Have your say: The most memorable person of 2013
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John Zito — Zito turned many heads running for Stamford mayor this year.
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Governor Dannel Malloy — Malloy
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Bishop Frank Caggiano — The new Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Bridgeport, CT will also minister to Stamford-area Catholics.
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Bobby Valentine — The former Red Sox great was named Sacred Heart University's new athletic director.
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This 2011 photo provided by Dr. Barry Weiss, from the website of Advanced Periodontics in Hamden, Conn., shows former employee Miriam Carey. The 34-year-old Carey was shot to death by police after a car chase that began when she tried to breach a barrier at the White House.
As 2013 winds to a close, our newsroom is looking back on the people that shocked us, amazed us, astounded us, and made us smile. Names like Stamford resident Miriam Carey, killed outside the White House, mayoral candidate John Zito, or Stamford’s new Catholic Bishop Frank Caggiano come to mind—but we want to hear from you!
When you look back on 2013, who are the people you will remember most? Maybe they were newsmakers—good or bad—or maybe they were simply friends who stuck by you in a difficult time, or a stranger who did you a good turn.
In the comments section below, tell us your full name, your nomination for “most memorable person of 2013,” and a few short sentences explaining why they deserve this honor.
At the end of this month, we’ll showcase a gallery of your nominations!