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.
Brian MayBrian May

19 July 1947

British

Nelson MandelaNelson Mandela
(Anti-Apartheid Activist, President of ANC and Former President of South Africa)

18 July 1918

South African

B. R. AmbedkarB. R. Ambedkar

14 April 1891

Indian

Bear GryllsBear Grylls
(Adventurer)

07 June 1974

British

Ada LovelaceAda Lovelace
(Countess of Lovelace)

10 December 1815

British

Robert MugabeRobert Mugabe
(Former PM & President of Zimbabwe)

21 February 1924

Zimbabwean

Aung San Suu KyiAung San Suu Kyi
(Political Leader (Freedom Fighter) of Myanmar)

19 June 1945

Burmese

Eckhart TolleEckhart Tolle
(Spiritual Speaker & Author)

16 February 1948

German

DJ QuallsDJ Qualls
(Actor)

10 June 1978

American

Bruce DickinsonBruce Dickinson

07 August 1958

British

Pete DohertyPete Doherty
(Musician)

12 March 1979

British

Damien HirstDamien Hirst
(Artist)

07 June 1965

British

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Chinua AchebeChinua Achebe
(Nigerian novelist)

16 November 1930

Nigerian

Enoch PowellEnoch Powell

16 June 1912

British

Edward JennerEdward Jenner
(Physicians)

17 May 1749

British

Annie BesantAnnie Besant
(Member of the London School Board)

01 October 1847

British

Michael BoulosMichael Boulos
(Tiffany Trump’s Boyfriend)

Lebanese,Nigerian

Wilfred OwenWilfred Owen
(Poet)

18 March 1893

British

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Robert BrowningRobert Browning
(Poet & Playwright)

07 May 1812

British

Ramsay MacDonaldRamsay MacDonald
(Prime Minister of the United Kingdom)

12 October 1866

British

Emmerson MnangagwaEmmerson Mnangagwa
(President of Zimbabwe)

15 September 1946

Zimbabwean

Emily DavisonEmily Davison
(Activist)

11 October 1872

British

Tracey EminTracey Emin
(Artist, Painter)

03 July 1963

British

Jomo KenyattaJomo Kenyatta
(Former Prime Minister of Kenya)

20 October 1891

Kenyan

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Joseph ListerJoseph Lister
(Surgeon and Scientist)

05 April 1827

British

Mary QuantMary Quant
(Fashion Designer)

11 February 1934

British

Thomas Henry HuxleyThomas Henry Huxley
(Biologist)

04 May 1825

British

Robert WinstonRobert Winston
(Surgeon, Scientist, TV Presenter)

15 July 1940

British

Henry GrayHenry Gray
(Anatomist and surgeon)

1827 AD

British

Shanti Swaroop BhatnagarShanti Swaroop Bhatnagar
(Father of research laboratories)

21 February 1894

Indian

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Zeinab BadawiZeinab Badawi
(Journalist)

24 November 1959

British

Birbal SahniBirbal Sahni
(Palaeobotanist)

1891 AD

Indian

Abdolkarim SoroushAbdolkarim Soroush
(Thinker and Reformer)

16 December 1945

Iranian

Frank Macfarlane BurnetFrank Macfarlane Burnet
(Virologist & Noble Prize Laureate)

03 September 1899

Australian

Tindyebwa Agaba WiseTindyebwa Agaba Wise
(Emma Thompson's Son)

British

Tayeb SalihTayeb Salih
(Writer)

12 July 1929

Sudanese

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Frederick Gowland HopkinsFrederick Gowland Hopkins
(English biochemist)

20 June 1861

British

Edward Victor AppletonEdward Victor Appleton
(Physicist)

06 September 1892

British

Bill O'ReillyBill O'Reilly
(Talk Show Host & Radio Personality)

10 September 1949

American

Sofia AbramovichSofia Abramovich
(Daughter of Roman Abramovich)

02 April 1995

Russian

Steve McQueenSteve McQueen
(Film director)

09 October 1969

British,American

Adnan SamiAdnan Sami
(singer, musician, actor, composer)

15 August 1969

Indian

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Kalki KoechlinKalki Koechlin
(Actor, Screenwriter, Writer)

10 January 1984

Indian

Damon AlbarnDamon Albarn
(Guitarist, Singer, Musician, Composer, Songwriter)

23 March 1968

British

Varun GandhiVarun Gandhi
(Politician)

13 March 1980

Indian

Peaches GeldofPeaches Geldof
(Journalist, Television presenter, Model, Columnist, Writer, Screenwriter)

13 March 1989

British

Asaduddin OwaisiAsaduddin Owaisi
(Politician)

13 May 1969

Indian

Ashley BanjoAshley Banjo
(Choreographer)

04 October 1988

British

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John SnowJohn Snow
(Physician, Epidemiologist, Q2849224)

15 March 1813

William JoyceWilliam Joyce
(Politician, Journalist, Radio personality)

24 April 1906

German,British,American

Romola GaraiRomola Garai
(Actor, Film actor)

06 August 1982

British

KT TunstallKT Tunstall
(Singer-songwriter, Composer, Singer, Pianist)

23 June 1975

British

DidoDido
(Singer-songwriter)

25 December 1971

British

John CaleJohn Cale
(Singer-songwriter, Record producer, Actor, Lyricist, Musician, Autobiographer, Model, Film actor, Television actor, Music arranger, Experimental musician, Pianist, Film score composer)

09 March 1942

British,Welsh

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Malcolm McLarenMalcolm McLaren
(Singer, Screenwriter, Songwriter, Talent agent, Record producer, Talent manager)

22 January 1946

British

Lucian FreudLucian Freud
(Painter, Illustrator, Printmaker)

08 December 1922

German,British

Prannoy RoyPrannoy Roy
(Journalist)

15 October 1949

Indian

Thabo MbekiThabo Mbeki
(Politician, Economist)

18 June 1942

South African

Balu MahendraBalu Mahendra
(Film director, Actor, Camera operator, Screenwriter, Film editor)

20 May 1939

Indian

Antony GormleyAntony Gormley
(Sculptor, Artist)

30 August 1950

British

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Brian MolkoBrian Molko
(Singer, Guitarist, Songwriter)

10 December 1972

British,American

Fatima BhuttoFatima Bhutto
(Journalist, Writer, Poet)

29 May 1982

Pakistani

Julian ClaryJulian Clary
(Comedian, Novelist, Actor)

25 May 1959

British

Abi TitmussAbi Titmuss
(Actor, Model)

08 February 1976

British

Sandie ShawSandie Shaw
(Singer)

26 February 1947

British

Seumas MilneSeumas Milne
(journalist, trade unionist)

1958 AD

British

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Obafemi AwolowoObafemi Awolowo
(politician, lawyer, trade unionist)

06 March 1909

Nigerian

Nissim EzekielNissim Ezekiel
(poet)

14 December 1924

Indian

Ylenia CarrisiYlenia Carrisi
(Presenter)

29 November 1970

Italian

Graham SutherlandGraham Sutherland
(Painter, Artist)

24 August 1903

British

Alasdair MacIntyreAlasdair MacIntyre
(Philosopher, Professor)

12 January 1929

British,American

Bridget RileyBridget Riley
(Painter)

24 April 1931

British

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Abubakar Tafawa BalewaAbubakar Tafawa Balewa
(Former Prime Minister of Nigeria)

01 October 1912

Nigerian

Jemima KhanJemima Khan

30 January 1974

British

Bernard LewisBernard Lewis
(Historian, University teacher)

31 May 1916

British

Orde WingateOrde Wingate
(Officer)

26 February 1903

British

John IllsleyJohn Illsley
(Bassist, Guitarist)

24 June 1949

British

Annastacia PalaszczukAnnastacia Palaszczuk
(Politician)

25 July 1969

Australian

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Tiff NeedellTiff Needell
(Formula One driver, Journalist)

29 October 1951

British

Ruth Prawer JhabvalaRuth Prawer Jhabvala
(Screenwriter, Novelist, Writer)

07 May 1927

British

Romila ThaparRomila Thapar
(Historian, University teacher)

30 November 1931

Indian