List of people from Oak Park, Illinois

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

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Illustrating[edit]

Archer Prewitt, cartoonist

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Politics and law[edit]

Phil Radford, environmental leader

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Basketball[edit]

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Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ Alan F. Hickman. "Gay and Lesbian Movement aka: LGBT Movement". www.encyclopediaofarkansas.net. The Central Arkansas Library System. Retrieved December 31, 2015. 
  3. ^ Phoning Home: Essays, University of South Carolina Press, 2014
  4. ^ "Federal Bureau of Investigation files on Ross Prio". Retrieved 2015-01-20. 
  5. ^ http://www.oakpark.com/News/Articles/1-4-2005/Anna-Chlumsky:-Act-II/ Retrieved 25 April 2017
  6. ^ http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/oak-park/news/ct-oak-achievement-gap-tl-0528-20150522-story.html Retrieved 25 April 2017
  7. ^ Schulman, Michael (July 29, 2012). "The Oracle of Girl World". The New York Times (July 29, 2012). The New York Times. Retrieved 10 June 2014. 
  8. ^ Megan, Graydon (2013-01-16). "William Cullerton, 1923-2013 WWII pilot, entrepreneur, radio host and well-known outdoorsman championed conservation". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 2013-01-25. 
  9. ^ Anonymous (November 9, 2007). "Ludacris revels in holiday spirit". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved 3 July 2013. 
  10. ^ 'Illinois Blue Book 1989-1990,' Biographical Sketch of Ralph H. Barger, pg. 82
  11. ^ Ken Trainor (2012-11-20). "Remembering Redd". Wednesday Journal. Retrieved 2012-11-26. 
  12. ^ "Oak Park and River Forest High School Tradition of Excellence Past Award Recipients". Oak Park and River Forest High School. Retrieved 2013-07-19. 
  13. ^ Valiukenas, Barb (June 1976). "Gerald W. Shea". Illinois Issues. Vol. 2 no. 6. Springfield, Illinois: Sangamon State University. p. 8. Retrieved August 10, 2017. 
  14. ^ 'Illinois Blue Book 1989-1990,' Biographical Sketch of Greg Zito, pg. 89
  15. ^ Ryan, Shannon (2010-03-21). "Just like old times for Turner and Shumpert". Chicago Tribune. 
  16. ^ http://www.nba.com/players/evan/turner/202323