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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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Ryan Seacrest is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter
Ryan Seacrest was born in Atlanta, Georgia in December 24th, 1974. Hes a radio host as well as a television host and producer. He has his own production company named Ryan Seacrest Productions. ...more
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Wayne Knight is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Comedian, Actor, Voice acting
Wayne Eliot Knight is an American actor and comedian. He is known for playing Newman in the TV sitcom Seinfeld and Officer Don Orville in 3rd Rock from the Sun. His other roles include Dennis ...more
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Alton Brown is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Commentator, Television director, TV chef
Alton Crawford Brown is an American television personality, celebrity chef, author, actor, and cinematographer. He is the creator and host of the Food Network television show Good Eats, host of ...more
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Bubba Watson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Golfer
Gerry Lester "Bubba" Watson, Jr. is an American professional golfer who plays on the PGA Tour. One of the few left-handed golfers on tour, he is a multiple major champion, having won ...more
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Matthew Stafford is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Athlete, American football player
John Matthew Stafford (born February 7, 1988) is an American football quarterback for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League (NFL). He was raised in Dallas, Texas, and went to ...more
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Parvati Shallow is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Professional Boxer
Parvati Shallow is a television personality and was the $1,000,000 winner of the reality television series Survivor: Micronesia. She had previously competed in Survivor: Cook Islands where she ...more
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Bill Goldberg is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Wrestler, Entrepreneur, Author
William Scott "Bill" Goldberg is an American actor, former professional football player and retired professional wrestler. He is best known for his appearances with World Championship ...more
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Herschel Walker is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Athlete, American football player
Herschel Junior Walker is a former college and professional football player, bobsledder, sprinter and mixed martial artist. He played college football for the University of Georgia, earned ...more
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Lester Crawford is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Veterinarian
Lester Mills Crawford is an American veterinarian and Commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration who was appointed by George W. Bush. He served from July 18, 2005 until resigning two ...more
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Forrest Griffin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Mixed Martial Artist, Police officer, Coach
Forrest Griffin is an American retired mixed martial artist and a UFC Hall of Famer. Since 2005, he has been signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship where he is a former UFC Light ...more
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Michael Stipe is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Activist, Record producer, Television producer
John Michael Stipe is an American singer, lyricist, film producer and visual artist. He was the lead singer of the alternative rock band R.E.M. from their formation in 1980 until their ...more
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Josh Holloway is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Model, Actor
Joshua Lee "Josh" Holloway is an American actor and model, best known as James "Sawyer" Ford on the American television show Lost and starred in the CBS drama Intelligence as
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Emilio Pucci is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Fashion designer, Designer
Emilio Pucci, Marchese di Barsento, was a Florentine Italian fashion designer and politician. He and his eponymous company are synonymous with geometric prints in a kaleidoscope of colours.
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Pat Swindall is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Lawyer
Patrick Lynn Swindall is an American former politician, attorney, and businessman who served as a Republican member of the US House of Representatives from Georgia's 4th congressional district, ...more
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Colleen Haskell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Television producer, Actor
Colleen Marie Haskell is a former American reality show contestant, television producer, and actress. She was a contestant on the first season of the American reality show Survivor in 2000.
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Terrell Davis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
American football player
Terrell Lamar Davis is a former American football running back who played for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League from 1995 to 2001. Davis was drafted by the Broncos in the sixth ...more
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Bjørn Lomborg is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Professor, Political scientist, Scientist
Bjørn Lomborg is the director of the Copenhagen Consensus Center and a former director of the Environmental Assessment Institute in Copenhagen. He became internationally known for his ...more
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Bill Berry is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Songwriter, Musician, Drummer
William Thomas "Bill" Berry is a retired American musician and multi-instrumentalist, best known as the drummer for the alternative rock band R.E.M. In addition to his drumming duties, ...more
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Michael Bishop is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Poet, Novelist, Author
Michael Lawson Bishop is an American writer. Over four decades and in more than thirty books, he has created a "body of work that stands among the most admired and influential in modern ...more
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Roy Wilkins is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
American football player
Roy Lee Wilkins was an American football linebacker in the National Football League for the Los Angeles Rams and the Washington Redskins. He played college football at the University of Georgia ...more
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Peter Buck is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Record producer, Guitarist, Songwriter
Peter Lawrence Buck is an American rock musician who is best known as co-founder and lead guitarist of the alternative rock band R.E.M. Throughout his career with R.E.M., as well as during his ...more
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Mike Mills is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Bassist, Record producer, Songwriter
Michael Edward "Mike" Mills is an American multi-instrumentalist and composer who was a founding member of the alternative rock band R.E.M. Though known primarily as a bass guitarist, ...more
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Jessica Stroup is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Comedian, Model, Actor
Jessica Leigh Stroup is an American actress and comedian, best known for her role as Erin Silver on 90210. She is regarded as a scream queen for starring in the horror films Prom Night, Vampire ...more
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Monte Markham is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
Television director, Television producer, Actor
Monte Markham is an American actor. During his career, Markham has appeared in film, in television, and on Broadway.
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Fran Tarkenton is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous University Of Georgia Alumni
American football player
Francis Asbury "Fran" Tarkenton is a former NFL quarterback, television personality, and computer software executive. He is best known for playing with the Minnesota Vikings and New ...more