Famous People Born In Glasgow

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 1 
Alex Ferguson
(One of the Greatest Football Managers of All Time)
Alex Ferguson
48
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 31, 1941
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 2 
Andy Murray
(One of the Best Tennis Players in the World)
Andy Murray
55
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 5, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 3 
Billy Connolly
(Stand-up Comedian)
Billy Connolly
23
Birthdate: November 24, 1942
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 4 
Angus Young
(Co-Founder and Lead Guitarist for the Hard Rock Band 'AC/DC')
Angus Young
31
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: March 31, 1955
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
 5 
James McAvoy
(Scottish Actor)
James McAvoy
36
Birthdate: April 21, 1979
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 6 
Lewis Capaldi
(Scottish Singer Best Known for His Hit Single 'Someone You Loved')
Lewis Capaldi
39
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 7, 1996
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 7 
Mark Knopfler
(Former lead guitarist, singer and songwriter of the rock band Dire Straits)
Mark Knopfler
5
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 12, 1949
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 8 
Kelly Macdonald
(Scottish Actress Best Known for Her Roles in the Films: ‘Trainspotting’, ‘Gosford Park’, ‘Intermission’ and ‘Nanny McPhee’)
Kelly Macdonald
18
Birthdate: February 23, 1976
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
 9 
Donovan
(Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Composer, Autobiographer, Writer, Poet, Record producer, Film score composer)
Donovan
7
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 10, 1946
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 10 
Robbie Coltrane
6
Birthdate: March 30, 1950
Sun Sign: Aries
 11 
David McCallum
16
Birthdate: September 19, 1933
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 12 
Peter Capaldi
14
Birthdate: April 14, 1958
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 13 
David Moyes
(Football Coach)
David Moyes
9
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 25, 1963
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 14 
John A. Macdonald
(The First Prime Minister of Canada (1878 - 1891))
John A. Macdonald
10
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 11, 1815
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: June 6, 1891
 15 
Rory McCann
(Scottish Actor Best Known for Portraying 'Sandor 'The Hound' Clegane' on the HBO Series 'Game of Thrones')
Rory McCann
9
Birthdate: April 24, 1969
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'6" (198 cm)
 16 
Kenny Dalglish
(Association football player, Association football manager)
Kenny Dalglish
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 4, 1951
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 17 
Graham McTavish
7
Birthdate: January 4, 1961
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 18 
Michelle Gomez
6
Birthdate: November 23, 1966
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 19 
Andrew Robertson
(association football player)
Andrew Robertson
8
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 11, 1994
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 20 
Ray Park
(Actor)
Ray Park
1
Birthdate: August 23, 1974
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 21 
Carol Ann Duffy
6
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 23, 1955
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 22 
Nikki Cross
(Wrestler)
Nikki Cross
9
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 21, 1989
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
 23 
Douglas Henshall
9
Birthdate: November 19, 1965
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 24 
Billy Boyd
(Actor)
Billy Boyd
6
Birthdate: August 28, 1968
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 25 
Tony Curran
(Scottish Actor)
Tony Curran
2
Birthdate: December 13, 1969
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 26 
Armando Iannucci
(Satirist, Writer, Comedian, Radio producer, Television producer, Librettist, Screenwriter)
Armando Iannucci
2
Birthdate: November 28, 1963
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 27 
Lynne Ramsay
(Scottish Film Director, Producer, Writer, and Cinematographer)
Lynne Ramsay
0
Birthdate: December 5, 1969
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 28 
Al Stewart
(Scottish Folk-Rock Musician Best Known for His Hit Single 'Year of the Cat')
Al Stewart
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 5, 1945
Sun Sign: Virgo
 29 
Iain De Caestecker
4
Birthdate: December 29, 1987
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 30 
Lonnie Donegan
7
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: April 29, 1931
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: November 3, 2002
 31 
Mary Ure
(Stage actor, Film actor)
Mary Ure
2
Birthdate: February 18, 1933
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: April 3, 1975
 32 
Aiden McGeady
(Footballer)
Aiden McGeady
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 4, 1986
Sun Sign: Aries
 33 
Allan Pinkerton
(Founder of Pinkerton National Detective Agency)
Allan Pinkerton
9
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 25, 1819
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: July 1, 1884
 34 
Darius Campbell
(Singer, Opera singer, Songwriter)
Darius Campbell
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 19, 1980
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 35 
Jamie Murray
(Scottish-born British Professional Tennis Player Who Specializes in Doubles)
Jamie Murray
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 13, 1986
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
 36 
William Ramsay
(Scottish Chemist Who Discovered the Noble Gases)
William Ramsay
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: October 2, 1852
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: July 23, 1916
 37 
Gordon Jackson
0
Birthdate: December 19, 1923
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: January 15, 1990
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 38 
Andrew Marr
(Journalist)
Andrew Marr
0
Birthdate: July 31, 1959
Sun Sign: Leo
 39 
Charles Rennie Mackintosh
1
Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: June 7, 1868
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: December 10, 1928
 40 
Phyllida Law
(Actress)
Phyllida Law
3
Birthdate: May 8, 1932
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
 41 
Joe McFadden
0
Birthdate: October 9, 1975
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 42 
Grant Morrison
(Comics writer, Writer, Science fiction writer)
Grant Morrison
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 31, 1960
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 43 
Laura Fraser
(Actress)
Laura Fraser
7
Birthdate: July 24, 1975
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
 44 
James McCarthy
(association football player)
James McCarthy
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 12, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 45 
Sean Biggerstaff
(Actor, Musician)
Sean Biggerstaff
0
Birthdate: March 15, 1983
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 46 
Kelly Cates
(Broadcaster)
Kelly Cates
0
Birthdate: September 28, 1975
Sun Sign: Libra
 47 
Bill Paterson
2
Birthdate: June 3, 1945
Sun Sign: Gemini
 48 
Lauren Mayberry
(Vocalist and Percussionist of the Scottish Pop Band 'Chvrches')
Lauren Mayberry
7
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 7, 1987
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'0" (152 cm)
 49 
George Young
(bassist, guitarist, songwriter, record producer)
George Young
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 6, 1946
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 50 
Alistair Maclean
(One of the Best-Selling Fiction Authors of All Time)
Alistair Maclean
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: April 21, 1922
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: February 2, 1987
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)