Famous Folks of The First Coast

Famous Folks of the First Coast

Politics

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Notable people

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Athletes

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<h2>Entertainers</h2>
<p><i>Listed chronologically by year of birth:</i></p>
<ul>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Merian_C._Cooper” title=”Merian C. Cooper”>Merian C. Cooper</a> (1893–1973), Hollywood director, producer and writer, <i><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/King_Kong_(1933_film)” title=”King Kong (1933 film)”>King Kong</a></i></li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosalie_King” title=”Rosalie King”>Rosalie King-Simpson</a> (1902–1997), stage actress and singer</li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_J._Tuttle” title=”William J. Tuttle”>William Tuttle</a> (1912–2007), Hollywood makeup artist for over 300 movies and television shows</li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frankie_Manning” title=”Frankie Manning”>Frankie Manning</a> (born 1914), dancer and choreographer</li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meinhardt_Raabe” title=”Meinhardt Raabe”>Meinhardt Raabe</a> (1915–2010), played the Coroner Munchkin in <i><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Wizard_of_Oz_(1939_film)” title=”The Wizard of Oz (1939 film)”>The Wizard of Oz</a></i>, resided at Penny Farms Retirement Community</li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dorothy_Shay” title=”Dorothy Shay”>Dorothy Shay</a> (1921-1978), chanteuse, “The Park Avenue Hillbillie”</li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Jack_Holt” class=”mw-redirect” title=”David Jack Holt”>David Jack Holt</a> (1927–2003), child actor, groomed to be the male <a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shirley_Temple” title=”Shirley Temple”>Shirley Temple</a></li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wanda_Hendrix” title=”Wanda Hendrix”>Wanda Hendrix</a> (1928–1981), actress, married World War II hero <a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Audie_Murphy” title=”Audie Murphy”>Audie Murphy</a></li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leonard_Jackson_(actor)” title=”Leonard Jackson (actor)”>Leonard Jackson</a> (1928-2013), actor, starred on <a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PBS” title=”PBS”>PBS</a> shows <i><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sesame_Street” title=”Sesame Street”>Sesame Street</a></i> and <i><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shining_Time_Station” title=”Shining Time Station”>Shining Time Station</a></i></li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paula_Kelly_(actress/dancer)” class=”mw-redirect” title=”Paula Kelly (actress/dancer)”>Paula Kelly</a> (born 1943), dancer and actress best known for <i><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sweet_Charity” title=”Sweet Charity”>Sweet Charity</a></i> and <i><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Andromeda_Strain” title=”The Andromeda Strain”>The Andromeda Strain</a></i></li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gene_Deckerhoff” title=”Gene Deckerhoff”>Gene Deckerhoff</a> (born 1945), voice of the <a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tampa_Bay_Buccaneers” title=”Tampa Bay Buccaneers”>Tampa Bay Buccaneers</a> and <a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Florida_State_Seminoles” title=”Florida State Seminoles”>Florida State Seminoles</a></li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patrika_Darbo” title=”Patrika Darbo”>Patrika Darbo</a> (born 1948), television actress, <i><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Days_of_Our_Lives” title=”Days of Our Lives”>Days of Our Lives</a></i></li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ken_Fallin” title=”Ken Fallin”>Ken Fallin</a>, (born 1948), <a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caricaturist” class=”mw-redirect” title=”Caricaturist”>caricaturist</a></li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Chaves” title=”Richard Chaves”>Richard Chaves</a>, (born 1951), actor, known for playing “Poncho” in <i><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Predator_(film)” title=”Predator (film)”>Predator</a></i></li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henriette_Allais” class=”mw-redirect” title=”Henriette Allais”>Henriette Allais</a> (born 1954), model, <i><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Playboy” title=”Playboy”>Playboy</a></i> <a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Playmate” class=”mw-redirect” title=”Playmate”>Playmate</a> March, 1980</li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rex_Smith” title=”Rex Smith”>Rex Smith</a> (born 1955), actor and singer, <i><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Pirates_of_Penzance” title=”The Pirates of Penzance”>The Pirates of Penzance</a></i></li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Linden_Ashby” title=”Linden Ashby”>Linden Ashby</a> (born 1960), television actor, <i><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Young_and_the_Restless” title=”The Young and the Restless”>The Young and the Restless</a></i></li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donna_Deegan” title=”Donna Deegan”>Donna Deegan</a> (born 1962), television news anchor</li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leanza_Cornett” title=”Leanza Cornett”>Leanza Cornett</a> (born 1971), 1993 <a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miss_America” title=”Miss America”>Miss America</a>, television actress</li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Al_Letson” title=”Al Letson”>Al Letson</a> (born 1974), radio host; host of <a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Public_Radio” class=”mw-redirect” title=”National Public Radio”>National Public Radio</a>’s <i><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/State_of_the_Re:Union” title=”State of the Re:Union”>State of the Re:Union</a></i></li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nichole_Van_Croft” class=”mw-redirect” title=”Nichole Van Croft”>Nichole Van Croft</a> (born 1973), model, <i><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Playboy” title=”Playboy”>Playboy</a></i> <a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Playmate” class=”mw-redirect” title=”Playmate”>Playmate</a> October, 2000</li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rahman_Johnson” title=”Rahman Johnson”>Rahman Johnson</a> (born 1976), radio personality, politician</li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jennifer_Rovero” title=”Jennifer Rovero”>Jennifer Rovero</a> (born 1978), model, <i>Playboy</i> Playmate July, 1999</li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jessica_Morris” title=”Jessica Morris”>Jessica Morris</a> (born 1980), television actress, <i><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/One_Life_to_Live” title=”One Life to Live”>One Life to Live</a></i></li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yoanna_House” title=”Yoanna House”>Yoanna House</a> (born 1980), fashion model, winner of <a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/America%27s_Next_Top_Model_(cycle_2)” title=”America’s Next Top Model (cycle 2)”>cycle 2</a> of <a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/America%27s_Next_Top_Model” title=”America’s Next Top Model”>America’s Next Top Model</a></li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lil_Duval” title=”Lil Duval”>Lil Duval</a> (born 1981), comedian</li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tiffany_Selby” class=”mw-redirect” title=”Tiffany Selby”>Tiffany Selby</a> (born 1981), model, <i>Playboy</i> Playmate July, 2007</li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whitney_Thompson” title=”Whitney Thompson”>Whitney Thompson</a> (born 1987), fashion model, winner of <a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/America%27s_Next_Top_Model_(cycle_10)” title=”America’s Next Top Model (cycle 10)”>tenth cycle</a> of <i><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/America%27s_Next_Top_Model” title=”America’s Next Top Model”>America’s Next Top Model</a></i></li>
<li><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ashley_Greene” title=”Ashley Greene”>Ashley Greene</a> (born 1987), actress, best known as Alice Cullen in <i><a href=”https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Twilight_(2008_film)” title=”Twilight (2008 film)”>Twilight</a></i></li>
</ul>

Musicians and composers

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Bands

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