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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Cheyney University of Pennsylvania and be of some renown.

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

List is made up of a variety of graduates, including Marcus Foster and Bayard Rustin.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Cheyney University of Pennsylvania?” and “Which celebrities are Cheyney University of Pennsylvania alumni?”

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Marcus Foster is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Marcus Foster Educator Marcus Aurelius Foster was an African-American educator who gained a national reputation for educational excellence while serving as principal of Simon Gratz High School in Philadelphia, ...more

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Bayard Rustin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Bayard Rustin Bayard Rustin was an American leader in social movements for civil rights, socialism, nonviolence, and gay rights. He was born and raised in Pennsylvania, where his family was involved in civil ...more

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Jim Vance is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Jim Vance Journalist Jim Vance is an American television news anchor. He originally studied to be a teacher and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Secondary Education from Cheyney University in Cheyney,

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Ed Bradley is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Ed Bradley Journalist Edward Rudolph "Ed" Bradley, Jr. was an American journalist, best known for 26 years of award-winning work on the CBS News television program 60 Minutes. During his earlier career he ...more

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Dennis Avery is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Dennis Avery Real Estate Broker, Marketer Dennis Theodore Avery was a Democratic member of the Indiana House of Representatives, representing the 75th District from 1974 until 2010.

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Andre Waters is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Andre Waters American football player Andre Waters was an NFL safety who played for the Philadelphia Eagles and Arizona Cardinals from 1984 to 1995. Waters was regarded as one of the NFL's hardest-hitting defenders, serving as an ...more

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Octavius Catto is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Octavius Catto Octavius Valentine Catto was a black educator, intellectual, and civil rights activist in Philadelphia. He became principal of male students at the Institute for Colored Youth, where he had also ...more

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Julian Abele is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Julian Abele Architect Julian Francis Abele was a prominent African-American architect, and chief designer in the offices of Horace Trumbauer. He was the primary designer of the west campus of Duke University. He ...more

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Rebecca Cole is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Rebecca Cole Physician Rebecca J. Cole was an American physician. In 1867, she became the second African-American woman to become a doctor in the United States after Rebecca Crumpler's achievement three years

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Ronald S. Coleman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Ronald S. Coleman Lieutenant General Ronald S. Coleman is a retired United States Marine. LtGen Coleman, advanced in rank to lieutenant general on October 27, 2006, became the second African-American in the ...more

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James Williams is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
James Williams American football player James Otis "BigCat" Williams is a former American football player. He played for the Chicago Bears throughout his 12-year NFL career. Williams was 6'7" and 330-pounds. Williams ...more

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Tamishia Moats is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Tamishia Moats Tamishia Moats is the wife of NFL player Ryan Moats.

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Randy Monroe is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Randy Monroe Coach Randy Monroe is an American college basketball coach most recently at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. He is currently the head coach at Brandywine High School in Wilmington, ...more

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Charlie Brown is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Charlie Brown Teacher Charlie Brown is an American politician who is a Democratic member of the Indiana House of Representatives. He has represented the 3rd District since 1982.

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S. Howard Woodson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
S. Howard Woodson Politician Samuel Howard Woodson, Jr. was an American pastor, civil rights leader, and Democratic Party politician from New Jersey. He was the first African American to serve as Speaker of the New Jersey ...more

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Don Evans is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Don Evans Playwright Donald Thomas "Don" Evans was a noted African-American playwright, theatre director, actor and educator.

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Josephine Silone Yates is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Josephine Silone Yates Teacher Josephine Silone Yates, trained in chemistry, was one of the first black teachers hired at Lincoln University in Jefferson City, Missouri, and, upon her promotion, the first black woman to head ...more

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Robert Woodson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Robert Woodson Community Development Leader Robert L. Woodson is an American community development leader, and founder and president of the National Center for Neighborhood Enterprise.

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Michael Horsey is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Michael Horsey Michael J. Horsey is a former Democratic member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. He is a 1968 graduate of St. Thomas More High School in Philadelphia. He earned a degree from ...more

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Robert Bogle is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Robert Bogle Robert John "Bob" Bogle is a former provincial level politician from Alberta, Canada. He served as a member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta from 1975 to 1993.

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Thaddeus Kirkland is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Thaddeus Kirkland Thaddeus Kirkland is a Democratic member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. In 2002, he was named to the PoliticsPA list of Best Dressed Legislators.

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Robert W. Bogle is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Cheyney University Of Pennsylvania Alumni
Robert W. Bogle Robert W. Bogle president and CEO of the Philadelphia Tribune newspaper, where he has worked for 39 years. Bogle joined the Philadelphia Tribune in 1970 selling advertising. Bogle has been a ...more