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Furman University

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION

Location:
Greenville, SC

Founding Date:
1826

Motto:
Christo et Doctrinae

Team:
Paladins

Enrollment:
3100

Official Website:
http://www.furman.edu/

STUDENTS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Ben Browder
Actor
11-Dec-1962   John Crichton on Farscape
Dan T. Cathy
Business
1-Mar-1953   President and COO, Chick-fil-A
Beth Daniel
Golf
14-Oct-1956   Winner, 1990 LPGA Championship
Marshall Frady
Journalist
11-Jan-1940 9-Mar-2004 Wallace
Amy Grant
Singer/Songwriter
25-Nov-1960   Christian rocker
Michael E. Guest
Diplomat
1957   US Ambassador to Romania, 2001-04
Omari Hardwick
Actor
9-Jan-1974   Ty Curtis on Dark Blue
Baron Hill
Politician
23-Jun-1953   Congressman from Indiana, 1999-2005 and 2007-11
Lester A. Hudson, Jr.
Business
c. 1939   Wunda Weve Carpets
Victoria Jackson
Comic
2-Aug-1959   Saturday Night Live
Herb Kohler
Business
20-Feb-1939   Chairman and President, Kohler Co.
Sanjay Kumar
Business
1962   Former CEO, Computer Associates
John M. McConnell
Government
26-Jul-1943   Director of National Intelligence, 2007-09
Dorothy G. Owen
Business
c. 1932   Owen Steel Company, Inc.
Richard W. Riley
Politician
2-Jan-1933   Governor of South Carolina, 1979-87
Mark Sanford
Politician
28-May-1960   Governor of South Carolina, 2003-11
Lizanne Thomas
Attorney
c. 1957   Partner, Jones Day
Charles H. Townes
Physicist
28-Jul-1915   Invention of the maser and laser
John Watson
Psychologist
9-Jan-1878 25-Sep-1958 Founder of Behaviorism
Rob Woodall
Politician
11-Feb-1970   Congressman, Georgia 7th

ADMINISTRATORS AND TRUSTEES

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Dorothy G. Owen
Business
c. 1932   Owen Steel Company, Inc.
Lizanne Thomas
Attorney
c. 1957   Partner, Jones Day

COACHES

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Frank Sinkwich
Football
10-Oct-1920 22-Oct-1990 Winner, 1942 Heisman Trophy


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