University Of Bonn

Right IconThis ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

Discover the notable alumni of University Of Bonn. The list includes people like Heinrich Heine, Jürgen Habermas, Prince Wilhelm of Prussia, James Robertson Justice & Justus von Liebig. 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.
Vote for Your Favourite University Of Bonn
 1 
Karl Marx
(Philosopher & Economist - Famous for His Theory of 'Marxism' )
Karl Marx
84
Birthdate: May 5, 1818
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Trier, Germany
Died: March 14, 1883
 2 
Friedrich Nietzsche
(German Philosopher, Cultural Critic and Philologist)
Friedrich Nietzsche
28
Birthdate: October 15, 1844
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Röcken, Lützen, Germany
Died: August 25, 1900
 3 
Wilhelm II
(German Emperor and King of Prussia (1888 - 1918))
Wilhelm II
18
Birthdate: January 27, 1859
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: June 4, 1941
 4 
Max Ernst
(Primary Pioneer of the 'Dada Movement' and 'Surrealism' Known for His Work 'A Week of Kindness')
Max Ernst
4
Birthdate: April 2, 1891
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brühl, Germany
Died: April 1, 1976
 5 
Karlheinz Stockhausen
(German Composer Best Known for His Compositional Series and Analytical Contributions to Music Theory)
Karlheinz Stockhausen
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 22, 1928
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mödrath, Kerpen, Germany
Died: December 5, 2007
 6 
Jürgen Habermas
(German Philosopher and Sociologist Best Known for His Theory of ‘Communicative Action')
Jürgen Habermas
0
Birthdate: June 18, 1929
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Düsseldorf, Rhine Province, Prussia, Germany
 7 
Luigi Pirandello
(Italian Playwright and Novelist & Winner of 1934 Nobel Prize in Literature)
Luigi Pirandello
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 28, 1867
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Agrigento, Italy
Died: December 10, 1936
 8 
Heinrich Heine
(German Poet & Literary Critic Know for His Works 'Germany. A Winter's Tale' and 'Buch der Lieder')
Heinrich Heine
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 13, 1797
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Düsseldorf, Germany
Died: February 17, 1856
 9 
Christian IX of Denmark
(Former King of Denmark (1863 – 1906))
Christian IX of Denmark
3
Birthdate: April 8, 1818
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Gottorf Castle, Schleswig, Germany
Died: January 29, 1906
 10 
Justus von Liebig
1
Birthdate: May 12, 1803
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Darmstadt, Germany
Died: April 18, 1873
Prince Wilhelm of Prussia
3
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 4, 1906
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Marmorpalais, Potsdam, Germany
Died: May 26, 1940
 12 
Sucharit Bhakdi
(Thai-German Retired Microbiologist Who Termed COVID-19 Pandemic as "Fake")
Sucharit Bhakdi
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: November 1, 1946
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
James Robertson Justice
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 15, 1907
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Lewisham, England
Died: July 2, 1975
 14 
Louise Lehzen
(Governess)
Louise Lehzen
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 3, 1784
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kingdom of Hanover
Died: September 9, 1870
Jacobus Henricus van 't Hoff
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 30, 1852
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rotterdam, Netherlands
Died: March 1, 1911
 16 
Peter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet
2
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: February 13, 1805
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Düren, Germany
Died: May 5, 1859
 17 
Jacob Burckhardt
(Former Historian whose best known work is The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy (1860))
Jacob Burckhardt
0
Birthdate: May 25, 1818
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Basel, Switzerland
Died: August 8, 1897
 18 
Sebastian Thrun
(Computer scientist)
Sebastian Thrun
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 14, 1967
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Solingen, West Germany
 19 
Alastair Denniston
(Field hockey player at the 1908 Summer Olympics)
Alastair Denniston
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 1, 1881
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland
Died: January 1, 1961
 20 
Robert Schuman
(Politician)
Robert Schuman
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 29, 1886
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Clausen, Luxembourg
Died: September 4, 1963
Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 8, 1831
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: London, England
Died: November 24, 1891
 22 
Friedrich Merz
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: November 11, 1955
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brilon, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)
 23 
Hermann Emil Fischer
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: October 9, 1852
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Euskirchen, Germany
Died: July 15, 1919
 24 
Ernst Albrecht
(First European civil servants appointed in 1958 and served as Director-General)
Ernst Albrecht
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 29, 1930
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Heidelberg, Baden, Germany
Died: December 13, 2014
 25 
Joseph Goebbels
(German Nazi Politician and Reich Minister of Propaganda (1933 – 1945))
Joseph Goebbels
53
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 29, 1897
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rheydt, Mönchengladbach, Germany
Died: May 1, 1945
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 26 
Andrea Nahles
(Politician)
Andrea Nahles
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 20, 1970
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Mendig, Germany
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 27 
Thilo Sarrazin
(Politician)
Thilo Sarrazin
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 12, 1945
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Gera, Germany
 28 
Armin Laschet
(Leader of the Christian Democratic Union)
Armin Laschet
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 18, 1961
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Aachen, Germany
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 29 
Johannes Peter Müller
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: July 14, 1801
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Koblenz, Germany
Died: April 28, 1858
 30 
Axel Honneth
(Philosopher)
Axel Honneth
0
Birthdate: July 18, 1949
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Essen, Germany
 31 
Ferdinand Tönnies
(One of the Founding Fathers of Classical German Sociology)
Ferdinand Tönnies
1
Birthdate: July 26, 1855
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Oldenswort, Germany
Died: April 9, 1936
 32 
Robert Ley
(Former politician during the Nazi era; Ley headed the German Labour Front from 1933 to 1945)
Robert Ley
9
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 15, 1890
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Niederbreidenbach, Nümbrecht, Germany
Died: October 25, 1945
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 33 
Lisa Sauermann
(Mathematician)
Lisa Sauermann
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 25, 1992
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Dresden, Saxony
 34 
Frederik Pleitgen
(Journalist)
Frederik Pleitgen
0
Birthdate: 1976 AD
Birthplace: Cologne, Germany
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 35 
Carl Schurz
(13th United States Secretary of the Interior (1877 - 1881))
Carl Schurz
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 2, 1829
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Erftstadt, Germany
Died: May 14, 1906
 36 
Jürgen Todenhöfer
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 12, 1940
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Offenburg, Germany
Samson Raphael Hirsch
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 20, 1808
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: December 31, 1888
 38 
Hans Riegel
(Entrepreneur)
Hans Riegel
0
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: March 10, 1923
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Bonn, Germany
Died: October 15, 2013
 39 
Bernd Lucke
(Politician)
Bernd Lucke
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 19, 1962
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: West Berlin, West Germany
 40 
Prince Friedrich Karl of Prussia
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 20, 1828
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: June 15, 1885
 41 
Wolfgang Köhler
(Psychologist)
Wolfgang Köhler
1
Birthdate: January 21, 1887
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Tallinn, Estonia
Died: June 11, 1967
 42 
Anton Reicha
(Educator)
Anton Reicha
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 26, 1770
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Prague, Czechia
Died: May 28, 1836
 43 
George Washington
(Inventor and Businessperson)
George Washington
0
Birthdate: May 20, 1871
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kortrijk, Belgium
Died: March 29, 1946
 44 
Oskar Lafontaine
(Served as Minister-President of the state of Saarland from 1985 to 1998)
Oskar Lafontaine
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: September 16, 1943
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Saarlouis, Germany
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 45 
Markus Gabriel
(Philosopher)
Markus Gabriel
0
Birthdate: April 6, 1980
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Remagen, Germany
 46 
Petra Schürmann
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 15, 1933
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mönchengladbach, Rhine Province, Germany
Died: January 14, 2010
 47 
Prince Philipp of Liechtenstein
(Member of the princely family of Liechtenstein)
Prince Philipp of Liechtenstein
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 19, 1946
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Zürich, Switzerland
 48 
Abraham Geiger
(Former rabbi and scholar, considered the founding father of Reform Judaism)
Abraham Geiger
0
Birthdate: May 24, 1810
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Frankfurt, Germany
Died: October 23, 1874
 49 
Albert von Kölliker
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: July 6, 1817
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Zürich, Switzerland
Died: November 2, 1905
 50 
Romano Guardini
(Catholic priest was one of the most important figures in Catholic intellectual life in the 20th century)
Romano Guardini
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 17, 1885
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Verona, Italy
Died: October 1, 1968