Spartansburg had its share of notable citizens~some notorious ones as well

  • Patrick Run-Early Settlers and Murder (8/2/1814) - PLEASE NOTE: This post is a brief overview of the lives of Patrick and Hugh Fitzpatrick.  For a more detailed…
  • Ray Harroun (Indy 500 and Inventor) (4/22/2015) - Ray Harroun was born on January 12, 1878 in Spartansburg to Russell Harroun and his wife.  Russell had come to…
  • Ray Harroun (3/27/2020) - Picture as taken following his win at Indy in 1911 The winner of the 1st Indianapolis 500 was born and…