Click dog & cat to listen to Wisconsin's Al Jarreau sing "We're in this Love Together."
"Individual commitment to a group effort - that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work. "
Green Bay Packers Coach and one of the greatest football coaches of all time. 'ESPN Coach of the 20th Century. '
“It is the sweet, simple things of life which are the real ones after all.”
~Laura Ingalls Wilder
American author who wrote the Little House series of children's books based on her childhood in a pioneer family. Born in
Pepin County, Wisconsin
"I set records that will never be equaled. In fact, I hope 90% of them don't even get printed."
Bob Uecker, baseball great, one of the truly funniest men ever to play and be a commentator in sports. Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
"To the wrongs that need resistance, to the right that needs assistance, to the future in the distance, Give yourselves."
~Carrie Chapman Catt,
coordinator of the woman suffrage movement and skillful political strategist.
Carrie Chapman Catt revitalized the National American Woman Suffrage Association (NAWSA) and played a leading role in its successful campaign to win voting rights for women.
Born in Ripon,Wisconsin.
Carrie Clinton Lane
"I know that every good and excellent thing in the world stands moment by moment on the razor edge of danger and must be fought for. "
~Thornton Wilder , great American plawywright born in Madison, Wisconsin
"The best way to make your dreams come true is to wake up."
poet, essayist, and philosopher
Wisconsin Week for the Animals is for Everyone!
Click doggies to hear "Crossroads" by Clapton.
Click ducklings to see
List of famous Wisconsin People.
Click cows to explore Wisconsin & Animals History!
Lester William Polsfuss (June 9, 1915 – August 12, 2009), known as Les Paul, was an American jazz, country and blues guitarist, songwriter, luthier and inventor. He was one of the pioneers of the solid-body electric guitar, which made the sound of rock and roll possible.
-Born in Waukesha, Wisconsin-
March 24, 1874 – October 31, 1926
Harry Houdini grew up in Appleton. Wisconsin after coming over from Hungary.
He often referred to Appleton as "my hometown." Click on photo of Harry & "Charlie."