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Check out the list of notable Massachusetts Institute Of Technology (MIT) alumni. Some of the notable Massachusetts Institute Of Technology (MIT) students are Carly Fiorina, John Forbes Nash, Jr., Benjamin Netanyahu, Richard Feynman and Charles Koch.

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is widely considered the best institution in the world for a degree in Engineering. The campus of this university, situated in the city of Cambridge, in the United States, sprawls over 168 kilometers. According to a 2017 survey conducted by ‘Times Higher Education’, this famous institution was ranked 2nd in the whole of United States and 5th in the world. ‘Massachusetts Institute of Technology’ is not a globally recognized educational institution merely for its infrastructure or quality of education, but also for its notable alumni. The institution has produced several great entrepreneurs who have set fine examples of how a business has to be managed. Apparently, the university has produced more than 80 Nobel laureates, around 45 Rhodes Scholars and more than 30 astronauts. Some of the students who are a part of the institution’s alumni association are outstanding achievers and role models to many people around the world. A few noteworthy personalities who were once students of this famous university are Kofi Annan, former Secretary-General of the United Nations, noted Indian economist Raghuram Rajan and television host Janet Hsieh. Kofi Annan has been immensely praised world over for his humanitarian works. He is also the founder of the non-profit initiative called the ‘Kofi Annan Foundation’ and was appointed the chairman of the organization ‘The Elders’. We are presenting to you a list of notable alumni of the ‘Massachusetts Institute of Technology’ who made waves for their remarkable achievements.
Carly FiorinaCarly Fiorina
(Former CEO of Hewlett-Packard)

06 September 1954

Austin

American

Virgo

John Forbes Nash, Jr.John Forbes Nash, Jr.
(Mathematician)

13 June 1928

23 May 2015

Bluefield

American

Gemini

Benjamin Netanyahu Benjamin Netanyahu
(Prime Minister of Israel)

21 October 1949

Tel Aviv

Israeli

Libra

Richard FeynmanRichard Feynman
(Physicist)

11 May 1918

15 February 1988

Manhattan

American

Taurus

Charles KochCharles Koch
(Co-Owner of Koch Industries)

01 November 1935

Wichita

American

Scorpio

James WoodsJames Woods
(Actor, Producer, Voice Artist)

18 April 1947

Vernal, Utah, US

American

Aries

Buzz AldrinBuzz Aldrin

20 January 1930

Glen Ridge, New Jersey, U.S.

American

Capricorn

Raghuram RajanRaghuram Rajan
(Adviser)

03 February 1963

Bhopal

Indian

Aquarius

Kofi AnnanKofi Annan
(Secretary General of the United Nations)

08 April 1938

Comassie, Gold Coast

Ghanaian

Aries

Tony TanTony Tan
(Seventh President of Singapore)

07 February 1940

Singapore

Singaporean

Aquarius

Ahmed ChalabiAhmed Chalabi
(Former Deputy Prime Minister of Iraq)

30 October 1944

03 November 2015

Kadhimiya, Iraq

Iraqi

Scorpio

I.M. PeiI. M. Pei
(Master of Modern Architecture)

26 April 1917

Suzhou, China

American

Taurus

David H. KochDavid H. Koch
(Co-owner of Koch Industries)

03 May 1940

Wichita

American

Taurus

Shiva AyyaduraiShiva Ayyadurai
(Inventor of Email)

02 December 1963

Tamil Nadu

Indian

Sagittarius

James Harris SimonsJames Harris Simons
(Mathematicians & Hedge Fund Manager)

1938 AD

Newton

American

Murray Gell-MannMurray Gell-Mann
(Physicist)

15 September 1929

Manhattan, New York City, U.S.

American

Virgo

Louis SullivanLouis Sullivan
(Pioneering Architect)

03 September 1856

14 April 1924

Boston

American

Virgo

Amar BoseAmar Bose
(Electrical Engineer and Sound Engineer)

02 November 1929

12 July 2013

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania,

American

Scorpio

William ShockleyWilliam Shockley
(Physicist)

13 February 1910

12 August 1989

Greater London, England, United Kingdom

American

Aquarius

Robert NoyceRobert Noyce
(Co-inventor of the integrated circuit)

12 December 1927

03 June 1990

Burlington

American

Sagittarius

Herman HollerithHerman Hollerith
(Father of modern automatic computation)

29 February 1860

17 November 1929

Buffalo

American

Pisces

Franklin DiazFranklin Chang Díaz
(Former NASA Astronaut)

05 April 1950

San José

Costa Rican,American

Aries

Burton RichterBurton Richter
(Physicist)

22 March 1931

Brooklyn

American

Aries

John Robert SchriefferJohn Robert Schrieffer
(Physicist)

31 May 1931

Oak Park, Illinois, USA

American

Gemini

Alfred SloanAlfred P. Sloan
(CEO of General Motors Corporation)

23 May 1875

17 February 1966

New Haven

American

Gemini

Robert C. MertonRobert C. Merton
(Economist)

New York City, New York, USA

American

Ray TomlinsonRay Tomlinson
(Inventor of the First Email System)

23 April 1941

05 March 2016

Amsterdam, New York, U.S.

American

Taurus

Robert MundellRobert Mundell
(Economist)

24 October 1932

Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Canadian

Scorpio

Robert Burn WoodworthRobert Burns Woodward
(Organic Chemist)

10 April 1917

08 July 1979

Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.

American

Aries

Elias James CoreyElias James Corey
(Organic Chemist)

12 July 1928

Methuen, Massachusetts, United States

American

Cancer

Sidney AltmanSidney Altman
(Molecular Biologist)

07 May 1939

Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Canadian,American

Taurus

Joseph E. StiglitzJoseph E. Stiglitz
(Economist & Author)

09 February 1943

Gary

American

Aquarius

Thomas Robert CechThomas Cech
(Chemist)

08 December 1947

Chicago, USA

American

Sagittarius

Robert B. LaughlinRobert B. Laughlin
(Physicist)

01 November 1950

Visalia, California, United States

American

Scorpio

Lawrence R. KleinLawrence Klein
(Economist)

14 September 1920

20 October 2013

Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.

American

Virgo

Robert Sanderson Mulliken Robert S. Mulliken
(Chemist, Physicist)

07 June 1896

31 October 1986

Newburyport, Massachusetts, US

American

Gemini

Henry Way KendallHenry Way Kendall
(Physicist)

09 December 1926

15 February 1999

Boston, Massachusetts, US

American

Sagittarius

Edith ClarkeEdith Clarke
(Electrical Engineer)

10 February 1883

29 October 1959

Howard County

American

Aquarius

Iqbal QuadirIqbal Quadir
(Founder of Grameenphone)

13 August 1958

Jessore District

Bangladeshi

Leo

Charles Greeley AbbotCharles Greeley Abbot
(Astrophysicist)

31 May 1872

17 December 1973

Wilton

American

Gemini

Bill FordBill Ford

03 May 1957

Detroit, Michigan, United States

American

Taurus

Dolph LundgrenDolph Lundgren
(Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor)

03 November 1957

Spånga

Swedish

Scorpio

Claude ShannonClaude Shannon
(Mathematician, Computer scientist, Scientist)

30 April 1916

24 February 2001

Petoskey

American

Taurus

Lawrence SummersLawrence Summers
(Politician, Professor, Scientist)

30 November 1954

New Haven

American

Sagittarius

Lawrence M. KraussLawrence M. Krauss
(Physicist, Professor, Film Producer)

27 May 1954

New York City

American

Gemini

Jimmy DoolittleJimmy Doolittle

14 December 1896

27 September 1993

Alameda

American

Sagittarius

Vannevar BushVannevar Bush
(Inventor, Electrical engineer, Engineer)

11 March 1890

28 June 1974

Everett

American

Pisces

Aafia SiddiquiAafia Siddiqui
(Scientist, Neuroscientist)

02 March 1972

Karachi

Pakistani

Pisces

George AkerlofGeorge Akerlof
(Professor, Scientist, Economist)

17 June 1940

New Haven

American

Gemini

Qian XuesenQian Xuesen
(Entrepreneur, Scientist)

11 December 1911

31 October 2009

Hangzhou

Chinese

Sagittarius

Robert J. ShillerRobert J. Shiller
(Author, Economist)

29 March 1946

Detroit

American

Aries

Edgar MitchellEdgar Mitchell
(Pilot, Astronaut)

17 September 1930

Hereford

American

Virgo

David ScottDavid Scott
(Astronaut)

06 June 1932

San Antonio

American

Gemini

Stanley FischerStanley Fischer
(Businessperson, Professor, Economist)

15 October 1943

Mazabuka

American

Libra

William Redington HewlettWilliam Redington Hewlett
(Businessperson, Entrepreneur)

20 May 1913

12 January 2001

Ann Arbor

American

Taurus

Andrew S. TanenbaumAndrew S. Tanenbaum
(Programmer, Computer scientist, Engineer)

16 March 1944

New York City

American

Pisces

Leslie LamportLeslie Lamport
(Mathematician, Computer scientist)

07 February 1941

New York City

American

Aquarius

Robert Tappan MorrisRobert Tappan Morris
(Programmer, Computer scientist, Technical advisor)

08 November 1965

American

Scorpio

Charles DukeCharles Duke
(Astronaut)

03 October 1935

Charlotte

American

Libra

Kevin A. LynchKevin A. Lynch
(Urban planner)

1918 AD

1984 AD

Chicago

American

Ronald McNairRonald McNair
(Physicist, Astronaut)

21 October 1950

28 January 1986

Lake City

American

Libra

Nicholas NegroponteNicholas Negroponte
(Educator, Professor, Computer scientist)

01 December 1943

Manhattan

American

Sagittarius

Hossein NasrHossein Nasr
(Professor, Writer, Philosopher)

07 April 1933

Tehran

Iranian

Aries

Robert MetcalfeRobert Metcalfe
(Businessperson, Entrepreneur, Computer scientist)

07 April 1946

Brooklyn

American

Aries

Ivan SutherlandIvan Sutherland
(Computer scientist, Engineer)

16 May 1938

Hastings

American

Taurus

Leonard KleinrockLeonard Kleinrock
(Professor, Inventor, Computer scientist)

13 June 1934

Harlem

American

Gemini

Aditya Vikram BirlaAditya Vikram Birla
(Business magnate)

14 November 1943

01 October 1995

Kolkata

Indian

Scorpio

Andrew ViterbiAndrew Viterbi
(Businessperson, Computer scientist, Engineer)

09 March 1935

Bergamo

Italian

Pisces

Jagdish BhagwatiJagdish Bhagwati
(Professor, Author, Economist)

26 July 1934

Mumbai

American

Leo

Lotfi A. ZadehLotfi A. Zadeh
(Mathematician, Journalist, Scientist)

04 February 1921

Baku

Iranian

Aquarius

Daniel M. LewinDaniel M. Lewin
(Computer scientist)

14 May 1970

11 September 2001

Denver

Israeli

Taurus

Michael J. MassiminoMichael J. Massimino
(Astronaut, Engineer)

19 August 1962

Oceanside

American

Leo

Eric Allin CornellEric Allin Cornell
(Physicist)

19 December 1961

American

Sagittarius

Robert AumannRobert Aumann
(Mathematician, Professor, Scientist)

08 June 1930

Frankfurt

Israeli

Gemini

Theodore Miller EdisonTheodore Miller Edison
(Inventor)

10 July 1898

24 November 1992

Llewellyn Park

American

Cancer

Daniel Chester FrenchDaniel Chester French
(Artist)

20 April 1850

07 October 1931

Exeter

American

Aries

Rudolf E. KálmánRudolf E. Kálmán
(Mathematician, Engineer)

19 May 1930

Budapest

Hungarian

Taurus

John MaedaJohn Maeda
(Professor, Designer, Computer scientist)

1966 AD

Seattle

American

Austan GoolsbeeAustan Goolsbee
(Professor, Economist)

18 August 1969

Waco

American

Leo

Rodney BrooksRodney Brooks
(Roboticist, Professor, Computer scientist)

30 December 1954

Adelaide

Australian

Capricorn

Hal AbelsonHal Abelson
(Programmer, Mathematician, Professor)

American

Esther DufloEsther Duflo
(Professor, Economist)

25 October 1972

Paris

French

Scorpio

Terry WinogradTerry Winograd
(Professor, Computer scientist)

24 February 1946

Takoma Park

American

Pisces

Alan PerlisAlan Perlis
(Computer scientist)

01 April 1922

07 February 1990

Pittsburgh

American

Aries

Gerald Jay SussmanGerald Jay Sussman
(Programmer, Mathematician, Computer scientist)

08 February 1947

United States of America

American

Aquarius

Ellen Swallow RichardsEllen Swallow Richards
(Chemist)

03 December 1842

30 March 1911

Dunstable

American

Sagittarius

Lynn ConwayLynn Conway
(Inventor, Computer scientist, Engineer)

02 January 1938

Mount Vernon

American

Capricorn

Andy GavinAndy Gavin
(Programmer)

1970 AD

American

Catherine ColemanCatherine Coleman
(Chemist, Astronaut)

14 December 1960

Charleston

American

Sagittarius

Peter ShorPeter Shor
(Mathematician, Computer scientist)

14 August 1959

New York City

American

Leo

Manuel BlumManuel Blum
(Computer scientist, Scientist)

26 April 1938

Caracas

American

Taurus

Nicholas PatrickNicholas Patrick
(Astronaut, Engineer)

19 November 1964

Saltburn-by-the-Sea

American

Scorpio

Dan BricklinDan Bricklin
(Programmer, Businessperson, Entrepreneur)

16 July 1951

Philadelphia

American

Cancer

Steve RussellSteve Russell
(Programmer, Computer scientist)

1937 AD

American

Rusty SchweickartRusty Schweickart
(Astronaut, Scientist)

25 October 1935

Neptune Township

American

Scorpio

Christopher CassidyChristopher Cassidy
(Astronaut)

04 January 1970

Salem

American

Capricorn

Danny HillisDanny Hillis
(Inventor, Computer scientist)

25 September 1956

Baltimore

American

Libra

Mitchel ResnickMitchel Resnick
(Computer scientist)

22 June 1956

United States of America

American

Cancer

Thomas H. CormenThomas H. Cormen
(Computer scientist)

1956 AD

New York City

American

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