Alan Jackson Alan Eugene Jackson (born October 17, 1958) is an American country music singer, known for blending traditional honky tonk and mainstream country sounds and penning many of his own hits.
Alexander Campbell King Alexander Campbell King (December 7, 1856 – July 25, 1926) was Solicitor General of the United States and later a federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.
Alexander H. Stephens Alexander Hamilton Stephens (February 11, 1812 – March 4, 1883) was an American politician from Georgia and Vice President of the Confederate States of America during the American Civil War.
Alexander S. Clay Alexander Stephens Clay (September 25, 1853November 13, 1910) was a United States Senator from Georgia.
Alfred Cuthbert Alfred Cuthbert was a United States Representative and Senator from Georgia.
Alfred H. Colquitt Alfred Holt Colquitt (April 20, 1824March 26, 1894) was a lawyer, preacher, soldier, 49th Governor of Georgia and two term U.S. Senator from Georgia where he died in office.
Alfred Iverson, Sr. Alfred Iverson, Sr. (December 3, 1798March 4, 1873) was a United States Representative and Senator from Georgia.
Alisha Thomas Morgan Alisha Thomas Morgan is a member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing the 39th district.
Allen Ferdinand Owen Allen Ferdinand Owen (October 9, 1816 – April 7, 1865) was an American politician and lawyer who served in the United States Congress.
Allison Nelson Allison Nelson (March 11, 1822 – October 7, 1862) was the ninth mayor of Atlanta, Georgia, as well as a brigadier general in the Confederate army during the American Civil War.
Alveda King Alveda Celeste King (born January 22, 1951) is an NAACP member, American, civil rights activist, Christian minister, conservative, pro-life activist, and author.
Bobby Saxon Lieutenant Colonel Bobby Saxon is an Iraq War veteran and businessman from Nicholson, Georgia.
Braswell Deen Braswell Drue Deen was a U.S. Representative from Georgia.
Buck Melton Buckner Franklin "Buck" Melton, Sr. (October 24, 1923 – March 5, 2014) was an American politician and lawyer who served as the Mayor of Macon, Georgia, from 1975 until 1979.
Burrell Ellis W. Burrell Ellis, Jr. is the suspended CEO of DeKalb County, Georgia and is no longer the acting CEO. Ellis was recently charged with 14 felonies and awaits trial.
Candi Staton Candi Staton (born Canzetta Maria Staton; March 13, 1940, Hanceville, Alabama) is an American soul and gospel singer, best known for her 1970 remake of Tammy Wynette's "Stand By Your Man" ...
Carl Sanders Carl Edward Sanders, Sr. (born May 15, 1925) is an American politician who served as the 74th Governor of the state of Georgia from 1963 to 1967.
Carol Porter Carol Porter was the Democratic nominee in the 2010 election for Lieutenant Governor of Georgia.
Cathy Cox Lera Catharine "Cathy" Cox (born 1958) is a Georgia politician, a member of the Democratic Party, the former Secretary of State of Georgia, and a candidate for Governor of Georgia in 2006.
Connie Stokes Connie Stokes (born September 3, 1953) is an American politician from the state of Georgia.
Curt Thompson Curt Blackburn Thompson II (born December 15, 1968) is an American politician and State Senator in the Georgia State Senate, elected to the Senate in 2004.
Cynthia McKinney Cynthia Ann McKinney (born March 17, 1955) is an American politician and activist.
Dale Cardwell William Dale Cardwell is a consumer investigator and television journalist based in Atlanta, Georgia.
Daniel Newnan Daniel Newnan (1780 – January 16, 1851) was an American politician and military commander.
Dar'shun Kendrick Dar'shun N. Kendrick (born August 28, 1982 in Atlanta, Georgia) is an American politician and a member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing the 93rd district; she previously rep...
David Adelman David I. Adelman was the United States Ambassador to the Republic of Singapore from 2010 to 2013.
David H. Gambrell David Henry Gambrell (born December 20, 1929) is a Georgia attorney who represented his state in the United States Senate from 1971 through 1972.
David Jackson Bailey David Jackson (Jack) Bailey (March 11, 1812 – June 14, 1897) was an American politician, lawyer and soldier who served in the United States Congress.
Elijah Webb Chastain Elijah Webb Chastain (September 25, 1813 – April 9, 1874) was an American politician, soldier and lawyer.
Elliott H. Levitas Elliott Harris Levitas (born December 26, 1930) is a former U.S. Representative from Georgia's 4th congressional district.
Ernest Vandiver Samuel Ernest Vandiver Jr. (July 3, 1918 – February 21, 2005), was an American politician who was the 73rd Governor of the U.S. state of Georgia from 1959 to 1963.
Eugene Talmadge Eugene Talmadge (September 23, 1884 – December 21, 1946) was a Democratic politician who served two terms as the 67th Governor of Georgia from 1933 to 1937, and a third term from 1941 to 1943.
Eurith D. Rivers Eurith Dickinson (Ed) Rivers (December 1, 1895 – June 11, 1967) was an American politician from Lanier County, Georgia.
Floyd Adams, Jr. Floyd Adams, Jr. (born May 11, 1945) is an American politician from Georgia, U.S. and a former Mayor of Savannah, Georgia.
Francis H. Cone Francis Hiram Cone (September 5, 1797 – May 18, 1859) was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of Georgia and Georgia State Senator, who is primarily remembered for fighting and sever...
Garland T. Byrd Garland Turk Byrd (July 16, 1924 – June 1, 1997) was United States Democratic politician from Georgia, who served as the fourth Lieutenant Governor of Georgia from 1959 to 1963.
George Busbee George Dekle Busbee, Sr. (August 7, 1927 – July 16, 2004), was an American politician who served as the 77th Governor of the U.S. state of Georgia from 1975 to 1983.
George Darden George Washington "Buddy" Darden, III is an American politician and lawyer.
George T. Smith George Thornewell Smith (October 15, 1916 – August 23, 2010) was an American Democratic Party politician and jurist from the state of Georgia.
George Thornewell Smith George Thornewell Smith was an American Democratic Party politician and jurist from the state of Georgia.
George W. Towns George Washington Bonaparte Towns (May 4, 1801 – July 15, 1854) was a United States lawyer, legislator, and politician.
Gloria S. Butler Gloria S. Butler is a Senate Democrat in the 152nd Georgia General Assembly from Stone Mountain, Georgia.
Gordon Lee (congressman) Gordon Lee was an American politician who represented Georgia in the United States House of Representatives from 1905-1926.
Grace Towns Hamilton Grace Towns Hamilton (February 10, 1907–June 17, 1992) was the first African-American woman elected to the Georgia General Assembly.
Greg Hecht Greg Hecht is an American politician, a member of the Democratic Party, and a former member of the Georgia General Assembly in the U.S. state of Georgia.
Guy Drexinger Guy Drexinger was a Democratic attorney running for Insurance Commissioner of Georgia.
Hank Johnson Henry C. "Hank" Johnson Jr. (born October 2, 1954) is the U.S. Representative for GA's 4, serving since 2007.
Heidi Davison Heidi Davison is a politician from Georgia, U.S., and is the former mayor of Athens, Georgia.
Henry Gray Turner Henry Gray Turner (March 20, 1839 – June 9, 1904) was an American politician, teacher, jurist and soldier.
Henry Hull Carlton Henry Hull Carlton (May 14, 1835 – October 26, 1905) was an American politician, medical doctor, journalist and soldier.
Herman Talmadge Herman Eugene Talmadge, Sr. (August 9, 1913 – March 21, 2002), was an American politician from the state of Georgia.
Ivan Allen, Jr. Ivan Allen, Jr. (March 15, 1911 – July 2, 2003), was an American businessman who served two terms as the 52nd Mayor of Atlanta, Georgia, during the turbulent civil rights era of the 1960s.
J. B. Fuqua John Brooks "J.B." Fuqua (June 26, 1918 – April 5, 2006) was a businessman, philanthropist and chairman of The Fuqua Companies and Fuqua Enterprises.
J. B. Stoner Jesse Benjamin "J.B." Stoner (April 13, 1924 – April 23, 2005) was an American segregationist convicted in 1980 of the 1958 bombing of the Bethel Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama.
J. Craig Gordon J. Craig Gordon is a member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing the 163rd district.
J. Ebb Duncan Joseph Elvin "J. Ebb" Duncan (February 18, 1909 – January 19, 1980) was an American politician from the U.S. state of Georgia.
James Henderson Blount James Henderson Blount was an American statesman, soldier and congressman from Georgia.
James Johnson (Georgia) James Johnson (February 12, 1811 - November 20, 1891) was a U.S. Representative from Georgia and served as the 43rd Governor of Georgia between June and October 1865.
James L. Bentley James Lynwood Bentley, Jr. (June 15, 1927, Upson County, Georgia — November 7, 2003), was from 1961 to 1971 the comptroller general of Georgia.
John Randall Walker John Randall Walker (February 23, 1874 – July 21, 1942) was a U.S. political figure from the state of Georgia.
John S. Cohen John Sanford Cohen was a United States Senator from Georgia.
John S. Gibson John Strickland Gibson (January 3, 1893 – October 19, 1960) was a U.S. Representative from Georgia.
John Stephens Wood John Stephens Wood (February 8, 1885 – September 12, 1968) was an American politician from the state of Georgia, USA. He served in the United States House of Representatives, 1931–1935 an...
Joseph E. Brown Joseph Emerson Brown (April 15, 1821November 30, 1894), often referred to as Joe Brown, was the 42nd Governor of Georgia from 1857 to 1865, and a U.S. Senator from 1880 to 1891.
Joseph M. Terrell Joseph Meriwether Terrell (June 6, 1861November 17, 1912) was a United States Senator and the 57th Governor of Georgia.
Joseph Webber Jackson Joseph Webber Jackson was an American politician and lawyer from the state of Georgia who served in the United States Congress.
Julian Bond Horace Julian Bond, known as Julian Bond, is an American social activist and leader in the American civil rights movement, politician, professor, and writer.
Karla Drenner Dr Karla Lea Drenner (born September 10, 1961 in Charleston, West Virginia) is an American academic and politician from Georgia.
Kasim Reed Muhammad Kasim Reed (born June 10, 1969) is the 59th Mayor of Atlanta; he was officially inaugurated on January 4, 2010.
Keisha Waites Keisha Sean Waites (born 1972) is an American politician from the state of Georgia.
Ken Hodges Kenneth (Ken) B. Hodges III is the former District Attorney for Dougherty County, Georgia in the United States and was the Democratic nominee for Attorney General of Georgia in 2010, ultimately ...
Kimberly Alexander Kimberly Alexander is Democratic member of the Georgia House of Representatives, serving since 2013.
Larry McDonald Lawrence Patton McDonald, M.D. (April 1, 1935 – September 1, 1983) was an American politician and a member of the United States House of Representatives, representing the seventh congressional d...
Lester Maddox Lester Garfield Maddox, Sr. (September 30, 1915 – June 25, 2003), was an American politician who was the 75th Governor of the U.S. state of Georgia from 1967 to 1971.
Lewis A. Massey Lewis A. Massey (born July 20, 1962) is a Georgia politician, a member of the Democratic Party, a former Secretary of State of Georgia, and a candidate for Governor of Georgia in 1998.
M. Hoke Smith Michael Hoke Smith was a newspaper owner, United States Secretary of the Interior, 58th Governor of Georgia, and a United States Senator from Georgia.
Mable Thomas "Able" Mable Thomas was a member of the Georgia House of Representatives representing Georgia House district 55, areas immediately west and southwest of Downtown Atlanta and areas west and north...
Mac Collins Michael Allen "Mac" Collins, American politician, was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from 1993 to 2005, representing the.
Maretta Taylor Maretta Taylor aws an American educator and legislator.
Mark Anthony Cooper Mark Anthony Cooper was a United States Representative, businessman and lawyer from Georgia.
Maston E. O'Neal, Jr. Maston Emmett O'Neal, Jr. (July 19, 1907 – January 9, 1990) was a U.S. Representative from Georgia.
Max Cleland Joseph Maxwell "Max" Cleland (born August 24, 1942) is an American politician from Georgia.
Michael P. Boggs Michael P. Boggs is a Judge of the Georgia Court of Appeals and is a nominee to be a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.
Michelle Nunn Mary Michelle Nunn (born 1966) is a candidate for Georgia's U.S. Senate seat in 2014 and past (on leave of absence) CEO of Points of Light, an Am...
Peter Zack Geer Peter Zack Geer was a lawyer and a Democratic politician from the U.S. state of Georgia.
Phillip M. Landrum Phillip Mitchell Landrum (September 10, 1907 – November 19, 1990) was a Democratic U.S. Representative from Georgia.
Quincy Murphy William Quincy Murphy, Jr. (August 18, 1952 – August 2, 2013) was an American businessman and politician.
Rahn Mayo Rahn Mayo is Democratic member of the Georgia House of Representatives, serving since 2009. In addition to his service in the legislature, Mayo has also worked as a real estate broker, radio co-host, and advertising sales executive.
Rashad Taylor Rashad Jamal Taylor (born March 21, 1981) is a political consultant and former politician from Atlanta, Georgia.
Rebecca Latimer Felton Rebecca Ann Latimer Felton (June 10, 1835 – January 24, 1930) was an American white supremacist, lynching advocate, writer, lecturer, reformer, and politician who became the first woman to serve...
Richard Ray Richard Belmont Ray was an American politician from Georgia.
Richard Russell, Jr. Richard Brevard Russell, Jr. (November 2, 1897 – January 21, 1971) was an American politician from Georgia.
Richard Russell, Sr. Richard Brevard Russell, Sr. (April 27, 1861 – December 3, 1938) was an American lawyer, legislator, jurist, and candidate for political office.
Rob Teilhet Robert Brandon Teilhet is a member of the Georgia House of Representatives in the U.S. state of Georgia.
Robby Wells Robert "Robby" Wells (born April 10, 1968) is an American former college football coach and a politician.
Robert M. Charlton Robert Milledge Charlton (January 19, 1807 January 18, 1854) was an American politician and jurist.
Robert Ramspeck Robert C. Word Ramspeck was an American politician and businessman.
Robert Reichert Robert Reichert is the current Democratic mayor of Macon, Georgia, the sixth largest city in the state, located in the central portion of the state some seventy miles south of Atlanta.
Robert Toombs Robert Augustus Toombs was an American and Confederate political leader, Whig Party senator from Georgia, a founding father of the Confederacy, its first Secretary of State, and a minor Confederate general in the Civil War. He feuded bitterly with Confederate president Jefferson Davis.
Ronald 'Bo' Ginn Ronald Bryan 'Bo' Ginn (May 31, 1934 – January 2, 2005) represented Georgia's 1st congressional district in the United States House of Representatives.
Ronnie Mabra Ronnie Mabra is Democratic member of the Georgia House of Representatives, serving since 2013.
Rosalynn Carter Eleanor Rosalynn Carter (née Smith; August 18, 1927) is the wife of the 39th President of the United States, Jimmy Carter and in that capacity served as the First Lady of the United States...
Roy Barnes Roy Eugene Barnes (born March 11, 1948) is an American attorney, politician and member of the Democratic Party who served as the 80th Governor of Georgia from January 1999 until January 2003.
Sam Massell Sam Massell (born August 26, 1927) is a businessman who served from 1970 to 1974 as the 53rd mayor of Atlanta, Georgia.
Sam Nunn Samuel Augustus "Sam" Nunn, Jr. (born September 8, 1938) is an American lawyer and politician.
Sam Zamarripa Sam Zamarripa is the first Hispanic to serve in the Georgia State Senate, representing the 36th District located in eastern Fulton County, Georgia.
Sanford Bishop Sanford Dixon Bishop, Jr. (born February 4, 1947) is the U.S. Representative for GA's 2, serving since 1993.
Scott Holcomb Scott Holcomb (born November 2, 1972) is a State Representative in the Georgia House of Representatives.
Seaborn Jones Seaborn Jones (February 1, 1788 - March 18, 1864) was a United States Representative from Georgia.
Seaborn Reese Seaborn Reese was an American politician, jurist and lawyer.
Seaton Grantland Seaton Grantland (June 8, 1782 - October 18, 1864) was a United States Representative from Georgia.
Sheila Jones Sheila Jones is a member of the House of Representatives in the U.S. state of Georgia.
Shirley Franklin Shirley Clarke Franklin (born May 10, 1945) is an American politician, a member of the Democratic Party, and served as mayor of Atlanta, Georgia, from 2002 to 2010.
Shirley Sherrod Shirley Sherrod is a former Georgia State Director of Rural Development for the United States Department of Agriculture.
Sidney Marcus Sidney J. Marcus was a Georgia legislator from Atlanta's 26th district, now the 106th district, who served in the Georgia General Assembly from 1968 until his death in 1983.
Simone Bell Simone Bell is a community organizer and politician from Atlanta, Georgia.
Sonny Perdue George Ervin "Sonny" Perdue III (born December 20, 1946) is an American politician who served as the 81st Governor of Georgia from 2003 to 2011.
Spencer Frye Spencer Frye is a state representative from Georgia.
Stacey Abrams Stacey Y. Abrams is the House Minority Leader for the Georgia General Assembly and State Representative for the 89th House District.
Stacey Evans Stacey Evans is Democratic member of the Georgia House of Representatives.
Steen Miles Ollisteen 'Steen' Miles is an American politician from the state of Georgia.
Stephen Pace Olin Stephen Pace (March 9, 1891 – April 5, 1970) was an American politician and lawyer.
Steve Henson (politician) Steve Henson is Democratic member of the Georgia Senate, as well as the Democratic leader in the Senate.
Ted Turner Robert Edward "Ted" Turner III is an American media mogul and philanthropist. As a businessman, he is known as founder of the cable news network CNN, the first 24-hour cable news channel. In addition, he founded WTBS, which pioneered the superstation concept in cable television.
Terry Holley Terry Holley is a businessman and Democratic nominee for the 2006 U.S. House election in Georgia's 10th congressional district.
Thomas E. Watson Thomas Edward "Tom" Watson was an American politician, attorney, newspaper editor, and writer from Georgia.
Thomas Hardeman, Jr. Thomas Hardeman, Jr. (January 12, 1825 – March 6, 1891) was an American politician, lawyer and soldier.
Thomas M. Norwood Thomas Manson Norwood was a United States Senator and Representative from Georgia.
Thomas W. Hardwick Thomas William Hardwick (December 9, 1872January 31, 1944) was an American politician from the U.S. state of Georgia.
Thurbert Baker Thurbert E. Baker (born December 16, 1952) was the Attorney General of the U.S. state of Georgia.
Tom Murphy (U.S. politician) Thomas Bailey "Tom" Murphy (March 10, 1924 – December 17, 2007) was an American politician from the U.S. state of Georgia.
Tommy Irvin Tommy Irvin (born July 14, 1929) served as Georgia’s Commissioner of Agriculture from 1969 until January 2011.
Tonya Anderson Tonya Anderson is Democratic member of the Georgia House of Representatives, serving since 2013.
Valencia Stovall Valencia Stovall (born December 16, 1969) is a Democratic state representative in the Georgia House of Representatives.
Vernon Jones Vernon Jones (born October 31, 1960) is an American Democratic politician from Georgia who served as chief executive officer of Dekalb County, Georgia, from 2001 until 2009.
W. S. Stuckey, Jr. Williamson Sylvester Stuckey, Jr. is an American businessman and a politician.
Walter F. George Walter Franklin George was an American politician from the state of Georgia.
Walter T. Colquitt Walter Terry Colquitt was a lawyer, circuit-riding Methodist preacher, United States Representative and Senator from Georgia.
William B. Hartsfield William Berry Hartsfield, Sr. (March 1, 1890 – February 22, 1971), was an American politician who served as the 49th and 51st Mayor of Atlanta, Georgia.
William C. Adamson William Charles Adamson (August 13, 1854 – January 3, 1929) was a U.S. Representative from Georgia and a Judge for the United States Customs Court.