18 Notable alumni of
Coastal Carolina University

Coastal Carolina University is 1571st in the world, 564th in North America, and 529th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 18 notable alumni from Coastal Carolina University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Patrick Swayze

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    Patrick Swayze
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-2009 (aged 57)
    Occupations
    television actorfilm actorsinger-songwriteractordancer
    Biography

    Patrick Wayne Swayze was an American actor, dancer, singer, and songwriter who was recognized for playing distinctive lead roles, particularly romantic, tough and comedic characters. He was also known for his media image and looks; People magazine named Swayze the "Sexiest Man Alive" in 1991.

  2. Michael Kelly

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    Michael Kelly
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Michael Joseph Kelly Jr. is an American actor. He is best known for his role as Doug Stamper in House of Cards, as well as for roles in films such as Changeling, Dawn of the Dead, The Adjustment Bureau, Chronicle, Now You See Me, and Everest. He also appeared in the television miniseries Generation Kill, six episodes of The Sopranos as Agent Ron Goddard, the Criminal Minds spin-off series Criminal Minds: Suspect Behavior, and as Dr. Edgar Dumbarton in Taboo.

  3. Mike Tolbert

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    Mike Tolbert
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1985-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    William Michael Tolbert is a former American football fullback. He was signed by the San Diego Chargers as an undrafted free agent in 2008. He played college football for Coastal Carolina University. He has also been a member of the Carolina Panthers, where he was a three-time Pro Bowler and two-time first-team All-Pro. He signed with the Buffalo Bills in 2017 after being released by the Carolina Panthers.

  4. Bailey Hanks

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    Bailey Hanks
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    singeractor
    Biography

    Bailey Noel Hanks Weidman is an American singer, actress, and dancer best known for winning MTV's Legally Blonde: The Musical – The Search for Elle Woods. She performed on Broadway as Elle Woods in Legally Blonde: The Musical in 2008.

  5. Lorenzo Taliaferro

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    Lorenzo Taliaferro
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1991-2020 (aged 29)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Lorenzo Taliaferro was an American professional football player who was a running back in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Lackawanna College and Coastal Carolina and was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the fourth round of the 2014 NFL Draft.

  6. Tyler Thigpen

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    Tyler Thigpen
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Tyler Beckham Thigpen is a former American football quarterback. Thigpen was drafted out of Coastal Carolina University in the seventh round of the 2007 NFL Draft (217th overall) by the Minnesota Vikings.

  7. Mickey Brantley

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    Mickey Brantley
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Michael Charles Brantley Sr. is an American former professional baseball player. He was the hitting coach for the Toronto Blue Jays of Major League Baseball (MLB) from early 2005 to September 2007.

  8. Elise Testone

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    Elise Testone
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    songwritersinger
    Biography

    Elise Nicole Testone is an American singer and songwriter from Mount Pleasant, South Carolina. She placed sixth on the eleventh season of American Idol. Her debut album In This Life was released in February 2014, and her second album, This Is Love, was released in 2019.

  9. Brandon Brown

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    Brandon Brown
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1993-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    racing driver
    Biography

    Brandon L. Brown is an American professional stock car racing driver. He competes full-time in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, driving the No. 68 Chevrolet Camaro for Brandonbilt Motorsports.

  10. Chad Mureta

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    Chad Mureta
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Chad Mureta is an app personality, best selling author, speaker, investor and serial entrepreneur. Since 2009, Mureta has led the development, marketing and monetization of more than 115 apps including the first “Emoji” iOS app that has been downloaded worldwide more than 155 million times. Chad is also the Co-Founder of Project EVO which helps entrepreneurs and professionals find their flow by uncovering who they are and what they do best.

  11. Sergio Camargo

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    Sergio Camargo
    Born in
    Colombia Flag Colombia
    Years
    1994-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Sergio Andres Camargo Peñaranda is a Canadian professional soccer player who plays as a midfielder for Cavalry FC in the Canadian Premier League.

  12. Chris Evans

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    Chris Evans
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1991-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Christopher Evans is an American professional basketball player who last played for Virtus Roma of the Italian Lega Basket Serie A (LBA). Standing at 2.03 m (6'8"), he plays the power forward position. After playing five years of college basketball at Coastal Carolina, Wabash Valley and Kent State, Evans entered the 2013 NBA draft, but he was not selected in the draft's two rounds.

  13. Dave Sappelt

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    Dave Sappelt
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    David J. Sappelt is a former professional baseball outfielder. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Cincinnati Reds and Chicago Cubs. On June 9, 2015, the Boston Red Sox signed Dave to a Minor League contract. He is 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m) and weighs 195 pounds (88 kg). He bats and throws right handed. He graduated from Southern Alamance High School in Burlington, NC. Sappelt played college baseball at Coastal Carolina University. He resides in Graham, NC.

  14. Kheli Dube

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    Kheli Dube
    Born in
    Zimbabwe Flag Zimbabwe
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Mkhokheli "Kheli" Dube is a Zimbabwean footballer.

  15. Shawn McLaws

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    Shawn McLaws
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1993-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Shawn McLaws is an American professional soccer player who plays as a defender.

  16. Kenneth Charles Canterbury, Jr

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    Kenneth Charles Canterbury, Jr
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    police officer
    Biography

    Kenneth Charles "Chuck" Canterbury, Jr. is the immediate past president of the national Fraternal Order of Police that was nominated by President Trump to be Director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

  17. Álvaro Velasco

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    Álvaro Velasco
    Born in
    Spain Flag Spain
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    golfer
    Biography

    Álvaro Velasco Roca is a Spanish professional golfer.

  18. Ashleigh Gunning

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    Ashleigh Gunning
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1985-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Sarah Ashleigh Gunning is an American retired soccer forward who most recently played for Kvarnsvedens IK in the 2012–2013 seasons. She previously played for Norwegian club Arna-Bjørnar in the Toppserien, Adelaide United in the Australian W-League and magicJack in the WPS.