Andrew Dilnot
Sir Andrew William Dilnot, CBE (born 19 June 1960) is a British economist and broadcaster. He was formerly the Director of the Institute for Fiscal Studies from 1991 to 2002, and was Principal of St H...
James Hillier (actor)
James Hillier, (born 22 September 1973 in Kent, England) is an English actor. In theatre and on screen he has appeared in numerous leading and supporting roles including Sergeant Christian Young on th...
John Orrell
John Orrell (December 31, 1934 – September 16, 2003) was an author, theatre historian, and English professor at the University of Alberta. The New York Times described him as the “historian whos...
Stuart Miles
Stuart Miles (born 20 February 1969) is a British comedian and television presenter, who has worked on the children's programme Blue Peter.
Miles studied at Bournemouth University where he develop...
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Frederick Dobson Middleton
General Sir Frederick Dobson Middleton KCMG, CB (4 November 1825 – 25 January 1898) was a British general noted for his service throughout the Empire and particularly in the North-West Rebellion...
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Tom Riley (actor)
Tom Riley (born 5 April 1981) is an English actor and producer.
Riley was born in Maidstone, Kent. He became involved in drama in his hometown at the age of four, and spent his school years writin...
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Thomas Fane (died 1589)
Thomas Fane (c. 1510–1589) was an English landowner and High Sheriff. He is not to be confused with his brother, also Thomas Fane (died 1607), who was the MP for Dover.Fane was born at Badsel Manor, T...
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Leo Avery
Leo Avery, later to be the third Abbot of Quarr in modern times, was born 5 January 1938, in Wakefield, Yorkshire, England, and raised in Maidstone, Kent, England. After studies in Aeronautical Engine...
Adam Sampson
Adam Sampson (b. 13 June 1960) is the Chief Ombudsman of the Legal Ombudsman, the free service that investigates complaints about lawyers in England and Wales. He took up the post on 1 July 2009: prio...
Francis Fane, 1st Earl of Westmorland
Francis Fane, 1st Earl of Westmorland, KB (1 February 1580 – 23 March 1629) was an English landowner and politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1601 and 1624 and then was raised to the Pee...
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Christopher Smart
Christopher Smart (11 April 1722 – 21 May 1771), also known as "Kit Smart", "Kitty Smart", and "Jack Smart", was an English poet. He was a major contributor to two popular magazines and a friend ...
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Bill Saunders
William H. "Navy Bill" Saunders was an American football player and coach. He served as the head football coach at Colorado State Teachers College—now the University of Northern Colorado—from 1928 to...
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William Alexander (painter)
William Alexander (10 April 1767 – 23 July 1816) was an English painter, illustrator and engraver. The hallmarks of his work, usually executed in watercolours, were clearness and harmony of colour, s...
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Daniel Blythe
Daniel Blythe is a British author, who was born in Maidstone in 1969 and studied Modern Languages at St John's College, Oxford. After several years writing stories for the small press, Blythe began hi...
Frank Finn
Frank Finn FZS, MBOU (1868 - 1 October 1932) was an English ornithologist.Finn was born in Maidstone and educated at Maidstone Grammar School and Brasenose College, Oxford. He went on a collecting exp...
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David Atkinson (bishop)
David John Atkinson (born 5 September 1943) is the former Bishop of Thetford.Atkinson was educated at Maidstone Grammar School and King's College London. After a short career as a chemistry teacher h...
Tom Parsons (cricketer)
Thomas William Parsons (born 2 May 1987, Melbourne, Australia) is an English cricketer and former student of Maidstone Grammar School. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm fast-medium pace bow...
Nick Gibb
Nicolas John "Nick" Gibb (born 3 September 1960) is a British Conservative Party politician. He is the Member of Parliament (MP) for Bognor Regis and Littlehampton. Gibb served as Minister of State fo...
Shaun McKenna
Shaun McKenna (born 1957 in Maidstone, Kent) is an English dramatist, lyricist and screenwriter.
Shaun McKenna studied at Maidstone Grammar School and the University of Bristol (1975–78). He was ...
David Flatman
David Luke Flatman or 'Flats' (born on 21 January 1980 in Maidstone) is a former rugby player. He was a prop for Bath and the England national rugby union team. He is now head of communications at Ba...
John Pugh
John David Pugh (born 28 June 1948, Liverpool) is a Liberal Democrat politician in the United Kingdom. He is Member of Parliament (MP) for Southport. First elected in 2001 with a majority of 3,007, ...
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Philip Langridge
Philip Gordon Langridge CBE (16 December 1939 – 5 March 2010) was an English tenor, considered to be among the foremost exponents of English opera and oratorio.Langridge was born in Hawkhurst, K...
James Butler (artist)
James Walter Butler MBE RA (born 25 July 1931 in London) is a British sculptor.Butler was educated at Maidstone Grammar School and studied art at Saint Martin's School of Art and the Royal College of ...
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Julius Brenchley
Julius Lucius Brenchley (30 November 1816 – 24 February 1873), of Maidstone, was a 19th-century English explorer, naturalist and author.
Born at Kingsley House, Maidstone, Kent, Julius Brenchley w...
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Geoffrey Hosking
Geoffrey Alan Hosking OBE FBA FRHistS (born 28 April 1942) is a British historian of Russia and the Soviet Union and formerly Leverhulme Research Professor of Russian History at the School of Slavonic...
Philip Moore (organist)
Philip Moore (born 30 September 1943) is an English composer and organist.
He attended Maidstone Grammar School.