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Nottingham's Local Studies collection is a vast treasure trove of historical information. Each month we will be featuring a different aspect of the collection. This month: Nottinghamshire Notables

Nottinghamshire Notables

Biographies of notable Nottingham and Nottinghamshire people - famous and infamous, real and legendary, living and dead.

Open the pdf links below for a list of many well known Nottinghamshire people.  Please note the lists are not exhaustive and we hope to add more names in the future. Suggestions for further additions to this list are welcome, please send names to enquiryline@nottinghamcity.gov.uk with the subject title Nottingham Notables.

More Information

  • You can also find out more by visiting the Local Studies Library at Nottingham Central Library  
  • Search the online catalogue for related book, film or music titles
  • The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography is also useful with a full text of the 20 volumes of the new edition of the Dictionary plus over 10,000 illustrations. Supplements are issued every year in the online edition

Contact Us

Nottingham Central Library Angel Row Nottingham NG1 6HP E-mail: enquiryline@nottinghamcity.gov.uk Fax: 0115 915 2840
Tel: 0115 915 2828

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