1 The Alessio Family — Mt. Helix — Owners of Mr. A’s and representative of the noveau-riche in San Diego.
2 Desi Arnaz — Del Mar — Lucille Ball's ex-husband and patient of Silverado Avenue dentist, Dr. Kostelceky.
3 Burt Bacharach — Del Mar — Composer and race horse owner. Lives with actress-wife Angie Dickinson on the Pacific each summer.
4 Buzzie Bavasi — La Jolla — Ex-owner and President of the now defunct San Diego Padres.
5 Billy Casper — La Mesa — Fifth-leading lifetime money winner on the Professional Golf Association Tour.
6 Michael Crichton — Del Mar — Author of The Andromeda Strain and four other novels and seven produced screenplays.
7 Delmer Daves — La Jolla — Retired movie director and screenwriter of such individualistic films as Broken Arrow and The Hanging Tree.
8 Jimmy Durante — Del Mar — Bearer of the largest proboscis in San Diego County.
9 Theodore Geisel — La Jolla — Better known as Dr. Seuss, author of children’s books.
10 Francolse Gilot — La Jolla — Painter, ex-consort of Pablo Picasso’s and now wife to Jonas Salk, discoverer of the Salk vaccine.
11 Gale Gordon — Escondido — Long-suffering foil to Lucille Ball’s financial antics on The Lucy Show.
12 Mary Jones — Del Mar — Florsheim Shoe heiress and owner of Cougar II, Turf Horse of the Year.
13 Stanton Kaye — Solana Beach — Director and writer of Brandy in the Wilderness as well as other Underground feature-length films.
14 Frankie Lane — boat on Shelter Island.
15 Otto Lang — La Jolla — Motion picture producer of such spy thrillers as Calling Northside 777 and Five Fingers.
16 Susan Llnkletter — Mission Beach — Art Linkletter’s mother.
17 Gene Littler — La Jolla — One of the top players in the PGA, and owner of four Rolls Royces.
18 Herbert Marcuse — La Jolla -Author of One Dimensional Man and local Marxist theorist.
19 Victor Mature — Rancho Santa Fe — Oversized star of One Million B.C., Kiss of Death, and Samson and Delilah, among others.
20 Tug McGraw — Poway — Highest-paid relief pitcher in major league history. Pitches for The New York Mets.
21 Sam Mitchell — La Jolla — Largest single non-institutional shareholder in Xerox Corporation.
22Archie Moore — Logan Heights — Most popular light-heavyweight boxing champion to ever put on the gloves.
23Ken Norton — San Diego — One of only two men to have defeated Muhammed Ali, and future heavyweight champion of the world.
24 Anita Page — Coronado — Married to retired admiral.
25 Harry Partch — Solana Beach — Musician and inventor of musical instruments.
26 David Reuben — Lemon Grove — Middle-aged psychiatrist whose claim to fame is Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex But Were Afraid to Ask.
27 Cliff Robertson — La Jolla — Best actor Oscar winner for his role in Charly.
28 Carl Rogers — La Jolla — guru of encounter groups.
29 Carol Smith Shannon — Rancho Santa Fe — Daughter of C. Arnholt Smith who lives atop his own Westgate Plaza in a penthouse suite.
30Francine Sinatra — La Jolla — Mother of Frank Sinatra and inhabitant of a condominium in 939 Coast Boulevard.
31 Duke Snider — Fallbrook — Greatest Dodger home run hitter of all time, and owner of the Valley Fort Steak House.
32 Strawberry Alarm Clock — Pacific Beach and North Park.
33 Howard Taylor — Del Mar — Elizabeth’s brother. Used to have commune on Maui.
34Sally Tejada — Point Loma — Long-time resident of San Diego and proud mother of Raquel Welch.
35Harold Urey — La Jolla, near Torrey Pines Blvd. Discovered Heavy Water.
36 Robert Young — Rancho Santa Fe — movie star, now heart throb of young and old alike in his role as Marcus Welby.