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List of famous people named Alexander, along with photos. How many celebrities named Alex can you think of? The famous Alexanders below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Alex, athletes named Alexander, and even political figures named Al. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Alexander? Add them to the list.

Alexander Rodriguez, also known as A-Rod, is definitely the heartthrob to beat on this list. He is the New York Yankees infielder with quite a few awards under his belt. But those awards weren't what put him on the front page of the news in 2013. He was part of a pretty big steroids scandal and was suspended for a whole year. Hopefully he learned his lesson.

Alexander Skarsgard is another hottie who will leave you wanting more. Especially with his role in HBO's True Blood. But before then, he starred in HBO's Generation Kill. He's also appeared in Lady Gaga's music video Paparazzi

Al Pacino is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 77 Alfredo James "Al" Pacino is an American actor and filmmaker. He is well known for playing mobsters, especially Michael Corleone in The Godfather films and Tony Montana in Scarface, ...more

Alex Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 42 Alexander Emmanuel Rodriguez, nicknamed "A-Rod", is an American former professional baseball shortstop and third baseman. He played 22 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the ...more

Al Sharpton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 63 Alfred Charles "Al" Sharpton Jr. is an American Baptist minister, civil rights activist, television/radio talk show host and a trusted White House adviser who, according to 60 Minutes, ...more

Al Gore is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 70 Albert Arnold Gore, Jr., is an American environmental activist, author, businessperson, former politician and former journalist. He served as the forty-fifth Vice President of the United States ...more

Alex Morgan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 28 Alexandra Patricia "Alex" Morgan is an American soccer player and Olympic gold medalist. She is a forward for the Portland Thorns FC of the National Women's Soccer League and for the ...more

Alex Chiasson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 27 Alex Chiasson is a Canadian ice hockey forward who currently plays for the Ottawa Senators of the National Hockey League. He is a former Boston University Terrier.

Alexander Skarsgård is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 41 Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgård is a Swedish actor. He is best known for his roles as vampire Eric Northman on the HBO series True Blood, Meekus in Zoolander and Brad Colbert in the HBO ...more

Alex Galchenyuk is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 24 Alexander Alexandrovich Galchenyuk is an American professional ice hockey player currently playing for the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League. He was drafted third overall by the ...more

Alex Pettyfer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 27 Alexander Richard "Alex" Pettyfer is an English actor and model. He appeared in school plays and on television before being cast as Alex Rider, the main character in the 2006 film ...more

Alexander Ovechkin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 32 Alexander Mikhailovich "Alex" Ovechkin is a Russian professional ice hockey winger and captain of the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League. Prior to playing in the NHL, ...more

Al Franken is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 66 Alan Stuart Franken (born May 21, 1951) is an American comedian, writer, producer, author, and politician who served as a United States Senator from Minnesota from 2009 to 2018. He became well ...more

Alex Smith is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 33 Alexander Douglas Smith is an American football quarterback for the Washington Redskins of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the Utah Utes, where he was named ...more

Al Green is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 71 Albert "Al" Greene, often known as The Reverend Al Green, is an American singer best known for recording a series of soul hit singles in the early 1970s, including "Tired of Being ...more

Alexander the Great is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
Died at 33 (355 BC-322 BC) Alexander III of Macedon, commonly known as Alexander the Great, was a King of the Ancient Greek kingdom of Macedon and a member of the Argead dynasty. Born in Pella in 356 BC, Alexander ...more

Al Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 33 Albus Ricardo "Al" Jefferson is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Charlotte Hornets of the National Basketball Association. He played high school ...more

Alexander Graham Bell is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
Died at 75 (1847-1922) Alexander Graham Bell was an eminent Scottish-born scientist, inventor, engineer and innovator who is credited with inventing the first practical telephone. Bell's father, grandfather, and ...more

Al Horford is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 31 Alfred Joel Horford Reynoso is a Dominican professional basketball player for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the University of ...more

Alexander Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
Died at 47 (1757-1804) Alexander Hamilton was a founding father of the United States, chief staff aide to General George Washington, one of the most influential interpreters and promoters of the U.S. Constitution, the ...more

Alex O'Loughlin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 41 Alex O'Loughlin is an Australian actor, currently playing Lieutenant Commander Steve McGarrett on CBS' remade TV series of Hawaii Five-0. He had starring roles in the films Oyster Farmer and The ...more

Alex English is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 64 Alexander English is a retired American basketball player. He was most recently an assistant coach with the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association. Born in Columbia, South ...more

Alex Trebek is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 77 George Alexander "Alex" Trebek is a Canadian American television personality. He has been the host of the syndicated game show Jeopardy! since 1984, and has also hosted a number of ...more

Alex Karras is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
Died at 77 (1935-2012) Alexander George "Alex" Karras, nicknamed "The Mad Duck", was an American football player, professional wrestler, and actor. He played football with the Detroit Lions in the ...more

Alex Lifeson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 64 Aleksandar Živojinović OC, better known by his stage name Alex Lifeson, is a Canadian musician, best known as the guitarist of the Canadian rock band Rush. In 1963, Lifeson co-founded the band ...more

Alex Van Halen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 64 Alexander Arthur Van Halen is a Dutch-born American musician, best known as the drummer and co-founder of the hard rock band Van Halen. Originally, his brother Eddie had taken lessons for drums, ...more

Alex Len is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 24 Oleksiy "Alex" Len is a Ukrainian professional basketball player who currently plays for the Phoenix Suns of the National Basketball Association. Before being drafted, he played two ...more

Alex Gordon is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 34 Alexander Jonathan Gordon is an American professional baseball left fielder for the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball. Prior to playing professionally, Gordon attended the University ...more

Alex Jones is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 44 Alexander Emerick "Alex" Jones is an American conspiracy theorist, radio show host, documentary filmmaker, and writer. His syndicated news/talk show The Alex Jones Show, based in ...more

Alexander Payne is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 57 Alexander Payne is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer, known for the films Citizen Ruth, Election, About Schmidt, Sideways, The Descendants, and Nebraska. His films are noted ...more

Al Roker is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 63 Albert Lincoln "Al" Roker, Jr. is an American television personality, weather forecaster, actor, and book author. He is best known as being the weather anchor on NBC's Today. On ...more

Al Simmons is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
Died at 54 (1902-1956) Aloysius Harry Simmons, born Aloisius Szymanski, was an American baseball player. Nicknamed "Bucketfoot Al", he played for two decades in Major League Baseball as an outfielder and had ...more

Al Leiter is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 52 Alois Terry Leiter is a former Major League Baseball left-handed starting pitcher. Leiter pitched 19 seasons in the Major Leagues for New York Yankees, Toronto Blue Jays, Florida Marlins, and ...more

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 24 Alexander Mark David "Alex" Oxlade-Chamberlain is an English footballer who plays for Arsenal and the England national football team as a winger. After rising to prominence with ...more

Alex Ferguson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 76 Sir Alexander Chapman "Alex" Ferguson, CBE, is a Scottish former football manager and player who managed Manchester United from 1986 to 2013. His time at the club has led to Ferguson ...more

Al Kaline is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 83 Albert William "Al" Kaline, nicknamed "Mr. Tiger", is a former Major League Baseball right fielder. He is a member of the Baseball Hall of Fame. Kaline played his entire ...more

Al Swearengen is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
Died at 59 (1845-1904) Ellis Albert "Al" Swearengen was a pimp and early entertainment entrepreneur in Deadwood, South Dakota, who ran the Gem Theater, a notorious brothel, for 22 years and combined a ...more

Al Jolson is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
Died at 64 (1886-1950) Al Jolson was an American singer, film actor, and comedian. At the peak of his career, he was dubbed "The World's Greatest Entertainer". His performing style was brash and extroverted, ...more

Alexander Fleming is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
Died at 74 (1881-1955) Sir Alexander Fleming, FRSE, FRS, FRCS was a Scottish biologist, pharmacologist and botanist. He wrote many articles on bacteriology, immunology, and chemotherapy. His best-known discoveries are ...more

Al Snow is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 54 Allen "Al" Ray Sarven is an American semi-retired professional wrestler and actor better known by his ring name of Al Snow. He is currently signed with Total Nonstop Action Wrestling ...more

Al Davis is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
Died at 82 (1929-2011) Allen "Al" Davis was an American football coach and executive. He was the principal owner and general manager of the Oakland Raiders of the National Football League from 1972 to 2011. ...more

Alexander Mogilny is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 49 Alexander Gennadevich Mogilny is a former Russian professional ice hockey player, currently the general manager of Admiral Vladivostok of the Kontinental Hockey League. In the National Hockey ...more

Al Rosen is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 94 Albert Leonard "Al" Rosen, nicknamed "Flip" and "The Hebrew Hammer", was an American baseball third baseman and right-handed slugger in the Major Leagues for ten ...more

Al MacInnis is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 54 Allan MacInnis is a retired Canadian ice hockey defenceman who played 23 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Calgary Flames and St. Louis Blues. A first round selection of the Flames ...more

Al Di Meola is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 63 Al Di Meola is an acclaimed American jazz fusion and Latin jazz guitarist, composer, and record producer of Italian origin. With a musical career that has spanned more than three decades, he has ...more

Al Capone is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
Died at 48 (1899-1947) Alphonse Gabriel "Al" Capone was an American gangster who attained fame during the Prohibition era. His seven-year reign as crime boss ended when he was 33 years old. Born in the ...more

Alex Meneses is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 53 Alexandra Estella DeAnna "Alex" Meneses is an American television and film actress and model. She was born in Chicago of Mexican-American descent on her father's side and ...more

Alexander McQueen is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
Died at 41 (1969-2010) Lee Alexander McQueen, CBE was a British fashion designer and couturier. He is known for having worked as chief designer at Givenchy from 1996 to 2001 and for founding his own Alexander McQueen ...more

Alex Pietrangelo is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 28 Alexander Pietrangelo is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing for, and serving as alternate captain of, the St. Louis Blues of the National Hockey League. As a junior, ...more

Alex Kingston is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 55 Alexandra Elizabeth "Alex" Kingston is an English actress. She is known for her roles as Dr. Elizabeth Corday on the NBC medical drama ER and as River Song in the BBC science fiction ...more

Alexander Karelin is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 50 Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Karelin is a Hero of the Russian Federation and retired Greco-Roman wrestler for the Soviet Union and Russia. Nicknamed the "Russian Bear", "Russian King ...more

Alex Ríos is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 37 Alexis Israel Ríos is a Puerto Rican-American professional baseball outfielder for the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball. He has also played in MLB for the Toronto Blue Jays, ...more