Alex Meechan Alexander Thomas "Alex" Meechan (born 29 January 1980) is an English footballer who plays as a striker and Midfielder.
Alexander Meadows Rendel Sir Alexander Meadows Rendel (3 April 1828, Plymouth – 23 January 1918, London) was a British civil engineer.
Alfred Joseph Richards Alfred Joseph Richards VC (21 June 1879 – 21 May 1953) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be a...
Alfred Wallis Alfred Wallis (18 August 1855 – 29 August 1942) was a Cornish fisherman and artist.
Allister Gall Allister Gall (born April 3, 1980 in Plymouth, England) is a filmmaker, musician and academic living in Plymouth.
Ambrose Bowden Johns Ambrose Bowden Johns (1776 – 10 December 1858) was a British artist based in Plymouth whose work was in a similar style to his friend Turner.
Andy Byford Andy Byford (born 1965) is the Chief Executive Officer of the Toronto Transit Commission.
Angela Mortimer Florence Angela Margaret Mortimer Barrett (born 21 April 1932) is a former World No. 1 British female tennis player.
Angela Rippon Angela M. Rippon OBE (born 12 October 1944) is an English television journalist, newsreader, writer and presenter.
Anna Barriball Anna Barriball (born 1972, Plymouth, UK) is an artist based in South London.
Anthony Rhodes Anthony Rhodes (September 24, 1916 – August 23, 2004) was a British writer of memoirs, novels, travelogues, reviews and histories.
Antony Jinman Antony Jinman (born 8 April 1981) is a British polar adventurer.
Arnold Horace Santo Waters Sir Arnold Horace Santo Waters VC, CBE, DSO, MC was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded ...
Arthur Harry Church Arthur Harry Church FRS (28 March 1865 – 24 April 1937) was a British botanist and botanical illustrator.
Ben Camara Ben Camara (born 20 August 1984 in Bonn) is an English footballer and personal trainer.
Ben Joyce Ben Patrick Joyce (born 9 September 1989) is an English footballer who plays for Weymouth as a striker.
Ben Saunders (explorer) Ben Saunders (born Benjamin John Saunders on 5 August 1977 in Plymouth, England) is a British polar explorer, endurance athlete, and motivational speaker.
Ben Tozer Ben Peter Anthony Tozer (born 1 March 1990) is an English footballer who plays as a defender for Colchester United on loan from Northampton Town.
Benjamin Haydon Benjamin Robert Haydon (26 January 1786 – 22 June 1846) was an English painter, specialising in grand historical pictures, although he also painted a few contemporary subjects and, with some re...
Benjamin Wills Newton Benjamin Wills Newton, (12 December 1807 – 26 June 1899) was an evangelist and author of Christian books.
Bertram Steele Bertram Dillon Steele FRS was an Australian scientist, foundation professor of chemistry at the University of Queensland.
Beryl Cook Beryl Cook, OBE (10 September 192628 May 2008) was an English artist best known for her original and instantly recognisable paintings of people enjoying themselves in pubs, girls shopping or out...
Beryl Davis Beryl Davis (16 March 1924 – 28 October 2011) was a British-born American big band singer.
Bill Adams (footballer born 1921) William Victor Adams (1921–1997) born in Plymouth, Devon was an English former professional footballer who played in the Football League, as a defender.
Bill Smith (footballer born 1926) William Henry "Bill" Smith (born 7 September 1926) is a former English professional footballer born in Plymouth, Devon, who played as a forward or wing half.
Bob Weston (guitarist) Robert Joseph "Bob" Weston (1 November 1947 – 3 January 2012) was a British musician best known for his brief role as guitarist and songwriter with the rock band Fleetwood Mac.
Bridget Wishart Bridget Wishart (born 25 February 1962) is an English vocalist, musician and performance artist who performed with Hawkwind from 1989 to 1991, appearing on the albums Space Bandits, Palace...
Cecil Collins Cecil Collins MBE (23 March 1908 – 4 June 1989) was an English painter and printmaker originally associated with the Surrealist movement.
Charles Arthur Charles Arthur was an Australian cricketer, who played for Tasmania.
Charles Jones (Victorian politician) Charles Edwin Jones (1828 – 18 March 1903) was an Australian politician, member of the Victorian Legislative Assembly 1864 to 1871 and 1886 to 1889.
Charles Lawrence (British Army officer) Brigadier-General Charles Lawrence (14 December 1709 – 19 October 1760) was a British military officer who, as lieutenant governor and subsequently governor of Nova Scotia.
Charles Lock Eastlake Sir Charles Lock Eastlake RA (17 November 1793 – 24 December 1865) was an English painter, gallery director, collector and writer of the early 19th century.
Crawford Pasco Crawford Atchison Denman Pasco (17 January 1818 – 28 February 1898) was a Royal Navy officer and Australian police magistrate during the 19th century.
Cyril King (footballer) Cyril William King, is a former English professional footballer who played his entire career, as a half back, with Southampton in the 1930s.
Cyril Lear Cyril James Lear (9 September 1911–11 March 1987) was a British newspaper editor.
Daniel Coonan Daniel Coonan (born 17 November 1974) is a British actor from North London.
Danny Bance Daniel Robert Bance is an English footballer who plays as a midfielder for Bodmin Town.
Daphne Heard Daphne Heard (1 August 1904 – 22 June 1983) was an English actress.
Darren Garner Darren John Garner is an English professional footballer.
Darren Way Darren Way (born 21 November 1979 in Plymouth) is a retired English footballer chiefly known for being a hard tackling midfielder for Yeovil Town.
Dave Atkins (actor) Dave Atkins (11 October 1940 – 23 April 2008) was an English actor mostly known for portraying Sharkey in Britannia Hospital, Moving Man No.1 in Clive Barker's Hellraiser in 1987, and pu...
David Folley David Folley, (born 1960 in Plymouth) is an English painter based in Plymouth, Devon, UK. His private studio is located in the north of the city and the public face is his gallery and studio “D...
David Pook David Charles Pook is an English former professional footballer.
Donald Winnicott Donald Woods Winnicott (7 April 1896 – 28 January 1971) was an English paediatrician and psychoanalyst who was especially influential in the field of object relations theory.
Douglas Hodge Douglas Hodge is an English actor, director, and musician who trained for the stage at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.
Douglas Webb (police officer) Douglas Edward Webb CVO OBE (8 October 1909–11 January 1988) was a British police officer in the London Metropolitan Police, who served as Deputy Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis f...
Douglas Wellesley Morrell Douglas Wellesley Morrell CBE, was an English electrical engineer and deputy managing director of Racal.
Duncan Scott-Ford Duncan Alexander Croall Scott-Ford (4 September 1921 – 3 November 1942) was a British merchant seaman who was hanged for treachery after giving information to an enemy agent during World W...
Eden Phillpotts Eden Phillpotts (4 November 1862 – 29 December 1960) was an English author, poet and dramatist.
Edith Kent Edith Kent (born 24 November 1908) was an electrical welder from Plymouth, England during the Second World War.
Edmund Fowell Edmund Fowell (c. 1598 – 27 February 1664) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1646 and 1660.
Edmund Lockyer Edmund Lockyer, (21 January 1784 – 10 June 1860) was a British soldier and explorer of Australia.
Edward Eliot, 3rd Earl of St Germans Edward Granville Eliot, 3rd Earl of St Germans GCB, DL, LL.D, PC (29 August 1798 – 7 October 1877), styled Lord Elliot from 1823 to 1845, was a British politician and diplomat.
Edward Stanley Gibbons Edward Stanley Gibbons (21 June 1840 – 17 February 1913) was an English stamp dealer and founder of Stanley Gibbons Ltd, publishers of the famous Stanley Gibbons stamp catalogue and other...
Eliza Parsons Eliza Parsons (née Phelp) (1739 – 5 February 1811) was an English gothic novelist.
Emily Barclay Emily Barclay (born 24 October 1984, Plymouth, UK) is an English-born, New Zealand AFI award winning actress.
Emma Pierson Emma Jane Pierson, better known as Emma Pierson, (born 30 April 1981) is an English actress.
Farouq Molloy Farouq Molloy, born Sean Molloy in 1957 in Plymouth, is a British "outsider" artist.
Florence St. John Florence St. John (8 March 1855 – 30 January 1912), was an English singer and actress of the late Victorian and Edwardian eras famous for her roles in operetta, musical burlesque, music hall, op...
Frank Arundel Frank William Arundel was an English professional footballer.
Frank Charters Frank Henry Charters (17 January 1884 – 25 January 1953) was an English cricketer.
Fred Binney Frederick Edward Binney (born 12 August 1946 in Plymouth) is an English former professional footballer who played in the Football League for Torquay United, Exeter City, Brighton & Hove Albion, ...
Freddie Burch Frederick "Freddie" Burch was an English footballer who played as an outside forward.
Frederic John Walker Captain Frederic John Walker (3 June 1896 – 9 July 1944) (his first name is given as Frederick in the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography and some London Gazette entries) was a ...
Helen Grant (self-help author) Helen Marie Grant (born Helen Marie Mackie on 13 February 1974 in Plymouth, England) is a British writer, journalist and author of the non-fiction, self-help book Escape Domestic Violence wh...
Helen Grant (writer) Helen Grant is a British writer, journalist and author of the self-help book Escape Domestic Violence which was published in 2007 by Hodder Headline in association with British daytime TV pr...
Helen Marie Grant Helen Marie Grant (born Helen Marie Mackie on 13 February 1974 in Plymouth, England) is a British writer, journalist and author of the non-fiction, self-help book Escape Domestic Violence wh...
Henry Austin Dobson Henry Austin Dobson (18 January 1840 – 2 September 1921), commonly Austin Dobson, was an English poet and essayist.
Henry Bromley (died 1615) Sir Henry Bromley (1560 – 15 May 1615) was an English landowner and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1584 and 1604.
Henry Byam Martin Admiral Sir Henry Byam Martin KCB (25 June 1803 – 9 February 1865) was a senior Royal Navy officer and watercolour artist.
Henry Charles Goffin Henry Charles Goffin was a New Zealand salvation army officer, bandmaster and musical organiser.
Henry Cooper (VC) Henry Cooper VC (1825 – 15 July 1893) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British...
Israel Pellew Admiral Sir Israel Pellew, KCB, RN (25 August 1758 – 19 July 1832), was an English naval officer who spent his career under the shadow of his more successful older brother Edward Pellew.
J. C. Squire Sir John Collings Squire (2 April 1884 – 20 December 1958) was a British poet, writer, historian, and influential literary editor of the post-World War I period.
J. C. Trewin John Courtenay Trewin OBE was a British journalist, writer and drama critic.
J. Rendel Harris James Rendel Harris (Plymouth, Devon, 27 January 1852 – 1 March 1941) was an English biblical scholar and curator of manuscripts, who was instrumental in bringing back to light many Syriac Scrip...
Jacintha Buddicom Jacintha Laura May Buddicom (10 May 1901 – 1994) was a poet and a childhood friend of George Orwell (Eric Blair).
Jack Arnott Jack Arnott is a Rugby Union player for Exeter Chiefs in the Aviva Premiership.
Jack Gilding Jack Gilding (born 10 March 1988) is a rugby union player for Viadana He hails from Plymouth and attended St Boniface's Catholic College, but qualifies to play for the Scotland national rugby un...
Jack Stephens (footballer) Jack Stephens (born 27 January 1994) is an English footballer who plays as a defender for Premier League club Southampton.
Jack Train Jack Train was a British radio and film actor popular during the Second World War.
Jack Tripp Jack Tripp MBE (4 February 1922 – 10 July 2005) was an English comic actor, singer and dancer who appeared in seaside variety shows and revues and became best known for his many performances as...
Jacob Bryant Jacob Bryant (1715–1804) was a British scholar and mythographer, who has been described as "the outstanding figure among the mythagogues who flourished in the late eighteenth and early nineteent...
James Burke (cricketer) James Edward Burke (born 25 January 1991) is an English cricketer who plays for Somerset County Cricket Club and Devon County Cricket Club.
James Dickson Sir James Robert Dickson, KCMG (30 November 1832 – 10 January 1901) was an Australian politician and businessman, the 13th Premier of Queensland and a member of the first federal ministry.
James Dickson (politician) Sir James Robert Dickson, KCMG was an Australian politician and businessman, the 13th Premier of Queensland and a member of the first federal ministry.
James Dutton (Royal Marines officer) Lieutenant General Sir James Benjamin "Jim" Dutton, (born 21 February 1954) is a retired Royal Marines officer and incumbent Governor of Gibraltar.
James Hayter (rugby union) James William Hayter (born 14 August 1978) is an English former rugby union player whose regular position was at hooker.
James Hosken Vice-Admiral James Hosken (6 December 1798 – 2 January 1885) was a British naval officer and a pioneer of ocean steam navigation.
James John Hamlyn Moses James John Hamlyn Moses (14 August 1873 – 28 May 1946) was an English politician who served as mayor and later MP for Plymouth.
James Murray Dobson James Murray Dobson (Plymouth, England 1846 - Pescot, Longfield near Dartford, Kent, England, 27 February 1924) was a principal engineer of the Buenos Aires harbour works in the late 1880s.
James Northcote James Northcote RA (22 October 1746 – 13 July 1831) was an English painter.
James Rich Steers James Rich Steers (1808 – April 17, 1896) was an American yacht builder and politician.
James Robert Dickson Sir James Robert Dickson, (30 November 183210 January 1901) was an Australian politician and businessman, the 13th Premier of Queensland and a member of the first federal ministry.
James Ruth James A. Ruth (born 21 January 1985) is an English professional golfer.
Jemma Rose Jemma Helen Rose (born 19 January 1992) is an English footballer who plays for FA WSL club Bristol Academy as a central defender.
Jemma Simpson Jemma Louise Simpson is a Cornish and British athlete who competes in the 800 metres and 1500 metres.
Joe Cummins Joseph Henry "Joe" Cummins was an English professional footballer who made one Football League appearance for Southampton in 1934.
Joe Mason Joseph "Joe" Mason (born 13 May 1991) is a professional footballer who plays as a forward for Bolton Wanderers on loan from Cardiff City.
John Barton (engineer) Sir John Barton (5 August 1771, Plymouth, England - 25 August 1834, Windsor, England) was an eighteenth-century engineer.
John Chard Colonel John Rouse Merriott Chard VC (21 December 1847 – 1 November 1897) was a British Army officer who received the Victoria Cross, the highest military decoration awarded for valour "in the f...
John Childs (cricketer) John Henry Childs (born 15 August 1951, Lipson, Plymouth, Devon) is a former English cricketer who played in two Tests for England in 1988.
John D. Batten John Dickson Batten (8 October 1860 - 5 August 1932), born in Plymouth, Devon, was a British painter of figures in oils, tempera and fresco and a book illustrator and print maker.
John Foot, Baron Foot John Mackintosh Foot, Baron Foot (17 February 1909 – 11 October 1999) was a Liberal politician and Life Peer.
John Inverdale John Inverdale (born 27 September 1957) is an English radio and television broadcaster who works for the BBC and ITV. During his radio career, he has presented coverage of many major sporting ev...
John James Crowe John James Crowe VC was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth ...
John Kitto John Kitto (4 December 1804 – 25 November 1854) was an English biblical scholar of Cornish descent.
John Loder (sound engineer) John F. Loder was an English sound engineer, record producer and founder of Southern Studios, as well as a former member of EXIT and co-founder of the Southern Records distribution company with ...
John Macarthur (wool pioneer) John Macarthur (1767 – 10 April 1834) was a British army officer, entrepreneur, politician, architect and pioneer of settlement in Australia.
John Orenge John Orenge (by 1480-1538 or later), of London, Exeter and Plymouth, Devon and Wimborne Minster, Dorset, was an English politician.
Lynda Shepherd Lynda Shepherd (born 5 May 1985) is a football midfielder who plays for FA Women's Premier League club Manchester City Ladies.
Maggie Steed Maggie Steed (born Margaret Baker, 1 December 1946) is an English actress and comedienne.
Marcus Crocker Marcus Alan Crocker (born in Plymouth) is a former professional football player.
Maria Rosetti Maria Rosetti (born Marie Grant; 1819 –) was a Guernsey born Wallachian and Romanian political activist, journalist, essayist, philanthropist and socialite.
Marrack Goulding Sir Marrack Goulding KCMG (2 September 1936 – 9 July 2010) was a British diplomat who served more than eleven years as Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations.
Marshall Stevens Marshall Stevens (18 April 1852 – 12 August 1936) was an English property developer.
Matt Lecointe Matthew Robert "Matt" Lecointe (born 28 October 1994) is an English footballer who plays as a forward for Plymouth Argyle.
Matthew Jay Matthew Jay (10 October 1978 – 25 September 2003) was an English singer-songwriter, who was often likened to artists such as Nick Drake, Badly Drawn Boy, and Jeff Buckley.
May Godfrey Sutton May Godfrey Sutton (September 25, 1886 – October 4, 1975) was a tennis champion and the first American to win the singles title at Wimbledon.
May Sutton May Godfrey Sutton (September 25, 1886 – October 4, 1975) was a tennis champion and the first American to win the singles title at Wimbledon.
Mecia Simson Mecia Simone Simson is a British model, who was announced as the winner of the fifth cycle of Britain's Next Top Model in July 2009.
Mercia MacDermott Mercia MacDermott (Мерсия Макдермот; born 7 April 1927) is an English writer and historian.
Michael Collings Michael Collings is an English singer who came to international public attention when he appeared as a contestant on the TV programme Britain's Got Talent on 16 April 2011, singing "Fast Car...
Michael Foot Michael Mackintosh Foot, FRSL (23 July 1913 – 3 March 2010) was a British Labour Party politician and man of letters.
Paul Wotton Paul Anthony Wotton (born 17 August 1977) is an English footballer who plays for Football League Two club Plymouth Argyle.
Peter Anderson (footballer born 1932) Peter Dennis Anderson (born 11 September 1932) is an English former professional footballer who made more than 300 appearances in the Football League playing as a winger for Plymouth Argyle and ...
Peter Gilbert White Peter Gilbert White (1937–2007) was an English cathedral organist, who served in Leicester Cathedral.
Phil Sandercock Philip John "Phil" Sandercock (born June 21, 1953 in Plymouth) is a former professional footballer, who played for Torquay United, Huddersfield Town, Northampton Town and Nuneaton Borough.
Philemon Pownoll Philemon Pownoll (c. 1734 – 15 June 1780) was an officer of the Royal Navy who saw service during the War of the Austrian Succession, the Seven Years' War and the American War of Independe...
Philip Curtis Lieutenant Philip Kenneth Edward Curtis VC (7 July 1926 – 23 April 1951) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the e...
Philip Pilditch Sir Philip Edward Pilditch, 1st Baronet (12 August 1861-17 December 1948), was a British Unionist politician.
Philip Richard Morris Philip Richard Morris was an English painter of genre and maritime scenes, Holman Hunt-influenced religious paintings and portraits.
Phoebe Hessel Phoebe Hessel, née Smith (March 1713 – 12 December 1821) was best known for disguising herself as a man to serve in the British Army, probably to be with her lover, Samuel Golding.
Raleigh Ashlin Skelton Raleigh Ashlin Skelton (21 December 1906 – 7 December 1970) is best known for his work on the history of cartography and particularly his attempts to prove the authenticity of the Vinland map.
Raymond Hawkey Raymond John "Ray" Hawkey (2 February 1930 – 22 August 2010) was an English graphic designer and author, based in London.
Rebecca Lenkiewicz Rebecca Lenkiewicz (born 1968 in Plymouth, Devon) is a British playwright.
Rhys Oakley Rhys Oakley (born 16 September 1980 in Plymouth) is a rugby union footballer who has represented the Wales National Rugby Team, currently playing for Moseley.
Richard Burnard Munday Major Richard Burnard Munday was an English flying ace credited with scoring nine aerial victories during World War I. He was notable for scoring Britain's first night victory; he also excelled ...
Richard Davis (footballer) Richard Frederick Davis (born 14 November 1943) is a retired English footballer who played as a full-back for various clubs in the 1960s.
Richard Greene Richard Marius Joseph Greene (25 August 1918 – 1 June 1985) was a noted English film and television actor.
Richard Pearce (botanist) Richard Pearce (c.1835 – 17 July 1868) was a Victorian plant collector, who introduced the tuberous begonia to England, which led to the development of the hybrid begonias grown today.
Richard Rawle The Rt Rev Richard Rawle, DD, was Bishop of Trinidad and Tobago from 1872, and Dean of its cathedral from 1878, until his death in 1889.
Richard Stevens (politician) Richard James Stevens (born 1955) is a British-born Falkland Islands teacher and politician who served as a Member of the Legislative Assembly for the Camp constituency from 2005 until 2009.
Robert Falcon Scott Robert Falcon Scott, CVO (6 June 1868 – 29 March 1912) was a Royal Navy officer and explorer who led two expeditions to the Antarctic regions: the Discovery Expedition, 1901–04, and the il...
Robert Hawker Robert Hawker (1753–1827) was a Devonian vicar of the Anglican Church and the most prominent of the vicars of Charles Church, Plymouth, Devon.
Robert Healey Robert Dennis Healey (born 10 February 1934) is a former English cricketer.
Robert Hunt (scientist) Robert Hunt (6 September 1807 – 17 October 1887), a scientist and antiquarian, was born at Devonport, Plymouth, in the United Kingdom.
Robert Julian Scott Robert Julian Scott MIME, MICE, FAIEE, NZSocCE (1861–1930) was a notable New Zealand railway engineer and professor of engineering.
Robert Lenkiewicz Robert Oscar Lenkiewicz (31 December 1941 – 5 August 2002) was one of South West England's most celebrated artists of modern times.
Robert Stephen Hawker Robert Stephen Hawker (3 December 1803 – 15 August 1875) was an Anglican priest, poet, antiquarian of Cornwall and reputed eccentric.
Robert Trelawney Robert Trelawney (25 March 1598 – 1643) was an English merchant and colonist who settled lands in Maine USA and a politician who sat in the House of Commons of England from 1640 to 1642.
Robin Hulbert Robin James Hulbert (born 14 March 1980) is an English former footballer who played as a midfielder for Conference North side Barrow.
Rogers Baronets The Rogers Baronetcy, of Wisdome in the County of Devon, was a title in the Baronetage of England.
Ron Goodwin Ronald Alfred Goodwin (17 February 19258 January 2003) was a British composer and conductor known for his film music.
Roy Jordan Roy Anthony Jordan (born 17 April 1978 in Plymouth) is an English professional footballer.
Russell Winnicott Lieutenant Russell Winnicott was an English World War I flying ace credited with ten aerial victories.
Ryan Leonard Ryan Ian Leonard (born 24 May 1992) is an English footballer who plays for Football League Two club Southend United, having previously played for Plymouth Argyle, Weston-super-Mare and Tiverton Town.
Ryan Northmore Ryan Northmore (born 5 September 1980, in Plymouth, England) is an English former professional football goalkeeper currently playing for Conference South side Dorchester Town.
Samuel Pearce Samuel Pearce (1766–1799) was an English Baptist minister, known as a hymn-writer.
Samuel Prout Samuel Prout (September 17, 1783 - February 10, 1852) was one of the masters of British watercolour architectural painting.
Samuel Viant Samuel Phillip Viant was a British Labour Party politician.
Sarah Barrow Sarah Barrow (born 22 October 1988 in Plymouth) is a British diver.
Scott Hiley Scott Patrick Hiley (born 27 September 1968 in Plymouth) is an English former footballer.
Sean Morrison (footballer) Sean Joseph Morrison (born 8 January 1991) is an English professional footballer who plays for Reading of the Championship, as a centre back.
Sharron Davies Sharron Elizabeth Davies MBE (born 1 November 1962) is a retired swimmer from the United Kingdom.
Shaun Taylor Shaun Taylor (born 26 February 1963) is an English former professional footballer who made more than 500 appearances in the Football League and Premier League, playing for Exeter City, Swindon ...
Sidney Cottle Group Captain Sidney Joseph "Jack" Cottle MBE's military career began during World War I. He became a flying ace in the latter years of the war, credited with thirteen aerial victories.
Sir George Arthur, 1st Baronet Lieutenant-General Sir George Arthur, 1st Baronet KCH PC (21 June 1784 – 19 September 1854) was Lieutenant Governor of British Honduras (1814–1822), Van Diemen's Land (now the State of Tasmania,...
Steve Adams (footballer) Stephen Marc "Steve" Adams (born 25 September 1980) is an English footballer who plays as a midfielder for Truro City.
Steve Davey Stephen Gilbert Richard "Steve" Davey is an English former footballer who played in the Football League for Plymouth Argyle, Hereford United, Portsmouth and Exeter City.
Steve Ralphs Stephen Ralphs, or 'the bow and arrow man', is a traditional bowyer and film armorer.
Steve Thompson (footballer born 1963) Steven John Thompson (born 12 January 1963 in Plymouth) is an English football manager and former player currently assistant manager at Conference National side Woking.
Steve Wheeler Steve Wheeler is a British academic, author, speaker and learning technologist.
Steven Thompson (English footballer) Steven John Thompson (born 12 January 1963 in Plymouth) is an English football manager and former player currently without a club after leaving Cornish Step 3 team Truro City in March 2010 by 'm...
Thomas B. Jeffery Thomas B. Jeffery (5 February 1845–2 April 1910) was an inventor and manufacturer of bicycles and early automobiles.
Thomas Doughty (explorer) Thomas Doughty (1545 – July 2, 1578) was an English nobleman, soldier, scholar and personal secretary of Christopher Hatton.
Thomas Luke Captain Thomas Carlyon Luke was a World War I flying ace credited with six aerial victories.
Titch Horne William 'Titch' Horne was an English professional footballer.
Tom Arscott Tom Arscott (born 25 August 1987) is a rugby union player Arscott joined Bristol from Plymouth Albion R.F.C. before the start of the 07-08 Guinness Premiership season, joining his brother Luke ...
Tom Daley Thomas Robert "Tom" Daley (born 21 May 1994) is an English diver and television personality.
Tom Pook Tom Pook was an English-born Wales international rugby forward who played rugby union for Newport and rugby league with Holbeck.
Tonia Couch Tonia Couch (born 20 May 1989) is a British Olympic diver.
Trevor Francis Trevor John Francis (born 19 April 1954 in Plymouth, England), is a former footballer who won the European Cup with Nottingham Forest and played for England 52 times.
Trevor Woodman Trevor James Woodman MBE (born 4 August, 1976 in Plymouth, England) is a former English rugby union footballer.
Tyler Harvey Tyler Marshall Harvey (born 29 June 1995) is an English footballer who plays as a forward for Plymouth Argyle.
Vanessa George The 2009 Plymouth child abuse case was a child abuse and paedophile ring involving at least five adults from different parts of England.
Victor Canning Victor Canning (16 June 1911 – 21 February 1986) was a prolific writer of novels and thrillers who flourished in the 1950s, '60s and '70s, but whose reputation has faded since his death in...
Walter Stradling Walter Stradling (1875 - July 4, 1918) was an English born American cinematographer of the silent era.
Walter Yeo Walter Ernest O'Neil Yeo (20 October 1890 – 1960) was a sailor during World War I, and is thought to be the first person to benefit from advanced plastic surgery, namely a skin flap.
Warwick Hele Sir Warwick Hele was an English landowner and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1597 and 1625.
Wilfrid Spender Sir Wilfrid Bliss Spender, KCB, DSO, MC (6 October 1876 — 21 December 1960) was an army officer, colonial administrator and civil servant - being responsible for laying the foundations for the c...
Will James (rugby player) Will James (born 22 December 1976 in Plymouth, England) is a Wales international rugby union player.
William Crossing William Crossing (1847–1928) was a writer and documenter of Dartmoor and Dartmoor life.
William Elford Leach William Elford Leach, FRS (2 February 1790 – 25 August 1836) was an English zoologist and marine biologist.
William Henry Wills (journalist) William Henry Wills J.P. (13 January 1810–1 September 1880) was a British journalist, playwright, a newspaper editor and a close friend and confidant of the author Charles Dickens, who en...
William Horne (footballer) William Henry Horne (1885 – 1930) was an English footballer who played in the Southern League for Plymouth Argyle and Fulham.
William Mudge William Mudge (1762–1820) was an English artillery officer and surveyor, born in Plymouth, an important figure in the work of the Ordnance Survey.
William Robert Mends Sir William Robert Mends, GCB (27 February 1812 – 26 June 1897), was a British admiral of the Royal Navy, son of Admiral William Bowen Mends and nephew of Captain Robert Mends.
William Snow Harris Sir William Snow Harris (1 April 1791 – 22 January 1867) was an English physician and electrical researcher, nicknamed Thunder-and-Lightning Harris, and noted for his invention of ...
Willoughby Mason Willoughby Willoughby Mason Willoughby (1875 in Plymouth - 1936 in London) was an English physician who served as Medical Officer of Health for the city of London.
Winnifred Quick Winnifred Vera Quick (January 23, 1904 – July 4, 2002) was one of the last four remaining survivors of the sinking of the RMS Titanic on April 15, 1912.
Wrey Gardiner Charles Wrey Gardiner (1901 – 13 March 1981) was an English writer and poet, editor and publisher, born in Plymouth.
Zachary Mudge Zachary (variously Zacharia or Zechariah) Mudge (22 January 1770 – 22 October 1852) was an officer in the British Royal Navy, best known for serving in the historic Vancouver Expedition.
Zahra Ahmadi Zahra Ahmadi (born 1981) is an English actress.