98 Notable alumni of
Providence College

Providence College is 502nd in the world, 199th in North America, and 184th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 98 notable alumni from Providence College sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Janeane Garofalo

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    Janeane Garofalo
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    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    actorradio personalitycomedianpolitical activistwriter
    Biography

    Janeane Marie Garofalo is an American stand-up comedian, actress and writer. Garofalo began her career as a stand-up comedian and became a cast member on The Ben Stiller Show, The Larry Sanders Show, and Saturday Night Live, then appeared in more than 50 movies, with leading or major roles in The Truth About Cats and Dogs, Wet Hot American Summer, The Matchmaker, Reality Bites, Steal This Movie!, Clay Pigeons, Sweethearts, Mystery Men, The Minus Man, and The Independent, among numerous others. She has been a series regular on television programs such as Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp, 24, and Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce. Garofalo is an outspoken progressive activist. From March 2004 to July 2006, she hosted Air America Radio's The Majority Report with Sam Seder.

  2. Patrick J. Kennedy

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    Patrick J. Kennedy
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Enrolled in Providence College
    In 1991 graduated with Bachelor of Science
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Patrick Joseph Kennedy II is an American politician and mental health advocate. From 1995 to 2011, he served as a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from Rhode Island's 1st congressional district. He is the founder of the Kennedy Forum, a former member of the President's Commission on Combatting Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis, and co-founder of One Mind.

  3. Frank Caprio

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    Frank Caprio
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1936-.. (age 85)
    Occupations
    lawyerteacherjudge
    Biography

    Francesco "Frank" Caprio is an American jurist, politician, and currently serving as the chief municipal judge in Providence, Rhode Island and the former Chairman of the Rhode Island Board of Governors. His judicial work is televised on the television program Caught in Providence. He also has made appearances in the series Parking Wars dealing with several cases of traffic violations in his courtroom.

  4. Doris Burke

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    Doris Burke
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    basketball playersports commentator
    Biography

    Doris Burke is an American sports announcer and analyst for NBA on ESPN, NBA on ABC, College Basketball on ESPN, College Basketball on ABC games. She formerly worked as an analyst for WNBA games on MSG, and has worked on New York Knicks games. Burke was the first female commentator to call a New York Knicks game on radio and television. She played college basketball for the Providence Friars, finishing her career as the school's leader in assists. Honored for her pioneering work, she was selected to enter the Basketball Hall of Fame as the 2018 Curt Gowdy Media Award winner.

  5. John O'Hurley

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    John O'Hurley
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    stand-up comedianactorfilm producersingervoice actor
    Biography

    John George O'Hurley Jr. is an American actor, comedian, author, game show host and television personality. He is known for the role of J. Peterman on the NBC sitcom Seinfeld, and was the fifth host of the game show Family Feud from 2006 to 2010. Before his run on Family Feud, he hosted To Tell The Truth from 2000 to 2002 in syndication.

  6. Billy Donovan

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    Billy Donovan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    basketball playerbasketball coach
    Biography

    William John Donovan Jr. is an American professional basketball coach and former player. He has served as head coach of the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association (NBA) since September 2020 after previously coaching the Oklahoma City Thunder from 2015 through 2020. Before moving to the NBA, he spent nineteen seasons as the head basketball coach at the University of Florida, where he led his Florida Gator teams to back-to-back NCAA championships in 2006 and 2007.

  7. Kris Dunn

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    Kris Dunn
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1994-.. (age 27)
    Enrolled in Providence College
    Studied in 2012-2016
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Kristofer Michael Dunn is an American professional basketball player for the Atlanta Hawks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played four seasons of college basketball for the Providence Friars before being drafted with the fifth overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves. He played his rookie season with the Timberwolves before being traded to the Chicago Bulls in 2017.

  8. Peter Farrelly

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    Peter Farrelly
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    film directorscreenwriteractorfilm producertelevision producer
    Biography

    Peter John Farrelly is an American film director, screenwriter, producer and novelist. Along with his brother Bobby, the Farrelly brothers are mostly famous for directing and producing quirky comedy and romantic comedy films such as Dumb and Dumber; Shallow Hal; Me, Myself and Irene; There's Something About Mary; and the 2007 remake of The Heartbreak Kid. On his own in 2018 Farrelly co-wrote and directed the comedy-drama Green Book, which won the Audience Award at the Toronto International Film Festival in 2018. For his work on the film, he also won the Golden Globe Award for Best Screenplay and the Academy Awards for Best Picture and Best Original Screenplay.

  9. Robert Gallo

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    Robert Gallo
    Born in
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    Years
    1937-.. (age 84)
    Occupations
    virologistoncologistphysicianimmunologistbiochemist
    Biography

    Robert Charles Gallo is an American biomedical researcher. He is best known for his role in the discovery of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) as the infectious agent responsible for acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) and in the development of the HIV blood test, and he has been a major contributor to subsequent HIV research.

  10. John Thompson

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    John Thompson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1941-2020 (aged 79)
    Occupations
    basketball coachbasketball playersports commentator
    Biography

    John Robert Thompson Jr. was an American college basketball coach for the Georgetown Hoyas men's team. He became the first African-American head coach to win a major collegiate championship in basketball when he led the Hoyas to the NCAA Division I national championship in 1984. Thompson was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame.

  11. Lenny Wilkens

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    Lenny Wilkens
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1937-.. (age 84)
    Occupations
    basketball playerbasketball coachcoach
    Biography

    Leonard Randolph Wilkens is an American former basketball player and coach in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He has been inducted three times into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, first in 1989 as a player, as a coach in 1998, and in 2010 as part of the 1992 United States Olympic "Dream Team," for which he was an assistant coach. He is also a 2006 inductee into the College Basketball Hall of Fame.

  12. Chris Dodd

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    Chris Dodd
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1944-.. (age 77)
    Enrolled in Providence College
    Studied in 1966
    Occupations
    politicianlawyerlobbyistscreenwriter
    Biography

    Christopher John Dodd is an American lobbyist, lawyer, and Democratic Party politician who served as a United States Senator from Connecticut from 1981 to 2011. Dodd is the longest-serving senator in Connecticut's history. He served in the United States House of Representatives from 1975 to 1981.

  13. Brian Burke

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    Brian Burke
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    ice hockey playerlawyer
    Biography

    Brian P. Burke is an American-Canadian ice hockey executive and former analyst serving as president of hockey operations for the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League (NHL). He has also served as the general manager of the Hartford Whalers, Vancouver Canucks, Anaheim Ducks (with whom he won the Stanley Cup in 2007) and Toronto Maple Leafs, as well as president of hockey operations for the Calgary Flames. Burke was also the general manager for the United States national men's ice hockey team for the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, and is a member of Rugby Canada's board of directors.

  14. MarShon Brooks

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    MarShon Brooks
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    MarShon Scitif Brooks is an American professional basketball player for the Guangdong Southern Tigers of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA). Standing at 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m), he plays at shooting guard and small forward positions. Originally drafted by the Boston Celtics with the 25th pick in the 2011 NBA draft, he was immediately traded to the New Jersey Nets.

  15. Richard Pitino

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    Richard Pitino
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    basketball coach
    Biography

    Richard William Pitino is an American college basketball coach. He is currently the head coach of the New Mexico Lobos men's basketball team. From 2013 to 2021, he was head coach of the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers men's basketball team. He is the son of Iona head coach Rick Pitino. After attending St. Sebastian's School in Needham, Massachusetts, Richard Pitino earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in history at Providence College in 2005. During his time at Providence, Pitino was the manager for the Friars men's basketball team under Tim Welsh. For two years, he also served as an assistant basketball coach for Saint Andrew's School in nearby Barrington, Rhode Island.

  16. Lou Lamoriello

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    Lou Lamoriello
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1942-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    ice hockey playerice hockey coach
    Biography

    Louis P. Lamoriello is an American professional ice hockey executive who is the president of hockey operations and general manager for the New York Islanders of the National Hockey League (NHL). He is also the former general manager of both the New Jersey Devils and the Toronto Maple Leafs. Lamoriello's tenure as general manager of the New Jersey Devils from 1987 to 2015 was the third-longest by an NHL general manager with a single team, following those of Conn Smythe and Art Ross. Lamoriello resigned from New Jersey on May 4, 2015, and became the 16th general manager of the Maple Leafs on July 23 of the same year.

  17. Bryce Cotton

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    Bryce Cotton
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1992-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Bryce Jiron Cotton is an American professional basketball player for the Perth Wildcats of the National Basketball League (NBL). He played college basketball for the Providence Friars, where he was a two-time first-team All-Big East honoree. He joined the Austin Spurs in 2014 before splitting the next two years in the NBA and NBA Development League, and spending time in China and Turkey. He spent the back-end of the 2014–15 season with the Utah Jazz and had short stints with the Phoenix Suns and Memphis Grizzlies during the 2015–16 season. In January 2017, he arrived in Australia to play for the Wildcats. Two months later, he guided Perth to the NBL championship behind a Grand Final MVP performance. He continued on with the Wildcats for the 2017–18 season and won the NBL Most Valuable Player Award. He won his second and third NBL championships in 2019 and 2020 while also garnering his second NBL MVP and second Grand Final MVP in 2020. He won his third NBL MVP in 2021.

  18. Otis Thorpe

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    Otis Thorpe
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1962-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Otis Henry Thorpe is an American retired professional basketball player who played for several teams in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was an NBA All-Star in 1992 and won an NBA championship with the Houston Rockets in 1994.

  19. Julian Gressel

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    Julian Gressel
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    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1993-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Julian Gressel is a German professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for D.C. United of Major League Soccer. Born in Neustadt, Gressel began his career in Germany before moving to the United States in 2011. He then played college soccer for the Providence Friars for four seasons. In 2017, Gressel signed a contract with Major League Soccer and was selected in the MLS SuperDraft in the first round with the 8th overall pick by expansion side Atlanta United.

  20. Ricky Ledo

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    Ricky Ledo
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1992-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Ricardo Julio Ledo is an American professional basketball player for Lokman Hekim Fethiye Belediyespor of the Turkish BSL. He committed to play for the Providence Friars, but the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) ruled him academically ineligible to play during his freshman season in 2012–13. Ledo never played a minute for the Friars that season, and at the end of the year he declared he was entering the 2013 NBA draft.

  21. Ryan Gomes

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    Ryan Gomes
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    basketball playerbasketball coach
    Biography

    Ryan Anthony Gomes is an American former professional basketball player and former assistant coach for the Long Island Nets of the NBA G League. He was named a First Team All-American power forward at Providence College before being selected with the 50th overall pick in the 2005 NBA draft by the Boston Celtics.

  22. Ben Bentil

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    Ben Bentil
    Born in
    Ghana Flag Ghana
    Years
    1995-.. (age 26)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Benjamin Bentil is a Ghanaian professional basketball player for Bahçeşehir Koleji of the Turkish Basketball Super League (BSL). He played two seasons of college basketball for Providence before being drafted 51st overall by the Boston Celtics in the 2016 NBA draft.

  23. Jack Brennan

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    Jack Brennan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1937-.. (age 84)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    John Vincent Brennan is a retired United States Marine Corps officer and former political aide. He is best known as being U.S. President Richard Nixon's post-resignation chief of staff.

  24. Jay Leach

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    Jay Leach
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Jay Christopher Leach is an American former professional ice hockey player and currently the head coach of the Providence Bruins in the American Hockey League. He is a former captain of the Albany Devils.

  25. Raymond Flynn

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    Raymond Flynn
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1939-.. (age 82)
    Occupations
    diplomatpoliticiannovelistbasketball playerbiographer
    Biography

    Raymond Leo Flynn is an American politician who served as 52nd Mayor of Boston, Massachusetts from 1984 until 1993. He was later appointed United States Ambassador to the Holy See (1993–1997) by President Bill Clinton.

  26. Ernie DiGregorio

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    Ernie DiGregorio
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1951-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Ernest DiGregorio, also known as "Ernie D.", is an American former National Basketball Association player. He was named NBA Rookie of the Year in the 1973–74 season and shares the NBA rookie record for assists in a single game with 25. Due to a severe knee injury suffered early in DiGregorio's professional career, he played only five NBA seasons.

  27. Noel Acciari

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    Noel Acciari
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1991-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Noel Acciari is an American professional ice hockey forward who is currently playing for the Florida Panthers of the National Hockey League (NHL).

  28. Austin Croshere

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    Austin Croshere
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Austin Nathan Croshere is a retired American professional basketball player who played for five different NBA teams throughout his career in the National Basketball Association, and is now a TV broadcaster for the Indiana Pacers.

  29. Thomas J. Dodd

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    Thomas J. Dodd
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1907-1971 (aged 64)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Thomas Joseph Dodd was an American attorney and diplomat who served as a United States Senator and Representative from Connecticut. He is the father of former U.S. Senator Christopher Dodd and Thomas J. Dodd, Jr., who served as the United States Ambassador to Uruguay from 1993 to 1997 and to Costa Rica from 1997 to 2001.

  30. Hal Gill

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    Hal Gill
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Harold Priestley Gill III is an American former professional ice hockey defenseman who played 16 NHL seasons with six different teams, winning the Stanley Cup with the Pittsburgh Penguins in 2009.

  31. Tom Fitzgerald

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    Tom Fitzgerald
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Thomas James Fitzgerald is an American former professional ice hockey player who played 17 seasons in the National Hockey League and the American Hockey League. He currently serves as the general manager and executive Vice President of the New Jersey Devils. He won the Stanley Cup in 2009 as a director of player development with the Pittsburgh Penguins.

  32. Marcus Douthit

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    Marcus Douthit
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Marcus Eugene Douthit is a Filipino-American former basketball player. He graduated from Providence College. After his stint with the Providence Friars, he was drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2004 NBA draft. Born in Syracuse, New York, he became a naturalized Filipino citizen on March 11, 2011, thus allowing him to play for the Philippines' men's national basketball team.

  33. Mark Jankowski

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    Mark Jankowski
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1994-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Mark Jankowski is a Canadian professional ice hockey centre for the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League (NHL). Jankowski was selected in the first round, 21st overall, at the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, by the Calgary Flames. He is the highest selected Canadian high school player in draft history, having played for Stanstead College for two seasons leading to the draft.

  34. Ron Wilson

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    Ron Wilson
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Ronald Lawrence Wilson is a Canadian-born American former professional ice hockey player and head coach. In his coaching career in the National Hockey League (NHL), he has coached the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim, Washington Capitals, San Jose Sharks and Toronto Maple Leafs. He also was head coach of the United States men's national ice hockey team at the 1998 and 2010 Winter Olympics. Wilson holds dual citizenship of the United States and Canada.

  35. Lou Merloni

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    Lou Merloni
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Louis William Merloni is an American radio personality and a former Major League Baseball player. Merloni was scouted by hall of fame scout 'Buzz' Bowers, and played for his hometown Boston Red Sox from 1998–2002 and again for part of 2003. Merloni is well-known locally for his frequent trips between the Red Sox and their Triple-A affiliate, the Pawtucket Red Sox, which has become known as the "Merloni Shuttle". He also played for the San Diego Padres, Cleveland Indians, and Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.

  36. Tim Schaller

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    Tim Schaller
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Timothy Robert Schaller is an American professional ice hockey forward who is currently playing with the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins of the American Hockey League (AHL). He has previously played for the Buffalo Sabres, Boston Bruins and Vancouver Canucks.

  37. Paul G. Tremblay

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    Paul G. Tremblay
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    novelist
    Biography

    Paul G. Tremblay is an American author and editor of contemporary horror, dark fantasy, and science fiction. He is also a juror for the Shirley Jackson Awards.

  38. Jack Tretton

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    Jack Tretton
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    businessperson
    Biography

    Jack Tretton is a member of the advisory boards for Genotaur, an artificial intelligence startup, and LifeApps Digital Media, a digital publisher of products and services focused on health, fitness, and sports topics. He is best known for being the former President and CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment America from 2006 to 2014.

  39. Tom Dart

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    Tom Dart
    Years
    1962-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Thomas J. Dart is an American attorney, politician, and law enforcement officer serving as the Sheriff of Cook County, Illinois. He previously served as a member of both chambers of the Illinois General Assembly.

  40. John Treacy

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    John Treacy
    Years
    1957-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    marathon runnerlong-distance runner
    Biography

    John Treacy is an Irish Olympian and former athlete, now a sporting administrator.

  41. Donnie McGrath

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    Donnie McGrath
    Born in
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    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Donald Michael McGrath is an American–Irish former professional basketball player. He played college basketball at Providence College.

  42. James Howard McGrath

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    James Howard McGrath
    Born in
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    Years
    1903-1966 (aged 63)
    Enrolled in Providence College
    Studied in 1926
    Occupations
    politicianlawyerreal estate broker
    Biography

    James Howard McGrath was an American politician and attorney from the U.S. state of Rhode Island. McGrath, a Democrat, served as U.S. Attorney for Rhode Island before becoming governor, U.S. Solicitor General, U.S. Senator, chairman of the Democratic National Committee, and Attorney General of the United States.

  43. Rich Gotham

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    Rich Gotham
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Richard Ernest Gotham is an American business executive who is the president of the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is a graduate of Providence College and resident of Medfield, Massachusetts. On April 18, 2007, Gotham was named president of the Boston Celtics. Prior to that, he had a successful career as an executive within the online media and Internet technology industries.

  44. Fernando Pisani

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    Fernando Pisani
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Fernando Antonio Pisani is a Canadian former professional ice hockey right winger. He played professionally in the National Hockey League for his hometown Edmonton Oilers for seven NHL seasons, and one for the Chicago Blackhawks.

  45. Maciej Zieliński

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    Maciej Zieliński
    Born in
    Poland Flag Poland
    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    basketball playerpolitician
    Biography

    Maciej Zieliński is a Polish former professional basketball player. He is known as one of the all-time greats in Polish basketball. He studied in the United States at Providence College. With the national team he participated at EuroBasket 1991 and EuroBasket 1997, as the Polish national team finished seventh in both tournaments. Played vast majority of his club professional career at Śląsk Wrocław, where he became a multiple Polish champion and the Polish Basketball League Most Valuable Player.

  46. Joseph Augustine Di Noia

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    Joseph Augustine Di Noia
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    theologianuniversity teacherCatholic priest
    Biography

    Joseph Augustine Di Noia is an American member of the Dominican Order who is a Roman Catholic archbishop and theologian. Since 2013 he has been Adjunct Secretary of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith. He has held several other positions in the Roman Curia since 2002.

  47. Mark Fayne

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    Mark Fayne
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Mark C. Fayne is an American former professional ice hockey player. He played with the New Jersey Devils and Edmonton Oilers of the National Hockey League (NHL). He was selected by the Devils in the 5th round (155th overall) of the 2005 NHL Entry Draft.

  48. Colin McDonald

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    Colin McDonald
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Colin J. McDonald is an American former professional ice hockey player. He last played for the Bridgeport Sound Tigers of the American Hockey League (AHL). He was selected by the Edmonton Oilers in the second round, 51st overall, of the 2003 NHL Entry Draft. He played only two games with the team before signing with the Pittsburgh Penguins for the 2011–12 season. His time with the Penguins was also short-lived, as he proceeded to sign with the Islanders the following season. He is the son of Gerry McDonald, a former NHL player, who played for the Hartford Whalers. On February 28, 2021, McDonald announced his retirement from playing hockey at the age of 36.

  49. Tuukka Kotti

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    Tuukka Kotti
    Born in
    Finland Flag Finland
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Tuukka Kotti is a Finnish professional basketball player for the Helsinki Seagulls.

  50. Arn Chorn-Pond

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    Arn Chorn-Pond
    Born in
    Cambodia Flag Cambodia
    Years
    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    human rights activistmusician
    Biography

    Arn Chorn-Pond is a musician, human rights activist, and a survivor of the Khmer Rouge regime. He is an advocate for the healing and transformative power of the arts, and especially music.

  51. John Gilmour

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    John Gilmour
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1993-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    John A. Gilmour is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who is currently a free agent. He most recently played for HC CSKA Moscow of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).

  52. Kurt Kleinendorst

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    Kurt Kleinendorst
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Kurt Kleinendorst is an American professional ice hockey coach who most recently coached the Nürnberg Ice Tigers of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL). Kleinendorst played four seasons at Providence College and was inducted into the school's Athletic Hall of Fame in 1997.

  53. Geneviève Lacasse

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    Geneviève Lacasse
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Geneviève Lacasse is a Canadian ice hockey goaltender currently playing for the Montréal section of the PWHPA. She is also a member of the Canada women's national ice hockey team with whom she has won gold medals at both the Olympic Games and IIHF World Championships. In the Canadian Women's Hockey League, she is a two-time Clarkson Cup winner. Lacasse was born in Montreal, Quebec.

  54. Matt Taormina

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    Matt Taormina
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Matthew Angelo Taormina is an American former professional ice hockey defenseman. He played with the New Jersey Devils and the Tampa Bay Lightning of the National Hockey League (NHL).

  55. Karen Ignagni

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    Karen Ignagni
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    lobbyist
    Biography

    Karen Ignagni is the President and Chief Executive Officer of EmblemHealth as of 9/1/2015, until which time she was the President and Chief Executive Officer of America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP), formerly HIAA (Health Insurance Association of America). She is often mentioned as one of the most effective lobbyists and the most powerful people in healthcare. She is involved in health care reform in the United States, working to benefit health insurance companies.

  56. Gaetano Orlando

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    Gaetano Orlando
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1962-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Gaetano "Gates" Orlando is an Italian-Canadian former professional ice hockey Centre and later ice hockey coach. His father's ancestry hails from Agnone, Isernia, Molise, Italy.

  57. Jeff Mason

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    Jeff Mason
    Born in
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    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
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    Jeff Mason is an American former professional ice hockey defenseman and coach. He currently is an assistant coach with the Belfast Giants in the EIHL.

  58. Roy Peter Clark

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    1948-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    writerteacher
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    Roy Peter Clark is an American writer, editor, and teacher of writing who has become a writing coach to an international community of students, journalists, and writers. He is also senior scholar and vice president of the Poynter Institute for Media Studies, a journalism think-tank in St. Petersburg, Florida, and is the founder of the National Writers Workshop. Clark has appeared on several radio and television talk shows, speaking about ethics in journalism and other writing issues.

  59. Keasel Broome

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    Years
    1991-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    association football player
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    Keasel Broome is a Barbadian footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for National Premier Soccer League club Pittsburgh Hotspurs and the Barbadian national team.

  60. Randy Velischek

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    1962-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
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    Randolph John Velischek is a Canadian former professional ice hockey defenceman who played ten seasons in the National Hockey League from 1982–83 until 1991–92 for the Minnesota North Stars, New Jersey Devils, and Quebec Nordiques. Randy Velischek was drafted 53rd overall by the North Stars in the 1980 NHL Entry Draft. He played 509 career NHL games, scoring 21 goals and 97 points.

  61. Patricia Rose

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    military officer
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    Patricia Rose is a retired United States Air Force Major General.

  62. Fernand St. Germain

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    1928-2014 (aged 86)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
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    Fernand Joseph St Germain was an American politician from Rhode Island. He was a member of the Democratic Party and served in the Rhode Island House of Representatives and the United States House of Representatives. He is best known for his sponsorship of the Garn–St. Germain Depository Institutions Act, which deregulated the savings and loan industry.

  63. Nolan Schaefer

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    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
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    Nolan Schaefer is a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender currently an unrestricted free agent who was last under contract to HC Ambrì-Piotta of the Swiss National League A (NLA).

  64. Matt Farley

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    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    songwriter
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    Matt Farley is an American filmmaker, musician, and songwriter who has released over 22,000 songs as of June 2021. His music is released under a variety of band names.

  65. Scott Avedisian

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    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    politician
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    Scott Avedisian is the former Republican mayor of Warwick, Rhode Island, the third largest city in the state after Providence and Cranston.

  66. Kimberley Smith

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    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    marathon runnerathletics competitor
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    Kimberley "Kim" Smith is a New Zealand middle-distance and long-distance runner who retired in 2016.

  67. John Edward Fogarty

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    Years
    1913-1967 (aged 54)
    Occupations
    politiciantrade unionistbricklayerapprentice
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    John Edward Fogarty was a Congressman from Rhode Island for 26 years. He served for the democratic party. John Edward Fogarty was influential in passing numerous legislations and acts. For his service he received awards and honors.

  68. Joseph A. Bevilacqua, Sr

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    Years
    1918-1989 (aged 71)
    Occupations
    judge
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    Joseph Anthony Bevilacqua Sr. was Chief Justice of the Rhode Island Supreme Court from 1976 through 1986. His career was tarnished due to his association with organized crime.

  69. Sean McAdam

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    writer
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    Sean McAdam is a sports writer and author from the Boston area. He covers the Boston Red Sox for Boston Sports Journal and is a radio and television analyst and commentator. His first book, Boston: America's Best Sports Town, was released in April 2018.

  70. Duke Mondy

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    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    basketball player
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    Murray Deshawn "Duke" Mondy is an American professional basketball player, who lastly played for GTK Gliwice of the Polish Basketball League. He played college basketball for the Oakland University where he led the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I in steals per game during his junior season, averaging 3.03 steals per game.

  71. Janine Weber

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    1991-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
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    Janine Weber is an Austrian professional ice hockey player. Weber currently is a member of the Connecticut Whale of the National Women's Hockey League (NWHL). She previously played for the Boston Pride, the New York Riveters and the Canadian Women's Hockey League's Boston Blades. With the Blades, Weber scored the goal game-winning goal of the 2015 Clarkson Cup. In addition to her American hockey experience, she is also a member of the Austria women's national ice hockey team.

  72. Joseph F. Timilty

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    Years
    1938-2017 (aged 79)
    Occupations
    politician
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    Joseph F. Timilty was an American politician.

  73. Jon Rheault

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    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
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    Jonathan Williamson Rheault is an American professional ice hockey player who is currently playing for the Nottingham Panthers in the Elite Ice Hockey League (EIHL). Rheault was born in Arlington, Texas, but grew up in Deering, New Hampshire.

  74. Craig Darby

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    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
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    Craig Allen Darby is an American former professional ice hockey center who played in the National Hockey League (NHL) with the Montreal Canadiens, New York Islanders, Philadelphia Flyers and New Jersey Devils.

  75. Benjamin Downing

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    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Benjamin Brackett Downing is a Democratic former member of the Massachusetts Senate, representing the Berkshire, Hampshire and Franklin district from 2007 to 2013, before being redistricted to the Berkshire, Hampshire, Franklin, and Hampden district, which he represented until 2017.

  76. Hank Soar

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    Years
    1914-2001 (aged 87)
    Occupations
    basketball coachAmerican football player
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    Albert Henry Soar was an American football running back and defensive back in the National Football League who went on to have a long career as an umpire in Major League Baseball. Soar played nine seasons for the New York Giants (1937–1944, 1946), and caught the game-winning touchdown pass in the 1938 NFL Championship Game against the Green Bay Packers at the Polo Grounds.

  77. John Robitaille

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    Years
    1948-.. (age 73)
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    John Robitaille is an American politician and businessman. He was the Republican party nominee in the 2010 election for Governor of Rhode Island, which he lost to independent candidate Lincoln Chafee on November 2, 2010.

  78. James O'Brien

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    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    filmmakerscreenwriterfilm producer
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    James O'Brien is an American independent film director, screenwriter and producer.

  79. Kyle MacKinnon

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    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
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    Kyle MacKinnon is an American professional ice hockey player. He is currently an unrestricted free agent who most recently played with the Straubing Tigers of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL).

  80. Paul Kostacopoulos

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    Paul Kostacopoulos
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Paul Kostacopoulos is an American college baseball coach. He has been the head coach of the Navy Midshipmen since the start of the 2006 season. Prior to Navy, he was the head coach at both Maine and Providence. With the three programs, Kostacopoulos has appeared in a total of five NCAA Tournaments.

  81. Rodney Bullock

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    Years
    1994-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    basketball player
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    Rodney Bullock Jr. is an American professional basketball player for Prishtina of the Kosovo Basketball Superleague. He competed in college basketball for Providence.

  82. Robert Tiernan

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    Robert Tiernan
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    Years
    1929-2014 (aged 85)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
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    Robert Owens Tiernan was an American lawyer and politician from Rhode Island. He served in the Rhode Island State Senate and was a member of the United States House of Representatives.

  83. Julian Matthews

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    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    athletics competitor
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    Julian Francis Matthews is a New Zealand middle distance runner who represented his country at the 2016 Summer Olympics..

  84. Daniel New

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    Daniel New
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    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
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    Daniel New is an American former professional ice hockey defenseman. He last played with the Florida Everblades in the ECHL.

  85. Clark Richard McCauley

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    Clark Richard McCauley
    Years
    1943-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    psychologist
    Biography

    Clark Richard McCauley is an American social psychologist who is the Rachel C. Hale Professor of Sciences and Mathematics and co-director of the Solomon Asch Center for Study of Ethnopolitical Conflict at Bryn Mawr College.

  86. Jim Foster (baseball)

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    Jim Foster (baseball)
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    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    baseball player
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    James Thomas Foster is an American baseball coach who is the current head coach of Army Black Knights baseball at the United States Military Academy.

  87. Kyron Cartwright

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    Kyron Cartwright
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    Years
    1996-.. (age 25)
    Occupations
    basketball player
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    Kyron Nahshon Cartwright is an American professional basketball player for Phoenix Hagen of the German ProA. He played college basketball for Providence College.

  88. Jim Hadnot

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    Jim Hadnot
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    Years
    1940-1998 (aged 58)
    Occupations
    basketball player
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    James Weldon Hadnot was an American professional basketball center who spent one season in the American Basketball Association (ABA) as a member of the Oakland Oaks during the 1967–68 season. He attended Providence College, class of 1962. He was 6'10" tall.

  89. John E. O'Neil IV

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    John E. O'Neil IV
    Occupations
    military personnel
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    Brigadier General John E. O'Neil IV is a serving officer in the United States Army who was the 52nd Quartermaster General and commandant of the U.S. Army Quartermaster School at Fort Lee, Virginia, from 2013 to 2014.

  90. Alpha Diallo

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    Alpha Diallo
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    Years
    1997-.. (age 24)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Alpha S. Diallo is an American professional basketball player for Lavrio of the Greek Basket League and the. He played college basketball for the Providence Friars.

  91. Ryan W. Pearson

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    Ryan W. Pearson
    Born in
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    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    politician
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    Ryan W. Pearson is an American businessman and politician from Cumberland, Rhode Island. A Democrat, he serves in the Rhode Island Senate, representing the 19th district. He took office on January 1, 2013 and was named Chairman of the Senate Committee on Finance in January 2021. He previously served as Senior Deputy Majority Leader from 2018-2021.

  92. Robert Conway

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    Occupations
    military officer
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    Vice Admiral Robert Thomas Conway, Jr., is a retired officer in the United States Navy, who retired from active service on 1 April 2009. His last assignment was commander of Navy Installations Command, Washington D.C., where he led a startup organization of 18 navy admirals and senior executives, 60,000 military staff, government employees and contractors, in the management of 80 navy bases worldwide.

  93. Pete Zingoni

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    Pete Zingoni
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
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    Peter Zingoni is an American former professional ice hockey player. He primarily played in the American Hockey League (AHL) during his career. He also spent two seasons playing in Europe in the Finnish SM-liiga and the German Deutsche Eishockey Liga.

  94. Mari Pehkonen

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    Years
    1985-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
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    Mari Heini Emilia Pehkonen was a member of the 2006 and 2007 Finnish national women's ice hockey team.

  95. John H. Fanning

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    Years
    1916-1990 (aged 74)
    Occupations
    lawyer
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    John Harold Fanning was an American lawyer and member of the National Labor Relations Board for a record 25 years (from 1957 to 1982). He was the Board's Chair from 1977 to 1981.

  96. Ralph Brancaccio

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    Ralph Brancaccio
    Years
    1960-.. (age 61)
    Occupations
    artist
    Biography

    Ralph Brancaccio is an American and European conceptual artist whose work is mostly social commentary or politically motivated, whether working in paint, installation/multimedia, or printmaking.

  97. Jordan Kremyr

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    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Jordan Kremyr is a Canadian former professional ice hockey forward who last played for the Tulsa Oilers of the ECHL.

  98. Rebecca Morse

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    Rebecca Morse
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1992-.. (age 29)
    Enrolled in Providence College
    Graduated with bachelor's degree
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Rebecca Morse is an American ice hockey defender, currently playing for the Metropolitan Riveters of the National Women's Hockey League (NWHL).