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Sam Claflin


English actor Sam Claflin was born in Ipswich, England, to Susan A. (Clarke), a classroom assistant, and Mark J. Claflin, a finance officer. As a child, he was football mad often going to see his local team Norwich City and he was a talented footballer, playing for Norwich schools at city level and Norfolk county level. However, he suffered 2 ... See full bio »

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Alternate Names:

Samuel Claflin

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5' 11" (1.8 m)
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I'm very English. I'm white. I mean, I'm so pale. With spray tans they start peeling and start getting really dirty looking. See more »

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Sam's paternal great-grandfather, Carlyle Cook Claflin, was American (born in Streetsboro, Portage, Ohio). His surname, "Claflin", originates with Robert MacClaflin, a Scottish immigrant to Massachusetts in the 1600s. Sam has English, with smaller amounts of Scottish, Welsh, and German, ancestry. See more »

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Claf

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