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

The list you're viewing is made up of graduates like George Washington Carver and Evan Tanner.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Simpson College?” and “Which celebrities are Simpson College alumni?”
George Washington Carver is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Simpson College Alumni
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George Washington Carver, was an American botanist and inventor. The exact day and year of his birth are unknown; he was born in Missouri, either in 1861, or January 1864. Carver's reputation is based on his research into and promotion of alternative crops to cotton, such as peanuts, soybeans, and sweet potatoes, which also aided nutrition for farm families. He wanted poor farmers to grow alternative crops both as a source of their own food and as a source of other products to improve their quality of life. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Newton County, United States of America, Diamond, United States, with Territories, + more

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Evan Tanner is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Simpson College Alumni
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Evan Loyd Tanner was an American professional mixed martial arts fighter. He was a former UFC Middleweight and was also the first American to win the Pancrase Neo-Blood tournament in Tokyo, Japan. Tanner won his first championship when he defeated Heath Herring at USWF 7, and went on to successfully defend that title five times. Tanner then won the UFC Middleweight Championship at UFC 51, stopping David Terrell with strikes in the first round. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 37 (1971-2008)

Birthplace: Texas, USA, Amarillo

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Linda Slocum

Linda J. Slocum is a Minnesota politician and member of the Minnesota House of Representatives. A member of the Minnesota Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party, she represents District 50A, which includes portions of the cities of Bloomington and Richfield in Hennepin County, which is part of the Twin Cities metropolitan area. She is also a geography and American history teacher at Field Middle School in Minneapolis. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 68

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America


James C. Hickman

James C. Hickman was an American actuary. He was internationally publicized for his work in actuarial education as well as being a major contribution in the development of the actuarial profession. He was a professor emeritus of business and statistics and former dean of the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Business. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 79 (1927-2006)

Birthplace: Indianola, Iowa, United States of America