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Famous Saint Louis University Alumni

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

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

This list is made up of graduates like Robert Guillaume and David Giuntoli.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Saint Louis University?” and “Which celebrities are Saint Louis University alumni?”
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Robert Guillaume is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Robert Guillaume Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting

Age: 91

Birthplace: USA, St. Louis, Missouri

Robert Guillaume (born Robert Peter Williams; November 30, 1927 – October 24, 2017) was an American actor and singer, known for his role as Isaac Jaffe on Sports Night and as Benson in the ...more

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Andreas Katsulas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Actor

Age: Dec. at 60 (1946-2006)

Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Andrew "Andreas" Katsulas (May 18, 1946 – February 13, 2006) was an American film and television actor.
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Ross Mirkarimi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Politician

Age: 54

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Rostam Mirkarimi (born August 4, 1961) is an American politician and the former Sheriff of San Francisco. Prior to being sheriff, he served on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, where he ...more
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Richard Dooling is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Novelist, Screenwriter, Writer

Age: 65

Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska

Richard Patrick Dooling (born 1954) is an American novelist and screenwriter. He is best known for his novel White Man's Grave, a finalist for the 1994 National Book Award for Fiction, and for ...more
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Bernie Machen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Professor

Age: 74

Birthplace: Greenwood, Mississippi

James Bernard Machen (; born March 26, 1944) is an American university professor and administrator. Machen is a native of Mississippi, and earned several academic degrees before becoming a ...more
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1-800-GET-THIN is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
1-800-GET-THIN Surgeon

Birthplace: California

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James Gunn is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
James Gunn Television director, Television producer, Musician

Age: 48

Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

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August Busch IV is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Businessperson

Age: Dec. at 46 (1964-2010)

Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri

August Adolphus Busch IV (born June 15, 1964) is an American businessman and former CEO of Anheuser-Busch. He was the last of the family to control the company, which was purchased in a hostile ...more
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Brent Woodford is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Certified Public Accountant, Businessperson
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Dennis O'Neil is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Editor, Cartoonist, Writer

Age: 79

Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri

Dennis J. "Denny" O'Neil (born May 3, 1939) is an American comic book writer and editor, principally for Marvel Comics and DC Comics from the 1960s through the 1990s, and Group Editor ...more
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William A. Blase Jr is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Businessperson

Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri

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Walter J. Ong is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Writer, Philosopher

Age: Dec. at 91 (1912-2003)

Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri

Walter Jackson Ong (November 30, 1912 – August 12, 2003) was an American Jesuit priest, professor of English literature, cultural and religious historian and philosopher. His major interest was ...more
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Martin L. Clardy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Politician, Lawyer

Age: Dec. at 70 (1844-1914)

Birthplace: Farmington, Missouri, United States of America

Martin Linn Clardy (April 26, 1844 – July 5, 1914) was a nineteenth-century politician, lawyer and railroad executive from Missouri.
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Steve Gerber is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Cartoonist, Writer

Age: Dec. at 61 (1947-2008)

Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri

Stephen Ross Gerber (; September 20, 1947 – February 10, 2008) was an American comic book writer best known for co-creating the satiric Marvel Comics character Howard the Duck and a ...more
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Patricia Murray is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Businessperson

Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan

Patricia Murray is senior vice president and director of Intel Corporations Human Resources. She is responsible for ensuring the company hires, develops and retains the best and brightest ...more
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Brian McBride is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Footballer

Age: 46

Birthplace: Arlington Heights, Illinois

Brian Robert McBride (born June 19, 1972) is an American retired soccer player who played as a forward for the Columbus Crew, Fulham and the Chicago Fire and is the fifth highest all-time ...more
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Larry Hughes is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Basketball player

Age: 40

Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri

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Francis Wade is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Francis Wade

Age: Dec. at 80 (1907-1987)

Birthplace: Whitesboro, Texas

Francis C. Wade (November 11, 1907 – July 6, 1987) was an American Jesuit and professor of philosophy at Marquette University.
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Bill Clay is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Politician

Age: 87

Birthplace: Area code 557, St. Louis, St. Louis County, Area code 314, United States of America, + more

William Lacy Clay Sr. (born April 30, 1931) is an American politician from Missouri. As Congressman from Missouri's First District, he represented portions of St. Louis in the U.S. House of ...more
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Garry Wills is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Journalist, Historian, Professor

Age: 84

Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia

Garry Wills (born May 22, 1934) is an American author, journalist, and historian, specializing in American history, politics, and religion, especially the history of the Catholic Church. He won ...more
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Robert Derodes is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Robert P. DeRodes is the Founder of DeRodes Enterprises, LLC and Chief Information Officer of Target Corporation.
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Catherine M. Coughlin is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Catherine M. Coughlin is Senior Executive Vice President and Global Marketing Officer. Her telecommunications career has spanned 28 years.
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Henry Taylor Blow is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Henry Taylor Blow Businessperson, Politician

Age: Dec. at 58 (1817-1875)

Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America

Henry Taylor Blow (July 15, 1817 – September 11, 1875) was a two-term U.S. Representative from Missouri and an ambassador to both Venezuela and Brazil.
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Julian Omidi is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Surgeon

Birthplace: California, United States, with Territories

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George Michael is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Saint Louis University Alumni
Film Score Composer, Record producer, Musician

Age: 55

Birthplace: East Finchley, London, United Kingdom

George Michael (born Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou; 25 June 1963 – 25 December 2016) was an English singer, songwriter, record producer, and philanthropist who rose to fame as a member of the ...more

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