List of Famous Disc Jockeys People

List of Famous Disc Jockeys

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List of famous disc jockeys, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top disc jockeys in the world? This includes the most prominent disc jockeys, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable disc jockeys is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic disc jockeys were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned disc jockeys.

This list contains people like Bob Dylan and Lady Gaga.

From reputable, prominent, and well known disc jockeys to the lesser known disc jockeys of today, these are some of the best professionals in the disc jockey field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous disc jockeys ever?" and "What are the names of famous disc jockeys?" then you're in the right place. (1472 items)
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    Paris Hilton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Disc Jockeys
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    Paris Whitney Hilton is an American socialite, television personality, model, actress and singer. She is the great-granddaughter of Conrad Hilton, the founder of Hilton Hotels. Born in New York City and raised there and in Beverly Hills, California, Hilton began her modeling career as a teenager when ...more

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    • Age: 34
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America
    • Profession: Fashion designer, Businessperson, Television producer, Entrepreneur, Film Producer, + more
    • Credits: Zoolander, House of Wax, Repo! The Genetic Opera, Wonderland, The Cat in the Hat, + more
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    Lady Gaga is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Disc Jockeys
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    Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, better known by her stage name Lady Gaga, is an American singer and songwriter. She initially performed in theater, appearing in high school plays, and studied at CAP21 through New York University's Tisch School of the Arts before dropping out to pursue a musical ...more

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    • Age: 29
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America
    • Profession: Fashion designer, Record producer, Businessperson, Singer-songwriter, Actor, + more
    • Credits: Lady Gaga Presents: The Monster Ball Tour at Madison Square Garden, Machete Kills, Lady Gaga: Paparazzi
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    Howard Stern is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Disc Jockeys
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    Howard Allan Stern is an American radio and television personality, producer, author, actor, and photographer. He is best known for his radio show, which was nationally syndicated from 1986 to 2005. Stern has been exclusive to Sirius XM Radio since 2006. Stern wished to pursue a radio career since the ...more

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    • Age: 61
    • Birthplace: Jackson Heights, New York City, New York, United States of America
    • Profession: Talk show host, Television producer, Actor, Radio personality, Author, + more
    • Credits: Howard Stern on Demand, Private Parts, America's Got Talent, Howard Stern's Butt Bongo Fiesta
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    Whoopi Goldberg is an American actress, comedienne, political activist, writer, producer, and television host. Although Goldberg made her film debut in the avant-garde ensemble film Citizen: I'm Not Losing My Mind, I'm Giving It Away, her breakthrough role was playing Celie, a mistreated black woman in ...more

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    • Age: 60
    • Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America
    • Profession: Talk show host, Comedian, Television producer, Singer-songwriter, Film Producer, + more
    • Credits: The View (1997) Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey (2011) The 74th Annual Academy Awards The 74th Annual Academy Awards (2002) The 71st Annual Academy Awards The 71st Annual Academy Awards
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    Bob Dylan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Disc Jockeys
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    Bob Dylan is an American singer-songwriter, artist, and writer. He has been influential in popular music and culture for more than five decades. Much of his most celebrated work dates from the 1960s when his songs chronicled social unrest, although Dylan repudiated suggestions from journalists that he ...more

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    • Age: 74
    • Birthplace: Duluth, Minnesota, United States of America
    • Profession: Film Score Composer, Record producer, Poet, Guitarist, Musician, + more
    • Credits: Forrest Gump, American Beauty, Silver Linings Playbook, The Big Lebowski
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    Ricky Dene Gervais is an English comedian, actor, voice actor, film director, producer, musician, screenwriter, and radio presenter. Gervais worked initially in the music industry, attempting a career as a pop star in the 1980s with Seona Dancing and working as the manager of a then-unknown Suede before ...more

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    • Age: 54
    • Birthplace: Reading, United Kingdom
    • Profession: Television director, Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter, + more
    • Credits: The Office, The Invention of Lying, Cemetery Junction, Ricky Gervais: Out of England - The Stand-Up Special
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    Pauly D is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Disc Jockeys
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    Paul "DJ Pauly D" DelVecchio is an actor an actor, and a disc jockey. more

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    • Age: 35
    • Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America
    • Profession: Television presenter, Actor, Disc jockey, TV Personality
    • Credits: Jersey Shore, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, 2010 MuchMusic Video Awards, Spike TV VGA Video Game Awards
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    Boy George is a British singer-songwriter, who was part of the English New Romantic movement which emerged in the late 1970s to the early 1980s. His music is often classified as blue-eyed soul, which is influenced by rhythm and blues and reggae. His 1990s and 2000s-era solo music has glam influences, ...more

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    • Age: 54
    • Birthplace: Bexley, London, United Kingdom
    • Profession: Performer, Fashion designer, Record producer, Singer-songwriter, Disc jockey, + more
    • Credits: Fargo, The Day After Tomorrow, Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, The Wedding Singer
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