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

Alumni include Mildred Natwick, Dorothy Lavinia Brown and more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Bennett College?” and “Which celebrities are Bennett College alumni?”
Mildred Natwick is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Bennett College Alumni
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Mildred Natwick was an American stage, film and television actress. In 1967, she earned an Academy Award nomination for her supporting role in Barefoot in the Park. She was nominated for two Tony Awards in 1957 and 1976 and won a Primetime Emmy Award for her work in the miniseries The Snoop Sisters, opposite Helen Hayes. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 89 (1905-1994)

Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America

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Dorothy Lavinia Brown is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Bennett College Alumni
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Dr. Dorothy Lavinia Brown, also known as "Dr. D.", was an African-American surgeon, legislator, and teacher. She was the first female surgeon of African-American ancestry from the Southeastern United States. She was also the first African American to serve in the Tennessee General Assembly having been elected to the Tennessee House of Representatives. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 85 (1919-2004)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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Beverly Buchanan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Bennett College Alumni
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Beverly Buchanan is an African-American artist whose works include painting and sculpture. Buchanan is noted for her exploration of Southern vernacular architecture through her art. Buchanan was born in Fuquay, North Carolina, but grew up in Orangeburg, South Carolina, where her father was dean of the School of Agriculture at South Carolina State College, which was then the only state school for African Americans in South Carolina. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 78

Birthplace: Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina, United States of America

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Monica Conyers

Monica Esters is the wife of John Conyers. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 54

Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States of America