24 Notable alumni of
Lehman College, CUNY

Lehman College, CUNY is 1567th in the world, 562nd in North America, and 527th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 24 notable alumni from Lehman College, CUNY sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Ron Perlman

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    Ron Perlman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1950-.. (age 71)
    Enrolled in Lehman College, CUNY
    In 1971 graduated with Bachelor of Fine Arts in theatre
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorfilm actorcharacter actordub actor
    Biography

    Ronald Francis Perlman is an American actor. His credits include the roles of Amoukar in Quest for Fire (1981), Salvatore in The Name of the Rose (1986), Vincent on the television series Beauty and the Beast (1987–1990), for which he won a Golden Globe Award, One in The City of Lost Children (1995), Johner in Alien: Resurrection (1997), Hellboy in both Hellboy (2004) and its sequel Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008), Clay Morrow on the television series Sons of Anarchy (2008–2013) and Nino in Drive (2011).

  2. Elizabeth Rodriguez

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    Elizabeth Rodriguez
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    television actorfilm actorstage actor
    Biography

    Elizabeth Rodriguez is an American actress, best known for her role as Aleida Diaz in the Netflix comedy-drama series Orange Is the New Black (2013–2019). She received a Tony Award nomination, and won an Outer Critics Circle Award and a Theatre World Award for her performance in Stephen Adly Guirgis' 2011 play The Motherfucker with the Hat. In 2015, she starred as a series regular on the first season of AMC's pre-apocalyptic drama series Fear the Walking Dead. She also played Gabriela Lopez in the 2017 film Logan.

  3. André Aciman

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    André Aciman
    Born in
    Egypt Flag Egypt
    Years
    1951-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    writeruniversity teacherliterary criticjournalistromanist
    Biography

    André Aciman is an Italian-American writer. Born and raised in Alexandria, Egypt, he is currently distinguished professor at the Graduate Center of City University of New York, where he teaches the history of literary theory and the works of Marcel Proust. Aciman previously taught creative writing at New York University and French literature at Princeton and Bard College.

  4. Christopher Reid

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    Christopher Reid
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    actorsingertelevision actorscreenwritervoice actor
    Biography

    Christopher Reid, formerly known as Kid (shortened from his original MC name, Kid Coolout), is an American actor, comedian and former rapper. During the peak of his career with the rap duo Kid 'n Play (with Christopher Martin), Reid was notable for his exaggerated hi-top fade haircut.

  5. Letitia James

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    Letitia James
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1962-.. (age 59)
    Enrolled in Lehman College, CUNY
    Graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    lawyerpoliticianjournalist
    Biography

    Letitia Ann "Tish" James is an American lawyer, activist, and politician. She is a member of the Democratic Party and the current attorney general of New York, having won the 2018 election to succeed appointed attorney general Barbara Underwood. She is the first African-American and the first woman to be elected to the position.

  6. Eliot Engel

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    Eliot Engel
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-.. (age 74)
    Enrolled in Lehman College, CUNY
    In 1969 graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    In 1973 graduated with Master of Arts
    Occupations
    politicianteacher
    Biography

    Eliot Lance Engel is an American politician who served as a U.S. representative from New York from 1989 to 2021. A member of the Democratic Party, he represented a district covering portions of the north Bronx and southern Westchester County.

  7. Michael Bacon

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    Michael Bacon
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1949-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    composersongwriter
    Biography

    Michael Bacon is an American singer-songwriter, musician and film score composer. He is the older brother of actor Kevin Bacon. He is a faculty member in music at Lehman College.

  8. José Enrique Serrano

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    José Enrique Serrano
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-.. (age 78)
    Enrolled in Lehman College, CUNY
    Studied in 1961
    Occupations
    politicianbanker
    Biography

    José Enrique Serrano is an American politician who was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from 1990 until his retirement in 2021. Serrano, a Democrat from New York, represented a district that is one of the smallest in the country geographically, consisting of a few square miles of the heavily populated South Bronx in New York City. His district was also one of the most densely populated and one of the few majority Hispanic districts in the country. The district was numbered the 18th from 1990 to 1993 and the 16th from 1993 to 2013, and the 15th district from 2013 to 2021. He was the longest-serving Hispanic-American in the House. He did not run for re-election in 2020 due to a diagnosis of Parkinson's disease, and Ritchie Torres was elected to succeed him.

  9. Rubén Díaz, Jr

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    Rubén Díaz, Jr
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Rubén Díaz Jr. is an American politician serving as the borough president of the Bronx in New York City. He was elected in April 2009 and reelected in 2013 and 2017. He previously served in the New York State Assembly.

  10. Rubén Díaz, Sr

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    Rubén Díaz, Sr
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Rubén Díaz is a Puerto Rican politician from New York City and an ordained Pentecostal minister. He has represented the 18th district of the New York City Council since 2018. A member of the Democratic Party, Díaz represented the 32nd district in the New York State Senate from 2003 to 2017; his Senate district included parts of the Bronx neighborhoods of Castle Hill, Parkchester, Morrisania, Hunts Point, Melrose, Longwood, and Soundview.

  11. Andrea Stewart-Cousins

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    Andrea Stewart-Cousins
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1950-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Andrea Alice Stewart-Cousins is an American politician and educator from Yonkers, New York. A member of the Democratic Party, Stewart-Cousins represents District 35 in the New York State Senate. She serves as the body's Majority Leader and Temporary President. Stewart-Cousins is the first woman in the history of New York State to lead a conference in the New York State Legislature and is also the first female Senate Majority Leader in New York history.

  12. Oscar Hijuelos

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    Oscar Hijuelos
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1951-2013 (aged 62)
    Occupations
    novelistwriter
    Biography

    Oscar Jerome Hijuelos was an American novelist.

  13. Celines Toribio

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    Celines Toribio
    Born in
    Dominican Republic Flag Dominican Republic
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    actormodel
    Biography

    Celines Toribio is a Dominican actress, model, and Spanish-speaking television personality.

  14. Ivan Seidenberg

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    Ivan Seidenberg
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1946-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    manager
    Biography

    Ivan Seidenberg is the former chairman and CEO of Verizon Communications Inc.

  15. Joe Foy

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    Joe Foy
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-1989 (aged 46)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Joseph Anthony Foy was a Major League Baseball third baseman.

  16. Murray Sabrin

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    Murray Sabrin
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1946-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    economistjournalistacademic
    Biography

    Murray Sabrin is a professor of finance in the Anisfield School of Business at Ramapo College and a perennial candidate for public office in New Jersey.

  17. Jeffrey Dinowitz

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    Jeffrey Dinowitz
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Jeffrey Dinowitz is an American politician who represents District 81 in the New York State Assembly, which comprises Kingsbridge, Marble Hill, Norwood, Riverdale, Van Cortlandt Village, Wakefield, and Woodlawn Heights. Dinowitz has served in the New York State Assembly since 1994.

  18. Bob Stewart

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    Bob Stewart
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1945-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    jazz musicianperforming artist
    Biography

    Bob Stewart, is an American jazz tuba player. He received his Bachelor of Music Education degree from the Philadelphia College of the Performing Arts and his master's degree in education from Lehman College Graduate School. Stewart taught music in Pennsylvania public schools and at the Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts in New York City. He is now a professor at the Juilliard School and is a "distinguished lecturer" at Lehman College.

  19. Micki Grant

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    Micki Grant
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1941-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    actorcomposersingerlyricistsongwriter
    Biography

    Micki Grant is an American singer (soprano), actress, writer and composer. She performed in Having Our Say (as Sadie Delaney), Tambourines to Glory and Jericho-Jim Crow, The Gingham Dog, Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope and has received three Tony Award nominations for her writing.

  20. Nabie Foday Fofanah

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    Nabie Foday Fofanah
    Born in
    Sierra Leone Flag Sierra Leone
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    athletics competitor
    Biography

    Nabie Foday Fofanah is a Guinean sprinter, born in Freetown, Sierra Leone and currently living in Los Angeles, CA. He competed in the 2004 Olympic Games held in Athens, in the specialities of 100 and 200 meters and he acted as a flag bearer for his country. Once relocated in Los Angeles, he developed the Speed Doctor brand (Speeddoctor.com), a nickname that also identifies him.

  21. Don Leicht

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    Don Leicht
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1946-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    painterartist
    Biography

    Don Leicht was a visual artist who has worked as a painter and sculptor in the Bronx, New York City for over forty years. Leicht has had one person exhibitions in New York, Sweden and (Germany) and is an early figure in the New York City downtown scene in the 1970s, and in the subsequent Street Art and Graffiti movements.

  22. Janet Kaplan

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    Janet Kaplan
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    poetwriter
    Biography

    Janet Kaplan is an American poet and professor. She is the author of four full-length books: The Groundnote (Alice James Books, 1997), "The Glazier’s County," winner of the 2003 Poets Out Loud Prize from Fordham University Press, Dreamlife of the Philanthropist: Prose Poems & Prose Sonnets, winner of the 2011 Ernest Sandeen Prize (University of Notre Dame Press), and "Ecotones" (Eyewear Ltd., forthcoming 2021).

  23. Ramona Hernández

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    Ramona Hernández
    Born in
    Dominican Republic Flag Dominican Republic
    Years
    1950-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    historiansociologist
    Biography

    Ramona Hernandez, community leader, sociologist and historian, is Professor of Sociology at City College of New York and the director of the CUNY Dominican Studies Institute. She is the author of various scholarly works about Dominican migration, workers mobility, and the restructuring of the world economy.

  24. Richard Rakowski

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    Richard Rakowski
    Years
    1950s
    Occupations
    entrepreneurconsultant
    Biography

    Raphael, formerly Richard, Rakowski is an American entrepreneur, investor and health care and energy consultant. He has had a 30-year career in sales engineering, process control consulting, and entrepreneurial start ups in health care services and renewable energy. He is a public speaker and advocate for changes to the American health care system. He is the subject of a documentary film examining the effects of the Holocaust on his childhood.