List of famous alumni from Edward Waters College, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Edward Waters College include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Edward Waters College alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Edward Waters 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 Edward Waters College.
Alumni include Buck O'Neil, Corrine Brown and many more.This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Edward Waters College?” and “Which celebrities are Edward Waters College alumni?”
Corrine Brown is a U.S. Representative for Florida's 5th congressional district, serving in Congress since 1993. She is a member of the Democratic Party. The district includes parts of Duval, Clay, Putnam, Alachua, Volusia, Marion, Lake, Seminole, and Orange counties. ...more
Birthplace: Florida, Contiguous United States, United States of America, United States, with Territories, + moresee more on Corrine Brown
John Adrian Delaney is an American lawyer, politician and university administrator. He currently serves as the president of the University of North Florida. A member of the Republican Party, he served as mayor of Jacksonville, Florida from 1995 to 2003. In addition he also served as interim chancellor of the State University System of Florida. ...more
Birthplace: Ingham County, Michigan, Area code 517, Contiguous United States, United States of America, + moresee more on John Delaney
John Jordan "Buck" O'Neil was a first baseman and manager in the Negro American League, mostly with the Kansas City Monarchs. After his playing days, he worked as a scout, and became the first African American coach in Major League Baseball. In his later years he became a popular and renowned speaker and interview subject, helping to renew widespread interest in the Negro leagues, and played a major role in establishing the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City, Missouri. O'Neil's life was documented in Joe Posnanski's award-winning 2007 book The Soul of Baseball. ...more
Age: Died at 95 (1911-2006)
Birthplace: Carrabelle, Florida, United States of Americasee more on Buck O'Neil
Nathaniel Glover, Jr., known as Nat Glover, is an American college administrator and former police officer and sheriff. He is currently President of Edward Waters College in Jacksonville, Florida. Previously he was Sheriff of Jacksonville from 1995–2003, after serving in the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office since 1966; he was the first African American elected sheriff in Florida since the end of Reconstruction. He was succeeded by John Rutherford. ...more
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