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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford and be of some renown.

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

The list you're viewing is made up of different graduates like Nigella Lawson and Benazir Bhutto.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford?” and “Which celebrities are Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford alumni?”

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Benazir Bhutto is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Politician Benazir Bhutto was the 11th Prime Minister of Pakistan, serving two non-consecutive terms in 1988–90 and then 1993–96. A scion of the politically powerful Bhutto family, she was the eldest ...more

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Nigella Lawson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Journalist, Author, Presenter Nigella Lucy Lawson is an English journalist, broadcaster, television personality, gourmet, and food writer. She is the daughter of Nigel Lawson, the former Chancellor of the Exchequer, and ...more

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Tim Hetherington is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Film Producer, Cinematographer, Photojournalist Timothy Alistair Telemachus "Tim" Hetherington was a British photojournalist. He produced books, films and other work that "ranged from multi-screen installations, to fly-poster ...more

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Sujata Manohar is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Sujata Manohar Judge Justice Sujata Manohar is an Indian judge and a member of the National Human Rights Commission of India. Ms. Manohar was born into a family with a strong legal background - her father would ...more

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Samuel West is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Theatre Director, Actor, Voice acting Samuel Alexander Joseph West, also known as Sam West, is an English actor and director. He is perhaps best known for his role in the film Howards End and his work on stage.

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Marina Warner is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Historian, Novelist, Lecturer Dame Marina Sarah Warner, DBE, FRSL, FBA is a British novelist, short story writer, historian and mythographer. She is known for her many non-fiction books relating to feminism and myth. She has ...more

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Diana Quick is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Actor, Voice acting Diana Marilyn Quick is an English actress.

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Ann Widdecombe is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Politician Ann Noreen Widdecombe, DSG is a former British Conservative Party politician and has been a novelist since 2000. She is a Privy Councillor and was the Member of Parliament for Maidstone from ...more

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Siobhan Dowd is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Activist, Novelist, Author Siobhan Dowd was a British writer and activist. The last book she completed, Bog Child posthumously won the 2009 Carnegie Medal from the professional librarians, recognising the year's best book ...more

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Michael Gove is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Politician, Journalist Michael Andrew Gove is a British Conservative Party politician and the Member of Parliament for Surrey Heath. He is also an author and a former journalist for The Times newspaper. Born in ...more

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Gertrude Bell is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Mountaineer Gertrude Margaret Lowthian Bell, CBE was an English writer, traveller, political officer, administrator, archaeologist and spy who explored, mapped, and became highly influential to British ...more

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Philip Hollobone is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Philip Hollobone Politician Philip Thomas Hollobone is a British Conservative Party politician who is both a Member of Parliament for the Kettering constituency and a member of Kettering Borough Council for the Piper's ...more

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Bridget Kendall is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Journalist Bridget Kendall MBE is an English contributing editor, radio and television correspondent at the BBC.

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Antonia Fraser is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Novelist, Author, Writer Lady Antonia Margaret Caroline Fraser, DBE, née Pakenham, is a British author of history, novels, biographies and detective fiction. She is the widow of the 2005 Nobel Laureate in ...more

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Barbara Mills is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Barrister Dame Barbara Jean Lyon Mills DBE QC was a British barrister. She held various senior public appointments including Director of Public Prosecutions, and was widely seen as a pioneer for women ...more

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Barbara Roche is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Politician, Barrister Barbara Maureen Roche is a British Labour Party politician, who was the Member of Parliament for Hornsey and Wood Green from 1992 until 2005, when she lost the seat, despite having previously ...more

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Michelle Paver is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Novelist, Author, Writer Michelle Paver is a British novelist and children's writer, known for the fantasy series Chronicles of Ancient Darkness, set in pre-agricultural Stone Age Europe. For the concluding book Ghost ...more

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Pauline Neville-Jones, Barones... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Lilian Pauline Neville-Jones, Baroness Neville-Jones DCMG PC is a former BBC Governor and Chairman of the British Joint Intelligence Committee. Before her elevation to the Peerage she was known ...more

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Caryl Churchill is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Screenwriter, Playwright Caryl Churchill is an English dramatist known for her use of non-naturalistic techniques and feminist themes, dramatisation of the abuses of power, and exploration of sexual politics. She is ...more

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Mary Warnock, Baroness Warnock is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Philosopher Helen Mary Warnock, Baroness Warnock, DBE FBA FMedSci is a British philosopher of morality, education and mind, and writer on existentialism.

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Matthew Taylor, Baron Taylor o... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Politician Matthew Owen John Taylor, Baron Taylor of Goss Moor is a Liberal Democrat politician in the United Kingdom. He was Member of Parliament for Truro and St Austell in Cornwall from 1987 until he ...more

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Vera Chapman is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Novelist, Writer Vera Chapman, also known as Vera Ivy May Fogerty, and within the Tolkien Society as Belladonna Took, was an author and founder of the first Tolkien Society, and also wrote a number of ...more

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Anne McLaren is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Geneticist Dame Anne Laura Dorinthea McLaren, DBE, FRS, FRCOG was a leading figure in developmental biology. Her work helped lead to human in vitro fertilisation. She received many honours for her ...more

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Phyllis Starkey is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Politician Phyllis Margaret Starkey is a British Labour party politician, who was the Member of Parliament for Milton Keynes South West from 1997 to 2010. She had previously served as Leader of Oxford City ...more

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Lindsey Davis is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Novelist, Writer Lindsey Davis is an English historical novelist, best known as the author of the Falco series of historical crime stories set in ancient Rome and its empire.

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Sally Purcell is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Sally Purcell Sally Purcell was a British poet and translator. She produced several English translations of poetry and literary works, including the first English translation of Hélène Cixous's ...more

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Lucy Kellaway is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Lucy Kellaway Journalist Lucy Kellaway is the management columnist at the Financial Times. Her column is syndicated in The Irish Times. In addition she has worked as energy correspondent, Brussels correspondent, a Lex ...more

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Agnes Maude Royden is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Agnes Maude Royden Writer Agnes Maude Royden, CH was a preacher and suffragist.

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Elisabeth Blochmann is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Elisabeth Blochmann Elisabeth Blochmann was an eminent scholar of education, as well as of philosophy, and a pioneer in and researcher of women's education in Germany.

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Amanda Foreman is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Author Amanda Foreman is a film producer and screenwriter.

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Elizabeth Longford is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Elizabeth Longford Elizabeth Pakenham, Dowager Countess of Longford, CBE, better known as Elizabeth Longford was a British historian. She was a member of the Royal Society of Literature and was on the board of ...more

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Eliza Manningham-Buller, Baron... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Elizabeth Lydia "Eliza" Manningham-Buller, Baroness Manningham-Buller, LG, DCB was Director General of MI5, the British internal Security Service, from October 2002 until her ...more

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Ann Leslie is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Ann Leslie Journalist Dame Ann Elizabeth Mary Leslie DBE is a British journalist who writes for the Daily Mail.

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Frances Lannon is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Frances Lannon Dr Frances Lannon FRHistS is a British academic and educator. She is Principal of Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford. Born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, she was educated at Lady Margaret Hall and at St ...more

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Katharine Mary Briggs is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Katharine Mary Briggs Writer Katharine Mary Briggs was a British folklorist and writer, who wrote The Anatomy of Puck, the four-volume A Dictionary of British Folk-Tales in the English Language, and various other books on ...more

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Ruth Padel is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Ruth Padel Poet, Writer Ruth Sophia Padel FRSL FZS is a British poet, novelist and non-fiction author known for her poetry criticism, nature writing, and connections with music, science, Greece and conservation. She ...more

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C. V. Wedgwood is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
C. V. Wedgwood Dame Veronica Wedgwood OM DBE was an English historian who published under the name C. V. Wedgwood. Specializing in the history of 17th-century England and Continental Europe, her biographies ...more

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Diana Athill is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Diana Athill Author, Writer Diana Athill OBE is a British literary editor, novelist and memoirist who worked with some of the writers of the 20th century at the London-based publishing company Andre Deutsch Ltd.

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Vivien Duffield is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Vivien Duffield Dame Vivien Duffield, DBE, is an English philanthropist.

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James Allen is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
James Allen Commentator James Allen, is a British radio/TV commentator and journalist, who worked on ITV's Formula One coverage until it ceased at the 2008 Brazilian Grand Prix. Formerly a pupil at Merchant Taylors' ...more

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Nicky Blair is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Nicky Blair Nicholas "Nicky" John Blair is the second son of the former British Prime Minister. and his wife Cherie Blair.

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Janet E. Courtney is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Janet E. Courtney Janet Elizabeth Courtney was a scholar, writer and feminist.

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Rachel Trickett is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Rachel Trickett Writer Rachel Trickett was an English novelist, non‑fiction writer, literary scholar, and a prominent British academic; she served as Principal of St Hugh’s College, Oxford for nearly twenty years, ...more

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Peter Thonemann is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Classicist, Historian Peter Thonemann is University Lecturer in Ancient History at Oxford University.

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Marianne Elliott is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Marianne Elliott Dame Marianne Elliott is a British historian and Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire. She was brought up in Belfast, and educated at Dominican College, Fortwilliam, Queen's ...more

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Susan Thomas is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Businessperson, Politician, Actor Susan Thomas is an actress.

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Eglantyne Jebb is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Eglantyne Jebb Eglantyne Jebb was a British social reformer and founder of the Save the Children organisation.

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Milicent Bagot is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Milicent Bagot Milicent Jessie Eleanor Bagot, CBE was a British intelligence officer, and is thought to be the model for the character Connie Sachs, the eccentric Sovietology expert who appeared in John le ...more

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Rosalind Mitchison is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Rosalind Mary Mitchison was a historian of Scotland who specialised in social history. Rosalind Mary Wrong was born in Manchester. Her father, Edward Murray Wrong, and his father, George ...more

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Stephen Hester is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford Alumni
Stephen Hester Businessperson Stephen Hester is an English businessman and former banker, who is the chief executive officer of RSA Insurance Group and former CEO of the RBS Group.