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Famous People Named Amos

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Who knew there were so many famous people named Amos in the world? Our list of celebrities named Amos 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 Amoss 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 Amos, actors named Amos, and much more. Amos Otis, Amos Lee, and Amos Alonzo Stagg are only a few of the well-known people named Amos on this list.
  • Amos Otis

    Amos Otis

    Age: 73

    BirthplaceMobile, Alabama

    Amos Joseph Otis (born April 26, 1947) is a former center fielder in Major League Baseball... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos Lee

    Amos Lee

    Age: 43

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    Amos Lee (born Ryan Anthony Massaro, June 20, 1977) is an American singer-songwriter whose... more on WikipediaSpotify buy button

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  • Amos Alonzo Stagg

    Amos Alonzo Stagg

    Dec. at 103 (1862-1965)

    BirthplaceWest Orange, New Jersey, United States of America

    Amos Alonzo Stagg (August 16, 1862 – March 17, 1965) was an American athlete and college coach... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos Milburn

    Amos Milburn

    Dec. at 53 (1927-1980)

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, United States of America

    Joseph Amos Milburn (April 1, 1927 – January 3, 1980) was an American rhythm-and-blues singer... more on Wikipedia

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  • Amos Rusie

    Amos Rusie

    Dec. at 71 (1871-1942)

    BirthplaceBrown Township, Mooresville, Indiana

    Amos Wilson Rusie (May 30, 1871 – December 6, 1942), nicknamed "The Hoosier Thunderbolt", was... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos Garrett

    BirthplaceDetroit, Michigan

    Amos Garrett (born November 26, 1941, in Detroit, Michigan, United States) is an... more on Wikipedia

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  • Amos Tversky

    Amos Tversky

    Dec. at 59 (1937-1996)

    BirthplaceHaifa, Israel

    Amos Nathan Tversky (Hebrew: עמוס טברסקי‎; March 16, 1937 – June 2, 1996) was a cognitive and... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos Bronson Alcott

    Amos Bronson Alcott

    Dec. at 89 (1799-1888)

    BirthplaceWolcott, Connecticut

    Amos Bronson Alcott (; November 29, 1799 – March 4, 1888) was an American teacher, writer,... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos Whitney

    Amos Whitney

    Dec. at 88 (1832-1920)

    BirthplaceBiddeford, Maine

    Amos Whitney (October 8, 1832 – August 5, 1920) was a mechanical engineer and Connecticut... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos Dolbear

    Dec. at 73 (1837-1910)
    Amos Emerson Dolbear (November 10, 1837 – February 23, 1910) was an American physicist and... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos Foster

    Amos Foster

    Dec. at 72 (1880-1952)

    BirthplaceKeene, New Hampshire

    Amos Parker Foster (March 10, 1880 – August 7, 1952) was an American football and basketball... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos Oz

    Amos Oz

    Age: 81

    BirthplaceJerusalem, Mandatory Palestine

    Amos Oz (Hebrew: עמוס עוז; born Amos Klausner; 4 May 1939 – 28 December 2018) was an Israeli... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos Gitai

    Amos Gitai

    Age: 69

    BirthplaceHaifa, Israel

    Amos Gitai (Hebrew: עמוס גיתאי‎; born 11 October 1950) is an Israeli filmmaker, who was... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos T. Akerman

    Amos T. Akerman

    Dec. at 59 (1821-1880)

    BirthplacePortsmouth, New Hampshire, United States of America

    Amos Tappan Akerman (February 23, 1821 – December 21, 1880) served as United States Attorney... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos Tuck

    Amos Tuck

    Dec. at 69 (1810-1879)

    BirthplaceEastern United States, Northern New England, York County, New England, United States of America

    Amos Tuck (August 2, 1810 – December 11, 1879) was a political figure in New Hampshire and a... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos Elon

    Dec. at 83 (1926-2009)

    BirthplaceVienna, Austria

    Amos Elon was an Israeli journalist and author. Married to Beth Elon and father of filmmaker... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos Kendall

    Amos Kendall

    Dec. at 80 (1789-1869)

    BirthplaceDunstable, Massachusetts

    Amos Kendall (August 16, 1789 – November 12, 1869) was an American lawyer, journalist and... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos Strunk

    Amos Strunk

    Dec. at 90 (1889-1979)

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    Amos Aaron Strunk (January 22, 1889 – July 22, 1979) was a center fielder who played in Major... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos E. Joel, Jr.

    Dec. at 90 (1918-2008)

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania

    Amos Edward Joel Jr. (March 12, 1918 – October 25, 2008) was an American electrical engineer,... more on Wikipedia
  • BirthplaceJerusalem, Mandatory Palestine

    Amos Kollek (Hebrew: עמוס קולק‎; born 1947) is an Israeli film director, writer and actor.
  • Amos Hostetter, Jr.

    Age: 83
    Amos Barr Hostetter Jr. (born January 12, 1937) is an American businessman, who was the... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos H. Jackson

    Amos H. Jackson

    Dec. at 78 (1846-1924)

    BirthplaceFranklin, New York, United States of America

    Amos Henry Jackson (May 10, 1846 – August 30, 1924) was a U.S. Representative from Ohio. Born... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos Fowler

    Amos Fowler

    Age: 64

    BirthplacePensacola, Florida

    Amos Emanuel Fowler (born February 11, 1956) is a former American football center who played... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos Zereoué

    BirthplaceCôte d’Ivoire

    Amos L. Zereoué (born October 8, 1976) is a former American football player in the National... more on Wikipedia
  • Amos Kenan

    Amos Kenan

    Dec. at 82 (1927-2009)

    BirthplaceTel Aviv, Israel

    Amos Kenan (Hebrew: עמוס קינן), also Amos Keinan, (May 2, 1927 – August 4, 2009) was an... more on Wikipedia