A political pioneer, Cora Reynolds Anderson was born April 10, 1882 in L'Anse, Michigan.
In 1924, Anderson was the first woman elected to the Michigan House of Representatives. Along with his wife Rexella Van Impe, he hosts the long-running "Jack Van Impe Presents." The show currently airs in several countries on various networks.
Peck specialized in illustrations depicting women and children.
Her work was used in many magazines as well as books, such as "A Lady of King Arthur's Court" and "In the Border Country."Actor Michael Bailey Smith was born Nov. Smith's acting career began in 1989 when he won a role in "A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child." His other credits include television shows "Charmed" and "My Name is Earl," as well as the movies "Men in Black II" and "The Hills Have Eyes." Major League pitcher Roger Mason was born Sept. Mason played for seven different Major League teams, starting with the Detroit Tigers in 1984. Iva Ousterhout is the Iva behind the most famous chicken dinners in Sterling, Michigan.
From military heroes to movie stars, Michigan and its 83 counties have produced many a-celebrity.