University Of Virginia Notable Alumni

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Discover the notable alumni of University Of Virginia. The list includes people like Robert F. Kennedy, Woodrow Wilson, Tina Fey, William Faulkner & Georgia O'Keeffe. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as miscellaneous, scientists, lawyers & judges, writers and leaders etc.
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 1 
Edgar Allan Poe
(Writer and Poet - Widely Regarded as a Central Figure of Romanticism in the United States)
Edgar Allan Poe
34
Birthdate: January 19, 1809
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: October 7, 1849
 2 
Woodrow Wilson
(28th President of the United States (1913 - 1921))
Woodrow Wilson
28
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 28, 1856
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Staunton, Virginia, United States
Died: February 3, 1924
 3 
Tina Fey
(Actress & Comedian Best Known for Her Work in Comedy Sketch Series 'Saturday Night Live')
Tina Fey
57
Birthdate: May 18, 1970
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, United States
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 4 
Robert F. Kennedy
(United States Senator, Brother of President John F. Kennedy)
Robert F. Kennedy
28
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 20, 1925
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brookline, Massachusetts
Died: June 6, 1968
 5 
Georgia O'Keeffe
(American Modernist Artist Known for Her Flowers and New York Skyscrapers Paintings)
Georgia O'Keeffe
17
Birthdate: November 15, 1887
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sun Prairie, Wisconsin, United States
Died: March 6, 1986
 6 
Alexis Ohanian
(Co-Founder and Executive Chairman of the Social Media Site ‘Reddit’)
Alexis Ohanian
14
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: April 24, 1983
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 7 
Ben McKenzie
3
Birthdate: September 12, 1978
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Austin, Texas, United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 8 
Vince Gilligan
(Screenwriter, Director)
Vince Gilligan
3
Birthdate: February 10, 1967
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 9 
Ted Kennedy
(United States Senator from Massachusetts (1962 – 2009))
Ted Kennedy
27
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 22, 1932
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Died: August 25, 2009
 10 
Sarah Drew
(Actress)
Sarah Drew
0
Birthdate: October 1, 1980
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Stony Brook, New York, USA
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 11 
William Halsey Jr.
(Military officer)
William Halsey Jr.
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 30, 1882
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Elizabeth, New Jersey, United States
Died: August 16, 1959
 12 
Christina Tosi
3
Listed In: Food Experts
Birthdate: November 9, 1981
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ohio, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 13 
Tiki Barber
(American Football Player)
Tiki Barber
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 7, 1975
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Blacksburg, Virginia, USA
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 14 
Steve Huffman
(Co-Founder and CEO of ‘Reddit’, a Social News and Discussion Website)
Steve Huffman
5
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: November 12, 1983
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Lansing, Michigan, United States
 15 
Chris Long
(American football player)
Chris Long
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 28, 1985
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 16 
Malcolm Brogdon
(Basketball player)
Malcolm Brogdon
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 11, 1992
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 17 
Ralph Sampson
(Basketball Player)
Ralph Sampson
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 7, 1960
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Harrisonburg, Virginia, United States
Height: 7'4" (224 cm)
 18 
Robert Mueller
(6th Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (2001 - 2013))
Robert Mueller
18
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 7, 1944
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 19 
Bill Nelson
(Former United States Senator)
Bill Nelson
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 29, 1942
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States
 20 
Barry Marshall
(Australian physician)
Barry Marshall
3
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: September 30, 1951
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
 21 
Dawn Staley
(Basketball player)
Dawn Staley
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 4, 1970
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 22 
Emily Swallow
(Actress)
Emily Swallow
2
Birthdate: December 18, 1979
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 23 
Richard E. Byrd
(American Naval Officer and Explorer Known for His Expedition of the Antarctic Plateau)
Richard E. Byrd
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 25, 1888
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Winchester, Virginia, United States
Died: March 11, 1957
 24 
Krystal Ball
(Journalist)
Krystal Ball
4
Birthdate: November 24, 1981
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: King George County, Virginia, United States
 25 
Sean Patrick Thomas
(Best Known for His Role as ‘Derek Reynolds’ in the Film ‘Save the Last Dance’)
Sean Patrick Thomas
3
Birthdate: December 17, 1970
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 26 
Dylan Walsh
(Best Known for His Role as ‘Dr. Sean McNamara’ in the TV Series ‘Nip/Tuck’)
Dylan Walsh
3
Birthdate: November 17, 1963
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 27 
Sam Riegel
(Voice Actors)
Sam Riegel
0
Birthdate: October 9, 1976
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Washington, District of Columbia, USA
 28 
Daryl Dike
(Footballer Striker position)
Daryl Dike
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 3, 2000
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Edmond, Oklahoma, United States
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 29 
Katie Couric
(Journalist and Television Host at All of the ‘Big Three' Television Networks in the United States)
Katie Couric
20
Birthdate: January 7, 1957
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Arlington County, Virginia, United States
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)
 30 
Schuyler Fisk
(Actress, Singer, Songwriter)
Schuyler Fisk
0
Birthdate: July 8, 1982
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 31 
Gesine Bullock-Prado
(Pastry chef, TV personality, author)
Gesine Bullock-Prado
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 6, 1970
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
 32 
Jonathan Cheban
(Television personality)
Jonathan Cheban
2
Birthdate: February 21, 1974
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Fort Lee, New Jersey, USA
 33 
Ronde Barber
(American football player)
Ronde Barber
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 7, 1975
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Blacksburg, Virginia, USA
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 34 
Danielle Collins
(Tennis player)
Danielle Collins
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 13, 1993
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: St. Petersburg, Florida, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 35 
Otto Warmbier
(Victim of North Korean Torture)
Otto Warmbier
23
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: December 12, 1994
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Died: June 19, 2017
 36 
Ronald Coase
(Economist)
Ronald Coase
0
Birthdate: December 29, 1910
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Willesden, London, England
Died: September 2, 2013
 37 
Rick Carlisle
(Basketball coach)
Rick Carlisle
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 27, 1959
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Ogdensburg, New York, United States
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 38 
Robert Aldrich
(Director)
Robert Aldrich
1
Birthdate: August 9, 1918
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Cranston, Rhode Island, USA
Died: December 5, 1983
 39 
Marvin Bush
(American Businessman and Son of Former US President George H.W. Bush)
Marvin Bush
2
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: October 22, 1956
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Midland, Texas, USA
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 40 
Brit Hume
(Journalists)
Brit Hume
4
Birthdate: June 22, 1943
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Washington, District of Columbia, USA
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 41 
De'Andre Hunter
(Basketball player)
De'Andre Hunter
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 2, 1997
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Height: 6'8" (203 cm)
 42 
Joe Harris
(Basketball player)
Joe Harris
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 6, 1991
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Chelan, Washington, United States
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)
 43 
Michael LeMoyne Kennedy
(Son of Robert F. Kennedy Jr. who tragically died in a 1997 skiing accident.)
Michael LeMoyne Kennedy
8
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 27, 1958
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
Died: December 31, 1997
 44 
Alben W. Barkley
(35th Vice President of the U.S)
Alben W. Barkley
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 24, 1877
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Lowes, Kentucky
Died: April 30, 1956
 45 
John Warner
(Politician)
John Warner
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 18, 1927
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
 46 
Francis Collins
(American Physician-Geneticist who Discovered the Genes Associated with a Number of Diseases and Led the Human Genome Project)
Francis Collins
4
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: April 14, 1950
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Staunton, Virginia, United States
 47 
Paul Tudor Jones
(Stockbroker, Financier)
Paul Tudor Jones
1
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: September 28, 1954
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Memphis
 48 
Jason George
4
Birthdate: February 9, 1972
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA
 49 
Stan Winston
(Film director, Make-up artist, Film producer, Engineer, Writer, Actor, Theatrical makeup)
Stan Winston
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 7, 1946
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Arlington County
Died: June 16, 2008
 50 
Owsley Stanley
(Audio Engineer and Key Figure in the San Francisco Bay Area 'Hippie Movement' During the 1960s)
Owsley Stanley
2
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: January 19, 1935
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kentucky, United States
Died: March 12, 2011
The University of Virginia, popularly known as just Virginia is one of the most popular and reputed research universities in the world. This institution was founded by the famous author, Thomas Jefferson in the year 1819. Apart from being exceptionally popular for the kind of education they offer, the University of Virginia is also very famous for its academic honor code, Secret societies and the beautiful historic foundations. As per the reputed UNESCO, choose, University of Virgina as the only ‘World Heritage Site’ college. The alumni of any institution speak a lot about the institution they come from and the alumni of thus university are beyond belief. The best part of this institution is that they have a perfect blend between academics and sports. The way they encourage sports and academics makes most of their alumni complete all-rounders. This institution has set unbeatable standards of hard work, determination, grit and excellence. They have made sure that they have set high bench marks for the future generation. Some of the most famous alumni of University Of Virginia are Internet entrepreneur, Alexis Ohanian or famous writer, Edgar Allan Poe, pretty actress, Tina Fey. They have shown the world that with hard work and dedication, impossible is just a word. This list of notable University Of Virginia 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 Virginia alumni who made it to this list.