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16 famous people it might surprise you to learn are from Nottinghamshire

Nottinghamshire has produced more than its fair share of people who have gone on to find fame - from TV presenters to sporting stars and musicians.

Here’s a look at some of the famous people born in and around the county. Obviously there are plenty of others so let us know your favourites via our Facebook page.

A BAFTA and Golden Globe winner - as well as being an and Oscar nominee - Samantha was born in Clifton and has work alongside the likes of Tom Cruise and Johnny Depp.

5. Samantha Morton

A BAFTA and Golden Globe winner - as well as being an and Oscar nominee - Samantha was born in Clifton and has work alongside the likes of Tom Cruise and Johnny Depp.
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The England and Notts right-arm bowler is his country's second-highest Test wicket taker of all time, with 437 to his name.

6. Stuart Broad

The England and Notts right-arm bowler is his country's second-highest Test wicket taker of all time, with 437 to his name.
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This chart-topping '70s glam rock star was originally from Mansfield. But some people might know him as his other stage name Shane Fenton, or his real name Bernard William Jewry.

7. Alvin Stardust

This chart-topping '70s glam rock star was originally from Mansfield. But some people might know him as his other stage name Shane Fenton, or his real name Bernard William Jewry.
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Chart-topper Jake Bugg hit the headlines with his first number one album at the age of 18. His hits include Lightning Bolt and Country song. Born in Clifton he is a Notts County fan.

8. Jake Bugg

Chart-topper Jake Bugg hit the headlines with his first number one album at the age of 18. His hits include Lightning Bolt and Country song. Born in Clifton he is a Notts County fan.
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