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List Rules People 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
Politician, Military Officer, Author John Fitzgerald Kennedy (May 29, 1917 – November 22, 1963), also referred to as John F. Kennedy, JFK, John Kennedy or Jack Kennedy, was the 35th President of the United States. He served from ...more

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Mick Jagger is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Film Score Composer, Record producer, Songwriter Sir Michael Philip Jagger, better known as Mick Jagger, is an English singer, songwriter and one time actor, best known as the lead singer and a founder member of The Rolling Stones. Jagger's ...more

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George Soros is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Analyst, Business magnate, Trader George Soros is a Hungarian-born American business magnate, investor, and philanthropist. He is the chairman of Soros Fund Management. He is known as "The Man Who Broke the Bank of ...more

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David Rockefeller is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Statesman, Businessperson, Banker David Rockefeller is an American banker and philanthropist who served as chairman and chief executive of Chase Manhattan Corporation. He is the oldest living member of the Rockefeller family and ...more

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B. R. Ambedkar is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Anthropologist, Politician, Historian Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar, popularly known as Babasaheb, was an Indian jurist, economist, politician and social reformer who inspired the Modern Buddhist Movement and campaigned against social ...more

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Jim McGreevey is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Politician James Edward "Jim" McGreevey is an American seminarian, politician and member of the Democratic Party from the state of New Jersey. He served in the New Jersey General Assembly from ...more

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Svend Robinson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Politician, Lawyer Svend Robinson is a Canadian former politician. He was a Member of Parliament in the Canadian House of Commons from 1979 to 2004, representing the suburban Vancouver-area constituency of Burnaby ...more

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Daniel Patrick Moynihan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Sociologist, Politician Daniel Patrick Moynihan was an American politician and sociologist. A member of the Democratic Party, he was first elected to the United States Senate for New York in 1976, and was re-elected ...more

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Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Activist, Author, Writer Robert Francis Kennedy, Jr., is an American radio host, environmental activist, author and attorney specializing in environmental law. He is a son of Robert Francis "Bobby" Kennedy, ...more

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Elettra Rossellini Wiedemann is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Fashion Model, Actor Elettra Rossellini Wiedemann is an American fashion model, and socialite of Italian, Swedish, French and German descent. She is the daughter of Italian actress and model Isabella Rossellini and ...more

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Paul Klebnikov is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Editor, Journalist Paul Klebnikov was an American journalist and historian of Russian history. He worked for Forbes magazine for more than 10 years and at the time of his death was chief editor of the Russian ...more

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Maurice Bishop is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Politician Maurice Rupert Bishop was a Grenadian politician and revolutionary who seized power in a coup in 1979 from Eric Gairy and served as Prime Minister of the People's Revolutionary Government of ...more

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Elliott Abrams is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Politician, Lawyer Elliott Abrams is an American diplomat, lawyer and political scientist who served in foreign policy positions for U.S. Presidents, Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush. While serving for Reagan, ...more

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Alberto Fuentes Mohr is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Politician, Economist Alberto Fuentes Mohr was a Guatemalan economist and politician, one of the founders of the Social Democratic Party. He also served as finance minister and foreign minister during the 1960s.

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David Attenborough is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Environmentalist, Television producer, Screenwriter Sir David Frederick Attenborough OM CH CVO CBE FRS FZS FSA is an English broadcaster and naturalist. He is best known for writing and presenting the nine Life series, in conjunction with the BBC ...more

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Michael Wilson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Businessperson, Politician, Diplomat Michael Holcombe Wilson, PC CC is a Canadian diplomat, politician and business leader. Born in Toronto, Ontario, Wilson attended Upper Canada College, Trinity College at the University of ...more

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Val Venis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Sean Allen Morley is a Canadian professional wrestler better known by his ring name Val Venis. He is best known for his appearances with the World Wrestling Federation/World Wrestling ...more

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Franz Leopold Neumann is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Franz Leopold Neumann was a German-Jewish left-wing political activist, Marxist theorist and labor lawyer, who became a political scientist in exile and is best known for his theoretical ...more

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Sylvanus Olympio is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Politician Sylvanus Epiphanio Olympio was a Togolese political figure who served as Prime Minister, and then President, of Togo from 1958 until his assassination in 1963. He came from the important Olympio ...more

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Loyd Grossman is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Journalist, Actor, Presenter Loyd Daniel Gilman Grossman, OBE, FSA is an American-British television presenter, gastronome and musician who has mainly worked in the United Kingdom. He is currently a judge on ITV Food series ...more

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Peter R. Orszag is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Economist Peter Richard Orszag is an American economist who is a Vice Chairman of Corporate and Investment Banking and Chairman of the Financial Strategy and Solutions Group at Citigroup. He is also a ...more

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Joseph P. Kennedy, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Pilot, Soldier Lieutenant Joseph Patrick "Joe" Kennedy, Jr. was a junior officer in the United States Navy, a Naval Aviator, and a land-based patrol bomber pilot during World War II. He was the ...more

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Ramsay MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Politician, Journalist James Ramsay MacDonald, FRS was a British statesman who was the first ever Labour Party Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, leading a Labour Government in 1924, a Labour Government from 1929 ...more

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Robert Rubin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Businessperson, Politician Robert Edward Rubin is an American economist and banking executive. He served as the 70th United States Secretary of the Treasury during the Clinton administration. Before his government ...more

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Edith Abbott is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Economist, Writer Edith Abbott was an American economist, social worker, educator, and author. Abbott was born in Grand Island, Nebraska. Her younger sister was Grace Abbott.

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Ron Moody is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Actor, Composer, Voice acting Ron Moody is a British actor, best known for his Golden Globe-winning and Oscar-nominated performance as Fagin in Oliver! and as the legendary wizard Merlin in Disney's A Kid in King Arthur's

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Jay Bregman is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

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Jyoti Basu is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Politician Jyoti Basu; or Jyotirindra Basu was an Indian politician belonging to the Communist Party of India from West Bengal, India. He served as the Chief Minister of West Bengal state from 1977 to ...more

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Monica Lewinsky is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Businessperson, Entrepreneur, Psychologist Monica Samille Lewinsky is a former White House intern with whom United States President Bill Clinton admitted to having had what he called an "inappropriate relationship" while she ...more

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Anthony Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Judge, Lawyer Anthony McLeod Kennedy is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States who was appointed by President Ronald Reagan in 1988. Since the retirement of Sandra Day O'Connor, ...more

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Janet Napolitano is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Politician, Lawyer Janet Ann Napolitano is an American politician, lawyer, and university administrator who served as Governor of Arizona from 2003 to 2009 and United States Secretary of Homeland Security from ...more

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Paul Feyerabend is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Philosopher Paul Karl Feyerabend was an Austrian-born philosopher of science best known for his work as a professor of philosophy at the University of California, Berkeley, where he worked for three ...more

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Martin Lewis is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Journalist, Entrepreneur, Author Martin Steven Lewis OBE is an English journalist, television presenter and author. He also created the website MoneySavingExpert.com Lewis markets himself as, and is often referred to in the ...more

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Kurt Kreuger is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Real estate entrepreneur, Actor Kurt Kreuger was a Swiss-reared German actor. Kreuger once was the third most requested male actor at 20th Century Fox. He starred with, among others, Ingrid Bergman and Humphrey Bogart.

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Syed Kamall is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Politician Dr Syed Salah Kamall MEP is a British academic and Conservative Party politician. Kamall was elected a Member of the European Parliament representing London in 2005, and since 2013 has been ...more

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Rhodes Boyson is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Sir Rhodes Boyson was a British educator, author and politician and Conservative Member of Parliament for Brent North. He was knighted and made a member of the Privy Council in 1987.

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Lauchlin Currie is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Economist Lauchlin Bernard Currie was a Canadian-born U.S. economist from New Dublin, Nova Scotia, Canada. Currie served as White House economic adviser to President Franklin Roosevelt during World War ...more

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Bill Hastings is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Politician, Lawyer William Kenneth Hastings was New Zealand's tenth Chief Censor, from October 1999 to July 2010. He was Chairperson of the Immigration and Protection Tribunal from July 2010 until February 2013, ...more

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Rajiv Shah is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Rajiv "Raj" Shah was the Administrator of the United States Agency for International Development USAID from January 7th, 2010 to February 19th, 2015. He was confirmed by the Senate on ...more

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Juan Manuel Santos is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Economist Juan Manuel Santos Calderón is the 32nd and current President of Colombia, in office since 2010. He was Minister of Defence from 2006 to 2009. An economist by profession and a journalist ...more

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Hameed Haroon is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni

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Dan Milisavljevic is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Dan Milisavljevic is a Canadian astronomer and postdoctoral fellow at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. Milisavljevic received his undergraduate education at McMaster University, ...more

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James Corbett is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Writer James Corbett is a Liverpool-born author and journalist, best known for his best-selling history of Everton Football Club, Everton: The School of Science and his history of the England football ...more

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Marion Phillips is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Politician Marion Phillips was a Labour Party politician and Member of Parliament in England. She was born to a family in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia in 1881. She was educated at the Presbyterian ...more

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Melissa Benn is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Melissa Benn Journalist, Writer Melissa Ann Benn is a British journalist and writer. She is the only daughter of Tony and Caroline Benn.

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Dylan Evans is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Dylan Evans Philosopher Dylan Evans is a British academic and author who has written books on emotion and the placebo effect as well as the theories of Jacques Lacan.

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Angela Mason is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Activist, Businessperson, Politician Angela Margaret Mason CBE is a British civil servant and activist, and a former director of the UK-based lesbian, gay and bisexual lobbying organisation Stonewall. She is currently the Chair of ...more

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Spencer Livermore is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Politician Spencer Livermore is a strategy and communications professional. He is currently the Labour Party's General Election Campaign Director for the 2015 general election. He is the former Director of ...more

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Nitin Desai is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Nitin Desai is an Indian economist and international civil servant. He was Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations from 1992 to 2003.

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Pierre Trudeau is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous London School Of Economics Alumni
Politician, Journalist, Professor Joseph Philippe Pierre Yves Elliott Trudeau, PC CH CC QC FSRC, usually known as Pierre Trudeau or Pierre Elliott Trudeau, was the 15th Prime Minister of Canada from April 20, 1968 to June 4, ...more