60 Notable alumni of
Mercer University

Mercer University is 945th in the world, 354th in North America, and 332nd in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 60 notable alumni from Mercer University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Nancy Grace

    Nancy Grace
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1959-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    journalistlawyertelevision presenterpodcaster
    Biography

    Nancy Ann Grace is an American legal commentator and television journalist. She hosted Nancy Grace, a nightly celebrity news and current affairs show on HLN, from 2005 to 2016, and Court TV's Closing Arguments from 1996 to 2007. She also co-wrote the book Objection!: How High-Priced Defense Attorneys, Celebrity Defendants, and a 24/7 Media Have Hijacked Our Criminal Justice System. Grace was also the arbiter of Swift Justice with Nancy Grace in the syndicated courtroom reality show's first season.

  2. Jay Sekulow

    Jay Sekulow
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    Anwaltlawyer
    Biography

    Jay Alan Sekulow is an American lawyer, radio, television talk show host and politically conservative media personality. He has been chief counsel of the American Center for Law & Justice (ACLJ) since 1991. As a member of President Donald Trump's legal team, he served as lead outside counsel for Trump's First Impeachment Trial in the United States Senate.

  3. L. Lin Wood

    L. Lin Wood
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Enrolled in Mercer University
    Studied in 1974
    Occupations
    lawyer
    Biography

    Lucian Lincoln "Lin" Wood Jr. is an American attorney and conspiracy theorist.

  4. Carl Vinson

    Carl Vinson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1883-1981 (aged 98)
    Enrolled in Mercer University
    Studied in 1902
    Occupations
    politicianlawyerjudge
    Biography

    Carl Vinson was an American politician who served in the U.S. House of Representatives for over 50 years and was influential in the 20th century expansion of the U.S. Navy. He was a member of the Democratic Party and represented Georgia in the House from 1914 to 1965. He was known as "The Father of the Two-Ocean Navy". He is the longest-serving member of the United States House of Representatives from the state of Georgia.

  5. Nathan Deal

    Nathan Deal
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1942-.. (age 80)
    Enrolled in Mercer University
    In 1964 graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    John Nathan Deal is an American attorney and politician who served as the 82nd Governor of Georgia from 2011 to 2019. He was elected to the United States House of Representatives as a member of the Democratic Party in 1992 and switched to the Republican Party in 1995. On March 1, 2010, Deal announced his resignation from Congress to run for Governor of Georgia.

  6. Sam Mitchell

    Sam Mitchell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    basketball playerbasketball coachcoach
    Biography

    Samuel E. Mitchell Jr. is an American former professional basketball player and coach. Playing at small forward, Mitchell's 18-year professional basketball career spanned three decades, and was most notable for his ten seasons with the Minnesota Timberwolves (NBA), whom he also coached as an interim for the 2015-16 season. Mitchell coached for the Toronto Raptors 2004 to 2008 as well, winning Coach of the Year Award in 2007.

  7. Erick Erickson

    Erick Erickson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1975-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    radio personalityjournalist
    Biography

    Erick Woods Erickson is a conservative evangelical American blogger and radio host. He hosts the radio show Atlanta's Evening News with Erick Erickson, broadcast on 750 WSB (AM), and runs the blog The Resurgent. Previously, he served as the editor-in-chief and the CEO of the conservative political blog RedState and was a political contributor for CNN.

  8. Betty Cantrell

    Betty Cantrell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1994-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    modelbeauty pageant contestant
    Biography

    Baciliky Andris "Betty" Maxwell is an American singer, actress, model, author, and beauty pageant titleholder from Warner Robins, Georgia, who was crowned Miss Georgia 2015. On September 13, 2015, she was crowned Miss America 2016 by Miss America 2015, Kira Kazantsev. She is the first Miss Georgia to be crowned Miss America since Neva Jane Langley, Miss America 1953.

  9. Ed Roberts

    Ed Roberts
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1941-2010 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    physicianmilitary officerinventorcomputer scientistbusinessperson
    Biography

    Henry Edward Roberts was an American engineer, entrepreneur and medical doctor who invented the first commercially successful personal computer in 1974. He is most often known as "the father of the personal computer." He founded Micro Instrumentation and Telemetry Systems (MITS) in 1970 to sell electronics kits to model rocketry hobbyists, but the first successful product was an electronic calculator kit that was featured on the cover of the November 1971 issue of Popular Electronics. The calculators were very successful and sales topped one million dollars in 1973. A brutal calculator price war left the company deeply in debt by 1974. Roberts then developed the Altair 8800 personal computer that used the new Intel 8080 microprocessor. This was featured on the cover of the January 1975 issue of Popular Electronics, and hobbyists flooded MITS with orders for this $397 computer kit.

  10. Thomas E. Watson

    Thomas E. Watson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1856-1922 (aged 66)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyerpublishereditorjournalist
    Biography

    Thomas Edward Watson was an American politician, attorney, newspaper editor and writer from Georgia. In the 1890s Watson championed poor farmers as a leader of the Populist Party, articulating an agrarian political viewpoint while attacking business, bankers, railroads, Democratic President Grover Cleveland, and the Democratic Party. He was the nominee for vice president with Democrat William Jennings Bryan in 1896 on the Populist ticket.

  11. G. Harrold Carswell

    G. Harrold Carswell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1919-1992 (aged 73)
    Occupations
    military officerlawyerjudge
    Biography

    George Harrold Carswell was a United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida and an unsuccessful nominee to the United States Supreme Court.

  12. Griffin Bell

    Griffin Bell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1918-2009 (aged 91)
    Occupations
    lawyerjudgepolitician
    Biography

    Griffin Boyette Bell was the 72nd Attorney General of the United States and previously was a U.S. Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit.

  13. Scott Rigell

    Scott Rigell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Enrolled in Mercer University
    In 1983 graduated with Bachelor of Business Administration
    Occupations
    politicianentrepreneur
    Biography

    Edward Scott Rigell is an American businessman and politician who served as the U.S. Representative for Virginia's 2nd congressional district from 2011 to 2017. He declined to run for re-election in 2016, and he left office in January 2017.

  14. Cory Gearrin

    Cory Gearrin
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Cory Nathanial Gearrin is an American professional baseball pitcher who is currently a free agent. He previously played for the Atlanta Braves, San Francisco Giants, Texas Rangers, Oakland Athletics, Seattle Mariners, New York Yankees, and Minnesota Twins.

  15. Walter F. George

    Walter F. George
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1878-1957 (aged 79)
    Enrolled in Mercer University
    In 1901 graduated with Juris Doctor
    Occupations
    politicianjudgelawyer
    Biography

    Walter Franklin George was an American politician from the state of Georgia. He was a longtime Democratic United States Senator and was President pro tempore of the United States Senate from 1955 to 1957.

  16. Langston Hall

    Langston Hall
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1991-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Langston Avery Hall is an American professional basketball player for Bahçeşehir Koleji of the Turkish Basketball Super League (BSL). He played at the collegiate level with the Mercer Bears, and was named Atlantic Sun Player of the Year in his final year.

  17. Blanton C. Winship

    Blanton C. Winship
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1869-1947 (aged 78)
    Occupations
    lawyermilitary personnelpolitician
    Biography

    Blanton C. Winship was an American military lawyer and veteran of both the Spanish–American War and World War I. During his career, he served both as Judge Advocate General of the United States Army and as the governor of Puerto Rico, where he personally ordered the Ponce massacre.

  18. Beverly B. Martin

    Beverly B. Martin
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    lawyerjudge
    Biography

    Beverly Baldwin Martin is a United States Circuit Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit and a former United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia.

  19. Robert Reichert

    Robert Reichert
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1948-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Robert Reichert is an American Democratic politician and former mayor of Macon, Georgia, the fourth largest city in the state.

  20. James Florence

    James Florence
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1988-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    James Brian Florence is an American professional basketball player for Stal Ostrów Wielkopolski of the Polish Basketball League (PLK). Standing at 1.86 m, he plays the point guard position.

  21. Alan Walden

    Alan Walden
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    literary agentmanager
    Biography

    Alan Walden is an American manager, publisher, booking agent, and promoter.

  22. Vicente Arze

    Vicente Arze
    Born in
    Bolivia Flag Bolivia
    Years
    1985-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Vicente Arze Camacho is a Bolivian footballer.

  23. Richard B. Hubbard

    Richard B. Hubbard
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1832-1901 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    diplomatpolitician
    Biography

    Richard Bennett Hubbard, Jr. was the 16th Governor of Texas from 1876 to 1879 and United States Envoy to Japan from 1885 to 1889. He was a Confederate veteran of the American Civil War and was a member of the Democratic Party.

  24. Thomas W. Hardwick

    Thomas W. Hardwick
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1872-1944 (aged 72)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Thomas William Hardwick was an American politician from the U.S. state of Georgia.

  25. Michael J. Moore

    Michael J. Moore
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Michael Jonathan Moore is an American attorney and former politician from Georgia. Moore is a former Georgia state senator and United States Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia.

  26. Chauncey Sparks

    Chauncey Sparks
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1884-1968 (aged 84)
    Occupations
    lawyerpoliticianjudge
    Biography

    George Chauncey Sparks, known as Chauncey Sparks, was an attorney and Democratic American politician who served as the 41st Governor of Alabama from 1943 to 1947. He made improvements to state education of whites and expanded the state schools and centers for agriculture. He campaigned for passage of the Boswell Amendment to the state constitution, which was designed to keep blacks disfranchised following the US Supreme Court ruling Smith v. Allwright (1944) against use of white primaries by the Democratic Party in the states.

  27. William David Upshaw

    William David Upshaw
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1866-1952 (aged 86)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    William David Upshaw served eight years in Congress (1919–1927), where he was such a strong proponent of the temperance movement that he became known as the "driest of the drys."

  28. John Oxendine

    John Oxendine
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    lawyerbusinessperson
    Biography

    John W. Oxendine is an American politician who served four terms as Insurance Commissioner of the U.S. state of Georgia. A member of the Republican party, he was first elected commissioner in 1994 and was reelected in 1998, 2002, and 2006. Prior to entering politics, Oxendine owned and operated a small business and was a lawyer practicing in Gwinnett County, Georgia.

  29. Allen D. Candler

    Allen D. Candler
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1834-1910 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    politicianarchivist
    Biography

    Allen Daniel Candler was a Georgia state legislator, U.S. Representative and the 56th Governor of Georgia.

  30. Meldrim Thomson, Jr

    Meldrim Thomson, Jr
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1912-2001 (aged 89)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Meldrim Thomson Jr. was an American politician who served three terms as governor of the U.S. state of New Hampshire from 1973 to 1979. A Republican, he was known as a strong supporter of conservative political values.

  31. William Usery

    William Usery
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1923-2016 (aged 93)
    Occupations
    politiciantrade unionist
    Biography

    William Julian Usery Jr. was an American labor union activist and government appointee who served as United States secretary of labor in the Ford administration.

  32. Perry L. Wiggins

    Perry L. Wiggins
    Years
    1961-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    Perry Louis Wiggins is a retired United States Army lieutenant general who served as commanding general, United States Army North. He assumed command in September 2013, having previously served as Deputy Commanding General. He is the son of a former senior noncommisioned officer and earned his commission as an Infantry lieutenant from Mercer University in 1983. Wiggins retired on September 30, 2016.

  33. Joe Pettini

    Joe Pettini
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1955-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Joseph Paul Pettini is a former Major League Baseball player and the former bench coach for the St. Louis Cardinals and Houston Astros.

  34. William D. Jelks

    William D. Jelks
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1855-1931 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    William Dorsey Jelks was an American newspaper editor, publisher, and politician who served as the 32nd Governor of Alabama from 1901 to 1907. As Lieutenant Governor of Alabama, he also served as acting governor between December 1 and December 26, 1900 when Governor William J. Samford was out-of-state seeking medical treatment.

  35. Doug Barnard, Jr

    Doug Barnard, Jr
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1922-2018 (aged 96)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Druie Douglas Barnard Jr. was a United States congressman from Georgia.

  36. Benjamin S. Griffin

    Benjamin S. Griffin
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1946-.. (age 76)
    Biography

    Benjamin Saunders Griffin, was a four-star general in the United States Army. He served as the Commanding General, United States Army Materiel Command from 5 November 2004 to 13 November 2008. Prior to this assignment, he served as the Department of the Army Deputy Chief of Staff, G-8. He retired from the Army after over 38 years of service.

  37. Edward Eugene Cox

    Edward Eugene Cox
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1880-1952 (aged 72)
    Enrolled in Mercer University
    In 1902 graduated with Juris Doctor
    Occupations
    politicianlawyerjudge
    Biography

    Edward Eugene "Eugene" or "Goober" Cox served as a US Representative from Georgia for nearly 28 years. A conservative Democrat who supported racial segregation and opposed US President Franklin Roosevelt's "New Deal," Cox became the most senior Democrat on the House Committee on Rules.

  38. Claude M. Kicklighter

    Claude M. Kicklighter
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1933-.. (age 89)
    Enrolled in Mercer University
    Graduated with Bachelor of Arts in biology
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Claude Milton "Mick" Kicklighter Sr. is a retired United States Army officer. He is a former commander of the United States Army Western Command (later United States Army Pacific), which he held from 1989 to 1991. He was also Director for Security Assistance for the US Army Security Assistance Center and Chief of Staff for the US Army Material Development and Readiness Command in Alexandria, Virginia, from 1981–1984 and Assistant Deputy Chief of Staff for Logistics and Director of the Army Staff for the Office of Chief of Staff in Washington, D.C. Kicklighter was commander of the 25th Infantry Division from 1984 until being succeeded by James W. Crysel in 1986.

  39. Henry Dickerson McDaniel

    Henry Dickerson McDaniel
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1836-1926 (aged 90)
    Occupations
    lawyerpolitician
    Biography

    Henry Dickerson McDaniel was the 52nd Governor of Georgia from 1883 to 1886.

  40. Seaborn Roddenbery

    Seaborn Roddenbery
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1870-1913 (aged 43)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyerjudge
    Biography

    Seaborn Anderson Roddenbery was a Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from the state of Georgia, known for his proposal of an anti-miscegenation amendment to the United States Constitution. He was elected to the 61st Congress to replace the deceased James M. Griggs, and re-elected to the 62nd and 63rd Congresses before dying in office.

  41. Myrtle Cagle

    Myrtle Cagle
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1925-2019 (aged 94)
    Occupations
    aircraft pilotteacher
    Biography

    Myrtle "Kay" Thompson Cagle was an American pilot and one of the Mercury 13 female astronauts group. She worked as a flight instructor and wrote about aviation in North Carolina.

  42. William Stanley West

    William Stanley West
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1849-1914 (aged 65)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    William Stanley West was a United States Senator from the state of Georgia. He was a Democrat. He is notable for being the first person appointed to the Senate after ratification of the Seventeenth Amendment made that possible.

  43. Carlton Mobley

    Carlton Mobley
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1906-1981 (aged 75)
    Occupations
    politicianmilitary officerlawyerjudge
    Biography

    William Carlton Mobley was a noted jurist and politician from the American state of Georgia. He is one of the ten youngest people to ever be elected to the United States House of Representatives, at the age of 25.

  44. Dwight Laing Rogers

    Dwight Laing Rogers
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1886-1954 (aged 68)
    Enrolled in Mercer University
    In 1910 graduated with Juris Doctor
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Dwight Laing Rogers was a U.S. Representative from Florida.

  45. William Lee Robinson

    William Lee Robinson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-2015 (aged 72)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    William Lee Robinson was an American politician who was the Mayor of Macon, Georgia from 1987–1991, and a four-term State Senator of Georgia. At the time of his death, Lee Robinson was serving as the Circuit Public Defender of the Macon (Georgia) Judicial Circuit, which includes Bibb, Peach and Crawford Counties.

  46. Harry Stillwell Edwards

    Harry Stillwell Edwards
    Years
    1855-1938 (aged 83)
    Occupations
    journalistnovelist
    Biography

    Harry Stillwell Edwards was an American journalist, novelist, and poet, born at Macon, Georgia. He studied law at Mercer University, Macon, and graduated in 1877. He was assistant editor and editor of Macon journals (1881–1888), gaining distinction as a writer of dialect stories. He wrote on the Georgia aristocracy as well as pro-slavery fantasies popular in the South. Amongst his publications are:

  47. Steven A. Boylan

    Steven A. Boylan
    Years
    1965-.. (age 57)
    Biography

    Steven Arthur Boylan, formerly a U.S. military spokesman in Baghdad for General David Petraeus in the prosecution of the Iraq War troop surge of 2007 from February, 2007 to September, 2008. After leaving Iraq, he became the public affairs officer and the senior public affairs observer/trainer for the Battle Command Training Program (BCTP) at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas according to U.S. News & World Report.

  48. Lyman Hall

    Lyman Hall
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1859-1905 (aged 46)
    Occupations
    scientist
    Biography

    Lyman Hall was a professor and president of the Georgia School of Technology (now called the Georgia Institute of Technology, commonly referred to as Georgia Tech). Hall's administration introduced degrees in electrical engineering and civil engineering in December 1896, textile engineering in February 1899, and engineering chemistry in January 1901.

  49. Edward H. Hurst

    Edward H. Hurst
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1916-1997 (aged 81)
    Occupations
    military personnel
    Biography

    Edward Hunter Hurst was a highly decorated officer of the United States Marine Corps with the rank of brigadier general. He is the recipient of the Navy Cross, the United States military's second-highest decoration awarded for valor in combat. He completed his career as director of Marine Corps Landing Force Development Center Quantico in 1968.

  50. George Hillyer

    George Hillyer
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1835-1927 (aged 92)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    George Hillyer was an American politician, serving as the 29th Mayor of Atlanta, Georgia, as well as a state representative and senator. He was also an officer in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War.

  51. Alexander Travis Hawthorn

    Alexander Travis Hawthorn
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1825-1899 (aged 74)
    Occupations
    lawyermilitary officermerchantminister
    Biography

    Brigadier-General Alexander Travis Hawthorn was a senior officer of the Confederate States Army who commanded infantry in the Western and Trans-Mississippi theaters of the American Civil War.

  52. John Peyton

    John Peyton
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    John Stephens Peyton is an American businessman and politician who is currently president of Gate Petroleum. He served as Mayor of Jacksonville, Florida from 2003 to 2011, when he was succeeded by Alvin Brown. He was the second Republican to be elected to the position since 1888. After his term he returned to Gate, his family business, and succeeded his father Herb Peyton as the company's president in January 2012.

  53. Ronnie Thompson

    Ronnie Thompson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1934-2020 (aged 86)
    Occupations
    politicianradio personalitysongwriterjournalistbusinessperson
    Biography

    Ronald John "Ronnie" Thompson Sr., also known by "Machine Gun Ronnie" Thompson, was an American gospel singer, politician, musician, and mental health caseworker. During the 1960s, Thompson became a household name across Georgia and parts of the American South for his live gospel music television shows. He also recorded and released his own contemporary Christian and country music albums and singles. In 1967, Thompson was elected Mayor of Macon, Georgia, becoming the city's first Republican mayor in its history. He became known for his unorthodox, often controversial views and colorful, charismatic personality during his tenure as mayor, which spanned two terms from 1967 to 1975.

  54. Richard Malcolm Johnston

    Richard Malcolm Johnston
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1822-1898 (aged 76)
    Occupations
    educator
    Biography

    Richard Malcolm Johnston was an American educator and author.

  55. Charlton Greenwood Ogburn

    Charlton Greenwood Ogburn
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1882-1962 (aged 80)
    Occupations
    lawyer
    Biography

    Charlton Greenwood Ogburn was a lawyer who served as a public official in various capacities from 1917 through to the 1930s. He was employed as legal counsel both for government corporations and labor organizations. His most widely recognized work was undertaken as counsel for the American Federation of Labor in the 1930s.

  56. Erasmus W. Beck

    Erasmus W. Beck
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1833-1898 (aged 65)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyerjudgeslaveholder
    Biography

    Erasmus Williams Beck was a U.S. Representative from Georgia.

  57. Thomas G. Lawson

    Thomas G. Lawson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1835-1912 (aged 77)
    Occupations
    politicianjudgelawyer
    Biography

    Thomas Graves Lawson was a Congressional Representative from Georgia.

  58. Michael L. Howard

    Michael L. Howard
    Enrolled in Mercer University
    Graduated with Bachelor of Science in biology
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Michael L. Howard is a United States Army lieutenant general serving as the deputy commander of the United States European Command. Prior to that, he was the command's operations director.

  59. Charlie Harris

    Charlie Harris
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1877-1963 (aged 86)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Charles Jenkins Harris was an American Major League Baseball third baseman who played for the Baltimore Orioles in 1899. He stood 5'8" and weighed 200 pounds. He batted and threw right-handed. Born in Macon, Georgia in 1877, he attended Mercer University.

  60. Van C. Swearingen

    Van C. Swearingen
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1873-1943 (aged 70)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Van Cicero Swearingen was an American attorney and politician who served as the 21st Florida Attorney General, serving from 1917 until 1921.