Check out the list of notable Fordham University alumni. Some of the notable Fordham University students are Donald Trump, Adam Smith, Denzel Washington, David Copperfield and Vince Lombardi.

Founded by the Catholic Diocese of New York in 1841, Fordham University is a private non-profit research university based out of New York. Being deemed 60th in the classification of ‘more selective’ universities by U.S. News & World Report, Fordham University has a combined enrollment of approximately 15,000 students. The university offers graduate, post graduate, doctoral and professional degrees wherein the academic ideals are drawn from its Jesuit influences. Fordham University offers various programs in the fields of Business, Law, Social Service, Arts & Science, Education, and Religion and so on. It has been deemed as a doctoral university with high research activity by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. Fordham University has also bagged the 60th place in the category of America’s Best Colleges: National Universities, as per the 2017 edition of U.S. News & World Reports. Additionally, Fordham University is renowned for its curriculum which incorporates wisdom, critical and innovative thinking, creative problem-solving and integrity. All these core values are reflected in its principles, ideals and teachings. The campus is so diverse in ethnicity and culture that it is the perfect amalgamation of openhearted cultures from across the globe. Not only does it give foreign students the opportunity to study in the exquisite campus, but provides all its students with over 130 study abroad opportunities to hone their skills. Some of its esteemed alumni’s include Denzel Washington, Mary Higgins Clark, Vince Lombardi and Geraldine Ferraro. Keep reading to know more remarkable personalities who studied at Fordham University.
Donald TrumpDonald Trump
(45th U.S. President)

14 June 1946

Jamaica Hospital Medical Center, New York City, New York, United States

American

Gemini

Adam SmithAdam Smith
(Economist and Philosopher)

16 June 1723

17 July 1790

Kirkcaldy, Scotland

Scottish,Welsh

Gemini

Denzel WashingtonDenzel Washington
(American actor)

28 December 1954

Mount Vernon, New York, U.S

American

Capricorn

David CopperfieldDavid Copperfield
(American illusionist)

16 September 1956

Metuchen, New Jersey, United States

American

Virgo

Vince LombardiVince Lombardi
(American football player)

11 June 1913

03 September 1970

Brooklyn

American

Gemini

Faith EvansFaith Evans
(American singer)

10 June 1973

Lakeland

American

Gemini

Vin ScullyVin Scully
(Sportscaster)

29 November 1927

The Bronx, New York, U.S.

American

Sagittarius

Alan AldaAlan Alda
(Actor)

28 January 1936

NYC, New York, U.S

American

Aquarius

Fred TrumpFred Trump
(Property developer, Investor)

11 October 1905

25 June 1999

Woodhaven

American

Libra

Andrew CuomoAndrew Cuomo
(lawyer, politician)

06 December 1957

Queens

American

Sagittarius

Karina SmirnoffKarina Smirnoff
(Dancer)

02 January 1978

Kharkiv

Ukrainian

Capricorn

Don DeLilloDon DeLillo
(Writer, Playwright, Screenwriter, Novelist, Essayist, Journalist)

20 November 1936

New York City

American

Scorpio

Wellington MaraWellington Mara
(Officer)

14 August 1916

25 October 2005

New York City

American

Leo

Michael Craig-MartinMichael Craig-Martin
(Sculptor, Painter, University teacher)

28 August 1941

Dublin

Irish

Virgo

Julia CameronJulia Cameron
(Screenwriter, Film director, Novelist, Poet)

04 March 1948

Libertyville

American

Pisces

Tom LeykisTom Leykis
(Radio personality)

01 August 1956

The Bronx

American

Leo

Tony RealiTony Reali

04 July 1978

New York

American

Cancer

Amanda HearstAmanda Hearst
(Socialite, Model)

05 January 1984

New York City

American

Capricorn

Raul JuliaRaul Julia
(Actor)

1940 AD

1994 AD

Bud CollyerBud Collyer
(Voice actor, Actor)

18 June 1908

08 September 1969

New York City

American

Gemini

Ilyasah ShabazzIlyasah Shabazz
(Author)

22 July 1962

Queens

American

Cancer

Joel SteinbergJoel Steinberg
(Officer)

25 May 1941

New York City

American

Gemini

Lorenzo BorgheseLorenzo Borghese

09 June 1972

Milan

Italian

Gemini

Mike BreenMike Breen
(Sports commentator)

22 May 1961

New York City

American

Gemini

Geraldine A. FerraroGeraldine A. Ferraro
(Diplomat, U.S. Representative, Women)

1935 AD

2011 AD

Michael KayMichael Kay
(sports commentator, announcer)

02 February 1961

The Bronx

American

Aquarius

Thomas Vincent LombardiThomas Vincent Lombardi
(Coach, American football player)

11 June 1913

03 September 1970

Brooklyn

American

Gemini

Virginia OVirginia O

Quote Of The Day