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Famous University Of Miami Alumni

Updated July 22, 2019 40.9k views50 items

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

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

These graduates, like Alex Rodriguez and Sylvester Stallone include images when available. This list also includes famous Miami Hurricanes like Dwayne Johnson (The Rock) and Ray Lewis. It's The U! That's all you need to know!

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

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  • Alex Rodriguez1

    Alex Rodriguez

    Baseball player, Actor


    BirthplaceWashington Heights, New York City, New York, United States of America

    Alexander Emmanuel Rodriguez (born July 27, 1975), nicknamed "A-Rod", is an American former... more on Wikipedia

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  • Sylvester Stallone2

    Sylvester Stallone

    Television producer, Film Producer


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Sylvester Enzio Stallone (; born Michael Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone, July 6, 1946) is an... more on Wikipedia

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  • Ray Lewis3

    Ray Lewis

    Athlete, American football player


    BirthplaceBartow, Florida, United States of America

    Raymond Anthony Lewis Jr. (born May 15, 1975) is a former American football linebacker who... more on Wikipedia
  • Dwayne Johnson4

    Dwayne Johnson

    Wrestler, Television producer


    BirthplaceHayward, California, United States of America

    Dwayne Douglas Johnson (born May 2, 1972), also known by his ring name The Rock, is an... more on Wikipedia

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  • Michael Irvin5

    Michael Irvin

    Commentator, Actor


    BirthplaceFort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America

    Michael Jerome Irvin (born March 5, 1966) is a retired American football player, actor, and... more on Wikipedia

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  • Amar'e Stoudemire6

    Amar'e Stoudemire

    Basketball player, Actor


    BirthplaceLake Wales, Florida, United States of America

    Amar'e Carsares Stoudemire (Hebrew: אמארה סטודמאייר‎; ; born November 16, 1982) is an ... more on Wikipedia

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  • Warren Sapp7

    Warren Sapp

    Actor, American football player


    BirthplaceOrlando, Florida, United States of America

    Warren Carlos Sapp (born December 19, 1972) is a former American football defensive tackle. A... more on Wikipedia

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  • Gloria Estefan8

    Gloria Estefan

    Hotel Manager, Entrepreneur


    BirthplaceHavana, Cuba

    Gloria Estefan (born September 1, 1957) is a Cuban-American singer, songwriter, actress, and... more on Wikipedia

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  • Enrique Iglesias9

    Enrique Iglesias

    Record producer, Musician


    BirthplaceMadrid, Spain

    Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler (born 8 May 1975) is a Spanish singer, songwriter, actor and... more on Wikipedia

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  • Greg Louganis10

    Greg Louganis

    Model, Author


    BirthplaceEl Cajon, California, United States of America

    Gregory Efthimios Louganis (;born January 29, 1960) is an American Olympic diver, LGBT... more on Wikipedia

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  • Ben Folds11

    Ben Folds

    Record producer, Songwriter


    BirthplaceWinston-Salem, North Carolina, United States of America

    Benjamin Scott Folds (born September 12, 1966) is an American singer-songwriter and record... more on Wikipedia

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  • Jeff Garlin12

    Jeff Garlin

    Comedian, Television producer


    BirthplaceUSA, Chicago, Illinois

    Jeffrey Todd Garlin (born June 5, 1962) is an American comedian, actor, producer, director,... more on Wikipedia


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  • Vince Wilfork13

    Vince Wilfork

    Athlete, American football player


    BirthplaceBoynton Beach, Florida

    Vincent Lamar Wilfork (born November 4, 1981) is a former American football nose tackle who... more on Wikipedia
  • Rick Barry14

    Rick Barry

    Basketball player


    BirthplaceElizabeth, New Jersey, United States of America

    Richard Francis Dennis Barry III (born March 28, 1944) is an American retired professional... more on Wikipedia

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  • Ray Liotta15

    Ray Liotta

    Film Producer, Actor


    BirthplaceUSA, Newark, New Jersey

    Raymond Allen Liotta (Italian: [liˈɔtta]; born December 18, 1954) is an American actor, film... more on Wikipedia

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  • Vincent Bugliosi16

    Vincent Bugliosi

    Author, Writer


    BirthplaceHibbing, Minnesota, United States of America

    Vincent T. Bugliosi Jr. (; August 18, 1934 – June 6, 2015) was an American attorney and New... more on Wikipedia
  • Santana Moss17

    Santana Moss

    American football player


    BirthplaceUSA, Florida, Miami

    Santana Terrell Moss (born June 1, 1979) is a former American football wide receiver who... more on Wikipedia

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  • Steve-O18


    Stunt Performer, Rapper


    BirthplaceWimbledon, London, United Kingdom

    Stephen Gilchrist Glover (born June 13, 1974), better known by his stage name Steve-O, is an... more on Wikipedia

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  • Gene Roddenberry19

    Gene Roddenberry

    Pilot, Futurist

    AgeDec. at 70 (1921-1991)

    BirthplaceEl Paso, Texas

    Eugene Wesley Roddenberry (August 19, 1921 – October 24, 1991) was an American television... more on Wikipedia


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  • Nancy Kulp20

    Nancy Kulp

    Politician, Actor

    AgeDec. at 70 (1921-1991)

    BirthplaceHarrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Nancy Jane Kulp (August 28, 1921 – February 3, 1991) was an American character actress best... more on Wikipedia
  • Willis McGahee21

    Willis McGahee

    American football player


    BirthplaceMiami, Florida

    Willis Andrew McGahee III (born October 21, 1981) is a former American football running back.... more on Wikipedia

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  • Jerry Herman22

    Jerry Herman

    Songwriter, Lyricist


    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    Jerry Herman (born July 10, 1931) is an American composer and lyricist, known for his work in... more on Wikipedia

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  • Micky Arison23

    Micky Arison



    BirthplaceTel Aviv, Israel

    Micky Arison (born June 29, 1949) is an Israeli-American businessman and chairman of Carnival... more on Wikipedia
  • Charles Grodin24

    Charles Grodin

    Television director, Comedian


    BirthplacePittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Charles Grodin (born April 21, 1935) is an American actor, comedian, author, and former... more on Wikipedia

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  • Grace Slick25

    Grace Slick

    Illustrator, Painter


    BirthplaceHighland Park, Illinois, USA

    Grace Barnett Wing Slick (born October 30, 1939) is an American singer-songwriter, musician,... more on Wikipedia

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