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Famous Manhattan College Alumni

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List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Manhattan College and be of some renown.

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

The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different graduates, including Alexander Skarsgård and James Patterson.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Manhattan College?” and “Which celebrities are Manhattan College alumni?”
  • 1
    James Patterson

    James Patterson

    Television producer, Novelist


    BirthplaceNewburgh, New York, United States of America

    James Brendan Patterson (born March 22, 1947) is an American author and philanthropist. Among... more on Wikipedia

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  • 2
    Rudy Giuliani

    Rudy Giuliani

    Public speaker, Businessperson


    BirthplaceEast Flatbush, New York City, New York, USA

    Rudolph William Louis Giuliani (, Italian: [dʒuˈljaːni]; born May 28, 1944) is an American... more on Wikipedia

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  • 3
    Dennis Day

    Dennis Day

    Comedian, Radio personality

    AgeDec. at 72 (1916-1988)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Dennis Day (born Owen Patrick Eugene McNulty; May 21, 1916 – June 22, 1988) was an American... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Mike Mazurki

    Mike Mazurki

    Basketball player, Wrestler

    AgeDec. at 83 (1907-1990)

    BirthplaceSecond Polish Republic, Ternopil

    Mike Mazurki (25 December 1907 – 9 December 1990) was an American actor and professional... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    Robert Shea

    Robert Shea


    AgeDec. at 61 (1933-1994)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Robert Joseph Shea (February 14, 1933 – March 10, 1994) was an American novelist and former... more on Wikipedia
  • 6
    Raymond Kelly

    Raymond Kelly

    Police officer


    BirthplaceManhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America

    Raymond Walter Kelly (born September 4, 1941) is the longest serving Commissioner in the... more on Wikipedia
  • 7

    Peter J. Denning

    Computer scientist


    BirthplaceNew York

    Peter James Denning (born January 6, 1942) is an American computer scientist and writer. He is... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    Henry Petroski

    Henry Petroski

    Professor, Civil engineer


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Henry Petroski (February 6, 1942) is an American engineer specializing in failure analysis. A... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Anthony J. Horan
    Mr. Horan has served as Corporate Secretary of J.P. Morgan Chase Co. (JPMC) since 1996. He...
  • 10
    Alexandra Chando


    BirthplaceBethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Alexandra Chando (born July 28, 1986) is an American actress. She is known for her role as... more on Wikipedia
  • 11
    Phil Amicone

    Phil Amicone

    Politician, Engineer

    BirthplaceYonkers, New York, United States of America

    Philip A. Amicone (born March 30, 1949) was the 41st Mayor of Yonkers, New York. He took... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    José M. Serrano

    José M. Serrano



    BirthplaceSouth Bronx, New York, United States of America

    José Marco Serrano (born June 19, 1972) is a member of the New York State Senate from the 29th... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Virgil Cantini
    Virgil David Cantini (1919–2009) was an enamelist,sculptor and educator. He was well known... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    Desmond Harrington


    BirthplaceSavannah, Georgia, USA

    Desmond Harrington (born October 19, 1976) is an American actor. He has appeared in The Hole... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Ed Murawinski

    Ed Murawinski



    BirthplaceJersey City, New Jersey

    Edward Murawinski (born November 3, 1951 in Jersey City, New Jersey) is an American... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    Mario Savio
    Mario Savio (December 8, 1942 – November 6, 1996) was an American activist and a key member in... more on Wikipedia
  • 17

    John J. Fitzgerald

    Judge, Politician

    AgeDec. at 80 (1872-1952)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    John Joseph Fitzgerald (March 10, 1872 – May 13, 1952) was a United States Representative from... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Thomas Francis Smith

    Thomas Francis Smith

    Politician, Journalist

    AgeDec. at 58 (1865-1923)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Thomas Francis Smith (July 24, 1865 – April 11, 1923) was a lawyer and politician from New... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    Arthur Lichte

    Arthur Lichte

    Arthur James Lichte (born April 20, 1949) is a former four-star general in the United States... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Austin Dowling

    Austin Dowling

    Daniel Austin Dowling (April 6, 1868 – November 29, 1930) was an American prelate of the Roman... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Chang Myon

    Chang Myon


    AgeDec. at 67 (1899-1966)

    BirthplaceSeoul, South Korea

    Chang Myon (hangul: 장면; hanja: 張勉; August 28, 1899 – June 4, 1966) was a South Korean... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    Jean Spence

    Jean Spence

    Jean Spence is Executive Vice President of Research, Development Quality for Kraft Foods. She...
  • 23
    Lawrence Tierney

    AgeDec. at 83 (1919-2002)

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    Lawrence James Tierney (March 15, 1919 – February 26, 2002) was an American actor. Tierney was... more on Wikipedia
  • 24
    George Mundelein

    George Mundelein

    George William Mundelein (July 2, 1872 – October 2, 1939) was an American Cardinal of the... more on Wikipedia
  • 25
    Lou Castro

    Lou Castro

    Baseball player

    AgeDec. at 65 (1876-1941)

    BirthplaceMedellín, Colombia

    Luis Miguel Castro (November 25, 1876 – September 24, 1941) was born in Medellín, Colombia. He... more on Wikipedia