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List of famous people who majored in psychology, including photos when available. This list of famous psychology majors is ordered loosely by relevance, meaning the most well-known people are at the top. This list includes popular actors, musicians, athletes and more that majored or minored in psychology. You can find various bits of information below, such as what year the person was born and what their profession is. If you're looking for a particular celebrity who majored in psychology you can use the "search" bar to find a specific name.

Examples of people on this list include Natalie Portman and Lil Wayne.

This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities were psychology majors?" and "Which famous people studied psychology?"
Natalie Portman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People who Majored in Psychology
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Natalie Portman is an Israeli-born American actress, producer, and director. Her first role was in the 1994 action thriller Léon: The Professional, opposite Jean Reno, but mainstream success came when she was cast as Padmé Amidala in the Star Wars prequel trilogy. In 1999, she enrolled at Harvard ...more

Age: 35

Birthplace: Jerusalem, Mandatory Palestine

Profession: Film Producer, Model, Actor, Film Director

Credits: V for Vendetta, Black Swan, Léon: The Professional, Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith

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#20 on The Best American Actresses Working Today

#77 on The Best Actresses in Film History

#32 on The Best Living American Actresses

#11 on The Greatest Former Child Stars

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Jon Stewart is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People who Majored in Psychology
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Jon Stewart (born Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz, November 28, 1962) is an American comedian, writer, producer, director, actor, media critic, and former television host. He was the host of The Daily Show, a satirical news program on Comedy Central, from 1999 until 2015. Stewart started as a stand-up ...more

Age: 54

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Commentator, Talk show host, Journalist, Television producer, Film Producer, + more

Credits: The Daily Show, The Colbert Report, The 78th Annual Academy Awards, The 80th Annual Academy Awards

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#57 on The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World

#69 on The Funniest People of All Time

#4 on Celebrities Who Should Run for President

#41 on The Celebrities You Most Want To See Play Survivor

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Jerry Bruckheimer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People who Majored in Psychology
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Jerry Bruckheimer is a film and television producer. ...more

Age: 73

Birthplace: Michigan, USA, Detroit

Profession: Television producer, Film Producer

Credits: CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, The Amazing Race, Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, CSI: Miami

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Lil Wayne is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People who Majored in Psychology
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Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr., known by his stage name Lil Wayne, is an American rapper, songwriter, and entrepreneur from New Orleans, Louisiana. In 1991, at the age of nine, Lil Wayne joined Cash Money Records as the youngest member of the label, and half of the duo The B.G.'z, alongside fellow New ...more

Age: 34

Birthplace: Hollygrove, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

Profession: Record producer, Businessperson, Songwriter, Rapper, Entrepreneur, + more

Credits: Fast & Furious 6, The Interview, The Wrestler, Magic Mike XXL

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#52 on The Druggiest Rock Stars of All Time

#9 on The Rappers with the Dirtiest Rhymes

#24 on The Greatest Rappers of All Time

#91 on The Dopest Rappers of the '90s

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