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Check out the list of notable Stanford University alumni. Some of the notable Stanford University students are Elon Musk, Carly Fiorina, Sundar Pichai, Larry Page and Reese Witherspoon.

The famous Stanford University, situated in the United States, is unarguably one of the best educational institutions in the world today. Founded by the industrialist Leland Stanford and his wife Jane back in 1885, Stanford’s reputation has grown by leaps and bounds over the years. Sprawling over a distance of approximately 12 square kilometers, this notable institution is nestled between the cities of San Jose and San Francisco It is believed that the quality of education imparted to the students as well as the infrastructure of Stanford is outstanding. Many famous celebrities who have inspired people around the world with their remarkable achievements have been a part of this institution’s notable alumni association. Former American President John F Kennedy is one such noteworthy alumnus who studied here for a short period. Acclaimed actress Reese Witherspoon, the current CEO of ‘Google’, Sundar Pichai and ace golfer Tiger Woods are a few other noteworthy names who were once students of this famous institution. The fact that these famous faces have studied at Stanford is another reason why the institution has been a favorite among many students. These aspirants have been leaving no stone unturned to secure a place at this esteemed university. They believe that being an alumnus of Stanford is a great accomplishment in itself. Here’s a list which includes several famous celebrities who were once students of the notable Stanford University.
Elon MuskElon Musk

28 June 1971

Pretoria

South African

Cancer

Carly FiorinaCarly Fiorina
(Former CEO of Hewlett-Packard)

06 September 1954

Austin

American

Virgo

Sundar PichaiSundar Pichai
(CEO of Google Inc)

12 July 1972

Chennai

Indian

Cancer

Larry PageLarry Page
(Co-founder of Google)

26 March 1973

Lansing, Michigan, U.S.

American

Aries

Reese WitherspoonReese Witherspoon
(Actress)

22 March 1976

New Orleans

American

Aries

Jennifer ConnellyJennifer Connelly
(Actress)

12 December 1970

Round Top

American

Sagittarius

Sergey BrinSergey Brin
(Computer scientist)

21 August 1973

Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union

American

Leo

Herbert HooverHerbert Hoover
(31st U.S. President)

10 August 1874

20 October 1964

West Branch

American

Leo

Ted DansonTed Danson

29 December 1947

San Diego, California, U.S.

American

Capricorn

Tiger WoodsTiger Woods

30 December 1975

Cypress, California

American

Capricorn

John SteinbeckJohn Steinbeck
(Author)

27 February 1902

20 December 1968

Salinas

American

Pisces

Condoleezza RiceCondoleezza Rice

14 November 1954

Birmingham, Alabama

American

Scorpio

Mukesh AmbaniMukesh Ambani
(Chairman of Reliance Industries Limited)

19 April 1957

Aden

Indian

Aries

Valerie JarrettValerie Jarrett
(Lawyer)

14 November 1956

Shiraz

American

Scorpio

Rachel MaddowRachel Maddow

01 April 1973

Castro Valley

American

Aries

Jonathan PollardJonathan Pollard
(Former U.S. Intelligence Analyst & Israeli Spy)

07 August 1954

Galveston, Texas, U.S.

American

Leo

Vint CerfVint Cerf
(Engineer)

23 June 1943

New Haven

American

Cancer

Reed HastingsReed Hastings
(Co-Founder of Net Flix)

08 October 1960

Boston

American

Libra

Azim PremjiAzim Premji
(Business Tycoon)

24 July 1945

Karachi

Indian

Leo

John McEnroeJohn McEnroe
(Former US Tennis Star)

16 February 1959

Wiesbaden, West Germany

American

Aquarius

Sally RideSally Ride

26 May 1951

23 July 2012

Los Angeles, California, U.S.

American

Gemini

Ken KeseyKen Kesey

17 September 1935

10 November 2001

La Junta

American

Virgo

Reid HoffmanReid Hoffman
(Co-Founder of LinkedIn)

05 August 1967

Stanford

American

Leo

Mae JemisonMae Jemison
(Physician)

17 October 1956

Decatur

American

Libra

Nolan BushnellNolan Bushnell
(Entrepreneur)

05 February 1943

Clearfield

American

Aquarius

Vikram SethVikram Seth
(Writer)

20 June 1952

Kolkata

Indian

Gemini

Richard Edward Taylor Richard E. Taylor
(Physicist)

02 November 1929

Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada

Canadian

Scorpio

Robert MotherwellRobert Motherwell
(Abstract Painter)

24 January 1915

16 July 1991

Aberdeen

American

Aquarius

Adi DaAdi Da
(Founder of Adidam)

03 November 1939

27 November 2008

Queens

American

Scorpio

John F KennedyJohn F Kennedy
(35th President of the United States)

29 May 1917

22 November 1963

Brookline

American

Gemini

Alan CranstonAlan Cranston

19 June 1914

31 December 2000

Palo Alto

American

Gemini

Jerry Yang Jerry Yang
(Co-founder of Yahoo! Inc.)

06 November 1968

Taipei

American

Scorpio

Robert StoneRobert Stone

21 August 1937

Brooklyn

American

Leo

Dudley Robert HerschbachDudley R. Herschbach
(Chemist)

18 June 1932

San Jose, California, United States

American

Gemini

Jorge Serrano ElíasJorge Serrano Elías
(29th President of Guatemala)

26 April 1945

Guatemala City

Guatemalan

Taurus

John Harsanyi John C Harsanyi
(Economist)

29 May 1920

09 August 2000

Budapest

Hungarian,American

Gemini

Aaron SwartzAaron Swartz

08 November 1986

11 January 2013

Chicago

American

Scorpio

Debi ThomasDebi Thomas

25 March 1967

Poughkeepsie

American

Aries

Andrew LuckAndrew Luck

12 September 1989

Washington, D.C.

American

Virgo

John ElwayJohn Elway

28 June 1960

Port Angeles, Washington

American

Cancer

Susan RiceSusan Rice

17 November 1964

Washington, D.C.

American

Scorpio

Raymond BurrRaymond Burr

21 May 1917

12 September 1993

New Westminster

Canadian

Taurus

Stephen BreyerStephen Breyer

15 August 1938

San Francisco

American

Leo

Anthony KennedyAnthony Kennedy

23 July 1936

Sacramento

American

Cancer

William RehnquistWilliam Rehnquist

01 October 1924

03 September 2005

Milwaukee

American

Libra

Sam SimonSam Simon

06 June 1955

California

American

Gemini

Jason CollinsJason Collins

02 December 1978

Northridge

American

Sagittarius

Michelle WieMichelle Wie

11 October 1989

Honolulu

American

Libra

Edith HeadEdith Head
(Actor, Costume Designer)

28 October 1897

24 October 1981

San Bernardino

American

Scorpio

Ellen OchoaEllen Ochoa

10 May 1958

Los Angeles

American

Taurus

Eileen CollinsEileen Collins

19 November 1956

Elmira

American

Scorpio

Barbara MorganBarbara Morgan

28 November 1951

Fresno

American

Sagittarius

Kenneth Elton KeseyKenneth Elton Kesey

17 September 1935

10 November 2001

La Junta

American

Virgo

Tom WatsonTom Watson

04 September 1949

Kansas City

American

Virgo

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