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

The list you're viewing is made up of graduates like John Mellencamp and Shawn Marion.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Vincennes University?” and “Which celebrities are Vincennes University alumni?”
John Mellencamp is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Vincennes University Alumni
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John J Mellencamp, also known as John Cougar Mellencamp, is an American rock singer-songwriter, musician, painter and occasional actor known for his catchy, populist brand of heartland rock which emphasizes traditional instrumentation. Mellencamp rose to superstardom in the 1980s while "honing an almost startlingly plainspoken writing style that, starting in 1982, yielded a string of Top 10 singles," including "Hurts So Good," "Jack & Diane," "Crumblin' Down," “Pink Houses,” "Lonely Ol' Night," "Small Town," "R.O.C.K. in the U.S.A.," "Paper in Fire," and "Cherry Bomb." He has sold over 40 million albums worldwide and has amassed 22 Top 40 hits in the United States. In addition, he holds the ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 66

Birthplace: Seymour, Indiana, United States of America

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#77 on The Best Rock Vocalists

#78 on The Greatest Rock Songwriters of All Time

#53 on Which Bands Or Musicians Do You Most Want To See Before They (Or You) Kick The Bucket?

#72 on The Greatest Musical Artists of the '80s

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Shawn Marion is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Vincennes University Alumni
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Shawn Dwayne Marion is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association. Born in Waukegan, Illinois, Marion attended high school in Clarksville, Tennessee. Before transferring to the University of Nevada-Las Vegas, Marion attended the junior college Vincennes University for two years. In 1999, the Phoenix Suns drafted Marion, who was the ninth overall pick and would remain with the Suns until midway through the 2007–08 season. The Suns traded Marion to the Miami Heat, who then traded Marion to the Toronto Raptors for the 2008–09 season. Marion was traded again and joined the Mavericks in 2009 and was the team's ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 39

Birthplace: Waukegan, Illinois, United States of America

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#62 on The Best NBA Player Nicknames

#43 on The Best NBA Players of the Decade

#36 on The Best Small Forwards of All Time

#48 on People Who Should Be in the Basketball Hall of Fame

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Carl Landry is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Vincennes University Alumni
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Carl Christopher Landry is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association. The 6'9", all-conference power forward played college basketball for the Purdue Boilermakers from 2004 to 2007. He is the older brother of Marcus Landry. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 34

Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America

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Newton Lee is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Vincennes University Alumni
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Newton Lee is a computer scientist who is an author and administrator in the field of education and technology commercialization. ...more on Wikipedia

Birthplace: Hong Kong, China

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