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Tulsa, OK

CITY

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

Population:
393049 (2000 census)

Founding Date:
1879

County:
Osage County, Rogers County, Tulsa County

NEWSPAPERS

Newspaper
The Tulsa World
The Tulsa Tribune

SCHOOLS

SchoolFounded
Tulsa Community College
1968
Oral Roberts University
1963
Nathan Hale High School, Tulsa, OK
1959
Will Rogers High School, Tulsa, OK
1939
University of Tulsa
1894

COMPANY HEADQUARTERS

CompanyFounded
BOK Financial
1990
Matrix Service Company
1984
Helmerich & Payne
1920
Williams
1908
ONEOK
1906
Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group
 

BIRTHS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Cris Alexander
Photographer
14-Jan-1920 7-Mar-2012 Portrait photographer, Broadway actor
Pamela Bach
Actor
16-Oct-1963   Ex-Wife of David Hasselhoff
Douglas H. Brooks
Business
12-Aug-1952   CEO of Brinker International
Garth Brooks
Country Musician
7-Feb-1962   Ropin' the Wind
Richard C. Brown
Diplomat
1-Nov-1939 2004 US Ambassador to Uruguay, 1990-93
Lonny Chapman
Actor
1-Oct-1920 12-Oct-2007 American character actor
Larry Clark
Film Director
1-Jan-1943   Kids
Bobby Cox
Baseball
21-May-1941   Atlanta Braves manager, 1990-2010
Stephen L. Cropper
Business
c. 1950   Retired Williams executive
Larry Drake
Actor
21-Feb-1950   Benny Stulwicz on LA Law
David Duke
Activist
13-Jul-1950   Former KKK Grand Wizard
Blake Edwards
Film Director
26-Jul-1922 15-Dec-2010 The Pink Panther
Lowell Fulson
Musician
31-Mar-1921 6-Mar-1999 West Coast blues guitarist and bandleader
Martin Gardner
Mathematician
21-Oct-1914 22-May-2010 Mathematical games, Scientific American
David Gates
Singer/Songwriter
11-Dec-1939   Lead singer of Bread
Bill Goldberg
Wrestling
27-Dec-1966   Pro wrestler
Bill Hader
Actor
7-Jun-1978   Saturday Night Live
Isaac Hanson
Musician
17-Nov-1980   Member of boy band Hanson
Taylor Hanson
Musician
14-Mar-1983   Member of boy band Hanson
Joy Harjo
Poet
9-May-1951   The Last Song
Paul Harvey
Radio Personality
4-Sep-1918 28-Feb-2009 The Paul Harvey Show
Hans Helmerich
Business
4-Sep-1958   CEO of Helmerich & Payne
W. H. Helmerich III
Business
12-Jan-1923   Chairman of Helmerich & Payne
S. E. Hinton
Author
22-Jul-1948   The Outsiders
Donald D. Humphreys
Business
c. 1949   Senior VP at Exxon Mobil
Jennifer Jones
Actor
2-Mar-1919 17-Dec-2009 The Song of Bernadette
John A. Knebel
Politician
4-Oct-1936   US Secretary of Agriculture, 1976-77
Tony Knowles
Politician
1-Jan-1943   Governor of Alaska, 1994-2002
Henry Kravis
Business
6-Jan-1944   Kohlberg Kravis Roberts
Sheila Kuehl
Politician
9-Feb-1941   Dobie Gillis and ex-California State Senator
Heather Langenkamp
Actor
17-Jul-1964   A Nightmare on Elm Street
Steve Largent
Football
28-Sep-1954   Hall of Famer, elected to Congress
Paula Marshall
Business
c. 1953   CEO of The Bama Companies
Daniel Patrick Moynihan
Politician
16-Mar-1927 26-Mar-2003 US Senator from New York, 1977-2001
Jerry Nelson
Performance Artist
10-Jul-1934 23-Aug-2012 Count von Count
Tim Blake Nelson
Actor
11-May-1964   O Brother, Where Art Thou?
Martha O'Driscoll
Actor
4-Mar-1922 3-Nov-1998 Li'l Abner
E. J. Peaker
Actor
22-Feb-1944   Hello, Dolly!
Mary Kay Place
Actor
23-Sep-1947   Mary Hartman, Mary Hartman
Tony Randall
Actor
26-Feb-1920 18-May-2004 Felix Unger in The Odd Couple
John F. Reif
Judge
c. 1951   Justice, Oklahoma Supreme Court
Richard Roberts
Religion
12-Nov-1948   President of Oral Roberts University
Gailard Sartain
Actor
18-Sep-1946   The Buddy Holly Story
James Sharp
Attorney
1940   High-powered Washington attorney
John Sullivan
Politician
1-Jan-1965   Congressman, Oklahoma 1st
Jeanne Tripplehorn
Actor
10-Jun-1963   Office Killer
Rob Walton
Business
28-Oct-1944   Wal-Mart Chairman, world's 12th richest man
Cornel West
Activist
2-Jun-1953   Prominent blackademic
Charlie Wilson
Singer
29-Jan-1953   R&B singer, The Gap Band
Alfre Woodard
Actor
8-Nov-1953   K-PAX
Judy Woodruff
Journalist
20-Nov-1946   PBS newscaster
James Woolsey
Government
21-Sep-1941   CIA Director, 1993-95

DEATHS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Dewey F. Bartlett
Politician
28-Mar-1919 1-Mar-1979 Governor and Senator from Oklahoma
Don Chandler
Football
5-Sep-1934 11-Aug-2011 Former NFL placekicker
Kathryn Kuhlman
Religion
9-May-1907 20-Feb-1976 Faith healer, I Believe In Miracles
Jeff MacKay
Actor
20-Oct-1948 22-Aug-2008 French on Baa Baa Black Sheep
George O'Brien
Actor
19-Apr-1899 4-Sep-1985 Sunrise



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