Discover the notable alumni of McGill University. The list includes people like Christopher Plummer, Mackenzie Davis, Burt Bacharach, Cameron Mathison & Jessalyn Gilsig. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as film & theater personalities, musicians etc.
Christopher PlummerChristopher Plummer
13 December 1929, Canadian
Actor
Mackenzie DavisMackenzie Davis
01 April 1987, Canadian
Actress

Burt BacharachBurt Bacharach
12 May 1928, American
Pianist, Composer, Songwriter

Jessalyn GilsigJessalyn Gilsig
30 November 1971, Canadian
Actress

Cameron MathisonCameron Mathison
25 August 1969, Canadian
Actor

Claire Elise BoucherClaire Elise Boucher
17 March 1988, Canadian
Record Producer
Evan GoldbergEvan Goldberg
11 May 1982, Canadian
Screenwriter

Julie PayetteJulie Payette
20 October 1963, Canadian
Astronaut

Charles KrauthammerCharles Krauthammer
13 March 1950, Canadian, American
Columnist
Gail SimmonsGail Simmons
19 May 1976, Canadian
Writer

Alessandro JulianiAlessandro Juliani
06 July 1975, Canadian
Actor
Frances Oldham KelseyFrances Oldham Kelsey
24 July 1914, Canadian, American
Pharmacologist

Edgar Bronfman Sr.Edgar Bronfman Sr.
20 June 1929, Canadian, American
Businessman

Kirsten ProutKirsten Prout
28 September 1990, Canadian
Actress

Hans SelyeHans Selye
26 January 1907, Austrian, Canadian, Hungarian
Endocrinologist

Raoul BottRaoul Bott
24 September 1923, Hungarian, American
Mathematician
Thomas D'Arcy McGeeThomas D'Arcy McGee
13 April 1825, Canadian, Irish
Politician

Paul DesmaraisPaul Desmarais
04 January 1927, Canadian
Financier

Robert ThirskRobert Thirsk
17 August 1953, Canadian
Astronaut

Jacob VinerJacob Viner
03 May 1892, Canadian
Economist
Irving LaytonIrving Layton
12 March 1912, Canadian, Romanian
Poet

Paul AlmondPaul Almond
26 April 1931, Canadian
Television Director
Pierre PéladeauPierre Péladeau
11 April 1925, Canadian
Publisher

F. R. ScottF. R. Scott
01 August 1899, Canadian
Poet

Leon EdelLeon Edel
09 September 1907, American
Critic
Charles GorenCharles Goren
04 March 1901, American
Writer

Suzanne CorkinSuzanne Corkin
18 May 1937, American
Neuroscientist
Francis MankiewiczFrancis Mankiewicz
15 March 1944, Canadian, Chinese
Film Director

Violet ArcherViolet Archer
24 April 1913, Canadian
Composer

Daniel Oduber QuirósDaniel Oduber Quirós
25 August 1921, Costa Rican
Politician
John GlasscoJohn Glassco
15 December 1909, Canadian
Poet

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William Henry DrummondWilliam Henry Drummond
13 April 1854, Canadian, Irish, British
Poet
Laura SabiaLaura Sabia
18 September 1916, Canadian
Social Activist

Jay MacphersonJay Macpherson
13 June 1931, Canadian
Poet

John RogersJohn Rogers
American
Screenwriter

S.I. HayakawaS.I. Hayakawa
18 July 1906, Canadian, American
Politician
George HodgsonGeorge Hodgson
12 October 1893, Canadian
Swimmer
Alexander BrottAlexander Brott
14 March 1915, Canadian
Conductor

Patrick AndersonPatrick Anderson
04 August 1915, Canadian, British
Poet

Paterson EwenPaterson Ewen
07 April 1925, Canadian
Painter

A.M. KleinA.M. Klein
14 February 1909, Canadian, Ukrainian
Poet
A.J.M. SmithA.J.M. Smith
08 November 1902, Canadian
Poet

Kenneth Wartinbee SpenceKenneth Wartinbee Spence
06 May 1907, American
Psychologist

Frederick Mark BecketFrederick Mark Becket
11 January 1875, Canadian, American
Metallurgist

John O'KeefeJohn O'Keefe
18 November 1939, British, American
Neuroscientist