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Famous People Named Adam  

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Curious as to who all the famous Adams are? Here's an extensive list of famous people named Adam, along with photos. How many celebrities named Adam can you think of? The famous Adams below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Adam, athletes named Adam, and even political figures named Adam. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Adam? Add them to the list.

It turns out there are some really funny people named Adam. Although he's not as well-received as he was in the 90s, Adam Sandler is still a comedy legend. Same goes for Adam Corolla, who once hosted Comedy Central's The Man Show alongside Jimmy Kimmel. Adams can be musically gifted as well, evidenced by the successful careers of both Adam Levine and Adam Lambert.

Adam West is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Actor, Voice acting, Presenter
William "Bill" West Anderson, better known by his stage name Adam West, is an American actor. He is best known for the title role in the 1960s ABC series Batman and its theatrical ...more
Adam Sandler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Songwriter, Comedian, Television producer
Adam Richard Sandler is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter, entrepreneur, film producer, and musician. After becoming a Saturday Night Live cast member, Sandler went on to star in many ...more
Adam Levine is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Guitarist, Entrepreneur, Musician
Adam Noah Levine is an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and actor. He is the lead vocalist for the Los Angeles pop rock band Maroon 5. Born and raised in Los Angeles, ...more
Adam Carolla is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Talk show host, Comedian, Television producer
Adam Lakers Carolla is an American comedian, radio personality, television host and actor. He hosts The Adam Carolla Show, a talk show distributed as a podcast which set the record as the ...more
Adam Lambert is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Record producer, Musician, Singer-songwriter
Adam Mitchel Lambert is an American singer, songwriter, and stage actor. Born in Indianapolis, Indiana and raised in San Diego, California, he performed in amateur theatrical productions as a ...more
Adam Ashley-Cooper is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Rugby Player
Adam Ashley-Cooper is an Australian rugby union player. He plays for Australia, and for the NSW Waratahs in the Super Rugby competition.
Adam Scott is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer
Adam Paul Scott is an American film and television actor. He is best known for his role as Ben Wyatt in the NBC sitcom Parks and Recreation. Scott has also appeared as Derek in the movie Step ...more
Adam Lallana is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Footballer
Adam David Lallana is an English professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder for Liverpool and the England national team. He began his youth career with Bournemouth before ...more
Adam McQuaid is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Ice Hockey Player
Adam Mark McQuaid is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing for the Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League. He has also played with Boston's American Hockey League ...more
Adam Savage is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Special Effects Designer, Industrial designer, Television producer
Adam Whitney Savage is an American industrial design and special effects designer/fabricator, actor, educator, and television personality, known as one of two co-hosts of the Discovery Channel ...more
Adam Wainwright is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Baseball player
Adam Parrish Wainwright is an American professional baseball starting pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals of Major League Baseball. The Atlanta Braves selected him at 29th overall in the first ...more
Adam Dunn is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Baseball player, Actor, American football player
Adam Troy Dunn (born November 9, 1979), nicknamed "Big Donkey", is an American former professional baseball left fielder and first baseman. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for ...more
Adam Yauch is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Film Distributor, Songwriter, Rapper
Adam Nathaniel Yauch was an American rapper, musician, film director, and human rights activist. He was best known as a founding member of the hip hop group Beastie Boys. He was frequently known ...more
Adam Jones is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Adam Baldwin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Actor, Voice acting
Adam Baldwin is an American actor. He is known for starring in Full Metal Jacket as Animal Mother and in the television series Firefly and its continuation film Serenity as Jayne Cobb. His roles ...more
Adam Ant is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Musician, Actor, Singer
Adam Ant is an English musician who gained popularity as the lead singer of post-punk group Adam and the Ants and later as a solo artist, scoring 10 UK top ten hits from 1980 to 1983, including ...more
Adam Lanza is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Adam Lanza was the perpetrator of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting which occurred on December 14, 2012, in Newtown, Connecticut, United States.
Adam Morrison is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Basketball player
Adam John Morrison is an American retired professional basketball player. Morrison played for three years at Gonzaga University and was considered to be one of the top college basketball players ...more
Adam Vinatieri is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Adam
American football player
Adam Matthew Vinatieri is an American football placekicker for the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League. He has played in five Super Bowls, four with the New England Patriots and ...more
Adam Smith is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Professor, Author, Economist
Adam Smith was a Scottish moral philosopher, pioneer of political economy, and key Scottish Enlightenment figure. Smith is best known for two classic works: The Theory of Moral Sentiments, and ...more
Adam Brody is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Musician, Actor, Voice acting
Adam Jared Brody is an American film and television actor and musician. He is best known for his role as Seth Cohen on The O.C. Brody has also co-starred in many film roles, including Mr. & ...more
Adam Oates is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Ice Hockey Player, Coach, Engineer
Adam Robert Oates is a Canadian professional ice hockey player and co-head coach for the New Jersey Devils. He played 19 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Detroit Red Wings, St. ...more
Adam Goldstein is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Record producer, Businessperson, Musician
DJ AM was an American DJ, remixer, record producer and musician. Goldstein was a member of the rock band Crazy Town, co-owner of a management company called Deckstar and worked on albums for ...more
Adam Horovitz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Film Score Composer, Record producer, Guitarist
Adam Keefe Horovitz, better known as Ad-Rock or King Ad-Rock, is an American musician, guitarist, rapper, producer, and actor. He is best known as a member of the hip hop group the Beastie Boys. ...more
Adam Duritz is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Adam
Record producer, Songwriter, Musician
Adam Fredric Duritz is an American musician, songwriter, record producer, and film producer. He is best known for his role as frontman and vocalist for the rock band Counting Crows, in which he ...more