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Famous Loughborough University Alumni

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List RulesPeople on this list must have gone to Loughborough University and be of some renown.

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

List includes Paula Radcliffe, Diane Farr, more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Loughborough University?” and “Which celebrities are Loughborough University alumni?”
  • Diane Farr1

    Diane Farr

    Film Producer, Screenwriter


    BirthplaceManhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America

    Diane Farr (born September 7, 1969) is an American actress, producer, and writer. She is known... more on Wikipedia

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  • Tony Benn2

    Tony Benn

    Diarist, Politician

    AgeDec. at 89 (1925-2014)

    BirthplaceMarylebone, London, United Kingdom

    Anthony Neil Wedgwood Benn (3 April 1925 – 14 March 2014) was a British politician, writer,... more on Wikipedia
  • Monty Panesar3

    Monty Panesar



    BirthplaceLuton, United Kingdom

    Mudhsuden Singh Panesar (born 25 April 1982), known as Monty Panesar, is an English... more on Wikipedia
  • Steve Matchett4

    Steve Matchett

    Editor, Author



    Steve Matchett (born 23 December 1962 in England) is a commentator for American TV network Fox... more on Wikipedia
  • Derek Abbott5

    Derek Abbott

    Physicist, Electrical engineer


    BirthplaceSouth Kensington, London, United Kingdom

    Derek Abbott (born 3 May 1960, in South Kensington, London, UK) is a physicist and electronic... more on Wikipedia
  • Gerald Davies6

    Gerald Davies

    Journalist, Rugby Player


    BirthplaceLlansaint, United Kingdom

    Thomas Gerald Reames Davies CBE DL (born 7 February 1945 in Llansaint) is a Welsh former rugby... more on Wikipedia
  • Daniel Bennett7

    Daniel Bennett



    BirthplaceGreat Yarmouth, United Kingdom

    Daniel Mark Bennett (born 7 January 1978) is a professional footballer who plays for the... more on Wikipedia
  • Sebastian Coe8

    Sebastian Coe

    Politician, Athlete


    BirthplaceHammersmith, London, United Kingdom

    Sebastian Newbold Coe, Baron Coe, (born 29 September 1956), often referred to as Seb Coe or... more on Wikipedia
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    Colin Ronald Michael Atkinson (23 July 1931 – 25 June 1991) was an English first-class... more on Wikipedia
  • Caitlin McClatchey10


    BirthplacePortsmouth, United Kingdom

    Caitlin McClatchey (born 28 November 1985) is a British former swimmer. Representing Scotland,... more on Wikipedia
  • Lisa Dobriskey11

    Lisa Dobriskey

    Businessperson, Track and field athlete


    BirthplaceAshford, United Kingdom

    Lisa Jane Dobriskey (born 23 December 1983 in Ashford, Kent) is an English middle distance... more on Wikipedia
  • Sunil Abeyesundere12


    BirthplaceColombo, Sri Lanka

    Dr. Sunil Abeyesundere BSc(Hons), MSc, PhD, CEng, PE, is a Computer & Electronics Specialist...
  • Philip Serrell13

    Philip Serrell

    Writer, Presenter


    BirthplaceWorcester, United Kingdom

    Philip Martyn Serrell (born 27 March 1954) is an English auctioneer, antiques expert and... more on Wikipedia
  • Bob Wilson14


    BirthplaceChesterfield, United Kingdom

    Robert Primrose Wilson, OBE (born 30 October 1941) is a former Scotland international football... more on Wikipedia
  • Bridget Riley15


    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Bridget Louise Riley (born 24 April 1931) is an English painter who is one of the foremost... more on Wikipedia
  • Paula Radcliffe16

    Paula Radcliffe

    Track and field athlete


    BirthplaceDavenham, United Kingdom

    Paula Jane Radcliffe, MBE (born 17 December 1973) is a British long-distance runner. She is a... more on Wikipedia
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    Chrisanthi Avgerou

    Computer scientist



    Chrisanthi Avgerou (Greek: Χρυσάνθη Αυγέρου; born 1954) is a Greek-born British scholar in the... more on Wikipedia
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    BirthplaceLondon Borough of Enfield, London, United Kingdom

    Sarah Price may refer to: Sarah Price (swimmer) (born 1979), English backstroke swimmer Sarah... more on Wikipedia
  • Jodie Swallow19

    Jodie Swallow



    BirthplaceLoughborough, United Kingdom

    Jodie Swallow (born 23 June 1981) is a British triathlete from Brentwood, Essex. She is the... more on Wikipedia
  • 20

    Eric Moon



    BirthplaceYeovil, United Kingdom

    Eric Edward Moon (March 6, 1923 – July 31, 2016) was a librarian and editor who had a shaping... more on Wikipedia
  • Adrian Bailey21

    Adrian Bailey



    BirthplaceSalisbury, United Kingdom

    Adrian Edward Bailey (born 11 December 1945) is a British Labour Co-operative politician, who... more on Wikipedia
  • Tobias Ellwood22

    Tobias Ellwood



    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Tobias Martin Ellwood (born 12 August 1966) is a British Conservative Party politician and... more on Wikipedia
  • Jeanette Kwakye23
    Jeanette Boahemaa Kwakye (pronounced kwah-chee) is a retired British sprinter.
  • Chris Benham24

    Chris Benham

    Christopher Charles Benham (born 24 March 1983) is an English cricketer. Benham is a... more on Wikipedia
  • Chris Read25

    Chris Read

    Christopher Mark Wells Read (born 10 August 1978) is a former English cricketer who was the... more on Wikipedia