Discover the notable alumni of University Of London. The list includes people like Nelson Mandela, B. R. Ambedkar, Ada Lovelace, Bear Grylls & Robert Mugabe. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as writers, leaders, media personalities, intellectuals & academics and film & theater personalities etc.
Robert MugabeRobert Mugabe
21 February 1924, Zimbabwean
Former PM & President of Zimbabwe
Nelson MandelaNelson Mandela
18 July 1918, South African
Anti-Apartheid Activist, President of ANC and

B. R. AmbedkarB. R. Ambedkar
14 April 1891, Indian
Indian jurist

Brian MayBrian May
19 July 1947, British

Bear GryllsBear Grylls
07 June 1974, British

Mark StrongMark Strong
05 August 1963, British
Ada LovelaceAda Lovelace
10 December 1815, British
Countess of Lovelace

Bruce DickinsonBruce Dickinson
07 August 1958, British

Aung San Suu KyiAung San Suu Kyi
19 June 1945, Burmese
Political Leader (Freedom Fighter) of Myanmar

Eckhart TolleEckhart Tolle
16 February 1948, German
Spiritual Speaker & Author
DJ QuallsDJ Qualls
10 June 1978, American

Emmerson MnangagwaEmmerson Mnangagwa
15 September 1946, Zimbabwean
President of Zimbabwe
Chinua AchebeChinua Achebe
16 November 1930, Nigerian
Nigerian novelist

Pete DohertyPete Doherty
12 March 1979, British

Annie BesantAnnie Besant
01 October 1847, British
Member of the London School Board
Edward JennerEdward Jenner
17 May 1749, British

Enoch PowellEnoch Powell
16 June 1912, British
Michael BoulosMichael Boulos
 , Lebanese, Nigerian
Tiffany Trump’s Boyfriend

Damien HirstDamien Hirst
07 June 1965, British

Ramsay MacDonaldRamsay MacDonald
12 October 1866, British
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Jomo KenyattaJomo Kenyatta
20 October 1891, Kenyan
Former Prime Minister of Kenya

Wilfred OwenWilfred Owen
18 March 1893, British
Robert BrowningRobert Browning
07 May 1812, British
Poet & Playwright

John SnowJohn Snow
15 March 1813, British

Joseph ListerJoseph Lister
05 April 1827, British
Surgeon and Scientist

Tracey EminTracey Emin
03 July 1963, British
Artist, Painter
Emily DavisonEmily Davison
11 October 1872, British
Mary QuantMary Quant
11 February 1934, British
Fashion Designer

Thomas Henry HuxleyThomas Henry Huxley
04 May 1825, British

Robert WinstonRobert Winston
15 July 1940, British
Surgeon, Scientist, TV Presenter

Shanti Swaroop BhatnagarShanti Swaroop Bhatnagar
21 February 1894, Indian
Father of research laboratories
Birbal SahniBirbal Sahni
1891 AD, Indian

Continue Reading Below
Zeinab BadawiZeinab Badawi
24 November 1959, British

Henry GrayHenry Gray
1827 AD, British
Anatomist and surgeon

Tayeb SalihTayeb Salih
12 July 1929, Sudanese

Tindyebwa Agaba WiseTindyebwa Agaba Wise
 , British
Emma Thompson's Son
Frederick Gowland HopkinsFrederick Gowland Hopkins
20 June 1861, British
English biochemist

Abdolkarim SoroushAbdolkarim Soroush
16 December 1945, Iranian
Thinker and Reformer
Frank Macfarlane BurnetFrank Macfarlane Burnet
03 September 1899, Australian
Virologist & Noble Prize Laureate

Edward Victor AppletonEdward Victor Appleton
06 September 1892, British

Bill O'ReillyBill O'Reilly
10 September 1949, American
Talk Show Host & Radio Personality
Sofia AbramovichSofia Abramovich
02 April 1995, Russian
Daughter of Roman Abramovich

Steve McQueenSteve McQueen
09 October 1969, British, American
Film director
Kalki KoechlinKalki Koechlin
10 January 1984, Indian
Actor, Screenwriter, Writer

Damon AlbarnDamon Albarn
23 March 1968, British
Guitarist, Singer, Musician, Composer, Songwriter

Adnan SamiAdnan Sami
15 August 1969, Indian
singer, musician, actor, composer

Asaduddin OwaisiAsaduddin Owaisi
13 May 1969, Indian

Peaches GeldofPeaches Geldof
13 March 1989, British
Journalist, Television presenter, Model,
KT TunstallKT Tunstall
23 June 1975, British
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Singer, Pianist

Prannoy RoyPrannoy Roy
15 October 1949, Indian

Malcolm McLarenMalcolm McLaren
22 January 1946, British
Singer, Screenwriter, Songwriter, Talent agent,

Mawra HocaneMawra Hocane
28 September 1992, Pakistani
Thabo MbekiThabo Mbeki
18 June 1942, South African
Politician, Economist

Lucian FreudLucian Freud
08 December 1922, German, British
Painter, Illustrator, Printmaker
Romila ThaparRomila Thapar
30 November 1931, Indian
Historian, University teacher

Buchi EmechetaBuchi Emecheta
21 July 1944, Nigerian
Writer, Novelist, Sociologist, Playwright, Editor,

Esther McVeyEsther McVey
24 October 1967, British
William JoyceWilliam Joyce
24 April 1906, German, British, American
Politician, Journalist, Radio personality

Romola GaraiRomola Garai
06 August 1982, British
Actor, Film actor
John CaleJohn Cale
09 March 1942, British, Welsh
Singer-songwriter, Record producer, Actor,

Varun GandhiVarun Gandhi
13 March 1980, Indian

Balu MahendraBalu Mahendra
20 May 1939, Indian
Film director, Actor, Camera operator,
Antony GormleyAntony Gormley
30 August 1950, British
Sculptor, Artist

Harry HillHarry Hill
01 October 1964, British
David LammyDavid Lammy
19 July 1972, British

Obafemi AwolowoObafemi Awolowo
06 March 1909, Nigerian
politician, lawyer, trade unionist

Brian MolkoBrian Molko
10 December 1972, British, American
Singer, Guitarist, Songwriter

25 December 1971, British
Maajid NawazMaajid Nawaz
02 November 1977, British
Jojo MoyesJojo Moyes
04 August 1969, British

Leslie CockburnLeslie Cockburn
02 September 1952, American

Bridget RileyBridget Riley
24 April 1931, British

Abi TitmussAbi Titmuss
08 February 1976, British
Actor, Model
Seumas MilneSeumas Milne
1958 AD, British
journalist, trade unionist

Sandie ShawSandie Shaw
26 February 1947, British

Julian ClaryJulian Clary
25 May 1959, British
Comedian, Novelist, Actor

Nissim EzekielNissim Ezekiel
14 December 1924, Indian

Howard MarksHoward Marks
13 August 1945, British, Welsh
Alasdair MacIntyreAlasdair MacIntyre
12 January 1929, British, American
Philosopher, Professor

Quentin BlakeQuentin Blake
16 December 1932, British
Tiff NeedellTiff Needell
29 October 1951, British
Formula One driver, Journalist

Ylenia CarrisiYlenia Carrisi
29 November 1970, Italian

Ashley BanjoAshley Banjo
04 October 1988, British
Fatima BhuttoFatima Bhutto
29 May 1982, Pakistani
Journalist, Writer, Poet

Grand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich of RussiaGrand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich of Russia
30 August 1917, French
Art collector
A. C. GraylingA. C. Grayling
03 April 1949, British
Philosopher, University teacher

Graham SutherlandGraham Sutherland
24 August 1903, British
Painter, Artist

Jamie HinceJamie Hince
19 December 1968, British

Abubakar Tafawa BalewaAbubakar Tafawa Balewa
01 October 1912, Nigerian
Former Prime Minister of Nigeria
Bernard LewisBernard Lewis
31 May 1916, British
Historian, University teacher

Antony FlewAntony Flew
11 February 1923, British
Philosopher, University teacher
John IllsleyJohn Illsley
24 June 1949, British
Bassist, Guitarist

Orde WingateOrde Wingate
26 February 1903, British
Katy BKaty B
08 May 1989, British

Michael HallidayMichael Halliday
13 April 1925, Australian, British
Linguist, Philosopher, Educationist, University
Jemima KhanJemima Khan
30 January 1974, British