Namesakes

Nobel Prize Winners: 1 physics
(physics) Edward Mills Purcell   1952  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 1 actor
Dominic Purcell   1970-  
Notable Musicians: 1 composer
Henry Purcell   1659-1695   classical  
Olympic Medalists: 1 bronze, 1 gold
(gold) Noel Purcell   1920   water polo  
(bronze) David López-Zubero Purcell   1980   swimming - 100 m butterfly