22 Notable alumni of
University of South Alabama

The University of South Alabama is 1453rd in the world, 530th in North America, and 499th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 22 notable alumni from the University of South Alabama sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Paul Bearer

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    Paul Bearer
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1954-2013 (aged 59)
    Occupations
    managerprofessional wrestlerfuneral director
    Biography

    William Alvin "Bill" Moody was an American professional wrestling manager and licensed funeral director. He is best known for his tenure with the World Wrestling Federation (WWF, later WWE) where he performed under the ring name Paul Bearer as the manager of The Undertaker. He later managed wrestlers such as Mankind and Undertaker's storyline brother, Kane. Outside WWE, he was known by the name Percival "Percy" Pringle III and performed in various regional territories and promotions, as well as World Class Championship Wrestling (WCCW).

  2. Dan Povenmire

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    Dan Povenmire
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1963-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    television directorscreenwriteractorvoice actorfilm producer
    Biography

    Daniel Kingsley Povenmire is an American voice actor, animator, director, writer, producer, and storyboard artist associated with several animated television series. Povenmire is the co-creator of the Disney animated series Phineas and Ferb and Milo Murphy's Law with Jeff "Swampy" Marsh, in which he also voiced the character Heinz Doofenshmirtz in both series. In October 2020, Povenmire announced a new series for Disney Channel titled Hamster & Gretel.

  3. Eddie Stanky

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    Eddie Stanky
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1916-1999 (aged 83)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Edward Raymond Stanky (born Stankiewicz (September 3, 1915 – June 6, 1999) was an American professional baseball second baseman, shortstop and manager. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Chicago Cubs, Brooklyn Dodgers, Boston Braves, New York Giants, and St. Louis Cardinals between 1943 and 1953. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

  4. Harold Sonny White

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    Harold Sonny White
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Enrolled in the University of South Alabama
    Graduated with bachelor's degree
    Occupations
    engineerphysicist
    Biography

    Harold G. "Sonny" White is a mechanical engineer, aerospace engineer, and applied physicist who is the Advanced Propulsion Team Lead for the NASA Engineering Directorate and is known for proposing new Alcubierre drive concepts and promoting advanced propulsion projects, under development at the NASA Johnson Space Center, including the first practical experiment to test the existence of Alcubierre drive effects.

  5. Kelvin Cato

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    Kelvin Cato
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    basketball player
    Biography

    Kelvin Tavares Cato is an American former professional basketball player.

  6. Jon Lieber

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    Jon Lieber
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Jonathan Ray Lieber is an American former professional baseball pitcher. He stands 6 feet 2 inches (1.88 m) tall and weighs 240 pounds (110 kg). He played of the Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Pittsburgh Pirates (1994–1998), Chicago Cubs (1999–2002 and 2008), New York Yankees (2004), and Philadelphia Phillies (2005–2007). He batted left-handed and threw right-handed, and utilized a fastball, a slider, and a changeup for his pitches. In a 14-season career, Lieber compiled a 131–124 record with 1,553 strikeouts and a 4.27 ERA in 2,198 innings pitched.

  7. Augustine Rubit

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

    Augustine Cuero Rubit is an American professional basketball player for Žalgiris Kaunas of the Lithuanian Basketball League (LKL) and the EuroLeague. He is a 2.03 m (6'8") tall power forward-center. He played college basketball at the University of South Alabama. Rubit was an All-American player at South Alabama, and was one of the nation's best rebounders.

  8. Rosalynn Bliss

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    Rosalynn Bliss
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Rosalynn Bliss is an American politician, social worker, and mayor of Grand Rapids, Michigan. The first woman to be elected mayor of Michigan's second-largest city, Bliss took office on January 1, 2016. Bliss has served on the Grand Rapids City Commission since 2006.

  9. Steve Hawkins

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    Steve Hawkins
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1962-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    basketball coach
    Biography

    Stephen Greg Hawkins is an American college basketball coach and the former head men's basketball coach at Western Michigan University. He had previously served as the head coach at Quincy University.

  10. Marlon Anderson

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    Marlon Anderson
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Marlon Ordell Anderson is a former Major League Baseball utility player. He was widely known for his clutch hits, and writers for publications including The New York Times and Newsday had referred to him as one of the best pinch-hitters in the game. Anderson was the hitting coach for the Brooklyn Cyclones in 2018.

  11. Sonny Callahan

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    Sonny Callahan
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1932-2021 (aged 89)
    Enrolled in the University of South Alabama
    Studied in 1959-1960
    Occupations
    politicianbusinessperson
    Biography

    Herbert Leon "Sonny" Callahan was an American businessman and politician from Alabama. After being elected as a Democrat from Mobile to the state house and senate, he shifted to the Republican Party after losing a race for Lieutenant Governor of Alabama in 1982. He was repeatedly elected as a Republican to the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1985 to 2003. Afterward he established his own lobbying firm and continued to be active in the Republican Party.

  12. Carolyn Haines

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    Carolyn Haines
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    novelistjournalistwriter
    Biography

    Carolyn Haines, who uses the pseudonyms R.B. Chesterton, Caroline Burnes, and Lizzie Hart, is a prolific mystery author and former journalist specializing in mysteries set in the Mississippi Delta.

  13. P. J. Walters

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    P. J. Walters
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1985-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Phillip DeWayne "P. J." Walters is an American former professional baseball pitcher. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the St. Louis Cardinals, Toronto Blue Jays and Minnesota Twins.

  14. Rusty Glover

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    Rusty Glover
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1966-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Benjamin Nash "Rusty" Glover III was a Republican candidate for Alabama's Lieutenant Governor in the 2018 election cycle and member of the Alabama Senate, representing the 34th District from 2006 to 2018. Previously, he was a member of the Alabama House of Representatives representing the 102nd District from 2002 through 2006.

  15. Muizat Ajoke Odumosu

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    Muizat Ajoke Odumosu
    Born in
    Nigeria Flag Nigeria
    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    athletics competitorsprinter
    Biography

    Muizat Ajoke Odumosu is a Nigerian track and field athlete who specialises in the 400 metres and the 400 metres hurdles. She represented Nigeria at the 2008 and 2012 Summer Olympics and competed at the World Championships in Athletics in 2007, 2009, 2011 and 2013. She was the bronze medallist at the 2007 All-Africa Games and went on to become the continental champion with a win at the 2008 and 2012 African Championships.

  16. Javier Carter

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

    Javier Dione Carter, nicknamed Air, is an American-Panamanian professional basketball player for Nagasaki Velca in Japan. He competed internationally with the Panama men's national basketball team.

  17. Glenn Borgmann

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    Glenn Borgmann
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1950-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Glenn Dennis Borgmann is an American former professional baseball player. He played nine seasons in Major League Baseball as a catcher from 1972 until 1980. He played the majority of his career for the Minnesota Twins before playing his final season with the Chicago White Sox.

  18. Mike O'Berry

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    Mike O'Berry
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1954-.. (age 67)
    Occupations
    baseball player
    Biography

    Preston Michael O'Berry is an American former professional baseball player and minor league manager. He played as a catcher in Major League Baseball from 1979 to 1985.

  19. Hannah Godfrey

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    Hannah Godfrey
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1997-.. (age 24)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Hannah Christine Godfrey is a professional footballer who plays as a defender for Women's Super League club Tottenham Hotspur and the Scotland national team.

  20. Jemma Purfield

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    Jemma Purfield
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1997-.. (age 24)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Jemma Elizabeth Purfield is an English professional footballer.

  21. Ucambre Williams

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    Ucambre Williams
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1992-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    Canadian football player
    Biography

    Ucambre Jakieron Thembiance Williams is a Canadian football offensive lineman for the Calgary Stampeders of the Canadian Football League (CFL). He played college football at University of South Alabama.

  22. Qudarius Ford

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    Qudarius Ford
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1992-.. (age 29)
    Occupations
    Canadian football player
    Biography

    Qudarius Jaquinn Ford is a professional Canadian football defensive back who is a free agent. He played college football at South Alabama where he was on the team from 2010 to 2015.