23 Notable alumni of
Spring Hill College

Spring Hill College is 1780th in the world, 626th in North America, and 591st in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 23 notable alumni from Spring Hill College sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates along with research and academic staff.

  1. Paul Morphy

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    Paul Morphy
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1837-1884 (aged 47)
    Occupations
    chess playerchess theoretician
    Biography

    Paul Charles Morphy was an American chess player. He is considered to have been the greatest chess master of his era and is often considered the unofficial World Chess Champion. A chess prodigy, he was called "The Pride and Sorrow of Chess" because he had a brilliant chess career but retired from the game while still young. Commentators agree that he was far ahead of his time as a chess player, though there is disagreement on how his play ranks compared to modern players.

  2. Jeremiah Denton

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    Jeremiah Denton
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1924-2014 (aged 90)
    Occupations
    politicianmilitary officer
    Biography

    Jeremiah Andrew Denton Jr. was an American politician and military officer who served as a U.S. Senator representing Alabama from 1981 to 1987. He was the first Republican since the 1960s to win a Senate seat in Alabama. Denton was previously United States Navy Rear Admiral and Naval Aviator taken captive during the Vietnam War.

  3. Nick Bollettieri

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    Nick Bollettieri
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1931-.. (age 90)
    Occupations
    tennis coachtennis player
    Biography

    Nicholas James Bollettieri is an American tennis coach. He pioneered the concept of a tennis boarding school, and helped develop many leading tennis players during the past decades, including Andre Agassi, Jim Courier, Monica Seles, and Mary Pierce. He has also worked with players such as Maria Sharapova, Daniela Hantuchová, Jelena Janković, Nicole Vaidišová, Sabine Lisicki, Sara Errani, Tommy Haas, Max Mirnyi, Xavier Malisse, Venus Williams, Serena Williams, Martina Hingis, Anna Kournikova, Marcelo Ríos and Kei Nishikori. Bollettieri has also been a tour traveling coach, for the last time with Boris Becker for two years.

  4. Alexis Herman

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    Alexis Herman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1947-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    politiciansociologistsocial worker
    Biography

    Alexis Margaret Herman is an American politician who served as the 23rd U.S. Secretary of Labor under President Bill Clinton. Herman was the first African-American to hold the position. Prior to serving as Secretary, she was Assistant to the President and Director of the White House Office of Public Engagement.

  5. Jo Ann Jenkins

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    Jo Ann Jenkins
    Occupations
    business executive
    Biography

    Jo Ann Jenkins is the CEO of AARP. She was appointed on September 1, 2014, having previously served as chief operating officer from 2013 to 2014. Between 1994 and 2010, she was a senior adviser, chief of staff, and chief operating officer of the Library of Congress.

  6. Carlos Trujillo

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    Carlos Trujillo
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Carlos Trujillo is an American lobbyist and government affairs professional who previously served as United States Ambassador to the Organization of American States. A member of the Republican Party, he previously served four terms in the Florida House of Representatives from 2010 until his appointment as ambassador.

  7. Colman McCarthy

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    Colman McCarthy
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1938-.. (age 83)
    Occupations
    teacherjournalistpeace activist
    Biography

    Colman McCarthy, an American journalist, teacher, lecturer, pacifist, progressive, an anarchist, and long-time peace activist, directs the Center for Teaching Peace in Washington, D.C. From 1969 to 1997, he wrote columns for The Washington Post. His topics ranged from politics, religion, health, and sports to education, poverty, and peacemaking. Washingtonian magazine called him "the liberal conscience of The Washington Post." Smithsonian magazine said he is "a man of profound spiritual awareness." He has written for The New Yorker, The Nation, The Progressive, The Atlantic, The New York Times, and Reader's Digest. Since 1999, he has written biweekly columns for National Catholic Reporter.

  8. Jim Hendry

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    Jim Hendry
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    athlete
    Biography

    James Hendry is currently a special assistant for New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman, and is a former Vice President/General Manager of the Chicago Cubs. Hendry was promoted to GM on July 5, 2002 by former Cubs President/CEO Andy MacPhail. He worked for the Cubs from 1995 to 2011. Prior to his promotion to GM, he was named Assistant GM/Player Personnel Director on October 12, 2001, and previously the Director of Player Development, in charge of both Scouting and Minor League Operations.

  9. Miller Reese Hutchison

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    Miller Reese Hutchison
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1876-1944 (aged 68)
    Occupations
    inventorbusinessperson
    Biography

    Miller Reese Hutchison was an American electrical engineer and inventor. He developed some of the first portable electric devices, such as a vehicle horn and a hearing aid. His father was William Hutchison and mother born Tracie Elizabeth Magruder. He attended Marion Military Institute from 1889 through 1891, Spring Hill College 1891 through 1892, the University of Mobile Military Institute from 1892 through 1895, and graduated from Auburn University (then called Alabama Polytechnical Institute) in 1897. While still in school he invented and patented a lightning arrester for telegraph lines in 1895. At the outbreak of the Spanish–American War in 1898, he volunteered and was appointed engineer for the United States Lighthouse Board, laying cables and mines to protect harbors in the Gulf of Mexico.

  10. Thomas P. Christie

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    Thomas P. Christie
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1934-.. (age 87)
    Enrolled in Spring Hill College
    Graduated with Bachelor of Science in mathematics
    Biography

    Thomas Philip Christie is a career defense analyst who worked for the U.S. government.

  11. Samuel D. McEnery

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    Samuel D. McEnery
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1837-1910 (aged 73)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyerjudge
    Biography

    Samuel Douglas McEnery served as the 30th Governor of the U.S. state of Louisiana, with service from 1881 until 1888. He was subsequently a U.S. senator from 1897 until 1910. He was the brother of John McEnery, one of the candidates in the contested 1872 election for governor.

  12. Emily Coody Marks

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    Emily Coody Marks
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    judge
    Biography

    Emily Coody Marks is the Chief United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama.

  13. Arnold L. Punaro

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    Arnold L. Punaro
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1946-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    military officer
    Biography

    Arnold L. Punaro is a retired United States Marine Corps Major General and CEO of The Punaro Group and IronArch Technology. He is currently Chairman of the Secretary of Defense’s Reserve Forces Policy Board and a member of the Defense Business Board. He was an executive vice president at Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) in McLean, Virginia from 1997–2010. Punaro held several positions with the United States Senate (from 1973–97) including Staff Director of the Senate Armed Services Committee. He is recognized by Defense News as one of the 100 Most Influential Individuals in the U.S. Defense.

  14. Reginald "Reggie" Warren

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    Reginald "Reggie" Warren
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Reginald Warren is an American professional basketball player for Veltex Shizuoka in Japan.

  15. T. Semmes Walmsley

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    T. Semmes Walmsley
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1889-1942 (aged 53)
    Occupations
    lawyerpolitician
    Biography

    Thomas Semmes Walmsley was the mayor of New Orleans, Louisiana from July 1929 to June 1936. He is best known for his intense rivalry, reconciliation, and then resumption of hostilities with Governor Huey Pierce Long, Jr.

  16. Richard Alvin Tonry

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    Richard Alvin Tonry
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1935-2012 (aged 77)
    Occupations
    politicianlawyer
    Biography

    Richard Alvin "Rick" Tonry was a Democratic Party politician from New Orleans, Louisiana.

  17. Milt Bolling

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    Milt Bolling
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1930-2013 (aged 83)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Milton Joseph Bolling was a shortstop in Major League Baseball who played from 1952 through 1958 for the Boston Red Sox (1952–1957), Washington Senators (1957) and Detroit Tigers (1958). Bolling batted and threw right-handed. He was the older brother of Frank Bolling.

  18. Richard W. Moore

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    Richard W. Moore
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    lawyer
    Biography

    Richard Wayne Moore is an American lawyer who has served as the United States Attorney for the Southern District of Alabama since 2017. Prior to assuming his current role, he had served as the Inspector General for the Tennessee Valley Authority since 2003, when he was appointed by George W. Bush and confirmed by the United States Senate.

  19. Eric Campbell

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    Eric Campbell
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1977-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Eric Campbell is an American former professional basketball player. He played college basketball for Spring Hill College.

  20. Edward Troye

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    Edward Troye
    Born in
    Switzerland Flag Switzerland
    Years
    1808-1874 (aged 66)
    Occupations
    painter
    Biography

    Edward Troye, was an Swiss-born American painter of Thoroughbred horses.

  21. Mickey Gorka

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    Mickey Gorka
    Born in
    Israel Flag Israel
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    basketball coach
    Biography

    Michael "Mickey" Gorka is an Israeli professional basketball coach and former professional player.

  22. Tony Younger

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

    Anthony Gordon Younger is an American-Israeli professional basketball player for Hapoel Hevel Modi'in of the Israeli National League. He played college basketball at Spring Hill College before playing professionally in Israel and Hungary. Standing at 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m), he primarily plays at the small forward position.

  23. Georgie Ratterman

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    Georgie Ratterman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1898-1961 (aged 63)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    George Henry "Georgie" Ratterman was a college football player.