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Famous Texas Woman's University Alumni

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List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Texas Woman's University and be of some renown.

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

The list you're viewing has a variety of graduates, like Anne Rice and Helen Gurley Brown, in it.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Texas Woman's University?” and “Which celebrities are Texas Woman's University alumni?”
  • Anne Rice (born Anne O'Brien, October 4, 1941) is an American author of gothic fiction, Christian literature, and erotic literature. She is perhaps best known for her series of novels, The Vampire Chronicles, revolving around the central character of Lestat. Books from The Vampire Chronicles were the subject of two film adaptations, Interview with the Vampire in 1994, and Queen of the Damned in 2002. Born in New Orleans, Rice spent much of her early life there before moving to Texas, and later to San Francisco. She was raised in an observant Catholic family, but became an agnostic as a young adult. She began her professional writing career with the publication of Interview with the Vampire...  more
    • Profession: Novelist, Author, Writer
    • Age: 80
    • Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

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  • Guadalupe "Lupe" Ontiveros (née Moreno; September 17, 1942 – July 26, 2012) was an American actress best known for portraying Yolanda Saldívar in the film Selena. She acted in numerous films and television shows, often playing a maid or, near the end of her career, an all-knowing grandmother. She was nominated for an Emmy Award for her work on Desperate Housewives and received critical acclaim for her role in Chuck & Buck, for which she won the National Board of Review award for Best Supporting Actress, and was also nominated for an Independent Spirit Award....  more
    • Profession: Actor, Voice acting
    • Age: Dec. at 69 (1942-2012)
    • Birthplace: El Paso, Texas, USA
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    Helen Gurley Brown (February 18, 1922 – August 13, 2012; born Helen Marie Gurley) was an American author, publisher, and businesswoman. She was the editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan magazine for 32 years....  more
    • Profession: Editor, Businessperson, Author, Writer
    • Age: Dec. at 90 (1922-2012)
    • Birthplace: Green Forest, Arkansas, United States of America
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    Millie Elizabeth Hughes-Fulford (born December 21, 1945) is an American medical investigator, molecular biologist and former NASA astronaut who flew aboard a NASA Space Shuttle mission as a Payload Specialist. ...  more
    • Profession: Chemist, Astronaut
    • Age: 75
    • Birthplace: Mineral Wells, Texas