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Famous Carleton University Alumni

Updated October 13, 2018 7.4k 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?”
  • 1

    Dan Aykroyd

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

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  • 2

    Norm Macdonald

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

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  • 3

    Robert MacNeil

    Journalist, Newsreader
    Robert Breckenridge Ware "Robin" MacNeil, OC (born January 19, 1931) is a Canadian-American...  more
  • 4

    Peter Jennings

    Journalist, Newsreader
    Peter Charles Archibald Ewart Jennings (July 29, 1938 – August 7, 2005) was a...  more
  • 5

    Ryan North

    Programmer, Cartoonist
    Ryan M. North (born October 20, 1980) is a Canadian writer and computer programmer who is the...  more
  • 6

    Christina A Gold

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

    Michelle Douglas

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

    Conrad Black

    Publisher, Businessperson
    Conrad Moffat Black, Baron Black of Crossharbour, KCSG (born August 25, 1944), is a...  more
  • 9

    Lawrence M. Krauss

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

    Eric C. R. Hehner

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

    Michael Prue

    Politician, Critic
    Michael David Prue (born July 14, 1948) is a politician in Ontario, Canada. Prue was mayor of...  more
  • 12

    Paul Ferreira

    Politician, Public Relations Executive
    Paul Ferreira (born January 7, 1973) is a Canadian populist politician and one of the first...  more
  • 13

    Tina Srebotnjak

    Journalist, TV Journalist
    Tina Srebotnjak is a Canadian radio and television journalist....  more
  • 14

    John Manley

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

    John Milloy

    John Christopher Milloy (born June 29, 1965) is a former politician in Ontario, Canada. He...  more
  • 16

    Thomas Homer-Dixon

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

    John Kirton

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

    James A. Bertrand

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

    Ike Awgu

    Politician, Journalist
    Ike Jonathan Awgu (born October 14, 1983) is a Canadian broadcaster, columnist and...  more
  • 20

    Wilbert Keon

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

    Paul Okalik

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

    Jim Watson

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

    Peter Hume

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

    Carla Robinson

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

    Charles Chi

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