Person Male Born 7/6/1778 Died 30/3/1840
Born as George Bryan Brummell in Westminster. A gambler and dandy and one of the Prince Regent's favourites, he set the dress code of the day and effectively invented the modern trousers. Considered by some to be the first celebrity. Died in the charitable asylum of Bon Sauveur, Caen, Normandy, France.