Forrest City, Arkansas - Notable Natives

Notable Natives

  • Al Green, singer and minister.
  • John W. Henry, principal owner of the Boston Red Sox.
  • Don Kessinger, born in Forrest City, major league baseball player
  • Albert King, blues artist who spent much of childhood and early professional career in Forrest City.
  • Charlie Rich see Colt, Arkansas.
  • Cal Slayton, comic book artist.
  • Dennis Winston, NFL player.
  • Sonny Liston, born in Forrest City on the Morledge Plantation. Heavyweight Champion of the World.
  • Jimmy Rogers (American football), NFL player with the New Orleans Saints.

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