University Of California, Santa Barbara Notable Alumni

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.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 Michael Douglas

Michael Douglas
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 25, 1944
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 2 Gwyneth Paltrow

Gwyneth Paltrow
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 27, 1972
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 3 Benjamin Bratt

Benjamin Bratt
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 16, 1963
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 4 Alison Eastwood

Alison Eastwood
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 22, 1972
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 5 Robby Krieger

Robby Krieger
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Guitarist and singer-songwriter best known as the guitarist of the rock band the Doors
Birthdate: January 8, 1946
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 6 Katy Tur

Katy Tur
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: October 26, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 7 Jack Johnson

Jack Johnson
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: May 18, 1975
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: North Shore, Oahu, Hawaii, U.S.
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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 8 Aja Naomi King

Aja Naomi King
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 11, 1985
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 9 Edi Gathegi

Edi Gathegi
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 10, 1979
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Nairobi, Kenya
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 10 Dasha Zhukova

Dasha Zhukova
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Businesswoman & Art Collector
Birthdate: June 8, 1981
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Moscow, Russia
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 11 Chanel Miller

Chanel Miller
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Famous As: She was known anonymously after she was sexually assaulted on the campus
Birthdate: June 12, 1992
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Palo Alto, California, United States

 12 Sean Hannity

Sean Hannity
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Famous As: Talk Show Host, Conservative political commentator
Birthdate: December 30, 1961
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States

 13 Eric Roth

Eric Roth
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Famous As: Screenwriter
Birthdate: March 22, 1945
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 14 Necar Zadegan

Necar Zadegan
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 20, 1982
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Heidelberg, Germany
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 15 Peter Horton

Peter Horton
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 20, 1953
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bellevue, Washington, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 16 Lo Bosworth

Lo Bosworth
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Famous As: Reality TV Personality
Birthdate: September 29, 1986
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Laguna Beach, California, United States
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 17 Reza Aslan

Reza Aslan
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Famous As: Scholar of sociology of religion, writer, and television host
Birthdate: May 3, 1972
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Tehran, Iran

 18 Barbara Rush

Barbara Rush
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: January 4, 1927
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Denver, Colorado, USA
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 19 Ron Wyden

Ron Wyden
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: May 3, 1949
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Wichita, Kansas, U.S.

 20 Robert Ballard

Robert Ballard
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Deep Sea Explorer
Birthdate: June 30, 1942
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Wichita, Kansas, United States

 21 Jamey Sheridan

Jamey Sheridan
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 12, 1951
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Pasadena, California, USA
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 22 Jason Lezak

Jason Lezak
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Swimmer
Birthdate: November 12, 1975
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bellflower
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 23 Harvey Levin

Harvey Levin
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Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: September 2, 1950
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Los Angeles

 24 Richard Serra

Richard Serra
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Sculptor, Painter
Birthdate: November 2, 1939
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: San Francisco

 25 Joseph C. Wilson

Joseph C. Wilson
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Diplomat, Writer, Whistleblower, Businessperson
Birthdate: November 6, 1949
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bridgeport

 26 Edward L. Masry

Edward L. Masry
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Former lawyer with the help of his legal assistant Erin Brockovich, Masry built a case against the Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG&E) of California in 1993
Birthdate: July 29, 1932
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Paterson, New Jersey, United States
Died: December 5, 2005

 27 Andrew Schulz

Andrew Schulz
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: October 30, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: New York City, New York (state) New York, U.S.
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 28 Amy Gumenick

Amy Gumenick
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 17, 1986
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hudiksvall, Sweden
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 29 Scott Fisher

Scott Fisher
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player, Basketball coach
Birthdate: July 20, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: San Jose, California, United States
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 30 Lynne Cox

Lynne Cox
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Swimmer
Birthdate: 1957 AD
Birthplace: Boston

 31 Scott Frank

Scott Frank
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Famous As: Screenwriter
Birthdate: March 10, 1960
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Fort Walton Beach, Florida, United States

 32 Michael Young

Michael Young
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball player
Birthdate: October 19, 1976
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Covina, California, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 33 Josh Elliott

Josh Elliott
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Famous As: Sports commentator
Birthdate: July 6, 1971
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, U.S.

 34 Jared Huffman

Jared Huffman
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Politician, Volleyball player
Birthdate: February 18, 1964
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Independence, Missouri, United States

 35 Joseph M. Acaba

Joseph M. Acaba
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Astronaut, Teacher, Mathematician
Birthdate: May 17, 1967
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Inglewood

 36 James Nunnally

James Nunnally
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: July 14, 1990
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: San Jose, California, United States
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 37 Grady Booch

Grady Booch
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Computer scientist, Engineer
Birthdate: February 27, 1955
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Amarillo

 38 Ethan Erickson

Ethan Erickson
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Famous As: Actor, Model
Birthdate: August 5, 1973
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 39 Bahar Soomekh

Bahar Soomekh
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Famous As: Actor, Television actor
Birthdate: March 30, 1975
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tehran
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 40 Carol W. Greider

Carol W. Greider
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Biologist, Molecular biologist, Geneticist, Physician
Birthdate: April 15, 1961
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Davis

 41 Kayte Christensen

Kayte Christensen
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Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: November 16, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lakeview, Oregon, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 42 Yau-Man Chan

Yau-Man Chan
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Table tennis player
Birthdate: August 26, 1952
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hong Kong

 43 Michael Roll

Michael Roll
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: April 12, 1987
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mission Viejo, California, United States
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 44 Lindsay Taylor

Lindsay Taylor
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: May 20, 1981
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Poway, California, United States
Height: 6'8" (203 cm)

 45 Todd Rogers

Todd Rogers
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Beach volleyball player
Birthdate: September 30, 1973
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Santa Barbara, California, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 46 Taylor Pischke

Taylor Pischke
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Volleyball player
Birthdate: April 18, 1993
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 47 José Hernández

José Hernández
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: November 10, 1834
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Died: October 21, 1886

 48 Alexei Filippenko

Alexei Filippenko
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Astronomer, Astrophysicist, University teacher
Birthdate: July 25, 1958
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Oakland

 49 Dillon Tate

Dillon Tate
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Baseball Player
Birthdate: May 1, 1994
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Harbor City, Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 50 Ana Diamond

Ana Diamond
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Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Activist, Co-founder of "Alliance Against State Hostage Taking"
Birthdate: August 1, 1996
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Iran
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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.