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List of famous people from Basingstoke, including photos when available. The people below are listed by their popularity, so the most recognizable names are at the top of the list. Some of the people below are celebrities born in Basingstoke, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Basingstoke you might already know that these prominent figures are also from your hometown, but some of the names below may really surprise you. This list includes people who were born and raised in Basingstoke, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.

List includes John James, Thomas Warton and more.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Basingstoke?" or "Which celebrities were born in Basingstoke?" then this list is a great resource for you.

Elizabeth Hurley is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Elizabeth Hurley age 52 - Elizabeth Jane "Liz" Hurley is an English actress and model. She has been associated with the cosmetics company Estée Lauder since the company gave Hurley her first modelling ...more

John Arlott is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
John Arlott Died at 77 (1914-1991) - Leslie Thomas John Arlott OBE was an English journalist, author and cricket commentator for the BBC's Test Match Special. He was also a poet and wine connoisseur. With his poetic phraseology, he ...more

Ian McNeice is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Ian McNeice age 67 - Ian McNeice is an English actor and voice actor. He found fame portraying government agent Harcourt in the 1985 television miniseries Edge of Darkness, and went on to feature in popular films ...more

Chris Wood is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Chris Wood age 27 - Christopher Philip "Chris" Wood is an English cricketer who currently plays for Hampshire. Wood is a right-handed batsman who bowls left-arm medium pace. Wood has represented the ...more

Sam Attwater is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Sam Attwater age 31 - Samuel Attwater is an English actor and singer who played Leon Small in the British soap opera EastEnders and its online spin-off EastEnders: E20. He won the sixth series of Dancing on Ice in ...more

Julian Stockwin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Julian Stockwin age 74 - Julian Stockwin is an author of historical action-adventure fiction. As well as the Kydd Series he has written a stand-alone novel The Silk Tree to be published in November 2014.

James Lancaster is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
James Lancaster Died at 64 (1554-1618) - Sir James Lancaster VI was a prominent Elizabethan trader and privateer. Lancaster came from Basingstoke in Hampshire. In his early life, he was a soldier and a trader in Portugal. On 10 April ...more

Miffy Englefield is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Miffy Englefield age 19 - Miffy Englefield is an actor.

Chris Carey is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Chris Carey age 46 - Chris Carey is an actor and a stunt performer.

Rhian Rees is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Rhian Rees age 32 - Rhian Rees is an actress.

Harlee Dean is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Harlee Dean age 26 - Harlee James Dean is an English professional football defender who plays for Brentford. He began his career at Dagenham & Redbridge, before moving to Southampton in 2010.

Josh Payne is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Josh Payne age 27 - Joshua James "Josh" Payne is an English football player who plays as a midfielder for Woking. He has previously played for West Ham United, Cheltenham Town, Colchester United, Wycombe ...more

Nick Buchanan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Nick Buchanan age 28 - Nicholas John Scauler Buchanan is an English cricketer. Buchanan is a right-handed batsman who bowls right-arm fast-medium. He was born at Basingstoke, Hampshire. While studying for a degree at ...more

Chase Armitage is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Chase Armitage age 32 - Chase Armitage is an actor.

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Thomas Warton is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Thomas Warton Died at 62 (1728-1790) - Thomas Warton was an English literary historian, critic, and poet. From 1785 to 1790 he was the Poet Laureate of England. He is sometimes called Thomas Warton the younger to distinguish him from ...more

Nora Stanton Blatch Barney is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Nora Stanton Blatch Barney Died at 88 (1883-1971) - Nora Stanton Blatch Barney was a civil engineer, architect, and suffragist.

John James is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
John James Died at 73 (1673-1746) - John James was a British architect particularly associated with Twickenham in west London, where he rebuilt St Mary's Church and also built a house for James Johnson, Secretary of State for ...more

Oliver Lancashire is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Oliver Lancashire age 29 - Oliver James "Olly" Lancashire is an English professional footballer who currently plays for English League One club Rochdale as a centre back. He has previously played for ...more

Sid Castle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Sid Castle Died at 86 (1892-1978) - Sidney Ernest Rowland 'Sid' Castle was an English professional footballer who played for Basingstoke Town, Thornycroft Athletic, Guildford United, Tottenham Hotspur, Charlton Athletic, Chelsea.

David Chidgey, Baron Chidgey is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
David Chidgey, Baron Chidgey age 75 - David Chidgey, Baron Chidgey is a Liberal Democrat politician in the United Kingdom. A former Member of Parliament for Eastleigh, he now sits in the House of Lords.

Waldemar Januszczak is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Waldemar Januszczak age 64 - Waldemar Januszczak is a British art critic and television documentary producer and presenter. Formerly the art critic of The Guardian, he took the same role at The Sunday Times in 1992, and has ...more

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Thomas White is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Thomas White Died at 87 (1892-1979) - Thomas Reginald White was an English cricketer. White was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm fast-medium. He was born at Basingstoke, Hampshire. White made a single first-class ...more

Rowan Vine is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Rowan Vine age 35 - Rowan Lewis Vine is an English footballer who plays for Welling United after having last played for Greenock Morton. A striker, Vine has previously played for Portsmouth, Brentford, Colchester ...more

Tom Cleverley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Tom Cleverley age 28 - Thomas William "Tom" Cleverley is an English footballer who plays as a midfielder for Aston Villa, on loan from Manchester United, and England. After starting his career in the youth ...more

Barry Truman is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Barry Truman age 28

Yolande Palfrey is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Yolande Palfrey Died at 54 (1957-2011) - Yolande Palfrey was a British actress. She appeared in many BBC programmes including Pennies from Heaven, Measure for Measure, Elizabeth Alone, Wings, Blake's 7, Crime and Punishment, Nanny, and ...more

Tom Croft is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Tom Croft age 32 - Tom Croft is a rugby union player for Leicester Tigers in the Aviva Premiership.

Marc Richardson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Marc Richardson age 27

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Lee Sandford is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Lee Sandford age 49 - Lee Robert Sandford is an English former footballer who made more than 480 first-team appearances as a defender. He played in the Football League for Portsmouth, Stoke City, Sheffield United, ...more

Christine Williams is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Christine Williams age 73 - Christine Williams is an English model, actress and artist who was Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month for its October 1963 issue. Her centerfold was photographed by Mario Casilli.

Isaac Thomas Thornycroft is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Isaac Thomas Thornycroft Died at 74 (1881-1955) - Isaac Thomas "Tom" Thornycroft was an English motorboat racer who competed in the 1908 Summer Olympics representing Great Britain. He won two gold medals in the only motor boat ...more

Mark Kelly is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Mark Kelly age 48 - Mark Kelly is a former professional footballer who played for Portsmouth and also won four caps for the Republic of Ireland.

Josh Goodall is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Josh Goodall age 32 - Joshua Jake Goodall is an English tennis player. On 23 June 2007 Goodall reached his first and, to date, only ATP Tour final, in doubles, at the Nottingham Open. He and partner Ross Hutchins ...more

Kit Symons is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Kit Symons age 47 - Christopher Jeremiah "Kit" Symons is an English-born association football manager and former Welsh international footballer. Symons is currently in charge of Fulham in what is his ...more

Thomas Brady is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Thomas Brady age 26

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Mitchell Stokes is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Mitchell Stokes age 31 - Mitchell Sam Thomas Stokes is an English cricketer. Stokes is a right-handed batsman who bowls right-arm off break. He was born in Basingstoke, Hampshire. During his schooling years, he was ...more

Ellis Crewe-Candy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Ellis Crewe-Candy age 30 - Ellis Crewe-Candy apeeared in the 2011 film The Iron Lady.

Mark Griffin is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Mark Griffin age 50 - Mark Griffin is an actor.

Sarah Sutton is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Sarah Sutton age 56 - Sarah Sutton is a British actress best known for her role as Nyssa in the BBC science fiction television series Doctor Who. Nyssa was a companion to "Doctors" Tom Baker, then Peter ...more

Sean Doherty is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Sean Doherty age 33 - Sean Anthony Doherty is an English footballer who plays as a left-sided midfielder for Marine. Spending his youth at the Everton academy, when he was signed by Fulham in 2001 he was considered ...more

Matt King is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Matt King age 24 - Matthew John King is an English cricketer. King is a right-handed batsman who bowls right-arm fast-medium. He was born at Basingstoke, Hampshire. Educated at Fort Hill Community School, King ...more

Lee Nurse is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Lee Nurse age 41 - Lee Harvey Nurse is a former English cricketer. Nurse was a right-handed batsman. He was born at Basingstoke, Hampshire. Nurse made his debut for Berkshire in the 1997 Minor Counties ...more

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Ben Wright is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Ben Wright age 29 - Benjamin Matthew "Ben" Wright is an English professional footballer who plays for Havant & Waterlooville as a striker.

Gwyther Irwin is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Gwyther Irwin Died at 77 (1931-2008) - Gwyther Irwin was a British abstract artist born in Basingstoke, Hampshire, who had lived much of his life in north Cornwall. He was educated in Dorset, at Goldsmith's College and at the Central ...more

Lucy Coats is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Lucy Coats age 57 - Lucy Coats is an author who writes picture books, poetry, stories and novels for children of all ages. Her specialty is retelling myths and legend from many cultures.

Roarke Alexander is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Roarke Alexander Roarke Alexander is an actor.

Kurt Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Kurt Reynolds age 31 - Kurt Reynolds is a British professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing for the Basingstoke Bison in the Elite Ice Hockey League. Reynolds began his hockey career in his native England ...more

Mike McMeeken is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Mike McMeeken age 23 - Mike McMeeken is a rugby league player for Castleford Tigers in the European Super League. McMeeken joined Castleford from London Broncos on a two-year deal from the beginning of the 2015

Simon Humberstone is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Simon Humberstone age 30 - Simon Humberstone, born 31 July 1987 is a rugby union player for Pontypridd RFC in the Principality Premiership and Cardiff Blues regional team. Humberstone graduated through the Harlequins ...more

Darren Flint is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People From Basingstoke
Darren Flint age 47 - Darren Peter John Flint is a retired English cricketer. Flint was a right-handed batsman who was a slow left-arm orthodox bowler. Flint signed for Hampshire in 1990, making his first-class debut ...more