Today, Jacksonville is known for its riverfront, skyline, and bridges.
People Born in Jacksonville
Jacksonville in People's Lives
Hanna Merjos: I traveled here in 2015.
Jared Leto: I traveled here in 2005 to film scenes of the movie Lonely Hearts.
Mary Todd Lincoln: I visited here in March of 1875, but during my visit became convinced that Robert, my only remaining son, was deathly ill. Though there was no basis for this thought, I raced back to Chicago frantically, relieved to find him in perfect health.
Viggo Mortensen: I traveled here in 1996 to film scenes for the movie G.I. Jane.