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Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

Updated June 14, 2019 41.7k views80 items

List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to London School of Economics and be of some renown.

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

List features graduates like John F. Kennedy, Mick Jagger and more notable LSE alumni.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to London School of Economics?” and “Which celebrities are London School of Economics alumni?”
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    John F. Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    John F. Kennedy

    Politician, Military Officer

    AgeDec. at 46 (1917-1963)

    BirthplaceUSA, Massachussetts, Brookline

    John Fitzgerald Kennedy (May 29, 1917 – November 22, 1963), often referred to by initials JFK... more on Wikipedia

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  • 2
    Mick Jagger is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    Mick Jagger

    Film Score Composer, Record producer

    Age77

    BirthplaceDartford, United Kingdom

    Sir Michael Philip Jagger (born 26 July 1943) is an English singer, songwriter, actor, and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 3
    George Soros is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    George Soros

    Analyst, Business magnate

    Age90

    BirthplaceBudapest, Hungary

    George Soros, Hon (born Schwartz György; August 12, 1930) is a Hungarian-American investor... more on Wikipedia

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    David Rockefeller is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    David Rockefeller

    Statesman, Businessperson

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    David Rockefeller (June 12, 1915 – March 20, 2017) was an American banker who served as... more on Wikipedia

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    B. R. Ambedkar is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    B. R. Ambedkar

    Anthropologist, Politician

    AgeDec. at 65 (1891-1956)

    BirthplaceMhow, India

    Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar (14 April 1891 – 6 December 1956), popularly known as Dr. Babasaheb... more on Wikipedia

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    Jim McGreevey is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    Jim McGreevey

    Politician

    Age63

    BirthplaceJersey City, New Jersey, USA

    James Edward McGreevey (born August 6, 1957) is an American politician and member of the... more on Wikipedia
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    Svend Robinson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    Svend Robinson

    Politician, Lawyer

    Age68

    BirthplaceMinneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

    Svend Robinson (born March 4, 1952) is a Canadian politician. He was a Member of Parliament... more on Wikipedia
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    Daniel Patrick Moynihan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    Daniel Patrick Moynihan

    Sociologist, Politician

    AgeDec. at 76 (1927-2003)

    BirthplaceTulsa, Oklahoma, United States of America

    Daniel Patrick "Pat" Moynihan (March 16, 1927 – March 26, 2003) was an American politician,... more on Wikipedia

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    Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.

    Activist, Author

    Age66

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C., United States of America

    Robert Francis Kennedy Jr. (born January 17, 1954) is an American activist, environmental... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Elettra Rossellini Wiedemann is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    Elettra Rossellini Wiedemann

    Fashion Model, Actor

    Age37

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Elettra Rossellini Wiedemann (born July 26, 1983) is an American food editor and writer,... more on Wikipedia
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    Paul Klebnikov is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    Paul Klebnikov

    Editor, Journalist

    AgeDec. at 41 (1963-2004)

    BirthplaceNew York

    Paul Klebnikov (Russian: Павел Юрьевич Хлебников; August 6, 1964 – July 9, 2004) was an... more on Wikipedia
  • 12
    Maurice Bishop is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    Maurice Bishop

    Politician

    AgeDec. at 39 (1944-1983)

    BirthplaceAruba

    Maurice Rupert Bishop (29 May 1944 – 19 October 1983) was a Grenadian revolutionary and the... more on Wikipedia
  • 13
    Elliott Abrams is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    Elliott Abrams

    Politician, Lawyer

    Age72

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    Elliott Abrams (born January 24, 1948) is an American diplomat and lawyer who has served in... more on Wikipedia
  • 14
    Alberto Fuentes Mohr is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    Alberto Fuentes Mohr

    Politician, Economist

    AgeDec. at 52 (1927-1979)

    BirthplaceQuetzaltenango, Guatemala

    Alberto Fuentes Mohr (born 22 November 1927 – assassinated 25 January 1979) was a Guatemalan... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    David Attenborough is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    David Attenborough

    Environmentalist, Television producer

    Age94

    BirthplaceEngland, London

    Sir David Frederick Attenborough (; born 8 May 1926) is an English broadcaster and natural... more on Wikipedia

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  • 16
    Michael Wilson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    Michael Wilson

    Businessperson, Politician

    Age82

    BirthplaceToronto, Canada

    Michael or Mike Wilson may refer to:
  • 17
    Val Venis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    Val Venis

    Sean Allen Morley (born March 6, 1971), better known by the ring name Val Venis, is a Canadian... more on Wikipedia

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  • 18
    Franz Leopold Neumann is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
    Franz Leopold Neumann (1900–1954) was a German-Jewish political activist, Western Marxist... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    Sylvanus Olympio is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    AgeDec. at 61 (1902-1963)

    BirthplaceLomé, Togo

    Sylvanus Epiphanio Olympio (French pronunciation: ​[silvany əpifanjo ɔlɛ̃pjo]; 6 September... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Loyd Grossman is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    Loyd Grossman

    Journalist, Actor

    Age70

    BirthplaceMarblehead, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Loyd Daniel Gilman Grossman (born 16 September 1950) is an American-British television... more on Wikipedia
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    Peter R. Orszag is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    Age51

    BirthplaceEastern United States, Boston, Area code 617, New England, United States of America

    Peter Richard Orszag (born December 16, 1968) is an American banker and economist. He is the... more on Wikipedia
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    Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    AgeDec. at 29 (1915-1944)

    BirthplaceBrookline, Massachusetts

    Joseph Patrick Kennedy Jr. (July 25, 1915 – August 12, 1944) was a United States Navy... more on Wikipedia
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    Ramsay MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    Ramsay MacDonald

    Politician, Journalist

    AgeDec. at 71 (1866-1937)

    BirthplaceLossiemouth, United Kingdom

    James Ramsay MacDonald (né James McDonald Ramsay; 12 October 1866 – 9 November 1937) was a... more on Wikipedia
  • 24
    Robert Rubin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    Robert Rubin

    Businessperson, Politician

    Age82

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Robert Edward Rubin (born August 29, 1938) is an American lawyer, former cabinet member, and... more on Wikipedia
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    Edith Abbott is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

    Edith Abbott

    Economist, Writer

    AgeDec. at 81 (1876-1957)

    BirthplaceGrand Island, Nebraska

    Edith Abbott (September 26, 1876 – July 28, 1957) was an American economist, social worker,... more on Wikipedia
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