What is Jonesboro Arkansas famous for

Famous People Arkansas

Famous People Arkansas

Beth DittoSearcy 1981

Beth Ditto was born in Searcy, Arkansas. She was born on February 19, 1981 and is an American singer and front woman of the indie rock and dance punk band "Gossip" (1999, including "Heavy Cross" 2009, "Move in the Right Direction" 2012) .

John GrishamJonesboro 1955

John Grisham was born in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Grisham was born on February 8, 1955 and is an American attorney and author of several best-selling judicial and crime novels, including "The Company" 1993, "The File" 1993, "The Rainmaker" 1997).

Bill ClintonHope 1946

In Hope, Arkansas, Bill Clinton was born in 1946. Clinton is an American Democratic Party politician who served as the 42nd President of the United States from 1993 to 2001, promoted the economic upswing in his two terms in office with trade agreements, tax cuts and deregulation and, in the late 1990s, almost through the Lewinsky affair crashed.

Al GreenForrest City 1946

Al Green was born in Forrest City, Arkansas in 1946. He is an American soul singer who was particularly successful as an artist in the early 1970s (including “Back Up Train” 1968, “Tired Of Being Alone” 1971, “I'm Still in Love with You” 1972, “Love and Happiness "1972," Let's Stay Together "1972).

Johnny CashKingsland 1932

Johnny Cash was born in Kingsland, Arkansas in 1932. He was one of the most important American country singers and songwriters (including "Folsom Prison Blues" 1955, "I Walk the Line" 1956, "Ring of Fire" 1963), awarded 15 Grammy Awards.

Died in Arkansas

Sam Walton died in Arkansas in 1992

Sam Walton died 29 years ago in 1992 in Little Rock, Arkansas, United States. He was an American businessman and founder and first head of "Wal-Mart", which is now the largest supermarket chain and the company with the highest sales (2007) worldwide and the largest employer in the USA. He was born on March 29, 1918 in Kingfisher, Oklahoma in the United States.

"Regnat Populus"

- State motto ("The people rule")

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