Discover the notable alumni of Boston University. The list includes people like Martin Luther King Jr., Marisa Tomei, Sylvia Plath, Julianne Moore & Jessica Rothe. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as film & theater personalities, media personalities, activists, writers and leaders etc.
Marisa TomeiMarisa Tomei
04 December 1964, American
Actress
Aaron SorkinAaron Sorkin
09 June 1961, American
Playwright

Geena DavisGeena Davis
21 January 1956, American
Actress, Producer, Model

Julianne MooreJulianne Moore
03 December 1960, American
Actress

Sylvia PlathSylvia Plath
27 October 1932, American
Poet, Novelist, and Writer

Leonard NimoyLeonard Nimoy
26 March 1931, American
Actor
Bill O'ReillyBill O'Reilly
10 September 1949, American
Talk Show Host & Radio Personality

Jessica RotheJessica Rothe
28 May 1987, American
Actress

Joan Chandos BaezJoan Chandos Baez
09 January 1941, American
Singer
Alfre WoodardAlfre Woodard
08 November 1952, American
Actress

Jenna MarblesJenna Marbles
15 September 1986, American
YouTube personality, vlogger, comedian, and
Kim RaverKim Raver
15 March 1969, German, American
Actress

Ryan HaddonRyan Haddon
1971 AD, American
Journalist

Olympia DukakisOlympia Dukakis
20 June 1931, American
Actress

Mariel Hadley HemingwayMariel Hemingway
22 November 1961, Filipino, American
Actress

Sheikh HasinaSheikh Hasina
28 September 1947, Bangladeshi
Prime Minister of Bangladesh
Katie AseltonKatie Aselton
01 October 1978, American
Actress

James RooseveltJames Roosevelt
23 December 1907, American
United States Congressman, US Military Officer,

Jhumpa LahiriJhumpa Lahiri
11 July 1967, British, American
Writer

Jenny TaftJenny Taft
05 September 1987, American
Television Personality
Barbara JordanBarbara Jordan
21 February 1936, American
Lawyer

Yunjin KimYunjin Kim
07 November 1973, American, South Korean
Actress
Russell HornsbyRussell Hornsby
15 May 1974, American
Actor

Camille GuatyCamille Guaty
28 June 1976, American
Actress

Cynthia WatrosCynthia Watros
02 September 1968, American
Actress
Anne SextonAnne Sexton
09 November 1928, American
Poet

Kristine LeahyKristine Leahy
17 October 1986, American
TV Host
Christopher NowinskiChristopher Nowinski
24 September 1978, American
Former WWE Wrestler

Fred AllenFred Allen
31 May 1894, American
American comedian

Breanne HillBreanne Hill
10 March 1990, American
Actress, Model
Paul BernonPaul Bernon
24 November 1977, American
Film Producer

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Santiago Ramón y CajalSantiago Ramón y Cajal
01 May 1852, Spanish
Father of Modern Neuroscience
Fe del MundoFe del Mundo
27 November 1911, Filipino
Pediatrician

Nina GarciaNina García
03 May 1965, Colombian
Fashion Journalist

Oscar Arias SanchezOscar Arias Sanchez
13 September 1940, Costa Rican
President of Costa Rica

Orison Swett MardenOrison Swett Marden
1850 AD, American
Inspirational Author
Martin Luther King Jr Martin Luther King Jr.
15 January 1929, American
Civil Rights Activist
Anna Howard ShawAnna Howard Shaw
14 February 1847, American
Leader of the women's suffrage movement in the

Will KopelmanWill Kopelman
07 July 1978, American
Art Consultant

Fan S. NoliFan S. Noli
06 January 1882, Albanian
Prime Minister of Albania

Marissa Mazzola-McMahonMarissa Mazzola-McMahon
04 July 1973, American
Film Producer
Alicia WittAlicia Witt
21 August 1975, American
Actress

Shraddha KapoorShraddha Kapoor
03 March 1987, Indian
Actress

Tipper GoreTipper Gore
19 August 1948, American
Advocate

Jason AlexanderJason Alexander
23 September 1959, American
Actor

Ayanna PressleyAyanna Pressley
03 February 1974, American
Politician
Faye DunawayFaye Dunaway
14 January 1941, American
Actress

Rob MarianoRob Mariano
25 December 1975, American
Television personality
Zoe PerryZoe Perry
26 September 1983, American
Film actress

Michael ChiklisMichael Chiklis
30 August 1963, American
Actor

Michaela WatkinsMichaela Watkins
14 December 1971, American
Actress
Uzo AdubaUzo Aduba
10 February 1981, American
Actress

Ike BarinholtzIke Barinholtz
18 February 1977, American
Comedian
Michelle HurdMichelle Hurd
21 December 1966, American
Actress

William S. CohenWilliam S. Cohen
28 August 1940, American
Politician

Aesop RockAesop Rock
05 June 1976, American
Hip-Hop Artist

Sam SederSam Seder
28 November 1966, American
Comedian

Mark MansonMark Manson
09 March 1984, American
Writer
Adrienne ShellyAdrienne Shelly
24 June 1966, American
Actress

Hong ChauHong Chau
31 December 1969, American
Actress

Noureen DeWulfNoureen DeWulf
28 February 1984, American
Actress

Neal StephensonNeal Stephenson
31 October 1959, American
Novelist
Jeff RossJeff Ross
13 September 1965, American
Stand-up comedian

Estelle ParsonsEstelle Parsons
20 November 1927, American
Actress
Jeff BaxterJeff Baxter
13 December 1948, American
Musician, Guitarist, Songwriter

Jeffrey LurieJeffrey Lurie
08 September 1951, American
Producer

Harold RussellHarold Russell
14 January 1914, Canadian, American
Actor
James RubinJames Rubin
28 March 1960, American
Diplomats

Bill SimmonsBill Simmons
25 September 1969, American
Sports columnist, Podcaster
Craig BierkoCraig Bierko
18 August 1964, American
Actor

Jaime Ray NewmanJaime Ray Newman
02 April 1978, American
Actress

Ethan PhillipsEthan Phillips
08 February 1955, American
Actor
Kim Stanley RobinsonKim Stanley Robinson
23 March 1952, American
Writer

Mike BarnicleMike Barnicle
15 October 1943, American
Journalist
Ryan WhitneyRyan Whitney
19 February 1983, American
Ice Hockey Player

Norman GreenbaumNorman Greenbaum
20 November 1942, American
Singer

David GarrisonDavid Garrison
30 June 1952, American
Actor

Gary LockeGary Locke
21 January 1950, American
Politician
Sean KananSean Kanan
02 November 1966, American
Actor
Jonathan GoldsmithJonathan Goldsmith
26 September 1938, American
Actor

Sharon CunetaSharon Cuneta
06 January 1966, Filipino
singer

Noah BeanNoah Bean
20 August 1978, American
Actor

Raja BellRaja Bell
19 September 1976, American
Basketball player
Judy SmithJudy Smith
27 October 1958, American
Crisis manager

Keiko FujimoriKeiko Fujimori
25 May 1975, Peruvian
Politician

Rocco DiSpiritoRocco DiSpirito
19 November 1966, American
Restaurateur

Robert B. ParkerRobert B. Parker
17 September 1932, American
Writer

Maynard JacksonMaynard Jackson
23 March 1938, American
Mayor of Atlanta
Baron VaughnBaron Vaughn
18 December 1980, American
Comedian

Tyler SeguinTyler Seguin
31 January 1992, Canadian
Ice hockey player
Juliana HatfieldJuliana Hatfield
27 July 1967, American
Musician

Robert MunschRobert Munsch
11 June 1945, Canadian, American
Author
Alex KarpovskyAlex Karpovsky
23 September 1979, American
Film director
Kim StanleyKim Stanley
11 February 1925, American
Actress

The Boston College is a reputed institution in the beautiful Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, United States. With over 9000 under-graduates and close to 5000 graduates, Boston College is by far one of the most reputed institutions in the world. This institution is a member of the ‘Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities’, being one of the oldest ‘Collegiate Gothic’ in the entire North America. As per the ‘U.S. News & World Report’ the Boston Collage is ranked a whopping 31 among the best national educational institutions. With about 9 schools and colleges, the Boston College offers a bachelor’s degree, master’s degrees, and the prestigious doctoral degrees. This institution has 26 outstanding athletic teams, where the best among the lot are chosen to represent the institution in the field of sports. The ‘Boston College's men's ice hockey’ team is one of the most celebrated hockey teams in the entire North America after winning 5 prestigious national awards. Most of the alumni of this collage have made a big name for themselves and are out on the way to make this world a better and a more competitive place to live in. Some of the famous alumni of this outstanding institution are, the fantastic football player, Doug Flutie and the famous American diplomat, John Kerry or for that matter, the very beautiful actress Amy Poehler. These celebrities have raised the bar of excellence expected for the other student in this institution. They sure are idols worth imitating and emulating.