List of people from Pennsylvania

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Pennsylvania, the sixth most populous state in the United States, is the birthplace or childhood home of many famous Americans. People from Pennsylvania are sometimes referred to as "Pennsylvanians."

The following is a list of famous Americans who were born and/or lived a significant portion of their lives, in Pennsylvania, along with their primary Pennsylvania city or town of residence:

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