San Diego Demographics:
Famous People Who Have Lived in San Diego:
Robert Duvall, Ted Danson, Annette Benning, Cameron Crowe, Cameron Diaz, Raquel
Welch, Dennis Hopper, Gregory Peck, Art Linkletter, Regis Philbin, Tom Waits, Frank
Zappa, Reggie Bush, Marcus Allen, Terrell Davis, Tony Gwynn, Tony Hawk, Tony Romo,
Ted Williams, Wyatt Earp, and Theodor Geisel (Dr. Seuss)
San Diego History – Important Notes:
The first American known to visit journey all the way into San Diego was Jedediah
Smith in 1826.
Charles Lindbergh built his famous airplane The Spirit of St. Louis in San Diego.
San Diego was the home of the Heaven's Gate religious cult. 39 of their members
committed group suicide in 1997.
President Franklin D. Roosevelt was the first person to drive across the famous
Cabrillo Bridge in 1914.
Robert O. Peterson opened the first Jack in the Box in San Diego in 1951.