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

This list below has everything from Patti Smith to Robert Hegyes.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Rowan University?” and “Which celebrities are Rowan University alumni?”
Robert Hegyes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
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Robert Hegyes was an American actor best known for his portrayal of high school student Juan Epstein on the 1970s American sitcom Welcome Back, Kotter. ...more

Age: Died at 61 (1951-2012)

Birthplace: Perth Amboy, New Jersey, USA

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Patti Smith is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
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Patricia Lee "Patti" Smith is an American singer-songwriter, poet and visual artist who became a highly influential component of the New York City punk rock movement with her 1975 debut album Horses. Called the "punk poet laureate", Smith fused rock and poetry in her work. Smith's most widely known song is "Because the Night", which was co-written with Bruce Springsteen and reached number 13 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1978. In 2005, Patti Smith was named a Commander of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French Ministry of Culture, and in 2007, she was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. On November 17, 2010, she won the National Book Award for her memoir Just Kids. She ...more

Age: 71

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

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Lawrence J. Salva is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
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Lawrence J. Salva is Senior Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller of Comcast Corporation. ...more

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Betty Castor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Rowan University Alumni
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Betty Castor is an American educator and former politician and elected officeholder. Castor was elected to the Florida Senate and the Florida Education Commissioner, and she later served as the President of the University of South Florida, and President of the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards. Her public service included three terms in the Florida State Senate and one term as a Hillsborough County Commissioner. In 2004, she was the Democratic nominee for the open U.S. Senate seat of retiring Senator Bob Graham and was narrowly defeated by Mel Martinez. She is the mother of Kathy Castor, who is the Democratic Congresswoman from the Florida's 11th congressional district. ...more

Age: 76

Birthplace: Contiguous United States, United States of America, United States, with Territories, Glassboro, + more

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