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La Crosse, WI

CITY

Official Website:
http://www.cityoflacrosse.org/

Chamber of Commerce:
http://www.lacrossechamber.com/

Visitors Bureau:
http://www.explorelacrosse.com/

Population:
51818 (2000 census)

Founding Date:
1841 (settled), 1851 (platted)

County:
La Crosse County

SCHOOLS

SchoolFounded
University of Wisconsin at La Crosse
1909
Viterbo University
1890

LIBRARY

LibraryFounded
La Crosse Public Library
1868

ORCHESTRA

OrchestraFounded
La Crosse Symphony Orchestra
1898

BIRTHS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Ed Gein
Criminal
27-Aug-1906 26-Jul-1984 Serial killer and cannibal
Ron Kind
Politician
16-Mar-1963   Congressman, Wisconsin 3rd
Joseph Losey
Film Director
14-Jan-1909 22-Jun-1984 The Go-Between
Patrick J. Lucey
Politician
21-Mar-1918   Governor of Wisconsin, 1971-77
Mike O'Callaghan
Politician
10-Sep-1929 5-Mar-2004 Governor of Nevada, 1971-79
Ford Sterling
Actor
3-Nov-1883 13-Oct-1939 Keystone Cop
Scott Thorson
Relative
23-Jan-1959   Liberace's young male lover
John Toland
Historian
29-Jun-1912 4-Jan-2004 The Rising Sun



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