List of people from Colorado Springs, Colorado

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The city of Colorado Springs, the second-largest city in Colorado and the county seat of El Paso County, Colorado, United States, has been the birthplace and home of several notable individuals. This list of people from Colorado Springs includes people that were born or lived in the city or greater metropolitan area. Individuals included in this list are people presumed to be notable because they have received significant coverage in reliable sources that are independent of the subject.[A]

Agriculture[edit]

  • Nick Venetucci (1911–2004), philanthropist who donated over 1 million pumpkins to children

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Television, theater, and film[edit]

Video game designers[edit]

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Science and technology[edit]

Astronauts[edit]

Sports[edit]

Baseball[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Combat sports[edit]

Football[edit]

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References[edit]

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  2. ^ W. R. Evitt. "Myra Keen" (PDF). Memorial Resolution. Stanford University. Archived from the original (PDF) on July 27, 2011. Retrieved March 5, 2012.
  3. ^ "Cejudo: Prodigy for U.S. wrestling". July 30, 2008.
  4. ^ http://www.teamusa.org/usa-wrestling/athletes/Henry-Cejudo
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