Walter A. Gordon
Walter Arthur Gordon (October 10, 1894 – April 2, 1976) was the first African American to receive a doctorate of law from UC Berkeley's Boalt Hall law school. He had an extremely long and varied caree...
Tarthang Tulku
Tarthang Tulku (Tibetan: དར་ཐང་སྤྲུལ་སྐུ་རིན་པོ་ཆེ, Wylie: Dar-thang Sprul-sku Rin-po-che) (born 1934) is a Tibetan teacher (lama) in the Nyingma tradition who lives in the United States,...
Seymour Fromer
Seymour Fromer (October 3, 1922 – October 25, 2009) was an American co-founder of the Judah L. Magnes Museum in Berkeley, California. Fromer co-founded the museum, which houses 11,000 Jewish artifact...
Tyrone Hayes
Tyrone B. Hayes (born July 29, 1967) is an American biologist and professor of Integrative Biology at University of California, Berkeley known for his research findings concluding that the herbicide a...
Ben Horowitz
Ben Horowitz (born June 13, 1966) is an American businessman, investor, blogger, and author. He is a high technology entrepreneur and co-founder and general partner along with Marc Andreessen of the v...
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Bob Berring
Robert Charles "Bob" Berring, Jr. (born November 20, 1949) is a noted figure in law, as a professor, librarian, scholar and researcher.
Born in 1949 in Canton, Ohio, Berring received his undergrad...
Eric Allman
Eric Paul Allman (born September 2, 1955) is an American computer programmer who developed sendmail and its precursor delivermail in the late 1970s and early 1980s at UC Berkeley. In 1998, Allman co-...
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Marian Koshland
Marian Elliott "Bunny" Koshland (October 25, 1921 – October 28, 1997) was an American immunologist who discovered that the differences in amino acid composition of antibodies explains the efficie...
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Les Blank
Les Blank (November 27, 1935 – April 7, 2013) was an American documentary filmmaker best known for his portraits of American traditional musicians.
Blank attended Phillips Academy Andover, and Tul...
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Joan Blades
Joan Blades (b. ca. 1956 in Berkeley, California) is an American businessperson and liberal political activist. In 1987, she and her husband Wes Boyd co-founded Berkeley Systems, a San Francisco Bay a...
Lakireddy Bali Reddy
Lakireddy Bali Reddy(లకిరెడ్డి బాలిరెడ్డి ) is an American businessman and criminal. He is a Berkeley, California real estate mogul and overseas philanthropist who in 2001 was convicted of human tra...
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Mary Yamashiro Otani
Mary Yamashiro Otani (Japanese: メアリー山城大谷 Mearī Yamashiro Ōtani) (July 5, 1923 in Berkeley, California – August 22, 2005) was a Richmond, California community activist. She was a student at U...
Max Butler
Max Ray Vision (formerly Max Ray Butler, alias Iceman, born 10 July 1972), a former computer security consultant, is an online hacker charged with two counts of wire fraud and theft of nearly 2 m...
Alvin S. White
Alvin Swauger White (December 9, 1918 - April 29, 2006) was an American test pilot, engineer, and a USAF astronaut. He flew the maiden flights of both XB-70 Valkyrie aircraft, the first 2,000 mph...
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W.T. Reid
W.T. Reid (1842–1922) was born in Jacksonville, Illinois and served as the Fourth President of the University of California from 1881 to 1885. He married Julia Reed (1846-1917) on August 16, 187...
Jack J. Catton
General Jack Joseph Catton (February 5, 1920 – December 5, 1990) was a United States Air Force four-star general and was commander of the Air Force Logistics Command with headquarters at Wright-...
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Ted Chabasinski
Ted Chabasinski (born March 20, 1937) is an American psychiatric survivor, human rights activist and attorney who lives in Berkeley, California. At the age of six, he was taken from his foster family'...
David P. Gardner
David Pierpont Gardner (born March 24, 1933) was the 15th president of the University of California and was also the president of the University of Utah.
Gardner was born in Berkeley, California, ...
Richard J. Maynes
Richard John Maynes (born October 29, 1950) has been a general authority of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) since 1997 and a member of the church's Presidency of the Seven...