Merton College, Oxford Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni

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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Merton College, Oxford and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Merton College, Oxford, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Merton College, Oxford include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Merton College, Oxford alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Merton College, Oxford 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 Merton College, Oxford.

Everything from Kris Kristofferson to T. S. Eliot is included on this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Merton College, Oxford?” and “Which celebrities are Merton College, Oxford alumni?”

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Kris Kristofferson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Kris Kristofferson Film Score Composer, Musician, Military Officer

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Airey Neave is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Airey Neave Politician, Soldier, Barrister

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James Clark is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
James Clark Programmer

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T. S. Eliot is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
T. S. Eliot Poet, Literary critic, Lyricist

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Ben Summerskill is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Ben Summerskill Businessperson, Politician, Journalist

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Alister McGrath is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Alister McGrath Theologian, Professor

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Ian Kershaw is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Ian Kershaw Historian, Professor, Author

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Tony Hoare is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Tony Hoare Computer scientist, Scientist

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Alexander Williams is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Alexander Williams Barrister, Cartoonist, Animator

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Andrew Wiles is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Andrew Wiles Mathematician

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Howard Stringer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Howard Stringer Businessperson, Journalist

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Rick Levin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Rick Levin Economist

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Michael A. Jackson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Michael A. Jackson Programmer, Computer scientist

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Anthony James Leggett is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni

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Reynolds Price is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Reynolds Price Poet, Professor, Novelist

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Crown Prince Naruhito is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni

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Adam Hart-Davis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Adam Hart-Davis Film Producer, Screenwriter, Presenter

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Wilder Penfield is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Wilder Penfield Physician, Surgeon

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William Feindel is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
William Feindel Physician

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John Davenport is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni

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Max Beerbohm is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Max Beerbohm Novelist, Essayist

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Bob Krueger is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Bob Krueger Academician

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Nikolaas Tinbergen is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni

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Roger Bannister is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Roger Bannister Physician, Athlete

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Frederick Soddy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Frederick Soddy Chemist

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Alec Jeffreys is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Alec Jeffreys Geneticist, Professor, Scientist

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Reginald Maudling is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni

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Arthur Mutambara is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Arthur Mutambara Roboticist, Politician

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William of Ockham is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
William of Ockham Philosopher

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Anthony Wood is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Anthony Wood Antiquarian

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John Graves Simcoe is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni

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Mark Haddon is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Mark Haddon Illustrator, Novelist, Screenwriter

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Aubrey Manning is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Aubrey Manning Professor, Zoologist, Writer

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John Wilfred Stanier is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni

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Northrop Frye is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Northrop Frye Literary critic, Critic, Philosopher

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Sir Howard J. Davies is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni

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Lord Randolph Churchill is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni

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Mark Thompson is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni

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John Wycliffe is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni

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Oliver Ford Davies is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Oliver Ford Davies Actor, Writer

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Geoffrey Cheshire is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Geoffrey Cheshire Barrister

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Lennox Berkeley is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Lennox Berkeley Film Score Composer, Composer

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St. John Emile Clavering Hanki... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni

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Hardinge Giffard, 1st Earl of ... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni

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Richard Steele is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni

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Edward Lucie-Smith is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni

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Tim Mitchison is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni

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Ed Vaizey is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Ed Vaizey Journalist

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Elvis Jacob Stahr, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni

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Howard Davies is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Merton College, Oxford Alumni
Howard Davies Economist