List of University of California, Los Angeles people

Lists of notable alumni, faculty, and current students of the University of California, Los Angeles.

Contents

Notable alumni

Nobel laureates

Ralph Bunche in 1963

Academia, science and technology

Arts and literature

Film, television, and theatre

Sean Astin was a 2011 Commencement speaker at UCLA
Rob Reiner in 1988

Music

Athletics

Lew Alcindor/Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Baseball

Basketball

Football

Golf

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Other

Business and law

Politics

A–K

L–Z

Miscellaneous

Notable UCLA faculty

Nobel laureates

Social science, arts and humanities

Science and technology

Athletics

  • Larry Brown – men's basketball coach, member of the Basketball Hall of Fame
  • Ben Howland – current men's basketball coach; 2006 Pac-10 Coach of the year
  • Adam Krikorian – current men's and women's water polo coach, won 9 NCAA championships; assistant coach, won 1 NCAA Championship; former UCLA water polo player that helped lead the Bruins to the 1995 NCAA title
  • Al Scates – current men's volleyball coach, won 19 NCAA championships
  • John Wooden – men's basketball coach, won 10 NCAA championships, member of the Basketball Hall of Fame both as player and coach
  • John Smith – Track and Field coach, inventor of the drive phase and world record holder at 440 yards (400 m) event.

Politics

Medicine

Business and law

Current students

References

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  3. ^ "The Sentencing Project. "John Irwin: Scholar, Activist, Convict Criminologist." January 5, 2010". Sentencingproject.org. http://www.sentencingproject.org/detail/news.cfm?news_id=838&id=167. Retrieved January 30, 2011. 
  4. ^ "Jim Lanzone Named President of CBS Interactive CBS Interactive to Acquire Clicker.com". CNBC. 2011-03-04. http://classic.cnbc.com/id/41907369. 
  5. ^ "Shakira rests hips to study at UCLA". Today.msnbc.msn.com. September 14, 2007. http://today.msnbc.msn.com/id/20768788. Retrieved January 30, 2011. 
  6. ^ Kevin Baxter, Chase Utley buys more time for the Phillies, Los Angeles Times, November 3, 2009
  7. ^ UCLA's Meb Keflezighi Wins New York City Marathon, Associated Press, via UCLABruins.com, November 1, 2009
  8. ^ "Monte Scheinblum Shines When He's Hitting Off the Tee", Bucky Albers, Dayton Daily News, May 19, 1993. Retrieved December 23, 2010.
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  14. ^ [1] Medal of Honor Recipients: World War II (T-Z)

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