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Famous people born in Dorset:
Alan Carr
Anthony Ashley-Cooper
Anthony Blunt
Christopher Chataway
David Croft
David Mellor
Edmund Henderson
Ethelbald
Hubert Parry
James Meade
James Thornhill
John Gould
John Le Carre
Mary Anning
Matthew Prior
Percy Gilchrist
Peter Wilson
Radclyffe Hall
Richard van der Riet Woolley
Samuel Hood
Thomas Bell
Thomas Hardy
Thomas Peacock
Thomas Sydenham
Verney Cameron
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William Fox Talbot

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Scilly Naval Disaster 2000 Drown - 1707, First Plastic Surgery in Britain - 1814, Blantyre Mining Disaster - 1877, Crippen convicted at Old Bailey - 1910, George Blake Escapes from Wormwood Scrubs - 1966
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