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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Northeastern State University and be of some renown.

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

Everything from Carrie Underwood to Franky G is included on this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Northeastern State University?” and “Which celebrities are Northeastern State University alumni?”
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Carrie Underwood is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Spokesperson, Guitarist, Pianist
Carrie Marie Underwood is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She rose to fame as the winner of the fourth season of American Idol in 2005. Underwood has set and broke several records ...more
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Franky G is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Businessperson, Film Producer, Actor
Franky G, is an American film and television actor. He is perhaps best known for his portrayal of Xavier in Saw II and Wrench in the 2003 remake of The Italian Job as well as other various roles ...more
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Stephanie U. Shelton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Stephanie U. Shelton Kindergarten Teacher
Stephanie Underwood is the sister of Carrie Underwood.
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Dennis Letts is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Editor, Soldier, Actor
Dennis Letts was an American college professor and actor. In his final months Letts made his Broadway debut in the production of his son Tracy's Pulitzer and Tony winning play August: Osage
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Drew Edmondson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Drew Edmondson Politician, Lawyer
William Andrew "Drew" Edmondson, is an American lawyer and politician from Oklahoma. A member of the Democratic Party, Edmondson served as the 16th Attorney General of Oklahoma from ...more
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John Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Politician
John A. Sullivan is the former U.S. Representative for Oklahoma's 1st congressional district. He was initially elected in 2002. He is a member of the Republican Party. On June 26, 2012, Sullivan ...more
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Larry Coker is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
American Football coach, Coach, American football player
Larry Edward Coker is an American football coach and former player. He is currently the head coach at UTSA, whose Roadrunners football team began play in 2011. From 2001 to 2006, Coker served as ...more
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Joe Byrd is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Tribal chief
Joe Byrd was the Principal Chief of the Cherokee Nation from 1995 to 1999. Byrd is bilingual, with an ability to communicate in both Cherokee and English. He ran for re-election in 1999, but ...more
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Mick Thompson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Politician, Banker
Mick Thompson is an American banker and politician from Oklahoma who is serving as the State Banking Commissioner for the State of Oklahoma. Thompson was initially appointed by Governor of ...more
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Bill Bright is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
William R. "Bill" Bright was an American evangelist. In 1951 at the University of California, Los Angeles he founded Campus Crusade for Christ as a ministry for university students. In ...more
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Sandy Garrett is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Sandy Garrett Politician
Sandy Garrett is a retired American Democratic politician from the U.S. state of Oklahoma. Garrett is the former Oklahoma Superintendent of Public Instruction. She was first elected to this ...more
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Tony Hutson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Tony Hutson American football player
Tony Hutson is a former American football offensive lineman in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys and the Washington Redskins. He played college football at Northeastern State ...more
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William G. Stigler is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
William G. Stigler Lawyer
William Grady Stigler was an American politician and a U.S. Representative from Oklahoma.
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Derrick Moore is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Derrick Moore American football player
Derrick Moore is a former professional American football running back for three seasons in the NFL for the Detroit Lions and Carolina Panthers. Moore currently serves as the team chaplain for ...more
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Glenn Coffee is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Glenn Coffee Politician, Lawyer
Virgil Glenn Coffee is an American lawyer and Republican politician from the U.S. state of Oklahoma. Coffee was the 30th Oklahoma Secretary of State, having been appointed by Governor Mary ...more
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Ronnie Jones is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Ronnie Jones Coach
Ronnie Joe Jones is an American football coach. Though currently an assistant at Martin High School in Arlington, Texas, Jones has served on coaching staffs at numerous colleges and NFL teams. A ...more
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James E. Edmondson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
James E. Edmondson
James E. Edmondson is a justice on the Oklahoma Supreme Court. He was appointed to the Court's District 7 seat by Governor Brad Henry in 2003. Edmondson was born in Kansas City, Missouri, and is ...more
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Melvin Holt is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Melvin Holt
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Richard Crump is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Richard Crump
Richard Crump is a former Canadian Football League running back who played for three different teams from 1975 through 1981. For his career, Crump finished with 3,854 yards rushing and 200 pass ...more
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Lisa Johnson Billy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Lisa Johnson Billy
Lisa Johnson Billy has represented Oklahoma House of Representatives District 42, which includes Cleveland, Garvin, Grady and McClain counties since 2004. She serves as Deputy Whip and Vice ...more
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Willie Martin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Willie Martin
Willie Martin is a former offensive lineman who played ten seasons in the Canadian Football League, six of them with the Edmonton Eskimos. He won two Grey Cups for the Edmonton Eskimos.
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Jarrett Byers is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Jarrett Byers
Jarrett Byers is a former American football wide receiver. He was signed by the St. Louis Rams as an undrafted free agent in 2009. He played college football at Northeastern State.
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Angela Williams is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Angela Williams
Angela Williams is a legislator in the U.S. state of Colorado. Elected to the Colorado House of Representatives as a Democrat in 2010, Williams represents House District 7, which encompasses the ...more
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Shelby Grant is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Actor, Teacher
Shelby Grant, born Brenda Thompson, was an American actress whose credits included Our Man Flint, Fantastic Voyage and Medical Center.
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Charlie Paulk is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Northeastern State University Alumni
Charlie Paulk
Charles "Charlie" Paulk was an American basketball player who spent four seasons in the National Basketball Association. Paulk was drafted by the Milwaukee Bucks in the first round of ...more