List of alumni of the University of Bristol

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

This is a list of alumni of the University of Bristol, including a brief description of their notability. This list includes not just former students but persons who are or have been associated with the university, including former academics, Chancellors, and recipients of honorary degrees.

See also Category:Alumni of the University of Bristol.

Top row: NME editor Krissi Murison, illusionist Derren Brown, journalist Alastair Stewart, associate editor of the Independent newspaper Jemima Khan, comedians Matt Lucas and David Walliams Middle row Simon Pegg, satirst Chris Morris, musician James Blunt, Head of MI5 Sir Jonathan Evans (MI5 officer) KCB, Nobel Prize–winning author J. M. G. Le Clézio, Bottom row former editor-in-chief for The Observer Will Hutton, Paul Boateng MP, Nobel Prize–winning physicist Nevill Francis Mott, Nobel Prize–winning physicist Paul Dirac, Nobel prize winner Harold Pinter

Politics[edit]

Academia[edit]

Literature[edit]

Economics and business[edit]

Journalism[edit]

Science[edit]

Paul Dirac studied Electrical Engineering at Bristol. He later won a Nobel Prize for Physics.

TV, film and theatre[edit]

Internationally successful actor and comedian Simon Pegg studied Drama at Bristol.

Sports[edit]

Musician James Blunt is an alumnus of Wills Hall, as he was rejected by University Hall.

Music[edit]

Others[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gaositwe Keagakwa Tibe Chiepe Biography". Bookrags.com. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  2. ^ "UK POLITICS: former chief whip dies". BBC News. 26 March 2001. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  3. ^ "Tribute to South Africa's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma". Dfa.gov.za. Archived from the original on 1 June 2009. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  4. ^ "Bristol University: Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry". Bristol.ac.uk. 17 April 2009. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  5. ^ Manuel Esquivel profile. Encarta.msn.com. 2 May 1940. Archived from the original on 31 October 2009. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  6. ^ Sewell, Dennis (4 May 2007). "Profile: Jonathan Evans". BBC News. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  7. ^ "VOTE 2001: CANDIDATES". BBC News. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  8. ^ "VOTE 2001". BBC News. 1 May 1997. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  9. ^ "Bristol University: Centenary Timeline". Bristol.ac.uk. Archived from the original on 26 May 2009. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  10. ^ Profile of Lembit Öpik, libdems.org.uk; accessed 9 April 2014
  11. ^ "Bristol University website". Bris.ac.uk. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  12. ^ http://www.libdems.org.uk/people/stephen-williams
  13. ^ Staff (5 October 2002). "Euan's university issues warning". London, UK: Telegraph. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  14. ^ a b University of Bristol Alumni
  15. ^ Angela Carter profile, kirjasto.sci.fi; accessed 9 April 2014.
  16. ^ "Jean-Marie Gustave Le Clézio wins Nobel Prize". University of Bristol. 10 October 2008. Retrieved 19 October 2008. 
  17. ^ The Reading Room – Starter for Ten, bbc.co.uk; accessed 9 April 2014.
  18. ^ "2006 Winner: Mary Watson", caineprize.com; retrieved 28 June 2011.
  19. ^ "Serial Entrepreneur launches University of Bristol New Enterprise Competition". Bristol.ac.uk. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  20. ^ http://www.thisisbristol.co.uk/Bristol-s-Imperial-Tobacco-appoint-female-chief-executive/story-11263203-detail/story.html
  21. ^ "Leading Entrepreneurs honoured at University of Bristol Roll of Honour". Bristol.ac.uk. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  22. ^ Profile of Sinan Mohammed Rida al-Shibibi, Governor of the Iraqi Central Bank; accessed 9 April 2014.
  23. ^ "Misha Glenny profile". Schulich.yorku.ca. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  24. ^ "Profile: Nik Gowing". BBC. 27 November 2003. Archived from the original on 11 May 2011. Retrieved 24 May 2011. 
  25. ^ "Mr. Peter Thal Larsen, Former FT banking editor, Breakingviews". Deloitte. 2012. Retrieved 20 April 2013. 
  26. ^ "The Royal Institution of Great Britain". Rigb.org. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  27. ^ "Radio 4 – Presenter – Sarah Montague". BBC. 30 April 2008. Retrieved 19 December 2010. 
  28. ^ Hoggard, Liz. "Interview: Krissi Murison, NME editor". The Scotsman (Edinburgh, Scotland). Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  29. ^ "Susanna Reid profile". BBC News. 27 June 2006. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  30. ^ Alastair Stewart profile, justadrop.org; accessed 9 April 2014.
  31. ^ "Caroline St John-Brooks obituary". London, UK: The Independent. 19 September 2003. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  32. ^ Pollard, Lucy (2 May 1999). "The secret of my success: Julie Welch". The Independent on Sunday (London, UK: Independent Print Limited). Retrieved 7 June 2011. 
  33. ^ "BBC Radio 4 website". Bbc.co.uk. Archived from the original on 22 April 2009. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  34. ^ "North Pole expedition". Bristol.ac.uk. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  35. ^ "Michael Berry: Home page". Phy.bris.ac.uk. 27 October 2008. Archived from the original on 3 June 2009. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  36. ^ "David Bohm". Homepages.ihug.co.nz. 20 December 1917. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  37. ^ "Dr Philip Campbell, Editor-in-Chief". Iop.org. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  38. ^ "Nobel Prizes and Fellowships". www.bris.ac.uk. Retrieved 8 June 2009. 
  39. ^ "Paul A.M. Dirac biography at". Nobelprize.org. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  40. ^ Doug Linder (1 March 1950). "Klaus Fuchs, British physisist and spy". Law.umkc.edu. Archived from the original on 29 April 2009. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  41. ^ "Professor Dorothy Hodgkin obituary". Chm.bris.ac.uk. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  42. ^ http://english.cast.org.cn/n1181872/n1182069/47666.html
  43. ^ "Sean Mann profile at". Genuine Kansas website. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  44. ^ http://www.iop.org/EJ/article/0953-8984/19/25/251001/cm7_25_251001.pdf?request-id=0d280316-23fc-49df-9edc-ef7d1fe5e381
  45. ^ "Cecil Powell biography at". Nobelprize.org. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  46. ^ "Sir William Ramsay biography at". Nobelprize.org. 23 July 1916. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  47. ^ "News from the University". Bristol.ac.uk. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  48. ^ "Profile at ThePeerage.com". ThePeerage.com. 30 March 2007. Retrieved 2 May 2009. 
  49. ^ "Geoffrey Tovey". The Daily Telegraph (London, UK). 20 December 2001. Retrieved 23 April 2010. 
  50. ^ The David Bamber official webpage; accessed 9 April 2014.
  51. ^ University of Bristol Alumni; accessed 9 April 2014.
  52. ^ a b c d e University of Bristol Alumni; accessed 9 April 2014.
  53. ^ Bristol University|News from the University|Students' Union and Film-making Society; accessed 9 April 2014.
  54. ^ "Sara Campbell working under pressure", The Telegraph; accessed 9 April 2014.
  55. ^ "Jean-Pierre Escalettes en bref". French Football Federation. 13 December 2008. Archived from the original on 3 June 2010. Retrieved 3 June 2010. 
  56. ^ a b "Profile at". Bristol.ac.uk. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  57. ^ "Jake Meyer and Mount Everest". Bris.ac.uk. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  58. ^ "James Blunt interview". BBC. 18 May 2005. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  59. ^ "Jamie Lidell profile at". Bangtheparty77-84.com. 13 August 2009. Retrieved 9 March 2010. 
  60. ^ "The Sundays' Harriet Wheeler's downloads". VH1.com. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  61. ^ "This Is Craig Brown". BBC. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  62. ^ "Diggle banned from all bars in Bolton". London: Daily Mail. 4 November 2010. Archived from the original on 11 November 2010. Retrieved 11 November 2010. 
  63. ^ "Mark Hewitt profile". Hewittpottery.com. Archived from the original on 23 April 2009. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 
  64. ^ Staff (30 January 1974). "An in-depth look at your favourite celebrity personalities". Hellomagazine.com. Archived from the original on 4 June 2009. Retrieved 5 June 2009. 

External links[edit]