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Famous University Of Louisiana At Monroe Alumni

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

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

List is made up of a variety of graduates, including Tim McGraw and Susan Ward.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Louisiana at Monroe?” and “Which celebrities are University of Louisiana at Monroe alumni?”
  • 1

    Tim McGraw

    Guitarist, Songwriter


    BirthplaceDelhi, Louisiana, USA

    Samuel Timothy McGraw (born May 1, 1967) is an American country singer and actor. McGraw has released fifteen studio albums (eleven for Curb Records, three for Big Machine Records and one for Arista...  more

    The Best Tim McGraw Songs#178 of 656 The Best Singers Of All Time#1383 of 1,891 The Greatest Musical Artists of All Time

  • 2

    Susan Ward

    Model, Actor


    BirthplaceMonroe, Louisiana, USA

    Susan Ward (born April 15, 1976) is an American actress and model....  more

    #49 of 98 The Most Gorgeous American Models#34 of 53 Female Celebrities Who Are 5’4"

  • 3

    Speedy Long

    Judge, Politician

    AgeDec. at 78 (1928-2006)

    BirthplaceTullos, Louisiana, United States of America

    Speedy Oteria Long (June 16, 1928 – October 5, 2006) was an American politician who served in the United States House of Representatives for Louisiana's 8th congressional district from January 3,...  more
  • 4

    Robert J. Barham

    Politician, Farmer


    BirthplaceMonroe, Louisiana, United States of America

    Robert Jocelyn Barham (born January 25, 1949) is an American large-scale farmer from Morehouse Parish in northern Louisiana who served for all eight years under former Governor Bobby Jindal as the...  more
  • 5

    William H. Pryor, Jr.

    Jurist, Lawyer


    BirthplaceMobile, Alabama, United States of America

    William Holcombe Pryor Jr. (born April 26, 1962) is a United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit and a Commissioner of the United States Sentencing...  more
  • 6

    Marty Booker

    American football player


    BirthplaceMarrero, Louisiana

    Marty Montez Booker (born July 31, 1976) is a former American football wide receiver who played for eleven seasons in the National Football League (NFL). After playing college football for...  more
  • 7

    Billy Boles

    Politician, Lawyer

    AgeDec. at 81 (1927-2008)

    BirthplaceUnited States of America, United States, with Territories, Louisiana, Rayville

    William Russell Boles Sr. (April 30, 1927 – August 16, 2008), known as Billy Boles, was a Monroe attorney and banker who, at twenty-four, served a single term in the Louisiana State Senate. He...  more
  • 8

    Mike Walsworth

    Businessperson, Politician


    BirthplaceOuachita Parish, United States of America, United States, with Territories, Louisiana

    Michael Arthur Walsworth, known as Mike Walsworth (born March 27, 1956), is an American real estate developer from West Monroe, Louisiana, who is a Republican member for District 33 of the Louisiana...  more
  • 9

    Edwards Barham

    Businessperson, Politician


    Erle Edwards Barham (July 10, 1937 – October 17, 2014) was an American businessman, farmer, and conservationist in Oak Ridge, a village in Morehouse Parish in North Louisiana. He was the first...  more
  • 10

    Larry C. Brewer

    Certified Public Accountant, Businessperson

    AgeDec. at 54 (1948-2003)

    BirthplaceMinden, Louisiana

    Larry Clinton Brewer was the offensive end for the Louisiana Tech University Bulldogs during the 1966, 1967, 1968, and 1969 football seasons....  more
  • 11

    Jimmy Dimos

    Judge, Politician


    BirthplaceRepublic of Macedonia

    Jimmy N. Dimos (born October 18, 1938, in the Republic of Macedonia) is a retired Louisiana 4th Judicial District Court judge based in Monroe in Ouachita Parish, Ouachita Parish. Dimos (pronounced...  more
  • 12

    Jimmy Upton

    Businessperson, Track and field athlete

    AgeDec. at 53 (1949-2003)

    BirthplaceMinden, Louisiana

    James Saunders Upton, known as Jimmy Upton, was a high school and college track star from Minden, Louisiana, who was inducted into the University of Louisiana at Monroe Hall of Fame. In 1971, Upton...  more
  • 13

    J. D. DeBlieux

    Politician, Lawyer

    AgeDec. at 92 (1912-2005)

    BirthplaceColumbia, Louisiana, United States of America

    Joseph Davis DeBlieux, known as J.D. DeBlieux (September 12, 1912 – March 13, 2005), was a Democratic member of the Louisiana State Senate who represented East Baton Rouge Parish from 1956 to 1960...  more
  • 14

    Doug Pederson

    Coach, American football player


    BirthplaceBellingham, Washington

    Douglas Irving Pederson (born January 31, 1968) is an American football coach and former player who is currently the head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles of the National Football League. He served...  more

    #45 of 61 The Best NFL Coaches of All Time#15 of 63 The Best NFL Head Coaches to Have a Beer With#3 of 10 Every NFL Head Coach Who Worked For Andy Reid

  • 15

    Scott Leehy

    Judge, Politician



    Bernard Scott Leehy is a judge of the Louisiana Fourth Judicial District Court bench in Ouachita and Morehouse parishes. He was sworn into office on December 27, 2006. Leehy had been the Monroe City...  more
  • 16

    Keith Munyan

    Model, Photographer


    BirthplaceLeesville, Louisiana

    Keith Owen Munyan Jr. (born April 10, 1961), is an American commercial photographer based in North Hollywood, California, whose client list includes Hilary Duff, Jessica Simpson, and Cindy Crawford....  more
  • 17

    Chris Harris

    American football player


    BirthplaceLittle Rock, Arkansas

    Chris Harris may refer to: Chris Harris (actor) (1942–2014), English performer and writer specialising in pantomime and comic acting Chris Harris (author) (born 1964), English business author Chris...  more
  • 18

    Wayne Waddell

    Businessperson, Politician


    BirthplaceShreveport, Louisiana

    Leo Wayne Waddell (born October 14, 1948) is a Shreveport businessman and a Republican former member of the Louisiana House of Representatives from District 5 in Caddo Parish. He ran unopposed in the...  more
  • 19

    Lloyd E. Lenard

    Businessperson, Author

    AgeDec. at 85 (1922-2008)

    BirthplaceWest Monroe, Louisiana, United States of America

    Lloyd Edgar Lenard (July 29, 1922 – June 11, 2008) was an American businessman from Shreveport and a former Caddo Parish commissioner, author, United States Navy officer, civic leader, and a pioneer...  more
  • 20

    Steve Foley

    American football player


    BirthplaceLittle Rock, Arkansas

    Steve Foley (born September 11, 1975 in Little Rock, Arkansas) is a former professional American football linebacker in the National Football League....  more
  • 21

    Joel Stelly

    American football player


    BirthplaceLafayette, Louisiana

    Joel Stelly (born January 13, 1984) is a former American football player who most recently played Chicago Bears of the National Football League. He attended Cecilia High School and the University of...  more
  • 22

    Bubby Brister

    American football player


    BirthplaceAlexandria, Louisiana

    Walter Andrew "Bubby" Brister, III (born August 15, 1962) is a former American football quarterback in the NFL for the Pittsburgh Steelers, Philadelphia Eagles, New York Jets, Denver Broncos, and...  more

    #118 of 127 The Best Pittsburgh Steelers of All Time#44 of 60 The Best NFL Players From Louisiana#11 of 53 The Best Denver Broncos Quarterbacks of All Time

  • 23

    Tito Wooten

    American football player


    BirthplaceGoldsboro, North Carolina

    Tito J. Wooten (born December 12, 1971 in Goldsboro, North Carolina) is a retired American football safety in the National Football League for the New York Giants and Indianapolis Colts from 1994 to...  more
  • 24

    Vincent Brisby

    American football player


    BirthplaceHouston, Texas

    Vincent Cole Brisby (born January 25, 1971 in Houston, Texas), is a former professional American football player who played for the New England Patriots and the New York Jets in the National Football...  more
  • 25

    Charley Barnes

    American football player


    BirthplaceEudora, Arkansas

    Charles Edward Barnes (born October 5, 1939) is a former football end in the American Football League for the Dallas Texans. He played college football at the University of Arkansas and University...  more
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List Rules: People on this list must have gone to University of Louisiana at Monroe and be of some renown.