Famous People Born In Bristol

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 1 
Cary Grant
(One of the Leading Men of Classic Hollywood Cinema)
Cary Grant
25
Birthdate: January 18, 1904
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: November 29, 1986
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 2 
Maisie Williams
(Portrayed Arya Stark on the HBO Series 'Game of Thrones')
Maisie Williams
37
Birthdate: April 5, 1997
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)
 3 
Blackbeard
(One of History’s Most Famous Pirates Who Became an Imposing Figure in American Folklore)
Blackbeard
21
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: 1680 AD
Died: November 22, 1718
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)
 4 
Banksy
(Graffiti Artist)
Banksy
30
Birthdate: 1974 AD
 5 
Stephen Merchant
(Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter, Radio personality, Film actor)
Stephen Merchant
9
Birthdate: November 24, 1974
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'7" (201 cm)
 6 
Lando Norris
(Racing driver)
Lando Norris
18
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 13, 1999
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 7 
James May
(TV Presenter)
James May
6
Birthdate: January 16, 1963
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 8 
Hannah Murray
(Actress)
Hannah Murray
2
Birthdate: July 1, 1989
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 9 
Paul Dirac
(One of the Most Significant Physicists of the 20th Century and Nobel Laureate)
Paul Dirac
4
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 8, 1902
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: October 20, 1984
 10 
Keren Woodward
(Singer-Songwriter and Founding Member of the Girl Group ‘Bananarama’)
Keren Woodward
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: April 2, 1961
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 11 
Russell Howard
(Comedian)
Russell Howard
3
Birthdate: March 23, 1980
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 12 
Veronica Cartwright
(British-American Actress Who is Known for Appearing in Science Fiction and Horror Films)
Veronica Cartwright
7
Birthdate: April 20, 1949
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 13 
Calico Jack
(British Pirate Captain Who Operated in Cuba and in the Bahamas During the Early 18th Century)
Calico Jack
5
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: December 26, 1682
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: November 18, 1720
 14 
William Penn
(Writer)
William Penn
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 14, 1644
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: July 30, 1718
 15 
Kevin McNally
3
Birthdate: April 27, 1956
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 16 
Nik Kershaw
(Singer-songwriter, Musician)
Nik Kershaw
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 1, 1958
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 17 
Alice Evans
(Actress)
Alice Evans
2
Birthdate: August 2, 1971
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 18 
Amelia Dyer
(English Serial Killer Who Killed Infants)
Amelia Dyer
23
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: 1837 AD
Died: June 11, 1897
 19 
Paul Potts
(Tenor Singer)
Paul Potts
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 13, 1970
Sun Sign: Libra
 20 
Damien Hirst
(Artist)
Damien Hirst
4
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 7, 1965
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 21 
Tom Hollander
(Best Known for His Portrayal of Mr. Collins in the Film ‘Pride & Prejudice')
Tom Hollander
8
Birthdate: August 25, 1967
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 22 
Robert Stephens
6
Birthdate: July 14, 1931
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: November 12, 1995
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 23 
David Prowse
(Bodybuilder)
David Prowse
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 1, 1935
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)
 24 
Kimberley Nixon
1
Birthdate: September 24, 1985
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 25 
Chris Morris
(Writer)
Chris Morris
1
Birthdate: September 5, 1965
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 26 
Tuppence Middleton
4
Birthdate: February 21, 1987
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 27 
Michael Redgrave
1
Birthdate: March 20, 1908
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: March 21, 1985
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 28 
Jack Butland
(Association football player)
Jack Butland
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 10, 1993
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 29 
Lee Evans
(Stand-up comedian)
Lee Evans
3
Birthdate: February 25, 1964
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 30 
Ian Holloway
(Football manager)
Ian Holloway
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 12, 1963
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 31 
Sara Dallin
(Pop Singer and a Founding Member of the Music Group Bananarama)
Sara Dallin
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 17, 1961
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 32 
Isaac Rosenberg
0
Birthdate: November 25, 1890
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: April 1, 1918
 33 
Claudia Fragapane
(Artistic gymnast)
Claudia Fragapane
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 24, 1997
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 4'7" (140 cm)
 34 
William Rees-Mogg
(Journalist)
William Rees-Mogg
1
Birthdate: July 14, 1928
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: December 29, 2012
 35 
Beth Gibbons
(English Singer-Songwriter and Member of the Trip Hop Band 'Portishead')
Beth Gibbons
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 4, 1965
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 36 
Samuel Barnett
2
Birthdate: April 25, 1980
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 37 
Robert Southey
(Former poet of the Romantic school, and Poet laureate from 1813 until his death)
Robert Southey
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 12, 1774
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: March 21, 1843
 38 
Ben Collins
(British Racing Driver and Winner of the 2003 ASCAR Championship)
Ben Collins
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 13, 1975
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 39 
Emily Blackwell
(Physician)
Emily Blackwell
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: October 8, 1826
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: September 7, 1910
 40 
Robert Del Naja
(Musician, Songwriter)
Robert Del Naja
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 21, 1965
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 41 
April Pearson
(Actress)
April Pearson
0
Birthdate: January 23, 1989
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 42 
Robin Cousins
(Figure Skater)
Robin Cousins
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 17, 1957
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 43 
Jack Thorne
(Screenwriter, Writer)
Jack Thorne
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 6, 1978
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 44 
Polly Parsons
(Television presenter)
Polly Parsons
2
Birthdate: February 15, 1984
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 45 
Richard Lynn
(psychologist, university teacher)
Richard Lynn
0
Birthdate: 1930 AD
 46 
Russ Conway
(Musician, Pianist, Songwriter)
Russ Conway
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: September 2, 1925
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: November 16, 2000
 47 
Jo Durie
(Tennis Player)
Jo Durie
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 27, 1960
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 48 
Thomas Chatterton
(Former Poet whose best known poem, O synge untoe mie roundelaie was set to a five-part madrigal by Samuel Wesley)
Thomas Chatterton
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 20, 1752
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: August 24, 1770
 49 
Thomas Lawrence
0
Birthdate: April 13, 1769
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: January 7, 1830
 50 
J. Lee Thompson
(Film director, Stage actor, Screenwriter)
J. Lee Thompson
0
Birthdate: August 1, 1914
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: August 30, 2002