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Plymouth, Devon, England

CITY

Official Website:
http://www.plymouth.gov.uk/

Population:
243,795 (2001 census)

Founding Date:
12-Nov-1439 (incorporated)

BIRTHS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Michael Foot
Politician
23-Jul-1913 3-Mar-2010 Leader, House of Commons, 1976-79
Joseph Glanvill
Philosopher
1636 4-Nov-1680 The Vanity of Dogmatizing
Richard Greene
Actor
25-Aug-1918 1-Jun-1985 The Adventures of Robin Hood
William Snow Harris
Physicist
1-Apr-1791 22-Jan-1867 Invented a lightning rod for ships
Sir John Hawkins
Military
1532 12-Nov-1595 British admiral, slave trader
Donald Moffat
Actor
26-Dec-1930   British-American character actor
Eliza Parsons
Novelist
1739 5-Feb-1811 The Castle of Wolfenbach
Emma Pierson
Actor
30-Apr-1981   Anna Thornton-Wilton on Hotel Babylon
Donald Sinden
Actor
9-Oct-1923   Two's Company

DEATHS

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
William Snow Harris
Physicist
1-Apr-1791 22-Jan-1867 Invented a lightning rod for ships
William Howe
Military
10-Aug-1729 12-Jul-1814 Commander-in-Chief in America



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