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Famous California State Polytechnic University, Pomona Alumni

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

The list you're viewing is made up of many different graduates, including Forest Whitaker and Amy Ried.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to California State Polytechnic University, Pomona?” and “Which celebrities are California State Polytechnic University, Pomona alumni?”
  • Forest Whitaker1

    Forest Whitaker

    Television producer, Film Producer


    BirthplaceLongview, Texas, United States of America

    Forest Steven Whitaker III (born July 15, 1961) is an American actor, producer, and director...  more

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    #96 of 1,017 The Best Actors in Film History#56 of 264 The Best (Male) Actors Working Today

  • Glenn Davis2

    Glenn Davis

    Actor, Footballer

    AgeDied at 81 (1924-2005)

    BirthplaceBurbank, California, United States of America

    Glenn Woodward Davis (December 26, 1924 – March 9, 2005) was a professional American football...  more
  • Jim Zorn3

    Jim Zorn

    American Football coach, Coach


    BirthplaceWhittier, California

    James Arthur Zorn (born May 10, 1953) is a former American football player and coach who...  more

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    #89 of 252 The Best Quarterbacks Of All Time#174 of 322 People Who Should Be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame

  • Gordon Mackenzie4


    BirthplaceEast Bay, California

    He is a person who lives amongst the many!...  more
  • Alan Cranston5

    Alan Cranston


    AgeDec. at 86 (1914-2000)

    BirthplaceSan Francisco Peninsula, Santa Clara County, Northern California, California, Palo Alto

    Alan MacGregor Cranston (June 19, 1914 – December 31, 2000) was an American politician and...  more
  • Michael Steger6


    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Michael Mateus Steger (born May 27, 1980) is an American actor. He is best known for his role...  more
  • Richard Pombo7

    Richard Pombo



    BirthplaceTracy, California, United States of America

    Richard William Pombo, GOIH (born January 8, 1961) is a lobbyist for mining and...  more
  • Hilda Solis8

    Hilda Solis



    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Hilda Lucia Solis (; born October 20, 1957) is an American politician and a member of the Los...  more
  • Al Smith9

    Al Smith

    American football player


    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    Al Fredrick Smith (born November 26, 1964) is a former American football linebacker in the...  more
  • Kim Rhode10

    Kim Rhode



    BirthplaceWhittier, California, United States of America

    Kimberly Susan Rhode (born July 16, 1979) is an American double trap and skeet shooter. A...  more
  • Walter Ray Williams, Jr.11


    BirthplaceEureka, California, United States of America

    Walter Ray Williams Jr. (born October 6, 1959) is an American professional bowler and...  more
  • Wilber Pan12

    Wilber Pan

    Fashion designer, Record producer


    BirthplaceWest Virginia

    Wilber Pan (traditional Chinese: 潘瑋柏; simplified Chinese: 潘玮柏; pinyin: Pān Wěibó; Pe̍h-ōe-jī:...  more
  • 13

    Fred Ford

    American football player


    BirthplaceBakersfield, California

    Frederick Lee Ford (born March 30, 1938) is a former American football halfback for the...  more
  • Joel Anderson14

    Joel Anderson



    BirthplaceDetroit, Michigan, United States of America

    Joel Anderson (born February 11, 1960) is a California Republican politician and former member...  more
  • Jonathan Bornstein15

    Jonathan Bornstein



    BirthplaceTorrance, California

    Jonathan Rey Bornstein (born November 7, 1984) is an American soccer player, who currently...  more
  • 16

    Nguyễn Cao Kỳ Duyên

    Record producer, Songwriter


    BirthplaceHo Chi Minh City, Vietnam

    Nguyễn Cao Kỳ Duyên (listen; born June 30, 1965) is a Vietnamese singer, songwriter, and...  more
  • Art Williams17

    Art Williams

    Arthur T. Williams (September 29, 1939 – September 27, 2018), also known as Hambone Williams,...  more
  • 18

    Everett Sharp

    American football player

    AgeDec. at 78 (1918-1996)

    BirthplaceCorinth, Mississippi

    Everett A. "Ev" Sharp (June 25, 1918 – February 1996) was an American football offensive...  more
  • Jay Thomas19
    Jay Thomas brings to Narus an extensive background in telecommunications, with vast experience...  more
  • James Williamson20

    James Williamson

    Electronic Engineer, Record producer


    BirthplaceCastroville, Texas

    James Robert Williamson (born October 29, 1949) is an American guitarist, songwriter, record...  more
  • 21

    Ken Maddox

    Kenneth W. "Ken" Maddox (born February 29, 1964 in Long Beach, California), also known as Ken...  more
  • 22

    Ted Williams

    Ted J. Williams (born November 17, 1943) is a former American football coach who was a...  more
  • 23
    James L. Brulte (born April 13, 1956) is an American politician and former chairman of the...  more
  • Anatoly Yakovlev24

    Anatoly Yakovlev

    Graduate student
    Anatoly A. Yakovlev got his B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Cal Poly Pomona in...
  • Violet Palmer25

    Violet Palmer



    Violet Renice Palmer (born July 20, 1964) is a retired American basketball referee in the NBA...  more