Discover the notable alumni of Williams College. The list includes people like James A. Garfield, Madeleine Albright, Stephen Sondheim, Elia Kazan & Max Gail. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as film & theater personalities, media personalities, intellectuals & academics, miscellaneous and writers etc.
James A. GarfieldJames A. Garfield
19 November 1831, American
President of the U.S.A
Stephen SondheimStephen Sondheim
22 March 1930, American
American composer

Madeleine AlbrightMadeleine Albright
15 May 1937, American
Politician & Diplomat

Elia KazanElia Kazan
07 September 1909, Greek, Turkish, American
Director, Actor, Producer

Max GailMax Gail
05 April 1943, American

Steve CaseSteve Case
21 August 1958, American
Amy Hoover SandersAmy Hoover Sanders
 , American
Beto O’Rourke’s Wife

Sean DuffySean Duffy
03 October 1971, American

John JayJohn Jay
11 December 1915, American

Crispin FreemanCrispin Freeman
09 February 1972, American
Voice actor, Actor, Television actor, Screenwriter
Goh Chok TongGoh Chok Tong
20 May 1941, Singaporean

John FrankenheimerJohn Frankenheimer
19 February 1930, American
G. Stanley HallG. Stanley Hall
01 February 1844, American
Psychologist, Science writer

Walker EvansWalker Evans
03 November 1903, American
Photographer, Photojournalist, Journalist

Charles White WhittleseyCharles White Whittlesey
20 January 1884, American
Lawyer, Military personnel
James MacGregor BurnsJames MacGregor Burns
03 August 1918, American
Historian, Non-fiction writer, University teacher

Robert F. EngleRobert F. Engle
10 November 1942, American
Economist, Statistician, University teacher
Stacy SchiffStacy Schiff
26 October 1961, American
Historian, Author, Journalist, Writer, Biographer

Granville Stanley HallGranville Stanley Hall
01 February 1844, American
Psychologist, Science writer

One of the most talked about private liberal arts college, the ‘Williams College’ has been a dream educational destination for most of the youth of our country. As per the prestigious, ‘U.S. News & World Report’ the ‘Williams College’ has bagged the number one place as the liberal for 14 straight years. Even the Forbes magazine has the ranked this outstanding institution as the second best undergraduate college. This institution was initially an ‘only men’s’ college however eventually it was turned into a co-ed educational system and has remained since ever since 1970. As per reliable sources, in 2015, the acceptance rate of this university was about 16.8%. Founded in 1793, this institution has only been growing ever since then. Most of the notable alumni of this university are out there to prove their worth in the world. They are not only making the institution proud but also making sure that they build an un-tarnishable image for themselves. Some of the famous notable alumni for this institution are, the 20th U.S president, ‘James A. Garfield’ or the rich Entrepreneur Steve Case or for that matter the exceptional director, Elia Kazan. These alumnus have taken it upon themselves to set high standards of excellence for the future generation. They are sure examples of determination, hard-work and grit.