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Famous University Of South Alabama Alumni

Updated October 13, 2018 4.4k views25 items

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

The list you're viewing has a variety of graduates, like Luis Gonzalez and Juan Pierre, in it.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of South Alabama?” and “Which celebrities are University of South Alabama alumni?”
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    Michael Kearney

    Michael Kevin Kearney (born January 18, 1984) is known for setting several world records related to graduating at a young age, as well as teaching college while still a teenager. Additionally, as a...  more
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    Dan Povenmire

    Storyboard Artist, Television director


    BirthplaceSan Diego, California, USA

    Daniel Kingsley Povenmire (; born September 18, 1963) is an American television director, writer, producer, storyboard artist and voice actor associated with several animated television series....  more
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    Luis Gonzalez

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceTampa, Florida, United States of America

    Luis Emilio Gonzalez (born September 3, 1967), nicknamed "Gonzo", is an American former baseball outfielder who played 19 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for seven teams. Gonzalez spent his...  more
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    Margaret Carpenter

    Politician, Teacher


    BirthplaceDetroit, Michigan

    Margaret Mary Carpenter (born (1950-08-03)August 3, 1950 in Detroit, Michigan) was a Republican member of the North Carolina House of Representatives from the fifty-second district (Madison, Haywood,...  more
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    Juan Pierre

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceMobile, Alabama

    Juan D'Vaughn Pierre (born August 14, 1977) is an American former professional baseball outfielder. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) from 2000–2013 for the Colorado Rockies, Florida/Miami...  more
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    Allison Moorer

    Songwriter, Musician


    BirthplaceMonroeville, Alabama, United States of America

    Allison Moorer (born June 21, 1972) is an American singer/songwriter. She signed to MCA Nashville in 1997 and made her debut on the U.S. Billboard Country Chart with the release of her debut single,...  more

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    Heath Slocum



    BirthplaceBaton Rouge, Louisiana

    Tyler Heath Slocum (born February 3, 1974) is an American professional golfer who currently plays on the PGA Tour....  more
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    Marlon Anderson

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceMontgomery, Alabama

    Marlon Ordell Anderson (born January 6, 1974) is a former Major League Baseball utility player. He was widely known for his clutch hits, and writers for publications including The New York Times and...  more
  • 9

    Adam Lind

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceCenter Township, Muncie, Indiana

    Adam Alan Lind (born July 17, 1983) is an American professional baseball first baseman who is currently a free agent. He previously played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Toronto Blue Jays,...  more
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    David Freese

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceCorpus Christi, Texas

    David Richard Freese (born April 28, 1983) is an American professional baseball corner infielder for the Los Angeles Dodgers of Major League Baseball (MLB). He began his MLB career with the St. Louis...  more
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    Jon Lieber

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceCouncil Bluffs, Iowa

    Jonathan Ray Lieber (born April 2, 1970) is a former Major League Baseball (MLB) pitcher. He stands 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 m) tall and weighs 240 pounds (110 kg). He played for the Pittsburgh Pirates...  more
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    Eddie Stanky

    Manager, Baseball player

    AgeDec. at 82 (1916-1999)

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    Edward Raymond Stanky (September 3, 1915 – June 6, 1999) was an American professional baseball second baseman, shortstop and manager. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Chicago Cubs,...  more
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    P. J. Walters

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceDothan, Alabama

    Phillip DeWayne "P. J." Walters (born March 12, 1985) is an American former professional baseball pitcher. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the St. Louis Cardinals, Toronto Blue Jays and ...  more
  • 14

    Jackie Johnson

    Journalist, Actor


    BirthplaceMichigan, USA, Plymouth

    Jacqueline "Jackie" Johnson (born January 23, 1980) was an American weather forecaster and television personality for KCBS-TV news at 5, 6 and 11:00 pm in Los Angeles, California. She could also be...  more
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    BirthplaceMobile County, Ben May Main Library, Contiguous United States, United States of America, Area code 251

    Benjamin or Ben Brooks may refer to: Benjamin Brooks (politician), member of the Maryland House of Delegates Benjamin Brooks (businessman), see Clay Street Hill Railroad Benjamin Brooks (cyclist) in...  more
  • 16

    Steve Hawkins

    Basketball Coach


    BirthplaceVentura, California

    Stephen Greg Hawkins (born August 3, 1962) is an American college basketball coach and the current head men's basketball coach at Western Michigan University. He had previously served as the head...  more
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    Abu Mansoor Al-Amriki

    Omar Shafik Hammami (Arabic: عمر شفيق همّامي‎, Umar Shafīq Hammāmī; 6 May 1984 – 12 September 2013), also known by the pseudonym Abu Mansoor al-Amriki (Arabic: أبو منصور الأمريكي‎, Abū Manṣūr...  more
  • 18

    Dexter Shouse

    Dexter Wayne Shouse (born March 24, 1963) is a retired American basketball player who played college basketball at the University of South Alabama and in the NBA for the Philadelphia 76ers during the...  more
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    Michael Craig Dow (born 1947) is an American politician who was the four-term mayor of Mobile, Alabama (1989–2005), and is widely credited in the area with leading the redevelopment of downtown...  more
  • 20

    Rob Sawicki

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    Rodger McFarlane

    Rodger Allen McFarlane (February 25, 1955 – May 15, 2009) was an American gay rights activist who served as the first paid executive director of the Gay Men's Health Crisis and later served in...  more
  • 22

    Ann Weinacker

    Ann Weinacker is Associate Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary and Critical Care) at the Stanford University Medical Center at Stanford University....
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    Kristen N. Ganjoo is Assistant Professor of Medicine (Oncology) at the Stanford University Medical Center at Stanford University....  more
  • 24

    Leo Alexander



    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Leo Alexander is an American activist, broadcaster, and businessman from Washington, D.C.. He was born in Brooklyn, New York and raised in Copenhagen, Denmark and Alabama. He has a bachelor's degree...  more
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    Courtney Smith

    American football player


    BirthplaceNew Orleans, Louisiana

    Courtney A. Smith (born March 6, 1987) is an American football wide receiver who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the New York Jets of the National Football League after going undrafted in...  more