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

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

Robert Joy and Vikram Seth are included in this list.

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

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Vikram Seth is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Vikram Seth Poet, Novelist, Author Vikram Seth is an Indian novelist and poet. He has written several novels and poetry books. He has received several awards including Padma Shri, Sahitya Akademi Award, Pravasi Bharatiya Samman, ...more

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John Wells is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
John Wells Politician Sir John Julius Wells is a former British Conservative Party politician. Wells was educated at Eton College and Corpus Christi College, Oxford. He served in the Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve ...more

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Robert Bridges is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Robert Bridges Poet, Writer Robert Seymour Bridges, OM was Britain's poet laureate from 1913 to 1930. A doctor by training, he achieved literary fame only late in life. His poems reflect a deep Christian faith, and he is ...more

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Clyde Kluckhohn is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Clyde Kluckhohn Anthropologist Clyde Kluckhohn, was an American anthropologist and social theorist, best known for his long-term ethnographic work among the Navajo and his contributions to the development of theory of culture ...more

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James Oglethorpe is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
James Oglethorpe Statesman, Soldier James Edward Oglethorpe was a British general, Member of Parliament, philanthropist, and founder of the colony of Georgia. As a social reformer, he hoped to resettle Britain's poor, especially ...more

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Ben Cannon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Ben Cannon Teacher Ben Cannon is an American educator and policymaker from Oregon. He was elected in 2006 to the Oregon House of Representatives, representing the state's 46th District, which covers portions of ...more

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Charles Abbott, 1st Baron Tent... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Charles Abbott, 1st Baron Tenterden Judge, Barrister Charles Abbott, 1st Baron Tenterden PC SL, was a British barrister and judge who served as Lord Chief Justice of the King's Bench between 1818 and 1832. Born in obscure circumstances to a barber ...more

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Charles Perry Stacey is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Charles Perry Stacey Historian, Professor, Author Colonel Charles Perry Stacey, OC, OBE, CD, FRSC was a Canadian historian and university professor. He was the official historian of the Canadian Army in the Second World War, and has been ...more

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John Y. Campbell is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
John Y. Campbell Economist John Young Campbell is a British-American economist. He is the Morton L. and Carole S. Olshan Professor of Economics at the Department of Economics at Harvard University.

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Toby Harnden is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Toby Harnden Editor, Journalist, Author Toby Harnden is an Anglo-American journalist and author. He has been Washington bureau chief of The Sunday Times since January 2013. He previously spent 17 years at The Telegraph, based in ...more

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MC Lars is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
MC Lars Rapper Andrew Robert MacFarlane Nielsen is an American rapper, producer, writer, cartoonist and Stanford University alumnus, known by his stage name MC Lars. He is the self-proclaimed originator of ...more

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David Miliband is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
David Miliband Politician David Wright Miliband is a British former Labour Party politician who was the Member of Parliament for South Shields from 2001 to 2013, and was the Secretary of State for Foreign and ...more

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J. I. Packer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
J. I. Packer Christian Theologian, Author James Innell Packer is a British-born Canadian Christian theologian in the low church Anglican and Reformed traditions. He currently serves as the Board of Governors' Professor of Theology at ...more

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Rajiva Wijesinha is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Rajiva Wijesinha Politician, Professor, Novelist Rajiva Wijesinha, MA, DPhil is a Sri Lankan writer in English, distinguished for his political analysis as well as creative and critical work. An academic by profession for much of his working ...more

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Edward Young is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Edward Young Edward Young was an English poet, best remembered for Night-Thoughts.

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William Buckland is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
William Buckland Geologist William Buckland DD FRS was an English theologian who became Dean of Westminster. He was also a geologist and palaeontologist, writing the first full account of a fossil dinosaur, which he named ...more

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Felix Cassel is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Felix Cassel Barrister Sir Felix Maximilian Schoenbrunn Cassel, 1st Baronet, PC, QC, JP was a German-born British barrister and politician who served as Judge Advocate-General, the senior civilian lawyer of the War ...more

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Reginald Beddington is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Reginald Beddington Barrister Reginald Beddington CBE was an English angler and humanitarian. Beddington was educated at Rugby School and Corpus Christi College, Oxford. He was called to the Bar at Lincoln's Inn in 1902, ...more

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Crystal McKellar is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Crystal McKellar Actor, Lawyer Crystal Dawn Scripps McKellar is an American attorney and former child actress. McKellar was born in San Diego, California. When she was seven years old, her family moved to Los Angeles. She and ...more

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Edward Miliband is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Edward Miliband Politician, Journalist, Economist Edward Samuel "Ed" Miliband is a British Labour Party politician, currently the Leader of the Labour Party and Leader of the Opposition. He has been the Member of Parliament for ...more

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William Scott, 1st Baron Stowe... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
William Scott, 1st Baron Stowell Judge William Scott, 1st Baron Stowell was an English judge and jurist.

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Thomas Nagel is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Thomas Nagel Professor, Philosopher Thomas Nagel is an American philosopher, currently University Professor of Philosophy and Law at New York University, where he has taught since 1980. His main areas of philosophical interest are ...more

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Isaiah Berlin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Isaiah Berlin Historian, Professor, Essayist Sir Isaiah Berlin OM, CBE, FBA was a Russo-British Jewish social and political theorist, philosopher and historian of ideas, "thought by many to be the dominant scholar of his ...more

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Kenneth Kendall is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Kenneth Kendall Journalist, Actor, Presenter Kenneth Kendall was a British broadcaster. He worked for many years as a newsreader for the BBC, where he was a contemporary of fellow newsreaders Richard Baker and Robert Dougall. He is also ...more

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David Curry is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
David Curry Journalist David Maurice Curry is a British Conservative Party politician. He was the Member of Parliament for Skipton and Ripon from 1987 to 2010.

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Alastair Hetherington is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Alastair Hetherington Journalist Hector Alastair Hetherington was a British journalist, newspaper editor and academic. For nearly twenty years he was the editor of The Guardian, and is regarded as one of the leading editors of ...more

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Moshoeshoe II of Lesotho is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Moshoeshoe II of Lesotho Moshoeshoe II, previously known as Constantine Bereng Seeiso, was the paramount chief of Lesotho, succeeding paramount chief Seeiso from 1960 until the country gained full independence from ...more

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Leonard Ingrams is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Leonard Ingrams Banker Leonard Victor Ingrams was a merchant banker and opera festival founder/impresario. Leonard Ingrams was the youngest of four sons. His parents were Leonard St Clair Ingrams and Victoria. His ...more

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Richard Finn is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Richard Finn Writer The Very Reverend Richard Damian Finn, OP was Regent of Blackfriars, Oxford and is currently the Novice Master for the English Province of the Order of Preachers. Richard Finn was educated at St ...more

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C. P. Scott is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
C. P. Scott Journalist Charles Prestwich Scott was a British journalist, publisher and politician. Born in Bath, Somerset, he was the editor of the Manchester Guardian from 1872 until 1929 and its owner from 1907 ...more

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John Keble is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
John Keble John Keble was an English churchman and poet, one of the leaders of the Oxford Movement. Keble College, Oxford was named after him.

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John Taylor Coleridge is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
John Taylor Coleridge Judge Sir John Taylor Coleridge was an English judge, the second son of Captain James Coleridge and nephew of the poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge.

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Graham Wallas is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Graham Wallas Psychologist Graham Wallas was an English socialist, social psychologist, educationalist, a leader of the Fabian Society and a co-founder of the London School of Economics.

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Drury Drury-Lowe is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Drury Drury-Lowe Lieutenant-General Sir Drury Curzon Drury-Lowe GCB had a distinguished military career in the 19th century British Army.

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Al Alvarez is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Al Alvarez Poet Al Alvarez is an English poet, novelist, essayist and critic who publishes under the name A. Alvarez and Al Alvarez.

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Henry Nettleship is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Henry Nettleship Henry Nettleship was an English classical scholar.

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Thomas Burgess is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Thomas Burgess Thomas Burgess was an English author, philosopher, Bishop of Saint David's and Bishop of Salisbury.

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Edward Rainbowe is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Edward Rainbowe Edward Rainbowe or Rainbow was an English clergyman and a noted preacher.

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Robert Joy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Robert Joy Actor Robert Joy is a Canadian actor. He is best known for his roles as Dr. Sid Hammerback in CSI: NY, Charlie Houx in Land of the Dead, Lizard in The Hills Have Eyes, Dave in Atlantic City, and Jim ...more

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Hector Sants is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Hector Sants Banker Sir Hector William Hepburn Sants is a British investment banker. He was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Financial Services Authority in July 2007 and stepped down in June 2012. He took ...more

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Dyneley Hussey is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Dyneley Hussey Art critic Dyneley Hussey was an English war poet, journalist, art critic and music critic.

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Oliver Elton is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Oliver Elton Oliver Elton was an English literary scholar whose works include A Survey of English Literature in six volumes, criticism, biography, and translations from several languages including Icelandic ...more

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Kenneth Cameron, Baron Cameron... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Kenneth Cameron, Baron Cameron of Lochbroom Judge Kenneth John Cameron, Baron Cameron of Lochbroom FRSE, is a retired Scottish judge. Born in Edinburgh, he was educated at Edinburgh Academy, at Corpus Christi, Oxford and at the University of ...more

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Charles Thomas is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Charles Thomas Antony Charles Thomas, CBE, FSA is a British historian and archaeologist who was Professor of Cornish Studies at Exeter University, and the first Director of the Institute of Cornish Studies, ...more

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James Clyde, Baron Clyde is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
James Clyde, Baron Clyde Judge James John Clyde, Baron Clyde PC, QC was a Scottish judge. The son of James Latham Clyde, Lord Clyde and grandson of James Avon Clyde, Lord Clyde, was educated at Edinburgh Academy, Corpus ...more

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Gavin Wilson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
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John Ward, 1st Earl of Dudley is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
John Ward, 1st Earl of Dudley John William Ward, 1st Earl of Dudley, PC, FRS, known as the Honourable John Ward from 1788 to 1823 and as the 4th Viscount Dudley and Ward from 1823 to 1827, was a British politician. He served ...more

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Thomas Arnold is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Thomas Arnold Thomas Arnold was an English educator and historian. Arnold was an early supporter of the Broad Church Anglican movement. He was the headmaster of Rugby School from 1828 to 1841, where he ...more

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Brian Sedgemore is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Brian Sedgemore Politician Brian Charles John Sedgemore is a former Labour Party politician in the United Kingdom; he was a Member of Parliament from 1974 until 1979, and from 1983 until 2005. A noted left-winger, he ...more

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Henry Phillpotts is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Corpus Christi College, Oxford Alumni
Henry Phillpotts Henry Phillpotts, often called "Henry of Exeter", was the Anglican Bishop of Exeter from 1830 to 1869. and a striking figure of the 19th century Church.