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Famous University Of Tampa Alumni

Updated October 13, 2018 6.1k views36 items

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

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

List is made up of a variety of graduates, including Chyna and Tino Martinez.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Tampa?” and “Which celebrities are University of Tampa alumni?”
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    Bodybuilder, Pornographic actor



    Chyna (born Joan Marie Laurer; December 27, 1969 – April 17, 2016) was an American...  more

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    Rod Blagojevich

    Prosecutor, Politician


    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, United States of America


    Rod Blagojevich (, born December 10, 1956) is an American former politician who served as the...  more

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    Paul Parlette Orndorff Jr. (born October 29, 1949) is an American former professional...  more

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  • 4

    John Matuszak

    Actor, American football player

    AgeDec. at 39 (1950-1989)

    BirthplaceOak Creek, Wisconsin, United States of America


    John Daniel Matuszak (October 25, 1950 – June 17, 1989) was an American football defensive end...  more
  • 5

    Lou Piniella

    Manager, Baseball player


    BirthplaceWest Tampa, Tampa, Florida


    Louis Victor Piniella ( usually ; born August 28, 1943) is a former professional baseball...  more

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    D. James Kennedy

    Televangelist, Writer

    AgeDec. at 77 (1930-2007)

    BirthplaceAugusta, Georgia


    Dennis James Kennedy (November 3, 1930 – September 5, 2007) was an American pastor,...  more
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    Tino Martinez

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceWest Tampa, Tampa, Florida, United States of America


    Constantino "Tino" Martinez (born December 7, 1967) is an American former professional...  more

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    Juan Camilo Mouriño

    Politician, Economist

    AgeDec. at 37 (1971-2008)

    BirthplaceMadrid, Spain


    Juan Camilo Mouriño Terrazo (1 August 1971 – 4 November 2008) was a Mexican politician...  more
  • 9

    Bob Martinez

    Politician, Actor


    BirthplaceTampa, Florida, Contiguous United States, Area code 813, United States of America


    Robert Martinez (born December 25, 1934 in Tampa, Florida) is a retired American politician...  more
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    Douglas Brian "Pete" Peterson (born June 26, 1935) is an American politician and diplomat. He...  more
  • 11

    Rielle Hunter

    Film Producer, Screenwriter


    BirthplaceFort Lauderdale, Florida, United States of America


    Rielle Hunter (born Lisa Jo Druck on March 20, 1964, also known as Lisa Hunter, Lisa Jo...  more
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    Scott Leonard

    Record producer, Singer-songwriter


    BirthplaceIndianapolis, Indiana, United States of America


    Charles Scott Leonard IV (born October 11, 1965) is an American singer and a member of the...  more
  • 13

    Noah Jackson

    American football player


    BirthplaceJacksonville Beach, Jacksonville, Florida


    Noah Jackson (born April 14, 1951 in Jacksonville Beach, Florida) is a former American...  more


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    Christopher Sullivan

    Christopher Sullivan (born April 18, 1965 in San Jose, California) is a retired U.S. soccer...  more
  • 15

    Dick A. Greco



    BirthplaceTampa, Florida, United States of America


    Richard Attilio Greco (born September 14, 1933) is a politician, businessman, and civic...  more
  • 16

    Ron Mikolajczyk

    American football player


    BirthplacePassaic, New Jersey


    Ronald K. Mikolajczyk (born June 2, 1950 in Passaic, New Jersey) is a retired professional...  more
  • 17

    Freddie Solomon

    American football player

    AgeDec. at 59 (1953-2012)

    BirthplaceSumter, South Carolina


    Freddie Solomon (January 11, 1953 – February 13, 2012) was a professional American football...  more
  • 18

    Steve Boyett

    Disc jockey, Writer


    BirthplaceAtlanta, Georgia


    Steven R. Boyett, also known as DJ Steve Boyett, is a writer and disc jockey based in Northern...  more
  • 19

    Mike Rabelo

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceNew Port Richey, Florida


    Michael Gregory Rabelo (born January 17, 1980) is a former Major League Baseball catcher. He...  more
  • 20


    BirthplaceBossier City, Louisiana, United States of America


    Earl C. Poitier is an American actor....  more
  • 21

    Greg Kraft



    BirthplaceDetroit, Michigan


    Greg Kraft (born April 4, 1964) is an American professional golfer who has played on the...  more
  • 22

    Leon McQuay

    Leon McQuay (March 19, 1950 – November 29, 1995) was an American football running back....  more
  • 23

    Ozzie Timmons

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceTampa, Florida


    Osborne Llewellyn Timmons (born September 18, 1970), is an American former professional...  more
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    Braulio Alonso (December 16, 1916 – June 5, 2010) was a high school and junior high school...  more
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    Ronald E. Ray

    Ronald Eric Ray (born December 7, 1941) is a former United States Army officer and a recipient...  more