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

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

Portia de Rossi and Rupert Murdoch are included on this list along with many more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Geelong Grammar School?” and “Which celebrities are Geelong Grammar School alumni?”

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Rupert Murdoch is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Geelong Grammar School Alumni
Businessperson, Entrepreneur Keith Rupert Murdoch, AC, KCSG is an Australian American business magnate. Murdoch became managing director of Australia's News Limited, inherited from his father Sir Keith Arthur Murdoch in ...more

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Portia de Rossi is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Geelong Grammar School Alumni
Comedian, Model, Actor Portia Lee James DeGeneres, known professionally as Portia de Rossi, is an Australian actress, model and philanthropist, known for her roles as lawyer Nelle Porter on the television series Ally ...more

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Charles, Prince of Wales is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Geelong Grammar School Alumni
Charles, Prince of Wales, is the eldest child and heir apparent of Queen Elizabeth II. Known alternatively in Scotland as Duke of Rothesay and in South West England as Duke of Cornwall, he is ...more

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Missy Higgins is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Geelong Grammar School Alumni
Musician, Singer-songwriter, Actor Melissa "Missy" Morrison Higgins is an Australian singer-songwriter, musician and actress. Her Australian number-one albums are The Sound of White, On a Clear Night and The Ol' Razzle ...more

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Sam Newman is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Geelong Grammar School Alumni
Race car driver, Presenter, TV Personality John Noel William 'Sam' Newman is a retired Australian rules football player for the Geelong Football Club and television personality. He is an original presenter on the The Footy Show.

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Alec Broers, Baron Broers is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Geelong Grammar School Alumni
Electrical engineer Alec Nigel Broers, Baron Broers, FRS FMedSci FREng is an Anglo-Australian electrical engineer.

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John Landy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Geelong Grammar School Alumni
Politician, Athlete John Michael Landy, AC, CVO, MBE is an Australian former Olympic track athlete. He was the second man to break the four-minute mile barrier in the mile run, and he held the world records for the ...more

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Peter Carey is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Geelong Grammar School Alumni
Copywriter, Novelist, Author Peter Philip Carey AO is an Australian novelist, known primarily for being one of only three writers to have won the Booker Prize twice—the others being J. M. Coetzee and Hilary Mantel. Carey ...more

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John Gorton is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Geelong Grammar School Alumni
Politician Sir John Grey Gorton, GCMG, AC, CH, Australian politician, was the 19th Prime Minister of Australia. Gorton is the only Australian Senator to have become Prime Minister.

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John Winthrop Hackett Junior is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Geelong Grammar School Alumni
John Winthrop Hackett Junior General Sir John Winthrop Hackett GCB, CBE, DSO & Bar, MC was an Australian-born British soldier, painter, university administrator, author and in later life, respected and sought-after

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Alexander Downer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Geelong Grammar School Alumni
Politician, Economist Alexander John Gosse Downer, AC is a former Australian Liberal Party politician who was Foreign Minister of Australia from 11 March 1996 to 3 December 2007, the longest-serving in Australian ...more

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Charles Hawker is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Geelong Grammar School Alumni
Politician Charles Allan Seymour Hawker was an Australian politician. Hawker was born at Bungaree homestead, near Clare, South Australia. He was the second son of Michael Seymour Hawker, manager of the ...more

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Mechai Viravaidya is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Geelong Grammar School Alumni
Mechai Viravaidya Politician, Social activist Mechai Viravaidya is a Thai politician and activist.