Famous People Born In Yorkshire

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Diana Rigg
(British Tony and Emmy Award Winning Actress Known for Her Roles in 'The Avengers', 'Game of Thrones', 'Medea')
Diana Rigg
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Birthdate: July 20, 1938
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
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Tom Wilkinson
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Birthdate: February 5, 1948
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 3 
Dominic West
(Actor, Director and Musician Best Known for His Role as ‘Jimmy McNulty’ in the TV Series ‘The Wire’)
Dominic West
8
Birthdate: October 15, 1969
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
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Mick Ronson
(Guitarist)
Mick Ronson
3
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 26, 1946
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: April 29, 1993
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Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley
(King Consort of Scotland (1565-1567))
Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley
2
Birthdate: December 7, 1545
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: February 10, 1567
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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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Timothy West
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Birthdate: October 20, 1934
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 8 
John Simm
(Actor)
John Simm
3
Birthdate: July 10, 1970
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 9 
Peter Firth
1
Birthdate: October 27, 1953
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 10 
Helen Baxendale
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘Rachel Bradley’ in the TV Series ‘Cold Feet’)
Helen Baxendale
4
Birthdate: June 7, 1970
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
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Allan Holdsworth
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: August 6, 1946
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: April 15, 2017
 12 
Yungblud
(Singer Songwriter)
Yungblud
84
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 5, 1997
Sun Sign: Leo
 13 
Patricia Haines
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Birthdate: February 3, 1932
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: February 25, 1977
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 14 
Emma Chambers
(Actress)
Emma Chambers
6
Birthdate: March 11, 1964
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: February 21, 2018
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
 15 
Richard Coyle
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Birthdate: February 27, 1972
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 16 
Angela Griffin
2
Birthdate: July 10, 1976
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 17 
Jimi Mistry
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Birthdate: January 1, 1973
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 18 
Joanne Catherall
3
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 18, 1962
Sun Sign: Virgo
 19 
Sir Leonard Hutton
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 23, 1916
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: September 6, 1990
 20 
Dean Jagger
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Birthdate: November 11, 1978
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 21 
Chris Norman
(Singer)
Chris Norman
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 25, 1950
Sun Sign: Scorpio
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Joanna Christie
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Birthdate: April 10, 1982
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 23 
Katharine Viner
(Journalist)
Katharine Viner
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: January 4, 1971
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 24 
Alastair Campbell
(Journalist)
Alastair Campbell
3
Birthdate: May 25, 1957
Sun Sign: Gemini
 25 
Sophie Lowe
(Actress)
Sophie Lowe
2
Birthdate: June 5, 1990
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 26 
Dewey Bunnell
(Singer-Songwriter and Member of the Folk-Rock Band 'America')
Dewey Bunnell
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 19, 1952
Sun Sign: Capricorn
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Kenneth Murray
(American Football Player)
Kenneth Murray
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 16, 1998
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 28 
Beverley Callard
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Birthdate: March 28, 1957
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 29 
Vincent Franklin
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Birthdate: November 3, 1966
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 30 
Henry Sidgwick
(British Philosopher and Economist Best Known in Philosophy for His Utilitarian Treatise 'The Methods of Ethics')
Henry Sidgwick
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Birthdate: May 31, 1838
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: August 28, 1900
 31 
Robert Aske
(Lawyer)
Robert Aske
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: 1500 AD
Died: July 12, 1537
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Terri Harper
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 2, 1996
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 33 
Peter Blythe
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Birthdate: September 14, 1934
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: June 27, 2004
William Sterndale Bennett
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Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: April 13, 1816
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: February 1, 1875
 35 
Alison Smithson
(Architect)
Alison Smithson
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Listed In: Architects
Birthdate: June 22, 1928
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: August 14, 1993
Thomas of Brotherton, 1st Earl of Norfolk
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 1, 1300
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: August 4, 1338
 37 
Michael Grandage
(Theatre director)
Michael Grandage
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Birthdate: May 2, 1962
Sun Sign: Taurus
 38 
Charles Watson-Wentworth, 2nd Marquess of Rockingham
(Former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom)
Charles Watson-Wentworth, 2nd Marquess of Rockingham
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 13, 1730
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: July 1, 1782
Richard Boyle, 3rd Earl of Burlington
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 25, 1694
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: December 4, 1753
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Simon Vallily
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 15, 1985
Sun Sign: Leo
 41 
Oliver Onions
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 13, 1873
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: April 9, 1961
 42 
Gladwyn Jebb
(Civil servant)
Gladwyn Jebb
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 25, 1900
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: October 24, 1996
 43 
Elizabeth Howe
(Acussed victim of witchcraft)
Elizabeth Howe
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1637 AD
Died: July 19, 1692
 44 
Henry Briggs
(Mathematician)
Henry Briggs
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Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: February 1, 1561
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: January 26, 1630
 45 
Tom Kilburn
(Computer scientist)
Tom Kilburn
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 11, 1921
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: January 17, 2001
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Hopey Price
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 6, 2000
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
Weetman Dickinson Pearson, 1st Viscount Cowdray
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Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: July 15, 1856
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: May 1, 1927
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John Fothergill
(Physician)
John Fothergill
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: March 8, 1712
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: December 26, 1780
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Michael Wigglesworth
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Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: October 18, 1631
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: June 10, 1705
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Richard Rolle
(British Mystic and Author of Mystical and Ascetic Tracts)
Richard Rolle
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Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: 1300 AD
Died: September 29, 1349