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Who knew there were so many famous people named Abel in the world? Our list of celebrities named Abel includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Abels below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Abel, actors named Abel, and much more. Abel Kirui, Abel Hernández, and Abel P. Upshur are only a few of the well-known people named Abel on this list.

Abel Kirui is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Kirui Abel Kirui is a long-distance runner from Kenya who competes in marathons. He had back-to-back wins in the World Championships Marathon in 2009 and 2011. He won in 2009 with a time of 2:06:54, ...more

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Abel Hernández is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Hernández Abel Mathías Hernández Platero is a Uruguayan professional footballer who plays for Hull City and the Uruguay national team as a striker.

Abel P. Upshur is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel P. Upshur Abel Parker Upshur was an American lawyer, judge and politician from Virginia. Upshur was active in Virginia state politics and later served as Secretary of the Navy and Secretary of State ...more

Abel Ferrara is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Ferrara Abel Ferrara is an American film screenwriter and director. He is best known as an independent filmmaker of such films as The Driller Killer, Ms. 45, King of New York, Bad Lieutenant and The

Abel Aguilera is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Abel

Abel Bonnard is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Bonnard Abel Bonnard was a French poet, novelist and politician.

Abel Carlevaro is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Carlevaro Abel Carlevaro was a virtuoso performer, classical guitar composer and teacher born in Montevideo, Uruguay. He established a new school of instrumental technique, incorporating a fresh approach ...more

Abel Buell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Buell Abel Buell, born in Killingworth, Connecticut, was a goldsmith, silversmith, jewelry designer, engraver, surveyor, type manufacturer, mint master, textile miller, and counterfeiter in the ...more

Abel Gance is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Gance Abel Gance was a French film director and producer, writer and actor. He is best known for three major silent films: J'accuse, La Roue, and the monumental Napoléon.

Abel Xavier is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Xavier Faisal Abel Xavier is a Portuguese retired footballer who played as a full back, and is the current coach of S.C. Farense. Xavier played for clubs in Portugal, Italy, Spain, the Netherlands, ...more

Abel Meeropol is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Meeropol Abel Meeropol was an American writer, teacher and song-writer, whose works were published under his pseudonym Lewis Allan. His best-known song is "Strange Fruit", especially as ...more

Abel Balbo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Balbo Abel Eduardo Balbo is an Argentine football manager former of Arezzo and former striker.

Abel Lizotte is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Lizotte Abel Lizotte was a Major League Baseball first baseman who played for the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1896. He made his major league debut on September 17, 1896 and he played in his final game on ...more

Abel Pacheco is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Pacheco Abel Pacheco de la Espriella was president of Costa Rica between 2002 and 2006, representing the Social Christian Unity Party. He ran on a platform to continue free market reforms and to ...more

Abel Maldonado is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Maldonado Abel O. Maldonado, Jr. is an American politician and member of the Republican Party who served as the 48th Lieutenant Governor of California from 2010 to 2011. Elected to the Santa Maria City ...more

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Abel Folk is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Folk Abel Folk is an actor, television director, film director and theatre director.

Abel Talamantez is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Talamantez Abel Talamántez Mendoza, is a Mexican American singer. He is currently a singer for the band Cruz Martínez Y Los Super Reyes. He was also a former member of the bands Menudo, MDO, ...more

Abel Salazar is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Salazar Abel de Lima Salazar, was a Portuguese physician, lecturer, researcher, writer and painter who worked and lived in Porto. He was the son of Adolfo Barroso Pereira Salazar and wife Adelaide da ...more

Abel Kiviat is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Kiviat Abel Richard Kiviat was an American middle distance runner. He was the oldest living American Olympic medalist at the time of his death. He competed for and coached the Irish American Athletic ...more

Abel Braga is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Braga Abel Carlos da Silva Braga, also known as Abel Braga or just Abel during his playing days, is a football manager and a former football player.

Abel Muzorewa is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Muzorewa Bishop Abel Tendekayi Muzorewa served as Prime Minister of Zimbabwe Rhodesia from the Internal Settlement to the Lancaster House Agreement in 1979. A Methodist bishop and nationalist leader, he ...more

Abel Wolman is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Wolman Abel Wolman was an American inventor, scientist, professor and pioneer of modern sanitary engineering. His work in supplying clean water spanned eight decades.

Abel Resino is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Resino Abel Resino Gómez, sometimes known as just Abel, is a Spanish retired footballer who played as a goalkeeper, and a current coach. Nicknamed El Gato due to his reflexes, he played most of ...more

Abel Woolrich is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Woolrich Abel Woolrich was a Mexican character actor.

Abel Fernandez is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Fernandez Abel Gonzalez Fernandez is a Yaqui/Mexican actor who played in movies from 1953 to 2002. He is best known for his role as Federal Agent William "Bill" Youngfellow on the 1959-1963 ABC ...more

Abel Korzeniowski is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Korzeniowski Abel Korzeniowski is a Polish composer of film and theatre scores.

Abel Tasman is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Tasman Abel Janszoon Tasman was a Dutch seafarer, explorer, and merchant, best known for his voyages of 1642 and 1644 in the service of the Dutch East India Company. He was the first known European ...more

Abel Paz is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Paz Abel Paz was a Spanish anarchist, former combatant and historian. Abel Paz was the pen name of Diego Camacho. He was born in Almería in 1921, and moved with his family to Barcelona in ...more

Abel Aguilar is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Aguilar Abel Enrique Aguilar Tapias is a Colombian professional footballer who plays for French club Toulouse FC as a central midfielder.

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Abel Posse is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Posse Abel Parentini Posse, born Córdoba, Argentina, on 7 January 1934, is an Argentine diplomat and writer. He was designated at a diplomatic mission in Venice by Alejandro Agustín ...more

Abel Salazar is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Salazar Abel Salazar was a Mexican actor, producer, and director. He appeared in 70 films between 1941 and 1989.

Abel Matutes is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Matutes Abel Matutes y Juan is a Spanish politician who served as Spain's Minister of Foreign Affairs from 6 May 1996 to 2000. Matutes was born in Ibiza on 31 October 1941 and his early political life ...more

Abel Mutai is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Mutai Abel Kiprop Mutai is a Kenyan long-distance runner who specializes in the 3000 metres steeplechase. He was born in Nandi. He won the gold medal at the 2005 World Youth Championships and finished ...more

Abel Franco is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Franco Abel Franco was an actor and a teacher.

Abel Laudonio is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Laudonio Abel Ricardo Laudonio was a boxer from Argentina, who competed in the Lightweight division during his career as an amateur.

Abel Jafri is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Jafri Abel Jafri is an actor.

Abel Masuero is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Masuero Abel Masuero, is a football defender who plays for Instituto, on loan from Genk. Masuero began his professional playing career in 2007 with Gimnasia y Esgrima de La Plata. He made his ...more

Abel Aganbegyan is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Aganbegyan Abel Gyozevich Aganbegyan is a leading Soviet and Russian economist of Armenian descent, a full member of the Russian Academy of Sciences and an honorary doctor of business administration of ...more

Abel Streight is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Streight Abel Delos Streight was a peace time lumber merchant and publisher, and was a Union Army general in the American Civil War. His command precipitated a notable cavalry raid in 1863, known as ...more

Abel Heywood is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Heywood Abel Heywood was an English publisher, radical and mayor of Manchester.

Abel John Evans is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel John Evans Abel John Evans was an American politician and lawyer. Evans was born in Lehi, Utah County, Utah to Abel Evans and Mary Jones. Abel served as a member of the Utah Constitutional Convention in ...more

Abel Botelho is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Botelho Abel Acácio de Almeida Botelho, born in Tabuaço and deceased in Argentina, was a Portuguese military officer and diplomat, but distinguish himself as a writer. In 1911, he took ...more

Abel Camará is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Camará Abel Issa Camará is a Portuguese professional footballer who plays for C.F. Os Belenenses as a forward.

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Abel Herzberg is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Herzberg Abel Jacob Herzberg was a Dutch Jewish lawyer, writer and poet. He wrote many plays and novels, focused mainly on Biblical characters. His works include Tweestromenland, Kroniek der ...more

Abel Ashworth is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Ashworth Abel Ashworth birth registered in Ashton-under-Lyne district, was a rugby union footballer of the 1890s, playing at representative level for England, and at club level for Oldham, as a Forward, ...more

Abel Ernesto Herrera is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Ernesto Herrera Abel Ernesto Herrera is a former Argentine football left back. He holds the record for the most league appearances for Estudiantes de La Plata in the professional era with 467. Nicknamed ...more

Abel Hammond is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Hammond Abel Hammond is an Ghanaian football forward, who is currently playing for FK Metalac Gornji Milanovac in the Serbian SuperLiga.

Abel Chimukoko is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Chimukoko Abel Chimukoko is a Zimbabwean long-distance runner. He competed for his native country at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, where he finished in 48th place in the men's marathon race. ...more

Abel Guier is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Guier Abel Guier is the bass guitarist for the Costa Rican music group Gandhi. He also plays with Parque en el Espacio and Villegas, both very well known bands as well. Abel joined Gandhi in 1996, ...more

Abel Goumba is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Abel
Abel Goumba Abel Nguéndé Goumba was a Central African political figure. During the late 1950s, he headed the government in the period prior to independence from France, and following ...more