San Jose State University

Discover the notable alumni of San Jose State University. The list includes people like Dian Fossey, Gordon Moore, Yousef Saleh Erakat, Dan Butler & Ken Venturi. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as writers, scientists, film & theater personalities, youtubers and social media stars etc.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Stevie Nicks

Stevie Nicks
26
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: May 26, 1948
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 2 Dian Fossey

Dian Fossey
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Zoologist, Conservationist
Birthdate: January 16, 1932
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: December 26, 1985

 3 Jan Koum

Jan Koum
21
Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Co-founder of WhatsApp
Birthdate: February 24, 1976
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kyiv, Ukraine
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 4 Omar Benson Miller

Omar Benson Miller
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 7, 1978
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Anaheim, California, United States
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 5 Dick Vermeil

Dick Vermeil
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football coacher
Birthdate: October 30, 1936
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Calistoga, California, USA

 6 Yousef Saleh Erakat

Yousef Saleh Erakat
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Listed In: YouTubers
Famous As: YouTuber
Birthdate: January 22, 1990
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Fremont, California, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 7 Gordon Moore

Gordon Moore
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessman
Birthdate: January 3, 1929
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: San Francisco
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 8 Jeff Garcia

Jeff Garcia
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football Player
Birthdate: February 24, 1970
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Gilroy, California, USA
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 9 Yvette Wilson

Yvette Wilson
1
Famous As: Comedian, Actress
Birthdate: March 6, 1964
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: June 14, 2012

 10 Dave Meltzer

Dave Meltzer
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: October 24, 1959
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

 11 Coby Bell

Coby Bell
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 11, 1975
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Orange County, California, USA
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 12 Tom Smothers

Tom Smothers
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Famous As: Comedians
Birthdate: February 2, 1937
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 13 Dick Smothers

Dick Smothers
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 20, 1939
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Governors Island, New York, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 14 Dan Butler

Dan Butler
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Actor, Television actor
Birthdate: December 2, 1954
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Huntington, Indiana

 15 Ken Caminiti

Ken Caminiti
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball Player
Birthdate: April 21, 1963
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hanford, California, United States
Died: October 10, 2004
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 16 Hamza Yusuf

Hamza Yusuf
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Islamic scholar
Birthdate: January 1, 1958
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Walla Walla, Washington, U.S.

 17 Tommie Smith

Tommie Smith
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: June 6, 1944
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Clarksville, Texas, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 18 James Jones

James Jones
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: March 31, 1984
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: San Jose, California, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 19 Robert Graham

Robert Graham
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: sculptor, architect
Birthdate: August 19, 1938
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mexico City
Died: December 27, 2008

 20 Omid Kordestani

Omid Kordestani
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Businessperson and Philanthropist
Birthdate: October 19, 1963
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Tehran, Iran

 21 Rosanna DeSoto

Rosanna DeSoto
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 2, 1950
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: San Jose, California, United States

 22 Brian Krzanich

Brian Krzanich
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: May 9, 1960
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Santa Clara County, California, US

 23 Lou Henry Hoover

Lou Henry Hoover
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: First Lady of the United States 1929 – 1933
Birthdate: March 29, 1874
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Waterloo, Iowa, United States
Died: January 7, 1944

 24 Steve DeBerg

Steve DeBerg
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: January 19, 1954
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Oakland, California, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 25 Ben Nighthorse Campbell

Ben Nighthorse Campbell
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 13, 1933
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Auburn, California, United States

 26 Lloyd Haynes

Lloyd Haynes
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Famous As: Actor, Screenwriter
Birthdate: September 19, 1934
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: South Bend, Indiana, United States
Died: January 1, 1987
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 27 Bobbi Starr

Bobbi Starr
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 6, 1983
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Santa Clara, California, USA
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 28 Donte Whitner

Donte Whitner
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: July 24, 1985
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 29 Peter Ueberroth

Peter Ueberroth
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businessperson
Birthdate: September 2, 1937
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Evanston, Illinois, United States

 30 Juli Inkster

Juli Inkster
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Golfer
Birthdate: June 24, 1960
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Santa Cruz, California, United States

 31 Michael Whelan

Michael Whelan
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Famous As: Artist
Birthdate: June 29, 0000
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Culver City, California, United States

 32 Stanley Anderson

Stanley Anderson
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 23, 1939
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Billings, Montana, United States
Died: June 24, 2018

 33 Amy Khor

Amy Khor
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: February 23, 1958
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Malaysia

 34 Joe Trippi

Joe Trippi
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Political consultant
Birthdate: June 10, 1956
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California

 35 Ken Venturi

Ken Venturi
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Golfer
Birthdate: May 15, 1931
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: San Francisco
Died: May 17, 2013
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 36 Krazy George Henderson

Krazy George Henderson
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Cheerleader
Birthdate: May 6, 1944
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: United States

 37 Pat Hughes

Pat Hughes
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Famous As: Sportscaster
Birthdate: May 27, 1955
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Tucson, Arizona, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 38 Michael Deaver

Michael Deaver
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Government official
Birthdate: April 11, 1938
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bakersfield, California, United States
Died: August 18, 2007

 39 Tariq Abdul-Wahad

Tariq Abdul-Wahad
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: November 3, 1974
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Maisons-Alfort, Val-de-Marne, France
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 40 Courtney Anderson

Courtney Anderson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: November 19, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Greenville, Texas, United States
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 41 Swarnamalya

Swarnamalya
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 22, 1981
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

 42 Lorraine Hunt Lieberson

Lorraine Hunt Lieberson
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Soprano
Birthdate: March 1, 1954
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: July 3, 2006

 43 Lyn Nofziger

Lyn Nofziger
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: June 8, 1924
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bakersfield, California, United States
Died: March 27, 2006

 44 Jeff Ulbrich

Jeff Ulbrich
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: February 17, 1977
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: San Jose, California, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 45 Willie Heston

Willie Heston
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player and coach
Birthdate: September 9, 1878
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Galesburg, Illinois, United States
Died: September 9, 1963

 46 Rawlston Masaniai

Rawlston Masaniai
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football midfielder
Birthdate: May 13, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Pago Pago, American Samoa
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 47 Patty Sheehan

Patty Sheehan
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Golfer
Birthdate: October 27, 1956
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Middlebury, Vermont, United States
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)