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Famous Clark University Alumni

Updated July 22, 2019 9.0k views95 items

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

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

List includes Padma Lakshmi, John Heard and more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Clark University?” and “Which celebrities are Clark University alumni?”
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    Padma Lakshmi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    Padma Lakshmi

    Model, Author

    Age50

    BirthplaceEurasia, India, Chennai, Tamil Nadu

    Padma Parvati Lakshmi Vaidynathan (born September 1, 1970), known professionally as Padma... more on Wikipedia

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    #32 of 165 The Best Hot Ones Guests Ever#124 of 124 The Worst People in the History of Reality TV

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    Robert H. Goddard is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    Robert H. Goddard

    Physicist, Professor

    AgeDec. at 63 (1882-1945)

    BirthplaceWorcester, Massachusetts

    Robert Hutchings Goddard (October 5, 1882 – August 10, 1945) was an American engineer,... more on Wikipedia

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    #14 of 25 Historical Photos That Made Us Say 'Whoa'#24 of 796 Famous American Inventors List

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    Jeffrey Lurie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    Jeffrey Lurie

    Television producer, Entrepreneur

    Age69

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Jeffrey Robert Lurie (born September 8, 1951) is an American motion picture producer and... more on Wikipedia
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    John Granville is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni
    John Granville may refer to: John Granville (diplomat), American diplomat assassinated in... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    J. Ross Mackay is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    BirthplaceTaiwan, Taiwan

    John Ross Mackay, (偕約翰, December 31, 1915 – October 28, 2014) was a Canadian geographer. He... more on Wikipedia
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    Levi L. Conant is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    Levi L. Conant

    Mathematician

    AgeDec. at 59 (1857-1916)

    Levi Leonard Conant (March 3, 1857, Littleton, Massachusetts – October 11, 1916, Worcester,... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    Miriam Van Waters is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni
    Miriam Van Waters (October 4, 1887 – January 17, 1974) was an American prison reformer of the... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    Alan Kotok is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    Alan Kotok

    Programmer, Electrical engineer

    AgeDec. at 65 (1941-2006)

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    Alan Kotok (November 9, 1941 – May 26, 2006) was an American computer scientist known for his... more on Wikipedia
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    Edward B. Titchener is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    Edward B. Titchener

    Psychologist, Science writer

    AgeDec. at 60 (1867-1927)

    BirthplaceChichester, United Kingdom

    Edward Bradford Titchener (11 January 1867 – 3 August 1927) was an English psychologist who... more on Wikipedia
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    Hugh Llewellyn Keenleyside is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    AgeDec. at 94 (1898-1992)

    BirthplaceToronto, Canada

    Hugh Llewellyn Keenleyside, CC (7 July 1898 – September 27, 1992) was a Canadian university... more on Wikipedia
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    Joseph I. France is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    AgeDec. at 66 (1873-1939)

    BirthplaceCameron, Missouri, United States of America

    Joseph Irwin France (October 11, 1873 – January 26, 1939) was a Republican member of the... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Grayson L. Kirk is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    Grayson L. Kirk

    Political scientist

    AgeDec. at 94 (1903-1997)

    BirthplaceJeffersonville, Ohio

    Grayson Louis Kirk (October 12, 1903 – November 21, 1997) was president of Columbia University... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Santiago Ramón y Cajal is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    Santiago Ramón y Cajal

    Scientist, Physician

    AgeDec. at 82 (1852-1934)

    BirthplacePetilla de Aragón, Spain

    Santiago Ramón y Cajal (Spanish: [sanˈtjaɣo raˈmon i kaˈxal]; 1 May 1852 – 17 October 1934)... more on Wikipedia

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    #2347 of 2,437 The Most Influential People of All Time#545 of 1,357 The Greatest Minds of All Time

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    L. S. Stavrianos is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni
    Leften Stavros Stavrianos (1913 – March 23, 2004) was a Greek-Canadian historian. His most... more on Wikipedia
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    John Irwin Hutchinson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    John Irwin Hutchinson

    Mathematician, Science writer

    AgeDec. at 68 (1867-1935)

    BirthplaceBangor, Maine

    John Irwin Hutchinson (12 April 1867 – 1 December 1935) was an American mathematician born in... more on Wikipedia
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    Beth Edmonds is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    Beth Edmonds

    Librarian, Politician

    Age69

    BirthplaceKeene, New York, United States of America

    Betheda G. "Beth" Edmonds (born October 27, 1950 in Keene Valley, New York) is a librarian and... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Floyd McKissick, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    Floyd McKissick, Jr.

    Politician, Lawyer

    Age67

    BirthplaceDurham, North Carolina, United States of America

    Floyd Bixler McKissick Jr. (born November 21, 1952) is an American attorney and Democratic... more on Wikipedia
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    Henry Goddard is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    Henry Goddard

    Psychologist

    AgeDec. at 91 (1866-1957)

    Henry Herbert Goddard (August 14, 1866 – June 18, 1957) was a prominent American psychologist... more on Wikipedia
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    Solomon Lefschetz is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    Solomon Lefschetz

    Mathematician, Scientist

    AgeDec. at 88 (1884-1972)

    BirthplaceMoscow, Russia

    Solomon Lefschetz (Russian: Соломо́н Ле́фшец; 3 September 1884 – 5 October 1972) was an... more on Wikipedia
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    Mildred Allen is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    Mildred Allen

    Physicist

    AgeDec. at 96 (1894-1990)

    BirthplaceSharon, Massachusetts

    Mildred Allen (March 25, 1894 – November 4, 1990) was an American physicist.
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    Donald Keough is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    Donald Keough

    Businessperson, Theatrical producer

    Age93

    Donald Raymond Keough (September 4, 1926 – February 24, 2015) was an Irish-American... more on Wikipedia
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    E. Franklin Frazier is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    AgeDec. at 68 (1894-1962)

    BirthplaceBaltimore, Maryland

    Edward Franklin Frazier (; September 24, 1894 – May 17, 1962), was an American sociologist and... more on Wikipedia
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    Albert Potter Wills is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    AgeDec. at 64 (1873-1937)

    Albert Potter Wills (1873–1937) was an American physicist who researched magnetic materials... more on Wikipedia
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    Arnold Gesell is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    Arnold Gesell

    Psychologist

    AgeDec. at 81 (1880-1961)

    BirthplaceAlma, Alma, Wisconsin

    Dr. Arnold Lucius Gesell (21 June 1880 – 29 May 1961) was an American clinical psychologist,... more on Wikipedia
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    Michael Marcus is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Clark University Alumni

    Michael Marcus

    Businessperson, Entrepreneur

    Age64

    Michael Marcus is a commodities trader who, in less than 20 years, is reputed to have turned... more on Wikipedia
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