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Alumni

Notable Alumni

Belfast Royal Academy aims to prepare pupils for their future lives along whatever path they choose and over the centuries, the School has helped shape the minds of many prominent and interesting characters. Whether it is in politics, in the arts, in the world of science, or indeed even on the Ireland rugby team, you do not have to look very far to find an Academy pupil making an impact on life on this island and further afield. Below is just a brief selection of some of the numerous notable alumni who have moved on to successful careers in a wide variety of different sectors.

Sir Henry Pottinger

Sir Henry Pottinger

1789 - 1856
Sir Donald Currie

Sir Donald Currie

1825 - 1909
Sir Hugh Mc Calmont Cairns

Sir Hugh McCalmont Cairns

1819 - 1885
Joseph James Biggar

Joseph Gillis Biggar

1828 - 1890
Robert Young

Robert Young

1822 - 1917
Viscount James Bryce

Viscount James Bryce

1838 - 1922
Jack mccleery

Jack McCleery

1898 – 1983
Major General Sir Eric Girdwood

Major General Sir Eric Girdwood

1876 - 1963
Sir Francis Evans

Sir Francis Evans

1897-1983
Mercy Hunter

Mercy Hunter

1910-89
Dr Jack Kyle

Dr Jack Kyle

1926-2014
John Cole

John Cole

1927-2013
Professor James Stirling

Professor James Stirling

1953-2018
Lord Robin Eames

Lord Robin Eames

Kate Hoey

Kate Hoey

Tony Macaulay

Tony Macaulay

Nicola Glass

Nicola Glass

William Crawley

William Crawley

Nicola brewer

Nicola Brewer

Judith Gillespie

Judith Gillespie

Angela Mc Gowan

Angela McGowan

Karyn Harty

Karyn Harty

Tony Danker CBI

Tony Danker

Professor Janice Carruthers

Professor Janice Carruthers

Claire Mc Collum

Claire McCollum

Ian Henderson

Iain Henderson

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