Check out the list of notable University Of Alabama alumni. Some of the notable University Of Alabama students are Harper Lee, George Wallace, Joe Namath, Bear Bryant and E. O. Wilson.

The famous University of Alabama, founded in the early 19th centuries is one of the best places to study in the United States. The American media firm ‘U.S News & World Report’ has ranked this university among 50 institutions in the United States on many occasions. The institution also has a rich political history. Apparently, the University of Alabama has witnessed several political gatherings to address the ‘American Civil War’ and ‘African-American Civil Rights Movement’ issues. Former Governor of Alabama, George Wallace’s infamous political event ‘Stand In The Schoolhouse Door’, took place in the premises of this educational institution. The university is spread over a distance of 1970 acres and around 297 buildings are located on the campus. Apart from its highly qualified professors and the fact that the university imparts great education, this institution has also been talked about for its notable alumni. Noted entrepreneur Jimmy Wales, the founder of ‘Wikipedia’, the virtual encyclopedia, is an alumnus who has made the University of Alabama immensely proud. The popular magazine ‘Time’ had mentioned Jimmy Wales in their list of ‘100 Most Influential People In The World’. Other noteworthy personalities who studied at this university are American politicians Jefferson Sessions and Richard Shelby, actress Sela Ward, biologist E.O Wilson and former footballer Shaun Alexander. Some of these individuals have become household names because of their outstanding accomplishments. Here’s a list which consists of the names of several noteworthy celebrities who were once students of the University of Alabama.
Harper LeeHarper Lee
(Novelist)

28 April 1926

19 February 2016

Monroeville

American

Taurus

George WallaceGeorge Wallace

25 August 1919

13 September 1998

Clio, Alabama

American

Virgo

Joe NamathJoe Namath
(American Football Quarterback)

31 May 1943

Beaver Falls

American

Gemini

Bear BryantBear Bryant
(Football Player, Coache)

11 September 1913

26 January 1983

Fordyce

American

Virgo

E. O. WilsonE. O. Wilson
(Biologist)

10 June 1929

Birmingham

American

Gemini

Lady Bird JohnsonLady Bird Johnson
(First Lady of the United States)

22 December 1912

11 July 2007

Karnack, Texas, U.S.

American

Sagittarius

Bobby BowdenBobby Bowden

08 November 1929

Birmingham, Alabama

American

Scorpio

Timothy Francis LearyTimothy Francis Leary
(American psychologist)

22 October 1920

31 May 1996

Springfield

American

Libra

Bart StarrBart Starr
(Entrepreneur, American football player, Journalist)

09 January 1934

Montgomery

American

Capricorn

Latrell SprewellLatrell Sprewell
(Basketball player)

08 September 1970

Milwaukee

American

Virgo

Gerald WallaceGerald Wallace
(Basketball player)

23 July 1982

Sylacauga

American

Cancer

George Armitage MillerGeorge Armitage Miller
(Psychologist, University teacher)

03 February 1920

22 July 2012

Charleston

American

Aquarius

Mel AllenMel Allen
(Journalist)

14 February 1913

16 June 1996

Birmingham

American

Aquarius

Spencer Thomas Bachus IIISpencer Thomas Bachus III
(Politician)

28 December 1947

American

Capricorn

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