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

What is it about the name Barry that inspires such athletic greatness? Barry Sanders is one of the greatest running backs in NFL history, while Barry Bonds was a baseball slugger that just couldn't be matched. Barrys seem to also be very musically gifted, with names like Barry White, Barry Manilow and Barry Gibb all making this list. 

Barry Sanders is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Actor, Athlete, American football player Barry Sanders is a former American football running back who spent his entire professional career with the Detroit Lions of the National Football League. A member of both the college and ...more

Barry Bonds is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Baseball player, Actor, Athlete Barry Lamar Bonds is an American former professional baseball left fielder who played 22 seasons in Major League Baseball with the Pittsburgh Pirates and San Francisco Giants. Bonds received ...more

Barry White is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Arranger, Record producer, Songwriter Barry White, was an American composer and singer-songwriter. A 3-time Grammy Award-winner known for his distinctive bass-baritone voice and romantic image, White's greatest success came in the ...more

Barry Gibb is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Record producer, Guitarist, Songwriter Barry Alan Crompton Gibb, CBE is a British musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer who rose to worldwide fame as the co-founder of the pop group Bee Gees, one of the most commercially ...more

Barry Zito is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Baseball player Barry William Zito is an American professional baseball pitcher in the Oakland Athletics organization. He stands 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighs 205 pounds. He has also previously played in ...more

Barry Larkin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Baseball player Barry Louis Larkin is a retired Major League Baseball player. Larkin played shortstop for the Cincinnati Reds from 1986 to 2004 and was one of the pivotal players on the 1990 Reds' World Series ...more

Barry Windham is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Wrestler Barry Clinton Windham is an American semi-retired professional wrestler and the son of wrestler Blackjack Mulligan. He is best known for his appearances with the National Wrestling Alliance and ...more

Barry Levinson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer Barry Levinson is an American screenwriter, Academy Award winning film director, actor, and producer of film and television. His most notable works include acclaimed films such as the ...more

Barry Humphries is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Comedian, Film Producer, Screenwriter Barry Humphries was the nominee from 1981 British Academy Television Award for Best Light Entertainment Performance.

Barry Bostwick is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Actor, Voice acting, Singer Barry Knapp Bostwick is a Tony Award winning American stage and screen actor. He is known for playing Brad Majors in the 1975 cult classic The Rocky Horror Picture Show. He replaced Peter ...more

Barry Darsow is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Wrestler Barry Darsow is a American semi-retired professional wrestler who performs as Smash, one half of the tag team Demolition, and as Krusher Khruschev, Repo Man, and The Blacktop Bully as well as ...more

Barry Goldwater is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Businessperson, Politician, Military Officer Barry Morris Goldwater was a businessman and five-term United States Senator from Arizona and the Republican Party's nominee for president in the 1964 election. Goldwater is the politician most ...more

Barry Diller is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Businessperson Barry Charles Diller is an American businessman, who currently serves as the Chairman and Senior Executive of IAC/InterActiveCorp and Expedia, Inc. and the media executive responsible for the ...more

Barry Sonnenfeld is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer Barry Sonnenfeld is an American filmmaker and television director. He worked as cinematographer for the Coen brothers, then later he directed films such as The Addams Family and its sequel, ...more

Barry Fitzgerald is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Actor Barry Fitzgerald was an Irish stage, film, and television actor. He won an Oscar as Best Supporting Actor for Going My Way.

Barry Williams is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Actor, Writer Barry Williams is a film actor, writer and producer.

Barry Pepper is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Actor Barry Robert Pepper is a Canadian actor. He is best known for roles such as Jonnie Goodboy Tyler in Battlefield Earth, Sergeant Michael Strank in Flags of Our Fathers, Dean Stanton in The Green ...more

Barry Switzer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Businessperson, Coach, American football player Barry Layne Switzer He spent sixteen years as head coach of the University of Oklahoma and four years as head coach of the Dallas Cowboys. He has one of the highest winning percentages of any ...more

Barry Foster is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Actor, Voice acting Barry Foster was an English actor who is best known for his leading role in Van der Valk, an ITV drama about a Dutch detective that ran for five series between 1972 and 1992, and as serial ...more

Barry Harris is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Jazz Pianist, Teacher Barry Doyle Harris is an American bebop jazz pianist and educator.

Barry Corbin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Actor, Voice acting Leonard Barrie Corbin, known as Barry Corbin, is an American actor with more than one hundred film, television and video game credits.

Barry Newman is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Actor Barry Foster Newman is an American film, television and stage actor, known for his portrayal of Kowalski in the movie Vanishing Point, and for his title role in the 1970s television series ...more

Barry Livingston is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Actor Barry Gordon Livingston is an American television and film actor, known for his role as Ernie Douglas on the television series My Three Sons. He is the younger brother of actor/director Stanley ...more

Barry Watson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Television director, Actor Michael Barrett "Barry" Watson is an American actor, known for his roles of Matthew "Matt" Camden on 7th Heaven, Brian Davis in What About Brian and Todd Deepler in Samantha

Barry Dennen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting Barry Dennen is an American actor, singer, and writer.

Barry McEvoy is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Screenwriter, Actor, Singer Barry McEvoy is an Irish film actor/writer best known for writing and playing the lead in An Everlasting Piece, directed by Barry Levinson. McEvoy's first screen appearance of note was in the ...more

Barry Ferguson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Soccer Player Barry Ferguson MBE is a Scottish former footballer who is the manager of Scottish League Two club Clyde. Ferguson has previously played for Rangers, Blackburn Rovers, Birmingham City, Blackpool ...more

Barry Morse is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Author, Actor, Writer Herbert "Barry" Morse was an English Canadian actor of stage, screen and radio best known for his roles in the ABC television series The Fugitive and the British sci-fi drama Space: ...more

Barry Melrose is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Commentator, Ice Hockey Player, Coach Barry James Melrose is a Canadian-American broadcaster and former professional ice hockey player and head coach. Melrose played in the World Hockey Association and National Hockey League. After ...more

Barry Stock is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Guitarist, Songwriter, Musician Barry Stock is the lead guitarist of the Canadian rock band Three Days Grace.

Barry Eisler is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Author, Writer Barry Eisler is a best-selling American novelist. He is the author of two thriller series, the first featuring anti-hero John Rain, a half-Japanese, half-American former soldier turned freelance ...more

Barry Cryer is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor Barry Charles Cryer OBE is a British writer and comedian. Cryer has written for many noted performers, including Dave Allen, Stanley Baxter, Jack Benny, Rory Bremner, George Burns, Jasper ...more

Barry F. Cooper is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Professor Fraser Barry Cooper is a Canadian political scientist at the University of Calgary's Department of Political Science. He teaches courses in political philosophy. Before coming to Calgary, he ...more

Barry Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Television director, Actor Barry Sullivan was an American movie actor who appeared in over 100 movies from the 1930s to the 1980s.

Barry Cofield is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Barry
American football player Barry Joseph Cofield, Jr. is an American football nose tackle who is a free agent. He was drafted in the fourth round by the New York Giants in the 2006 NFL Draft. He played college football at ...more

Barry McGuigan is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Professional Boxer Finbar Patrick McGuigan MBE, known as Barry McGuigan and nicknamed The Clones Cyclone, is a retired professional boxer from Clones, County Monaghan, Ireland who became a World Boxing Association ...more

Barry Sloane is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Actor Barry Sloane is an English actor. He has appeared in numerous television shows, and in the BAFTA Award-winning television films Pleasureland and The Mark of Cain. In 2006, Sloane made his West ...more

Barry Tuckwell is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Barry Emmanuel Tuckwell AC, OBE, is an Australian horn player who has spent most of his professional life in the United Kingdom and the United States.

Barry Ackroyd is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Cinematographer Barry Ackroyd, BSC is an English cinematographer. Barry has frequently worked with British film director, Ken Loach as well as action film director Paul Greengrass. Barry has also recently ...more

Barry Commoner is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Biologist, Environmentalist Barry Commoner was an American biologist, college professor, and politician. He was a leading ecologist and among the founders of the modern environmental movement. He ran for president of the ...more

Barry Windsor-Smith is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Novelist, Cartoonist Barry Windsor-Smith, is a British comic book illustrator and painter whose best known work has been produced in the United States. He is best known for his work on Marvel Comics' Conan the ...more

Barry Sandler is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Film Producer, Screenwriter Barry Sandler is an American screenwriter and film producer. His career has spanned several decades, with the 1980s being his most prolific. The openly gay Sandler is perhaps best known for ...more

Barry Winchell is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Barry Winchell was an infantry soldier in the United States Army, whose murder by a fellow soldier, Calvin Glover, became a point of reference in the ongoing debate about the policy known as ...more

Barry Miles is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Record producer, Pianist, Musician Barry Miles is an American pianist, drummer, composer, producer, arranger and author.

Barry Gardiner is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Politician Barry Strachan Gardiner is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament for Brent North since 1997. He served as a junior minister in the Northern Ireland Office, the ...more

Barry Gifford is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Poet, Novelist, Screenwriter Barry Gifford is an American author, poet, and screenwriter known for his distinctive mix of American landscapes and film noir- and Beat Generation-influenced literary madness. Gifford is best ...more

Barry Bishop is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Climatologist, Scholar, Physiologist Barry Chapman Bishop was an American mountaineer, scientist, photographer and scholar. With teammates Jim Whittaker, Lute Jerstad, Willi Unsoeld and Tom Hornbein, he was a member of the first ...more

Barry Ashbee is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Ice Hockey Player William Barry Ashbee was a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who played five seasons in the National Hockey League for the Boston Bruins and Philadelphia Flyers.

Barry Goldwater, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Public speaker, Businessperson, Politician Barry Morris Goldwater, Jr. is a former Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from California, serving from 1969–1983. He is the son of Barry Goldwater, U.S. Senator ...more

Barry Buchanan is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Barry
Wrestler Barry Buchanan is a retired American professional wrestler. He is best known for his appearances with the World Wrestling Federation under the ring names Recon, Bull Buchanan and B² and for ...more