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Famous Xavier University Alumni

Updated July 22, 2019 17.9k views86 items

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

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

Items on this list include John Boehner and Frank Robinson.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Xavier University?” and “Which celebrities are Xavier University alumni?”
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  • 1
    John Boehner

    John Boehner

    Businessperson, Politician

    Age70

    BirthplaceReading, Ohio, United States, with Territories, Hamilton County

    John Andrew Boehner ( BAY-nər; born November 17, 1949) is an American politician who served as... more on Wikipedia

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  • 2
    Tyrone Hill

    Tyrone Hill

    Basketball player, Coach

    Age52

    BirthplaceCincinnati, Ohio

    Tyrone Hill (born March 19, 1968) is an American retired basketball player and, since 2008–09,... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Ken Blackwell

    Ken Blackwell

    Politician, Diplomat

    Age72

    BirthplaceOhio, Cincinnati, United States of America, United States, with Territories

    John Kenneth Blackwell (born February 28, 1948) is an American politician, author, and... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    George Schaefer
    George Schaefer, Jr. is the former CEO of Fifth Third Bancorp in Cincinnati, Ohio, a financial... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    Frank Robinson

    Frank Robinson

    Manager, Baseball player

    Age85

    BirthplaceBeaumont, Texas

    Frank Robinson (August 31, 1935 – February 7, 2019) was an American professional baseball... more on Wikipedia

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  • 6
    Norman Francis

    Age89

    BirthplaceLafayette, Louisiana

    Dr. Norman Christopher Francis (born March 20, 1931 in Lafayette, Louisiana), is a former... more on Wikipedia
  • 7
    William B. Morris

    William B. Morris

    Laboratory Technician

    AgeDec. at 34 (1931-1965)

    BirthplaceCincinnati, Ohio

    William Morris was a passenger onboard American Airlines flight 383. He was killed in the...
  • 8
    James Posey

    James Posey

    Basketball player

    Age43

    BirthplaceCleveland, Ohio

    James Mikely Mantell Posey Jr. (born January 13, 1977) is an American former professional... more on Wikipedia
  • 9

    Garry Wills

    Journalist, Historian

    Age86

    BirthplaceAtlanta, Georgia

    Garry Wills (born May 22, 1934) is an American author, journalist, and historian, specializing... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Bruce Brown
  • 11
    Francis Wade

    Francis Wade

    Francis C. Wade (November 11, 1907 – July 6, 1987) was an American Jesuit and professor of... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Tomas Osmeña

    Tomas Osmeña

    Politician

    Age72

    BirthplaceManila, Philippines

    Tomas "Tommy" de la Rama Osmeña (Tagalog: [toˈmɐs ɔsˈmɛɲa]; born July 26, 1948) is a Filipino... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Julius Suralta

    Julius Suralta

    Systems Programmer, IT Consultant

    Age50

    BirthplaceCebu, Philippines

    He is an Internet and Network Marketer. He has a number of online stores and has interest in...
  • 14

    Jon Elrod

    Lawyer

    Age43

    BirthplaceIndianapolis, Indiana, United States of America

    Jonathan "Jon" Robert Elrod (born May 3, 1977) is an American attorney and politician. He is a... more on Wikipedia
  • 15

    Benjamin Abadiano

    Social activist

    Age57

    Benjamin Abadiano (born February 11, 1963) is a Filipino lexicographer who has worked in the... more on Wikipedia
  • 16
    Bill Cunningham

    Bill Cunningham

    Talk show host

    Age72

    BirthplaceCovington, Kentucky, United States of America

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  • 17
    Jorge A. Uribe

    Jorge A. Uribe

  • 18

    Charles Geschke

    Businessperson

    Age81

    BirthplaceCleveland, Ohio

    Charles M. "Chuck" Geschke (born September 11, 1939) is an American businessman. He is best... more on Wikipedia
  • 19

    Hal McPhail

    American football player

    AgeDec. at 65 (1912-1977)

    BirthplaceColumbus, Ohio

    Harold Thomas McPhail (October 26, 1912 – August 1977) was an American football fullback in... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Michael Hawkins

    Michael Hawkins

    Basketball player

    Age47

    BirthplaceCanton, Ohio

    Steven Michael Hawkins (born October 28, 1972), is an American former professional basketball... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    George Wilson

    George Wilson

    American football player

    AgeDied at 68 (1943-2011)

    BirthplaceOak Park, Illinois

    George William Wilson, Jr. (May 29, 1943 – August 6, 2011) was an American football player. He... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    Aaron Williams

    Aaron Williams

    Basketball player

    Age48

    BirthplaceEvanston, Illinois

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  • 23

    Age58

    BirthplaceFort Thomas, Kentucky

    Jennifer Garrison (born April 2, 1962) is an American politician of the Democratic party from... more on Wikipedia
  • 24
    Brian Grant

    Brian Grant

    Basketball player

    Age48

    BirthplaceColumbus, Ohio

    Brian Wade Grant (born March 5, 1972) is a retired American basketball player. He played the... more on Wikipedia

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    Steve Junker

    American football player

    Age85

    BirthplaceCincinnati, Ohio

    Steven Norbert Junker (born July 22, 1935) is a former American football player. He played in... more on Wikipedia