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Did you know that in the 1881 UK census there were 2182 people with the Bent surname? In that year Bent was ranked number 1727 for popularity in the UK.
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|Kimball Bent||Wiki Detail||Kimball Bent (24 August 1837, Eastport, Maine ? 1916, New Zealand), also known as "Kimble Bent", was a soldier and adventurer.|
|Marcus Bent||Wiki Detail||Marcus Nathan Bent (born 19 May 1978) is an English footballer who plays as a striker for Middlesbrough on loan from Birmingham City.|
|Geoff Bent||Wiki Detail||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 Bent||Wiki Detail||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 Bent||Wiki Detail||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.|
|Bruce R. Bent||Wiki Detail||Bruce R.|
|Charles Bent||Wiki Detail||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 Bent||Wiki Detail||William Bent (1809?1869) was a trapper and rancher in the American West who mediated between the Cheyenne and the expanding United States.|
|Darren Bent||Wiki Detail||Darren Ashley Bent (born 6 February 1984) is an English footballer who plays for Sunderland as a striker.|
|Ridley Bent||Wiki Detail||Ridley Bent is a Canadian indie rock singer-songwriter.|
|Jason Bent||Wiki Detail||Jason Andrew Bent (born August 3, 1977 in Scarborough, Ontario) is a former Canadian international soccer player.|
|Junior Bent||Wiki Detail||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 Bent||Wiki Detail||Silas Bent was born on 10 October 1820 in St.|