Famous People From Norfolk

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

List features people like Bernard Meadows, Shane Herbert.

If you want to answer the questions, "Which famous people are from Norfolk?" or "Which celebrities were born in Norfolk?" then this list is a great resource for you.
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    • Birthplace: Burnham Deepdale
    Rupert James Hector Everett (; born 29 May 1959) is an English actor, writer and singer. He first came to public attention in 1981, when he was cast in Julian Mitchell's play and subsequent film ...more
  • Ed Schultz
    Age: 69
    • Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America
    Edward Andrew Schultz (January 27, 1954 – July 5, 2018) was an American television and radio host, a political commentator, news anchor, and a sports broadcaster.He was the host of The Ed Show, a ...more
    • Birthplace: Brooke, United Kingdom
    Caroline Cossey (born 31 August 1954) is a transgender British model. She has appeared in the James Bond film For Your Eyes Only, and in 1991 was the first trans woman to pose for Playboy. Following ...more
    • Birthplace: Virginia
    Plaxico Antonio Burress (born August 12, 1977) is a former American football wide receiver who played 13 seasons in the National Football League. He played college football at Michigan State, and was ...more
    • Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America
    Lea Masters is a former contestant on the reality television show Survivor: Vanuatu.
  • George VI

    George VI

    Dec. at 56 (1895-1952)
    • Birthplace: Sandringham House, United Kingdom
    George VI (Albert Frederick Arthur George; 14 December 1895 – 6 February 1952) was King of the United Kingdom and the Dominions of the British Commonwealth from 11 December 1936 until his death on 6 ...more