People | Atlanta, Georgia
People in Atlanta, Georgia, includes writers, artists, warriors, politicians, educators and others who have called Atlanta home but who have had an impact on the state and left behind a trail of accomplishments we can follow today. Discover Atlanta’s people who have left their mark and share your experiences with others. Use the “Leave A Comment” box below each listing to add information, update, or ask questions about Georgia People or any other website content.
Featured | Margaret Mitchell House
Atlanta, GA, People, Historic Houses
Visit the small apartment where Margaret Mitchell wrote her Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, Gone With the Wind, and see exhibits about life, her book and the movie it inspired.
Atlanta, GA, Tours, Cemeteries
Gone With the Wind author Margaret Mitchell, golfer Bobby Jones and many other Atlanta luminaries, along with 6,900 Confederate soldiers, are buried in this historic cemetery.
Atlanta, GA, People
Few authors are as identified with a town as Margaret Mitchell is with Atlanta. Mitchell is the author of one of the best-selling novels and highest grossing movies of all time, Gone With the Wind.
Atlanta, GA, People, Tours
Take a Do-It-Yourself Tour of Margaret Mitchell's Atlanta and environs.
Atlanta, GA, Tours, People, Historic Houses
Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birth home and Sweet Auburn neighborhood make up this national historic site in Atlanta.