Discover the notable alumni of Victoria University. The list includes people like Karl Urban, Ludwig Wittgenstein, J. J. Thomson, Lester B. Pearson & Arthur Eddington. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as film & theater personalities, scientists, writers, intellectuals & academics and physicians etc.
Karl UrbanKarl Urban
07 June 1972, New Zealander
Actor
Ludwig WittgensteinLudwig Wittgenstein
26 April 1889, Austrian
Philosopher

J J ThompsonJ. J. Thomson
18 December 1856, British
Physicist, Nobel Prize Winner

Lester B. PearsonLester B. Pearson
23 April 1897, Canadian
14th Prime Minister of Canada

Arthur EddingtonArthur Eddington
28 December 1882, British
Astronomer

Fred HollowsFred Hollows
09 April 1929, New Zealander
Ophthalmologist
John CockcroftJohn Cockcroft
27 May 1897, British
Physicist

Michael KingMichael King
15 December 1945, New Zealander
Historian & Biographer

Charles Thomson Rees WilsonCharles Thomson Rees Wilson
14 February 1869, British
Physicist
Fleur Adcock Fleur Adcock
10 February 1934, New Zealander
Poet

Arthur Harden Arthur Harden
12 October 1865, British
Biochemist
Taika WaititiTaika Waititi
16 August 1975, New Zealander
Actor, Film director, Screenwriter

Sam NeillSam Neill
14 September 1947, New Zealander, British
Actor, Winegrower

Melanie LynskeyMelanie Lynskey
16 May 1977, New Zealander
Actor, Film actor, Television actor

Fran WalshFran Walsh
10 January 1959, New Zealander
Actor, Screenwriter, Film producer, Songwriter,

John MoneyJohn Money
08 July 1921, New Zealander, American
Psychologist, Psychiatrist, Physician, University
Jane CampionJane Campion
30 April 1954, New Zealander
Screenwriter, Film director, Actor

Bill EnglishBill English
1961 AD, New Zealander
politician, farmer

Eleanor CattonEleanor Catton
24 September 1985, New Zealander
Novelist, Writer

Antonia PrebbleAntonia Prebble
06 June 1984, New Zealander
Actor
Michelle AngMichelle Ang
17 October 1983, Malaysian, American
Actor

Jerry CollinsJerry Collins
04 November 1980, New Zealander
Rugby union player
Erik ThomsonErik Thomson
27 April 1967, Australian
Actor, Film actor

Conrad SmithConrad Smith
12 October 1981, New Zealander
Rugby union player

Brian CoxBrian Cox
03 March 1968, British
Physicist
James K. BaxterJames K. Baxter
29 June 1926, New Zealander
Poet

Tim GroserTim Groser
1950 AD, New Zealander
politician, diplomat
Robert BurchfieldRobert Burchfield
27 January 1923, British
Lexicographer

Reginald Aldworth DalyReginald Aldworth Daly
18 March 1871, Canadian
Geologist

Robert BatemanRobert Bateman
24 May 1930, Canadian
painter