Check out the list of notable Ohio State University alumni. Some of the notable Ohio State University students are Will Smith, Jeffrey Dahmer, R. L. Stine, Roy Lichtenstein and Jesse Owens.

The ‘Ohio State University’ is one of the most popular institutions in the world. In 1870, it was founded as the land-grant university and was addressed as the, ‘Ohio Agricultural and Mechanical College’. When the university started, it initially offered only the agriculture and mechanical subjects to the students. However under the governance of Rutherford B. Hayes, the 19th president of United States, the institution became a full-fledged establishment offering all the courses. Ever since then, this university has only see a high in life and has been ranked as the ‘third-largest university campus’ in all of United States. Apart from academics, this institution provides its student with life programs, club and recreational sports programs, and many other extra-curricular activities. They also have an exceptional sports team, which is a part of the ‘NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision’. The entire campus is covered over an area of about 2.5 miles, built so beautifully that it is a tourist attraction for most travelers. There are some exceptionally famous and notable alumni of the ‘Ohio State University’, who have made the world proud of their achievements. Not only have they upheld the name of the institution but have also made sure that they have set high standards for the further batches. Some of the known alumnus are, the famous actress, Patricia Heaton or the C.E.O of the ‘L Brands’, Les Wexner or the popular sports legend, ‘Jesse Owens’. They have worked hard and are proud pillars of the ‘Ohio State University’.
Jeffrey DahmerJeffrey Dahmer
(Serial Killer, Sex Offender)

21 May 1960

American

Will SmithWill Smith
(Actor)

25 September 1968

American

Jack NicklausJack Nicklaus
(Golfer)

21 January 1940

American

Jesse OwensJesse Owens

12 September 1913

American

Harlan EllisonHarlan Ellison
(Writer)

27 May 1934

American

Roy LichtensteinRoy Lichtenstein
(Painter, Sculptor)

27 October 1923

American

R. L. StineR. L. Stine

08 October 1943

American

Jayaprakash NarayanJayaprakash Narayan
(Political Leaders)

11 October 1902

Indian

Larry SangerLarry Sanger
(Co-Founder of Wikipedia)

16 July 1968

American

James ThurberJames Thurber
(Cartoonist, Author, Journalist & Playwright)

08 December 1894

American

Woody HayesWoody Hayes
(American Football Player and Coach)

14 February 1913

American

Paul BrownPaul Brown
(American Football Coach)

07 September 1908

American

Jack BuckJack Buck
(Sportscaster)

21 August 1924

American

Kirk HerbstreitKirk Herbstreit
(Football Commentator)

19 August 1969

American

Charles F. KetteringCharles F. Kettering
(Inventor, Engineer & Businessman)

29 August 1876

American

Berenice AbbottBerenice Abbott
(American photographer)

17 July 1898

American

Meshulam RiklisMeshulam Riklis
(Businessman)

02 December 1923

Israeli

William Alfred FowlerWilliam Alfred Fowler
(Nuclear Physicist and Astrophysicist)

09 August 1911

American

Paul Flory Paul Flory
(Chemist)

19 June 1910

American

Ammon HennacyAmmon Hennacy
(Christian Anarchist, Social Activist)

24 July 1893

American

Richard LewisRichard Lewis
(Comedian & Actor)

29 June 1947

American

Curtis LemayCurtis Lemay
(U. S. Air Force General During World War II)

15 November 1906

American

Greg OdenGreg Oden
(Basketball player)

22 January 1988

American

Bob KnightBob Knight
(Basketball coach, Basketball player)

25 October 1940

American

Evan TurnerEvan Turner
(Basketball player)

27 October 1988

American

Urban MeyerUrban Meyer
(Baseball player, American football player, Coach, Author)

10 July 1964

American

Mark ColemanMark Coleman
(Mixed martial artist, Amateur wrestler, Professional wrestler)

20 December 1964

American

Mary OliverMary Oliver
(Poet, Writer)

10 September 1935

American

Clark KelloggClark Kellogg
(Basketball player, Sports commentator)

02 July 1961

American

Bo SchembechlerBo Schembechler
(American football player, Sports administrator)

01 April 1929

American

Robert BalesRobert Bales
(Stockbroker)

30 June 1973

American

Lois McMaster BujoldLois McMaster Bujold
(Writer, Novelist, Science fiction writer)

02 November 1949

American

Barbara W. TuchmanBarbara W. Tuchman
(Journalist, Historian, Writer, Biographer)

30 January 1912

American

George BellowsGeorge Bellows
(Painter, Artist, University teacher)

19 August 1882

American

Mike Conley, Jr.Mike Conley, Jr.

11 October 1987

American

Fred SingerFred Singer
(Physicist, University teacher)

27 September 1924

American

Joey GallowayJoey Galloway
(American football player)

20 November 1971

American

Walter MischelWalter Mischel
(Psychologist, Author, University teacher)

22 February 1930

American

Bo PeliniBo Pelini
(Sports coach)

13 December 1967

American

Deshaun ThomasDeshaun Thomas
(Basketball player)

28 August 1991

American

Joel MeyerowitzJoel Meyerowitz
(Photographer)

06 March 1938

American

Mal WhitfieldMal Whitfield
(Officer, Middle-distance runner, Sprinter, Coach, Goodwill ambassador)

11 October 1924

American

Jan AdamsJan Adams
(Physician)

21 April 1954

American

Donald KaganDonald Kagan
(Historian, Academic, University teacher, Writer)

01 May 1932

American

Claude SteeleClaude Steele
(Psychologist)

01 January 1946

American

Paul HammPaul Hamm
(Artistic gymnast)

24 September 1982

American

Faye WattletonFaye Wattleton
(Midwife, Registered nurse, Author, News presenter)

08 July 1943

American

Lee AdamsLee Adams
(Composer, Songwriter, Lyricist)

14 August 1924

American

Natalie SpoonerNatalie Spooner
(Ice hockey player)

17 October 1990

Canadian

Barbara Wertheim TuchmanBarbara Wertheim Tuchman
(Historian)

30 January 1912

American

Patricia Helen HeatonPatricia Helen Heaton

04 March 1958

Robert Montgomery KnightRobert Montgomery Knight

25 October 1940

American