Who is who?

Devon has had more than its fair share of high achiev­ers over the years. The 20 peo­ple listed be­low were all born in Devon and highly suc­cess­ful in their cho­sen fields. But how many of them do you know? In this fun quiz com­piled by MAR­GARET BRECKNELL see

Devon Life - - Christmas Quiz -

1. Born in Torquay in 1890, this pro­lific writer of de­tec­tive fic­tion is listed by Guin­ness World Records as be­ing the best sell­ing nov­el­ist of all time.

2. Lead singer and co-founder of Cold­play, who is also in­fa­mous for “con­sciously uncoupling” from film star Gwyneth Pal­trow.

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