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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Academy of Richmond County and be of some renown.

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

The list you're viewing is made up of many different graduates, like Steve Morse and Ken Whisenhunt.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Academy of Richmond County?” and “Which celebrities are Academy of Richmond County alumni?”
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Judy Woodruff is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Academy Of Richmond County Alumni
Television director, Journalist, TV Journalist
Judy Woodruff is an American television news anchor, journalist, and writer. Woodruff has worked at several television organizations, including CNN, NBC News, and PBS. She is a board member at ...more
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Susan Kilrain is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Academy Of Richmond County Alumni
Astronaut, Engineer
Susan Kilrain is an engineer, a former United States Navy officer, and a former NASA astronaut.
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Dan Miller is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Academy Of Richmond County Alumni
Journalist, Newsreader, TV Journalist
Zachariah Daniel Miller III, commonly known as Dan Miller, was an American television personality who grew up in Augusta, Georgia. Miller was a longtime news anchorman for WSMV in Nashville, ...more
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Phil Gingrey is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Academy Of Richmond County Alumni
Politician, Physician
John Phillip "Phil" Gingrey, was the U.S. Representative for Georgia's 11th congressional district from 2003 to 2015. He is a member of the Republican Party. The district is located in ...more
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Hervey M. Cleckley is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Academy Of Richmond County Alumni
Psychiatrist
Hervey Milton Cleckley was an American psychiatrist and pioneer in the field of psychopathy. His book, The Mask of Sanity, originally published in 1941 and revised in new editions until the ...more
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Steve Morse is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Academy Of Richmond County Alumni
Film Score Composer, Guitarist, Songwriter
Steven J. "Steve" Morse is an American guitarist and composer, best known as the founder of the Dixie Dregs; and since 1994, the guitar player of Deep Purple. Morse's career has ...more
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David M. Potter is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Academy Of Richmond County Alumni
Historian, Writer
David Morris Potter was an American historian of the South. He was born in Augusta, Georgia, and graduated from Emory University in 1932. At Yale he worked with Ulrich Bonnell Phillips. He ...more
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James Longstreet is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Academy Of Richmond County Alumni
James Longstreet was one of the foremost Confederate generals of the American Civil War and the principal subordinate to General Robert E. Lee, who called him his "Old War Horse." He ...more
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John Pendleton King is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Academy Of Richmond County Alumni
Judge, Politician, Lawyer
John Pendleton King was a United States Senator from Georgia. Born in Glasgow, Kentucky, King moved in infancy with his parents to Bedford County, Tennessee, and then to Augusta, Georgia, in ...more
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Carl Sanders is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Academy Of Richmond County Alumni
Politician, Lawyer
Carl Edward Sanders, Sr. was an American politician who served as the 74th Governor of the state of Georgia from 1963 to 1967.
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Isaac S. Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Academy Of Richmond County Alumni
Isaac Stiles Hopkins was a professor and the first President of Georgia Tech as well as pastor of the First Methodist Church in Atlanta, Georgia.
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Joseph Rucker Lamar is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Academy Of Richmond County Alumni
Joseph Rucker Lamar was an Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court appointed by President William Howard Taft. A cousin of former associate justice Lucius Lamar, he served from 1911 ...more
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William Henry Fleming is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Academy Of Richmond County Alumni
William Henry Fleming Politician, Lawyer
William Henry Fleming was an American politician and lawyer from the US state of Georgia. Fleming was born in Augusta, Georgia. He attended Summerville Academy and Academy of Richmond County and ...more
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Doug Barnard, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Academy Of Richmond County Alumni
Lawyer
Druie Douglas Barnard, Jr. was a United States congressman from Georgia.
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Jim Whitehead is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Academy Of Richmond County Alumni
Jim Whitehead Businessperson, Politician
James "Jim" Whitehead was a Republican member of the Georgia State Senate. He was narrowly defeated in a June 2007 runoff election for the United States House of Representatives in ...more
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Ken Whisenhunt is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Academy Of Richmond County Alumni
Coach
Kenneth Moore "Ken" Whisenhunt is an American football coach currently serving as the head coach for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League. Whisenhunt was head coach of ...more
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Andy West is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Academy Of Richmond County Alumni
Andy West is an American bass guitarist and composer who is an original founding member of the Dixie Dregs along with Steve Morse. Since the breakup of the original band in 1983, Andy West has ...more