Use these links to get started with your research:

  1. Biography.com - a website with links for famous Pennsylvanians

  2. Ask.com - a kids search engine (like Google, only just for kids)

  3. Onekey.com - a kids search engine (like Google, only just for kids



List of Famous People from Pennsylvania

  • Pick 3 from "Political, Inventor, Industry"

  • Pick 2 from either "The Arts" or "Sports"

Political, Inventor, Industry (pick 3)

    • Andrew Carnegie - Industry
    • Milton Hershey – You know!!
    • Daniel Boone - Explorer
    • Joseph Biden – Vice President
    • Betsy Ross - Famous
    • Guion S. Bluford, Jr – Astronaut
    • Robert Fulton - Inventor
    • James Buchanan – President
    • Lee Iacocca - Industry
    • Winfield Scott Hancock - soldier
    • Henry John Heinz - Industry

The Arts (pick 2 from The Arts or Sports)

    • Gene Kelly – Dancer
    • Fred Rogers – Children’s Television
    • Bil Keane - Actor
    • Andrews Wyeth - Artist
    • Stephen Foster - music composter
    • Mary Cassat - painter
    • Rachel Carson - Author
    • Bill Cosby – actor
    • Kevin Bacon – Actor
    • Frankie Avalon – Singer
    • Taylor Swift – Singer
    • Will Smith – Actor
    • Louisa May Alcott – Writer

Sports

    • Reggie Jackson - baseball
    • Arnold Palmer – golf
    • Joe Montana – Football
    • Kobe Bryant - Basketball
    • Tara Lapinski - skater