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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Guy's Hospital and be of some renown.

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

This list includes Frederick Gowland Hopkins, Devi Prasad Shetty and more graduates.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Guy's Hospital?” and “Which celebrities are Guy's Hospital alumni?”
Frederick Gowland Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Guy's Hospital Alumni
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Sir Frederick Gowland Hopkins OM FRS was an English biochemist who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1929, with Christiaan Eijkman, for the discovery of vitamins. He also discovered the amino acid tryptophan, in 1901. He was President of the Royal Society from 1930 to 1935. ...more

Age: Died at 86 (1861-1947)

Birthplace: Eastbourne, United Kingdom

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Devi Shetty is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Guy's Hospital Alumni
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Devi Prasad Shetty is an Indian philanthropist and a cardiac surgeon. He has leveraged economies of scale to provide affordable healthcare. He was awarded the Padma Bhushan, third highest civilian award in India for his contribution to the field of affordable healthcare. ...more

Age: 64

Birthplace: Mangalore, India

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C. S. Forester is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Guy's Hospital Alumni
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Cecil Louis Troughton Smith, known by his pen name Cecil Scott "C. S." Forester, was an English novelist who rose to fame with tales of naval warfare. His most notable works were the 12-book Horatio Hornblower series, depicting a Royal Navy officer during the Napoleonic era, and The African Queen. ...more

Age: Died at 67 (1899-1966)

Birthplace: Cairo, Egypt

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Thomas Addison is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Guy's Hospital Alumni
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Thomas Addison was a renowned 19th-century English physician and scientist. He is traditionally regarded as one of the "great men" of Guy's Hospital in London. Among other pathologies he discovered Addison's disease and Addisonian anemia, a hematological disorder later found to be caused by failure ...more

Age: Died at 67 (1793-1860)

Birthplace: Longbenton, Northumberland

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