University Of St Andrews

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Discover the notable alumni of University Of St Andrews. The list includes people like Alastair Reynolds, Andrew Lawrence, Crispin Bonham-Carter, William Ernest Henley & Philippe Cousteau, Jr.. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as miscellaneous, writers, leaders, intellectuals & academics and lawyers & judges etc.
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 1 
Prince William
(Duke of Cambridge)
Prince William
53
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 21, 1982
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Paddington, London, England
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 2 
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge
(The Duchess of Cambridge)
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge
52
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 9, 1982
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Reading, England
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 3 
Jonathan Taylor Thomas
(Known for His Role in the Sitcom ‘Home Improvement’)
Jonathan Taylor Thomas
15
Birthdate: September 8, 1981
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 4 
James A. Michener
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 3, 1907
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: October 16, 1997
 5 
Jean-Paul Marat
(French Politician and Journalist During French Politician)
Jean-Paul Marat
4
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 24, 1743
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Boudry, Switzerland
Died: July 13, 1793
 6 
Crispin Bonham-Carter
(Best Known for Playing 'Mr Bingley' in TV Miniseries 'Pride and Prejudice')
Crispin Bonham-Carter
1
Birthdate: September 23, 1969
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Colchester, Essex, England
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 7 
William Ernest Henley
(English Poet Best Known for His Poem 'Invictus' (1875))
William Ernest Henley
1
Birthdate: August 23, 1849
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Gloucester, England
Died: July 11, 1903
 8 
James Wilson
(One of the Founding Fathers of the United States & a Signatory of the Declaration of Independence)
James Wilson
2
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: September 14, 1742
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Fife, Scotland
Died: August 21, 1798
 9 
Desmond Swayne
(Politician)
Desmond Swayne
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 20, 1956
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bern, Switzerland
 10 
Robert Watson-Watt
(British Pioneer of Radio Direction Finding and Radar Technology)
Robert Watson-Watt
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: April 13, 1892
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Brechin, Scotland
Died: December 5, 1973
 11 
Philippe Cousteau Jr.
(Oceanographer and Environmental Activist)
Philippe Cousteau Jr.
1
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: January 20, 1980
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Santa Monica, California, United States
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 12 
Thomas Bruce, 7th Earl of Elgin
(Nobleman, soldier, politician and diplomat, known primarily for the controversial procurement of marble sculptures)
Thomas Bruce, 7th Earl of Elgin
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 20, 1766
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Broomhall, Fife, Scotland
Died: November 14, 1841
 13 
Andrew Lawrence
3
Birthdate: January 12, 1988
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Abington Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania Abington, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 14 
James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose
(Poet, Viceroy and Captain General of Scotland)
James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: October 25, 1612
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: May 21, 1650
 15 
Danny Blanchflower
(Association football player)
Danny Blanchflower
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 10, 1926
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Belfast, Northern Ireland
Died: December 9, 1993
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 16 
Sir James W. Black
(Pharmacologist, Physician)
Sir James W. Black
35
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: June 14, 1924
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Uddingston, Scotland
Died: March 21, 2010
 17 
Alastair Reynolds
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 13, 1966
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Barry, Vale of Glamorgan Barry, Wales
John Graham, 1st Viscount Dundee
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: July 21, 1647
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Glen Ogilvie, near Glamis, Angus, Scotland
Died: July 27, 1689
 19 
Thomas Chalmers
(Vice-President of the Royal Society of Edinburgh From 1835 to 1842)
Thomas Chalmers
0
Birthdate: March 17, 1780
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Anstruther, Fife, Scotland
Died: May 31, 1847
 20 
Asha de Vos
(Marine biologist)
Asha de Vos
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 1979 AD
Birthplace: Sri Lanka
 21 
William Dunbar
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1459 AD
Birthplace: Scotland
Died: 1530 AD
Thomas Erskine, 1st Baron Erskine
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: January 10, 1750
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: November 17, 1823
 23 
David Beaton
(Scottish cardinal and statesman)
David Beaton
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1494 AD
Birthplace: Fife, Scotland
Died: May 29, 1546
 24 
Sir George Mackenzie
0
Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: 1636 AD
Birthplace: Dundee, Scotland
Died: June 30, 1691
 25 
James Ivory
(Mathematician)
James Ivory
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: February 17, 1765
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Dundee, Scotland
Died: September 21, 1842
 26 
Deirdre Mullins
1
Birthplace: Ireland
 27 
John Scott Russell
0
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: May 9, 1808
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Parkhead, Glasgow, Scotland
Died: June 8, 1882
 28 
Müge Çevik
(Physician)
Müge Çevik
0
Birthplace: Turkey
 29 
Robert Fergusson
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 5, 1750
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland
Died: October 16, 1774
John Murray, 1st Duke of Atholl
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 24, 1660
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Knowsley Hall, Knowsley, England
Died: November 14, 1724
 31 
Robert Henryson
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1425 AD
Birthplace: Scotland
Died: 1500 AD
William Maitland of Lethington
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1525 AD
Birthplace: Scotland
Died: June 9, 1573
 33 
James Crichton
(Polymath)
James Crichton
0
Birthdate: August 19, 1560
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dumfries, Scotland
Died: July 3, 1582
 34 
Hector Boece
(Scottish philosopher)
Hector Boece
0
Birthdate: 1465 AD
Birthplace: Dundee, Scotland
Died: 1536 AD
 35 
David Lyndsay
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1490 AD
Birthplace: East Lothian Council, Scotland
Died: 1555 AD
 36 
Walter Bower
(Chronicler)
Walter Bower
0
Birthdate: 1385 AD
Birthplace: Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
Died: December 24, 1449
 37 
Gavin Douglas
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1474 AD
Birthplace: Tantallon Castle,Scotland
Died: August 31, 1522
 38 
Sir John Leslie, 4th Baronet
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: April 10, 1766
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Lower Largo, Scotland
Died: November 3, 1832
 39 
Alastair Reid
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: March 22, 1926
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Whithorn, Scotland
Died: September 21, 2014
 40 
Yousra Elbagir
(Journalist)
Yousra Elbagir
0
Birthdate: 1992 AD
Birthplace: Khartoum, Sudan
 41 
Nicholas Moore
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 16, 1918
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Cambridge, England
Died: January 26, 1986
 42 
John Goodsir
(Anatomist)
John Goodsir
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: March 20, 1814
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Anstruther, Scotland
Died: March 6, 1867
William Douglas, 10th Earl of Angus
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1552 AD
Birthplace: Scotland
Died: March 3, 1611
 44 
Alexander Henderson
0
Birthdate: 1583 AD
Birthplace: Fife, Scotland
Died: August 19, 1646
 45 
Malcolm Longair
(Physicist)
Malcolm Longair
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: May 18, 1941
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Dundee, Scotland
 46 
George Gillespie
(Theologian)
George Gillespie
0
Birthdate: January 21, 1613
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Kirkcaldy, Scotland
Died: December 17, 1648
 47 
Archibald Constable
1
Birthdate: February 24, 1774
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Carnbee, Scotland
Died: July 21, 1827
 48 
Walter Coutts
(British colonial administrator and was Uganda's final Governor before independence, from 1961–1962)
Walter Coutts
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 30, 1912
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Unknown
Died: November 4, 1988
Sir John Pringle, 1st Baronet
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: April 10, 1707
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Roxburghshire, Scotland
Died: January 18, 1782
 50 
William Craigie
(Lexicographer)
William Craigie
0
Birthdate: August 13, 1867
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Dundee, Scotland
Died: September 2, 1957