Thomas Morton (bishop)
Thomas Morton (1564–1659) was an English churchman, bishop of several dioceses. Well-connected and in favour with King James, he was also a significant polemical writer against Roman Catholic views. H...
William Clarke (antiquary)
William Clarke (1696–1771) was an English cleric and antiquary.
Born at Haughmond Abbey in Shropshire, he was the son of a yeoman who ho acted as confidential agent for the Kynaston family of Hard...
Augustus Edward Hough Love
Augustus Edward Hough Love FRS (17 April 1863, Weston-super-Mare – 5 June 1940, Oxford), often known as A. E. H. Love, was a mathematician famous for his work on the mathematical theory of elasticity....
Benjamin Hall Kennedy
Benjamin Hall Kennedy (6 November 1804 – 6 April 1889) was an English scholar and schoolmaster, known for his work in the teaching of the Latin language.
He was born at Summer Hill, near Birmingha...
Simon Keenlyside
Simon Keenlyside CBE (born 3 August 1959) is a British baritone who has had an active international career performing in operas and concerts since the mid-1980s.
Keenlyside was born in London, the...
Henry Pepys
Henry Pepys (18 April 1783– 13 November 1860) was a Church of England Bishop of Worcester.
Pepys was born in Wimpole Street, London, the son of Sir William Weller Pepys (1740/41–1825), a master in...
Glyn Daniel
Glyn Edmund Daniel (23 April 1914 – 13 December 1986) was a Welsh scientist and archaeologist who taught at Cambridge University, where he specialised in the European Neolithic period. He was ap...
Maud Doria Haviland
Maud Doria Haviland (10 February 1889 – 3 April 1941) was an English ornithologist. She was born in Tamworth, Warwickshire, married Harold Hulme Brindley, a fellow of St John's College, Cambridge, an...
Thomas Walkington
Thomas Walkington (died 1621) was an English cleric and author.
Walkington was a native of Lincoln. He was educated at Cambridge, where he graduated B.A. in 1596-7 and M.A. in 1600. He was elected...
Harold Jeffreys
Sir Harold Jeffreys, FRS (22 April 1891 – 18 March 1989) was an English mathematician, statistician, geophysicist, and astronomer. His book Theory of Probability, which first appeared in 1939, played ...
Thomas Pownall Boultbee
Thomas Pownall Boultbee, LL.D. (1818-1884), was an English clergyman.
Boultbee was the eldest son of Thomas Boultbee, for forty-seven years Vicar of Bidford, Warwickshire, was born on 7 Aug. 1818....
Richard Pendlebury
Richard Pendlebury (1847, Liverpool – 1902) was a British mathematician, musician, bibliophile and mountaineer.He went up to St John's College, Cambridge in 1866 and graduated senior wrangler i...
John Cockcroft
Sir John Douglas Cockcroft, OM, KCB, CBE, FRS (27 May 1897 – 18 September 1967) was a British physicist. He shared the Nobel Prize in Physics for splitting the atomic nucleus with Ernest Walton, and w...
Kenneth Craik
Kenneth James Williams Craik (K.J.W. Craik) (1914–1945) was a philosopher and psychologist who studied philosophy at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, and received his doctorate from Cambridge Un...
John Knewstub
John Knewstub (or Knewstubs) (1544–1624) was an English clergyman, one of the participants in the Hampton Court Conference of 1604 representing the Puritan side. Patrick Collinson calls him presbyteri...
Samuel Squire
Samuel Squire (1714 – 7 May 1766) was a Bishop of the Church of England and a historian.
Squire was the son of a druggist in Warminster, Wiltshire, and was first educated at Lord Weymouth's ...
Jack Beatson
Sir Jack Beatson, QC FBA (born 1948), has been a Lord Justice of Appeal since January 2013. He was previously a High Court judge in the Queen's Bench Division, a Law Commissioner and a professor of la...
Everard Digby (scholar)
Everard Digby (born c. 1550) was an English academic theologian, expelled as a Fellow of St John's College, Cambridge for reasons that were largely religious. He is known as the author of a 1587 book,...
Tim Lankester
Sir Tim Lankester, KCB (born 15 April 1942) was President of Corpus Christi College, Oxford, EnglandLankester was educated at Monkton Combe School.After Voluntary Service Overseas in British Honduras ...
William George Constable
William George Constable (born Derby, England, 27 October 1887, died Cambridge, Massachusetts, 3 February 1976, was an art historian and gallery director.
Distantly related to the landscape painte...
Henry Martyn
Henry Martyn (18 February 1781 – 16 October 1812) was an Anglican priest and missionary to the peoples of India and Persia. Born in Truro, Cornwall, he was educated at Truro Grammar School and St John...
Thomas Barbar
Thomas Barbar (fl. 1587), was an English divine.Barbar was admitted scholar of St. John's College, Cambridge, 8 November 1560, proceeded B.A. 1563–4, M.A. 1567, and B.D. 1576, and was elected fellow 1...
Thomas Bennet
Thomas Bennet (1673–1728) was an English clergyman, known for controversial and polemical writings, and as a Hebraist.
He was born at Salisbury, England, on 7 May 1673. and was educated at the fre...
Edwin Gifford
Edwin Hamilton Gifford, DD (18 December 1820 - 4 May 1905) was an eminent Anglican priest and author in the second half of the 19th century.Edwin Gifford was educated at Shrewsbury and St John's Colle...
Richard Samworth
Richard John Samworth (born May 1978) is a Professor of Statistics in the Statistical Laboratory, University of Cambridge, and a Teaching Fellow of St John's College, Cambridge. He is also the Honorar...
R. W. H. T. Hudson
Ronald William Henry Turnbull Hudson (July 16, 1876 – September 20, 1904) was a British mathematician.
Mike Brearley
John Michael "Mike" Brearley OBE (born 28 April 1942) is a retired English first-class cricketer who captained Cambridge University, Middlesex, and England. He captained the international side in 31 o...
Churchill Babington
Churchill Babington (/ˈbæbɪŋtən/; 11 March 1821 – 12 January 1889) was an English classical scholar, archaeologist and naturalist, born at Rothley Temple, in Leicestershire.He was first educated by hi...