Check out the list of notable Duke University alumni. Some of the notable Duke University students are Richard Nixon, Tim Cook, Ron Paul, Paul Farmer and Ken Wilber.

Situated in Dunham, North Carolina is the private research institute, Duke University. The university enjoys a total campus area of 8,600 acres including its three adjoining campuses. The ever-so-popular university enjoys its consistent inclusion among the best universities in the world as per several international university rankings. According to a New York Times corporate study, Duke University’s graduates are presented as the most sought-after and valued in the world. The university also ranks fifth to have created the most Rhodes, Marshall, Truman and Goldwater Scholars, among national universities. Duke University has spread its roots across the globe with partnerships, tie-ups and expansion in various countries such as China and Singapore. Being one of the ten toughest universities to get into in the U.S., according to Huffington Post, the campus comprises of niche, handpicked students who have displayed academic excellence. Even the excellent panel of faculty is handpicked to ensure that the students have access to one of the best education opportunities that the country has to offer. Duke University was deemed 8th in the 2017 U.S. News & World Report ranking of undergraduate programs at doctorate granting institutions in the country. With a student body comprising of almost 15,000 students, Duke University’s diversity adds profundity and depth in enriching the life of each student. The university also boasts and impressive list of alumni’s from the likes of President Richard Nixon to Charlie Rose to Tim Cook to Ken Jeong. Presenting to you, a complete list of achievers from Duke University.
Richard NixonRichard Nixon
(37th President of the United States)

09 January 1913

22 April 1994

Yorba Linda, California, U.S.

American

Capricorn

Tim CookTim Cook
(CEO of Apple Inc.)

01 November 1960

Mobile

American

Scorpio

Ron PaulRon Paul

20 August 1935

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.

American

Leo

Paul FarmerPaul Farmer

26 October 1959

North Adams, Massachusetts

American

Scorpio

Ken WilberKen Wilber
(Writer, Philosopher)

31 January 1949

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States

American

Aquarius

Hans Georg DehmeltHans Georg Dehmelt
(Physicist)

09 September 1922

Görlitz, Germany

German,American

Virgo

John W. CampbellJohn W. Campbell
(Science Fiction Writer)

08 June 1910

11 July 1971

Newark, New Jersey, USA

American

Gemini

Robert Coleman RichardsonRobert Coleman Richardson
(Physicist)

26 June 1937

19 February 2013

Washington, D.C., United States

American

Cancer

Bob WiseBob Wise
(Former Governor of West Virginia)

06 January 1948

Washington, D.C.

American

Capricorn

Charles Hard TownesCharles H. Townes
(Physicist)

28 July 1915

27 January 2015

Greenville, South Carolina, U.S.

American

Leo

Rand PaulRand Paul
(Politician, Physician, Ophthalmologist)

07 January 1963

Pittsburgh

American

Capricorn

Seth CurrySeth Curry
(Basketball player)

23 August 1990

Charlotte

American

Leo

Melinda GatesMelinda Gates
(businessperson, patron of the arts, philanthropist, founder)

15 August 1964

Dallas

American

Leo

Charlie RoseCharlie Rose
(television presenter, journalist)

05 January 1942

Henderson

Capricorn

Carlos BoozerCarlos Boozer
(Basketball player)

20 November 1981

Aschaffenburg

American

Scorpio

Grant HillGrant Hill
(Art collector, Basketball player)

05 October 1972

Dallas

American

Libra

Jabari ParkerJabari Parker
(Basketball player)

15 March 1995

Chicago

American

Pisces

Bill GrossBill Gross
(Entrepreneur, Financier)

13 April 1944

Middletown

American

Aries

Jerome BrunerJerome Bruner
(Psychologist, University teacher)

01 October 1915

05 June 2016

New York City

American

Libra

Ben MulroneyBen Mulroney
(Actor, Television presenter)

09 March 1976

Montreal

Canadian

Pisces

Shane BattierShane Battier
(Basketball player)

09 September 1978

Birmingham

American

Virgo

William StyronWilliam Styron
(military personnel, novelist, autobiographer, writer)

11 June 1925

01 November 2006

Newport News

Gemini

William Kennedy SmithWilliam Kennedy Smith
(Physician)

04 September 1960

Brighton

American

Virgo

Eric BollingEric Bolling
(Presenter, Television presenter, Baseball player, Journalist)

02 March 1963

Chicago

American

Pisces

Dave SimeDave Sime
(Athletics competitor)

25 July 1936

12 January 2016

Paterson, New Jersey

American

Leo

Nathaniel PhilbrickNathaniel Philbrick
(Writer, Historian)

11 June 1956

Boston

American

Gemini

Kyle SinglerKyle Singler
(Basketball player)

04 May 1988

Medford

American

Taurus

Travis Lane StorkTravis Lane Stork
(Presenter)

09 March 1972

Fort Collins

American

Pisces

Russell KirkRussell Kirk
(Political scientist, Philosopher, Literary critic, Historian, Novelist, Writer, Science fiction writer, Journalist)

19 October 1918

29 April 1994

Plymouth

American

Libra

Fred BrooksFred Brooks
(Mathematician, Computer scientist, Engineer, University teacher)

19 April 1931

Durham

American

Aries

John Hope FranklinJohn Hope Franklin
(Historian, University teacher, Author, Professor, Writer)

02 January 1915

25 March 2009

Oklahoma

American

Capricorn

Scott GuthrieScott Guthrie
(Programmer, Computer scientist)

06 February 1975

American

Aquarius

Ricardo LagosRicardo Lagos
(Lawyer, Economist, Politician, Professor, Diplomat)

02 March 1938

Santiago

Chilean

Pisces

Andrew BaldwinAndrew Baldwin
(Biologist, Officer, Model)

05 February 1977

Lancaster

American

Aquarius

Walter RudinWalter Rudin
(Mathematician, University teacher)

02 May 1921

20 May 2010

Vienna

American

Taurus

John SiricaJohn Sirica
(Lawyer, Judge)

19 March 1904

14 August 1992

Waterbury

American

Pisces

Jeffrey VitterJeffrey Vitter
(Computer scientist, Engineer)

13 November 1955

New Orleans

American

Scorpio

Larry KlaymanLarry Klayman
(Lawyer)

20 July 1951

Philadelphia

American

Cancer

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