List of people from Arizona

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The following are people who were either born/raised or have lived for a significant period of time in the state of Arizona and/or the Arizona Territory.

Art, literature and journalism[edit]


Film and theater[edit]

Military and war[edit]


Old West era[edit]

  • Apache Kid (1860–1896?) - outlaw, reported killer of three Arizona lawmen 1889–1890 [2]
  • Cochise (1812–1874) - chief of the Chiricahua Apache
  • Geronimo (1829–1909) - leader of Chiricahua Apache who fought against encroachment of European settlers on Native American lands; hero of Native American fight for respect and independence
  • James Reavis (1843–1914) - self-styled "Baron of Arizona," claimed to have owned much of Arizona


Science and medicine[edit]


Television and radio[edit]

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