Trinity College, Oxford Notable Alumni

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Discover the notable alumni of Trinity College, Oxford. The list includes people like Muhammad Ali Jinnah, William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham, Richard Francis Burton, Henry Moseley & Lord North. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as writers, leaders, miscellaneous, media personalities and activists etc.
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Richard Francis Burton
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Birthdate: March 19, 1821
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Torquay
Died: October 20, 1890
 2 
Henry Moseley
(Physicist)
Henry Moseley
6
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: November 23, 1887
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Weymouth, Dorset, England
Died: August 10, 1915
 3 
Christopher Tolkien
(Editor, Illustrator, Academic and the Son of Author J. R. R. Tolkien)
Christopher Tolkien
5
Birthdate: November 21, 1924
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Leeds, United Kingdom
Died: January 16, 2020
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 4 
Kenneth Clark
(Art Historian)
Kenneth Clark
0
Birthdate: July 13, 1903
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Mayfair, London, England
Died: May 21, 1983
 5 
William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham
(Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (1766-68))
William Pitt, 1st Earl of Chatham
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 15, 1708
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Westminster, London, England
Died: May 11, 1778
 6 
Terence Rattigan
(Playwright)
Terence Rattigan
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: June 10, 1911
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: South Kensington, London, England
Died: November 30, 1977
Lord North
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 13, 1732
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Piccadilly
Died: August 5, 1792
 8 
Ross McWhirter
(Writer, Presenter, Journalist)
Ross McWhirter
1
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: August 12, 1925
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Winchmore Hill
Died: November 27, 1975
 9 
Jeremy Thorpe
(British Member of Parliament for North Devon (1959 - 1979))
Jeremy Thorpe
5
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 29, 1929
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: South Kensington, London, England
Died: December 4, 2014
 10 
Norris McWhirter
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 12, 1925
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Winchmore Hill, Middlesex, England
Died: April 19, 2004
 11 
George Butterworth
(Composer, Musicologist)
George Butterworth
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: July 12, 1885
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: London
Died: August 5, 1916
 12 
Philippe of Belgium
(King of the Belgians)
Philippe of Belgium
3
Birthdate: April 15, 1960
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brussels, Belgium
Spencer Compton, Earl of Wilmington
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1673 AD
Birthplace: Compton Wynyates
Died: July 2, 1743
 14 
Anthony Crosland
(Politician)
Anthony Crosland
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 29, 1918
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Hastings
Died: February 19, 1977
 15 
Patrick Cockburn
(Journalist who has been a Middle East correspondent for the Financial Times since 1979)
Patrick Cockburn
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Birthdate: March 5, 1950
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Ireland
 16 
Noel Godfrey Chavasse
(Military physician, Athletics competitor)
Noel Godfrey Chavasse
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: November 9, 1884
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Oxford
Died: August 4, 1917
 17 
A. V. Dicey
(British Whig Jurist and Constitutional Theorist)
A. V. Dicey
1
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: February 4, 1835
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: England
Died: April 7, 1922
 18 
Laurence Binyon
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 10, 1869
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Lancaster, Lancashire, England
Died: March 10, 1943
 19 
Walter Savage Landor
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 30, 1775
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Warwick, England
Died: September 17, 1864
 20 
Henry Ireton
(Politician)
Henry Ireton
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1611 AD
Birthplace: Attenborough, Beeston, England
Died: November 26, 1651
 21 
John Aubrey
(Antiquary)
John Aubrey
0
Birthdate: March 12, 1626
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Kington St Michael, Wiltshire, England
Died: June 7, 1697
Constantine Louloudis
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 15, 1991
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: London, England
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 23 
Peter Wildeblood
(Anglo-Canadian Novelist, Playwright, and Gay Rights Campaigner)
Peter Wildeblood
1
Birthdate: May 19, 1923
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Alassio, Italy
Died: November 14, 1999
 24 
Joyce Cary
(Novelist)
Joyce Cary
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 7, 1888
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Londonderry, Ireland
Died: March 29, 1957
 25 
William Legge, 2nd earl of Dartmouth
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 20, 1731
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: unknown
Died: July 15, 1801
John Somers, 1st Baron Somers
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: March 4, 1651
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Claines, Commonwealth of England
Died: April 26, 1716
 27 
Edmund Ludlow
(Parliamentarian)
Edmund Ludlow
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1617 AD
Birthplace: Maiden Bradley, Wiltshire, England
Died: 1692 AD
 28 
Bolaji Akinyemi
(A Professor of Political Science Who Later Became Nigeria's External Affairs Minister)
Bolaji Akinyemi
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 4, 1942
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ilesa, Nigeria
 29 
Lionel Chetwynd
(Screenwriter)
Lionel Chetwynd
0
Birthdate: January 29, 1940
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: London Borough of Hackney, London, England
Marmaduke Hussey, Baron Hussey of North Bradley
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 29, 1923
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Surrey, England
Died: December 27, 2006
 31 
Eustace Budgell
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 19, 1686
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Saint Thomas, England
Died: May 4, 1737
 32 
John Walter
(Politician)
John Walter
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 23, 1776
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Battersea, England
Died: July 28, 1847
William Lisle Bowles
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 24, 1762
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kings Sutton, England
Died: April 7, 1850
 34 
Michael Thwaites
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: May 30, 1915
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Brisbane, Australia
Died: November 1, 2005
 35 
J. P. W. Mallalieu
(Politician)
J. P. W. Mallalieu
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 18, 1908
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Delph, England
Died: March 13, 1980
 36 
John Bampton
(Churchman)
John Bampton
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: 1690 AD
Birthplace: England
Died: June 2, 1751
Situated in the heart of the city of Oxford, Trinity College, the best education provider, was founded in 1555 by Sir Thomas Pope. The College not only attracts students from within the campus but mesmerizes the crowd from outside as well. The Chapel, Gardens, and Dining Hall of the Trinity College attract lots and lots of people to the campus. Besides excelling in education, the students of Trinity also outclass in all other socio-cultural activities. Joyce Cary, the well-known Irish Novelist, famous for his works like A House of Children (1941) and the novel Castle Corner (1938) studied at the Trinity College. Sir Terence Mervyn Rattigan, popularly known for his works as The Browning Version, The Deep Blue Sea and Separate Tables, After the Dance, was a prominent dramatist of the 20th century who studied at the Trinity College. His plays Heart to Heart, Ninety Years On, and All On Her Own were also filmed. Henry Moseley, the other alumni of the Trinity College excelled in his work by developing Moseley's law in X-ray spectra. He arranged the elements in the periodic table depending on their physics. Other famous alumni from the Trinity College Oxford include Peter Wildeblood, Kenneth Clark, Lionel Chetwynd, Sir John Sinclair, 1st Baronet. Keep scrolling and checkout the other alumni of the Trinity College.