American University Notable Alumni

Discover the notable alumni of American University. The list includes people like Goldie Hawn, Jordan Belfort, Henry Rollins, Robert Byrd & Alice Paul. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as media personalities, film & theater personalities, lawyers & judges, writers and business people etc.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Cass Elliot

Cass Elliot
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: September 19, 1941
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: July 29, 1974
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 2 Judith Sheindlin

Judith Sheindlin
13
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: TV personality
Birthdate: October 21, 1942
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 3 Jordan Belfort

Jordan Belfort
26
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Author of 'The Wolf of Wall Street'
Birthdate: July 9, 1962
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: The Bronx, New York, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 4 Bryan Callen

Bryan Callen
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: January 26, 1967
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Manila, Philippines
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 5 Alice Paul

Alice Paul
2
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Women's rights activist
Birthdate: January 11, 1885
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Mount Laurel Township, New Jersey, United States
Died: July 9, 1977

 6 Nancy Meyers

Nancy Meyers
2
Famous As: Director
Birthdate: December 8, 1949
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Pennsylvania, USA
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 7 Kathy Reichs

Kathy Reichs
1
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: July 7, 1948
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA
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 8 Willard Scott

Willard Scott
1
Famous As: Actor, Television actor, Writer
Birthdate: March 7, 1934
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Alexandria

 9 Maria Butina

Maria Butina
1
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: November 10, 1988
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Barnaul, Russia

 10 Iván Duque

Iván Duque
4
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: President of Colombia
Birthdate: August 1, 1976
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bogotá, Colombia
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 11 Neil Cavuto

Neil Cavuto
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Famous As: Journalist, Television presenter
Birthdate: September 22, 1958
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Westbury, New York

 12 Avram Glazer

Avram Glazer
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessperson
Birthdate: October 19, 1960
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Rochester, New York, United States

 13 Gary Cohn

Gary Cohn
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Vice chairman of IBM (Since 2021)
Birthdate: August 27, 1960
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States

 14 Max Brooks

Max Brooks
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 22, 1972
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 15 Virginia Hall

Virginia Hall
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Espionage agent
Birthdate: April 6, 1906
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: July 8, 1982

 16 Giuliana Rancic

Giuliana Rancic
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: August 17, 1974
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Naples, Italy
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 17 Corey Lewandowski

Corey Lewandowski
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: American commentator
Birthdate: September 18, 1973
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lowell, Massachusetts, United States

 18 Gale Harold

Gale Harold
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 10, 1969
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Decatur, Georgia, USA
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 19 Alisyn Camerota

Alisyn Camerota
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Famous As: Journalist, Political Commentator
Birthdate: June 21, 1966
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Shrewsbury, New Jersey, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 20 Judy Smith

Judy Smith
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Famous As: Crisis manager
Birthdate: October 27, 1958
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States

 21 David Gregory

David Gregory
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: August 24, 1970
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 22 Loretta Sanchez

Loretta Sanchez
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: January 7, 1960
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Lynwood, California Lynwood, California, United States U.S.

 23 John Fahey

John Fahey
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Guitarist
Birthdate: February 28, 1939
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: February 22, 2001

 24 Zheng Cao

Zheng Cao
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Opera Singer, Soprano Singer
Birthdate: July 9, 1966
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Shanghai, China
Died: February 21, 2013

 25 Princess Iman bint Hussein

Princess Iman bint Hussein
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Princess
Birthdate: April 24, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Amman, Jordan

 26 Kermit Washington

Kermit Washington
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: September 17, 1951
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Height: 6'8" (203 cm)

 27 Robert Kagan

Robert Kagan
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: September 26, 1958
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Athens, Greece

 28 Adrian Cronauer

Adrian Cronauer
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Lawyer, Radio personality
Birthdate: September 8, 1938
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Pittsburgh

 29 Star Jones

Star Jones
1
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer, Journalist, Television Personality & Fashion Designer
Birthdate: March 24, 1962
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Badin, North Carolina, United States
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 30 Tom Goldstein

Tom Goldstein
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer who founded SCOTUSblog, a prominent blog covering the Supreme Court
Birthdate: 1970 AD
Birthplace: United States

 31 Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa

Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa
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Famous As: King
Birthdate: June 3, 1931
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Jasra, Bahrain
Died: March 6, 1999

 32 Susan Eisenberg

Susan Eisenberg
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Famous As: Voice Actress
Birthdate: August 21, 1964
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, United States

 33 James Tiptree Jr.

James Tiptree Jr.
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: August 24, 1915
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, U.S
Died: May 19, 1987

 34 Petra Kelly

Petra Kelly
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former politician who help found Germany's Green Party and was awarded the Right Livelihood Award in 1982
Birthdate: November 29, 1947
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Günzburg, Germany
Died: October 1, 1992

 35 Lynne Stewart

Lynne Stewart
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: October 8, 1939
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Brooklyn
Died: March 7, 2017

 36 Keith Mitchell

Keith Mitchell
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Prime Minister of Grenada
Birthdate: November 12, 1946
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Saint George, Grenada

 37 Bruce Schneier

Bruce Schneier
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Cryptographer, Mathematician, Computer scientist
Birthdate: January 15, 1963
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York City

 38 Jacqui Frazier-Lyde

Jacqui Frazier-Lyde
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: December 2, 1961
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Beaufort, South Carolina, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 39 Allen Chastanet

Allen Chastanet
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Leader of the Opposition of Saint Lucia
Birthdate: 1960 AD
Birthplace: Saint Lucia

 40 Henepola Gunaratana

Henepola Gunaratana
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Monk
Birthdate: December 7, 1927
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Henepola, Sri Lanka

 41 Ann Beattie

Ann Beattie
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: September 8, 1947
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States

 42 Greg Lukianoff

Greg Lukianoff
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: President of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education
Birthdate: 1974 AD
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States

 43 Florence Virginia King

Florence Virginia King
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Listed In:
Famous As: Novelist, Writer
Birthdate: January 5, 1936
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 44 Suneil Anand

Suneil Anand
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 30, 1956
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Zurich, Switzerland
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 45 Sulaiman Al-Fahim

Sulaiman Al-Fahim
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Famous As: Television personality
Birthdate: 1977 AD
Birthplace: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

 46 Tom Shales

Tom Shales
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: November 3, 1944
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Elgin

 47 Abdirahman Mohamed Abdullahi

Abdirahman Mohamed Abdullahi
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 4th Speaker of the Somaliland House of Representatives
Birthdate: April 24, 1955
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hargeisa, Somaliland

 48 Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa

Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 21, 1969
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Riffa, Bahrain

 49 Carroll A. Campbell Jr.

Carroll A. Campbell Jr.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 112th Governor of South Carolina
Birthdate: July 24, 1940
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Greenville, South Carolina, United States
Died: December 7, 2005

 50 Claudia Chamorro Barrios

Claudia Chamorro Barrios
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 1952 AD
Birthplace: Nicaragua
American University is one of the top ranked universities in the US. Located in the capital city of the US, AU recognises itself as a global university known for its tradition of welcoming students from across the world. A home to over 1,370 students from over 130 countries, AU’s diversity is also reflected in the academics, faculty, and exchange programs. Getting into the nitty-gritty of the university, AU has six schools, out of which the School of International Service is ranked the 8th in the world for Graduate Program and 9th for Undergrad. The Princeton Review’s annual survey reported that AU was named the most politically active school in the nation, especially during the years 2008, 2010, and 2012. AU was even ranked as ‘Best Buy’ college in relation to the cost of attendance but in the year 2013, it was listed on Daily Beast as one of the least affordable colleges. With academic programs and courses in International Service, Human Rights, and Public Affairs, AU’s educational database does have a heavy background with student participation even in Peace Corps and Community Service. American University’s incredible credibility even lies in the list of amazing alumni who still call themselves as a proud AU grad. Now gaining popularity in different walks of life, famous TV personalities like Goldie Hawn, Dannie Glover, Giuliana Rancic, and even Mike O’Meara are some of the names in the AU alumni list. This list of notable American University alumni is based on the individual’s achievements and fame. We are quite certain that you will be surprised by some of the notable American University alumni who made it to this list.