Wesleyan University

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.

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 The Undertaker

The Undertaker.
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Professional Wrestler
Birthdate: March 24, 1965
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
Height: 6'10" (208 cm)

 2 Lin-Manuel Miranda

Lin-Manuel Miranda.
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: January 16, 1980
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 3 Michael Bay

Michael Bay.
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Famous As: Film Director, Producer
Birthdate: February 17, 1965
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Los Angeles
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 4 Beanie Feldstein

Beanie Feldstein.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 24, 1993
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States

 5 Clark Gregg

Clark Gregg.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 2, 1962
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 6 Bradley Whitford

Bradley Whitford
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 10, 1959
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Madison, Wisconsin, USA
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 7 Daniel Weiss

Daniel Weiss.
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Famous As: Television Producer
Birthdate: April 23, 1971
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 8 Ram Dass

Ram Dass.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Spiritual Teacher
Birthdate: April 6, 1931
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts
Died: December 22, 2019

 9 Emily Kinney

Emily Kinney
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: actor, musician, singer, stage actor, television actor
Birthdate: August 15, 1985
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Nebraska
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 10 William Christopher

William Christopher.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 20, 1932
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Evanston, Illinois, U.S.
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 11 John McLaughlin

John McLaughlin
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Guitarist, Bandleader, composer
Birthdate: January 4, 1942
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Doncaster

 12 Amanda Palmer

Amanda Palmer
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer, Street artist, Composer, Pianist, Musician, Playwright, Blogger, Songwriter
Birthdate: April 30, 1976
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: New York City
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 13 Kim Wayans

Kim Wayans.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 16, 1961
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City, New York
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 14 Michael Bennett

Michael Bennett
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: November 28, 1964
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: New Delhi, India

 15 Bill Belichick

Bill Belichick
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American football coach
Birthdate: April 16, 1952
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 16 Joss Whedon

Joss Whedon.
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Famous As: Screenwriter, Director & Producer
Birthdate: June 23, 1964
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 17 Elisabeth Harnois

Elisabeth Harnois.
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 26, 1979
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 18 Willie Garson

Willie Garson.
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 20, 1964
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Highland Park, New Jersey
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 19 Alex Kurtzman

Alex Kurtzman
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Screenwriter, Film director, Film producer
Birthdate: September 7, 1973
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Los Angeles

 20 Anuradha Sriram

Anuradha Sriram
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: July 9, 1970
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Chennai

 21 Kenneth Lonergan

Kenneth Lonergan
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Screenwriter, Playwright, Theatre director, Actor, Film director, Author
Birthdate: October 16, 1962
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New York City

 22 Santigold

Santigold
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: September 25, 1976
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.

 23 Akiva Goldsman

Akiva Goldsman
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Screenwriter, Film producer, Film director, Writer
Birthdate: July 7, 1962
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: New York City

 24 William R. Moses

William R. Moses
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 17, 1959
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 25 Patricia Wettig

Patricia Wettig
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Actor, Playwright, Stage actor, Television actor
Birthdate: December 4, 1951
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Cincinnati
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 26 Daniel Dennett

Daniel Dennett.
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Birthdate: March 28, 1942
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts

 27 Matthew Weiner

Matthew Weiner.
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Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: June 29, 1965
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 28 Emilio Q. Daddario

Emilio Q. Daddario
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: September 24, 1918
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Newton Centre, Newton, Massachusetts, United States
Died: July 7, 2010

 29 John Perry Barlow

John Perry Barlow
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: October 3, 1947
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Pinedale, Wyoming, USA
Died: February 7, 2018

 30 Edward Thorndike

Edward Thorndike.
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Famous As: Psychologist
Birthdate: August 31, 1874
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Williamsburg, Massachusetts, United States
Died: August 9, 1949

 31 Sebastian Junger

Sebastian Junger
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Famous As: Film director, Journalist, Non-fiction writer, Screenwriter
Birthdate: January 17, 1962
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Belmont

 32 Jon Turteltaub

Jon Turteltaub
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: August 8, 1963
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

 33 Candace Nelson

Candace Nelson.
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Listed In: Food Experts
Famous As: Pastry Chef
Birthdate: May 8, 1974
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Indonesia

 34 Bozoma Saint John

Bozoma Saint John.
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Chief Brand Officer at Uber
Birthdate: January 21, 1977
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ghana

 35 Adlai Stevenson I

Adlai Stevenson I.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: 23rd Vice President of the United States
Birthdate: October 23, 1835
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Christian County
Died: June 14, 1914

 36 Hari Kondabolu

Hari Kondabolu
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: October 21, 1982
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Queens, New York (state) New York, U.S.
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 37 Charles W. Fairbanks

Charles W. Fairbanks.
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former American senator
Birthdate: May 11, 1852
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Unionville Center
Died: June 4, 1918

 38 Edward M. Kennedy, Jr.

Edward M. Kennedy, Jr.
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: September 26, 1961
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Boston

 39 Ruben Fleischer

Ruben Fleischer
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: October 31, 1974
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Washington, District of Columbia, USA

 40 David McClelland

David McClelland
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Famous As: Psychologist, University teacher, Sociologist
Birthdate: May 20, 1917
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Mount Vernon
Died: March 27, 1998

 41 Dar Williams

Dar Williams
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter, Musician, Writer, Singer, Composer, Songwriter, Guitarist
Birthdate: April 19, 1967
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Mount Kisco

 42 Prince Carlos, Duke of Parma

Prince Carlos, Duke of Parma
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Prince
Birthdate: January 27, 1970
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Nijmegen, Netherlands

 43 David Jay

David Jay
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Activist
Birthdate: April 24, 1982
Sun Sign: Taurus

 44 Elliot Aronson

Elliot Aronson
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Famous As: Psychologist, Sociologist, University teacher, Writer
Birthdate: January 9, 1932
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Chelsea

 45 Charles Olson

Charles Olson
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Poet
Birthdate: December 27, 1910
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
Died: January 10, 1970
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)

 46 T. Balasaraswati

T. Balasaraswati
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Listed In: Dancers
Famous As: Dancer
Birthdate: May 13, 1918
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chennai, India
Died: February 9, 1984

 47 Steve Almond

Steve Almond
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Listed In:
Famous As: Writer, Journalist, Literary critic
Birthdate: October 27, 1966
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: California

 48 David Josiah Brewer

David Josiah Brewer
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Jurist
Birthdate: June 20, 1837
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: İzmir, Turkey
Died: March 28, 1910

 49 Adolf Grunbaum

Adolf Grunbaum
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: May 15, 1923
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cologne, Germany
Died: November 15, 2018

 50 Wilbur Olin Atwater

Wilbur Olin Atwater
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: May 3, 1844
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Johnsburg, New York, United States
Died: September 22, 1907