Famous People Born In Leeds

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Peter O'Toole
(Stage and Film Actor)
Peter O'Toole
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Birthdate: August 2, 1932
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: December 14, 2013
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Charlie Heaton
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Birthdate: February 6, 1994
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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Mel B
(Singer)
Mel B
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Birthdate: May 29, 1975
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
Marco Pierre White
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Listed In: Food Experts
Birthdate: December 11, 1961
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
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Amy Jackson
(Actress)
Amy Jackson
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Birthdate: November 30, 1985
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
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Matthew Lewis
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Birthdate: June 27, 1989
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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James Milner
(Footballer)
James Milner
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 4, 1986
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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Kalvin Phillips
(Football player)
Kalvin Phillips
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 2, 1995
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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Gemma Whelan
(Actress)
Gemma Whelan
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Birthdate: April 23, 1981
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
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Christopher Tolkien
(Editor, Illustrator, Academic and the Son of Author J. R. R. Tolkien)
Christopher Tolkien
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Birthdate: November 21, 1924
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: January 16, 2020
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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Gabby Logan
(Presenter and a former international rhythmic gymnast)
Gabby Logan
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Birthdate: April 24, 1973
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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John Simm
(Actor)
John Simm
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Birthdate: July 10, 1970
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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Alan Smith
(English Footballer)
Alan Smith
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 28, 1980
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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Corinne Bailey Rae
(Singer-Songwriter Best Known for Her 2006 Single ‘Put Your Records On')
Corinne Bailey Rae
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: February 26, 1979
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
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Julian Barratt
(Actor, Comedian, Composer)
Julian Barratt
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Birthdate: May 4, 1968
Sun Sign: Taurus
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Jimmy Savile
(DJ, Television & Radio Personality)
Jimmy Savile
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Birthdate: October 31, 1926
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: October 29, 2011
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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Vic Reeves
(Comedian, Autobiographer, Singer)
Vic Reeves
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Birthdate: January 24, 1959
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
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Royston Langdon
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 1, 1972
Sun Sign: Taurus
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Jeremy Paxman
(Journalist, Television presenter, Writer, Radio personality)
Jeremy Paxman
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Birthdate: May 11, 1950
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)
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Beryl Burton
(Sport cyclist)
Beryl Burton
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 12, 1937
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: May 8, 1996
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Ralph Ineson
(Actor who is known for playing the role of Chris Finch in the BBC television series The Office)
Ralph Ineson
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Birthdate: December 15, 1969
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
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Angela Griffin
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Birthdate: July 10, 1976
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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Josh Warrington
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 14, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
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James Frain
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Birthdate: March 14, 1968
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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Chris Moyles
(Television presenter, Autobiographer, Disc jockey)
Chris Moyles
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Birthdate: February 22, 1974
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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Nile Wilson
(Former British Artistic Gymnast and Olympic Bronze Medalist)
Nile Wilson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 17, 1996
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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Stevie Wright
(Australian Musician, Songwriter and Lead Singer of the Rock-and-Roll Band 'The Easybeats')
Stevie Wright
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 20, 1947
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: December 27, 2015
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Sophie Wilson
(computer scientist)
Sophie Wilson
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: 1957 AD
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Matty Lee
(Diver)
Matty Lee
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 5, 1998
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
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Tony Harrison
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 6, 1990
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
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Owney Madden
(Gangster)
Owney Madden
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: December 18, 1891
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: April 24, 1965
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Nicola Adams
(British Former Professional Boxer)
Nicola Adams
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 26, 1982
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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Beverley Callard
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Birthdate: March 28, 1957
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
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Philip Wicksteed
(Economist)
Philip Wicksteed
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Birthdate: October 25, 1844
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: March 18, 1927
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Arthur Ransome
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 18, 1884
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: June 3, 1967
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Christian Cooke
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Birthdate: September 15, 1987
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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Sally Timms
(Singer, Singer-songwriter)
Sally Timms
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 29, 1959
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
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Charles Stross
(British Writer of Science Fiction and Fantasy)
Charles Stross
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: October 18, 1964
Sun Sign: Libra
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Brenda Hale, Baroness Hale of Richmond
(Former President of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom)
Brenda Hale, Baroness Hale of Richmond
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: January 31, 1945
Sun Sign: Aquarius
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Michael Halliday
(Linguist who developed the internationally influential systemic functional linguistics (SFL) model of language)
Michael Halliday
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Birthdate: April 13, 1925
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: April 15, 2018
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John Atkinson Grimshaw
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Birthdate: September 6, 1836
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: October 13, 1893
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Nell McAndrew
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Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: November 6, 1973
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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Angela Morley
(Composer)
Angela Morley
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Birthdate: March 10, 1924
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: January 14, 2009
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Danny Care
(Rugby union player)
Danny Care
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 2, 1987
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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Jake Thackray
(English Singer-Songwriter, Poet & Journalist)
Jake Thackray
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: February 27, 1938
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: December 24, 2002
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Francesca Jones
(Tennis player)
Francesca Jones
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 19, 2000
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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William Congreve
(Playwright, Poet, Writer, Translator)
William Congreve
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Birthdate: January 24, 1670
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: January 19, 1729
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Jason Robinson
(rugby league player, rugby union player)
Jason Robinson
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 30, 1974
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
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Thomas Byles
(Priest)
Thomas Byles
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 26, 1870
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: April 15, 1912
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Paul Ryan
(Singer, Musician)
Paul Ryan
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: October 24, 1948
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: November 29, 1992