Alfred Richard Allinson Alfred Richard Allinson was a 19th- and 20th-century British academic, author, and voluminous translator of continental European literature (mostly French, but occasionally Latin, German and Russian) into English.
Arthur Herbert Church Sir Arthur Herbert Church (June 2, 1834 – May 31, 1915) was a British chemist, expert on pottery, stones and chemistry of paintings, who discovered turacin in 1869 and several minerals, includin...
Atholl MacGregor Sir Alasdair Duncan Atholl MacGregor KC was a Briitsh lawyer and judge.
Ben Parkin Benjamin Theaker Parkin (21 April 1906 – 3 June 1969) was a British teacher and politician who served as Member of Parliament for Stroud and for Paddington North.
Bill Cash William Nigel Paul "Bill" Cash (born 10 May 1940) is a British Conservative politician and Member of Parliament for Stone.
Brian Keith (judge) Sir Brian Richard Keith (born 17 April 1944) is a British judge of the High Court of England and Wales.
C. Odumegwu Ojukwu Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu (4 November 1933 – 26 November 2011) was a Nigerian military officer and politician.
Cecil Clothier Sir Cecil Montacute 'Spike' Clothier KCB QC was a lawyer who served as a Judge of Appeal on the Isle of Man, and then as Parliamentary Commissioner for Administration and Health Service Commissi...
Charles Belgrave Sir Charles Dalrymple Belgrave KBE was a British citizen and advisor to the rulers of Bahrain from 1926 until 1957, as "Chief Administrator" or "adviserate".
Charles Wardle Charles Frederick Wardle (born 23 August 1939) was a Conservative Party member of the British Parliament for Bexhill and Battle.
Christopher Lloyd (naval historian) Charles Christopher Lloyd (born in India, 2 September 1906 – died 31 March 1986) was a British naval historian, who served as Professor of History at the Royal Naval College, Greenwich, 1962–1966.
Colin Lucas Sir Colin Renshaw Lucas (born 25 August 1940) is an historian and university administrator.
Colin Winter The Rt. Rev. Colin O'Brien Winter (10 October 1928 - 17 November 1981), was an Anglican bishop of Damaraland, a diocese of the Church of the Province of Southern Africa (now the Anglican Church ...
Cornelius Burges Cornelius Burges or Burgess, D.D. (1589? - 1665), was an English minister.
Craig Mullaney Craig M. Mullaney is a United States Army veteran and the author of The Unforgiving Minute: A Soldier’s Education.
Cyril Golding-Bird Cyril Henry Golding-Bird was an Anglican bishop in the early decades of the 20th century.
Daniel Poneman Daniel Bruce Poneman (born March 12, 1956) is the United States Deputy Secretary of Energy.
David Bailey (priest) David Charles Bailey (born Shipley, West Yorkshire, 5 December 1952) is the current Archdeacon of Bolton.
David Chalmers David John Chalmers (born 20 April 1966) is an Australian philosopher and cognitive scientist specializing in the area of philosophy of mind and philosophy of language.
David Clementi Sir David Cecil Clementi (born 25 February 1949) is a former Deputy Governor of the Bank of England.
David Craig, Baron Craig of Radley Marshal of the Royal Air Force David Brownrigg Craig, Baron Craig of Radley, (born 17 September 1929), is a retired Royal Air Force officer and member of the House of Lords.
David Lewis (politician) David Lewis, was a Russian-born Canadian labour lawyer and social democratic politician. He was national secretary of the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation from 1936 to 1950, and one of the key architects of the New Democratic Party in 1961.
David Rivett Sir Albert Cherbury David Rivett, KCMG (4 December 1885 – 1 April 1961) was an Australian chemist and science administrator.
Denis Hills Denis Cecil Hills was a British teacher, traveller, author and adventurer.
Derek Johnson Derek Johnson (5 January 1933 – 30 August 2004) was a British track and field athlete, who was born in Chigwell, Essex, and educated at East Ham Grammar School.
E. S. Lloyd Ernest Sampson Lloyd was an Indian civil servant who served as the President of Madras Corporation from 1906 to 1910.
Edmund Anderson (judge) Sir Edmund Anderson (1530 – 1 August 1605), Chief Justice of the Common Pleas under Elizabeth I, sat as judge at the trial of Mary, Queen of Scots.
Edward Clarke Lowe Edward Clarke Lowe (15 December 1823- March 30, 1912) was an English educator and a key participant in the foundation and development of the Woodard Schools.
Edward Ellis Morris Edward Ellis Morris (25 December 1843 – 1 January 1902) was an English educationist and miscellaneous writer and latterly in colonial Australia.
Edward Mercer John Edward Mercer (1857–1922) was the Bishop of Tasmania from 1902 until 1914.
Edward Sutton, 5th Baron Dudley Edward Sutton, 5th Baron Dudley (1567–1643) was a major landowner, mainly in Staffordshire and Worcestershire, and briefly a Member of the House of Commons of England.
Edward Thomas (poet) Philip Edward Thomas was an Anglo-Welsh poet and essayist. He is commonly considered a war poet, although few of his poems deal directly with his war experiences. Already an accomplished writer, Thomas turned to poetry only in 1914.
Emily Mortimer Emily Kathleen A. Mortimer (born 1 December 1971) is an English actress.
Ernest Hamilton Sharp Ernest Hamilton Sharp, OBE, KC (1861 – 9 February 1922) was a barrister in Hong Kong.
Evan Buchanan Baxter Evan Buchanan Baxter, M.D., (1844–14 January 1885) was a Russian-born Scottish physician, who lived and worked for most of his life in London.
Eve Best Emily "Eve" Best (born 31 July 1971) is an English stage and screen actress and director, best known for her roles as Dr. O'Hara in the Showtime television series Nurse Jackie, as Wallis Sim...
F. P. Wilson Frank Percy Wilson FBA (11 October 1889 – 29 May 1963) was a British literary scholar and bibliographer.
F. Sherwood Taylor Frank Sherwood Taylor (1897 – 5 January 1956) was a British historian of science, museum curator, and chemist who was Director of the Science Museum in London, England.
F.P. Wilson Frank Percy Wilson FBA (11 October 1889 – 29 May 1963) was a British literary scholar and bibliographer.
Fitzherbert Adams Fitzherbert Adams D.D. (1651 – 17 June 1719) was a man of learning, and benefactor of the University of Oxford.
Francis Ingoldsby Francis Ingoldsby (1615 – 1 October 1681) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1654 and 1659.
Francis Ottley Sir Francis Ottley (1600/1601–11 September 1649) was an English Royalist politician and soldier who played an important part in the English Civil War in Shropshire.
Francis Pigott Stainsby Conant Francis Pigott Stainsby Conant was a British Whig politician who became the Lieutenant Governor of the Isle of Man from 23 October 1860 until his sudden death in 1863.
Francis Willis (physician) Dr. Francis Willis (17 August 1718 – 5 December 1807) was a Lincolnshire physician and clergyman, famous for his treatment of George III.
Frederick Charles Frank Sir Frederick Charles Frank FRS (6 March 1911–5 April 1998), known as Sir Charles Frank, was a British theoretical physicist.
Gareth Stedman Jones Professor Gareth Stedman Jones (born 17 December 1942) is a British academic and historian.
Geoffrey Alderman Geoffrey Alderman is a British historian, especially of the Jewish community in England in the 19th and 20th centuries, and also an academic, political adviser and journalist.
Geoffrey Bing Geoffrey Henry Cecil Bing (24 July 1909 – 24 April 1977) was a British barrister and politician who served as the Labour Member of Parliament for Hornchurch from 1945 to 1955.
Geoffrey Johnson Smith Sir Geoffrey Johnson-Smith, PC, DL (Glasgow, 16 April 1924 – 11 August 2010 ) was a Conservative politician in the United Kingdom.
Geoffrey Perkins Geoffrey Howard Perkins (22 February 1953 – 29 August 2008) was a comedy producer, writer and performer, and an important figure in British comedy broadcasting.
George Algernon West George Algernon West, MM (17 December 1893 – 25 May 1980) was a British Anglican missionary who spent many years in Burma, first as a missionary for the Society for Propagation of the Gospel and...
George Townley George Frederick Townley (15 April 1891 – 9 March 1977) was the sixth Bishop of Hull in the modern era from 1957 until 1965.
George Vance George Oakley Vance (25 May 1828-1910) was the Dean of Melbourne from 1894 until his death.
George West (bishop) George Algernon West, MM (17 December 1893 – 25 May 1980) was a British Anglican missionary who spent many years in Burma, first as a missionary for the Society for Propagation of the Gospel and...
Gerald Fowler Gerald Teasdale Fowler (1 January 1935 – 1 May 1993), was a British Labour Party politician and university academic.
Girish Karnad Girish Raghunath Karnad (born 19 May 1938) is a contemporary writer, playwright, screenwriter, actor and movie director in Kannada language.
Grigol Mgaloblishvili Grigol Mgaloblishvili (გრიგოლ მგალობლიშვილი, born 7 October 1973) is a Georgian politician and diplomat who has been Georgia's Permanent Representative to NATO since 26 June 2009.
Harry Ritchie Harry Ritchie (born 1958 in Kirkcaldy, Fife) is a Scottish writer and journalist.
Henry Baker Tristram The Reverend Henry Baker Tristram FRS (11 May 1822 – 8 March 1906) was an English clergyman, Biblical scholar, traveller and ornithologist.
Henry Caldwell Cook Henry Caldwell Cook (1886–1939) was a British educator known for his book The Play Way, which contended that doing was a better learning method than reading and listening, and that youth stu...
Henry Fitzjames Henry Fitzjames (c 1626 - 1685) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1659.
Henry Yorke Stanger His Hon. Henry Yorke Stanger (11 November 1849-19 April 1929), was a British Liberal Party politician and judge.
Herbert Armitage James Herbert Armitage James, C.H. was a Welsh cleric and headmaster of three leading public schools, who ended his "remarkable scholastic career", as it was later described by Austen Chamberlain, by ...
Herbert Bury Herbert Bury was an Anglican bishop in the first decades of the 20th century.
Horace Byatt Horace Archer Byatt (1875–1933) was a British colonial governor.
Hugh Hale Bellot Hugh Hale Leigh Bellot FRHS (26 January 1890-18 February 1969) was a Professor of American History and Vice-Chancellor of the University of London from 1951-53.
Hugh Last Hugh Macilwain Last (3 December 1894 – 25 October 1957) was Camden Professor of Ancient History at the University of Oxford and Principal of Brasenose College, Oxford.
Ifan ab Owen Edwards Sir Ifan ab Owen Edwards (25 July 1895 – 23 January 1970), was a Welsh academic, writer and film-maker, best known as the founder of Urdd Gobaith Cymru, the Welsh League of Youth.
J. R. Morgan John Robert Morgan (born 11 July 1950) is a British academic working at Swansea University in Wales.
Jacob Neusner Jacob Neusner (born July 28, 1932) is an American academic scholar of Judaism.
James Augustus Cotter Morison James Augustus Cotter Morison (20 April 1832 – 26 February 1888), English essayist and historian, was born in London.
James Bateman James Bateman (18 July 1811 – 27 November 1897) was a British landowner and accomplished horticulturist.
James Essinger James Essinger (born 5 September 1957) is a freelance writer and British author of numerous financial and business management books, but may be best known for his book about the evolution of Eng...
James Fraser (bishop) James Fraser (18 August 1818 – 22 October 1885) was a reforming Anglican bishop of Manchester, England.
James Hervey James Hervey (26 February 1714 – 25 December 1758) was an English clergyman and writer.
John Dew (diplomat) John Dew is a British diplomat who was the British ambassador to Colombia from 2008 to 2012.
John Dudley (1569-1645) Hon. John Dudley (November 1569 – 1645), formally John Sutton otherwise Dudley, was the brother of Edward Sutton, 5th Baron Dudley and was briefly Member of the Parliament of England for S...
John Edward Lloyd Sir John Edward Lloyd (who wrote as J. E. Lloyd) (5 May 1861 – 20 June 1947), was a Welsh historian, the author of the first serious history of the country's formative years, A His...
John Edward Mercer The Rt Rev John Edward Mercer (1857–1922) was the Bishop of Tasmania from 1902 until 1914.
John Eliot (died 1685) John Eliot (18 October 1612 – March 1685) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1640 and from 1660 to 1685.
John Penny John Penny (died 1520) was an English priest, successively Bishop of Bangor, 1504–1508, and Bishop of Carlisle, 1508–1520.
John Rickman John Rickman (22 August 1771 – 11 August 1840) was an English government official and statistician of the early nineteenth century.
John Sibthorp John Sibthorp FRS (28 October 1758 – 8 February 1796) was an English botanist.
John Spry The Ven John Spry, BD (born Exeter 1690- died West Hendred 1763) of Lincoln College, Oxford was Archdeacon of Berkshire from his collation on 2 January 1747 until his death on 21 October 1763.
John Stanley (Conservative politician) Sir John Paul Stanley PC (born 12 January 1942) is a British Conservative Party politician, and the Member of Parliament (MP) for Tonbridge and Malling.
John Stanley (MP for Tonbridge and Malling) Sir John Paul Stanley PC (born 12 January 1942) is a British Conservative Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Tonbridge and Malling since 1974.
Joshua Hughes-Games Joshua Hughes-Games was an Anglican priest, the Archdeacon of Man from 1886 until 1894.
Julia Whelan Julia May Whelan is an American television actress. She is best known for her role as Grace Manning on the TV drama series Once and Again, and her co-starring role in the 2002 Lifetime Television movie, The Secret Life of Zoey.
Kirsopp Lake Kirsopp Lake was a New Testament scholar and Winn Professor of Ecclesiastical History at Harvard Divinity School. He had an uncommon breadth of interests, publishing definitive monographs in New Testament textual criticism, Greek palaeography, theology, and archaeology.
Lancelot Ware Lancelot Lionel Ware OBE (5 June 191515 August 2000) was an English barrister and biochemist, but whose main claim to fame is co-founding Mensa, the international society for intellectually gift...
Laurence Marks (British journalist) Laurence Marks (26 January 1928 – 25 May 1996) was a British journalist who wrote for many years for The Observer and previously for The Sunday Times.
Leonard Woodward Leonard Woodward was a British chemist who was associated with the University of Oxford for more than 30 years, and who was a leading authority in the field of Raman spectroscopy.
Lewis Cave Sir Lewis William Cave (3 July 1832 – 7 September 1897) was a British judge.
Lord Donoughue Bernard Donoughue, Baron Donoughue (born 8 September 1934) is a British politician, businessman and author.
Louis Gluckstein Colonel Sir Louis Halle Gluckstein, GBE, TD, KC, DL (23 February 1897 – 27 October 1979) was a British lawyer and Conservative Party politician.
M. C. Chagla Mahommedali Currim Chagla (30 September 1900 – 9 February 1981) was a renowned Indian jurist, diplomat, and Cabinet Minister who served as Chief Justice of the Bombay High Court from 1948 to 1958.
Mark Green (bishop) Mark Green MC (28 March 1917 – 2 August 2009) was the suffragan Bishop of Aston from 1972 to 1982.
Matthew Tindal Matthew Tindal (1657 – 16 August 1733) was an eminent English deist author.
Maulana Mohammad Ali Maulana Mohammad Ali Jouhar was an Indian Muslim leader, activist, scholar, journalist and poet, and was among the leading figures of the Khilafat Movement.
Max Bingham Sir Eardley Max Bingham QC, known as Max Bingham, (born 18 March 1927) is a former Deputy Premier and Opposition Leader of Tasmania, who represented the electorate of Denison for the Liber...
Mel Reynolds Melvin "Mel" Reynolds (born January 8, 1952) is a former Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from Illinois.
Michael Holman (linguist) Michael Holman is a British linguist and Slavicist, fluent in Russian, Bulgarian, German and French.
Michael Stanley Till Michael Stanley Till was Dean of Winchester in the last decade of the 20th century and the first few years of the 21st.
Michael Till Michael Stanley Till (19 November 1935 – 4 December 2012) was Dean of Winchester between 1996 and 2005.
Michael Wharton Michael Wharton was a newspaper columnist who wrote under the pseudonym Peter Simple in the British Daily Telegraph. He began work on the "Way of the World" column with illustrator Michael ffolkes three times a week in early 1957.
Mohammad Ali Jouhar Mohammad Ali Jouhar (10 December 1878 – 4 January 1931) was an Indian Muslim leader, activist, scholar, journalist and poet, and was among the leading figures of the Khilafat Movement.
Murder of John Monckton John Victor Monckton (13 October 1955 – 29 November 2004) was a financier who was murdered in his own house in November 2004, by Elliott White and Damien Hanson, while the latter was on probatio...
Naomi Alderman Naomi Alderman (born 1974) is a British author and novelist.
Nathaniel Crew, 3rd Baron Crew Nathaniel Crew, 3rd Baron Crew (31 January 1633 – 1721) was Bishop of Oxford from 1671 to 1674, then Bishop of Durham from 1674 to 1721.
Neal Slavin Neal Slavin (born 1941 in Brooklyn, New York, USA) is an American photographer and television/film director.
Nicholas Bodington Nicholas Redner Bodington OBE (6 June 1904 – 3 July 1974, Plymouth) was, during the Second World War, a head of F section of the Special Operations Executive.
Nicholas Hilliard (judge) His Honour Judge Nicholas Richard Maybury Hilliard QC, MA, (born 1959 in Yeovil in Somerset) is the 80th Common Serjeant of London, an ancient and senior legal post at the Old Bailey second only...
Nick Hawkins Nicholas John "Nick" Hawkins (born 27 March 1957) is a lawyer and politician from the United Kingdom.
Nick Revell Nick Revell is a British stand-up comedian and writer for radio and television.
Noel Bayliss Sir Noel Stanley Bayliss, CBE (19 December 1906 – 17 February 1996) was an eminent Australian chemist and professor of chemistry at the University of Western Australia.
Oliver Mears Oliver Mears is a theatrical director from England.
Osbert Lancaster Sir Osbert Lancaster, CBE (4 August 1908 – 27 July 1986) was an English cartoonist, author, art critic and stage designer, best known to the public at large for his cartoons published in the D...
Owen Edwards (broadcaster) Owen Edwards was a Welsh broadcaster, and the first chief executive of the Welsh-language television channel S4C, the fourth television channel in Wales, a post he held from 1981-89.
Paget Wilkes Alpheus Paget Wilkes (19 January 1871 – 5 October 1934) was an English evangelical Christian missionary to Japan who was one of the founders of the Japan Evangelistic Band in 1903.
Paul Griffiths (writer) Paul Anthony Griffiths OBE (born 24 November 1947) is a British music critic, novelist and librettist.
Paul Marcus Paul Coryn Valentine Marcus (30 May 1954 – 13 February 2011) was a British television director and producer.
Peter Ainsworth Peter Michael Ainsworth (born 16 November 1956) is a former Conservative politician in the United Kingdom.
Peter Durack Peter Drew Durack, QC was an Australian politician, representing the Liberal Party.
Peter Millican Peter Millican (born March 1, 1958) is Gilbert Ryle Fellow and Professor of Philosophy at Hertford College, University of Oxford in the United Kingdom.
Raymond Dwek Raymond Allen Dwek CBE FRS (born 10 November 1941) is a scientist at the University of Oxford and founder of the biotechnology company Oxford GlycoSciences Ltd. Raymond Dwek was educated at Carm...
Richard Rose (political scientist) Richard Rose (born 8 April 1933 St Louis, Missouri) is an American political scientist who is currently Director of the Centre for the Study of Public Policy and Professor of Politics at the Uni...
Robert Aldworth (MP) Robert Aldworth (c 1624 – 20 March 1676) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1654 and 1660.
Robert Bolton Robert Bolton (1572 – 16 December 1631) was an English clergyman and academic, noted as a preacher.
Robert Nairac Captain Robert Laurence Nairac GC was a British Army officer who was abducted from a pub in Dromintee, south County Armagh, during an undercover operation and killed by the Provisional Irish Republican Army on his fourth tour of duty in Northern Ireland as a Military Intelligence Liaison Officer.
Robert Q. Marston Robert Quarles Marston (February 12, 1923 – March 14, 1999) was an American physician, research scientist, governmental appointee and university administrator.
Robert Rogers (Clerk) Sir Robert James Rogers KCB is the Clerk of the House of Commons of the United Kingdom.
Rod Eddington Sir Roderick Ian Eddington AO (born 2 January 1950 in Perth, Western Australia) is an Australian businessman.
Roger H. Martin Roger Martin, also known as Rusty, served as the 14th president of Randolph-Macon College, an independent liberal arts college located in Ashland, Virginia, from July 1997 until January 2006.
Rowland George Rowland David George DSO OBE (15 January 1905 – 9 September 1997) was a British rower who won gold in the 1932 Summer Olympics.
Samuel Lodge The Rev. Samuel Lodge was the author of Scrivelsby, the Home of the Champions He was a headmaster of Horncastle Grammar School, Lincolnshire, rector for 30 years of Scrivelsby in Lincolnshir...
Sefton Delmer Denis Sefton Delmer (born 24 May 1904, Berlin, Germany – died 4 September 1979, Lamarsh, Essex) was a British journalist and propagandist for the British government.
Shabana Mahmood Shabana Mahmood (17 September 1980) is a British Labour Party politician and barrister, who has been the Member of Parliament (MP) for Birmingham, Ladywood since the May 2010 general election.
Shawn Landres J. Shawn Landres (born 1972 in Los Angeles, California) is a social entrepreneur and independent scholar, known primarily for writing and advocacy related to religion and social innovation, espe...
Sholto Douglas, 1st Baron Douglas of Kirtleside Marshal of the Royal Air Force William Sholto Douglas, 1st Baron Douglas of Kirtleside, GCB, MC, DFC (23 December 1893 – 29 October 1969) was a senior figure in the Royal Air Force up to a...
Sidney Oldall Addy Sidney Oldall Addy (9 January 1848 – 15 November 1933) was an English author of books on folklore and history.
Simon Featherstone Simon Featherstone CMG (born 24 July 1958) is a British diplomat who is High Commissioner to Malaysia.
Simon Thelwall Simon Thelwall was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1640 and 1654.
Spencer L. Kimball Spencer LeVan Kimball (August 26, 1918 – October 26, 2003) was an American lawyer and professor at the University of Utah, the University of Michigan Law School and the University of Chicago.
Stanley Mitchell Stanley Mitchell (12 March 1932, Clapton, London — 16 October 2011, Highbury, London) was a British translator, academic, and author, noted for his English verse translation of Alexander Pushkin...
Steph Cook Stephanie Cook MBE is a retired modern pentathlete and Olympic gold medallist.
Stephen Glanville Stephen Ranulph Kingdon Glanville, MBE (26 April 1900 - 26 April 1956) was an English historian and egyptologist.
Suzannah Lipscomb Suzannah Lipscomb is a British historian, academic and broadcaster specialising in the sixteenth century.
T. H. Stokoe The Rev. Dr Thomas Henry Stokoe DD (18338December 1903), known as T. H. Stokoe and as Dr Stokoe, was an English clergyman, schoolmaster, author and headmaster.
Talbot Badger Talbot Badger (born ca. 1621) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1654.
Thomas Brinknell Thomas Brinknell or Brynknell (died 1539?), was a professor at Oxford.
William Richard Williams (theologian) Reverend Professor William Richard Williams (April 4 1896 – December 18 1962) was the Principal of the United Theological College Aberystwyth, the first Secretary of the Council of Churche...