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

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

This list features graduates like Joe Abercrombie and Don Foster.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Lancaster Royal Grammar School?” and “Which celebrities are Lancaster Royal Grammar School alumni?”
Joe Abercrombie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Lancaster Royal Grammar School Alumni
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Joe Abercrombie is a British fantasy writer and film editor. He is the author of The First Law trilogy and other related works of fantasy. In 2014 he published Half a King, the first book in his new Shattered Sea series. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 43

Birthplace: Lancaster, United Kingdom

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#19 on The Best Fantasy Authors

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John Wrathall is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Lancaster Royal Grammar School Alumni
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John James Wrathall was a Rhodesian politician. He was the last white President of Rhodesia. He formerly worked as an accountant. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 65 (1913-1978)

Birthplace: Lancaster, England

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Richard Owen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Lancaster Royal Grammar School Alumni
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Sir Richard Owen FRS KCB was an English biologist, comparative anatomist and paleontologist. Despite being a controversial figure, Owen is generally considered to have been an outstanding naturalist with a remarkable gift for interpreting fossils. Owen produced a vast array of scientific work, but is probably best remembered today for coining the word Dinosauria. Owen is also remembered for his outspoken opposition to Charles Darwin's theory of evolution by natural selection. He agreed with Darwin that evolution occurred, but thought it was more complex than outlined in Darwin's On the Origin of Species. Owen's approach to evolution can be seen as having anticipated the issues that have ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 88 (1804-1892)

Birthplace: Lancaster, United Kingdom

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Cecil Parkinson, Baron Parkinson, PC, is a British Conservative politician and former Cabinet Minister. A Chartered Accountant by training, he entered Parliament in 1970 and was appointed a minister in Margaret Thatcher’s first government in 1979. He successfully managed the Conservative Party's 1983 election campaign, and was rewarded with an appointment as Secretary of State for Trade and Industry, but was forced to resign after revelations that his former secretary, Sara Keays, was pregnant with his child. Parkinson subsequently served as Secretary of State for Energy, and later Transport. He resigned that office in 1990, on the same day that Thatcher resigned as Prime Minister. He was ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 86

Birthplace: City of Lancaster, Eurasia, Carnforth, United Kingdom, North West England, + more

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