Georgia Tech Notable Alumni

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Discover the notable alumni of Georgia Tech. The list includes people like Jimmy Carter, Iman Shumpert, Daniel Webster, Jeff Foxworthy & Amin Elhassan. 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, leaders, scientists and intellectuals & academics etc.
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Chris Bosh
(American Former Professional Basketball Player Who Played As a Power Forward / Center)
Chris Bosh
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 24, 1984
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
Height: 6'11" (211 cm)
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Jeff Foxworthy
(Comedian)
Jeff Foxworthy
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Birthdate: September 6, 1958
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 3 
Pernell Roberts
(Actor, Activist, and Singer Best Known for His Roles as ‘Adam Cartwright’ in the TV Series ‘Bonanza’)
Pernell Roberts
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Birthdate: May 18, 1928
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Waycross, Georgia, United States
Died: January 24, 2010
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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Iman Shumpert
(Basketball Player)
Iman Shumpert
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 26, 1990
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
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Stephon Marbury
(Basketball player)
Stephon Marbury
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 20, 1977
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 6 
Daniel Webster
(Former United States Senator)
Daniel Webster
5
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 18, 1782
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Salisbury, New Hampshire, United States
Died: October 24, 1852
 7 
Mark Teixeira
(Baseball Player)
Mark Teixeira
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 11, 1980
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Annapolis, Maryland, United States
 8 
Kenny Anderson
(Basketball player)
Kenny Anderson
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 9, 1970
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Queens, New York, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 9 
Javaris Crittenton
(Basketball player)
Javaris Crittenton
1
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: December 31, 1987
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
 10 
Thaddeus Young
(Basketball player)
Thaddeus Young
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 21, 1988
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Height: 6'8" (203 cm)
 11 
Juan Carlos Varela
(Panamanian Businessman and Former Politician Who Became the 37th President of Panama)
Juan Carlos Varela
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 12, 1963
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Panama City
 12 
Derrick Favors
(Basketball player)
Derrick Favors
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 15, 1991
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Height: 6'8" (203 cm)
 13 
John C. Portman Jr.
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Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: December 4, 1924
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Walhalla, South Carolina, United States
Died: December 29, 2017
 14 
Timothy Kopra
(Astronaut)
Timothy Kopra
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 9, 1963
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Austin
 15 
Nagesh Kukunoor
(Film director, Actor, Film producer)
Nagesh Kukunoor
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Birthdate: March 30, 1967
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Hyderabad
 16 
Jan Davis
(Astronaut)
Jan Davis
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: November 1, 1953
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cocoa Beach, Florida, United States
 17 
Amin Elhassan
(Sports Commentator)
Amin Elhassan
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Birthdate: April 12, 1979
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sudan
 18 
Kaela Davis
(Basketball player)
Kaela Davis
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 15, 1995
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 19 
Hugh Stubbins
(Architect)
Hugh Stubbins
2
Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: January 11, 1912
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama, United States
Died: July 5, 2006
Georgia Institute of Technology or simply known as ‘Georgia Tech’ is a public research university situated in Atlanta, Georgia. The institution which was once founded in 1885 is currently organized into six colleges which houses 31 departments. As per the U.S. News & World Report ratings, it is ranked 7th among public national universities in the country and 34th among all universities and colleges. Being globally renowned particularly for its engineering and business programs, Georgia Tech has also been ranked as the ‘smartest’ public college in the United States. The institute has further gone on to extend its reach overseas with satellite campuses across the globe in countries such as Singapore, France, India, Spain and China. The institute offers undergraduate and graduate courses in Liberal Arts, Computing, Engineering, Business, Design and Science. Georgia Tech’s vision is to enhance and sustain its position as a pioneer in scholarship and research for generations to come. The massive student body comprises of over 25,000 students who represent the diversity of 114 countries from every corner of the world. Georgia Tech’s alumni’s who are also referred to as the ‘yellow jackets’ have gone on to accomplish great things and have made a mark on the world. Some of these illustrious individuals include Jimmy Carter, Calvin Johnson, Ivan Allen Jr., and John F. Brock. Keep reading this list to know some more noteworthy Georgia Tech alumni’s who have made the institution proud.