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Famous University Of Nevada, Reno Alumni

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

Items on this list include Gina Carano and Benjamin Wade.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Nevada, Reno?” and “Which celebrities are University of Nevada, Reno alumni?”
  • 1

    Jennifer Harman

    Professional Poker Player, Actor
    Jennifer C. Harman (born November 29, 1964, in Reno, Nevada) is an American professional poker...  more

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    Gina Carano

    Mixed Martial Artist, Model
    Gina Joy Carano (born April 16, 1982) is an American actress, television personality, fitness...  more

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  • 3

    Pat McCarran

    Politician, Lawyer
    Patrick Anthony McCarran (August 8, 1876 – September 28, 1954) was a Democratic United States...  more
  • 4
    Benjamin "Coach" Wade is an American reality television personality best known for being a...  more

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    Michelle More

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  • 6

    Suzanne Stonebarger

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  • 7

    Nick Fazekas

    Basketball player
    Nicholas Ryan Fazekas (ニコラス・ライアン・ファジーカス) (born June 17, 1985) is a US-born Japanese...  more
  • 8

    Ramon Sessions

    Basketball player
    Ramon Sessions (born April 11, 1986) is an American professional basketball player who last...  more
  • 9

    Stacey Cook

    Alpine skier, Athlete
    Stacey Janelle Cook (born July 3, 1984) is a World Cup alpine ski racer from the United...  more
  • 10

    Richard Bryan

    Politician, Attorney at law
    Richard Hudson Bryan (born July 16, 1937) is an American attorney and politician who served as...  more
  • 11
    Alan Harvey Bible (November 20, 1909 – September 12, 1988) was an American lawyer and...  more
  • 12

    Helen Delich Bentley

    Helen Delich Bentley (November 28, 1923 – August 6, 2016) was an American politician who was a...  more
  • 13

    Edgar Jones

    Basketball player
    Edgar Jones (born June 17, 1956) is a retired American professional basketball player who had...  more
  • 14

    Lyle Overbay

    Baseball player
    Lyle Stefan Overbay (born January 28, 1977) is an American former professional baseball first...  more
  • 15

    Marion Motley

    American football player
    Marion Motley (June 5, 1920 – June 27, 1999) was an American football fullback and linebacker...  more
  • 16
    Frank Grant Sawyer (December 14, 1918 – February 19, 1996) was an American politician. He was...  more
  • 17

    Harvey Dahl

    American football player
    Harvey Dahl (born June 24, 1981) is a former American football guard. He was signed by the...  more
  • 18

    Tony Moll

    American football player
    Tony Moll (born August 23, 1983) is a retired American football guard and offensive tackle of...  more
  • 19

    Mills Lane

    Judge, Soldier
    Mills Bee Lane III (born November 12, 1937) is an American former boxing referee and...  more
  • 20
    Walter Stephan Baring Jr. (September 9, 1911 – July 13, 1975) was a United States...  more
  • 21
    Barbara Buckley (born November 23, 1960 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is an attorney and...  more
  • 22

    Jorge Cordova

    American football player
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  • 23

    Brock Marion

    American football player
    Brock Elliot Marion (born June 11, 1970) is a former American football free safety who played...  more
  • 24

    Donato Cabrera

    Conductor, Musician
    Donato Cabrera is an American conductor with an active international career. He is the Music...  more
  • 25

    JaVale McGee

    Basketball player
    JaVale Lindy McGee (born January 19, 1988) is an American professional basketball player for...  more

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