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

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

The list you're viewing is made up of graduates like Pau Gasol and Antoni Gaudí.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Barcelona?” and “Which celebrities are University of Barcelona alumni?”

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Pau Gasol is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Basketball player, Actor, Athlete Pau Gasol Sáez is a Spanish professional basketball player who currently plays for the San Antonio Spurs of the National Basketball Association. He is a five-time NBA All-Star, and a ...more

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Richard Arnold Epstein is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Physicist Richard Arnold Epstein, also known under the pseudonym E. P. Stein, is a notable American game theorist.

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Andrea Casiraghi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Andrea Albert Pierre Casiraghi is the eldest son of Caroline, Princess of Hanover, and her second husband Stefano Casiraghi, and the eldest grandchild of Rainier III, Prince of Monaco, and ...more

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Antoni Gaudí is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Architect, Artist Antoni Gaudí i Cornet was a Spanish Catalan architect from Reus and the best known practitioner of Catalan Modernism. Gaudí's works reflect an individualized and distinctive style. ...more

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Manuel Castells is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Sociologist, Professor, Writer Manuel Castells is a Spanish sociologist especially associated with research on the information society, communication and globalization. The 2000–09 research survey of the Social Sciences ...more

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Isabel Coixet is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Television director, Journalist, Film Producer Isabel Coixet is a Spanish film director. She is one of the most prolific film directors of contemporary Spain, having directed seven feature-length films since the beginning of her film career ...more

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Joan Laporta is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Lawyer Joan Laporta i Estruch is a spanish politician and former president of Futbol Club Barcelona between 2003 and 2010. Laporta is a lawyer with his own firm, Laporta & Arbós, which has ...more

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Jordi Pujol i Soley is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Politician Jordi Pujol i Soley is a Spanish politician who was the leader of the party Convergència Democràtica de Catalunya from 1974 to 2003, and President of the Generalitat de Catalunya

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Mathieu Orfila is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Chemist Mathieu Joseph Bonaventure Orfila was a Spanish-born French toxicologist and chemist, the founder of the science of toxicology.

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Salvador Espriu is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Poet, Writer, Playwright Salvador Espriu i Castelló was a Catalan poet who wrote most of his works in Catalan.

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Marta Bach Pascual is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Marta Bach Pascual Athlete Marta Bach Pascual is a Spanish water polo player.

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Joseph Oriol is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Joseph Oriol Saint Joseph Oriol is venerated as a saint by the Catholic Church. He is called the "Thaumaturgus of Barcelona." A native of Barcelona, he studied at the University of Barcelona, ...more

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Lluís Companys is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Lluís Companys Politician Lluís Companys i Jover was the 123rd President of Catalonia, from 1934 and during the Spanish Civil War. He was a lawyer and leader of the Republican Left of Catalonia political party. ...more

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María Teresa Fernández de la V... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Jurist María Teresa Fernández de la Vega Sanz, LLD is a Spanish Socialist politician. From 18 April 2004 to 20 October 2010, she was the first deputy prime minister, minister of the ...more

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Narcís Serra i Serra is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Narcís Serra i Serra Politician Narcís Serra i Serra was Mayor of Barcelona from 1979 to 1982 and was Minister of Defense and successor to the vice presidency of Alfonso Guerra in 1991. He also sat in the Spanish ...more

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Peter Claver is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Priest, Missionary Saint Peter Claver, S.J., was a Spanish Jesuit priest and missionary born in Verdú who, due to his life and work, became the patron saint of slaves, the Republic of Colombia and ministry ...more

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Bernardo Atxaga is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Bernardo Atxaga Screenwriter, Writer Bernardo Atxaga is a Spanish Basque writer and self-translator.

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Ignacio Ponseti is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Ignacio Ponseti Ignacio Ponseti was a Spanish physician, specializing in orthopedics. He was born on 3 June 1914 in Menorca, part of the Balearic Islands, Spain, Ponseti was the son of a watchmaker and helped ...more

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Carme Chacón is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Politician, Professor, Lawyer Carme Chacón Piqueras is a Spanish politician who was Minister of Defence from 2008 to 2011 in the cabinet led by Spanish Prime Minister José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero. She ...more

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Jaime Gili is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Artist Jaime Gili is an artist based in London since 1996. Throughout his career, Jaime Gili has developed the universal abstract language of the mid-20th Century into contemporary painting. More ...more

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Carmen Laforet is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Novelist, Writer Carmen Laforet was a Spanish author who wrote in the period after the Spanish Civil War. An important European writer, her works contributed to the school of Existentialist Literature and her ...more

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Vicente Trius is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Trius joined Wal-Mart in 1996 as Vice President, Operations in the International Division. In 1997, he was promoted to President and Chief Executive Officer, Wal-Mart Brazil. In this position, ...more

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Rodrigo Montt is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Rodrigo Montt Lawyer Rodrigo Antonio Montt Swett is a Chilean lawyer, jurist and politician, currently a councilor for Lo Barnechea.

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Alejandro Correa Rueda is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Alejandro Correa Rueda

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Antoni Tàpies is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Sculptor, Painter, Artist Antoni Tàpies i Puig, 1st Marquess of Tàpies was a Spanish painter, sculptor and art theorist, who became one of the most famous European artists of his generation.

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Rosendo Matienzo Cintrón is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Rosendo Matienzo Cintrón Rosendo Matienzo Cintrón was a Puerto Rican lawyer and politician, a member of the Puerto Rican House of Representatives, and a lifelong political contrarian. He favored Puerto Rican ...more

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Fernando Ortiz is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Fernando Ortiz Fernando Ortiz Fernández was a Cuban essayist, anthropologist, ethnomusicologist and scholar of Afro-Cuban culture. Ortiz was a prolific polymath dedicated to exploring, recording, and ...more

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Guifré Vidal is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Physicist Guifré Vidal is a Spanish physicist who is working on quantum many-body physics using analytical and numerical techniques. In particular, he is one of the leading experts of tensor ...more

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Teresa Forcades is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Teresa Forcades Nun Teresa Forcades i Vila, O.S.B., is a Catalan physician and a Benedictine nun. She is a prominent social activist, focusing on public health. She has gained an international reputation for her ...more

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Joan Massagué Solé is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Joan Massagué Solé Joan Massagué Solé, is a Spanish scientist. He is the director of the Sloan-Kettering Institute and Chair of the Cancer Biology and Genetics Program at Memorial Sloan-Kettering ...more

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Ernest Corominas is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Ernest Corominas Ernest Corominas i Vigneaux was a Spanish-French mathematician. Born in Barcelona, he studied architecture and mathematics at the University of Barcelona, graduating in 1936. He served as in ...more

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Albert Folch Folch is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Albert Folch Folch Albert Folch Folch is a Catalan scientist, writer, and artist. Albert Folch was born in Barcelona in 1966. He received his B.Sc. in Physics from the University of Barcelona in 1989. In 1994, he ...more

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Jordi Folch Pi is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Jordi Folch Pi Jordi Folch Pi was a Catalan biochemist at Harvard University who is recognized universally as one of the founders of the field of structural chemistry of complex lipids and as a leader in the ...more

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Claudia Bassols is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Actor Claudia Bassols is a Spanish actress from the Catalonia region of Spain.

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Ester Partegàs is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Ester Partegàs Ester Partegàs is a contemporary artist who lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. She has an M.F.A. from the Universitat de Barcelona, and has completed Postgraduate studies at ...more

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Joaquim Maria Puyal is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Joaquim Maria Puyal Joaquim Maria Puyal i Ortiga is a Spanish journalist known for his work in television and radio.

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Manel Esteller is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Manel Esteller Manel Esteller graduated in Medicine from the University of Barcelona in 1992, where he also obtained his doctorate, specialising in the molecular genetics of endometrial carcinoma, in 1996. He ...more

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Valentin Fuster is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Valentin Fuster Valentín Fuster, 1st Marquess of Fuster, is a Spanish cardiologist – the only cardiologist to receive the two highest gold medal awards and all four major research awards from the world's ...more

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Lluís Recoder is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Lluís Recoder Lawyer Lluís Miquel Recoder i Miralles is a Spanish Catalan politician. He was mayor of Sant Cugat del Vallès in Barcelona Province, Catalonia, Spain from 1999 to 2010 and held the office ...more

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Joan Ramon Resina is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Joan Ramon Resina

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Pere López Agràs is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Pere López Agràs Pere López Agràs is an Andorran politician who served as an acting Prime Minister from April 28, 2011 until May 12, 2011.

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Lola Martinez is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Lola Martinez Lola Martinez is a weather anchor on CNN International. She was born in Barcelona, grew up in England and is based at the CNN Center in Atlanta, Georgia. Martinez studied English and Spanish ...more

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Manuel Cardona is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Manuel Cardona Physicist Manuel Cardona Castro was a physicist. According to the ISI Citations web database, Cardona was one of the eight most cited physicists since 1970. He specialized in solid state physics.

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Narcís Casal de Fonsdeviela is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous University Of Barcelona Alumni
Narcís Casal de Fonsdeviela Narcís Casal de Fonsdeviela is the Ambassador of Andorra to the United States, and concurrently Permanent Representative of Andorra to the United Nations. He succeeded Carles