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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Bryn Mawr College and be of some renown.

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

The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different graduates, including Katharine Hepburn and Maggie Siff.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Bryn Mawr College?” and “Which celebrities are Bryn Mawr College alumni?”

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Katharine Hepburn is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni

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Jacqueline Mars is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Jacqueline Mars Businessperson

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Drew Gilpin Faust is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Drew Gilpin Faust Historian, Professor

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Ana Patricia Botin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Ana Patricia Botin Businessperson

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Katharine Burr Blodgett is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Katharine Burr Blodgett Physicist, Inventor

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Paula Vogel is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Paula Vogel Writer, Playwright, Teacher

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Ann Harding is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Ann Harding Actor

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Daniel Dae Kim is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Daniel Dae Kim Actor, Voice acting

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Ellen Kushner is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Ellen Kushner Radio personality, Writer

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Mary Meigs is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Mary Meigs Writer

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Mina Bissell is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Mina Bissell Scientist

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Jeannine Oppewall is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Jeannine Oppewall Scenic Designer, Film Art Director, Production Designer

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A. S. Byatt is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
A. S. Byatt Poet, Novelist, Author

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Kaity Tong is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Kaity Tong Journalist, Actor

Every LGBTQA+ Black Celebrity In Hollywood

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Fatima Siad is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Fatima Siad Fashion Model

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Joan Slonczewski is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni

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Allyson Schwartz is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Allyson Schwartz Politician

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Joan Breton Connelly is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Joan Breton Connelly Archaeologist

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Marielle Hsu is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni

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Hanna Holborn Gray is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Hanna Holborn Gray Historian

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Martha Gellhorn is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Martha Gellhorn Journalist, Novelist, Writer

The Most Beautiful Women of All Time

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Sherry Ortner is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Sherry Ortner Anthropologist

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Paul Rehak is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Paul Rehak Archaeologist

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Sarah Jones is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Sarah Jones Poet, Actor, Playwright

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Alice Rivlin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Alice Rivlin Economist

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Jeannette Piccard is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni

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H.D. is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
H.D. Poet, Novelist, Writer

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Lucy Taxis Shoe Meritt is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Lucy Taxis Shoe Meritt Archaeologist

Celebrities Who Were Once Roommates

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Emily Vermeule is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Emily Vermeule Archaeologist

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Francine du Plessix Gray is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Francine du Plessix Gray Literary critic, Author, Writer

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Marianne Moore is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Marianne Moore Poet, Writer

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Anastasia M. Ashman is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Anastasia M. Ashman Journalist, Writer

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Anna Louise Strong is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Anna Louise Strong Journalist

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Frederica de Laguna is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Frederica de Laguna Anthropologist

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Regna Darnell is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Regna Darnell Anthropologist

Famous Schizophrenics

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John D. Caputo is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
John D. Caputo Philosopher

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Renata Adler is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Renata Adler Novelist

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Candace Pert is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Candace Pert Scientist

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Carmelita Hinton is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Carmelita Hinton Educator

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Nadia Abu El Haj is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni

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Cornelia Otis Skinner is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Cornelia Otis Skinner Screenwriter, Actor

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Elizabeth Gray Vining is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Elizabeth Gray Vining Librarian, Author, Writer

Families with Multiple Gay Children

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Ilana Rovner is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Ilana Rovner Judge, Politician, Lawyer

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Anne Truitt is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Anne Truitt Artist

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Dorothy Burr Thompson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Dorothy Burr Thompson Archaeologist

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Jennifer Westhoven is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Jennifer Westhoven Journalist

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Edith Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Edith Hamilton Writer

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Harriet Brooks is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Harriet Brooks Physicist

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Ruth Cheney Streeter is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni
Ruth Cheney Streeter

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Elaine Hammerstein is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Bryn Mawr College Alumni