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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

Age: 40

Birthplace: USA, Abington Township, Pennsylvania

Bradley Charles Cooper (born January 5, 1975) is an American actor and filmmaker. He has been nominated for many awards, including seven Academy Awards and a Tony Award, and has won a Grammy ...more

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Patrick Ewing is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Basketball player, Coach, Actor

Age: 56

Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica

Patrick Aloysius Ewing (born August 5, 1962) is a Jamaican-American retired Hall of Fame basketball player and current head coach of the Georgetown University men's basketball team. He played ...more

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Antonin Scalia is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Judge, Lawyer

Age: 82

Birthplace: Trenton, Mercer County, Contiguous United States, United States of America, United States, + more

Antonin Gregory Scalia ( (listen) AN-tə-nin skə-LEE-ə; March 11, 1936 – February 13, 2016) was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from 1986 until his death in 2016. ...more
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Jacqueline Kennedy Onass... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Editor

Age: Dec. at 65 (1929-1994)

Birthplace: Southampton, New York, United States of America

Jacqueline Lee Kennedy Onassis (née Bouvier ; July 28, 1929 – May 19, 1994) was First Lady of the United States during the presidency of John F. Kennedy and was regarded then and ...more

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Jack Abramoffa is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Businessperson, Lobbyist, Film Producer

Age: 60

Birthplace: Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States of America

Jack Allan Abramoff (; born February 28, 1959) is an American lobbyist, businessman, movie producer and writer. He was at the center of an extensive corruption investigation that led to his ...more

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Jim Gaffigan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer

Age: 52

Birthplace: USA, Illinois, Elgin

James Christopher Gaffigan (born July 7, 1966) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and producer. He was raised in Chesterton, Indiana. His material is often about fatherhood, ...more

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Carl Reiner is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Television director, Comedian, Television producer

Age: 96

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Carl Reiner (Yiddish: שאַרל רעינער‎; born March 20, 1922) is an American comedian, actor, director, screenwriter, and publisher whose career spans seven decades. During the early years of ...more

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Allen Iverson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Basketball player, Rapper, Athlete

Age: 43

Birthplace: Hampton, Virginia, United States of America

Allen Ezail Iverson (; born June 7, 1975), nicknamed "the Answer", is an American former professional basketball player. He played 14 seasons in the National Basketball Association ...more

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Jim McGreevey is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Politician

Age: 61

Birthplace: Jersey City, New Jersey, USA

James Edward McGreevey (born August 6, 1957) is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party, who served as the 52nd Governor of New Jersey from 2002 until his resignation in 2004. ...more

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Maria Shriver is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Journalist, Newsreader, Television producer

Age: 63

Birthplace: USA, Chicago, Illinois

Maria Owings Shriver (born November 6, 1955) is an American journalist, author, and former First Lady of California. She was married to former Governor of California and actor Arnold ...more

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Pat Buchanan is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Commentator, Speechwriter, Politician

Age: 80

Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States of America

Patrick Joseph Buchanan (; born November 2, 1938) is an American paleoconservative political commentator, columnist, politician and broadcaster. Buchanan was an assistant and special consultant ...more

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Ivanka Trump is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Businessperson, Fashion Model

Age: 37

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Ivana Marie "Ivanka" Trump (), also known as Yael Kushner (Hebrew: יָעֵל, lit. ibex; born October 30, 1981) is an American businesswoman, fashion designer, author, and reality ...more

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John Aravosis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Editor, Social activist, Lawyer

Age: 55

John Aravosis (born November 27, 1963) is an American Democratic political consultant, journalist, civil rights advocate, and blogger. Aravosis, an attorney who lives in New York City, is the ...more
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William J. Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Lawyer

Age: 71

Birthplace: Lake Providence, Louisiana, USA

William Jennings Jefferson (born March 14, 1947) is an American former politician from Louisiana whose career ended after his corruption scandal and conviction. He served as a member of the U.S. ...more
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Aimee Mullins is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Fashion Model, Actor, Athlete

Age: 42

Birthplace: Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Aimee Mullins (born July 20, 1975) is an American athlete, actress, and fashion model who first became famous for her athletic accomplishments. She was born with a medical condition that ...more
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Robert Gant is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Actor, Lawyer

Age: 50

Birthplace: Tampa, Florida, United States of America

Robert Gant (born Robert John Gonzalez; July 13, 1968) 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

Age: 57

Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America

David Nicola Cicilline (; born July 15, 1961) 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 ...more
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Marko Liias is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Politician

Age: 37

Birthplace: Edmonds, Washington

Marko Liias (born July 17, 1981) is an American politician from Washington. He is a Democratic member of the Washington State Senate, representing the 21st legislative district. The district, ...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

Age: 74

Birthplace: Abington, Abington Township, Pennsylvania

John-David Francis Bartoe (born November 17, 1944 in Abington, Pennsylvania) is an American astrophysicist. He is the Research Manager for the International Space Station (ISS) at NASA's Johnson ...more
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Amerie is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Record producer, Songwriter, Model

Age: 39

Birthplace: Washington, D.C., USA

Amerie Mi Marie Rogers (born January 12, 1980), is an American recording artist, author and actress. Born in Fitchburg, Massachusetts and raised in the Washington metropolitan area, Amerie ...more

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Luis Muñoz Mar&ia... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Poet, Politician, Journalist

Age: Dec. at 82 (1898-1980)

Birthplace: San Juan, Puerto Rico

José Luis Alberto Muñoz Marín (February 18, 1898 – April 30, 1980) was a Puerto Rican journalist, politician, statesman and was the first elected governor of Puerto Rico, ...more
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William Kennedy Smith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Physician

Age: 58

Birthplace: Brighton, Boston, Massachusetts

William Kennedy Smith (born September 4, 1960) is an American physician whose work focuses on landmines and the rehabilitation of landmine victims. He is a member of the prominent Kennedy family ...more
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Dennis Chavez is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Politician

Age: Dec. at 74 (1888-1962)

Birthplace: Los Chaves, New Mexico, USA

Dionisio "Dennis" Chávez (April 8, 1888 – November 18, 1962) was a Democratic politician from the U.S. state of New Mexico who served in the United States House of ...more
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Anthony Shriver is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Georgetown University Alumni
Entrepreneur

Age: 53

Birthplace: Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Anthony Paul Kennedy Shriver (born July 20, 1965) is an American activist for people with intellectual disabilities. In 1989, he founded Best Buddies International, an international organization ...more