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

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

List ranges from Clarence Clemons to Art Shell, plus much more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Maryland Eastern Shore?” and “Which celebrities are University of Maryland Eastern Shore alumni?”
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Clarence Clemons is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Musician, Actor, Athlete
Clarence Anicholas Clemons, Jr., also known as The Big Man, was an American musician and actor. He was reported to be 6'5" tall. From 1972 until his death, he was a prominent member of ...more
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Clifford Brown is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Musician, Trumpeter, Composer
Clifford Brown, aka "Brownie", was an American jazz trumpeter. He died at the age of 25 in a car accident, leaving behind only four years' worth of recordings. Nonetheless, he had a ...more
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Art Shell is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Coach, American football player
Arthur Lee "Art" Shell, Jr. is an American former collegiate and professional football player in the American Football League and later in the NFL, a Hall of Fame offensive tackle, and ...more
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Roger Brown is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
American football player
Roger Lee Brown is a former American football defensive tackle who retired after the 1969 NFL season.
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Anthony Jones is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Coach, American football player
Anthony Andrew Jones is an American football coach and former player. He served as head coach at Morehouse College from 1999 to 2001, and Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University from 2002 ...more
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Gerald Irons is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Gerald Irons American football player
Gerald Irons is a former American professional football player who played ten seasons in the National Football League. His youngest son Grant Irons played for the Oakland Raiders. Eldest son ...more
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Jim Duncan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Jim Duncan American football player
Jim Duncan, nicknamed "Butch", was a professional American football player. He played defensive back for the Baltimore Colts and New Orleans Saints between 1969 and 1972. He started in ...more
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Johnny Sample is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
American football player
John B. Sample, Jr. was an American football defensive back who played in the National Football League for the Baltimore Colts, Pittsburgh Steelers, and Washington Redskins, and in the American ...more
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Moses Denson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Moses Denson American football player
Moses Denson is a former American football running back in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins. He played college football at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. ...more
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Sherman Plunkett is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
American football player
Sherman Eugene Plunkett was an American football offensive tackle who played in the National Football League from and in the American Football League from, for the San Diego Chargers and the New ...more
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Carl Hairston is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Coach, American football player
Carl Blake Hairston is a former professional American football player and is currently the defensive line coach for the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League. Hairston has played in one Super ...more
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Charlie Stukes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Charlie Stukes American football player
Charlie Stukes, is a former professional American Football defensive back. He started in Super Bowl V for the Baltimore Colts. He previously worked as an Assistant Principal at Oscar Smith High ...more
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Emerson Boozer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Actor, American football player
Emerson Boozer is a former running back in the American Football League and in the NFL. In the last year of separate drafts by the AFL and the NFL, Boozer signed with the AFL's New York Jets, ...more
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Mack Alston is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Mack Alston American football player
Mack C. Alston, Jr. was a professional American football player. A 6'2", 231 lb. tight end from the University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Alston played 11 seasons from 1970-1980 in the ...more
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Hoover J. Wright is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Hoover J. Wright Coach
Hoover J. Wright was an American football and track and field coach in the United States.
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Meredith Smith is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Meredith Smith was the head men's basketball coach at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore from 2007 to 2008. He replaced Larry Lessett in 2007. Smith is an alumnus of UMES, having graduated ...more
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Earl Christy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Earl Christy
Earl Oliver Christy is a former professional American football player who played cornerback for three seasons for the New York Jets.
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Merrecia James is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Merrecia James
Merrecia James is a track and field middle distance athlete, competing collegiately for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. She is the daughter of Merle Stewart and William James of ...more
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Bill Belk is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Bill Belk
William Arthur Belk is a former American football defensive lineman in the National Football League. He was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the 6th round of the 1968 NFL Draft. He played ...more
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Bill Thompson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
American football player
William Allen Thompson is a former American football cornerback and safety in the National Football league. He was drafted by the Denver Broncos in the third round of the 1969 NFL Draft. He ...more
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Curt Gentry is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Curt Gentry
Curtis William Gentry is a former professional American football defensive back for three seasons for the Chicago Bears in the National Football League.
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Charlie Mays is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Charlie Mays
Charles "Charlie" Mays Sr. was an American Olympic athlete and Democratic party politician from Jersey City, New Jersey. He was an eleven-time Amateur Athletic Union All-American, ...more
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Ira Smith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous University Of Maryland Eastern Shore Alumni
Ira Smith
Ira Smith was a college and minor league baseball player from Chestertown, Maryland. While playing collegiately at University of Maryland Eastern Shore, Smith was the first player to win two ...more