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Discover the notable alumni of Lincoln University. The list includes people like Thurgood Marshall, Langston Hughes, Ann Walton Kroenke, Cab Calloway & Kwame Nkrumah. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as writers, singers, musicians, leaders and sportspersons etc.
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 1 
Langston Hughes
(One of the Earliest Innovators of the Literary Art Form Called Jazz Poetry)
Langston Hughes
21
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: February 1, 1901
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Joplin, Missouri, United States
Died: May 22, 1967
 2 
Kwame Nkrumah
(First President of Ghana)
Kwame Nkrumah
21
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 21, 1909
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Nkroful
Died: April 27, 1972
 3 
Cab Calloway
(Singer)
Cab Calloway
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 25, 1907
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rochester
Died: November 18, 1994
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 4 
Gil Scott-Heron
(Poet and Singer-songwriter)
Gil Scott-Heron
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 1, 1949
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Died: May 27, 2011
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 5 
Richie McCaw
(New Zealand Professional Rugby Union Player)
Richie McCaw
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 31, 1980
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Oamaru, New Zealand
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 6 
Ann Walton Kroenke
(Heiress to the Walmart Fortune)
Ann Walton Kroenke
1
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: December 18, 1948
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: United States of America
Stephen McKinley Henderson
0
Birthdate: August 31, 1949
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kansas City, USA
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 8 
Keorapetse Kgositsile
(Poet, Journalist, Political activist)
Keorapetse Kgositsile
2
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: September 19, 1938
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa
Died: January 3, 2018
 9 
Pee Wee Kirkland
(Basketball player)
Pee Wee Kirkland
0
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: May 6, 1945
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Harlem, New York, United States
 10 
Melvin Tolson
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 6, 1898
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Moberly, Missouri, United States
Died: August 29, 1966
 11 
Charles Upham
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 21, 1908
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Christchurch
Died: November 22, 1994
 12 
Mark Inglis
(The First Double Leg Amputee to Scale Mount Everest)
Mark Inglis
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 27, 1959
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Zealand
 13 
Ronald Shannon Jackson
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 12, 1940
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas, United States
Died: October 19, 2013
 14 
Monte Irvin
(Baseball Player)
Monte Irvin
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 25, 1919
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Haleburg, Alabama, United States
Died: January 11, 2016
 15 
Oliver Nelson
(Saxophonist, Clarinetist)
Oliver Nelson
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 4, 1932
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: October 28, 1975
 16 
Lincoln Kilpatrick
0
Birthdate: February 12, 1932
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Died: May 18, 2004
 17 
Saara Kuugongelwa
(Politician, Economist)
Saara Kuugongelwa
0
Birthdate: October 12, 1967
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Otamanzi Constituency, Namibia
 18 
George Whitelock
(Rugby union player)
George Whitelock
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 27, 1986
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Palmerston North
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 19 
Joe Moody
(Rugby union player)
Joe Moody
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 18, 1988
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Christchurch, New Zealand
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 20 
Robert L. Carter
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: March 11, 1917
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Caryville, Florida, United States
Died: January 3, 2012
 21 
Mburumba Kerina
(Politician)
Mburumba Kerina
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 6, 1932
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tsumeb, Namibia
Died: June 14, 2021
 22 
Cecil Dennis
(Politician)
Cecil Dennis
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 21, 1931
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Montserrado, Liberia
Died: April 22, 1980
 23 
Hidipo Hamutenya
(Politician)
Hidipo Hamutenya
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 17, 1939
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Odibo, Namibia
Died: October 6, 2016