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  • Noel Perrin (1927 - 2004)
    Noel Perrin (September 18, 1927 – November 21, 2004) was an American essayist and a professor at Dartmouth College. Early years Perrin was born on September 18, 1927, in New York City and ...
  • Walter Hely-Hutchinson (1849 - 1913) ; Walter Hely Hutchinson
  • Richard Quentin Borthwick (1911 - 1985)
    From: Richard Quentin Borthwick 3b Captain Arthur Sandilands BORTHWICK, born at Winchester 26 December 1879, served in Boer War and WWI, married at London 14 July 1910 Vera Janet Hervey, younger ...
  • Charles Kingsley, Revd. (1819 - 1875)
    Charles Kingsley (12 June 1819 – 23 January 1875) was a minister of the Church of England, a university professor, historian and novelist. He is particularly associated with the West Country a...
  • Sir John Corbet, MP, 1st Baronet of Stoke upon Tern (1594 - 1662)
    From Wijipedia, February 2015: Sir John Corbet, 1st Baronet of Stoke upon Tern (1594 – July 1662) was an English politician who represented Shropshire in the House of Commons of the long Parli...

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University of Cambridge

The University of Cambridge (informally known as "Cambridge University" or simply as "Cambridge") is a collegiate research university located in Cambridge, England, United Kingdom.

Originally founded in 1209, it is the second-oldest university in English-speaking areas, and the world's third-oldest surviving university.The university grew out of an association of scholars that was formed in 1209, early records suggest, by scholars leaving Oxford after a dispute with townsfolk. The two "ancient universities" have many common features and are often jointly referred to as Oxbridge.

Today, Cambridge is formed from a variety of institutions which include 31 constituent colleges and comprehensive academic departments which are organised into six academic schools. All these organisations occupy different locations in the town including purposely-built sites and the student life is found in the arts, sport clubs and societies. Cambridge has nurtured many prominent alumni, and 90 Nobel laureates have been affiliated with the university. It is also a member of various academic associations and forms part of the "golden triangle" of English universities.

In post-nominals the university's name is abbreviated as Cantab, a shortened form of Cantabrigiensis.

List of Alumni of the University of Cambridge


A Cambridge Alumni Database This database is planned to contain biographical details of everyone who has been identified as being academically associated with the University of Cambridge, covering the period from 1200 onwards.