List of people from San Jose, California

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This is a list of notable people from San Jose, California. It includes people who were born/raised in, lived in, or spent portions of their lives in San Jose, or for whom San Jose is a significant part of their identity, as well as music groups founded in San Jose. This list is in alphabetical order by surname.

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  22. ^ "Getter". Dub On Arrival. 2012-01-03. Retrieved 2017-07-19.
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