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

The list you're viewing is made up of graduates like Tilda Swinton and Claudia Winkleman.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Murray Edwards College?” and “Which celebrities are Murray Edwards College alumni?”
Tilda Swinton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Murray Edwards College Alumni
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Katherine Mathilda "Tilda" Swinton of Kimmerghame is a British actress and fashion muse known for both arthouse and mainstream films. She has appeared in several films, including Burn After Reading, The Beach and The Chronicles of Narnia, and was nominated for a Golden Globe for her lead performances in The Deep End and We Need to Talk About Kevin. In 2007 she won both the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress and the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her performance as lawyer Karen Crowder in Michael Clayton. ...more

Age: 57

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

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Sue Perkins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Murray Edwards College Alumni
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Susan Elizabeth "Sue" Perkins is an English comedienne, broadcaster, actress and writer, born in East Dulwich, London, England. Originally coming to prominence through her comedy partnership with Mel Giedroyc in Mel and Sue, she has since become best known as a radio broadcaster and TV presenter, notably of The Great British Bake Off. Perkins was ranked 6th in the Independent on Sunday '​s 2014 Rainbow List and has been included in the list every year since 2008. ...more

Age: 48

Birthplace: East Dulwich, London, United Kingdom

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Haleh Afshar, Baroness Afshar OBE FAcSS is a British professor and a life peer in the House of Lords. She is a prominent Muslim feminist, and characterises herself as a Socialist and a Shi'a Muslim. Her background is in equal opportunities in Britain, and before that, land reform and development in Iran, where she grew up, and journalism in both countries. ...more

Age: 73

Birthplace: Tehran, Iran

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Claudia Winkleman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Murray Edwards College Alumni
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Claudia Anne Winkleman is a television presenter, film critic, radio personality and journalist, best known for her current work with the BBC. Since 2010 she has co-presented Strictly Come Dancing's main results show on Sunday nights with Tess Daly on BBC One and since 2014 has been a main co-host alongside Daly on the Saturday night live shows, due to the departure of Sir Bruce Forsyth. Between 2004 and 2010, Winkleman presented Strictly Come Dancing: It Takes Two daily on BBC Two. She was replaced in 2011 by Zoë Ball. Winkleman is also the presenter of the Film programme on the BBC Two, where she replaced Jonathan Ross after his move to ITV in 2010. She was the co-presenter of Let's Dance ...more

Age: 46

Birthplace: England, London

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