List of people from Arizona

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Location of Arizona on the U.S. map
Flag map of Arizona.svg

The following are people either born/raised or have lived for a significant period of time in the U.S. state of Arizona and/or the Arizona Territory.

Art, literature, journalism, and poetry

Art

Literature

Journalism

Poetry

Film, television, and theater

Military and war

Music

Old West era

  • Apache Kid (1860–1896?) – outlaw, reported killer of three Arizona lawmen 1889–1890 [2]
  • Cochise (1812–1874) – chief of the Chiricahua Apache
  • Geronimo (1829–1909) – leader of Chiricahua Apache who fought against encroachment of European settlers on Native American lands; hero of Native American fight for respect and independence
  • James Reavis (1843–1914) – self-styled "Baron of Arizona", claimed to have owned much of Arizona

Politics

Science and medicine

Sports

Television and radio

Fictional characters

Others

See also

References

  1. ^ https://www.webcitation.org/query?url=http://www.geocities.com/alvieself/index.html&date=2009-10-25+12:22:03
  2. ^ http://www.odmp.org/officer.php?oid=11200
  3. ^ "Denison Kitchel, 94; Ran Goldwater's Presidential Bid, October 24, 2002". The Los Angeles Times. Retrieved June 2, 2013.
  4. ^ "Chosön, the Land of the Morning Calm; a Sketch of Korea". World Digital Library. 1888. Retrieved June 12, 2013.
  5. ^ "DogTown's John Garcia Shares His Story," December 2008
  6. ^ Answers.com. "Martha Speaks TV Show". Archived from the original on July 14, 2015. Retrieved August 20, 2014.