It was founded sometime in the 15th Century, and has been a notable site of pottery for hundreds of years.
People Born in Stoke-on-Trent
Stoke-on-Trent in People's Lives
Javier Hernandez: I played a soccer game here in 2010, against the Stoke-on-Trent local team, which my team won.
Paula Hamilton: I was born here in 1958. However, my father tragically passed away shortly after I was born, and my mother decided to move to South Africa.