List of people from Bakersfield, California

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This is a list of notable natives and residents in Bakersfield, California

Notable natives and residents[edit]

A panoramic view of Bakersfield, taken from Stockdale Tower, the tallest building in the city, facing east/northeast

Law and politics[edit]

The Bush House: In 1949, George H. W. Bush (41st President of the U.S.) moved here to sell oil field equipment with son, George W. Bush (43rd President of the U.S.), who was three years old at the time. [1][2]

Science and medicine[edit]

Arts and entertainment[edit]

Sports[edit]

Rabobank Arena

Baseball[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Football[edit]

Motorsports[edit]

Other sports[edit]

Crime[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ President Bush's one-time Bakersfield home to be museum, KGET, January 19, 2009, Accessed August 8, 2009.
  2. ^ The Bush House, thebushhouse.net, Accessed August 8, 2009.

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