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Famous University Of Pittsburgh Alumni

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

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

List is made up of many different graduates, including Dan Marino and Joe Manganiello.

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

    Jenna Morasca

    Wrestler, Model
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    Mark Cuban

    Businessperson, Television producer
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    Gene Kelly

    Television producer, Film Producer
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    Andrew W. Mellon

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    Ron Paul

    Politician, Author
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    James Traficant

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    Justin Sane

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    Vladimir K. Zworykin

    Inventor, Engineer
    Vladimir Kosmich Zworykin (Russian: Влади́мир Козьми́ч Зворы́кин, Vladimir Koz'mich Zvorykin;...  more
  • 9

    Fred Cox

    Inventor, American football player
    Frederick William Cox is a former National Football League kicker who played for the Minnesota...  more
  • 10

    Zelda Rubinstein

    Medical technologist, Actor
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    Beth Ostrosky Stern

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  • 12

    Mike Ditka

    American Football coach, Coach
    Michael Keller Ditka (born October 18, 1939) is an American former football player, coach, and...  more

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    Robinson Jeffers

    Poet, Environmentalist
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  • 14

    Wangari Maathai

    Politician, Environmentalist
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  • 15

    Abul Hussam

    Chemist, Professor
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    Susan Arnold

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  • 17

    Fred Rogers

    Television Show Host, Songwriter
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    Matt Bloom

    Wrestler, American football player
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  • 19

    Michael Chabon

    Novelist, Screenwriter
    Michael Chabon ( SHAY-bon; born May 24, 1963) is an American novelist, screenwriter, columnist...  more
  • 20

    John Irving

    Novelist, Screenwriter
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  • 21

    Felipe de Ortego y Gasca

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  • 22

    Jeff Bergman

    Voice acting
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  • 23

    Richard Mellon Scaife

    Newspaper publisher
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  • 24

    Mark Stepnoski

    American football player
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    Tony Woods

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