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

This list has everything from Jovan Stevenson to Jose Miranda.

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

Barbara Eden is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 87
Barbara Eden is an American film, stage, and television actress and singer. She is best known for her starring role of "Jeannie" in the sitcom I Dream of Jeannie.

Gabrielle Giffords is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 48
Gabrielle Dee "Gabby" Giffords is a retired American politician from the U.S. state of Arizona. As a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives, she represented ...more

Julie Clarke is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 47

Pablo Francisco is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 45
Pablo Ridson Francisco is a stand-up comedian of Chilean origin. He started his career doing improv in Tempe, Arizona.

Sharon Leal is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 46
With her intriguing multicultural beauty and true innocence, multi-talented Sharon Leal is one of the most appealing actresses in Hollywood today. Sharon was born October 17th 1979 in Tucson, ...more

Linda Eder is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 58
Linda Eder is an American singer and actress. She made her Broadway debut in the musical Jekyll & Hyde, originating the role of Lucy, for which she was nominated for the Drama Desk Award. ...more

Thad Allen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 70
Thad Allen appeared in the 2014 documentary film Extreme Realities.

Dan Guerrero is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 67
Dan Guerrero is the athletic director for the University of California, Los Angeles. He served as the chairman of the Selection Committee for the NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament.

Tairia Flowers is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 38
Tairia "Mims" Flowers is an American softball player. She is best known for competing on the Gold medal winning United States National softball team. She played college softball at ...more

Kirby Dick is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 66
Kirby Dick is a film director, film producer, film editor and screenwriter.

Barbara Brewster is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From Tucson
Dec. at 87 (1918-2005)
Barbara Brewster was an actress.

Pat Hughes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 63
Vergil Patrick "Pat" Hughes has been the play-by-play voice of the Chicago Cubs, working for WGN radio, since 1996. He partnered with color commentator Ron Santo, former Hall of Fame ...more

Tom Udall is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 70
Thomas Stewart "Tom" Udall is the senior United States Senator from New Mexico and a member of the Democratic Party. First elected to the Senate in 2008, he represented New Mexico's ...more

Alex Kellner is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From Tucson
Dec. at 72 (1924-1996)
Alexander Raymond Kellner was an American starting pitcher in Major League Baseball who played for the Philadelphia/Kansas City Athletics, Cincinnati Redlegs, and St. Louis Cardinals. Kellner ...more

Will Claye is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 27
Will Claye is an American track and field athlete of Sierra Leonean descent who competes in the long jump and triple jump. He won a bronze medal in 2011 World Championships in Athletics in ...more

Shelley Duncan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 39
David Shelley Duncan Is an American professional baseball player. He was a first baseman, outfielder, and designated hitter. Duncan has played for the New York Yankees, Cleveland Indians, and ...more

Eleanor Davis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 36
Eleanor McCutcheon Davis is an American cartoonist and illustrator who creates comic works and other art for both adolescent and adult audiences.

Brenda Hillman is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 67
Brenda Hillman, is an American poet.

Gloria Brewster is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From Tucson
Gloria Brewster Dec. at 78 (1918-1996)
Gloria Brewster was an actress.

Dennis DeConcini is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 81
Dennis Webster DeConcini is a former Democratic U.S. Senator from Arizona. The son of former Arizona Supreme Court Judge Evo Anton DeConcini, he represented Arizona in the United States Senate ...more

Nora Slawik is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 56
Nora Bayly Slawik is a Minnesota politician, serving as Mayor of Maplewood since January 2014 and former member of the Minnesota House of Representatives. From 1997-98 and 2001-2002, she ...more

Zenna Henderson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From Tucson
Dec. at 66 (1917-1983)
Zenna Chlarson Henderson was an American science fiction and fantasy novella and short story author, and an elementary school teacher.

Michael Thompson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 33
Michael Hayes Thompson is an American professional golfer who plays on the PGA Tour.

Rebecca Rios is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 51
Rebecca Rios is an American Democratic politician. She served as Arizona State Senator for District 23 from 2004 to 2010, and served as Minority Whip. Earlier she was a member of the Arizona ...more

Amy E. Duddleston is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From Tucson
age 53
Amy E. Duddleston is a film editor.