Adolf des Coudres Adolf des Coudres (born 2 June 1862 in Karlsruhe; died 21 September 1924 in Fürstenfeldbruck) was a German painter.
Adolf Marschall von Bieberstein Adolf Freiherr Marschall von Bieberstein (12 October 1842, in Karlsruhe – 24 September 1912, in Badenweiler) was a German politician and Secretary of State of the Foreign Office of the German Empire.
Adolph Alexander Weinman Adolph Alexander Weinman (December 11, 1870 – August 8, 1952) was an American sculptor and architectural sculptor, born in Durmersheim, near Karlsruhe, Germany.
Adolph Hausrath Adolph Hausrath (13 January 1837 – 2 August 1909), a German theologian, was born at Karlsruhe.
Alexander Fesca Alexander Ernst Fesca (22 May 1820 in Karlsruhe, 22 February 1849 in Braunschweig) was a German composer and pianist.
Alexander Kanoldt Alexander Kanoldt (29 September 1881 – 24 January 1939) was a German magic realist painter and one of the artists of the New Objectivity.
Alexander M. Thompson Alexander Mattock Thompson (9 May 1861 – 25 March 1948), sometimes credited as A. M. Thompson, was a German-born English journalist and dramatist.
Alfred Holder Alfred Theophil Holder, was chief librarian of the national library in Karlsruhe.
Alfred Mombert Alfred Mombert (6 February 1872 – 8 April 1942) was a German poet, born in Karlsruhe, and educated at the universities of Heidelberg, Leipzig, Munich, and Berlin.
Alper Balaban Alper Balaban (August 1, 1987, Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg – April 12, 2010) was a Turkish-German footballer who started his career.
Andi Deris Andreas "Andi" Deris (born 18 August 1964) is a German singer and songwriter, best known as the lead vocalist of power metal band Helloween, and co-founder and former lead singer of German melod...
Annika Bruhn Annika Bruhn (born 5 October 1992 in Karlsruhe) is a German swimmer.
Annika Lurz Annika Liebs Lurz is an Olympic and former World Record-holding swimmer from Germany.
Arnd Goldschmidt Arnd Goldschmidt, is a German flatwater canoer and former world champion.
Aykut Akgün Aykut Akgün (born 18 September 1987) is a Turkish professional footballer.
Bernd Erich Gall Bernd Erich Gall (born August 2, 1956) is a German painter and conceptual artist.
Bernd Längin Bernd G. Längin was a journalist and author of multiple books.
Berthold Korts Berthold Korts (21 May 1912 – 29 August 1943) was a German World War II fighter ace and was credited with 113 aerial victories—that is, 113 aerial combat encounters resulting in the destru...
Berthold von Deimling Berthold Karl Adolf von Deimling (21 March 1853, Karlsruhe, Grand Duchy of Baden – 3 February 1944) was a general officer of the German Army during World War I.
Berthold, Margrave of Baden Berthold Friedrich Wilhelm Ernst August Heinrich Karl, Margrave of Baden (24 February 1906 – 27 October 1963) was the son of Prince Maximilian, Margrave of Baden and Princess Marie Louise of Han...
Boris Yoffe Boris Yoffe is a Russian-born Israeli composer, resident of Karlsruhe, Germany.
Carl Lautenschläger Carl Ludwig Lautenschläger (27 February 1888 in Karlsruhe - 6 December 1962 in Karlsruhe) was a German chemist and physician.
Charles, Grand Duke of Baden Charles, Grand Duke of Baden (Karl Ludwig Friedrich; 8 July 1786, Karlsruhe – 8 December 1818, Rastatt) became ruler of Baden on 11 June 1811 and ruled until his death.
Daniel Williams (footballer) Daniel "Danny" Williams (born March 8, 1989) is a German-born American football player who plays for English club Reading and the United States national team.
Dennis Aogo Dennis Aogo (born 14 January 1987) is a German footballer of Nigerian descent.
Dietrich Schmidt (pilot) Dietrich Schmidt (27 June 1919 – 6 March 2002) was a German Luftwaffe night fighter ace and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross during World War II. The Knight's Cross of the...
Frieda Fromm-Reichmann Frieda Fromm-Reichmann (October 23, 1889, Karlsruhe – April 28, 1957, Rockville, Maryland) was a German psychiatrist and contemporary of Sigmund Freud who emigrated to America during World War II.
Friedrich Arnold (soldier) Friedrich Arnold (10 May 1919 – 1 September 2006) was a highly decorated Hauptmann in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross.
Friedrich Bassler Friedrich Bassler was born on 21 June 1909 in Karlsruhe and died on 7 September 1992 in Freiburg im Breisgau.
Friedrich Groos Friedrich Groos (23 April 1768 – 15 June 1852) was a German physician and philosopher born in Karlsruhe.
Friedrich Hund Friedrich Hermann Hund (4 February 1896 – 31 March 1997) was a German physicist from Karlsruhe known for his work on atoms and molecules.
Friedrich Kiefer Professor Friedrich Kiefer was a German zoologist, specialising in freshwater copepods.
Friedrich Parrot Johann Jacob Friedrich Wilhelm Parrot (14 October 1792 – 15 January 1841) was a German naturalist and traveller, who lived and worked in what was then the Governorate of Livonia, a part of...
Friedrich Weinbrenner Friedrich Weinbrenner (Karlsruhe, 1766 – 1826) was a German architect and city planner admired for his mastery of classical style.
Gustav Landauer Gustav Landauer was one of the leading theorists on anarchism in Germany in the end of the 19th and the beginning of the 20th century. He was an advocate of social anarchism and an avowed pacifist. Landauer is also known for his study and translations of William Shakespeare's works into German.
Hans Erich Apostel Hans Erich Apostel (Born January 22, 1901 in Karlsruhe – died November 30, 1972 in Vienna) was a German-born Austrian composer of classical music.
Hans Frank Hans Michael Frank (23 May 1900 – 16 October 1946) was a German lawyer who worked for the Nazi party during the 1920s and 1930s.
Hans-Henning Freiherr von Beust Hans-Henning Freiherr von Beust (17 April 1913 – 27 March 1991) was a highly decorated Oberst in the Luftwaffe during World War II, and one of only 882 recipients of the Knight's Cross of th...
Heino von Rantzau Heino von Rantzau was a highly decorated Generalleutnant in the Luftwaffe during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross was awarded to recognise extreme battlefield bravery or successful military leadership.
Heinrich Julius Holtzmann Heinrich Julius Holtzmann (7 May 1832 – 4 August 1910), German Protestant theologian, son of Karl Julius Holtzmann (1804–1877), was born at Karlsruhe, where his father ultimately became prelate ...
Heinz Ebeling Heinz Ebeling (2 January 1918 – 30 November 1987) was a Luftwaffe Staffelkapitän and flying ace during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross...
Heinz Hellmich Heinz Hellmich (9 June 1890 – 17 June 1944) was a German Generalleutnant during World War II. Awarded with a posthumous Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross on 9 September 1944 as Generalleu...
Herbert Wetterauer Herbert Wetterauer (born 21 April 1957 in Karlsruhe, West Germany) is a German painter, sculptor and author.
Imke Duplitzer Imke Duplitzer is a German épée fencer. At the 2004 Summer Olympics she won the silver medal in the épée competition with her teammates, Britta Heidemann and Claudia Bokel.
Ingo Wellenreuther Ingo Wellenreuther is a German politician and the current chairman of Karlsruher SC. He has been a CDU member of the Bundestag since 2002.
Jacob Ettlinger Jacob Ettlinger (17 March 1798 – 7 December 1871) (Hebrew: יעקב עטלינגר) was a German rabbi and author, and one of the leaders of Orthodox Judaism.
Jan Harlan Jan Harlan (born in Karlsruhe, Germany on May 5, 1937) is a film producer and the brother of Christiane Kubrick, director Stanley Kubrick's widow.
Johannes Winkler Johannes Winkler was a German rocket pioneer who founded the first German rocket society and launched the first successful liquid-fuelled rocket in Europe.
John Gay (photographer) John Gay (born Hans Göhler 1909 in Karlsruhe, Germany, died 1999 in Highgate, London) was a photographer.
Joseph Keilberth Joseph Keilberth (April 19, 1908 – July 20, 1968) was a German conductor who specialized in opera.
Karl Benz 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.
Karl Drais Karl Drais (April 29, 1785 – December 10, 1851) was a German inventor, who invented the Laufmaschine ("running machine"), also later called the velocipede, draisine (English) or draisienne...
Karl Elzer Karl Conrad Elzer (2 August 1881 – 30 August 1938) was a German film actor.
Karl Haas (conductor) Karl Wilhelm Jacob Haas (27 December 1900 – London, 7 July 1970), musician, musicologist and conductor, was born in Karlsruhe, Germany, where he studied at the Classical College, then at the Uni...
Karl Hofer Karl Christian Ludwig Hofer or Carl Hofer (11 October 1878 in Karlsruhe – 3 April 1955 Berlin) was a German expressionist painter.
Karl Hubbuch Karl Hubbuch (21 November 1891 – 26 December 1979) was a German painter, printmaker, and draftsman associated with the New Objectivity.
Karl Ritscherle Major Karl Waldemar Ritscherle was a World War I flying ace credited with eight aerial victories.
Karl-Heinz von Liebezeit Karl-Heinz von Liebezeit (born July 10, 1960 in Karlsruhe, Germany) is a German television actor.
Karoline von Günderrode Karoline Friederike Louise Maximiliane von Günderrode (11 February 1780 – 26 July 1806) was a German Romantic poet, born in Karlsruhe.
Klaus Uwe Benneter Klaus Uwe Benneter (born 1 March 1947 in Karlsruhe) is a German politician and member of the SPD. He is widowed and has one son.
Kurt Bürger Kurt Bürger (August 27, 1894, Karlsruhe, Baden as Karl Ganz – July 28, 1951, Schwerin) was a German politician.
Kurt Ehrmann Kurt Ehrmann (7 June 1922 – 2 August 2013) was a German international footballer.
Kurt Sommerlatt Kurt Sommerlatt (born 25 December 1928 in Karlsruhe) is a German former footballer and manager who played for Karlsruher SC, Bayern Munich and FC La Chaux-de-Fonds.
Laith Al-Deen Laith Al-Deen, born February 20, 1972 in Karlsruhe, Germany, is a German language pop musician.
Leopold, Grand Duke of Baden Leopold I, Grand Duke of Baden (Karlsruhe, 29 August 1790 – Karlsruhe, 24 April 1852) succeeded in 1830 as the fourth Grand Duke of Baden.
Louis II, Grand Duke of Baden Louis II, Grand Duke of Baden (15 August 1824 – 22 January 1858) was the son of Leopold I, Grand Duke of Baden and Sophie of Holstein-Gottorp, Princess of Sweden.
Louise Caroline of Hochberg Louise Caroline von Hochberg, born Geyer von Geyersberg, from 1787 Baroness von Hochberg, from 1796 Countess of Hochberg (26 May 1768 in Karlsruhe – 23 June 1820, Karlsruhe) was the morganatic s...
Ludwig Jost Ludwig Jost ForMemRS (born November 13, 1865 Karlsruhe - 1947) was a German botanist, and university professor.
Manfred Eglin Manfred Eglin (10 October 1935 – 10 August 2001) was a German footballer who played as a goalkeeper.
Marie Luise Kaschnitz Marie Luise Kaschnitz (born Marie Luise von Holzing-Berslett; 31 January 1901 – 10 October 1974) was a German short story writer, novelist, essayist and poet.
Martin Weiss (Nazi official) Martin Weiss (born 21 February 1903, date of death unknown) was a Nazi official and de facto commander of the Vilna Ghetto.
Matthias Cuntz Matthias Cuntz (born 4 May 1990 in Karlsruhe) is a German footballer.
Max Schäfer Max Schäfer (17 January 1907 – 16 May 1987) was a Standartenführer (Colonel) in the Waffen-SS, during World War II who was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves (Ritterkre...
Maximilian Bayer Maximilian Bayer (11 May 1872 in Karlsruhe – 25 October 1917 in Nomeny) was the founder of Scouting in Germany, along with Alexander Lion.
Maximilian Fretter-Pico Maximilian Fretter-Pico (6 February 1892 – 4 April 1984) was a German general during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves.
Maximilian Liebenwein Maximilian Albert Josef Liebenwein (11 April 1869 – 17 July 1926) was an Austrian-German painter, graphic artist and book illustrator, in the Impressionist and Art Nouveau styles.
Mehmet Scholl Mehmet Scholl (born Mehmet Yüksel on 16 October 1970) is a former German footballer and manager with Turkish-German ancestry.
Michael Sternkopf Michael Sternkopf is a retired German football player who played for Karlsruher SC, Bayern Munich, Borussia Mönchengladbach, SC Freiburg, Arminia Bielefeld and Kickers Offenbach, as well as for ...
Moritz August Seubert Moritz August Seubert (2 June 1818 in Karlsruhe – 8 April 1878 in Karlsruhe) was a German botanist.
Muhammed Suiçmez Muhammed Suiçmez (born November 28, 1975) is a Turkish-German guitarist and the frontman of the technical death metal band Necrophagist.
Nino de Angelo Nino de Angelo (born Domenico Gerhard Gorgoglione, 18 December 1963) is a German singer who participated in the Eurovision Song Contest 1989 with the song, "Flieger", written by Dieter Boh...
Oliver Bierhoff Oliver Bierhoff (born 1 May 1968) is a retired German former football striker, who scored the first golden goal in the history of major international football, for Germany in the Euro 96 final.
Oliver Kahn Oliver Rolf Kahn (nicknamed Der Titan (the Titan); born 15 June 1969) is a former German football goalkeeper.
Otto Ammon Otto Georg Ammon (December 7, 1842, Karlsruhe, Baden - January 14, 1916, Karlsruhe) was a German anthropologist.
Otto Fretter-Pico Otto Fretter-Pico (2 February 1893 – 30 July 1966) was a highly decorated major-general (Generalleutnant) in the German Army (Heer) during World War II who commanded several divisions.
Otto Nüsslin Otto Nüsslin, Baden-Baden was a German zoologist and forester.
Peter Sloterdijk Peter Sloterdijk (born June 26, 1947) is a German philosopher, cultural theorist, television host and columnist.
Philipp August Böckh August Böckh (November 24, 1785 – August 3, 1867) was a German classical scholar and antiquarian.
Pietro Lombardi (singer) Pietro Lombardi (born 9 June 1992 in Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg) is an Italian-German singer and the winner of season 8 of Deutschland sucht den Superstar.
Prince Wilhelm of Baden (1829-1897) Prince Louis William Augustus of Baden (Ludwig Wilhelm August Prinz von Baden) (18 December 1829– 27 April 1897) was a Prussian general and politician.
Prince Wilhelm of Baden (1829–1897) Prince Louis William Augustus of Baden (Ludwig Wilhelm August Prinz von Baden) (18 December 1829– 27 April 1897) was a Prussian general and politician.
Prince William of Baden Margrave Wilhelm of Baden (8 April 1792, Karlsruhe – 11 October 1859, Karlsruhe) was the second son of Karl Friedrich, Grand Duke of Baden and his second wife, Luise Karoline, Baroness Ge...
Princess Alexandrine of Baden Alexandrina of Baden (Alexandrine Luise Amalie Friederike Elisabeth Sophie; born Karlsruhe, 6 December 1820; died Schloss Callenberg, 20 December 1904) was the eldest child of Leopold, Grand...
Princess Marie of Baden (1782-1808) Marie of Baden (Marie Elisabeth Wilhelmine; 7 September 1782 – 8 December 1808) was a Duchess consort of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel and Brunswick-Oels.
Regina Halmich Regina Halmich (born 22 November 1976) is a female boxer from Germany.
Renate Lingor Renate Lingor (born October 11, 1975 in Karlsruhe, Germany) is a retired female German international football player.
Richard Willstätter Richard Martin Willstätter, ForMemRS (13 August 1872 – 3 August 1942) was a German organic chemist whose study of the structure of plant pigments, chlorophyll included, won him the 1915 Nobel Prize for Chemistry.
Rico Seith Rico Seith (born 31 May 1994 in Karlsruhe) is a German singer, his area of music is Schlager.
Robert Pötzelberger Robert Pötzelberger (9 June 1856, Vienna – 2 August 1930, Reichenau, Baden-Württemberg) was an Austrian painter, sculptor and lithographer.
Rudolf Frank Rudolf Frank (19 August 1920 – 27 April 1944) was a German Luftwaffe night fighter ace and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves during World War II. The Knigh...
Samuel Gutekunst Samuel Gutekunst (born May 20, 1984 in Karlsruhe, Germany) is an American football offensive tackle who is currently a free agent.
Sasha Waltz Sasha Alexandra Waltz (born 8 March 1963, Karlsruhe) is a German choreographer, dancer and leader of the dance company Sasha Waltz and Guests.
Victoria of Baden Victoria of Baden (Sophie Marie Viktoria; 7 August 1862 – 4 April 1930) was the Queen of Sweden by her marriage to King Gustaf V. She was politically active in a conservative fashion during the development of democracy and known as a pro-German during the First World War.
Vincenzo Italiano Vincenzo Italiano (born December 10, 1977 in Karlsruhe, Germany) is an Italian football player who is currently a midfielder for Lumezzane.
Walther von Reichenau Walter von Reichenau (8 October 1884 – 17 January 1942) was a German Generalfeldmarschall during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross (Ritterkr...
Wawau Adler Josef Wawau Adler (born 25 January 1967 in Karlsruhe) is a German gypsy jazz guitarist.
Werner Nachmann Werner Nachmann (12 August 1925, in Karlsruhe, Germany - 21 January 1988), was a German entrepreneur and politician, and was president of the Central Council of Jews in Germany (Zentralrat der J...
Wilhelm Valentiner Wilhelm Reinhold Valentiner (1880 – 1958) was a German art historian and critic and museum official.
William Hespeler William Hespeler was a German - Canadian businessman and immigration agent and a member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba. He served as Speaker of the Legislature and as honorary consul of Germany to Winnipeg and the Northwest Territories.
Willibald Freiherr von Langermann und Erlencamp General Willibald Karl Moritz Robert Rudolf Freiherr von Langermann und Erlencamp (29 March 1890 – 3 October 1942) was a Panzer General in the German army during World War II. He was also a r...
Winold Reiss F. Winold Reiss (September 16, 1886 – August 23, 1953) was a German-born American artist and graphic designer.