Discover the notable alumni of University Of Göttingen. The list includes people like Max Weber, Heinrich Heine, Charles Martin Hall, Gerhard Schröder & Prince Adolphus, Duke of Cambridge. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as intellectuals & academics, miscellaneous, writers, scientists and leaders etc.
Maximilian Carl Emil WeberMax Weber
21 April 1864, German
Sociologist
Heinrich HeineHeinrich Heine
13 December 1797, German
Poet

Charles Martin HallCharles Martin Hall
06 December 1863, American
Inventor

Ernest Augustus, King of HanoverErnest Augustus, King of Hanover
05 June 1771, British
King

Gerhard SchröderGerhard Schröder
07 April 1944, German
Politician

Prince Adolphus, Duke of CambridgePrince Adolphus, Duke of Cambridge
24 February 1774, British
Marshal
Dieter BohlenDieter Bohlen
07 February 1954, German
Songwriter

Prince Augustus Frederick, Duke of SussexPrince Augustus Frederick, Duke of Sussex
27 January 1773, British
Prince

Gottlob FregeGottlob Frege
08 November 1848, German
Philosopher
Richard von WeizsaeckerRichard von Weizsaecker
15 April 1920, German
Politician

Luisa NeubauerLuisa Neubauer
21 April 1996, German
Climate activist
Johann Friedrich BlumenbachJohann Friedrich Blumenbach
11 May 1752, German
Physician

Sofia KovalevskayaSofia Kovalevskaya
15 January 1850, Russian
Mathematician

Frauke PetryFrauke Petry
01 June 1975, German
Member of the German Bundestag

Haskell CurryHaskell Curry
12 September 1900, American
Mathematician

Ira RemsenIra Remsen
10 February 1846, American
Chemist
Friedrich SchlegelFriedrich Schlegel
10 March 1772, German
Poet

Hans von OhainHans von Ohain
14 December 1911, German, American
Physicist

Carl PetersCarl Peters
27 September 1856, German
Explorer

Carl Friedrich von WeizsäckerCarl Friedrich von Weizsäcker
28 June 1912, German
Physicist
Wolfgang KappWolfgang Kapp
24 July 1858, German, American
Civil Servant

Adolf Franz Friedrich, Freiherr von KniggeAdolf Franz Friedrich, Freiherr von Knigge
16 October 1752, German
Writer
Friedrich BesselFriedrich Bessel
22 July 1784, German
Astronomer

Jan AssmannJan Assmann
07 July 1938, German
Egyptologist

Richard Haldane, 1st Viscount HaldaneRichard Haldane, 1st Viscount Haldane
30 July 1856, British, Scottish
Statesman
Wolfhart PannenbergWolfhart Pannenberg
02 October 1928, German
Theologian

E.B. PuseyE.B. Pusey
22 August 1800, British
Theologian
Ferdinand Georg FrobeniusFerdinand Georg Frobenius
26 October 1849, German
Mathematician

Victor WeisskopfVictor Weisskopf
19 September 1908, Austrian, American
Physicist

William S. ClarkWilliam S. Clark
31 July 1826, American
Professor
Carl Wilhelm SiemensCarl Wilhelm Siemens
04 April 1823, German, British
Electrical Engineer

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Ludwig TieckLudwig Tieck
31 May 1773, German
Poet
Theodor NöldekeTheodor Nöldeke
02 March 1836, German
Orientalist

Henriette RekerHenriette Reker
09 December 1956, German
Lawyer

Alexandre KoyréAlexandre Koyré
29 August 1892, French, Russian
Philosopher

Andreas HillgruberAndreas Hillgruber
18 January 1925, German
Historian
Maria von WedemeyerMaria von Wedemeyer
23 April 1924, German
Computer scientist
Rudolf Erich RaspeRudolf Erich Raspe
29 February 1736, German
Librarian

Frigyes RieszFrigyes Riesz
22 January 1880, Hungarian
Mathematician

Paul ScherrerPaul Scherrer
03 February 1890, Swiss
Physicist

Thomas C. SüdhofThomas C. Südhof
22 December 1955, German, American
Biochemist
Karl Richard LepsiusKarl Richard Lepsius
23 December 1810, German
Egyptologist

Paul de LagardePaul de Lagarde
02 November 1827, German
Orientalist

Karl August von HardenbergKarl August von Hardenberg
31 May 1750, German
Statesman

Heinrich Friedrich Karl vom und zum SteinHeinrich Friedrich Karl vom und zum Stein
25 October 1757, German
Politician

Carl StumpfCarl Stumpf
21 April 1848, German
Philosopher
Hermann GunkelHermann Gunkel
23 May 1862, German
Biblical scholar

John Lothrop MotleyJohn Lothrop Motley
15 April 1814, American
Author
Wilhelm GeseniusWilhelm Gesenius
03 February 1786, German
Biblical critic

Gottfried August BürgerGottfried August Bürger
31 December 1747, German
Poet

Abraham JacobiAbraham Jacobi
06 May 1830, German, American
Physician
Martin SchwarzschildMartin Schwarzschild
31 May 1912, German, American
Astrophysicist

Ludwig RennLudwig Renn
22 April 1889, German
Author
Jonas FurrerJonas Furrer
03 March 1805, Swiss
Politician

George FinlayGeorge Finlay
21 December 1799, British, Scottish
Historian

Friedrich Wilhelm Georg KohlrauschFriedrich Wilhelm Georg Kohlrausch
14 October 1840, German
Physicist

Johann Peter EckermannJohann Peter Eckermann
21 September 1792, German
Poet

Achim von ArnimAchim von Arnim
26 January 1781, German
Poet
Beno GutenbergBeno Gutenberg
04 June 1889, German, American
Seismologist

Christian Charles Josias von BunsenChristian Charles Josias von Bunsen
25 August 1791, German
Diplomat

L. F. L. OppenheimL. F. L. Oppenheim
30 March 1858, German
Jurist

Friedrich August WolfFriedrich August Wolf
15 February 1759, German
Philologist
Ludwig BambergerLudwig Bamberger
22 July 1823, German
Economist

Moritz CantorMoritz Cantor
23 August 1829, German
Historian
Georg Friedrich GrotefendGeorg Friedrich Grotefend
09 June 1775, German
Philologist

Lujo BrentanoLujo Brentano
18 December 1844, German
Economist

Ludwig WindthorstLudwig Windthorst
17 January 1812, German
Politician
Johann Nikolaus ForkelJohann Nikolaus Forkel
22 February 1749, German
Musician

Ludwig Christoph Heinrich HöltyLudwig Christoph Heinrich Hölty
21 December 1748, German
Poet
Karl Otfried MüllerKarl Otfried Müller
28 August 1797, German, Polish
Scholar

Johannes WeissJohannes Weiss
13 December 1863, German
Theologian

Georg Elias MüllerGeorg Elias Müller
20 July 1850, German
Psychologist
Eilhard MitscherlichEilhard Mitscherlich
07 January 1794, German
Chemist

Aleksander WielopolskiAleksander Wielopolski
13 March 1803, Polish
Statesman
P. T. ForsythP. T. Forsyth
12 May 1848, Scottish
Theologian

Heinrich von GagernHeinrich von Gagern
20 August 1799, German
Politician

Henry Seely WhiteHenry Seely White
20 May 1861, American
Mathematician

Johann Gottfried EichhornJohann Gottfried Eichhorn
16 October 1752, German
Theologian
Maxime BôcherMaxime Bôcher
28 August 1867, American
Mathematician
Wilhelm Rudolph FittigWilhelm Rudolph Fittig
06 December 1835, German
Chemist

Friedrich Leopold zu Stolberg-StolbergFriedrich Leopold zu Stolberg-Stolberg
07 November 1750, German
Poet

Eduard GansEduard Gans
22 March 1797, German
Jurist

Johann Heinrich VossJohann Heinrich Voss
20 February 1751, German
Poet
Justus MöserJustus Möser
14 December 1720, German
Writer

Kazimierz AjdukiewiczKazimierz Ajdukiewicz
12 December 1890, Polish, Ukrainian
Philosopher

Jacob WackernagelJacob Wackernagel
11 December 1853, Swiss
Linguist

Rudolf von BennigsenRudolf von Bennigsen
10 July 1824, German
Politician

Robert Julius TrumplerRobert Julius Trumpler
02 October 1886, American
Astronomer
Gustav StruveGustav Struve
11 October 1805, German
Surgeon

Gerhard RohlfsGerhard Rohlfs
14 April 1831, German
Explorer
Max MasonMax Mason
26 October 1877, American
Mathematician

Theodor BenfeyTheodor Benfey
28 January 1809, German
Philologist
Anton Friedrich Justus ThibautAnton Friedrich Justus Thibaut
04 January 1772, German
Jurist
Cecil ReddieCecil Reddie
10 October 1858, British
Educationalist