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

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

List is made up of many different graduates, including Hastings Banda and Dorothy Lavinia Brown.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Meharry Medical College?” and “Which celebrities are Meharry Medical College alumni?”
Hastings Banda is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Meharry Medical College Alumni
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Hastings Kamuzu Banda was the leader of Malawi and its predecessor state, Nyasaland, from 1961 to 1994. After receiving much of his education overseas, Banda returned to his home country to speak against colonialism and advocate for independence. In 1963, he was formally appointed prime minister of ...more

Age: Died at 99 (1898-1997)

Birthplace: Kasungu, Malawi

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Dorothy Lavinia Brown is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Meharry Medical College Alumni
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Dr. Dorothy Lavinia Brown, also known as "Dr. D.", was an African-American surgeon, legislator, and teacher. She was the first female surgeon of African-American ancestry from the Southeastern United States. She was also the first African American to serve in the Tennessee General Assembly having ...more

Age: Died at 85 (1919-2004)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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Louis Christopher Pendleton was an African-American dentist, businessman, and civic leader in Shreveport, Louisiana, who organized the civil rights movement in his city through the formation of the interest group known as "Blacks United for Lasting Leadership", which lobbied on behalf of racial ...more

Age: Died at 76 (1931-2007)

Birthplace: Monroe, Louisiana, United States of America

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Audrey F. Manley is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Meharry Medical College Alumni
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Audrey F. Manley


Dr. Audrey Forbes Manley an American pediatrician, and public health administrator. She was appointed acting Surgeon General of the United States from 1995 to 1997. From 1997 to 2002, Manley served as President of Spelman College, a historically black college for women in Atlanta, Georgia. She was ...more

Age: 83

Birthplace: Jackson, Mississippi, United States of America