Situated on the banks of River Thames, London is the capital of England and the United Kingdom. It is the most populous state in the country as well. It is classified as a leading global city, where a diverse range of languages and cultures thrive. With a variety of monuments, museums, cathedrals and world-heritage sites, the city is renowned for its vast number of tourists. Numerous notable personalities were born and raised in the city of London. Celebrities such as Tom Hardy, Tom Hiddleston, Emilia Clarke, Emily Blunt, Dev Patel, Idris Elba and Daniel Radcliffe were born here. Famous scientist Michael Faraday, poet John Keats, musician David Bowie, comedian Charlie Chaplin and director Alfred Hitchcock are also proud Londoners. Keep reading this list for more notable Londoners.
Emilia ClarkeEmilia Clarke
23 October 1986, British, American
Actress
Kit HaringtonKit Harington
26 December 1986, British
Actor

Elton JohnElton John
25 March 1947, British
Singer

Charles, Prince of WalesCharles, Prince of Wales
14 November 1948, British
Prince of Wales

George VGeorge V
03 June 1865, British
Former King of the United Kingdom

Henry VIII of EnglandHenry VIII of England
28 June 1491, British
King of England
Sacha Baron CohenSacha Baron Cohen
13 October 1971, British
Actor

Elizabeth I of EnglandElizabeth I of England
07 September 1533, British
Queen of England

David BowieDavid Bowie
08 January 1947, British
Singer

Robert PattinsonRobert Pattinson
13 May 1986, British
Actor
Antony Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of SnowdonAntony Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of Snowdon
07 March 1930, British
Photographer

Edward VIIEdward VII
09 November 1841, British
Former King of the United Kingdom
George MichaelGeorge Michael
25 June 1963, British
Singer

Phoebe Waller-BridgePhoebe Waller-Bridge
14 July 1985, British
Actress

Helen MirrenHelen Mirren
26 July 1945, British
Actress
Charlie ChaplinCharlie Chaplin
16 April 1889, British
 

Idris ElbaIdris Elba
06 September 1972, British
Actor
Emma ThompsonEmma Thompson
15 April 1959, British
Actress

Keira KnightleyKeira Knightley
26 March 1985, British
Actress

Rachel WeiszRachel Weisz
07 March 1970, British
Actress
Elizabeth TaylorElizabeth Taylor
27 February 1932, British, American
 

Daniel RadcliffeDaniel Radcliffe
23 July 1989, British
Actor
Queen Elizabeth IIQueen Elizabeth II
21 April 1926, British
Queen of the United Kingdom

Alan RickmanAlan Rickman
21 February 1946, British
 

Benedict CumberbatchBenedict Cumberbatch
19 July 1976, British
Actor

Lady Sarah ChattoLady Sarah Chatto
01 May 1964, British
Daughter of Princess Margaret
Christopher NolanChristopher Nolan
30 July 1970, British
Director
Dua LipaDua Lipa
22 August 1995, British
Singer-songwriter

Simon CowellSimon Cowell
07 October 1959, British
Reality TV Celebrity

Rosamund PikeRosamund Pike
27 January 1979, British
Actress

Angela LansburyAngela Lansbury
16 October 1925, British
Actress
Prince Edward, Earl of WessexPrince Edward, Earl of Wessex
10 March 1964, British
Prince

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Prince George of CambridgePrince George of Cambridge
22 July 2013, British
Prince of Cambridge

Sharon OsbourneSharon Osbourne
09 October 1952, British
Television host

Prince Andrew, Duke of YorkPrince Andrew, Duke of York
19 February 1960, British
Son of Queen Elizabeth II & Prince Philip

George III of the United KingdomGeorge III of the United Kingdom
04 June 1738, British
King
Rod StewartRod Stewart
10 January 1945, British
Singer-songwriter

Asa ButterfieldAsa Butterfield
01 April 1997, British
Actor
David CameronDavid Cameron
09 October 1966, British
Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

Suki WaterhouseSuki Waterhouse
05 January 1992, British
Actress, Model and Entrepreneur

Anna WintourAnna Wintour
03 November 1949, British
Magazine Editor, Fashion Journalist
Mark RonsonMark Ronson
04 September 1975, British
Musician

Kiefer SutherlandKiefer Sutherland
21 December 1966, Canadian, British
Actor, Director, Producer, Voice Actor
Michael CaineMichael Caine
14 March 1933, British
Actor

William IV of the United KingdomWilliam IV of the United Kingdom
21 August 1765, British
King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and

Natasha RichardsonNatasha Richardson
11 May 1963, British, American
Actress

Jude LawJude Law
29 December 1972, British
Actor

Richard BransonRichard Branson
18 July 1950, British
Entrepreneur
21 Savage21 Savage
22 October 1992, British
Hip-hop artist

Tilda SwintonTilda Swinton
05 November 1960, British
Actress

Thandie NewtonThandie Newton
06 November 1972, British
Actress

Damian LewisDamian Lewis
11 February 1971, British
Actor
Daniel Day-LewisDaniel Day-Lewis
29 April 1957, British
Actor

James CordenJames Corden
22 August 1978, British
Actor
Tom HiddlestonTom Hiddleston
09 February 1981, British
Actor

Martin McDonaghMartin McDonagh
26 March 1970, Irish, British
Playwright, Screenwriter, Filmmaker

Alfred HitchcockAlfred Hitchcock
13 August 1899, British
Film Director and Producer
Princess Charlotte of CambridgePrincess Charlotte of Cambridge
02 May 2015, British
Daughter of Prince William

Mary of TeckMary of Teck
26 May 1867, British
Former Queen of the United Kingdom
Emily RatajkowskiEmily Ratajkowski
07 June 1991, American
Model, Actress

Paul BettanyPaul Bettany
27 May 1971, British
Actor

Gavin RossdaleGavin Rossdale
30 October 1965, British
 
Lisa VanderpumpLisa Vanderpump
15 September 1960, British
Actress, Restaurateur

Dev PatelDev Patel
23 April 1990, British
Actor
Mary ShelleyMary Shelley
30 August 1797, British
Novelist

Kunal NayyarKunal Nayyar
30 April 1981, British
Actor

Mark StrongMark Strong
05 August 1963, British
Actor

Freddie HighmoreFreddie Highmore
14 February 1992, British
Actor
Tim Berners-LeeTim Berners-Lee
08 June 1955, British
Inventor of the World Wide Web
Richard AyoadeRichard Ayoade
12 June 1977, British
Actor

Virginia WoolfVirginia Woolf
25 January 1882, British
Novelist

Naomi CampbellNaomi Campbell
22 May 1970, British
Model

Jerry SpringerJerry Springer
13 February 1944, British, American
Talk Show Host, Former Politician, Former News
Edward I of EnglandEdward I of England
17 June 1239, British
King of England

Leona LewisLeona Lewis
03 April 1985, British
Singer-Songwriter

Ada LovelaceAda Lovelace
10 December 1815, British
Countess of Lovelace

Joan CollinsJoan Collins
23 May 1933, British
Actress & Author

Steve-OSteve-O
13 June 1974, Canadian, British, American
Actor
Victoria Coren MitchellVictoria Coren Mitchell
18 August 1972, British
Television Presenter

Camilla Parker BowlesCamilla Parker Bowles
17 July 1947, British
British duchess
Naomie HarrisNaomie Harris
06 September 1976, British
Actress

Rachel JohnsonRachel Johnson
03 September 1965, British
Editor, Journalist

Billy IdolBilly Idol
30 November 1955, British
 
David WalliamsDavid Walliams
20 August 1971, British
Actor

Andy SerkisAndy Serkis
20 April 1964, British
Actor
Jimmy PageJimmy Page
09 January 1944, British
Musician

Catherine HowardCatherine Howard
1523 AD, British
Queen of England from (1540-1541)

Alan WattsAlan Watts
06 January 1915, British, American
Philosopher, Writer & Speaker

Helen McCroryHelen McCrory
17 August 1968, British
Actress
Jane GoodallJane Goodall
03 April 1934, British
Anthropologist

Andrew LincolnAndrew Lincoln
14 September 1973, British
Actor
Toby StephensToby Stephens
21 April 1969, British
Actor

Sid ViciousSid Vicious
10 May 1957, British
Musician
Elizabeth Bowes-LyonElizabeth Bowes-Lyon
04 August 1900, British
British Queen

Jane SeymourJane Seymour
15 February 1951, British
 
Poppy DelevingnePoppy Delevingne
03 May 1986, British
Model, Actress