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List Rules People on this list must have gone to The Catholic University of America and be of some renown.

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

List contains graduates like Susan Sarandon, Jon Voight.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to The Catholic University of America?” and “Which celebrities are The Catholic University of America alumni?”

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Susan Sarandon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Susan Sarandon Activist, Film Producer, Actor Susan Abigail Sarandon is an American actress. She is an Academy Award and BAFTA Award winner who is also known for her social and political activism for a variety of liberal causes. She was ...more

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Brian Williams is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Brian Williams Editor, Firefighter, Journalist Brian Douglas Williams is an American journalist best known for his ten years as anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News, the evening news program of the NBC television network. Nine ...more

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Maureen Dowd is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Maureen Dowd Commentator, Columnist, Journalist Maureen Bridgid Dowd is an American columnist for The New York Times and best-selling author. During the 1970s and the early 1980s, she worked for Time magazine and the Washington Star, where ...more

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John Slattery is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
John Slattery Television director, Screenwriter, Actor John M. Slattery, Jr. is an American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter. He is best known for his role as Roger Sterling on AMC's series Mad Men. He has received four Primetime Emmy ...more

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Jim McGreevey is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Jim McGreevey Politician James Edward "Jim" McGreevey is an American seminarian, politician and member of the Democratic Party from the state of New Jersey. He served in the New Jersey General Assembly from ...more

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Ed McMahon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Ed McMahon Spokesperson, Announcer, Comedian Edward Leo Peter "Ed" McMahon, Jr. was an American comedian, game show host and announcer. He is most famous for his work on television as Johnny Carson's sidekick, announcer, and ...more

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Henry Gibson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Henry Gibson Poet, Songwriter, Soldier Henry Gibson was an American actor, singer and songwriter, best known as a cast member of Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In, for his portrayal of diminutive country star Haven Hamilton in Nashville, ...more

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Tom G. Palmer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Tom G. Palmer Writer Tom Gordon Palmer is a Senior Fellow at the Cato Institute and Vice President for International Programs at the Atlas Network.

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Mark Adamo is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Mark Adamo Composer Mark Adamo is an American composer and librettist. He was born in Philadelphia.

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Jon Voight is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Jon Voight Film Producer, Actor Jonathan Vincent "Jon" Voight is an American actor. He has won one Academy Award, out of four nominations, and four Golden Globe Awards, out of ten nominations. He is the father of ...more

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Paula Vogel is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Paula Vogel Writer, Playwright, Teacher Paula Vogel is an American playwright and university professor. She received the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for her play, How I Learned to Drive.

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Timothy Shriver is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Timothy Shriver Businessperson, Film Producer Timothy Perry Shriver is Chairman of Special Olympics.

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Mary Daly is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Mary Daly Theologian, Professor, Writer Mary Daly was an American radical feminist philosopher, academic, and theologian. Daly, who described herself as a "radical lesbian feminist", taught at Jesuit-run Boston College for ...more

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Laurence Luckinbill is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Laurence Luckinbill Actor Laurence George Luckinbill is an American actor.

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Julie Nixon Eisenhower is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Julie Nixon Eisenhower Spokesperson, Public Servant, Author Julie Nixon Eisenhower is the daughter of Richard M. Nixon, 37th President of the United States, and Pat Nixon, former First Lady of the United States. She is the younger sister to Patricia ...more

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Pat Carroll is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Pat Carroll Comedian, Actor, Voice acting Patricia Ann "Pat" Carroll is an American actress who is known for being the voice of Ursula from The Little Mermaid as well as having a long acting career, including appearances in ...more

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Robert Hand is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Robert Hand Astrologer, Writer Robert Sterling Hand is an American astrologer, historian, author and scholar.

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Jean Kerr is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Jean Kerr Songwriter, Author, Playwright Jean Kerr was an Irish-American author and playwright born in Scranton, Pennsylvania, and best known for her humorous bestseller, Please Don't Eat the Daisies, and the plays King of Hearts and ...more

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Michael D. Griffin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Michael D. Griffin Physicist, Aerospace Engineering, Engineer Michael Douglas Griffin is an American physicist and aerospace engineer. He served as Administrator of NASA, the U.S. space agency, from April 13, 2005, to January 20, 2009. As NASA ...more

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Rev. Thomas F. Middendorf is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Rev. Thomas F. Middendorf Rev. Mittendorf was at the American Airlines flight 383 crash site. He administered last rites to the passengers as the plane burned into the night.

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Ed Liddy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Ed Liddy Businessperson Edward Michael "Ed" Liddy was the chairman and chief executive officer of American International Group from 2008 to 2009 during the late-2000s financial crisis.

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Keith Donohue is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Keith Donohue Speechwriter, Novelist, Bureaucrat Keith Donohue is an American novelist. He is the author of four novels: "The Boy Who Drew Monsters", "Centuries of June", "Angels of Destruction", and "The ...more

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Seán Patrick O'Malley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Seán Patrick O'Malley Cardinal Seán Patrick O'Malley, OFM Cap, is an American cardinal of the Catholic Church serving as the Archbishop of Boston. O'Malley is a member of the Order of Friars Minor Capuchin, commonly ...more

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Donald Wuerl is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Donald Wuerl Donald William Wuerl is an American cardinal of the Catholic Church. He is the sixth Archbishop of Washington, serving since 2006. He previously served as Auxiliary Bishop of Seattle and Bishop ...more

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Bob Casey, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Bob Casey, Jr. Politician Robert Patrick "Bob" Casey, Jr. is an American attorney and Democratic politician. He is currently the senior United States Senator from Pennsylvania, and he previously served as ...more

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Luis Guinot is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Luis Guinot Lawyer Luis Guinot, Jr. was the former United States Ambassador to the Central American nation of Costa Rica from 1991 to 1993. Nominated by President George H. W. Bush on May 30, 1991, Guinot was ...more

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Rosanna Scotto is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Rosanna Scotto Journalist, Newsreader, Actor Rosanna Scotto is an American news anchor. She currently co-anchors WNYW's Good Day New York with Greg Kelly. Previously, she anchored the 5 and 10 pm news telecasts with Ernie Anastos, and the ...more

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Daniel Hugh Kelly is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Daniel Hugh Kelly Actor Daniel Hugh Kelly is an American stage, film and television actor. He may be best known for his role on the 1980s ABC TV series Hardcastle and McCormick as ex-con Mark "Skid"

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Martin O'Malley is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Martin O'Malley Politician, Attorney at law, Lawyer Martin Joseph O'Malley is an American politician who served as the 61st Governor of Maryland, from 2007 to 2015. First elected in 2006, he defeated incumbent Governor Robert Ehrlich, and again ...more

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Julius Nieuwland is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Julius Nieuwland Chemist, Botanist Reverend Julius Aloysius Nieuwland, CSC, Ph.D., was a Belgian-born Holy Cross priest and professor of chemistry and botany at the University of Notre Dame. He is known for his contributions to ...more

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Chris Sarandon is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Chris Sarandon Actor, Voice acting Christopher "Chris" Sarandon, Jr. is an American actor who is best known for playing Prince Humperdinck in the film The Princess Bride, the vampire Jerry Dandrige in Fright Night and ...more

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Fulton J. Sheen is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Fulton J. Sheen Televangelist, Writer Venerable Fulton John Sheen was an American bishop of the Roman Catholic Church known for his preaching and especially his work on television and radio. His cause for canonization as a saint was ...more

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Joseph A. Unanue is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Joseph A. Unanue Joseph Andrew Unanue was the president of the Unanue family–owned Goya Foods, which is the largest Hispanic–owned food company in the United States.

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Mitch Landrieu is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Mitch Landrieu Politician, Political scientist, Lawyer Mitchell Joseph "Mitch" Landrieu is the Mayor of New Orleans, former Lieutenant Governor of Louisiana, and a member of the Landrieu family. Landrieu is a member of the Democratic ...more

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Joseph Weber is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Joseph Weber Physicist, Scientist Joseph Weber was an American physicist. He gave the earliest public lecture on the principles behind the laser and the maser and developed the first gravitational wave detectors.

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Andrew Gonzalez is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Andrew Gonzalez Writer, Teacher Brother Andrew Benjamin Gonzalez, F.S.C., was a linguist, writer, educator, and a De La Salle Brother. He served as president of De La Salle University from 1979 to 1991 and from 1994 to 1998. ...more

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Arthur J. Gajarsa is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Arthur J. Gajarsa Judge, Politician Arthur Joseph Gajarsa is a former United States circuit judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Judge Arthur Gajarsa was born on March 1, 1941 in Norcia, Italy. He ...more

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Jason Miller is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Jason Miller Screenwriter, Actor, Playwright Jason Miller was an American actor and playwright. He received the 1973 Pulitzer Prize for Drama for his play That Championship Season, and was widely recognized for his role as Father Damien ...more

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Timothy M. Dolan is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Timothy M. Dolan Clergy Timothy Michael Dolan is an American Cardinal prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. Appointed by Pope Benedict XVI, Dolan is serving as the tenth and current Archbishop of the Archdiocese of New ...more

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Lisa Ann Walter is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Lisa Ann Walter Comedian, Film Producer, Screenwriter Lisa Ann Walter is an American actress, comedian, writer and film producer. She has appeared in such films as the 1998 version of The Parent Trap, Bruce Almighty, Shall We Dance, and War of the ...more

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Kathleen Q. Abernathy is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Kathleen Q. Abernathy Lawyer Kathleen Quinn Abernathy is an American lawyer. She is the Chief Legal Officer and Executive Vice President of Regulatory and Government Affairs of Frontier Communications, in its Washington, ...more

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Colleen Zenk is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Colleen Zenk Actor Colleen Zenk is an American actress best known for her role as Barbara Ryan in the daytime TV drama As the World Turns, a role she played from September 1978 until the show left the air in ...more

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John Vachon is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
John Vachon Journalist, Photographer John F. Vachon was an American photographer. He worked as a filing clerk for the Farm Security Administration before Roy Stryker recruited him to join a small group of photographers, including ...more

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Tom Harkin is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Tom Harkin Politician, Lawyer Thomas Richard "Tom" Harkin is an American politician who served as a United States Senator from Iowa from 1985 to 2015. A member of the Democratic Party, he previously served in the ...more

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Brian E. Rumpf is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Brian E. Rumpf Politician Brian E. Rumpf is an American Republican politician, who has served in the New Jersey General Assembly since 2003, where he represents the 9th Legislative District.

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Rick Renzi is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Rick Renzi Politician Richard George "Rick" Renzi is a former American politician and was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives representing Arizona's 1st congressional district. ...more

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Terry McAuliffe is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Terry McAuliffe Businessperson, Politician, Entrepreneur Terence Richard "Terry" McAuliffe is an American businessman, Democratic politician and the 72nd Governor of Virginia. He previously served as Chairman of the Democratic National ...more

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John E. Murray, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
John E. Murray, Jr. Lawyer John Edward Murray, Jr. was a chancellor and a professor of law at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. He was a former dean of the University of Pittsburgh School of ...more

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Christina Chambers is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Christina Chambers Actor Christina Mae Chambers is an American actress and model.

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Jack Miller is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous The Catholic University Of America Alumni
Jack Miller Judge Jack Richard Miller was a Republican United States Senator from Iowa who served two terms from 1961 to 1973, and then a federal appellate judge. Miller was born in Chicago, Illinois. He first ...more