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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Wellington College, Berkshire and be of some renown.

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

List ranges from Christopher Lee to George Orwell and more.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Wellington College, Berkshire?” and “Which celebrities are Wellington College, Berkshire alumni?”
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Will Young is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Singer-songwriter, Actor, Composer
William Robert "Will" Young is a British singer-songwriter and actor who came to prominence after winning the 2002 inaugural series of the British music contest Pop Idol, making him ...more
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Harold Nicolson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Politician, Diplomat, Novelist
Sir Harold George Nicolson KCVO CMG was an English diplomat, author, diarist and politician. He was the husband of writer Vita Sackville-West.
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Christopher Lee is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Military Officer, Film Producer, Author
Sir Christopher Frank Carandini Lee, CBE, CStJ, is an English actor, singer and author. Lee initially portrayed villains and became best known for his role as Count Dracula in a string of ...more
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George Orwell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Journalist, Novelist, Essayist
Eric Arthur Blair (25 June 1903 21 January 1950), better known by his psuedonymGeorge Orwell, was an English author. His work is marked by a profound conscientiousness of social injustice, an ...more
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Stuart Barnes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Sports commentator
Stuart Barnes is a former English rugby union footballer, and now rugby commentator for Sky Sports. Barnes played fly-half for Newport RFC, Bristol, Bath; and represented England and the British ...more
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Edward Garnier is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Barrister, Solicitor
Sir Edward Henry Garnier, QC, MP is a barrister and Conservative Party politician in the United Kingdom. A former Guardian lawyer, he is on the socially liberal wing of his party and has been ...more
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Thomas Charles Lethbridge is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Psychic, Explorer, Archaeologist
Thomas Charles Lethbridge, better known as T.C. Lethbridge, was an English archaeologist, parapsychologist, and explorer. A specialist in Anglo-Saxon archaeology, he served as Keeper of ...more
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Rory Bremner is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor
Roderick "Rory" Keith Ogilvy Bremner, FKC is a Scottish impressionist and comedian, noted for his work in political satire and impressions of British public figures. He is also known ...more
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Charles Robert Ashbee is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Graphic Designer
Charles Robert Ashbee was an English designer and entrepreneur who was a prime mover of the Arts and Crafts movement that took its craft ethic from the works of John Ruskin and its co-operative ...more
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Robert Morley is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Screenwriter, Actor, Playwright
Robert Adolph Wilton Morley, CBE was an English actor who was usually cast as a pompous English gentleman representing The Establishment, often in supporting roles. In Movie Encyclopedia, film ...more
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Sebastian Faulks is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Journalist, Novelist, Author
Sebastian Charles Faulks CBE is a British novelist, journalist, and broadcaster. He is best known for his historical novels set in France – The Girl at the Lion d'Or, Birdsong, and Charlotte ...more
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Jim Field Smith is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer
Jim Field Smith is an English film and television director, writer and producer.
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Peter Gwynn-Jones is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Peter Gwynn-Jones
Sir Peter Llewellyn Gwynn-Jones, KCVO was a long-serving Officer of Arms at the College of Arms in London. He was Garter Principal King of Arms, the senior English officer of arms, from 1995 to
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John Nash is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
John Nash
John Northcote Nash CBE RA was a British painter of landscapes and stilllifes, and a woodengraver and illustrator, particularly of botanic works. He was the younger brother of Paul Nash, his ...more
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Adolphus Cambridge, 1st Marque... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Adolphus Cambridge, 1st Marquess of Cambridge, GCB, GCVO, CMG, born Prince Adolphus of Teck and later The Duke of Teck, was a member of the British Royal Family, a great-grandson of King George ...more
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Prince Maurice of Battenberg is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Prince Maurice of Battenberg
Prince Maurice of Battenberg, KCVO, was a member of the Hessian princely Battenberg family and the extended British Royal Family, the youngest grandchild of Queen Victoria. He was known as ...more
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Gavin Ewart is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Gavin Ewart Author
Gavin Buchanan Ewart was a British poet who contributed to Geoffrey Grigson's New Verse at the age of seventeen.
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James Villiers is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Character actor, Actor
James Michael Hyde Villiers was an English character actor and a familiar face on British television. He was particularly memorable for his plummy voice and ripe articulation. Born in London and ...more
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Michael Howard is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Military Historian, Writer
Sir Michael Eliot Howard OM, CH, CBE, MC, FBA is a British military historian, formerly Chichele Professor of the History of War, Emeritus Fellow of All Souls College, Regius Professor of Modern ...more
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Crispin Blunt is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Politician, Military Officer
Crispin Jeremy Rupert Blunt is a British Conservative Party politician. He is the Member of Parliament for the Reigate constituency in Surrey, and from May 2010 to September 2012 he was the ...more
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Ronald Squire is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Actor
Ronald Launcelot Squire was an English character actor. Born in Tiverton, Devon, England, the son of an army officer, Lt.-Co. Frederick Squirl and his Irish-born wife Mary, he attended ...more
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C. R. Boxer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
C. R. Boxer Soldier, Diplomat, Historian
Charles Ralph Boxer FBA was a historian of Dutch and Portuguese maritime and colonial history. In Hong Kong he was the chief spy of the British army intelligence in the tumultuous years leading ...more
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William Vanneck, 5th Baron Hun... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
William Vanneck, 5th Baron Huntingfield
William Charles Arcedeckne Vanneck, 5th Baron Huntingfield, KCMG was a British Conservative Party politician, Governor of Victoria and Administrator of Australia.
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James Bernard is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Film Score Composer
James Michael Bernard was a British film composer, particularly associated with horror films produced by Hammer Film Productions. Starting with The Quatermass Xperiment, he scored such classic ...more
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James Haskell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Wellington College, Berkshire Alumni
Rugby Player
James Haskell is an English rugby union player who currently plays for and captains London Wasps in the Aviva Premiership and internationally for England.