Famous People Born In Glasgow

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 1 Alex Ferguson

Alex Ferguson
19
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Former Manager of Manchester United
Birthdate: December 31, 1941
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 2 Andy Murray

Andy Murray
24
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Tennis player
Birthdate: May 5, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 3 Angus Young

Angus Young
15
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Co-founder & Lead Guitarist of the Hard Rock Band, AC/DC
Birthdate: March 31, 1955
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 4 Billy Connolly

Billy Connolly
8
Famous As: Stand-up Comedian
Birthdate: November 24, 1942
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 5 James McAvoy

James McAvoy
13
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 21, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 6 Mark Knopfler

Mark Knopfler
2
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Record producer, Film score composer
Birthdate: August 12, 1949
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 7 John Barrowman

John Barrowman
5
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 11, 1967
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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 8 David McCallum

David McCallum
4
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 19, 1933
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 9 Deborah Kerr

Deborah Kerr
1
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 30, 1921
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: October 16, 2007

 10 Kenny Dalglish

Kenny Dalglish
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Association football player, Association football manager
Birthdate: March 4, 1951
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 11 Robbie Coltrane

Robbie Coltrane
0
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 30, 1950
Sun Sign: Aries

 12 Peter Capaldi

Peter Capaldi
3
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 14, 1958
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 13 Donovan

Donovan
0
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Composer, Autobiographer, Writer, Poet, Record producer, Film score composer
Birthdate: May 10, 1946
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 14 David Moyes

David Moyes
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football Coach
Birthdate: April 25, 1963
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 15 Graham McTavish

Graham McTavish
2
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 4, 1961
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 16 Michelle Gomez

Michelle Gomez
2
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 23, 1966
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 17 Ray Park

Ray Park
0
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 23, 1974
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 18 Carol Ann Duffy

Carol Ann Duffy
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 23, 1955
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 19 Laura Fraser

Laura Fraser
2
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 24, 1975
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 20 Andrew Robertson

Andrew Robertson
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: association football player
Birthdate: March 11, 1994
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 21 Lauren Mayberry

Lauren Mayberry
1
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: October 7, 1987
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)

 22 Douglas Henshall

Douglas Henshall
2
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 19, 1965
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 23 Billy Boyd

Billy Boyd
2
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 28, 1968
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 24 Nikki Cross

Nikki Cross
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Wrestler
Birthdate: April 21, 1989
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 25 Rory McCann

Rory McCann
3
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: April 24, 1969
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)

 26 Armando Iannucci

Armando Iannucci
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Famous As: Satirist, Writer, Comedian, Radio producer, Television producer, Librettist, Screenwriter
Birthdate: November 28, 1963
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 27 Bill Bradley

Bill Bradley
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Senator
Birthdate: July 28, 1943
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'5" (196 cm)

 28 Aiden McGeady

Aiden McGeady
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Footballer
Birthdate: April 4, 1986
Sun Sign: Aries

 29 Jamie Murray

Jamie Murray
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Tennis player
Birthdate: February 13, 1986
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 30 Tony Curran

Tony Curran
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 13, 1969
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 31 Iain De Caestecker

Iain De Caestecker
1
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 29, 1987
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 32 Lynne Ramsay

Lynne Ramsay
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Famous As: Film director, Screenwriter, Cinematographer, Film producer
Birthdate: December 5, 1969
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 33 Lonnie Donegan

Lonnie Donegan
1
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: April 29, 1931
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: November 3, 2002

 34 Grant Morrison

Grant Morrison
0
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Comics writer, Writer, Science fiction writer
Birthdate: January 31, 1960
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 35 Al Stewart

Al Stewart
0
Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer-songwriter, Singer, Songwriter
Birthdate: September 5, 1945
Sun Sign: Virgo

 36 Allan Pinkerton

Allan Pinkerton
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: American Detective
Birthdate: August 25, 1819
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: July 1, 1884

 37 William Ramsay

William Ramsay
0
Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Chemist
Birthdate: October 2, 1852
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: July 23, 1916

 38 Andrew Marr

Andrew Marr
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: July 31, 1959
Sun Sign: Leo

 39 Charles Rennie Mackintosh

Charles Rennie Mackintosh
0
Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: June 7, 1868
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: December 10, 1928

 40 Mary Ure

Mary Ure
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Famous As: Stage actor, Film actor
Birthdate: February 18, 1933
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: April 3, 1975

 41 Phyllida Law

Phyllida Law
1
Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 8, 1932
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 42 Gordon Jackson

Gordon Jackson
0
Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 19, 1923
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: January 15, 1990
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 43 Joanne Calderwood

Joanne Calderwood
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Mixed Martial Artist
Birthdate: December 23, 1986
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 44 Darius Campbell

Darius Campbell
0
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Singer, Opera singer, Songwriter
Birthdate: August 19, 1980
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)

 45 Joe McFadden

Joe McFadden
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 9, 1975
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 46 Alistair Maclean

Alistair Maclean
1
Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Novelist
Birthdate: April 21, 1922
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: February 2, 1987
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 47 James McCarthy

James McCarthy
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: association football player
Birthdate: November 12, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 48 George Young

George Young
0
Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: bassist, guitarist, songwriter, record producer
Birthdate: November 6, 1946
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 49 Kelly Cates

Kelly Cates
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Famous As: Broadcaster
Birthdate: September 28, 1975
Sun Sign: Libra

 50 Colin Montgomerie

Colin Montgomerie
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Golfer
Birthdate: June 23, 1963
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)