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List of famous people who majored in jurisprudence, including photos when available. This list of famous jurisprudence majors is ordered loosely by relevance, meaning the most well-known people are at the top. This list includes popular actors, musicians, athletes and more that majored or minored in jurisprudence. You can find various bits of information below, such as what year the person was born and what their profession is. If you're looking for a particular celebrity who majored in jurisprudence you can use the "search" bar to find a specific name.

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This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities were jurisprudence majors?" and "Which famous people studied jurisprudence?"
Tony Blair is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People who Majored in Jurisprudence
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Anthony Charles Lynton Blair is a British Labour Party politician who served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1997 to 2007. He now runs a consultancy business and performs charitable work. Blair was the Member of Parliament for Sedgefield from 1983 to 2007 and Leader of the Labour Party from 1994 to 2007. Blair led Labour to a landslide victory in the 1997 general election, winning 418 seats, the most the party has ever held. The party went on to win two more elections under his leadership: in 2001, in which it won another landslide victory, and in 2005, with a reduced majority. Blair was elected Labour Party leader in the leadership election of July 1994, following the ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 64

Birthplace: Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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Penny Wong is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People who Majored in Jurisprudence
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Penelope Ying-Yen "Penny" Wong is an Australian politician who has represented South Australia in the Senate since 2002, and is the current Leader of the Opposition in the Senate. Wong is a member of the Labor Party and was a member of the Federal Cabinet in both the Gillard Government and the first and second Rudd governments. Born in Malaysia to an Australian mother and Malaysian father, Wong was educated at Scotch College in Adelaide, and then attended the University of Adelaide, graduating with Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws degrees. Prior to entering Federal parliament, Wong worked as a lawyer and political advisor. Wong is the first Asian-born member of an Australian cabinet, ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 49

Birthplace: Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia

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John L. Thornton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People who Majored in Jurisprudence
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Mr. Thornton retired in 2003 as president and co-chief operating officer of the Goldman Sachs Group and as a member of that firm's board of directors. He is a professor and director of global leadership at Tsinghua University in Beijing. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 64

Birthplace: United States of America

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David Matas is the senior legal counsel of B'nai Brith Canada. He has maintained a private practice in refugee, immigration and human rights law since 1979. He has published various books and manuscripts and currently resides in Winnipeg. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 74

Birthplace: Winnipeg, Canada

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