List of people from Charlotte, North Carolina

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This is a list of people who were born in, lived in, or are closely associated with the city of Charlotte, North Carolina.

Academia[edit]

Art and literature[edit]

Spirit Square Center for the Arts

Athletes[edit]

Stephen Curry
Seth Curry
Corey Seager

Business[edit]

Entertainment[edit]

Journalism and media[edit]

Military[edit]

Musicians[edit]

Politics and law[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

References[edit]

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