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Famous People from Birmingham

A selection of famous or notable people born in, or associated with, Birmingham

"" Edward Burne-Jones - Pre-Raphaelite artist

"" George Cadbury - Son of John Cadbury, Founder of the Cadbury chocolate company

"" Joseph Chamberlain - Politician and Mayor of Birmingham

"" Tony Hancock - Comedian and Actor

"" Ozzy Osbourne - Singer of Black Sabbath

"" J.R.R. Tolkien - Author


A more comprehensive list can be found on Wikipedia's list of famous people from Birmingham along with the Birmingham Walk of Stars.