Famous People Born In Yorkshire

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 1 Diana Rigg

Diana Rigg
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 20, 1938
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 2 Tom Wilkinson

Tom Wilkinson
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 5, 1948
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)

 3 Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley

Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley
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Famous As: King Consort of Scotland (1565-1567)
Birthdate: December 7, 1545
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: February 10, 1567

 4 Timothy West

Timothy West
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 20, 1934
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 5 Mick Ronson

Mick Ronson
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Guitarist
Birthdate: May 26, 1946
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: April 29, 1993

 6 Maureen Lipman

Maureen Lipman
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: May 10, 1946
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 7 Allan Holdsworth

Allan Holdsworth
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: August 6, 1946
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: April 15, 2017
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 8 Richard Coyle

Richard Coyle
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 27, 1972
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 9 Patricia Haines

Patricia Haines
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 3, 1932
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: February 25, 1977
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 10 Emma Chambers

Emma Chambers
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 11, 1964
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: February 21, 2018
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)

 11 Yungblud

Yungblud
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer Songwriter
Birthdate: August 5, 1997
Sun Sign: Leo

 12 Gemma Whelan

Gemma Whelan
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 23, 1981
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)

 13 Jimi Mistry

Jimi Mistry
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: January 1, 1973
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 14 Angela Griffin

Angela Griffin
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: July 10, 1976
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)

 15 Chris Norman

Chris Norman
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: October 25, 1950
Sun Sign: Scorpio

 16 Dean Jagger

Dean Jagger
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 11, 1978
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 17 Joanna Christie

Joanna Christie
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 10, 1982
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 18 John Simm

John Simm
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 10, 1970
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 19 Joanne Catherall

Joanne Catherall
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: September 18, 1962
Sun Sign: Virgo

 20 Sir Leonard Hutton

Sir Leonard Hutton
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Cricketer
Birthdate: June 23, 1916
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: September 6, 1990

 21 Sophie Lowe

Sophie Lowe
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 5, 1990
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)

 22 Peter Firth

Peter Firth
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: October 27, 1953
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 23 Hudson Taylor

Hudson Taylor
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Missionary
Birthdate: May 21, 1832
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: June 3, 1905

 24 Katharine Viner

Katharine Viner
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: January 4, 1971
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 25 Alastair Campbell

Alastair Campbell
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: May 25, 1957
Sun Sign: Gemini

 26 Dewey Bunnell

Dewey Bunnell
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Musician
Birthdate: January 19, 1952
Sun Sign: Capricorn

 27 Kenneth Murray

Kenneth Murray
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: American Football Player
Birthdate: November 16, 1998
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)

 28 Beverley Callard

Beverley Callard
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 28, 1957
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 29 Terri Harper

Terri Harper
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: November 2, 1996
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 30 Vincent Franklin

Vincent Franklin
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: November 3, 1966
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 31 Henry Sidgwick

Henry Sidgwick
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: May 31, 1838
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: August 28, 1900

 32 Robert Aske

Robert Aske
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Famous As: Lawyer
Birthdate: 1500 AD
Died: July 12, 1537

 33 Peter Blythe

Peter Blythe
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 14, 1934
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: June 27, 2004

 34 Alison Smithson

Alison Smithson
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: June 22, 1928
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: August 14, 1993

 35 William Sterndale Bennett

William Sterndale Bennett
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Composer
Birthdate: April 13, 1816
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: February 1, 1875

 36 Thomas of Brotherton, 1st Earl of Norfolk

Thomas of Brotherton, 1st Earl of Norfolk
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Noble
Birthdate: June 1, 1300
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: August 4, 1338

 37 Richard Boyle, 3rd Earl of Burlington

Richard Boyle, 3rd Earl of Burlington
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: April 25, 1694
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: December 4, 1753

 38 Michael Grandage

Michael Grandage
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Famous As: Theatre director
Birthdate: May 2, 1962
Sun Sign: Taurus

 39 Charles Watson-Wentworth, 2nd Marquess of Rockingham

Charles Watson-Wentworth, 2nd Marquess of Rockingham
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Birthdate: May 13, 1730
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: July 1, 1782

 40 Simon Vallily

Simon Vallily
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: August 15, 1985
Sun Sign: Leo

 41 Elizabeth Howe

Elizabeth Howe
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Acussed victim of witchcraft
Birthdate: 1637 AD
Died: July 19, 1692

 42 Henry Briggs

Henry Briggs
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Mathematician
Birthdate: February 1, 1561
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: January 26, 1630

 43 Gladwyn Jebb

Gladwyn Jebb
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Civil servant
Birthdate: April 25, 1900
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: October 24, 1996

 44 Hopey Price

Hopey Price
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: March 6, 2000
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 45 Tom Kilburn

Tom Kilburn
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Computer scientist
Birthdate: August 11, 1921
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: January 17, 2001

 46 Oliver Onions

Oliver Onions
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Listed In: Writers
Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: November 13, 1873
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: April 9, 1961

 47 Jonathan Hutchinson

Jonathan Hutchinson
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Surgeon
Birthdate: July 23, 1828
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: June 13, 1913

 48 Weetman Dickinson Pearson, 1st Viscount Cowdray

Weetman Dickinson Pearson, 1st Viscount Cowdray
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: July 15, 1856
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: May 1, 1927

 49 Michael Wigglesworth

Michael Wigglesworth
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Listed In: Physicians
Famous As: Minister
Birthdate: October 18, 1631
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: June 10, 1705

 50 John Fothergill

John Fothergill
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Physician
Birthdate: March 8, 1712
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: December 26, 1780