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Who knew there were so many famous people named Anders in the world? Our list of celebrities named Anders 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 Anders' 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 Anders, actors named Anders, and much more. Anders Lindbäck, Anders Lindegaard, and Anders Svensson are only a few of the well-known people named Anders on this list.

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Anders Lindbäck is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Ice Hockey Player, Athlete Anders Lindbäck is a Swedish professional ice hockey goaltender currently playing for the Buffalo Sabres in the National Hockey League. He has also played in the NHL for the Nashville ...more

Anders Lindegaard is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Footballer Anders Rozenkrantz Lindegaard is a Danish footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Manchester United, having joined the club in November 2010. He initially came through the ranks of his hometown ...more

Anders Svensson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Footballer Anders Gunnar Svensson is a Swedish international footballer who plays for Swedish side IF Elfsborg. He is a playmaker and a central midfielder, well known for his passing and set piece ...more

Anders Nilsson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Ice Hockey Player, Athlete Bengt Per Anders Nilsson is a Swedish professional ice hockey goaltender. He is currently playing for the Ak Bars Kazan of the Kontinental Hockey League. Nilsson was drafted 62nd overall by the ...more

Anders Celsius is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Astronomer Anders Celsius was a Swedish astronomer, physicist and mathematician. He was professor of astronomy at Uppsala University from 1730 to 1744, but traveled from 1732 to 1735 visiting notable ...more

Anders Hedberg is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Ice Hockey Player Anders Hedberg is a retired former professional ice hockey player who was one of the first European-born players to make an impact in North America. Along with countryman Ulf Nilsson, Hedberg ...more

Anders Johansson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Drummer Anders Johansson is a Swedish drummer, best known as the former drummer in the power metal band HammerFall. He is the son of Jan Johansson, famous jazz pianist and brother of Stratovarius ...more

Anders Behring Breivik is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Anders Behring Breivik is the alleged perpetrator of two attacks in Norway on July 22, 2011 -- the first the bombing of government buildings in central Oslo that left eight dead, the second a ...more

Anders Kallur is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Anders Kallur is a Swedish retired professional ice hockey player. Kallur played for Modo Hockey and Södertälje SK before moving to Djurgårdens IF in 1978. He was awarded ...more

Anders Lundin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Comedian, Actor, Presenter Anders Erik Lundin is a Swedish television host, comedian and lyricist. Lundin was one of the first hosts in the world to host the show Expedition Robinson, also known as Survivor. Lundin ...more

Anders Nyström is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Songwriter, Musician Anders Nyström, also known as Blakkheim is a Swedish guitarist.

Anders Allhage is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Record producer, Guitarist, Songwriter Andy LaRocque is best known as a guitarist, songwriter, and occasional synth player for the band King Diamond.

Anders Holm is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer Anders Holm is an American actor and comedy writer. He is one of the stars and creators of the Comedy Central show Workaholics.

Anders Limpar is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Footballer Anders Erik Limpar is a Swedish former professional footballer and assistant coach of Sollentuna Fotbollsklubb. He is also the CEO of the betting site www.BestBetToday.com As a player he was a ...more

Anders Osborne is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Guitarist, Singer-songwriter, Actor Anders Osborne is an American singer and songwriter.

Anders Borg is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Politician, Economist Anders Erik Borg is a Swedish economist and politician who served as Minister for Finance in the Swedish Government from 2006 to 2014. He is a member of the Moderate Party.

Anders Södergren is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Cross-country skier, Athlete Hans Anders Södergren is a Swedish cross-country skier who has competed since 1999. He earned a bronze medal in the 4x10 km relay at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin and also finished 5th ...more

Anders Björler is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Musician, Film Director Anders Björler is a musician from Sweden. He is the current lead guitarist for the melodic death metal band At the Gates, and the former lead guitarist for heavy metal band The Haunted. He ...more

Anders Odden is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Programmer, Bassist, Guitarist Anders Odden, is a musician. He is the co-founder and guitarist of the Norwegian death metal band Cadaver, and is the bass player for Norwegian black metal band Satyricon. He is also the ...more

Anders Hejlsberg is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Programmer, Software Engineer, Scientist Anders Hejlsberg is a prominent Danish software engineer who co-designed several popular and commercially successful programming languages and development tools. He was the original author of ...more

Anders Fernette is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Anders

Anders Nilsson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Screenwriter, Cinematographer, Film Editor Anders Nilsson is a Swedish film director, writer and photographer. He was born in Kil in Värmland, Sweden.

Anders Zorn is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Artist Anders Leonard Zorn was one of Sweden’s foremost artists. He obtained international success as a painter, sculptor and printmaker in etching.

Anders Hove is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Actor Anders Hove is an actor and director from Greenland. Hove is best known for his role of Cesar Faison in ABC's General Hospital, Loving, & Port Charles and in the film In the Middle of the ...more

Anders Lindström is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Songwriter, Audio Engineer, Musician Anders Lindström or Boba Fett as he is often called is a Swedish rock musician most known for being the organist and pianist of the Swedish rock band The Hellacopters and co founder and ...more

Anders Eriksson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Anders Eriksson Ice Hockey Player Anders Eriksson is a Swedish former professional ice hockey player.

Anders Ekborg is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Actor, Singer Anders Ekborg is a Swedish actor and singer who has performed the roles of Karl Oskar in Kristina från Duvemåla and Freddie Trumper in Chess, two musicals that were written by former ...more

Anders Jonas Ångström is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Anders Jonas Ångström Physicist Anders Jonas Ångström was a Swedish physicist and one of the founders of the science of spectroscopy.

Anders Myrvold is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Ice Hockey Player Anders Myrvold is a Norwegian former professional ice hockey player, who last played for Norwegian GET-ligaen club Frisk Tigers. He made his National Hockey League debut for the Colorado ...more

Anders Bardal is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Ski jumper, Athlete Anders Bardal is a Norwegian former ski jumper who competed from 2001 to 2015.

Anders Randolf is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Soldier, Actor Anders Randolf was a Danish American actor in American films from 1913 to 1931. Anders was born in Viborg, Denmark where he became a professional soldier in the Danish army and a world-class ...more

Anders Thomas Jensen is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Screenwriter, Film Director Anders Thomas Jensen is a Danish screenwriter and film director.

Anders Lee is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Anders Lee Ice Hockey Player, Athlete Anders Mark Lee is an American professional ice hockey center currently playing for the New York Islanders in the National Hockey League. Lee attended the University of Notre Dame, where he ...more

Anders Fridén is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Record producer, Musician, Singer Anders Fridén is the vocalist/lyricist of the Swedish metal band In Flames. Fridén was also the vocalist of Passenger, a side project.

Anders Jacobsen is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Ski jumper, Athlete Anders Jacobsen is a Norwegian ski jumper, representing Ringkollen Skiklubb, and the youngest Norwegian to have won the Four Hills Tournament. He has competed since 2003.

Anders Refn is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Television director, Screenwriter, Film Editor Anders Refn is a Danish film editor and director.

Anders Matthesen is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting Anders "Anden" Matthesen is a Danish stand-up comedian, actor and rapper. He is known for creating a wide array of memorable characters and stereotypes which he uses as alter-egos in ...more

Anders Westenholz is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Novelist, Psychologist, Writer Anders Westenholz in Copenhagen was a Danish psychologist and writer.

Anders Jansson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Television director, Comedian, Screenwriter Lars Anders Jansson, born 9 October 1967 in Staffanstorp, is a Swedish comedian known for such TV-shows as Hipp Hipp and the Swedish version of QI. Jansson, as well as his close companion Johan ...more

Anders Morgenthaler is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Television director, Screenwriter, Cartoonist Anders Morgenthaler is a Danish comics artist, children's book author, and film director.

Anders Holmertz is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Swimmer Anders Holmertz is a Swedish retired swimmer who was a leader in freestyle races in the 1980s and at the beginning of the 1990s, though often missing personal success. He also settled a record ...more

Anders Hald is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Mathematician, Statistician Anders Hald was a Danish statistician who made contributions to the history of statistics. He was a professor at the University of Copenhagen from 1960 to 1982.

Anders Danielsen Lie is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Musician, Physician, Actor Anders Danielsen Lie is a Norwegian actor, musician and medical doctor. Danielsen Lie made his film debut when he was 11 years old in the title role of Herman by Erik Gustavson. He is best known ...more

Anders Johnson is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Ski jumper, Athlete Anders Johnson is an American ski jumper who has competed since 2002. Competing in two Winter Olympics, he earned his best finish of 11th in the team large hill at Vancouver in 2010. Johnson ...more

Anders Henrikson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Screenwriter, Actor, Film Director Anders Henrikson was a Swedish actor and film director. He appeared in 57 films between 1913 and 1965. He also directed 30 films between 1933 and 1956.

Anders Jahan Retzius is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Chemist, Botanist Anders Jahan Retzius was a Swedish chemist, botanist and entomologist.

Anders Hagen is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Conservator-restorer, Professor, Researcher Anders Hagen was a Norwegian archaeologist. Anders Hagen was most associated with the study of Norwegian archeology and cultural heritage.

Anders Åslund is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Economist Per Anders Åslund is a Swedish economist and a Senior Fellow at the Peterson Institute for International Economics. He is also a Chairman of the International Advisory Council at the ...more

Anders Nyman is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Record producer, Disc jockey, Remixer Anders Nyman is a remixer, DJ and music producer.

Anders Erikson Sparrman is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Anders
Scientist, Physician Anders Sparrman was a Swedish naturalist, abolitionist and an apostle of Carl Linnaeus. Sparrman was the son of a clergyman. At the age of nine he enrolled at Uppsala University, beginning ...more