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List of Johns Hopkins University people

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This is a list of people affiliated with Johns Hopkins University, an American university located in Baltimore, Maryland.

The Johns Hopkins Alumni Association defines eligibility for membership as follows:[1]

The Johns Hopkins Alumni Association defines Johns Hopkins alumni as those individuals who have received a formal degree from Johns Hopkins, including Bachelors, Masters, and Doctorate degrees.

Certificate holders, CTY alumni, post-baccalaureate attendees, and Peabody Prep alumni are not considered alumni of the university by the Johns Hopkins Alumni Association.

Notable alumni

Nobel laureates

Woodrow Wilson, 28th president of the United States from 1913 to 1921 and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, was awarded a Ph.D in government and history from Johns Hopkins in 1886.
Thomas Hunt Morgan, who received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1933 for his discovery that chromosomes carrying genetic material were the basis for heredity, earned his Ph.D. in Zoology from Johns Hopkins in 1890

Academia, science, medicine and technology

Frederick Jackson Turner, noted historian of the American West best known for his influential "frontier thesis," earned his Ph.D. in history from Johns Hopkins in 1890



Michael Bloomberg, former Mayor of New York City

Government, public service, and public policy

Maryland Governor Wes Moore graduated from Johns Hopkins in 2001 with a B.A. in international relations and economics.
U.S. Congressmen Kweisi Mfume received an M.A. from Johns Hopkins in 1984. He has served as U.S. representative for Maryland's 7th congressional district since 2020, a position that he had previously held between 1987 and 1996.

Literature, arts and media

Wolf Blitzer, journalist, news anchor for CNN
Rachel Carson, biologist and environmentalist
Hallie Jackson, journalist, Senior Washington correspondent for NBC News

Notable faculty

G. Stanley Hall started the first psychology lab in America at Johns Hopkins and was the first president of the American Psychological Association.
Charles Sanders Peirce, Pragmatist philosopher and mathematician, served as lecturer in logic at Johns Hopkins from 1879 to 1884

Fictional alumni


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  11. ^ "Former U.S. ambassador to head International House".
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  21. ^ "Elizabeth Davenport McKune Ambassador to State of Qatar".
  22. ^ "Consul General Rob Silberstein". U.S. Embassy & Consulates in Pakistan. Retrieved January 1, 2020.
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  24. ^ "ALUMNI PHOTOGRAPHERS SHOW US THEIR FAVORITE IMAGES". Johns Hopkins University magazine. Spring 2017. Retrieved February 9, 2021. ...Johns Hopkins alumni Jennifer Bishop, A&S '79;... A photograph is all about what you chose to include and what you chose to leave out, and the edge is where that's happening.
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  26. ^ "Professor Carlos Blanco-Aguinaga 1926–2013". University of California at San Diego. Retrieved November 4, 2023.
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  28. ^ "Prostate cancer testosterone". Retrieved November 16, 2017.
  29. ^ "Curriculum Vitae Husain Haqqani" (PDF). Retrieved December 9, 2022.
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  31. ^ "Touqir Hussain".
  32. ^ "Dr. Mavis G. Sanders" (PDF). University of Maryland.
  33. ^ "Steven J. Newsome (Character)". Archived from the original on June 11, 2012.
  34. ^ "John Prentice (Character)". Archived from the original on June 11, 2012.
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