But have you ever wondered how much some of Lancashire's famous names are worth? Here we've compiled a list of some of the county's most well known faces and what they are worth from networthpost.org
David Wheeler who was born in Blackpool on March 20, 1963 is best known for his role as Professor Remus Lupine in the Harry Potter films.
Jenna-Louise Coleman was born in Blackpool on April 27, 1986. She is best known for her roles as Jasmine Thomas in the soap opera Emmerdale, Doctor Who's companion Clara Oswald and more recently Queen Victoria.
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Stand-up comedian Jon Richardson (Born Jon Joel Richards) was born in Lancaster on September 26, 1982. He probably best known for his appearances in the show 8 Out of 10 Cats, and the crossover show 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown.
Nicholas Wulstan Park, CBE, better known as Nick Park was born in Preston on December 6, 1958. He is best known for creating the lovable duo Wallace and Gromit.
Robert James Smith was born in Blackpool on April 21, 1959. He is best known as the co-founder and lead singer of The Cure.
Andrew Flintoff was born in Preston on October 15, 1976. He was one of crickets leading all-rounders, but in recent years has turned his attention to broadcasting.
Born in Blackburn on September 29, 1942 Ian David McShane is best known in the UK for his role playing Lovejoy, but has gone on to start in big budget films such as Pirates Of The Caribbean and Snow White and the Huntsman.
Ian Murray McKellen was born on May 25, 1939, in Burnley and is one of the most successful and experienced actors in the film industry He has appeared in blockbusters such as X-Men and The Lord of the Rings.
Born Andrew James Summers on December 31, 1942, in Poulton-le-Fylde. He is best known to the world as a guitarist of the rock band Police.