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

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

Everything from Martin Luther to Johannes Gutenberg is included on this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Erfurt?” and “Which celebrities are University of Erfurt alumni?”
Martin Luther is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of Erfurt Alumni
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Martin Luther was a German friar, priest and professor of theology who was a seminal figure in the Protestant Reformation. Initially an Augustinian friar, Luther came to reject several teachings and practices of the Roman Catholic Church. He strongly disputed the claim that freedom from God's ...more

Age: Died at 63 (1483-1546)

Birthplace: Eisleben, Germany

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#45 on The Greatest Minds of All Time

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Johannes Gutenberg is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of Erfurt Alumni
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Johannes Gensfleisch zur Laden zum Gutenberg was a German blacksmith, goldsmith, printer, and publisher who introduced printing to Europe. His invention of mechanical movable type printing started the Printing Revolution and is widely regarded as the most important event of the modern period. It ...more

Age: Died at 70 (1398-1468)

Birthplace: Mainz, Germany

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#25 on The Most Influential People of All Time

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Johannes Schöner is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of Erfurt Alumni
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Johannes Schöner


Johannes Schöner was a renowned and respected German polymath. It is best to refer to him using the usual 16th-century Latin term "mathematicus", as the areas of study to which he devoted his life were very different from those now considered to be the domain of the mathematician. He was a priest, ...more

Age: Died at 70 (1477-1547)

Birthplace: Karlstadt am Main, Germany

Andreas Karlstadt is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University Of Erfurt Alumni
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Andreas Karlstadt


Andreas Rudolph Bodenstein von Karlstadt, better known as Andreas Karlstadt or Andreas Carlstadt or Karolostadt, was a German Christian theologian during the Protestant Reformation. He was born in Karlstadt, Franconia. ...more

Age: Died at 55 (1486-1541)

Birthplace: Karlstadt am Main, Germany