Brandeis University

Discover the notable alumni of Brandeis University. The list includes people like Angela Davis, Debra Messing, Tyne Daly, Thomas Friedman & Christie Hefner. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as writers, intellectuals & academics, scientists, media personalities and engineers etc.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Debra Messing

Debra Messing.
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Famous As: Actresses
Birthdate: August 15, 1968
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 2 Angela Davis

Angela Davis .
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Political Activist
Birthdate: January 26, 1944
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Birmingham

 3 Tyne Daly

Tyne Daly.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 21, 1946
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Madison, Wisconsin
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 4 Loretta Devine

Loretta Devine.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 21, 1949
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 5 Christie Hefner

Christie Hefner.
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Former CEO of Playboy
Birthdate: November 8, 1952
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Wilmette, Illinois, United States

 6 Thomas Friedman

Thomas Friedman.
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Famous As: Journalist & Author
Birthdate: July 20, 1953
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Minneapolis, MN

 7 Aafia Siddiqui

Aafia Siddiqui
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Neuroscientist
Birthdate: March 2, 1972
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Karachi
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
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 8 Gates McFadden

Gates McFadden
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 2, 1949
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 9 Alexander Gould

Alexander Gould
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 4, 1994
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 10 Jeffrey Lurie

Jeffrey Lurie
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Famous As: Producer
Birthdate: September 8, 1951
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, USA

 11 Marta Kauffman

Marta Kauffman
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: September 21, 1956
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.

 12 Louise Lasser

Louise Lasser
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 11, 1939
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 13 Leslie Lamport

Leslie Lamport
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician, Computer scientist, Programmer, Engineer, Writer
Birthdate: February 7, 1941
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City

 14 Mitch Albom

Mitch Albom
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: May 23, 1958
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Passaic, New Jersey, United States

 15 Sidney Blumenthal

Sidney Blumenthal
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: November 6, 1948
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Chicago

 16 Jack Abramoff

Jack Abramoff
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Famous As: Producer
Birthdate: February 28, 1958
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States

 17 Steven Culp

Steven Culp
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 3, 1955
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: La Jolla, California, USA
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 18 Karen Lynn Gorney

Karen Lynn Gorney
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 28, 1945
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Beverly Hills, California, United States
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 19 Veronica Taylor

Veronica Taylor
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Famous As: Voice Actress
Birthdate: December 4, 1965
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

 20 Paul L. Smith

Paul L. Smith
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 24, 1936
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Everett, Massachusetts, United States
Died: April 25, 2012
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 21 Allan Lichtman

Allan Lichtman
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: April 4, 1947
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brownsville, New York, United States

 22 Kathy Acker

Kathy Acker
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: April 18, 1947
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Died: November 30, 1997

 23 Jerry Douglas

Jerry Douglas
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 12, 1932
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Warren, Ohio, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 24 Elaine Showalter

Elaine Showalter
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Famous As: Literary critic
Birthdate: January 21, 1941
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

 25 Arjun Appadurai

Arjun Appadurai
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Famous As: anthropologist, sociologist
Birthdate: February 4, 1949
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Mumbai

 26 Patricia Hill Collins

Patricia Hill Collins
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Famous As: Philosopher, Sociologist, University teacher, American Sociological Association Distinguished Scholarly Book Award
Birthdate: May 1, 1948
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Philadelphia

 27 Ha Jin

Ha Jin
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 21, 1956
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: China

 28 Fatema Mernissi

Fatema Mernissi
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Sociologist
Birthdate: September 27, 1940
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Fes, Morocco
Died: November 30, 2015

 29 George Saitoti

George Saitoti
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: August 3, 1945
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Maasailand, Kenya
Died: June 10, 2012

 30 Jon Landau

Jon Landau
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: record producer, music critic, talent manager, composer, journalist
Birthdate: May 14, 1947
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: United States of America

 31 Allen Grossman

Allen Grossman
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Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: January 7, 1932
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Died: June 27, 2014

 32 Oscar Handlin

Oscar Handlin
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Famous As: Historian
Birthdate: September 29, 1915
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: September 20, 2011

 33 Esther Rome

Esther Rome
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: September 8, 1945
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Norwich, Connecticut, United States
Died: June 24, 1995

 34 Seyla Benhabib

Seyla Benhabib
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Famous As: Philosopher, Writer
Birthdate: September 9, 1950
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Istanbul, Turkey