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

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

This list below has a variety of graduates, like Angelina Jolie and Lady Gaga, in it.

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

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Rachel McAdams is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous York University Alumni

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Malin Åkerman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Malin Åkerman Television producer, Model, Actor

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Laura Vandervoort is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous York University Alumni

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Jay Manuel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Jay Manuel Art Director, Model, Photographer

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Scott Thompson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Scott Thompson Comedian, Film Producer, Screenwriter

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Rachel Perry is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous York University Alumni

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Thea Gill is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Thea Gill Actor, Singer

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Shyam Selvadurai is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Shyam Selvadurai Novelist, Writer

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Bruce LaBruce is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Bruce LaBruce Pornographic actor, Bassist, Film Producer

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Daniel David Moses is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Daniel David Moses Writer, Playwright

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Melyssa Ford is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Melyssa Ford Fashion Model, Actor

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Scott Speedman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous York University Alumni

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Steve MacLean is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Steve MacLean Physicist, Astronaut

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Trish Stratus is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Trish Stratus Wrestler, Model

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Spencer Rice is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Spencer Rice Television director, Television producer, Screenwriter

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Ian Scott is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Ian Scott Politician

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Sergio Marchionne is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Sergio Marchionne Accountant, Businessperson

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Orville Lloyd Douglas is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Orville Lloyd Douglas Journalist, Writer

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Henry Czerny is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Henry Czerny Actor

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Victoria Pratt is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Victoria Pratt Model, Author, Actor

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Belinda Stronach is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Belinda Stronach Businessperson, Politician, Philanthropist

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Stacey Farber is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous York University Alumni

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John Tory is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous York University Alumni
John Tory Businessperson, Politician, Lobbyist

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Conrad Black is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Conrad Black Publisher, Businessperson, Investor

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Gordon O'Connor is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Gordon O'Connor Soldier, Consultant

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Tim Crane is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Tim Crane Educator, Philosopher

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Jack Layton is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Jack Layton Activist, Politician, Professor

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Rick Dykstra is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Rick Dykstra Businessperson, Lobbyist

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Alan Tonks is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Alan Tonks Politician

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Roy McMurtry is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Roy McMurtry Judge, Jurist, Lawyer

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Pat Quinn is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Pat Quinn Coach

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Mark Warner is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Mark Warner Lawyer

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Edmund Ho is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Edmund Ho Chartered Accountant, Politician

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Deborah Coyne is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Deborah Coyne Educator, Author, Lawyer

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Miriam Waddington is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous York University Alumni

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Shannon Bramer is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Shannon Bramer Poet, Writer, Teacher

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Dominic Matthew Simon Stern is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Dominic Matthew Simon Stern Community mental health service, Consultant

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Beatrice Politi is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Beatrice Politi Journalist, TV Journalist, Television Editor

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Sandie Rinaldo is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Sandie Rinaldo Journalist, Film Producer, Screenwriter

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John McNee is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous York University Alumni
John McNee Diplomat

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Lesa Mayes-Stringer is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Lesa Mayes-Stringer Bobsleigher

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Navdeep Bains is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Navdeep Bains Politician

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Peter Van Loan is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous York University Alumni

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Karen Cockburn is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Karen Cockburn Trampoline Gymnast

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Adrian Raine is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Adrian Raine Accountant, Educator, Professor

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Omar Alghabra is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Omar Alghabra Engineer

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Moulann Chang is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Moulann Chang Songwriter, Singer

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Arturo Brion is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Arturo Brion Judge, Politician, Lawyer

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Zain Verjee is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous York University Alumni
Zain Verjee Journalist, TV Journalist, Presenter

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B. W. Powe is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous York University Alumni
B. W. Powe Novelist, Philosopher