Discover the notable alumni of University Of California, Berkeley. The list includes people like J. Paul Getty, Gregory Peck, Ramesh Balwani, Steve Wozniak & Jerry Brown. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as scientists, engineers, writers, business people and intellectuals & academics etc.
Gregory PeckGregory Peck
05 April 1916, American
 
Ramesh BalwaniRamesh Balwani
1965 AD, Pakistani
CEO of Theranos

J. Paul GettyJ. Paul Getty
15 December 1892, British, American
Businessman

Steve WozniakSteve Wozniak
11 August 1950, American
Co-founder of Apple Computer (Apple Inc.)

Philip K. DickPhilip K. Dick
16 December 1928, American
Novelist

Marshawn LynchMarshawn Lynch
22 April 1986, American
American Football Player
Stacy KeachStacy Keach
02 June 1941, American
Actor

Terence McKennaTerence McKenna
16 November 1946, American
Philosopher, Psychonaut, Ethnobotanist, Author

Jack LondonJack London
12 January 1876, American
Author

Robert McNamaraRobert McNamara
09 June 1916, American
Former United States Secretary of Defense
Susan SontagSusan Sontag
16 January 1933, American
 

Tao RuspoliTao Ruspoli
07 November 1975, Thai, American
Filmmaker
Zulfikar Ali BhuttoZulfikar Ali Bhutto
05 January 1928, Pakistani
 

Jerry BrownJerry Brown
07 April 1938, American
34th and 39th Governor of California

Eric SchmidtEric Schmidt
27 April 1955, American
Former CEO of Google
Jayaprakash NarayanJayaprakash Narayan
11 October 1902, Indian
Political Leaders

James Harris SimonsJames Harris Simons
1938 AD, American
Mathematicians & Hedge Fund Manager
David KahnemanDaniel Kahneman
05 March 1934, Israeli, American
American-Israeli psychologist

Earl WarrenEarl Warren
19 March 1891, American
 

Abbie HoffmanAbbie Hoffman
30 November 1936, American
Anti-War Activist
Betty FriedanBetty Friedan
04 February 1921, American
Feminist, Writer

Edith HeadEdith Head
28 October 1897, American
Costume Designer
Ki Hong LeeKi Hong Lee
30 September 1986, South Korean
Actor

Gordon MooreGordon Moore
03 January 1929, American
Businessman

Rube GoldbergRube Goldberg
04 July 1883, American
Cartoonist

Shantanu NarayenShantanu Narayen
27 May 1962, American
CEO of Adobe
John Kenneth GalbraithJohn Kenneth Galbraith
15 October 1908, Canadian
Economist
Glen T. SeaborgGlenn T. Seaborg
19 April 1912, American
Chemist

Amy TanAmy Tan
19 February 1952, American
Writer

Steven ChuSteven Chu
28 February 1948, American
Former United States Secretary of Energy

Barry ScheckBarry Scheck
19 September 1949, American
Lawyer
Lynn MargulisLynn Margulis
05 March 1938, American
Author

David BohmDavid Bohm
20 December 1917, American
Scientist

Gary SnyderGary Snyder
08 May 1930, American
American man of letters

Vicki IovineVicki Iovine
13 January 1954, American
Model, Writer, Lawyer

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Natalie CoughlinNatalie Coughlin
23 August 1982, American
Swimmer
Amir BlumenfeldAmir Blumenfeld
18 January 1983, Israeli
American-Israeli Comedian

Shirin NeshatShirin Neshat
26 March 1957, Iranian
Artist, Activist
Lillian Moller GilbrethLillian Moller Gilbreth
24 May 1878, American
Mother of Modern Management

Mario J. MolinaMario J. Molina
19 March 1943, Mexican
Chemist

Harold UreyHarold Urey
29 April 1893, American
Chemist
Yuan T. LeeYuan T. Lee
19 November 1936, American
Chemist

Thomas Robert CechThomas Cech
08 December 1947, American
Chemist
A. R. AmmonsA. R. Ammons
18 February 1926, American
Poet

Lawrence R. KleinLawrence Klein
14 September 1920, American
Economist

Willis Eugene Lamb Jr.Willis Lamb
12 July 1913, American
Physicist

Henry TaubeHenry Taube
30 November 1915, Canadian, American
Chemist

Hamilton Othanel SmithHamilton O. Smith
23 August 1931, American
Microbiologist
Owen ChamberlainOwen Chamberlain
10 July 1920, American
Physicist

Nessa DiabNessa Diab
06 May 1981, American
Radio & Television Personality

Joseph ErlangerJoseph Erlanger
05 January 1874, American
Physiologist

Daniel FredinburgDaniel Fredinburg
08 September 1981, American
Google X Engineer
Gerard DebreuGerard Debreu
04 July 1921, French, American
Economist

Timothy Francis LearyTimothy Francis Leary
22 October 1920, American
American psychologist
Jason KiddJason Kidd
23 March 1973, American
Basketball player, Basketball coach

Susanna HoffsSusanna Hoffs
17 January 1959, American
Actor, Singer-songwriter, Film producer, Musician,

Lance ItoLance Ito
02 August 1950, American
Lawyer, Judge
Stewart CopelandStewart Copeland
16 July 1952, American
Musician

Ken ThompsonKen Thompson
04 February 1943, American
Programmer, Hacker, Computer scientist
Bernhard Caesar EinsteinBernhard Caesar Einstein
10 July 1930, Swiss, American
Physicist, Engineer

Scott AdamsScott Adams
08 June 1957, American
Comics artist, Economist, Journalist

Michael SavageMichael Savage
31 March 1942, American
Pundit, Radio personality, Teacher, Social worker
Alice WatersAlice Waters
28 April 1944, American
Chef, Author

George DantzigGeorge Dantzig
08 November 1914, American
Mathematician, Computer scientist, Statistician
Errol MorrisErrol Morris
05 February 1948, American
Director

Alexander ShulginAlexander Shulgin
17 June 1925, American
Biochemist, Pharmacologist, Chemist

Francisco I. MaderoFrancisco I. Madero
30 October 1873, Mexican
Politician, Writer, Musician, Military personnel

Tim SchaferTim Schafer
26 July 1967, American
Engineer, Programmer, Video game developer
Melvin BelliMelvin Belli
29 July 1907, American
Actor, Lawyer, Television actor
Max TegmarkMax Tegmark
05 May 1967, Swedish, American
Physicist, Astronomer, Astrophysicist

Hans ReiserHans Reiser
19 December 1963, American
Programmer, Entrepreneur, Computer scientist,

Charles SimonyiCharles Simonyi
10 September 1948, Hungarian, American
Astronaut, Computer scientist, Engineer,

Bill JoyBill Joy
08 November 1954, American
Computer scientist, Engineer, Programmer
Shing-Tung YauShing-Tung Yau
04 April 1949, American
Mathematician, University teacher

Andrew S. TanenbaumAndrew S. Tanenbaum
16 March 1944, American
Computer scientist, Engineer, Programmer,

Niklaus WirthNiklaus Wirth
15 February 1934, Swiss
Computer scientist, Engineer, Programmer,

Richard CarrierRichard Carrier
01 December 1969, American
Historian, Philosopher

Pauli MurrayPauli Murray
20 November 1910, American
Lawyer
Ollie JohnstonOllie Johnston
31 October 1912, American
Animator

Leonard AdlemanLeonard Adleman
31 December 1945, American
Computer scientist, Mathematician, Cryptographer,
Helen WillsHelen Wills
06 October 1905, American
Tennis player, Writer, Autobiographer, Poet

Haskell WexlerHaskell Wexler
06 February 1922, American
Cinematographer, Film director, Screenwriter

Dana ScottDana Scott
11 October 1932, American
Mathematician, Computer scientist, Engineer,
Richard RodriguezRichard Rodriguez
31 July 1944, American
Journalist, Teacher

Carol W. GreiderCarol W. Greider
15 April 1961, American
Biologist, Molecular biologist, Geneticist,
Dana VollmerDana Vollmer
13 November 1987, American
Swimmer

Eric AllmanEric Allman
02 September 1955, American
Engineer, Programmer, Computer scientist

Harry PregersonHarry Pregerson
13 October 1923, American
Officer, Lawyer, Judge

Amir AczelAmir Aczel
06 November 1950, Israeli, American
Mathematician
David Del TrediciDavid Del Tredici
16 March 1937, American
Pianist, Composer, Musicologist, University

Jim GrayJim Gray
12 January 1944, American
Researcher, Computer scientist, Engineer
Adam Fredric DuritzAdam Fredric Duritz
01 August 1964, American
Record producer, Songwriter, Musician

Christina  RomerChristina Romer
25 December 1958, American
Economist, University teacher

The famous ‘University of California, Berkeley’, affiliated to the ‘University of California’ system, is one of the best institutions in the world for research activities. Surveys conducted by the magazines ‘Times Higher Education’ and ‘Academic Ranking of World Universities’ proved that ‘University of California, Berkeley’ belongs to the league of best university brands in the world. The esteemed institution boasts of highly qualified staff which includes several Nobel Prize laureates, Pulitzer Prize and Wolf Prize winners. This fact alone proves that this notable university imparts an outstanding quality of education. The notable alumni of the ‘University of California, Berkeley’ include several famous names who are role models to several youngsters, thanks to their outstanding accomplishments. Some of these noteworthy personalities are tech wizard Steve Wozniak, co-founder of ‘Apple Inc’, female soccer star Alex Morgan, actor Chris Pine and American Basketball player Jaylen Brown. Entrepreneur Steve Wozniak collaborated with notable businessman Steve Jobs to start the multi-Billion dollar giant ‘Apple Inc’ and soon he became a household name. The net worth of the ‘University of California, Berkeley’ alumnus is estimated to be approximately $100 Million. Famous Athlete Jaylen Brown, who represents the team ‘Boston Celtics’ at the ‘National Basketball Association (NBA)’ tournaments. The basketball player has bagged several gold medals in a short span. Read this list to know the names of noteworthy celebrities who were once students of ‘University of California, Berkeley’. Some of the accomplishments of these individuals are remarkable.