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Famous alumni from BYU - Idaho; graduates who have achieved stature in their field. Photos are included in this notable Brigham Young University-Idaho alumni list. Prominent alums from this institution include celebrities, politicians, business people, and more. This list of distinguished BYU - Idaho alumni is alphabetical and sortable by column if you need to search by specific criteria. Please note that this directory is not just composed of graduates of this school; you can find any famous people who attended this school for at least a semester here. The list you're viewing has a variety of graduates in it, like Aaron Roderick and Marion G. Romney. (12 items)
Marion G. Romney is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous BYU - Idaho Alumni/Students
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Marion George Romney was an apostle and a member of the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. ...more

Age: Died at 91 (1897-1988)

Birthplace: Colonia Juárez, Chihuahua, Mexico

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Rulon Gardner is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous BYU - Idaho Alumni/Students
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Rulon Gardner is an American Olympian who competed in the 2000 Olympic games, winning the gold medal in Greco-Roman wrestling upon defeating Russian Aleksandr Karelin, who was previously undefeated in 13 years of international competition. It was also the first Olympic gold medal won by an American Greco-Roman wrestler in a full international field. Gardner was also a contestant on the 11th season of the Biggest Loser. ...more

Age: 46

Birthplace: Afton, Grant Village, Wyoming, United States of America

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Ben Cahoon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous BYU - Idaho Alumni/Students
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Ben Cahoon is a former professional Canadian football slotback who spent his entire career with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. He won the award for the Most Outstanding Canadian in the CFL two years in a row in 2002 and 2003. At the time of his retirement after the 2010 season, Cahoon ranked sixth overall in career receiving yards with 13,301 yards and the all-time leader overall in pass receptions with 1,017. He is also the all-time leading receiver in Grey Cup history with 46 receptions and 658 receiving yards. In 2011, Cahoon became the receivers coach at Brigham Young University; he was dismissed after the 2012 season after the school replaced its offensive ...more

Age: 45

Birthplace: Orem, Utah, United States of America

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Stew Morrill

Stewart V. Morrill is an American college basketball coach and the former head coach of the Utah State University men's basketball team. Morrill was an All-American at Ricks College and a two-time All-Big Sky selection for Gonzaga University. He started his coaching career in 1974 as an assistant at Gonzaga and later for the University of Montana under Mike Montgomery. In 1987, he became the head coach of the Grizzlies and led them to an NCAA berth in 1991. Morrill coached at Colorado State University from 1992 to 1998 before resigning and taking the coaching job at Utah State University. Morrill and Utah State gained national attention in March 2001 for their upset overtime victory over ...more

Age: 65

Birthplace: Provo, Utah, United States of America