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List of famous people who majored in religious studies, including photos when available. This list of famous religious studies 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 religious studies. 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 religious studies you can use the "search" bar to find a specific name.

Everyone from David Chang to Miriam Defensor Santiago is included on this list.

This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities were religious studies majors?" and "Which famous people studied religious studies?"

John Most is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People who Majored in Religious Studies
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Age: 40

Birthplace: USA, Virginia

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Miriam Defensor Santiago is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People who Majored in Religious Studies
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Miriam Defensor Santiago is a Filipino politician, notable for having served in all three branches of the Philippine government – judicial, executive, and legislative. She was named one of The 100 Most Powerful Women in the World in 1997 by The Australian magazine. In 2012, she was elected judge of the International Criminal Court, the first Filipina and the first Asian from a developing country to be so honored. But she was forced to waive the post, saying she has chronic fatigue syndrome. She later announced that she diagnosed with lung cancer. In 1988, she was named laureate of the Ramon Magsaysay Award for government service, with a citation “for bold and moral leadership in cleaning up ...more

Age: 72

Birthplace: Iloilo City, Philippines

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Ra'ana Liaquat Ali Khan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People who Majored in Religious Studies
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Begum Ra'ana Liaquat Ali Khan, DPhil, NI, was one of the leading woman figures in the Pakistan Movement along with her husband Liaquat Ali Khan, and a career economist, and prominent stateswoman from the start of the cold war till the fall and the end of the cold war. Ra'anna was one of the leading woman politicians and nationwide respected woman personalities who started her career in 1940s and witnessed key major events in Pakistan. She was one of the leading and pioneering woman figures in the Pakistan Movement and served as the executive member of Pakistan Movement committee working under Muhammad Ali Jinnah. She also served as economic adviser to Jinnah's Pakistan Movement Committee and ...more

Age: Died at 85 (1905-1990)

Birthplace: Almora, India

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David Chang is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People who Majored in Religious Studies
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David Chang is a Korean-American chef and entrepreneur. He is the founder of the Momofuku restaurant group, which includes Momofuku Noodle Bar, Momofuku Ssäm Bar, Má Pêche, Milk Bar and Momofuku Ko in New York City, Momofuku Seiōbo in Sydney, Australia and the Momofuku Toronto restaurants Momofuku Noodle Bar, Nikai, Daishō and Shōtō. In 2009 Ko was awarded 2 Michelin stars, which it has retained each year since. Chang attended Georgetown Prep and then Trinity College, where he majored in religious studies. Chang later attended the French Culinary Institute —now known as the International Culinary Center—in New York City. ...more

Age: 40

Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America

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