Famous Nonmathematicians

We often tell our students that there are many things besides teaching and actuarial work that they can do with a degree in mathematics, but they often don't believe us. Here is a list of well-known people who were math majors (or some equivalent in other countries and times), although not all of them completed their degrees.

THE PUBLIC REALM
MUSIC
THE OTHER ARTS
FINANCE AND ENTREPENUERS
PHILOSOPHERS
ATHLETES AND OTHER COMPETITORS
LITERARY CRIMINALS
CRIMINALS
References:
  1. Nearly all of this information comes from an article by Steven G. Buyske in the American Mathematical Monthly, v. 100.