Famous Bowie State University Alumni

Updated June 14, 2019 10.9k views 12 items

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

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

This list contains graduates like Toni Braxton and Wale.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Bowie State University?” and “Which celebrities are Bowie State University alumni?”
Toni Braxton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Bowie State University Alumni
Record producer, Pianist, Musician

Age: 51

Birthplace: Severn, Maryland, United States of America

Toni Michelle Braxton (born October 7, 1967) is an American singer, songwriter, pianist, record producer, actress, television personality, and philanthropist. In the late 1980s she began ...more

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Christa McAuliffe is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Bowie State University Alumni
Astronaut, Teacher

Age: Dec. at 38 (1948-1986)

Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Sharon Christa McAuliffe (née Corrigan; September 2, 1948 – January 28, 1986) was an American teacher and astronaut from Concord, New Hampshire, and one of the seven crew members killed ...more

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Wale is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Bowie State University Alumni
Rapper, Actor, Singer

Age: 34

Birthplace: Washington, D.C.

Olubowale Victor Akintimehin (born September 21, 1984), better known by his stage name Wale ( WAW-lay), is an American rapper. He first rose to prominence in 2006, when his song "Dig Dug ...more

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Gwendolyn T. Britt is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Bowie State University Alumni

Age: Dec. at 67 (1941-2008)

Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States of America

Gwendolyn T. Britt (November 29, 1941 – January 12, 2008) was a member of the Maryland State Senate, first elected in 2003, to represent District 47 in Prince George's County, Maryland, USA, ...more
Kevin Broadus is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Bowie State University Alumni
Kevin Broadus Basketball Coach, Coach

Age: 55

Birthplace: Washington, D.C.

Kevin Levoin Broadus (born January 30, 1964) is an American college basketball coach and currently the head coach at Morgan State. He is the former head coach at Binghamton University, where he ...more
James L. Walls, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Bowie State University Alumni
James L. Walls, Jr. Politician
Joanne Benson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Bowie State University Alumni
Joanne Benson

Age: 76

Birthplace: Sibley County, Le Sueur, United States of America, Le Sueur County, United States, + more

Joanne E. Benson (born January 4, 1943) was the 44th lieutenant governor of Minnesota, serving from January 3, 1995, to January 4, 1999. An Independent Republican, she was elected with Governor ...more
Marco Tongue is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Bowie State University Alumni
Marco Tongue

Age: 58

Birthplace: Annapolis, Maryland

Marco Charles Tongue (born April 6, 1960 in Annapolis, Maryland) is a former professional American football defensive back in the National Football League. He played two seasons for the ...more
Henry Frazier, III is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Bowie State University Alumni
Henry Frazier, III Coach

Age: 50

Henry Frazier III (born March 20, 1968) is an American football coach and former player. Most recently, Frazier was the head football coach at North Carolina Central University, a position he ...more
Isaac Redman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Bowie State University Alumni
American football player

Age: 34

Birthplace: Paulsboro, New Jersey

Isaac Redman (born November 10, 1984) is a former American football running back. He was signed by the Pittsburgh Steelers as an undrafted free agent in 2009. He played college football at Bowie ...more
Violet L. Fisher is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Bowie State University Alumni
Violet L. Fisher
Violet L. Fisher is a retired Bishop in The United Methodist Church, elected and consecrated to the Episcopacy in 2000. Born August 29, 1939, Bishop Violet L. Fisher graduated from Bowie State ...more
Dalonte Hill is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Bowie State University Alumni
Dalonte Hill Coach
Dalonte Hill (born January 19, 1979) is an American basketball coach. He is currently an assistant coach at Austin Peay. Prior to that, he was an assistant college basketball coach at The ...more