Famous Washington State University Alumni

List Rules
People on this list must have gone to Washington State University and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Washington State University, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Washington State University include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Washington State University alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Washington State University 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 Washington State University.

This list is made up of graduates like Drew Bledsoe and Dolph Lundgren and other famous people from Washington State!

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Washington State University?” and “Which celebrities are Washington State University alumni?”

Check out these WSU alumni. These Washington State famous people!
  • Dolph Lundgren
    Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor
    • Age: 64
    • Birthplace: Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden
  • Paul Allen
    Programmer, Businessperson, Television producer
    • Age: 69
    • Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States of America
  • Edward R. Murrow
    Journalist, Television producer, Film Producer
    • Age: Dec. at 57 (1908-1965)
    • Birthplace: North Carolina, USA
  • Edmund O. Schweitzer, III
    Inventor, Electrical engineer, Engineer
    • Age: 75
    • Birthplace: Evanston, Illinois
  • Timothy Leary
    Psychologist, Screenwriter, Actor
    • Age: Dec. at 75 (1920-1996)
    • Birthplace: USA, Massachusetts, Springfield
  • Teresa Noreen
    Model, Actor
    • Age: 45
    • Birthplace: Spokane, Washington, United States of America
    • Age: 45
    • Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, USA
  • Jim Moeller
    • Age: 67
    • Birthplace: Vancouver, Washington
  • John Olerud
    Baseball player
    • Age: 54
    • Birthplace: USA, Washington, Seattle
    • Age: 75
    • Birthplace: Richland, Washington, USA
  • Jackson Douglas
    Television director, Film Producer, Actor
    • Age: 53
    • Birthplace: Kent, Washington, United States of America
  • Irwin Rose
    • Age: 96
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York
  • Keith Jackson
    Announcer, Journalist, Author
    • Age: 93
    • Birthplace: Roopville, Georgia, USA
  • John M. Fabian
    Pilot, Astronaut
    • Age: 83
    • Birthplace: Baytown, Texas
  • Jason Hanson
    American football player
    • Age: 52
    • Birthplace: Spokane, Washington
  • Mark Driscoll
    Author, Pastor, Writer
    • Age: 51
    • Birthplace: Grand Forks, North Dakota
  • Sherman Alexie
    Poet, Comedian, Novelist
    • Age: 55
    • Birthplace: Washington, USA
  • Drew Bledsoe
    American football player
    • Age: 50
    • Birthplace: Ellensburg, Washington, United States of America
  • Karl Paymah
    American football player
    • Age: 39
    • Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts
  • Charles Glen King
    Biochemist, Chemist
    • Age: Dec. at 91 (1896-1988)
    • Birthplace: Entiat, Washington
  • Marcus Trufant
    American football player
    • Age: 41
    • Birthplace: Tacoma, Washington
  • George Nethercutt
    Politician, Lawyer
    • Age: 77
    • Birthplace: Spokane, Washington, USA
  • Patrick Rothfuss
    Lecturer, Author, Writer
    • Age: 49
    • Birthplace: Madison, Wisconsin
  • The Game
    Songwriter, Rapper, Musician
    • Age: 42
    • Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA