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Famous University Of Georgia Alumni

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

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

This list includes Parvati Shallow, Ryan Seacrest, and more famous Bulldogs.

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

Take a look at this list of famous UGA alumni. The most famous University of Georgia students.
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Trisha Yearwood is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Author, Actor, Singer
Patricia Lynn Yearwood (born September 19, 1964) is an American country music artist, actress, author, television personality and celebrity chef. She rose to fame with her 1991 debut single ...more
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Otis Johnson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Politician
Otis Samuel Johnson is an American social worker, educator and politician from the U.S. state of Georgia who served as the Mayor of Savannah from 2004 until 2012. He is a member of the ...more
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Alexander H. Stephens is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Lawyer
Alexander Hamilton Stephens (February 11, 1812 – March 4, 1883) was an American politician who served as the only Vice President of the Confederate States from 1861 to 1865, and later as the ...more
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Kyle Chandler is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Television producer, Actor
Kyle Martin Chandler (born September 17, 1965) is an American actor. Making his screen acting debut in a 1988 television film, Chandler's first regular television role was in the ABC drama ...more
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Hamilton Jordan is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
William Hamilton McWhorter Jordan (September 21, 1944 – May 20, 2008) was an American politician who served as Chief of Staff to President of the United States Jimmy Carter.
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Bill Mallonee is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Bill Mallonee (born January 1, 1955) is an American singer-songwriter, most notably the songwriter and leader of Vigilantes of Love, an Americana, alt-country, rock band from Athens, Georgia. ...more
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Julie A. Hill is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Julie A. Hill has been an Independent Business Consultant since December 2003. Ms. Hill was an Owner and Chief Executive Officer of The Hill Company, a business consulting firm since 1998. She ...more
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Josephine Ho is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Josephine Ho
Josephine Chuen-juei Ho, is the chair of the English department of National Central University, Taiwan, and coordinator of its Center For the Study of Sexualities.She has withstood lawsuits ...more
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Deborah Norville is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Talk show host, Journalist, Newsreader
Deborah Anne Norville (born August 8, 1958) is an American television journalist and businesswoman. Norville is the anchor of Inside Edition, a syndicated television news magazine, a position ...more
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Jeanetta Jones is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Jeanetta Jones TV Meteorologist, Talk show host, Meteorologist
Meteorologist ' ' ' Jeanetta Jones ' ' ' is a native of Plainview, TX and She graduated from The University Of Georgia with a Bachelor's degree in Broadcast News, Wanting to report anything but ...more
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Dina Titus is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Politician, Political scientist
Alice Costandina "Dina" Titus (born May 23, 1950) is an American politician who has been the United States Representative for Nevada's 1st congressional district since 2013. She ...more
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Richard Russell, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Lawyer
Richard Brevard Russell Jr. (November 2, 1897 – January 21, 1971) was an American politician. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as the 66th Governor of Georgia from 1931 to 1933 before ...more
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Marion L. Brittain is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Marion Luther Brittain, Sr. (November 11, 1866 – July 13, 1953) was an American academic administrator and president of the Georgia Institute of Technology from 1922 to 1944. Brittain was born ...more
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Will Witherspoon is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
American football player
William Cordell Witherspoon (born August 19, 1980) is a former American football linebacker. He was drafted by the Carolina Panthers in the third round of the 2002 NFL Draft. He played college ...more
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Sonny Perdue is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Veterinarian
George Ervin "Sonny" Perdue III (born December 20, 1946) is an American veterinarian, businessman, and politician currently serving as the 31st United States Secretary of Agriculture ...more
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Hudson Swafford is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Professional golfer
Hudson Swafford is an American professional golfer who currently plays on the Nationwide Tour. Swafford was born in Lakeland, Florida. He played his college golf at the University of Georgia and ...more
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Chee Soon Juan is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Neuropsychologist, Politician
Chee Soon Juan (Chinese: 徐顺全; pinyin: Xú Shùnquán, born 20 July 1962) is a Singaporean politician and the current leader of the Singapore Democratic Party (SDP). Holding a ...more
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John Isner is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Tennis player, Athlete
John Robert Isner (born April 26, 1985) is an American professional tennis player who has been ranked as high as No. 8 in men's singles by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP). ...more
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Joseph LeConte is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Geologist
Joseph Le Conte (alternative spelling: Joseph LeConte) (February 26, 1823 – July 6, 1901) was a physician, geologist, professor at the University of California, Berkeley and early California ...more
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Howell Cobb is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Lawyer
Howell Cobb (September 7, 1815 – October 9, 1868) was an American political figure. A southern Democrat, Cobb was a five-term member of the United States House of Representatives and Speaker of ...more
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Zell Miller is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Politician, Lobbyist
Zell Bryan Miller (February 24, 1932 – March 23, 2018) was an American author and politician from the U.S. state of Georgia. A Democrat, Miller served as lieutenant governor from 1975 to 1991, ...more
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Robert Reichert is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Lawyer
Robert Reichert (born August 11, 1948) is the current Democratic mayor of Macon, Georgia, the fourth largest city in the state.
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Charles Herty is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Chemist
Charles Holmes Herty Sr. (December 4, 1867 – July 27, 1938) was an American academic, scientist, and businessman. Serving in academia as a chemistry professor to begin his career, Herty ...more
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Jere Wood is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Lawyer
Jere Wood (born c. 1949) is the former mayor of Roswell, Georgia, serving five consecutive terms. Mayor Wood defeated Democrat "Pug" Mabry, who served as mayor for over thirty years, ...more
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Christo Greyling is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Christo Greyling Professional golfer