Famous People Born In Akron

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 1 LeBron James

LeBron James
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: One of the Greatest Players in NBA History
Birthdate: December 30, 1984
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'9" (206 cm)

 2 Stephen Curry

Stephen Curry
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Greatest Shooter in NBA History
Birthdate: March 14, 1988
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 3 Chrissie Hynde

Chrissie Hynde
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: September 7, 1951
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 4 James Harrison

James Harrison
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: May 4, 1978
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 5 Angie Everhart

Angie Everhart
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Actress, Model
Birthdate: September 7, 1969
Sun Sign: Virgo

 6 David Allan Coe

David Allan Coe
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer-songwriter, Musician, Singer
Birthdate: September 6, 1939
Sun Sign: Virgo

 7 Ray Wise

Ray Wise
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 20, 1947
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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 8 James Ingram

James Ingram
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 16, 1952
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: January 29, 2019

 9 Jani Lane

Jani Lane
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: February 1, 1964
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: August 10, 2011
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 10 John Dean

John Dean
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: October 14, 1938
Sun Sign: Libra

 11 Mark Mothersbaugh

Mark Mothersbaugh
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer, Singer
Birthdate: May 18, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus

 12 Mike Vrabel

Mike Vrabel
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football coach
Birthdate: August 14, 1975
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 13 Melina Kanakaredes

Melina Kanakaredes
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 23, 1967
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 14 Judith Resnik

Judith Resnik
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: April 5, 1949
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: January 28, 1986

 15 Willard Van Orman Quine

Willard Van Orman Quine
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Famous As: Mathematician, Analytic philosopher, Philosopher of language, Epistemologist, Philosopher of science, University teacher, Professor, Philosopher
Birthdate: June 25, 1908
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: December 25, 2000

 16 Thurman Munson

Thurman Munson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball Player
Birthdate: June 7, 1947
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: August 2, 1979
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 17 Hugh Downs

Hugh Downs
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Famous As: Broadcaster
Birthdate: February 14, 1921
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: July 1, 2020
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 18 Antoine Winfield Sr.

Antoine Winfield Sr.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: June 24, 1977
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 19 John Magaro

John Magaro
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 16, 1983
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 20 Dan Auerbach

Dan Auerbach
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer, Musician, Guitarist
Birthdate: May 14, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 21 Nate Thurmond

Nate Thurmond
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: July 25, 1941
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: July 16, 2016
Height: 6'11" (211 cm)

 22 Lola Albright

Lola Albright
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Famous As: Actress, Singer
Birthdate: July 20, 1924
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: March 23, 2017
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 23 Tim Owens

Tim Owens
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: September 13, 1967
Sun Sign: Virgo

 24 Maverick Carter

Maverick Carter
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessperson, Basketball player
Birthdate: October 10, 1980
Sun Sign: Libra

 25 Ara Parseghian

Ara Parseghian
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player, Coach
Birthdate: May 21, 1923
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: August 2, 2017

 26 Neel Kashkari

Neel Kashkari
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Investment banker, Politician
Birthdate: July 30, 1973
Sun Sign: Leo

 27 Howard Hewett

Howard Hewett
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician, Songwriter, Recording artist
Birthdate: October 1, 1955
Sun Sign: Libra

 28 Parris Campbell

Parris Campbell
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: July 16, 1997
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 29 Beanie Wells

Beanie Wells
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: August 7, 1988
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 30 Heather Kozar

Heather Kozar
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Actor, Playboy Playmate, Model
Birthdate: May 4, 1976
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 31 Rhea Butcher

Rhea Butcher
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Famous As: Stand-up Comedian
Birthdate: August 12, 1982
Sun Sign: Leo

 32 Gary Pinkel

Gary Pinkel
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Head coach, American football player
Birthdate: April 27, 1952
Sun Sign: Taurus

 33 Whitney Mercilus

Whitney Mercilus
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: July 21, 1990
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 34 Chris Stuckmann

Chris Stuckmann
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Listed In: YouTubers
Famous As: YouTube Film Critic, Filmmaker
Birthdate: April 15, 1988
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 35 Devin Smith

Devin Smith
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: March 3, 1992
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 36 Vaughn Monroe

Vaughn Monroe
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer, Musician
Birthdate: October 7, 1911
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: May 21, 1973

 37 Romeo Travis

Romeo Travis
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: December 10, 1984
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 38 Dru Joyce

Dru Joyce
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: January 29, 1985
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 39 Marian Mercer

Marian Mercer
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Famous As: Actress, Musician
Birthdate: November 26, 1935
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: April 27, 2011

 40 Gus Johnson

Gus Johnson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player, Basketball Coach
Birthdate: December 13, 1938
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: April 29, 1987
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 41 Michael Dokes

Michael Dokes
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: August 10, 1958
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: August 11, 2012
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 42 Robert Quine

Robert Quine
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Guitarist
Birthdate: December 30, 1942
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: May 31, 2004

 43 David McLean

David McLean
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 19, 1922
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: October 12, 1995
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 44 William Boyett

William Boyett
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Famous As: Actor known for his roles in law enforcement dramas on television from the 1950s through the 1990s
Birthdate: January 3, 1927
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: December 29, 2004
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 45 Sydne Rome

Sydne Rome
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 17, 1951
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 46 Alan Myers

Alan Myers
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: musician
Birthdate: 1955 AD
Died: June 24, 2013

 47 Art Arfons

Art Arfons
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Car Racer
Birthdate: February 3, 1926
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: December 3, 2007

 48 Jaroslav Pelikan

Jaroslav Pelikan
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: December 17, 1923
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: May 13, 2006

 49 David Jenkins

David Jenkins
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Olympic Athlete
Birthdate: June 29, 1936
Sun Sign: Cancer

 50 Stanford R. Ovshinsky

Stanford R. Ovshinsky
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Famous As: Inventor
Birthdate: November 24, 1922
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: October 17, 2012