100 Notable alumni of
Syracuse University

Syracuse University is 54th in the world, 32nd in North America, and 31st in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 100 notable alumni from Syracuse University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff. 2 individuals affiliated with Syracuse University won Nobel Prizes in Physics and Chemistry.

  1. Joe Biden

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    Joe Biden
    Born in
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    Years
    1942-.. (age 79)
    Enrolled in Syracuse University
    1965-1968 graduated with Juris Doctor in law
    Occupations
    politicianlawyeruniversity teacher
    Biography

    Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. is an American politician who is the 46th and current president of the United States. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as the 47th vice president from 2009 to 2017 under Barack Obama and represented Delaware in the United States Senate from 1973 to 2009.

  2. Shaquille O'Neal

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    Shaquille O'Neal
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    basketball playeractorrappersports commentatorbusinessperson
    Biography

    Shaquille Rashaun O'Neal, known commonly as "Shaq", is an American former professional basketball player who is a sports analyst on the television program Inside the NBA. O'Neal is regarded as one of the greatest basketball players and centers of all time. He was a 7-foot-1-inch (2.16 m) and 325-pound (147 kg) center who played for six teams over his 19-year career in the National Basketball Association (NBA) and is a four-time NBA champion.

  3. Vera Farmiga

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    Vera Farmiga
    Born in
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    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    television actorfilm actorfilm directorstage actorfilm producer
    Biography

    Vera Ann Farmiga is an American actress, director, and producer. She began her professional acting career on stage in the original Broadway production of Taking Sides (1996). Farmiga made her television debut in the Fox fantasy adventure series Roar (1997), and her feature film debut in the drama-thriller Return to Paradise (1998). Farmiga's breakthrough came in 2004 with her starring role as a drug addict in the drama Down to the Bone. She received further praise for the drama film Nothing But the Truth (2008), and won critical acclaim for starring in the 2009 comedy-drama Up in the Air, for which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.

  4. Billy Joel

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    Billy Joel
    Born in
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    Years
    1949-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    singer-songwriterpianistcomposermusiciansinger
    Biography

    William Martin Joel is an American musician, singer-songwriter, and composer. Commonly nicknamed the "Piano Man" after his first major hit and signature song of the same name as well as the similarly named 1973 album, he has led a commercially successful career as a solo artist since the 1970s, having released 12 studio albums from 1971 to 1993 as well as one studio album in 2001. He is one of the best-selling music artists of all time, as well as the seventh-best-selling recording artist and the fourth-best-selling solo artist in the United States, with over 150 million records sold worldwide. His 1985 compilation album, Greatest Hits Vol. 1 & 2, is one of the best-selling albums in the United States.

  5. Megyn Kelly

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    Megyn Kelly
    Born in
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    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Enrolled in Syracuse University
    Graduated with undergraduate degree in political science
    Occupations
    journalistlawyernews presenterpolitical punditphotographer
    Biography

    Megyn Marie Kelly is an American journalist, attorney, political commentator, talk show host, and television news anchor. She was a talk show host at Fox News from 2004 to 2017, and a host and correspondent with NBC News from 2017 to 2018. She currently produces a podcast, The Megyn Kelly Show, and is active in posting to her Instagram page and YouTube channel.

  6. Carmelo Anthony

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    Carmelo Anthony
    Born in
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    Years
    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Carmelo Kyam Anthony is an American professional basketball player for the Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He has been named an NBA All-Star ten times and an All-NBA Team member six times. He played college basketball for the Syracuse Orange, winning a national championship as a freshman in 2003 while being named the NCAA Tournament's Most Outstanding Player.

  7. Peter Falk

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    Peter Falk
    Born in
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    Years
    1927-2011 (aged 84)
    Occupations
    television actorfilm actorautobiographerstage actoractor
    Biography

    Peter Michael Falk was an American actor and comedian, known for his role as Lieutenant Columbo in the long-running television series Columbo (1968–2003), for which he won four Primetime Emmy Awards (1972, 1975, 1976, 1990) and a Golden Globe Award (1973). He first starred as Columbo in two 90-minute TV pilots; the first with Gene Barry in 1968 and the second with Lee Grant in 1971. The show then aired as part of The NBC Mystery Movie series from 1971 to 1978, and again on ABC from 1989 to 2003.

  8. Jerry Stiller

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    Jerry Stiller
    Born in
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    Years
    1927-2020 (aged 93)
    Enrolled in Syracuse University
    In 1950 graduated with bachelor's degree in language and drama
    Occupations
    actorvoice actorcomedian
    Biography

    Gerald Isaac Stiller was an American actor, comedian and author. He spent many years as part of the comedy duo Stiller and Meara with his wife, Anne Meara, to whom he was married for over 60 years until her death in 2015. Stiller saw a late-career resurgence starting in 1993, playing George Costanza's father Frank on the sitcom Seinfeld, a part which earned him an Emmy nomination. The year Seinfeld went off the air, Stiller began his role as the eccentric Arthur Spooner on the CBS comedy series The King of Queens, another role which garnered him widespread acclaim.

  9. Lou Reed

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    Lou Reed
    Born in
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    Years
    1942-2013 (aged 71)
    Enrolled in Syracuse University
    Studied in 1960
    Occupations
    singersinger-songwriterguitaristphotographercomposer
    Biography

    Lewis Allan Reed was an American musician, singer, songwriter and poet. He was the guitarist, singer and principal songwriter for the rock band the Velvet Underground and had a solo career that spanned five decades. The Velvet Underground was not a commercial success during its existence, but became regarded as one of the most influential bands in the history of underground and alternative rock music. Reed's distinctive deadpan voice, poetic and transgressive lyrics, and experimental guitar playing were trademarks throughout his long career.

  10. Vanessa Williams

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    Vanessa Williams
    Born in
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    Years
    1963-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    film actorsingerstage actortelevision actormodel
    Biography

    Vanessa Lynn Williams is an American singer, actress, and fashion designer. She initially gained recognition as the first African-American woman to receive the Miss America title when she was crowned Miss America 1984 in 1983. However, a scandal arose the following year when, a few weeks prior to the end of her reign, Williams learned that Penthouse magazine would be publishing now "iconic" unauthorized nude photographs of her in an upcoming issue. Amid growing media controversy and scrutiny, Williams resigned as Miss America in July 1984 (under pressure from the Miss America Organization) and was replaced by first runner-up Miss New Jersey Suzette Charles. Thirty-two years later, Miss America CEO Sam Haskell offered her a public apology (during the Miss America 2016 pageant) for the events of 1984.

  11. Taye Diggs

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    Taye Diggs
    Born in
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    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorfilm actorstage actor
    Biography

    Scott Leo "Taye" Diggs is an American actor and singer. He is known for his roles in the Broadway musicals Rent and Hedwig and the Angry Inch, the TV series Private Practice and All American, the films How Stella Got Her Groove Back, Brown Sugar, The Best Man and its sequel, The Best Man Holiday. Between 2014 and 2016 he starred as Inspector Terry English in Murder in the First.

  12. Al-Waleed bin Talal

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    Al-Waleed bin Talal
    Born in
    Saudi Arabia Flag Saudi Arabia
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Enrolled in Syracuse University
    Graduated with Master of Science
    Occupations
    entrepreneurphilanthropistinvestor
    Biography

    Al Waleed bin Talal Al Saud is a Saudi Arabian businessman, investor, philanthropist and royal. He was listed on Time magazine's Time 100, an annual list of the hundred most influential people in the world, in 2008. Al Waleed is a grandson of Abdulaziz, the first king of Saudi Arabia, and of Riad Al Solh, Lebanon's first prime minister.

  13. Neal McDonough

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    Neal McDonough
    Born in
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    Years
    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    actorscreenwritercharacter actorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Neal McDonough is an American actor, voice actor, and producer. He is known for his portrayal of Lieutenant Lynn "Buck" Compton in the HBO miniseries Band of Brothers (2001), Deputy District Attorney David McNorris on Boomtown (2002–2003), Sean Cahill on Suits, Robert Quarles on Justified, William Parker in Mob City, and Dave Williams on ABC's Desperate Housewives (2008–2009). He has also appeared in films such as Star Trek: First Contact, Minority Report, Walking Tall, The Guardian, Flags of Our Fathers, Red 2, The Marine 3: Homefront, Traitor, The Hitcher, Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2, Proud Mary, and as Dum Dum Dugan in various Marvel Cinematic Universe films and TV series. He has appeared as Damien Darhk on Arrow, and in Legends of Tomorrow. He also plays as Malcolm Beck on Yellowstone. He is also known for voicing a variety of comic book characters, most notably Bruce Banner in the animated series The Incredible Hulk (1996–1997).

  14. Aaron Sorkin

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    Aaron Sorkin
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    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    screenwriterfilm producerplaywrightwriteractor
    Biography

    Aaron Benjamin Sorkin is an American playwright, screenwriter, actor, television writer, television producer, and film director. Born in New York City, Sorkin developed a passion for writing at an early age. His works include the Broadway plays A Few Good Men, The Farnsworth Invention, and To Kill a Mockingbird, as well as the television series Sports Night (1998–2000), The West Wing (1999–2006), Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (2006–07), and The Newsroom (2012–14). He wrote the film screenplay for the legal drama A Few Good Men (1992), the comedy The American President (1995), and several biopics including Charlie Wilson's War (2007), Moneyball (2011), and Steve Jobs (2015). For writing 2010's The Social Network, he won an Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay and Golden Globe Award for Best Screenplay.

  15. Jim Brown

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    Jim Brown
    Born in
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    Years
    1936-.. (age 85)
    Occupations
    advisoractorlacrosse playerAmerican football playertelevision actor
    Biography

    James Nathaniel Brown is a former American football fullback, sports analyst and actor. He played for the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League (NFL) from 1957 through 1965. Considered to be one of the greatest running backs of all time, as well as one of the greatest players in NFL history, Brown was a Pro Bowl invitee every season he was in the league, was recognized as the AP NFL Most Valuable Player three times, and won an NFL championship with the Browns in 1964. He led the league in rushing yards in eight out of his nine seasons, and by the time he retired, he had shattered most major rushing records. In 2002, he was named by The Sporting News as the greatest professional football player ever.

  16. Frank Langella

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    Frank Langella
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    Years
    1938-.. (age 83)
    Occupations
    voice actorstage actorfilm actortelevision actoractor
    Biography

    Frank A. Langella Jr. is an American stage and film actor. He has won four Tony Awards: two for Best Leading Actor in a Play for his performance as Richard Nixon in Peter Morgan's Frost/Nixon and as André in Florian Zeller's The Father, and two for Best Featured Actor in a Play for his performances in Edward Albee's Seascape and Ivan Turgenev's Fortune's Fool. His reprisal of the Nixon role in the film production of Frost/Nixon earned him an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor.

  17. John C. McGinley

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    John C. McGinley
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    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    screenwriterfilm produceractorvoice actorfilm director
    Biography

    John Christopher McGinley is an American actor. He is notable for his roles as Perry Cox in Scrubs, Bob Slydell in Office Space, Captain Hendrix in The Rock, Sergeant Red O'Neill in Oliver Stone's Platoon, Marv in Stone's Wall Street, FBI agent Ben Harp in Point Break, and the serial killer Edgler Foreman Vess in the TV miniseries of Intensity, based on the novel by Dean Koontz. He has written and produced for television and film. Apart from acting, McGinley is an author, a board member and international spokesman for the Global Down Syndrome Foundation, and a spokesman for the National Down Syndrome Society.

  18. Peter Weller

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    Peter Weller
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    Years
    1947-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    actordirectorfilm actortelevision actorteacher
    Biography

    Peter Frederick Weller is an American film and stage actor, television director, and art historian.

  19. Suzanne Pleshette

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    Suzanne Pleshette
    Born in
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    Years
    1937-2008 (aged 71)
    Occupations
    stage actorfilm actortelevision actorvoice actor
    Biography

    Suzanne Pleshette was an American theatre, film, television, and voice actress. Pleshette started her career in the theatre and began appearing in films in the late 1950s and later appeared in prominent films such as Rome Adventure (1962), Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds (1963), and Spirited Away (2001). She later appeared in various television productions, often in guest roles, and played Emily Hartley on The Bob Newhart Show from 1972 until 1978, receiving several Emmy Award nominations for her work. She continued acting until 2004, which was four years before her death at age 70.

  20. Tom Everett Scott

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    Tom Everett Scott
    Born in
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    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    television actorfilm actorstage actorvoice actor
    Biography

    Thomas Everett Scott is an American actor. His film work includes a starring role as drummer Guy Patterson in the film That Thing You Do!, the protagonist in An American Werewolf in Paris, and notable roles in Boiler Room, One True Thing, Dead Man on Campus, The Love Letter, Because I Said So, Danger One, La La Land, and Clouds.

  21. Jim Hutton

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    Jim Hutton
    Born in
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    Years
    1934-1979 (aged 45)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Dana James Hutton was an American actor in film and television best remembered for his role as Ellery Queen in the 1970s TV series of the same name, and his screen partnership with Paula Prentiss in four films, starting with Where the Boys Are. He is the father of actor Timothy Hutton.

  22. Ernie Davis

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    Ernie Davis
    Born in
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    Years
    1939-1963 (aged 24)
    Occupations
    American football playerbasketball player
    Biography

    Ernest Davis was an American football player, a halfback who won the Heisman Trophy in 1961 and was its first African-American recipient. Davis played college football for Syracuse University and was the first pick in the 1962 NFL Draft, where he was selected by the Washington Redskins. Davis was diagnosed with leukemia that same year, and died shortly after at age 23 without ever playing in a professional game. He was inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1979 and was the subject of the 2008 film The Express: The Ernie Davis Story.

  23. Shirley Jackson

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    Shirley Jackson
    Born in
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    Years
    1916-1965 (aged 49)
    Enrolled in Syracuse University
    In 1940 graduated with Bachelor of Arts
    Occupations
    journalistnovelistwriternon-fiction writerchildren's writer
    Biography

    Shirley Hardie Jackson was an American writer, known primarily for her works of horror and mystery. Over the duration of her writing career, which spanned over two decades, she composed six novels, two memoirs, and more than 200 short stories.

  24. Riki Lindhome

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    Riki Lindhome
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    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorguitaristpodcastercomedian
    Biography

    Erika "Riki" Lindhome is an American actress, comedian, and musician. She is best known for roles in television shows including Garfunkel and Oates, Gilmore Girls, House, The Big Bang Theory, and United States of Tara, and for the comedy music duo Garfunkel and Oates, which she formed with Kate Micucci. She also hosted the Nerdist podcast Making It. She starred alongside Natasha Leggero in the Comedy Central series Another Period.

  25. Nick Cassavetes

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    Nick Cassavetes
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    Years
    1959-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    film directoractorscreenwriterwritertelevision actor
    Biography

    Nicholas David Rowland Cassavetes is an American actor, director, and writer.

  26. Ina Garten

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    Ina Garten
    Born in
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    Years
    1948-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    chefwriter
    Biography

    Ina Rosenberg Garten is an American author, host of the Food Network program Barefoot Contessa, and a former staff member of the White House Office of Management and Budget. Garten's mother in law bought her a subscription for Time Life cookbooks series and influenced her. Later, she relied on intuition and feedback from friends and customers to refine her recipes. She was primarily mentored by Eli Zabar (owner of Eli's Manhattan and Eli's Breads) and food connoisseur Martha Stewart. Among her dishes are cœur à la crème, celery root remoulade, pear clafouti, and a simplified version of beef bourguignon. Her culinary career began with her gourmet food store, Barefoot Contessa; Garten then expanded her activities to several best-selling cookbooks, magazine columns, self-branded convenience products, and a popular Food Network television show.

  27. Sam Lloyd

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    Sam Lloyd
    Born in
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    Years
    1963-2020 (aged 57)
    Occupations
    actorsingerfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Samuel Lloyd Jr. was an American actor, singer, and musician, best known for his portrayal of lawyer Ted Buckland on the comedy-drama series Scrubs and the sitcom Cougar Town.

  28. Dick Clark

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    Dick Clark
    Born in
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    Years
    1929-2012 (aged 83)
    Occupations
    actorbusinesspersonfilm producerscreenwriterradio personality
    Biography

    Richard Wagstaff Clark was an American radio and television personality, television producer and film actor, as well as a cultural icon who remains best known for hosting American Bandstand from 1956 to 1989. He also hosted the game shows $10,000 Pyramid, $20,000 Pyramid and Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve, which transmitted Times Square's New Year's Eve celebrations.

  29. Donovan McNabb

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    Donovan McNabb
    Born in
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    Years
    1976-.. (age 45)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Donovan Jamal McNabb is an American former football quarterback who played in the National Football League (NFL) for 13 seasons, primarily with the Philadelphia Eagles. Before his NFL career, he played football and basketball for Syracuse University. The Eagles selected him with the second overall pick in the 1999 NFL draft, and McNabb went on to play 11 seasons with the team, followed by a year each with the Washington Redskins and Minnesota Vikings.

  30. Cheryl Strayed

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    Cheryl Strayed
    Born in
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    Years
    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    bloggeressayistwriterjournalistnovelist
    Biography

    Cheryl Strayed is an American writer and podcast host. She has written four books: the novel Torch (2006) and the nonfiction books Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail (2012), Tiny Beautiful Things (2012) and Brave Enough (2015). Wild, which told the story of a long hike that Strayed took in 1995, was an international bestseller, and was adapted as the 2014 film Wild.

  31. Joanna Cassidy

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    Joanna Cassidy
    Born in
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    Years
    1945-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    actormodeltelevision actorfilm actorvoice actor
    Biography

    Joanna Cassidy is an American actress. She is known for her roles as the replicant Zhora Salome in Blade Runner (1982) and Dolores in Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988). She has won a Golden Globe Award, was nominated for three Emmy Awards and also was nominated for a Saturn Award and Screen Actors Guild Awards.

  32. Kevin Michael Richardson

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    Kevin Michael Richardson
    Born in
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    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    actordub actorstage actortelevision actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Kevin Michael Richardson is an American actor. Known for his distinctively deep voice, he has mostly voiced villainous characters in animation and video games. He has also voiced characters on Seth MacFarlane's shows Family Guy, The Cleveland Show, and American Dad! He received two Daytime Emmy Award nominations for voicing the Joker in The Batman (2004–2008) and is known for his roles as Trigon in both Teen Titans and Teen Titans Go!, Rosie in F Is for Family, the Mauler Twins and Monster Girl in Invincible, and Antauri in Super Robot Monkey Team Hyperforce Go!

  33. Joyce Carol Oates

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    Joyce Carol Oates
    Born in
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    Years
    1938-.. (age 83)
    Enrolled in Syracuse University
    In 1960 studied English studies
    Occupations
    playwrightpoetnovelistessayistautobiographer
    Biography

    Joyce Carol Oates is an American writer. Oates published her first book in 1963 and has since published 58 novels, a number of plays and novellas, and many volumes of short stories, poetry, and nonfiction. Her novels Black Water (1992), What I Lived For (1994), and Blonde (2000) and short story collections The Wheel of Love (1970) and Lovely, Dark, Deep: Stories (2014) were each finalists for the Pulitzer Prize. She has won many awards for her writing, including the National Book Award, for her novel them (1969), two O. Henry Awards, the National Humanities Medal, and the Jerusalem Prize (2019).

  34. Tom Coughlin

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    Tom Coughlin
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    Years
    1946-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    coachhead coachAmerican football player
    Biography

    Thomas Richard Coughlin is a former American football coach and executive. He was the head coach for the New York Giants from 2004 to 2015. He led the Giants to victory in Super Bowl XLII and Super Bowl XLVI, both times against the New England Patriots. Coughlin was also the inaugural head coach of the Jacksonville Jaguars, serving from 1995 to 2002 and leading the team to two AFC Championship Games. Prior to his head coaching career in the NFL, he was head coach of the Boston College Eagles football team from 1991 to 1993, and served in a variety of coaching positions in the NFL as well as coaching and administrative positions in college football.

  35. Dion Waiters

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    Dion Waiters
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    Years
    1991-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Dion Waiters is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the Syracuse Orange and was selected with the fourth overall pick in the 2012 NBA draft by the Cleveland Cavaliers. Waiters also played for the Oklahoma City Thunder, Miami Heat, and the Los Angeles Lakers, where he won an NBA championship.

  36. Sultan bin Salman Al Saud

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    Sultan bin Salman Al Saud
    Born in
    Saudi Arabia Flag Saudi Arabia
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    astronautpolitician
    Biography

    Sultan bin Salman Al Saud is a Saudi prince and former Royal Saudi Air Force pilot who flew aboard the American STS-51-G Space Shuttle mission as a payload specialist. He is the first member of a royal family to fly in space, the first Arab to fly in space, and the first Muslim to fly in space, as well as (at 28 years old) the youngest person ever to fly on the Space Shuttle. On 27 December 2018, he was appointed as chairman of the Board of Directors of the Saudi Space Commission at the rank of minister.

  37. Michael Carter-Williams

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    Michael Carter-Williams
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1991-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Michael Carter-Williams is an American professional basketball player for the Orlando Magic of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was drafted in the first round with the 11th overall pick in the 2013 NBA draft by the Philadelphia 76ers, after playing college basketball for the Syracuse Orange. He was named NBA Rookie of the Year in 2014, and he has also played for the Milwaukee Bucks, Chicago Bulls, Charlotte Hornets, Houston Rockets, and Orlando Magic.

  38. Jennifer Meyer

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    Jennifer Meyer
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1977-.. (age 44)
    Occupations
    designer
    Biography

    Jennifer Meyer is an American jewelry designer.

  39. Mike Rotunda

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    Mike Rotunda
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    amateur wrestlerprofessional wrestler
    Biography

    Lawrence Michael Rotunda is an American retired professional wrestler. He is best known for his appearances with the World Wrestling Federation and World Championship Wrestling in the 1980s and 1990s under the ring names Mike Rotunda, Mike Rotundo, Michael Wallstreet, Irwin R. Schyster and V.K. Wallstreet. Over the course of his career, Rotunda held championships including the NWA World Tag Team Championship, NWA World Television Championship and WWF World Tag Team Championship.

  40. Chandler Jones

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    Chandler Jones
    Born in
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    Years
    1990-.. (age 31)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Chandler James Jones is an American football outside linebacker for the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League (NFL). Jones was selected by the New England Patriots in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft. He played college football at Syracuse. He is the younger brother of former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones and of former National Football League (NFL) player Arthur Jones.

  41. Bob Costas

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    Bob Costas
    Born in
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    Years
    1952-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    sports commentatorradio personalityjournalistactorsportswriter
    Biography

    Robert Quinlan Costas is an American sportscaster who is known for his long tenure with NBC Sports, from 1980 through 2019. He has received 28 Emmy awards for his work and was the prime-time host of 11 Olympic Games from 1992 until 2016. He is employed by MLB Network, where he does play-by-play and once hosted an interview show called Studio 42 with Bob Costas.

  42. William Smith

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    William Smith
    Born in
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    Years
    1933-.. (age 88)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actorfilm actorscreenwriterfilm producer
    Biography

    William Smith is an American actor. In a Hollywood career spanning more than 75 years, he has appeared in almost three hundred feature films and television productions in a wide variety of character roles, with his best known role being the menacing Anthony Falconetti in the 1970s television mini-series Rich Man, Poor Man. Smith is also known for films like Any Which Way You Can (1980), Conan The Barbarian (1982), Rumble Fish (1983), and Red Dawn (1984), as well as lead roles in several exploitation films during the 1970s.

  43. Jim Boeheim

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    Jim Boeheim
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    Years
    1944-.. (age 77)
    Occupations
    basketball playerbasketball coach
    Biography

    James Arthur Boeheim is an American college basketball coach who is the head coach of the Syracuse Orange men's team of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC). Boeheim has guided the Orange to ten Big East regular season championships, five Big East Tournament championships, and 34 NCAA Tournament appearances, including five Final Four appearances and three appearances in the national title game. In those games, the Orange lost to Indiana in 1987 on a last-second jump shot by Keith Smart, and to Kentucky in 1996, before defeating Kansas in 2003 with All-American Carmelo Anthony.

  44. Clairo

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    Clairo
    Born in
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    Years
    1998-.. (age 23)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Claire Elizabeth Cottrill, known professionally as Clairo, is an American singer-songwriter. Born in Atlanta, Georgia and raised in Carlisle, Massachusetts, she began posting music on the internet at age 13.

  45. Marvin Harrison

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    Marvin Harrison
    Born in
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    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    American football player
    Biography

    Marvin Darnell Harrison is an American former professional football player who was a wide receiver for 13 seasons in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the Syracuse Orange, and was drafted 19th overall by the Indianapolis Colts in the first round of the 1996 NFL Draft. Harrison spent his entire career with the Colts, most of them with quarterback Peyton Manning, and is widely considered one of the greatest and most productive wide receivers in NFL history. He earned a Super Bowl ring with the team in Super Bowl XLI over the Chicago Bears. An 8-time Pro Bowler and All-Pro member, Harrison held the record for most receptions in a single season (143) for over ten years, before it was broken by Michael Thomas (149) in 2019.

  46. Kathrine Switzer

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    Kathrine Switzer
    Born in
    Germany Flag Germany
    Years
    1947-.. (age 74)
    Occupations
    marathon runnerjournalistathletics competitornon-fiction writer
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    Kathrine Virginia Switzer is an American marathon runner, author, and television commentator.

  47. Reid Scott

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    1977-.. (age 44)
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    actortelevision actorvoice actor
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    Reid Scott is an American actor. He is best known for his starring role as Brendan "Brando" Dorff in the TBS comedy series My Boys (2006–2010) and Deputy Director of Communications Dan Egan in the HBO comedy series Veep (2012–2019). Scott also appeared in the romantic comedy film Home Again (2017), the superhero film Venom (2018), and the comedy-drama film Late Night (2019).

  48. Jerami Grant

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    1994-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    basketball player
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    Houston Jerami Grant is an American professional basketball player for the Detroit Pistons of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the Syracuse Orange.

  49. Mike Tirico

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    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    sports commentator
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    Michael Todd Tirico is an American sportscaster working for NBC Sports since 2016. He is also known for his 10-year run as an NFL play-by-play announcer on ESPN's Monday Night Football from 2006 to 2015. Tirico has called a multitude of sports in his career, including the NBA, NHL, college football and basketball, golf, tennis, and world cup soccer.

  50. Fab Melo

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    1990-2017 (aged 27)
    Occupations
    basketball player
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    Fabricio Paulino de Melo was a Brazilian professional basketball player. He played one season in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Boston Celtics before returning to his home country and playing for Liga Sorocabana and Brasília of the Brazilian Novo Basquete Brasil (NBB). Prior to entering the NBA in 2012, he played two years of college basketball for Syracuse, where he was named the Big East Defensive Player of the Year as a sophomore.

  51. Rakeem Christmas

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    Years
    1991-.. (age 30)
    Occupations
    basketball player
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    Rakeem Haleek Christmas is an American professional basketball player for the Yulon Luxgen Dinos of the Super Basketball League (SBL). He played college basketball for the Syracuse Orange for four seasons before being drafted by the Minnesota Timberwolves with the 36th overall pick in the 2015 NBA draft.

  52. Michael Cole

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    1968-.. (age 53)
    Occupations
    journalistprofessional wrestlersports commentator
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    Sean Michael Coulthard, better known by his stage name Michael Cole, is an American professional wrestling commentator and former journalist. He is signed to WWE, where he serves as the play-by-play commentator for the SmackDown brand, and since 2020, has served as Vice President of Announcing.

  53. Dwight Freeney

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    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    American football player
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    Dwight Jason Freeney is an American former professional football player who was a defensive end for 16 seasons in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Syracuse, where he earned unanimous All-American honors, and was drafted by the Indianapolis Colts in the first round of the 2002 NFL Draft. With the Colts, Freeney won Super Bowl XLI over the Chicago Bears, and made seven Pro Bowls. He also played for the San Diego Chargers, Arizona Cardinals, Atlanta Falcons, Seattle Seahawks and Detroit Lions.

  54. Ted Koppel

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    1940-.. (age 81)
    Occupations
    journalistnews presenter
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    Edward James Martin Koppel is a British-born American broadcast journalist, best known as the anchor for Nightline, from the program's inception in 1980 until 2005.

  55. Lisa Lampanelli

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    1961-.. (age 60)
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    actorstand-up comediantelevision actorfilm actor
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    Lisa Lampanelli, born Lisa Marie Lampugnale, is an American former stand-up comedian, actress and insult comic. Much of her material is racy and features ethnic humor, centering on various types of minority groups, most notably racial minorities and the LGBT community.

  56. Arthur Jones

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    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    American football player
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    Arthur Willis Jones III is a former American football defensive end who played eight seasons in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Syracuse. He was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the fifth round of the 2010 NFL Draft and won Super Bowl XLVII with them. Jones has also played for the Indianapolis Colts and Washington Redskins. He is also the older brother of former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones, and defensive end Chandler Jones of the Arizona Cardinals.

  57. Ignacio Serricchio

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    1982-.. (age 39)
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    actorfilm actortelevision actor
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    Ignacio Ariel Serricchio is an Argentine American actor. He is known for his role as Diego Alcazar on General Hospital and as Alejandro "Alex" Chavez on The Young and the Restless. Other roles include Lifetime's Witches of East End, seasons 9-12 of Bones, and the Netflix reboot of Lost in Space.

  58. Edie McClurg

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    1945-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    television actorfilm actorvoice actorsingerstage actor
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    Edith Marie McClurg is an American actress and comedienne. An alumna of The Groundlings, she has played supporting roles in the films Carrie (1976), Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986), and Elvira: Mistress of the Dark (1988), and bit parts in Cheech and Chong's Next Movie (1980), Mr. Mom (1983), Back to School (1986), Planes, Trains and Automobiles (1987), A River Runs Through It (1992), Natural Born Killers (1994), and Flubber (1997).

  59. Stephen Crane

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    Years
    1871-1900 (aged 29)
    Occupations
    writerjournalistpoetbaseball playernovelist
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    Stephen Crane was an American poet, novelist, and short story writer. Prolific throughout his short life, he wrote notable works in the Realist tradition as well as early examples of American Naturalism and Impressionism. He is recognized by modern critics as one of the most innovative writers of his generation.

  60. Priscilla Chan

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    1965-.. (age 56)
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    singerrecording artist
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    Priscilla Chan Wai-han is a Hong Kong-based veteran female singer who focuses on the genre of Cantopop throughout her musical career. She is renowned for her contralto singing voice, and her maturely clear, technically skilled and emotion-rich vocals.

  61. Donna Shalala

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    Years
    1941-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    university teachertrade unionistpolitician
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    Donna Edna Shalala is an American politician and academic who served as the U.S. Representative for Florida's 27th congressional district from January 3, 2019, to January 3, 2021.

  62. Larry Csonka

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    Years
    1946-.. (age 75)
    Occupations
    motivational speakerAmerican football playertelevision actor
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    Larry Richard Csonka is a former professional American football fullback who played for the Miami Dolphins for the majority of his career, along with the New York Giants for three years, and a short stint with the Memphis Southmen in the WFL. Csonka is mostly remembered for his success during his tenure with the Dolphins, which included being a member of their 17-0 perfect season in 1972, and winning Super Bowl championships in 1972 and 1973, the latter of which he was named Super Bowl MVP when he ran for a then-record 145 yards.

  63. Jonny Flynn

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    Years
    1989-.. (age 32)
    Occupations
    basketball player
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    Jonny William Flynn is an American former professional basketball player. A three-year National Basketball Association (NBA) veteran, he last played for the Orlandina Basket of the Lega Basket Serie A and played collegiate basketball for the Syracuse Orange.

  64. Doug Marrone

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    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    American football player
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    Douglas Charles Marrone is an American football coach and former offensive lineman who is the offensive line coach at the University of Alabama. He was previously the head coach at Syracuse from 2009 to 2012, where he played college football. In addition to his collegiate coaching, he served in the National Football League (NFL) as the head coach of the Buffalo Bills from 2013 to 2014 and the Jacksonville Jaguars from 2016 to 2020.

  65. Sol LeWitt

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    Years
    1928-2007 (aged 79)
    Occupations
    artistsculptorpainterphotographerarchitect
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    Solomon "Sol" LeWitt was an American artist linked to various movements, including conceptual art and minimalism.

  66. George Saunders

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    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    translatoressayistteacherprofessorjournalist
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    George Saunders is an American writer of short stories, essays, novellas, children's books, and novels. His writing has appeared in The New Yorker, Harper's, McSweeney's, and GQ. He also contributed a weekly column, American Psyche, to the weekend magazine of The Guardian between 2006 and 2008.

  67. Sheldon Leonard

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    1907-1997 (aged 90)
    Occupations
    actorfilm producerfilm directortelevision actorfilm actor
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    Sheldon Leonard Bershad, known professionally as Sheldon Leonard, was an American film and television actor, producer, director, and writer.

  68. Vishal Sikka

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    India Flag India
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    chief executive officer
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    Vishal Sikka is the Founder and CEO of Vianai, former CTO of SAP AG, and former CEO of Infosys. He currently also serves on Oracle's board of directors, the supervisory board of the BMW Group and as an advisor to the Stanford Institute of Human-Centered AI.

  69. Wesley Johnson

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    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    basketball player
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    Wesley JaMarr Johnson is an American professional basketball player who last played for Panathinaikos of the Greek Basket League and the EuroLeague. He played college basketball for Syracuse University and Iowa State University. He was selected with the fourth overall pick in the 2010 NBA draft by the Minnesota Timberwolves.

  70. Debra Wilson

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    1962-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    voice actorstage actortelevision actorfilm actor
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    Debra Wilson, also known as Debra Wilson Skelton or Debra Skelton, is an American actress, comedian and television presenter. She is known for being the longest-serving original cast member on the sketch comedy series Mad TV, having appeared for the show's first eight seasons. She has also done voice work for various productions including Avatar, American Dad!, Family Guy, Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil, The Proud Family, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and The Boondocks. Her voice acting has also been used for video games including Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare.

  71. Tyler Ennis

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    1994-.. (age 27)
    Enrolled in Syracuse University
    Studied in 2013-2014
    Occupations
    basketball player
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    Tyler Cameron Ennis McIntyre is a Canadian professional basketball player for the Türk Telekom of the Turkish Super League (BSL). He played college basketball for the Syracuse Orange, where he was considered one of the top freshmen in 2013–14. He was drafted 18th overall by the Phoenix Suns in the 2014 NBA draft.

  72. Jessie Mueller

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    1983-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    actorstage actortelevision actor
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    Jessica Ruth Mueller is an American actress and singer. She started her acting career in Chicago and won two Joseph Jefferson Awards in 2008 and 2011 for her roles as Carrie Pipperidge in Carousel and Amalia Balash in She Loves Me. In 2011, she moved to New York City to star in a Broadway revival of On a Clear Day You Can See Forever, for which she was nominated for a Tony Award. She won the 2014 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Musical for her performance as Carole King in Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. She went on to receive two additional Best Actress Tony Award nominations for her leading roles in Waitress (2016) and the Broadway revival of Carousel (2018).

  73. Moose

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    1984-.. (age 37)
    Occupations
    American football playerprofessional wrestler
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    Quinn Ojinnaka is an American professional wrestler and former American football player, known professionally as Moose. He is currently signed to Impact Wrestling, where he is a former two-time Impact Grand Champion and one-time TNA World Heavyweight Champion.

  74. J. Michael Mendel

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    Years
    1964-2019 (aged 55)
    Occupations
    television producer
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    Joel Michael "Mike" Mendel was an American television producer. He was a five-time Emmy Award winner for his work on The Simpsons and Rick and Morty.

  75. Jeff Glor

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    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    journalistnews presenter
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    Jeffrey Todd Glor is an American journalist, co-host of CBS This Morning: Saturday and a CBS News special correspondent. He had previously anchored the CBS Evening News.

  76. Betsey Johnson

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    1942-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    costume designerfashion designer
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    Betsey Johnson is an American fashion designer best known for her feminine and whimsical designs. Many of her designs are considered "over the top" and embellished. She also is known for doing a cartwheel ending in a split at the end of her fashion shows.

  77. Samantha Brown

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    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    journaliststage actortelevision presenterscreenwriterfilm producer
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    Samantha Elizabeth Brown, is an American television host, notable for her work as the host of several Travel Channel shows including Girl Meets Hawaii, Great Vacation Homes, Great Hotels, Passport to Europe, Passport to Latin America, Great Weekends, Green Getaways, Passport to China, and Samantha Brown's Asia. As of 2012 Samantha Brown has made her own travel luggage called Samantha Brown: Travel America. She has visited 62 countries. In January 2018, she began hosting Samantha Brown's Places to Love on PBS. It is shown on PBS stations nationwide and is on the PBS website and app.

  78. Derrick Coleman

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    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    basketball player
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    Derrick Demetrius Coleman is an American former professional basketball player. Coleman was born in Mobile, Alabama, but grew up and attended high school in Detroit, and attended college at Syracuse University. He was selected first overall in the 1990 NBA draft by the New Jersey Nets.

  79. Jessica DiCicco

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    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    film actortelevision actorvoice actor
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    Jessica Sonya DiCicco is an American actress. She is known for voicing in animated television series and video games. Some of her voice roles in animation include Maggie in The Buzz on Maggie, Flame Princess in Adventure Time, which earned her worldwide recognition, Annie in It's Pony, and Lynn and Lucy Loud in The Loud House. She was the voice of Nickelodeon's educational channel Noggin and Miguzi on Cartoon Network. She received a Daytime Emmy nomination for voicing Malina in The Emperor's New School.

  80. Craig Carton

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    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    radio personality
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    Craig Harris Carton is an American radio personality best known as the co-host of the Carton and Roberts sports radio program on WFAN (AM) in New York City. He was arrested in September 2017 on charges of securities fraud and wire fraud, before he re-signed with the station in October 2020 after his release from prison.

  81. Beth Mowins

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    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    basketball playersports commentator
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    Elizabeth Mowins is an American play-by-play announcer and sports journalist for ESPN, CBS, and Marquee Sports Network. She typically calls women's college sports, and became the second woman to call nationally televised college football games for ESPN in 2005. She began doing play-by-play for NFL games in 2017.

  82. Daryl Johnston

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    Years
    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    television presenterAmerican football playergeneral manager
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    Daryl Peter "Moose" Johnston is a former fullback in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys. He played college football at Syracuse University. He was the General Manager of the San Antonio Commanders of the Alliance of American Football in 2019, and currently serves as Director of Player Personnel for the Dallas Renegades.

  83. Floyd Little

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    Years
    1942-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    television presenterAmerican football player
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    Floyd Douglas Little was an American professional football player who was a halfback for the Denver Broncos, initially in the American Football League (AFL) and later the National Football League (NFL). He was a three-time All-American at Syracuse University, and in 1967 was the sixth selection of the 1967 NFL/AFL draft, the first common draft. He was the first first-round draft pick to sign with the AFL's Broncos, where he was known as "the Franchise". Little was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1983 and the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2010.

  84. Dick Beyer

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    Years
    1930-2019 (aged 89)
    Occupations
    professional wrestlerteacher
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    Richard John Beyer was an American professional wrestler who is best known by his ring names, The Destroyer and Doctor X. Among other places, he worked extensively in Japan and in 2017 he was awarded one of the country's highest honors, the Order of the Rising Sun.

  85. Bill Viola

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    1951-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    artistvideo artistmusiciancomposercinematographer
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    Bill Viola is a contemporary video artist whose artistic expression depends upon electronic, sound, and image technology in new media. His works focus on the ideas behind fundamental human experiences such as birth, death and aspects of consciousness.

  86. Maya Deren

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    Years
    1917-1961 (aged 44)
    Occupations
    actorfilm directordancermusicianfilm editor
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    Maya Deren was a Ukrainian-born American experimental filmmaker and important promoter of the avant-garde in the 1940s and 1950s. Deren was also a choreographer, dancer, film theorist, poet, lecturer, writer, and photographer.

  87. Arun Shourie

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    India Flag India
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    1941-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    politicianjournalistwriter
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    Arun Shourie is an Indian economist, journalist, author and politician. He has worked as an economist with the World Bank, a consultant to the Planning Commission of India, editor of the Indian Express and The Times of India and a Minister of Communications and Information Technology in the Vajpayee Ministry (1998–2004). He was awarded the Ramon Magsaysay Award in 1982 and the Padma Bhushan in 1990.

  88. Pete Yorn

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    1974-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    singer-songwritermusiciansongwriterguitarist
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    Peter Joseph Yorn is an American singer, songwriter, and musician. He first gained international recognition after his debut record, Musicforthemorningafter, was released to critical and commercial acclaim in 2001. He is known for playing the bulk of the instruments on his records. Spin magazine, in a career retrospective article dated March 26, 2021, recognized Yorn as one of his generations best songwriters.

  89. Al D'Amato

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    Years
    1937-.. (age 84)
    Enrolled in Syracuse University
    Studied in 1959
    Occupations
    politicianwriterlawyerpublic administrationassessor
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    Alfonse Marcello D'Amato is an American lawyer and former New York politician. A Republican, he served as United States Senator from New York from 1981 to 1999. He subsequently founded a lobbying firm, Park Strategies.

  90. Dave Bing

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    1943-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    basketball playerpoliticianbusinessperson
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    David Bing is an American former professional Hall of Fame basketball player, mayor of Detroit, Michigan, and businessman.

  91. Alice Sebold

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    1963-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    writernovelist
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    Alice Sebold is an American writer and author of three books including her memoir, Lucky (1999), and two novels,The Lovely Bones (2002), and The Almost Moon (2007).

  92. Ali Jaber

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    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    television presenter
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    Ali Jaber is a Lebanese journalist, media consultant, TV personality and the Group TV Director of MBC, the Arab world's largest satellite broadcaster.

  93. Tom Perrotta

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    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    writerscreenwriternovelist
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    Thomas R. Perrotta is an American novelist and screenwriter best known for his novels Election (1998) and Little Children (2004), both of which were made into critically acclaimed, Academy Award-nominated films. Perrotta co-wrote the screenplay for the 2006 film version of Little Children with Todd Field, for which he received an Academy Award nomination for Best Adapted Screenplay. He is also known for his novel The Leftovers (2011), which has been adapted into a TV series on HBO.

  94. T. J. Jagodowski

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    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    actor
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    Thomas James "T. J." Jagodowski is an American comedian, actor, and improvisational performer who resides in Chicago. He has been a member of The Second City as well as a performer and teacher at iO Theater, formerly known as "Improv Olympic". He has appeared in movies such as Stranger Than Fiction, The Ice Harvest, No Sleep Till Madison, Get Hard and the television show, Prison Break. He is most recognizable from the long-running series of improvised Sonic Drive-In commercials featuring himself and Peter Grosz until 2020.

  95. Eileen Collins

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    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    military officerastronautaircraft pilot
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    Eileen Marie Collins is a retired NASA astronaut and United States Air Force colonel. A former military instructor and test pilot, Collins was the first female pilot and first female commander of a Space Shuttle. She was awarded several medals for her work. Colonel Collins has logged 38 days 8 hours and 20 minutes in outer space. Collins retired on May 1, 2006, to pursue private interests, including service as a board member of USAA.

  96. Andy Mineo

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    Years
    1988-.. (age 33)
    Occupations
    rapperrecord producercomposertelevision director
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    Andrew Aaron Mineo, is an American Christian hip hop artist, producer, music executive, and video director based in New York City. He is signed to Reach Records and his creative initiative Miner League. In addition to his solo work, he is a member of Reach Records' hip hop collective 116 Clique.

  97. Rony Seikaly

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    Lebanon Flag Lebanon
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    basketball playerdisc jockey
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    Ronald Fred Seikaly is a Lebanese-American former professional basketball player. Seikaly was one of the first internationally born players to make an impact on American basketball. Considered one of the top college players from the Syracuse basketball program, Seikaly's stellar offense and defense placed him among the school's all-time leaders in rebounds, points and blocks, while earning several nationally recognized awards and honors. His number 4 jersey was retired by Syracuse and raised to the rafters of the Carrier Dome.

  98. Steve Kroft

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    Years
    1945-.. (age 76)
    Occupations
    correspondentjournalistprogram host
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    Stephen F. Kroft is an American retired journalist, best known as a long-time correspondent for 60 Minutes. Kroft's investigative reporting garnered widespread acclaim, winning him three Peabody Awards and nine Emmy awards, including one for Lifetime Achievement in 2003.

  99. Julia Alvarez

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    Years
    1950-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    poetnovelistwriterchildren's writer
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    Julia Alvarez is a Dominican-American poet, novelist, and essayist. She rose to prominence with the novels How the García Girls Lost Their Accents (1991), In the Time of the Butterflies (1994), and Yo! (1997). Her publications as a poet include Homecoming (1984) and The Woman I Kept to Myself (2004), and as an essayist the autobiographical compilation Something to Declare (1998). Many literary critics regard her to be one of the most significant Latina writers and she has achieved critical and commercial success on an international scale.

  100. David Tyree

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    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    American football player
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    David Mikel Tyree is a former American football wide receiver and executive who is the director of player development for the New York Giants of National Football League (NFL). He previously played in the NFL for seven seasons, primarily with the Giants, who selected him in the sixth round of the 2003 NFL Draft. Tyree is best known for the Helmet Catch, a late-game reception in Super Bowl XLII that helped New York secure one of the greatest sports upsets of all time.