Collective Soul
Collective Soul w/ Atlanta Symphony Youth Orchestra.
Jimmy B. Bedford
Jimmy B. Bedford (June 10, 1927 – 1990) was the former head of the University of Alaska Fairbanks journalism department. He is also the author of Around the World on a Nickel (1967). There is a Jimm...
Jujiro Wada
Jujiro Wada (Japanese: Wada Jujiro) (ca. 1872-5 March 1937) was a Japanese adventurer and entrepreneur who achieved fame for his exploits in turn-of-the-20th-century Alaska and Yukon Territory.
Ac...
Jujiro Wada - Wikipedia
Ticasuk Brown
Ticasuk Brown (1904–1982) was an Iñupiaq educator, poet and writer. She was the recipient of a Presidential Commission and was the first Native American to have a school named after her in Fairb...
Ticasuk Brown - Wikipedia
Walter James Fitzgerald
Walter James Fitzgerald, S.J. (November 17, 1883 – July 19, 1947) was an American prelate of the Catholic Church. He served as Vicar Apostolic of Alaska from 1945 until his death in 19...
George M. Sullivan
George Murray Sullivan (March 31, 1922 – September 23, 2009) was an American politician from the state of Alaska who served as the Mayor of Anchorage from 1967 until 1981.
His father was Har...
Rick Holmstrom
Rick Holmstrom (born May 30, 1965) is an American electric blues and rhythm and blues guitarist, singer and songwriter. Holmstrom has previously worked with William Clarke, Johnny Dyer, and Rod Piazz...
Jack Coghill
John Bruce "Jack" Coghill (born September 24, 1925, in Fairbanks, Alaska) was the sixth lieutenant governor of Alaska, serving from 1990 to 1994 under Governor Walter Hickel. Both were members of the ...
Jack Coghill - Wikipedia
Eva McGown
Eva McGown née Montgomery (1883–1972), the "hostess of Fairbanks," was best known for her three decades helping newcomers, military wives, construction workers, students, and visitors to find shelter...
Carl Ben Eielson
Carl Benjamin "Ben" Eielson (1897–1929) was an aviator, bush pilot and explorer.
He was born in Hatton, North Dakota in 1897 to Norwegian immigrants. His interest in aviation went back to his chil...
Carl Ben Eielson - Wikipedia
Pete Overfield
Peter Delome "Pete" Overfield (April 12, 1874 – July 1, 1959) was an All-American and professional football player, federal judge and rancher. Overfield played center for the University of Pennsylvan...
Pete Overfield - Wikipedia
Henry Peter Karstens
Henry Peter "Harry" Karstens (September 2, 1878 – November 28, 1955) was the first superintendent of Mount McKinley National Park (now known as Denali National Park), from 1921 to 1928. He was the gui...
Henry Peter Karstens - Wikipedia
Mike Doogan
Mike Doogan is a Democratic member of the Alaska House of Representatives, representing the 25th District since 2006.He is also the author of the Nik Kane Alaska mystery series, which includes Lost An...
Kevin Johansen
Kevin Johansen (born 1964 in Fairbanks, Alaska, US) is an Argentine-American rock musician.
Born to an Argentine mother, Marta Calvet, and an American father, Johansen lived most of his childhood ...
Kevin Johansen - Wikipedia
Lisa Murkowski
Lisa Ann Murkowski (born May 22, 1957 in Ketchikan) is the senior United States Senator from the State of Alaska and a member of the Republican Party. She served in the Senate since 2002 and became th...
Lisa Murkowski - Wikipedia
Augie Hiebert
A. G. "Augie" Hiebert (December 4, 1916 – September 13, 2007) was an Alaskan television pioneer. Hiebert is credited with building Alaska's first television station, KTVA in Anchorage in 1953. ...
Bob Bartlett
Edward Lewis "Bob" Bartlett (April 20, 1904 – December 11, 1968) was an American politician and a member of the Democratic Party.Bartlett was born in Seattle, Washington. After graduating from ...
Don Wright (politician)
Donald Rose "Don" Wright (November 24, 1929 – July 5, 2014) was an American politician from Alaska.
Donald Rose Wright was born in Nenana, Alaska, one of seven sons of Episcopal missionaries...
Syun-Ichi Akasofu
Syun-Ichi Akasofu (赤祖父 俊一, Akasofu Shun'ichi, born December 4, 1930, Saku, Nagano, Japan) is the Founding Director of the International Arctic Research Center of the University of Alaska Fairb...
Syun-Ichi Akasofu - Wikipedia
Dean Carter
Dean Phillip Carter (born August 30, 1955) is a convicted spree killer currently housed on San Quentin, California's Death row. He has been convicted (trials) of the murder of four women: Susan Knoll...
Dean Carter - Wikipedia
Oscar Kawagley
Angayuqaq Oscar Kawagley (born November 8, 1934, Bethel, Alaska; died April 27, 2011 in Fairbanks, Alaska), best known as Oscar Kawagley, was a Yup'ik anthropologist, teacher and actor from Alaska. He...