Eminent Old Clayesmorians

Over the coming months we intend to build the Clayesmore "Hall of Fame" on this page.

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Geoffrey Heneage Drummond, VC
John Brooke-Little CVO, officer of arms and heraldry expert
Evelyn King, politician
Alan Gilmour CVO MBE, director, National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC)
Tony Hart, artist and creator of Morph
Mike Scott, television presenter
Anthony Allen, England rugby union player
Brian Epstein, manager of The Beatles
John Craxton, painter
Kenneth Mackintosh, Actor and National Theatre Director
Johnny Martyn, singer and guitarist
Stephen Joseph, Pioneer of Theatre in the Round
Augustus Casely-Hayford, Art and cultural historian
Jeremy Rogers MBE, Designer and builder of racing yachts such as Contessa 26 and Contessa 32
George Devine CBE, Theatre Manager
John Eveleigh, Portrait Painter
RM Clarkson, OBE Chief aerodynamicist De Havilland Aircraft and Co leader of the Mosquito design team
Eric Fernihough, Former holder of the motorcycle world speed record
Edward Ardizzone, CBE RA Artist, writer and illustrator
Graham Hayes, British Commando, WWII
Howard Panter, Theatre impresario, Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG)
Hugh Stewart, film editor
Rodney Sweetnam, KCVO CBE F.R.C.S. President of the Royal College of Surgeons 1995–98, Orthopaedic Surgeon to HM Queen.
Ron Spinney, Former Chairman of Hammerson
John Stephenson, cricketer,
David Walser, Church of England Minister, Archdeacon of Ely
Julian Rathbone, Author
Paul Killik - Founder Killik & Co

PLAMENATZ, John Petrov (1919-1929)

Published on September 14th, 2010 15:51

A Montenegrin political philosopher, who joined Clayesmore aged 7 with his older brother Vlon. Their father was Minister for Foreign Affairs. After leaving school he spent most of his life at Oxford University, becoming a Fellow of All Souls College, and succeeding Isiah Berlin as Chichele Professor of Social and Political Theory there.

He was the author of several works, including "Consent, Freedom and Political Obligation" (1938) and "Man & Society: A Critical Examination of Some Important Social & Political Theories from Machiavelli to Marx"(1963).

He died 19 February 1975.