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Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni

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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Saint Joseph's University and be of some renown.

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

You can rank all of these graduates, from Jameer Nelson to Delonte West.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Saint Joseph's University?” and “Which celebrities are Saint Joseph's University alumni?”
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Delonte West is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Basketball player

Age: 35

Birthplace: Washington, D.C.

Delonte Maurice West (born July 26, 1983) is an American former professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Boston Celtics, Seattle ...more

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Joseph McKenna is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Politician, Lawyer

Age: Dec. at 83 (1843-1926)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Joseph McKenna (August 10, 1843 – November 21, 1926) was an American politician who served in all three branches of the U.S. federal government, as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives, ...more

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Jack Whitaker is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Journalist, Game Show Host, Sports commentator

Age: 94

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

John Francis Whitaker (May 18, 1924 – August 18, 2019) was an American sportscaster who worked for both CBS and ABC. Whitaker was a decorated veteran of World War II. He fought in the Normandy ...more
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John Lehman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Businessperson

Age: 76

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

John Francis Lehman Jr. (born September 14, 1942) is an American investment banker and writer who served as Secretary of the Navy (1981–1987) in the Ronald Reagan administration where he ...more
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Lil Jon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Record producer, Rapper, Entrepreneur

Age: 48

Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Jonathan Smith (born January 17, 1971), known professionally as Lil Jon, is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer and DJ based in Atlanta, Georgia. He was the lead frontman of the ...more

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Thomas M. Foglietta is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Politician, Lawyer

Age: Dec. at 76 (1928-2004)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Thomas Michael Foglietta (December 3, 1928 – November 13, 2004) was an American politician and diplomat. He represented Pennsylvania in the House of Representatives from 1981 to 1997, and later ...more
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William T. Cahill is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Politician

Age: Dec. at 84 (1912-1996)

Birthplace: Pennsylvania, Area code 215, Contiguous United States, Philadelphia, United States of America, + more

William Thomas Cahill (June 25, 1912 – July 1, 1996) was an American Republican Party politician who served as the 46th Governor of New Jersey, from 1970 to 1974, and who represented New ...more
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Michael O'Pake is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Lawyer

Age: Dec. at 70 (1940-2010)

Birthplace: Reading, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Michael A. O'Pake (February 2, 1940 – December 27, 2010) was an American politician who served as a Democratic member of the Pennsylvania State Senate for the 11th District from 1973 to 2010. He ...more
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Frank LoBiondo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Politician

Age: 72

Birthplace: Bridgeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Frank Alo LoBiondo (born May 12, 1946) is an American politician who served as the U.S. Representative for New Jersey's 2nd congressional district from 1995 to 2019. He is a member of the ...more
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Vince Papale is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
American football player, Teacher

Age: 73

Birthplace: Chester, Pennsylvania

Vincent Papale (born February 9, 1946 in Chester, Pennsylvania) is a former professional American football player. He played three seasons with the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football ...more
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Bruiser Flint is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Basketball Coach, Coach

Age: 53

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

James "Bruiser" Flint (born July 23, 1965) is an American men's college basketball coach, currently an assistant coach at Indiana. He was most recently the head coach at Drexel ...more
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Jameer Nelson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Basketball player

Age: 37

Birthplace: Chester, Pennsylvania

Jameer Nelson (born February 9, 1982) is an American professional basketball player who is a free agent. He played college basketball for the Saint Joseph's Hawks, where he was named national ...more

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Charles J. Dunlap, Jr. ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Lawyer

Age: 68

Major General Charles J. Dunlap Jr. (born June 16, 1950) retired in February 2010 as the deputy judge advocate general, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Washington, D.C. As of 2018, Dunlap is ...more
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Jamie Moyer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Baseball player

Age: 56

Birthplace: Sellersville, Pennsylvania

Jamie Moyer (born November 18, 1962) is an American former professional baseball pitcher. Over his 25-year career in Major League Baseball (MLB), Moyer pitched for the Chicago Cubs, Texas ...more

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Marlene S. Dooner is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Businessperson
Marlene Dooner serves as Senior Vice President of Investor Relations for Comcast Corporation.
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Francis J. Myers is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni

Age: Dec. at 55 (1901-1956)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Francis John Myers (December 18, 1901 – July 5, 1956) was an American teacher, lawyer, and politician. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as a U.S. Representative (1939–1945) and a U.S. ...more
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Joseph M. Donnelly is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Businessperson
Joe Donnelly serves as Chief Financial Officer of Programming Group. He oversees the financial matters concerning Comcast Networks.
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Lawrence W. Pierce is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Lawrence W. Pierce Judge, Lawyer

Age: 94

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Lawrence Warren Pierce (born December 31, 1924) is a former United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and a former United States District Judge of ...more
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David F. Girard-diCarlo ... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
David F. Girard-diCarlo Lawyer

Age: 77

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

David F. Girard-diCarlo (born 1943 near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an American lawyer and former diplomat.
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Andrew von Eschenbach is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Physician

Age: 77

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Andrew C. von Eschenbach (born October 30, 1941 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) was the Commissioner of the United States Food and Drug Administration from 2006–2009. He became acting ...more
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Jack Ramsay is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Coach, Sports commentator

Age: Dec. at 89 (1925-2014)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

John Travilla Ramsay (February 21, 1925 – April 28, 2014) was an American basketball coach, commonly known as "Dr. Jack" (as he held an earned doctorate). He was best known for leading ...more
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Dwayne Jones is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Basketball player

Age: 35

Birthplace: Morgantown, West Virginia

Dwayne Jones may refer to: Dwayne Jones (basketball), American basketball player Dwayne Jones (murder victim), Jamaican victim of hate crime
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William J. Green, III is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Politician

Age: 80

Birthplace: Pennsylvania, Area code 215, Contiguous United States, Philadelphia, United States of America, + more

William Joseph Green III (born June 24, 1938) is an American politician from Pennsylvania. A Democrat, Green served in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1964 to 1977 and as the 94th Mayor ...more
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Charles F. Dougherty is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni

Age: 81

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Charles Francis Dougherty (born June 26, 1937) is an American politician from Pennsylvania who served as a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives for Pennsylvania's 4th ...more
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Mike Bantom is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Saint Joseph's University Alumni
Basketball player

Age: 67

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Michael Allen Bantom (born December 3, 1951) is an American former professional basketball player. A 6'9" power forward/center from Saint Joseph's University, Bantom won a silver medal at ...more