There have been several well-known people named David Davies. It is a particularly common name in Wales.
David Davies (18 December 1818 - 20 July 1890) was a highly influential Welsh industrialist.
David Thomas Charles Davies (born July 27, 1970) is a British politician. He is the Conservative Member of Parliament for Monmouth.
David Davies OBE(born 1948) is the currently Executive Director of the English Football Association. He previously worked as sports correspondent for BBC Midlands Today as well as presenter from 1988 until 1994, and also appeared on BBC North West Tonight previously.
David Davies (born March 3 1985 in Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom) is a British long-distance swimmer.