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

The list you're viewing is made up of graduates like Federico Fellini and Bernardo Bertolucci.

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

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Umberto Guidoni is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Politician, Researcher, Astronaut
Umberto Guidoni is an Italian astrophysicist, science writer and a former ESA astronaut. He is a veteran of two NASA space shuttle missions. He was also a Member of the European Parliament from ...more

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Maurizio Cheli is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Astronaut
Maurizio Cheli is an Italian air force officer, a European Space Agency astronaut and a veteran of one NASA space shuttle mission. A native of Modena, Cheli attended the Italian Air Force ...more

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Federico Fellini is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Screenwriter, Film Director
Federico Fellini was an Italian film director and scriptwriter. Known for his distinct style that blends fantasy and baroque images with earthiness, he is considered one of the greatest and most ...more

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Abdirashid Ali Shermarke is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Politician
Abdirashid Ali Shermarke was Prime Minister of Somalia from July 12, 1960 to June 14, 1964, and President of Somalia from June 10, 1967 until his assassination on October 15, 1969. He was the ...more

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Pope Pius XII is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Religious Leader, Clergy
Pope Pius XII, born Eugenio Maria Giuseppe Giovanni Pacelli, reigned from 2 March 1939 to his death in 1958. Before his election to the papacy, Pacelli served as secretary of the Department of ...more

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Ferzan Özpetek is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Screenwriter, Film Director
Ferzan Özpetek is a Turkish film director and screenwriter, residing in Italy; who also has Italian citizenship.

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Ettore Majorana is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Physicist
Ettore Majorana was an Italian theoretical physicist who worked on neutrino masses. He disappeared suddenly under mysterious circumstances while going by ship from Palermo to Naples. The ...more

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Gabriele d'Annunzio is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Poet, Journalist, Soldier
Gabriele D'Annunzio, Prince of Montenevoso, sometimes spelled d'Annunzio, was an Italian writer, poet, journalist, playwright and soldier during World War I. He occupied a prominent place in ...more

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J. Bowyer Bell is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Historian, Art critic
J. Bowyer Bell was an American historian, artist and art critic. He was best known as a terrorism expert.

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Franco Modigliani is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Scientist, Economist
Franco Modigliani was an Italian economist naturalized American, a professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management and MIT Department of Economics who won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics ...more

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Giorgio Abetti is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Astrophysicist, Astronomer
Giorgio Abetti was an Italian solar astronomer. He was born in Padua, the son of noted astronomer Antonio Abetti. He was educated at the Universities of Padua and of Rome. He began his career at ...more

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Bernardo Bertolucci is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Writer
Bernardo Bertolucci was an Italian director and screenwriter, whose films include The Conformist, Last Tango in Paris, 1900, The Last Emperor (for which he won the Academy Award for Best ...more

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Emilio G. Segrè is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Physicist
Emilio Gino Segrè was an Italian physicist and Nobel laureate who discovered the elements technetium and astatine, and the antiproton, a sub-atomic antiparticle, for which he was awarded ...more

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Mario Draghi is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Economist, Banker
Mario Draghi is an Italian economist, manager and banker who succeeded Jean-Claude Trichet as the President of the European Central Bank on 1 November 2011. He was previously the governor of the ...more

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Luigi Pirandello is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Librettist, Novelist, Screenwriter
Luigi Pirandello was an Italian dramatist, novelist, poet and short story writer. He was awarded the 1934 Nobel Prize in Literature for his "bold and brilliant renovation of the drama and ...more

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Magdi Allam is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Commentator, Politician, Journalist
Magdi Cristiano Allam, is an Egyptian-born Italian journalist and politician, noted for his criticism of Islamic extremism and his articles on the relations between Western culture and the ...more

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Maria Montessori is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Educator, Physician, Philosopher
Maria Tecla Artemesia Montessori was an Italian physician and educator best known for the philosophy of education that bears her name, and her writing on scientific pedagogy. Her educational ...more

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Oscar Zariski is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Mathematician, Scientist
Oscar Zariski was an American mathematician and one of the most influential algebraic geometers of the 20th century.

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Gheorghe Mihoc is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Mathematician, Statistician
Gheorghe Mihoc was a Romanian statistician. He was born in Brăila, the son of a worker. In 1908, his father moved the family to Bucharest. Here he attended elementary school and the Gheorghe ...more

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Giulio Andreotti is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Statesman, Politician, Journalist
Giulio Andreotti win the David di Donatello Special Award in 1988.

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Luciano Floridi is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Philosopher
Luciano Floridi is currently Professor of Philosophy and Ethics of Information at the University of Oxford, Oxford Internet Institute, Governing Body Fellow of St Cross College, Oxford, Senior ...more

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Gianfranco Fini is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Politician, Journalist
Gianfranco Fini is an Italian politician, former President of the Italian Chamber of Deputies, former leader of the conservative National Alliance, the post-fascist Italian Social Movement and ...more

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Cristina Ali Farah is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Cristina Ali Farah
Cristina Ali Farah is an Italian writer of Somali and Italian origin.

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Federico Capasso is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Professor, Scientist, Engineer
Federico Capasso, a prominent applied physicist, was one of the inventors of the quantum cascade laser during his work at Bell Laboratories. He is currently on the faculty of Harvard University. ...more

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Giorgio Parisi is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous University Of Rome La Sapienza Alumni
Physicist
Giorgio Parisi is an Italian theoretical physicist. He is best known for his works concerning statistical mechanics, quantum field theory and various aspects of physics, mathematics and ...more