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

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

Baruch Goldstein and Chaim Potok are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

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

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Gil Student is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Gil Student Publisher, Quantitative analyst, Rabbi

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Kevin O. Leslie is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Kevin O. Leslie Physician

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Norman Lamm is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Norman Lamm Rabbi

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Samuel J. Danishefsky is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni

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Chaim Potok is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Chaim Potok Rabbi, Novelist, Author

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Ivan Wilzig is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Ivan Wilzig Musician, Banker, Lawyer

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Aharon Lichtenstein is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni

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Hillel Furstenberg is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Hillel Furstenberg Mathematician

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Allen Mandelbaum is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Allen Mandelbaum Poet, Educator, Translator

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Brian Segal is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni

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Marc Schneier is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni

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Baruch Goldstein is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Baruch Goldstein Physician

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Aaron Klein is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Aaron Klein Journalist, Author

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Efraim Zuroff is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Efraim Zuroff Nazi hunter, Historian

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Sheldon Silver is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Sheldon Silver Politician, Lawyer

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Shlomo Riskin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni

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Samuel L. Greitzer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Samuel L. Greitzer Mathematician

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Arthur Schneier is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni

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Barbara Olson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Barbara Olson Writer, Lawyer

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Benjamin Yudin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni

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Lucy Kaplansky is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Lucy Kaplansky Songwriter, Singer

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Arthur S. Abramson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Arthur S. Abramson Scientist

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Walter Wurzburger is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni

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Shalom Carmy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Shalom Carmy Rabbi, Philosopher

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Marc D. Angel is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni

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Ari L. Goldman is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Ari L. Goldman Journalist, Professor

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Olga A. Méndez is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Olga A. Méndez Politician

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Mark Dratch is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Mark Dratch Rabbi

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Eli M. Black is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Eli M. Black Businessperson

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Herschel Schacter is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni

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Ryan Karben is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Ryan Karben Politician, Lawyer

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Avi Weiss is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Avi Weiss Rabbi

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Leon Charney is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Leon Charney Lawyer

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Michael Schudrich is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni

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Nachum Segal is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Nachum Segal

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Barry Mehler is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Barry Mehler

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Abraham David Sofaer is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni

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William Schwartz is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
William Schwartz Lawyer

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Zvi Sobolofsky is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Zvi Sobolofsky Rabbi

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Robert Gluck is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Robert Gluck

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Erez Lieberman Aiden is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni

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Rachel Hirschfeld is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Rachel Hirschfeld Lawyer

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Vito Lopez is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Vito Lopez Politician

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Michael Rosensweig is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Michael Rosensweig

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David Rosenhan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
David Rosenhan Psychologist

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Zale Newman is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Zale Newman Politician

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Yosef Hayim Yerushalmi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Yosef Hayim Yerushalmi

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Arnold Markowitz is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Arnold Markowitz

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Jeff Ballabon is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Jeff Ballabon

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Jack Goldman is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Yeshiva University Alumni
Jack Goldman Physicist