Famous People Born In Springfield

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 1 
Dr. Seuss
(Children's Author And Illustrator)

Dr. Seuss
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Birthdate: March 2, 1904
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: September 24, 1991

 2 

Kurt Russell
14
Birthdate: March 17, 1951
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 3 
Chloë Sevigny
(Actress, Model & Filmmaker Known for Her Work in Independent Films)

Chloë Sevigny
10
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: November 18, 1974
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 4 
June Foray
(Former Voice actress who Provided the voice of Rocket J. Squirrel in the animated series Rocky and Bullwinkle from 1959 to 1964)

June Foray
1
Birthdate: September 18, 1917
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: July 25, 2017
Height: 4'11" (150 cm)

 5 
Timothy Francis Leary
(American psychologist)

Timothy Francis Leary
2
Birthdate: October 22, 1920
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: May 31, 1996

 6 
Paige Turco
(Actress)

Paige Turco
6
Birthdate: May 17, 1965
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 7 
Chirlane McCray
(Writer, Social Activist)

Chirlane McCray
0
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: November 29, 1954
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
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 8 
Eleanor Powell
(Dancer, Actress)

Eleanor Powell
4
Birthdate: November 21, 1912
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: February 11, 1982
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 9 
Linda Perry
(Famous songwriter for stars like Pink, Gwen Stefani, Courtney Love, Kelly Osbourne, and Christina Aguilera)

Linda Perry
10
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 15, 1965
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 10 
Joe Arpaio
(Former Maricopa County Sheriff)

Joe Arpaio
8
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 14, 1932
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 11 
Mike Gravel
(United States Senator from Alaska (1969-1981))

Mike Gravel
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 13, 1930
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: June 26, 2021

 12 
John Ashton
(actor, film actor, television actor)

John Ashton
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Birthdate: February 22, 1948
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 13 

Robert B. Parker
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 17, 1932
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: January 18, 2010

 14 
Joe Philbin
(American football coach)

Joe Philbin
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 2, 1961
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 15 
Nina Blackwood
(Actor, Disc jockey, Television actor)

Nina Blackwood
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Birthdate: September 12, 1955
Sun Sign: Virgo

 16 
Creighton Abrams
(Military General)

Creighton Abrams
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 15, 1914
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: September 4, 1974

 17 
Larry O'Brien
(Politician)

Larry O'Brien
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 7, 1917
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: September 28, 1990

 18 
Donald Davidson
(Philosopher and professor who focused on philosophy of mind, philosophy of language, and action theory.)

Donald Davidson
1
Birthdate: March 6, 1917
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: August 30, 2003

 19 
Christian Wilkins
(American football player)

Christian Wilkins
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 20, 1995
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 20 
Vinny Del Negro
(Basketball player)

Vinny Del Negro
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 9, 1966
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 21 
Nick Buoniconti
(American football player)

Nick Buoniconti
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 15, 1940
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: July 30, 2019
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 22 
Joe Morello
(Jazz Drummer Best Known for Playing with Pianist ‘Dave Brubeck Quartet’)

Joe Morello
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 17, 1928
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: March 12, 2011

 23 
Bill Danoff
(“Afternoon Delight", which he wrote and performed as a member of the Starland Vocal Band)

Bill Danoff
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 7, 1946
Sun Sign: Taurus

 24 
Benjamin F. Wade
(Politician)

Benjamin F. Wade
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 27, 1800
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: March 2, 1878

 25 
Tommy Tallarico
(Composer)

Tommy Tallarico
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: February 18, 1968
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 26 
Phil Woods
(Jazz alto Saxophonist, Clarinetist)

Phil Woods
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 2, 1931
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: September 29, 2015

 27 
Ernest Becker
(Former anthropologist known for Eliciting the creation of Terror Management Theory)

Ernest Becker
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Birthdate: September 27, 1924
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: March 6, 1974

 28 
Chester Bowles
(Politician)

Chester Bowles
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 5, 1901
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: May 25, 1986

 29 
Travis Best
(Basketball player)

Travis Best
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 12, 1972
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 30 
Joe Ragland
(Basketball player)

Joe Ragland
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 11, 1989
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 31 
Rabbit Maranville
(Baseball manager)

Rabbit Maranville
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 11, 1891
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: January 6, 1954

 32 
Benjamin Day
(Newspaper Publisher)

Benjamin Day
0
Birthdate: April 10, 1810
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: December 21, 1889

 33 

Alfred Ely Beach
0
Birthdate: September 1, 1826
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: January 1, 1896

 34 
Joseph Napolitan
(Political Consultant)

Joseph Napolitan
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 6, 1929
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: December 2, 2013

 35 
Edward Shils
(Professor)

Edward Shils
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 1, 1910
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: January 23, 1995

 36 

David Ames Wells
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: June 17, 1828
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: November 6, 1898

 37 
Carleen Hutchins
(Innovator)

Carleen Hutchins
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Birthdate: May 24, 1911
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: August 7, 2009