Wheatsone famous for storing data on perforated paper tape. Charles Wheatstone from Britain also known for first measuring of speed of electricity through wire.
John Wesley, Methodist evangelist and missionary born in Britain. Church of England. John Wesley
J K Rowling, the novelist from Britain that came to fame with her Harry Potter books. J K Rowling
Born in Britain the explorer David Livingstone roamed South Africa and neighbouring countries. Livingstone was a Member of British Royak Geographical Society and discoverer theof Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe. Livingstone
Lord Kelvin a.k.a.Sir William Thomson established absolute scale of temperature. Kelvin Scale. Mathematics expert from Northern Ireland also studied effect of tides of the sea.
Halley was born in Britain. Edmond Halley the famous astronomer wrote A Synopsis of the Astronomy of Comets. Halley studied at the Royal Greenwich Observatory.
Former Prime Minister of Britain who took part in the Anglo-Boer War as correspondent for Morning Post. Captured and escaped.
Ian Fleming is the famous author of books about James Bond, the fictitious British secret service agent known as 007. James Bond and Ian Fleming
Charles Babbage, the father of modern computing