Here Are 9 Famous People You Probably Didn’t Know Hail From Colorado

What do Anakin Skywalker, Napoleon Dynamite, and Eric Cartman all have in common? If you answered that they’re all fictional characters, you’d be correct…but did you also know that the people behind these well-loved characters are all Colorado natives? Here are 9 famous people from Colorado that you may not have known were from the Centennial State.

Do you know of any other famous people from Colorado? Share your favorites in the comments; we love to learn new Colorado trivia!

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Fun Facts About Colorado

July 30, 2021

What are some more fun facts about Colorado?

Did you know Leadville is the highest incorporated city in the United States? (It’s at 10,430 feet!) Or that Colorado is home to almost as many ghost towns as live ones? Check out some more fun facts in this article!

What are some natural wonders in Colorado?

If you ask us, practically the whole state is a natural wonder! If we had to get a little more specific, Red Rocks Amphitheatre is one of our very favorites. It’s one of the greatest concert venues in the world. You can check out more of the many natural wonders in Colorado on this list.

What’s some good history-related Colorado trivia?

How about this?: In 1870, the Kansas Pacific Railway laid 10 miles of rail in Colorado, the longest segment of railroad track ever built in one day! Here’s some more random fun facts about Colorado history.


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