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

The list you're viewing is made up of different graduates like Shane McMahon and Allen Allensworth.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Roger Williams University?” and “Which celebrities are Roger Williams University alumni?”
Shane McMahon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Roger Williams University Alumni
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Shane Brandon McMahon, an American businessman, serves as the chairman and Principal Executive Officer of YOU On Demand. He is a member of the McMahon family. The former Executive Vice President of Global Media for the McMahon family-owned World Wrestling Entertainment, he is the son of WWE chairman and CEO Vince McMahon and sometime United States Senate candidate Linda McMahon. He is also the older brother of Stephanie McMahon Levesque and the brother-in-law of Paul "Triple H" Levesque. He worked for WWE for over 20 years before resigning in January 2010. In WWE, McMahon is a one-time European Champion and a one-time Hardcore Champion. He headlined his first pay-per-view event at the 1999 ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 48

Birthplace: Gaithersburg, Maryland, United States of America

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Allen Allensworth is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Roger Williams University Alumni
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Allen Allensworth, born into slavery, escaped and became a Union soldier; later he became a Baptist minister and educator, and was appointed as a chaplain in the United States Army. He was the first African American to reach the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. He planted numerous churches, and in 1908 founded Allensworth, California, the only town in the state to be founded, financed and governed by African Americans. During the American Civil War, he escaped by joining the 44th Illinois Volunteers and later served two years in the Navy. After being ordained as a minister, he worked as a teacher, studied theology and led several churches. In 1880 and 1884, he served as the only black delegate ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 72 (1842-1914)

Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky, United States of America

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Mark Allen Shepherd

Mark Allen Shepherd is an actor, best known for his role as Morn on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. He also appeared in two episodes of Star Trek: The Next Generation and Star Trek: Voyager uncredited. Shepherd received a Bachelor of Science degree in biology from Roger Williams University in Rhode Island. After graduation, he moved to Southern California and studied at the California Institute of the Arts, focusing on music, film, theater, performance, and interdisciplinary arts. Shepherd is an artist and has created numerous abstract impressionist paintings, mixing media types into photomosaics. Twenty-three of his works have been used as set dressing on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine. Shepherd is ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 57

Birthplace: Rockville Centre, New York, United States of America

Joseph Almeida is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Roger Williams University Alumni
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Joseph Almeida

Joseph S. Almeida, Jr. is a Cape Verdean American politician, and is the Rhode Island State Representative for the 12th District. He is a Democrat. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 60

Birthplace: United States of America