FamousIll

Franklin Pierce Adams author Chicago
Jane Addams
*A*
social worker Cedarville
John Peter Altgeld
*A*
governor Chicago
Gillian Anderson actress Chicago
Philip Danforth Armour
*CCS*
businessman Chicago
Patricia Arquette actress Chicago
Mary Astor
*CCS*
actress Quincy
Ernie Banks
*A*   *CCS*
baseball player Chicago
Arnold O. Beckman inventor Cullom
Edward Beecher college president Jacksonville
Ralph Bellamy
*CCS*
actor Chicago
John Belushi
*CCS*
actor Chicago
Jack Benny
*A*   *CCS*
comedian Chicago
Mother Mary Ann Ball Bickerdyke
*CCS*
nurse  
Black Hawk
*CCS*
Sauk Indian chief  
Harry A. Blackmun
*A*   *CCS*
jurist Nashville
Rod R. Blagojevich
*A*  
governor Chicago
Bonnie Blair
*CCS*
skater Champaign
William E. Borah public official Fairfield
Bruce Boxleitner actor Mt. Prospect
Ray Bradbury
*A*   *CCS*
author Waukegan
Marlon Brando
*A*  *CCS*
actor Evanston
Gwendolyn Brooks
*A*
poet Chicago
William Jennings Bryan
*A*  *CCS*
orator, politician Salem
Daniel Hudson Burnham
*A*  *CCS*
architect Chicago
Edgar Rice Burroughs
*CCS*
author Chicago
Jane Margaret Byrne
*A*  *CCS*
mayor Chicago
Mother Frances Xavier Cabrini
*CCS*
saint Chicago
Marvin Camras inventor Chicago
Al Capone
*A*  *CCS*
gangster Chicago
Peter Cartwright politician  
Gower Champion
*A*
choreographer Geneva
John Chancellor TV commentator Chicago
Raymond Chandler
*A*
writer Chicago
George Rogers Clark
*A*   *CCS*
explorer  
Hillary Rodham Clinton
*A*
first lady, politician Park Ridge
Nat King Cole
*A*   *CCS*
musician Chicago
Jimmy Connors
*A*
tennis champion Belleville
Cindy Crawford model DeKalb
Michael Crichton
*A*
writer Chicago
Richard J. Daley
*A*   *CCS*
mayor Chicago
Richard M. Daley mayor Chicago
Clarence Darrow
*A*
lawyer Chicago
Miles Davis
*A*   *CCS*
musician Alton
Charles Gates Dawes
*CCS*
vice president, nobel winner Chicago
John Deere
*CCS*
inventor Grand Detour
Bruce Dern
*CCS*
actor Chicago
Everett Dirksen
*CCS*
politician Pekin
Walt Disney
*A*   *CCS*
film animator, producer Chicago
Mike Ditka
*A*   *CCS*
football coach Chicago
John Dos Passos
*A*   *CCS*
author Chicago
Stephen A. Douglas
*CCS*
politician Jacksonville
Joseph Duncan
*CCS*
governor Elm Grove
Wyatt Earp
*A*   *CCS*
sheriff Monmouth
Roger Ebert
*A*
film critic Urbana
Jim Edgar governor Charleston
James T. Farrell
*CCS*
author Chicago
Marshall Field
*A*
businessman Chicago
Betty Ford
*A*   *CCS*
first lady Chicago
Harrison Ford
*A*   *CCS*
actor Chicago
Robert Lewis "Bob" Fosse
*A*  *CCS*
showman Chicago
Dennis Franz actor Chicago
Betty Friedan
*A*  *CCS*
feminist Peoria
Jennie Garth actress Urbana
Joseph Glidden inventor DeKalb
Arthur Goldberg
*CCS*
judge, ambassador Chicago
Benny Goodman
*A*
musician Chicago
Edward Gorey
*A*
artist/author Chicago
Ulysses S. Grant
*A*
president Galena
John Gunther
*A*
author Chicago
Gene Hackman
*CCS*
actor Danville
George E. Hale
*A*
astronomer Chicago
Dorothy Hamill
*A*    *CCS*
ice skater Chicago
John M. Harlan
*CCS*
jurist Chicago
John Hay
*A*
secretary of state  
Hugh M. Hefner
*CCS*
publisher Chicago
Ernest Hemingway
*A*
author Oak Park
Charlton Heston
*CCS*
actor Evanston
Wild Bill Hickok
*CCS*
scout Troy Grove
William Holden
*CCS*
actor O'Fallon
Rock Hudson
*CCS*
actor Winnetka
Bobby Hull
*CCS*
hockey player Chicago
Bonnie Hunt actress Chicago
Burl Ives singer Hunt City
Jesse Jackson
*A*     *CCS*
politician Chicago
Jens Jensen
*A*
landscape architect Highland Park
Louis Joliet
*CCS*
explorer  
James Jones
*CCS*
author Robinson
Quincy Jones
*A*
composer Chicago
Michael Jordan
*A*
basketball player Highland Park
Jackie Joyner-Kersee
*A*   *CCS*
runner East St. Louis
R. Kelly
*CCS*
musician Chicago
Walter Kerr drama critic Evanston
Walter Koenig actor Chicago
Harvey Korman comedian Chicago
Alison Krauss musician Urbana
Ray Kroc
*CCS*
businessman Oak Park
Robert Cavelier de La Salle
*A*
explorer  
Michael Kelly Lawler soldier  
Abraham Lincoln
*A*
president Springfield
Mary Todd Lincoln
*A*
first lady Springfield
John A. Logan
*A*
general Murphysboro
Bernie Mac
*A*   *CCS*
actor Chicago
Archibald MacLeish
*A*
poet Glencoe
James E. MacMurray senator  
David Mamet
*A*
playwright Chicago
Homer Z. Martin inventor Chicago
Stanley Mazor inventor Chicago
John A. McClernand general  
Cyrus McCormick
*A*  *CCS*
inventor Chicago
Joseph M. McCormick senator Chicago
Robert McCormick
*A*  *CCS*
publisher Chicago
Joseph Medill
*A*
publisher, mayor Chicago
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe
*A*
architect Chicago
Robert Millikan physicist Morrison
Sherrill Milnes
*CCS*
baritone Downers Grove
Dwight Lyman Moody
*CCS*
religious leader Chicago
Carol Moseley-Braun
*CCS*
senator Chicago
Bill Murray
*A*
actor Wilmette
John G. Neihardt
*CCS*
poet Sharpsburg
Walter Loomis Newberry banker Chicago
Bob Newhart
*A*    *CCS*
actor, comedian Chicago
Barack Obama
*A*
senator, president Chicago
Michelle Obama
*A*
first lady Chicago
Malia Obama president's daughter Chicago
Sasha Obama president's daughter Chicago
Donald O'Connor actor Chicago
Richard J. Oglesby governor  
William S. Paley
*CCS*
broadcasting executive Chicago
Potter Palmer businessman Chicago
Walter Payton
*A*
football player Chicago
Drew Pearson
*CCS*
columnist Evanston
Allan Pinkerton
*A*
detective Chicago
Richard Pryor
*A*    *CCS*
comedian, actor Peoria
George Pullman
*A*
businessman Chicago
Ronald Reagan
*A*
president, actor Tampico
Jason Robards actor Chicago
Julius Rosenwald
*A*
businessman Springfield
George H. Ryan
*A*
governor Kankakee
Pat Sajak game show host Chicago
Carl Sandburg
*A*
poet Galesburg
Lewis Hastings Sarett inventor Champaign
Fred Savage
*CCS*
actor Chicago
Gale Sayers
*A*   *CCS*
football player Chicago
Phyllis Schlafly
*A*    *CCS*
antifeminist Alton
John McAllister Schofield general  
Garry Shandling comedian Chicago
Sam Shepard
*A*
playwright Fort Sheridan
William L. Shirer
*A*     *CCS*
historian Chicago
Shel Silverstein
*A*    *CCS*
writer Chicago
Gene Siskel film critic Chicago
Grace Slick
*CCS*
musician Chicago
Adlai Ewing Stevenson
*A*    *CCS*
politician Chicago
McLean Stevenson actor Bloomington
David Ogden Stiers actor Urbana
Preston Sturges
*CCS*
director Chicago
Louis Sullivan
*A*     *CCS*
architect Chicago
Gloria Swanson
*CCS*
actress Chicago
Gustavus Swift
*CCS*
businessman Chicago
Maria Tallchief
*CCS*
ballerina Highland Park
James R. Thompson
*CCS*
governor Chicago
Clyde W. Tombaugh astronomer Streator
Mel Torme
*A*    *CCS*
musician Chicago
Carl Van Doren educator Hope
Dick Van Dyke
*A*
actor Danville
Jerry Van Dyke actor Danville
Melvin Van Peebles playwright Chicago
Charles Rudolph Walgreen businessman Galesburg
Irving Wallace author Chicago
Alfred Wallenstein conductor Chicago
Aaron Montgomery Ward businessman Chicago
Harold Washington
*A*     *CCS*
mayor Chicago
Raquel Welch
*A*  
actress Chicago
Orson Welles
*A*    *CCS*
actor Highland Park
George Wendt actor Chicago
Arland Williams hero Mattoon
Robin Williams
*CCS*
comedian Chicago
Robert L. Wilson lawyer  
Robert "Bob" Woodward
*CCS*
investigative reporter Geneva
Frank Lloyd Wright
*A*
architect Oak Park
William Wrigley Jr
*CCS*
businessman Chicago
Richard Yates
*CCS*
governor  
Brigham Young
*CCS*
religious leader Quincy
Robert Young actor Chicago
Billy Zane actor Chicago
Warren Zevon
*A*
musician Chicago
Florenz Ziegfeld
*A*    *CCS*
theatrical producer Chicago