Discover the notable alumni of University Of Minnesota. The list includes people like Bob Dylan, Ric Flair, Jessica Lange, Henry Fonda & Walter Mondale. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as sportspersons, scientists, leaders, intellectuals & academics and film & theater personalities etc.
Bob DylanBob Dylan
24 May 1941, American
Singer & Songwriter
Ric FlairRic Flair
25 February 1949, American
Professional Wrestler

Jessica LangeJessica Lange
20 April 1949
Film actor, Photographer, Stage actor, Television

Henry FondaHenry Fonda
16 May 1905, American
Actor

Walter MondaleWalter Mondale
05 January 1928, American
The 42nd Vice President of the U.S.A.

Peter GravesPeter Graves
18 March 1926, American
Actor
YanniYanni
14 November 1954, Greek
Pianist, Keyboardist, Music Composer

Norman BorlaugNorman Borlaug
25 March 1914, American
Father of the Green Revolution

Russell M. NelsonRussell M. Nelson
09 September 1924, American
Religious Leader, Surgeon
Herb BrooksHerb Brooks
05 August 1937, American
Ice Hockey Coach, Player

Tony DungyTony Dungy
06 October 1955, American
Former NFL Coach & American Football Player
Eugene McCarthyEugene McCarthy
29 March 1916, American
Politician

Garrison KeillorGarrison Keillor
07 August 1942, American
 

Aya CashAya Cash
13 July 1982, American
Actress

Christiaan BarnardChristiaan Barnard
08 November 1922, South African
Cardiac Surgeon

Robert M. PirsigRobert M. Pirsig
06 September 1928, American
Writer, Philosopher
Bronko NagurskiBronko Nagurski
03 November 1908, Canadian, American
American Football Player

Everett McKinley DirksenEverett Dirksen
04 January 1896, American
Former U.S. Senator

Walter Houser BrattainWalter Houser Brattain
10 February 1902, American
Physicist

Michael CummingsMichael Cummings
 , American
Actor
Ernest LawrenceErnest Lawrence
08 August 1901, American
Physicist

Alan BerstenAlan Bersten
26 May 1994, American
Dancer
Melvin Ellis CalvinMelvin Calvin
08 April 1911, American
Biochemist

Daniel Little McFaddenDaniel McFadden
29 July 1937, American
Economist

Azmin AliAzmin Ali
25 August 1964, Malaysian
Malaysian Politician
Aaron BrownAaron Brown
10 November 1948, American
Broadcast Journalist

Warner E BurgerWarren Earl Burger
17 September 1907, American
Former Chief Justice of the United States
Kevin SorboKevin Sorbo
24 September 1958, American
Actor

T. R. KnightT. R. Knight
26 March 1973, American
Actor

David SoulDavid Soul
28 August 1943, British, American
Actor
Ernie HudsonErnie Hudson
17 December 1945, American
Actor

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James HongJames Hong
22 February 1929, American
Actor
Freddy MooreFreddy Moore
19 July 1950, American
Musician

Santino FontanaSantino Fontana
21 March 1982, American
Actor

Eric BischoffEric Bischoff
27 May 1955, American
Entrepreneur, Television producer, Wrestler

Nick CleggNick Clegg
07 January 1967, British
Politician
Cheryl StrayedCheryl Strayed
17 September 1968, American
Writer
Maria BamfordMaria Bamford
03 September 1970, American
Stand-up comedian

Kimberly EliseKimberly Elise
17 April 1967, American
Actress

Shelton BenjaminShelton Benjamin
09 July 1975, American
Professional wrestler

Deke SlaytonDeke Slayton
01 March 1924, American
Officer, Aviator, Astronaut, Autobiographer
Dave WinfieldDave Winfield
03 October 1951, American
Baseball player

Arlene DahlArlene Dahl
11 August 1925, American
Actress

Warren E. BurgerWarren E. Burger
17 September 1907, American
Judge, Lawyer

Verne GagneVerne Gagne
26 February 1926, American
Professional Wrestler

Flip SaundersFlip Saunders
23 February 1955, American
Basketball player, Basketball coach
Kate MillettKate Millett
14 September 1934, American
Writer

Alan PageAlan Page
07 August 1945, American
Jurist
Satish DhawanSatish Dhawan
25 September 1920, Indian
Aerospace engineer, Engineer

Johnny OlsonJohnny Olson
22 May 1910, American
Actor, Radio personality

Sara McMannSara McMann
24 September 1980, American
Mixed martial artist, Amateur wrestler
Dave ArnesonDave Arneson
01 October 1947, American
List of role-playing game designers

Whitney Young Jr.Whitney Young
31 July 1921, American
Civil rights activist
Blake WheelerBlake Wheeler
31 August 1986, American
Ice hockey player

Kjell N. LindgrenKjell N. Lindgren
23 January 1973, American
Officer, Astronaut

Arnold Eric SevareidEric Sevareid
26 November 1912, American
Author

Robert R. GilruthRobert R. Gilruth
08 October 1913, American
Aerospace engineer

Seymour CraySeymour Cray
28 September 1925, American
Engineer, Computer scientist
Harry ReasonerHarry Reasoner
17 April 1923, American
Journalist

Alexander WendtAlexander Wendt
12 June 1958, American
Political Scientist

Marci BowersMarci Bowers
18 January 1958, American
Gynaecologist

James RosenquistJames Rosenquist
29 November 1933, American
Painter
Arthur FryArthur Fry
19 August 1931, American
Inventor, Scientist

Robert J. WhiteRobert J. White
21 January 1926, American
Physician, Neurosurgeon
Duane HansonDuane Hanson
17 January 1925, American
Sculptor, Artist

Greg RaymerGreg Raymer
25 June 1964, American
Poker player

Lars Peter HansenLars Peter Hansen
26 October 1952, American
Economist, Educationist, University teacher
Vern MikkelsenVern Mikkelsen
21 October 1928, American
Basketball Player

Minor WhiteMinor White
09 July 1908, American
Photographer, University teacher
Gordon R. DicksonGordon R. Dickson
01 November 1923, Canadian, American
Author

Harrison SalisburyHarrison Salisbury
14 November 1908, American
Journalist

Max ShulmanMax Shulman
14 March 1919, American
Writer
John L. HollandJohn L. Holland
21 October 1919, American
Psychologist, Scientist

Carl RowanCarl Rowan
11 August 1925, American
Journalist
Charlie SandersCharlie Sanders
25 August 1946, American
American football player

Patty BergPatty Berg
13 February 1918, American
Officer, Golfer

Donald WexlerDonald Wexler
23 January 1926, American
Architect

Kevin McHaleKevin McHale
14 June 1988, American
Actor
Fred DretskeFred Dretske
09 December 1932, American
Philosopher
Patricia SchroederPatricia Schroeder
30 July 1940, American
Politician

William Kaye EstesWilliam Kaye Estes
17 June 1919, American
Psychologist

Jessie BernardJessie Bernard
08 June 1903, American
Sociologist

Marjorie HustedMarjorie Husted
02 April 1892, American
Businesswoman
Richard EberhartRichard Eberhart
05 April 1904, American
Poet

Ron JohnsonRon Johnson
08 April 1955, American
Senator

Kevin McHaleKevin McHale
19 December 1957, American
Basketball Coach, Basketball player

Carl BlegenCarl Blegen
27 January 1887, American
Archaeologist

Robert McAlmonRobert McAlmon
09 March 1895, American
Author
Marvel CookeMarvel Cooke
04 April 1903, American
Journalist

Robert A. GoodRobert A. Good
21 May 1922, American
Physician
Bob ThavesBob Thaves
05 October 1924, American
Comic strip artist

Merle TuveMerle Tuve
27 June 1901, American
Geophysicist
Mary Ellen ChaseMary Ellen Chase
24 February 1887, American
Author
Gerald HeaneyGerald Heaney
29 January 1918, American
Jurist

The University of Minnesota is popularly known as the ‘U of M’ or just a simple ‘U’ that specializes in research in Minneapolis and Saint Paul, Minnesota. This reputed institution is the sixth largest educational campus in the United States. The university had about 51,147 students in the 2013-2014 which is proof enough of the kind of popularity of the institution. With 19 colleges and schools affiliated to this institution and 6 major sister institution, University of Minnesota is out-rightly one of the best institutions to pass out from. The ‘Minnesota Golden Gophers,’ are the most talked about sports team in the world; till 2015 they had 20 National Championship awards to their credit. The ‘University of Minnesota’ is among the top 25 research institution in the ‘Center for Measuring University Performance’ in Arizona. Some of the notable alumni of the University of Minnesota are famous celebrities like, the songwriter, Bob Dylan, the famous wrestler, Brock Lesnar or the basketball player, Kris Humphries. These people have made it big in nearly all walks of life and have carved a niche for themselves. They are out to make this world a better place and uphold the reputation of the famous institution; they all have passed out from. The University of Minnesota makes sure that with severe perseverance and tough educational deadlines, the best of the lot are churned out. All the Alumni are carving a niche for themselves in whichever field they are in, be it technology, entertainment or sports, they are the best at whatever they do. This list of notable University Of Minnesota alumni is based on the individual’s achievements and fame. We are quite certain that you will be surprised by some of the notable University Of Minnesota alumni who made it to this list.