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Ever wondered how many famous people named Augustus there are? This list of celebrities named Augustus includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Augustus' on this list come in all shapes and sizes, but all ended up achieving some kind of fame in their respective fields. This includes singers and musicians named Augustus, actors named Augustus, and even athletes named Augustus. Well-known Augustus' like Augustus, Augustus II the Strong, and Augustus Pablo are just the start of this list.

Augustus is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Augustus was the founder of the Roman Empire and its first Emperor, ruling from 27 BC until his death in 14 AD. He was born Gaius Octavius into an old and wealthy equestrian branch of the ...more

Augustus II the Strong is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus II the Strong Augustus II the Strong of the Albertine line of the House of Wettin was Elector of Saxony, Imperial Vicar and became King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania. Augustus' great physical strength ...more

Augustus Pablo is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Pablo Horace Swaby, known as Augustus Pablo, was a Jamaican roots reggae and dub record producer, melodica player and keyboardist, active from the 1970s onwards. He popularised the use of the melodica ...more

Augustus C. French is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus C. French Augustus Chaflin French was the ninth Governor of the U.S. state of Illinois from 1846 until 1853. He is best known for his fiscal policies, which eliminated the state's debt by the end of his ...more

Augustus Jackson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Jackson Augustus Jackson was an African-American candy confectioner from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Jackson served as a chef in the White House during the 1820s.

Augustus Washington is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Washington Augustus Washington was an African-American photographer and daguerreotypist, who later in his career emigrated to Liberia. He is one of the few African-American daguerreotypists whose career ...more

Augustus John is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus John Augustus Edwin John OM RA was a Welsh painter, draughtsman, and etcher. For a short time around 1910, he was an important exponent of Post-Impressionism in the United Kingdom. "Augustus was ...more

Augustus Saint-Gaudens is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Saint-Gaudens Augustus Saint-Gaudens was an American sculptor of the Beaux-Arts generation who most embodied the ideals of the "American Renaissance". Raised in New York City, he traveled to Europe ...more

Augustus F. Hawkins is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus F. Hawkins Augustus Freeman "Gus" Hawkins was a prominent American Democratic Party politician and a figure in the history of Civil Rights and organized labor. He served as the first African ...more

Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin was an English architect, designer, artist and critic, chiefly remembered for his pioneering role in the Gothic Revival style; his work culminated in the interior ...more

Augustus FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton Augustus Henry FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton KG PC, styled Earl of Euston between 1747 and 1757, was a British Whig statesman of the Georgian era. He is one of a handful of dukes who have served ...more

Augustus O. Bourn is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus O. Bourn Augustus Osborn Bourn was an American politician and the 36th Governor of Rhode Island.

Augustus Hill Garland is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Hill Garland Augustus Hill Garland was an Arkansas lawyer and politician. He was a senator in both the United States and the Confederate States, served as 11th Governor of Arkansas and as Attorney General of ...more

Augustus Thomas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Thomas Augustus Thomas was an American playwright.

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Augustus Harris is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Harris Sir Augustus Henry Glossop Harris, was a British actor, impresario, and dramatist.

Augustus Prew is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Prew Augustus Art Prew is an English film and television actor. He is known for his roles in the films The Secret of Moonacre, Charlie St. Cloud, The Borgias, Kick-Ass 2, and in the miniseries ...more

Augustus Molade Akiwumi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Molade Akiwumi Justice Augustus Molade Akiwumi was a judge and also the second Speaker of the Parliament of Ghana.

Augustus Owsley Stanley is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Owsley Stanley Augustus Owsley Stanley I was a politician from the US state of Kentucky. A Democrat, he served as the 38th Governor of Kentucky and also represented the state in both the U.S. House of ...more

Augustus Nuwagaba is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Nuwagaba Augustus Nuwagaba PhD is Ugandan social worker and academic. Currently, he serves as an Associate Professor of Social Work, Population & Poverty in the Department of Social Work & Social ...more

Augustus Le Plongeon is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Le Plongeon Augustus Le Plongeon was a British-American photographer and antiquarian who studied the pre-Columbian ruins of America, particularly those of the Maya civilization on the northern ...more

Augustus E. Willson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus E. Willson Augustus Everett Willson was the 36th Governor of Kentucky. Orphaned at the age of twelve, Willson went to live with relatives in New England. This move exposed him to such literary masters as ...more

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Augustus De Morgan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus De Morgan Augustus De Morgan was a British mathematician and logician. He formulated De Morgan's laws and introduced the term mathematical induction, making its idea rigorous.

Augustus Summerfield Merrimon is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Summerfield Merrimon Augustus Summerfield Merrimon was a Democratic U.S. senator from the state of North Carolina between 1873 and 1879. An attorney from Buncombe County, North Carolina, Merrimon served in the North ...more

Augustus W. Bennet is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus W. Bennet Augustus Witschief Bennet was an American politician and a United States Representative from New York.

Augustus W. Cutler is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus W. Cutler Augustus William Cutler was a 19th-century politician and lawyer from New Jersey. He was the great-grandson of Silas Condict.

Augustus Edward Hough Love is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Edward Hough Love Augustus Edward Hough Love FRS, often known as A. E. H. Love, was a mathematician famous for his work on the mathematical theory of elasticity. He also worked on wave propagation and his work on ...more

Augustus Quirinus Rivinus is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Quirinus Rivinus Augustus Quirinus Rivinus, also known as August Bachmann or A. Q. Bachmann, was a German physician and botanist who helped to develop better ways of classifying plants.

Augustus Agar is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Agar Commodore Augustus Willington Shelton Agar, VC, DSO, RN was a Royal Navy officer in both the First and the Second World War and a recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest award for gallantry ...more

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Augustus Stout Van Wickle is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Augustus

Augustus George Vernon Harcour... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus George Vernon Harcourt Augustus George Vernon Harcourt FRS was an English chemist who spent his career at Oxford University. He was one of the first scientists to do quantitative work in the field of chemical ...more

Augustus C. Dodge is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus C. Dodge Augustus Caesar Dodge was one of the first set of United States Senators to represent the state of Iowa after it was admitted to the Union as a state in 1846. Dodge, a Democrat, had also ...more

Augustus Obuadum Tanoh is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Obuadum Tanoh Goosie Augustus Obuadum Tanoh is a Ghanaian politician. He is a member of the National Reform Party and represented his party in the 2000 presidential election, where he garnered 1.1% of the ...more

Augustus Goetz is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Goetz Augustus Goetz was a screenwriter.

Augustus Walley is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Walley Augustus Walley was a Buffalo Soldier in the United States Army and a recipient of America's highest military decoration—the Medal of Honor—for his actions in the Indian Wars of the western ...more

Augustus Romaldus Wright is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Romaldus Wright Augustus Romaldus Wright was an American politician and lawyer, as well as a colonel in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War.

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Augustus Pearl Martin is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Pearl Martin Augustus Pearl Martin was an American politician and soldier from Massachusetts who served as the mayor of Boston, Massachusetts, in 1884. He also was a leading artillery officer in the Union ...more

Augustus A. Chapman is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus A. Chapman Augustus Alexandria Chapman was a 19th-century politician and lawyer from Virginia.

Augustus Peabody Gardner is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Peabody Gardner Augustus Peabody Gardner was a Representative from Massachusetts. Gardner was the son-in-law of Henry Cabot Lodge.

Augustus Herman Pettibone is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Herman Pettibone Augustus Herman Pettibone was an American politician and a member of the United States House of Representatives for the 1st congressional district of Tennessee.

Augustus Dickens is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Dickens Augustus Newnham Dickens was the youngest brother of English novelist Charles Dickens, and the inspiration for his pen name 'Boz'.

Augustus Seymour Porter is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Seymour Porter Augustus Seymour Porter was a U.S. statesman from the state of Michigan. He was born in Canandaigua, New York, the nephew of Peter Buell Porter and attended Canandaigua Academy. He graduated ...more

Augustus Frederick Adolphus Gr... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Frederick Adolphus Greeves Augustus Frederick Adolphus Greeves was a Mayor of Melbourne and Member of Parliament in Melbourne, Australia. Greeves was born in Knaresborough, Yorkshire, England and emigrated to the Port ...more

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Augustus Matthiessen is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Matthiessen Augustus Matthiessen, FRS, the son of a merchant, was a British chemist and physicist who obtained his PhD in Germany at the University of Gießen in 1852 with Johann Heinrich Buff. He then ...more

Augustus Maxwell is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Maxwell Augustus Emmett Maxwell was a United States Representative from Florida as well as a senator in the Confederate Congress representing Florida.

Augustus Frank is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Frank Augustus Frank was an American merchant, railroad executive, banker and politician. He served as a United States Representative from the U.S. state of New York during the American Civil War.

Augustus Bradford is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Bradford Augustus Williamson Bradford, a Democrat, was the 32nd Governor of Maryland in the United States from 1862 to 1866. He served as governor during the Civil War and paid a heavy price for his ...more

Augustus Kountze is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Kountze Augustus Kountze was an American businessman based in Omaha, Nebraska, Kountze, Texas and New York City. He founded a late-19th century national banking dynasty along with his brothers Charles, ...more

Augustus Octavius Bacon is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Octavius Bacon Augustus Octavius Bacon was a U.S. politician. He served as a Democratic Party senator from Georgia.

Augustus Charles Pugin is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus Charles Pugin Augustus Charles Pugin, born Auguste-Charles Pugin, was an Anglo-French artist, architectural draughtsman, and writer on medieval architecture. He was born in Paris, then the Kingdom of France, ...more

Augustus III of Poland is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Augustus
Augustus III of Poland Augustus III was King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania from 1734 until 1763, as well as Elector of Saxony in the Holy Roman Empire from 1733 until 1763 where he was known as Frederick ...more