Discover the notable alumni of Princeton University. The list includes people like Jeff Bezos, John F. Kennedy, MacKenzie Bezos, Michelle Obama & Robert Mueller. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as scientists, writers, intellectuals & academics, leaders and miscellaneous etc.
John F. KennedyJohn F. Kennedy
29 May 1917, American
35th President of the United States
Jeff BezosJeff Bezos
12 January 1964, American
Founder of Amazon.com

James StewartJames Stewart
20 May 1908, American
Actor

Michelle ObamaMichelle Obama
17 January 1964, American
Former First Lady of the United States

Grover ClevelandGrover Cleveland
18 March 1837, American
President of the U.S.A

Ted CruzTed Cruz
22 December 1970, American
Politician
Alan TuringAlan Turing
23 June 1912, British
Mathematician

Woodrow WilsonWoodrow Wilson
28 December 1856, American
28th U.S. President

Wentworth MillerWentworth Miller
02 June 1972, British, American
Actor
Sonia SotomayorSonia Sotomayor
25 June 1954, American
Judge

James MadisonJames Madison
16 March 1751, American
4th President of the United States
Brooke ShieldsBrooke Shields
31 May 1965, American
Actress and Model

F. Scott FitzgeraldF. Scott Fitzgerald
24 September 1896, American
Novelist

Richard FeynmanRichard Feynman
11 May 1918, American
Physicist

David DuchovnyDavid Duchovny
07 August 1960, American
 

Ralph NaderRalph Nader
27 February 1934, American
Political Activist, Attorney
Robert MuellerRobert Mueller
07 August 1944, American
Former Director of FBI, Attorney

Lee IacoccaLee Iacocca
15 October 1924, American
Businessman

Adlai Stevenson IIAdlai Stevenson II
05 February 1900, American
 

Jose Ferrer José Ferrer
08 January 1912, Puerto Rican
Actor, Director
Wayne RogersWayne Rogers
07 April 1933, American
Actor

Eliot SpitzerEliot Spitzer
10 June 1959, American
54th Governor of New York
Pete HegsethPete Hegseth
06 June 1980, American
Journalist

Rossif SutherlandRossif Sutherland
25 September 1978, Canadian
Actor

Eugene Gladstone O'Neill Eugene O'Neill
16 October 1888, American
Playwright
Eric SchmidtEric Schmidt
27 April 1955, American
Former CEO of Google

Terence TaoTerence Tao
17 July 1975, Australian, American
Mathematician
John RawlsJohn Rawls
21 February 1921, American
American Philosopher

John C. BreckinridgeJohn C. Breckinridge
16 January 1821, American
Former Vice President of the United States

Edward SaidEdward Said
01 November 1935, American
Professor
Allen DullesAllen Dulles
07 April 1893, American
Former Diplomat & Head of CIA

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Lawrence KudlowLawrence Kudlow
20 August 1947, American
Director of the National Economic Council
Syngman RheeSyngman Rhee
26 March 1875, South Korean
Statesman

Kip ThorneKip Thorne
01 June 1940, American
Physicist

George WillGeorge Will
04 May 1941, American
 

John Foster DullesJohn Foster Dulles
25 February 1888, American
Former United States Secretary of State
MacKenzie BezosMacKenzie Bezos
07 April 1970, American
Novelist, Journalist
Lester B. PearsonLester B. Pearson
23 April 1897, Canadian
14th Prime Minister of Canada

Michael PorterMichael Porter
23 May 1947, American
Economist, Researcher, Author, Advisor, Speaker

John BardeenJohn Bardeen
23 May 1908, American
Nobel Laureate in Physics

George M. DallasGeorge M. Dallas
10 July 1792, American
11th Vice President of the U.S.A
Benjamin RushBenjamin Rush
04 January 1746, American
 

Steven WeinbergSteven Weinberg
03 May 1933, American
 

John Forbes Nash Jr.John Forbes Nash Jr.
13 June 1928, American
Mathematician

Maria RessaMaria Ressa
02 October 1963, Filipino
Journalist

Laurance RockefellerLaurance Rockefeller
26 May 1910, American
Venture Capitalist & Environmentalist
Gary BeckerGary Becker
02 December 1930, American
Economist

Norman ThomasNorman Thomas
20 November 1884, American
 
Frederick BuechnerFrederick Buechner
11 July 1926, American
Author, Presbyterian Minister

Robert HofstadterRobert Hofstadter
05 February 1915, American
Physicist

Arthur ComptonArthur Compton
10 September 1892, American
Nobel Prize Laureate in Physics
Bill FordBill Ford
03 May 1957, American
Businessman

Luther MartinLuther Martin
20 February 1748, American
Politician
Walter Houser BrattainWalter Houser Brattain
10 February 1902, American
Physicist

Brendan WallaceBrendan Wallace
1983 AD, American
Emma Watson’s Boyfriend

Emma BoettcherEmma Boettcher
1992 AD, American
Game Show Contestant

Henry Van DykeHenry Van Dyke
10 November 1852, American
Writer

Shloka MehtaShloka Mehta
11 July 1990, Indian
Wife of Akash Ambani
Edwin Mattison McMillanEdwin McMillan
18 September 1907, American
Physicist

Sam ShoemakerSam Shoemaker
1893 AD, American
Priest

Jimmy StewartJimmy Stewart
20 May 1908, American
 

John Forbes Nash, Jr.John Forbes Nash, Jr.
13 June 1928, American
Mathematician
David E. KelleyDavid E. Kelley
04 April 1956, American
Film producer, Screenwriter, Lawyer

John EdwardsJohn Edwards
10 June 1953, American
Politician, Lawyer, Writer, Podcaster
Donald RumsfeldDonald Rumsfeld
09 July 1932, American
Politician

Jared PolisJared Polis
12 May 1975, American
Political Leader

Jeffrey R. MacDonaldJeffrey R. MacDonald
12 October 1943, American
Military physician, Soldier
Jason GarrettJason Garrett
28 March 1966, American
American Football Coach

Molly EphraimMolly Ephraim
22 May 1986, American
Actress
Nicholas HammondNicholas Hammond
15 May 1950, American
Actor

Michael LewisMichael Lewis
29 April 1980, American
Journalist

Michael LewisMichael Lewis
15 October 1960, American
Journalists
Pete ConradPete Conrad
02 June 1930, American
Officer, Astronaut, Aviator, Racecar driver

Bill FristBill Frist
22 February 1952, American
Political Leader
Michael Eric DysonMichael Eric Dyson
23 October 1958, American
Historian, Biographer

John StosselJohn Stossel
06 March 1947, American
Television presenter, Journalist, Writer

Kyle BrandtKyle Brandt
24 January 1979, American
Television host

Bill BradleyBill Bradley
28 July 1943, American
Senator
James ForrestalJames Forrestal
15 February 1892, American
Officer, Banker, Investment banker
Queen NoorQueen Noor
23 August 1951, American
Queen of Jordan

Moe BergMoe Berg
02 March 1902, American
Baseball coach

Mark FeuersteinMark Feuerstein
08 June 1971, American
Actor

Lauren BushLauren Bush
25 June 1984, American
Model, Actor
Jodi PicoultJodi Picoult
19 May 1966, American
Novelists

Pedro Pablo KuczynskiPedro Pablo Kuczynski
03 October 1938, Peruvian, American
Former President of Peru

John D. Rockefeller IIIJohn D. Rockefeller III
21 March 1906, American
Philanthropist

Thornton Niven WilderThornton Wilder
17 April 1897, American
Playwright

Marvin MinskyMarvin Minsky
09 August 1927, American
Mathematician, Computer scientist, University
Jeff MerkleyJeff Merkley
24 October 1956, American
Politician

Paul A. VolckerPaul A. Volcker
05 September 1927, American
Economist
Edward WittenEdward Witten
26 August 1951, American
Mathematician, Physicist, University teacher,

Henry Lee IIIHenry Lee III
29 January 1756, American
Governor
Robert NozickRobert Nozick
16 November 1938, American
Philosopher, University teacher
Ali-Reza PahlaviAli-Reza Pahlavi
28 April 1966, Iranian
Politician

Students who are familiar with famous American universities would probably understand how reputed Princeton University is. This renowned educational institution, which started way before the American Revolution, is one of the wealthiest universities in the world, with an endowment of more than $20 Billion USD. The university has often been praised for having one of the most beautiful campuses in the whole of America. Princeton University has a long history spanning several decades and several eminent yesteryear personalities have been associated with this renowned institution. For instance, the world famous scientist Albert Einstein, known for his ‘Theory of Relativity’, was a member of the ‘Institute For Advanced Study’, affiliated with the ‘Princeton University’. James F Williamson earned himself a place in history after the first ‘Princeton University’ graduate to acquire a ‘Doctorate in Philosophy’, back in 1877. Several noteworthy celebrities had once been students of this famous university situated in New Jersey. The 28th president of the United States, Woodrow Wilson, was an alumnus of this great institution. Other famous celebrities who studied at the Princeton University are former American first lady Michelle Obama, legendary mathematician Alan Turing, slain American president John F Kennedy and actress Brook Shields. Alan Turing is considered the father of Artificial Intelligence and has contributed immensely to the field of mathematics. Michelle Obama had graduated from Princeton University back in 1985. This list consists of the names of several noteworthy celebrities who were once students of the world renowned ‘Princeton University’. Some of them have become chapters in history, thanks to their remarkable achievements.