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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Peterhouse, Cambridge and be of some renown.

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

A list made up of graduates like James Mason and Sam Mendes.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Peterhouse, Cambridge?” and “Which celebrities are Peterhouse, Cambridge alumni?”

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Sam Mendes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Sam Mendes Television director, Theatre Director, Television producer

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James Mason is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
James Mason Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor

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Colin Greenwood is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Colin Greenwood Bassist, Musician, Composer

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Hugh Latimer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni

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William Brewster is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
William Brewster Pilgrims, Settler, Preacher

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Edward Routh is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Edward Routh Mathematician

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Frank Whittle is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Frank Whittle Aerospace Engineer, Engineer

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Richard Eyre is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Richard Eyre Television director, Theatre Director, Television producer

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Ray Wijewardene is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Ray Wijewardene Farmer, Engineer

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James Clerk Maxwell is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
James Clerk Maxwell Mathematician, Physicist, Engineer

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Niall Ferguson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Niall Ferguson Historian, Professor, Author

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David Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
David Mitchell Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor

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Charles Babbage is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Charles Babbage Mathematician, Inventor, Philosopher

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Henry Cavendish is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Henry Cavendish Physicist, Chemist

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Richard Crashaw is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Richard Crashaw Poet, Teacher

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William Thomson, 1st Baron Kel... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
William Thomson, 1st Baron Kelvin Mathematician, Physicist, Scientist

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James Dewar is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
James Dewar Physicist, Chemist

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Michael Howard is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Michael Howard Politician, Barrister, Lawyer

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Christopher Heydon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Christopher Heydon Astrologer, Writer

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Michael Portillo is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Michael Portillo Politician, Journalist

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Robert Mond is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Robert Mond Chemist, Scientist, Archaeologist

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Augustus FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni

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Thomas Gray is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Thomas Gray Poet, Historian

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J. E. Casely Hayford is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
J. E. Casely Hayford Politician, Writer

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Max Perutz is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Max Perutz Crystallography, Physicist, Scientist

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Aaron Klug is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Aaron Klug Physicist, Chemist, Scientist

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Nicholas Stern is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Nicholas Stern Professor, Economist, Civil servant

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George Chrystal is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
George Chrystal Mathematician

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Peter Guthrie Tait is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Peter Guthrie Tait Mathematician, Physicist

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Christopher Cockerell is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Christopher Cockerell Inventor, Engineer

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Richard Baker is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Richard Baker Journalist, Presenter

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Archer John Porter Martin is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni

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Nigel Balchin is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Nigel Balchin Novelist, Psychologist, Screenwriter

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Edward Law, 1st Baron Ellenbor... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Edward Law, 1st Baron Ellenborough Judge

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George Tierney is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
George Tierney

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Conrad Swan is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Conrad Swan

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Syed Mohammad Hadi is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni

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Klaus Roth is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Klaus Roth Mathematician

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Colin Tudge is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Colin Tudge Science writer

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Roger Deakin is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Roger Deakin Writer

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Grahame Clark is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni

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Ed Smith is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Ed Smith Journalist, Cricketer, Writer

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Tan Tarn How is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Tan Tarn How Playwright

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Thomas Campion is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Thomas Campion Physician

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John Penry is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
John Penry

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Thomas Carter is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Thomas Carter

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Christopher Meyer is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
Christopher Meyer

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R. P. Keigwin is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni
R. P. Keigwin

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Brian Walton is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni

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Peter Thurnham is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Peterhouse, Cambridge Alumni