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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Cooper Union and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Cooper Union, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Cooper Union include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Cooper Union alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Cooper Union are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Cooper Union.

List contains graduates like Thomas M. Disch and Max Fleischer.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Cooper Union?” and “Which celebrities are Cooper Union alumni?”

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Max Fleischer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Max Fleischer Film Producer, Screenwriter, Inventor

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William Harnett is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni

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Victor Gustav Bloede is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Victor Gustav Bloede Chemist, Inventor, Scientist

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Chuck Hoberman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Chuck Hoberman Inventor, Architect, Engineer

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Augustus Saint-Gaudens is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni

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Thomas M. Disch is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Thomas M. Disch Poet, Novelist, Author

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Mike Mills is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Mike Mills Screenwriter, Graphic Designer, Music video director

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Eric Drooker is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Eric Drooker Illustrator, Painter, Cartoonist

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George Segal is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
George Segal Artist

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Milton Glaser is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Milton Glaser Designer, Graphic Designer

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Herb Lubalin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Herb Lubalin Graphic Designer

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Bob Kane is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Bob Kane Penciller, Screenwriter, Cartoonist

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Charles Rosen is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Charles Rosen Computer scientist

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David Heymann is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
David Heymann Architect

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Joel-Peter Witkin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Joel-Peter Witkin Photographer

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Tom Wesselmann is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni

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George Maciunas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni

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Seymour Chwast is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Seymour Chwast Graphic Designer

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John Alcorn is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni

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R. B. Kitaj is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
R. B. Kitaj Artist

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Ashley Bryan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Ashley Bryan Illustrator, Writer, Teacher

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Daniel Libeskind is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Daniel Libeskind Designer, Architect

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Alex Katz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Alex Katz Painter, Artist

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Audrey Flack is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Audrey Flack Artist

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Evan Hunter is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Evan Hunter Novelist, Screenwriter, Author

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Fred Marcellino is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Fred Marcellino Illustrator

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Lee Krasner is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Lee Krasner Artist

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Vlad Gorelik is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni

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Thom Fitzgerald is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Thom Fitzgerald Television director, Theatre Director, Television producer

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Eva Hesse is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Eva Hesse Artist

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Christian Marclay is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni

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Shigeru Ban is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Shigeru Ban Actor, Architect

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Hugo Gellert is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Hugo Gellert Muralist, Illustrator, Writer

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Steve Brodner is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni

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Adolph Alexander Weinman is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni

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Thomas W. Lamb is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Thomas W. Lamb Architect

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Alfred Andriola is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni

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Jerome Myers is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni

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Philip Taaffe is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Philip Taaffe Artist

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John Hejduk is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
John Hejduk Architect

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Calvin Lockhart is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Calvin Lockhart Theatre Director, Taxi driver, Restaurateur

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George Frederick Kunz is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni

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Clemens Kalischer is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Clemens Kalischer Photographer

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Gregory Gillespie is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni

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Conrad Marca-Relli is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni

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Simms Taback is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Simms Taback Illustrator, Graphic Designer, Writer

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Edward Sorel is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Edward Sorel Cartoonist

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Patty Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni
Patty Jenkins Television director, Television producer, Screenwriter

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Emma Lampert Cooper is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni

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William King is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Cooper Union Alumni