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Famous Jamia Millia Islamia Alumni

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List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Jamia Millia Islamia and be of some renown.

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

List is made up of many different graduates, including Shahrukh Khan and Virender Sehwag.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Jamia Millia Islamia?” and “Which celebrities are Jamia Millia Islamia alumni?”
  • 1

    Shahrukh Khan

    Film Producer, Actor


    BirthplaceNew Delhi, India

    Shah Rukh Khan (born 2 November 1965), also known by the initialism SRK, is an Indian actor, film producer, and television personality. Referred to in the media as the "Badshah of Bollywood", "King...  more
  • 2

    Rahimuddin Khan

    Politician, Soldier


    BirthplaceKaimganj, India

    Rahimuddin Khan (born 21 July 1924) is a retired four-star general of the Pakistan Army who served as Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee from 1984 to 1987, after serving as the 7th Governor of...  more
  • 3

    Mohammad Hossein Adeli

    Politician, Diplomat


    BirthplaceAhvaz, Iran

    Seyed Mohammad Hossein Adeli (Persian: سید محمدحسین عادلی‎, born in 1953 in Ahvaz) is an Iranian politician, diplomat, economist and academic. He is currently serving his second term as the Secretary...  more
  • 4

    Barkha Dutt

    Editor, Journalist


    BirthplaceNew Delhi, India

    Barkha Dutt is an Indian television journalist and author working with Tiranga TV. She was part of NDTV's team for 21 years, until she left the channel in January 2017. Barkha emerged as a prominent...  more
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    Virender Sehwag pronunciation (born 20 October 1978) is a former Indian cricketer. Widely regarded as one of the most destructive batsmen of all time, Sehwag played as an aggressive right-handed...  more
  • 6

    Zakir Husain


    AgeDec. at 72 (1897-1969)

    BirthplaceSouth India, Hyderabad, India, Indian subcontinent, Andhra Pradesh

    Zakir Husain, ; 8 February 1897 – 3 May 1969) was the 3rd President of India, from 13 May 1967 until his death on 3 May 1969. An educationist and intellectual, Husain was the country's first Muslim...  more
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    Dr Nadadur Janardhan

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    Niharika Acharya



    Niharika Acharya is the Executive Director at The Hill. She leads the event content team in ideation, strategy setting and speaker recruitment. In taking events from concept to execution, she works...  more
  • 9
    Akhlaq Ur Rehman Kidwai (1 July 1920 – 24 August 2016) was an Indian chemist and politician. He served as governor of the states of Bihar, West Bengal, and Haryana. He was a member of the Rajya...  more
  • 10

    Gagan Ajit Singh

    Field Hockey player


    BirthplaceFirozpur, India

    Gagan Ajit Singh (born 9 December 1980) is a field hockey striker from India, whose father Ajit Singh played for the national team at the 1972 and 1976 Summer Olympics. He is a nephew of Harmik...  more
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    Hashmat Ehsanmand

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    Muzaffar Alam

    Muzaffar Alam (born 3 February 1947) is the George V. Bobrinskoy Professor in South Asian Languages and Civilizations at the University of Chicago....  more
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    BirthplaceIndia, Mumbai

    Harsh Chhaya is an actor....  more