Famous Californians (words, not pictures)

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Governor of CA (D, 1975-83 and 2011-); Son of Governor of CA
Film animator, studio exec, theme park creator
Author known for portrayal of Great Depression, Monterey
CA Congresswoman, First Female Speaker of the House (D, 2007-2011)
Naturalist who founded Sierra Club, urged protection of Yosemite
Actor/comedian known for hosting Oscars, USO shows, golf tournaments
Governor of CA (1943-53), Later Supreme Court Chief Justice (1953-69)
Oakland Raiders coach, NFL commentator, video game namesake
Austrian-American bodybuilder, actor and CA Governor (R) (first name acceptable)
Author who wrote about life in the Klondike around 1900
Actor, SAG President, CA Governor (R, 1967-75), U.S. President (R, 1981-89)
The face of Apple computers, iPhones
Publishing tycoon with political aspirations, inspiration for Citizen Kane
Politician who was U.S. Vice-President (1953-61), and President (1969-74); resigned
Francisan friar who founded nine Spanish missions in California
Mexican-American United Farm Workers activist
Photographer of Yosemite, Taos Pueblo, other western sites
Actor in Toy Story, Forrest Gump, Apollo 13, Philadelphia, and Saving Private Ryan
World War II General who commanded U.S. Third Army, slapped a solider
Gay rights activist, assassinated while SF Supervisor
1930s-40s Yankees player with 3 MVPs, record hit streak
Baseball player who broke the color barrier
First American woman in space
CA Governor (1911-17) and Senator (1917-45), called for progressive reforms such as recall
Black/Asian golfer/philander with most majors still currently playing
Pioneering female aviator, lost while attempting round-the-world flight
Ca. 1900 Los Angeles landowner and booster, built Pacific Electric and famous Library
CA wine grower, founded UC Davis viticultural school (not Gallo!)
CA Politician, Member of the 'Big Four' Railroaders, Endowed university
Explorer, Mexican-American War and Civil War general, first Republican presidential nominee

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