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

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This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to RWTH Aachen?” and “Which celebrities are RWTH Aachen alumni?”
Eike Batista is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous RWTH Aachen Alumni
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Eike Fuhrken Batista da Silva is a Brazilian business magnate who made and lost a fortune in mining and oil and gas exploration. Presently, he is the chairman of Brazilian conglomerate EBX Group. The group includes five companies that trade on the BOVESPA's Novo Mercado, a special segment of the São ...more

Age: 61

Birthplace: Governador Valadares, Brazil

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Peter Debye is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous RWTH Aachen Alumni
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Peter Joseph William Debye ForMemRS was a Dutch-American physicist and physical chemist, and Nobel laureate in Chemistry. ...more

Age: Died at 82 (1884-1966)

Birthplace: Maastricht, Kingdom of the Netherlands

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Walter Hohmann is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous RWTH Aachen Alumni
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Walter Hohmann was a German engineer who made an important contribution to the understanding of orbital dynamics. In a book published in 1925, Hohmann demonstrated a fuel-efficient path to move a spacecraft between two different orbits, now called a Hohmann transfer orbit. He received his Ph.D. from ...more

Age: Died at 65 (1880-1945)

Birthplace: Hardheim, Germany

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Ranga Yogeshwar

Ranga Yogeshwar is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous RWTH Aachen Alumni
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Age: 58

Birthplace: Luxembourg, Luxembourg