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

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

Examples include Bill Clinton, Bradley Cooper and famous Hoyas like Patrick Ewing.

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

Check out these notable Georgetown alumni.

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Bradley Cooper is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Film Producer, Actor Bradley Charles Cooper is an American actor and producer. He has been nominated for four Academy Awards, three for acting and one for producing. He was named the "Sexiest Man Alive" by ...more

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Patrick Ewing is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Basketball player, Coach, Actor Patrick Aloysius Ewing, Sr. is a Jamaican-American retired Hall of Fame basketball player. He played most of his career with the NBA's New York Knicks as their starting center and played briefly ...more

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Antonin Scalia is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Judge, Lawyer Antonin Gregory Scalia is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. As the longest-serving justice currently on the Court, Scalia is the Senior Associate Justice. Appointed ...more

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Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Editor Jacqueline Lee "Jackie" Kennedy Onassis was the wife of the 35th President of the United States, John F. Kennedy, and First Lady of the United States during his presidency from 1961 ...more

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Jack Abramoffa is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Businessperson, Lobbyist, Film Producer Jack Allan Abramoff is a former American lobbyist, businessman, movie producer and writer. He was at the center of an extensive corruption investigation that led to his conviction and to 21 ...more

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Jim Gaffigan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer James Christopher "Jim" Gaffigan is an American stand-up comedian, actor, and author. His memoir, Dad Is Fat and his most recent book, Food: A Love Story, are both published by Crown ...more

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Carl Reiner is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Television director, Comedian, Television producer Carl Reiner is an American stand-up comedian, actor, director, producer, writer, and singer. He is best known for his role in a comedy duo with Mel Brooks. He is also known for his role on Your ...more

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Allen Iverson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Basketball player, Rapper, Athlete Allen Ezail Iverson is an American retired professional basketball player who played for four different teams during 14 seasons in the National Basketball Association. He played both the point ...more

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Jim McGreevey is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Politician James Edward "Jim" McGreevey is an American seminarian, politician and member of the Democratic Party from the state of New Jersey. He served in the New Jersey General Assembly from ...more

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Maria Shriver is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Journalist, Newsreader, Television producer Maria Owings Shriver is an American journalist, activist, author of six best-selling books, and former First Lady of California as the wife of former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger. ...more

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Pat Buchanan is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Commentator, Speechwriter, Politician Patrick Joseph "Pat" Buchanan is an American conservative political commentator, author, syndicated columnist, politician, and broadcaster. Buchanan was a senior advisor to U.S. ...more

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Ivanka Trump is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Businessperson, Fashion Model Ivanka Marie Trump is an American businesswoman, writer, and former model. In her role as Executive Vice President of Development & Acquisitions at The Trump Organization, Trump is involved ...more

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John Aravosis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Editor, Social activist, Lawyer John Aravosis is an American Democratic political consultant, journalist, civil rights advocate and blogger. Aravosis, an attorney who lives in Washington, D.C., is the executive editor and ...more

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William J. Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Lawyer William Jennings "Bill" Jefferson is a former American politician from the U.S. state of Louisiana. He served as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives for nine terms from 1991 ...more

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Aimee Mullins is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Fashion Model, Actor, Athlete Aimee Mullins is an American athlete, actress, and fashion model who first became famous for her athletic accomplishments. She was born with a medical condition that resulted in the amputation ...more

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Robert Gant is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Actor, Lawyer Robert Gant is an American actor. He is sometimes credited as Robert J. Gant.

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David Cicilline is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Politician David Nicola Cicilline is an American politician who has been the U.S. Representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district since 2011. He is a member of the Democratic Party. He ...more

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Marko Liias is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Politician Marko Liias is an American politician from Washington. He is a Democratic member of the Washington State Senate, representing the 21st legislative district. The district, located entirely within ...more

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Deborah Gore Dean is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Deborah Gore Dean is a former United States federal employee, in the US Department of Housing and Urban Development during the Ronald Reagan presidency, she is also a distant relative of the ...more

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John-David F. Bartoe is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Astrophysicist, Astronomer John-David Francis Bartoe is an American astrophysicist. He is the Research Manager for the International Space Station at NASA's Johnson Space Center. He provides oversight for the Program ...more

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Amerie is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Record producer, Songwriter, Model Amerie Mi Marie Rogers, known professionally as Ameriie, is an American recording artist, record producer, and actress. She debuted in 2002 with the album All I Have, primarily co-written and ...more

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Luis Muñoz Marín is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Poet, Politician, Journalist José Luis Alberto Muñoz Marín, known as Luis Muñoz Marín, was a Puerto Rican poet, journalist, politician and statesman, regarded as the "Father of Modern ...more

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William Kennedy Smith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Physician William Kennedy Smith is an American physician whose work focuses on landmines and the rehabilitation of landmine victims. He is a member of the prominent Kennedy family and is famous for a ...more

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Dennis Chavez is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Politician Dionisio "Dennis" Chávez was a Democratic politician from the U.S. state of New Mexico who served in the United States House of Representatives from 1931 to 1935, and in the ...more

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Anthony Shriver is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Entrepreneur Anthony Paul Kennedy Shriver is an American activist for people with intellectual disabilities. In 1989, he founded Best Buddies International, an international organization that helps people ...more

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Kevin McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Actor Kevin McCarthy was an American stage, film, and television actor who appeared in over two hundred television and film roles, including the lead role in 1956 horror science fiction film Invasion ...more

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Kara Swisher is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Editor, Journalist, Writer Kara Swisher is an American technology columnist for the Wall Street Journal and an author and commentator on the Internet. She created and wrote Boom Town, a column which appeared on the front ...more

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Eileen Brennan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Actor Eileen Brennan was an American actress of film, television, and theater. Brennan was known for her role as Doreen Lewis in Private Benjamin, for which she received an Oscar nomination for Best ...more

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Rives Kistler is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Judge Rives Kistler is an American attorney and judge in the state of Oregon. After college and law school on the East Coast, he moved to Oregon where he worked in private practice before joining the ...more

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Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Theatrical producer, Television producer, Screenwriter Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa is an American playwright, screenwriter, and comic book writer best known for his work for Marvel Comics and for the television series Glee and Big Love. He is Chief ...more

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Jason Bellini is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Journalist Jason Bellini is an American journalist, and until August 2008 was the lead news anchor for CBS News on Logo. He received the 2006 "Journalist of the Year" award from the National ...more

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Johari Abdul-Malik is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Johari Abdul-Malik Winslow Seale is a convert to Islam, and has been the Director of Outreach for the Dar Al Hijrah Islamic Center in Northern Virginia since June 2002. He is also the former ...more

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Robert Gates is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Statesman, Politician Robert Michael Gates is an American statesman, scholar and university president who served as the 22nd United States Secretary of Defense from 2006 to 2011. Gates served for 26 years in the ...more

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Alexander Haig is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Soldier, Civil servant Alexander Meigs Haig Jr. was a United States Army general who served as the United States Secretary of State under President Ronald Reagan and White House Chief of Staff under Presidents Richard ...more

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Julia Allison is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Editor, Journalist, Author Julia Allison formerly Julia Allison Baugher is an American journalist, television commentator, public speaker and former BRAVO star. She has appeared as a guest commentator on television ...more

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Dikembe Mutombo is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Basketball player Dikembe Mutombo Mpolondo Mukamba Jean-Jacques Wamutombo, commonly referred to as Dikembe Mutombo, is a Congolese American retired professional basketball player who played 18 seasons in the ...more

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Greta Van Susteren is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Journalist, Presenter, Lawyer Greta Van Susteren is an American commentator and television presenter on the Fox News Channel, where she hosts On the Record w/ Greta Van Susteren. A former criminal defense and civil trial ...more

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Alonzo Mourning is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Basketball player Alonzo Harding Mourning, Jr. is an American retired professional basketball player, who played most of his 15-year NBA career for the Miami Heat. Nicknamed "Zo", Mourning played at ...more

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Alfred H. Moses is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Diplomat, Lawyer Alfred H. Moses is an American attorney and diplomat who served as the U.S. Ambassador to Romania. Moses was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland. After graduating from Baltimore City College, ...more

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Henry Hyde is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Politician, Lawyer Henry John Hyde, an American politician, was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from 1975 to 2007, representing the 6th District of Illinois, an area of Chicago's ...more

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Kirsten Powers is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Commentator, Writer Kirsten A. Powers is an American political pundit, analyst, USA Today columnist, and a Fox News contributor. She began her career as a Democratic Party staff assistant with the Clinton-Gore ...more

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Rick White is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Politician, Lawyer Richard Alan White is an American politician, who served in the United States House of Representatives from 1995 to 1999. He represented the first congressional district of Washington as a ...more

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Norah O'Donnell is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Journalist Norah O’Donnell is a nominee of News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Live Coverage of a Current News Story – Long-Form.

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K. Ross Toole is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Writer Kenneth Ross Toole was an American historian, author, and educator who specialized in the history of Montana. Perhaps the best-known and most influential of the state's twentieth-century ...more

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Pearl Bailey is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Actor, Voice acting, Singer Pearl Mae Bailey was an American actress and singer. After appearing in vaudeville, she made her Broadway debut in St. Louis Woman in 1946. She won a Tony Award for the title role in the ...more

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Deroy Murdock is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Journalist, Writer Deroy E Murdock is an American syndicated columnist with the Scripps Howard News Service and a contributing editor with National Review Online. A native of Los Angeles, California, Murdock lives ...more

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Mike Birbiglia is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor Mike Birbiglia appeared in the 2013 film Bear Has A Story To Tell.

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James D. Farley is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Businessperson Jim Farley is group vice president of Marketing and Communications for the Ford Motor Company.

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Niger Innis is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Spokesperson Niger R. Innis is an American activist and politician. He is the National Spokesperson for the Congress of Racial Equality, MSNBC commentator, and political consultant. He was born in Harlem, ...more

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David Catania is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Politician, Lawyer David A. Catania is an American independent politician and lawyer from Washington, D.C. He was formerly an at-large member of the Council of the District of Columbia, which he gave up to pursue ...more