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Famous alumni from SUNY Fredonia; graduates who have achieved stature in their field. Photos are included in this notable SUNY Fredonia alumni list. Prominent alums from this institution include celebrities, politicians, business people, and more. This list of distinguished SUNY Fredonia alumni is alphabetical and sortable by column if you need to search by specific criteria. Please note that this directory is not just composed of graduates of this school; you can find any famous people who attended this school for at least a semester here. Alumni range from Kevin Moore to Karl Holz. (13 items)
Mary McDonnell is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous SUNY Fredonia Alumni/Students
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Mary Eileen McDonnell is an American film, stage, and television actress. She received Academy Award nominations for her roles as Stands With A Fist in Dances with Wolves and May-Alice Culhane in Passion Fish. McDonnell is well known for her performances as President Laura Roslin in Battlestar ...more

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Profession: Actor

Age: 64

Birthplace: Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Credits: Independence Day, Dances with Wolves, Donnie Darko, Battlestar Galactica

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#4 on The Best Actresses Who've Never Won an Emmy (for Acting)

#56 on The Best Living American Actresses

#41 on The Greatest American Actresses of All Time

#53 on The Best Actresses Who Have Never Won an Oscar (for Acting)

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Timothy W. Lake is a television news anchor and reporter, most recently for WCAU in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He was the solo anchor of NBC 10 News at 6 p.m. and co-anchor of NBC 10 News at 4 with Dawn Timmeney and NBC 10 News at 11 p.m. with Renee Chenault-Fattah. Lake was the primary co-anchor ...more

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Profession: Newsreader, TV Journalist

Age: 57

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Karl Holz


Karl L. Holz is the current President for Disney Cruise Line as of February 14, 2009. Holz was moved back to his former role as part of the corporate merger of Disney Cruise Line and New Vacation Operations. Previously he was President of New Vacation Operations and chairman and CEO of Euro Disney ...more

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Age: 65

Birthplace: Hinzweiler, Germany

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Neil Postman was an American author, media theorist and cultural critic, who is best known by the general public for his 1985 book about television, Amusing Ourselves to Death. For more than forty years, he was associated with New York University. Postman was a humanist, who believed that "new ...more

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Profession: Cultural critic, Author

Age: Died at 72 (1931-2003)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

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Rockwell Blake


Rockwell Blake is an American operatic tenor, particularly known for his roles in Rossini operas. He was the first winner of the Richard Tucker Award. ...more

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Profession: Singer

Age: 64

Birthplace: USA, Plattsburgh, New York

Credits: Rossini: La Donna del Lago: Riccardo Muti

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Lucille Clifton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous SUNY Fredonia Alumni/Students
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Lucille Clifton was an American poet, writer, and educator from Buffalo, New York. From 1979 to 1985 she was Poet Laureate of Maryland. Frequent topics in her poetry include the celebration of her African-American heritage, women's experience, and the female body. She was also nominated twice for ...more

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Profession: Poet, Educator, Author, Writer

Age: Died at 74 (1936-2010)

Birthplace: Depew, New York, United States of America

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#51 on The Best Female Poets of All Time

#3 on The Best African American Poets of All Time

#43 on The Greatest Black Female Authors in the History of Literature

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Michael David is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous SUNY Fredonia Alumni/Students
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Michael David


Michael David is a 1984 Guggenheim fellow in Fine Arts. ...more

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Age: 61

Birthplace: Reno, Nevada, United States of America

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David Joseph Weber was an American historian whose research focused on the history of the Southwestern U.S. and its transition from Spanish and Mexican control to becoming part of the United States, a field of study that had largely been ignored, as “United States historians saw the field as part of ...more

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Age: Died at 70 (1940-2010)

Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, United States of America

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