Check out the list of notable Bowdoin College alumni. Some of the notable Bowdoin College students are Franklin Pierce, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Reed Hastings, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow & Alfred Kinsey. This list of distinguished Bowdoin College alumni include political leaders, novelists, it & software entrepreneurs, poets & biologists etc and have made their mark in their chosen field.
Franklin PierceFranklin Pierce

23 November 1804

American

Reed HastingsReed Hastings
(Co-Founder of Net Flix)

08 October 1960

American

Nathaniel HawthorneNathaniel Hawthorne
(American Novelist)

04 July 1804

American

Henry Wadsworth LongfellowHenry Wadsworth Longfellow
(Poet & Educator)

27 February 1807

American

Alfred KinseyAlfred Kinsey
(Sexologist)

23 June 1894

American

Joshua ChamberlainJoshua Chamberlain
(Educator & War Hero)

08 September 1828

American

Robert PearyRobert Peary
(Explorer)

06 May 1856

American

James G. BlaineJames G. Blaine
(Politician)

31 January 1830

American

Thomas R. PickeringThomas R. Pickering
(Diplomat)

11 May 1931

American

Christopher R. HillChristopher R. Hill
(diplomat)

1952 AD

American

Edwin H. HallEdwin H. Hall

07 November 1855

American