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

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

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

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

Robert McNamaraRobert McNamara
09 June 1916, American
Former United States Secretary of Defense

Jack LondonJack London
12 January 1876, American
Jerry BrownJerry Brown
07 April 1938, American
34th and 39th Governor of California

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

Abbie HoffmanAbbie Hoffman
30 November 1936, American
Anti-War Activist

Eric SchmidtEric Schmidt
27 April 1955, American
Former CEO of Google
Susan SontagSusan Sontag
16 January 1933, American

David KahnemanDaniel Kahneman
05 March 1934, Israeli, American
American-Israeli psychologist
Jayaprakash NarayanJayaprakash Narayan
11 October 1902, Indian
Political Leaders

Earl WarrenEarl Warren
19 March 1891, American

Adam DuritzAdam Duritz
01 August 1964, American
Edith HeadEdith Head
28 October 1897, American
Costume Designer

James Harris SimonsJames Harris Simons
1938 AD, American
Mathematicians & Hedge Fund Manager
Joe SpanoJoe Spano
07 July 1946, American

Gordon MooreGordon Moore
03 January 1929, American

Ki Hong LeeKi Hong Lee
30 September 1986, South Korean

Shantanu NarayenShantanu Narayen
27 May 1962, American
CEO of Adobe
Rube GoldbergRube Goldberg
04 July 1883, American
Betty FriedanBetty Friedan
04 February 1921, American
Feminist, Writer

John Kenneth GalbraithJohn Kenneth Galbraith
15 October 1908, Canadian

Barry ScheckBarry Scheck
19 September 1949, American

Steven ChuSteven Chu
28 February 1948, American
Former United States Secretary of Energy
Lynn MargulisLynn Margulis
05 March 1938, American

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Amy TanAmy Tan
19 February 1952, American

David BohmDavid Bohm
20 December 1917, American

Natalie CoughlinNatalie Coughlin
23 August 1982, American

Glen T. SeaborgGlenn T. Seaborg
19 April 1912, American
Gary SnyderGary Snyder
08 May 1930, American
American man of letters

Vicki IovineVicki Iovine
13 January 1954, American
Model, Writer, Lawyer
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
Harold UreyHarold Urey
29 April 1893, American

Mario J. MolinaMario J. Molina
19 March 1943, Mexican
Yuan T. LeeYuan T. Lee
19 November 1936, American

Thomas Robert CechThomas Cech
08 December 1947, American

Lawrence R. KleinLawrence Klein
14 September 1920, American

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

A. R. AmmonsA. R. Ammons
18 February 1926, American
Henry TaubeHenry Taube
30 November 1915, Canadian, American

Hamilton Othanel SmithHamilton O. Smith
23 August 1931, American

Owen ChamberlainOwen Chamberlain
10 July 1920, American

Nessa DiabNessa Diab
06 May 1981, American
Radio & Television Personality
Joseph ErlangerJoseph Erlanger
05 January 1874, American

Daniel FredinburgDaniel Fredinburg
08 September 1981, American
Google X Engineer
Timothy Francis LearyTimothy Francis Leary
22 October 1920, American
American psychologist

Gerard DebreuGerard Debreu
04 July 1921, French, American

Jason KiddJason Kidd
23 March 1973, American
Basketball player, Basketball coach
Susanna HoffsSusanna Hoffs
17 January 1959, American
Actor, Singer-songwriter, Film producer, Musician,

John ChoJohn Cho
16 June 1972, American, South Korean
Lance ItoLance Ito
02 August 1950, American
Lawyer, Judge

Golden BrooksGolden Brooks
01 December 1970, American

Stewart CopelandStewart Copeland
16 July 1952, American
Scott AdamsScott Adams
08 June 1957, American
Comics artist, Economist, Journalist

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

Michael SavageMichael Savage
31 March 1942, American
Pundit, Radio personality, Teacher, Social worker

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

Errol MorrisErrol Morris
05 February 1948, American
Kurt FullerKurt Fuller
16 September 1953, American
Alice WatersAlice Waters
28 April 1944, American
Chef, Author

George DantzigGeorge Dantzig
08 November 1914, American
Mathematician, Computer scientist, Statistician

Tim SchaferTim Schafer
26 July 1967, American
Engineer, Programmer, Video game developer

Shing-Tung YauShing-Tung Yau
04 April 1949, American
Mathematician, University teacher
Francisco I. MaderoFrancisco I. Madero
30 October 1873, Mexican
Politician, Writer, Musician, Military personnel

Melvin BelliMelvin Belli
29 July 1907, American
Actor, Lawyer, Television actor

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

Prudence FarrowPrudence Farrow
20 January 1948, American

Hans ReiserHans Reiser
19 December 1963, American
Programmer, Entrepreneur, Computer scientist,
Bill JoyBill Joy
08 November 1954, American
Computer scientist, Engineer, Programmer

Max TegmarkMax Tegmark
05 May 1967, Swedish, American
Physicist, Astronomer, Astrophysicist
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

Ollie JohnstonOllie Johnston
31 October 1912, American
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

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
David Del TrediciDavid Del Tredici
16 March 1937, American
Pianist, Composer, Musicologist, University

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.