Brown University Notable Alumni

Discover the notable alumni of Brown University. The list includes people like John Krasinski, Emma Watson, John F. Kennedy Jr., Allegra Versace & Marin Hinkle. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as writers, intellectuals & academics, miscellaneous, film & theater personalities and media personalities 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 Emma Watson

Emma Watson
71
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Actress, Activist
Birthdate: April 15, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Paris, France
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 2 John Krasinski

John Krasinski
27
Famous As: Actor, Director
Birthdate: October 20, 1979
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 3 John F. Kennedy Jr.

John F. Kennedy Jr.
16
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Son of John F. Kennedy
Birthdate: November 25, 1960
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Washington D.C., United States
Died: July 16, 1999
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 4 Julie Bowen

Julie Bowen
6
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 3, 1970
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 5 Jessica Capshaw

Jessica Capshaw
1
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 9, 1976
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Columbia
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 6 Eva Amurri

Eva Amurri
0
Famous As: Actress, Blogger
Birthdate: March 15, 1985
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 7 Marin Hinkle

Marin Hinkle
1
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 23, 1966
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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 8 Allegra Versace

Allegra Versace
8
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Heiress & Socialite
Birthdate: June 30, 1986
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Milan, Italy
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 9 Bobby Jindal

Bobby Jindal
1
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 55th Governor of Louisiana (2008-2016)
Birthdate: June 10, 1971
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States

 10 Leelee Sobieski

Leelee Sobieski
2
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 10, 1983
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 11 Lucy DeVito

Lucy DeVito
3
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 11, 1983
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Height: 4'11" (150 cm)

 12 Tim Blake Nelson

Tim Blake Nelson
4
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 11, 1964
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 13 Max Joseph

Max Joseph
0
Famous As: Filmmaker
Birthdate: January 16, 1982
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

 14 George Lincoln Rockwell

George Lincoln Rockwell
4
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: March 9, 1918
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bloomington, Illinois, United States
Died: August 25, 1967
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 15 Aunjanue L. Ellis

Aunjanue L. Ellis
0
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 21, 1969
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: San Francisco, California
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 16 Alicia Sacramone

Alicia Sacramone
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Gymnast
Birthdate: December 3, 1987
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 17 Rory Kennedy

Rory Kennedy
2
Famous As: Filmmaker
Birthdate: December 12, 1968
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Washington, District of Columbia, USA

 18 Francesca Gregorini

Francesca Gregorini
0
Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: August 7, 1968
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rome, Italy

 19 Yaya DaCosta

Yaya DaCosta
7
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 15, 1982
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Harlem, New York City, New York, USA
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 20 Tom Perez

Tom Perez
0
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: October 7, 1961
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York Buffalo, New York (state) New York, U.S.

 21 Chris Berman

Chris Berman
1
Famous As: Sports commentator
Birthdate: May 10, 1955
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Greenwich, Connecticut, United States
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 22 Lois Lowry

Lois Lowry
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: March 20, 1937
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Honolulu Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

 23 Masi Oka

Masi Oka
4
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 27, 1974
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 24 Ted Turner

Ted Turner
8
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Founder of the Cable News Network
Birthdate: November 19, 1938
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

 25 Wendy Carlos

Wendy Carlos
0
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: November 14, 1939
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Pawtucket, Rhode Island, USA

 26 Bill O'Brien

Bill O'Brien
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football coach
Birthdate: October 23, 1969
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

 27 Amelia Warren Tyagi

Amelia Warren Tyagi
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Elizabeth Warren's Daughter
Birthdate: September 2, 1971
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: New Jersey

 28 Lady Gabriella Windsor

Lady Gabriella Windsor
0
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: April 23, 1981
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: St. Mary's Hospital

 29 JoBeth Williams

JoBeth Williams
2
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 6, 1948
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, USA
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 30 Mary Chapin Carpenter

Mary Chapin Carpenter
0
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: February 21, 1958
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Princeton, New Jersey, United States

 31 Andrew Yang

Andrew Yang
14
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: January 13, 1975
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Schenectady, New York, USA

 32 Ted Chiang

Ted Chiang
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Science fiction writer
Birthdate: April 20, 1967
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Port Jefferson, New York, United States

 33 Richard Holbrooke

Richard Holbrooke
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Banker, Diplomat, Politician, Writer
Birthdate: April 24, 1941
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City
Died: December 13, 2010

 34 Dara Khosrowshahi

Dara Khosrowshahi
0
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: CEO of Uber
Birthdate: May 28, 1969
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tehran, Iran

 35 John Sculley

John Sculley
2
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: April 6, 1939
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City, New York, U.S.

 36 Doug Liman

Doug Liman
0
Famous As: Director
Birthdate: July 24, 1965
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 37 Janet Yellen

Janet Yellen
13
Famous As: Economist
Birthdate: August 13, 1946
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 38 Horace Mann

Horace Mann
3
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Educator & Politician
Birthdate: May 4, 1796
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Franklin
Died: August 2, 1859

 39 David Walton

David Walton
0
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 27, 1978
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 40 Joe Paterno

Joe Paterno
9
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: December 21, 1926
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Died: January 22, 2012

 41 Dhani Harrison

Dhani Harrison
2
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer, Guitarist, Composer, Pianist, Model
Birthdate: August 1, 1978
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Windsor
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 42 Aaron T. Beck

Aaron T. Beck
0
Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Psychiatrist, University teacher, Psychologist
Birthdate: July 18, 1921
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Providence

 43 Ira Glass

Ira Glass
1
Famous As: Radio producer, Radio personality, Actor
Birthdate: March 3, 1959
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Baltimore

 44 John D. Rockefeller Jr.

John D. Rockefeller Jr.
7
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Philanthropist & Businessman
Birthdate: January 29, 1874
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio
Died: May 11, 1960

 45 Davis Guggenheim

Davis Guggenheim
1
Famous As: Film and television director
Birthdate: November 3, 1963
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 46 Joel de la Fuente

Joel de la Fuente
0
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 21, 1969
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New Hartford, New York, USA
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 47 Brian Moynihan

Brian Moynihan
3
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: CEO of Bank of America
Birthdate: October 9, 1959
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Marietta, Ohio, United States

 48 David Hedison

David Hedison
3
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 20, 1927
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 49 Larry Elder

Larry Elder
9
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Radio Host
Birthdate: April 27, 1952
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA

 50 Bess Armstrong

Bess Armstrong
1
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 11, 1953
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
The famous ‘Brown University’, situated in Rhode Island, definitely deserves a mention if a few good American universities are to be enlisted. It is well-known for being the first educational institution in the whole of United States to accept students from all strata of society, irrespective of their religious background. According to a 2014 article published in the ‘U.S News & World Report’, Brown’s medical school was ranked 5th in all of the United States. The notable alumni association of ‘Brown University’ includes several Nobel laureates, more than 50 Rhodes Scholars and around 19 ex-students who have bagged the prestigious Pulitzer Prize. A popular online source had once listed notable alumni from ‘Brown University’ who have been immensely successful in their endeavors. This compilation of former ‘Brown University’ students includes several famous names such as noted businessman and philanthropist John D Rockefeller, ‘Harry Potter’ actress Emma Watson, radio host Ira Glass, noted athlete Alicia Saremone and musician Lisa Loeb. Business honcho John D Rockefeller is considered one of the greatest icons of American history, mainly for his various philanthropic initiatives, mainly ‘The Rockefeller Foundation’. Emma Watson, who started her career at a tender age with the role of Hermoine in the ‘Harry Potter’ movies, went on to do several remarkable films. She is also considered one of the most glamorous actresses in the world today. We are presenting you a list of notable Brown University alumni, who are admired all over the world for their outstanding accomplishments.