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List of famous alumni from University of Antioquia, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from University of Antioquia include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished University of Antioquia alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended University of Antioquia 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 University of Antioquia. Alumni include Álvaro Uribe and many additional graduates as well. This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Antioquia?” and “Which celebrities are University of Antioquia alumni?”
Pedro Nel Ospina Vázquez is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of Antioquia Alumni
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Pedro Nel Ignacio Tomás de Villanueva Ospina Vásquez was a Colombian General and political figure. He served as president of Colombia between 1922 and 1926. ...more

Age: Died at 69 (1858-1927)

Birthplace: Bogotá, Colombia

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Álvaro Uribe is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of Antioquia Alumni
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Álvaro Uribe Vélez is a Colombian politician who served as the 31st President of Colombia from 2002 to 2010. In 2012 Uribe and a group of political allies founded the Democratic Center movement to contest the 2014 national elections.He was elected as senator in the 2014 parliamentary election, which took office in July 2014. In August 2010 he was appointed Vice-chairman of the UN panel investigating the Gaza flotilla raid. Uribe started his political career in his home department of Antioquia. He has held office in the Empresas Públicas de Medellín and in the Ministry of Labor and in the Civil Aeronautic. Later he held office as the mayor of Medellín in 1982, then he was Senator between 1986 ...more

Age: 65

Birthplace: Medellín, Colombia

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Tomás Carrasquilla is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of Antioquia Alumni
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Tomás Carrasquilla Naranjo was a Colombian writer who lived in the Antioquia region. He dedicated himself to very simple jobs: tailor, secretary of a judge, storekeeper in a mine, and worker of the Ministry of Public Works. He was an avid reader, and one of the most original Colombian literary writers, greatly influencing the younger generation of his time and later generations. Carrasquilla was little known in his time, according to Federico de Onís, a scholar of Carrasquilla's works. It was only after 1936, when he was already 68 years old, when he was awarded with the National Prize of Literature, that Carrasquilla got a national recognition. Tomás Carrasquilla Library Park is named in ...more

Age: Died at 82 (1858-1940)

Birthplace: Santo Domingo, Antioquia, Colombia

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Mario Uribe Escobar


Mario de Jesús Uribe Escobar is a Colombian politician and lawyer. Uribe-Escobar graduated in Law from the Autonomous University of Medellín and the University of Antioquia. ...more

Age: 68

Birthplace: Andes, Antioquia, Colombia