List of people from Hampton Roads, Virginia

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This is a list of notable peoples that were either born in or have lived in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia, United States.

Chesapeake[edit]

Hampton[edit]

Newport News[edit]

Norfolk[edit]

Portsmouth[edit]

Suffolk[edit]

Virginia Beach[edit]

Williamsburg[edit]

York County[edit]

Sports[edit]

Soccer[edit]

  • Corey Ashe (b. 1986) – professional soccer player for the Houston Dynamo
  • Wade Barrett (b. 1976) – professional soccer player for the Houston Dynamo
  • Roy Lassiter – Hampton Roads Mariner; Major League Soccer; USA National Team
  • Jon Busch – Hampton Roads Mariner; Major League Soccer
  • Darren Caskey – Hampton Roads Mariner; Tottenham Hotspur; Reading
  • Trevor Francis – Hampton Roads Mariner; Birmingham City; Manchester City; Rangers; England National Team
  • Cornelius Bernard Huggins – Hampton Roads Mariner; Saint Vincent and the Grenadines National Team
  • Shane McFaul – Hampton Roads Mariner; Republic of Ireland U21
  • Darin Lewis – Hampton Roads Mariner; MLS New York MetroStars
  • Jay Hoffman – Coached Hampton Roads Mariners; played professionally in the Canadian National Soccer League.
  • Kharlton Belmar - professional soccer player for Portland Timbers 2

Baseball[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Football[edit]

Gymnastics[edit]

Mixed martial arts[edit]

Track and field[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "David Wright: Bio & Stats." New York Mets. Retrieved on March 15, 2007.
  2. ^ Keepnews, Peter (January 1, 2014). "James Avery, 'Fresh Prince' Actor, Dies at 68". New York Times. 
  3. ^ Class of 2009 announced, Official Site of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on February 3, 2009. Retrieved 2009-02-01. . Retrieved February 1, 2009.