A. E. Housman Alfred Edward Housman (26 March 1859 – 30 April 1936), usually known as A. E. Housman, was an English classical scholar and poet, best known to the general public for his cycle of poems ...
A. S. F. Gow Andrew Sydenham Farrar Gow (27 August 1886 – 2 February 1978) was a classical scholar at Cambridge University specialising in poetry.
A.S. Douglas Professor Alexander "Sandy" Shafto Douglas CBE (21 May 1921 – 29 April 2010) was a British professor of computer science, credited with creating the first graphical Computer game OXO (also known...
Abhishek Singhvi Abhishek Manu Singhvi (born 24 February 1959) is an Indian politician belonging to Indian National Congress party, he is also a Member of the Parliament of India representing Rajasthan in the Ra...
Abram Samoilovitch Besicovitch Abram Samoilovitch Besicovitch (or Besikovitch) (Абра́м Само́йлович Безико́вич; 24 January 1891 – 2 November 1970) was a Russian mathematician, who worked mainly in England.
Anne Barton Anne Barton (previously Righter, born BarbaraAnn Roesen; 9 May 1933 − 11 November 2013) was a renowned American-English scholar and Shakespearean critic.
Anthony Blunt Anthony Frederick Blunt (26 September 1907 – 26 March 1983), known as Sir Anthony Blunt, KCVO from 1956 to 1979, when he was stripped of his honours, was a British art historian who was ex...
Archibald Smith Archibald Smith FRS FRSE (10 August 1813, Greenhead, Glasgow – 26 December 1872, London) was a Scottish mathematician and lawyer.
Arthur Cayley Arthur Cayley F.R.S. (16 August 1821 – 26 January 1895) was a British mathematician.
Arthur Eddington Sir Arthur Stanley Eddington, OM, FRS (28 December 1882 – 22 November 1944) was a British astronomer, physicist, and mathematician of the early 20th century who did his greatest work in ast...
Arthur James Mason Arthur James Mason DD (4 May 1851 – 24 April 1928) was an English clergyman, theologian and classical scholar.
Arthur Lehman Goodhart Arthur Lehman Goodhart, KBE, KC (1 March 1891, New York City – 10 November 1978, Oxford) was an American-born British academic jurist and lawyer; he was professor of jurisprudence, University of...
Arthur Woollgar Verrall Arthur Woollgar Verrall (5 February 1851, Brighton – 18 June 1912, Cambridge) was a British classics scholar associated with Trinity College, Cambridge, and the first occupant of the King Edward...
Brian Josephson Brian David Josephson, FRS (born 4 January 1940; Cardiff, Wales) is a Welsh physicist.
Béla Bollobás Béla Bollobás FRS (born 3 August 1943) is a Hungarian-born British mathematician who has worked in various areas of mathematics, including functional analysis, combinatorics, graph theory, and p...
Charles Blomfield Charles James Blomfield (29 May 1786 – 5 August 1857) was a British divine, and a Church of England bishop for 32 years.
Charles Fotherby Charles Fotherby (ca. 1549 – 1619) was a Church of England clergyman who became Dean of Canterbury Cathedral (1615–1619).
Charles Oatley Sir Charles William Oatley OBE, FRS FREng (1904–1996) was Professor of Electrical Engineering, University of Cambridge, 1960–1971, and developer of one of the first commercial scanning electron ...
Charles Schreiber Charles Schreiber (10 May 1826 – 31 March 1884) was an English academic, fine arts collector and Conservative Party politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1865 and 1884.
Charles Smith Bird Charles Smith Bird (1795–1862) was an English academic, cleric and tutor, known as a theological author and writer of devotional verse, and described as a High Church Evangelical.
Charles Webb Le Bas Charles Webb Le Bas (26 April 1779– 25 January 1861, Brighton) was an English clergyman, fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge and principal of the East India Company College.
Charles William King Charles William King (5 September 1818 – 25 March 1888) was a British Victorian writer and collector of gems.
Christopher Grigson Christopher William Baisely "Grig" Grigson (1 December 1926 - 19 February 2001) was a British naval architect and electronics engineer who is credited with the invention of scanning electron dif...
Dimitri Obolensky Sir Dimitri Obolensky FBA (St Petersburg 19 March/1 April 1918 – Burford, Oxfordshire 23 December 2001) was a Russian-born historian who settled in Britain and became Professor of Russian and Ba...
Donald Struan Robertson Donald Struan Robertson, FBA (London, 28 June 1885 – 5 October 1961, Cambridge), was a classical scholar, particularly noted for his work on Apuleius, and for 22 years the Regius Professor of Gr...
Douglas Denon Heath Douglas Denon Heath (1811–1897) was an English barrister and judge, known also as a literary editor, classical scholar and writer on physics.
Douglas Fearon Douglas Thomas "Doug" Fearon FRS FRCP FMedSci (born 16 October 1942) is an American medical immunologist, who has been since 2003 Sheila Joan Smith Professor of Immunology at the University of C...
Douglas Heath Douglas Denon Heath (1811–1897) was an English barrister and judge, known also as a literary editor, classical scholar and writer on physics.
Dunbar Isidore Heath Dunbar Isidore Heath (3 March 1816, London – 27 May 1888) was an English clergyman prosecuted for heresy in 1861.
Duncan Farquharson Gregory Duncan Farquharson Gregory (13 April 1813 – 23 February 1844), a Scottish mathematician, was the youngest son of James Gregory (1753–1821) and Isabella Macleod (1772–1847).
E. H. Carr Edward Hallett "Ted" Carr CBE (28 June 1892 – 3 November 1982) was an English historian, diplomat, journalist and international relations theorist, and an opponent of empiricism with...
Edmund Cosyn Edmund Cosyn (Cosin) (dates uncertain) was an English Catholic academic and Vice-Chancellor of Cambridge University of the middle sixteenth century.
Edmund Gosse Sir Edmund William Gosse CB (21 September 184916 May 1928) was an English poet, author and critic; the son of Philip Henry Gosse and Emily Bowes.
Edmund Gurney Edmund Gurney (23 March 1847 – 23 June 1888) was an English psychologist and psychic researcher.
Edmund Law Lushington Edmund Law Lushington (10 January 1811 – 13 July 1893) was a classical scholar, a Professor of Greek, and Rector of the University of Glasgow.
Edward Arthur Milne Edward Arthur Milne FRS (14 February 1896 – 21 September 1950) was a British astrophysicist and mathematician.
Edward Howes Edward Howes DL (7 July 1813 – 26 March 1871) was an English Conservative Party politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1859 to 1871.
Edward Meredith Cope Edward Meredith Cope (28 July 1818 – 15 August 1873), English classical scholar, was born in Birmingham.
Edward Pelling Edward Pelling (baptised 1640 – died 1718) was an English cleric and academic, a significant author in the first generation of High churchmen.
Eric Harold Neville Eric Harold Neville, known as E. H. Neville (January 1, 1889 London, England – August 22, 1961 Reading, Berkshire, England) was an English mathematician.
Ernest Barnes Ernest William Barnes FRS (1 April 1874 – 29 November 1953) was an English mathematician and scientist who later became a theologian and bishop.
F. M. Cornford Francis Macdonald Cornford, FBA (27 February 1874 – 3 January 1943) was an English classical scholar and poet; because of the similarity of his Christian name and his wife's, he was known ...
Fenton John Anthony Hort Fenton John Anthony Hort (23 April 1828 – 30 November 1892) was an Irish theologian and editor, with Brooke Westcott of a critical edition of The New Testament in the Original Greek.
Francis Henry Blackburne Daniell Francis Henry Blackburne Daniell (1845–1921) was an Anglo-Irish barrister and historian, known for his work on the Calendar of State Papers.
Francis William Aston Francis William Aston FRS (1 September 1877 – 20 November 1945) was a British chemist and physicist who won the 1922 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his discovery, by means of his ...
Frank Adams John Frank Adams FRS (November 5, 1930 – January 7, 1989) was a British mathematician, one of the founders of homotopy theory.
Frederick Gowland Hopkins Sir Frederick Gowland Hopkins OM FRS (20 June 1861 – 16 May 1947) was an English biochemist who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1929, with Christiaan Eijkman, for the di...
G. E. Moore George Edward "G. E." Moore OM, FBA (4 November 1873 – 24 October 1958) was an English philosopher.
G. H. Hardy Godfrey Harold "G. H." Hardy FRS (7 February 1877 – 1 December 1947) was an English mathematician, known for his achievements in number theory and mathematical analysis.
G. I. Taylor Sir Geoffrey Ingram Taylor OM (7 March 1886 – 27 June 1975) was a physicist, mathematician and expert on fluid dynamics and wave theory.
Gary Gibbons Gary William Gibbons FRS (born 1 July 1946) is a British theoretical physicist.
Geoffrey Ingram Taylor Sir Geoffrey Ingram Taylor OM was a British physicist, mathematician and expert on fluid dynamics and wave theory.
George Atwood George Atwood (October 1745, London – 11 July 1807, London) was an English mathematician who invented a machine for illustrating the effects of Newton's first law of motion.
George Biddell Airy Sir George Biddell Airy, KCB, PRS (27 July 1801 – 2 January 1892) was an English mathematician and astronomer, Astronomer Royal from 1835 to 1881.
George Blenkin George Wilfrid Blenkin was Dean of St Albans from 1914 until his death in 1924.
George Burden George Burden (died 1593) of Westminster, was an English politician.
George Darwin Sir George Howard Darwin KCB FRS (9 July 1845 – 7 December 1912) was an English astronomer and mathematician.
George Denman The Honourable George Denman PC, QC (23 December 1819 – 21 September 1896) was an English rower, barrister, Liberal politician and High Court judge.
George Norman Clark Sir George Norman Clark (27 February 1890 – 6 February 1979) was a 20th-century English historian.
George Pryme George Pryme (4 April 1781 – 2 December 1868) was a British economist, academic and politician.
George Stepney George Stepney (1663 – 15 September 1707) was an English poet and diplomat.
George Waddington George Waddington (7 September 1793, Tuxford, Nottinghamshire – 20 July 1869, Durham) was an English clergyman, traveller and church historian.
George Wilfrid Blenkin The Very Rev George Wilfrid Blenkin DD was Dean of St Albans from 1914 until his death in 1924.
Gerd Sommerhoff Gerd Walter Christian Sommerhoff OBE (born Wiesbaden, Germany 13 February 1915, died Cambridge, England 28 April 2002) was a pioneer of theoretical neuroscience and a noted humanist.
Gilbert Austin Davies Gilbert Austin Davies (born in London, 15 September 1868, died 26 July 1948) was an English classical scholar.
Glen Rangwala Glen Rangwala is a University Lecturer and fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge University in England.
Greg Winter Sir Gregory Paul "Greg" Winter, CBE, FRS, FMedSci (born 14 April 1951) is a British biochemist, a pioneer of therapeutic monoclonal antibodies.
Gregory Winter Sir Gregory Paul Winter, CBE, FRS, is a British biochemist, and a Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge.
Grey Cooper Grey Cooper (c. 1726 – 30 July 1801) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1765 and 1790 and was Secretary to the Treasury under various administrations.
Hans Heilbronn Hans Arnold Heilbronn FRS (8 October 1908 – 28 April 1975) was a mathematician.
Harold Davenport Harold Davenport FRS (30 October 1907 – 9 June 1969) was an English mathematician, known for his extensive work in number theory.
Harry Goodhart Harry Chester Goodhart (17 July 1858 – 21 April 1895) was an English amateur footballer who played as a forward in four FA Cup Finals for Old Etonians, before going on to become Professor of Hum...
Henry Alford Henry Alford (7 October 1810 – 12 January 1871) was an English churchman, theologian, textual critic, scholar, poet, hymnodist, and writer.
Henry Bayley Henry Vincent Bayley (1777–1844) was an English clergyman.
Henry Coddington Henry Coddington (1798/9, Oldbridge, County Meath — 3 March 1845, Rome) was an English natural philosopher, fellow and tutor of Trinity College, Cambridge and Church of England clergyman.
Henry William Rawson Wade Sir William Wade LL.D. QC FBA was a British academic lawyer, best known for his work on the law of real property and administrative law.
Hermann Bondi Sir Hermann Bondi, KCB, FRS (1 November 1919 – 10 September 2005) was an Anglo-Austrian mathematician and cosmologist.
Horace Barlow Horace Basil Barlow FRS (born 8 December 1921) is a British visual neuroscientist.
Horace Lamb Sir Horace Lamb FRS (27 November 1849 – 4 December 1934) was a British applied mathematician and author of several influential texts on classical physics, among them Hydrodynamics (1895) and...
Hugh Blackburn Bailie Hugh Blackburn (2 July 1823, Craigflower, Torryburn, Fife – 9 October 1909, Roshven, Inverness-shire) was a Scottish mathematician.
Hugh Gray (theologian) Hugh Gray (died 1604) was an English churchman and academic, and the second Gresham Professor of Divinity.
Hugh Newall Hugh Frank Newall FRS (21 June 1857 – 22 Feb.
Huw Price Huw Price (born 17 May 1953, Oxford, England) is an Australian philosopher, currently the Bertrand Russell Professor in the Faculty of Philosophy, Cambridge, and a Fellow of Trinity College, Ca...
Ian Glynn Ian Michael Glynn FRS FRCP is a British biologist and a Fellow of the Royal Society.
Imre Leader Imre Bennett Leader is a British mathematician and Othello player.
Isaac Newton Sir Isaac Newton (25 December 164220 March 1727) was an English physicist and mathematician who is widely regarded as one of the most influential scientists of all time and as...
J. B. S. Haldane John Burdon Sanderson Haldane FRS (5 November 1892 – 1 December 1964), known as Jack (but who used 'J. B. S.' in his printed works), was a British-born naturalised Indian scientist.
J. M. E. McTaggart John McTaggart (3 September 1866 – 18 January 1925) was an idealist metaphysician.
J. W. S. Cassels John William Scott Cassels (also known as "Ian Cassels"), FRS (born 11 July 1922 in Durham) is a leading English mathematician.
James Challis James Challis FRS (12 December 1803 – 3 December 1882) was an English clergyman, physicist and astronomer.
James Duff Duff James Duff Duff (20 November 1860 – 25 April 1940), known as J. D. Duff, was an English translator and classical scholar best known for his edition of Juvenal.
James Duport James Duport (1606, Cambridge – 17 July 1679, Peterborough) was an English classical scholar.
James George Frazer Sir James George Frazer (1 January 1854 – 7 May 1941), was a Scottish social anthropologist influential in the early stages of the modern studies of mythology and comparative religion.
James Jurin James Jurin FRS MA FRCP MD (baptised 15 December 1684 – 29 March 1750) was an English scientist and physician, particularly remembered for his early work in capillary action and in the epidemiol...
James Lighthill Sir Michael James Lighthill, FRS (23 January 1924 – 17 July 1998) was a British applied mathematician, known for his pioneering work in the field of aeroacoustics.
James Mirrlees Sir James Alexander Mirrlees (born 5 July 1936) is a Scottish economist and winner of the 1996 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences.
James Whitbread Lee Glaisher James Whitbread Lee Glaisher FRS FRAS (5 November 1848, Lewisham – 7 December 1928, Cambridge), son of James Glaisher, the meteorologist, was a prolific English mathematician and astronomer.
James Wigram Sir James Wigram (1793–1866) was an English barrister, politician and judge.
Jeremy Butterfield Jeremy John Nicholas Butterfield FBA is a philosopher at the University of Cambridge, noted particularly for his work on philosophical aspects of quantum theory, relativity theory and classical ...
John Andrew Gallagher John "Jack" Andrew Gallagher, FBA (1 April 19195 March 1980) was a distinguished historian of the British Empire who between 1963 and 1970 held the Beit Professorship of Commonwealth History at ...
John Baret John Baret or Barrett (died 1580), was an English lexicographer during the Elizabethan era, and was responsible for publishing a dictionary of English, Latin, Greek and French called 'An A...
John Baynes John Baynes (1758–1787) was an English lawyer and miscellaneous writer.
John Bell (barrister) John Bell (23 October 1764 – 6 February 1836) was an English barrister and equity lawyer.
John Bradfield (scientist) John Bradfield is a British biologist and entrepreneur, most famous for his role as the founder of Cambridge Science Park, the first Science Park in Europe.
John Burnaby The Rev. John Burnaby (28 July 1891 - 6 March 1978) was an Anglican clergyman and Regius Professor of Divinity at Cambridge University; he was married to Dorothy Helen Burnaby, née Lock, the si...
John Byrom John Byrom or John Byrom of Kersal or John Byrom of Manchester FRS (29 February 1692 – 26 September 1763) was an English poet, the inventor of a revolutionary system of shorthand and...
John Colbatch John Colbatch (1664–1748) was an English churchman and academic, professor of moral philosophy at Cambridge.
John Dee John Dee (13 July 1527 – 1608 or 1609) was a mathematician, astronomer, astrologer, occultist, navigator, imperialist and consultant to Queen Elizabeth I of Welsh origin.
John Eatwell, Baron Eatwell John Leonard Eatwell, Baron Eatwell (born 2 February 1945) is a British economist and the current President of Queens' College, Cambridge, where he was a student (1964–1967).
John Edensor Littlewood John Edensor Littlewood (9 June 1885 – 6 September 1977) was a British mathematician, best known for the results achieved in collaboration with G. H. Hardy.
John Ehrman John Patrick William Ehrman FBA (17 March 1920 – 15 June 2011) was a British historian, most notable for his three-volume biography of William Pitt the Younger.
John Elliott (historian) Sir John Huxtable Elliott, FBA (born 23 June 1930), who normally publishes as J. H. Elliott, is an eminent historian, Regius Professor Emeritus in the University of Oxford and Honorary Fel...
John Frank Davidson John Frank Davidson FRS, FREng, FIChemE (born 7 February 1926) is a British chemical engineer and former Shell Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of Cambridge.
John Grote John Grote (5 May 1813, Beckenham – 21 August 1866, Trumpington, Cambridgeshire) was an English moral philosopher and Anglican clergyman.
John Hailstone John Hailstone (1759–1847), English geologist, born near London on 13 Dec.
John Hinch (mathematician) Edward John Hinch (born 4 March 1947) is a Professor of fluid dynamics at the University of Cambridge, and fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge.
John Studley John Studley (1545?-1590?) was an English academic, known as a translator of Seneca.
John Walker (scholar) John Walker (1692?–1741) was an English classical scholar, a collaborator of Richard Bentley.
John Walton Capstick John Walton Capstick OBE (31 August 1858 – 27 April 1937) was a Bursar of Trinity College, Cambridge.
John Westlake John Westlake (4 February 1828 – 14 April 1913) was an English law scholar.
John William Donaldson John William Donaldson (7 June 1811 – 10 February 1861) was an English philologist and biblical critic.
John Willis Clark John Willis Clark (1833 – 1910), sometimes J. W. Clark, was an English academic and antiquarian.
John Wisdom Arthur John Terence Dibben Wisdom (12 September 1904, Leyton, Essex9 December 1993, Cambridge), usually cited as John Wisdom, was a leading British philosopher considered to be an ordinary...
Joseph Batten The Reverend Joseph Hallett Batten DD FRS (25 August 1778, Penzance – 11 October 1837, Brighton) was principal of the East India Company College.
Joseph Francis Thrupp Joseph Francis Thrupp (1827–1867) was an English churchman and academic, known as a writer on the Psalms.
Julian Hunt, Baron Hunt of Chesterton Julian Charles Roland Hunt, Baron Hunt of Chesterton FRS (born 5 September 1941) is a British meteorologist, former Director General and Chief Executive of the UK Meteorological Office.
Julian Huppert Julian Leon Huppert (born 21 July 1978) is a Liberal Democrat politician in the United Kingdom and Member of Parliament for Cambridge since 2010.
Keith Lucas Keith Lucas FRS (8 March 1879, Greenwich – 5 October 1916, Salisbury Plain) was a British scientist who worked at Trinity College, Cambridge doing pioneering work in Neuroscience.
Keith Moffatt Henry Keith Moffatt FRS FRSE (born 1935) is a Scottish applied mathematician with principal research interests in the field of fluid dynamics.
Kenneth Berrill Sir Kenneth Berrill, GBE, KCB, (28 August 1920 – 30 April 2009) was an English economist and public servant.
Lawrence Goldman Lawrence Goldman (born 17 June 1957) is an historian and current editor of the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Leon Radzinowicz Sir Leon Radzinowicz (August 15, 1906 – December 29, 1999) FBA was an academic criminologist and the founding director of the Institute of Criminology at the University of Cambridge.
Ludwig Wittgenstein Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein (26 April 1889 – 29 April 1951) was an Austrian-British philosopher who worked primarily in logic, the philosophy of mathematics, the philosophy of mind, and the...
Luke Pebody Luke Thomas Pebody (born 1977) is a mathematician who solved the necklace problem.
Lynn Gladden Lynn Faith Gladden CBE, FRS is the Shell Professor of Chemical Engineering and was Head of the Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology at the University of Cambridge up until 1 Octo...
M.G.M. Pryor Mark Gillachrist Marlborough Pryor was a British biologist, who was Senior Tutor and Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge.
Mark Pepys Mark Brian Pepys FRS is Professor of Medicine at University College London and English Head of Medicine at the Hampstead Campus and the Royal Free Hospital.
Martin Fotherby Martin Fotherby (c.1560-1620) was an English clergyman, who became Bishop of Salisbury.
Martin J. Taylor Sir Martin John Taylor, FRS (born 18 February 1952) was professor of pure mathematics at the School of Mathematics, University of Manchester and, prior to its formation and merger, UMIST where ...
Martin Roth Professor Sir Martin Roth FRS (6 November 1917, Budapest – 26 September 2006, Cambridge) was a British psychiatrist.
Martin T. Barlow Martin Thomas Barlow FRS FRSC (born 16 June 1953 in London) is a British mathematician who is professor of mathematics at the University of British Columbia in Canada since 1992.
Matthew Carew Sir Matthew Carew (died 1618) was an English lawyer.
Nevil Maskelyne The Reverend Dr Nevil Maskelyne FRS (6 October 1732 – 9 February 1811) was the fifth English Astronomer Royal.
Nicholas Carr (professor) Nicholas Carr, M.D. (1524–1568) was an English classical scholar, regius professor of Greek at Cambridge in 1547, and a physician.
Nicholas Conyngham Tindal Sir Nicholas Conyngham Tindal (12 December 1776 – 6 July 1846) was a celebrated English lawyer who successfully defended the then Queen of the United Kingdom, Caroline of Brunswick, at her ...
Nicholas Shepherd-Barron Nicholas Ian Shepherd-Barron, born 17 March 1955, is a British mathematician working in algebraic geometry.
Nicholas Sheppard Nicholas Sheppard (or Shepherd) (died 1587) was an English churchman and academic, Master of St John's College, Cambridge and Archdeacon of Northampton.
Nicholas Thomas Nicholas W. Thomas was born in Jenkintown (now part of Philadelphia), Philadelphia County, Pa., on May 23, 1810.
Nigel Unwin Nigel Peter Nigel Tripp Unwin FRS is a British neuroscientist, Emeritus Scientist, and was Joint Head of Neurobiology Division, Laboratory of Molecular Biology from 2003 until 2008.
Norman Feather Norman Feather FRS FRSE PRSE (16 November 1904, Pecket Well, Yorkshire – 14 August 1978, Christie Hospital, Manchester), was an English nuclear physicist who, together with a colleague at the Ca...
Norman Stone Norman Stone (born 8 March 1941) is a British academic, historian, author and is currently a Professor in the Department of International Relations at Bilkent University, Ankara.
Orlando Figes Orlando Figes (born 20 November 1959) is a prominent British historian and writer best known for his works on Russian history.
Otto Robert Frisch Otto Robert Frisch FRS (1 October 1904 – 22 September 1979) was an Austrian-British physicist.
Patrick Collinson Patrick Collinson CBE (10 August 1929 – 28 September 2011) was an English historian, known as an authority on the Elizabethan era.
Patrick H. Maxwell Patrick Henry Maxwell FMedSci is a British physician and the Regius Professor of Physic at the University of Cambridge, a position he has held since 2012.
Paul Henry Maty Paul Henry Maty (1744, London - 16 January 1787) was an English librarian.
Peter Lachmann Professor Sir Peter Julius Lachmann, ScD, FRS, FMedSci (born 1931) is a British immunologist, specifically a complementologist.
Peter Laslett Peter Laslett (18 December 1915 – 8 November 2001) was an English historian.
Peter Littlewood Peter Littlewood (born 18 May 1955) is a British physicist and former head of the Cavendish Laboratory.
Peter Swinnerton-Dyer Sir Henry Peter Francis Swinnerton-Dyer, 16th Baronet KBE FRS (born 2 August 1927), commonly known as Peter Swinnerton-Dyer, is an English mathematician specialising in number theory at Un...
Philip Bouquett Philip Bouquett or Bouquet (1669–1748) was a French linguist who became Regius Professor of Hebrew at the University of Cambridge.
Philip Grange Philip Grange (born 17 November 1956) is an English composer.
Piero Sraffa Piero Sraffa (5 August 1898 – 3 September 1983) was an influential Italian economist whose book Production of Commodities by Means of Commodities is taken as founding the neo-Ricardian scho...
Ralph Leigh Ralph Alexander Leigh CBE FBA was a modern languages scholar, Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge, and Professor of French in the University of Cambridge from 1973 to 1982, later Sandars Reader...
Raymond Paley Raymond Edward Alan Christopher Paley (7 January 1907 – 7 April 1933) was an English mathematician.
Richard V. Southwell Sir Richard Vynne Southwell MA, LLD, FRS (2 July 1888 – 9 December 1970) was a British mathematician who specialized in applied mechanics as an engineering science academic.
Richard Walker (philosopher) Richard Walker (1679–1764) was a professor of moral philosophy at the University of Cambridge, noted as a supporter of Richard Bentley in his long legal battle with the fellowship of Trinity College.
Robert Burn Robert Burn (22 October 1829 – 30 April 1904) was an English classical scholar and archaeologist and Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge.
Robert Crosthwaite Robert Jarratt Crosthwaite, DD (13 October 1837, Wellington, Somerset – 9 September 1925, Bolton Percy) was the inaugural Bishop of Beverley in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
Robert Leslie Ellis Robert Leslie Ellis (25 August 1817 – 12 May 1859) was an English polymath, remembered principally as a mathematician and editor of the works of Francis Bacon.
Robert Megarry Sir Robert Edgar Megarry FBA PC (1 June 1910 – 11 October 2006) was a British lawyer and judge.
Robert Neild Robert Neild (born 10 September 1924) is Emeritus Professor of Economics at Cambridge University.
Robert Pember Robert Pember (died 1560) was an English classical scholar.
Roger Cotes Roger Cotes FRS (10 July 1682 – 5 June 1716) was an English mathematician, known for working closely with Isaac Newton by proofreading the second edition of his famous book, the Principia, b...
Roger Keynes Roger John Keynes FMedSci (/ˈkeɪnz/; born 25 February 1951) is a British medical scientist.
Roger Paulin Roger Paulin is an emeritus professor of German at the University of Cambridge.
Rollo Davidson Rollo Davidson (b. Bristol, 8 October 1944, d. Piz Bernina, 29 July 1970) was a probabilist, alpinist, and Fellow-elect of Churchill College, Cambridge, who died aged 25 on Piz Bernina.
Sandy Douglas Professor Alexander "Sandy" Shafto Douglas CBE (born 21 May 1921, died 29 April 2010) was a British professor of computer science, credited with creating the first graphical Computer game OXO (a...
Simon Baron-Cohen Simon Baron-Cohen FBA is Professor of Developmental Psychopathology at the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom.
Simon Blackburn Simon Blackburn (born July 12, 1944) is a British academic philosopher known for his work in quasi-realism and his efforts to popularise philosophy.
Simon Keynes Simon Douglas Keynes, MA, PhD, LittD, FBA (born 23 September 1952) is the current Elrington and Bosworth Professor of Anglo-Saxon in the Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse, and Celtic at Cambridge...
Srinivasa Ramanujan Srinivasa Ramanujan FRS (22 December 188726 April 1920) was an Indian mathematician and autodidact who, with almost no formal training in pure mathematics, made extraordinary contributions to ma...
Stanley Mordaunt Leathes Sir Stanley Mordaunt Leathes CB, KCB, MA (7 May 1861–25 July 1938) was a British poet, economist, historian and senior Civil Service administrator, being the First Civil Service Commission...
Stephen Robert Nockolds Stephen Robert Nockolds, FRS (10 May 1909-7 Feb 1990) was a geochemist, petrologist and winner of the Murchison Medal of the Geological Society of London.
Steven V. Ley Steven Victor Ley FRS is the BP Professor of Organic Chemistry at the University of Cambridge, and is a Fellow of Trinity College.
Tarik O'Regan Tarik Hamilton O'Regan (born 1 January 1978) is a British composer.
Thomas Francklin Thomas Francklin (1721–1784) was an English academic, clergyman, writer and dramatist Francklin was the son of Richard Francklin, bookseller near the Piazza in Covent Garden, London, who printed...
Thomas Gold Thomas Gold (May 22, 1920June 22, 2004) was an Austrian-born astrophysicist, a professor of astronomy at Cornell University, a member of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences, and a Fellow of th...
Thomas Harrison (translator) Thomas Harrison (1555, London – 1631) was an English Puritan scholar, a Vice-Master of Trinity College, Cambridge, and one of the translators for the King James Version of the Bible.
Thomas Hood (mathematician) Thomas Hood (1556–1620) was an English mathematician and physician, the first lecturer in mathematics appointed in England, a few years before the founding of Gresham College.
Thomas Humphrey Marshall Thomas Humphrey Marshall (19 December 1893, London – 29 November 1981, Cambridge) was a British sociologist, most noted for his essays, such as the essay collection Citizenship and Social Class.
Thomas Jacomb Thomas Jacomb (1622–1687) was an English ejected minister.
Thomas Newton Thomas Newton (1 January 1704, Lichfield, Staffordshire - 14 February 1782, London) was an English cleric, biblical scholar and author.
Thomas Wakefeld Thomas Wakefeld (or Wakefield) (died 1575) was an English academic, the first Regius Professor of Hebrew at Cambridge.
Thomas Zouch Thomas Zouch (12 September 1737, Sandal Magna near Wakefield – 17 December 1815, Sandal Magna), was an English clergyman and antiquary, best known as a student of the works and life of Izaak Walton.
Timothy Gowers Sir William Timothy Gowers, FRS (born 20 November 1963) is a British mathematician.
Ugo Mattei Ugo Mattei (born 1961 in Turin, Piedmont) is the Alfred and Hanna Fromm Professor of International and Comparative Law at the University of California, Hastings College of the Law, in San Franci...
Venkatraman Ramakrishnan Venkatraman "Venki" Ramakrishnan (born 1952) is an Indian-born American and British structural biologist, who shared the 2009 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Thomas A. Steitz and Ada E. Yonath, "f...
Victor Kiernan Professor Victor Gordon Kiernan (4 September 1913 – 17 February 2009) was a British Marxist historian and a former member of the Communist Party Historians Group with a particular focus on...
Vincent Henry Stanton The Rev. Vincent Henry Stanton DD (1 June 1846 - 8 June 1924) was Regius Professor of Divinity at Cambridge University.
W. Sidney Allen W. (William) Sidney Allen (1918–2004) was an English linguist and philologist, best known for his work on Indo-European phonology.
W. W. Rouse Ball Walter William Rouse Ball, known as W. W. Rouse Ball (14 August 1850 – 4 April 1925), was a British mathematician, lawyer, and fellow at Trinity College, Cambridge from 1878 to 1905.
William Aldis Wright William Aldis Wright (1 August 1831 - 19 May 1914), was an English writer and editor.
William Blake (economist) William Blake (1774–1852) was an English classical economist who contributed to the early theory of purchasing power parity.
William John Conybeare William John Conybeare (1 August 1815 – 1857) was an English vicar, essayist and novelist.
William Joscelyn Arkell William Joscelyn Arkell MA, D Phil, D Sc, FGS, FRS (9 June 1904 – 18 April 1958) was a British geologist and paleontologist, regarded as the leading authority on the Jurassic Pe...
William Kingdon Clifford William Kingdon Clifford FRS (4 May 1845 – 3 March 1879) was an English mathematician and philosopher.
William Lax William Lax (1761 – 29 October 1836) was an English astronomer and mathematician who served as Lowndean Professor of Astronomy and Geometry at the University of Cambridge for 41 years.