Alumni of the University of Birmingham
This is a list of notable people related to the University of Birmingham.
The University of Birmingham has had seven Chancellors since gaining its Royal Charter in 1900. Joseph Chamberlain, the fi...
Alumni of the University of Birmingham - Wikipedia
Editor In Chief Of World’s Best Known Medical Journal: Half Of All The Literature Is False
In the past few years more professionals have come forward to share a truth that, for many people, proves difficult to swallow. One such authority is Dr. Richard Horton, the current editor-in-chief of...
John David Brewer
John David Brewer FAcSS is an English sociologist, former President of the British Sociological Association (2009-12), and Professor of Post Conflict Studies in the Institute for the Study of Conflict...
Editor In Chief Of World’s Best Known Medical Journal: Half Of All The Literature Is False
In the past few years more professionals have come forward to share a truth that, for many people, proves difficult to swallow. One such authority is Dr. Richard Horton, the current editor-in-chief of...
Cynthia Bower
Cynthia Bower (born 6 July 1955) is a former manager in the National Health Service, and the first Chief Executive of the Care Quality Commission (CQC) in the United Kingdom, from which she was forced...
Frank Horton (physicist)
Professor Frank Horton FRS (20 August 1878 - 31 October 1957) was professor of physics at Royal Holloway College, London University from 1914 - 1946 and later Vice Chancellor of London University duri...
Jean Butler
Jean Butler (born March 14, 1971), is an Irish American Irish stepdancer, choreographer, and actress. She is best known for originating the principal female role in the Irish dance theatrical producti...
Sefi Atta
Sefi Atta (born 1964) is a prize-winning Nigerian author and playwright.
Sefi Atta was born in Lagos, Nigeria, in 1964, to a family of five children. Her father Abdul-Aziz Atta was the Secretary t...
James Feast
William James "Jim" Feast CBE FRS FRSC (born 25 June 1938) is a British chemical scientist and academic.
Feast was born in Birmingham to a school teacher and housewife, and was educated at the Kin...
Abdel Aziz Khoja
Abdelaziz Khoja was a government minister (Information and Culture Minister) of Saudi Arabia from 2009 to 2014.Abdelaziz Khoja was born in 1942. He holds a bachelor's degree in chemistry and geology f...
The bomber will always get through
The bomber will always get through was a phrase used by Stanley Baldwin in 1932, in the speech "A Fear for the Future" to the British Parliament. He and others believed that, regardless of air defence...
Jane Davidson
Jane Davidson (born 19 March 1957) was the Labour Assembly Member for Pontypridd and the minister for environment, sustainability and housing in the Welsh Assembly Government. She lives in Gwaelod-y-G...
Jane Davidson - Wikipedia
George Ernest Schuster
Sir George Ernest Schuster, KCSI, KCMG, CBE, MC (25 April 1881 – 5 June 1982) was a British barrister, financier, colonial administrator and Liberal politician.He was the son of Ernest Schuster, a Ki...
S. J. Watson
Steve "S. J." Watson (born 1971) is an English writer. He debuted in 2011 with the thriller novel Before I Go to Sleep. Rights to publish the book have been sold in 42 different countries around the w...
Sydney Checkland
Sydney George Checkland (9 October 1916 – 22 March 1986) was a British-Canadian economic historian.Born in Ottawa, Checkland worked at the Bank of Nova Scotia, then the Ottawa Sanitary Laundry Company...
David J. Richardson
David J. Richardson is a British academic who is currently Vice-Chancellor of the University of East Anglia. He was educated at the University of Keele (BSc, Biochemistry), and the University of Birmi...
John Briley
John Richard Briley (b. August 25, 1925) is an American writer best known for screenplays of biographical films. He won the Academy Award For Best Original Screenplay at the 1982 Oscars for Gandhi. As...
Babatunde Osotimehin
Babatunde Osotimehin (born 6 February 1949), a national of Nigeria, was appointed on 19 November 2010 as the new Executive Director of UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, for a four-year term. ...
Babatunde Osotimehin - Wikipedia
Phil Porter
Phil Porter (born 1977) is a British playwright, librettist and television writer. He is a graduate of the University of Birmingham.
Plays and libretti include:
Peter Carter (nurse)
Peter Carter, OBE, MCIPD CCMI (Companion of the Chartered Institute of Management) is the general secretary and Chief Executive of the Royal College of Nursing, the world's largest professional union ...
Peter Carter (nurse) - Wikipedia
Nia Roberts (actress)
Nia Roberts (born 5 July 1972 in Brecon, Powys), is a Welsh actress. She is married to director Marc Evans.
The youngest of three girls, Roberts was born and brought up in Brecon, Powys. Her first...
David Allan Walker
Air Marshal Sir David Allan Walker, (born 14 July 1956) is a Director at Strategic Difference, and a former senior RAF officer and Master of the Household of the Royal Household.
Air Marshal Sir ...
Helen Ward (solicitor)
Helen Ward is a London divorce lawyer.Ward was born Helen Gilbert in Golders Green, London. She attended King Alfred School, London and studied law at the University of Birmingham.Whilst a partner in...