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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?”
Dean Jones is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
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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. ...more

Age: 87

Birthplace: Decatur, Alabama, United States of America

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Eli Lilly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
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Eli Lilly was an American soldier, pharmaceutical chemist, industrialist, entrepreneur, and founder of the Eli Lilly and Company pharmaceutical corporation. Lilly enlisted in the Union Army during the American Civil War; he recruited a company of men to serve with him in an artillery battery, was later promoted to colonel, and was given command of a cavalry unit. He was captured near the end of the war and held as a prisoner of war until its conclusion. After the war, he attempted to run a plantation in Mississippi, but failed and returned to his pharmacy profession after the death of his wife. Lilly remarried and worked in several pharmacies with partners before opening his own business in ...more

Age: Died at 60 (1838-1898)

Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

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Joe Pitts is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
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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 district is based in Lancaster and Reading and includes much of Amish country. It also includes the far southwestern suburbs of Philadelphia in Chester County. ...more

Age: 78

Birthplace: Lexington, Kentucky, USA

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Ted Strickland is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Asbury College Alumni
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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 previously served in the United States House of Representatives, representing Ohio's 6th congressional district. In the 2006 gubernatorial election, Strickland was elected to succeed term-limited Republican incumbent Bob Taft after defeating Ohio Secretary of State Ken Blackwell, receiving 60% of the vote. However, he was narrowly defeated for re-election in the 2010 gubernatorial election by former U.S. Representative John Kasich. Strickland currently serves as a member of the Governors' Council at the Bipartisan ...more

Age: 76

Birthplace: Lucasville, Ohio, United States of America

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