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.
Nelson MandelaNelson Mandela
18 July 1918, South African
Anti-Apartheid Activist, President of ANC and
Brian MayBrian May
19 July 1947, British
 

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

Bear GryllsBear Grylls
07 June 1974, British
Adventurer

Mark StrongMark Strong
05 August 1963, British
Actor

Ada LovelaceAda Lovelace
10 December 1815, British
Countess of Lovelace
Robert MugabeRobert Mugabe
21 February 1924, Zimbabwean
Former PM & President of Zimbabwe

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
Actor

Chinua AchebeChinua Achebe
16 November 1930, Nigerian
Nigerian novelist
Pete DohertyPete Doherty
12 March 1979, British
Musician

Annie BesantAnnie Besant
01 October 1847, British
Member of the London School Board

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

Edward JennerEdward Jenner
17 May 1749, British
Physicians
Jomo KenyattaJomo Kenyatta
20 October 1891, Kenyan
Former Prime Minister of Kenya

Damien HirstDamien Hirst
07 June 1965, British
Artist

Ramsay MacDonaldRamsay MacDonald
12 October 1866, British
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Robert BrowningRobert Browning
07 May 1812, British
Poet & Playwright

Emily DavisonEmily Davison
11 October 1872, British
Activist
Emmerson MnangagwaEmmerson Mnangagwa
15 September 1946, Zimbabwean
President of Zimbabwe

Wilfred OwenWilfred Owen
18 March 1893, British
Poet

Joseph ListerJoseph Lister
05 April 1827, British
Surgeon and Scientist

Tracey EminTracey Emin
03 July 1963, British
Artist, Painter
Mary QuantMary Quant
11 February 1934, British
Fashion Designer
Thomas Henry HuxleyThomas Henry Huxley
04 May 1825, British
Biologist

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

Zeinab BadawiZeinab Badawi
24 November 1959, British
Journalist

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

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Henry GrayHenry Gray
1827 AD, British
Anatomist and surgeon

Tindyebwa Agaba WiseTindyebwa Agaba Wise
 , British
Emma Thompson's Son

Frederick Gowland HopkinsFrederick Gowland Hopkins
20 June 1861, British
English biochemist

Tayeb SalihTayeb Salih
12 July 1929, Sudanese
Writer
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
Physicist

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
KT TunstallKT Tunstall
23 June 1975, British
Singer-songwriter, Composer, Singer, Pianist

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

Asaduddin OwaisiAsaduddin Owaisi
13 May 1969, Indian
Politician

Peaches GeldofPeaches Geldof
13 March 1989, British
Journalist, Television presenter, Model,

Adnan SamiAdnan Sami
15 August 1969, Indian
singer, musician, actor, composer
Prannoy RoyPrannoy Roy
15 October 1949, Indian
Journalist

Varun GandhiVarun Gandhi
13 March 1980, Indian
Politician

Thabo MbekiThabo Mbeki
18 June 1942, South African
Politician, Economist

Malcolm McLarenMalcolm McLaren
22 January 1946, British
Singer, Screenwriter, Songwriter, Talent agent,
Romola GaraiRomola Garai
06 August 1982, British
Actor, Film actor

John CaleJohn Cale
09 March 1942, British, Welsh
Singer-songwriter, Record producer, Actor,
John SnowJohn Snow
15 March 1813
Physician, Epidemiologist, Q2849224

William JoyceWilliam Joyce
24 April 1906, German, British, American
Politician, Journalist, Radio personality

Lucian FreudLucian Freud
08 December 1922, German, British
Painter, Illustrator, Printmaker
Ashley BanjoAshley Banjo
04 October 1988, British
Choreographer

Balu MahendraBalu Mahendra
20 May 1939, Indian
Film director, Actor, Camera operator,
Brian MolkoBrian Molko
10 December 1972, British, American
Singer, Guitarist, Songwriter

Abi TitmussAbi Titmuss
08 February 1976, British
Actor, Model

DidoDido
25 December 1971, British
Singer-songwriter
Seumas MilneSeumas Milne
1958 AD, British
journalist, trade unionist

Obafemi AwolowoObafemi Awolowo
06 March 1909, Nigerian
politician, lawyer, trade unionist
Leslie CockburnLeslie Cockburn
02 September 1952, American
Journalist

Sandie ShawSandie Shaw
26 February 1947, British
Singer

Fatima BhuttoFatima Bhutto
29 May 1982, Pakistani
Journalist, Writer, Poet

Julian ClaryJulian Clary
25 May 1959, British
Comedian, Novelist, Actor
Annastacia PalaszczukAnnastacia Palaszczuk
25 July 1969, Australian
Politician
Antony GormleyAntony Gormley
30 August 1950, British
Sculptor, Artist

Ylenia CarrisiYlenia Carrisi
29 November 1970, Italian
Presenter

Romila ThaparRomila Thapar
30 November 1931, Indian
Historian, University teacher

Jemima KhanJemima Khan
30 January 1974, British
 
Alasdair MacIntyreAlasdair MacIntyre
12 January 1929, British, American
Philosopher, Professor

John IllsleyJohn Illsley
24 June 1949, British
Bassist, Guitarist

Bridget RileyBridget Riley
24 April 1931, British
Painter

Nissim EzekielNissim Ezekiel
14 December 1924, Indian
poet

Graham SutherlandGraham Sutherland
24 August 1903, British
Painter, Artist
Abubakar Tafawa BalewaAbubakar Tafawa Balewa
01 October 1912, Nigerian
Former Prime Minister of Nigeria

Orde WingateOrde Wingate
26 February 1903, British
Officer
Michael HallidayMichael Halliday
13 April 1925, Australian, British
Linguist, Philosopher, Educationist, University

Bernard LewisBernard Lewis
31 May 1916, British
Historian, University teacher

Antony FlewAntony Flew
11 February 1923, British
Philosopher, University teacher
Tiff NeedellTiff Needell
29 October 1951, British
Formula One driver, Journalist

Michaelia CashMichaelia Cash
19 July 1970, Australian
Politician
Narinder Singh KapanyNarinder Singh Kapany
12 October 1926, Indian
physicist, scientist, university teacher

A. C. GraylingA. C. Grayling
03 April 1949, British
Philosopher, University teacher

Swapan DasguptaSwapan Dasgupta
03 September 1955, Indian
Journalist, Columnist

Bülent EcevitBülent Ecevit
28 May 1925, Turkish
Politician, Writer, Poet, Translator, Journalist,
Grand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich of RussiaGrand Duke Vladimir Kirillovich of Russia
30 August 1917, French
Art collector

Yinka ShonibareYinka Shonibare
09 August 1962, British
painter, Photographer
Tommy FlowersTommy Flowers
22 December 1905, British
Technician, Engineer, Computer scientist

Robert SobukweRobert Sobukwe
05 December 1924, South African
Politician
Ruth Prawer JhabvalaRuth Prawer Jhabvala
07 May 1927, British
Screenwriter, Novelist, Writer

John Atta MillsJohn Atta Mills
21 July 1944, Ghanaian
Politician, University teacher, Lawyer
Kia JoorabchianKia Joorabchian
14 July 1971, British