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Famous Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Alumni

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List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and be of some renown.

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

This list below has a variety of graduates in it, from Jerry Doyle to Carol C. Elliot.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University?” and “Which celebrities are Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University alumni?”
  • 1
    Politician, Stock broker

    AgeDec. at 60 (1956-2016)

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Jerry Doyle (July 16, 1956 – July 27, 2016) was an American talk radio host, right-libertarian political commentator, television actor and founder of the content platform EpicTimes. His nationally...  more

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    BirthplaceBaltimore, Maryland

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Terry W. Virts Jr. (born December 1, 1967) is a former NASA astronaut, and Colonel in the United States Air Force. He's married, wife's name is Stacy Hill....  more
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    Astronaut, Fighter pilot


    BirthplaceYonkers, New York

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Ronald John Garan Jr. (born October 30, 1961) is a NASA astronaut. After graduating from State University of New York College at Oneonta in 1982, he joined the Air Force, becoming a Second...  more
  • 4
    Pilot, Astronaut


    BirthplaceManchester, Connecticut

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Daniel Christopher Burbank (born July 27, 1961) is a retired American astronaut and a veteran of two Space Shuttle missions. Burbank, a Captain in the United States Coast Guard, is the second Coast...  more
  • 5
    Politician, Air Force Officer


    BirthplaceGrinnell, Iowa, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Charles Duane 'Charlie' Brown is a retired U.S. Air Force Lt. Colonel and was the Democratic nominee for Congress in the 2006 election and the 2008 election for California's 4th congressional...  more
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    Flight engineer, Astronaut


    BirthplaceAlbany, New York

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Nicole Marie Passonno Stott is an American engineer and a retired NASA astronaut. She served as a Flight Engineer on ISS Expedition 20 and Expedition 21 and was a Mission Specialist on STS-128 and...  more
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    Military Officer
    Carol C. Elliot is a retired Army Officer....  more
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    Scott Francis O'Grady (born October 12, 1965) is a former United States Air Force fighter pilot. On June 2, 1995, he was shot down over Bosnia and Herzegovina by an 2K12 Kub mobile SAM launcher and...  more
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    Connally Edozien (born 26 June 1978 in Lagos) is a Nigerian soccer player who currently without a club....  more
  • 10
    Information Technology Consultant

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Scott Hudson is an XML consultant and voting member of the DocBook and DITA Technical Committees at OASIS (organization). He is Chair of the DocBook Subcommittee for Publishers and Secretary for the...  more
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    Ghassan Abdullah al Sharbi is a Saudi currently held in extrajudicial detention in the United States Guantanamo Bay detention camps, in Cuba. His Guantanamo Internment Serial Number is 682. He...  more
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    Alan Gustafson (born August 5, 1975) is an American Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series crew chief from Ormond Beach, Florida. He began his racing career at the age of eight, by helping his friend race...  more
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    Kraig Paulsen (born September 9, 1964) was the State Representative from the 67th District. He served in the Iowa House of Representatives from 2003 to 2017, and as the Speaker of the Iowa House of...  more
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    Gregory Allen "Greg" Feith is an American former Senior Air Safety Investigator with the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB). He currently works as a consultant on aviation safety and...  more
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    James "Jim" Hagedorn was named president and chief operating officer of Scotts Miracle-Gro in April 2000 and chairman of the board of directors and chief executive officer in January 2003. Prior to...  more