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Larry Craig

Larry Edwin Craig is a former Republican politician from the U.S. state of Idaho. He served 18 years in the U.S. Senate, preceded by 10 years in the U.S. House, representing Idaho's first district. His 28 years in the Congress rank as the second-longest in Idaho history, trailing only William Borah, who served over 32 years in the Senate.

Type: Politician, rancherNationality: American

Larry Csonka

Larry Richard Csonka is a former collegiate and professional American football fullback and a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Type: AthleteNationality: American

Larry David

Lawrence Gene Larry David is an American actor, writer, comedian, and television producer. He is best known as the co-creator, head writer, and executive producer of the television series Seinfeld from 1989 to 1996, and for creating the 1999 HBO series Curb Your Enthusiasm, a partially improvised sitcom in which he stars as a semi-fictionalized version of himself.

Type: ActorNationality: American

Larry Doby

Lawrence Eugene Larry Doby was an American professional baseball player in the Negro leagues and Major League Baseball. A native of Camden, South Carolina and three-sport all-state athlete while in high school in Paterson, New Jersey, Doby accepted a basketball scholarship from Long Island University. At 17 he became the Newark Eagles' second basemen.

Type: AthleteNationality: American

Larry Eisenberg

Lawrence Eisenberg is a science fiction writer. He is best known for his short story What Happened to Auguste Clarot?, published in Harlan Ellison's groundbreaking anthology Dangerous Visions. Eisenberg's stories have also been printed in a number of leading science fiction magazines, including The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, Galaxy Science Fiction, and Asimov's Science Fiction.

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Larry Elder

Laurence Allen Larry Elder is an American radio and television personality. His radio program The Larry Elder Show airs weekdays 3pm on talk radio 790 KABC in Los Angeles, California. His show began September 27, 2010; it was previously heard on the same station weekdays from 3-7 PM from 1994 to 2008 and was syndicated on ABC Radio Networks from 2002 to 2007 and from 2009 to present.

Type: JournalistNationality: American

Larry Ellison

Lawrence Joseph Larry Ellison is an American business magnate, co-founder and chief executive of Oracle Corporation, one of the world's leading enterprise software companies. As of 2012, he is the third wealthiest American citizen, with an estimated worth of $36.5 billion. The bulk of Ellison's fortune comes from his 22.5 percent stake in Oracle.

Type: BusinessmanNationality: American

Larry Fitzgerald

Larry Darnell Fitzgerald Jr. (born August 31, 1983) is an American football wide receiver for the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Pittsburgh, where he earned unanimous All-America honors. He was drafted by the Cardinals third overall in the 2004 NFL Draft.

Type: American football playerNationality: United States of America

Larry Flynt

Larry Claxton Flynt, Jr. is an American publisher and the president of Larry Flynt Publications. In 2003, Arena magazine listed him as the number one on the 50 Powerful People in Porn list.

Type: PublisherNationality: American

Larry Gagosian

Lawrence Gilbert "Larry" Gagosian (born April 19, 1945) is an Armenian American art dealer who owns the Gagosian Gallery chain of art galleries. Working in concert with collectors including Douglas S. Cramer, Eli Broad and Keith Barish he developed a reputation for staging museum quality exhibitions.

Type: art dealerNationality: United States of America

Larry Gelbart

Larry Simon Gelbart was an American television writer, playwright, screenwriter and author.

Type: Writer, author, playwrightNationality: American

Larry Graham

Larry Graham, Jr. is an American bass guitar player, both with the popular and influential psychedelic soul/funk band Sly and the Family Stone, and as the founder and frontman of Graham Central Station. He is credited with the invention of the slapping technique, which radically expanded the tonal palette of the bass, although he himself refers to the technique as Thumpin' and Pluckin'.

Type: Musician, songwriter, producerNationality: American

Larry Hagman

Larry Martin Hagman is an American film and television actor, producer and director most widely known for playing J.R. Ewing in the 1980s primetime television soap opera Dallas, which continued in a 2012 version of Dallas. He also played Major Anthony Tony Nelson in the 1960s sitcom I Dream of Jeannie. Hagman is the son of the late actress Mary Martin.

Type: ActorNationality: American

Larry Harvey

Larry Harvey is the main co-founder of the Burning Man festival, along with his friend Jerry James. What started in 1986 as a summer solstice evening ritual burning of their artistic creation of an effigy of a man with a group of just a dozen people at San Francisco's Baker Beach, which then became an annual event that over 4 years grew to more than 800 people.

Type: CelebrityNationality: American

Larry Hogan

Lawrence Joseph Hogan Jr. (born May 25, 1956) is an American politician serving as the 62nd and current Governor of Maryland, serving since 2015.Elected in 2014 and re-elected in 2018, he is the second Republican Governor of Maryland in nearly 50 years and the first from Anne Arundel County, Maryland to be elected in over 100 years. He previously was Secretary of Appointments under Governor Bob Ehrlich from 2003 to 2007.

Type: businessperson,politicianNationality: United States of America

Larry Holmes

Larry Holmes is a former professional boxer. He grew up in Easton, Pennsylvania, which gave birth to his boxing nickname, The Easton Assassin.

Type: AthleteNationality: American

Larry Hovis

Larry Hovis was an American singer and actor best known for playing a Sergeant Carter on the 1960s television sitcom Hogan's Heroes.

Type: MusicianNationality: American