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Famous People From London

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

Amanda Donohoe and Kaya Scodelario are included on this list.

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

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    Emilia Isobel Euphemia Rose Clarke (born 23 October 1986) is an English actress. She studied...  more

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    Jude Law

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    Dame Helen Lydia Mirren, (born 26 July 1945) is an English actor. Mirren began her acting...  more

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    Tom Hardy

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    Lily Allen

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    Sir Michael Caine (born 14 March 1933) is an English actor, producer and author. He has...  more

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