Discover the notable alumni of Heidelberg University. The list includes people like Brian Regan, William Walker, Prince Maximilian of Baden, Richard von Krafft-Ebing & George H. Pendleton. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as miscellaneous, intellectuals & academics, leaders, scientists and writers etc.
Brian ReganBrian Regan
02 June 1958, American
Comedian
William WalkerWilliam Walker
08 May 1824, American
President

Emanuel LaskerEmanuel Lasker
24 December 1868, German
Chess player

Prince Maximilian of BadenPrince Maximilian of Baden
10 July 1867, German
Politician

Ludwig FeuerbachLudwig Feuerbach
28 July 1804, German
Anthropologist

Karl JaspersKarl Jaspers
23 February 1883, Swiss, German
Psychiatrist
John Amos ComeniusJohn Amos Comenius
28 March 1592, Czech
Philosopher

Howard K. SmithHoward K. Smith
12 May 1914, American
Journalist

Richard von Krafft-EbingRichard von Krafft-Ebing
14 August 1840, Austrian, German
Psychiatrist
George H. PendletonGeorge H. Pendleton
19 July 1825, American
Politician

Golo MannGolo Mann
27 March 1909, German
Historian
Eugen von Böhm-BawerkEugen von Böhm-Bawerk
12 February 1851, Austrian
Economist

Julius Lothar MeyerJulius Lothar Meyer
19 August 1830, German
Chemist

Markus GabrielMarkus Gabriel
06 April 1980, German
Philosopher

James Bryce, 1st Viscount BryceJames Bryce, 1st Viscount Bryce
10 May 1838, Northern Irish
Historian

Jan AssmannJan Assmann
07 July 1938, German
Egyptologist
Amira Mohamed AliAmira Mohamed Ali
16 January 1980, German
Politician

Wolfhart PannenbergWolfhart Pannenberg
02 October 1928, German
Theologian

Hans DelbrückHans Delbrück
11 November 1848, German
Historian

Francis Marion CrawfordFrancis Marion Crawford
02 August 1854, Italian
Writer
Heinrich HoffmannHeinrich Hoffmann
13 June 1809, German
German physician and writer

Luc FerryLuc Ferry
03 January 1951, French
Philosopher
Friedrich RückertFriedrich Rückert
16 May 1788, German
Poet

Hermann DetznerHermann Detzner
16 October 1882, German
Explorer

Rudolf von JheringRudolf von Jhering
22 August 1818, German
Jurist
Heinrich ZimmerHeinrich Zimmer
06 December 1890, German
Linguist

Friedrich HeckerFriedrich Hecker
28 September 1811, German
Lawyer
Felix AdlerFelix Adler
13 August 1851, American
Professor

Friedrich von WieserFriedrich von Wieser
10 July 1851, Austrian
Economist

Heinrich Anton de BaryHeinrich Anton de Bary
26 January 1831, German
Botanist
Saul TchernichowskySaul Tchernichowsky
20 August 1875, Palestinian, Ukrainian, Russian
Poet

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Walther PenckWalther Penck
30 August 1888, German
Geologist
Adolf BastianAdolf Bastian
26 June 1826, German
Polymath

Jakob SteinerJakob Steiner
18 March 1796, Swiss
Mathematician

Gustav RadbruchGustav Radbruch
21 November 1878, German
Politician

Karl HaasKarl Haas
06 December 1913, German, American
Conductor
Carl Auer, Freiherr von WelsbachCarl Auer, Freiherr von Welsbach
01 September 1858, Austrian
Scientist
Richard T. ElyRichard T. Ely
13 April 1854, American
Economist

Friedrich Gustav Jacob HenleFriedrich Gustav Jacob Henle
09 July 1809, German
Physician

Louis GinzbergLouis Ginzberg
28 November 1873, Lithuanian
Scholar

Manfred WörnerManfred Wörner
24 September 1934, German
Politician
Robert EmdenRobert Emden
04 March 1862, Swiss
Astrophysicist

Georg JellinekGeorg Jellinek
16 June 1851, German
Lawyer

Karl BaedekerKarl Baedeker
03 November 1801, German
Publisher

Jonas FurrerJonas Furrer
03 March 1805, Swiss
Politician

Christian Friedrich HebbelChristian Friedrich Hebbel
18 March 1813, German
Poet
Kasimir FajansKasimir Fajans
27 May 1887, Polish, American
Chemist

Gabriel BielGabriel Biel
1420 AD, German
Philosopher
Viktor MeyerViktor Meyer
08 September 1848, German
Chemist

Judah Leon MagnesJudah Leon Magnes
05 July 1877, American
Rabbi

Moritz CantorMoritz Cantor
23 August 1829, German
Historian
Ludwig WindthorstLudwig Windthorst
17 January 1812, German
Politician

George EngelmannGeorge Engelmann
02 February 1809, German, American
Botanist
Herbert Baxter AdamsHerbert Baxter Adams
16 April 1850, American
Historian

Wolfgang CapitoWolfgang Capito
1478 AD, German
Religious reformer

Eilhard MitscherlichEilhard Mitscherlich
07 January 1794, German
Chemist

Heinrich von GagernHeinrich von Gagern
20 August 1799, German
Politician

John Eberhard FaberJohn Eberhard Faber
06 December 1822, German, American
Businessman
Franciscus GomarusFranciscus Gomarus
30 January 1563, Dutch
Theologian

Émile MeyersonÉmile Meyerson
12 February 1859, French, Polish
Epistemologist

Konstantin StoilovKonstantin Stoilov
23 September 1853, Bulgarian
Politician

Auguste BeernaertAuguste Beernaert
26 July 1829, Belgian
Politician
Charles Albert GobatCharles Albert Gobat
21 May 1843, Swiss
Lawyer

Johannes BrenzJohannes Brenz
24 June 1499, German
Theologian
Adam AsnykAdam Asnyk
11 September 1838, Polish
Poet

Gustav StruveGustav Struve
11 October 1805, German
Surgeon

Gerhard RohlfsGerhard Rohlfs
14 April 1831, German
Explorer
George Cram CookGeorge Cram Cook
07 October 1873, American
Theatre producer

Jacob MoleschottJacob Moleschott
09 August 1822, Dutch
Physiologist
Peter BlosPeter Blos
02 February 1904, German
American psychoanalyst

Frank SchirrmacherFrank Schirrmacher
05 September 1959, German
Journalist

Mikhail Nikolayevich MuravyovMikhail Nikolayevich Muravyov
19 April 1845, Russian
Statesman
Katharine AnthonyKatharine Anthony
27 November 1877, American
Biographer

Johannes StumpfJohannes Stumpf
23 April 1500, German
Theologian
Friedrich Konrad BeilsteinFriedrich Konrad Beilstein
17 February 1838, Russian
Chemist

Hermann Franz Moritz KoppHermann Franz Moritz Kopp
30 October 1817, German
Chemist

Johann Friedrich BöhmerJohann Friedrich Böhmer
22 April 1795, German
Historian

Richard RotheRichard Rothe
28 January 1799, German
Theologian
Carl GraebeCarl Graebe
24 February 1841, German
Chemist
Helmuth Theodor BossertHelmuth Theodor Bossert
11 September 1889, German
Historian

Otto BehaghelOtto Behaghel
03 May 1854, German
Professor

María Dolores AgüeroMaría Dolores Agüero
14 October 1982, Honduran
Politician

Louis Auguste SabatierLouis Auguste Sabatier
22 October 1839, French
Historian
Mary Mills PatrickMary Mills Patrick
10 March 1850, American
Author

Victor Mordechai GoldschmidtVictor Mordechai Goldschmidt
10 February 1853, German
Mineralogist

Walter Herman BucherWalter Herman Bucher
12 March 1888, German, American
Geologist

Oscar SonneckOscar Sonneck
06 October 1873, American
Librarian

Jakob SederholmJakob Sederholm
20 July 1863, Finnish
Petrologist
Michael NehlsMichael Nehls
20 October 1962, German
Cyclist

Johann Conrad KernJohann Conrad Kern
11 June 1808, Swiss
Statesman
Harry RosenbuschHarry Rosenbusch
24 June 1836, German
Petrographer

Max von GagernMax von Gagern
25 March 1810, German
Politician
Otto von GerlachOtto von Gerlach
12 April 1801, German
Theologian
August Ludwig FollenAugust Ludwig Follen
21 January 1794, German
Poet