List of people from Memphis, Tennessee

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This is a list of famous people who were born in, residents of, or otherwise closely associated with Memphis, Tennessee, and its surrounding metropolitan statistical area, including Crittenden County, Arkansas, DeSoto County, Mississippi, Marshall County, Mississippi, Tate County, Mississippi, Tunica County, Mississippi, Fayette County, Tennessee, Shelby County, Tennessee, and Tipton County, Tennessee.

This list is in alphabetical order by last name.

__NOTO>New York Times | publisher = New York Times | location = New York City | date = December 29, 1997

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Kathy Bates
Bobby "Blue" Bland

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Alex Chilton
Edward H. Crump

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Donald "Duck" Dunn

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Aretha Franklin
Morgan Freeman

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Al Green

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W.C. Handy

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Mother Jones

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K. Michelle

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Jerry Lee Lewis

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Wink Martindale
Willie Mitchell

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Elise Neal

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Elvis Presley

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Otis Redding

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Sam and Dave
Cybill Shepherd
Stella Stevens

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Carla Thomas

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Ida B. Wells
Junior Wells
Tennessee Williams

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Reichler, Joseph L., ed. (1979) [1969]. The Baseball Encyclopedia (4th edition ed.). New York: Macmillan Publishing. ISBN 0-02-578970-8. 
  2. ^ http://www.tnstate.edu/library/digital/churchrs.htm
  3. ^ Dao, James (February 17, 2010). "A Muslim Son, a Murder Trial and Many Questions". The New York Times. 
  4. ^ Kristina Goetz (November 13, 2010). "Muslim who shot soldier in Arkansas says he wanted to cause more death". The Knoxville News Sentinel. Retrieved November 15, 2010.