Famous University Of Paris Alumni

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

The list you're viewing is made up of a variety of different graduates, including Carla Bruni and Michael Weatherly.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Paris?” and “Which celebrities are University of Paris alumni?”
  • Simone de Beauvoir
    Novelist, Writer, Philosopher
    • Age: Dec. at 78 (1908-1986)
    • Birthplace: Paris, France
  • Marie Curie
    Physicist, Chemist, Scientist
    • Age: Dec. at 66 (1867-1934)
    • Birthplace: Warsaw, Second Polish Republic
  • Carla Bruni
    Songwriter, Singer-songwriter, Model
    • Age: 54
    • Birthplace: Turin, Italy
  • Norman Mailer
    Poet, Journalist, Novelist
    • Age: Dec. at 84 (1923-2007)
    • Birthplace: Long Branch, New Jersey, United States of America
  • Vera Wang
    Fashion designer, Designer
    • Age: 73
    • Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York
  • Ronald Lauder
    • Age: 78
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America
  • Thomas Becket
    Priest, Bishop
    • Age: Dec. at 52 (1118-1170)
    • Birthplace: Cheapside, United Kingdom
  • Roland Barthes
    Writer, Philosopher
    • Age: Dec. at 64 (1915-1980)
    • Birthplace: Cherbourg-Octeville, France
    • Age: Dec. at 77 (1914-1991)
    • Birthplace: Tehran, Iran
  • Louis Aragon
    Poet, Novelist, Writer
    • Age: Dec. at 85 (1897-1982)
    • Birthplace: France, Paris
  • Gerhard Ertl
    Physicist, Chemist, Professor
    • Age: 85
    • Birthplace: Stuttgart, Germany
  • Susan Sontag
    Cultural critic, Novelist, Screenwriter
    • Age: Dec. at 71 (1933-2004)
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York
  • Benoit Mandelbrot
    Mathematician, Professor, Scientist
    • Age: Dec. at 85 (1924-2010)
    • Birthplace: Second Polish Republic, Warsaw
  • Elie Wiesel
    Professor, Novelist, Screenwriter
    • Age: 93
    • Birthplace: Sighetu Marmației, Romania
  • Pope John XXI
    • Age: Dec. at 62 (1215-1277)
    • Birthplace: Lisbon, Portugal
    • Age: Dec. at 55 (1948-2003)
    • Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Julien Offray de La Mettrie
    Physician, Philosopher
    • Age: Dec. at 41 (1709-1751)
    • Birthplace: Saint-Malo, France