Ronald Robinson
Ronald "Robbie" Edward Robinson, FBA (3 September 1920 – 19 June 1999) was a distinguished historian of the British Empire who between 1971 and 1981 held the Beit Professorship of Commonwealth History...
R. M. Hare
Richard Mervyn Hare (/hɛər/; 21 March 1919 – 29 January 2002) was an English moral philosopher who held the post of White's Professor of Moral Philosophy at the University of Oxford from 1966 until 19...
Edgar Williams
Brigadier Sir Edgar "Bill" Williams CB CBE DSO (29 November 1912 – 26 June 1995) played a significant role in the Second Battle of El Alamein in World War II. He was a Fellow of Balliol College and Wa...
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Maurice Keen
Maurice Hugh Keen OBE (30 October 1933 – 11 September 2012) was a British historian specializing in the Middle Ages. His father had been the Oxford University head of finance ('Keeper of the Uni...
Denis Noble
Denis Noble CBE FRS FRCP FMedSci (born 16 November 1936) is a British biologist who held the Burdon Sanderson Chair of Cardiovascular Physiology at the University of Oxford from 1984 to 2004 and was a...
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Alastair Francis Buchan
The Hon. Alastair Francis Buchan CBE (9 September 1918 – 4 February 1976) was a leading writer on defence studies in the 1970s.
The son of John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir, Alastair Buchan ...
List of Balliol College people
The following is a list of notable people associated with Balliol College, Oxford, including alumni and Masters of the college. When available, year of matriculation is provided in parentheses, as lis...
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Sandie Lindsay, 1st Baron Lindsay of Birker
Alexander Dunlop Lindsay, 1st Baron Lindsay of Birker CBE (born 14 May 1879 in Glasgow, Scotland; died 18 March 1952), known as Sandie Lindsay, was a British academic and peer.
The son of the Rev....
Richard Jenkyns
Richard Jenkyns (1782 – 16 March 1854) was a British academic administrator at the University of Oxford and Dean at Wells Cathedral.Jenkyns was appointed a Fellow of Balliol College, Oxford in 1802, a...
Arthur Lionel Smith
Arthur Lionel Smith (1850 – 12 April 1924) was a British historian at the University of Oxford. He served as Master of Balliol College, Oxford from 1916 to 1924.
A. L. Smith studied at Balliol Col...
Robert Barrington-Ward
Robert McGowan Barrington-Ward DSO MC (23 February 1891 – 29 February 1948) was an English barrister and journalist who was editor of The Times from 1941 until 1948.
Robert was the fourth son of M...
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Joe Stoy
Joseph E. "Joe" Stoy is a British computer scientist. He originally studied physics at Oxford University. Early in his career, in the 1970s, he worked on denotational semantics with Christopher Strach...
Edmund Elys
Edmund Elys (Ellis) (c.1633–1708) was an English clergyman, poet and versatile writer. Considered eccentric, he encountered personal troubles before finally losing his living as a non-juror after the ...
William de Wylton
William de Wylton DD (also Wilton) was an English medieval college Fellow and university chancellor.William de Wylton was a Fellow of Balliol College, University College, and Queen's College, all in O...
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Colin Lucas
Sir Colin Renshaw Lucas (born 25 August 1940) is a historian and university administrator. From 1997 to 2004, he was the Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University. In May 2006, he was appointed Chair of th...
Thomas Lionel Hodgkin
Thomas Lionel Hodgkin (3 April 1910 – 25 March 1982) was an English Marxist historian of Africa "who did more than anyone to establish the serious study of African history" in the UK. His wife was the...
Frederick William Thomas (philologist)
Frederick William (F. W.) Thomas (1867–1956) was an English Indologist and Tibetologist.
He studied Sanskrit under the influential Orientalist Edward Byles Cowell at Cambridge. He was a librarian ...
Lewis Campbell (classicist)
Lewis Campbell (/ˈkæmbəl/; 3 September 1830 – 25 October 1908) was a Scottish classical scholar.
Campbell was born in Edinburgh. His father, Robert Campbell, R.N., was a first cousin of Thomas Cam...
Leslie Fox
Leslie Fox (30 September 1918 – 1 August 1992) was a British mathematician noted for his contribution to numerical analysis.Fox studied mathematics as a scholar of Christ Church, Oxford graduating wit...
R. H. Tawney
Richard Henry "R. H." Tawney (/ˈtɔːni/; 30 November 1880 – 16 January 1962) was an English economic historian, social critic, ethical socialist, Christian socialist, and an important proponent of adul...
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William Lake (Dean of Durham)
William Charles Lake (9 January 1817-8 December 1897) was Dean of Durham and Warden of its university from 1869 to 1894.
He was the eldest son of Captain Charles Lake of the Scots fusilier guards....
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William Newton-Smith
William Herbert Newton-Smith (born May 25, 1943) is a Canadian philosopher of science. His undergraduate degree from Queen's University was in Mathematics and Philosophy, in 1966. He took an MA from ...
Evelyn Abbott
Evelyn Abbott (/ˈæbət/; 10 March 1843 – 3 September 1901) was an English classical scholar, born at Epperstone, Nottinghamshire. He was educated at Balliol College, Oxford, where he excelled both acad...
Thomas Balogh, Baron Balogh
Thomas Balogh, Baron Balogh (2 November 1905 – 20 January 1985) was a British economist and member of the House of Lords.
D. H. Pennington
Donald Henshaw Pennington (1919–2007) was an historian of 17th century England: he taught at Manchester and Oxford universities, becoming a tutor at Balliol College, Oxford in 1965.He was also a found...
Arthur Wallace Pickard-Cambridge
Sir Arthur Wallace Pickard-Cambridge (20 January 1873 – 7 February 1952) was a British classicist and one of the greatest authorities on the theatre of ancient Greece in the first half of the 20th cen...
Edwin Palmer (priest)
Edwin Palmer (1824–1895) was an English churchman and academic, Corpus Professor of Latin at Oxford from 1870 to 1878 and archdeacon of Oxford from 1878 to his death.
His father William Jocelyn Pa...