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

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

Items include everything from Shannon Sharpe to Ernest Miller.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Savannah State University?” and “Which celebrities are Savannah State University alumni?”
Ernest Miller is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Savannah State University Alumni
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Ernest Clifford Miller is an American actor and former professional wrestler who worked for World Championship Wrestling and World Wrestling Entertainment better known by his ring name, Ernest "The Cat" Miller. As a wrestling villain or 'heel', he had several notable matches against strong WCW stars. As an actor, he's perhaps best known for his critically praised role in the popular 2008 drama The Wrestler. ...more

Age: 54

Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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#95 on The Best WCW Wrestlers of All Time

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George E. Kent was an African-American professor of literature, with a specialization in Afro-American literature. ...more

Age: Died at 62 (1920-1982)

Birthplace: Columbus, Georgia, United States of America

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Shannon Sharpe is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Savannah State University Alumni
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Shannon Sharpe is a former American football tight end who played for the Denver Broncos and Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League, as well as a former analyst for CBS Sports on its NFL telecasts. He was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and inducted on August 6, 2011. Sharpe played 12 seasons for the Broncos and two years with the Ravens, winning three Super Bowls and finishing his career as the NFL’s all-time leader in receptions, receiving yards and receiving touchdowns by a tight end until Tony Gonzalez surpassed all three of these records, including breaking his total yardage record on October 5, 2008. Sharpe holds the distinction of being the first tight end ever to ...more

Age: 49

Birthplace: USA, Chicago, Illinois

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#13 on The Best Baltimore Ravens of All Time

#3 on The Greatest Tight Ends of All Time

#8 on The Best College Football Tight Ends of All Time

#1 on The Best NFL Tight Ends of the '90s

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Troy Hambrick is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Savannah State University Alumni
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Troy Hambrick

Troy Hambrick is a former American football running back in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys and Arizona Cardinals. In his career, he amassed 2,179 yards rushing and 276 yards receiving in 61 games played. He rushed for nine touchdowns and caught one in his career. ...more

Age: 41

Birthplace: Lacoochee, Florida, United States of America