List of University of Pittsburgh alumni

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This list of University of Pittsburgh alumni includes notable graduates, non-graduate former students, and current students of the University of Pittsburgh, a state-related research university located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States.


Arts and entertainment[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Alumnus Mike Ditka is a Hall of Fame tight end, coach and well-known broadcaster.
Alumnus Dan Marino is a Hall of Fame quarterback and well known broadcaster.
Alumnus John Woodruff was a gold medalist in the 800 meters at the 1936 Berlin Olympics.

Business[edit]

Alumnus Marc Chandler is a well known foreign exchange market analyst, writer, and speaker.
Alumnus Andrew W. Mellon was a banker, industrialist, philanthropist, art collector and U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, along with serving as president of the alumni association and as a university trustee.

Education[edit]

History[edit]

Military[edit]

Alumnus General Roscoe Robinson was the first African-American four-star general in the United States Army.

Philosophy[edit]

Politics, law, and activism[edit]

Alumnus Richard Thornburgh served as Governor of Pennsylvania and U.S. Attorney General. His archives are located in the Dick Thornburgh room in Hillman Library.
Alumna Wangari Maathai has won multiple international awards including the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize and is the subject of the documentary film Taking Root.
Alumnus John Murtha served in the United States House of Representatives for over 36 years.

Science, medicine, and technology[edit]

Alumnus Jesse Steinfeld served as the Surgeon General of the United States from 1969 to 1973.
Vladimir Zworykin, a father of television

Other[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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