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Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni

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

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

List features graduates like Rade Serbedzija and Ante Pavelić.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Zagreb?” and “Which celebrities are University of Zagreb alumni?”
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Ante Pavelić is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Statesman, Politician, Lawyer
Ante Pavelić was a Croatian fascist leader and politician who led the Ustaše movement and who during World War II was the dictator of Independent State of Croatia, a puppet state of Fascist ...more
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Stjepan Mesić is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Statesman, Businessperson, Judge
Stjepan "Stipe" Mesić is a Croatian politician who served as the second President of Croatia from 2000 to 2010. Before his ten-year presidential term, he held the posts of Speaker of ...more
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Ivan Šola is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Bobsleigher, Journalist, Athlete
Ivan Šola is a Croatian bobsledder who has competed since 1999. Competing in three Winter Olympics, he earned his best finish of 20th in the four-man event at Vancouver in 2010. Šola also ...more
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William Feller is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Mathematician
William "Vilim" Feller, born Vilibald Srećko Feller, was a Croatian-American mathematician specializing in probability theory.
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Ivica Kostelić is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Alpine skier, Athlete
Ivica Kostelić is a World Cup alpine ski racer from Croatia. He specializes in slalom and combined, but is also one of the few alpine World Cup ski racers able to score points in all ...more
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Milan Bandić is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Politician
Milan Bandić is an influential Croatian politician currently serving his fifth term as a mayor of the Croatian capital, Zagreb. Between 2000 and 2009, he was a prominent member of the Social ...more
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Ivo Josipović is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Politician, Professor, Composer
Ivo Josipović is a Croatian jurist, composer and politician who served as the 3rd President of Croatia from 2010 to 2015. Josipović entered politics as a member of the League of Communists of ...more
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Rade Šerbedžija is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Theatre Director, Musician, Actor
Rade Šerbedžija, occasionally credited as Rade Sherbedgia in some English language productions, is a Serbian actor, director and musician. He is known for his portrayals of imposing figures on ...more
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Ivo Andrić is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Diplomat, Novelist, Writer
Ivan "Ivo" Andrić was a Yugoslav novelist, short story writer, and the 1961 winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature. His writings dealt mainly with life in his native Bosnia under the
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Božidar Kalmeta is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Božidar Kalmeta Politician
Božidar Kalmeta is a Croatian politician and member of the centre-right Croatian Democratic Union party. From 2003 to 2011 he served in the Croatian Government as Croatia's minister for sea and ...more
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Damir Polančec is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Damir Polančec
Damir Polančec is a Croatian politician. Polančec served as the Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Economy, Labour and Entrepreneurship in the Croatian Government of Ivo Sanader and later ...more
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Goran Višnjić is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Actor, Voice acting
Goran Višnjić is an actor.
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Dubravka Ugrešić is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Novelist, Author, Essayist
Dubravka Ugrešić is a Croatian writer. A graduate of University of Zagreb, she has been living in the Netherlands since the 1990s.
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Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Politician, Diplomat
Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović is a Croatian politician serving as President of Croatia since February 2015. From 2011 to 2014 she served as Assistant Secretary General for Public Diplomacy at NATO ...more
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Gordan Jandroković is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Gordan Jandroković Politician
Gordan Jandroković is a Croatian diplomat and politician. He served as the foreign minister of Croatia in the Cabinet of Ivo Sanader II and the Cabinet of Jadranka Kosor. Jandroković was born in ...more
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Berislav Rončević is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Berislav Rončević Politician
Berislav Rončević is a Croatian politician, and the former Minister of Internal Affairs in the Croatian Government and the Minister of Defense. Rončević was born in the village of Borovik near ...more
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Antun Vujić is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Antun Vujić Politician
Antun Vujić is a Croatian politician, philosopher, political analyst and lexicographer, currently member of Croatian Parliament and formerly Minister of Culture in the Croatian Government.
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Željka Antunović is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Željka Antunović Politician
Željka Antunović is a former Croatian centre-left politician and the deputy president of the Social Democratic Party, the largest opposition party in Croatia. Antunović was born in Virovitica, ...more
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Tonino Picula is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Tonino Picula Politician
Tonino Picula is a Croatian politician who currently serves his second term as a Croatian Member of the European Parliament. He served as a Croatian Minister of Foreign Affairs from 2000 to ...more
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Zoran Milanović is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Zoran Milanović Politician
Zoran Milanović is a Croatian politician who has been Prime Minister of Croatia since 2011. He has also been the leader of the Social Democratic Party of Croatia, the largest centre-left ...more
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Nenad Puhovski is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Nenad Puhovski Film Producer, Film Director, Teacher
Nenad Puhovski is a Croatian film director and producer.
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Branko Vukelić is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Branko Vukelić
Branko Vukelić was a Croatian politician and former Minister of Defence, and member of the Croatian Democratic Union. Vukelić graduated from the University of Zagreb, Faculty of Electrical ...more
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Vladko Maček is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Vladko Maček Politician
Vladimir "Vladko" Maček was a Croatian politician active within the Kingdom of Yugoslavia in the first half of the 20th century. He led the Croatian Peasant Party following the 1929 ...more
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Josip Jurčević is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Josip Jurčević Politician, Professor
Josip Jurčević is a Croatian politician and historian. He grew up in Zagreb. He graduated in history and philosophy from the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Zagreb in ...more
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Wayles Browne is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous University Of Zagreb Alumni
Eppes Wayles Browne is a linguist, Slavist, translator and editor of Slavic journals in several countries. Browne is Professor of Linguistics at Cornell University, with research interests in ...more