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List of famous people from Cornwall, 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 Cornwall, while others are simply notable locals. If you're from Cornwall 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 Cornwall, as well as those who were born there but moved away at a young age.

Mike Tyrell and Jason Lepine are included on this list along with many more.

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

Jen Gatien is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
age 44
Jen Gatien is a film producer.

MacDonald Parke is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Dec. at 69 (1891-1960)
MacDonald Parke was an actor.

Robert Abercrombie Pringle is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Robert Abercrombie Pringle Dec. at 67 (1855-1922)
Robert Abercrombie Pringle was a Canadian lawyer and politician. Born in Cornwall, Canada West, the son of J. F. Pringle and Isabella Fraser, Pringle was educated in public and high schools and ...more

Bruno Carrière is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Bruno Carrière age 66
Bruno Carrière is a film and television director, cinematographer and screenwriter.

Jesse Winchester is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Jesse Winchester age 35
Graham Jesse Winchester is a Canadian professional ice hockey player. He is a member for the Colorado Avalanche of the National Hockey League. After graduating from Colgate University in 2008, ...more

Ron Ward is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Ron Ward age 74
Ronald Leon "Magic" Ward was a National Hockey League player from 1970-1972 who played defence for the Toronto Maple Leafs and Vancouver Canucks. He then switched to the fledgling ...more

Bruce Racine is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Bruce Racine age 52
Bruce Maurice Racine is a Canadian retired professional hockey goaltender who played in the NHL with the St. Louis Blues. Racine was drafted in the third round, 58th overall by the Pittsburgh ...more

Alain Chevrier is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
age 57
Alain Guy Chevrier is a retired Canadian ice hockey goaltender. Chevrier started his National Hockey League career with the New Jersey Devils. He would also play with the Winnipeg Jets, Chicago ...more

John Markell is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
John Markell age 62
John Richard Markell is a Canadian former professional ice hockey right winger. He played 55 National Hockey League games: 52 with the Winnipeg Jets, two with the St. Louis Blues and one with ...more

Don Smith is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Don Smith Dec. at 72 (1887-1959)
Donald John Smith was a Canadian professional ice hockey player who played for the Montreal Canadiens, Montreal Shamrocks, Montreal Wanderers and Renfrew Creamery Kings.

Albert Lavigne is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Albert Lavigne Dec. at 54 (1908-1962)
Albert Peter Lavigne was a Liberal party member of the Canadian House of Commons. He was born in Cornwall, Ontario and became a retail merchant by career. He was first elected at the Stormont ...more

Orval Tessier is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Orval Tessier age 85
Orval Roy Tessier is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey centre and coach who played three seasons in the National Hockey League for the Montreal Canadiens and Boston Bruins. Tessier ...more

Jason Lepine is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Jason Lepine age 33
Jason Lepine is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman. He is currently playing for Iserlohn Roosters in the Deutsche Eishockey Liga. Lepine played junior hockey for his hometown Cornwall ...more

Newsy Lalonde is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Dec. at 83 (1887-1970)
Édouard Cyrille "Newsy" Lalonde was a Canadian professional ice hockey forward in the National Hockey League and a professional lacrosse player, regarded as one of hockey's and ...more

Duncan McNaughton is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Dec. at 88 (1910-1998)
Duncan Anderson McNaughton was a Canadian athlete, who competed mainly in the high jump. He went on a career in petroleum geology. McNaughton was born in Cornwall, Ontario and grew up in ...more

Jacob Harold Gallinger is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Dec. at 81 (1837-1918)
Jacob Harold Gallinger, was a United States Senator from New Hampshire who served as President pro tempore of the Senate in 1912 and 1913.

Corbett Denneny is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Dec. at 69 (1894-1963)
Charles Corbett "Corb" Denneny was a Canadian professional ice hockey forward who played professionally from 1912 to 1931, including nine seasons in the National Hockey League for the ...more

Malcolm Burn is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
age 58
Malcolm Burn is a Canadian-born music producer, recording engineer and musician. In 2001, the album Red Dirt Girl by Emmylou Harris and produced by Burn won best folk album.

Christina Julien is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Christina Julien age 30
Christina Marie Katrina Julien is a Canadian women's soccer striker who plays for German club FF USV Jena and the Canada women's national soccer team. She has played in the 2011 FIFA Women's ...more

Roger Caron is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Roger Caron Dec. at 74 (1938-2012)
Roger "Mad Dog" Caron was a Canadian robber and the author of the influential prison memoir Go-Boy! Memories of a Life Behind Bars. At the time of publishing, Caron was 39 years old ...more

Peter Whitman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Dec. at 48 (1947-1995)
Peter Whitman was an actor.

Bob Kilger is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Bob Kilger age 74
Robert "Bob" Kilger is a Canadian politician. Born in Cornwall, Ontario, Kilger is the former Liberal member of Parliament for the Cornwall region, representing the riding ...more

Pierre Fitch is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
age 37
Pierre Fitch is a Canadian gay pornography actor, formerly exclusive to Falcon Studios. He is also an entrepreneur, who now works for himself as an actor and producer of video productions. He is ...more

Michael Cram is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
age 50
Michael Cram is a Canadian actor as well as a singer-songwriter.

Chad Kilger is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People From Cornwall
Chad Kilger age 42
Chad William Lawrence Kilger is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey player. He played for several National Hockey League teams, most recently the Toronto Maple Leafs.