Discover the notable alumni of University Of Oregon. The list includes people like Kaitlin Olson, Chuck Palahniuk, Bill Bowerman, Steve Prefontaine & Ben Hogan. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as writers, scientists, media personalities, sportspersons and film & theater personalities etc.
Phil KnightPhil Knight
24 February 1938, American
Co-founder of Nike, Inc.
Kaitlin OlsonKaitlin Olson
18 August 1975, American
Actress

Chuck Palahniuk Chuck Palahniuk
21 February 1962, American
Novelist & Journalist

Steve PrefontaineSteve Prefontaine
25 January 1951, American
Long-distance Runner

Ken KeseyKen Kesey
17 September 1935, American
 

Bill BowermanBill Bowerman
19 February 1911, American
Co-founder of Nike, Inc.
Ben HoganBen Hogan
13 August 1912, American
American professional golfer

Walter Houser BrattainWalter Houser Brattain
10 February 1902, American
Physicist

William P. MurphyWilliam P. Murphy
06 February 1892, American
Physician

Paul Simon Paul Simon (Politician)
29 November 1928, American
Senator from Illinois
John MaddenJohn Madden
10 April 1936, American
American football player

Ty BurrellTy Burrell
22 August 1967, American
Actor
Chael SonnenChael Sonnen
03 April 1977, American
Mixed martial artist, Podcaster, Promoter,

David Ogden StiersDavid Ogden Stiers
31 October 1942, American
Actor

Sandra GoodSandra Good
20 February 1944, American
Criminal
Ann CurryAnn Curry
19 November 1956, American
Journalist, Television presenter, News presenter

Christopher JudgeChristopher Judge
13 October 1964, Canadian, American
Actor
Donald MalarkeyDonald Malarkey
31 July 1921, American
Sergeant

Howard HessemanHoward Hesseman
27 February 1940, American
Actor, Television actor

Stephen J. CannellStephen J. Cannell
05 February 1941, American
Screenwriter, Actor, Film director, Film producer,
Tinker HatfieldTinker Hatfield
30 April 1952, American
Designer

Douglas HofstadterDouglas Hofstadter
15 February 1945, American
Philosopher, Writer, University teacher, Computer
Dan FoutsDan Fouts
10 June 1951, American
American Football Players

PZ MyersPZ Myers
09 March 1957, American
Biologist, Zoologist, Blogger, University teacher

Arsalan KazemiArsalan Kazemi
22 April 1990
Basketball player

Alfred GoodwinAlfred Goodwin
29 June 1923, American
Lawyer, Judge
Minoru YasuiMinoru Yasui
19 October 1916, American
Lawyer
Amir AczelAmir Aczel
06 November 1950, Israeli, American
Mathematician

Kenneth Elton KeseyKenneth Elton Kesey
17 September 1935, American
 

Steve Roland  PrefontaineSteve Roland Prefontaine
25 January 1951, American
 

To graduate from the ‘University of Oregon’ is the dream of every other child in world who wants to make it big in life. The foundation for this beautiful institution was laid in 1876 in Eugene, Oregon over a huge 295-acre of land. With over 316 graduate and undergraduate programs to offer the ‘University of Oregon’ is by far one of the most sought after institutions of the world. Apart from plain education, this university also has a fantastic athletic team who are fondly addressed as the, ‘Oregon Ducks’. With over 18 teams, this lot is the best known for football and the track sport events. This institution is a perfect mix between offering exceptionally excellent form of education along with lots of sports. With just 155 students and 5 faculties this institution has grown by leaps and bounds, to becoming a place that every student aspires to graduate from. This institution has actually had a slow climb from just 5 students graduating in the first year of its inception to thousands in today’s day and age. There are some really notable alumnus of this institution some of them being, businessman Phil Knight, the legendary runner, Steve Prefontaine and the famous television personality, Ann Curry among the many others. These personalities have made sure that they have upheld the name of the institution they have passed out from and make a name for themselves too.