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List Rules People on this list must have gone to University of South Florida and be of some renown.

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

A factual list, featuring graduates like Hulk Hogan and Lauren Hutton.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of South Florida?” and “Which celebrities are University of South Florida alumni?”
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Hulk Hogan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Wrestler, Television producer, Entrepreneur
Terry Gene Bollea, better known by his ring name Hulk Hogan, is an American professional wrestler, actor, television personality, entrepreneur, and musician currently signed with WWE.
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Lauren Hutton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Television producer, Model, Actor
Lauren Hutton is an American model and actress. Hutton notably appeared on the cover of Vogue magazine on 28 occasions and earned more than any other model within a decade-long period.
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Mark Consuelos is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Television producer, Film Producer, Actor
Mark Andrew Consuelos is a Spanish-born American television and film actor.
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Gallagher is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Comedian
Gallagher is an American comedian and prop comic, known for smashing watermelons as part of his act.
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Kenny King is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Wrestler
Kenny D. Layne is an American professional wrestler, better known by his ring name, Kenny King, currently signed to Total Nonstop Action Wrestling where he is the current X Division Champion in ...more
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Daniel Rodimer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Wrestler
Daniel Rodimer is an American former professional wrestler better known by the ring name Dan Rodman. He is best known for his work with World Wrestling Entertainment wrestling on its Raw brand.
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Melissa Howard is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Melissa Beck, is a reality show personality, and comedian, known for her time as a cast member on the 2000 reality television series The Real World: New Orleans, and the 2002 - 2005 prank show ...more
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Ricky Luna is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Record producer, Musician, Singer-songwriter
Ricky Luna born José Enrique Luna on June 16, 1977, in East Los Angeles, California, is an American entertainer, actor, singer, musician, record producer, DJ, flying trapeze artist, and ...more
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Amanda Evora is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Figure Skater, Coach
Amanda Evora is an American pair skater. She competed with Mark Ladwig. They are two-time U.S. silver medalists, 2012 U.S. bronze medalists and two-time U.S. pewter medalists.
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Derrick Sharp is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Basketball player
Derrick Sharp is an American Israeli retired professional basketball player. Sharp was born in Orlando, Florida. He played college basketball with the University of South Florida, and then went ...more
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Joseph A Knight is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Joseph A. Knight is currently in his first role as part of Medtronic's Leadership Development Rotation Program (LDRP). He was a fellow in the Stanford Biodesign Program 2005-06.
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Tony La Russa is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Manager, Baseball player, Coach
Anthony "Tony" La Russa, Jr. is an American professional baseball player, manager, and executive. He is best known for his tenures as manager of the Chicago White Sox, Oakland ...more
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Aasif Mandvi is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor
Aasif Hakim Mandviwala, known professionally as Aasif Mandvi is an Indian-American actor and comedian. He began appearing as an occasional contributing correspondent on The Daily Show on August ...more
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Ronda Storms is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Politician, Lawyer, Teacher
Ronda R. Storms is an American politician representing her adopted home state of Florida. Affiliated with the Republican Party, she represented the 10th District in the Florida Senate from 2006 ...more
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Drake Hogestyn is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Actor
Drake Hogestyn is an American actor best known for his long running role as John Black on the American soap opera Days of Our Lives.
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Jaime Manrique is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Writer
Jaime Manrique Colombian American author, poet, and journalist.
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J. R. Reed is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
American football player
Herbert Lee "J. R." Reed is a former American football safety. He was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles in the fourth round of the 2004 NFL Draft. He played football at Hillsborough ...more
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Anthony Henry is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
American football player
Anthony Danel Henry is a former American football cornerback in the National Football League. He was drafted by the Cleveland Browns in the fourth round of the 2001 NFL Draft and also played for ...more
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George Reyes is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
George Reyes is the former CFO of Google. He was formerly a director of BEA Systems, Symantec, and LifeLock. Reyes was the CFO of Google from 2003–2008, his announcement of retirement came in ...more
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Kawika Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Kawika Mitchell American football player
Kawika Uilani Mitchell is a former American football linebacker in the National Football League. He was drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the second round in the 2003 NFL Draft and also ...more
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Gigi Fernández is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Tennis player
Beatriz "Gigi" Fernández is a former professional tennis player, the first female athlete from her native Puerto Rico to turn professional, the first Puerto Rican woman to ever ...more
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Lobo is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Singer-songwriter, Singer
Roland Kent LaVoie, better known by the stage name Lobo, is an American singer-songwriter who was successful in the early 1970s, scoring several U.S. Top 10 hits, including "Me and You and ...more
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Mario Díaz-Balart is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Political Assistant, Politician
Mario Rafael Díaz-Balart Caballero is a Republican U.S. Representative from Florida. He has represented a district in the Miami area since 2003, currently numbered as the 25th district. ...more
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John Chiang is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Politician
John Chiang is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who has served as the California State Treasurer since January 5, 2015. He previously served as California State ...more
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Mark Keil is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous University Of South Florida Alumni
Mark Keil Tennis player
Mark Keil is a former professional tennis player from the United States and now tennis coach who won five ATP World Tour doubles tournaments and was runner up at eight more.