Famous Alumni of University Of Minnesota - Celebrities from University Of Minnesota
The University of Minnesota is popularly known as the ‘U of M’ or just a simple ‘U’ that specializes in research in Minneapolis and Saint Paul, Minnesota. This reputed institution is the sixth largest educational campus in the United States. The university had about 51,147 students in the 2013-2014 which is proof enough of the kind of popularity of the institution. With 19 colleges and schools affiliated to this institution and 6 major sister institution, University of Minnesota is out-rightly one of the best institutions to pass out from. The ‘Minnesota Golden Gophers,’ are the most talked about sports team in the world; till 2015 they had 20 National Championship awards to their credit. The ‘University of Minnesota’ is among the top 25 research institution in the ‘Center for Measuring University Performance’ in Arizona. Some of the notable alumni of the University of Minnesota are famous celebrities like, the songwriter, Bob Dylan, the famous wrestler, Brock Lesnar or the basketball player, Kris Humphries. These people have made it big in nearly all walks of life and have carved a niche for themselves. They are out to make this world a better place and uphold the reputation of the famous institution; they all have passed out from. The University of Minnesota makes sure that with severe perseverance and tough educational deadlines, the best of the lot are churned out. All the Alumni are carving a niche for themselves in whichever field they are in, be it technology, entertainment or sports, they are the best at whatever they do. This list of notable University Of Minnesota alumni is based on the individual’s achievements and fame. We are quite certain that you will be surprised by some of the notable University Of Minnesota alumni who made it to this list.
Check out the list of notable University Of Minnesota alumni. Some of the notable University Of Minnesota students are Bob Dylan, Yanni, Henry Fonda, Walter Mondale and Norman Borlaug.
The Most Famous Alumni of University Of Minnesota
|Russell M. Nelson||September 9, 1924||American||Russell M|
|Ric Flair||February 25, 1949||American||Ric Flair is a retired professional wrestler most famous for his extravagant lifestyle with an addiction to alcohol and women|
|Christiaan Barnard||November 8, 1922||South African||Dr|
|Norman Borlaug||March 25, 1914||American||Norman Borlaug was an American biologist known as the “Father of the Green Revolution”|
|Azmin Ali||August 25, 1964||Malaysian||Azmin Ali is a Malaysian politician and the current Chief Minister of Selangor|
|Robert M. Pirsig||September 6, 1928||American||Robert M|
|Yanni||November 14, 1954||Greek||A music composer, pianist and keyboardist, Yanni is famously known for his performances at unusual venues like the Taj Mahal and Acropolis Theatre|
|Bob Dylan||May 24, 1941||American||Bob Dylan is an American singer who is a major figure in the western pop music scenario|
|Tony Dungy||October 6, 1955||American||A retired NFL Coach and a former American football player, Tony Dungy is the first African-American head coach to record a victory at the Super Bowl|
|Jessica Lange||April 20, 1949||American||Jessica Lange is an American actress best known for her role in the film ‘Tootsie.’|