List of people from Columbus, Ohio

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The following list includes notable people who were born or have lived in Columbus, Ohio, in alphabetical order by last name.

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  • George Bellows (1882–1925), realist painter, known for bold depictions of urban life in New York City, becoming, according to Columbus Museum of Art, "the most acclaimed American artist of his generation"
  • Charles Csuri (1922–), father of digital art and computer animation
  • Josh Dun (1988–), drummer. Drummer of the American musical duo, Twenty Øne Piløts
  • Ray Evans (1887-1954), political cartoonist
  • Shawn Foster (1973-), Music video, film and television director
  • Alex Grey (1953– ), psychedelic artist. Grey was born in Columbus and attended Columbus College of Art and Design
  • Christopher Ries (1952– ), sculptor. Ries was born in Columbus and attended the Ohio State University
  • Aminah Robinson (1940–2015), artist. Robinson was born in Columbus
  • Alice Schille (1869–1955), watercolorist and painter
  • T. S. Sullivant (1854–1926), cartoonist and illustrator

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References[edit]

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  3. ^ "Ann Shaw dies at 93; civic leader in Los Angeles for five decades". LA Times News. Retrieved 2016-03-26.