Famous People Born In Manchester

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 1 
Liam Gallagher
(Singer-songwriter)

Liam Gallagher
13
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 21, 1972
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 2 
Andy Gibb
(Singer-songwriter, Actor)

Andy Gibb
20
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 5, 1958
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: March 10, 1988

 3 
Davy Jones
(Musician)

Davy Jones
8
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: December 30, 1945
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: February 29, 2012
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)

 4 
Marcus Rashford
(Footballer)

Marcus Rashford
89
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 31, 1997
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 5 
Emmeline Pankhurst
(Leader of the British Suffragette Movement)

Emmeline Pankhurst
9
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: July 15, 1858
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: June 14, 1928

 6 

Benedict Wong
11
Birthdate: July 3, 1971
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 7 
J. J. Thomson
(Physicist)

J. J. Thomson
8
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: December 18, 1856
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: August 30, 1940
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 8 
David Lloyd George
(Former Chancellor of the Exchequer)

David Lloyd George
13
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 17, 1863
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: March 26, 1945

 9 
Karl Pilkington
(Television Presenter, Radio Producer)

Karl Pilkington
9
Birthdate: September 23, 1972
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 10 
John Thaw
(Actor)

John Thaw
6
Birthdate: January 3, 1942
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: February 21, 2002
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 11 
Tommy Fury
(Boxer)

Tommy Fury
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 7, 1999
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 12 
Johnny Marr
(Guitarist, Poet, Singer, Songwriter, Record producer)

Johnny Marr
5
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 31, 1963
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 13 
Davey Boy Smith
(Professional wrestler)

Davey Boy Smith
10
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 27, 1962
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: May 18, 2002
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 14 

Linus Roache
5
Birthdate: February 1, 1964
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 15 

Marsha Thomason
8
Birthdate: January 19, 1976
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 16 

Ryan Thomas
10
Birthdate: June 10, 1984
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 17 
Danny Welbeck
(Professional Footballer Who Plays as a Forward)

Danny Welbeck
5
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 26, 1990
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

David Hattersley Warner
4
Birthdate: July 29, 1941
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 19 
Mick Hucknall
(Singer-songwriter known for his signature red hair and for being the lead singer of the band Simply Red)

Mick Hucknall
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: June 8, 1960
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 20 
Caroline Catz
(Actress)

Caroline Catz
4
Birthdate: October 19, 1969
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 21 
Shayne Ward
(Singer)

Shayne Ward
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 16, 1984
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 22 
Bugzy Malone
(Rapper)

Bugzy Malone
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 20, 1990
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 23 
Jason Orange
(Singer)

Jason Orange
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 10, 1970
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 24 

Frances Hodgson Burnett
3
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 24, 1849
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: October 29, 1924

 25 

David Threlfall
0
Birthdate: October 12, 1953
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 26 
Genesis P-Orridge
(Singer-songwriter)

Genesis P-Orridge
2
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: February 22, 1950
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)

 27 

Jamie Lomas
2
Birthdate: April 21, 1975
Sun Sign: Taurus

 28 
Kate Abdo
(Sports Broadcaster)

Kate Abdo
1
Birthdate: September 8, 1981
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 29 
Peter Noone
(Singer-songwriter)

Peter Noone
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 5, 1947
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 30 

Sally Dynevor
1
Birthdate: May 30, 1963
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 31 

Holliday Grainger
8
Birthdate: March 27, 1988
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)

 32 
Judy Loe
(Actress)

Judy Loe
1
Birthdate: March 6, 1947
Sun Sign: Pisces

 33 
Nick Grimshaw
(Television presenter)

Nick Grimshaw
11
Birthdate: August 14, 1984
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 34 
Lesley Sharp
(Actress)

Lesley Sharp
1
Birthdate: April 3, 1960
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 35 
Danny Drinkwater
(Association football player)

Danny Drinkwater
7
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 5, 1990
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 36 
Lynda Baron
(Actress)

Lynda Baron
1
Birthdate: March 24, 1939
Sun Sign: Aries

 37 

Mark E. Smith
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 5, 1957
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: January 24, 2018
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 38 
Howard Donald
(Singer-songwriter)

Howard Donald
2
Birthdate: April 28, 1968
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 39 
Martin Hannett
(Record producer)

Martin Hannett
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 31, 1948
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: April 18, 1991

 40 

Bernard Hill
4
Birthdate: December 17, 1944
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 41 
Lewis Tan
(Actor)

Lewis Tan
7
Birthdate: February 4, 1987
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 42 
Paula Wilcox
(Actress)

Paula Wilcox
3
Birthdate: December 13, 1949
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 43 
Wes Brown
(Football player)

Wes Brown
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 13, 1979
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 44 

Robert Donat
4
Birthdate: March 18, 1905
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: June 9, 1958

 45 

Matthew McNulty
1
Birthdate: December 14, 1982
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 46 

John Cooper Clarke
5
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 25, 1949
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 47 
Billy Thorpe
(Singer)

Billy Thorpe
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 29, 1946
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: February 28, 2007

 48 
Max George
(Singer-songwriter)

Max George
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 6, 1988
Sun Sign: Virgo

 49 
Craig Cash
(Actor, Comedian)

Craig Cash
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 11, 1960
Sun Sign: Virgo

 50 
Jorgie Porter
(Actress)

Jorgie Porter
2
Birthdate: December 25, 1987
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)