List of famous alumni from Spelman College, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Spelman College include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Spelman College alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Spelman 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 Spelman College.
List includes Alice Walker, Keshia Knight Pulliam and other famous Spelman College Jaguars.
This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Spelman College?” and “Which celebrities are Spelman College alumni?”Take a look at this list of notable Spelman College alumni.
Birthplace: Eatonton, Putnam County, United States of America, United States, with TerritoriesAlice Walker (born February 9, 1944) is an American novelist, short story writer, poet, and... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, USAKeshia Knight Pulliam (born April 9, 1979) is an American actress. She is known for her... more on Wikipedia
Age: Dec. at 78 (1920-1998)
Birthplace: Pompano Beach, Florida, United States of AmericaEsther Rolle (November 8, 1920 – November 17, 1998) was an American actress. Rolle is best... more on Wikipedia
Age: 49Sharmell Sullivan-Huffman (born November 2, 1970) is an American retired professional... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: USA, North Carolina, Winston-SalemRolonda Watts (born July 12, 1959) is an American actress, producer, voice over artist,... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States of AmericaLeslie Ann Sykes (born June 27, 1965) is an American television news anchor, journalist and... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Georgia, United States of America
Birthplace: Atlanta, GeorgiaBernice Albertine King (born March 28, 1963) is an American minister and the youngest child of... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Bennettsville, South Carolina, United States of AmericaMarian Wright Edelman (born June 6, 1939) is an American activist for children's rights. She... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States of AmericaShaun Robinson (born July 11, 1962) is an American television host.
Birthplace: Springfield, MassachusettsPearl Cleage is an African-American author whose work, both fiction and non-fiction, has been... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States of AmericaLaTanya Richardson (born October 21, 1949), often listed as LaTanya Richardson Jackson, is an... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Takoma Park, Maryland, United States of AmericaMaia Chinassa Campbell (born November 26, 1976) is an American film, television actress and... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Orange, New Jersey, USAAdrienne-Joi Johnson, sometimes credited as A.J. Johnson, (born January 2, 1963) is an... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: USA, FloridaFaune Alecia Chambers is an American actress and dancer.
Birthplace: GeorgiaBernice Johnson Reagon (born Bernice Johnson on October 4, 1942) is a song leader, composer,... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Atlanta, GeorgiaTayari Jones (born November 30, 1970 in Atlanta, Georgia) is the author of four novels, most... more on Wikipedia
- 18Marcelite J. Harris (January 16, 1943 – September 7, 2018) was an American who became the... more on Wikipedia
Marcelite J. Harris
- 19Audrey Forbes Manley (born March 25, 1934) is an American pediatrician and public health... more on Wikipedia
Audrey F. Manley
Birthplace: Holly Springs, Mississippi, USACassandra Davis Patton (born July 30, 1964) is an American actress and singer who is best... more on Wikipedia
Linda Goode BryantTelevision director, Television producer
Birthplace: Columbus, OhioLinda Goode Bryant was born July 21, 1949 in Columbus, Ohio to parents Floyd and Josephine... more on Wikipedia
- 22Ruby Doris Smith-Robinson (April 25, 1942 – October 7, 1967) worked with the Student... more on Wikipedia
Ruby Doris Smith-Robinson
Birthplace: Aurora, ColoradoTia Fuller (born March 27, 1976) is a saxophonist, composer, and educator, and a member of the... more on Wikipedia
- 24Mary Zoner Hurston Barksdale Lawes (November 24, 1920 - October 9, 1992 ) was a prominent... more on Wikipedia
Tanya Walton PrattJudge
Birthplace: Indianapolis, IndianaTanya Marie Walton Pratt (born December 14, 1959) is an American jurist who serves as United... more on Wikipedia