Willem Johan Kolff
Willem Johan "Pim" Kolff (February 14, 1911 – February 11, 2009) was a pioneer of hemodialysis as well as in the field of artificial organs. Willem is a member of the Kolff family, an old D...
Alvin Gittens
Alvin L. Gittins (17 January 1922 – 7 March 1981) was an English-born artist who was a professor at the University of Utah. He has been described as "one of [the United States] greatest portrait arti...
E. Adamson Hoebel
E. Adamson Hoebel (1906–1993) was Regents Professor Emeritus of anthropology at the University of Minnesota. He held a PhD in anthropology from Columbia University, where he also attended the seminar...
Steven Kistler
Samuel Stephens Kistler (March 26, 1900 – November 1975) was an American scientist and chemical engineer, best known as the inventor of aerogels, one of the lightest known solid materials.Kistler, the...
Matthew Flatt
Matthew Flatt is an American computer scientist, currently a professor of computer science at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. He is also a member of the core development team for the Racket ...
Charles L. Bestor
Charles Lemon Bestor (born December 21, 1924 in New York City) is an American composer of contemporary classical music, professor, and administrator.
Charles Lemon Bestor was born on December 21, ...
Antoine Marc Gaudin
Antoine Marc Gaudin (August 8, 1900 – August 23, 1974) was a distinguished American mineral engineer, a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a founding member of the National Ac...
Leonidas Ralph Mecham
Leonidas Ralph Mecham (born (1928-04-23) April 23, 1928 (age 86), in Murray, Utah) is the former Director of the Administrative Office of the United States Courts, having served in that position...
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Albert Sherman Christensen
Albert Sherman Christensen (June 9, 1905 – August 13, 1996) was a United States federal judge.Born in Manti, Utah, Christensen received an LL.B. from National University Law School, Washington, ...
Duane Garrison Hunt
Duane Garrison Hunt (September 19, 1884—March 31, 1960) was an American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Bishop of Salt Lake City from 1937 until his death in 1960.
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Joseph Lafayette Rawlins
Joseph Lafayette Rawlins (March 28, 1850 – May 24, 1926) was a delegate from the Territory of Utah and a Senator from Utah.Rawlins was born at Millcreek, Salt Lake County, Utah on March...
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Arnold Friberg
Arnold Friberg (December 21, 1913 – July 1, 2010) was an American illustrator and painter noted for his religious and patriotic works. He is perhaps best known for his 1975 painting The Prayer a...
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Thomas Stockham
Thomas Greenway Stockham (December 22, 1933 – January 6, 2004) was an American scientist who developed the first practical digital audio recording system, and pioneered techniques for digital au...
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David N. Sundwall
Dr. David N. Sundwall is a primary care physician and served as the Executive Director of the Utah Department of Health from January 2005 to January 2011.
He was born and raised in Murray, Utah, a...
C. Brooklyn Derr
C. Brooklyn Derr was the Staheli Professor of International Business and the director of the Global Business Management Center at the Marriott School of Management of Brigham Young University (BYU). ...
Don Carlos Young
Joseph Don Carlos Young (May 6, 1855 – October 19, 1938) was an American architect and the Church Architect for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 1887 until 1893. In 1893, the offic...
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Agha Shahid Ali
Agha Shahid Ali (February 1949, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir - 8 December 2001 Amherst, Massachusetts) was a poet. His collections include A Walk Through the Yellow Pages, The Half-Inch Himalayas, A No...
Obert C. Tanner
Obert Clark Tanner (September 20, 1904 – October 14, 1993) was a University of Utah professor of philosophy, philanthropist, and founder of O.C. Tanner Co.
Tanner was born in Farmington, Utah to J...
T. Bill Sutherland
Bill Sutherland (born March 31, 1942) is a notable American theoretical physicist. He received his PhD in 1968 while studying under Nobel laureate C. N. Yang at Stony Brook. He is best known for his w...
George Edward Cheney
George E. Cheney is an educator, writer, speaker, facilitator, and consultant. Together with his wife and colleague, Sally Planalp, he currently divides his time between Ohio, Utah, and Colorado. Che...
L. John Nuttall (educator)
Leonard John Nuttall (July 6, 1887 – April 18, 1944) was acting president of Brigham Young University (BYU) in 1926 and 1927 while President Franklin S. Harris was on a world tour. He also served as ...
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Stephen L Richards
Stephen L Richards (June 18, 1879 – May 19, 1959) was a prominent leader in the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). He was a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of th...
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Donald Revell
Donald Revell (born 1954 in Bronx, New York) is an American poet, essayist, translator and professor.Revell has won numerous honors and awards for his work, beginning with his first book, From the Aba...
Gregory Cochran
Gregory M. Cochran (born 1953) is a physicist and adjunct professor of anthropology at the University of Utah, known for hypotheses in evolutionary medicine and genetic anthropology. He argues that cu...
Orson Spencer
Orson Spencer (March 14, 1802 – October 15, 1855) was a prolific writer and prominent member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He served in several highly visible positions wit...
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Friedrich St. Florian
Friedrich St.Florian (born 1932) is an Austrian-American architect. He was born Friedrich St.Florian Gartler in the Austrian city of Graz. He moved to the USA in 1961, and became a naturalized U.S. ci...
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James L. Barker
James Louis Barker (27 July 1880 – 29 May 1958) was an American historian and a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church).
Barker received his early education in ...
Thomas J. Parmley
Thomas J. Parmley (1897–1997) was a physics professor at the University of Utah. He served as chairman of the UofU's physics department from 1957 to 1963.Parmley was born in Scofield, Utah. His father...
Lyle Campbell
Lyle Richard Campbell (born 1942) is a linguist and leading expert on indigenous American languages—especially those of Mesoamerica—and on historical linguistics in general. He also has expertise in U...