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Famous New Mexico Military Institute Alumni

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List Rules People on this list must have gone to New Mexico Military Institute and be of some renown.

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

Everything from Owen Wilson to Roger Staubach is included on this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to New Mexico Military Institute?” and “Which celebrities are New Mexico Military Institute alumni?”
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Owen Wilson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous New Mexico Military Institute Alumni
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor

Age: 50

Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States of America

Owen Cunningham Wilson (born November 18, 1968) is an American actor and screenwriter. He has had a long association with filmmaker Wes Anderson, with whom he shared writing and acting credits ...more

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Sam Donaldson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous New Mexico Military Institute Alumni
Journalist

Age: 84

Birthplace: El Paso, Texas, United States of America

Samuel Andrew Donaldson Jr. (born March 11, 1934) is an American former reporter and news anchor, serving with ABC News from 1967 to 2013. He is best known as the network's White House ...more
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Roger Staubach is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous New Mexico Military Institute Alumni
American football player

Age: 73

Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

Roger Thomas Staubach (born February 5, 1942), nicknamed "Roger the Dodger", "Captain America" and "Captain Comeback", is an American former football quarterback in ...more

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Frank D. White is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous New Mexico Military Institute Alumni
Businessperson, Politician, Stock broker

Age: Dec. at 70 (1933-2003)

Birthplace: Texas, Contiguous United States, United States of America, United States, with Territories, + more

Frank Durward White (June 4, 1933 – May 21, 2003) was an American banker and politician who served as the 41st governor of Arkansas. He served a single two-year term from 1981 to 1983. He is one ...more
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Conrad Hilton is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous New Mexico Military Institute Alumni
Businessperson, Hotel Manager, Investor

Age: Dec. at 92 (1887-1979)

Birthplace: San Antonio, New Mexico, United States of America

Conrad Nicholson Hilton (December 25, 1887 – January 3, 1979) was an American hotelier and the founder of the Hilton Hotels chain.

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William R. Polk is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous New Mexico Military Institute Alumni
Writer

Age: 89

Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas

William Roe Polk (born 1929 in Fort Worth, Texas) is a veteran foreign policy consultant and author. He is a former professor of history at Harvard University and the University of Chicago, and ...more
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Carlo D'Este is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous New Mexico Military Institute Alumni
Military Officer

Age: 83

Birthplace: Oakland, California

Carlo D'Este (born 1936 in Oakland, California) is an American military historian and biographer, author of several books, especially on World War II. He was a decorated U.S. Army lieutenant ...more
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Paul Horgan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous New Mexico Military Institute Alumni
Author, Writer

Age: Dec. at 92 (1903-1995)

Birthplace: Buffalo, New York

Paul Horgan (August 1, 1903 – March 8, 1995) was an American author of fiction and non-fiction, most of which was set in the Southwestern United States. He was the recipient of two Pulitzer ...more
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Dave Sherer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous New Mexico Military Institute Alumni
American football player

Age: 82

Birthplace: Galion, Ohio

David McDonald Sherer, Jr. (born February 14, 1937 in Galion, Ohio) is a former American football End in the National Football League for the Baltimore Colts and Dallas Cowboys. He played ...more
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Jack Daniels is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous New Mexico Military Institute Alumni
Jack Daniels

Age: Dec. at 80 (1923-2003)

Birthplace: Council Bluffs, Iowa

Jack Daniels (October 23, 1923 – September 3, 2003) was a Democratic New Mexico state representative. He ran unsuccessfully for the governorship in 1970, and for the United States Senate in ...more
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Bobby Ray Baldock is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous New Mexico Military Institute Alumni
Bobby Ray Baldock

Age: 83

Birthplace: Rocky, Oklahoma

Bobby Ray Baldock (born 1936) is a Senior United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit and a former United States District Judge of the United States ...more
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Miguel Marquez is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous New Mexico Military Institute Alumni
Miguel Marquez Journalist

Age: 51

Birthplace: Santa Rosa, New Mexico, United States of America

Miguel Marquez (born 1967) is a national correspondent for CNN, currently based in CNN's New York Offices. His earlier journalistic positions have included stints with WNBC-TV in New York City ...more
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Zack Bowman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous New Mexico Military Institute Alumni
Zack Bowman American football player

Age: 34

Birthplace: Columbia, South Carolina

Zackary Bowman (born November 18, 1984) is an American football cornerback who is current a free agent. He was drafted by the Chicago Bears in the fifth round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He played ...more