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

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

Examples of graduates on this list include Bob Peterson and Kirtland I. Perky.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Ohio Northern University?” and “Which celebrities are Ohio Northern University alumni?”

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Baldemar Velasquez is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Farm Labor Leader
Baldemar Velásquez is an American labor union activist. He co-founded and is president of the Farm Labor Organizing Committee, AFL-CIO. He was named a MacArthur Fellow in 1989, and ...more

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Bob Peterson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Screenwriter, Animator, Animation Director
Robert "Bob" Peterson is an American animator, screenwriter, director and voice actor who works at Pixar Animation Studios. He was hired at Pixar by Roger Gould in 1994 as an animator ...more

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Kirtland I. Perky is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Lawyer
Kirtland Irving Perky was a United States Senator from Idaho.

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Mike Turner is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Politician, Lawyer
Michael R. "Mike" Turner is the U.S. Representative for Ohio's 10th congressional district, serving in Congress since 2003. He is a member of the Republican Party. The district, ...more

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Mike DeWine is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Politician, Lawyer
Richard Michael "Mike" DeWine is an American lawyer and Republican Party politician from Cedarville, Ohio. DeWine is serving his second term as Ohio Attorney General, a seat he won ...more

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Cassius Jackson Keyser is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Mathematician, Journalist, Science writer
Cassius Jackson Keyser was an American mathematician of pronounced philosophical inclinations.

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Jason Trusnik is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Jason Trusnik American football player
Jason Trusnik is an American football linebacker and special teamer for the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League. He was signed by the New York Jets as an undrafted free agent in ...more

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Karl B. McEachron is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Karl B. McEachron
Karl B. McEachron was an American electrical engineer known for his contributions to high-voltage engineering. He received the 1949 AIEE Edison Medal for "the advancement of electrical ...more

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Anthony J. Celebrezze is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Politician
Anthony Joseph Celebrezze, Sr. was an American politician of the Democratic Party, who served as the 49th mayor of Cleveland, Ohio, as a cabinet member in the Kennedy and Johnson ...more

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Arthur Raymond Robinson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Lawyer
Arthur Raymond Robinson was a United States Senator from Indiana.

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John M. Robsion is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
John Marshall Robsion, a Republican, represented Kentucky in both the United States Senate and the United States House of Representatives. Robsion was born in Berlin, Kentucky. He attended ...more

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Scott Rolle is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Actor, Lawyer
Scott L. Rolle Is a Circuit Court Judge in Frederick County, Maryland. In a close election in late 2014, he was the first lawyer to defeat a sitting judge in Frederick County by way of election ...more

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Simeon D. Fess is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Simeon Davison Fess was a Republican politician and educator from Ohio. He served in the United States House of Representatives and U.S. Senate.

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Frank B. Willis is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Frank Bartlett Willis was a Republican politician from Ohio. He served as the 47th Governor of Ohio.

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Don Hilary Gingery is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Civil engineer, Engineer
Don Hilary Gingery was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania. Don Gingery was born in Woodland, Pennsylvania, and moved to Clearfield, Pennsylvania, in 1892. ...more

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Jamal Robertson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
American football player
Jamal Robertson is a former Canadian football running back and kick returner who played in the Canadian Football League and National Football League. He was originally signed by the Calgary ...more

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James Cloyd Bowman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
James Cloyd Bowman Writer, Teacher
James Cloyd Bowman was an American teacher and author primarily of children's books, college text books and journals. Born in Leipsic, Ohio. Bowman grew up in Ohio and attended Ohio Northern ...more

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Walter Curran Mendenhall is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Walter Curran Mendenhall
Walter Curran Mendenhall, was the fifth director of the US Geological Survey.

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George Washington Crile is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
George Washington Crile Physician
George Washington Crile was a significant American surgeon. Crile is now formally recognized as the first surgeon to have succeeded in a direct blood transfusion. He also contributed to other ...more

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Daniel J. Sullenbarger is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Daniel J. Sullenbarger is vice president ofCorporate Compliance and Ethicsat Marathon Oil Corporation. He joined Marathon in 1975 and was previously vice president of Corporate Responsibility.

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Joseph Banks Rhine is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Joseph Banks Rhine, usually known as J. B. Rhine, was an American botanist who founded scientific research in parapsychology as a branch of psychology, founding the parapsychology lab at Duke ...more

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Michael K. Allen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Michael K. Allen Lawyer

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Danny Bubp is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Politician, Military Officer, Lawyer
Danny R. Bubp is a former Republican member of the Ohio House of Representatives, representing the 88th District from 2005 to 2012.

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Edward Oscar McCowen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Edward Oscar McCowen was a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Ohio. Edward O. McCowen was born in Bloom Township, Ohio. He attended the public schools of South Webster, ...more

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Benjamin Finkel is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Ohio Northern University Alumni
Benjamin Finkel Mathematician
Benjamin Franklin Finkel was a mathematician and educator most remembered today as the founder of the American Mathematical Monthly journal. Born in Fairfield County, Ohio and educated in small ...more