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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?”
Owen Wilson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous New Mexico Military Institute Alumni
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Owen Cunningham Wilson is an American actor and screenwriter from Dallas, Texas. His older brother, Andrew and younger brother, Luke, are also actors. He has had a long association with filmmaker Wes Anderson, having shared co-writing and acting credits for Bottle Rocket and The Royal Tenenbaums, which was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay, and for his collaborations with fellow actor Ben Stiller. The two have appeared in ten films together. Wilson is best known for his roles in Meet the Parents, Shanghai Noon, Zoolander, Shanghai Knights, Wedding Crashers, Cars, Marley & Me, Midnight in Paris, Cars 2, The Internship, Free Birds, and the Night at the Museum trilogy. ...more

Age: 49

Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States of America

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Sam Donaldson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous New Mexico Military Institute Alumni
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Samuel Andrew "Sam" Donaldson, Jr. is an American reporter and news anchor, serving with ABC News from 1967 to the present. He is best known as the network's White House Correspondent and as a panelist and later co-anchor of the network's Sunday program, This Week. ...more

Age: 84

Birthplace: El Paso, Texas, United States of America

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Roger Staubach is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous New Mexico Military Institute Alumni
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Roger Thomas Staubach is a former star National Football League quarterback who is executive chairman of Jones Lang LaSalle. He attended the U.S. Naval Academy where he won a Heisman Trophy, and after graduation he served in the U.S. Navy, including a tour of duty in Vietnam. Staubach joined the Dallas Cowboys in 1969. He played with the club during five seasons in which they played in the Super Bowl, four as the primary starting quarterback. He led the Cowboys to victories in Super Bowl VI and Super Bowl XII. Staubach was named Most Valuable Player of Super Bowl VI, becoming the first of four players to win both the Heisman Trophy and Super Bowl MVP, along with Jim Plunkett, Marcus Allen ...more

Age: 73

Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

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#44 on The Best Football Players Ever

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#20 on The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time

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Frank D. White is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous New Mexico Military Institute Alumni
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Frank Durward White was the 41st Governor of the U.S. state of Arkansas. He served a single two-year term from 1981 to 1983. He is one of two people to have defeated Bill Clinton in an election, the other being former U.S. Representative John Paul Hammerschmidt of Harrison, Arkansas. ...more

Age: Died at 70 (1933-2003)

Birthplace: Texarkana, Texas, United States of America

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