... Carol Voderman, Gabby Yorath, Gryf Jones, Helen Morgan, Huw Edwards, Janet Porter, John Humphrys, Rhod Gilbert, Steve Jones and many many more! ...
... millions but few know their names. Entrepreneurs with Welsh connections include Laura Ashley, Charles Rolls, J.P.Morgan, Sir Howard Stringer and many many more! ...
... mother's family was from both the Glamorgan area on one side, and Dyfed on the other, and I had spent many years as a local historian/genealogist tracing our family roots. The family came from the parish ...
He played for Glamorgan and Chepstow cricket.
Connection: Born in Chepstow.
comment by:welshgirl Just want to know if anyone knows Adrian Dale who played for cricket at Chepstow ...
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 ...
Played cricket for Glamorgan.
Connection: Born in either Clydach.
comment by:RO007A2370 Prolific, was shamefully overlooked by England selectors.
Represented England and Glamorgan at cricket.
Connection: Born in Usk.
comment by:RO007A2370 Brilliant short leg fielder.
Bishop William Morgan
Bishop William Morgan translated the Bible into Welsh. Published 1588
Connection: Born in Wales
Gave Wales a new literary boost.
Colonel Morgan should not be confused with the buccaneer, Sir Henry Morgan, Governor of Jamaica.
Colonel Bledry Morgan is thought to have been a relative of Sir Henry Morgan and worked ...
Commonwealth and European gold medallist diver. Three times Olympian diver.
Connection: Born and raised in Llantwit Major.
Are you sure he was a European ...
... me to find out more about its history.
Signatory of the 'Declaration of Independence' .
... the daughter of William Kingdon and Elizabeth Morgan.
In the 1861, 1871, 1881 and 1891 census entries Elizabeth Morgan is listed as being born in Newport, Monmouthshire.
There is the Welsh link.
Freebooter from Monmouthshire
Winner of 'Miss Cardiff' and 'Miss Vale of Glamorgan' titles.
Connection: Born near Cardiff. Lives near Barry.
She was the third person on national television ...
Famous rugby player. Later BBC TV commentator and executive.
Connection: Born in the Rhondda Valley.
Not only a legend, but a very genuine person when I wrote ...
He was with captain hamlin, the French pirate, in may of 1683, off the coast of west Africa.
Connection: Was known to be a welshman.
This captain Morgan should ...
American frontiersman of note.
Connection: Of Welsh descent. His mother was of the Morgan family of the Tredegar estate in South East Wales.
My Great Great Grand ...
James was born in Wales probably Llandaff, in 1607 American Revolutionary War general and hero of the Battle of Cowpens, (1781), the most successful military manoeuvre to occur on American ...
Notorious pirate who terrorised the seas off Madagascar.
Connection: Born in Wales.
Buccaneers, Freebooters and Pirates.
Cricketer for many years with Glamorgan.
Connection: Born in the Gower Peninsula.
Ignored by test selectors although repeatedly top of the first-class ave ...