Mini Poll: Hall of Famous Missourians

The people (and historic animals) listed below have connections – more or less tenuous – with Missouri, and accomplishments – more or less - noteworthy. None is currently in the Hall of Famous Missourians. For each of them, tell us whether you think they belong or do not belong in the Hall. If you don't know who the person is, tell us that.

Most Popular:

Joseph Pulitzer

Least Popular:

Fredbird

Least Famous:

Sam Muchnick


All Results

Maya Angelou

Yes:
 56%
No:
 24%
I don't know who that is:
 20%

Chuck Berry

Yes:
 83%
No:
 12%
I don't know who that is:
 5%

August "Gussie" Anheuser Busch, Jr.

Yes:
 76%
No:
 19%
I don't know who that is:
 5%

Mel Carnahan

Yes:
 34%
No:
 59%
I don't know who that is:
 7%

Bob Cassilly

Yes:
 30%
No:
 44%
I don't know who that is:
 26%

Maxine Clark

Yes:
 15%
No:
 42%
I don't know who that is:
 43%

Jack Danforth

Yes:
 41%
No:
 48%
I don't know who that is:
 11%

Jack Dorsey

Yes:
 31%
No:
 21%
I don't know who that is:
 48%

Ted Drewes

Yes:
 37%
No:
 56%
I don't know who that is:
 7%

James Eads

Yes:
 75%
No:
 10%
I don't know who that is:
 15%

Carl Edwards

Yes:
 8%
No:
 47%
I don't know who that is:
 45%

Joe Edwards

Yes:
 19%
No:
 58%
I don't know who that is:
 23%

Redd Foxx

Yes:
 61%
No:
 31%
I don't know who that is:
 8%

Fredbird

Yes:
 10%
No:
 79%
I don't know who that is:
 11%

Dick Gephardt

Yes:
 27%
No:
 67%
I don't know who that is:
 7%

Randy Grim

Yes:
 15%
No:
 33%
I don't know who that is:
 53%

Jon Hamm

Yes:
 14%
No:
 46%
I don't know who that is:
 39%

Langston Hughes

Yes:
 47%
No:
 23%
I don't know who that is:
 30%

Jesse James

Yes:
 53%
No:
 42%
I don't know who that is:
 5%

Jim the Wonder Dog

Yes:
 8%
No:
 51%
I don't know who that is:
 40%

Rush Limbaugh

Yes:
 40%
No:
 55%
I don't know who that is:
 5%

Annie Malone

Yes:
 42%
No:
 38%
I don't know who that is:
 20%

Sam Muchnick

Yes:
 10%
No:
 30%
I don't know who that is:
 60%

Nelly

Yes:
 17%
No:
 75%
I don't know who that is:
 8%

Satchel Paige

Yes:
 67%
No:
 14%
I don't know who that is:
 19%

Joseph Pulitzer

Yes:
 86%
No:
 7%
I don't know who that is:
 7%

Joseph E. Ritter

Yes:
 26%
No:
 30%
I don't know who that is:
 44%

Dred Scott

Yes:
 66%
No:
 29%
I don't know who that is:
 6%

Jack Taylor

Yes:
 11%
No:
 55%
I don't know who that is:
 34%

Sam Walton

Yes:
 53%
No:
 40%
I don't know who that is:
 6%

Kurt Warner

Yes:
 49%
No:
 47%
I don't know who that is:
 4%

Weatherbird

Yes:
 11%
No:
 78%
I don't know who that is:
 11%

Note: Due to rounding, results for some questions may not total 100%.