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

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

Sune Bergström and Ulf von Euler are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Karolinska Institutet?” and “Which celebrities are Karolinska Institutet alumni?”
Ulf von Euler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Karolinska Institutet Alumni
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Ulf Svante von Euler ForMemRS was a Swedish physiologist and pharmacologist. He shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1970 for his work on neurotransmitters. ...more

Age: Died at 78 (1905-1983)

Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

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Sune Bergström is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Karolinska Institutet Alumni
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Karl Sune Detlof Bergström was a Swedish biochemist. In 1975, he was appointed to the Nobel Foundation Board of Directors in Sweden. In 1975, he was awarded the Louisa Gross Horwitz Prize from Columbia University together with Bengt I. Samuelsson. He shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine ...more

Age: Died at 88 (1916-2004)

Birthplace: Stockholm, Sweden

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Lars Leksell was a Swedish physician and Professor of Neurosurgery at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden. He was the inventor of radiosurgery. ...more

Age: Died at 79 (1907-1986)

Birthplace: Faßberg, Germany

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Hugo Theorell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Karolinska Institutet Alumni
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Axel Hugo Theodor Theorell ForMemRS was a Swedish scientist and Nobel Prize laureate in medicine. He was born in Linköping as the son of Thure Theorell and his wife Armida Bill. Theorell went to Secondary School at Katedralskolan in Linköping and passed his examination there on 23 May 1921. In ...more

Age: Died at 79 (1903-1982)

Birthplace: Linköping, Sweden

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