Famous Scottish - Scottish Celebrities - page 4

Warm, hospitable, and lovable, the Scotts are among the most loved and regarded people in the world. And why not? They are not just the most welcoming people in the world, but most enterprising too. The world owes a lot to the Scottish. From pedal bicycle and pneumatic tyre to telephone and tele-printer, the Scotts have given the world several new jaw-dropping inventions. But not just James Watt, Alexander Fleming, Patrick Bell, Adam Smith, and Charles Macintosh, Scotland has been home to several great men and from diverse spheres. Be it Robert Bruce, the king, John Logie Baird, the inventor, William Wallace, the leader, Robert Burns, the king or David Hume, the philosopher, the world has known and celebrated legendary Scotsman with extraordinary talent and feats. Let us learn all about the lives of some of the famous Scottish men to ever have walked the earth in the timeline, trivia, and interesting facts covered in the biographies below.

Find out more about the greatest Scots, including Mary, Queen of Scots, Gordon Ramsay, Sean Connery, Alex Ferguson and Gerard Butler.

The Most Famous Scottish

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
David MoyesApril 25, 1963ScottishDavid Moyes is a Scottish professional football coach and former player
LJ CleaveFebruary 14, 1994ScottishLJ Cleave is an internet personality, best known for her lip-sync videos, which she posts on her musical.ly account
Susan BoyleApril 1, 1961British, ScottishSusan Boyle is a Scottish singer
William Wallace1270ScottishWilliam Wallace was a Scottish knight who was a central figure in the Wars of Scottish Independence
Sara MacDonaldOctober 22, 1971ScottishSara MacDonald is a Scottish publicist who is married to Oasis rock star Noel Gallagher
Sheena EastonApril 27, 1959ScottishSheena Easton is a singer best known for her single ‘Modern Girl.’
Sean ConneryAugust 25, 1930ScottishSean Connery is a Scottish actor, best known for portraying the iconic role of the spy, ‘James Bond’ in movies
John MuirApril 21, 1838American, ScottishJohn Muir was a famous American naturalist, author and an advocate of wildlife preservation
Connor BallMarch 15, 1996ScottishConnor Ball is an Scottish bassist and a member of the band 'The Vamps'
Gordon RamsayNovember 8, 1966British, ScottishGordon Ramsay is a British celebrity chef
Allan Pinkerton

Allan Pinkerton

Allan Pinkerton was a Scottish-American detective who founded the ‘Pinkerton National Detective Agency’

BritishAugust 25, 1819170 views

Allan Cunningham

Allan Cunningham was a renowned Scottish author and poet

Alan Cumming

British-American actor-writer, Alan Cumming is known for his Broadway performances in ‘Cabaret’ and his role in the CBS drama ‘The Good Wife’

ScottishJanuary 27, 1965140 views

Alan Hansen

Alan Hansen is a Scottish former football player and football and sports analyst

ScottishJune 13, 1955126 views

Eric Liddell

Eric Liddell was a Scottish athlete, rugby player and missionary

ScottishJanuary 16, 1902264 views

Sara MacDonald

Sara MacDonald is a Scottish publicist who is married to Oasis rock star Noel Gallagher

ScottishOctober 22, 1971540 views

Dougray Scott

Dougray Scott is a Scottish actor known for his role in the film ‘Mission: Impossible 2’

ScottishNovember 26, 1965119 views

Connor Ball

Connor Ball is an Scottish bassist and a member of the band 'The Vamps'

ScottishMarch 15, 1996353 views

Jock Stein

Jock Stein was a Scottish football player and manager and became the first ever manager of a British side (Celtic) to win the European Cup in 1967.

ScottishOctober 5, 1922190 views

Scott major

Scott Major is a Scottish YouTuber famous for posting gaming videos

ScottishNovember 10, 1995306 views