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List of famous people from Oklahoma City, 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 Oklahoma City, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Oklahoma City 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 Oklahoma City, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.

Everything from Billy Bajema to Petah Coyne is included on this list.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Oklahoma City?" or "Which celebrities were born in Oklahoma City?" then this list is a great resource for you.

Elizabeth Warren is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
age 69
Elizabeth Ann Warren is an American academic and politician who is the senior United States Senator from Massachusetts and a member of the Democratic Party. She was previously a Harvard Law ...more

Wes Welker is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
age 37
Wesley Carter "Wes" Welker is an American football wide receiver and return specialist who is currently a free agent. He played college football for Texas Tech University and was ...more

Jennifer Miriam is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City

Rochelle Hudson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
Dec. at 56 (1916-1972)
Rochelle Hudson was an American film actress from the 1930s through the 1960s. Hudson was a WAMPAS Baby Star in 1931.

Ralph Ellison is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
Dec. at 81 (1913-1994)
Ralph Waldo Ellison was an American novelist, literary critic, scholar and writer. He was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Ellison is best known for his novel Invisible Man, which won the ...more

Blake Griffin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
age 29
Blake Austin Griffin is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Detroit Pistons of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for the ...more

Ray William Johnson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
age 37
Ray William Johnson is an American video blogger, producer, and actor best known for his YouTube series Equals Three, in which he provided commentary on viral videos. Many of the videos featured ...more

Patrick Flanagan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
age 74
Patrick Flanagan is an American New Age author and inventor. Flanagan has written books focused on Egyptian sacred geometry and Pyramidology. He holds several patents as an inventor. He is also ...more

Tisha Campbell-Martin is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
age 50
Tisha Michelle Campbell-Martin is an American actress and singer. She is known for her starring roles in the FOX television series Martin as Gina Waters-Payne from 1992 to 1997; and as Janet ...more

Bullet Rogan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
Dec. at 74 (1893-1967)
Charles Wilber "Bullet" Rogan, also known as "Bullet Joe", was an American pitcher and outfielder for the Kansas City Monarchs in the Negro baseball leagues from 1920 to ...more

William A. Martin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
Dec. at 43 (1938-1981)
Co-founder of the Macsyma project in 1968.

Ronald Fagin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
age 73
Ronald Fagin is an American computer scientist and IBM Fellow at the IBM Almaden Research Center. He is best known for his pioneering work in database theory, finite model theory, and reasoning ...more

Daphne Bloomer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
age 46
Daphne Bloomer is an American actress known for appearing on the soap opera Days of Our Lives. Ms. Bloomer's first taste of acting came when she was in school at Monroney Junior High in Midwest ...more

Dan Hampton is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
age 61
Daniel Oliver Hampton also known as "Danimal" is a retired Hall of Fame American football defensive tackle who played twelve seasons for the Chicago Bears from 1979 to 1990 in the ...more

Albert S. Rogell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
Dec. at 87 (1901-1988)
Albert S. Rogell was an American film director of more than a hundred movies between 1921 and 1958.

Brian Bosworth is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
age 53
Brian Keith Bosworth, nicknamed "The Boz," is an American former professional football player who played as a linebacker for the National Football League's Seattle Seahawks. He played ...more

Andy Dugan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
age 37
Andy Dugan is an American actor and filmmaker. He has worked on a variety of branded content as well, writing, directing, and producing short films, commercials, music videos, web serials, and ...more

Dennis Letts is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
Dec. at 74 (1934-2008)
Dennis Letts was an American college professor and actor. In his final months Letts made his Broadway debut in the production of his son Tracy's Pulitzer and Tony winning play August: Osage

James Hampton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
age 82
Jim Hampton is an actor.

Amzie Strickland is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
Dec. at 87 (1919-2006)
Amzie Strickland was an American character actress who began in radio, made some 650 television appearances, had roles in two dozen films, appeared in numerous television movies and also worked ...more

Bob Duncan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
Dec. at 72 (1927-1999)
Bob Duncan is a screenwriter.

Don Cherry is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
Dec. at 59 (1936-1995)
Donald Eugene Cherry was an American jazz trumpeter. He is well known for his long association with saxophonist Ornette Coleman, which began in the late 1950s. In the 1960s he became a pioneer ...more

Arash Markazi is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
age 38
Arash Markazi is an Iranian-American sports journalist currently writing for ESPN. Markazi, who is of Iranian descent, was born in Oklahoma City and raised in Los Angeles, graduating from Notre ...more

Blake Bailey is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
age 55
Blake Bailey is an American writer. Bailey is widely known for his literary biographies of John Cheever, Richard Yates, and Charles Jackson. He is the editor of the Library of America omnibus ...more

Edward Brandt, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From Oklahoma City
Dec. at 74 (1933-2007)
Edward N. Brandt, Jr. MD was an American physician, mathematician, and public health administrator. He was appointed acting Surgeon General of the United States from 1981 to 1982, and served as ...more