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Famous Ampleforth College Alumni

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

Items here include everything from Rupert Everett to Julian Fellowes.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Ampleforth College?” and “Which celebrities are Ampleforth College alumni?”
  • Rupert Everett1

    Rupert Everett

    Film Producer, Model


    BirthplaceBurnham Deepdale

    Rupert James Hector Everett (; born 29 May 1959) is an English actor, writer and singer. He... more on Wikipedia

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    #580 of 1,019 The Best Actors in Film History#203 of 239 The Greatest British Actors of All Time

  • Antony Gormley2

    Antony Gormley

    Sculptor, Visual Artist


    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Sir Antony Mark David Gormley, (born 30 August 1950), is a British sculptor. His works... more on Wikipedia

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    #122 of 148 140+ Notable Atheists#38 of 88 Famous Contemporary Artists, Ranked

  • 3

    Hugh Millais

    Businessperson, Journalist

    AgeDec. at 80 (1929-2009)

    BirthplaceBlackwater, United Kingdom

    Hugh Geoffroy Millais (23 December 1929 – 4 July 2009) was a British author and actor known... more on Wikipedia
  • 4

    Simon Easterby

    Rugby Player, Coach


    BirthplaceHarrogate, United Kingdom

    Simon Easterby (born 21 July 1975 in Harrogate, North Yorkshire) is an Irish former rugby... more on Wikipedia
  • John William Polidori5

    John William Polidori

    Physician, Writer

    AgeDec. at 26 (1795-1821)

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    John William Polidori (7 September 1795 – 24 August 1821) was an English writer and physician.... more on Wikipedia
  • Julian Fellowes6

    Julian Fellowes

    Television director, Television producer


    BirthplaceGreater Cairo, North Africa, Egypt, Cairo, Cairo Governorate

    Julian Alexander Kitchener-Fellowes, Baron Fellowes of West Stafford (born 17 August 1949) is... more on Wikipedia
  • Dominick Elwes7

    Dominick Elwes

    Editor, Publisher

    AgeDec. at 44 (1931-1975)

    BirthplaceBilling Hall

    Bede Evelyn Dominick Elwes (24 August 1931 – 5 September 1975) was an English portrait painter... more on Wikipedia
  • Lawrence Dallaglio8

    Lawrence Dallaglio

    Rugby Player


    BirthplaceShepherd's Bush, London, United Kingdom

    Lorenzo Bruno Nero Dallaglio (born 10 August 1972), known as Lawrence Dallaglio, is a retired... more on Wikipedia
  • 9

    Michael Ancram



    BirthplaceJedburgh, United Kingdom

    Michael Andrew Foster Jude Kerr, 13th Marquess of Lothian, (born 7 July 1945), formerly... more on Wikipedia
  • Moshoeshoe II of Lesotho10
    Moshoeshoe II (May 2, 1938 – January 15, 1996), previously known as Constantine Bereng Seeiso,... more on Wikipedia
  • Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg11
    Jean (Jean Benoît Guillaume Robert Antoine Louis Marie Adolphe Marc d'Aviano; 5 January 1921 –... more on Wikipedia
  • 12

    Edward Stourton

    Journalist, Presenter


    BirthplaceLagos, Nigeria

    Edward John Ivo Stourton (born 24 November 1957) is a BBC broadcaster and presenter of the BBC... more on Wikipedia
  • 13

    John Micklethwait

    Editor, Journalist


    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Richard John Micklethwait (born 11 August 1962) is editor-in-chief of Bloomberg News, a... more on Wikipedia
  • 14


    BirthplaceDublin, Republic of Ireland

    George Redmond Fitzpatrick Morris, 4th Baron Killanin (born 26 January 1947) is an Irish film... more on Wikipedia
  • Vincent Cronin15

    Vincent Cronin


    AgeDec. at 87 (1924-2011)

    BirthplaceEurasia, Tredegar, United Kingdom

    Vincent Archibald Patrick Cronin FRSL (24 May 1924 – 25 January 2011) was a British... more on Wikipedia
  • 16


    BirthplaceEurope, Eurasia, United Kingdom, United Kingdom, with Dependencies and Territories

    Edward William Fitzalan-Howard, 18th Duke of Norfolk, (born 2 December 1956), styled Earl of... more on Wikipedia
  • Andrew Bertie17

    Andrew Bertie

    Fra' Andrew Willoughby Ninian Bertie (15 May 1929 – 7 February 2008) was Prince and Grand... more on Wikipedia
  • Paul Morrissey18

    Paul Morrissey

    Film Producer, Screenwriter


    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    Paul Morrissey (born February 23, 1938) is an American film director, best known for his... more on Wikipedia
  • 19


    Raymond Benedict Bartholomew Michael Asquith, 3rd Earl of Oxford and Asquith, (born 24 August... more on Wikipedia
  • 20

    Hugo Young


    AgeDec. at 65 (1938-2003)

    BirthplaceSheffield, United Kingdom

    Hugo John Smelter Young (13 October 1938 – 22 September 2003) was a British journalist and... more on Wikipedia
  • Julian Wadham21



    Julian Neil Rohan Wadham (born 7 August 1958) is an English actor of stage, film and... more on Wikipedia
  • 22

    Fred Halliday


    AgeDec. at 64 (1946-2010)

    BirthplaceDublin, Republic of Ireland

    Frederick Halliday, FBA was an Irish writer and academic specialising in International... more on Wikipedia
  • 23

    Guy Easterby

    Guy Easterby (born 21 March 1971) is a former rugby union player for Ireland. He is currently... more on Wikipedia
  • 24

    Edward Crean

    Edward O'Donovan Crean was an English rugby union player who was part of the first official... more on Wikipedia
  • 25

    Nicholas Mostyn

    High Court judge, Lawyer


    BirthplaceLagos, Nigeria

    Sir Nicholas Anthony Joseph Ghislain Mostyn (born 13 July 1957 in Lagos, Nigeria), styled The... more on Wikipedia