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

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

Alumni range from Rex Ryan to W Leroy Heinrichs.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Southwestern Oklahoma State University?” and “Which celebrities are Southwestern Oklahoma State University alumni?”

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Rex Ryan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni
Rex Ryan Coach Rex Ashley Ryan is the head coach of the Buffalo Bills in the National Football League. After serving as an assistant coach for 22 years, Ryan attained his first head coaching job in the NFL ...more

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William K. Brewster is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni
William K. Brewster Pharmacist William K. "Bill" Brewster is a Democratic politician and a retired U.S. Congressman from Oklahoma.

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Carl Birdsong is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni
Carl Birdsong American football player Carl Birdsong is a former National Football League punter from for the St. Louis Cardinals. Birdsong graduated from Amarillo High School and then from Southwestern Oklahoma State University. ...more

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John Aaron is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni
John Aaron John W. Aaron is a former NASA engineer and was a flight controller during the Apollo program. He is widely credited with saving the Apollo 12 mission when it was struck by lightning shortly ...more

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Rob Ryan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni
Rob Ryan Coach Robert Allen "Rob" Ryan is an American football coach currently employed as the defensive coordinator of the New Orleans Saints. He is the son of former defensive coordinator and head ...more

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Glenn English is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni
Glenn English Politician Glenn Lee English, Jr. is a U.S. Democratic politician who represented Oklahoma's 6th congressional district for 10 successive terms. English is currently the chief executive officer of the ...more

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Will Rogers is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni
Will Rogers Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor William Penn Adair "Will" Rogers was a Native American cowboy, vaudeville performer, humorist, social commentator and motion picture actor. He was one of the world's most famous stars ...more

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Yvonne Kauger is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni
Yvonne Kauger Judge Yvonne Kauger, is a Justice on the Oklahoma Supreme Court, and was appointed to the Court's District 4 seat by Governor George Nigh in 1984, and served as Chief Justice from 1997 to 1998. She ...more

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Arnie Shockley is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni
Arnie Shockley Arnold Shockley was a professional football player who spent 1 season in the National Football League with the Boston Bulldogs in 1929. Shockley was an all-conference tackle at Southwestern ...more

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Perry Jackson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni
Perry Jackson J. Parnel Jackson was a professional football player who spent three seasons in the National Football League with the Providence Steam Roller in 1928, 1929 and 1930. Jackson won an NFL ...more

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W Leroy Heinrichs is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni
W Leroy Heinrichs Professor Wm. LeRoy Heinrichs is co-founder and Executive Medical Director at Innovation in Learning Inc., and Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Emeritus at Stanford University.

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Cord McCoy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni
Cord McCoy Cord Jarret McCoy is an American former professional bull and saddle bronc rider who is best known as the 2nd place finisher on The Amazing Race 16. Jet and Cord returned to compete in the ...more

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Kathleen Wilcoxson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni
Kathleen Wilcoxson Kathleen Wilcoxson represented Oklahoma State Senate District 45 from 1996 to 2008, serving the twelve years allowed under term limits.

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Johnathan Haggerty is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni
Johnathan Haggerty American football player Jonathan Haggerty is a professional football player.

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John Goodner is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Southwestern Oklahoma State University Alumni
John Goodner John Goodner was an American football coach. John Goodner hailed from Frederick, Oklahoma. He played football at his alma mater, nearby Southwestern Oklahoma State University, graduating in ...more