Discover the notable alumni of University Of Alabama. The list includes people like Joe Namath, George Wallace, Harper Lee, Julio Jones & Bear Bryant. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as sportspersons, media personalities, leaders, miscellaneous and business people etc.
Joe NamathJoe Namath
31 May 1943, American
American Football Quarterback
George WallaceGeorge Wallace
25 August 1919, American
 

Harper LeeHarper Lee
28 April 1926, American
Novelist

Lady Bird JohnsonLady Bird Johnson
22 December 1912, American
First Lady of the United States

Julio JonesJulio Jones
08 February 1989, American
American football player

Bear BryantBear Bryant
11 September 1913, American
Football Player, Coache
E. O. WilsonE. O. Wilson
10 June 1929, American
Biologist

Bobby BowdenBobby Bowden
08 November 1929, American
 

Marcus BrimageMarcus Brimage
06 April 1985, American
Mixed Martial Artist

Timothy Francis LearyTimothy Francis Leary
22 October 1920, American
American psychologist
Bart StarrBart Starr
09 January 1934, American
Entrepreneur, American football player, Journalist

Latrell SprewellLatrell Sprewell
08 September 1970, American
Basketball player
Gerald WallaceGerald Wallace
23 July 1982, American
Basketball player

Mel AllenMel Allen
14 February 1913, American
Journalist

George Armitage MillerGeorge Armitage Miller
03 February 1920, American
Psychologist, University teacher
Spencer Thomas Bachus IIISpencer Thomas Bachus III
28 December 1947, American
Politician

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.