100 Notable alumni of
Florida State University

Florida State University is 91st in the world, 44th in North America, and 42nd in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 100 notable alumni from Florida State University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Jim Morrison

    Jim Morrison
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-1971 (aged 28)
    Enrolled in Florida State University
    Studied in 1962-1964
    Occupations
    directorsingerpoetactorlyricist
    Biography

    James Douglas Morrison was an American singer, poet and songwriter who was the lead vocalist of the rock band the Doors. Due to his wild personality, poetic lyrics, distinctive voice, unpredictable and erratic performances, and the dramatic circumstances surrounding his life and early death, Morrison is regarded by music critics and fans as one of the most influential frontmen in rock history. Since his death, his fame has endured as one of popular culture's top rebellious and oft-displayed icons, representing the generation gap and youth counterculture.

  2. Burt Reynolds

    Burt Reynolds
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1936-2018 (aged 82)
    Occupations
    screenwriteractorsingertelevision actorfilm director
    Biography

    Burton Leon Reynolds Jr. was an American actor, considered a sex symbol and icon of American popular culture.

  3. Hunter S. Thompson

    Hunter S. Thompson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1937-2005 (aged 68)
    Occupations
    novelistjournalistphotographerpoliticianessayist
    Biography

    Hunter Stockton Thompson was an American journalist and author who founded the gonzo journalism movement. He rose to prominence with the publication of Hell's Angels (1967), a book for which he spent a year living and riding with the Hells Angels motorcycle gang to write a first-hand account of their lives and experiences.

  4. Deion Sanders

    Deion Sanders
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1967-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    American football playerbaseball player
    Biography

    Deion Luwynn Sanders Sr., is an American football coach and former player who is the head football coach at Jackson State. Nicknamed "Prime Time" and "Neon Deion", he played in the National Football League (NFL) for 14 seasons with the Atlanta Falcons, San Francisco 49ers, Dallas Cowboys, Washington Redskins, and Baltimore Ravens. Sanders was also a baseball outfielder for nine seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) with the New York Yankees, Atlanta Braves, Cincinnati Reds, and San Francisco Giants. He won two Super Bowl titles and made one World Series appearance in 1992, making him the only athlete to play in both a Super Bowl and a World Series.

  5. Faye Dunaway

    Faye Dunaway
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1941-.. (age 81)
    Occupations
    screenwriteractortelevision actorfilm directorstage actor
    Biography

    Dorothy Faye Dunaway is an American actress. She is the recipient of many accolades, including an Academy Award, a Primetime Emmy Award, three Golden Globe Awards, and a BAFTA Award. In 2011, the government of France made her an Officer of the Order of Arts and Letters.

  6. Luis Fonsi

    Luis Fonsi
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    composerlyricisttelevision actorguitaristsinger
    Biography

    Luis Alfonso Rodríguez López-Cepero, known by his stage name Luis Fonsi (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈlwis ˈfonsi]), is a Puerto Rican singer. He is known for multiple songs, one of them being "Despacito" featuring rapper Daddy Yankee.

  7. Megan Boone

    Megan Boone
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1983-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    actorenvironmentalisttelevision actorstage actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Megan Boone is an American actress. She is best known for her role as FBI agent and profiler Elizabeth Keen on the NBC drama series The Blacklist. She had a recurring role in Law & Order: LA and an episodic appearance in Blue Bloods. She has appeared in films such as My Bloody Valentine 3D (2009) and Step Up Revolution (2012).

  8. Matt Gaetz

    Matt Gaetz
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Enrolled in Florida State University
    In 2003 graduated with Bachelor of Science
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Matthew Louis Gaetz II is an American lawyer and politician who has served as the U.S. representative for Florida's 1st congressional district since 2017. A Republican, he became one of the foremost congressional allies of President Donald Trump.

  9. Brooks Koepka

    Brooks Koepka
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    golfer
    Biography

    Brooks Koepka is an American professional golfer on the PGA Tour. In October 2018, he became World Number 1 in the Official World Golf Ranking for 47 weeks after winning the 2018 CJ Cup. He won the U.S. Open in 2017 and 2018, and the PGA Championship in 2018 and 2019, becoming the first golfer in history to hold back-to-back titles in two majors simultaneously. He started his career on the European Challenge Tour and eventually the European Tour. He played college golf at Florida State University.

  10. Michelle McCool

    Michelle McCool
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    professional wrestlerteachermodel
    Biography

    Michelle Leigh Calaway is an American retired professional wrestler. She is best known for her time with WWE, where she is a former two-time WWE Divas Champion and a two-time WWE Women's Champion.

  11. Cheryl Hines

    Cheryl Hines
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1965-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    actorvoice actortelevision actorfilm directorfilm actor
    Biography

    Cheryl Hines is an American actress and director, best known for playing the role of Larry David's wife, Cheryl, on HBO's Curb Your Enthusiasm, for which she has been nominated for two Emmy Awards. She also starred as Dallas Royce on the ABC sitcom Suburgatory, and made her directorial debut in 2009 with the film Serious Moonlight.

  12. Vic Morrow

    Vic Morrow
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1929-1982 (aged 53)
    Occupations
    screenwriteractorfilm director
    Biography

    Victor Morrow was an American actor. He came to prominence as one of the leads of the ABC drama series Combat! (1962–1967), which earned him an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actor in a Series. Active on screen for over three decades, his film roles include Blackboard Jungle (1955), King Creole (1958), God's Little Acre (1958), Dirty Mary, Crazy Larry (1974), and The Bad News Bears (1976). Morrow continued acting up to his death during filming of Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983) when he and two child actors were killed by a stunt helicopter crash.

  13. Richard Simmons

    Richard Simmons
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Enrolled in Florida State University
    Graduated with Bachelor of Arts in art
    Occupations
    professional fitness coachactorradio personalitysingerinstructor
    Biography

    Milton Teagle "Richard" Simmons is an American fitness personality and public figure, known for his eccentric, flamboyant, and energetic personality. He has promoted weight-loss programs, most prominently through his Sweatin' to the Oldies line of aerobics videos.

  14. Casper Van Dien

    Casper Van Dien
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    actorfilm producervoice actortelevision actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Casper Robert Van Dien Jr. is an American actor. He is best known for his lead role as Johnny Rico in the 1997 science-fiction action film Starship Troopers. He has also appeared in a large number of television and film roles, often in daytime and primetime soap operas, and a large number of TV movies and direct-to-video films, including Starship Troopers 3: Marauder, a 2008 sequel to the original film.

  15. Robert Urich

    Robert Urich
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1946-2002 (aged 56)
    Occupations
    television produceractor
    Biography

    Robert Michael Urich was an American film, television, and stage actor, and television producer. Over the course of his 30-year career, he starred in a record 15 television series.

  16. Ainsley Earhardt

    Ainsley Earhardt
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    news presentercorrespondenttelevision presenter
    Biography

    Ainsley Earhardt is an American conservative television news journalist and author. She is a co-host of Fox & Friends.

  17. Lana

    Lana
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1985-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    dancersingerfilm actorprofessional wrestlerballet dancer
    Biography

    Catherine Joy "CJ" Perry is an American professional wrestler, actress, and dancer. She is best known for her time in WWE, under the ring name Lana.

  18. Bert Kreischer

    Bert Kreischer
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    actorpresenterstand-up comedian
    Biography

    Bert Kreischer widely nicknamed The Machine, is an American stand-up comedian, podcaster, reality television host and actor. In 1997 he was featured in an article in Rolling Stone while attending Florida State University. The magazine named Kreischer "the top partyer at the Number One Party School in the country." The article also served as inspiration for the 2002 film National Lampoon's Van Wilder. Kreischer has served as host of the television series Hurt Bert on FX as well as Bert the Conqueror and Trip Flip on Travel Channel. He is slated to appear on The Machine, a comedy film based on his life and career.

  19. Scott Stapp

    Scott Stapp
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    singerguitaristsongwritermusician
    Biography

    Scott Stapp is an American singer and songwriter. Stapp is best known as the lead vocalist and lyricist of the rock band Creed. He has also fronted the band Art of Anarchy and has released three solo albums: The Great Divide (2005), Proof of Life (2013), and The Space Between the Shadows (2019).

  20. Traylor Howard

    Traylor Howard
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1966-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    television actoractorfilm actor
    Biography

    Traylor Elizabeth Howard is an American actress. Her roles include Sharon Carter on the television series Two Guys and a Girl, and Natalie Teeger on the USA Network series Monk.

  21. Rita Coolidge

    Rita Coolidge
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1945-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    singeractorpaintersongwriterfilm actor
    Biography

    Rita Coolidge is an American recording artist. During the 1970s and 1980s, her songs were on Billboard magazine's pop, country, adult contemporary, and jazz charts, and she won two Grammy Awards with fellow musician and then-husband Kris Kristofferson. Her recordings include "(Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher," "We're All Alone", "I'd Rather Leave While I'm in Love" and the theme song for the 1983 James Bond film Octopussy: "All Time High".

  22. Jalen Ramsey

    Jalen Ramsey
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1994-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Jalen Lattrel Ramsey is an American football cornerback for the Los Angeles Rams of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Florida State and was drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars fifth overall in the 2016 NFL Draft.

  23. Sean Gilmartin

    Sean Gilmartin
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1990-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Sean Patrick Gilmartin is an American professional baseball pitcher who is a free agent. He has played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the New York Mets, Baltimore Orioles and Tampa Bay Rays. Gilmartin was the 28th overall selection in the 2011 Major League Baseball draft by the Atlanta Braves. Prior to beginning his professional career, Gilmartin attended Florida State University, and was an All-American pitcher for the Seminoles baseball team.

  24. Paul Gleason

    Paul Gleason
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1939-2006 (aged 67)
    Occupations
    screenwriteractortelevision actorstage actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Paul Xavier Gleason was an American film and television actor. He was known for his roles on television series such as All My Children and films such as The Breakfast Club, Trading Places, and Die Hard.

  25. Shannon Bream

    Shannon Bream
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    lawyertelevision presenterjournalist
    Biography

    Shannon Noelle Bream is an American journalist and lawyer who appears on Fox News Channel. In 2017 she became the host of the program Fox News @ Night. A former beauty pageant contestant, she competed in the Miss America 1991 and Miss USA 1995 pageants. Shannon Bream was also a correspondent for NEWS 12 Long Island in the 1990’s

  26. Buster Posey

    Buster Posey
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1987-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Gerald Dempsey "Buster" Posey III is an American former professional baseball catcher. Posey spent his entire twelve-year Major League Baseball (MLB) career with the San Francisco Giants, from 2009 until his retirement at the conclusion of the 2021 season.

  27. King Bach

    King Bach
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    actorInternet celebritycontent creationtelevision producer
    Biography

    Andrew Byron Bachelor, also known as King Bach is a Canadian-American Internet personality, actor, composer, rapper and comedian who rose to fame on the now-defunct video sharing service Vine, where he had 11.3 million followers, making him the most followed user on the platform.

  28. André Holland

    André Holland
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1979-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    film actoractorstage actortelevision actor
    Biography

    André Holland is an American actor, widely known for his 2016 performance as Kevin in the Academy Award-winning film Moonlight.

  29. Sara Blakely

    Sara Blakely
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1971-.. (age 51)
    Enrolled in Florida State University
    Studied communication
    Occupations
    businesspersonpatron of the artsstand-up comedian
    Biography

    Sara Treleaven Blakely is an American businesswoman and philanthropist. She is the founder of Spanx, an American intimate apparel company with pants and leggings, founded in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2012, Blakely was named in Time magazine's "Time 100" annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world. In 2014, she was listed as the 93rd most powerful woman in the world by Forbes.

  30. Sylvia Earle

    Sylvia Earle
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1935-.. (age 87)
    Occupations
    oceanographerbiologistmarine biologistwriterexplorer
    Biography

    Sylvia Alice Earle is an American marine biologist, oceanographer, explorer, author, and lecturer. She has been a National Geographic explorer-in-residence since 1998. Earle was the first female chief scientist of the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and was named by Time Magazine as its first Hero for the Planet in 1998.

  31. Christine Lahti

    Christine Lahti
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    bloggertelevision actorfilm directorstage actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Christine Ann Lahti is an American actress and filmmaker. She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for the 1984 film Swing Shift. Her other film roles include...And Justice for All (1979), Housekeeping (1987), Running on Empty (1988), and Leaving Normal (1992), and The Fear Inside. For her directorial debut with the 1995 short film Lieberman in Love, she won the Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film.

  32. Nancy Kulp

    Nancy Kulp
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1921-1991 (aged 70)
    Occupations
    film actoractortelevision actorvoice actor
    Biography

    Nancy Jane Kulp was an American character actress and comedienne best known as Miss Jane Hathaway on the CBS television series The Beverly Hillbillies.

  33. Barry Jenkins

    Barry Jenkins
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1979-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    actorfilm producerfilmmakerfilm directorscreenwriter
    Biography

    Barry Jenkins is an American filmmaker. After making his filmmaking debut with the short film My Josephine (2003), he directed his first feature film Medicine for Melancholy (2008) for which he received an Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best First Feature. He is also a member of The Chopstars collective as a creative collaborator.

  34. Kirby Smart

    Kirby Smart
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    head coach
    Biography

    Kirby Paul Smart is an American football coach and former player. He is the current head football coach of the Georgia Bulldogs, his alma mater. He coached the 2021 Bulldogs to a national championship victory, their first title win since 1980.

  35. Val Demings

    Val Demings
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Enrolled in Florida State University
    In 1979 graduated with Bachelor of Science
    Occupations
    social workerchief of policepolice officerpolitician
    Biography

    Valdez Venita Demings is an American politician serving as the U.S. representative from Florida's 10th congressional district since 2017. The district covers most of the western half of Orlando and includes much of the area around Orlando's resort parks. It includes many of Orlando's western suburbs, including Apopka and Winter Garden. From 2007 to 2011, Demings was chief of the Orlando Police Department, its first female chief, capping a 27-year career with the department. She has also been first lady of Orange County, Florida, since December 4, 2018, when her husband Jerry Demings was sworn in as mayor.

  36. Larry Hogan

    Larry Hogan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Enrolled in Florida State University
    In 1978 graduated with Bachelor of Arts in political science
    Occupations
    politicianbusinessperson
    Biography

    Lawrence Joseph Hogan Jr. is an American politician serving as the 62nd governor of Maryland since 2015. A member of the Republican Party, Hogan was secretary of appointments under Maryland Governor Bob Ehrlich from 2003 to 2007, and served as Chair of the National Governors Association from 2019 to 2020.

  37. Tony La Russa

    Tony La Russa
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1944-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    baseball playerlawyer
    Biography

    Anthony La Russa Jr. is an American professional baseball coach and former player who is the manager for the Chicago White Sox of Major League Baseball (MLB). His MLB career has spanned from 1963 to the present, in several roles. He is the former manager of the St. Louis Cardinals and Oakland Athletics. In 33 years as a manager, La Russa guided his teams to three World Series titles, six league championships, and 13 division titles. His 2,821 wins is 2nd most for a major league manager, trailing only the total of Connie Mack.

  38. Polly Holliday

    Polly Holliday
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1937-.. (age 85)
    Occupations
    stage actortelevision actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Polly Dean Holliday is a retired American actress who has appeared on stage, television and in film. She is best known for her portrayal of sassy waitress Florence Jean "Flo" Castleberry on the 1970s sitcom Alice, which she reprised in its short-lived spin-off, Flo. Her character's catchphrase of "Kiss my grits!" remains perhaps the most memorable line associated with the series Alice.

  39. Ron Simmons

    Ron Simmons
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    American football playerprofessional wrestler
    Biography

    Ronald Simmons is an American retired professional wrestler and football player. He performed for World Championship Wrestling (WCW) and Extreme Championship Wrestling (ECW) under his real name, and in the World Wrestling Federation / World Wrestling Entertainment (WWF/E) under both his real name and the ring names Faarooq Asaad (sometimes spelled Asad) and Faarooq (sometimes spelled Farooq).

  40. Charlie Crist

    Charlie Crist
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Enrolled in Florida State University
    In 1978 graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    lawyerAmerican football playerpolitician
    Biography

    Charles Joseph Crist Jr. is an American lawyer and politician who has served as the U.S. representative from Florida's 13th congressional district since 2017. The district is based in St. Petersburg. He served as the 44th governor of Florida from 2007 to 2011.

  41. Neil Druckmann

    Neil Druckmann
    Born in
    Israel Flag Israel
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    creative directorscreenwritercomputer scientistwriter
    Biography

    Neil Druckmann is an Israeli-American writer, creative director, designer, programmer and co-president of Naughty Dog, best known for his work on the Uncharted and The Last of Us video game franchises. He was born and raised until the age of 10 in Israel, where his experiences with entertainment would later influence his storytelling techniques. He studied computer science at Carnegie Mellon University before searching for work in the video game industry.

  42. Amy Seimetz

    Amy Seimetz
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    screenwriterfilm actorfilm editorfilm producerwriter
    Biography

    Amy Lynne Seimetz is an American actress, writer, producer, director, and editor. She has appeared in several productions, including AMC's The Killing, HBO's Family Tree, and films like Upstream Color, Alien: Covenant, Pet Sematary, and No Sudden Move.

  43. Devonta Freeman

    Devonta Freeman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1992-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Devonta Cornellius Freeman is an American football running back who is a free agent. He played college football at Florida State and was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the fourth round of the 2014 NFL Draft.

  44. Mark Tremonti

    Mark Tremonti
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    guitaristsingermusician
    Biography

    Mark Thomas Tremonti is an American musician and songwriter best known for his tenures with Creed and Alter Bridge. He is a founding member of both bands, and has also collaborated with many other artists over the years. He formed his own band Tremonti in 2011 and has released five albums with them, including A Dying Machine, which was adapted by Tremonti and science fiction novelist John Shirley.

  45. Dalvin Cook

    Dalvin Cook
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1995-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Dalvin James Cook is an American football running back for the Minnesota Vikings of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Florida State, where he finished his career as the school's all-time leading rusher. Cook was drafted by the Vikings in the second round of the 2017 NFL Draft.

  46. Sam Cassell

    Sam Cassell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    basketball coachbasketball player
    Biography

    Samuel James Cassell Sr. is an American professional basketball coach and former point guard who serves as an assistant coach for the Philadelphia 76ers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Drafted 24th overall in the 1993 NBA draft out of Florida State, Cassell played for eight different teams during his 15-year career. He was selected to the NBA All-Star Game and All-NBA Team once, both in the 2003–04 season.

  47. JoAnna García

    JoAnna García
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1979-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorteacherstage actorfilm actor
    Biography

    JoAnna García Swisher is an American actress. She is known for her roles as Sam in Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1994–96), Vicki Appleby in Freaks and Geeks (1999–2000), and Cheyenne Hart-Montgomery on The WB/CW sitcom Reba (2001–07). She has also gained popularity with her acting roles in Privileged (2008–09), Better with You (2010–11), Animal Practice (2012), Once Upon a Time (2013–18), The Astronaut Wives Club (2015), and Sweet Magnolias (2020). García also stars as Lindsey Johnson in Hallmark Channel's As Luck Would Have It (2021).

  48. Kelvin Benjamin

    Kelvin Benjamin
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1991-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Kelvin Benjamin is an American football wide receiver who is a free agent. He played college football at Florida State and was drafted by the Carolina Panthers in the first round of the 2014 NFL Draft. He also played for the Buffalo Bills and Kansas City Chiefs.

  49. Jake Owen

    Jake Owen
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    singersinger-songwriter
    Biography

    Joshua Ryan Owen, known professionally as Jake Owen, is an American country music singer songwriter and actor. Signed to RCA Nashville in 2006, he released his debut studio album, Startin' with Me, that year. This album produced three singles, all of which reached top 20 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart: his debut single "Yee Haw", "Startin' with Me", and "Something About a Woman". His second studio album, 2009's Easy Does It, accounted for three more singles: "Don't Think I Can't Love You", "Eight Second Ride", and "Tell Me". In September 2011, Owen achieved his first number one hit on the country charts with the title track to his third studio album Barefoot Blue Jean Night, as did with "Alone with You", "The One That Got Away", and "Anywhere with You". His fourth studio album, Days of Gold, produced two singles with its title track, which broke the top 20 in 2013, and the number one single "Beachin'".

  50. Iron & Wine

    Iron & Wine
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    recording artistsinger-songwriterguitaristsingerbanjoist
    Biography

    Samuel "Sam" Ervin Beam, better known by his stage name Iron & Wine, is an American singer-songwriter. He has released six studio albums, several EPs and singles, as well as a few download-only releases, which include a live album (a recording of his 2005 Bonnaroo performance). He occasionally tours with a full band.

  51. Mekia Cox

    Mekia Cox
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    film actoractordancertelevision actor
    Biography

    Mekia Cox is an American actress and dancer, known for her recurring role as Sasha in the second and third seasons of The CW drama 90210, Dr. Robyn Charles in the NBC medical drama Chicago Med and her role as a dancer in the Michael Jackson concert series This Is It and the related film Michael Jackson's This Is It. In 2010, she co-starred as Lizzy Gilliam in the short-lived NBC spy drama Undercovers. She is also known for her role as Princess Tiana in the ABC fantasy drama Once Upon A Time and for her role as Detective Nyla Harper in the ABC police drama The Rookie.

  52. Gabrielle Reece

    Gabrielle Reece
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    beach volleyball playeractormodel
    Biography

    Gabrielle Allyse Reece is an American professional volleyball player, sports announcer, fashion model and actress.

  53. Lauren Miller

    Lauren Miller
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorfilm directorscreenwriterfilm actor
    Biography

    Lauren Anne Miller Rogen is an American actress, comedian, screenwriter, and director. She has appeared in the films Superbad (2007), Zack and Miri Make a Porno (2008), and 50/50 (2011).

  54. Jose Baez

    Jose Baez
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    lawyer
    Biography

    Jose Angel Baez is an American attorney and author. He is known for representing high-profile defendants such as Casey Anthony, Aaron Hernandez, Mark Nordlicht, Katelyn Roman, and Harvey Weinstein.

  55. Brad Johnson

    Brad Johnson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    American football playerbasketball player
    Biography

    James Bradley Johnson is a former American football quarterback. During his 15-year career in the National Football League (NFL), Johnson played for the Minnesota Vikings, Washington Redskins, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and Dallas Cowboys. He is perhaps best known for his time with the Buccaneers, whom he led to their Super Bowl XXXVII title over the Oakland Raiders.

  56. Alan Ball

    Alan Ball
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    screenwriterfilm producerexecutive producerwritershowrunner
    Biography

    Alan Erwin Ball is an American writer, director, and producer for television, film, and theater.

  57. Charlie Ward

    Charlie Ward
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    baseball playerAmerican football playerbasketball playerbasketball coach
    Biography

    Charlie Ward, Jr. is a former American professional basketball player. Ward was an exceptional football player as well, winning the Heisman Trophy, Davey O'Brien Award, and College Football National Championship while quarterbacking the Florida State Seminoles. Despite his college football success, he was famously not drafted to the NFL, opting instead to play in the National Basketball Association (NBA).

  58. Colleen Clinkenbeard

    Colleen Clinkenbeard
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    actorvoice actortelevision actorstage actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Colleen Smith Clinkenbeard is an American voice actress, ADR director, line producer, and writer working for the anime-dubbing company Funimation. One of her major starts was as the English voice provider for Rachel Moore in the long-running detective series Case Closed. She then later served as the Co-ADR director on Fullmetal Alchemist, which aired on Adult Swim in 2004, and would later on star in many other popular anime dubs. Notably as the English voice for Monkey D. Luffy in One Piece, Erza Scarlet in Fairy Tail, and Momo Yaoyorozu in My Hero Academia.

  59. J. Smith-Cameron

    J. Smith-Cameron
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1957-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    film actoractorstage actortelevision actor
    Biography

    J. Smith-Cameron is an American actress. She spent a majority of her career in theatre but began transitioning to film and television later in life. She is known for her supporting roles as Janet Talbot on the television series Rectify and Gerri Kellman on Succession.

  60. Jenn Sterger

    Jenn Sterger
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1983-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    television personalitycolumnistmodel
    Biography

    Jennifer Lynette Sterger is an American model, television personality, and former online columnist for Sports Illustrated. She has worked as the "Gameday Host" for the New York Jets and was a co-host of the Versus sports news show The Daily Line. She currently works for All Elite Wrestling (AEW) as a backstage interviewer.

  61. Bruce Bochy

    Bruce Bochy
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    baseball playerbaseball manager
    Biography

    Bruce Douglas Bochy, nicknamed "Boch" and "Headly", is an American retired professional baseball player and manager. He is best known for managing the San Francisco Giants of Major League Baseball (MLB) from 2007 to 2019. During his playing career, Bochy was a catcher for the Houston Astros, New York Mets, and San Diego Padres. Prior to becoming the Giants' manager, he was the Padres' manager for 12 seasons. Bochy led the Giants to three World Series championships, and previously led the Padres to one World Series appearance. Bochy was the 11th manager in MLB history to achieve 2,000 wins.

  62. Jonathan Isaac

    Jonathan Isaac
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1997-.. (age 25)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Jonathan Judah Isaac is an American professional basketball player for the Orlando Magic of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for one season for the Florida State Seminoles. He was selected by Orlando in the first round of the 2017 NBA draft with the sixth overall pick.

  63. Stephanie Abrams

    Stephanie Abrams
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1978-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    meteorologistweather presenter
    Biography

    Stephanie Abrams is an American television meteorologist who has worked for The Weather Channel (TWC) since 2003. She currently co-hosts AMHQ with Jen Carfagno and Jim Cantore early weekday mornings.

  64. Benjamin Crump

    Benjamin Crump
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    lawyer
    Biography

    Benjamin Lloyd Crump is an American attorney who specializes in civil rights and catastrophic personal injury cases such as wrongful death lawsuits. His practice has focused on cases such as Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, and George Floyd, the people poisoned during the Flint water crisis, and the plaintiffs behind the 2019 Johnson & Johnson baby powder lawsuit alleging the company's talcum powder product led to ovarian cancer diagnoses. Crump is also founder of the firm Ben Crump Law of Tallahassee, Florida.

  65. David Robert Mitchell

    David Robert Mitchell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    film editorfilm producerfilm directorscreenwriter
    Biography

    David Robert Mitchell is an American film director and writer. He received significant recognition as a director after completing his second feature, the critically acclaimed horror film It Follows (2014).

  66. Malik Beasley

    Malik Beasley
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1996-.. (age 26)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Malik JonMikal Beasley is an American professional basketball player and member of the Minnesota Timberwolves. He attended Saint Francis School in Alpharetta, Georgia, and played one season of college basketball for the Florida State Seminoles. Beasley was drafted by the Denver Nuggets with the 19th overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft. After three and a half seasons with the Nuggets he was traded to the Timberwolves. In mid 2021, Beasley served 78 days of a 120-day sentence in jail related to a firearm-brandishing incident.

  67. Dave Cowens

    Dave Cowens
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    basketball coachbasketball player
    Biography

    David William Cowens is an American former professional basketball player and NBA head coach. At 6'9", he played the center position and occasionally played power forward. Cowens spent most of his playing career with the Boston Celtics. He was the 1971 NBA Rookie of the Year and the 1973 NBA Most Valuable Player. Cowens won NBA championships as a member of the Celtics in 1974 and 1976. He was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 1991. Cowens has also held coaching positions in the NBA, CBA, and WNBA.

  68. Dan Bakkedahl

    Dan Bakkedahl
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    voice actortelevision actorcomedian
    Biography

    Dan Bakkedahl is an American actor and improvisational comedian. He is best known for starring as Tim Hughes on the CBS sitcom Life in Pieces, as Congressman Roger Furlong on the HBO series Veep, and as Steve Nugent in the FX comedy series Legit. From 2005 to 2007, he was a correspondent for three seasons on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. He currently has recurring roles on the ABC sitcom The Goldbergs, the HBO Max comedy series Made for Love, and the Netflix comedy Space Force.

  69. Chris Weinke

    Chris Weinke
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1972-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    American football coachAmerican football playerbaseball player
    Biography

    Christopher Jon Weinke is an American football coach, former professional football player, and former professional baseball player. After spending six years in the Toronto Blue Jays minor league baseball system, he enrolled at Florida State University at the age of 25, and played quarterback for the Florida State Seminoles. He thereafter played professionally in the NFL, where he spent most of his career with the Carolina Panthers.

  70. Toni-Ann Singh

    Toni-Ann Singh
    Born in
    Jamaica Flag Jamaica
    Years
    1996-.. (age 26)
    Occupations
    beauty pageant contestantmodel
    Biography

    Toni-Ann Singh is a Jamaican singer and beauty queen who won Miss World 2019. She was previously crowned Miss Jamaica World 2019 and is the fourth woman from Jamaica to win Miss World. She is also the longest reigning Miss World in the history of the pageant.

  71. Valerie Cruz

    Valerie Cruz
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1976-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    television actoractorfilm actor
    Biography

    Valerie Cruz is an American actress. Cruz was born in Elizabeth, New Jersey of Cuban ancestry. She attended Florida State University and received a BFA theatre degree.

  72. Jacob Coker

    Jacob Coker
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1992-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Bryant Jacob "Jake" Coker is a former American football quarterback. He played college football at Florida State and Alabama. He won the national championship with the Alabama Crimson Tide in his senior year in 2015.

  73. Derwin James

    Derwin James
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1996-.. (age 26)
    Enrolled in Florida State University
    Studied criminology
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Derwin Alonzo James Jr. is an American football strong safety for the Los Angeles Chargers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Florida State. He was drafted by the Chargers in the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft.

  74. Sonny Shroyer

    Sonny Shroyer
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1935-.. (age 87)
    Occupations
    television actoractor
    Biography

    Otis Burt "Sonny" Shroyer Jr. is an American actor and singer who has appeared in various television and movie roles. He is known for his role as Deputy Sheriff Enos Strate in the television series The Dukes of Hazzard. He also starred in the short-lived spin-off series Enos based around his Dukes of Hazzard character. Shroyer is married and has two sons, Chris and Mark.

  75. Scottie Barnes

    Scottie Barnes
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    2001-.. (age 21)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Scott Wayne Barnes Jr. is an American professional basketball player for the Toronto Raptors of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the Florida State Seminoles, earning third-team all-conference honors in the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) as a freshman in 2021 and was selected with the fourth overall pick by the Raptors in the 2021 NBA draft. Barnes was named the NBA Rookie of the Year in 2022.

  76. Terance Mann

    Terance Mann
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1996-.. (age 26)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Terance Stanley Mann is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the Florida State Seminoles.

  77. Kay Hagan

    Kay Hagan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1953-2019 (aged 66)
    Enrolled in Florida State University
    In 1975 graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    lawyerbankerpolitician
    Biography

    Janet Kay Ruthven Hagan was an American lawyer, banking executive, and politician who served as a United States Senator from North Carolina from 2009 to 2015. A member of the Democratic Party, she previously served in the North Carolina Senate from 1999 to 2009. By defeating Republican Elizabeth Dole in the 2008 election, she became the first woman to defeat an incumbent woman in a U.S. Senate election. She ran for reelection in 2014 but lost to Republican Thom Tillis, Speaker of the North Carolina House of Representatives, in a close race.

  78. McKenzie Milton

    McKenzie Milton
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1997-.. (age 25)
    Enrolled in Florida State University
    Studied in 2021
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    McKenzie Milton is an American football quarterback who previously played for the Florida State Seminoles of the Atlantic Coast Conference and the University of Central Florida (UCF).

  79. Daniel Berger

    Daniel Berger
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1993-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    golfer
    Biography

    Daniel Berger is an American professional golfer who plays on the PGA Tour. After turning pro at age 20 in 2013, he won the FedEx St. Jude Classic in both 2016 and 2017 and the Charles Schwab Challenge in 2020, the first PGA Tour tournament played after a three-month hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In February 2021, he won the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am; clinching victory with an eagle on the 18th hole.

  80. Kenny King

    Kenny King
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    television actorprofessional wrestler
    Biography

    Kenny Layne is an American professional wrestler, actor, dancer, and television personality better known by his ring name, Kenny King. He is currently appearing for Impact Wrestling, where he is a current member of Honor No More.

  81. Mokgweetsi Masisi

    Mokgweetsi Masisi
    Born in
    Botswana Flag Botswana
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Mokgweetsi Eric Keabetswe Masisi is the fifth and current President of Botswana, serving since 2018. He served as the 8th Vice President of Botswana from 12 November 2014 to 1 April 2018. He was a Member of Parliament in the National Assembly for the Moshupa-Manyana constituency from 2009 to 2018.

  82. Deyna Castellanos

    Deyna Castellanos
    Born in
    Venezuela Flag Venezuela
    Years
    1999-.. (age 23)
    Occupations
    association football managerassociation football player
    Biography

    Deyna Cristina Castellanos Naujenis is a Venezuelan footballer who plays as a forward for Spanish Primera División club Atlético Madrid and the Venezuela women's national team.

  83. Ryan Key

    Ryan Key
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1979-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    guitaristsingermusician
    Biography

    William Ryan Key is an American singer, songwriter, and musician. He is best known as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist of the disbanded pop punk band Yellowcard. He is currently the owner/operator of a recording studio in Franklin, Tennessee, called The Lone Tree Recordings. He is currently writing music under his full name, William Ryan Key, as a solo acoustic act and electronic act. He is also one half of JEDHA, an electronic duo consisting of himself and former lead guitarist of Yellowcard, Ryan Mendez. He has recently toured as guitarist/vocalist/keyboardist for New Found Glory. In late 2018, he played as a supporting act on Mayday Parade's Sunnyland tour along with This Wild Life. As of 2021, he is live-streaming his songwriting process on Twitch full-time.

  84. Paul Azinger

    Paul Azinger
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    golfer
    Biography

    Paul William Azinger is an American professional golfer and TV golf analyst. He won twelve times on the PGA Tour, including one major championship, the 1993 PGA Championship. He spent almost 300 weeks in the top-10 of the Official World Golf Ranking between 1988 and 1994.

  85. Mark Meadows

    Mark Meadows
    Born in
    France Flag France
    Years
    1959-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    business executivedirectorpolitician
    Biography

    Mark Randall Meadows is an American politician who served as the 29th White House chief of staff from 2020 to 2021. He served as the U.S. representative for North Carolina's 11th congressional district from 2013 to 2020. A member of the Republican Party, Meadows chaired the Freedom Caucus from 2017 to 2019. He was considered one of President Donald Trump's closest allies in Congress before his appointment as chief of staff.

  86. Telvin Smith

    Telvin Smith
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1991-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Telvin Trishaun Smith Sr. is a former American football linebacker. He played college football at Florida State and was drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the fifth round of the 2014 NFL Draft. Smith played his entire professional career with the Jacksonville Jaguars before retiring after the 2018 season.

  87. Chris Singleton

    Chris Singleton
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1989-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Christopher Carl Singleton Jr. is an American professional basketball player for Anadolu Efes of the Turkish Super League and the EuroLeague. Listed at 6'9" (2.06 m), he plays as a power forward and small ball center. He played college basketball for the Florida State Seminoles.

  88. Jay Garner

    Jay Garner
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1938-.. (age 84)
    Enrolled in Florida State University
    Graduated with Bachelor of Arts in history
    Occupations
    politicianmilitary personnel
    Biography

    Jay Montgomery Garner is a retired United States Army lieutenant general who in 2003 was appointed as Director of the Office for Reconstruction and Humanitarian Assistance for Iraq following the 2003 invasion of Iraq but was soon replaced by Ambassador Paul Bremer and the ambassador's successor organization to ORHA, the Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA).

  89. Eduardo Pérez

    Eduardo Pérez
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1969-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Eduardo Atanasio Pérez Pérez is an American former professional baseball player, coach, and current television sports color commentator. He played in Major League Baseball and the Nippon Professional Baseball league as a first baseman, third baseman, and outfielder from 1993 to 2006. After his playing career Pérez became a baseball analyst with ESPN, ESPN Deportes, and ESPN Latin America as well as a host on SiriusXM's MLB Network Radio.

  90. Cam Akers

    Cam Akers
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1999-.. (age 23)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Cam Akers is an American football running back for the Los Angeles Rams of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Florida State, and was drafted by the Rams in the second round of the 2020 NFL Draft.

  91. Dwayne Bacon

    Dwayne Bacon
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1995-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Dwayne Lee Bacon Jr. is an American professional basketball player for AS Monaco Basket of the LNB Pro A and the EuroLeague. He played college basketball for Florida State Seminoles.

  92. KJ Smith

    KJ Smith
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Khaneshia "KJ" Smith born and raised in Tallahassee, Florida is an American actress and model.

  93. Walter Jones

    Walter Jones
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Walter Jones Jr. is an American former professional football player who was an offensive tackle in the National Football League (NFL) for 13 seasons. Born in Alabama, he played college football for the Florida State Seminoles.

  94. Courtney Hansen

    Courtney Hansen
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    journalisttelevision presentermodelcolumnistauthor
    Biography

    Courtney Hansen is an American television host/personality, syndicated columnist, published author, and former fashion model.

  95. Bob Bowman

    Bob Bowman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    coach
    Biography

    Robert Bowman is an American swimming coach who is the current head coach of the Arizona State Sun Devils swimming and diving teams of Arizona State University. Bowman is best known as the coach of 23-time Olympic gold medalist American swimmer Michael Phelps. From 2005 to 2008, Bowman served as the head coach for the Michigan Wolverines swimming and diving team of the University of Michigan men's swimming & diving team. From 2008 to 2015, he worked as the CEO and head coach for North Baltimore Aquatic Club.

  96. Brian Marshall

    Brian Marshall
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    guitaristmusician
    Biography

    Brian Aubrey Marshall is an American musician and songwriter best known as the bassist and co-founder of the rock bands Creed and Alter Bridge.

  97. Lawrence Timmons

    Lawrence Timmons
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Lawrence Olajuwon Timmons is a former American football linebacker. He was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the first round of the 2007 NFL Draft and went on to win Super Bowl XLIII with the Steelers the following year. He also participated in Super Bowl XLV with the team two years later. He played college football at Florida State.

  98. Becky Edwards

    Becky Edwards
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Rebecca Edwards is an American soccer player who played for Swedish club Kristianstads DFF in the Damallsvenskan. She previously played for Orlando Pride, Houston Dash, Portland Thorns, and Western New York Flash in the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) as well as FC Gold Pride and the championship-winning Western New York Flash in Women's Professional Soccer (WPS).

  99. J. D. Drew

    J. D. Drew
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    David Jonathan "J. D." Drew is an American former Major League Baseball right fielder. He began his major league career in 1998 with the St. Louis Cardinals, and also played for the Atlanta Braves, Los Angeles Dodgers, and Boston Red Sox. He is the brother of two other major league players, Stephen and Tim.

  100. Jerry Demings

    Jerry Demings
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1959-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    mayorsheriff
    Biography

    Jerry L. Demings is an American politician and former law enforcement officer serving as Mayor of Orange County, Florida, in office since 2018. A Democrat, he previously served as Sheriff of Orange County, Florida, from 2009 to December 2018, and served as Chief of the Orlando Police Department and Director of Public Safety for Orange County, Florida. He was elected Mayor of Orange County in August 2018, becoming the first Democrat and first African American to be elected to that office.