Discover the notable alumni of Wesleyan University. The list includes people like Lin-Manuel Miranda, The Undertaker, Michael Bay, Joss Whedon & Clark Gregg. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as writers, film & theater personalities, musicians, intellectuals & academics and singers etc.
Lin-Manuel MirandaLin-Manuel Miranda
16 January 1980, American
Composer
The UndertakerThe Undertaker
24 March 1965, American
Professional Wrestler

Joss WhedonJoss Whedon
23 June 1964, American
Screenwriter, Director & Producer

Michael BayMichael Bay
17 February 1965, American
Film Director, Producer

Clark GreggClark Gregg
02 April 1962, American
Actor

Ram DassRam Dass
06 April 1931, American
Spiritual Teacher
Kim WayansKim Wayans
16 October 1961, American
Actress

William ChristopherWilliam Christopher
20 October 1932, American
Actor

Bozoma Saint JohnBozoma Saint John
21 January 1977, American
Chief Brand Officer at Uber
Willie GarsonWillie Garson
20 February 1964, American
Actor

Daniel DennettDaniel Dennett
28 March 1942, American
 
Candace NelsonCandace Nelson
08 May 1974, Indonesian
Pastry Chef

Elisabeth HarnoisElisabeth Harnois
26 May 1979, American
Actress

Matthew WeinerMatthew Weiner
29 June 1965, American
Film Director

Adlai Stevenson IAdlai Stevenson I
23 October 1835, American
23rd Vice President of the United States

Charles W. FairbanksCharles W. Fairbanks
11 May 1852, American
Former American senator
Edward ThorndikeEdward Thorndike
31 August 1874, American
Psychologist

Daniel WeissDaniel Weiss
23 April 1971, American
Television Producer

Bradley WhitfordBradley Whitford
10 October 1959, American
Actor

Bill BelichickBill Belichick
16 April 1952, American
Sports coach
Amanda PalmerAmanda Palmer
30 April 1976, American
Singer, Street artist, Composer, Pianist,

Alex KurtzmanAlex Kurtzman
07 September 1973, American
Screenwriter, Film director, Film producer
Patricia WettigPatricia Wettig
04 December 1951, American
Actor, Playwright, Stage actor, Television actor

William R. MosesWilliam R. Moses
17 November 1959, American
Actor

Emily KinneyEmily Kinney
15 August 1985, American
actor, musician, singer, stage actor, television
Anuradha SriramAnuradha Sriram
09 July 1970, Indian
Singer

D. B. WeissD. B. Weiss
23 April 1971, American
Television producer
SantigoldSantigold
25 September 1976, American
Singer-songwriter

Akiva GoldsmanAkiva Goldsman
07 July 1962, American
Screenwriter, Film producer, Film director, Writer

Kenneth LonerganKenneth Lonergan
16 October 1962, American
Screenwriter, Playwright, Theatre director, Actor,
Ruben FleischerRuben Fleischer
31 October 1974, American
Director

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Jon TurteltaubJon Turteltaub
08 August 1963, American
Director
John Perry BarlowJohn Perry Barlow
03 October 1947, American
Poet

Dar WilliamsDar Williams
19 April 1967, American
Singer-songwriter, Musician, Writer, Singer,

Hari KondaboluHari Kondabolu
21 October 1982, American
Comedian

Mildred GillarsMildred Gillars
29 November 1900, American
Radio personality, Journalist
Sebastian JungerSebastian Junger
17 January 1962, American
Film director, Journalist, Non-fiction writer,
David McClellandDavid McClelland
20 May 1917, American
Psychologist, University teacher, Sociologist

Michael BennettMichael Bennett
28 November 1964, American
Politician

David JayDavid Jay
24 April 1982, American
Activist

Elliot AronsonElliot Aronson
09 January 1932, American
Psychologist, Sociologist, University teacher,
Charles OlsonCharles Olson
27 December 1910, American
Poet

David Josiah BrewerDavid Josiah Brewer
20 June 1837, Turkish, American
Jurist

Steve AlmondSteve Almond
27 October 1966, American
Writer, Journalist, Literary critic

John McLaughlinJohn McLaughlin
04 January 1942, British
guitarist, jazz musician, screenwriter, jazz

Wilbur Olin AtwaterWilbur Olin Atwater
03 May 1844, American
Chemist
Charles Hubbard JuddCharles Hubbard Judd
20 February 1873, American
Psychologist

Henry Seely WhiteHenry Seely White
20 May 1861, American
Mathematician
Edward M. Kennedy, Jr.Edward M. Kennedy, Jr.
26 September 1961, American
 

Chuck StoneChuck Stone
21 July 1924, American
Newspaper editor

George Brown GoodeGeorge Brown Goode
13 February 1851, American
Ichthyologist
Albert Francis BlakesleeAlbert Francis Blakeslee
09 November 1874, American
Botanist

Thomas Bangs ThorpeThomas Bangs Thorpe
01 March 1815, American
Humorist
Charles Manning ChildCharles Manning Child
02 February 1869, American
Zoologist

Harold D. ArnoldHarold D. Arnold
03 September 1883, American
Physicist

T. BalasaraswatiT. Balasaraswati
13 May 1918, Indian
Dancer