DERBYSHIRE: Superstar Halle Berry’s connections to the county

Halle Berry
Halle Berry

Did you know superstar Halle Berry has Derbyshire connections?

The award-winning American actress and former fashion model’s maternal grandmother Nellie Dicken, was born in Sawley.

Her great-grandparent Henry Dicken was from Chesterfield while her great-great grandfather Robert Dicken lived in Wingerworth and great-great grandmother Ann Marsden was from Wirksworth.

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