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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York 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 Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York.

This list has a variety of graduates in it, from Norman Thomas to Dietrich Bonhoeffer.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York?” and “Which celebrities are Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York alumni?”

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William Sloane Coffin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Chaplain
William Sloane Coffin, Jr. was an American Christian clergyman and long-time peace activist. He was ordained in the Presbyterian church and later received ministerial standing in the United ...more

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Norman Thomas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Activist, Politician, Writer
Norman Mattoon Thomas was an American Presbyterian minister who achieved fame as a socialist, pacifist, and six-time presidential candidate for the Socialist Party of America.

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Harry Emerson Fosdick is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Preacher
"Harry Emerson Fosdick" was an American pastor. Fosdick became a central figure in the "Fundamentalist-Modernist Controversy" within American Protestantism in the 1920s and ...more

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Francis Brown is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Francis Brown
The Rev. Francis Brown, American Semitic scholar, was born in Hanover, New Hampshire. He was the son of Samuel Gilman Brown, president of Hamilton College from 1867 to 1881, and the grandson of ...more

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Carl Rogers is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Clinical psychologist, Psychotherapist, Psychologist
Carl Ransom Rogers was an influential American psychologist and among the founders of the humanistic approach to psychology. Rogers is widely considered to be one of the founding fathers of ...more

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Daniel D. McCracken is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Programmer, Computer scientist
Daniel D. McCracken was a computer scientist in the United States. He was a Professor of Computer Sciences at the City College of New York, and the author of over two dozen textbooks on computer ...more

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Dietrich Bonhoeffer is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Theologian, Pastor, Writer
Dietrich Bonhoeffer was a German Lutheran pastor, theologian, anti-Nazi dissident, and key founding member of the Confessing Church. His writings on Christianity's role in the secular world have ...more

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G. Stanley Hall is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Psychologist, Science writer
Granville Stanley Hall was a pioneering American psychologist and educator. His interests focused on childhood development and evolutionary theory. Hall was the first president of the American ...more

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Melissa Harris-Perry is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Professor, Political scientist, Writer
Melissa Victoria Harris-Perry is an American writer, professor, television host, and political commentator with a focus on African-American politics. Harris-Perry hosts the Melissa Harris-Perry ...more

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John S. Edwards is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Lawyer
John Saul Edwards is an American politician and lawyer. He is a member of the Senate of Virginia, representing the 21st district.

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Rollo May is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Psychologist, Author
Rollo Reece May was an American existential psychologist and author of the influential book Love and Will. He is often associated with humanistic psychology, existentialist philosophy and, ...more

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Robert Powell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Composer, Organist
Robert Powell is an American composer, organist, and choir director. Powell earned a Bachelor of Music degree from Louisiana State University with a focus on organ and composition. He studied ...more

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William Elliot Griffis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
William Elliot Griffis was an American orientalist, Congregational minister, lecturer, and prolific author. Griffis was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of a sea captain and later a ...more

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Horatio Stockton Howell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Horatio Stockton Howell Chaplain
Horatio Stockton Howell was a Union Army chaplain killed in downtown Gettysburg on the first day of the Battle of Gettysburg.

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Charles Augustus Briggs is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Charles Augustus Briggs Writer
Charles Augustus Briggs, American Presbyterian scholar and theologian, was born in New York City, the son of Alanson Briggs and Sarah Mead Berrian. He was excommunicated from the Presbyterian ...more

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Mark Hanson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Mark Hanson
Mark S. Hanson was the third Presiding Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Before being elected presiding bishop, he served as bishop of the Saint Paul Area Synod. Prior to ...more

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John Sung is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
John Sung Shang Chieh, also John Sung, was a renowned Chinese Christian evangelist who played an instrumental role in the revival movement among the Chinese in Mainland China, Taiwan, and ...more

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Gnana Robinson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Gnana Robinson is an Old Testament Bible scholar.

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Arthur Tappan Pierson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Arthur Tappan Pierson
Arthur Tappan Pierson was an American Presbyterian pastor, Christian leader, and writer who preached over 13,000 sermons, wrote over fifty books, and gave Bible lectures as part of a ...more

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Richard Shindell is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Songwriter, Singer
Richard Shindell is an American folk songwriter. Shindell grew up in Port Washington, New York. He lives in Buenos Aires, Argentina, with his wife, a university professor, and their children. ...more

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Gerre Hancock is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Organist
Gerre Edward Hancock was an American organist, improviser, and composer. Hancock was Professor of Organ and Sacred Music at the University of Texas at Austin. He died of cardiac arrest in ...more

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Lynn de Silva is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Lynn Alton de Silva was a Sri Lankan theologian and Methodist minister. He was the founder and editor of one of the first theological journals on Buddhist-Christian encounter called Dialogue, ...more

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Calvin O. Butts is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Pastor
Calvin O. Butts, III is the Pastor of the Abyssinian Baptist Church in the City of New York, President of the State University of New York College at Old Westbury, and Chairman and founder of ...more

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Charles Loring Brace is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Anthropologist
Charles Loring Brace was an American philanthropist who contributed to the field of social reform. He is considered a father of the modern foster care movement and was most renowned for starting ...more

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Jack Nelson-Pallmeyer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Union Theological Seminary In The City Of New York Alumni
Jack Nelson-Pallmeyer Politician, Professor
Jack Nelson-Pallmeyer is an American academic. He sought the endorsement of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party as a candidate for U.S. Senate in 2008, but was defeated by Al Franken.