Auburn University Notable Alumni

Discover the notable alumni of Auburn University. The list includes people like Lionel Richie, Charles Barkley, Bo Jackson, Tim Cook & Meghan McCarthy. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as singers, film & theater personalities, miscellaneous, sportspersons and musicians 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 Charles Barkley

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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: February 20, 1963
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Leeds, Alabama
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 2 Lionel Richie

Lionel Richie.
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: June 20, 1949
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tuskegee
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 3 Tim Cook

Tim Cook.
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Chief Executive Officer of Apple
Birthdate: November 1, 1960
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 4 Octavia Spencer

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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 25, 1972
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Montgomery, Alabama, United States
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 5 Bo Jackson

Bo Jackson.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Former Baseball & Football Player
Birthdate: November 30, 1962
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bessemer, Alabama, U.S.
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 6 Frank Thomas

Frank Thomas
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: May 27, 1968
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Columbus, Georgia, United States
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 7 Jimmy Wales

Jimmy Wales.
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Co-founder of Wikipedia
Birthdate: August 7, 1966
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Huntsville, Alabama, United States
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 8 Sunisa Lee

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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Gymnast
Birthdate: March 9, 2003
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 9 Apollo Crews

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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: August 22, 1987
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sacramento, California, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 10 Lloyd Austin

Lloyd Austin
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: August 8, 1953
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mobile

 11 Jarrett Stidham

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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football player
Birthdate: August 8, 1996
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Corbin, Kentucky, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 12 Josh Hopkins

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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 12, 1970
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lexington, Kentucky, USA
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 13 Will Muschamp

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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player, Sports coach
Birthdate: August 3, 1971
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rome

 14 Ken Mattingly

Ken Mattingly
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Officer, Astronaut, Aviator
Birthdate: March 17, 1936
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Chicago

 15 Eugene Sledge

Eugene Sledge
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Biologist, Soldier, Academic, University teacher, Writer
Birthdate: November 4, 1923
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Mobile
Died: March 3, 2001

 16 Marty Jannetty

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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Wrestlers
Birthdate: February 3, 1960
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Columbus, Georgia, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 17 Taylor Hicks

Taylor Hicks
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician, Singer, Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: October 7, 1976
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Miramar
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 18 Cody Parkey

Cody Parkey
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: February 19, 1992
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Jupiter, Florida, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 19 Toni Tennille

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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: May 8, 1940
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Montgomery, Alabama, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 20 Holland Smith

Holland Smith
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Officer
Birthdate: April 20, 1882
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Alabama
Died: January 12, 1967

 21 Richard Marcinko

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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Navy officer
Birthdate: November 21, 1940
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lansford, Pennsylvania, USA

 22 Katherine Webb

Katherine Webb
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Model
Birthdate: April 24, 1989
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Montgomery, Alabama, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 23 Kate Higgins

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Famous As: Actor, Singer, Jazz musician, Pianist
Birthdate: August 16, 1969
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Charlottesville

 24 Rob Bironas

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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: January 29, 1978
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Died: September 29, 2014

 25 Victoria Jackson

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Listed In:
Famous As: Actor, Television actor
Birthdate: August 2, 1959
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Miami

 26 Bobby Goldsboro

Bobby Goldsboro
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: January 18, 1941
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Marianna, Florida, United States

 27 Jason Dufner

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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Golfer
Birthdate: March 24, 1977
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Cleveland
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 28 Tony Richardson

Tony Richardson
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Famous As: Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Actor
Birthdate: June 5, 1928
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Shipley, England
Died: November 14, 1991

 29 Brandon Jacobs

Brandon Jacobs
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: July 6, 1982
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Napoleonville, Louisiana, United States
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 30 Tarana Burke

Tarana Burke
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Activist
Birthdate: September 12, 1973
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New York City, U.S.

 31 Jason Campbell

Jason Campbell
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: December 31, 1981
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Laurel, Mississippi, United States

 32 Kevin Greene

Kevin Greene
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: July 31, 1962
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Schenectady, New York, United States
Died: December 21, 2020
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 33 Peyton Barber

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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football player
Birthdate: June 27, 1994
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Alpharetta, Georgia, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 34 Darius Slayton

Darius Slayton
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: January 12, 1997
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Norcross, Georgia, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 35 Heath Evans

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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: December 30, 1978
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: West Palm Beach, Florida, United States

 36 Takeo Spikes

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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: December 17, 1976
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Augusta, Georgia, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 37 Noah Igbinoghene

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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football player
Birthdate: November 27, 1999
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Trussville, Alabama, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 38 Prince Tega Wanogho

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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: November 22, 1997
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Delta State, Nigeria
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 39 Kirsty Coventry

Kirsty Coventry
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Swimmer
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Harare

 40 Karlos Dansby

Karlos Dansby
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: November 3, 1981
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama, United States
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 41 César Cielo

César Cielo
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Swimmer
Birthdate: January 10, 1987
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Santa Bárbara d'Oeste, State of São Paulo, Brazil

 42 Laure Manaudou

Laure Manaudou
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Swimmer
Birthdate: October 9, 1986
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Villeurbanne, France
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 43 Hugh Shelton

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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: January 2, 1942
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tarboro

 44 Paul Rudolph

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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: architect, university teacher
Birthdate: October 23, 1918
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Elkton
Died: August 8, 1997

 45 Kimberly Page

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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional wrestler
Birthdate: January 1, 1970
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 46 DeWanna Bonner

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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: August 21, 1987
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Fairfield, Alabama, United States
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 47 Clifton Williams

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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: March 26, 1923
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Traskwood, Arkansas, United States
Died: February 12, 1976

 48 Josh Bynes

Josh Bynes
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: August 24, 1989
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lauderdale Lakes, Florida, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 49 Tony Richardson

Tony Richardson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: December 17, 1971
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Frankfurt, Germany
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 50 Rudi Johnson

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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football player
Birthdate: October 1, 1979
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Petersburg, Virginia, United States
Auburn University or AU is a private research university based out of Auburn, Alabama. Being one of the handpicked universities in the United States to be deemed as land-grant, sea-grant and space-grant research centers, the university has come a long way since its inception in 1856. Covering a massive 1841 acres, the campus is home to the wonderful student body comprising of over 28,290 students who have the opportunity to pursue over 140 majors in undergraduate, graduate and professional courses. The state’s first public land-grant university, Auburn University enjoys a wide international presence, with over 800 international students and 800 AU students pursuing their education abroad through study abroad programs. Auburn University also gives its students a chance to flourish within its campus by offering the opportunity to be a part of more than 300 clubs and organizations. Auburn University offers programs in various areas of study such as Architecture, Liberal Arts, Education, Nursing, Engineering, and Business and so on. With an impressive list of alumni’s who’ve gone on to achieve great heights in their professional careers, Auburn University is the place where various legends had their humble beginnings. Some of the famous celebrities who went to Auburn University are Tim Cook, Octavia Spencer, Jimmy Wales and Cam Newton. Here’s a list of famous personalities who once attended Auburn University.