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Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni

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List Rules People on this list must have gone to North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University and be of some renown.

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

List is made up of a variety of graduates, including Jesse Jackson and Taraji P. Henson.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University?” and “Which celebrities are North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University alumni?”
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Jesse Jackson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Politician, Film Producer, Minister of religion
Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr. is an American civil rights activist and Baptist minister. He was a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1984 and 1988 and served as a shadow U.S. ...more
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Ronald McNair is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Physicist, Astronaut
Ronald Ervin McNair, Ph.D. was a physicist and NASA astronaut. McNair died during the launch of the Space Shuttle Challenger on mission STS-51-L.
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Taraji P. Henson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Actor, Singer
Taraji Penda Henson is an American actress and singer. She is known for her roles as Yvette in Baby Boy, Shug in Hustle & Flow and Queenie in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, for which ...more
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Terrence J is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Rapper, Model, Actor
Terrence Jenkins is an actor.
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Jesse Jackson, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Politician, Writer
Jesse Louis Jackson, Jr. is a former Democratic American Congressman who represented Illinois's 2nd congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 1995 until his ...more
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Edolphus Towns is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Politician
Edolphus Towns, Jr. is an American politician who served in the United States House of Representatives from 1983 to 2013. A Democrat from New York, Towns was Chairman of the House Oversight and ...more
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Khalid Sheikh Mohammed is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Khalid Sheikh Mohammed is an Islamic terrorist held in U.S. military custody in Guantánamo Bay for acts of terrorism including the mass murder of civilians. He was identified as "the ...more
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Elvin Bethea is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
American football player
Elvin Lamont Bethea is a former American football defensive end who played his entire career with the Houston Oilers. He played for North Carolina A&T State University and was the first ...more
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Lou Donaldson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Musician, Bandleader, Composer
Lou Donaldson is a jazz alto saxophonist. He is best known for his soulful, bluesy approach to playing the alto saxophone, although in his formative years he was, as many were of the bebop era, ...more
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Junius Coston is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
American football player
Junius Coston is a former American football guard. He was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the fifth round of the 2005 NFL Draft. He played college football at North Carolina A&T. Coston ...more
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Al Attles is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Coach
Alvin Austin Attles Jr. is an American retired professional basketball player and coach best known for his longtime association with the Golden State Warriors. He is a graduate of Weequahic High ...more
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Maurice Hicks is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
American football player
Maurice Hicks is a former American football running back. He was originally signed by the Chicago Bears as an undrafted free agent in 2002. He played college football at North Carolina A&T. ...more
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Walter P. Carter is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Walter Percival Carter was a civil rights activist and a central figure in Baltimore’s civil rights movement, organizing demonstrations against discrimination throughout Maryland. A hospital, an ...more
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Willie A. Deese is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Businessperson
Willie A. Deese is Executive Vice President and President, Merck Manufacturing Division
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Dwaine Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Dwaine Carpenter American football player
Dwaine L. Carpenter is a former gridiron football defensive back. He was signed as a street free agent by the Buffalo Destroyers in 2002. He played college football for the North Carolina ...more
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Jamal Jones is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Jamal Jones American football player
Jamal Aman Jones is a former American football wide receiver. He was originally signed by the St. Louis Rams as an undrafted free agent in 2004. He played college football at North Carolina ...more
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Walter Stith is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Walter Stith American football player
Walter Stith is an American football offensive tackle who played for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League. He was originally signed by the Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free ...more
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J. D. Smith is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
J. D. Smith American football player
J.D. Smith, Jr. was an American football running back in the National Football League for the Chicago Bears, San Francisco 49ers, and the Dallas Cowboys. He was named to the Pro Bowl two times. ...more
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Dick Westmoreland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Dick Westmoreland American football player
Richard Carl Westmoreland is a former college and professional American football defensive back. In 1963 he joined the San Diego Chargers of the American Football League. He played for the ...more
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Cornell Gordon is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Cornell Gordon American football player
Cornell Kermit Gordon is a former college and professional American football defensive back. He played for the New York Jets and the Denver Broncos for eight seasons. He also is a substitute ...more
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Curtis Deloatch is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Curtis Deloatch American football player
Curtis Lee Deloatch is a former American football cornerback. He was signed by the New York Giants as an undrafted free agent in 2004. He played college football at North Carolina A&T. ...more
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Mel Phillips is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Mel Phillips American football player
Melvin Phillips, is a former American professional football player who played his entire 12-year NFL career with the San Francisco 49ers. He has been an assistant coach with the Miami Dolphins ...more
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Dwaine Board is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Coach, American football player
Dwaine P. Board is a defensive line coach for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League. He is also a former American football defensive end who played for the San Francisco 49ers and ...more
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Qasim Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
American football player
Qasim Mitchell is a former American football offensive lineman. He was originally signed by the Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free agent in 2002. He played college football at North Carolina ...more
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Onzlee Ware is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous North Carolina Agricultural And Technical State University Alumni
Lawyer
Onzlee Ware is an American politician. A Democrat, he was elected to the Virginia House of Delegates in November 2003. He currently represents the 11th District, which is made up of part of the ...more