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

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

List features George Kell, Rodger Bumpass and more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Arkansas State University?” and “Which celebrities are Arkansas State University alumni?”
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Ron Bass is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
Wrestler
Ronald "Ron" Heard is a former American professional wrestler, best known under the name Ron Bass. His gimmick was a Texan cowboy who entered World Wrestling Federation rings to the ...more
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Bryan Hall is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
Athlete, American football player
Bryan Hall is a professional football player.
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Mike Beebe is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
Politician, Lawyer
Mickey Dale "Mike" Beebe is an American politician who was the 45th Governor of Arkansas from 2007 to 2015. He is a member of the Democratic Party. Born in Amagon, Arkansas, Beebe is a ...more
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Corey Williams is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
American football player
Corey Williams is an American football defensive tackle who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the sixth round of the 2004 NFL draft. He played college ...more
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Miller Williams is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
Editor, Publisher, Poet
Stanley Miller Williams was an American contemporary poet, as well as a translator and editor. He produced over 25 books and won several awards for his poetry. His accomplishments were ...more
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Dale Alford is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
Politician, Ophthalmology
Thomas Dale Alford, Sr. was an ophthalmologist and politician from the U.S. state of Arkansas who served as a conservative Democrat in the United States House of Representatives from Little Rock ...more
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George Kell is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
Baseball player, Sports commentator
George Clyde Kell was an American baseball third baseman who played for the Philadelphia Athletics, Detroit Tigers, Boston Red Sox, Chicago White Sox, and Baltimore Orioles in the American ...more
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James W. Callaway is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
Businessperson
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Cleo Lemon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
American football player
Cleo "Cleonardo" Lemon, Jr. is a former American football quarterback in the National Football League and Canadian Football League. He most recently played for the Toronto Argonauts. ...more
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Rodger Bumpass is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
Actor, Voice acting
Rodger Albert Bumpass (born November 20, 1951) is an American character actor and voice actor, who is noted for his long-running-roles as Squidward Tentacles on the hit series SpongeBob ...more
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Jon Bradley is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
American football player
Jon Bradley is a former American football defensive tackle. He spent his first years in the league as a defensive tackle before switching to fullback in 2007 Lions mini-camp.
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Arthur Agee is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
Basketball player, Actor
Arthur "Man" Agee, Jr. is one of two Chicago-area high school basketball players whose lives were chronicled in the 1994 Kartemquin Films documentary, Hoop Dreams.
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Oren O'Neal is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
Oren O'Neal American football player
Orenthal O'Neal is a former American football fullback. He was drafted by the Oakland Raiders in the sixth round of the 2007 NFL Draft.
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Beth Holloway is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
Speech-language pathologist, Motivational speaker
Elizabeth Ann Reynolds "Beth" Holloway, also previously known as Beth Twitty, is an American speech pathologist and motivational speaker. Holloway specializes in teaching special needs ...more
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Ray Brown is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
American football player
Leonard Ray Brown, Jr. is a former American football offensive lineman. Following graduation from Marion High School where he started at Running Back, he played college football for The ...more
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Dennis Meyer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
American football player
John Dennis Meyer is a former professional American football defensive lineman and coach. An All-American defensive back at Arkansas State, Meyer signed with the Pittsburgh Steelers in 1973, ...more
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Elbert Shelley is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
American football player
Elbert Vernell Shelley is a former football player who was a safety for the Atlanta Falcons. He went to the Pro Bowl four times as a special teams player. Shelley's hometown is Trumann, ...more
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Fred Barnett is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
American football player
Fred Lee Barnett is a former professional American football wide receiver in the National Football League for the Philadelphia Eagles and Miami Dolphins. He played college football at Arkansas ...more
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Demario Davis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
Demario Davis American football player
DeMario Davis is an American football linebacker for the New York Jets of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Jets in the third round of the 2012 NFL Draft. He played college ...more
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Jason Jennings is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
Jason Jennings is an American professional basketball player. After attending college at Arkansas State University, Jennings was the 43rd pick of the 2002 NBA Draft, selected by the Portland ...more
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Ken Jones is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
Ken Jones American football player
Kenneth Eugene Jones is a former American football offensive lineman in the National Football League for the Buffalo Bills and the New York Jets. He played high school football at Pattonville ...more
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Bill Bergey is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
American football player
William Earl Bergey is a former American collegiate and Professional Football player. He played collegiately for Arkansas State University and for the American Football League's Cincinnati ...more
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Kyle Richardson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
Kyle Richardson American football player
Kyle Davis Richardson is a former National Football League punter. He played college football at Arkansas State University and went on to have a ten-year professional career. He played for the ...more
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Carlos Antoine Emmons is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
Carlos Antoine Emmons American football player
Carlos Antoine Emmons is a former American football linebacker in the National Football League. Emmons is President/CEO of Emmons, LLC. and owns a restaurant/bar called Wet Willie's in Atlanta, ...more
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Debbye Turner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Arkansas State University Alumni
Veterinarian
Debbye Turner Bell is an American TV anchor, veterinarian, talk show host, former beauty queen and winner of the 1990 Miss America pageant three days before her 24th birthday. Debbye Turner, ...more