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Bootsy Collins, Doris Day, Rick Derringer (Hang on Sloopy), Richie Furay, Dave Grohl, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Micheal "Kid Funkadelic" Hampton, Chrissie Hynde, Lux Interior, Phil Keaggy, John Legend, Dean Martin, Mark Mothersbaugh, Johnny Paycheck, Trent Reznor, Roy Rogers, Boz Scaggs, Joe Walsh (born in Kansas but grew up in Ohio), Nancy Wilson (Jazz singer), Dwight Yoakum, Mia Zapata
John Heisman, Lou Groza, Paul Brown,
Jesse Owens, Bobby Rahal, Mike Schmidt, Rollie Fingers, James "Buster" Douglas, Jerry Lucas, John Havlicek, Cy Young, Dean Chenoweth, Bobby Knight, Ken Griffey Jr., Joe Nuxhall,
Paul Lawrence Dunbar, Harvey Pekar, P.J. O'Rourke, R.L. Stine, Erma Bombeck, Rita Dove, Sherwood Anderson, James Thurber, Toni Morrison, Helen Hooven Santmyer, Stephen R Donaldson, Zane Grey, Harriet Beacher Stowe
Paul Newman, Drew Carey, Martin Sheen, Nancy Cartwright, Fred Willard, Burgess Meredith, Steven Spielberg, Dorothy Dandridge (first black female Oscar nominee), Tyrone Power, Halle Barre (first black female Oscar winner)
John Brown (Abolitionist), Blue Jacket, Daniel Beard (BSA founder), Albert Graham (4H founder), Irvin Westheimer (Big Brothers Big Sisters founder), Phil Donahue, Clarence Darrow, Ted Turner, Elizabeth Blackwell (first female doctor in the US), Eddie Rickenbacker, Dr. “Guy” Bluford, Jr. (first black astronaut), Harriet Taylor Upton (women's suffrage), George Washington Crile (First surgeon to perform a blood transfusion), Charles Kettering (invented spark plugs, leaded gasoline, the automatic transmission & four wheel brakes), Hugh Downs, Maj Don Gentile, Chief Pontiac, Jack Warner (Warner Bros), James Cox (DDN/Cox Communications), B.F. Goodrich, General Ben Davis (first black general USAF), John D Rockefeller, Rodger Young (MOH recipient, song inspiration), Jack Hanna, Victoria Woodhull (first female Presidential nominee), Ephraim Cutler, Admiral Isaac Kidd