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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Albany State University and be of some renown.

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

This list contains graduates like Rick Ross and Jo Marie Payton.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Albany State University?” and “Which celebrities are Albany State University alumni?”
Rick Ross is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Albany State University Alumni
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William Leonard Roberts II, better known by his stage name Rick Ross, is an American rapper. In 2009, Ross founded the record label Maybach Music Group, on which he released his studio albums Deeper Than Rap, Teflon Don, God Forgives, I Don't, Mastermind and Hood Billionaire. Ross was also the first ...more

Profession: Songwriter, Rapper, Actor

Age: 41

Birthplace: Mississippi, United States of America

Credits: Django Unchained, The Hangover Part II, We're the Millers , Spring Breakers

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#25 on The Rappers with the Dirtiest Rhymes

#66 on The Best New School Rappers

#3 on The Top Rappers from Miami

#5 on The Best Florida Rappers

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Bernice Johnson Reagon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Albany State University Alumni
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Bernice Johnson Reagon is a singer, composer, scholar, and social activist, who founded the a cappella ensemble Sweet Honey in the Rock in 1973. ...more

Profession: Music Historian, Composer, Singer

Age: 74

Birthplace: Georgia, United States of America

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Caldwell Jones is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Albany State University Alumni
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Caldwell "Pops" Jones was an American professional basketball player. Jones was drafted from Albany State College by the Philadelphia 76ers with the 14th pick in the 1973 NBA Draft. He played 3 seasons in the American Basketball Association and 14 seasons in the NBA, most extensively with the ...more

Profession: Basketball player

Age: Died at 64 (1950-2014)

Birthplace: McGehee, Arkansas, United States of America

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#36 on The Best Philadelphia 76ers of All Time

#72 on The Best Rebounders in NBA History

#19 on The Best NBA Centers of the 1980s

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Charles Jones is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Albany State University Alumni
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Charles "Gadget" Jones is a retired American professional basketball player. Although a raw offensive player, he possessed shot-blocking ability. ...more

Profession: Basketball player

Age: 60

Birthplace: McGehee, Arkansas, United States of America

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