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

The list you're viewing is made up of different graduates like Sylvester Stallone and Mike Piazza.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Miami Dade College?” and “Which celebrities are Miami Dade College alumni?”
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Sylvester Stallone is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter
Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone, nicknamed Sly Stallone, is an American actor, screenwriter and film director. Stallone is well known for his Hollywood action roles. Two notable characters he has ...more
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Victoria Principal is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Businessperson, Entrepreneur, Film Producer
Victoria Principal is an American actress, author and businesswoman best known for her role as Pamela Barnes Ewing on the CBS nighttime soap opera Dallas from 1978 to 1987.
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Mike Piazza is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Baseball player
Michael Joseph Piazza is an American former professional baseball player. He played in Major League Baseball as a catcher, most notably for the New York Mets. He also played for the Florida ...more
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Ileana Ros-Lehtinen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Politician, Teacher
Ileana Ros-Lehtinen is the U.S. Representative for Florida's 27th congressional district, and served as Chairwoman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee from 2011-2013. In 1989, Ros-Lehtinen ...more
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Jon Secada is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Singer-songwriter, Singer
Jon Secada is a Cuban American singer and songwriter. Secada was born in Havana, Cuba, and raised in Hialeah, Florida. He has won two Grammy Awards and sold 20 million albums since his ...more
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Steve Carlton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Baseball player
Steven Norman "Steve" Carlton, nicknamed "Lefty", is a former Major League Baseball left-handed pitcher. He pitched from 1965 to 1988 for six different teams in his career, ...more
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Raul L. Martinez is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Politician, Media consultant, Public Relations Consultant
Raúl L. Martínez is a former mayor of Hialeah, Florida, United States. He is a Democrat and was mayor for 24 years, first elected in 1981 and was the Democratic congressional ...more
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Sherman Bergman is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Stunt Performer, Actor, Martial artist
Sherman "Big Train" Bergman is a retired kick-boxer from Florida who was a promising prospect in the 1980s; noted for his knockout punch. Bergman had the unique experience of competing ...more
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Steven Bauer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Film Producer, Actor
Steven Bauer is a Cuban-American actor. He is known for his role as Manny Ribera in the 1983 film Scarface, his role as Don Eladio in the AMC drama series Breaking Bad, and his role on the ...more
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John Mica is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Businessperson, Politician
John Luigi Mica is the U.S. Representative for Florida's 7th congressional district, serving since 1993. He is a member of the Republican Party. He was the chairman of the House Transportation ...more
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Nilo Cruz is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Playwright
Nilo Cruz is a Cuban-American playwright and pedagogue. With his award of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his play, Anna in the Tropics, he became the first Latino so honored.
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Raúl Ibañez is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Baseball player
Raúl Javier Ibañez is an American professional baseball left fielder and designated hitter who is a free agent. He has played in Major League Baseball for the Kansas City Royals, ...more
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Mireya Moscoso is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Interior designer
Mireya Elisa Moscoso Rodríguez de Arias was Panama's first female president, serving from 1999 to 2004. Born into a poor family, Moscoso became active in the 1968 presidential campaign of ...more
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Harry Wayne Casey is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Record producer, Songwriter, Musician
Harry Wayne "K.C." Casey is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and producer. He is most famous for his group, KC and the Sunshine Band, and as a producer of several hits for ...more
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Paige McPherson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Paige McPherson Athlete
Paige Arielle "McFierce" McPherson is an Olympic taekwondo competitor from the United States. McPherson was a silver medalist at the 2011 Pan Am Games. She represented the USA at the ...more
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Natalie Martinez is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Model, Actor
Natalie Martinez is an American actress and model. Martinez is known as the spokesmodel for JLO by Jennifer Lopez. She also starred in a music video titled "Rain Over Me" by Pitbull, ...more
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Eduardo J. Padrón is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Eduardo J. Padrón Educator
Eduardo José Padrón is the current President of Miami Dade College. An American by choice, Eduardo Padrón arrived in the United States as a refugee at the age of 15. Since ...more
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Geraldine F. Thompson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Geraldine F. Thompson Politician
Geraldine F. Thompson is a Democratic member of the Florida State Senate, representing the 12th District, which is based in western Orange County, since 2012, previously serving in the Florida ...more
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Paul C. McKain is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Paul C. McKain
Paul C. McKain is an inventor, author, child-safety advocate, and now congressional candidate. A retired Florida firefighter, McKain is recognized for co-inventing a swimming pool system ...more
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Bruce Fleisher is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Bruce Fleisher Golfer
Bruce Lee Fleisher is an American professional golfer.
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Stanley B. Goldenberg is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Stanley B. Goldenberg
Stanley B. Goldenberg is a meteorologist with NOAA/AOML's Hurricane Research Division in Miami, Florida. Goldenberg received his associate degree from Miami Dade College and a bachelor's degree ...more
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Torrance Marshall is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
American football player
Torrance James Marshall is a former professional American football player. He played high school football at Miami Sunset Senior High. He played college football at the University of Oklahoma ...more
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Andrés Torres is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Baseball player
Andrés Yungo Torres Feliciano, Jr., is an American professional baseball outfielder who is currently a free agent. He stands 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighs 195 pounds and is a ...more
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Jose Baez is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Lawyer
Jose Angel Baez is an American lawyer and New York Times best selling author. He is best known as the lead attorney for Casey Anthony, who was acquitted of murder in July 2011 after a trial that ...more
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Pedro Gomez is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Miami Dade College Alumni
Journalist
Pedro Gomez is a Phoenix-based reporter for ESPN's SportsCenter show. He is primarily a baseball reporter and is also a member of the Baseball Writers Association of America. He has covered 15 ...more