Discover the notable alumni of Indiana University. The list includes people like Dan Quayle, John Mellencamp, James Watson, Victor Oladipo & Jane Pauley. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as writers, intellectuals & academics, media personalities, scientists and activists etc.
Mark CubanMark Cuban
31 July 1958, American
Businessman
John MellencampJohn Mellencamp
07 October 1951, American
Musician, Singer-Songwriter

Dan QuayleDan Quayle
04 February 1947, American
Former Vice President of the United States

Victor OladipoVictor Oladipo
04 May 1992, American
Basketball Player

Suzanne CollinsSuzanne Collins
10 August 1962, American
Television writer

James WatsonJames Watson
06 April 1928, American
Molecular Biologist
Ben HigginsBen Higgins
23 March 1983, American
Reality TV Personality

Jane PauleyJane Pauley
31 October 1950, American
Journalist

Mark SpitzMark Spitz
10 February 1950, American
Swimmer
Andreas KatsulasAndreas Katsulas
18 May 1946, American
Actor

Tavis SmileyTavis Smiley
13 September 1964, American
Talk Show Host
Gary SnyderGary Snyder
08 May 1930, American
American man of letters

Meg CabotMeg Cabot
01 February 1967, American
American author

John M. FordJohn M. Ford
10 April 1957, American
Novelist, Writer, Game Designer

Isiah ThomasIsiah Thomas
30 April 1961, American
Basketball player, Basketball coach, Consultant

Jamie HynemanJamie Hyneman
25 September 1956, American
Television presenter, Journalist, Linguist,
Joe BuckJoe Buck
25 April 1969, American
Sports commentator

John Wesley ShippJohn Wesley Shipp
22 January 1955, American
Actor

Colin DonnellColin Donnell
09 October 1982, American
Actor

Andrew J. WestAndrew J. West
22 November 1983, American
Actor
Herb BaumeisterHerb Baumeister
07 April 1947, American
Serial killer

Booker T. JonesBooker T. Jones
12 November 1944, American
Musician
Rob WiethoffRob Wiethoff
15 September 1976, American
Actor

Hastings BandaHastings Banda
15 February 1898, Malawian
President

Todd YoungTodd Young
24 August 1972, American
Politician
Chris BottiChris Botti
12 October 1962, American
Composer, Jazz musician, Radio personality

David Starr JordanDavid Starr Jordan
19 January 1851, American
Botanist, Peace activist, Zoologist,
David ChalmersDavid Chalmers
20 April 1966, Australian
Philosopher, University teacher

Dick EnbergDick Enberg
09 January 1935, American
Sports commentator, Journalist

Emilie AutumnEmilie Autumn
22 September 1979, American
Singer, Poet, Violinist, Pianist
Dave NiehausDave Niehaus
19 February 1935, American
Announcer, Radio personality

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Max RobinsonMax Robinson
01 May 1939, American
Broadcaster
Lewis TermanLewis Terman
15 January 1877, American
Psychologist, University teacher

Lee H. HamiltonLee H. Hamilton
20 April 1931, American
Politician

Sherman MintonSherman Minton
20 October 1890, American
Senator

Steve TesichSteve Tesich
29 September 1942, American, Serbian
Screenwriter
Vesto SlipherVesto Slipher
11 November 1875, American
Astronomer
Wiley Blount RutledgeWiley Blount Rutledge
20 July 1894, American
Justice of the Supreme Court

Dell HymesDell Hymes
07 June 1927, American
Anthropologist, Linguist, University teacher,

David BakerDavid Baker
21 December 1931, American
Composer

Jerry UelsmannJerry Uelsmann
11 June 1934, American
Photographer
Pete PihosPete Pihos
22 October 1923, American
Football player

Ryan MurphyRyan Murphy
09 November 1965, American
Screenwriter

Robert M. GatesRobert M. Gates
25 September 1943, American
Politician

John HollanderJohn Hollander
28 October 1929, American
Poet

Tobias DantzigTobias Dantzig
19 February 1884, American
Mathematician
William RaspberryWilliam Raspberry
12 October 1935, American
Journalist

Clark WisslerClark Wissler
18 September 1870, American
Anthropologist
Leroy Edgar BurneyLeroy Edgar Burney
31 December 1906, American
Physician

Margaret HillisMargaret Hillis
01 October 1921, American
Conductor

Ellwood Patterson CubberleyEllwood Patterson Cubberley
06 June 1868, American
Educator
Harvey WheelerHarvey Wheeler
17 October 1918, American
Author

Margie StewartMargie Stewart
14 December 1919, American
Actress
Oliver Perry HayOliver Perry Hay
22 May 1846, American
Herpetologist

Ira Wilmer Counts Jr.Ira Wilmer Counts Jr.
24 August 1931, American
Photojournalist

Mary Ellen SoltMary Ellen Solt
08 July 1920, American
Poet

Carl Otto LamplandCarl Otto Lampland
29 December 1873, American
Astronomer

Rosemary Ferguson DybwadRosemary Ferguson Dybwad
12 May 1910, American
Advocate
Frank Albert FetterFrank Albert Fetter
08 March 1863, American
Economist

One of the most famous public universities in United States is called the, ‘Indiana University’. With over 110,436 students graduating from this college is every students dream. Apart from the two core universities, it has seven smaller other sub units. The most popular among the seven are, ‘Indiana University East’ and ‘Indiana University Northwest’. This reputed institution is basically a brand name only churning out the best brains in the world. Some of the popular alumni of this university are making a mark or themselves and upholding the name of their institution in various professional fields. From business to sports to politics most of the students of the ‘Indiana University have made sure that they give their best on whatever they put their hands on. Some of the notable alumni of this university are the famous composer, Hoagy Carmichael or the popular businessman Mark Cuban or the smiling talk show host, Tavis Smiley. These are some names among the many other people who have made not only themselves but also the entire university proud of their achievements. They are setting higher standards of excellence with every passing day only to become idols for the youth of today. ‘Indiana University’ has been out rightly one of the most strongest force behind most of the successful people in the world.