Famous Alumni of London School Of Economics (LSE) - Celebrities from London School Of Economics (LSE)
The highly reputed London School Of Economics needs no introduction. It was earlier affiliated to the ‘University of London’ in early 1900s, but recently the institution became autonomous. As the name suggests, it is a favorite among students who want to pursue degrees in economics and political science. The London School Of Economics has often appeared in the lists of top 10 institutions in the world that offer courses in social sciences. According to a 2015-16 report, more than 10,000 students had enrolled at the institution for undergraduate as well as postgraduate courses. Apart from offering education of exceptional quality, the London School of Economics is also reputed for its notable alumni, most of whom have been immensely successful in their endeavors. Musician Mick Jagger, Hungarian American investor George Soros, former British first lady Cherie Blair and American business honcho David Rockefeller are a few eminent former students of this esteemed institution. Many music lovers were surprised that the legendary Mick Jagger is an alumnus of the London School Of Economics. Jagger, the co-founder of the popular band ‘Rolling Stones’, was felicitated with a knighthood in 2003 for his contribution to music. George Soros is recognized as one of world’s most successful investors and his net worth is estimated to be a whopping $25 Billion. Scroll below to find a list of noteworthy celebrities who were former students of the London School of Economics. Their success stories will tell you what a great institution like London School of Economics can do to one’s career.
Check out the list of notable London School Of Economics (LSE) alumni. Some of the notable London School Of Economics students are Pierre Trudeau, Mick Jagger, Monica Lewinsky, B. R. Ambedkar and George Soros.
The Most Famous Alumni of London School Of Economics (LSE)
|Mick Jagger||July 26, 1943||British||Mick Jagger is an illustrious musician, songwriter, singer, actor and the founding member of ‘The Rolling Stones’|
|Monica Lewinsky||July 23, 1973||American||Monica Lewinsky is a former White House intern who is infamously known for having ‘an illicit physical relationship’ with the then American President Bill Clinton|
|K. R. Narayanan||October 27, 1920||Indian||K.R|
|Kimba Wood||January 21, 1944||American||Kimba Maureen Wood is a Senior United States District Judge|
|Lee Kuan Yew||September 16, 1923||Singaporean||Lee Kuan Yew was the first Prime Minister of the Republic of Singapore|
|Kwame Nkrumah||September 21, 1909||Ghanaian, Romanian||Kwame Nkrumah was the first president and first Prime Minister of Ghana after nation’s independence from British rule|
|George Soros||August 12, 1930||Hungarian, American||George Soros is a highly successful businessman and philanthropist of Hungarian origin|
|Mwai Kibaki||November 15, 1931||Kenyan||Mwai Kibaki was the third President of Kenya|
|David Rockefeller||June 12, 1915||American||David Rockefeller was an American Banker and Philanthropist|
|Leo Rosten||April 11, 1908||American||Famous for crafting Yiddish lexicon, Leo Rosten is well known for acquainting Americans with the Jewish culture and language|