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

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

A list made up of graduates like Kristin Chenoweth and Chris Harrison.

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

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Kristin Chenoweth is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Kristin Chenoweth Author, Actor, Voice acting Kristin Dawn Chenoweth is an American actress and singer, with credits in musical theatre, film and television. In 1999, she won a Tony Award for her performance as Sally Brown in You're a Good ...more

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Jim Roth is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Jim Roth Politician Jim Roth is an American politician from the state of Oklahoma. A Democrat, Roth was appointed by Republican Governor Mary Fallin to serve on the Oklahoma State Election Board as the panel's lone ...more

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Susan Powell is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Susan Powell Susan Powell is an American actress, singer, and television personality. A native Oklahoman, Powell began her career as a successful beauty pageant contestant, winning the Miss Oklahoma pageant ...more

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Steven T. Kuykendall is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Steven T. Kuykendall Steven T. Kuykendall is an American politician and former Republican member of the House of Representatives from California's 36th congressional district from 1999 to 2001 in the 106th Congress. ...more

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Ernest Istook is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Ernest Istook Politician, Lawyer Ernest James Istook Jr. is a former Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from Oklahoma's 5th congressional district. He held his congressional seat for 14 years, ...more

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Freddy Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Freddy Sanchez Baseball player Frederick Phillip "Freddy" Sanchez, Jr. is an American former Major League Baseball second baseman. Sanchez played for the Boston Red Sox, Pittsburgh Pirates and San Francisco Giants. ...more

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Kelli O'Hara is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Kelli O'Hara Songwriter, Actor, Singer Kelli O'Hara is an American stage actress, singer, and songwriter. O'Hara has appeared on Broadway and Off-Broadway in many musicals and has been nominated for five Tony Awards.

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Chris Harrison is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Chris Harrison Actor, Presenter Christopher "Chris" Bryan Harrison is an American television host, most certainly best known for his role as host of the ABC reality television dating show, The Bachelor since 2002, ...more

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Marian P. Opala is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Marian P. Opala Politician Marian Peter Opala was a Polish-American lawyer and jurist who served as a Justice of the Oklahoma Supreme Court for thirty-two years. Opala was appointed to the State's highest court in 1978 by ...more

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Jane Anne Jayroe is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Jane Anne Jayroe Journalist Jayne Anne Jayroe-Gamble is a well known broadcaster, author and public official and former American beauty queen from Laverne, Oklahoma, who was Miss Oklahoma in 1966 and Miss America in 1967. ...more

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Cathy O'Donnell is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Cathy O'Donnell Actor Cathy O'Donnell was an American actress, best known for her many roles in film-noir films.

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Mason Williams is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Mason Williams Guitarist, Screenwriter Mason Williams is an American guitarist and composer, best known for his instrumental "Classical Gas". He is also a comedy writer, known for his writing on the Smothers Brothers Comedy ...more

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Byron E. Price is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Byron E. Price Professor

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Leona Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Leona Mitchell Musician, Singer Leona Mitchell, is an [African-American] and [Chickasaw][operatic] [Soprano] and an Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame inductee. She is also a [Grammy Award]-winning soprano who sang for 18 seasons as ...more

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Ralph Schilling is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Ralph Schilling American football player Ralph Franklin Schilling, Jr. was an American football end in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins. Schilling also played in the All-America Football Conference for the ...more

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Ron Raines is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Ron Raines Actor, Singer Ron Raines is an American actor. He is known for the role of Alan Spaulding on the long-running television soap opera Guiding Light. Raines also performs in musical theatre and in concert with ...more

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Jim Kamp is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Jim Kamp American football player James Kamp was an American football offensive lineman in the National Football League for the Boston Redskins and Staten Island Stapletons. He played college football at Oklahoma City

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Basil Wilkerson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Basil Wilkerson American football player Basil Glenn Wilkerson was an American football offensive lineman in the National Football League for the Boston Braves, Staten Island Stapletons, and the Cin. Reds/STL Gunners. He played college ...more

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Hugh Taylor is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Hugh Taylor American football player Hugh Wilson "Bones" Taylor was an American football player and coach. He played wide receiver in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins. Taylor played for the ...more

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Joseph M. Mabry Jr. is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Joseph M. Mabry Jr. Mike Mabry was promoted to executive vice president of logistics and distribution of Lowe's in September 2004, after serving as senior vice president of distribution. Mabry joined the company in ...more

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Lakshmi Manchu is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Lakshmi Manchu Film Producer, Model, Actor Manchu Lakshmi Prasanna, credited as Lakshmi Manchu, is an Indian film actress, producer and a television host. She studied in the US and appeared in a couple of American television shows and ...more

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Buzz Williams is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Buzz Williams Basketball Coach, Coach Brent "Buzz" Williams is an American basketball coach. He is currently the head coach of the Virginia Tech Hokies. He served as head men's basketball coach at Marquette from 2008 to ...more

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Richard Lerblance is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Richard Lerblance Lawyer Richard Charles Lerblance was an Oklahoma Senator from District 7, which includes Haskell, Latimer, Pittsburg and Sequoyah counties, since winning a special election to fill the vacancy created ...more

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Craig Groeschel is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Craig Groeschel Pastor Craig Groeschel is the founder and senior pastor of LifeChurch.tv which is considered the second largest church in the United States and has nineteen locations in five states. He is married with ...more

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Hub Reed is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Hub Reed Hubert F. "Hub" Reed is a retired American professional basketball player born in Harrah, Oklahoma. A 6'9" center from Oklahoma City University under famous coach Abe Lemons, Reed ...more

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James R. Winchester is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
James R. Winchester Lawyer James Winchester is an American lawyer and judge who is currently serving as a justice on the Oklahoma Supreme Court.

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Joseph L. Erb is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Joseph L. Erb Educator, Film Producer, Animator Joseph Erb is a Native American computer animator, educator, and artist enrolled in the Cherokee Nation.

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Allen Leavell is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Allen Leavell Allen Frazier Leavell is a retired American professional basketball player from Muncie, Indiana. A 6'1", 170 lb point guard from Oklahoma City University, Leavell was selected in the fifth ...more

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Shawn Jones is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Shawn Jones Record producer, Songwriter, Audio Engineer Shawn Jones, is an American singer-songwriter and the founding member of the indie rock group The Lovely Sparrows.

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Chris Merritt is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Chris Merritt Chris Merritt is an American tenor.

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Ace Gutowsky is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Ace Gutowsky LeRoy Erwin "Ace" Gutowsky was an American football fullback. He played professional football for eight years from 1932 to 1939 and set the NFL career rushing record in October 1939. ...more

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Enoch Kelly Haney is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Enoch Kelly Haney Tribal chief, Politician, Artist Enoch Kelly Haney is an American politician and internationally recognized Native American artist from Oklahoma, He served as principal chief of the Seminole Nation of Oklahoma from 2005 until ...more

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Orville Tuttle is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Orville Tuttle James Orville Tuttle was a professional American football guard for six seasons for the New York Giants in the National Football League. He played college football at Oklahoma City University.

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Jim Ware is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Jim Ware James Edward Ware was an American professional basketball player. Ware was born in Natchez, Mississippi and attended Oklahoma City University, where he was a forward on the basketball team. In ...more

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Erika Hebron is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Erika Hebron Erika Hebron is an American beauty pageant titleholder who won the title of Miss Missouri 2010 and competed in Miss America 2011 on January 15, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. She competed at Miss ...more

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Dana Murphy is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Dana Murphy Dana Murphy is a Republican politician from the U.S. state of Oklahoma. Murphy is currently serving her second term, and first full term, on the Oklahoma Corporation Commission. Murphy defeated ...more

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Rana Husseini is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Rana Husseini Journalist Rana Husseini is an award-winning journalist and human rights activist who, from her home base in Jordan, has been instrumental in bringing the issue of honour crimes against women to public ...more

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Brooks Douglass is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Brooks Douglass Film Producer, Actor Brooks Douglass is an American film producer and actor, lawyer, businessman, and former state senator in Oklahoma.

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Eugene L. Tattini is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Eugene L. Tattini Eugene L. Tattini is a retired Lieutenant General in the United States Air Force and served as Deputy Director of the Jet Propulsion Laboratory from July 2001 to September 2013.

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David Holt is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
David Holt David Holt is an American attorney, businessman and politician who has served as the majority whip of the Oklahoma State Senate. He represents an electoral district that includes portions of ...more

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Chris Spendlove is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Chris Spendlove Chris Spendlove is an English footballer who also served as an assistant coach for Oklahoma City Energy FC in the USL Professional Division.

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Timothy Long is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Timothy Long Timothy Long is a conductor and pianist with an active performing career in the United States and abroad. He is a member of the Thlopthlocco Tribal Town of the Muscogee Creek Nation of Oklahoma. ...more

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Edgar Cruz is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Edgar Cruz Guitarist Edgar Cruz is an independent classical and fingerstyle guitarist from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Having recorded over a sixteen CDs in styles ranging from classical to flamenco to pop to jazz, ...more

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Sarah Coburn is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Sarah Coburn Sarah Coburn is an American operatic soprano who was born in Petersburg, Virginia and is the daughter of the United States Senator from Oklahoma, Tom Coburn. She graduated from Oklahoma State ...more

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Jeremy Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Oklahoma City University Alumni
Jeremy Hendricks added Jeremy Hendricks Union Leader, Political Scientist