University Of Oregon Notable Alumni

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.

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 Sam Elliott

Sam Elliott
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 9, 1944
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sacramento, California, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 2 John Madden

John Madden
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Famous As: American football coach
Birthdate: April 10, 1936
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Austin, Minnesota, United States
Died: December 28, 2021
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 3 Kaitlin Olson

Kaitlin Olson
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 18, 1975
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, USA
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 4 Ty Burrell

Ty Burrell
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 22, 1967
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Grants Pass, Oregon, USA
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 5 Chael Sonnen

Chael Sonnen
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Mixed Martial Artist
Birthdate: April 3, 1977
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: West Linn, Oregon, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 6 Phil Knight

Phil Knight
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Co-founder of Nike, Inc.
Birthdate: February 24, 1938
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Portland
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 7 David Ogden Stiers

David Ogden Stiers
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 31, 1942
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Peoria, Illinois, USA
Died: March 3, 2018
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
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 8 Bol Bol

Bol Bol
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball Player
Birthdate: November 16, 1999
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Khartoum, Sudan
Height: 7'2" (218 cm)

 9 Marcus Mariota

Marcus Mariota
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: October 30, 1993
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

 10 Lindsay Wagner

Lindsay Wagner
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 22, 1949
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 11 Justin Herbert

Justin Herbert
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: March 10, 1998
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Eugene, Oregon, United States
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 12 Daniel Wu

Daniel Wu
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Famous As: Flexible and distinctive leading actor in the Chinese language film industry
Birthdate: September 30, 1974
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Berkeley, California, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 13 Ben Hogan

Ben Hogan
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American professional golfer
Birthdate: August 13, 1912
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Texas
Died: July 25, 1997

 14 Chuck Palahniuk

Chuck Palahniuk
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist & Journalist
Birthdate: February 21, 1962
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Pasco, Washington, United States

 15 Steve Prefontaine

Steve Prefontaine
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Long-distance Runner
Birthdate: January 25, 1951
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Coos Bay
Died: May 30, 1975
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 16 Ahmad Rashād

Ahmad Rashād
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Famous As: Sportscaster
Birthdate: November 19, 1949
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 17 Ann Curry

Ann Curry
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: November 19, 1956
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Hagåtña, Guam
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 18 Howard Hesseman

Howard Hesseman
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Famous As: Actor, Television actor
Birthdate: February 27, 1940
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Lebanon
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 19 Bill Bowerman

Bill Bowerman
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Co-founder of Nike, Inc.
Birthdate: February 19, 1911
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, U.S.
Died: December 24, 1999

 20 Ashton Eaton

Ashton Eaton
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Decathlete
Birthdate: January 21, 1988
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 21 Ken Kesey

Ken Kesey
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: September 17, 1935
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: La Junta, Colorado, United States
Died: November 10, 2001

 22 Kyle Long

Kyle Long
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: December 5, 1988
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ivy, Virginia, United States
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 23 Don Simpson

Don Simpson
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Famous As: Producer
Birthdate: October 29, 1943
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, USA
Died: January 19, 1996

 24 Sabrina Ionescu

Sabrina Ionescu
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: December 6, 1997
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Walnut Creek, California, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 25 Richie Incognito

Richie Incognito
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: July 5, 1983
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Englewood, New Jersey, USA
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 26 Edgar Buchanan

Edgar Buchanan
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 20, 1903
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Humansville, Missouri, United States
Died: April 4, 1979
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 27 Patrick Chung

Patrick Chung
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football player
Birthdate: August 19, 1987
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Kingston, Jamaica
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 28 Donald Malarkey

Donald Malarkey
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Sergeant
Birthdate: July 31, 1921
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Astoria, Oregon, USA
Died: September 30, 2017

 29 Jordan Bell

Jordan Bell
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: January 7, 1995
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 6'8" (203 cm)

 30 Ryan Zinke

Ryan Zinke
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 1, 1961
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Bozeman, Montana Bozeman, Montana, U.S.
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 31 DeForest Buckner

DeForest Buckner
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: March 17, 1994
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Waianae, Hawaii, United States
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 32 Christopher Judge

Christopher Judge
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 13, 1964
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 33 Kiko Alonso

Kiko Alonso
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: August 14, 1990
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Newton, Massachusetts, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 34 LaMichael James

LaMichael James
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: October 22, 1989
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Boston, Texas, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 35 Tinker Hatfield

Tinker Hatfield
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Listed In: Fashion
Famous As: Designer
Birthdate: April 30, 1952
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Hillsboro

 36 Payton Pritchard

Payton Pritchard
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: January 28, 1998
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tualatin, Oregon, United States
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 37 Norv Turner

Norv Turner
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football coach
Birthdate: May 17, 1952
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, USA

 38 Douglas Hofstadter

Douglas Hofstadter
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Famous As: Philosopher, Writer, University teacher, Computer scientist
Birthdate: February 15, 1945
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: New York City

 39 Haloti Ngata

Haloti Ngata
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: January 21, 1984
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Inglewood, California, United States
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 40 De'Anthony Thomas

De'Anthony Thomas
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: January 5, 1993
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 41 Miguel McKelvey

Miguel McKelvey
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Basketball player
Birthdate: 1974 AD
Birthplace: Eugene, Oregon, United States

 42 James Read

James Read
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 31, 1953
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Buffalo, New York, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 43 Joey Harrington

Joey Harrington
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: October 21, 1978
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon, United States
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 44 Stephen J. Cannell

Stephen J. Cannell
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Famous As: Television producer
Birthdate: February 5, 1941
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Died: September 30, 2010

 45 T. J. Ward

T. J. Ward
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: December 12, 1986
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 46 Dan Fouts

Dan Fouts
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Players
Birthdate: June 10, 1951
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, USA
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 47 Arik Armstead

Arik Armstead
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: November 15, 1993
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sacramento, California, United States
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 48 Bernard Lewinsky

Bernard Lewinsky
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Physician and medical researcher
Birthdate: January 10, 1943
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: San Salvador, El Salvador

 49 Kenjon Barner

Kenjon Barner
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: April 28, 1989
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Lynwood, California, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 50 Norm Van Brocklin

Norm Van Brocklin
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football player
Birthdate: March 15, 1926
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Parade, South Dakota, United States
Died: May 2, 1983
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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.