Discover the notable alumni of Humboldt University Of Berlin. The list includes people like Max Weber, Heinrich Heine, Kurt Lewin, Felix Mendelssohn & Daniel Funke. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as intellectuals & academics, miscellaneous, leaders, writers and scientists etc.
Maximilian Carl Emil WeberMax Weber
21 April 1864, German
Sociologist
Heinrich HeineHeinrich Heine
13 December 1797, German
Poet

Kurt LewinKurt Lewin
09 September 1890, German, American
Psychologist

Felix MendelssohnFelix Mendelssohn
03 February 1809, German
Composer

Daniel FunkeDaniel Funke
23 July 1981, German
Journalist

Ram Manohar LohiaRam Manohar Lohia
23 March 1910, Indian
Politician
György LukácsGyörgy Lukács
13 April 1885, Hungarian
Philosopher

Karen HorneyKaren Horney
16 September 1885, German
Psychoanalyst

Karl LiebknechtKarl Liebknecht
13 January 1871, German
Lawyer
Sophie, Princess of PrussiaSophie, Princess of Prussia
07 March 1978, German
Princess

Ludwig FeuerbachLudwig Feuerbach
28 July 1804, German
Anthropologist
Mihai EminescuMihai Eminescu
15 January 1850, Romanian
Poet

Konstantin von NeurathKonstantin von Neurath
02 February 1873, German
Diplomat

Georg SimmelGeorg Simmel
01 March 1858, German
Sociologist

Christiane PaulChristiane Paul
08 March 1974, German
Actress

Bernhard von BülowBernhard von Bülow
03 May 1849, German
Statesman
Tsitsi DangarembgaTsitsi Dangarembga
04 February 1959, Zimbabwean
Novelist

Gustav HeinemannGustav Heinemann
23 July 1899, German
Politician

Franziska GiffeyFranziska Giffey
03 May 1978, German
Politician

Sabine Bergmann-PohlSabine Bergmann-Pohl
20 April 1946, German
Politician
Wolfgang KöhlerWolfgang Köhler
21 January 1887, Russian
Psychologist

Carl PetersCarl Peters
27 September 1856, German
Explorer
Emin PashaEmin Pasha
28 March 1840, German
Physician

Kitasato ShibasaburoKitasato Shibasaburo
29 January 1853, Japanese
Physician

Kurt SchumacherKurt Schumacher
13 October 1895, German
Politician
Erich NeumannErich Neumann
23 January 1905, German, Israeli
Psychologist

Palina RojinskiPalina Rojinski
21 April 1985, German, Russian
Television Presenter
Hermann GrassmannHermann Grassmann
15 April 1809, German, Polish
Polymath

Ludwig KlagesLudwig Klages
10 December 1872, German
Philosopher

Dieter HallervordenDieter Hallervorden
05 September 1935, German
Comedian
Eugen GoldsteinEugen Goldstein
05 September 1850, German
Physicist

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Hans LutherHans Luther
10 March 1879, German
Politician
Sebastian HaffnerSebastian Haffner
27 December 1907, German
Journalist

István TiszaIstván Tisza
22 April 1861, Hungarian
Politician

Jenny ErpenbeckJenny Erpenbeck
12 March 1967, German
Writer

Ferdinand Georg FrobeniusFerdinand Georg Frobenius
26 October 1849, German
Mathematician
Willy LeyWilly Ley
02 October 1906, German, American
Writer
Gotthold EisensteinGotthold Eisenstein
16 April 1823, German
Mathematician

Walter H. SchottkyWalter H. Schottky
23 July 1886, German
Physicist

Eugen DühringEugen Dühring
12 January 1833, German
Philosopher

Heinz BerggruenHeinz Berggruen
06 January 1914, German
Art Dealer
James Henry BreastedJames Henry Breasted
27 August 1865, American
Archaeologist

Ernst KantorowiczErnst Kantorowicz
03 May 1895, German, American
Historian

Mihail KogălniceanuMihail Kogălniceanu
06 September 1817, Moldovan, Romanian
Statesman

Rudolf von JheringRudolf von Jhering
22 August 1818, German
Jurist

Heinrich ZimmerHeinrich Zimmer
06 December 1890, German
Linguist
Hans HassHans Hass
23 January 1919, Austrian
Biologist

Gustav FreytagGustav Freytag
13 July 1816, Polish
Novelist
Paul Gottlieb NipkowPaul Gottlieb Nipkow
22 August 1860, German, Polish
Technician

Heinrich BarthHeinrich Barth
16 February 1821, German
Explorer

Emil Heinrich Du Bois-ReymondEmil Heinrich Du Bois-Reymond
07 November 1818, German
Physician
Adolf BastianAdolf Bastian
26 June 1826, German
Polymath

Paul de LagardePaul de Lagarde
02 November 1827, German
Orientalist
Jakob SteinerJakob Steiner
18 March 1796, Swiss
Mathematician

Gustav RadbruchGustav Radbruch
21 November 1878, German
Politician

Friedrich MeineckeFriedrich Meinecke
30 October 1862, German
Historian

Heinrich RickertHeinrich Rickert
25 May 1863, German
Philosopher

E. Morton JellinekE. Morton Jellinek
15 August 1890, American
Physiologist
John Lothrop MotleyJohn Lothrop Motley
15 April 1814, American
Author

Johann Gustav DroysenJohann Gustav Droysen
06 July 1808, German, Polish
Historian

Frank Johnson GoodnowFrank Johnson Goodnow
18 January 1859, American
Educator

Friedlieb Ferdinand RungeFriedlieb Ferdinand Runge
08 February 1794, German
Chemist
Christian Gottfried EhrenbergChristian Gottfried Ehrenberg
19 April 1795, German
Naturalist

Jan Niecisław Baudouin de CourtenayJan Niecisław Baudouin de Courtenay
13 March 1845, Polish
Linguist
Johannes DieckmannJohannes Dieckmann
19 January 1893, German
Journalist

Friedrich Daniel von RecklinghausenFriedrich Daniel von Recklinghausen
02 December 1833, German
Pathologist

Friedrich LoefflerFriedrich Loeffler
24 June 1852, German
Bacteriologist
Francis Wayland ParkerFrancis Wayland Parker
09 October 1837, American
Educator

Edwin KlebsEdwin Klebs
06 February 1834, German
Pathologist
Salomon BochnerSalomon Bochner
20 August 1899, Polish, American
Mathematician

Yosef BurgYosef Burg
31 January 1909, German
Politician

Konstantine GamsakhurdiaKonstantine Gamsakhurdia
03 May 1893, Georgian
Writer
Friedrich Adolf TrendelenburgFriedrich Adolf Trendelenburg
30 November 1802, German
Philosopher

Otto Friedrich von GierkeOtto Friedrich von Gierke
11 January 1841, German
Legal philosopher
Bedřich HroznýBedřich Hrozný
06 May 1879, Czech
Orientalist

Richard BrauerRichard Brauer
10 February 1901, German, American
Mathematician

Viktor MeyerViktor Meyer
08 September 1848, German
Chemist

Judah Leon MagnesJudah Leon Magnes
05 July 1877, American
Rabbi
Oswald KülpeOswald Külpe
03 August 1862, German
Psychologist
O. E. HasseO. E. Hasse
11 July 1903, German
Film actor

August KundtAugust Kundt
18 November 1839, German
Physicist

Frank William TaussigFrank William Taussig
28 December 1859, American
Economist

Leopold ZunzLeopold Zunz
10 August 1794, German
Scholar
Hans GoldschmidtHans Goldschmidt
18 January 1861, German
Chemist

Alice SalomonAlice Salomon
19 April 1872, German
Social worker

Richard von KühlmannRichard von Kühlmann
03 May 1873, German
Diplomat

Hugo WincklerHugo Winckler
04 July 1863, German
Archaeologist

Albrecht von GräfeAlbrecht von Gräfe
22 May 1828, German
Eye surgeon
George EngelmannGeorge Engelmann
02 February 1809, German, American
Botanist

Arnold Henry GuyotArnold Henry Guyot
28 September 1807, Swiss
Geologist
Wilhelm RaabeWilhelm Raabe
08 September 1831, German
Writer

Maurice GoldhaberMaurice Goldhaber
18 April 1911, Ukrainian, American
Physicist
Felix Hoppe-SeylerFelix Hoppe-Seyler
26 December 1825, German
Physiologist
Johannes WeissJohannes Weiss
13 December 1863, German
Theologian