These 8 Famous People Died In Georgia…And Exactly Where It Happened

I love to talk about the history of our great state, but what I haven’t had a chance to do is highlight some of the great people who have touched our state in some way. Did you know about these famous people who lived, died and impacted Georgia in a major way?

Here is a small list of great people who passed away in Georgia:

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Did you know that all these amazing and influential people lived and died in Georgia? Like I said previously, this is only a small subset of the historical and influential people who lived and died in Georgia. Who else do you know that was just as superb as these people and either lived or died in Georgia? Discuss it in the comments below!