Discover the notable alumni of University Of California, Santa Barbara. The list includes people like Michael Douglas, Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Ballard, Jack Johnson & Harvey Levin. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as scientists, miscellaneous, film & theater personalities, singers and musicians etc.
Gwyneth PaltrowGwyneth Paltrow
27 September 1972, American
Actress
Michael DouglasMichael Douglas
25 September 1944, American
Actor, Producer

Robert BallardRobert Ballard
30 June 1942, American
Deep Sea Explorer

Jack Hody JohnsonJack Johnson
18 May 1975, American
Singer-songwriter

Joseph C. WilsonJoseph C. Wilson
06 November 1949, American
Diplomat, Writer, Whistleblower, Businessperson

Reza AslanReza Aslan
03 May 1972
Writer
Harvey LevinHarvey Levin
02 September 1950, American
Lawyer

Richard SerraRichard Serra
02 November 1939, American
Sculptor, Painter

Edward L. MasryEdward L. Masry
29 July 1932, American
Lawyer, Politician

Lynne CoxLynne Cox
1957 AD, American
Swimmer
Grady BoochGrady Booch
27 February 1955, American
Computer scientist, Engineer

Bahar SoomekhBahar Soomekh
30 March 1975, American
Actor, Television actor
Jason LezakJason Lezak
12 November 1975, American
Swimmer

Carol W. GreiderCarol W. Greider
15 April 1961, American
Biologist, Molecular biologist, Geneticist,

Joseph M. AcabaJoseph M. Acaba
17 May 1967, Puerto Rican
Astronaut, Teacher, Mathematician
Alexei FilippenkoAlexei Filippenko
25 July 1958, American
Astronomer, Astrophysicist, University teacher

The ‘University of California, Santa Barbara’ is one among the ten institutions affiliated with the ‘University of California’ system. Many students from all over the world try hard to secure a place in this famous university. The institution stood 48th in the ‘World University Rankings’ list, compiled by the popular magazine ‘Times Higher Education’. The institution also secured the 42nd spot in the ‘Academy Ranking of World Universities’ list. The staff of this university includes several Nobel Prize winners and more than 30 members of the ‘National Academy of Sciences’. Apart from its academic excellence and state of the art infrastructure, the institution is also quite popular for its This list includes the names of several notable alumni of the ‘University of California, Santa Barbara’ who pursued their passion and have inspired millions around the world to follow their dreams as well. Renowned Hollywood actors Michael Douglas and Gwyneth Paltrow have been students of this famous university. Michael Douglas was felicitated with the prestigious Academy award for his role in the 1987 flick ‘Wall Street’. Gwyneth Paltrow shot to fame for her appearance in the flicks ‘Shakespeare In Love’ and ‘A Perfect Murder’. He has acted in dozens of other blockbusters as well. The list of UCSB alumni also includes several other noteworthy names such as sportsmen Michael Bryson and Orlando Johnson, television host Charissa Thompson as well as adult movie actress Tera Patrick.