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

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Deepika Padukone is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People who Majored in Sociology
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Deepika Padukone is an Indian film actress and model. She has established a career in Bollywood films, and is cited in the media as one of the most popular Indian celebrities. Padukone, the daughter of the badminton player Prakash Padukone, was born in Copenhagen and raised in Bangalore. As a teenager she played badminton in national level championships, but left her career in sport to become a fashion model. She soon received offers for film roles, and made her acting debut in 2006 as the titular character of the Kannada film Aishwarya. Padukone then played dual roles in her first Bollywood release—the 2007 blockbuster Om Shanti Om—and won a Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. Padukone ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 32

Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark

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J. Michael Straczynski is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People who Majored in Sociology
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Joseph Michael Straczynski, known professionally as J. Michael Straczynski and informally as Joe Straczynski or jms, is an American writer and producer. He works in films, television series, novels, short stories, comic books, radio dramas and other media. Straczynski is a playwright, former journalist, and author of The Complete Book of Scriptwriting. He was the creator and showrunner for the science fiction television series Babylon 5, its spin-off Crusade, as well as Jeremiah, a series loosely based on Hermann Huppen's comics. Straczynski wrote 92 out of the 110 Babylon 5 episodes, notably including an unbroken 59-episode run through the third and fourth seasons, and all but one episode ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 63

Birthplace: Paterson, New Jersey, United States of America

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Keshia Knight Pulliam is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People who Majored in Sociology
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Keshia Knight Pulliam is an American actress. She is best known for her childhood role as Rudy Huxtable, the youngest child of Cliff and Clair Huxtable on the NBC sitcom The Cosby Show and as reformed con artist Miranda Lucas-Payne on the TBS comedy-drama Tyler Perry's House of Payne. Pulliam was the first contestant fired on the 7th season of the Celebrity Apprentice, which aired January 4, 2015. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 38

Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States of America

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Mozah bint Nasser Al Missned is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People who Majored in Sociology
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Mozah bint Nasser Al Missned, DBE, the daughter of Nasser bin Abdullah Al Missned is the second of the three wives of Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, former Emir of the State of Qatar. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 58

Birthplace: Al Khor, Qatar

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