Spanish Fork has been home to a few well-known people.
One of the most famous Spanish Fork natives is Lucky Blue Smith, a model who was scouted at the age of 10 and was signed to a modeling contract at the age of 12. He is well-known for his platinum blonde hair. He was born and raised in Spanish Fork.
Ab Jenkins, a professional race car driver from 1925 to 1951, was born in Spanish Fork in 1883. He set many world land speed records, 15 of which are still held today. He also served as the 24th mayor of Salt Lake City.