Arkansas Born

This site features info on the state (mostly in the nature of phorographs) and info on the notable personalities from Arkansas past, present and future

LAST UPDATE September 8, 2019

25th state joined the Union on June 15, 1836


The notables:

Bill Clinton - Hope

Douglas MacArthur - Little Rock

Johnny Cash - Kingsland

Conway Twitty - Helena

Charlie Rich - Colt

Helen Gurley Brown - Green Forest

Dick Powell - Mountain View

Alan "Shane" Ladd - Hot Springs

Barbara Fairchild - Knobel

Jimmy Driftwood - Timbo

Billy Bob Thornton - Hot Springs

John Grisham - Jonesboro

Mary Steenburgen - Newport

Glen Campbell - Delight

Mike Huckabee - Hope

Jerry Franklin Dhonau - Litte Rock



The Literature of the Ozarks

The Literature of the Ozarks: An Anthology (Ozarks Studies) - AMAZON

338 pages - University of Arkansas Press