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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Peabody College and be of some renown.

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

Everything from Bettie Page to William Inge is included on this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Peabody College?” and “Which celebrities are Peabody College alumni?”
Bettie Page is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Peabody College Alumni
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Bettie Mae Page was an American model who gained a significant profile in the 1950s for her pin-up photos. Often referred to as the "Queen of Pinups", her jet black hair, blue eyes, and trademark bangs have influenced artists for generations. A native of Nashville, Tennessee, Page lived in ...more

Profession: Pin-up girl, Nude Glamour Model, Model

Age: Died at 85 (1923-2008)

Birthplace: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

Credits: Bettie Page Reveals All, Teaserama, Teaser Girl in High Heels, Varietease

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#43 on The Most Influential People in Fashion

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William Inge is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Peabody College Alumni
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William Motter Inge was an American playwright and novelist, whose works typically feature solitary protagonists encumbered with strained sexual relations. In the early 1950s, he had a string of memorable Broadway productions, and one of these, Picnic, earned him a Pulitzer Prize. With his portraits ...more

Profession: Novelist, Screenwriter, Writer, Playwright

Age: Died at 60 (1913-1973)

Birthplace: Independence, Kansas, United States of America

Credits: Splendor in the Grass, Picnic, Bus Stop, Come Back, Little Sheba, + more

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#37 on The Best-Ever Oscar Winners for Best Writing (Original Screenplay)

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Bill Yoast is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Peabody College Alumni
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William "Bill" Yoast is an American high school football coach. Yoast grew up in Florence, Alabama. After a three-year tour in the United States Air Force, he attended Georgia Military College and later Mercer University, where he joined Sigma Nu fraternity and earned a Bachelor of Arts in Physical ...more

Profession: American Football coach, Coach

Age: 93

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Theodore G. Bilbo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Peabody College Alumni
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Theodore Gilmore Bilbo was an American politician. Bilbo, a Democrat, twice served as governor of Mississippi and later was elected a U.S. Senator. A master of filibuster and scathing rhetoric, a rough-and-tumble fighter in debate, he made his name a synonym for white supremacy. Bilbo believed that ...more

Age: Died at 70 (1877-1947)

Birthplace: Mississippi, United States of America

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