150 faces of Edinburgh: 15 of the most famous people from Edinburgh, from David Tennant to Doddie Weir

The famous faces from Edinburgh who have been most influential over the past 150 years

As part of celebrating 150 years of the Edinburgh Evening News, we’ve taken a look of the 150 most famous faces from our fair city. In alphabetical order, we will be talking through these big names who have made an impact on Edinburgh and the world. We’ve already mentioned Alexander Graham Bell and Arthur Conan-Doyle, let’s have a look at the biggest Edinburgh names, from B-D.