List of people from Providence, Rhode Island

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The following list includes notable people who were born or have lived in Providence, Rhode Island.

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  40. ^ "Rocco Baldelli". 2014 Breeze Publications, Inc. Retrieved April 27, 2014.
  41. ^ "Marvin Barnes". 2000–2014 Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved April 27, 2014.
  42. ^ "Will Blackmon". 2000–2014 Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on December 26, 2012. Retrieved April 27, 2014.
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  47. ^ "Chris Ianetta". 2000–2013 Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved April 27, 2014.
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  49. ^ "Marilyn C. Jones". 2005–2014 All American Girls Professional Baseball League Players Association, Inc. Retrieved April 27, 2014.
  50. ^ "Paul Konerko". 2000–2013 Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved April 27, 2014.
  51. ^ "Davey Lopes". 2000–2013 Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved April 27, 2014.
  52. ^ "Tom Lovett". 2000–2013 Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved April 27, 2014.
  53. ^ "Peter Manfredo Jr". BoxRec. Retrieved April 27, 2014.
  54. ^ "Bill Osmanski". 2001–2013 National Polish-American Sports Hall of Fame and Museum, Inc. Archived from the original on April 27, 2014. Retrieved April 27, 2014.
  55. ^ "Chuck Palumbo". 2014 Discovery Communications, LLC. Archived from the original on April 28, 2014. Retrieved April 27, 2014.
  56. ^ "Michael Parkhurst". 2014 United States Olympic Committee. Retrieved April 27, 2014.