Photo: Freebase/Fair use

Hanover College Famous Hanover College Alumni

Reference
3.5k views 21 items Embed

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

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

A factual list, featuring graduates like Ginnifer Goodwin and Woody Harrelson.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Hanover College?” and “Which celebrities are Hanover College alumni?”
Ginnifer Goodwin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Hanover College Alumni
Photo:  Jason Meritt/Getty Images

Jennifer Michelle Goodwin, known professionally as Ginnifer Goodwin, is an American television and film actress. She is best known for her role as Margene Heffman on Big Love, and for her roles in films like Mona Lisa Smile, Something Borrowed, Walk the Line, and He's Just Not That Into You. She ...more

Profession: Actor

Age: 38

Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, USA

Credits: Once Upon a Time, Walk the Line, Zootopia, Something Borrowed

Also Ranked

#62 on The Best Animated Voiceover Performances

#42 on The Best Voiceover Performances in Film

see more on Ginnifer Goodwin
Woody Harrelson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Hanover College Alumni
Photo: Tinseltown/Shutterstock.com

Woodrow Tracy "Woody" Harrelson is an American actor, activist, and playwright. He is a double Academy Award nominee, seven time Emmy Award nominee and one time winner. His breakout role came in 1985, joining the television sitcom Cheers as bartender Woody Boyd, for which he earned five Emmy Award ...more

Profession: Businessperson, Actor

Age: 55

Birthplace: Midland, Texas, United States of America

Credits: No Country for Old Men, Cheers, Zombieland, Now You See Me

Also Ranked

#35 on The Best Actors Working Today

#83 on The Best American Actors Working Today

#29 on The Best Living American Actors

#26 on The Greatest Actors Who Have Never Won an Oscar (for Acting)

see more on Woody Harrelson
Harvey W. Wiley is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Hanover College Alumni
Photo: Freebase/Public domain

Harvey Washington Wiley was a noted American chemist best known for his leadership in the passage of the landmark Pure Food and Drug Act of 1906 and his subsequent work at the Good Housekeeping Institute laboratories. He was the first commissioner of the United States Food and Drug Administration. ...more

Profession: Chemist

Age: Died at 86 (1844-1930)

Birthplace: Indiana, United States of America

see more on Harvey W. Wiley
Carol Shields is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Hanover College Alumni
Photo: via Tumblr

Carol Ann Shields, CC OM FRSC was an American-born Canadian author. She is best known for her 1993 novel The Stone Diaries, which won the U.S. Pulitzer Prize for Fiction as well as the Governor General's Award in Canada. ...more

Profession: Novelist, Author, Writer

Age: Died at 68 (1935-2003)

Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States of America

Credits: The Republic of Love

Also Ranked

#51 on The Greatest Female Novelists Ever

see more on Carol Shields