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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Colorado College and be of some renown.

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

This list includes Dee Bradley Baker, Michael Nava and more graduates.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Colorado College?” and “Which celebrities are Colorado College alumni?”
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Michael Nava is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Writer

Age: 64

Birthplace: Stockton, California

Michael Angel Nava (born September 16, 1954 in Stockton, California) is an American attorney and writer. He has worked on the staff for the California Supreme Court, and ran for a Superior Court ...more
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Lynne Cheney is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Novelist, Author, Writer

Age: 77

Birthplace: Casper, Grant Village, Wyoming, United States of America

Lynne Ann Cheney (; née Vincent; born August 14, 1941) is an American author, scholar, and former talk-show host. She is the wife of the 46th vice president of the United States, Dick ...more
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Mary Cheney is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Businessperson, Public Relations

Age: 49

Birthplace: Madison, Wisconsin

Mary Claire Cheney (born March 14, 1969) is the younger daughter of Dick Cheney, the former Vice President of the United States, and his wife, Lynne Cheney. She is politically conservative and ...more
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Donna Haraway is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Professor, Author

Age: 74

Birthplace: Denver, Colorado

Donna J. Haraway (born September 6, 1944) is an American Professor Emerita in the History of Consciousness Department and Feminist Studies Department at the University of California, Santa Cruz, ...more
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Terry Winograd is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Professor, Computer scientist

Age: 73

Birthplace: Takoma Park, Maryland

Terry Allen Winograd (born February 24, 1946) is an American professor of computer science at Stanford University, and co-director of the Stanford Human-Computer Interaction Group. He is known ...more
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Peggy Fleming is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Figure Skater, Athlete

Age: 70

Birthplace: San Jose, California, United States of America

Peggy Gale Fleming (born July 27, 1948) is an American former figure skater. She is the 1968 Olympic Champion in Ladies' singles and a three-time World Champion (1966–1968). Fleming has been a ...more

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James Heckman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Professor, Economist

Age: 74

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois

James Joseph Heckman, born in 1944, is a Nobel Prize winning American economist who is currently at the University of Chicago, where he is The Henry Schultz Distinguished Service Professor in ...more
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Ted Morton is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Political scientist

Age: 69

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Frederick Lee Morton (born March 28, 1949), known commonly as Ted Morton, is a Canadian politician and former cabinet minister in the Alberta government. As a member of the Legislative Assembly ...more
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Gregor Robertson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni

Age: 54

Birthplace: North Vancouver, Canada

Not to be confused with Gregor Robertson (footballer).Gregor Angus Bethune Robertson (born September 18, 1964) is a Canadian entrepreneur and politician, who served as the 39th mayor of ...more
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Ken Salazar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Politician, Lawyer

Age: 63

Birthplace: Alamosa, Colorado, United States of America

Kenneth Lee Salazar (born March 2, 1955) is an American politician who served as the 50th United States Secretary of the Interior in the administration of President Barack Obama from 2009 to ...more
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Richard H. Stallings is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Politician, Professor

Age: 78

Birthplace: Ogden, Utah, United States of America

Richard Howard Stallings (born October 7, 1940) is a Democratic politician from the state of Idaho, representing Idaho's 2nd congressional district from 1985 to 1993.
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Avram Eisner is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni

Age: 38

Birthplace: Mount Vernon, Washington

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Gregg Easterbrook is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Journalist, Author, Writer

Age: 65

Birthplace: Buffalo, New York

Gregg Edmund Easterbrook (born March 3, 1953) is an American writer and a contributing editor of both The New Republic and The Atlantic Monthly. During the National Football League season, ...more
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Mark Stuart is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Mark Stuart Ice Hockey Player, Athlete

Age: 34

Birthplace: Rochester, Minnesota

Mark Eugene Stuart (born April 27, 1984) is an American professional ice hockey defenseman who is currently an unrestricted free agent. He most recently played for Adler Mannheim in the Deutsche ...more
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Dee Bradley Baker is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Comedian, Actor, Voice acting

Age: 56

Birthplace: Bloomington, USA, Indiana

Dee Bradley Baker (born August 31, 1962) is an American voice actor. His major roles, many of which feature his vocalizations of animals, include animated series such as Avatar: The Last ...more

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Philip Perry is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Lawyer

Age: 54

Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States of America

Philip Jonathan Perry (born October 16, 1964) is an American attorney and was a political appointee in the administration of George W. Bush. He was acting associate attorney general at the ...more
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Jane Lubchenco is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Marine biologist, Professor, Scientist

Age: 71

Birthplace: Denver, Colorado, United States of America

Jane Lubchenco (born December 4, 1947) is an American environmental scientist and marine ecologist who teaches and does research at Oregon State University. Her research interests include ...more
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Diana DeGette is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Politician, Lawyer

Age: 61

Birthplace: Tachikawa, Japan

Diana Louise DeGette (born July 29, 1957) is an American politician who is currently the U.S. Representative for Colorado's 1st congressional district, serving since 1997, and a Chief Deputy ...more
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Colin M. Simpson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Politician, Lawyer

Age: 59

Birthplace: Cheyenne, Grant Village, Wyoming, United States of America

Colin Mackenzie Simpson (born March 5, 1959) is a lawyer and Republican politician who served in the Wyoming House of Representatives from District 24 from 1999 to 2011. He was the House Speaker ...more
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Lawrence Vickers is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
American football player

Age: 35

Birthplace: Beaumont, Texas

Lawrence Blanchard Vickers, Jr. (born May 8, 1983) is a former American football fullback. He was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the sixth round of the 2006 NFL Draft. He played college ...more
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Dutch Clark is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
American football player

Age: Died at 72 (1906-1978)

Birthplace: Fowler, Colorado

Earl Harry "Dutch" Clark (October 11, 1906 – August 5, 1978), sometimes also known as the "Flying Dutchman" and the "Old Master", was an American football player ...more

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Colin Stuart is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Colin Stuart Ice Hockey Player

Age: 36

Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois

Colin Stuart (born July 8, 1982) is an American former professional ice hockey winger. He played with the Atlanta Thrashers and Buffalo Sabres in the National Hockey League. He is the older ...more
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Arden Myrin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Comedian, Actor

Age: 45

Birthplace: Little Compton, Rhode Island, United States of America

Arden VanAmringe Myrin (; born December 10, 1973) is an American actress and comedian. Myrin plays Regina Sinclair on the Netflix series Insatiable. She joined the cast of season seven of ...more
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Liang Shih-chiu is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni
Writer

Age: Dec. at 84 (1903-1987)

Birthplace: Beijing, China

Liang Shih-chiu (January 6, 1903 – November 3, 1987), also romanized as Liang Shiqiu, and also known as Liang Chih-hwa (梁治華), was a renowned educator, writer, translator, literary theorist and ...more
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Marcia McNutt is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Colorado College Alumni

Age: 67

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Marcia Kemper McNutt (born February 19, 1952), ForMemRS, is an American geophysicist and the 22nd president of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) of the United States. Previously, she served ...more