Famous People From Colorado Springs

List of famous people from Colorado Springs, including photos when available. The people below are listed by their popularity, so the most recognizable names are at the top of the list. Some of the people below are celebrities born in Colorado Springs, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Colorado Springs you might already know that these prominent figures are also from your hometown, but some of the names below may really surprise you. This list includes people who were born and raised in Colorado Springs, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.

List is made up of many different people, including Julia Griggs Havey and Casey Guernsey.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Colorado Springs?" or "Which celebrities were born in Colorado Springs?" then this list is a great resource for you.
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    • Birthplace: Aurora, Colorado
    Michelle Waterson (born January 6, 1986) is an American mixed martial artist who competes in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). She is the former Invicta FC Atomweight Champion. Between ...more
    • Birthplace: Colorado Springs, Colorado
    Dorothy Marie "Dottie" Metcalf-Lindenburger (born May 2, 1975 in Colorado Springs, Colorado) is a former American astronaut. In 2000, she married Jason Metcalf-Lindenburger, a fellow Whitman College ...more
  • Lon Chaney, Sr.
    Dec. at 47 (1883-1930)
    • Birthplace: Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States of America
    Leonidas Frank "Lon" Chaney (April 1, 1883 – August 26, 1930) was an American stage and film actor, make-up artist, director and screenwriter. He is regarded as one of the most versatile and powerful ...more
    • Birthplace: Colorado Springs, Colorado
    Alfonso John Romero (born October 28, 1967) is an American director, designer, programmer, and developer in the video game industry. He is best known as a co-founder of id Software and designer for ...more
  • Spring Byington
    Dec. at 84 (1886-1971)
    • Birthplace: Hollywood, California, USA
    Spring Dell Byington (October 17, 1886 – September 7, 1971) was an American actress. Her career included a seven-year run on radio and television as the star of December Bride. She was a ...more
    • Birthplace: Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States of America
    Thomas William Hamilton (born December 31, 1951) is an American musician, best known as the bassist for the hard rock bands Aerosmith and Thin Lizzy. He has regularly co-written songs for Aerosmith, ...more