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

Alumni include Rajiv Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and many more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to The Doon School?” and “Which celebrities are The Doon School alumni?”
Rajiv Gandhi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous The Doon School Alumni
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Rajiv Ratna Gandhi was the seventh Prime Minister of India, serving from 1984 to 1989. He took office after the 1984 assassination of Prime Minister Indira Gandhi, his mother, to become the youngest Indian prime minister. A scion of the politically powerful Nehru–Gandhi family associated with the Indian National Congress party, for much of Rajiv's childhood his Maternal grandfather Jawaharlal Nehru was prime minister. For his college education, he went to Britain where he met and began dating Antonia Maino, an Italian waitress. Rajiv returned to India in 1966 and became a professional pilot for the state-owned Indian Airlines. In 1968, he married Maino—who changed her name to Sonia ...more

Age: Died at 47 (1944-1991)

Birthplace: Mumbai, India

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Tarun Tahiliani is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous The Doon School Alumni
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Tarun Tahiliani is a noted Indian fashion designer. With his wife Sailaja 'Sal' Tahiliani, he co-founded Ensemble, India’s first multi-designer boutique in 1987, followed by Tahiliani Design studio in 1990. Based in Delhi, he is best known for his ability to infuse Indian craftsmanship and textile heritage with European tailored silhouette. His signature is to combine traditional aesthetics with modern design. Over the years, he also became known for his bridalwear. Of late, Tahiliani has taken on several projects in interior design. He has designed interiors for hotels, restaurants, resorts and homes, and has even begun to event design for Indian weddings. Tarun Tahiliani is to introduce a ...more

Birthplace: Mumbai, India

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Bunker Roy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous The Doon School Alumni
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Sanjit "Bunker" Roy is an Indian social activist and educator who founded the Barefoot College. He was selected as one of Time 100's 100 most influential personalities in 2010 for his work in educating illiterate and semi literate rural Indians. ...more

Age: 72

Birthplace: Burnpur, India

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Abhinav Bindra is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous The Doon School Alumni
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Abhinav Singh Bindra is an Indian shooter and is a World and Olympic champion in the 10 m Air Rifle event. By winning the gold in the 10 m Air Rifle event at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, he became the first Indian to win an individual gold medal at the Olympic Games. It was also India's first gold medal since 1980, when the Men's Field Hockey Team won the gold. He is the first and only Indian to have held both the World and Olympic titles at the same time, a feat he accomplished by capturing the Gold Medal at the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, after having won the gold at the 2006 ISSF World Shooting Championships. Abhinav won Gold Medal in 2014 Commonwealth Games at Glasgow. In 2014, ...more

Age: 35

Birthplace: Dehradun, India

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