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Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni

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

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

You can rank all of these graduates, from Dwight D. Eisenhower to George S. Patton.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Command and General Staff College?” and “Which celebrities are Command and General Staff College alumni?”
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Dwight D. Eisenhower is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Politician, Soldier
Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower was the 34th President of the United States from 1953 until 1961. He was a five-star general in the United States Army during WWII and served as Supreme ...more
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Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Politician
Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq, was the sixth President of Pakistan from 1978 until his death in 1988, having declared martial law for the third time in the country's history in 1977. He was Pakistan's ...more
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David Petraeus is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Soldier, Commanding General, Multi-National Force - Iraq
David Howell Petraeus AO is a retired American military officer and public official. He served as Director of the Central Intelligence Agency from September 6, 2011, until his resignation on ...more
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Gabriel París Gordillo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Politician, Military Officer
Gabriel París Gordillo was President of Colombia from May 1957 to August 1958 as Chairman of the Colombian Military Junta Government following the 1957 Coup d'état.
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Lee Hsien Loong is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Politician, Military Officer
Lee Hsien Loong is a Singaporean politician. He is the third and current Prime Minister of Singapore, and has been in office since 2004. He is the elder son of Singapore's first Prime Minister, ...more
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Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Politician, Soldier
Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono GCB AC DUT is an Indonesian politician and retired Army general officer who was the President of Indonesia from 2004 to 2014. He is currently the chairman of the ...more
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Eric Shinseki is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Politician, Soldier
Eric Ken Shinseki is a retired United States Army general who served as the seventh United States Secretary of Veterans Affairs. His final U.S. Army post was as the 34th Chief of Staff of the ...more
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Wesley Clark is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Businessperson, Politician, Entrepreneur
Wesley Kanne Clark, Sr. is a retired General of the United States Army. He graduated as valedictorian of the class of 1966 at West Point and was awarded a Rhodes Scholarship to the University of ...more
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Leslie Groves is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Engineer
Lieutenant General Leslie Richard Groves, Jr. was a United States Army Corps of Engineers officer who oversaw the construction of the Pentagon and directed the Manhattan Project, a top secret ...more
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Carl Andrew Spaatz is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Carl Andrew "Tooey" Spaatz was an American World War II general and the first Chief of Staff of the United States Air Force.
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Hoyt Vandenberg is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Hoyt Sanford Vandenberg was a U.S. Air Force general, its second Chief of Staff, and second Director of Central Intelligence. During World War II, Vandenberg was the commanding general of the ...more
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Marcus Sachs is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
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Mark W. Clark is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Soldier
Mark Wayne Clark (May 1, 1896 – April 17, 1984) was an American general during World War II and the Korean War and was the youngest lieutenant general (three-star general) in the U.S. Army.
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Roscoe Robinson, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Roscoe Robinson, Jr.
Roscoe Robinson, Jr., was the first African American to become a four-star general in the United States Army. He was born on October 11, 1928, in St. Louis, Missouri. He attended St. Louis ...more
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Martin Dempsey is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Martin E. "Marty" Dempsey is a United States Army general and the 18th and current Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. He previously served as the 37th Chief of Staff of the Army ...more
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George Decker is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
George Decker
General George Henry Decker was Chief of Staff of the United States Army from 1960 to 1962. General Decker was born in Catskill, New York and attended Lafayette College in Easton, Pennsylvania, ...more
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Joseph T. McNarney is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Joseph T. McNarney
Joseph Taggart McNarney was a United States Army Air Forces general officer who served as Military Governor of occupied Germany.
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J. Lawton Collins is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Joseph "Lightning Joe" Lawton Collins was Army Chief of Staff during the Korean War. During World War II, he was an Army general, serving in both the Pacific and European Theaters of ...more
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Lewis Millett is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Lewis Lee Millett Sr. was a United States Army officer who received the Medal of Honor during the Korean War for leading the last major American bayonet charge. He enlisted into the National ...more
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George S. Patton is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
George Smith Patton, Jr. was a United States Army general, who commanded the Seventh United States Army in the Mediterranean and European Theaters of WWII, but is best known for his leadership ...more
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Khalid bin Sultan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Soldier
Khaled bin Sultan is the former deputy minister of defense and a member of House of Saud.
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Kirk Lippold is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Kirk Lippold
Commander Kirk S. Lippold, USN, was the Commanding Officer of the USS Cole on October 12, 2000 when the ship was attacked and bombed by Al-Qaeda terrorists during a refueling stop in the Yemeni ...more
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Lewis Blaine Hershey is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Soldier
Lewis Blaine Hershey was a United States Army general who served as the second Director of the Selective Service System, the means by which the United States administers its military
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Edward P. King is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Edward Postell King Jr. was a Major General in the United States Army who gained prominence for leading the defense of the Bataan Peninsula in the Battle of Bataan against the Japanese invasion ...more
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Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifah is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Command And General Staff College Alumni
Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifah Politician
Hamad bin Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa is the 1st King of Bahrain, having previously been its 2nd Emir. He is the son of Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa, the previous and 1st Emir. The country has been ...more