Advocates or lawyers
- Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy – Freedom fighter, early opponent of British rule
- Alluri Sita Rama Raju – Revolutionary, Freedom Fighter, Lead the Rampa Rebellion, VIPLAVA JYOTI.
- Vedre Ramachandra Reddy Bhoodhan - Social Reformer, Satyagraha Movement leader
- Pingali Venkayya – Designed the Indian National Flag
- Komaram Bheem – Revolutionary, fought for liberation of Hyderabad
- Potti Sreeramulu – Revolutionary, fasted to death in protest for separate Andhra Pradesh
- Arutla Ramchandra Reddy - Indian freedom fighter & Telangana movement leader from Nalgonda
- N. G. Ranga – Freedom fighter
- Gouthu Latchanna - Freedom fighter
- Tanguturi Prakasam – Known as Andhra Kesari
- Potu Narsimha Reddy - Social Reformer, Satyagraha Movement leader from Adilabad
- Kaloji Narayana Rao – Freedom fighter
- Swami Ramanand Tirtha – Educator and social activist
- Puchalapalli Sundaraiah – Founding member of Communist Party in India
- Raavi Narayana Reddy – Freedom fighter
- Makhdoom Mohiuddin – Revolutionary poet
- Suravaram Pratapareddy - Freedom fighter and social historian
- Makineni Basavapunnaiah – Indian Communist leader
- Madapati Hanumantha Rao – First mayor of Hyderabad
- Koratala Satyanarayana – Communist politician
- Vavilala Gopalakrishnaya – Freedom fighter
- Kaneganti Hanumanthu – Freedom fighter
- Kalluri Chandramouli – Freedom fighter
- Veerapandiya Kattabomman – Palaiyakkarar, early opponent of British rule
- Gottipati Brahmaiah – Freedom fighter
- Sarojini Naidu – Freedom fighter and poet (Bengali, married to a Telugu person)
- Kasinadhuni Nageswara Rao – Politician
- Raja Sri V R G K M Prasad – Member of Legislative Assembly, infrastructure creation in India
Reserve Bank of India Governors
IAS Officers from AP
IPS Officers from AP
Business and industry
- Kallam Anji Reddy - Founder, Dr. Reddy's Laboratories.
- Grandhi Mallikarjuna Rao – Chairman, GMR Group, First Telugu Person in Forbes Magazine's Billionaires List.
- Prathap C. Reddy - Founder, Apollo Hospitals, India.
- Gunupati Venkata Krishna Reddy - Founder, GVK (conglomerate)
- Prem Reddy - Founder, Prime Healthcare Services, which owns several hospitals in the United States.
- Ramoji Rao – Head of Eenadu Group, Ramoji Film city.
- T. Subbarami Reddy - Founder, Gayatri group,Philanthropist.
- Rayapati Sambasiva Rao - Jayalaxmi Group of Companies.
- Mullapudi Harishchandra Prasad - Founder, Andhra Sugars.
- P Obul Reddy - Founder, Nippo batteries.
- S. P. Y. Reddy - Chairman of Nandi Pipes, Panyam Cements and S.P.Y.Agro Industries.
- Lagadapati Rajagopal - Founder & Chairman of Lanco Group
- Nimmagadda Prasad – Founder,Chairman of Matrix Laboratories.
- Byrraju Ramalinga Raju – Founder, Satyam Computers.
- G. Pulla Reddy - Businessman,Philanthropist,Eduationist
- Galla Ramachandra Naidu – Founder, Amar Raja Group.
- Ramesh Gelli - Founder & chairperson of the erstwhile and now defunct Global Trust Bank.
- Gireesh Kumar Sanghi – Founder, Vaartha News Paper.
- Mokshagundam Visvesvarayya – Engineer of eminence
- Yellapragada Subbarow – cancer researcher
- D. Bap Reddy - . Deputy Regional Representative (Diplomatic status level position) of Asia and Pacific for the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations(FAO) - From 1978 to 1982. FAO Representative in Indonesia - From 1982 to 1986 FAO Representative in Nepal - 1987
- J. N. Reddy - Distinguished Professor& Holder of Oscar S. Wyatt Endowed Chair
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A& M University
Musicians and Dancers
- Ghantasala Venkateswara Rao, Singer, Composer
- S P Balasubrahmanyam, Singer
- P. Susheela, singer
- S. Janaki, singer
- P. B. Sreenivas, singer
- Saluri Rajeswara Rao, composer
- K. Chakravarthy, composer
- Master Venu,Composer
- M. M. Keeravani, Composer,Lyricist,Singer
- S V Krishna Reddy,Composer
- Ramesh Naidu, composer
- Chakri (music director)
- Talat Aziz, Ghazal Singer
- Suddala Ashok Teja, lyricist
- Nagur Babu (Mano), singer
- Ramana Gogula, composer
- Mani Sharma, composer
- Sunitha, singer
- Devi Sri Prasad, composer,Singer
- Usha, Singer
- Jikki, Singer
- Veturi Sundararama Murthy, lyricist
- Sirivennela Sitaramasastri, lyricist
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- ^ Dr. Sekhar Tam Tam MB BS, MBE 2006 Investiture Ceremony at Buckingham Palace, London
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