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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Fort Valley State University and be of some renown.

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

Examples include Rayfield Wright and Greg Lloyd, Sr..

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Fort Valley State University?” and “Which celebrities are Fort Valley State University alumni?”

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Rayfield Wright is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Fort Valley State University Alumni
American football player Larry Rayfield Wright is a former American football offensive tackle for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League and a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

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John Wesley Blassingame is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Fort Valley State University Alumni
Historian, Professor, Writer John Wesley Blassingame was an American scholar, historian, educator, writer, and pioneer in the study of American slavery. He was the former chairman of the African-American Studies program at ...more

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Nick Harper is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Fort Valley State University Alumni
American football player Nicholas Necosi Harper is a former American football cornerback in the National Football League. He was signed by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats as a street free agent in 2000. He played college ...more

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Greg Lloyd, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Fort Valley State University Alumni
American football player Gregory Lenard Lloyd, Sr. is a former American football linebacker who played in the National Football League for the Pittsburgh Steelers. He was named to five Pro Bowls and three All-Pro

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Calvin Smyre is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Fort Valley State University Alumni
Politician Calvin Smyre is a Democratic member of the Georgia House of Representatives, representing the 135th district in Columbus, Georgia since 1974. From Columbus, Georgia, Smyre became the youngest ...more

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Nick Harper is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Fort Valley State University Alumni
Musician, Singer-songwriter Nick Harper is an English singer-songwriter and guitarist. He is the son of English folk musician Roy Harper and a past member of the English New Wave band Squeeze.

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Tyrone Poole is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Fort Valley State University Alumni
American football player Tyrone Poole is a retired American professional football player who played 13 seasons as a cornerback in the National Football League. He was drafted by the Carolina Panthers 22nd overall of the ...more

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Peppi Zellner is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Fort Valley State University Alumni
Peppi Zellner American football player Hunndens Guiseppi "Peppi" Zellner is a former American football player for the National Football League. He played for the Dallas Cowboys, Washington Redskins and Arizona Cardinals. He ...more

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Derrick Wimbush is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Fort Valley State University Alumni
Derrick Wimbush American football player Derrick Wimbush is a fullback who is currently a free agent. He attended Fort Valley State University located in Fort Valley, Georgia. Wimbush finished his senior season at Fort Valley State ...more

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Robert Jones is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Fort Valley State University Alumni
Robert Jones Politician Robert "Bob" B. Jones was a politician from the state of Michigan. He served four consecutive terms as the Mayor of Kalamazoo from 1997 to 2005. A Democrat, he was elected to the ...more

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Rashod Moulton is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Fort Valley State University Alumni
American football player Rashod Moulton is a former American football cornerback. He was signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars as an undrafted free agent in 2007. He played college football at the Fort Valley State. ...more

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Eddie Anderson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Fort Valley State University Alumni
American football player Eddie Anderson is a former American football safety in the National Football league. He was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the sixth round of the 1986 NFL Draft. He played college football ...more

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Charles Robinson, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Fort Valley State University Alumni
Charles Robinson, Jr. Charles Robinson, Jr. was a Massachusetts politician who served as the eighth mayor of Charlestown, Massachusetts. Robinson was the brother of Massachusetts Governor George D. Robinson.

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Shirley Sherrod is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Fort Valley State University Alumni
Civil rights activist, Politician Shirley Sherrod is a former Georgia State Director of Rural Development for the United States Department of Agriculture. She became the subject of a controversy when edited remarks were used to ...more

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Resignation of Shirley Sherrod is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Fort Valley State University Alumni
Resignation of Shirley Sherrod On July 19, 2010, Shirley Sherrod was fired from her appointed position as Georgia State Director of Rural Development for the United States Department of Agriculture because of administration ...more

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Ricardo Lockette is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Fort Valley State University Alumni
American football player Ricardo Quantaye Lockette is an American football wide receiver for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League. He was signed by the Seahawks as an undrafted free agent in 2011. He ...more