People Index - P

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P : 24 Articles Found

  • Walker Percy
    Walker Percy (1916-1990) was an internationally renowned novelist and essay writer who was born and raised...
  • George Petrie
    George Petrie (1866-1947) was a historian, college professor, and coach of Auburn University's first...
  • Edmund Pettus
    Edmund Winston Pettus (1821-1907) was the last Confederate brigadier general from Alabama to serve in...
  • Sam Phillips
    Music producer and disc jockey (DJ) Samuel Cornelius Phillips (1923-2003) of Florence, Lauderdale County...
  • Wilson Pickett
    Singer Wilson Pickett (1941-2006) was renowned as an energetic and intense performer. He gained international...
  • Poets Laureate of Alabama
    Ten talented writers have served as Alabama's poet laureate since the early 1930s. Nominated by...
  • Benjamin Faneuil Porter
    Benjamin F. Porter (1808-1868) was a prominent legal figure and state legislator in antebellum Alabama...
  • Michael Portier
    Michael Portier (1795-1859) served as the first Catholic Bishop of Mobile from 1829 to 1859. As a newly...
  • Daniel Pratt
    Daniel Pratt (1799-1873) was Alabama's first major industrialist and founded the present-day city...
  • Minnie Bruce Pratt
    Minnie Bruce Pratt (1946- ), one of Alabama's best-known contemporary poets, is also widely recognized...