11 Notable alumni of
Queen Margaret University

Queen Margaret University is 1688th in the world, 563rd in Europe, and 106th in the United Kingdom by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 11 notable alumni from Queen Margaret University sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Susan Boyle

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    Susan Boyle
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1961-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    singeractor
    Biography

    Susan Magdalane Boyle is a Scottish singer. She rose to fame in 2009 after appearing as a contestant on the third series of Britain's Got Talent, singing "I Dreamed a Dream" from Les Misérables.

  2. Kevin McKidd

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    Kevin McKidd
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1973-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    stage actorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Kevin McKidd is a Scottish actor, television director, and occasional singer. Before playing the role of Owen Hunt in Grey's Anatomy, for which he is widely known, McKidd appeared as Tommy Mackenzie in Danny Boyle's Trainspotting (1996), Count Vronsky in the BBC miniseries Anna Karenina (2000), Lucius Vorenus in the historical drama series Rome (2005–2007) and Dan Vasser in the NBC series Journeyman (2007). He provided the voice of John "Soap" MacTavish in the video games Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 and Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3. He also played Poseidon in the film Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, and Father Deegan in the Father Ted Christmas special.

  3. Ashley Jensen

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    Ashley Jensen
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    actorstage actorfilm actortelevision actor
    Biography

    Ashley Jensen is a British actress and narrator born in Scotland. She was nominated for an Emmy for her role on the television series Extras, in which she appeared from 2005 to 2007. She was a cast member of the ABC series Ugly Betty and the short-lived CBS sitcom Accidentally on Purpose. She also plays the main character in the comedy-drama detective television series Agatha Raisin.

  4. Angel Coulby

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    Angel Coulby
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Angel Leonie Coulby is an English actress in film, television, and theatre. She is best known for portraying the character Gwen (Guinevere) in the BBC fantasy series Merlin.

  5. Edith Bowman

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    Edith Bowman
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Edith Eleanor Smith is a Scottish radio DJ and TV presenter. She hosted the Weekday Afternoon Show and the Weekend breakfast on BBC Radio 1 until 2012, and has presented a variety of music-related television shows and music festivals.

  6. James Mackenzie

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    James Mackenzie
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1979-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    actortelevision actor
    Biography

    James Mackenzie is a Scottish actor and game show host, best known for playing the original lead role in the children's game show Raven. His titular character's catchphrase on the show was "Let the challenge... Begin." He has also played Gary Trenton in the BBC Scotland soap opera River City. James now plays a widower father in the Cbeebies children's TV show Molly and Mack.

  7. Michelle Duncan

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    Michelle Duncan
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    actorstage actorfilm actor
    Biography

    Michelle Duncan is a Scottish actress, known for Driving Lessons (2006), Atonement (2007) and The Broken (2008). She portrayed Shelley Stern in the biographical drama film Bohemian Rhapsody (2018).

  8. Michael Matheson

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    Michael Matheson
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Michael Stephen Matheson is a Scottish politician serving as Cabinet Secretary for Net Zero, Energy and Transport, formerly known as Cabinet Secretary for Transport, Infrastructure and Connectivity, since 2018. A member of the Scottish National Party (SNP), he has been a Member of the Scottish Parliament (MSP) since 1999, first representing Central Scotland and, since 2007, the Falkirk West constituency. He previously served as Cabinet Secretary for Justice from 2014 to 2018 and Minister for Public Health from 2011 to 2014.

  9. Shirley-Anne Somerville

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    Shirley-Anne Somerville
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    1974-.. (age 47)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Shirley-Anne Somerville is a Scottish politician serving as Cabinet Secretary for Education and Skills since May 2021, having previously served as Cabinet Secretary for Social Security and Older People from 2018 to 2021. A member of the Scottish National Party (SNP), she has been the Member of the Scottish Parliament (MSP) for Dunfermline since 2016 and an additional member for the Lothians region from 2007 to 2011.

  10. Mark Hirst

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    Mark Hirst
    Born in
    United Kingdom Flag United Kingdom
    Years
    20th Century
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Mark Hirst is former Editor-in-Chief of Radio Sputnik/Sputnik News UK, formerly RIA Novosti,, Russia's largest news organisation. Hirst is a former broadcast journalist with STV News. He has also produced and appeared in a number of independently-made documentary films.

  11. Stavroula Samara

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    Stavroula Samara
    Born in
    Greece Flag Greece
    Years
    1994-.. (age 27)
    Occupations
    rhythmic gymnast
    Biography

    Stavroula Samara was the leader of the Greek group (ensemble) in rhythmic gymnast. She represents her nation at international competitions.