12 Notable alumni of
University of Santiago de Chile

The University of Santiago de Chile is 1778th in the world, 77th in Latin America, and 8th in Chile by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 12 notable alumni from the University of Santiago de Chile sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Víctor Jara

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    Víctor Jara
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1932-1973 (aged 41)
    Occupations
    politicianpoetteachersingerwriter
    Biography

    Víctor Lidio Jara Martínez was a Chilean teacher, theater director, poet, singer-songwriter and communist political activist tortured and killed during the dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet. He developed Chilean theater by directing a broad array of works, ranging from locally produced plays to world classics, as well as the experimental work of playwrights such as Ann Jellicoe. He also played a pivotal role among neo-folkloric musicians who established the Nueva Canción Chilena (New Chilean Song) movement. This led to an uprising of new sounds in popular music during the administration of President Salvador Allende.

  2. Carlos Caszely

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    Carlos Caszely
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1950-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    association football player
    Biography

    Carlos Humberto Caszely Garrido is a Chilean former footballer, nicknamed "Rey del metro cuadrado" (English: King of the square meter, Portuguese: O Rei do Metro Quadrado), who played as a forward.

  3. Luis Jara

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    Luis Jara
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1965-.. (age 56)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Luis Alberto Jara Cantillana, also known as Lucho Jara, is a Chilean singer, television host and former actor. He has participated in the teleseries De cara al mañana playing as Juan José "El Turco" Aguad, and Los títeres from Canal 13, as Pato.

  4. Carlos Dávila

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    Carlos Dávila
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1887-1955 (aged 68)
    Occupations
    journalistdiplomatpoliticianlawyer
    Biography

    Carlos Gregorio Dávila Espinoza, was a Chilean political figure, journalist, Chairman of Government Junta of Chile in 1932, and Secretary General of the Organization of American States from 1954 until his death in 1955.

  5. Camilo Ballesteros

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    Camilo Ballesteros
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1987-.. (age 34)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Camilo Igor Ballesteros Briones is a Chilean physical education undergraduate student and member of the Chilean Communist Youth. He was the president of the University of Santiago de Chile Student Federation (Feusach) in 2010-2011 and became of the main spokespersons of the Confederation of Chilean Students (Confech) during the movement for better access to quality education.

  6. Thomas Briceño

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    Thomas Briceño
    Years
    1993-.. (age 28)
    Occupations
    judoka
    Biography

    Thomas Briceño is a Chilean judoka.

  7. Graciela Mandujano

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    Graciela Mandujano
    Years
    1902-1984 (aged 82)
    Occupations
    feminismsuffragettepolitician
    Biography

    Graciela Mandujano was a Chilean politician and feminist.

  8. Mariela Griffor

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    Mariela Griffor
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    journalistnovelist
    Biography

    Mariela Griffor, is a poet, editor, publisher of Marick Press and diplomat. She is author of four poetry collections, Exiliana, House, The Psychiatrist and most recently, Declassified (Eyewear Publishing, 2016), and has had her poems and translations published in many literary journals and magazines including Poetry International, Washington Square Review, Texas Poetry Review, and Éditions d'art Le Sabord, in anthologies including Poetry in Michigan / Michigan in Poetry, from New Issues Press. A variety of Griffor's poems has been translated into Italian, French, Chinese, Swedish, and Spanish. She has been nominated to the Griffin Poetry Prize, to the Whiting Awards and the PEN/Beyond Margins Award. She was finalist and shortlisted for the 2017 National Translation Award for Canto General by Pablo Neruda.

  9. Juan Acevedo Pavez

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    Juan Acevedo Pavez
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1914-2010 (aged 96)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Juan Acevedo Pavez was a Chilean politician, who held office as regidor and mayor of the commune of San Bernardo, and was a member of the Chamber of Deputies of Chile, representing the Eighth Departmental Group of Melipilla, San Antonio, San Bernardo, and Maipo.

  10. Morín Contreras

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    Morín Contreras
    Born in
    Chile Flag Chile
    Years
    1971-.. (age 50)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Morín Edith Contreras Concha is a Chilean accountant and politician, militant of the Socialist Party. She was the first female president of the O'Higgins Region during the second government of Michelle Bachelet, between 2014 and 2015.

  11. Pedro Restrepo

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    Pedro Restrepo
    Years
    1918-.. (age 103)
    Occupations
    artist
    Biography

    Pedro Pablo Restrepo-Peláez is a Colombian artist, civil servant, art historian and writer.

  12. Carmen Gisela Vergara

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    Carmen Gisela Vergara
    Born in
    Panama Flag Panama
    Years
    1967-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    lawyerdiplomat
    Biography

    Carmen Gisela Vergara is a Panamanian lawyer, diplomat and international trade expert. She was appointed Secretary-General of the Secretariat for Central American Economic Integration from July 2013 to June 2017 by the Council of Ministers of Economic Integration of Central America. Carmen Gisela Vergara also served as Panama's Minister for Trade and Industry, and Member of the Board of Directors of the Central American Bank for Economic Integration (CABEI). She currently serves as Executive Director of PROPANAMA.