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Famous University Of Miami Alumni

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List Rules People 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 Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Baseball player, Actor, Athlete

Age: 43

Birthplace: Washington Heights, New York City, New York, United States of America

Alexander Emmanuel Rodriguez (born July 27, 1975), nicknamed "A-Rod", is an American former professional baseball shortstop and third baseman who played 22 seasons in Major League ...more

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Sylvester Stallone is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter

Age: 72

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Sylvester Enzio Stallone (; born Michael Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone, July 6, 1946) is an American actor, director, screenwriter, and producer. After his beginnings as a struggling actor for a ...more

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Ray Lewis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Athlete, American football player

Age: 43

Birthplace: Bartow, Florida, United States of America

Raymond Anthony Lewis Jr. (born May 15, 1975) is a former American football linebacker who played all of his 17-year professional career for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League ...more

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Dwayne Johnson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Wrestler, Television producer, Film Producer

Age: 46

Birthplace: Hayward, California, United States of America

Dwayne Douglas Johnson (born May 2, 1972), also known by his ring name The Rock, is an American actor, producer, and former professional wrestler. Johnson was a professional wrestler for the ...more

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Michael Irvin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Commentator, Actor, American football player

Age: 52

Birthplace: USA, Florida, Fort Lauderdale

Michael Jerome Irvin (born March 5, 1966) is a retired American football player, actor, and sports commentator. Irvin played college football at the University of Miami, then for the Dallas ...more

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Amar'e Stoudemire is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Basketball player, Actor

Age: 36

Birthplace: Lake Wales, Florida, United States of America

Amar'e Carsares Stoudemire (Hebrew: אמארה סטודמאייר‎; ; born November 16, 1982) is an American-Israeli professional basketball player who last played for Hapoel Jerusalem of the Israeli Premier ...more

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Warren Sapp is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Actor, American football player

Age: 43

Birthplace: Orlando, Florida, United States of America

Warren Carlos Sapp (born December 19, 1972) is a former American football defensive tackle. A Hall of Famer, Sapp played college football for the University of Miami, where he was recognized as ...more

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Gloria Estefan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Hotel Manager, Entrepreneur, Singer-songwriter

Age: 61

Birthplace: Havana, Cuba

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Enrique Iglesias is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Record producer, Musician, Singer-songwriter

Age: 43

Birthplace: Madrid, Spain

Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler (born 8 May 1975) is a Spanish singer, songwriter, actor and record producer who is widely regarded as the King of Latin Pop. Iglesias began his career during ...more

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Greg Louganis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Model, Author, Coach

Age: 59

Birthplace: El Cajon, California, United States of America

Gregory Efthimios Louganis (;born January 29, 1960) is an American Olympic diver, LGBT activist, and author who won gold medals at the 1984 and 1988 Summer Olympics, on both the springboard and ...more

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Ben Folds is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Record producer, Songwriter, Musician

Age: 52

Birthplace: Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States of America

Benjamin Scott Folds (born September 12, 1966) is an American singer-songwriter and record producer. From 1995 to 2000, Folds was the frontman and pianist of the alternative rock band Ben Folds ...more

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Jeff Garlin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Jeff Garlin Comedian, Television producer, Screenwriter

Age: 56

Birthplace: USA, Chicago, Illinois

Jeffrey Todd Garlin (born June 5, 1962) is an American comedian, actor, producer, director, and writer. He is widely known for playing Jeff Greene on the HBO show Curb Your Enthusiasm, Mort ...more

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Vince Wilfork is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Athlete, American football player

Age: 37

Birthplace: Boynton Beach, Florida

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Rick Barry is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Basketball player

Age: 74

Birthplace: Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States of America

Richard Francis Dennis Barry III (born March 28, 1944) is an American retired professional basketball player who played in both the American Basketball Association (ABA) and National Basketball ...more

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Ray Liotta is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting

Age: 64

Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, United States of America

Raymond Allen Liotta (Italian: [liˈɔtta]; born December 18, 1954) is an American actor, film producer, and voice actor. Liotta is known for his portrayal of Henry Hill in the crime drama ...more

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Vincent Bugliosi is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Author, Writer, Lawyer

Age: 84

Birthplace: Hibbing, Minnesota, United States of America

Vincent T. Bugliosi Jr. (; August 18, 1934 – June 6, 2015) was an American attorney and New York Times bestselling author. During his eight years in the Los Angeles County District Attorney's ...more
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Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
American football player

Age: 36

Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States of America

Santana Terrell Moss (born June 1, 1979) is a former American football wide receiver who played in the National Football League (NFL) for fourteen seasons. He played college football for the ...more

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Steve-O is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Stunt Performer, Rapper, Comedian

Age: 44

Birthplace: Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom

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Gene Roddenberry is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Gene Roddenberry Pilot, Futurist, Police officer

Age: Dec. at 70 (1921-1991)

Birthplace: El Paso, Texas

Eugene Wesley Roddenberry (August 19, 1921 – October 24, 1991) was an American television screenwriter, producer and creator of the original Star Trek television series, and its first spin-off ...more

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Nancy Kulp is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Politician, Actor, Voice acting

Age: Dec. at 70 (1921-1991)

Birthplace: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Nancy Jane Kulp (August 28, 1921 – February 3, 1991) was an American character actress best known as Miss Jane Hathaway on the CBS television series The Beverly Hillbillies.
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Willis McGahee is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
American football player

Age: 34

Birthplace: Miami, Florida

Willis Andrew McGahee III (born October 21, 1981) is a former American football running back. He played college football at Miami, where he was recognized as a consensus All-American, and was ...more

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Jerry Herman is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Songwriter, Lyricist, Composer

Age: 87

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Jerry Herman (born July 10, 1931) is an American composer and lyricist, known for his work in Broadway musical theater. He composed the scores for the hit Broadway musicals Hello, Dolly!, Mame, ...more

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Micky Arison is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Businessperson

Age: 69

Birthplace: Tel Aviv, Israel

Micky Arison (born June 29, 1949) is an Israeli-American businessman and chairman of Carnival Corporation, the world's largest cruise operator. From 1979 until 2013, he also served as CEO until ...more
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Charles Grodin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Television director, Comedian, Screenwriter

Age: 83

Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Charles Grodin (born April 21, 1935) is an American actor, comedian, author, and former television talk show host. Grodin began his acting career in the 1960s appearing in TV serials including ...more

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Grace Slick is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous University Of Miami Alumni
Illustrator, Painter, Songwriter

Age: 79

Birthplace: USA, Highland Park, Illinois

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