This section, Famous Scots about Famous people from Scotland is currently a work in progress. We have the following list but will soon be expanding.
Billy Connolly, comedian/actor - born in Glasgow, Scotland
Sean Connery - born in Fountainbridge, Edinburgh, Scotland
Tom Conti -born in Paisley, Scotland
Donald Crisp - born in Aberfeldy, Perthshire, Scotland
Ewan McGregor - born in Crieff, Perthshire, Scotland
David Niven - born in Kirriemuir, Scotland
Alastair Sim - born in Edinburgh, Scotland
Richard Wilson - born in Greenock, Renfrewshire, Scotland
Sheena Easton - born in Bellshill, Scotland
Will Fyffe - born in Dundee, Scotland
Sir Harry Lauder - born in Portobello, Edinburgh, Scotland
Lulu (Marie McDonald Lawrie) - born in Glasgow, Scotland
Annie Lennox - born in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Andy Stewart, comedian and singer - born in Glasgow, Scotland
For more information about famous Scottish writers, see our Scottish writers page in the Celtic Literature section or select a name below.
Sir James Matthew Barrie - born in Kirriemuir, Scotland
James Boswell - born in Edinburgh, Scotland
Robert Burns - born in Alloway, Scotland
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle - born in Edinburgh, Scotland
Kenneth Grahame - born in Edinburgh, Scotland
Robert Louis Stevenson -
born in Edinburgh, Scotland
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