List of people from Barrington, Illinois

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The following list includes notable people who were born or have lived in Barrington, Illinois. For a similar list organized alphabetically by last name, see the category page People from Barrington, Illinois.

Arts and culture[edit]

Name Image Birth Death Known for Association Reference
Beckett, WilliamWilliam Beckett William Beckett.jpg Feb 11, 1985 Lead singer of The Academy Is... [citation needed]
Boyce, CharlesCharles Boyce Sep 21, 1949 Cartoonist, creator of Compu-toon [citation needed]
Campbell, SamSam Campbell Aug 1, 1895 April 13, 1962(1962-04-13) (aged 66) Author and nature writer Lived and died in Barrington [1]
Cavallari, KristinKristin Cavallari KristinCavallariSept10.jpg Jan 5, 1987 Actress (Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County) [2]
Chase, BaileyBailey Chase Bailey Chase 1.jpg May 1, 1972 Actor [citation needed]
Dart, Edward D.Edward D. Dart 1922 July 9, 1975 Modernist architect [citation needed]
Esperian, KallenKallen Esperian Jun 8, 1961 Lyric soprano Born in Barrington [3] Fuller, WilliamWilliam Fuller 1953 Poet Born in Barrington [citation needed]
Lasch, ChristopherChristopher Lasch Christopher Lasch.jpg Jun 1, 1932 Feb 14, 1994 Historian, moralist, and cultural critic [4]
Lipofsky, MarvinMarvin Lipofsky Sep 1, 1938 Glass artist [3][5]
Mee, Charles L.Charles L. Mee Sep 15, 1938 Playwright [6]
Moran, TerryTerry Moran Terry Moran.JPG Dec 9, 1959 Co-anchor of Nightline [3]
Moseley, BillBill Moseley Billgfdl.jpg Nov 11, 1951 Actor Born in Barrington [citation needed]
Pinter, Colleen ZenkColleen Zenk Pinter Jan 20, 1953 Emmy-nominated actress, As the World Turns Born in Barrington [3]
Roth, VeronicaVeronica Roth Veronica Roth March 18, 2014 (cropped).jpg Aug 19, 1988 Author of the Divergent trilogy
Rowley, CynthiaCynthia Rowley Jul 29, 1958 Fashion designer [7]
Shulman, YuryYury Shulman GM Yury Shulman.jpg Apr 29, 1975 Chess grandmaster; winner of the 2008 U.S. Chess Championship [8]
Snodgress, CarrieCarrie Snodgress CarrieSnodgress.jpg Oct 27, 1945 Apr 1, 2004 Actress [9]
Threlkeld, RichardRichard Threlkeld Nov 30, 1937 Jan 13, 2012 Former CBS news correspondent [10]
Vanderpoel, WaidWaid Vanderpoel May 19, 1922 Aug 25, 2003 Author and former Chief Investment Officer for First National Bank of Chicago [11]
Wolfe, GeneGene Wolfe Gene Wolfe, 2005.png May 7, 1931 Author [12]

Politics[edit]

Name Image Birth Death Known for Association Reference
Bean, MelissaMelissa Bean Melissa Bean Official.jpg Jan 22, 1962 US congressman representing Illinois's 8th congressional district [13][14][15]
Chase, Ira JoyIra Joy Chase Gov ira chase of indiana.gif Dec 7, 1834 May 11, 1895 Co-founder of the Grand Army of the Republic, 22nd governor of Indiana, and first Barrington citizen to enlist in the Union Army [16]
Furey, KevinKevin Furey Jan 24, 1983 US congressman from Montana Born in Barrington [17]
Garre, GregoryGregory Garre Gregory G. Garre.jpg Nov 1, 1964 United States Solicitor General [3]
Marland, Valerie AllenValerie Allen Marland 1917 1977 First Lady of West Virginia [citation needed]
Marland, William C.William C. Marland William C. Marland.jpg Mar 26, 1918 Nov 26, 1965 24th governor of West Virginia Lived and died in Barrington [18]
Paulson, HenryHenry Paulson Henry Paulson official Treasury photo, 2006.jpg Mar 28, 1946 United States Secretary of the Treasury
Stephenson, Richard J.Richard J. Stephenson Businessman and backer of FreedomWorks

Sports[edit]

Name Image Birth Death Known for Association Reference
Anderson, CraigCraig Anderson Craig Anderson 2013-05-24.JPG May 21, 1981 Goaltender for the Ottawa Senators [19]
Fencik, GaryGary Fencik Jun 11, 1954 Safety for the Chicago Bears [3][20]
Hallberg, GaryGary Hallberg May 31, 1958 Golfer on the PGA Tour [3]
Likens, JeffJeff Likens Aug 28, 1985 Defenceman for the American Hockey League and Deutsche Eishockey Liga Born in Barrington [21]
Miller, RyanRyan Miller Ryan Miller Crew.jpg Dec 14, 1984 Defender and midfielder for D.C. United Born in Barrington [3]
Wilson, DanDan Wilson Dan Wilson (catcher).jpg Mar 25, 1969 Catcher for the Cincinnati Reds and Seattle Mariners Born in Barrington [3][22]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "Kristin Cavallari - Unknow Photoshoot » Free Full Downloads, Rapidshare, Hotfile, Megaupload with Crack, Serial, Keygen, Game, Movie". Flmsdown. Retrieved 2010-07-10. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f g h i Bell, Taylor (June 4, 2008). "Barrington: A Legacy of Top Athletes, Champions". Chicago Sun-Times. Archived from the original on June 4, 2008. Retrieved May 26, 2009. 
  4. ^ "Christopher Lasch Biography". http://www.bookrags.com. Retrieved September 23, 2011.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  5. ^ Baizerman, Suzanne. "Marvin Lipofsky: A Glass Odyssey." Oakland Museum of California/University of Washington Press, 2003.
  6. ^ "Signature Theatre Company - About the Playwright". Signaturetheatre.org. 2006-08-31. Archived from the original on November 29, 2010. Retrieved 2010-07-10. 
  7. ^ Cynthia Rowley - IMDb
  8. ^ Westhoff, Jeffrey. "Features". Qbarrington.com. Archived from the original on May 27, 2009. Retrieved 2010-07-10. 
  9. ^ "Carrie Snodgress". Tcm.com. Retrieved 2010-07-10. 
  10. ^ "Medill - Hall of Achievement - Richard Threlkeld". Medill.northwestern.edu. 2004-04-26. Archived from the original on June 12, 2010. Retrieved 2010-07-10. 
  11. ^ "Illinois General Assembly - Full Text of SR0299". Ilga.gov. 2003-08-25. Retrieved 2010-07-10. 
  12. ^ Diane P. Kostick, "Voices of Barrington," p. 95, ISBN 0-7385-1980-4, 2002.
  13. ^ Becky Yerak (March 1, 2011). "Melissa Bean to lead Executives' Club of Chicago". www.chicagotribune.com. Retrieved September 19, 2011. 
  14. ^ "U.S. Rep. Melissa Bean, D-IL, on health care". Retrieved September 19, 2011. 
  15. ^ "Melissa Bean for Congress - 2010 FEC House Committee". findthedata.org. Retrieved September 19, 2011. 
  16. ^ "G.A.R. Department of Indiana Commander: Ira J. Chase". Suvcw.org. Retrieved 2010-07-10. 
  17. ^ "Montana Legislature: Sessions". Leg.mt.gov. 2009-12-23. Retrieved 2010-07-10. 
  18. ^ "William Casey Marland". Wvculture.org. Retrieved 2010-07-10. 
  19. ^ Craig Anderson Stats, News, Videos, Highlights, Pictures, Bio - Ottawa Senators - ESPN
  20. ^ "Gary Fencik Past Stats, Statistics, History, and Awards". databaseFootball.com. 1954-11-06. Archived from the original on 2010-02-12. Retrieved 2010-07-10. 
  21. ^ "Jeff Likens hockey statistics & profile at". Hockeydb.com. 1985-08-28. Retrieved 2010-07-10. 
  22. ^ "Dan Wilson, , MLB - CBSSports.com Baseball". Cbssports.com. 1969-03-25. Retrieved 2010-07-10.