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Famous Ateneo De Manila University Alumni

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List RulesPeople 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?”
  • Boy Abunda1

    Boy Abunda

    Journalist, Talent manager


    BirthplacePhilippines, Borongan

    Eugenio "Boy" Romerica Abunda Jr. (born October 29, 1958) is a Filipino television host,...  more
  • Evelio Javier2

    Evelio Javier

    Politician, Lawyer

    AgeDec. at 44 (1942-1986)

    BirthplaceHamtic, Philippines

    Evelio Bellaflor Javier (October 31, 1942 – February 11, 1986) was a Filipino politician. He...  more
  • Richard Gordon3

    Richard Gordon

    Politician, Journalist


    BirthplaceCastillejos, Philippines

    Richard Juico Gordon (born August 5, 1945), known as Dick Gordon, is a Filipino politician and...  more
  • Antonio Luna4
    Antonio Luna de San Pedro y Novicio Ancheta (Spanish: [anˈtonjo ˈluna] : 29 October 1866 – 5...  more
  • Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo5

    Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo

    Politician, Economist


    BirthplaceMetropolitan Manila, Legislative district of San Juan, Metro Manila, Municipalities of the Philippines, Philippines

    Maria Gloria Macaraeg Macapagal-Arroyo (born April 5, 1947) is a Filipino professor and...  more
  • Joseph Estrada6

    Joseph Estrada

    Businessperson, Politician



    Joseph Ejercito Estrada (born José Marcelo Ejército; April 19, 1937) is a Filipino politician...  more
  • Chris Tiu7

    Chris Tiu

    Politician, Fashion Model


    BirthplaceManila, Philippines

    Christopher John Alandy-Dy Tiu (born on July 15, 1985) is Filipino former professional...  more
  • Kris Aquino8

    Kris Aquino

    Politician, Comedian


    BirthplaceManila,Philippines,Pacific Ocean,Asia,Southeast Asia

    Kristina Bernadette Cojuangco Aquino (born February 14, 1971) is a Filipino television host,...  more
  • Bianca Gonzalez9

    Bianca Gonzalez

    Fashion Model


    BirthplaceManila, Philippines

    Bianca Gonzalez-Intal (born March 11, 1983) is a Filipina TV host and model. She is married to...  more
  • Claudio Teehankee, Sr.10

    Claudio Teehankee, Sr.

    Judge, Lawyer

    AgeDec. at 71 (1918-1989)

    BirthplaceManila, Philippines

    Claudio Teehankee, CCLH (April 18, 1918 – November 27, 1989) was the 16th Chief Justice of the...  more
  • Benigno Aquino, Jr.11

    Benigno Aquino, Jr.

    Politician, Journalist

    AgeDec. at 51 (1932-1983)

    BirthplaceConcepcion, Tarlac, Philippines

    Benigno Simeon "Ninoy" Aquino Jr. (November 27, 1932 – August 21, 1983) was a Filipino...  more
  • José Rizal12

    José Rizal

    Poet, Novelist

    AgeDec. at 35 (1861-1896)

    BirthplaceCalamba, Laguna, Philippines

    José Protasio Rizal Mercado y Realonda (Spanish pronunciation: [xoˈse riˈsal]; June 19, 1861 –...  more
  • Juan Luna13

    Juan Luna

    Painter, Artist

    AgeDec. at 42 (1857-1899)

    BirthplaceBadoc, Philippines

    Juan Luna y Novicio (Spanish: [ˈxwan ˈluna] October 24, 1857 – December 7, 1899), better known...  more

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  • Juan Ponce Enrile14

    Juan Ponce Enrile

    Politician, Lawyer


    BirthplaceGonzaga, Philippines

    Juan Furagganan Ponce Enrile, Sr. (Tagalog: [hwɐ̞n ˈpɔ̝nsɛ̝ ɛnˈrilɛ]; born February 14, 1924),...  more
  • Atom Araullo15

    Atom Araullo



    BirthplaceQuezon City, Philippines

    Alfonso Tomas Pagaduan Araullo (Tagalog: [aa'r'aa'uu'y'oh]; born October 19, 1982), popularly...  more
  • Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III16

    Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III

    Businessperson, Politician


    BirthplaceManila, Philippines

    Benigno Simeon Cojuangco Aquino III (born February 8, 1960) is a Filipino politician who...  more
  • Jose Miguel Arroyo17


    BirthplaceMunicipalities of the Philippines, Philippines, Negros Occidental, Western Visayas

    José Miguel "Mike" Tuason Arroyo (born June 27, 1945) is a former First Gentleman of the...  more
  • Dingdong Dantes18

    Dingdong Dantes

    Television director, Film Producer


    BirthplaceQuezon City, Philippines

    Jose Sixto Raphael Gonzalez Dantes III, commonly known as Dingdong Dantes, (born August 2,...  more
  • Salvador Laurel19
    Salvador Roman Hidalgo Laurel (November 18, 1928 – January 27, 2004), also known as Doy...  more
  • Armin Luistro20


    BirthplaceMunicipalities of the Philippines, Philippines, Batangas, Lipa, Batangas

    Brother Armin Altamirano Luistro, FSC born December 24, 1961 in Lipa, Batangas, Philippines)...  more
  • Max Soliven21

    Max Soliven


    AgeDec. at 77 (1929-2006)

    BirthplacePhilippine General Hospital, Philippines

    Máximo Villaflor Soliven (September 4, 1929 – November 24, 2006) was a Filipino journalist and...  more
  • Carlos A. Santos-Viola22

    AgeDec. at 82 (1912-1994)

    BirthplaceSan Miguel, Bulacan, Philippines

    Carlos Antonio Santos-Viola was an architect in the Philippines. He is best known for...  more
  • Mar Roxas23

    Mar Roxas

    Politician, Economist


    BirthplaceMunicipalities of the Philippines, Philippines, Quezon City, Asia

    Manuel "Mar" Araneta Róxas II (born May 13, 1957) is a Filipino politician who served as a...  more
  • Aquilino Pimentel III24

    Aquilino Pimentel III

    Politician, Lecturer


    BirthplaceCagayan de Oro, Philippines

    Aquilino Martin de la Llana Pimentel III (born January 20, 1964), commonly known as Koko...  more
  • Arturo Brion25

    Arturo Brion

    Judge, Politician


    BirthplaceManila, Philippines

    Arturo Dizon Brion (born December 29, 1946) is a former Associate Justice of the Supreme Court...  more