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

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

You can rank all of these graduates, from Emeril Lagasse to Hillary Fisher.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Johnson & Wales University?” and “Which celebrities are Johnson & Wales University alumni?”
Emeril Lagasse is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Johnson & Wales University Alumni
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Emeril John Lagasse is an American celebrity chef, restaurateur, television personality, and cookbook author. A regional James Beard Award winner, he is perhaps most notable for his Food Network shows Emeril Live and Essence of Emeril, as well as catchphrases such as, "Kick it up a notch!" and "BAM!" Lagasse's portfolio of media, products, and restaurants generates an estimated US$150 million annually in revenue. ...more

Age: 58

Birthplace: Fall River, Massachusetts, United States of America

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Hillary Fisher is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Johnson & Wales University Alumni
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Hillary Fisher is an American model from Augusta, Georgia. ...more

Age: 33

Birthplace: Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America

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Tyler Florence is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Johnson & Wales University Alumni
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Tyler Florence is a chef and television host of several Food Network shows. He graduated from the College of Culinary Arts at the Charleston, South Carolina, campus of Johnson & Wales University in 1991. He was later given an honorary doctorate from the university for his culinary success. ...more

Age: 47

Birthplace: Greenville, South Carolina, United States of America

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Sam Talbot is a Sicilian-American chef from Charlotte, North Carolina, best known as a semi-finalist on Season 2 of Bravo's Top Chef, eventually placing third. Talbot returned to Top Chef for the episode "Four Star All Stars" with Elia Aboumrad, Marcel Vigneron, and Ilan Hall. Talbot and the other three were defeated by Season 1's Tiffani Faison, Harold Dieterle, and Stephen Asprinio. ...more

Age: 40

Birthplace: Charlotte, North Carolina, United States of America

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