Wellesley College

Discover the notable alumni of Wellesley College. The list includes people like Hillary Clinton, Madeleine Albright, Nora Ephron, Diane Sawyer & Annie Jump Cannon. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as media personalities, activists, miscellaneous, writers and intellectuals & academics 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 Madeleine Albright

Madeleine Albright
16
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Ist Female U.S. Secretary of State
Birthdate: November 28, 1937
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Smíchov, Prague, Czechia
Died: March 23, 2022
Height: 4'10" (147 cm)

 2 Elisabeth Shue

Elisabeth Shue
32
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 6, 1963
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Wilmington, Delaware, United States
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 3 Ali MacGraw

Ali MacGraw
5
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 1, 1939
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Pound Ridge, New York, United States
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 4 Diane Sawyer

Diane Sawyer
5
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: December 22, 1945
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Glasgow, Kentucky, United States

 5 Nora Ephron

Nora Ephron
2
Famous As: Screenwriter, Producer, Director
Birthdate: May 19, 1941
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States
Died: June 26, 2012

 6 Annie Jump Cannon

Annie Jump Cannon
2
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Astronomer
Birthdate: December 11, 1863
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Dover
Died: April 13, 1941

 7 Cokie Roberts

Cokie Roberts
3
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: December 27, 1943
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Died: September 17, 2019
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 8 Soong May-ling

Soong May-ling
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Political figure
Birthdate: March 5, 1898
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Empire of the Great Qing, China
Died: October 23, 2003

 9 Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton
77
Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former First Lady, 67th United States Secretary of State
Birthdate: October 26, 1947
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States

 10 Emilie Benes Brzezinski

Emilie Benes Brzezinski
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: artist, sculptor
Birthdate: 1932 AD
Birthplace: Geneva

 11 Nancy Friday

Nancy Friday
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: August 27, 1933
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: November 5, 2017

 12 Ayesha Jalal

Ayesha Jalal
0
Famous As: Historian who serves as the Mary Richardson Professor of History at Tufts University
Birthdate: 1956 AD
Birthplace: Lahore, Pakistan

 13 Michelle Ye

Michelle Ye
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Best known for her roles in, Eternal Happiness, Triumph in the Skies, and Lost in the Chamber of Love
Birthdate: February 14, 1980
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hangzhou, China
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 14 Ophelia Dahl

Ophelia Dahl
1
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Social justice and health care advocate
Birthdate: May 12, 1964
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Oxford, England

 15 Nayantara Sahgal

Nayantara Sahgal
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Journalist, Writer
Birthdate: May 10, 1927
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Allahabad

 16 Judith Martin

Judith Martin
0
Listed In:
Famous As: Economist, Journalist
Birthdate: September 13, 1938
Sun Sign: Virgo

 17 Rosalind E. Krauss

Rosalind E. Krauss
0
Famous As: Art Critic
Birthdate: November 30, 1941
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States

 18 Mary Rodgers

Mary Rodgers
0
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: January 11, 1931
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: June 25, 2014

 19 Marcia Davenport

Marcia Davenport
0
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: June 9, 1903
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: January 16, 1996

 20 Angelina Weld Grimké

Angelina Weld Grimké
0
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: February 27, 1880
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Died: June 10, 1958

 21 Nannerl O. Keohane

Nannerl O. Keohane
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Professor
Birthdate: September 18, 1940
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Blytheville, Arkansas, United States

 22 Barbara Goldsmith

Barbara Goldsmith
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: May 18, 1931
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: June 26, 2016

 23 Carolyn Gold Heilbrun

Carolyn Gold Heilbrun
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: January 13, 1926
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: East Orange, New Jersey, United States
Died: October 9, 2003

 24 Marjorie Grene

Marjorie Grene
0
Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: December 13, 1910
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Died: March 16, 2009

 25 Rebecca Lancefield

Rebecca Lancefield
0
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Microbiologist
Birthdate: January 5, 1895
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: New York, New York, United States
Died: March 3, 1981

 26 Sophonisba Breckinridge

Sophonisba Breckinridge
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Educator
Birthdate: April 1, 1866
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lexington, Kentucky, United States
Died: July 30, 1948

 27 Charlotte Anita Whitney

Charlotte Anita Whitney
0
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Legislator
Birthdate: July 7, 1867
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: San Francisco, California, United States
Died: February 4, 1955

 28 Santha Rama Rau

Santha Rama Rau
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: January 24, 1923
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Chennai, India
Died: April 21, 2009

 29 Helen Lynd

Helen Lynd
0
Famous As: Sociologist
Birthdate: March 17, 1896
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: La Grange, Illinois, United States
Died: January 30, 1982

 30 Colette Flesch

Colette Flesch
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: April 16, 1937
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Dudelange, Luxembourg

 31 Mary Dewson

Mary Dewson
0
Listed In: Activists
Famous As: Legislator
Birthdate: February 18, 1874
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Quincy, Massachusetts, United States
Died: September 30, 1962

 32 Ellen Fitz Pendleton

Ellen Fitz Pendleton
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Educator
Birthdate: August 7, 1864
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Westerly, Rhode Island, United States
Died: July 26, 1936

 33 Rebecca Lee Dorsey

Rebecca Lee Dorsey
0
Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Endocrinologist
Birthdate: August 30, 1859
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Los Angeles, United States
Died: March 29, 1959

 34 Sharmila Bhattacharya

Sharmila Bhattacharya
0
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chief Scientist for Astrobionics and head of the Biomodel Performance and Behavior laboratory at NASA Ames Research Center
Birthdate: March 24, 1964
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lagos, Nigeria