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Who Is The Most Famous Albert In The World?

Updated December 3, 2020 703 votes 30 voters 15.7k views86 items

List RulesVote up all of the Alberts you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Albert can you think of? The famous Alberts below have many different professions, including notable actors named Albert, famous athletes named Albert, and even musicians named Albert.

Albert Einstein is certainly one of the most famous Alberts on this list. One of the famous intellectuals named Albert, he developed the theory of relativity. He is also known for developing what is considered the world's most famous equation, E = mc2.

Another of the famous people with the first name Albert is Albert Brooks. He was an Oscar for his role in Broadcast News. Drive, Defending Your Life, and Taxi Driver are among his notable films.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Albert? Just add them to the list!

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    Albert Einstein

    1879-03-14

    BirthplaceUlm, Germany

    Albert Einstein ( EYEN-styne; German: [ˈalbɛɐ̯t ˈʔaɪnʃtaɪn] (listen); 14 March 1879 – 18 April...  more

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    Albert Brooks

    1947-07-22

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, Beverly Hills, California, United States of America

    Albert Lawrence Brooks (born Albert Lawrence Einstein; July 22, 1947) is an American actor,...  more

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    Albert Camus

    1913-11-07

    BirthplaceDréan, Algeria

    Albert Camus (; French: [albɛʁ kamy] (listen); 7 November 1913 – 4 January 1960) was a French...  more

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    Albert Finney

    1936-05-09

    BirthplaceSalford, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom

    Albert Finney (9 May 1936 – 7 February 2019) was an English actor who worked in film,...  more

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  • Albert II, Prince of Monaco5

    BirthplacePrince's Palace of Monaco, Monaco

    Albert II (Albert Alexandre Louis Pierre Grimaldi; born 14 March 1958) is the reigning monarch...  more

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    Albert King

    1923-04-25

    BirthplaceIndianola, Mississippi, United States of America

    Albert Nelson (April 25, 1923 – December 21, 1992), known by his stage name Albert King, was...  more

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  • Albert Berger7
    Albert Berger is a film producer....  more
  • Albert Fish8
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    Albert Fish

    1870-05-19

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C.

    Hamilton Howard "Albert" Fish (May 19, 1870 – January 16, 1936) was an American serial killer,...  more

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  • Albert Austin9
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    Albert Austin

    1881-12-13

    BirthplaceBirmingham, United Kingdom

    Albert Austin (December 13, 1881-August 17, 1953) was an English actor, film star, director,...  more
  • Albert Speer10
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    Albert Speer

    1905-03-19

    BirthplaceMannheim, Germany

    Berthold Konrad Hermann Albert Speer was a German architect who was, for a part of World War...  more

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  • Albert Sacco11
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    Albert Sacco

    1949-05-03

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Albert Sacco Jr. (born May 3, 1949) is an American chemical engineer who flew as a Payload...  more
  • Albert Ammons12
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    Albert Ammons

    1907-09-23

    BirthplaceUSA, Chicago, Illinois

    Albert Clifton Ammons (March 1, 1907 – December 2, 1949) was an American pianist and player of...  more

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  • Albert Flynn DeSilver13
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    Albert Flynn DeSilver

    1968-01-01
    Albert Flynn DeSilver is an American poet, memoirist, novelist, meditation teacher, speaker,...  more
  • Albert Schweitzer14
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    BirthplaceKaysersberg

    Albert Schweitzer (14 January 1875 – 4 September 1965) was an Alsatian polymath. He was a...  more
  • Albert Belle15
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    Albert Belle

    1966-08-25

    BirthplaceShreveport, Louisiana, USA

    Albert Jojuan Belle (born August 25, 1966), known until 1990 as Joey Belle, is an American...  more

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  • Albert Haynesworth16
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    BirthplaceHartsville, South Carolina

    Albert George Haynesworth III (born June 17, 1981) is a former American football defensive...  more

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  • Albert Ayler17
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    Albert Ayler

    1936-07-13

    BirthplaceCleveland, Ohio

    Albert Ayler (; July 13, 1936 – November 25, 1970) was an American avant-garde jazz...  more

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    Albert Collins

    1933-10-01

    BirthplaceLeona, Texas, United States of America

    Albert Gene Drewery, known as Albert Collins and the Ice Man (October 1, 1932 – November 24,...  more

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  • Albert Schultz19
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    Albert Schultz

    1963-07-30

    BirthplacePort Hope, Canada

    Albert Hamilton Schultz (; born July 30, 1963) is a Canadian actor, director and the founding...  more
  • Albert Pujols20
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    Albert Pujols

    1980-01-16

    BirthplaceSanto Domingo, Dominican Republic

    José Alberto Pujols Alcántara (born January 16, 1980) is a Dominican-American professional...  more

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    Albert Riera

    1982-04-15

    BirthplaceManacor, Spain

    Albert Riera Ortega (born 15 April 1982) is a Spanish retired footballer who played mainly as...  more
  • Albert DeSalvo22
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    Albert DeSalvo

    1931-09-03

    BirthplaceChelsea, Boston, Massachusetts

    Albert Henry DeSalvo (September 3, 1931 – November 25, 1973) was a criminal in Boston,...  more

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  • Albert Hammond, Jr.23

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Albert Hammond Jr. (né Hammond III; born April 9, 1980) is an American guitarist, singer,...  more
  • Albert Lee24
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    Albert Lee

    1943-12-21

    BirthplaceLeominster, United Kingdom

    Albert William Lee (born 21 December 1943) is an English guitarist known for his fingerstyle...  more

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  • Albert Lewis25
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    Albert Lewis

    1960-10-06

    BirthplaceMansfield, Louisiana

    Albert Ray Lewis (born October 6, 1960) is a former American football player who played in the...  more