- John Irving, NH, short-story writer (World According to Garp)
- Kwang Jo Choi, the founder of Choi Kwang- do and is one of the twelve original Masters of Taekwon-Do.
- Lou Reed, American rock vocalist and guitarist (Velvet Underground), born in New York City (d. 2013)
- Luc Plamondon, French Canadian lyricist
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