List of people from Georgia (U.S. state)

This is a list of notable people born in, or notable for their association with, Georgia.

Notable GeorgiansEdit

0–9Edit

AEdit

 
Musician Jason Aldean

BEdit

 
Football player Allen Bailey
 
Actress and model Kim Basinger
 
Musician André Lauren Benjamin, better known as André 3000
 
American football player Mel Blount
 
Musician Luke Bryan

CEdit

 
Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter
 
Actress and model Joelle Carter
 
Musician Ray Charles
 
Baseball player Ty Cobb

DEdit

 
Raymond Gilbert Davis, highly decorated United States Marine Corps general who served in the Pacific, Korean, and Vietnam Wars.
 
Cook and television personality Paula Deen

EEdit

FEdit

 
Comedian and actor Jeff Foxworthy

GEdit

 
Politician Newt Gingrich
 
Musician Cee Lo Green

HEdit

 
Wrestler Hulk Hogan
 
Dentist and gunfighter Doc Holliday

IEdit

JEdit

 
Musician Alan Jackson

KEdit

LEdit

 
Film producer, director and actor Spike Lee
 
Rapper and actor Ludacris

MEdit

 
Baseball player Nick Markakis
 
Baseball player Brian McCann
 
Former Georgia Governor Zell Miller

NEdit

 
Football player Cam Newton

OEdit

 
Founder and First Governor of Georgia James Oglethorpe

PEdit

 
Musician Richard Wayne Penniman, better known as Little Richard
 
Television host Ty Pennington
 
Producer Tyler Perry

REdit

 
Blues singer Ma Rainey
 
Baseball player Jackie Robinson

SEdit

 
Television personality Ryan Seacrest
 
Basketball player Josh Smith
 
Musician Michael Stipe of R.E.M.

TEdit

 
Football player Demaryius Thomas
 
Musician Travis Tritt

UEdit

VEdit

WEdit

 
Author and activist Alice Walker
 
Geneticist and anthropologist Dr. Spencer Wells
 
Actor and musician Devon Werkheiser
 
Basketball player Dominique Wilkins
 
President Woodrow Wilson

YEdit

 
Rapper Yung Joc

See alsoEdit

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