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

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

Items include everything from Julius Erving to Richard Gere.

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

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Richard Gere is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Richard Gere Pianist, Musician, Film Producer

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Michael Blakey is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Michael Blakey Film Score Composer, Arranger, Record producer

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Bill Cosby is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Bill Cosby Activist, Film Score Composer, Television director

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Bridget Moynahan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Bridget Moynahan Model, Actor

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Catherine Coleman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Catherine Coleman Chemist, Astronaut

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Natalie Cole is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Natalie Cole Performer, Songwriter, Pianist

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Rob Corddry is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Rob Corddry Television director, Comedian, Television producer

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Disappearance of Maura Murray is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni

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Tina Liebling is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Tina Liebling Politician, Legislator, Lawyer

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Jack Welch is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Jack Welch Businessperson, Manager, Author

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Julius Erving is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Julius Erving Basketball player, Actor

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Marcus Camby is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Marcus Camby Basketball player

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Jill Carroll is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Jill Carroll Firefighter, Journalist, Writer

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Gail Collins is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Gail Collins Editor, Commentator, Journalist

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John F. Smith, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
John F. Smith, Jr. Businessperson

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Bonnie Dumanis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Bonnie Dumanis Politician, Lawyer

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Jeffrey C. Taylor is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Jeffrey C. Taylor Businessperson

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Ken Ober is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Ken Ober Comedian, Actor

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Manoj Gandhi is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni

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Dana Gould is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Dana Gould Comedian, Television producer, Screenwriter

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Dana Mohler-Faria is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni

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Marc Forgione is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Marc Forgione Chef

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Yusef Lateef is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Yusef Lateef Musician, Flautist, Author

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Bill Pullman is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Bill Pullman Actor, Voice acting, Film Director

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Stephane Lasme is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Stephane Lasme Basketball player

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Fardeen Khan is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Fardeen Khan Actor

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Russell Alan Hulse is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Russell Alan Hulse Physicist, Astronomer

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Paul Theroux is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Paul Theroux Literary critic, Novelist, Author

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John Michael Hayes is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
John Michael Hayes Screenwriter

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Ronald C. Arkin is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Ronald C. Arkin Roboticist, Professor, Author

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Betty Shabazz is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Betty Shabazz Nurse, Teacher

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Ronald A. Alexander is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Ronald A. Alexander Public speaker, Psychotherapist, Psychologist

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William Monahan is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
William Monahan Journalist, Novelist, Film Producer

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Inder Sidhu is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Inder Sidhu Businessperson, Engineer

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Makanda Ken McIntyre is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Makanda Ken McIntyre Musician, Oboist

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Marcel Shipp is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Marcel Shipp American football player

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Unita Blackwell is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Unita Blackwell Civil Rights Leader

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Natasha Trethewey is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Natasha Trethewey Poet, Professor, Writer

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Walker Connor is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Walker Connor Political Science

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Jeff Corwin is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Jeff Corwin Biologist, Television producer, Conservationist

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Patrick Smith is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Patrick Smith Animator

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Rick Pitino is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Rick Pitino Basketball Coach

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Jeffrey Donovan is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Jeffrey Donovan Television director, Television producer, Actor

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Andrea Chow is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Andrea Chow Journalist

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William Manchester is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
William Manchester Editor, Journalist, Biographer

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Jeremy Cain is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Jeremy Cain American football player

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Phil Laak is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Phil Laak Commentator, Professional Poker Player, Actor

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Jane Yolen is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Jane Yolen Editor, Poet, Novelist

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Nancy Oliver is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Nancy Oliver Television producer, Screenwriter, Playwright

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Jonathan Quick is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous University Of Massachusetts Amherst Alumni
Jonathan Quick Ice Hockey Player, Athlete