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Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni

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

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

Items on this list include Angel Locsin and Toni Gonzaga.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Santo Tomas?” and “Which celebrities are University of Santo Tomas alumni?”
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John Lapus is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Comedian, Researcher, Actor
Jonathan Anthony Solis Lapus is a Filipino actor, host and comedian.
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Cesar Climaco is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Politician, Lawyer
Cesar Cortez Climaco was a Filipino politician who served as mayor of Zamboanga City for 11 years and three nonconsecutive terms. A prominent critic of the martial law regime of Ferdinand ...more
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Manuel Quezon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Politician, Soldier, Lawyer
Manuel Luis Quezon y Molina served as president of the Commonwealth of the Philippines from 1935 to 1944. He was the first Filipino to head a government of the Philippines, and is considered to ...more
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Fernando Lopez is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Politician
Fernando Hofileña López, Sr. was a Filipino statesman. A member of the influential López Family of Iloilo, Fernando López served as Vice President of the Philippines ...more
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Emilio Aguinaldo is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Politician, Soldier, Rebel
Emilio Famy Aguinaldo QSC PLH is officially recognized as the First President of the Philippines and led Philippine forces first against Spain. He was captured by American forces in 1901, which ...more
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Piolo Pascual is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Record producer, Musician, Film Producer
Piolo José Pascual is a Filipino film and television actor, musician, model, and producer.
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Angel Locsin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Film Producer, Model, Actor
Angel Locsin is a Filipina television and film actress, commercial model, film producer and fashion designer. She came to prominence for her television roles as Alwina in the 2004 fantasy-themed ...more
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Marcelo H. del Pilar is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Politician, Journalist, Musician
Marcelo Hilario del Pilar y Gatmaitán, better known by his pen name Plaridel, was a Filipino writer, lawyer, and journalist. He was the second and last editor of the La Solidaridad, the ...more
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José Wendell Capili is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Poet, Author, Writer
José Wendell Capili is a writer and academic from the Philippines. He earned degrees from the University of Santo Tomas, University of the Philippines Diliman, University of Tokyo, ...more
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Benigno Aquino, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Politician, Farmer, Lawyer
Benigno Simeon "Igno" Aquino, Sr, also known as Benigno S. Aquino or Benigno S. Aquino, Sr., was a Filipino politician who served as Speaker of the National Assembly of the Second ...more
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Carla Humphries is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Model, Actor
Carla Humphries is a commercial model and actress in the Philippines. In her acting roles, she is sometimes credited as Carla Humphries Loren or Carla Loren. She has a Filipina mother and an ...more
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José Rizal is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Poet, Novelist, Physician
José Protasio Rizal Mercado y Alonso Realonda was a Filipino nationalist, novelist, poet, ophthalmologist, journalist, and revolutionary. He is widely considered one of the greatest ...more
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Loi Estrada is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Politician, Physician
Luisa Pimentel-Ejército, is a former Filipino politician. She is the wife of former Philippine President Joseph Estrada, and was the twelfth First Spouse of the Philippines from 1998 to ...more
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Alfredo Benipayo is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Judge, Solicitor, Lawyer
Alfredo Logronio Benipayo is the former Dean of the University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Civil Law, the oldest law school in the Philippines. He is a former magistrate and a respected law ...more
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José Burgos is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Priesthood
José Apolonio Burgos y García was a Filipino mestizo secular priest, accused of mutiny by the Spanish colonial authorities in the Philippines in the 19th century. He was placed in ...more
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Jose Tomas Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Cardinal
Jose Tomas Sanchez was a Filipino cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church who held several posts in the Roman Curia, the highest of which was Prefect of the Congregation for the Clergy from ...more
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Tony DeZuniga is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Comic book creator, Artist, Comics artist
Tony DeZuniga was a Filipino comics artist and illustrator best known for his works for DC Comics. He co-created the fictional characters Jonah Hex and Black Orchid. DeZuniga was the first ...more
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Arnold Zamora is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Conductor, Songwriter, Musician
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Leandro Locsin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Architect, Artist
Leandro Valencia Locsin was a Filipino architect, artist, and interior designer known for his use of concrete, floating volume and simplistic design in his various projects. An avid collector, ...more
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Carlos A. Santos-Viola is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Architect
Carlos Antonio Santos-Viola was an architect in the Philippines. He is best known for designing and building churches for the Iglesia ni Cristo religious group. Carlos was born Carlos ...more
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Andres Narvasa is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Judge, Lawyer
Andres dela Rosa Narvasa was the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines from December 1, 1991 to November 30, 1998. He served as Chairman of the Preparatory Commission for ...more
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Jacinto Zamora is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Priesthood
Jacinto Zamora y del Rosario was a Filipino secular priest, part of the Gomburza trio who were falsely accused of mutiny by the Spanish colonial authorities in the Philippines in the 19th ...more
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Diosdado Macapagal is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Diosdado Macapagal Politician, Professor, Economist
Diosdado Pangan Macapagal was the ninth President of the Philippines, serving from 1961 to 1965, and the sixth Vice-President, serving from 1957 to 1961. He also served as a member of the House ...more
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Gregorio Aglipay is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Politician, Bishop, Lawyer
Gregorio Aglipay Cruz y Labayan was a former Catholic priest who became the first head of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente, an independent Catholic Church in the form of a national church in ...more
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Ambrosio Padilla is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous University Of Santo Tomas Alumni
Politician, Civil servant
Ambrosio Bibby Padilla was a former Filipino basketball player and former elected member of the Senate of the Philippines. He was one of the most important figures in Asian basketball