The following is a list of notable people who were born, raised or lived in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Notable people from the State of Oklahoma, but not Oklahoma City or its suburbs, should go in the page titled List of people from Oklahoma
People by field
- Bart Conner, 1984 Olympic Gold Medal winner
- Shannon Miller, 1996 Olympic Gold Medal winner
- Nadia Comăneci, Five time Olympic Gold Medal winner and first gymnast to be awarded a perfect score of 10 in an Olympic gymnastic event. Married to Bart Conner.
- Ron Howard, actor-director
- Gray Frederickson, Academy Award winning producer
- Brad Pitt, film actor
- Lon Chaney, Jr., film actor
- Megan Mullally, theatre and television actress
- Kay Francis, film actress
- James Garner, film & television actor
- James Marsden, film actor
- Ryan Merriman, film & television actor
- Stacey (Loach) Logan, theater singer/actor
- Dale Robertson, television actor
- Lauren Lane, television actress, best known for her role as C.C. Babcock in The Nanny.
- Tisha Campbell Martin, television actress
- Olivia Munn, model & television personality
- Mark Holton, film actor
- Suzy Amis, film actress
- Rex Linn, television actor
- Bonnie Owens
- Roger Miller
- Garth Brooks, country superstar
- Don Cherry, innovative Jazz trumpeter
- Toby Keith, country singer
- Vince Gill, country singer
- Wayne Coyne, Flaming Lips lead singer
- The Flaming Lips, alternative rock band
- Stardeath and White Dwarfs, alternative rock band
- Wanda Jackson, "Queen of Rockabilly"
- Graham Colton, rock singer-songwriter
- Hinder, alternative rock band
- Charlie Christian, jazz musician
- Jeff Wood, country singer
- C.B. Hudson, rock guitarist
- Mason Williams, Recording Artist
- Bryan Abrams, Recording Artist (member of Color Me Badd)
- Mark Calderon, Recording Artist (member of Color Me Badd)
- Kevin Thornton, Recording Artist (member of Color Me Badd)
- Sam Watters, Recording Artist (member of Color Me Badd)
- Henson Cargill, country singer
- Neal Schon, guitarist of Journey
- David Boren, former governor and U.S. Senator
- David Dank, member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives since 2007
- Odilia Dank, former member of the Oklahoma House, 1995-2006
- Robert S. Kerr, former governor and U.S. Senator
- J.C. Watts, former congressman & OU football player
- Frank Keating, former governor
- Jeane Kirkpatrick, ambassador to the United Nations
- Michael D. Brown, FEMA head during Hurricane Katrina
- Bryce Harlow, Washington lobbyist and Eisenhower advisor
- Ernest Istook, former U.S. Congressman
- Mickey Edwards, former U.S. Congressman
- Shawntel Smith, Miss America 1996
- Lauren Nelson, Miss America 2007
- Jennifer Berry, Miss America 2006
- Susan Powell, Miss America 1981, opera singer
- Jane Anne Jayroe, Miss America 1967, TV personality
- Norma Smallwood, Miss America 1926
- Gordon Cooper, astronaut
- Shannon Lucid, astronaut
- Wiley Post, aviator
- Clara Luper, civil rights activist
- Sweet Brown, YouTube sensation of "Ain't Nobody Got Time For That"
- Tom Stafford, astronaut
- John Herrington, astronaut
- Owen Garriott, astronaut
- William A. Martin, Computer Scientist, Artificial Intelligence Pioneer
- William Reid Pogue, astronaut
- Shibani Joshi, national television reporter
- Jack Wyatt, host of ABC's Confession; later Episcopal priest in Oklahoma City
- Ray William Johnson, YouTube entertainer
Non-native Oklahoma City residents
- Cattle Annie, or Anna Emmaline McDoulet Roach, female bandit, lived in Oklahoma City from 1912 until her death in 1978
- Paul & Thomas Braniff, Braniff Airlines co-founders
- Kristin Chenoweth, actress and singer
- Walter Cronkite, CBS Evening News anchor
- Kayne Gillespie, clothing designer, "Project Runway" finalist
- Amy Grant, Contemporary Christian artist
- Chris Harrison, host of ABC's The Bachelor
- Mary Hart, TV personality
- Marian P. Opala, Justice of the Oklahoma Supreme Court and member of the Polish Underground in World War II
- Billy Sims, 1978 Heisman Trophy winner
- Hobart Johnstone Whitley Banker, Treasurer-Chicago Rock Island & Texas Railroad 1892-1894
- Bud Wilkinson, OU football coach, College Football Hall of Fame
U.S. Service Members
- ^ "Johnny Bench Biography". Retrieved 2008-09-19.
- ^ Clifford Blau. "The Baseball Biography Project". SABR. Retrieved 2008-09-19.
- ^ "Joe Carter Baseball Stats". Retrieved 2008-09-19.
- ^ "Mickey Mantle Stats". Retrieved 2009-01-10.
- ^ "The Official Site of The Los Angeles Dodgers: Team: Player Information: Biography and Career Highlits". MLB.com. Retrieved 2007-09-15.
- ^ "Tyler Arnason's hockey statistics". Retrieved 2008-09-20.
- ^ a b "About Bart Conner". Retrieved 2008-09-20.
- ^ Longman, Jere (1994-12-16). "GYMNASTICS: A Gymnast's Toughest Balancing Act; Shannon Miller Juggles School, Social Life and Sports With a New, Mature Assurance". The New York Times. Retrieved 2008-09-20.
- ^ "Wes Welker - Official New England Patriots Biography". Retrieved 2008-09-20.
- ^ Tramel, Jimmy (2008-06-13). "Q&A with former Sooner quarterback Jason White". Tulsa World. Retrieved 2008-09-20.
- ^ "Steve Owens". Switzer Talent Agency. Retrieved 2010-10-10.
- ^ "14 Sam Bradford". SoonerSports.com. Retrieved 2007-09-11.
- ^ "Brian Bosworth".
- ^ "Mark Clayton Profile". ESPN. Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- ^ "Lee Morris". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved 2011-07-12.
- ^ "Biography on the PGA Tour's official site".
- ^ "Sean O'Grady Professional Profile". NAI Sullivan Group. Retrieved 2008-09-14.
- ^ "MAT HOFFMAN @ 23MAG BMG". Retrieved 2008-10-01.
- ^ Austin, Steve; Jim Ross,Dennls Bryant,Dennis Brent (2003). The Stone Cold Truth. Simon and Schuster. p. 129. ISBN 0-7434-7720-0.
- ^ "Jon-Paul Pittman". Retrieved 2009-03-04.
- ^ "Oklahoman lifter first toted produce". San Diego Union Tribune. Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- ^ Allen, Percy (2007-05-20). "An interview with Clay Bennett, owner of Sonics". The Seattle Times. Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- ^ "Edward Gaylord, 83; Oklahoma Publisher Expanded Media Empire". The Los Angeles Times. 2003-04-30. Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- ^ "Oklahoma Historical Society". Retrieved 2008-05-26.
- ^ "Gary Frederickson Filmography". InBaseline. Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- ^ Dinh, Mai; Janet Murphy. "Brad Pitt Biography". People. p. 2. Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- ^ "CHANEY, LON, JR (1906-1973)". Oklahoma Historical Society. Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- ^ "FRANCIS, KAY (1905-1968)". Oklahoma Historical Society. Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- ^ "Proud to be an Okie". The Tulsa World. Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- ^ "James Marsden Biography". Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- ^ "Ryan Merriman Biography (1983-)". Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- ^ Gilmore, Joan (2002). "OKC Events: January 25, 2002". The Journal Record. Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- ^ "Dale Robertson (I)". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- ^ "Lauren Lane". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- ^ "Tisha Campbell-Martin". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- ^ "Olivia Munn". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 2009-12-18.
- ^ McGraw, Marjie (December 2, 1992). "Hitting 'Em in the Heart". The Saturday Evening Post. Retrieved 2007-04-03.
- ^ "Toby Keith : Biography". Biography. cmt.com. Retrieved 2008-09-12.
- ^ "Biography of Vince Gill". Retrieved 2008-09-18.
- ^ "Biography of Wayne Coyne". Retrieved 2008-09-18.
- ^ Craig R. McKinney, "Charles Christian: Musician" http://www3.nbnet.nb.ca/hansen/Charlie/ccbio.htm
- ^ a b "What's New with Mason Williams". Mason Williams. Retrieved 2008-01-23.
- ^ a b c d "Color Me Badd Official MySpace Profile". MySpace. Retrieved 2008-09-14.
- ^ "Neal Schon Biography". Retrieved 5 October 2010.
- ^ "Charles E. Maple". Minden Press-Herald, November 29, 2006. Retrieved May 28, 2010.
- ^ a b c d e f "Former Miss Oklahomas". Retrieved 2008-10-01.
- ^ a b c d e "Oklahoma Interesting Facts". Retrieved 2008-10-01.
- ^ "John Herrington Biography". Retrieved 2008-10-01.
- ^ "Obituary". MIT. Retrieved 2008-09-13.
- ^ "The Rev. John "Jack" Francis Minford Wyatt, Adman Hosted Local TV's 'Confession' Prior to Priesthood". dentonrc.com. Retrieved December 8, 2010.