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List Rules People on this list must have gone to City of London School and be of some renown.

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

Items on this list include Daniel Radcliffe and Dido.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to City of London School?” and “Which celebrities are City of London School alumni?”

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Daniel Radcliffe is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Actor Daniel Jacob Radcliffe (born 23 July 1989) is an English actor who rose to prominence playing the title character in the Harry Potter film series. Radcliffe made his acting debut at age ten in ...more

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Skandar Keynes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Actor Skandar Keynes is an English actor. He is best known for starring as Edmund Pevensie in the Chronicles of Narnia film series since 2005. He has appeared in all three instalments, The Lion, the ...more

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Julian Barnes is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Novelist, Essayist, Writer Julian Patrick Barnes is an English writer. Barnes won the Man Booker Prize for his book The Sense of an Ending, and three of his earlier books had been shortlisted for the Booker Prize: ...more

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Kingsley Amis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Poet, Novelist, Screenwriter Sir Kingsley William Amis, CBE was an English novelist, poet, critic, and teacher. He wrote more than 20 novels, six volumes of poetry, a memoir, various short stories, radio and television ...more

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H. H. Asquith is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Barrister, Lawyer Herbert Henry Asquith, 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith, KG, KC, PC, served as the Liberal Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1908 to 1916. Until 5 January 1988, he had been the longest ...more

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Philip Dawid is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Mathematician, Scientist, Statistician Alexander Philip Dawid is Emeritus Professor of Statistics of the University of Cambridge, and Emeritus Fellow of Darwin College, Cambridge. He is a leading proponent of Bayesian statistics. He ...more

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Hugh Linstead is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Chemist, Barrister Sir Hugh Nicholas Linstead OBE was a British pharmaceutical chemist and barrister who served as Conservative Party Member of Parliament for Putney for 22 years. Linstead had significant business ...more

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William Henry Perkin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Chemist Sir William Henry Perkin, FRS was an English chemist best known for his accidental discovery, at the age of 18, of the first aniline dye, mauveine.

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Alexander Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Professor, Civil engineer, Electrical engineer Sir Alexander Blackie William Kennedy, LLD, FRS, FRGS, better known simply as Alexander Kennedy, was a leading British civil and electrical engineer and academic. A member of many institutions ...more

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John Davis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Accountant Sir John Davis was an English accountant and businessman, best known for being Managing Director, and later Chairman, of the Rank Organisation

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Arthur Rackham is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Illustrator Arthur Rackham was an English book illustrator.

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Edmund Hambly is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Civil engineer, Structural engineer, Engineer Dr Edmund Cadbury Hambly was a British structural engineer. Edmund Hambly was born in Seer Green, near Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire in 1942. He went to Eton College prior to studying the ...more

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Edwin Abbott Abbott is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Edwin Abbott Abbott Theologian, Author, Writer Edwin Abbott Abbott was an English schoolmaster and theologian, best known as the author of the novella Flatland.

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John Lawrence Toole is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
John Lawrence Toole Actor John Lawrence Toole was an English comic actor, actor-manager and theatrical producer. He was famous for his roles in farce and in serio-comic melodramas in a career that spanned more than four ...more

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Roy Ward Baker is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Television director, Film Producer, Film Director Roy Ward Baker, born Roy Horace Baker, was an English film director, credited as Roy Baker for much of his career. His best known film is A Night to Remember which won a Golden Globe for Best ...more

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Sidney Lee is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Writer Sir Sidney Lee was an English biographer and critic. He was born Solomon Lazarus Lee at 12 Keppel Street, Bloomsbury, London and educated at the City of London School and at Balliol College, ...more

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William Unwin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Civil engineer, Engineer William Cawthorne Unwin FRS was a British civil and mechanical engineer. He is noted for his extensive work on hydraulics and engines as well as his close association with William Fairbairn. He ...more

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Warwick Goble is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Warwick Goble Warwick Goble was an illustrator of children's books. He specialized in Japanese and Indian themes. Goble was born in Dalston, north London, the son of a commercial traveller, and educated and ...more

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Peter B. Kronheimer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Peter B. Kronheimer Mathematician Peter Benedict Kronheimer is a British mathematician, known for his work on gauge theory and its applications to 3- and 4-dimensional topology. He is William Casper Graustein Professor of ...more

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John Gross is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
John Gross Journalist John Gross FRSL was an eminent English man of letters. A leading intellectual, writer, anthologist, and critic The Spectator magazine called Gross "the best-read man in Britain", as ...more

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John Cordle is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
John Cordle John Howard Cordle was a British Conservative Party politician. Cordle, the son of Ernest William Cordle, was educated at the City of London School and became managing director of E. W. Cordle ...more

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Henry Charles Fehr is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous City Of London School Alumni
Henry Charles Fehr Henry Charles Fehr FRBS was a British monumental and architectural sculptor active in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Fehr was born in Forest Hill in south-east London. His ...more