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

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

These graduates, like Beulah Bondi and Erle Stanley Gardner include images when available.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Valparaiso University?” and “Which celebrities are Valparaiso University alumni?”

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Lowell Thomas is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Lowell Thomas Businessperson, Journalist, Screenwriter

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Beulah Bondi is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Beulah Bondi Actor

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Andrieus A. Jones is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni

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Otis R. Bowen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Otis R. Bowen Politician, Physician

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Jeremiah Wright is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Jeremiah Wright Pastor, Preacher

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Benjamin F. Shively is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni

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William Valentine is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
William Valentine Missionary, Minister of religion

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Jon Costas is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Jon Costas Politician

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George W. Norris is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
George W. Norris Judge, Politician, Lawyer

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Erle Stanley Gardner is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Erle Stanley Gardner Novelist, Author, Lawyer

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Scott Drew is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Scott Drew Basketball Coach, Coach

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Lloyd McClendon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Lloyd McClendon Baseball player, Coach

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Kathi Seifert is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Kathi Seifert Businessperson

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William Farina is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
William Farina Lawyer

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Jeff Walz is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Jeff Walz Politician, Political scientist

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Michael Essany is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Michael Essany Talk show host, Politician, Comedian

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Steve Buyer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Steve Buyer Politician

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John E. Miller is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
John E. Miller

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Bryce Drew is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Bryce Drew Basketball Coach, Basketball player

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John Lutz is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
John Lutz Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor

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Karen Tallian is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Karen Tallian Lawyer

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Fernandus Payne is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni

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Nick Browder is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Nick Browder American football player

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Flem D. Sampson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni

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Fred Thurston is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Fred Thurston American football player

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Wayne King is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Wayne King Songwriter, Musician, Singer

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Patrick H. Kelley is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Patrick H. Kelley Politician

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William E. Dannemeyer is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni

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Caleb Powers is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Caleb Powers Politician, Lawyer

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Craig McKenzie is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Craig McKenzie Sports agent, Writer

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Craig S. Morford is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni

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Marya Zaturenska is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Marya Zaturenska Poet, Author

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Roy E. Ayers is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Roy E. Ayers Lawyer

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Samuel B. Huston is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Samuel B. Huston

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Luboš Bartoň is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Luboš Bartoň

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Wally Gilbert is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Wally Gilbert Baseball player

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Jim Wacker is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Jim Wacker Coach

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Jim Arnold is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Jim Arnold Sheriff

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Thurman C. Crook is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Thurman C. Crook Politician

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Abe Gibron is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Abe Gibron American Football coach, American football player

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Adam Benjamin, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni

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Sandra Masin is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Sandra Masin Insurance broker, Real Estate Broker, Legislator

Famous Teenage Mothers

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Garry Puetz is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Garry Puetz American football player

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Jon Sorenson is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Jon Sorenson Mathematician

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Julie Meyer is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Julie Meyer Businessperson, Investor, Entrepreneur

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Gordon Browning is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Gordon Browning

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Rene Steinke is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Rene Steinke Novelist

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Henry Teigan is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni

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Clayton Lawrence Bissell is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni

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Hank Olmsted is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Valparaiso University Alumni
Hank Olmsted Baseball player