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Famous University Of Florida Alumni

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List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to University of Florida and be of some renown.

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

List features graduates like Tim Tebow, Faye Dunaway and many other Florida famous people! Go Gators!

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

Take a look at these famous UF alumni.
  • Erin Andrews1

    Erin Andrews

    Journalist, Actor


    BirthplaceLewiston, Maine, USA

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    #13 of 289 The Best 'Dancing With The Stars' Contestants, Ranked#218 of 269 The Most Trustworthy Celebrities in the World

  • Tim Tebow2

    Tim Tebow

    Athlete, American football player


    BirthplaceMakati, Philippines

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    #9 of 150 Athletes You Didn't Know Were Conservative#179 of 568 American Public Figures Who Are National Treasures

  • Marco Rubio3

    Marco Rubio

    Politician, Lawyer


    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, USA

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    #61 of 107 Famous Politicians You'd Want to Have a Beer With#177 of 302 The Most Influential Politicians in American History

  • Faye Dunaway4

    Faye Dunaway

    Television producer, Film Producer


    BirthplaceBascom, Florida, United States of America

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    The Best Faye Dunaway Movies#32 of 843 The Best Actresses in Film History

  • Yoanna House5

    Yoanna House

    Fashion Model, Model


    BirthplaceJacksonville, Florida, United States of America

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    #103 of 207 Your Favorite Hispanic Celebrities#10 of 19 All The Winners of America's Next Top Model: Where Are They Now?

  • Emmitt Smith6

    Emmitt Smith

    Athlete, American football player


    BirthplacePensacola, Florida, United States of America

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    #854 of 1,427 The Best Athletes Of All Time#377 of 583 The Greatest Entertainers of All Time

  • Curtis Chillingworth7

    AgeDec. at 59 (1896-1955)


  • Joakim Noah8

    Joakim Noah

    Basketball player


    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

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    #10 of 54 The Most Hated Active NBA Players#78 of 130 The Best European NBA Players of All Time

  • Susan Ivey9

    Susan Ivey



  • Buddy Ebsen10

    Buddy Ebsen

    Film Producer, Actor

    AgeDec. at 95 (1908-2003)

    BirthplaceBelleville, Illinois, United States of America

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    #676 of 1,883 The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History#36 of 461 The Best TV Actors of All Time

  • Malcolm Gets11

    Malcolm Gets

    Conductor, Pianist


    BirthplaceWaukegan, Illinois, USA

  • Jenn Brown12

    Jenn Brown

    Journalist, Television producer


    BirthplaceGainesville, Florida, United States of America

  • Rachel Specter13

    Rachel Specter

    Model, Actor


    BirthplaceTampa, USA, Florida

  • Howard Roffman14

    Howard Roffman

    Publisher, Author


    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

  • Tarita Virtue15

    Tarita Virtue

    Model, Actor


    BirthplacePort of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

  • Norman Thagard16

    Norman Thagard

    Astronaut, Physician


    BirthplaceMarianna, Florida

  • Stephen Root17

    Stephen Root

    Actor, Voice acting


    BirthplaceSarasota, Florida, United States of America

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    #10 of 18 18 Actors Who Always Make Bad Movies Better#15 of 15 People From TV and Film You Didn’t Realize Are Still Acting Regularly

  • William Frederick Fisher18

    William Frederick Fisher

    Astronaut, Physician


    BirthplaceDallas, Texas

  • Bob Vila19

    Bob Vila

    Television director, Author


    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, United States of America

  • Andrew M. Allen20


    BirthplaceRichboro, Pennsylvania

  • Stephen Stills21

    Stephen Stills

    Record producer, Guitarist


    BirthplaceDallas, Texas, United States of America

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    The Best Stephen Stills Albums of All Time#48 of 225 The Greatest Living Rock Songwriters

  • Darrell Hammond22

    Darrell Hammond

    Comedian, Actor


    BirthplaceMelbourne, USA, Florida

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    #269 of 339 The Funniest People Of All Time#35 of 94 The Best SNL Cast Members of All Time

  • Ronald A. Parise23

    Ronald A. Parise

    Astronaut, Scientist

    AgeDec. at 57 (1951-2008)

    BirthplaceWarren, Ohio

  • Kevin A. Ford24

    Kevin A. Ford



    BirthplacePortland, Indiana

  • Forrest Sawyer25

    Forrest Sawyer



    BirthplaceLakeland, Florida, USA