University Of Exeter Notable Alumni

Discover the notable alumni of University Of Exeter. The list includes people like J. K. Rowling, Mark Labbett, Thom Yorke, Katie Hopkins & Al-Waleed bin Talal. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as film & theater personalities, writers, singers, musicians and media personalities etc.

This ranking is based on an algorithm that combines various factors, including the votes of our users and search trends on the internet.

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 1 J. K. Rowling

J. K. Rowling
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author of Children's Fantasy Series, 'Harry Potter'
Birthdate: July 31, 1965
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Yate, England
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 2 Vanessa Kirby

Vanessa Kirby
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 18, 1988
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Wimbledon, London, England
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 3 Thom Yorke

Thom Yorke
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer, Musician, Songwriter
Birthdate: October 7, 1968
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Wellingborough
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 4 Al-Waleed bin Talal

Al-Waleed bin Talal
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Business magnate
Birthdate: March 7, 1955
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Riyadh
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 5 Zara Tindall

Zara Tindall
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Olympian
Birthdate: May 15, 1981
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Paddington, London, England, UK
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 6 Stephen Dillane

Stephen Dillane
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Famous As: Actor best known for his roles as Leonard Woolf in the 2002 film The Hours, Stannis Baratheon in Game of Thrones
Birthdate: March 27, 1957
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Kensington, London, United Kingdom
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 7 Rhod Gilbert

Rhod Gilbert
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: October 18, 1968
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Carmarthen, Wales
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 8 Katie Hopkins

Katie Hopkins
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Famous As: Media Personality
Birthdate: February 13, 1975
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Barnstaple
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 9 Sajid Javid

Sajid Javid
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: December 5, 1969
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Rochdale, England

 10 Frank Gardner

Frank Gardner
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Famous As: journalist
Birthdate: July 31, 1961
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Hampstead

 11 Steven Culp

Steven Culp
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 3, 1955
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: La Jolla, California, USA
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 12 Caroline Lucas

Caroline Lucas
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Political Leader
Birthdate: December 9, 1960
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Malvern, Worcestershire, England, UK

 13 Infanta Elena, Duchess of Lugo

Infanta Elena, Duchess of Lugo
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: First Child, Elder Daughter of King Juan Carlos I of Spain
Birthdate: December 20, 1963
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Madrid, Spain
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 14 Sultan bin Muhammad Al-Qasimi

Sultan bin Muhammad Al-Qasimi
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Famous As: Member of the Federal Supreme Council
Birthdate: July 2, 1939
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

 15 Will Young

Will Young
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer, Actor
Birthdate: January 20, 1979
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Wokingham
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 16 Carol Shields

Carol Shields
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: June 2, 1935
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Oak Park, Illinois, United States
Died: July 16, 2003

 17 Julian Richings

Julian Richings
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 8, 1956
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Oxford, England
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 18 James Brokenshire

James Brokenshire
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician
Birthdate: January 8, 1968
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Died: October 7, 2021

 19 Santa Montefiore

Santa Montefiore
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: February 2, 1970
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Winchester, Hampshire, England

 20 Samantha Smith

Samantha Smith
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Tennis Player
Birthdate: November 27, 1971
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Loughton, Essex, England
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 21 Robert Bolt

Robert Bolt
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Famous As: Playwright and a two-time Oscar-winning screenwriter
Birthdate: August 15, 1924
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sale, Cheshire, England
Died: February 20, 1995

 22 Christ Tshiunza

Christ Tshiunza
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Rugby union player
Birthdate: January 9, 2002
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 23 Daphne Fowler

Daphne Fowler
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Birthdate: January 5, 1939
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Warwick

 24 Sigrid Kaag

Sigrid Kaag
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Politician, Diplomat
Birthdate: November 2, 1961
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rijswijk, Netherlands

 25 Fiona Shackleton

Fiona Shackleton
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Solicitor
Birthdate: May 26, 1956
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London, England

 26 Stanley Donwood

Stanley Donwood
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Artist, Writer
Birthdate: October 29, 1968
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Essex

 27 Peter Philips

Peter Philips
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: November 15, 1977
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Devonshire or London,England
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 28 Jabra Ibrahim Jabra

Jabra Ibrahim Jabra
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Author
Birthdate: August 28, 1920
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bethlehem
Died: December 12, 1994

 29 Iwona Blazwick

Iwona Blazwick
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Famous As: Art critic known for Director of the Whitechapel Art Gallery since 2001
Birthdate: October 14, 1955
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: United Kingdom

 30 Thurston Dart

Thurston Dart
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musicologist
Birthdate: September 3, 1921
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Kingston upon Thames, England
Died: March 6, 1971

 31 Shahd Alshammari

Shahd Alshammari
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Kuwait

 32 Linah Mohohlo

Linah Mohohlo
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Banker and university chancellor
Birthdate: February 13, 1952
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Ramotswa, Botswana
Died: June 2, 2021

 33 Gerardo Vera

Gerardo Vera
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: March 10, 1947
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Miraflores de la Sierra, Madrid, Spain
Died: September 20, 2020

 34 Ahmad Thomson

Ahmad Thomson
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Barrister
Birthdate: April 23, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Chipata, Zambia
Tracing its roots back to the mid nineteenth century, the University of Exeter is a public research university located in Exeter, South West England. With four campuses across Exeter and Cornwall, the University of Exeter is considered the as one of the 12 most elite universities in England, as per The Daily Telegraph. The university comprises of over 70 research centers and institutes and admissions into the university are regarded as highly competitive. The University of Exeter offers programs in areas such as Business, Humanities, Environmental Science, Medicine, Engineering and so on. Over time, the University of Exeter has gained immense global acclamation and has gone on to climb the ladder of national and international university rankings. Having been ranked 9th place among the British Universities by The Guardian and 7th place by The Times in 2016, the university is living up to the name of being one of Britain’s finest research institutions. The University of Exeter has also been rated among Britain’s top 10 universities in higher education as per the QS and Times Higher Education rankings. Bounded by values and innovation in a challenging environment, the university comprises of almost 22,000 students who are given the opportunity to grow personally and professionally. Representing over 130 countries, the student body is as diverse as it comes by merging the best of various cultures. The university has produced various celebrated individuals in the past such as J.K. Rowling, Frank Gardner, Caroline Lucas and Thom Yorke. Here is the complete list.