List of people from Pennsylvania

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Pennsylvania, the sixth-most populous state in the United States, is the birthplace or childhood home of many famous Americans. People from Pennsylvania are called "Pennsylvanians."

The following is a list of famous Americans who were born and/or lived a significant portion of their lives, in Pennsylvania, along with their primary Pennsylvania city or town of residence:

Actors[edit]

Artists[edit]

Astronauts[edit]

Athletes[edit]

"HOF" = Hall of Fame

Authors, playwrights and composers[edit]

Computer scientists and mathematicians[edit]

Conservationists[edit]

Criminals[edit]

Educators[edit]

Engineers and inventors[edit]

Entrepreneurs, industrialists, and CEOs[edit]

Filmmakers/Directors/Producers[edit]

Musicians[edit]

Natural scientists and physicians[edit]

Politics, government and military[edit]

Radio and television[edit]

Religion[edit]

Social Scientists and academics[edit]

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