List of people from Nottingham

Notable people born in or near, educated in, or otherwise associated with Nottingham. Sorted by category and DOB:

Contents

Actors

Joe Dempsie

Armed forces

Art

Business

Music

Novelists, playwrights and poets

D. H. Lawrence, world famed author (1906)

Politics

Religion

Science and technology

Sport

Boxing

Cricket

Football

Martial arts

Other sports

TV and radio

Miscellaneous

References

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  113. ^ "Carl Froch". Cobraboxing.com. http://www.cobraboxing.com/profiles/1. Retrieved 25 July 2010. 
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  124. ^ "Chris Sutton". Soccerbase.com. http://www.soccerbase.com/players_details.sd?playerid=7732. Retrieved 25 July 2010. 
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