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

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

List is made up of a variety of graduates, including Jennifer Hudson and Chad Ochocinco.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Langston University?” and “Which celebrities are Langston University alumni?”
Jennifer Hudson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Langston University Alumni
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Jennifer Kate Hudson is an American singer, actress and spokesperson. She rose to fame in 2004 as a finalist on the third season of American Idol, coming in seventh place. As an actress, she made her film debut portraying Effie White in Dreamgirls, for which she gained worldwide acclaim and won the ...more

Profession: Spokesperson, Actor, Singer, Artist

Age: 35

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Credits: American Idol, Dreamgirls, Sex and the City, And the Oscar Goes To...

Also Ranked

#61 on The Best Current Female Singers

#61 on The Best Female Vocalists Ever

#53 on The Greatest Singers of the Past 30 Years

#74 on The Female Singer You Most Wish You Could Sound Like

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Bessie Coleman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Langston University Alumni
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Elizabeth "Bessie" Coleman was an American civil aviator. She was the first female pilot of African American descent and the first person of African-American descent to hold an international pilot license. ...more

Profession: Pilot

Age: Died at 34 (1892-1926)

Birthplace: Atlanta, Texas, United States of America

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Chad Ochocinco is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Langston University Alumni
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Chad Javon Johnson, formerly Chad Ochocinco, is a gridiron football wide receiver for the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. He played college football for both Santa Monica College and Oregon State University. He was drafted by the Cincinnati Bengals in the second round of the 2001 ...more

Profession: Athlete, American football player

Age: 39

Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States of America

Credits: American Reunion, NFL Cheerleader Playoffs, Dancing with the Stars, Entertainment Tonight

Also Ranked

#33 on Athletes Who Spark the Most Fan Arguments

#20 on The Funniest Professional Athletes

#11 on The Best Dance Partner of Cheryl Burke on DWTS

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Nancy C. Riley represented Oklahoma State Senate District 37 which is located in Tulsa County and includes Bixby, Jenks, Lotsee, Tulsa and Sand Springs from 2000 to 2008. Riley grew up in Tulsa and graduated from Edison High School. She attended Oklahoma Christian College for three years, then ...more

Profession: Politician, Teacher

Age: 59

Birthplace: Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA

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