Birth Place Matching "Buxton, Derbyshire, England, UK" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Sense and Sensibility
Elizabeth Spriggs was born on September 18, 1929 in Buxton, Derbyshire, England as Elizabeth Jean Williams. She was an actress and writer, known for Sense and Sensibility (1995), Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001) and Playing the Field (1998). She was married to Murray Manson, Marshall ...
Director | Mary Poppins
Robert Stevenson was born on March 31, 1905 in Buxton, Derbyshire, England as Robert Edward Stevenson. He was a director and writer, known for Mary Poppins (1964), Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971) and King Solomon's Mines (1937). He was married to Ursula Henderson, Frances Holyoke Howard, Anna Lee ...
Actor | The Goodies
Tim Brooke-Taylor was born on July 17, 1940 in Buxton, Derbyshire, England as Timothy Julian Brooke-Taylor. He is an actor and writer, known for The Goodies (1970), At Last the 1948 Show (1967) and Engelbert with the Young Generation (1972). He has been married to Christine Wheadon since 1968. They...
Actor | Harry's Mad
Dave Lee Travis, better known around the world as D.L.T., was born in Buxton, Derbyshire on 25th May 1945. Travis began his career spinning discs at the Oasis Club in Manchester on a part time basis. He went on an extensive tour of clubs, ballrooms and theatres presenting and promoting his own ...
7. Bill Turner
Director | It's Tommy Cooper
Bill Turner was born on August 14, 1926 in Buxton, Derbyshire, England as William Needham Turner. He was a director and producer, known for It's Tommy Cooper (1969), The Adventures of Don Quick (1970) and The Mating Machine (1970). He died on March 2, 1993 in Mayfair, London, England.
Actor | Dr. Finlay's Casebook
Brian Brocklehurst was born on August 16, 1930 in Buxton, Derbyshire, England as Brian Francis Brocklehurst. He was an actor, known for Dr. Finlay's Casebook (1962), No Hiding Place (1959) and George IV (1970). He died on October 25, 2010 in London, England.
9. John Mott
Actor | Jack the Ripper
John Mott was born on August 24, 1890 in Buxton, Derbyshire, England as John Mottershead. He was an actor, known for Jack the Ripper (1959), After the Ball (1957) and Lilies of the Field (1934). He was married to Elsie French. He died on September 23, 1984 in Worthing, Sussex, England.
10. Jeremy Mirams
Actor | Back 2 Forward
Born in Buxton in the High Peak, grew up in nearby Whaley Bridge, studied at The University of Sheffield, and now based in Stockport. Jeremy used his redundancy in November 2013, as a spring board out of the rat race to return to his love of acting, initially looking for extras work in film, TV & ...
11. David Cregan
Writer | Play for Today
David Appleton Quartus Cregan was born in Buxton, Derbyshire on 30 September 1931 to factory owner James and his wife Gertrude - the youngest of four sons, hence the name Quartus. Having displayed an early talent for writing whilst at school he spent two years in the RAF (1952 - 1954) on National ...
13. Doris Hemingway
Actress | The Mikado
Doris Hemingway was born on December 19, 1900 in Fairfield, Buxton, Derbyshire, England as Edith Doris Hemingway. She was an actress, known for The Mikado (1926). She was married to Harry Norris. She died on April 11, 1983 in Barton-on-Sea, Hampshire, England.