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Top Ten Celebrities with History Degrees

in association with the University of Kent

History is one of the most versatile degrees you can take. It demands painstaking research and eloquent arguments. It'll ask you to analyse and debate, consider and compose, and to tackle some of the broadest, most controversial topics humans have dealt with. it's good training, good enough for almost anything. And these ten celebrities with history degrees prove exactly that. 


Sacha Baron Cohen

The man we have to thank for the advent of that much-maligned summer staple, the Mankini, has made it on to our list. Sacha Baron Cohen may love to play morally and intellectually flawed characters (see Borat for more information), however his genuine intelligence and guile is evident, with his being a graduate of Cambridge (incidentally the top UK University for History 2016).