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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Stephens College and be of some renown.

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

List is made up of graduates like Joan Crawford and Jennifer Tilly.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Stephens College?” and “Which celebrities are Stephens College alumni?”
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Jennifer Tilly is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Professional Poker Player, Screenwriter, Actor

Age: 60

Birthplace: Harbor City, California, United States of America

Jennifer Tilly (born Jennifer Ellen Chan; September 16, 1958) is an American actress, voice actress, and poker player. She is most recognised as Tiffany Valentine in the Child's Play franchise ...more

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Joan Crawford is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Pin-up girl, Actor, Singer

Age: Dec. at 73 (1904-1977)

Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, United States of America

Joan Crawford (born Lucille Fay LeSueur; March 23, c. 1904 – May 10, 1977) was an American film and television actress who began her career as a dancer in traveling theatrical companies before ...more

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Tammy Grimes is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Actor, Voice acting, Singer

Age: 85

Birthplace: Lynn, Massachusetts, United States of America

Tammy Lee Grimes (January 30, 1934 – October 30, 2016) was an American actress and singer. She won two Tony Awards in her career, the first for originating the role of Molly Tobin in the musical ...more

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Dawn Wells is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Actor

Age: 80

Birthplace: Reno, Nevada, United States of America

Dawn Elberta Wells (born October 18, 1938) is a beauty queen and an American actress who became known for her role as Mary Ann Summers on the CBS sitcom Gilligan's Island. She and Tina Louise ...more
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Annie Potts is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Television producer, Actor, Voice acting

Age: 66

Birthplace: Nashville, Tennessee, United States of America

Anne Hampton Potts (born October 28, 1952) is an American actress. She was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Corvette Summer (1978) and won a Genie Award for Heartaches (1981), before ...more

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Judith Chapman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Actor

Age: 67

Birthplace: Greenville, USA, South Carolina

Judith Chapman (born Judith Shepard on November 15, 1951) is an American actress, best known for soap opera roles, particularly as Natalie Bannon Hughes in As the World Turns, Charlotte Greer on ...more
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Jeane Kirkpatrick is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Politician, Diplomat

Age: Dec. at 80 (1926-2006)

Birthplace: Duncan, Oklahoma, United States of America

Jeane Duane Kirkpatrick (née Jordan; November 19, 1926 – December 7, 2006) was an American diplomat and political scientist who played a major policy role in the foreign policy of the ...more
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Paula Zahn is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Journalist, Television producer, Actor

Age: 63

Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, USA

Paula Ann Zahn (; born February 24, 1956) is an American journalist and newscaster who has been an anchor at ABC News, CBS News, Fox News, and CNN. She currently produces and hosts the true ...more
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Elizabeth Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Model, Actor

Age: 48

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Elizabeth Mitchell (born March 27, 1970) is an American actress. She is known for her lead role as Dr. Juliet Burke on the ABC drama mystery series Lost (2006–2010). Mitchell also had lead roles ...more

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Chris Cooper is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Actor, Voice acting

Age: 67

Birthplace: Kansas City, USA, Missouri

Christopher Walton Cooper (born July 9, 1951) is an American film actor. He has appeared in supporting performances in several major Hollywood films, including the drama American Beauty (1999), ...more

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Susan Flannery is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Television director, Actor

Age: 79

Birthplace: Jersey City, New Jersey, USA

Susan Flannery (born July 31, 1939) is an American actress and director known for her roles in the daytime dramas The Bold and the Beautiful and Days of Our Lives.
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Virginia Shehee is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni

Age: 95

Birthplace: Texas, United States of America

Virginia Kilpatrick Shehee is a civic leader in Shreveport, Louisiana, who served from 1976 to 1980 as the state senator from District 38 in Caddo and DeSoto parishes. Shehee won her seat in the ...more
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Leslie Adrienne Miller ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Leslie Adrienne Miller

Age: 63

Leslie Adrienne Miller (born 1956) is the author of five collections of poems. Professor of English at the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minnesota, Miller holds a B.A. from Stephens ...more
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Missy Doty is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Actor

Age: 46

Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

Missy Doty (born August 9, 1972) is an American actress. She grew up in Springdale, Ohio and graduated from Princeton High School in 1990. She also attended Stephens College, where she received ...more
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Susybelle Lyons is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Susybelle Lyons

Age: Dec. at 84 (1923-2007)

Birthplace: Shreveport, Louisiana

Susybelle Wilkinson Lyons was a socialite and philanthropist in Shreveport, Louisiana, who was particularly active in the Young Women's Christian Association Family Violence Program.
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Carrie Nye is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Actor

Age: Dec. at 70 (1936-2006)

Birthplace: Greenwood, Mississippi, United States of America

Carolyn Nye McGeoy (October 14, 1936 – July 14, 2006), known professionally as Carrie Nye, was an American actress. In her career spanning 32 years, she was nominated for a Tony Award in 1965, a ...more
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Maureen McCaffrey is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Maureen McCaffrey Recruiter
Maureen McCaffrey is vice president of Worldwide Marketing for EDS, an HP company. She began her career with EDS as a recruiter on college campuses. In 1989, she moved to communications to lead ...more
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Martha Beall Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni

Age: Dec. at 58 (1918-1976)

Birthplace: Pine Bluff, Arkansas

Martha Elizabeth Beall Mitchell (September 2, 1918 – May 31, 1976) was the wife of John N. Mitchell, United States Attorney General under President Richard Nixon. She became a controversial ...more
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Sandy Greiner is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Sandy Greiner Farmer

Age: 73

Birthplace: Washington, Iowa

Sandra H. "Sandy" Greiner (born October 26, 1945) is Iowa state senator for District 45. She was the Iowa State Representative from the 89th District, first elected in 1992. She served ...more
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Ginny McSwain is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Casting Director, Voice acting

Birthplace: Arlington Heights, Illinois

Ginny McSwain (born November 2, 1951 in Arlington Heights, Illinois) is an American voice actress, voice casting director, and animation production professional from Los Angeles, CA.
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Emily J. Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Emily J. Reynolds Politician

Age: 63

Birthplace: Homs, Syria

Emily J. Reynolds (born c. 1956) was the Secretary of the United States Senate from January 7, 2003 to January 3, 2007. She was appointed Secretary of the Senate when the United States Senate ...more
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Joyce Treiman is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Joyce Treiman

Age: Dec. at 69 (1922-1991)

Birthplace: Evanston, Illinois

Joyce Wahl Treiman (May 29, 1922 – June 2, 1991) was an American painter. Her work ranged from "the impishly perverse and humorously paradoxical to the brilliant and profound." She was ...more
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Patricia Barry is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Actor

Age: 96

Birthplace: Davenport, Iowa, United States of America

Patricia Barry is an American film and television actress.
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Bonnie McElveen-Hunter ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Bonnie McElveen-Hunter
Mary Bonneau "Bonnie" McElveen-Hunter (born June 29, 1950) is an American businesswoman, philanthropist, and diplomat who is the first female Chair of the Board of Governors of the ...more
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Ann B. Wrobleski is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Stephens College Alumni
Ann B. Wrobleski

Age: 67

Ann B. Wrobleski (born 1952) was the architect of Nancy Reagan's "Just Say No" campaign and later United States Assistant Secretary of State for International Narcotics Matters from