List of people from Providence, Rhode Island

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The following list includes notable people who were born or have lived in Providence, Rhode Island.

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  2. ^ "A History of Swan Point Cemetery". Swan Point Cemetery. Retrieved March 26, 2014. 
  3. ^ "H.P. Lovecraft Walking Tour Returns". Official Website of the City of Provdence, Rhode Island. Retrieved April 8, 2014. 
  4. ^ "Sequence of Events". Cosmic Teams. Retrieved April 7, 2014. 
  5. ^ "90s FAMILY At Feinstein, Youths Learn the Value of Volunteering". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved April 7, 2014. 
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  7. ^ "A legacy of more than 140 years of serviceto the elder community of Rhode Island". Steere House. Retrieved April 7, 2014. 
  8. ^ "Zachariah Allen Papers". Rhode Island Historical Society. Retrieved April 7, 2014. 
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  14. ^ "BEARD, Edward Peter, (1940 - )". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved April 8, 2014. 
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  16. ^ "BROWN, John, (1736 - 1803)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved April 7, 2014. 
  17. ^ "CHAFEE, John Hubbard, (1922 - 1999)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved April 7, 2014. 
  18. ^ "Chafee, Zechariah. Papers, 1898-1957: Finding Aid". Harvard University Library. Retrieved April 7, 2014. 
  19. ^ "Mayor Vincent A. Cianci, Jr. (D - Providence, RI)". Americans for the Arts. Retrieved April 7, 2014. 
  20. ^ "DAVIS, Thomas, (1806 - 1895)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved April 4, 2014. 
  21. ^ "In Memoriam". Rhode Island Bar Journal. Retrieved April 25, 2014. 
  22. ^ "FOSTER, Dwight, (1757 - 1823)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved April 3, 2014. 
  23. ^ "FOSTER, Theodore, (1752 - 1828)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved April 3, 2014. 
  24. ^ "GREENE, Albert Collins, (1792 - 1863)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved March 27, 2014. 
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  26. ^ "Governor Stephen Hopkins House (1708)". The National Society of The Colonial Dams of America. Retrieved April 7, 2014. 
  27. ^ "The Happy Warrior". The Nation. October 25, 2004. Retrieved April 5, 2014. 
  28. ^ "LAPHAM, Oscar, (1837 - 1926)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved March 26, 2014. 
  29. ^ "PASTORE, John Orlando, (1907 - 2000)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved April 4, 2014. 
  30. ^ "About Pamela Sawyer". Connecticut House Republican Office. Retrieved April 4, 2014. 
  31. ^ "TIERNAN, Robert Owens, (1929 - )". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved April 21, 2014. 
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  34. ^ "Deon Anderson". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved April 8, 2014. 
  35. ^ "Rocco Baldelli". 2014 Breeze Publications, Inc. Retrieved 27 April 2014. 
  36. ^ "Marvin Barnes". 2000-2014 Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 27 April 2014. 
  37. ^ "Will Blackmon". 2000-2014 Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 27 April 2014. 
  38. ^ "Ernie DiGregorio". 2000-2014 Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 27 April 2014. 
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  40. ^ "Chris Ianetta". 2000-2013 Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 27 April 2014. 
  41. ^ "Ray Jarvis Stats". Baseball Almanac. Retrieved April 8, 2014. 
  42. ^ "Paul Konerko". 2000-2013 Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 27 April 2014. 
  43. ^ "Marilyn C. Jones". 2005-2014 All American Girls Professional Baseball League Players Association, Inc. Retrieved 27 April 2014. 
  44. ^ "Davey Lopes". 2000-2013 Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 27 April 2014. 
  45. ^ "Tom Lovett". 2000-2013 Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 27 April 2014. 
  46. ^ "Peter Manfredo Jr.". BoxRec. Retrieved 27 April 2014. 
  47. ^ "Bill Osmanski". 2001-2013 National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame and Museum, Inc. Retrieved 27 April 2014. 
  48. ^ "Chuck Palumbo". 2014 Discovery Communications, LLC. Retrieved 27 April 2014. 
  49. ^ "Michael Parkhurst". 2014 United States Olympic Committee. Retrieved 27 April 2014.