... called Cyril Evans aboard 'The Californian'. Losing his temper he replied 'SHUT UP' to which Evans did and went 'off-duty'. Evans had done his job, he delivered the message and had a response. This became ...
... Frank Sinatra. He was often called the 'Canadian Sinatra'. This son of Wales, born (Lyn Evans) in Aberdare became an adopted son of Canada and his talent was included within the 'Canadian Talent ...
... Cadwaladr Evans of the Gwynedd Pennsylvania (born in Ucheldre Penllyn, Meirioneth. Their daughter Sarah Evans married John Hanks of Virginia their daughter Nansi (Nancy) married Thomas Lincon. This ...
Playing Liam Evans in BBC TV's 'Holby City' hospital drama, and Jimmi Clay in the TV series 'Doctors'
Connection: Born in Beddau, South Wales
comment by:ProudWelshman Has also ...
... You can even find extracts of his diary online, in Welsh!
comment by:bobevans19 Alan is a great welshman!
Starred in '102 Dalmatians' and 'Blackball'.
Connection: Father from North Wales.
comment by:Ioanluver Her boyfriend is Ioan Gruffudd and she wants to learn Welsh. She starred ...
... comment by:chrisbassmck I'm desperate to know the production number of Alonza Bevans bass. If anyone now knows the where abouts of his 50th anniversary USA cream Jazz Bass I'd love to know. Someone ...
Andrew Evans (Jr.)
Major General, USAF. Ace fighter pilot in WWII. Highest ranking POW in the Korean War.
Connection: Of Welsh descent. His father was Welsh.
comment by:robinc A strong man. ...
Legendary Jazz Pianist
Connection: Welsh father.
Famous Restaurant Entrepreneur.
Connection: Of Welsh descent. Does anyone have any more? - Ed.
Born in Sugar Ridge, Ohio, to Stanley l. Evans and Elizabeth Lewis ...
... residents. Brymbo Man's remains were uncovered near Wrexham in 1958. He lived circa 1635BC.
I was four years old when I saw Brymbo man in his grave. The skeleton was found ...
Wrote the play 'TAFFY' and was known as the best-hated man in Wales in his early years.
Connection: Born in Llanfihangel-ar-Arth, Carmarthenshire, South Wales.
Freedom fighter, loving father and Welsh hero (arguable, Ed). Leader of the Free Wales Army, made a heroic stand against English tyrants. Fe godwn ni eto! Yma o hyd!
Connection: From Lampeter, ...
... in 1932. He had a sister called Beryl, his mum is called Glenys. His dad was called Trevor. He married Dorothy Evans and they had three children, Steven, Lynn and Jayne (my Mum).
Numerous roles in films from 1940's such as 'The foreman went to France' and in the 1960's 'SOS Pacific'.
Connection: Born in Wales. Often played Welshmen in black and white era films.
Winner of Olivier Award 2000 'Best Actor in a Musical' ('Merrily We Roll Along').
Connection: From the Rhondda.
Also an actor, appeared in the TV adaptation of ...
Guitarist with influential Irish Rock Group U2.
Connection: Barking, East London on August 8th 1961 to Welsh parents Garvin and Gwenda.
Hi, I'm from Lithuania, bye. ...
Original singer with Australian rock legends AC/DC before they became world famous.
Connection: From Pontypridd.
Born in Carmarthen, Wales before emigrating to ...
... brother, Mike, is now singing some of David's most popular songs and appeared as Paul Child's special guest in Paul's theatre tour of 2003.
Does anybody know which song and ...
Writing modern history books.
Connection: Born and raised in Cardiff. He still writes and has a company in Cardiff.
Still has most of his family in Cardiff but ...