Famous People from Alabama
Find out about the writers, musicians, sports figures, and other individuals who have made Alabama famous.
Source: Alabama Live


Rosa Parks: From the Back of the Bus to…


Most young readers know that Rosa Parks refused to sit at the back of the bus one fateful day in Montgomery, Alabama. Yet the incident that propelled her to the front of the civil rights movement was just one moment in an extraordinary life. Click on this link to buy the book at Amazon.com.

Famous Alabamians
Once again, the ADAH has created a wonderful section describing famous Alabamians from all walks of life.
Source: Alabama Department of Archives and History (ADAH)

Alabama’s Famous People
e-ReferenceDesk has created a great archive of famous people form each state. Click on the underlined names for more information about that person.
Source: e-ReferenceDesk

Alabama Olympic Medal Winners
Alabama has nurtured an amazing group of Olympic athletes. Find out who they are and which medals they claimed on this list.
Source: The Alabama Department of Archives and History (ADAH)

Famous Singers and Musicians
Read about some of the famous singers and musicians from Alabama by clicking on the links below.
Alabama
Nat King Cole
The Commodores
William Lee Golden of the Oak Ridge Boys
Bobby Goldsboro
Emmylou Harris
Roger Murrah
Jim Nabors
Wilson Pickett
Martha Reeves
Lionel Richie
The Temptations
Toni Tennille
Hank Williams
Source: The Alabama Music Hall of Fame





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APA style
Famous People From Alabama. (2014, December 3). In ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. Retrieved 03:40, January 20, 2020, from https://statereports.com/famous-people-alabama/
MLA style
classbrain, “Famous People From Alabama.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. 3 December 2014, 23:38 UTC. . 20 Jan 2020 <https://statereports.com/famous-people-alabama/>.
MHRA style
classbrain, 'Famous People From Alabama', ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, 3 December 2014, 23:38 UTC, <https://statereports.com/famous-people-alabama/> [accessed 20 January 2020]
The Chicago Manual of Style
classbrain, “Famous People From Alabama.” ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States, https://statereports.com/famous-people-alabama/ [accessed January 20, 2020].
CBE/CSE style
classbrain, Famous People From Alabama [Internet]. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States; 2014 December 3, 23:38 UTC [cited 2020 Jan 20]. Available from: https://statereports.com/famous-people-alabama/.
Bluebook style
Famous People From Alabama, https://statereports.com/famous-people-alabama/ (last visited Jan. 20, 2020).
AMA style
classbrain, Famous People From Alabama. ClassBrain's State Reports | State Symbols | 50 US States. December 3, 2014, 23:38 UTC. Available at: https://statereports.com/famous-people-alabama/. Accessed January 20, 2020.