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List of famous radio personalities, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top radio personalities in the world? This includes the most prominent radio personalities, living and dead, both in America and abroad. Radio fans might also be interested in the funniest Howard Stern news pranks and our list of famous female radio personalities. This list of notable radio personalities is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic radio personalities 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 radio personalities.

This list of famous radio DJs contains popular radio show hosts like Howard Stern, Glenn Beck, Rush Limbaugh, Ryan Seacrest, and more. Many of these radio presenters host programs on Sirius XM, are featured on the local stations' morning shows, or have their own podcasts, so expect a variety of radio celebrities. 

From reputable, prominent, and well known radio personalities to the lesser known radio personalities of today, these are some of the best professionals in the radio personality field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous radio personalities ever?" and "What are the names of famous radio personalities?" then you're in the right place. 

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Bing Crosby is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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Harry Lillis "Bing" Crosby, Jr. was an American singer and actor. Crosby's trademark warm bass-baritone voice made him one of the best-selling recording artists of the 20th century, with over half a billion records in circulation. A multimedia star, from 1934 to 1954 Crosby was a leader in record ...more

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Age: Died at 74 (1903-1977)

Birthplace: Tacoma, Washington, United States of America

Profession: Entrepreneur, Singer-songwriter, Film Producer, Golfer Actor, + more

Credits: Going My Way, Holiday Inn, Road to Utopia, White Christmas

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George Burns is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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George Burns, born Nathan Birnbaum, was an American comedian, award-winning actor and best-selling writer. George Burns was one of the few entertainers whose career successfully spanned vaudeville, film, radio, and television. His arched eyebrow and cigar-smoke punctuation became familiar trademarks ...more

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Age: Died at 100 (1896-1996)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Profession: Comedian, Television producer, Radio personality, Actor Writer

Credits: The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show, Oh, God!, The Sunshine Boys Oh, + more

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#72 on The Funniest Stand Up Comedians of All Time

#21 on The Funniest Jewish Comedians And Actors

#8 on The Best Male Stand Up Comedians of the '70s

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Kaylani Lei is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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Kaylani Lei is the stage name of an exotic dancer and porn actress with a contract to work with Wicked Pictures. In 2015, she was inducted into the AVN Hall of Fame. ...more

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Age: 36

Birthplace: Singapore

Profession: Pornographic actor, Nude Glamour Model, Exotic dancer, Radio personality

Credits: Specs Appeal 9, 2 Freaky 4 U 2, One Night In Vegas, Co-Ed Confidential Rockstar Undercover

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Drew Pinsky is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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David Drew Pinsky, best known as Dr. Drew, is an American board-certified internist, addiction medicine specialist, and media personality. He has hosted the nationally syndicated radio talk show Loveline since the show's inception in 1984. On television, he hosts the talk show Dr. Drew On Call on ...more

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Age: 58

Birthplace: Pasadena, California, United States of America

Profession: Television producer, Radio personality, Physician, Actor Composer, + more

Credits: Wild Hogs, 16 and Pregnant, New York Minute, Teen Mom Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew, + more

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#72 on The Hottest Silver Foxes

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Tony Stewart is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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Anthony Wayne "Tony" Stewart is an American stock car racing driver and NASCAR team owner. He is a three-time Sprint Cup Series champion. Throughout his racing career, Stewart has won racing titles in Indy, midget, sprint and USAC Silver Crown cars. He is the only driver in history to win a ...more

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Age: 45

Birthplace: Columbus, Indiana, United States of America

Profession: Race car driver, Radio personality

Credits: Herbie: Fully Loaded, NASCAR: The IMAX Experience, NASCAR: Tony Stewart Smoke

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#3 on The Best Active NASCAR Drivers

#14 on The All-Time Greatest NASCAR Drivers

#35 on The Greatest Out of Shape Athletes in Sports

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Michael Savage is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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Michael Savage is an American radio host, author, activist, nutritionist, and political commentator. He is the host of The Savage Nation, a nationally syndicated talk show that aired on Talk Radio Network across the United States. By 2009 The Savage Nation had an audience of 8 to 10 million ...more

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Age: 75

Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Profession: Commentator, Author, Radio personality, Writer

Credits: Miss Representation, The Savage Nation, The O'Reilly Factor, Larry King Live

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Kylie Ireland is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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Kylie Ireland is an American pornographic actress, film director, producer, publicist, and Satellite radio show host. She is an inductee into the AVN, XRCO, Nighmoves, and Legends of Erotica Halls of Fame. ...more

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Age: 46

Birthplace: Longmont, Colorado, United States of America

Profession: Pornographic actor, Street artist, Film Producer, Radio personality Publicist, + more

Credits: Star Wars XXX: A Porn Parody, Predator 3, Fantasy Chamber, Butt Bitches Toy Boxes 2, + more

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Joe Strummer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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John Graham Mellor, known by his stage name Joe Strummer, was a British musician, singer, actor and songwriter who was the co-founder, lyricist, rhythm guitarist and lead vocalist of the Clash, a punk rock band that formed in 1976 as part of the original wave of British punk. Their music also ...more

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Age: Died at 50 (1952-2002)

Birthplace: Ankara, Turkey

Profession: Film Score Composer, Guitarist, Songwriter, Musician Lyricist, + more

Credits: Black Hawk Down, Grosse Pointe Blank, Slumdog Millionaire, Seven Psychopaths

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#73 on The Greatest Rock Songwriters of All Time

#46 on Rock Stars Whose Deaths Were The Most Untimely

#50 on The Best Solo Artists Who Used to Front a Band

#46 on Dead Musicians You Most Want to See Perform as Holograms

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