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List Rules People on this list must have gone to University of Altdorf and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from University of Altdorf, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from University of Altdorf include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished University of Altdorf alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended University of Altdorf are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from University of Altdorf.

Alumni range from Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibniz to Albrecht von Wallenstein.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Altdorf?” and “Which celebrities are University of Altdorf alumni?”
Albrecht von Wallenstein is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of Altdorf Alumni
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Albrecht Wenzel Eusebius von Wallenstein, also von Waldstein, was a Bohemian military leader and politician, who offered his services, and an army of 30,000 to 100,000 men during the Thirty Years' War, to the Holy Roman Emperor Ferdinand II. He became the supreme commander of the armies of the ...more

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Profession: Politician, Soldier, Nobleman, Generalissimo

Age: Died at 51 (1583-1634)

Birthplace: Heřmanice, Czech Republic

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Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibniz is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of Altdorf Alumni
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Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibniz was a German polymath and philosopher. He occupies a prominent place in the history of mathematics and the history of philosophy. Most scholars believe Leibniz developed calculus independently of Isaac Newton, and Leibniz's notation has been widely used ever since it ...more

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Profession: Librarian, Mathematician, Physicist, Scientist, Philosopher, + more

Age: Died at 70 (1646-1716)

Birthplace: Leipzig, Germany

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#28 on The Greatest Minds of All Time

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Johannes Kelpius is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of Altdorf Alumni
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Johannes Kelpius was a German Pietist, mystic, musician, and writer, interested in the occult, botany, and astronomy, who came to believe with his followers in the "Society of the Woman in the Wilderness" that the end of the world would occur in 1694. This belief, based on an elaborate ...more

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Profession: Astrologer

Age: Died at 41 (1667-1708)

Birthplace: Sighișoara, Romania

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Johann Pachelbel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University Of Altdorf Alumni
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Johann Pachelbel was a German composer, organist and teacher who brought the south German organ tradition to its peak. He composed a large body of sacred and secular music, and his contributions to the development of the chorale prelude and fugue have earned him a place among the most important ...more

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Profession: Composer, Organist, Teacher

Age: Died at 53 (1653-1706)

Birthplace: Nuremberg, Germany

Credits: Begin the Beguine, The Story of Sin

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#14 on The Greatest Artists With Only One Masterpiece

#14 on The Best Baroque Composers, Ranked

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