List of people from Kansas Article

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Location of Kansas in the U.S. map

The following are notable people who were either born, raised, or have lived for a significant period of time in the American state of Kansas.

Academics and Nobel Prize Laureates

Marvin Lee Pelton is a native Kansan and the 12th President of Emerson College.

Arts and literature

Artists

Authors

Dancers

Musicians

Athletics

Athletes

A–F
G–M
N–Z

Coaches

Aviators and astronauts

Businesspeople and inventors

Film, stage and television

Actors and performers

Directors

Public figures

Journalists

Politics and law

Military and national security

Religious

Scientists and programmers

Others

Notable individuals

Notable historical figures not from Kansas but who participated in a significant event in Kansas

Infamous persons

Fictional persons

See also

References

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  4. ^ "John James Ingalls". Architect of the Capitol. Retrieved 16 July 2018.