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If your name is Albert, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Albert, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Albert can you think of? The famous Alberts below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Albert, athletes named Albert, and even political figures named Albert. The music industry is no stranger to the name Albert, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.

Which famous people named Albert are worth mentioning? This list includes Albert Einstein, Albert Pujols, Albert Brooks and Albert Finney. To read more about these notable people named Albert, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.
Albert Einstein is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Dec. at 76 (1879-1955)

Birthplace: Ulm, Germany

Albert Einstein ( EYEN-styne; German: [ˈalbɛɐ̯t ˈʔaɪnʃtaɪn] (listen); 14 March 1879 – 18 April 1955) was a German-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity, one of the ...more

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Albert Pujols is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Age: 39

Birthplace: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

José Alberto Pujols Alcántara (born January 16, 1980) is a Dominican-American professional baseball first baseman and designated hitter for the Los Angeles Angels of Major League ...more

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Albert Brooks is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Age: 71

Birthplace: Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Albert Lawrence Brooks (born Albert Lawrence Einstein; July 22, 1947) is an American actor, comedian, writer, and director. He received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor for ...more

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Albert Finney is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Age: 82

Birthplace: Salford, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom

Albert Finney (9 May 1936 – 7 February 2019) was an English actor who worked in film, television and theatre. He attended the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and worked in the theatre before ...more

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Albert Camus is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Dec. at 47 (1913-1960)

Birthplace: Dréan, Algeria

Albert Camus (; French: [albɛʁ kamy] (listen); 7 November 1913 – 4 January 1960) was a French philosopher, author, and journalist. He won the Nobel Prize in Literature at the age of 44 in 1957, ...more

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Albert Haynesworth is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Age: 37

Birthplace: Hartsville, South Carolina

Albert George Haynesworth III (born June 17, 1981) is a former American football defensive tackle who played in the National Football League (NFL) for ten seasons. He played college football at ...more

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Albert King is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Dec. at 69 (1923-1992)

Birthplace: Indianola, Mississippi, United States of America

Albert Nelson (April 25, 1923 – December 21, 1992), known by his stage name Albert King, was an American blues guitarist and singer whose playing influenced many other blues guitarists. He is ...more

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Albert Fish is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Dec. at 66 (1870-1936)

Birthplace: Washington, D.C.

Hamilton Howard "Albert" Fish (May 19, 1870 – January 16, 1936) was an American serial killer, child rapist and cannibal. He was also known as the Gray Man, the Werewolf of Wysteria, ...more

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Albert Belle is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Age: 52

Birthplace: Shreveport, Louisiana, USA

Albert Jojuan Belle (born August 25, 1966), known until 1990 as Joey Belle, is an American former Major League Baseball outfielder for the Cleveland Indians, Chicago White Sox, and Baltimore ...more

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Albert Schweitzer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Dec. at 90 (1875-1965)

Birthplace: Kaysersberg, France

Albert Schweitzer (14 January 1875 – 4 September 1965) was an Alsatian polymath. He was a theologian, organist, writer, humanitarian, philosopher, and physician. A Lutheran, Schweitzer ...more

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#144 of 925 People We Wish Were Still Alive #292 of 2,444 The Most Influential People of All Time #8 of 87 People Who Made The World A Better Place

Albert Speer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Dec. at 76 (1905-1981)

Birthplace: Mannheim, Germany

Berthold Konrad Hermann Albert Speer was a German architect who was, for a part of World War II, Minister of Armaments and War Production for the Third Reich. Speer was Adolf Hitler's chief ...more

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Albert DeSalvo is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Dec. at 42 (1931-1973)

Birthplace: Chelsea, Boston, Massachusetts

Albert Henry DeSalvo (September 3, 1931 – November 25, 1973) was a criminal in Boston, Massachusetts who confessed to being the "Boston Strangler", the murderer of 13 women in the ...more

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Albert Collins is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Dec. at 61 (1932-1993)

Birthplace: Leona, Texas, United States of America

Albert Gene Drewery, known as Albert Collins and the Ice Man (October 1, 1932 – November 24, 1993), was an American electric blues guitarist and singer with a distinctive guitar style. He was ...more

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Albert Ayler is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Dec. at 34 (1936-1970)

Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio

Albert Ayler (; July 13, 1936 – November 25, 1970) was an American avant-garde jazz saxophonist, singer and composer.After early experience playing R&B and bebop, Ayler began recording music ...more

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Albert II, Prince of Mon... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Age: 60

Birthplace: Prince's Palace of Monaco, Monaco

Albert II (Albert Alexandre Louis Pierre Grimaldi; born 14 March 1958) is the reigning monarch of the Principality of Monaco and head of the princely house of Grimaldi. He is the son of Prince ...more

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Albert Hammond, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Age: 38

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Albert Hammond Jr. (né Hammond III; born April 9, 1980) is an American guitarist, singer, songwriter and music producer. He is most famous for his role as rhythm and lead guitarist, as ...more
Albert Lee is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Age: 75

Birthplace: Leominster, United Kingdom

Albert William Lee (born 21 December 1943) is an English guitarist known for his fingerstyle and hybrid picking technique. Lee has worked, both in the studio and on tour, with many famous ...more

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Albert Dekker is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Dec. at 63 (1905-1968)

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

Albert Dekker (born Thomas Albert Ecke Van Dekker; December 20, 1905 – May 5, 1968) was an American character actor and politician best known for his roles in Dr. Cyclops, The Killers, Kiss Me ...more

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Albert Riera is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Age: 36

Birthplace: Manacor, Spain

Albert Riera Ortega (born 15 April 1982) is a Spanish retired footballer who played mainly as a left winger but also as a left back. He made a name for himself at Espanyol (where he won one Copa ...more
Albert Bandura is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Age: 93

Birthplace: Mundare, Canada

Albert Bandura (; born December 4, 1925) is a Canadian-American psychologist who is the David Starr Jordan Professor Emeritus of Social Science in Psychology at Stanford University. Bandura has ...more
Albert Lewis is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Albert Lewis Age: 58

Birthplace: Mansfield, Louisiana

Albert Ray Lewis (born October 6, 1960) is a former American football player who played in the National Football League for the Kansas City Chiefs and the Los Angeles/Oakland Raiders. Lewis is a ...more
Albert Macovski is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Age: 90
Albert Macovski is an American Professor (Emeritus) at Stanford University, known for his many innovations in the area of imaging, particularly in the medical field. He has over 150 patents and ...more
Albert Leo Schlageter is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Dec. at 29 (1894-1923)

Birthplace: Schönau im Schwarzwald, Germany

Albert Leo Schlageter ([ˈalbɛʁt ˈleːo ˈʃlaːɡɛtɐ]; 12 August 1894 – 26 May 1923) was a member of the German Freikorps. Schlageter sabotaged a section of railroad track in the region of Germany ...more
Albert Bustamante is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Age: 83

Birthplace: Asherton, Texas, United States of America

Albert Garza Bustamante (born April 8, 1935) is a former member of the United States House of Representatives from Texas. A Democrat, he was a prominent Hispanic member of the House. Bustamante ...more
Albert C. Barnes is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Albert
Dec. at 79 (1872-1951)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Albert Coombs Barnes (January 2, 1872 – July 24, 1951) was an American chemist, businessman, art collector, writer, and educator, and the founder of the Barnes Foundation in Lower Merion, ...more