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

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

Edward Teller and Thom Barron are included on this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Karlsruhe?” and “Which celebrities are University of Karlsruhe alumni?”
Edward Teller is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of Karlsruhe Alumni
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Edward Teller was a Hungarian-born American theoretical physicist who, although he claimed he did not care for the title, is known colloquially as "the father of the hydrogen bomb". He made numerous contributions to nuclear and molecular physics, spectroscopy and surface physics. His extension of ...more

Profession: Physicist, Scientist

Age: Died at 95 (1908-2003)

Birthplace: Eurasia, Hungary, Central Hungary, Budapest

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Karl Benz is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of Karlsruhe Alumni
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Karl Friedrich Benz was a German engine designer and car engineer, generally regarded as the inventor of the first automobile powered by an internal combustion engine, and together with Bertha Benz, pioneering founder of the automobile manufacturer Mercedes-Benz. Other German contemporaries, ...more

Profession: Inventor, Engineer

Age: Died at 85 (1844-1929)

Birthplace: Mühlburg, Germany

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Leopold Ružička is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of Karlsruhe Alumni
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Leopold Ružička ForMemRS was a Croatian scientist and winner of the 1939 Nobel Prize in Chemistry who worked most of his life in Switzerland. He received eight honoris causa doctorates in science, medicine, and law; seven prizes and medals; and twenty-four honorary memberships in chemical, ...more

Profession: Chemist, Scientist

Age: Died at 89 (1887-1976)

Birthplace: Vukovar, Croatia

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Hanns Hopp is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University Of Karlsruhe Alumni
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Hanns Hopp was a German architect. Hopp was born in Lübeck and studied at the University of Karlsruhe and the Technical University of Munich. From 1918 he was employed as an architect for the local authorities in Königsberg, and from 1920 for the Deutsche Ostmesse, or Eastern Fair. From 1926 he ...more

Profession: Architect

Age: Died at 81 (1890-1971)

Birthplace: Lübeck, Germany

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