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List Rules People on this list must have gone to University of the Witwatersrand and be of some renown.

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

The list you're viewing is made up of different graduates like Nelson Mandela and Nadine Gordimer.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of the Witwatersrand?” and “Which celebrities are University of the Witwatersrand alumni?”

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Nelson Mandela is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Nelson Mandela Statesman, Politician, Peace activist

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Patrick Soon-Shiong is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Patrick Soon-Shiong Businessperson, Surgeon

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Eduardo Mondlane is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Eduardo Mondlane Politician

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Ruth First is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Ruth First Politician

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Lewis Wolpert is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Lewis Wolpert Professor, Scientist, Author

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Johnny Clegg is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Johnny Clegg Musician, Singer

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Maria Ramos is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Maria Ramos Businessperson

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Meyer Feldberg is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Meyer Feldberg Businessperson, Educator

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Janet Suzman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Janet Suzman Television director, Theatre Director, Actor

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Chick Henderson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Chick Henderson Journalist, Footballer, Sports commentator

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Seymour Papert is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Seymour Papert Mathematician, Professor, Computer scientist

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Sydney Brenner is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Sydney Brenner Scientist

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Winfried Bischoff is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Winfried Bischoff Businessperson, Banker

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Peter Sarnak is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Peter Sarnak Mathematician, Professor

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Winnie Madikizela-Mandela is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela Politician, Social Worker

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Aaron Klug is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Aaron Klug Physicist, Chemist, Scientist

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Jani Allan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Jani Allan Commentator, Journalist, Presenter

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Nadine Gordimer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Nadine Gordimer Novelist, Author, Writer

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Tingye Li is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Tingye Li Physicist, Scientist, Engineer

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Teresa Heinz is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Teresa Heinz Businessperson, Philanthropist

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Harry Schwarz is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Harry Schwarz Statesman, Politician, Diplomat

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David King is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
David King Chemist

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Selig Percy Amoils is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Selig Percy Amoils Ophthalmologist

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Phillip V. Tobias is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Phillip V. Tobias Paleoanthropologist

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Helen Suzman is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Helen Suzman Politician

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William Kentridge is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni

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Helen Zille is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Helen Zille Politician, Journalist

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Malcolm McCulloch is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Malcolm McCulloch

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Joe Slovo is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Joe Slovo Politician

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Roy Hart is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Roy Hart Actor, Singer

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Gavin Hood is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Gavin Hood Television producer, Screenwriter, Actor

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Oliver Tambo is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Oliver Tambo Politician

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Kevin Volans is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Kevin Volans Composer

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Denise Scott Brown is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Denise Scott Brown Architect

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Thabo Makgoba is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Thabo Makgoba

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Max Gluckman is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Max Gluckman Scientist

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Steven Hofmeyr is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Steven Hofmeyr

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Aziz Pahad is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Aziz Pahad Politician

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Lee Rogers Berger is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Lee Rogers Berger Professor

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Richard Goldstone is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Richard Goldstone Judge, Jurist

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Rory Byrne is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Rory Byrne Designer

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Ian T. Lowitt is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni

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Ashley Callie is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni

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Harry Bloom is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Harry Bloom Journalist, Novelist, Political Activist

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Danie G. Krige is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Danie G. Krige Geologist, Engineer

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Dan Roodt is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Dan Roodt Writer

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Ivan Glasenberg is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Ivan Glasenberg Trader, Businessperson

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Lionel Bryer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Lionel Bryer

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Saul Teukolsky is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Saul Teukolsky Physicist

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Dennis Brutus is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous University Of The Witwatersrand Alumni
Dennis Brutus Poet, Professor