United States Military Academy

Discover the notable alumni of United States Military Academy. The list includes people like Buzz Aldrin, Ulysses S. Grant, Edgar Allan Poe, Douglas MacArthur & Jefferson Davis. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as leaders, miscellaneous, writers, lawyers & judges and sportspersons 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 Dwight D. Eisenhower

Dwight D. Eisenhower
34
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 34th President of the United States
Birthdate: October 14, 1890
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Denison, Texas, United States
Died: March 28, 1969

 2 Edgar Allan Poe

Edgar Allan Poe
15
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: January 19, 1809
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: October 7, 1849

 3 Robert E. Lee

Robert E. Lee
24
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Confederate General in the American Civil War
Birthdate: January 19, 1807
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Stratford, Virginia, United States
Died: October 12, 1870

 4 George Patton

George Patton
11
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military General
Birthdate: November 11, 1885
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: San Gabriel, California, United States
Died: December 21, 1945
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 5 Douglas MacArthur

Douglas MacArthur
10
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 26, 1880
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Little Rock
Died: April 5, 1964

 6 Ulysses S. Grant

Ulysses S. Grant
8
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 18th President of the United States
Birthdate: April 27, 1822
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Point Pleasant, Ohio, United States
Died: July 23, 1885

 7 Buzz Aldrin

Buzz Aldrin
5
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Fighter pilot, Astronaut, Engineer
Birthdate: January 20, 1930
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Glen Ridge, New Jersey, United States
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 8 Stonewall Jackson

Stonewall Jackson
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military leader
Birthdate: January 21, 1824
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Clarksburg, West Virginia, United States
Died: May 10, 1863

 9 William Tecumseh Sherman

William Tecumseh Sherman
3
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Commanding General of the United States Army
Birthdate: February 8, 1820
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Lancaster, Ohio, United States
Died: February 14, 1891

 10 Jefferson Davis

Jefferson Davis
22
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former President of the Confederate States of America
Birthdate: June 3, 1808
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Fairview, Kentucky, United States
Died: December 6, 1889

 11 John J. Pershing

John J. Pershing
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: September 13, 1860
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Laclede, Missouri, United States
Died: July 15, 1948

 12 Michael Collins

Michael Collins
6
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: NASA Astronaut, Command Module Pilot for Apollo 11 (the spaceflight that landed the first humans on the Moon)
Birthdate: October 31, 1930
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rome
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 13 Mike Krzyzewski

Mike Krzyzewski
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: February 13, 1947
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 14 Omar Bradley

Omar Bradley
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former U. S. Army General
Birthdate: February 12, 1893
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Clark
Died: April 8, 1981

 15 James Abbott McNeill Whistler

James Abbott McNeill Whistler
1
Famous As: Painter
Birthdate: July 11, 1834
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Lowell
Died: July 17, 1903

 16 Alejandro Villanueva

Alejandro Villanueva
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football player
Birthdate: September 22, 1988
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Meridian, Mississippi, United States
Height: 6'9" (206 cm)

 17 H. R. McMaster

H. R. McMaster
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Former US National Security Advisor
Birthdate: July 24, 1962
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

 18 Mark Valley

Mark Valley
3
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 24, 1964
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ogdensburg, New York
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 19 Wesley Clark

Wesley Clark
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: December 23, 1944
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States

 20 Matthew Ridgway

Matthew Ridgway
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Listed In: Military Leaders
Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: March 3, 1895
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hampton, Virginia, United States
Died: July 26, 1993

 21 Hal Moore

Hal Moore
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 13, 1922
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Bardstown, Kentucky, United States
Died: February 10, 2017

 22 Ed White

Ed White
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: November 14, 1930
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, United States
Died: January 27, 1967

 23 John Eisenhower

John Eisenhower
1
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Diplomat, Military historian, Author, Writer, Biographer
Birthdate: August 3, 1922
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Denver
Died: December 21, 2013

 24 Frank Borman

Frank Borman
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Air force officer, Test pilot, Astronaut, Autobiographer, Aviator
Birthdate: March 14, 1928
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Gary

 25 Lloyd Austin

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

 26 Greg Plitt

Greg Plitt
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Model
Birthdate: November 3, 1977
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Died: January 17, 2015
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 27 Edwin Anderson Walker

Edwin Anderson Walker
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: November 10, 1909
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Kerr County, Texas, United States
Died: October 31, 1993

 28 Lon Horiuchi

Lon Horiuchi
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: American former Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Hostage Rescue Team (HRT) sniper and former United States Army officer who was involved in the 1992 Ruby Ridge standoff and 1993 Waco siege
Birthdate: June 9, 1954
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hawaii, United States

 29 Mike Pompeo

Mike Pompeo
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: December 30, 1963
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Orange, California, U.S.
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 30 Robin Olds

Robin Olds
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Officer
Birthdate: July 14, 1922
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Honolulu
Died: June 14, 2007

 31 Winfield Scott Hancock

Winfield Scott Hancock
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: February 14, 1824
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Montgomeryville, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: February 9, 1886

 32 Anastasio Somoza Debayle

Anastasio Somoza Debayle
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: December 5, 1925
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: León
Died: September 17, 1980

 33 Roy Moore

Roy Moore
2
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: February 11, 1947
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Gadsden, Alabama, U.S.

 34 Mark Esper

Mark Esper
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politicians
Birthdate: April 26, 1964
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Uniontown, Pennsylvania, U.S.

 35 Joseph Hooker

Joseph Hooker
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Officer, Soldier
Birthdate: November 13, 1814
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Massachusetts
Died: October 31, 1879

 36 Raymond T. Odierno

Raymond T. Odierno
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: September 8, 1954
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rockaway Township, New Jersey

 37 Martin Dempsey

Martin Dempsey
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military personnel
Birthdate: March 14, 1952
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Jersey City, New Jersey, United States

 38 Joseph Stilwell

Joseph Stilwell
1
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: General
Birthdate: March 19, 1883
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Palatka, Florida, United States
Died: October 12, 1946

 39 Albert Sidney Johnston

Albert Sidney Johnston
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military general
Birthdate: February 2, 1803
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Washington, Kentucky
Died: April 6, 1862

 40 Alex Gorsky

Alex Gorsky
0
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: May 24, 1960
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Kansas City, Kansas, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 41 Archibald Gracie IV

Archibald Gracie IV
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Famous As: historian, writer
Birthdate: January 17, 1859
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Mobile
Died: December 4, 1912

 42 George Washington Goethals

George Washington Goethals
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Civil engineer
Birthdate: June 29, 1858
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: January 21, 1928

 43 Eric K. Shinseki

Eric K. Shinseki
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: November 28, 1942
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Lihue, Hawaii, U.S.

 44 Maxwell D. Taylor

Maxwell D. Taylor
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military officer
Birthdate: August 26, 1901
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Keytesville, Missouri, United States
Died: April 19, 1987

 45 Alfred Worden

Alfred Worden
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Officer, Astronaut, Aviator
Birthdate: February 7, 1932
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Jackson

 46 James Maurice Gavin

James Maurice Gavin
1
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: March 22, 1907
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: February 23, 1990

 47 Oliver Otis Howard

Oliver Otis Howard
1
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Military Officer
Birthdate: November 8, 1830
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Leeds, Maine, United States
Died: October 26, 1909

 48 Simon Bolivar Buckner, Jr.

Simon Bolivar Buckner, Jr.
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 18, 1886
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Munfordville
Died: June 18, 1945

 49 Paula Broadwell

Paula Broadwell
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: journalist, biographer
Birthdate: November 9, 1972
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bismarck

 50 Matthew Fontaine Maury

Matthew Fontaine Maury
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: January 14, 1806
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Spotsylvania County, Virginia, United States
Died: February 1, 1873