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Famous Biola University Alumni

Updated June 14, 2019 12.3k views20 items

List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Biola University and be of some renown.

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

These graduates, like Bettie Page and John Thune include images when available.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Biola University?” and “Which celebrities are Biola University alumni?”
  • 1

    Bettie Page

    Pin-up girl, Nude Glamour Model

    AgeDec. at 85 (1923-2008)

    BirthplaceNashville, Tennessee, United States of America


    Betty Mae Page (April 22, 1923 – December 11, 2008), known professionally as Bettie Page, was an American model who gained a significant profile in the 1950s for her pin-up photos. Often referred to...  more


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  • 2

    Charles E. Fuller


    AgeDec. at 81 (1887-1968)

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California


    Charles Edward Fuller (April 25, 1887 – March 18, 1968) was an American Baptist minister and a radio evangelist....  more
  • 3



    Michael Scott Horton (born May 11, 1964) is the J. Gresham Machen Professor of Theology and Apologetics at Westminster Seminary California since 1998, Editor-in-Chief of Modern Reformation (MR)...  more
  • 4

    Andy Luckey

    Illustrator, Television director




    Andrew A. "Andy" Luckey (born October 7, 1965 in San Francisco, California) is an American writer, director and producer, primarily of animated works. He also writes and illustrates children's books...  more
  • 5

    scott allen cohen

    Graphic Designer, Data architect


    BirthplaceSanta Monica, California


    sexxxy gay artist dog-lover in TheOC | CA | USA...  more
  • 6

    Ed McCully


    AgeDec. at 29 (1927-1956)



    Theophilus McCully (1927 – January 8, 1956) was an evangelical Christian missionary to Ecuador who, along with four other missionaries, was killed while attempting to evangelize the Auca people,...  more
  • 7

    Michael Chang

    Tennis player


    BirthplaceHenderson, Nevada


    Michael Te-Pei Chang (born February 22, 1972) is a retired American professional tennis player. He won 34 top-level professional singles titles, including the 1989 French Open when he was 17. He also...  more

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  • 8

    John Thune



    BirthplaceMurdo, South Dakota, United States of America


    John Randolph Thune (; born January 7, 1961) is an American politician serving as the senior United States Senator from South Dakota, a seat he was first elected to in 2004. A member of the...  more
  • 9

    Steve Taylor

    Record producer, Songwriter


    BirthplaceBrawley, California, United States of America


    Roland Stephen "Steve" Taylor (born December 9, 1957), is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, music executive, film maker, and actor. A figure in what has come to be known as Christian...  more

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  • 10

    Steve Bridges

    Comedian, Actor

    AgeDec. at 49 (1963-2012)

    BirthplaceDallas, Texas, United States of America


    Steve Bridges (May 22, 1963 – March 3, 2012) was an American comedian, impressionist, and actor who was known for his impressions of politicians, television characters and broadcasters including Bill...  more
  • 11

    Donald Barnhouse

    Donald Grey Barnhouse Th.D (March 28, 1895 – November 5, 1960), was an American Christian preacher, pastor, theologian, radio pioneer, and writer. He was pastor of the Tenth Presbyterian Church in...  more
  • 12

    Adam Christing

    Film Producer, Screenwriter


    BirthplaceLos Angeles, Inglewood, California


    Adam Christing is an American comedian, author, and motivational speaker from La Mirada, California. He is the founder and president of Clean Comedians, an organization composed of comedians,...  more
  • 13

    Daniel B. Wallace

    Daniel Baird Wallace (born June 5, 1952) is an American professor of New Testament Studies at Dallas Theological Seminary. He is also the founder and executive director of the Center for the Study of...  more
  • 14

    Scott Derrickson

    Film Producer, Screenwriter



    Scott Derrickson (born July 16, 1966) is an American film director, producer, and screenwriter. He lives in Los Angeles, California. Derrickson is best known for directing horror film, Sinister...  more
  • 15

    Henry Cloud

    Clinical psychologist


    BirthplaceVicksburg, Mississippi


    Henry Cloud is an American Christian self help author. Cloud co-authored Boundaries: When to Say Yes, How to Say No to Take Control of Your Life in 1992 which sold two million copies and evolved...  more
  • 16

    Jason Hotchkin

    Jason Hotchkin (born June 5, 1978 in Kalamazoo, Michigan) is a former American soccer player....  more
  • 17

    Brad Cole

    Brad Cole has served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since July 2004 for Genomic Health,and as Secretary from February 2005. From December 1997 to May 2004, he served in...
  • 18

    Judith Hill

    Singer-songwriter, Singer


    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California


    Judith Glory Hill is an American singer-songwriter from Los Angeles, California. She has provided backing vocals for such artists as Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder and Josh Groban. In 2009, Hill was...  more
  • 19
    Princess Sikhanyiso Dlamini (Swazi: [sikʰaɲiso ɮʱamini]; born 1 September 1987) is a Swazi politician, princess and the country's current Minister of Information and Communication Technology. She is...  more
  • 20

    Curtis Schweitzer