The city was the second state capital of Georgia from until alternating for a period with Savannahthe first.
This is a list of people from Augusta, Georgia and includes people who were born or lived in Augusta for a nontrivial amount of time. Augusta was first used by Native Americans as a place to cross the Savannah River, because of Augusta's location on the fall line.
The city of Augusta, Georgiathe largest city and the county seat of Richmond CountyGeorgiais the birthplace and home of several notable individuals. You can help by adding missing items with reliable sources. Individuals included in this listing are people pd to be notable because they have received ificant coverage in reliable sources that are independent of the subject.