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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Washington University in St. Louis and be of some renown.

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

Harold Ramis and Tennessee Williams are included in this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Washington University in St. Louis?” and “Which celebrities are Washington University in St. Louis alumni?”

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Tennessee Williams is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Tennessee Williams Screenwriter, Writer, Playwright

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Dwight F. Davis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Dwight F. Davis Tennis player, Basketball player, Politician

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Pooja Kumar is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Pooja Kumar Television Show Host, Television producer, Film Producer

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John Henry Kinealy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
John Henry Kinealy Inventor, Mechanical engineer, Engineer

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Mary Wickes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Mary Wickes Actor, Voice acting

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Robert L. Behnken is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Robert L. Behnken Test engineer, Astronaut

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Robert Guillaume is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Robert Guillaume Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting

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Harold Ramis is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Harold Ramis Television director, Comedian, Television producer

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Adolph Dubs is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Adolph Dubs Diplomat

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Dan Piraro is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Dan Piraro Cartoonist

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Laud Humphreys is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni

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Phyllis Schlafly is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Phyllis Schlafly Activist, Author, Writer

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John Gardner is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
John Gardner Literary critic, Novelist, Essayist

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Peter Sarsgaard is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni

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David L. Norton is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
David L. Norton Philosopher

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Walter R. Evans is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni

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Jeff Gill is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni

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Clark Clifford is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni

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Marvin Miller is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Marvin Miller Announcer, Actor, Voice acting

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Luis Alvarez Renta is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Luis Alvarez Renta Financier

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George Zimmer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
George Zimmer Entrepreneur

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Thomas B. Curtis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni

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Elizabeth A. Craig is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni

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Michael Safyan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Michael Safyan Software Engineer

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Mike Simpson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Mike Simpson Politician, Dentist

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Walter E. Massey is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Walter E. Massey Businessperson, Physicist, Educator

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Edward S. Holden is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Edward S. Holden Librarian, Astronomer

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John Hartford is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
John Hartford Songwriter, Musician, Singer-songwriter

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Shien Biau Woo is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Shien Biau Woo Politician

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Woo Chia-wei is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Woo Chia-wei Scientist

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Chris Koster is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Chris Koster Politician, Lawyer

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Jim Talent is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Jim Talent Politician, Lawyer

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Charles Nagel is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Charles Nagel Politician, Lawyer

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William H. Webster is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
William H. Webster Judge, Lawyer

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Alton Ochsner is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Alton Ochsner Researcher, Physician, Surgeon

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Gaurav Garg is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Gaurav Garg Venture capitalist

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Earl Wilbur Sutherland, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni

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Edwin G. Krebs is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Edwin G. Krebs Chemist

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Ben Cannon is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Ben Cannon Teacher

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James H. Hance Jr. is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
James H. Hance Jr. Businessperson

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Alphonso Jackson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Alphonso Jackson Politician

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Sol Spiegelman is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Sol Spiegelman Scientist

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William T. G. Morton is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
William T. G. Morton Physician, Dentist

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David R. Francis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
David R. Francis Merchant, Politician

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James R. Thompson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni

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Jon Kitna is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Jon Kitna American football player

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Steve Fossett is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Steve Fossett Pilot, Businessperson, Entrepreneur

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Charlayne Hunter-Gault is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni

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Dan Simmons is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Dan Simmons Novelist, Author, Writer

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Mildred Trotter is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Washington University In St. Louis Alumni
Mildred Trotter Anthropologist