List of Famous English People

List of Famous English People

The People within this list are usually native to the country however sometimes we may have included those that have either lived within the country for most of their adult life or have made a significant contribution to the country in their personal endeavours.

Famous English People are in the following Categories

Actors and actresses
Dame Julie Andrews Tom Baker
Vanessa Angel Christian Bale
Gabrielle Anwar Ben Barnes
Richard Armitage Sacha Baron
Gemma Arterton Mischa Barton
Mathew Baynton Rosalind Bennett
Sean Bean Martin Benson
Kate Beckinsale Steven Berkoff
Richard Beckinsale Brian Blessed
Eliza Bennett Orlando Bloom
Emily Blunt Brian Cant
Richard Briers Helena Bonham Carter
Kelly Brook Kim Cattrall
Kathy Burke Joan Collins
Saffron Burrows Daniel Craig
Sebastian Cabot Michael Crawford
Sir Michael Caine Mackenzie Crook
Benedict Cumberbatch Tim Curry
Jack Davenport Anthony Dawson
Roger Delgado Daniel Day-Lewis
Dame Judi Dench Christopher Eccleston
Sarah Douglas Tamsin Egerton
Minnie Driver Jennifer Ehle
Jennifer Ellison Idris Elba
Alice Eve Rupert Everett
Craig Fairbrass JJ Feild
Tom Felton Joseph Fiennes
Emerald Fennell Ralph Fiennes
Dexter Fletcher Colin Firth
Jamie Foreman George Formby
Claire Forlani Emilia Fox
James Frain Martin Freeman
Anna Friel Sadie Frost
Actors and actresses
William Moseley Carey Mulligan
Billy Murray Sophia Myles
Parminder Nagra Anthony Newley
Bill Nighy David Niven
Merle Oberon Sophie Okonedo
Gary Oldman Sir Laurence Olivier
Clive Owen Cecil Parker
Dev Patel Robert Pattinson
Simon Pegg Alex Pettyfer
Tim Pigott-Smith Rosamund Pike
Billie Piper Anna Popplewell
Dominic Purcell Daniel Radcliffe
Oliver Reed Joely Richardson
Miranda Richardson Natasha Richardson
Sir Ralph Richardson Alan Rickman
William Roache MBE Tim Roth
Dame Margaret Rutherford George Sanders
Jane Seymour Peter Sellers
Robert Shaw Nicollette Sheridan
Dame Maggie Smith Matt Smith
Terence Stamp Rachel Stevens
Shirley Stelfox Patrick Stewart
Tilda Swinton Dame Elizabeth Taylor
Juno Temple Kristin Scott Thomas
Emma Thompson Patrick Troughton
Tracey Ullman Tracey Ullman
Sir Peter Ustinov Julie Walters
Jack Warner Emily Watson
Emma Watson Naomi Watts
Rachel Weisz Dominic West
Ed Westwick Michael Wilding
Tom Wilkinson Kate Winslet
Katherine Woodville Ray Winstone
Actors and actresses
Patricia Garwood Leslie Grantham
Sir John Gielgud Sydney Greenstreet
Stephen Graham John Gregson
Cary Grant Rupert Grint
Hugh Grant Sienna Guillory
Sir Alec Guinness Brian Hall
Rebecca Hall Frank Harper
Dani Harmer Jack Hawkins
Ricci Harnett Will Hay
Audrey Hepburn Georgie Henley
Tom Hiddleston Dame Wendy Hiller
Stanley Holloway Bob Hoskins
Nicholas Hoult Leslie Howard
Annie Hulley Rosie Huntington-Whiteley
Elizabeth Hurley John Hurt
Jeremy Irons Theo James
Sir David Jason Aaron Johnson
Boris Karloff Toby Kebbell
William Kempe Skandar Keynes
Sir Ben Kingsley Keira Knightley
Bobby Knutt Charles Laughton
Stan Laurel Hugh Laurie
Jude Law Jane Leeves
Vivien Leigh Margaret Lockwood
Joanna Lumley Patrick Macnee
Roy Marsden Anna Massey
Martine McCutcheon Sir Ian McKellen
Sienna Miller Wentworth Miller
Hayley Mills Sir John Mills
Dame Helen Mirren Georgia Moffett
Dominic Monaghan Sir Roger Moore
Nick Moran Kenneth More
Joseph Morgan Samantha Morton
Sir Michael Gambon Romola Garai
Archaeologists and Anthropologists
George Adamson Mick Aston
Leslie Alcock Richard Atkinson
Edward Russell Ayrton Churchill Babington
Philip Arthur Barker Thomas Bateman
James Theodore Bent Geoffrey Bibby
Howard Carter David Clarke
Grahame Clark Barry Cunliffe
Glyn Daniel John Disney
E. E. Evans-Pritchard Cyril Fox
Dorothy Garrod William Greenwell
Phil Harding Kathleen Kenyon
John Leland John Lubbock
John Robert Mortimer Francis Pryor
Colin Renfrew Alice Roberts
Andrew Sherratt Mortimer Wheeler
E.B. Tylor
Architects
Hubert Austin Charles Barry
George Basevi William Burges
William Butterfield Rowland Carter
William Chambers John Douglas
Sir Norman Foster James Harrison
Thomas Harrison Nicholas Hawksmoor
Inigo Jones Edmund Kirby
Denys Lasdun Thomas Lockwood
Edwin Lutyens William Morris
John Nash Henry Paley
Joseph Paxton Thomas Mainwaring Penson
Anthony Salvin George Gilbert Scott
Giles Gilbert Scott Edmund Sharpe
John William Simpson George Edmund Street
John Vanbrugh Derek Walker
Aston Webb William Wilkins
Christopher Wren
Broadcasters
Michael Aspel Jeremy Clarkson
Sir David Attenborough Simon Cowell
Ray Mears Sir Patrick Moore
Michael Parkinson John Peel
Michael Aspel Sir David Attenborough
Jeremy Clarkson Simon Cowell
Ray Mears Sir Patrick Moore
Michael Parkinson John Peel
Jonathan Ross Jimmy Savile
Mike Smith Ed Stewart
Businessmen
Sir John Brunner Frank Bustard
Sir Richard Branson Joseph Crosfield
William Gossage Philip Green
James Hanson, Baron Hanson Thomas Hazlehurst
Robert Spear Hudson John Hutchinson
Peter Jones Sir Freddie Laker
William Losh Alfred Mond
Henry Mond Julian Mond
Stephan Morais William Morris, 1st Viscount Nuffield
Edmund Knowles Muspratt Richard Muspratt
Charles Roe Titus Salt
Sir Ivan Stedeford Sir Alan Sugar
Richard Tompkins Jamie Waller
Josiah Wedgwood
Conspirators
Guy Fawkes
Criminals
Myra Hindley The Kray twins
Ian Huntley Jimmy Moody
Harold Shipman Peter Sutcliffe
Fred West Steve Wright
Graham Young
Chefs
Heston Blumenthal Keith Floyd
Robert Irvine Nigella Lawson
James Martin Jamie Oliver
Gordon Ramsay Delia Smith
Rick Stein Marco Pierre White
Antony Worrall Thompson
Artists
Sophie Gengembre Anderson James Andrews
Richard Ansdell Aubrey Beardsley
Suzzan Blac Sir Peter Blake
William Blake Henry Charles Bryant
Albin R. Burt Sir Anthony Caro
Anna Maria Charretie John Constable
Tracey Emin Thomas Gainsborough
Andy Goldsworthy Antony Gormley
James Henry Govier Steven Harris
Thomas Hazlehurst Dame Barbara Hepworth
Jamie Hewlett Nicholas Hilliard
Damien Hirst David Hockney
Sir Howard Hodgkin William Hogarth
William Holman Hunt Sir Edwin Landseer
Celia Levetus Richard Long
Sir John Everett Millais Henry Moore
William Morris Lawrence Mynott
Chris Ofili George Passmore
Sir Joshua Reynolds Bridget Riley
Dante Gabriel Rossetti Sir Stanley Spencer
George Stubbs Mark Wallinger
Joseph Mallord William Turner Flora Twort
Rachel Whiteread Joseph Wright of Derby
Clergy
Pope Adrian IV Thomas Arundel
Richard Bancroft Richard Barnes
William Charles Cotton Thomas Cranmer
Trevor Huddleston John Leland
John Henry Newman William Smyth
Charles Spurgeon Simon Sudbury
Joshua Toulmin John Wesley
Engineers
Sir Benjamin Baker William Baker
Joseph Bazalgette James Beatty
Sir Henry Bessemer Ronald Eric Bishop
James Brindley Isambard Kingdom Brunel
Sir Sydney Camm William Tierney Clark
Sir Geoffrey de Havilland Edmund Dummer
Sir John Ambrose Fleming Tommy Flowers
Sir John Fowler, Benjamin Hick
John Hick Eric Laithwaite
William Mackenzie R.J. Mitchell
Sir Henry Royce Nevil Shute
George Stephenson Thomas Telford
Charles Todd Sir Barnes Wallis
John Webster Sir Joseph Whitworth
Filmmakers
Richard Attenborough Alan Clarke
John Boorman John and Roy Boulting
Charlie Chaplin Mike Figgis
Lewis Gilbert David Hare
Alfred Hitchcock Peter Howitt
Humphrey Jennings Stan Laurel
David Lean Mike Leigh
Ken Loach Nick Love
Anthony Minghella Carol Morley
Mike Newell Christopher Nolan
Nick Park Michael Powell
Guy Ritchie Ken Russell
Ridley Scott Tony Scott
Humourists
 Chris Addison  Chesney Allen
 Rowan Atkinson  Stephen K. Amos
 Richard Ayoade  Charlie Chaplin
 Chris Addison  Chesney Allen
 Stephen K. Amos  Rowan Atkinson
 Charlie Chaplin  Ronnie Barker
 Richard Ayoade  Sacha Baron
 Matt Berry  Julian Barratt
 John Bird  Jo Brand
 Charlie Brooker  Adam Buxton
 Roy ‘Chubby’  Jimmy Carr
 Alan Carr  Graham Chapman
 Jasper Carrott  John Cleese
 Steve Coogan  Peter Cook
Tommy Cooper Jon Culshaw
Barry Cryer Jim Davidson
Les Dawson Angus Deayton
Inventors  & Engineers
Richard Arkwright Sir Timothy Berners-Lee
Henry Bessemer Hubert Cecil Booth
Joseph Bramah Sir Henry Cavendish
Christopher Cockerell William Congreve
Henry Croft Abraham Darby
James Dyson James Hargreaves
Sir John Harington John Harrison
Rowland Hill Archibald Low
Benjamin Huntsman Thomas Newcomen
Joseph Wilson Swan Sir Isaac Newton
James Starley George Stephenson
Joseph Whitworth Charles Wheatstone
Philosophers
Donald Adamson Thomas Hobbes
G. E. M. Anscombe H. L. A. Hart
Anselm of Canterbury R. M. Hare
A. J. Ayer Jeremy Bentham
Francis Bacon Roger Bacon
William Godwin John Locke
G. E. Moore John Stuart Mill
Thomas Paine William of Ockham
Bertrand Russell Derek Parfit
Gilbert Ryle Alfred North Whitehead
Henry Sidgwick Peter Strawson
Herbert Spencer William Whewell
Bernard Williams
Politicians
Augustus Henry Fitzroy George Grenville
William Wyndham Grenville Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey
William Hague Denis Healey
Edward Heath Boris Johnson
George Lansbury John Wodehouse
John Leland Nigel Lawson
Granville George Leveson-Gower Robert Banks Jenkinson
John Lubbock Harold Macmillan
John Major Reginald Maudling
William Lamb Herbert Morrison
Thomas Pelham-Holles Frederick North
Henry John Temple Henry Pelham
Sir Robert Peel Spencer Perceval
William Pitt William Pitt the Younger
William Cavendish-Bentinck Enoch Powell
Politicians
H. H. Asquith Margaret Bondfield
Clement Attlee John Bright
Stanley Baldwin George Canning
Tony Benn Barbara Castle
Ernest Bevin Sir Austen Chamberlain
Tony Blair Joseph Chamberlain
Lord Randolph Churchill Neville Chamberlain
Kenneth Clarke Winston Churchill
William Cobbett Sir Stafford Cripps
George Nathaniel Curzon Archibald Dalzel
Edward Henry Stanley Spencer Compton Cavendish
Benjamin Disraeli Alec Douglas-Home
Anthony Eden Michael Foot
Sir Henry Bartle Frere Hugh Gaitskell
 William Cavendish William Ewart Gladstone
Scientists
Arthur Aikin Jim Al-Khalili
Nathan Alcock Charles Babbage
Joseph Banks Isaac Barrow
Thomas Bayes Tim Berners-Lee
Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett George Boole
Robert Boyle Richard Bright
James Hargreaves Oliver Heaviside
Stephen Hawking John Herschel
Henry Brunner Henry Cavendish
Sir George Cayley Frank Close
Brian Cox Francis Crick
John Dalton Richard Dawkins
Charles Darwin Henry Deacon
Paul Dirac Horace Donisthorpe
Michael Faraday Arthur Eddington
Ronald Fisher Jeff Forshaw
Rosalind Franklin J. B. S. Haldane
Military
John Adams Harold Alexander
Jeffrey Amherst George Anson
Sir Claude Auchinleck Reginald Bacon
Robert Baden-Powell Sir Douglas Bader
Ralph Bagnold Sir Alexander John Ball
John Benbow Admiral George Charles Bingham
William Riddell Birdwood Robert Blake
William Bligh James Henry Robinson Bond
Sir John Borlase Warren Philip Broke
James Thomas Brudenell Richard Francis Burton
Freddie Spencer Chapman Leonard Cheshire VC
Sir Winston Churchill John Churchill
Sir George Cockburn Charles Clerke
Henry Seymour Conway Cuthbert Collingwood
John Cooke Charles Cornwallis
Simon de Montfort Oliver Cromwell
Miles Dempsey Sir Francis Drake
Military
Sir William Robertson Frederick John Robinson
Chris Ryan Siegfried Sassoon
Charles Saunders William Slim
Sir Sidney Smith Sir Horace Smith-Dorrien
Fitzroy Somerset James Somerville
Bill Speakman VC Richard Strachan
James Brian Tait VC Henry Tandey VC
Hugh Trenchard Sir Thomas Troubridge
Reginald Tyrwhitt George Vancouver
Philip Vian Archibald Percival Wavell
Jane Whorwood Prince William Augustus
James Wolfe John Woodhouse
Sir John Duckworth Bruce Fraser
Musicians
Havergal Brian Benjamin Britten
Sarah Brightman Justin Broadrick
Pete Burns Kate Bush
William Byrd Bilinda Butcher
Justin Chancellor Eric Clapton
Imogen Cooper Rick Wakeman
Graham Coxon Adam Clayton
Norman Del Mar Cheryl Cole
Frederick Delius Jon Anderson
Ian Curtis Phil Collins
Peter Maxwell Davies Roger Daltrey
Colin Davis Andrew Davis
Chris de Burgh Gervase de Peyer
Peter Donohoe Florian Cloud de Bounevialle Armstrong
Jacqueline du Pré John Dowland
John Dunstaple Ian Dury
Edward Elgar John Entwistle
Gerald Finzi Marianne Faithfull
George Formby Peter Gabriel
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Musicians
Stuart Adamson Damon Albarn
Thomas Adès John Alldis
Lily Allen David Arnold
Malcolm Arnold Malcolm Arnold
Rick Astley Alexander Baillie
Bryan Balkwill John Barbirolli
Gary Barlow Syd Barrett
Norman Beaker Paul Rodgers
Victoria Beckham David Bedford
Natasha Bedingfield Thomas Beecham
Matthew Bellamy Lisa Beznosiuk
Acker Bilk Alan Parsons
Roger Birnstingl Harrison Birtwistle
Cilla Black James Blunt
Ian Gillan John Bonham
Ritchie Blackmore Tim Booth
Adrian Boult James Bourne,
David Bowie Robin Gibb
William Boyce Billy Bragg
Sportsmen & sportswomen
Laura Davies Steve Davis
Matt Dawson John Deacon
Christopher Dean Percy Down
Jonathan Edwards Godfrey Evans
James Figg Bob Fitzsimmons
Andrew Flintoff C B Fry
Paul Gascoigne Steven Gerrard
Graham Gooch Pete Goss
W G Grace Jimmy Greaves
Will Greenwood Naseem Hamed
Lewis Hamilton Ricky Hatton
Mike Hawthorn David Haye
Johnny Haynes Emile Heskey
Damon Hill Graham Hill
Jimmy Hill Jack Hobbs
Leslie Housden Glenn Hoddle
John Howell James Hunt
Sir Geoff Hurst Nasser Hussain
Len Hutton E.J. ‘John’ Jackett
Peter Jacobs Joe Jacobson
Sportsmen & Sportswomen
Kevin Pietersen Stephanie Proud
Daniel Prenn Samuel Rabin
Paula Radcliffe John Raphael
Sir Steve Redgrave William Regal
Sir Gordon Richards Sir Bobby Robson
Wayne Rooney Adam Rosen
Paul Scholes Alan Shearer
Teddy Sheringham Kelly Simm
Davey Boy Smith Nobby Stiles
Andrew Stoddart Karen Stupples
Laurie Taitt Phil Taylor
John Terry Jayne Torvill
Joanna Thomas Marcus Trescothick
Phil TufnellPhil Tufnell Randolph Turpin
Michael Vaughan Virginia Wade
Sir William Wavell Wakefield Frank Warren
Dan Wheldon Jimmy White
Bradley Wiggins Jonny Wilkinson
Justin Wilson Billy Wright
Economists
Norman Angell William Beveridge
R. G. D. Allen Edwin Cannan
Ronald Coase Colin Clark
John Hicks Friedrich Hayek
William Stanley Jevons John Holland
John Maynard Keynes John Neville Keynes
Arthur Lewis Thomas Malthus
Alfred Marshall Mary Paley Marshall
James Meade John Stuart Mill
Arthur Cecil Pigou Lionel Robbins
Joan Violet Robinson Richard Stone
Robert Torrens Philip Wicksteed
Historians
William Camden George Ormerod
Edward Gibbon Nicholas Rodger
Richard Holmes John Speed
Sir Peter Leycester
Explorers
Gertrude Bell Capt. James Cook
Thomas Cavendish John Davis
William Dampier Charles Montagu Doughty
Sir Francis Drake Sir Ranulph Fiennes
Martin Frobisher Rob Gauntlett
Sir Robin Knox-Johnston Michael Palin
Sir Walter Raleigh Robert Falcon Scott
Ed Stafford Freya Stark
Wilfred Thesiger Henry Timberlake
Humourists
Ken Dodd Richard Herring
Ade Edmondson Lenny Henry
Jo Enright Miranda Hart
Lee Evans Jeremy Hardy
Noel Fielding Tony Hancock
Bud Flanagan Dave Gorman
John Fortune Ricky Gervais
Dawn French Stephen Fry
Matthew Holness Lee Hurst
Russell Howard Robin Ince
Eddie Izzard Eric Idle
Russell Kane Peter Kay
Hugh Laurie Lee Mack
Stewart Lee Bernard Manning
Alice Lowe Rik Mayall
Matt Lucas Alistair McGowan
Paddy McGuinness Rory McGrath
Stephen Merchant
Humourists
Paul Merton Sarah Millican
Bob Monkhouse David Mitchell
Chris Morris Eric Morecambe
Frank Muir Bob Mortimer
Denis Norden Al Murray
Michael Palin John Oliver
Sue Perkins Andy Parsons
Jan Ravens Lucy Porter
Mike Reid Vic Reeves
Peter Sellers Jennifer Saunders
Arthur Smith Frank Skinner
Tracey Ullman Freddie Starr
Tim Vine David Walliams
Holly Walsh Michael Mcintyre
Robert Webb Jack Whitehall
Norman Wisdom Ernie Wise
Hugh Dennis Ken Dodd
Journalists & Newsreaders
Mark Austin Jill Dando
Reginald Bosanquet Sir Alastair Burnet
Michael Buerk Edward Chattaway
Katie Derham Sir Robin Day
Julie Etchingham Peter Donaldson
Anna Ford Andrew Gardner
Krishnan Guru-Murthy Nina Hossain
Natasha Kaplinsky Mary Nightingale
Jeremy Paxman Sophie Raworth
Angela Rippon Peter Sissons
Jon Snow Alastair Stewart
Moira Stuart
Monarchs
Alfred the Great Queen Anne
Charles II Saint Edward the Confessor
Edward II Cnut
Edward I Edward III
Edward IV Edward V
Edward VI Elizabeth I
Harold Godwinson Harold Harefoot
Harthacnut Henry I
Henry III Henry IV
Henry V Henry VI
Henry VII Henry VIII
James II Lady Jane Grey
King John Mary I
Mary II Richard the Lionheart
Richard II Richard III
William I William II
William III
Photographers
David Bailey Emma Barton
Samuel Bourne George Davison
John Blakemore Larry Burrows
Cecil Beaton Terence Donovan
Frederick H. Evans Francis Frith
Roger Fenton John French
Brian Duffy Peter Wickens Fry
Bert Hardy Alfred Horsley Hinton
Don McCullin Eadweard Muybridge
Horace Nicholls Tony Ray-Jones
Henry Peach Robinson George Rodger
Francis Meadow Sutcliffe William Henry Fox Talbot
POLITICIANS
Cecil Rhodes Charles Watson-Wentworth
Frederick John Robinson John Russell
Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil Michael Hicks-Beach
John Simon Henry Addington
Philip Snowden Thomas Townshend
Sir Robert Walpole Margaret Thatcher
William Wilberforce Harold Wilson
Shirley Williams Henry Willink
English Expatriates
People who were born in English but later changed nationalities
John Alden George Alsop
Anthony Aston Alistair Cooke
Charlie Chaplin Cary Grant
Bob Hope Thomas Paine
Stephen Hough
Scientists
Peter Higgs Robert Hooke
C. A. R. Hoare Edward Jenner
Joseph Lister R. V. Jones
James Prescott Joule Bernard Lovell
James Lovelock Martin Lowry
John William Lubbock Sir Charles Lyell
John Maynard Smith John McClellan
Robert Mond Desmond Morris
Sir Isaac Newton Roger Needham
Roger Penrose William Penney
Joseph Priestley Joseph Prestwich
Adam Sedgwick Martin Rees
George Paget Thomson John Snow
Henry Tizard J. J. Thomson
Alfred Russel Wallace Alfred North Whitehead
Maurice Vincent Wilkes James H. Wilkinson
Alan Turing William Hyde Wollaston
Thomas Young
Military
Prince Frederick John French
Prince George Charles George Gordon
Sir Thomas Hardy Sir Arthur Travers Harris
Eliab Harvey Edward Hawke
John Hawkwood Samuel Hood
Brian Horrocks William Hoste
John Howard Richard Howe
William Howe John Jellicoe
Roger Keyes Horatio Kitchener
Khartoum John Ligonier
Trafford Leigh Mallory John Manners
William McMurdo Andy McNab
Samuel Mitchell George Monck
Montgomery of Alamein Louis Mountbatten
Admiral Augustus Charles Newman John Norreys
Henry William Paget Sir William Parker
Arthur Phillip Basil Charles Godfrey Place VC
Dudley Pound Bertram Ramsay
Bernard Rawlings Frederick Roberts
Musicians
Stuart Adamson Damon Albarn
Thomas Adès John Alldis
Lily Allen David Arnold
Malcolm Arnold Malcolm Arnold
Rick Astley Alexander Baillie
Bryan Balkwill John Barbirolli
Gary Barlow Syd Barrett
Norman Beaker Paul Rodgers
Victoria Beckham David Bedford
Natasha Bedingfield Thomas Beecham
Matthew Bellamy Lisa Beznosiuk
Acker Bilk Alan Parsons
Roger Birnstingl Harrison Birtwistle
Cilla Black James Blunt
Ian Gillan John Bonham
Ritchie Blackmore Tim Booth
Adrian Boult James Bourne,
David Bowie Robin Gibb
William Boyce Billy Bragg
Sportsmen & sportswomen
Barney Aaron Sir Sidney Abrahams
Harold Abrahams Chris Adams
Tony Adams Neil Adams
Jo Ankier Simon Andrews
Gordon Banks Alan Ball
Sir Roger Bannister Wade Barrett
Lord Frederick Beauclerk David Beckham
Jack Kid Berg Richard Bergmann
Andrulla Blanchette Chris Bonington
Sir Ian Botham Mark Bott
Teddy Bourne Geoffrey Boycott
Eric Bristow Tony Brooks
Paul Burchill Jenson Button
Angela Buxton Sir Bobby Charlton
Jack Charlton Sir Francis Chichester
Don Cockell George Cohen
Andy Cole Paul Collingwood
Peter Collins Sir Henry Cooper
Ralph Cooperman Lisa Cross
Tom Daley Lawrence Dallaglio
Musicians
Henry Purcell Simon Rattle
Malcolm Sargent Martin Roscoe
Elsie Southgate Ed Sheeran
Zak Starkey Ringo Starr
Crispin Steele-Perkins Rod Stewart
Joss Stone Joe Strummer
Harry Styles Connie Talbot
Thomas Tallis Benson Taylor
Tinie Tempah Neil Tennant
Lionel Tertis Frederick Thurston
Michael Tippett Louis Tomlinson
Pete Townshend Ralph Vaughan Williams
Sid Vicious Ricky Walters
William Walton Roger Waters
Thomas Weelkes Florence Welch
John Wilbye Cliff Williams
Robbie Williams Steven Wilson
Amy Winehouse Christopher Wolstenholme
Thom Yorke Marvin Young
Henry Wood
Sportsmen & Sportswomen
Peter Jaffe Allan Jay
Martin Johnson Trish Johnson
Amir Khan Frank Lampard
Dougie Lampkin Mark Lazarus
Jason Leonard Edward Lawrence Levy
Lennox Lewis Ted “Kid” Lewis
Josh Lewsey Gary Lineker
Dar Lyon Dame Ellen MacArthur
George Mallory Andy Mangan
Phil Neville Alison Nicholas
Nigel Mansell Terry Marsh
Darren Matthews Stanley Matthews
Daniel Mendoza Gordon Miller
Alan Minter Bobby Moore
Andy Murray Stirling Moss
Alfred Mynn Gary Neville
Ronnie O’Sullivan Michael Owen
Bob Paisley Rachel Parish
Michael Park John Parrott
Fred Perry Martin Peters
Famous English People
William Shakespeare playwright, actor and poet
Rachel Ashwell author, designer and entrepreneur
Edward Betts civil engineering contractor
Thomas Brassey civil engineering contractor
Sir Malcolm Campbell automobile and speedboat racer
Donald Campbell world land and water speed record holder
Capability Brown landscape gardener
William Caxton printer
Grace Darling heroine
Sir John Chesshyre lawyer
William Emes landscape gardener
Elizabeth Fry prison reformer
Daniel Howell YouTube personality and radio host
Thomas Grissell public works contractor
Hilda Hewlett pioneer aviator and aviation entrepreneur
Ebenezer Howard urban planner
Edward Kemp garden designer
Gideon Lester dramaturg, adaptation, theatre artistic director
Philip Lester YouTube personality and radio host
Peter Molyneux video game designer
Sir Samuel Morton Peto civil engineering contractor
Wat Tyler leader of the Peasants’ Revolt
Joshua A. Norton Emperor of the United States and Protector of Mexico
William Wakefield founder of Wellington, New Zealand
Richard Walker writer and pioneer of modern-day angling in Britain
Harriet Shaw Weaver political activist and suffragist
Sarah Elizabeth Wardroper Matron of St Thomas’s Hospital from 1854 to 1887
Joseph Williamson philanthropist, merchant and tunneler
Philip Yates coal miner awarded the Edward Medal

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