Who knew there were so many famous people named Axel in the world? Our list of celebrities named Axel 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 Axels 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 Axel, actors named Axel, and much more. Axel Witsel, Axel Rudi Pell, and Axel Teichmann are only a few of the well-known people named Axel on this list.