25 People You May Not Knew Were from Indiana

1. Steve Ells – Founder/CEO Chipotle Mexican Grill (Indianapolis, IN)

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2. Jenna Fischer – Actress (Fort Wayne, IN)

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3. Meg Cabot – Author (Bloomington, IN)

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4. The Jacksons – Pop Group (Gary, IN)

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5. Orville Redenbacher – Entrepreneur (Brazil, IN)

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6. Jay Cutler – Chicago Bears Quarterback (Santa Claus, IN)

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7. John Schnatter – Founder/CEO Papa John’s (Jeffersonville, IN)

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8. Axl Rose – Guns N’ Roses Singer (Lafayette, IN)

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9. Tony Stewart – Race Car Driver (Columbus, IN)

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10. Jim Gaffigan – Comedian (Chesterton, IN)

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11. Edward Mead Johnson – Co-Founder Johnson & Johnson (Evansville, IN)

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12. Damarcus Beasley – Professional Soccer Player (Fort Wayne, IN)

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13. John Green – Author (Indianapolis, IN)

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14. Florence Henderson – Actress (Dale, IN)

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15. Elwood Haynes – Inventor of Stainless Steel (Portland, IN)

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16. John Mellencamp – Singer (Seymour, IN)

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17. Brendan Fraser – Actor (Indianapolis, IN)

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18. Larry Bird – Professional Basketball Player (West Baden, IN)

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19. Colonel Sanders – Founder of KFC (Henryville, IN)

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20. John Dillinger – Bank Robber (Indianapolis, IN)

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21. Ryan Murphy – Director (Indianapolis, IN)

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22. James Bert Garner – Inventor of the gas mask (Lebanon, IN)

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23. Kurt Vonnegut – Author (Indianapolis, IN)

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24. David Letterman – Talk Show Host (Indianapolis, IN)

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25. Alvah Curtis Roebuck – Co-Founder of Sears, Roebuck and Co. (Lafayette, IN)

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