List of people from Stamford, Connecticut

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This is a list of notable people in the past and present associated with Stamford, Connecticut.

Art[edit]

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Entertainers[edit]

Government and politics[edit]

French Premier Georges Clemenceau by Nadar

Literature, writing, journalism[edit]

Music[edit]

Religion[edit]

Sports[edit]

Jackie Robinson in his now-retired number 42 jersey

Fred Dugan (1933 - 2018) Pro NFL player with SF 49ers, Dallas Cowboys and Washington Redskins

Other[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g "If You're Thinking of Living In/North Stamford, Conn.; In a Bustling City, a Rural Haven" an article by Eleanor Charles in The New York Times Real Estate section, February 1, 1998, accessed September 10, 2006
  2. ^ Fox, Margalit (December 31, 2010). "Paul Calle, Postage Stamp Designer, Is Dead at 82". The New York Times. Retrieved December 31, 2010. 
  3. ^ Joe Harris, Illustrator Behind Underdog and Trix Rabbit, Dies at 89
  4. ^ Joe Harris, illustrator who created the Trix rabbit and Underdog, dies
  5. ^ "John A. Ten Eyck Dead, Painter and Etcher. Artist Was Widely Known for His Landscapes and Studies of Still Life". The New York Times. October 22, 1932. Retrieved July 11, 2008. ... died today at his home on Shippan Point of a heart affection that ended an illness ... 
  6. ^ Arnold, Laurence (2014-02-28). "Ralph Bahna, Innovator Who Led Cunard, Priceline, Dies at 71". Bloomberg News. Retrieved 2014-03-22. 
  7. ^ a b Lee, Natasha, "A reel cowboy: Actor doesn't forget Stamford Roots", article in The Advocate of Stamford, Connecticut, October 22, 2006, page 1, article confirms he was born and grew up in Stamford
  8. ^ http://www.film.com/celebrities/kim-greist/14552540
  9. ^ Costagregni, Susie, "Director grabs a coffee before daughter's wedding" the June 24, 2006 "The Dish with susie" column in The Advocate of Stamford, page A2
  10. ^ Parry, Wynne, "Vaudeville and Beyond: Before the heyday of movies and television, stages offered a cavalcade of acts", article, The Advocate of Stamford, Connecticut, December 24, 2007, pp 1, A4, Norwalk and Stamford editions (article states: "Houdini wrote in some notes that he spent summers in his 'country home in Stamford, Connecticut', according to the book, Houdini: The Man Who Walked Through Walls")
  11. ^ Costagregni, Susie, "Food, wine and star power featured at Darien benefit", headline for "The dish with susie" column in The Advocate of Stamford, Connecticut, May 6, 2007, page 2
  12. ^ Dore, Shalini (May 26, 2010). "Screenwriter Katherine Reback dies". The Hollywood Reporter. Archived from the original on June 5, 2010. Retrieved June 11, 2010. 
  13. ^ "Obituary: Rosemary Rice Merrell, 87, started in TV and radio". New Canaan Advertiser. 2012-08-21. Retrieved 2012-08-26. 
  14. ^ "From the Archives" feature in The Advocate of Stamford, Connecticut, July 23, 2007, "25 years ago", "July 25, 1982" item; page A7
  15. ^ Costagregni, Susie, "Mary Tyler Moore focuses on new home", headline for "The dish with susie" column in The Advocate of Stamford, Connecticut, April 15, 2007, page 2
  16. ^ "Homer Stille Cummings". Find a Grave. Retrieved December 3, 2012. 
  17. ^ "LIEBERMAN, Joseph I. (born 1942)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved December 3, 2012. 
  18. ^ "John Jay McCloy". Find A Grave. Retrieved December 3, 2012. 
  19. ^ "Connecticut Governor William Thomas Minor". National Governors Association. Retrieved December 3, 2012. 
  20. ^ "SHAYS, Christopher H. (born 1945)". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved December 3, 2012. 
  21. ^ "WWLA: Cup o' Jeph". 
  22. ^ "WWC: Civil War & Remembrance Panel -Updated!". 
  23. ^ Kim, Elizabeth (January 30, 2010). "Salinger's lost years in Stamford - Author lived, wrote in North Stamford home in 1940s". The Stamford Advocate. 
  24. ^ Costagregni, Susie, "Director grabs a coffee before daughter's wedding," "The Dish with susie" column in The Advocate of Stamford, June 24, 2006, page A2
  25. ^ Quinn, Anna. "'Beetle Bailey' creator joins Boy Scout camping weekend". newstimes. Hearst Media Services Connecticut, LLC. Retrieved 23 October 2017. 
  26. ^ a b Nova, Susan, "Manor is rich with history: Offer has been accepted to buy 5,300-square-foot (490 m2) home", news article in the Real Estate section of The Advocate of Stamford (daily newspaper), Friday, April 20, 2007, pp R1, R4
  27. ^ a b https://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=950DEEDD123FF933A1575BC0A96F948260
  28. ^ a b "Archived copy". Archived from the original on August 22, 2006. Retrieved 2006-08-22. 
  29. ^ Lockhart, Brian, "Promoter praised for keeping the music playing: Jim Koplik honored as one of state's finest", news article, The Advocate of Stamford, Connecticut, March 10, 2007, pages 1, A6
  30. ^ Lee, Natasha, "Highest honor: Stamford police remember fallen colleagues", news article in The Advocate of Stamford, May 15, 2007, p 1, A4, Stamford Edition, picture caption (page 1): "Cyndi Lauper, a Stamford resident, sings the national anthem at the memorial ceremony [...]"
  31. ^ Spillane, Sean, "Meat Loaf: Not done yet and back in Connecticut for Mohegan Sun concert", article, "Go" entertainment supplement, The Advocate of Stamford, Connecticut (also in The News-Times of Danbury, Connecticut Post of Bridgeport and Greenwich Time newspapers), July 8, 2010
  32. ^ "Rida Johnson Young". IMDb. 
  33. ^ "Chris Dudley". databaseBasketball.com. Retrieved December 3, 2012. 
  34. ^ a b "Ex-LPGA golfer Jane Geddes now working for WWE". Newsday. 
  35. ^ "Ryan Haggerty". NHL.com. 
  36. ^ "Andrew Richard Robustelli". databaseFootball.com. Archived from the original on September 27, 2012. Retrieved December 3, 2012. 
  37. ^ "Dan Sileo". Pro-Football-Reference.Com. Retrieved December 3, 2012. 
  38. ^ "Gene Tunney". Find A Grave. Retrieved December 3, 2012. 
  39. ^ "Pavia names Bobby Valentine Stamford's public safety director". Stamford Advocate. 
  40. ^ http://www.ct.gov/ctportal/cwp/view.asp?a=843&q=246434
  41. ^ https://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9F00E5DB1139F930A35751C1A964948260&sec=health&pagewanted=1

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