List of people from Bolton

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

This is a list of notable people from Bolton in North West England. The demonym of Bolton is Boltonian. This list includes people from the towns of Farnworth, Horwich, Westhoughton, Kearsley, Little Lever, Blackrod, and other smaller places within the Metropolitan Borough of Bolton. This list is arranged alphabetically by surname:


Table of contents:
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
See alsoReferences

A[edit]

B[edit]

C[edit]

D[edit]

F[edit]

G[edit]

H[edit]

I[edit]

J[edit]

K[edit]

L[edit]

M[edit]

N[edit]

O[edit]

P[edit]

R[edit]

S[edit]

T[edit]

W[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Player Profile: Alan Ainscow (neilbrown.newcastlefans.com). URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  2. ^ Alyn Ainsworth at the British Film Institute. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  3. ^ Alyn Ainsworth at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  4. ^ Dibbits, Kat (13 August 2007). "Cherry Ghost talks about Bolton roots". The Bolton News. Newsquest Media Group. [permanent dead link]
  5. ^ Singer in running for music award. The Bolton News, 20 September 2007. Archived 2 August 2009 at the Wayback Machine.
  6. ^ YOUNG ZACH YOUNGpage.html Monica Ali – biography, interviews, articles[permanent dead link] (authortrek.com). URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  7. ^ Bolton Women of Achievement Archived 9 October 2007 at the Wayback Machine., including Monica Ali. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  8. ^ Richard Arkwright 1732–1792 Inventor of the Water Frame Archived 17 May 2009 at the Wayback Machine.
  9. ^ Boyson, Rhodes. The Ashworth Cotton Enterprise. p. 1. 
  10. ^ Actor: Ian Aspinall (bbc.co.uk – Holby City). URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  11. ^ Actor: Ian Aspinall Archived 25 October 2007 at the Wayback Machine. (Holby.tv). URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  12. ^ Hylda Baker at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  13. ^ October 2009+17:49:07 Comedy Tributes UK: Hylda Baker.. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  14. ^ Player Profile: Alan Ball at soccerbase.com. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  15. ^ Obituary: Alan Ball. The Independent, Published: 26 April 2007. Archived 13 August 2007 at the Wayback Machine.
  16. ^ Johnny Ball at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  17. ^ Johnny Ball – biography and credits at the British Film Institute's Screenonline. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  18. ^ Famous Boltonians beginning with B including Tommy Banks. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  19. ^ "Barlow, Sir Thomas (1845–1945)". AIM25. Retrieved 23 August 2010. 
  20. ^ Danny Boyle at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  21. ^ Danny Boyle – biography and credits at the British Film Institute's Screenonline. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  22. ^ Liam Boyle at the Internet Movie Database
  23. ^ Enjoli Liston (9 May 2009). "Liam Boyle: 'I often question why I'm doing this'". The Guardian. Retrieved 16 May 2011. 
  24. ^ "John Bruton". englandstats.com. Retrieved 14 November 2013. 
  25. ^ Minard, Jennifer (9 October 2006). "A classic role for TV star Andrew". The Bolton News. Newsquest Media Group. 
  26. ^ +Andrew+Buchan.html 20 Questions With ... Andrew Buchan[permanent dead link]. WhatsOnStage. Retrieved 31 October 2009.
  27. ^ Andrew Buchan at the Internet Movie Database
  28. ^ Felstein, I; Naqvi, N (1983). "Samuel Taylor Chadwick: 1809-73". Br Med J (Clin Res Ed). 286: 2031–2. doi:10.1136/bmj.286.6383.2031. PMC 1548499Freely accessible. PMID 6409217. 
  29. ^ Mark Charnock at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  30. ^ About Mark Charnock who plays Marlon Dingle (emmerdale.org). URL accessed 25 October 2007.
  31. ^ Famous Boltonians beginning with C including Phil Clarke. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  32. ^ Clough Biography Archived 9 October 2009 at the Wayback Machine.
  33. ^ Sir Daniel Cooper (1821–1902), Dictionary of Australian Biography. Project Gutenberg of Australia. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  34. ^ Sir Daniel Cooper (1821–1902), Australian Dictionary of Biography Online. Australian National University. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  35. ^ thomascole.org – biography Archived 7 October 2007 at the Wayback Machine. official website. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  36. ^ Sara's Radio 1 Page. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  37. ^ Sara Cox at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  38. ^ Philip Craven Archived 31 January 2010 at the Wayback Machine., Liverpool John Moores University
  39. ^ The life of Samuel Crompton (1753–1827) Archived 11 April 2010 at the Wayback Machine.. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  40. ^ Player Profile: John Cunliffe Archived 5 October 2007 at the Wayback Machine. (MLSnet.com). URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  41. ^ Charles Darbishire, boltonsmayors.org.uk, retrieved 31 May 2010 
  42. ^ Player Profile: Julian Darby at Soccerbase.com. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  43. ^ normandavies.com official website. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  44. ^ "Player profile: John Davis". CricketArchive. Retrieved 16 November 2011. 
  45. ^ "Dragon's Den star Hilary goes back to her roots in documentary". The Bolton News. Newsquest Media Group. 20 November 2011. Retrieved 19 November 2011. 
  46. ^ Fred Dibnah at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  47. ^ Fred Dibnah official website. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  48. ^ Biography Sir Benjamin Dobson Archived 13 May 2011 at the Wayback Machine.
  49. ^ Vic Faulkner – Professional Wrestler
  50. ^ Cricket Biography of William Farrimond
  51. ^ Shirley Anne Field at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  52. ^ Shirley Anne Field – biography and credits at the British Film Institute's Screenonline. URL accessed 25 October 2007.
  53. ^ Frank Finlay at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 25 October 2007.
  54. ^ frankfinlay.net – biography. URL accessed 25 October 2007.
  55. ^ Player Profile: Garry Flitcroft at Soccerbase.com. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  56. ^ Stu Francis at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  57. ^ UK Gameshows – Stu Francis. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  58. ^ Comedy Kings – Stu Francis Archived 13 August 2009 at the Wayback Machine.. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  59. ^ "Peter boxes clever". The Bolton News. Retrieved 5 June 2012. 
  60. ^ badlydrawnboy.co.uk official site. URL accessed 4 October 2007. Archived 7 September 2007 at the Wayback Machine.
  61. ^ Parker, C.W. Northern who's who; a biographical dictionary of men and women. p. 298. 
  62. ^ Player Profile: Aaron Grundy at Soccerbase.com. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  63. ^ lesliehalliwell.com official site. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  64. ^ Leslie Halliwell at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  65. ^ Charles Hallows biography
  66. ^ James Hallows biography
  67. ^ Referee Statistics: Mark Halsey at soccerbase.com. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  68. ^ "Haseeb Hameed". Cricinfo. Retrieved 16 September 2016. 
  69. ^ "Ruth Hamilton". Archived from the original on 25 October 2007. Retrieved 17 July 2011. 
  70. ^ John Collins Hanscomb. Links in a chain. Retrieved 23 May 2011
  71. ^ "Lancashire player number 39 – Hardcastle, Frank". Retrieved 2011-05-14. 
  72. ^ http://www.liverpoolfc.com/team/academy/player/sam-hart Liverpool F.C. profile
  73. ^ Article on John Harwood Archived 20 November 2008 at the Wayback Machine.
  74. ^ anniehaslam.com official site. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  75. ^ Manning, Geoffrey H. (1986) The Romance of Place Names in South Australia, p. 87. Adelaide, South Australia: published by the author, ISBN 0-9590087-3-X
  76. ^ "Famous Boltonians". Archived from the original on 17 July 2011. Retrieved 21 July 2011. 
  77. ^ "Councillor Stan Heptinstall MBE". Broxtowe Council. Retrieved 1 August 2014. 
  78. ^ Give a little Whistle: The Recollections of a Remarkable Referee, by Gordon Hill & Jason Thomas, (Souvenir Press Ltd 1975), ISBN 0-285-62187-4.
  79. ^ Oh, Ref!, by Pat Partridge & John Gibson, (Souvenir Press Ltd 1979), ISBN 0-285-62423-7.
  80. ^ charlesholden.com Archived 27 September 2007 at the Wayback Machine. official website. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  81. ^ Player Profile: Nicky Hunt at Soccerbase.com. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  82. ^ jackhylton.com official website. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  83. ^ Bolton Women of Achievement Archived 9 October 2007 at the Wayback Machine. – including Susan Sutherland Isaacs. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  84. ^ Famous Boltonians beginning with I – including Susan Sutherland Isaacs. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  85. ^ "David Jack". Spartcus Educational. Retrieved 4 December 2014. 
  86. ^ "History of Westhoughton". Retrieved 26 October 2013. 
  87. ^ Danny Jones (mcflyofficial.com). URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  88. ^ Peter Kay at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  89. ^ Peter Kay – biography (bbc.co.uk). URL accessed 25 October 2007.
  90. ^ Vernon Kay at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  91. ^ Vernon Kay – biography Archived 16 November 2007 at the Wayback Machine.. URL accessed 25 October 2007.
  92. ^ "Athlete Biography – KENNY Jason". Beijing Olympics official website. Archived from the original on 1 September 2008. 
  93. ^ Jason Kenny Biography British Cycling; Accessed 15-08-08 Archived 21 May 2008 at the Wayback Machine.
  94. ^ http://www.independent.co.uk/sport/olympics/rio-2016-jason-kenny-wins-sixth-olympic-gold-to-equal-sir-chris-hoy-as-britains-greatest-a7194661.html
  95. ^ amirkhan-boxing.com – biography Archived 12 October 2007 at the Wayback Machine. official website. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  96. ^ "Thomas Penyngton Kirkman". Retrieved 29 March 2016. 
  97. ^ andyknowles.co.uk official website. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  98. ^ Famous Boltonians beginning with K – including Tony Knowles. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  99. ^ Sir Harry Kroto – autobiography (nobelprize.org). URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  100. ^ BBC – Programmes categorised as Factual: Homes & Gardens
  101. ^ WHEN Bruno Langley treads the boards at Buxton this Christmas, it will be the first time his little son has seen him on stage. | Derby Telegraph
  102. ^ William Lassell – brief history and discoveries. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  103. ^ Famous Boltonians beginning with L – including Thomas (Tommy) Lawton. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  104. ^ Player Profile: Tommy Lawton at soccerbase.com. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  105. ^ Player Career- Francis Lee
  106. ^ Famous Boltonians beginning with L – including William Hesketh Lever (Lord Leverhulme). URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  107. ^ Ralf Little at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  108. ^ BBC Profile: Ralf Little. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  109. ^ Lofthouse the lionheart at The FA.com. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  110. ^ Player Profile: Nat Lofthouse Archived 16 October 2007 at the Wayback Machine. (englandfc.com). URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  111. ^ "Kate Long". Retrieved 6 August 2012. 
  112. ^ Athlete Profile: Peter Lown at the Canadian Olympic Committee database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  113. ^ Famous Boltonians beginning with L – including Captain Stanley Lord. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  114. ^ sajmahmood.com – biography Archived 17 December 2007 at the Wayback Machine. official website. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  115. ^ George Marsh, deaneparish.co.uk, retrieved 12 January 2010 
  116. ^ George Marsh, martyr, hrionline.ac.uk, archived from the original on 14 June 2011, retrieved 12 January 2010 
  117. ^ Referee Profiles Archived 15 January 2008 at the Wayback Machine. – including Lee Mason (Football League official website). URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  118. ^ Lee Mason Referee Statistics at soccerbase.com. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  119. ^ Patrick McGuinness at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  120. ^ Patrick McGuinness – biography (official website). URL accessed 25 October 2007.
  121. ^ Ian McKellen – biography Archived 17 February 2005 at the Wayback Machine. (tiscali.co.uk). URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  122. ^ Ian McKellen at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  123. ^ Wisconsin Blue Book 1881, Biographical Sketch of William Meadows, p. 524
  124. ^ Thomas Moran – biography (lucidcafe.com). URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  125. ^ Millennium people: Geoffrey Moorhouse. Bolton Evening News, 19 June 1999.Archived 27 February 2006 at the Wayback Machine.
  126. ^ Author: Geoffrey Moorhouse Archived 2 March 2007 at the Wayback Machine. (orionbooks.co.uk). URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  127. ^ Carlo Nash | Football Stats | Norwich City | Age 40 | Soccer Base
  128. ^ Bill Naughton at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  129. ^ Bill Naughton 1910–1992 – Bolton Council (Microsoft Word Document). URL accessed 4 October 2007.[dead link]
  130. ^ Paul Nicholls at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  131. ^ Paul Nicholls – biography Archived 11 August 2007 at the Wayback Machine. (official website). URL accessed 25 October 2007.
  132. ^ Amy Nuttall at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  133. ^ Famous Boltonians beginning with N – including Amy Nuttall. URL accessed 25 October 2007.
  134. ^ Player Biography: Andrew Oldcorn. Official Website of the PGA European Tour. URL accessed 4 October 2007. Archived 30 September 2007 at the Wayback Machine.
  135. ^ Glyn Owen at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  136. ^ Famous Boltonians beginning with O – including Glyn Owen. URL accessed 25 October 2007.
  137. ^ 404 | Wanted World
  138. ^ Maxine Peake at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  139. ^ Famous Boltonians beginning with P – including Maxine Peake. URL accessed 25 October 2007.
  140. ^ "Obituaries". Wisden Cricketers' Almanack (1986 ed.). Wisden. p. 1218. 
  141. ^ Player Profile: Michael Pollitt at soccerbase.com. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  142. ^ david-potts.com official website. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  143. ^ Higher Education Academy, Senior Fellows
  144. ^ hovispresley.co.uk official website. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  145. ^ Mark Radcliffe – biography (bbc.co.uk – BBC Radio 2). URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  146. ^ Dorning Rasbotham at the National Portrait Gallery (UK). URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  147. ^ Captain Arthur Henry Rostron – biography. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  148. ^ davidruffleymp.com official website. URL accessed 4 October 2007. Archived 2 October 2007 at the Wayback Machine.
  149. ^ Metro.co.uk, Duncan Lindsay for (2015-08-31). "The Chase EXCLUSIVE: We meet Jenny 'The Vixen' Ryan – the hit show's new star!". Metro. Retrieved 2016-10-11. 
  150. ^ Beeson, Trevor. Priests and Prelates: The Daily Telegraph Clerical Obituaries.  Google Books
  151. ^ Robert Shaw at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  152. ^ Famous Boltonians beginning with S – including Robert Shaw. URL accessed 25 October 2007.
  153. ^ Robert Shaw – biography (britishcinemagreats.com). URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  154. ^ Dave Spikey at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  155. ^ davespikey.co.uk (official website). URL accessed 25 October 2007.
  156. ^ Soccerbase profile of Dale Stephens
  157. ^ "BBC – Your Paintings – The Crescent, Bolton". bbc.co.uk. 2013. Retrieved 12 September 2013. 
  158. ^ a b Bolton Journal and Guardian, 4 August 1933.
  159. ^ Cricketing article on Frank Tyson
  160. ^ Player Profile: Mike Watkinson at Cricinfo.com. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  161. ^ Player Profile: Simon Whaley at Soccerbase.com. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  162. ^ Robert Whitehead – A Brief History. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  163. ^ Player Profile: Jason Wilcox at Soccerbase.com. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  164. ^ Margaret M. Kay, 1966, The History of Rivington and Blackrod Grammar School, Manchester University Press, pp. 191–192
  165. ^ Sammy Winward at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  166. ^ Famous Boltonians beginning with W – including Sammy Winward. URL accessed 25 October 2007.
  167. ^ Bernard Wrigley at the Internet Movie Database. URL accessed 4 October 2007.
  168. ^ bernardwrigley.com (official website). URL accessed 25 October 2007.