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List Rules People on this list must have gone to King's College School and be of some renown.

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

This list contains graduates like Ben Barnes and John G. Bennett.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to King's College School?” and “Which celebrities are King's College School alumni?”

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John G. Bennett is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
John G. Bennett Technologist, Mathematician, Scientist John Godolphin Bennett was a British mathematician, scientist, technologist, industrial research director and author. He is perhaps best known for his many books on psychology and spirituality, ...more

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Ben Barnes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
Ben Barnes Actor Benjamin Thomas "Ben" Barnes is an English actor. He is known for his portrayal of Caspian X in The Chronicles of Narnia films Prince Caspian and The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, for ...more

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William Joyce is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
William Joyce Politician William Brooke Joyce, nicknamed Lord Haw-Haw, was an American-born Irish-British Fascist politician and Nazi propaganda broadcaster to the United Kingdom during World War II. He was convicted of ...more

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Arthur Cayley is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
Arthur Cayley Mathematician Arthur Cayley F.R.S. was a British mathematician. He helped found the modern British school of pure mathematics. As a child, Cayley enjoyed solving complex maths problems for amusement. He ...more

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Dante Gabriel Rossetti is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
Dante Gabriel Rossetti Illustrator, Poet, Artist Dante Gabriel Rossetti was an English poet, illustrator, painter and translator. He founded the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood in 1848 with William Holman Hunt and John Everett Millais, and was ...more

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Khalid Abdalla is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
Khalid Abdalla Actor Khalid Abdalla is a British Egyptian actor and activist. He came to international prominence after starring in the 2006 Academy Award-nominated and BAFTA-winning film, United 93. Written and ...more

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Henry Sweet is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
Henry Sweet Henry Sweet was an English philologist, phonetician and grammarian. As a philologist, he specialized in the Germanic languages, particularly Old English and Old Norse. In addition, Sweet ...more

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Walter Sickert is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
Walter Sickert Painter, Artist Walter Richard Sickert, born in Munich, Germany, was a painter and printmaker who was a member of the Camden Town Group in London. He was an important influence on distinctively British styles ...more

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Mark Urban is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
Mark Urban Editor, Journalist Mark Urban is a British journalist, author, broadcaster and orientalist, and is currently the Diplomatic Editor for BBC Two's Newsnight.

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Tom Basden is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
Tom Basden Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor Tom Basden is a British actor and comedy writer, and a member of the British four-man sketch group Cowards. He has written and performed extensively for comedy shows on the BBC and Channel 4 and ...more

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Walter William Skeat is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
Walter William Skeat Walter William Skeat, FBA, was the pre-eminent English philologist of his time, and was instrumental in developing English as a higher education subject in the United Kingdom.

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Charles Lowder is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
Charles Lowder Charles Fuge Lowder was a priest of the Church of England. He was the founder of the Society of the Holy Cross, a society for Anglo-Catholic priests.

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George Saintsbury is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
George Saintsbury George Edward Bateman Saintsbury, was an English writer, literary historian, scholar, critic and wine connoisseur.

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Frederic John Goldsmid is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
Frederic John Goldsmid Major-General Sir Frederic John Goldsmid KCSI, CB was a Major-General in British Army and East India Company, who also served the British government in various roles through the Middle East.

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Ben Lovett is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
Ben Lovett Film Score Composer, Record producer, Songwriter Ben Lovett is a current American recording artist, film composer, songwriter and producer from Georgia. Lovett is the founder of record label, Lovers Label. Previous work includes recording and ...more

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William Corin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
William Corin William Corin was an English-born electrical engineer, who undertook some of the early design of the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electricity Scheme in Australia. He was born in Kent, England and was ...more

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Marcus Mumford is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
Marcus Mumford Songwriter, Musician, Singer Malcolm Marcus Mumford is an English musician, best known as the lead singer of the band Mumford & Sons. He also plays a number of instruments with the group, including guitar, drums and

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Andrew Black is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
Andrew Black Andrew Black, together with Edward Wray, was founder of Betfair, the world's first and largest bet exchange. Black and Wray have won many awards, including Ernst & Young emerging ...more

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John Vivian Dacie is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
John Vivian Dacie Sir John Vivian Dacie, FRS was a British haematologist.

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George Holt Thomas is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous King's College School Alumni
George Holt Thomas George Holt Thomas aviation industry pioneer and newspaper proprietor. Holt Thomas founded, in 1911, the business which became Aircraft Manufacturing Company Limited or Airco. Son and grandson ...more