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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Winston-Salem State University and be of some renown.

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

List contains graduates like Earl Monroe and Stephen A. Smith.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Winston-Salem State University?” and “Which celebrities are Winston-Salem State University alumni?”
Stephen A. Smith is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Winston-Salem State University Alumni
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Stephen Anthony Smith, more commonly known as Stephen A., is an American television personality, host, radio host, and former sports journalist. Smith is a commentator on ESPN First Take, where he appears with Skip Bayless and Cari Champion. Smith also currently hosts The Stephen A. Smith and Ryan ...more

Profession: Sports journalism, Talk show host, Basketball player, Journalist, Presenter, + more

Age: 48

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Credits: SportsCenter, Pardon the Interruption, First Take, Quite Frankly with Stephen A. Smith, Vanishing Point

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Earl Monroe is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Winston-Salem State University Alumni
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Vernon Earl Monroe is an American retired professional basketball player. He played for two teams, the Baltimore Bullets and the New York Knicks, during his career in the National Basketball Association. Both teams have retired Monroe's number. Due to his on-court success and flashy style-of-play, ...more

Profession: Basketball player, Coach

Age: 72

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Credits: ESPN: Black Magic, Black Magic

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#34 on The Best NBA Player Nicknames

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Louis Farrakhan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Winston-Salem State University Alumni
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Louis Farrakhan Muhammad, Sr. is the leader of the religious group Nation of Islam. He served as the minister of major mosques in Boston and Harlem, and was appointed by the longtime NOI leader, Elijah Muhammad, as the National Representative of the Nation of Islam. After Warith Deen Muhammad ...more

Profession: Politician

Age: 83

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

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John L. Adams is an American film and television actor. After attending Winston-Salem State University, Adams moved to Los Angeles where he began a career as a stand-up comic, performing at such venues as The Improv, The Laugh Factory, The Comedy Store, as well as the Riviera Casino in Las Vegas. In ...more

Profession: Actor

Age: 45

Birthplace: USA, North Carolina, Winston-Salem

Credits: The Dead Zone, The Dead Zone, Just Deal

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