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

List of famous alumni from Ateneo de Manila University, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Ateneo de Manila University include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Ateneo de Manila University alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Ateneo de Manila University 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 Ateneo de Manila University.

List below includes Kris Aquino, Dingdong Dantes and more graduates.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Ateneo de Manila University?” and “Which celebrities are Ateneo de Manila University alumni?”
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Boy Abunda is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Journalist, Talent manager, Actor
Eugenio "Boy" Romerica Abunda Jr. (born October 29, 1958) is a Filipino television host, publicist, talent manager and celebrity endorser.
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Evelio Javier is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Politician, Lawyer
Evelio Bellaflor Javier (October 31, 1942 – February 11, 1986) was a Filipino politician. He served as governor of the province of Antique and was an opponent of the dictatorship of President ...more
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Richard Gordon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Politician, Journalist, Civil servant
Richard Juico Gordon (born August 5, 1945), known as Dick Gordon, is a Filipino politician and broadcaster who currently serves as a Senator of the Philippines and the chairman of the Philippine ...more
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Antonio Luna is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Antonio Luna de San Pedro y Novicio Ancheta (Spanish: [anˈtonjo ˈluna] : 29 October 1866 – 5 June 1899) was a Filipino army general who fought in the Philippine–American War. Regarded as one of ...more
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Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Politician, Economist
Maria Gloria Macaraeg Macapagal-Arroyo (born April 5, 1947) is a Filipino professor and politician who was the 14th President of the Philippines from 2001 until 2010. She recently held the ...more
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Joseph Estrada is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Businessperson, Politician, Film Producer
Joseph Ejercito Estrada (born José Marcelo Ejército; April 19, 1937) is a Filipino politician and former actor who served as the 13th President of the Philippines from 1998 to ...more
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Chris Tiu is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Politician, Fashion Model, Athlete
Christopher John Alandy-Dy Tiu (born on July 15, 1985) is Filipino former professional basketball player and television personality. He played his whole career for the Rain or Shine Elasto ...more
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Kris Aquino is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Politician, Comedian, Film Producer
Kristina Bernadette Cojuangco Aquino (born February 14, 1971) is a Filipino television host, actress, producer, product endorser and businesswoman. Dubbed as Philippine's Queen of all Media, ...more
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Bianca Gonzalez is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Fashion Model
Bianca Gonzalez-Intal (born March 11, 1983) is a Filipina TV host and model. She is married to PBA cager J.C. Intal.
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Claudio Teehankee, Sr. ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Claudio Teehankee, Sr. Judge, Lawyer
Claudio Teehankee, CCLH (April 18, 1918 – November 27, 1989) was the 16th Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines from 1987 to 1988. He was also the most senior associate justice ...more
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Benigno Aquino, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Politician, Journalist, Screenwriter
Benigno Simeon "Ninoy" Aquino Jr. (November 27, 1932 – August 21, 1983) was a Filipino politician who served as a Senator of the Philippines (1967–1972) and governor of the province of ...more
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José Rizal is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Poet, Novelist, Physician
José Protasio Rizal Mercado y Realonda (Spanish pronunciation: [xoˈse riˈsal]; June 19, 1861 – December 30, 1896) was a Filipino nationalist and polymath during the tail end of the ...more

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Juan Luna is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Painter, Artist
Juan Luna y Novicio (Spanish: [ˈxwan ˈluna] October 24, 1857 – December 7, 1899), better known as Juan Luna was a Filipino painter, sculptor and a political activist of the Philippine Revolution ...more

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Juan Ponce Enrile is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Politician, Lawyer
Juan Furagganan Ponce Enrile, Sr. (Tagalog: [hwɐ̞n ˈpɔ̝nsɛ̝ ɛnˈrilɛ]; born February 14, 1924), abbreviated JPE, is a Filipino politician and lawyer. He was a protégé of President ...more
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Atom Araullo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Journalist
Alfonso Tomas Pagaduan Araullo (Tagalog: [aa'r'aa'uu'y'oh]; born October 19, 1982), popularly known as Atom Araullo, is a Filipino journalist, model, TV presenter, triathlete, and occasional ...more
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Benigno "Noynoy&quo... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Businessperson, Politician, Economist
Benigno Simeon Cojuangco Aquino III (born February 8, 1960) is a Filipino politician who served as the 15th President of the Philippines from 2010 until 2016. Aquino is a fourth-generation ...more
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Jose Miguel Arroyo is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Lawyer
José Miguel "Mike" Tuason Arroyo (born June 27, 1945) is a former First Gentleman of the Philippines. A lawyer by profession, he is the husband of Former President Gloria ...more
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Dingdong Dantes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Television director, Film Producer, Model
Jose Sixto Raphael Gonzalez Dantes III, commonly known as Dingdong Dantes, (born August 2, 1980) is a Filipino actor, television presenter, dancer, commercial model and film producer who is ...more
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Salvador Laurel is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Salvador Roman Hidalgo Laurel (November 18, 1928 – January 27, 2004), also known as Doy Laurel, was a Filipino lawyer and politician who served as Vice-President of the Philippines from 1986 to ...more
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Armin Luistro is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Teacher
Brother Armin Altamirano Luistro, FSC born December 24, 1961 in Lipa, Batangas, Philippines) is a Filipino Lasallian Brother who served as secretary of the Department of Education of the ...more
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Max Soliven is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Journalist
Máximo Villaflor Soliven (September 4, 1929 – November 24, 2006) was a Filipino journalist and newspaper publisher. In a career spanning six decades, he founded the Philippine Star and ...more
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Carlos A. Santos-Viola ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Architect
Carlos Antonio Santos-Viola was an architect in the Philippines. He is best known for designing and building churches for the Iglesia ni Cristo religious group. Carlos was born Carlos ...more
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Mar Roxas is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Politician, Economist
Manuel "Mar" Araneta Róxas II (born May 13, 1957) is a Filipino politician who served as a Senator of the Philippines. He is the grandson of former Philippine President Manuel ...more
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Aquilino Pimentel III is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Politician, Lecturer, Lawyer
Aquilino Martin de la Llana Pimentel III (born January 20, 1964), commonly known as Koko Pimentel, is a Filipino politician and legislator who is currently serving as a Senator of the ...more
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Arturo Brion is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni
Judge, Politician, Lawyer
Arturo Dizon Brion (born December 29, 1946) is a former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines. He took his oath as a member of the Supreme Court on March 17, 2008. From 2006 ...more