The Frodsham Famous
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Famous people who were born or lived in Frodsham
- Bridge Frodsham (1734-1768)
was an English actor, born in Frodsham
- William Charles Cotton (1813–79)
William introduced beekeeping to New Zealand, was vicar of Frodsham 1859–1879. His memory lives on in the bee symbol adopted by Frodsham town council.
- Holbrook Gaskell II (1846–1919)
A chemical industrialist, he died at his house Erindale in Frodsham
- Harriet Shaw Weaver (1846–1919)
Feminist political activist and patron of James Joyce, was born in Frodsham
- Bob Carolgees (b. 1948)
1980s TV entertainer who used to own a candle shop 'Carolgees Candles' at Lady Heyes arts and craft centre before selling the business in 2015.
- Patrick Larley (b. 1951)
Classical composer, conductor, organist and solo singer, was born in the town
- Caradog Jones (b. 1962)
The first Welshman to reach the summit of Mount Everest, lives in Frodsham as a freelance fisheries consultant
- Paul Marsden (b. 1968)
Former MP for Shrewsbury and Atcham 1997 to 2005, was born in Frodsham
- Alice Coote (b. 1968)
Mezzo-soprano was born in Frodsham
- Daniel Craig (b. 1968)
Actor, lived in Frodsham from 1972 to his early teens, at the Ring o' Bells pub where his father was landlord
- Gary Barlow (b. 1971)
Singer, pianist, songwriter and producer, was born in Frodsham
- Emma Cunniffe (b. 1973)
Emma is a British film, stage and television actress
- Djibril Cissé (b. 1981)
Ex-Liverpool, Sunderland and France footballer, lived in the town as Lord of the Manor of Frodsham