Famous Monmouth College Alumni People

Famous Monmouth College Alumni

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List Criteria: People on this list must have gone to Monmouth College and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Monmouth College, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Monmouth College include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Monmouth College alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Monmouth College 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 Monmouth College.

Items include everything from James Stockdale to Joe Tait.

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

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    James Stockdale
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    James Bond Stockdale was a United States Navy vice admiral and one of the most-highly decorated officers in the history of the U.S. Navy. Stockdale led aerial attacks from the carrier USS Ticonderoga during the 1964 Gulf of Tonkin Incident. On his next deployment, while Commander of Carrier Air Wing 16 ...more

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    • Age: Died at 82 (1923-2005)
    • Birthplace: Knox County, Galesburg, IL Micropolitan Statistical Area, Illinois, Abingdon, + more
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    Joseph "Joe" Tait is a retired American sports broadcaster, who called the radio play by play for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the NBA and both TV and radio for the Cleveland Indians of Major League Baseball. With the exception of two seasons in the early 1980s and illness in 2010-11, he was the ...more

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    • Profession: Announcer, Sports commentator
    • Age: age 78
    • Birthplace: Evanston, Illinois, United States of America
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    Richard Elihu Sloan
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    Richard Elihu Sloan was an American jurist and politician, who served as Associate Justice on the Arizona Territorial Supreme Court, a United States District Court judge and as the 17th and final Governor of Arizona Territory. As an Associate Justice he served for 16 years, the longest service of any ...more

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    • Age: Died at 76 (1857-1933)
    • Birthplace: Ohio, United States of America
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    Helen Wagner
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    Helen Wagner was an American actress. Born in Lubbock, Texas, she is best known for her long-running role as Nancy Hughes McClosky on the soap opera As the World Turns. Wagner was also the longest serving actor on an American soap opera. Wagner also played the role of Trudy Bauer during the initial TV ...more

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    • Profession: Actor
    • Age: Died at 92 (1918-2010)
    • Birthplace: Lubbock, Texas, USA
    • Credits: As the World Turns
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    Francis Louis "Jug" Earp was a professional American football player. He attended Monmouth College in Monmouth, Illinois with the class of 1921. He played eleven seasons in the National Football League, mostly with the Green Bay Packers and was inducted into the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame in 1970.more

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    • Profession: American football player
    • Age: Died at 72 (1897-1969)
    • Birthplace: Monmouth, Illinois, United States of America
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    Keith Molesworth

    Keith Frank Molesworth was an American football player and coach. He also played and managed in minor league baseball. Molesworth was born in Washington, Iowa and graduated from Washington High School. When he was 17 years old, Molesworth stood 5 feet, 7 inches tall and weighed 98 pounds. Due to his ...more

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    • Profession: American football player
    • Age: Died at 61 (1905-1966)
    • Birthplace: Washington, Iowa, United States of America
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    Mattie Hunter

    Mattie Hunter is a Democratic member of the Illinois Senate, representing the 3rd district since 2003. She is the Senate secretary for the Illinois Legislative Black Caucus.more

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    • Profession: Politician
    • Age: age 61
    • Birthplace: Chicago metropolitan area, Illinois, Chicago, United States of America, United States, + more
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    Robert H. Brink
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    Robert Hendricks "Bob" Brink is an American politician. He has served in the Virginia House of Delegates since 1998, representing the 48th district in the Arlington and Fairfax County suburbs of Washington, D.C. Brink is a member of the Democratic Party. Brink has served on the House committees on ...more

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    • Profession: Lawyer
    • Age: age 69
    • Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
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    Joe O'Brien

    Joe O'Brien is an American college basketball coach and the former head men's basketball coach at Idaho State University. He has previously served as an assistant coach at Florida International University in Miami, Florida. On April 18, 2009 he received a three-year contract extension to remain as the ...more

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    • Profession: Basketball Coach, Coach
    • Age: age 60
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    Harold Arthur Poling

    Harold Arthur "Red" Poling was a U.S. automobile businessman. He was born in Troy, Michigan. He served as the president of the Ford Motor Company between 1985 and 1987, vice-chairman in 1988 and 1989,and as CEO and chairman from 1990 until 1993. He made his mark at Ford's European Operations in the late ...more

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    • Profession: Businessperson
    • Age: Died at 87 (1925-2012)
    • Birthplace: Troy, Michigan, United States of America
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    Alex Tanney

    Alex Tanney is an American football quarterback for the Tennessee Titans. He was the starting quarterback for the Monmouth College Fighting Scots. While Alex Tanney was in college at Monmouth, he made a football trick shot video that went viral and got a lot of attention. On October 29, 2011, in a game ...more

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    • Profession: American football player
    • Age: age 28
    • Birthplace: Lexington, Illinois, United States of America
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    George Gaulrapp

    George W. Gaulrapp, is a Illinois politician. He was the mayor of Freeport, Illinois from 2005 to 2013. He was an Unnsuccessful candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives in 2010 and 2012. He is a Democrat.more

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    • Profession: Politician
    • Age: age 56
    • Birthplace: United States of America
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    Chad Simpson

    Chad Simpson is a short and flash fiction author from Monmouth, Illinois. He is the winner of the 2012 John Simmons Short Fiction Award, juried by Jim Shepard. His short story collection, "Tell Everyone I Said Hi," was published by the University of Iowa Press in fall 2012. He has written numerous ...more

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    • Birthplace: United States of America
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