List of people from Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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  2. ^ "Brandon Bass". basketball-reference.com. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
  3. ^ "Billy Cannon". pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
  4. ^ "Michael Clayton". pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
  5. ^ "Willie Davenport". Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
  6. ^ "Glen Davis". Louisiana State University. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
  7. ^ "David Dellucci". www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
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  9. ^ "Chad Durbin". www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
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  11. ^ "Randall Gay". pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
  12. ^ "Darryl Hamilton". www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
  13. ^ "Russ Johnson". www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
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  18. ^ "Todd McClure". pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
  19. ^ "Buddy Myer". www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
  20. ^ "Shaquille O'Neal". Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
  21. ^ "Jonathan Papelbon". www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
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  23. ^ "Andy Pettitte". www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
  24. ^ "Bobby Phills". basketball-reference.com. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
  25. ^ "Pat Screen". Allstate Sugar Bowl. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
  26. ^ "Ben Sheets". www.baseball-reference.com. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
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  28. ^ "Jim Taylor". pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
  29. ^ "Tyrus Thomas". basketball-reference.com. Retrieved 26 September 2013. 
  30. ^ "Reggie Torbor". pro-football-reference.com. Retrieved 27 September 2013. 
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  40. ^ "Larry S. Bankston". http://senate.la.gov/. Retrieved 28 September 2013.  External link in |publisher= (help)
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  43. ^ "V.J. Bella". Zoom Information, Inc. Retrieved 28 September 2013. 
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  45. ^ "Sherman A. Bernard". WWL-TV, Inc., a subsidiary of Belo Corp. Retrieved 28 September 2013. 
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  49. ^ "H. Rap Brown". Archived from the original on 14 October 2013. Retrieved 28 September 2013. 
  50. ^ "Ossie Brown". Legacy.com. Retrieved 28 September 2013. 
  51. ^ "Bryan Bush". Legacy.com. Retrieved 28 September 2013. 
  52. ^ "Victor Bussie". Legacy.com. Retrieved 28 September 2013. 
  53. ^ "George Caldwell". Louisiana Historical Association. Retrieved 28 September 2013. 
  54. ^ Andrea Gallo (November 21, 2015). "Barbara West Carpenter defeats Ulysses "Bones" Addison in race for House District 63 seat". The Baton Rouge Advocate. Retrieved April 6, 2016. 
  55. ^ "Steve Carter". MProject Vote Smart. Retrieved 29 September 2013. 
  56. ^ "Dr. Sally Clausen" (PDF). regents.ohio.gov. Retrieved October 7, 2013. 
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  58. ^ "Luther F. Cole". Capital City Press LLC. Retrieved 30 September 2013. 
  59. ^ "Carl Crane". MProject Vote Smart. Retrieved 30 September 2013. 
  60. ^ "William Daniel, IV's Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved May 22, 2015. 
  61. ^ "Paula Davis Bio" (PDF). Baton Rouge Republican Women. Retrieved November 29, 2015. 
  62. ^ "J.D. DeBlieux". ourcampaigns.com. Retrieved 30 September 2013. 
  63. ^ "William J. "Bill" Dodd". .knowla.org. Retrieved 30 September 2013. 
  64. ^ "Emmitt Douglas". Louisiana Historical Association. Retrieved 30 September 2013. 
  65. ^ "Gil Dozier". Capital City Press LLC. Retrieved 30 September 2013. 
  66. ^ "Ken Duncan". cubahoy.org. Retrieved July 5, 2015. 
  67. ^ "Rep. Rick Edmonds (R-LA 66th District)". cigarrights.capwiz.com. Retrieved March 29, 2016. 
  68. ^ Lee Feinswog (August 31, 2010; updated May 4, 2012). "Signature: Col. Michael David Edmonson". 225batonrouge.com. Retrieved September 17, 2014.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  69. ^ Rebekah Allen (February 24, 2016). "'Gentle and kind' Louisiana state Rep. Ronnie Edwards dies after 2-year battle with cancer". The Baton Rouge Advocate. Retrieved March 10, 2016. 
  70. ^ "Christian Faser, Jr. (1917-2004)". Baton Rouge Morning Advocate. January 18, 2004. Retrieved December 31, 2014. 
  71. ^ "Jimmy Field". lpsc.louisiana.gov. Retrieved 30 September 2013. 
  72. ^ "Heulette Fontenot". NOLA Media Group. Retrieved 30 September 2013. 
  73. ^ "Mike Futrell". Zoom Information, Inc. Retrieved 30 September 2013. 
  74. ^ "Gaston Gerald". Zoom Information, Inc. Retrieved 30 September 2013. 
  75. ^ "Ron Gomez". Zoom Information, Inc. Retrieved 30 September 2013. 
  76. ^ "Douglas Gonzales, December 1935". Louisiana Secretary of State. Retrieved January 22, 2015. 
  77. ^ "William H. Gray". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved 30 September 2013. 
  78. ^ "Hunter Greene". MProject Vote Smart. Retrieved 30 September 2013. 
  79. ^ "Anthony Guarisco, Jr" (PDF). http://senate.la.gov/. Retrieved 30 September 2013.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  80. ^ "2011 Louisiana Revised Statutes: Title 56 — Wildlife and Fisheries: RS 56:7.1 — Jesse J. Guidry Center for Wildlife and Fisheries Resources". law.justia.com. 1988. Retrieved September 11, 2015. 
  81. ^ "Judge John Michael Guidry receives new position". ladatanews.com. May 20, 2014. Retrieved July 15, 2015. 
  82. ^ "Dudley A. Guglielmo". Louisiana Political Museum. Retrieved 30 September 2013. 
  83. ^ "T. H. Harris". University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  84. ^ "Dennis P. Hebert". The Baton Rouge Advocate. Retrieved September 13, 2015. 
  85. ^ "Betty Heitman Is Dead; G.O.P. Leader Was 64, February 3, 1994". The New York Times. Retrieved October 24, 2013. 
  86. ^ "About Dr. Charles Herring". charlesrherring.com. Retrieved December 27, 2014. 
  87. ^ "Kip Holden". East Baton Rouge Parish Library. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  88. ^ "Dalton W. Honore". house.louisiana.gov. Retrieved April 26, 2015. 
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  90. ^ "Barry Ivey". MProject Vote Smart. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  91. ^ "Alfonse Jackson, Jr.". Baton Rouge Advocate. Retrieved December 24, 2014. 
  92. ^ "Edward C. "Ted" James, II". house.louisiana.gov. Retrieved April 24, 2015. 
  93. ^ "Louis E. "Woody" Jenkins". The Washington Times,. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  94. ^ "Bobby Jindal". National Governors Association. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  95. ^ "Theodore "Ted" Jones". lapoliticalmuseum.com. Retrieved December 11, 2013. 
  96. ^ "Edmond Jordan Announces Candidacy for Louisiana House District 29". swagher.net. July 15, 2015. Retrieved May 15, 2016. 
  97. ^ "Donald Ray Kennard". y Legacy.com. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  98. ^ "Claude Kirkpatrick". Legacy.com ©. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  99. ^ "Edith Killgore Kirkpatrick". Zoom Information, Inc. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  100. ^ "Justice Jeannett Theriot Knoll". lasc.org. Retrieved October 18, 2013. 
  101. ^ "Dan Kyle". Worldnow and WAFB. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  102. ^ "Coleman Lindsey". The American Historical Society,. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  103. ^ "Elmer Litchfield". Worldnow and WAFB. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  104. ^ "Emily Lane, LaPolitics publisher John Maginnis dies at age 66". New Orleans Times-Picayune. Retrieved May 25, 2014. 
  105. ^ "Robert M. Marionneaux". Zoom Information, Inc. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  106. ^ Ben Wallace (April 14, 2014). "Eugene McGehee, former state legislator and judge, dies". Baton Rouge Morning Advocate. Retrieved July 12, 2014. 
  107. ^ "Chuck McMains". MProject Vote Smart. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  108. ^ "Henson Moore". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  109. ^ "Jewel Joseph Newman". Baton Rouge Advocate. Retrieved October 12, 2014. 
  110. ^ "J. Kelly Nix's overview". linkedin.com. Retrieved October 6, 2013. 
  111. ^ "Darrell Ourso wins Louisiana House seat for southeast Baton Rouge: 72 votes lead to victory over Buddy Amoroso". The Baton Rouge Advocate. March 28, 2015. Retrieved March 30, 2015. 
  112. ^ "James Ronald Skains, Political "Hall" honors eight, 2009". The Piney Woods Journal. Retrieved October 5, 2013. 
  113. ^ Charles Lussier (July 15, 2014). "BR's U.S. Judge John Parker dies at age 85: Tenure began with desegregation case". Baton Rouge Morning Advocate. Retrieved July 16, 2014. 
  114. ^ Matt McKinney (January 17, 2015). "Mary Evelyn Parker, longtime Louisiana treasurer, dies at age 94". The Baton Rouge Advocate. Retrieved January 18, 2015. 
  115. ^ "Paul Pastorek: Biography: Former Louisiana State Superintendent of Education & Member Emeritus". chiefsforchange.org. Retrieved June 4, 2014. 
  116. ^ "Tony Perkins". MProject Vote Smart. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  117. ^ "Ralph Perlman". Baton Rouge Morning Advocate. Retrieved May 31, 2013. 
  118. ^ "Melvin L. Rambin". newspaperarchive. Retrieved July 9, 2013. 
  119. ^ "Louisiana Governor Buddy Elson Roemer III". National Governors Association. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  120. ^ "Kevin Reilly". Capital City Press. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  121. ^ "Sean Reilly". Zoom Information, Inc. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  122. ^ "Membership in the Louisiana House of Representatives, 1812-Present: East Baton Rouge Parish" (PDF). Louisiana Secretary of State. Retrieved December 26, 2014. 
  123. ^ "Patricia Haynes Smith". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved April 27, 2015. 
  124. ^ Danielle Maddox Kinchen. "Ed Steimel, who left his mark on public policy in Louisiana, dies at age 94". The Baton Rouge Advocate. Retrieved April 10, 2016. 
  125. ^ "Raymond Strother: Political Strategist/Author (1940)". Museum of the Gulf Coast. Retrieved October 10, 2013. 
  126. ^ "Zachary Taylor". whitehouse.gov. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  127. ^ "James H. "Jim" Brown, Will Landrieu And Jindal Face Off In Senate Race?, May 23, 2013". wjbo.com. Retrieved October 25, 2013. 
  128. ^ "David C. Treen". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  129. ^ "Walden, R.B.". Louisiana Historical Association, A Dictionary of Louisiana Biography (lahistory.org). Retrieved December 28, 2010. 
  130. ^ "Gus Weill". lpb.org. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  131. ^ "Bodi White". MProject Vote Smart. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  132. ^ "John White's appointment as Louisiana education superintendent assures continuity for reforms: An editorial, January 13, 2012". New Orleans Times-Picayune. Retrieved October 21, 2013. 
  133. ^ "Alfred C. Williams' Biography". Project Vote Smart. Retrieved April 24, 2015. 
  134. ^ "J. Robert Wooley". Zoom Information, Inc. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  135. ^ "Aubrey W. Young". Capital City Press LLC. Retrieved 1 October 2013. 
  136. ^ "Robert H. Barrow". The New York Times Company. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 
  137. ^ "Francis Grevemberg". Capital City Press LLC. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 
  138. ^ "Junius Wallace Jones". http://files.usgwarchives.net/. Retrieved 2 October 2013.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  139. ^ "John A. Lejeune". Louisiana Naval War Memorial Commission*. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 
  140. ^ "Abrams, Morris Newton". Louisiana Historical Association, A Dictionary of Louisiana Biography (lahistory.org). Retrieved December 24, 2010. 
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  142. ^ "David French Boyd". http://louisdl.louislibraries.org/. Retrieved 2 October 2013.  External link in |publisher= (help)
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  144. ^ "Caldwell, Stephen Adol;phus". Louisiana Historical Association: A Dictionary of Louisiana Biography. Retrieved March 15, 2011. 
  145. ^ "Mark T. Carleton". Zoom Information, Inc. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 
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  147. ^ "Beth Courtney". Zoom Information, Inc. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 
  148. ^ "Ed Cullen". Capital City Press LLC. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 
  149. ^ "Kenneth L. Dixon". The New York Times Company. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 
  150. ^ "Michael P. Dunne". Capital City Press LLC. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 
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  152. ^ "John Guckenheim Ger". .ams.org. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 
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  154. ^ "George Hilton Jones III". Capital City Press LLC. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 
  155. ^ "John LaPlante". Capital City Press LLC. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 
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  158. ^ "About Bob Mann". bobmannblog.com. Retrieved October 18, 2013. 
  159. ^ Bischoff, Claire. "Protestant Educators: Mary Elizabeth Moore". Talbot School of Theology. Retrieved 5 May 2015. 
  160. ^ "Burl Noggle". Baton Rouge Morning Advocate, January 12, 2014. Retrieved January 12, 2014. 
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  163. ^ "Jesse N. Stone". Southern University Law Center. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 
  164. ^ "William Y. Thompson". Tributes, Inc. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 
  165. ^ "Jesse Dale Thorn". Baton Rouge Morning Advocate. Retrieved May 17, 2014. 
  166. ^ "Eric Voegelin". Louisiana State University,. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 
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  169. ^ "T. Harry Williams". LSU Press. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 
  170. ^ Bill Lodge. "Philanthropist, founder of TJ Ribs, Ruffino's restaurants T.J. Moran dies at age 84, family friend says: Restaurateur funded medical outreach". Baton Rouge Advocate. Retrieved May 19, 2015. 

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