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)