People from Ayrshire

Posted Oct 28, 2009
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  1. People from East Ayrshire

    People from East Ayrshire

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  2. People from North Ayrshire

    People from North Ayrshire

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  3. People from South Ayrshire

    People from South Ayrshire

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  1. Kirsty Hume
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    Kirsty Hume

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    Kirsty Hume (born 4 September 1976) is a Scottish model who came to prominence in the fashion world in the 1990s.


  2. Drew Galloway
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    Drew Galloway

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    Andrew "Drew" Galloway (born 6 June 1985) is a Scottish professional wrestler, best known for his tenure with WWE under the ring name Drew McIntyre. He currently competes under the name Drew Galloway for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA), Insane Championship Wrestling (ICW), and Evolve Wrestling. He is the current ICW World Heavyweight Champion, OCW Heavyweight Champion, DPW Heavyweight Champion and Scottish Heavyweight Champion as well as a former WWE Intercontinental Champion, WWE Tag Team Champion, Evolve World Champion and DGUSA Open the Freedom Gate Champion.


  3. Gray O'Brien
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    Gray O'Brien

    3,289 views

    Gray O'Brien (born Gerry O'Brien, 11 August 1968) is a Scottish television and film actor, best known for his portrayal of the villainous Weatherfield businessman Tony Gordon in the popular ITV soap opera Coronation Street from 2007 to 2010, and as Dr Richard McCaig on the BBC medical drama Casualty from 1996 to 1998.


  4. Marysia Kay
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    Marysia Kay

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    Marysia Kay (born 14 December 1975 in Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland) is a retired Scottish actress, singer, and fight performer. She is best known for her role in Forest of the Damned. Her most recent appearances include the short films Record & Erase and Short Lease, and the horror movie Colour from the Dark (filmed in Italy and based upon HP Lovecraft's "The Colour Out of Space"), starring Debbie Rochon.


  5. Bill Simpson
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    Bill Simpson

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    William Nicholson "Bill" Simpson (11 September 1931 – 21 December 1986) was a Scottish film and television actor, best remembered for his portrayal of the title role in the long-running BBC TV series Dr. Finlay's Casebook.


  6. Elaine Smith
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    Elaine Smith

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    Elaine Smith (born 23 April 1962) is a Scottish-born actress who found fame on Australian television.


  7. Angus Houston
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    Angus Houston

    53 views

    Air Chief Marshal Sir Allan Grant "Angus" Houston AKAC (Mil)AFC (born 9 June 1947) is a retired senior officer of the Royal Australian Air Force. He served as Chief of Air Force (CAF) from 20 June 2001 and then as the Chief of the Defence Force (CDF) from 4 July 2005. He retired from the military on 3 July 2011.


  8. Sara Crowe
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    Sara Crowe

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    Sara Crowe (born 22 March 1966), also known as Sara K. Crowe, is a Scottish film and stage actress who mainly plays comedy roles.


  9. Andrew Weir
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    Andrew Weir

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  10. Rebecca Shearing
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    Rebecca Shearing

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    Rebecca Shearing is a Scottish pop singer. She received popular attention in 2007 when she started uploading videos of herself covering hit songs. She was offered her first record deal in November 2007. She decided to finish school before signing a contract. Interest from labels and record industry professionals continued. Shearing has since decided to pursue her career solo.


  11. George Getgood
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    George Getgood

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    George Getgood (15 November 1892 – 22 July 1970), also known as George Goodman, was a Scottish professional footballer who played as a half-back for various clubs in the 1920s.


  12. Robert Burns
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    Robert Burns

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    Robert Burns (25 January 1759 – 21 July 1796), also known as Rabbie Burns, the Bard of Ayrshire and various other names and epithets, was a Scottish poet and lyricist. He is widely regarded as the national poet of Scotland and is celebrated worldwide. He is the best known of the poets who have written in the Scots language, although much of his writing is also in English and a light Scots dialect, accessible to an audience beyond Scotland. He also wrote in standard English, and in these writings his political or civil commentary is often at its bluntest.


  13. Johnny Cymbal
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    Johnny Cymbal

    14 views

    Johnny Cymbal (born John Hendry Blair; February 3, 1945 – March 16, 1993) was a Scottish-born American songwriter, singer, and record producer who had numerous hit records, including his signature song, "Mr. Bass Man".


  14. John Barnes (broadcaster)
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    John Barnes (broadcaster)

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  15. Christine Borland
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    Christine Borland

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    Christine Borland (born 1965, Darvel, Ayrshire, Scotland) is a British artist and one of the Young British Artists (YBAs). Borland attended the University of Ulster, and the Glasgow School of Art.


  16. Stanley Henry Parry Boughey
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    Stanley Henry Parry Boughey

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    Stanley Henry Parry Boughey VC (9 April 1896 – 4 December 1917) was a British 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 forces.


  17. James Wilson (U.S. politician)
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    James Wilson (U.S. politician)

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    James "Tama Jim" Wilson (August 16, 1835 – August 26, 1920) was a Scottish-born American politician who served as United States Secretary of Agriculture for sixteen years during three presidencies, from 1897 to 1913. He holds the record as the longest-serving United States Cabinet member, and if one counts his day and a half under Woodrow Wilson, the only cabinet member to serve under four consecutive Presidents.


  18. Al Howie
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    Al Howie

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    Al Howie (born September 16, 1945) is a Canadian long-distance runner who has won more than fifty marathons, ultramarathons and multiday races in over two decades, including the 1991 Trans Canada Highway run (7295 kilometers) in the record time of 72 days and 10 hours. A brass plaque on Victoria's Mile Zero marker commemorates this athletic event for which he raised $750,000 for a fund for children with special needs. Two weeks after running across Canada he won the Sri Chinmoy 1300 Miler in New York improving on his own world record time. Both the Trans Canada run and the 1,300-mile (2,100 km) race qualified for the Guinness Book of Records. He has been living in Duncan, B. C., since 2005, where he is receiving treatment for Diabetes I. The City of Duncan awarded him the Perpetual Trophy for Excellence and Sportsmanship in December 2007, and in 2014 he was inducted into The Greater Victoria Sports Hall of Fame.


  19. Alexander Montgomerie
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    Alexander Montgomerie

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    Alexander Montgomerie (c. 1550? - 1598), Scottish Jacobean courtier and poet, or makar, born in Ayrshire. He was one of the principal members of the Castalian Band, a circle of poets in the court of James VI in the 1580s which included the king himself. Montgomerie was for a time in favour as one of the king's "favourites". He was a Catholic in a largely Protestant court and his involvement in political controversy led to his expulsion as an outlaw in the mid 1590s.


  20. Bill Shaw (footballer)
    #20

    Bill Shaw (footballer)

    6 views

    William J. 'Bill' Shaw (born 1886) was a Scottish professional footballer who played for Kilmarnock, Bristol Rovers, Dumbarton Harp and Cowdenbeath.


  21. Don Lees
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    Don Lees

    4 views

    William Lees (1873 – after 1905), also known as Don, Donald, or Walter Lees, was a Scottish professional footballer who scored 74 goals from 260 appearances in the Football League playing for Lincoln City, Darwen and Barnsley. He also played in the Scottish League for Celtic. He played either as a forward or as a centre half.


  22. Joe Filippi
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    Joe Filippi

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    Joe Filippi (born 3 November 1953 in Ayrshire), is a retired Scottish football defender.


  23. John Anderson (carpenter)
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    John Anderson (carpenter)

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    John Anderson (1759 in Ayrshire – May 4, 1832 in Invergarry) was a Scottish carpenter by trade. He was a close friend of Robert Burns and is reputed to have built his coffin in 1796. He is also the subject of a famous poem by Burns, later set to music called "John Anderson My Jo, John."


  24. John Hodge (politician)
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    John Hodge (politician)

    4 views

    John Hodge (29 October 1855 – 10 August 1937) was a Coalition Labour party politician in the United Kingdom, and was the first Minister of Labour and the second Minister of Pensions.


  25. James McCosh
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    James McCosh

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    James McCosh (April 1, 1811 – November 16, 1894) was a prominent philosopher of the Scottish School of Common Sense. He was president of Princeton University 1868-1888.


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