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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Cardiff Metropolitan University and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Cardiff Metropolitan University, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Cardiff Metropolitan University include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Cardiff Metropolitan University alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Cardiff Metropolitan University are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Cardiff Metropolitan University.

With graduates ranging from Jill Dando to Anjana Sukhani, this is a great starting point for a list of your favorites.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Cardiff Metropolitan University?” and “Which celebrities are Cardiff Metropolitan University alumni?”
Jill Dando is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Cardiff Metropolitan University Alumni
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Jill Wendy Dando was an English journalist, television presenter, and newsreader who was 1997 BBC Personality of the Year. At the time of her death, she was the presenter of the BBC programme Crimewatch. On 26 April 1999, Dando was fatally shot outside her home in Fulham, London. A local man, Barry ...more

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Profession: Journalist, Presenter

Age: Died at 38 (1961-1999)

Birthplace: Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom

Credits: Children in Need, Breakfast News, Crimewatch, Crimewatch UK Holiday

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Murder of Jody Dobrowski is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Cardiff Metropolitan University Alumni
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Jody Dobrowski was a 24-year-old assistant bar manager who was murdered on Clapham Common in south London. On 14 October, at around midnight, he was beaten to death with punches and kicks by two men who believed him to be gay. Tests carried out at St. George's Hospital in Tooting, South London ...more

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Birthplace: Stroud, Stroud, United Kingdom, Gloucestershire United Kingdom, + more

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Michael Duncan Buerk is an English journalist and newsreader, whose reporting of the Ethiopian famine on 23 October 1984 inspired the Band Aid charity record and, subsequently, the Live Aid concert. Buerk has been the host of BBC Radio 4's The Moral Maze since 1990. ...more

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Profession: Journalist, Presenter

Age: 69

Birthplace: Solihull, United Kingdom

Credits: BBC Nine O'Clock News, 999, 100 Greatest TV Moments

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Ahmad Tejan Kabbah is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Cardiff Metropolitan University Alumni
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Alhaji Ahmad Tejan Kabbah was the third President of Sierra Leone from 1996 to 1997 and again from 1998 to 2007. An economist and attorney by profession, Kabbah spent many years working for the United Nations Development Programme. He retired from the United Nations and returned to Sierra Leone in ...more

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Profession: Politician, Economist, Lawyer

Age: Died at 82 (1932-2014)

Birthplace: Pendembu, Sierra Leone, Sierra Leone

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John Inverdale is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Cardiff Metropolitan University Alumni
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John Inverdale


John Inverdale is an English broadcaster who works for the BBC and ITV. During his radio career, he has presented coverage of many major sporting events including the Olympic Games, Wimbledon, the Grand National and the FIFA World Cup. He is the main television presenter of Today at Wimbledon and ...more

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Profession: Presenter

Age: 58

Birthplace: Plymouth, United Kingdom

Credits: Grandstand

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Peter Short


Peter Short is a rugby union footballer who plays as a lock forward for Exeter Chiefs in the Aviva Premiership. Short began his career with Moseley, before moving to top English side Leicester Tigers. There he mostly played in the back row at blindside flanker. He spent four years at Leicester as ...more

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Age: 36

Birthplace: Liverpool, United Kingdom

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David Bishop


David Bishop is a former Wales Under-21 international rugby union footballer who plays at centre. Bishop attended Treorchy Comprehensive School Treorchy Comprehensive from September 1995 to July 2002. His brother Andrew, is also a rugby union centre and has played for the Wales national rugby union ...more

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Profession: Rugby Player

Age: 32

Birthplace: Church Village, United Kingdom

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Stuart Lane


Stuart Lane is a former Wales international rugby union player. In 1980 he toured South Africa with the British and Irish Lions and at the time played club rugby for Cardiff RFC. ...more

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Age: 63

Birthplace: Tredegar, United Kingdom

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