List of people from Oklahoma City

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The following is a list of notable people who were born, raised or lived in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

Notable people from the State of Oklahoma, but not Oklahoma City or its suburbs, should go in the page titled "List of people from Oklahoma."

People by field[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Baseball[edit]

Hockey[edit]

Football[edit]

Golf[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Other sports[edit]

Business people[edit]

Entertainers[edit]

Dance[edit]

Directors, filmmakers[edit]

Actors and musicians[edit]

Writers[edit]

Artists[edit]

News, commentary[edit]

Political figures[edit]

Other[edit]

Non-native Oklahoma City residents[edit]

U.S. Service Members[edit]

References[edit]

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