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

Items here include everything from Eppie Friedman to Paul Splittorff.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Morningside College?” and “Which celebrities are Morningside College alumni?”
Eppie Friedman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Morningside College Alumni
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Esther Pauline "Eppie" Lederer, better known by the pen name Ann Landers, was an American advice columnist and eventually a nationwide media celebrity who began her career writing the 'Ask Ann Landers' column in 1955. She wrote the column for 47 years, by which time its readership was 90 million people. A 1978 World Almanac survey named her the most influential woman in the United States. She was the twin sister to Pauline Phillips, aka Abigail Van Buren, known for writing the 'Dear Abby' column. She was a profile-raiser for several medical charities, and in 1977 President Carter appointed her to a six-year term on a cancer advisory board. ...more

Age: Died at 84 (1918-2002)

Birthplace: Sioux City, Iowa, United States of America

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Daryl Hecht is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Morningside College Alumni
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Daryl Hecht is a justice on the Iowa Supreme Court. ...more

Age: 66

Birthplace: Iowa, United States of America

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Era Bell Thompson was a graduate of the University of North Dakota and an editor of Ebony magazine. She was also a recipient of the governor of North Dakota's Roughrider Award. A multicultural center at UND is named after her. Thompson was born on August 10, 1905 in Des Moines, Iowa, the only daughter of Steward “Tony” Thompson and Mary Logan Thompson, the children of former slaves. ...more

Age: Died at 81 (1905-1986)

Birthplace: Des Moines, Iowa, United States of America

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William L. Harding

William Lloyd Harding was an American politician. He was the 22nd Governor of Iowa, from 1917 to 1921. ...more

Age: Died at 57 (1877-1934)

Birthplace: Sibley, Osceola County, United States of America, United States, with Territories, + more