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

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

Alumni range from A. E. Goonesinha to W.S.Karunaratne.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Dharmaraja College, Kandy?” and “Which celebrities are Dharmaraja College, Kandy alumni?”
W. S. Karunaratne is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Dharmaraja College, Kandy Alumni
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Wijesinghe Sugathadasa Karunaratne was a well known Buddhist scholar and a fiercely independent thinker. He was affectionately known by the Sri Lankan masses as "W.S." and as "The Don" by the academia. W.S. was born on 24 December 1928 in Katugastota, a small village in the Kandy district, Sri ...more

Profession: Diplomat

Age: Died at 58 (1928-1986)

Birthplace: Katugastota, Sri Lanka

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William Gopallawa is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Dharmaraja College, Kandy Alumni
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William Gopallawa, MBE was the last Governor-General of Ceylon from 1962 to 1972 and became the first President of Sri Lanka when Ceylon declared itself a republic in 1972 and changed its name to Sri Lanka. Until 1972, Ceylon was a Commonwealth realm with Queen Elizabeth II as the head of state and ...more

Profession: Politician

Age: Died at 84 (1897-1981)

Birthplace: Matale District, Matale, Eurasia, Sri Lanka, Central Province

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Dharmasena Pathiraja is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Dharmaraja College, Kandy Alumni
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Dharmasena Pathiraja is a Sri Lankan film director and screenwriter. ...more

Profession: Screenwriter, Film Director

Age: 74

Birthplace: Sri Lanka

Credits: Bambaru Avith, Ahas Gauwa, How to Be an Adult

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Wimalaratne Kumaragama is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Dharmaraja College, Kandy Alumni
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Wimalaratne Kumaragama


Wimalaratne Kumaragama is a prominent Sri Lankan poet, of the Colombo era. A Divisional Revenue Officer by profession, his poems were centred round Wanni,and the people of Wanni. They emanate the life of the villagers and its characters, surroundings, environment, animals and their experiences. He ...more

Age: Died at 43 (1919-1962)

Birthplace: Sri Lanka