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

This list below has everything from Josef Mengele to Angela Davis.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Johann Wolfgang Goethe University of Frankfurt am Main?” and “Which celebrities are Johann Wolfgang Goethe University of Frankfurt am Main alumni?”

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Josef Mengele is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Physician Josef Mengele was a German Schutzstaffel officer and physician in Auschwitz concentration camp during World War II. He was notorious for the selection of victims to be killed in the gas chambers ...more

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Angela Davis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Activist, Educator, Author Angela Yvonne Davis is an American political activist, scholar, and author. She emerged as a prominent counterculture activist and radical in the 1960s as a leader of the Communist Party USA, ...more

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Alexander R. Todd, Baron Todd is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Chemist Alexander Robertus Todd, Baron Todd, OM, PRS FRSE was a British biochemist whose research on the structure and synthesis of nucleotides, nucleosides, and nucleotide coenzymes gained him the ...more

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Hans Bethe is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Physicist Hans Albrecht Bethe was a German and American nuclear physicist who, in addition to making important contributions to astrophysics, quantum electrodynamics and solid-state physics, won the 1967 ...more

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Gerhard Schulmeyer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Businessperson Gerhard Hans Schulmeyer is a German American businessman. From 1994 until 1998, he was president and Chief Executive Officer of Siemens Nixdorf in Germany, and between 1999 and December 2001, he ...more

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Erich Fromm is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Psychoanalyst, Psychologist, Scientist Erich Seligmann Fromm was a German social psychologist, psychoanalyst, sociologist, humanistic philosopher, and democratic socialist. He was associated with the Frankfurt School of critical

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Otto Stern is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Physicist, Scientist Otto Stern was a German physicist and Nobel laureate in physics.

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Gerhard Lohfink is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Theologian, Author

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Roland Koch is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Politician, Jurist Roland Koch is a German jurist and former conservative politician. He was Minister-President of Hesse from 7 April 1999, immediately becoming President of the Bundesrat, completing the term ...more

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Hermann Otto Solms is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Politician Hermann Otto Solms is a German politician of the Free Democratic Party. From 1991 to 1998 he was Chairman of the FDP Bundestag parliamentary party. From 1998 to 2013, he was Vice President of ...more

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Peter Grünberg is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Physicist, Professor Peter Andreas Grünberg is a German physicist, and Nobel Prize in Physics laureate for his discovery with Albert Fert of giant magnetoresistance which brought about a breakthrough in ...more

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Horst Ludwig Störmer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Physicist, Scientist Horst Ludwig Störmer is a German physicist, Nobel laureate and emeritus professor at Columbia University. He was awarded the 1998 Nobel Prize in Physics jointly with Daniel Tsui and Robert ...more

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Reinhard Selten is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Mathematician, Scientist, Economist Reinhard Justus Reginald Selten is a German economist, who won the 1994 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. He is also well known for his work in bounded rationality, and can be ...more

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Hans-Hermann Hoppe is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Professor, Economist Hans-Hermann Hoppe is a German-born American political philosopher, sociologist, libertarian theorist and an Austrian School economist. He is Professor Emeritus with the College of Business at ...more

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Salimuzzaman Siddiqui is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Chemist, Scientist Salimuzzaman Siddiqui, HI, MBE, SI, DPhil, FPAS, FRS, was a Pakistani organic chemist, versatile scholar, and a leading scientist in the natural product chemistry. He is credited for pioneering ...more

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Peter Drucker is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Businessperson, Writer Peter Ferdinand Drucker was an Austrian-born American management consultant, educator, and author, whose writings contributed to the philosophical and practical foundations of the modern ...more

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Max Horkheimer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Philosopher Max Horkheimer was a German Jewish philosopher and sociologist who was famous for his work in critical theory as a member of the 'Frankfurt School' of social research. His most important works ...more

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Peter Duesberg is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Peter Duesberg Professor, Scientist Peter H. Duesberg is a German American molecular biologist and a professor of molecular and cell biology at the University of California, Berkeley. He is known for his early research into ...more

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Gerd Binnig is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Physicist Gerd Binnig is a German physicist, who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1986 for the invention of the scanning tunneling microscope. He was born in Frankfurt am Main and played in the ruins of ...more

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Johann Rafelski is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Physicist Johann Rafelski is a German-American theoretical physicist. He is Professor of Physics at The University of Arizona in Tucson, guest scientist at CERN, and has been LMU-Excellent Guest Professor ...more

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Heidemarie Wieczorek-Zeul is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Politician, Teacher Heidemarie Wieczorek-Zeul is a German politician and a member of the Social Democratic Party since 1965.

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Wilhelm Genazino is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Wilhelm Genazino Writer Wilhelm Genazino is a German journalist and author. In the 1960s, he studied German, philosophy and sociology at Johann Wolfgang Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main. He worked as a journalist ...more

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Otto Kahn-Freund is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Judge, Lawyer Sir Otto Kahn-Freund was professor of comparative law, University of Oxford, and a scholar in labour law.

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Betty Heidler is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Police officer, Track and field athlete Betty Heidler is a German hammer thrower, and the former world record holder. She now lives in Frankfurt and is a member of the Eintracht Frankfurt athletics team. She works for the German ...more

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Andrea Ypsilanti is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Andrea Ypsilanti Politician Andrea Ypsilanti is a German politician.

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Louis Fieser is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Chemist Louis Frederick Fieser was an American organic chemist, professor, and in 1968, professor emeritus at Harvard University. He was renowned as the inventor, in 1943, of a militarily effective form ...more

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Reinhard Oehme is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Reinhard Oehme Physicist Reinhard Oehme was a German-American physicist known for the discovery of C non-conservation in the presence of P violation, the formulation and proof of hadron dispersion relations, the ...more

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Ruth Moufang is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Ruth Moufang Mathematician Ruth Moufang was a German mathematician. Born to a German chemist Dr. Eduard Moufang and Else Fecht Moufang, she studied mathematics at the University of Frankfurt. In 1931 she received her ...more

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Wilhelm Magnus is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Mathematician Wilhelm Magnus was a German American mathematician. He made important contributions in combinatorial group theory, Lie algebras, mathematical physics, elliptic functions, and the study of ...more

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Marek Gazdzicki is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Marek Gazdzicki Marek Gazdzicki is a Polish high-energy nuclear physicist, and the initiator and spokesperson of the NA61/SHINE experiment at the CERN Super Proton Synchrotron. He, along with Mark I. ...more

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Haim Cohn is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Haim Cohn Haim Herman Cohn was an Israeli jurist and politician.

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Claus Offe is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Claus Offe Claus Offe is a political sociologist of Marxist orientation. He received his PhD from the University of Frankfurt and his Habilitation at the University of Konstanz. In Germany, he has held ...more

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Helmut Landsberg is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Helmut Landsberg Helmut Erich Landsberg was a noted and influential climatologist. He was born in Frankfurt, Germany, February 9, 1906 and died December 6, 1985 in Geneva, Switzerland while attending a meeting ...more

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Henning Lohner is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Film Score Composer, Television director, Television producer Henning Lohner is a German-American composer, video artist, and filmmaker. He is best known for his film scores written as long-standing member of Hans Zimmer’s music cooperative Remote Control ...more

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Wilhelm Stuckart is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Lawyer Wilhelm Stuckart was a Nazi Party lawyer and official, a state secretary in the German Interior Ministry and later, a convicted war criminal.

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Dirk Jenter is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Professor Jenter's work focuses on the interaction of managers and firms with (possibly inefficient) capital markets. Recent research projects have examined the capital structure decisions of ...more

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Benny Peiser is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Benny Peiser Benny Josef Peiser, born 1957, is a social anthropologist specialising in the environmental and socio-economic impact of physical activity on health. He was a senior lecturer in the School of ...more

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Andreas Hackethal is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Andreas Hackethal Andreas Hackethal is a Professor of Finance and the Dean of the Goethe Business School at Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany.

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Francesco Carotta is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Francesco Carotta Francesco Carotta is an Italian writer who developed a theory that the historical Jesus was based on the life of Julius Caesar, that the Gospels were a rewriting of Roman historical sources, and ...more

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Wolfgang Bernhard is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Wolfgang Bernhard Businessperson Wolfgang Bernhard is a member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG. He served as the former President and COO of Chrysler from 2000 to 2004.

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Martin Blessing is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Martin Blessing Businessperson Martin Blessing is a German banker and Chairman of the Board of Managing Directors of Commerzbank AG, Germany's second largest bank. Blessing is a graduate of the University of Frankfurt and the ...more

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Matthias Naumann is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Matthias Naumann

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Johannes Weinrich is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Johannes Weinrich Johannes Weinrich is a German left-wing political militant and terrorist. He was a founder of the Revolutionary Cells and later became a close aide to Carlos the Jackal. He is currently serving ...more

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Leonard W. Doob is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Leonard W. Doob Leonard William Doob, was the Sterling Professor Emeritus of Psychology at Yale University, was a pioneering figure in the fields of cognitive and social psychology, propaganda and communication ...more

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Max Ilgner is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Max Ilgner Max Ilgner was a German industrialist. He was a member of the board of IG Farben and held the title Wehrwirtschaftsführer or war economy leader under the Nazi regime. After the war, he was ...more

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Miriam Hansen is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Of Frankfurt Am Main Alumni
Miriam Hansen Miriam Hansen was a film historian who made important contributions to the study of early cinema and mass culture.