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Scotland is a relatively small place but has produced such a vast amount of talented people. can you name at least 3 people in any field?

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Asked by nargis bhambi, 04 Apr '08 01:50 am
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Famous Scots include St. Andrew (the patron saint of Scotland), John Logie Baird (inventor of the television), Sir James M. Barrie (author of 'Peter Pan'), Alexander Graham Bell (inventor of the telephone), Robert the Bruce (king of Scotland, famous for being inspired by a spider), Robert Burns (poet), Sean Connery (actor, famous for his portrayal of James Bond), Kenny Dalglish (footballer), Sir James Dewar (inventor of the vacuum flask), Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (author and creator of the detective Sherlock Holmes), John Boyd Dunlop (inventor of the pneumatic tyre), Sir Alexander Fleming (scientist who discovered penicillin), William Kidd (pirate), David Livingstone (explorer), John McAdam (builder of roads and developer of the process of Macadamisation), Charles Mackintosh (inventor of the fabric for the raincoat), Mary, Queen of Scots (last Roman Catholic monarch of Scotland), David Niven (actor), Queen Elizabeth (the Queen Mother), Sir William Ramsay (chemist who discovered the ine ...more
Answered by Akshay Kalbag, 04 Apr '08 02:14 am

 
  
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1. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
2. Sean Connery
3. Alexander Graham Bell
Answered by Rajesh Kamal, 04 Apr '08 01:55 am

 
  
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Annie Lennox - Popular music Singer
Robert Burns - Poet
Moira Shearer - Ballet Dancer
Tony Blair - Former Prime Minister
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle - Writer
Sean Connery - (we all know who he is)
Billy Connolly - Actor and comedian
John Logie Baird - inventor of television
Sir Alexander Fleming - discovered penicillin
And probably hundreds more...........
Answered by Janis, 04 Apr '08 02:34 am

 
  
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Alexender graham bell -Bell became the inventor of the telephone in 1876
Sean conrrey-Actor. Perhaps best known as James Bond
Sir arthu conan doyle--Author. Creator of the detective Sherlock Holmes
Answered by himanshu sharma, 04 Apr '08 01:57 am

 
  
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Sean Connery is a scot?..wow i'm a great fan...
Answered by pink proton, 04 Apr '08 02:02 am

 
  
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u hv already received so many good answers...let me rember their world famous drinks........do u mind dear !!
Answered by Mrinalendra Banerjee, 04 Apr '08 11:27 pm

 
  
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my knowledge is limited,pl increase it
Answered by Pardeep kapoor, 04 Apr '08 01:58 am

 
  
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