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Some Famous People with the surname of Bent

Kimball BentWiki Kimball Bent (24 August 1837, Eastport, Maine ? 1916, New Zealand), also known as "Kimble Bent", was a soldier and adventurer.
Marcus BentWiki Marcus Nathan Bent (born 19 May 1978) is an English footballer who plays as a striker for Middlesbrough on loan from Birmingham City.
Geoff BentWiki Geoffrey "Geoff" Bent (27 September 1932 ? 6 February 1958) was an English footballer and one of the eight Manchester United players who lost their lives in the Munich air disaster.
Philip BentWiki Lieutenant Colonel Philip Eric Bent VC DSO (1891 ? 1917) was a Canadian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
Spencer John BentWiki Spencer John Bent, VC, MM (18 March 1891 ? 3 May 1977) was an English recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to British and Commonwealth forces.
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Charles BentWiki Charles Bent (November 11, 1799 ? January 19, 1847) was appointed as the first Governor of the newly acquired New Mexico Territory by Governor Stephen Watts Kearny in September 1846.
William BentWiki William Bent (1809?1869) was a trapper and rancher in the American West who mediated between the Cheyenne and the expanding United States.
Darren BentWiki Darren Ashley Bent (born 6 February 1984) is an English footballer who plays for Sunderland as a striker.
Ridley BentWiki Ridley Bent is a Canadian indie rock singer-songwriter.
Jason BentWiki Jason Andrew Bent (born August 3, 1977 in Scarborough, Ontario) is a former Canadian international soccer player.
Junior BentWiki Junior Antony Bent (born 1 March 1970 in Huddersfield) is an English former professional footballer who played as a winger in the Football League for Huddersfield Town, Burnley, Bristol City, Stoke City, Shrewsbury Town and Blackpool.
Silas BentWiki Silas Bent was born on 10 October 1820 in St.