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

This list has a variety of graduates, like Bill Cosby, Tom Sizemore and other famous Temple Owls.

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

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Bill Cosby is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Bill Cosby Activist, Film Score Composer, Television director William Henry "Bill" Cosby Jr. is an American stand-up comedian, actor, author, and activist. Cosby's start in stand-up began at the hungry i in San Francisco which was followed by ...more

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Bob Saget is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Bob Saget Comedian, Film Producer, Screenwriter Robert Lane "Bob" Saget is an American stand-up comedian, actor and television host. Although he is best known for his family-friendly roles as Danny Tanner on Full House and the ...more

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Ted Bundy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Ted Bundy Criminal Theodore Robert "Ted" Bundy was an American serial killer, kidnapper, rapist, and necrophile who assaulted and murdered numerous young women and girls during the 1970s and possibly ...more

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Tom Sizemore is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Tom Sizemore Film Producer, Actor, Singer Thomas Edward "Tom" Sizemore, Jr. is an American film and television actor and producer. He is known for his supporting roles in films such as: the dark comedy crime film True Romance; ...more

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Adam McKay is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Adam McKay Television director, Comedian, Television producer Adam McKay is an American screenwriter, director, comedian, and actor. McKay has a comedy partnership with Will Ferrell, with whom he co-wrote the films Anchorman, Talladega Nights, and Step ...more

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Lois Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Lois Hamilton Sculptor, Pilot, Painter Lois Hamilton was an American model, author, aviator, artist and actress.

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John Oates is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
John Oates Record producer, Guitarist, Songwriter John William Oates is an American rock, R&B and soul guitarist, musician, songwriter and producer best known as half of the rock and soul duo, Hall & Oates. Although Oates's main role in ...more

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Patrick Quinn is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Patrick Quinn Actor Patrick Dominic Quinn was an American actor and a former president of the Actors' Equity Association. Quinn's father was a mortician. Quinn studied theater at Temple University. After graduation ...more

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Tamron Hall is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Tamron Hall Journalist, Newsreader, TV Journalist Tamron Hall is a national correspondent for NBC News. She is a day-side anchor for MSNBC and host of the program NewsNation with Tamron Hall. Hall is also a co-anchor of Today's Take, the third ...more

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David Brenner is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
David Brenner Comedian David Norris Brenner was an American stand-up comedian, actor and author. The most frequent guest on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson in the 1970s and 1980s, Brenner "was a pioneer ...more

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Tim Heidecker is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Tim Heidecker Film Score Composer, Television director, Comedian Tim Heidecker is an American comedian, writer, director, actor and musician. He is one half of the comedy team of Tim & Eric, along with Eric Wareheim. Heidecker and Wareheim are noted for ...more

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Stephenie LaGrossa is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Stephenie LaGrossa Model Stephenie LaGrossa is a former contestant on Survivor: Palau, where she placed 7th, Survivor: Guatemala, where she placed second and Survivor: Heroes vs. Villains, where she was the second ...more

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Veronica Hamel is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Veronica Hamel Television producer, Model, Actor Veronica Hamel is an American actress and model.

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James Edward Maceo West is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
James Edward Maceo West Inventor James Edward Maceo West is an American inventor and acoustician. Along with Gerhard Sessler, West developed the foil electret microphone in 1962 while developing instruments for human hearing ...more

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Joshua Eilberg is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Joshua Eilberg Lawyer Joshua Eilberg was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Pennsylvania.

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Syma Chowdhry is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Syma Chowdhry Syma Chowdhry is an award-winning television host, reporter, producer, news writer, model and actress. Currently she is a television news reporter in Philadelphia at KYW-TV. In January 2011, she ...more

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Kathryn Morris is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Kathryn Morris Actor Kathryn Morris is an American actress, best known for her lead role as Detective Lilly Rush in the CBS series Cold Case.

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Patricia Wettig is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Patricia Wettig Film Producer, Actor, Playwright Patricia Wettig is an American actress and playwright. She received three Primetime Emmy Awards and a Golden Globe Award for her role as Nancy Krieger Weston in the ABC television drama ...more

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Robert Prosky is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Robert Prosky Actor, Voice acting Robert Prosky was an American actor and comedian.

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Fred Mascherino is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Fred Mascherino Guitarist, Songwriter, Musician Frederick Paul Mascherino is an American musician best known for his work as lead guitarist and co-lead vocalist in alternative rock band Taking Back Sunday. He is currently in the band Terrible ...more

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Jill Scott is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Jill Scott Poet, Singer-songwriter, Actor Jill Scott is an American singer, model and actress. Her 2000 debut, Who Is Jill Scott? Words and Sounds Vol. 1, went platinum, and the followups Beautifully Human: Words and Sounds Vol. 2 and ...more

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Norman Fell is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Norman Fell Actor Norman Fell, born Norman Noah Feld, was an American actor of film and television, most famous for his role as landlord Mr. Roper on the sitcom Three's Company and its spin-off, The Ropers.

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Irvin Kershner is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Irvin Kershner Television director, Film Producer, Actor Irvin Kershner was an American film director and occasional actor, best known for directing quirky, independent films early in his career, and then The Empire Strikes Back, the James Bond film ...more

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Charles Hallahan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Charles Hallahan Actor Charles John Hallahan was an American film, television and stage actor best known for his performances in Going in Style, The Thing, and Dante's Peak.

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Scott Nearing is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Scott Nearing Educator, Advocate, Economist Scott Nearing was an American radical economist, educator, writer, political activist, and advocate of simple living.

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Cheryl Dunye is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Cheryl Dunye Film Producer, Screenwriter, Film Editor Cheryl Dunye is a film director, producer, screenwriter, editor and actress. Dunye is a lesbian and her work often concerns themes of race, sexuality and gender, particularly issues relating to ...more

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Joe Hoeffel is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Joe Hoeffel Politician Joseph Merrill "Joe" Hoeffel III is an American politician. A Democrat, Hoeffel was a member of the United States House of Representatives from 1999 to 2005, representing ...more

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Richard Brooks is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Richard Brooks Novelist, Film Producer, Screenwriter Richard Brooks was an American screenwriter, film director, novelist and occasional film producer. His outstanding works as director are Blackboard Jungle, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Elmer Gantry – ...more

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Danny Woodburn is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Danny Woodburn Comedian, Actor Daniel Charles "Danny" Woodburn is an American film, television and stage actor. He may be best known for having played Mickey Abbott on the sitcom Seinfeld. He has dwarfism. As a ...more

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Daryl Hall is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Daryl Hall Record producer, Guitarist, Songwriter Daryl Franklin Hohl, professionally known as Daryl Hall is an American rock, R&B and soul singer, keyboardist, guitarist, songwriter and producer, best known as the co-founder and lead ...more

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Guy Rodgers is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Guy Rodgers Guy William Rodgers was an American professional basketball player born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He spent twelve years in the NBA, and was one of the league's best playmakers in the early ...more

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Ted Atkatz is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Ted Atkatz Ted Atkatz is the founder of and frontman for the Los Angeles-based alternative rock group NYCO. He is a former principal percussionist for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Atkatz left the CSO in ...more

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Sheldon Richman is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Sheldon Richman Editor Sheldon Richman is an American writer. Sheldon Richman is vice president of The Future of Freedom Foundation and editor of FFF's monthly journal, Future of Freedom. and was formerly the editor ...more

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Carmel Macklin is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Carmel Macklin Stunt Performer, Wrestler, Actor

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Bolaji Akinyemi is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Bolaji Akinyemi Politician, Professor, Political scientist Akinwande Bolaji Akinyemi is a Nigerian professor of political science who was his country's External Affairs Minister from 1985 to late 1987. He is chairman of the National Think Tank.

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Charisse Lillie is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Charisse Lillie Businessperson, Lawyer Charisse R. Lillieserves as Vice President of Community Investment and Executive Vice President of the Comcast Foundation.

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Shirley M. Tilghman is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Shirley M. Tilghman Chemist, Molecular Biologist Shirley Marie Tilghman, OC FRS is a Canadian scholar in molecular biology and an academic administrator. The 19th President of Princeton University, she was the first woman to hold the position ...more

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Mark Levin is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Mark Levin Commentator, Journalist, Author Mark Reed Levin is an American lawyer, author, and the host of American syndicated radio show The Mark Levin Show. Levin worked in the administration of President Ronald Reagan and was a chief ...more

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Paul E. Kanjorski is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Paul E. Kanjorski Politician, Lawyer Paul E. Kanjorski is an American politician who was the U.S. Representative for Pennsylvania's 11th congressional district from 1985 until 2011. He is a member of the Democratic Party. The ...more

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Barbara Chase-Riboud is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Barbara Chase-Riboud Sculptor, Poet, Novelist Barbara Chase-Riboud, is an internationally acclaimed visual artist, bestselling novelist and award-winning poet. Established as a sculptor, Chase-Riboud attained international recognition with ...more

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Keith Andes is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Keith Andes Actor Keith Andes was an American film, radio, musical theatre, stage and television actor.

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John A. Carrig is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
John A. Carrig Businessperson John A. Carrig (born January 14, 1952) is currently the chief financial officer and executive vice president of finance for ConocoPhillips. He has been with the company since 1978 when he was ...more

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Raheem Brock is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Raheem Brock American football player Raheem Fukwan Brock is a former American football defensive end who played in the National Football League. He played college football at Temple. He was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the ...more

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Steve Javie is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Steve Javie Referee Steve Javie is a retired American professional basketball referee who refereed in the National Basketball Association from the 1986–87 NBA season to the 2010–11 season. As of the beginning of ...more

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Tracy Davidson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Tracy Davidson Journalist, Newsreader, TV Journalist Tracy Davidson is a news presenter for WCAU in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She co-anchors NBC 10 News Today, weekdays from 4:30-7 a.m. She has been with the station since 1996 when she was ...more

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Mark Margolis is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Mark Margolis Actor Mark Margolis is an American actor. He has been recently known for his Emmy-nominated performance as Héctor "Tio" Salamanca in Breaking Bad.

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Eddie Jones is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Eddie Jones Basketball player Eddie Charles Jones is an American retired professional basketball player who played for several teams in his 14 year National Basketball Association career. Jones played college basketball at ...more

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Vince DeMentri is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Vince DeMentri Journalist, Newsreader, TV Journalist Vince DeMentri is an American broadcast journalist. DeMentri graduated from Temple University with a B.A. in broadcast journalism. He began his career as a Sports Producer for WPVI-TV in ...more

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Martin A. Pomerantz is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Martin A. Pomerantz Physicist Martin Arthur Pomerantz was an American physicist who served as Director of the Bartol Research Institute and who had been a leader in developing Antarctic astronomy. When the astronomical ...more

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Evil Jared Hasselhoff is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Temple University Alumni
Evil Jared Hasselhoff Songwriter, Musician Jared Victor Hennegan, better known by the stage name "Evil" Jared Hasselhoff, is an American musician and actor. He is best known for being the bassist of Bloodhound Gang.