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People Index

  • William Wyatt Bibb (1819-20)

    Like many others in the early nineteenth century, William Wyatt Bibb (1781-1820) came to the frontier...
  • James G. Birney

    James Gillespie Birney (1792–1857) was a major voice in the abolitionist movement of the nineteenth...
  • Hugo L. Black

    Hugo Black (1886-1971) served in the U.S. Senate and on the U.S. Supreme Court for 34 years. He was America's...
  • Fred Leonard Blackmon

    Fred Leonard Blackmon (1873-1921) served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1911 to 1921 representing …
  • Winton M. Blount Jr.

    Winton Malcolm "Red" Blount Jr. (1921-2002), a Montgomery business executive, was one of the most renowned...
  • Herman Blount (Sun Ra)

    Herman Blount (1914-1993), who later became known as Sun Ra, was a Birmingham native and visionary musician...
  • Ruthie Bolton

    Former Auburn University basketball star Ruthie Bolton (1967- ) is one of the pioneers of women's...
  • Josiah "Jo" Bonner Jr.

    Josiah "Jo" Robins Bonner Jr. (1959- ) served six terms in the U.S. Congress, representing Alabama's First Congressional District . . .
  • Neil Bonnett

    Neil Bonnett (1946-1994) was a popular racecar driver from Birmingham, Jefferson County, who won 18 National...
  • Buford Boone

    Though not a native Alabamian, Buford Boone (1909-1983) nonetheless became one of the state's leading...

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