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List of famous people who majored in humanities, including photos when available. This list of famous humanities majors is ordered loosely by relevance, meaning the most well-known people will be towards the top. The names of the colleges or universities that these prominent humanities majors attended are displayed next to each person's name- you can also see other bits of information such as what year the person was born and what kind of degree they received. If you're looking for a particular celebrity who majored in humanities you can use the "filter" bar to search for a specific name.

List people include Satabdi Roy, Webster Tarpley and many more.

This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities were humanities majors?" and "What are the names of popular people who studied humanities?"

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Webster Tarpley is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People who Majored in Humanities
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Webster Griffin Tarpley is an American historian, journalist, lecturer and critic of U.S. foreign and domestic policy. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 72

Birthplace: Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States of America

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Rajesh Hamal is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People who Majored in Humanities
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Rajesh Hamal

Rajesh Hamal is a Nepalese actor. He has received many awards for his acting including the National Film Awards from 1988–2014. He is often called as "Maha-Nayak" for his contribution to Nepalese Cinema. He is considered a dominant figure in bringing professionalism in the Nepalese film industry. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 53

Birthplace: Tansen, Nepal, Nepal

Kevin B. Rollins is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People who Majored in Humanities
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Kevin Barney Rollins is an American businessman and philanthropist. The former President and CEO of Dell Inc., in 2006 Rollins was named by London's CBR as the 9th Most Influential person in the Enterprise IT sector. Rollins was born and raised in Utah and met his wife Debra while attending Brigham Young University. While at BYU, Rollins earned a bachelors in Humanities and Civil Engineering in 1983 and an MBA a year later. Before joining Dell in April 1996, Rollins was vice president and partner of Bain & Company where he specialized in strategies and management for high technology and consumer product clients. He helped develop strategies that propelled Dell into a commanding position in ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 65

Birthplace: Provo, Utah, United States of America

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Kenneth R. Weinstein is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People who Majored in Humanities
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Kenneth R. Weinstein

Kenneth R. Weinstein is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Hudson Institute, the Washington-based policy research organization dedicated to strong and engaged U.S. international leadership. He oversees the institute's research, project management, external affairs, marketing, and government relations efforts. He is an expert on U.S. foreign policy and international affairs who comments on national and international affairs on television and in numerous publications, including The Wall Street Journal,The Weekly Standard, The Yomiuri Shimbun and Le Monde. Ken Weinstein is a political theorist who received his Ph.D. in Political Science from Harvard University, his D.E.A. in Soviet ...more on Wikipedia