SACRAMENTO—What do former Governor Pat Brown, Barbra Streisand, Betty White, and Facebook's founder have in common? They are four of the 14 newest inductees into the California Hall of Fame!
Joining them are director James Cameron, Silicon Valley investor John Doerr, banker A.P. Giannini, musician Merle Haggard, author and activist Anne Lamott, former Secretary of State George Shultz, historian Dr. Kevin Starr, businessman Levi Strauss, artist Wayne Thiebaud, and tennis champion Serena Williams.
Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and First Lady Maria Shriver made the announcement this morning.
The induction ceremony happens December 14th at The California Museum in downtown Sacramento. After the ceremony, the museum will unveil the newest Hall of Fame exhibit, which includes personal mementos and artifacts from the inductees.
Inductees who are still alive are required to attend the ceremony and walk the red carpet.