Pool of Life

King John, founder of the city of Liverpool. He just wanted a sheltered creek from which to launch trouble in Ireland
John Lennon
Eleanor Rathbone, Liverpool MP who, seeing how often sailors failed to bring their wages home, fought to instate Family Allowances, paid directly to mothers.
Captain Johnnie Walker, inspirational force behind the boats that sailed out to attack German u-boats, so protecting vital supply convoys in World War II