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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Asbury College and be of some renown.

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

This list below has a variety of graduates, like Dean Jones and Joseph R. Pitts, in it.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Asbury College?” and “Which celebrities are Asbury College alumni?”
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Dean Jones is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
Actor, Voice acting, Singer
Dean Carroll Jones is an American actor. Jones is best known for his light-hearted leading roles in several Walt Disney movies between 1965 and 1977, most notably The Love Bug.
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Eli Lilly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
Business magnate, Businessperson, Soldier
Eli Lilly was an American soldier, pharmaceutical chemist, industrialist, entrepreneur, and founder of the Eli Lilly and Company pharmaceutical corporation.
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Joe Pitts is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
Politician
Joseph R. "Joe" Pitts is the United States House of Representatives for Pennsylvania's 16th congressional district, serving since 1997. He is a member of the Republican Party. The ...more
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Ted Strickland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
Politician, Professor, Psychologist
Theodore "Ted" Strickland is an American politician from the state of Ohio. Strickland served as the 68th Governor of Ohio, from 2007 to 2011. A member of the Democratic Party, he ...more
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J. B. Matthews is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
Joseph Brown "Doc" Matthews, Sr., best known as J.B. Matthews, was an American linguist, and an educator, writer, and political activist. A committed pacifist, Matthews became a ...more
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Paul Rader is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
Televangelist
Paul A. Rader was General of the Salvation Army from 1994 to 1999, and was the President of Asbury University in Wilmore, Kentucky from 2000 to 2006. Born in New York City in 1934, Rader spent ...more
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Becky Lourey is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
Activist, Politician, Homemaker
Becky Lourey is an American politician, a former Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party state senator and state representative, and a former Minnesota gubernatorial candidate. Her son, Matt, ...more
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E. Stanley Jones is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
E. Stanley Jones Writer
Eli Stanley Jones was a 20th-century Methodist Christian missionary and theologian. He is remembered chiefly for his interreligious lectures to the educated classes in India, thousands of which ...more
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Jeremy Oden is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
Jeremy Oden
Jeremy H. Oden is an American politician and is a member of the Republican Party. Oden is the current Place 1 Commissioner on the Alabama Public Service Commission. Prior to joining the PSC, ...more
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Gregory Frederick Van Tatenhov... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
Gregory Frederick Van Tatenhove
Gregory Frederick Van Tatenhove also known as Greg Van Tatenhove is a United States federal judge. Van Tatenhove was born in Los Angeles, California. He attended high school in Jessamine County, ...more
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Larry Davis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
Larry Davis
Larry Davis is the interim head men's basketball coach at the University of Cincinnati. Davis was born in Mount Sterling, Kentucky. After moving to Indiana as a child, he graduated from Wapahani ...more
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Steve Smith is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
Steve Smith
Steve Smith is an American head coach for the basketball team at Oak Hill Academy in Mouth of Wilson, Virginia. He is a 1977 graduate of Asbury College, a four-year Christian liberal arts ...more
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Jonathan S. Raymond is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
Jonathan S. Raymond
Jonathan S. Raymond is the current President of Trinity Western University. Taking over from his predecessor Dr. R. Neil Snider in 2006, making him the third President in Trinity Western ...more
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Z.T. Johnson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
Z.T. Johnson
Zachary Taylor Johnson was born June 18, 1897, in Athens, Georgia, to a farmer's family. While working as a printer for the Macon News in 1913, Johnson converted to Christianity and felt called ...more
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Joe Hilley is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
Joe Hilley
Joe Hilley is a New York Times Best Selling author. He was born in Birmingham, Alabama and grew up on the Gulf Coast in the town of Grand Bay, Alabama. He is a graduate of Asbury College, Asbury ...more
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Jody Hice is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
Jody Hice Pastor
Jody Brownlow Hice is an American politician, syndicated radio show host, political activist, and Southern Baptist pastor who is the U.S. Representative for Georgia's 10th congressional ...more
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David Seamands is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
David Seamands
David Seamands, author, scholar and leader in evangelical renewal movements within the United Methodist Church was born in India to Methodist missionary parents and spent much of his boyhood ...more