A collection of Blue Plaques (and other colours) mostly in London

Total Number of Plaques: 3715


Total Number of Names on Plaques: 4222

Gender List (No. of individuals of each gender)
Female: 473Male: 2661Neither: 1088
15%85%(buildings etc)

Category List (3134 Men and Women) (Number of individuals in each category)  category/gender analysis 
Actor139Anarchist25Architect102Armed Forces126Author375Comedian63
Composer85Conductor14Courtesan9Crime and Terrorism21Dancer20Director46
Emergency Services17Engineer82Entrepreneur82Explorer59Head of Government112Historian47
Singer83Social Reformer222Sportsman82Statesman56

Category List (1088 Historical Sites and Buildings) (Number in each category)
Architectural Gems37Armed Forces37Art Group6Charitable23Churches etc79
Crime and Terrorism20Disasters13Education33Historical London244Historical non-London45
Hospitals etc36Legal7Literature10Misc59Music25
Political Group16Pub50Publishing11Religious Group27Science and Engineering20
Sport21Stately Homes27Trade Group22Transport48TV Film Theatre67
World War History105

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Meiklejohn, Matthew Fontaine Maury Hyde Park IRA Bombing The Beatles Games, Avram Royal Army Medical Corps - Convicts in Australia Murray, Andy Craig, Daniel Peake, Tim Callas, Maria Lambeth Cholera Epidemic

Top 12 Postcodes (No. of individuals in each postcode) postcode/category analysis more postcodes & other countries

Map of Locations Note: some plaques contain multiple names, so number of plaques is not necessarily equal to number of names.