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Famous Carleton University Alumni

Updated October 13, 2018 6.9k views212 items

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

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

Examples of graduates on this list: Dan Aykroyd, Norm Macdonald and more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Carleton University?” and “Which celebrities are Carleton University alumni?”
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    Dan Aykroyd

    Dan Aykroyd

    Comedian, Television producer

    Age68

    BirthplaceOttawa, Canada

    Daniel Edward Aykroyd, ( AK-royd; born July 1, 1952) is a Canadian-American actor, comedian,... more on Wikipedia

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    Norm Macdonald

    Norm Macdonald

    Comedian, Television producer

    Age56

    BirthplaceCanada, Quebec City

    Norman Gene Macdonald (born October 17, 1959) is a Canadian stand-up comedian, writer, and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 3
    Robert MacNeil

    Robert MacNeil

    Journalist, Newsreader

    Age89

    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada

    Robert Breckenridge Ware "Robin" MacNeil, OC (born January 19, 1931) is a Canadian-American... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Peter Jennings

    Peter Jennings

    Journalist, Newsreader

    AgeDec. at 67 (1938-2005)

    BirthplaceToronto, Canada

    Peter Charles Archibald Ewart Jennings (July 29, 1938 – August 7, 2005) was a... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    Ryan North

    Ryan North

    Programmer, Cartoonist

    Age39

    BirthplaceOttawa, Canada

    Ryan M. North (born October 20, 1980) is a Canadian writer and computer programmer who is the... more on Wikipedia
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    Christina A Gold

    Christina A Gold

    Businessperson

    Age73

    BirthplaceCanada

    s the president and chief executive officer for The Western Union Company, Christina Gold is...
  • 7
    Michelle Douglas

    Michelle Douglas

    Michelle Douglas (born 1963) is a Canadian human rights activist who was involved in a... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    Conrad Black

    Conrad Black

    Publisher, Businessperson

    Age76

    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada

    Conrad Moffat Black, Baron Black of Crossharbour, KCSG (born August 25, 1944), is a... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Lawrence M. Krauss

    Lawrence M. Krauss

    Physicist, Professor

    Age66

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Lawrence Maxwell Krauss (born May 27, 1954) is an American-Canadian theoretical physicist and... more on Wikipedia
  • 10

    Eric C. R. Hehner

    Computer scientist

    Age73

    BirthplaceOttawa, Canada

    Eric C.R. Hehner, called Rick, is a Canadian computer scientist. He was born on 16 September... more on Wikipedia
  • 11
    Michael Prue

    Michael Prue

    Politician, Critic

    Age72

    BirthplaceToronto, Canada

    Michael David Prue (born July 14, 1948) is a politician in Ontario, Canada. Prue was mayor of... more on Wikipedia
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    Paul Ferreira

    Paul Ferreira

    Politician, Public Relations Executive

    Age47

    BirthplaceArchipelago of the Azores, Portugal

    Paul Ferreira (born January 7, 1973) is a Canadian populist politician and one of the first... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Tina Srebotnjak

    Tina Srebotnjak

    Journalist, TV Journalist

    BirthplaceSlovenia

    Tina Srebotnjak is a Canadian radio and television journalist.
  • 14
    John Manley

    John Manley

    Politician, Lawyer

    Age70

    BirthplaceOttawa, Canada

    John Paul Manley (born January 5, 1950) is a Canadian lawyer, businessman, and politician. ... more on Wikipedia
  • 15

    John Milloy

    Politician

    Age55

    BirthplaceKitchener, Guelph, Canada

    John Christopher Milloy (born June 29, 1965) is a former politician in Ontario, Canada. He... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    Thomas Homer-Dixon

    Thomas Homer-Dixon

    Professor, Political scientist

    Age64

    BirthplaceVictoria, Canada

    Thomas Homer-Dixon (born 1956) is a Canadian political scientist and University Research Chair... more on Wikipedia
  • 17

    John Kirton

    Professor, Political scientist
    John James Kirton (born 1948) is a professor of political science and the director and... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    James A. Bertrand

    James A. Bertrand

    Businessperson

    Age63

    James A. Bertrand, is a vice president of Delphi Corporation and president of Delphi...
  • 19
    Ike Awgu

    Ike Awgu

    Politician, Journalist

    Age36

    BirthplaceOttawa, Canada

    Ike Jonathan Awgu (born October 14, 1983) is a Canadian broadcaster, columnist and... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Wilbert Keon

    Wilbert Keon

    Physician

    Age85

    BirthplaceSheenboro, Canada

    Wilbert Joseph Keon (May 17, 1935 – April 7, 2019) was a Canadian physician. A heart surgeon... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Paul Okalik

    Paul Okalik

    Politician

    Age56

    BirthplacePangnirtung, Canada

    Paul Okalik (Inuktitut: ᐹᓪ ᐅᑲᓕᖅ, IPA: [paːl ukaliq]; born May 26, 1964) is a Canadian... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    Jim Watson

    Jim Watson

    Politician

    Age59

    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada

    James Alexander Watson (born July 30, 1961) is the current mayor of the City of Ottawa,... more on Wikipedia
  • 23

    Peter Hume

    Politician, Keyboard player

    Age57

    Peter Ernest Hume (born June 19, 1963) was a city councillor in the city of Ottawa, Ontario,... more on Wikipedia
  • 24

    Carla Robinson

    Newsreader

    Age49

    BirthplaceKitimat, Canada

    Carla Robinson (born 23 January 1971 in Kitimat, British Columbia) is a Canadian television... more on Wikipedia
  • 25
    Charles Chi

    Charles Chi

    Venture capitalist
    Charles Chi is an entrepreneur, venture investor, and current Chancellor of Carleton... more on Wikipedia