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Famous University Of Alberta Alumni

Updated October 13, 2018 5.5k views275 items

List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to University of Alberta and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from University of Alberta, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from University of Alberta include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished University of Alberta alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended University of Alberta are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from University of Alberta.

This list is made up of many different graduates, including Nathan Fillion and Paul Gross.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Alberta?” and “Which celebrities are University of Alberta alumni?”
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  • 1

    Nathan Fillion

    Actor, Voice acting

    Age49

    BirthplaceEdmonton, Canada

    GenderMale

    Nathan Fillion (; born March 27, 1971) is a Canadian-American actor and voice actor, known for...  more

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  • 2

    David Emerson

    Researcher, Economist

    Age75

    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada

    GenderMale

    David Lee Emerson, (born September 17, 1945) is a Canadian politician, financial executive,...  more
  • 3

    Su Guaning

    Professor, Engineer

    GenderMale

    Su Guaning (Chinese: 徐冠林; pinyin: Xú Guànlín) is a Singaporean academic and the President...  more
  • 4

    Age58

    BirthplaceGrand Rapids, Michigan, United States of America

    GenderMale

    Eric Allan Kramer (born March 26, 1962) is an American character actor who has appeared in...  more
  • 5

    Daryl Katz

    Businessperson, Philanthropist

    Age59

    BirthplaceEdmonton, Canada

    GenderMale

    Daryl Allan Katz (born May 31, 1961) is a Canadian billionaire businessman and...  more
  • 6

    Gwynyth Walsh

    Actor

    Age62

    BirthplaceWinnipeg, Canada

    GenderFemale

    Gwynyth Walsh is a Canadian actress best known for her role of the Star Trek character B'Etor,...  more
  • 7

    GenderMale

    Anatol Roshko (15 July 1923 – 23 January 2017) was a Canadian-born physicist and engineer. He...  more
  • 8

    Bennet Wong

    Psychiatrist, Lecturer

    AgeDec. at 83 (1930-2013)

    BirthplaceStrasbourg, Canada

    GenderMale

    Bennet Randall Wong (July 16, 1930 – September 25, 2013), was a Canadian psychiatrist, author...  more
  • 9

    Grant Mitchell

    Businessperson, Lecturer

    Age69

    BirthplaceOttawa, Canada

    GenderMale

    Grant Mitchell (born July 19, 1951) is a Canadian politician and businessman. Formerly a...  more
  • 10

    Neville Wright

    Bobsleigher, Athlete

    Age39

    BirthplaceEdmonton, Canada

    GenderMale

    Neville Wright is an Olympic Bobsleigher from Canada....  more
  • 11

    David Bissett

    Bobsleigher, Athlete

    Age41

    BirthplaceLethbridge, Canada

    GenderMale

    David Bissett (born September 26, 1979) is a Canadian bobsledder who has competed since 2005....  more
  • 12

    Age79

    BirthplaceGoes, Kingdom of the Netherlands

    GenderMale

    Bastiaan Cornelis van Fraassen (; born 5 April 1941) is a Dutch-American philosopher noted for...  more
  • 13

    Kevin Taft

    Consultant

    Age65

    BirthplaceSaskatoon, Canada

    GenderMale

    Kevin Taft (born September 9, 1955) is a best-selling author, consultant, speaker, and former...  more
  • 14

    Age69

    BirthplaceHilversum, Kingdom of the Netherlands

    GenderFemale

    Bartha Maria Knoppers, (born May 26, 1951) is a Canadian lawyer and an expert on the ethical...  more
  • 15

    Rona Ambrose

    Civil servant

    Age51

    BirthplaceValleyview, Canada

    GenderFemale

    Ronalee Chapchuk "Rona" Ambrose (; born March 15, 1969) is a former Canadian politician who...  more
  • 16

    W. Michael Gallatin

    Scientist
    Dr. Michael Gallatin joined Frazier Healthcare in 2006 as Venture Partner to the Biopharma...
  • 17

    Paul Gross

    Film Score Composer, Television producer

    Age61

    BirthplaceCalgary, Canada

    GenderMale

    Paul Michael Gross, OC (born April 30, 1959) is a Canadian actor, producer, director, singer,...  more
  • 18

    Vincent Dantzer

    Economist, Lawyer

    AgeDec. at 78 (1923-2001)

    BirthplaceRush Lake, Saskatchewan

    GenderMale

    Vincent Martin Dantzer (2 October 1923 – 13 March 2001) was a Canadian lawyer, economist, and...  more
  • 19

    Dale C. Thomson

    Political scientist

    AgeDec. at 76 (1923-1999)

    GenderMale

    Dale Cairns Thomson (17 June 1923 – 27 April 1999) was a professor and departmental director...  more
  • 20

    AgeDec. at 91 (1917-2008)

    BirthplaceEdmonton, Canada

    GenderMale

    Robert "Bob" Edward Folinsbee (April 16, 1917 – May 1, 2008) was a Canadian geologist, whose...  more
  • 21

    Joe Clark

    Businessperson, Politician

    Age81

    BirthplaceHigh River, Canada

    GenderMale

    Charles Joseph "Joe" Clark (born June 5, 1939) is a Canadian elder statesman, businessman,...  more
  • 22

    Age38

    BirthplaceSt. Albert, Canada

    GenderMale

    Marc Kennedy (born February 5, 1982) is a Canadian curler, and Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic...  more
  • 23

    Age73

    BirthplaceToronto, Canada

    GenderMale

    Don Tapscott (born June 1, 1947) is a Canadian business executive, author, consultant and...  more
  • 24

    Age60

    BirthplaceThe Pas, Canada

    GenderMale

    Gerard Michael Kennedy (born July 24, 1960) is a Canadian politician in Ontario, Canada. He...  more
  • 25

    Thomas Lukaszuk

    Politician, Teacher

    Age51

    BirthplaceGdynia, Poland

    GenderMale

    Thomas Adam Lukaszuk (born April 5, 1969) is a Polish-born Canadian politician and former...  more