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Can you name the Famous Iowans?

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what they didNameHINT
ActressIts a wonderful life actress.
Funny TV Star of many showsMary Tyler Moore's Neighbor in Minneapolis
NewscasterNetwork news anchor
CowboyEntertainer and wild west promoter
SingerFrom Wall Lake
PainterRegionalist from the 30s
Advise Columnist Her twin was one too.
Opera SingerImportant African American singer
Poll TakerImportant poll still used today
Scientist helped feed the worldwon the nobel prize
what they didNameHINT
Big Band LeaderPlayed trombone
News Paper PublisherFrom the golden days of the Register
Important Labor LeaderBorn in Lucas Iowa
Actorplayed a lot of cowboys
PreacherPredates Billy Graham
Late night TV hostBorn in Iowa, moved to Nebraska
ScientistFamous part of space near earth named for him
President of the USAOnly president from Iowa
Vice President, Agricultural Secretary, agricultural innovator Went to ISU
Jazz Trumpeter played during the jazz age

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