Jodi Benson, actress and voice of Ariel in The Little Mermaid
Paris Bennett, American Idol Season 5 finalist (well, she lived here for awhile and her grandfather is well-known pastor here)
James Henry Breasted, scholar, first American teacher of Egyptology
Susan Saint James, actress, "McMillan and Wife"
Sarah Kelly, Christian singer
Joe Mantello, Tony Award winning actor and director
John Ortberg, best-selling author and pastor
Aidan Quinn, actor
Gordon Tullock, economist
Janice Voss, astronaut
Michelle Williams, member of Destiny's Child
The Rockford Peaches, charter members of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League and subject of the film, A League of Their Own
Cheap Trick, internationally-acclaimed rock band
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