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

There are quite a few actors on this list. Ben Affleck helped write and starred in the Academy Award winning Good Will Hunting. Since then he has also started a directing career with movies such as Argo and The Town. Ben Stiller is a comedic actor who starred in many films and guest starred on many t.v. shows, such as Friends. He's even hosted Saturday Night Live.

Benjamin Franklin was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. He was also a famous inventor. Some of his inventions include, bifocals and the lightning rod. 

Ben Affleck is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Affleck Benjamin Géza Affleck-Boldt, better known as Ben Affleck, is an American actor and filmmaker. Throughout his career, he has won two Academy Awards and three Golden Globe Awards. Affleck ...more

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Ben Stiller is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Stiller Benjamin Edward Meara "Ben" Stiller is an American actor, comedian, and filmmaker. He is the son of veteran comedians and actors Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara. After beginning his ...more

Ben Roethlisberger is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Roethlisberger Ben Roethlisberger appeared in the 2012 film The Dark Knight Rises.

Ben Kingsley is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Kingsley Sir Ben Kingsley is an English actor. In a career spanning over 40 years, he has won an Oscar, Grammy, BAFTA, two Golden Globes and Screen Actors Guild awards. He is known for his starring role ...more

Benjamin Franklin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin FRS was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. A renowned polymath, Franklin was a leading author, printer, political theorist, politician, postmaster, scientist, ...more

Ben Wallace is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Wallace Ben Camey Wallace is a retired American professional basketball player. A native of Alabama, Wallace attended Cuyahoga Community College and Virginia Union University and signed with the ...more

Benjamin Harrison is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Benjamin Harrison Benjamin Harrison was the 23rd President of the United States; he was the grandson of the ninth President, William Henry Harrison. Harrison had become a prominent local attorney, Presbyterian ...more

Ben Alexander is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Alexander Ben Alexander was an Australian rugby league player for the Penrith Panthers in the New South Wales Rugby League premiership. He was the younger brother of Australian Rugby League international ...more

Ben Stein is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Stein Benjamin Jeremy "Ben" Stein is an American writer, lawyer, actor, and commentator on political and economic issues. He attained early success as a speechwriter for American presidents ...more

Ben Mowen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Mowen Ben Mowen is an Australian professional rugby union player. He was the captain of the ACT Brumbies rugby union club in the Super Rugby competition and the Australia national rugby union team. He ...more

Ben Harper is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Harper Benjamin Chase "Ben" Harper is an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. Harper plays an eclectic mix of blues, folk, soul, reggae and rock music and is known for his ...more

Ben Bernanke is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Bernanke Ben Shalom Bernanke is an American economist at the Brookings Institution who served two terms as chairman of the Federal Reserve, the central bank of the United States from 2006 to 2014. During ...more

Ben Foster is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Foster Benjamin A. "Ben" Foster is an American actor. He has had roles in films including The Laramie Project, Liberty Heights, Get Over It, Hostage, X-Men: The Last Stand, Alpha Dog, 30 Days ...more

Ben Folds is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Folds Benjamin Scott "Ben" Folds is an American singer-songwriter and record producer. From 1995 to 2000, Folds was the frontman and pianist of the alternative rock band Ben Folds Five. ...more

Benjamin Netanyahu is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Benjamin Netanyahu Benjamin "Bibi" Netanyahu is the current Prime Minister of Israel. He also currently serves as a member of the Knesset, Chairman of the Likud party and Minister of Public Diplomacy and ...more

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Ben Whishaw is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Whishaw Benjamin John "Ben" Whishaw is an English actor. He is known for his stage role as Hamlet; his roles in the television series Nathan Barley, Criminal Justice, and The Hour; and film ...more

Ben Barnes is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Barnes Benjamin Thomas "Ben" Barnes is an English actor. He is known for his portrayal of Caspian X in The Chronicles of Narnia films Prince Caspian and The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, for ...more

Ben Gordon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Gordon Benjamin Ashenafi "Ben" Gordon is a British-American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Orlando Magic of the National Basketball Association. Gordon played ...more

Ben Tapuai is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Tapuai Ben Tapuai is a professional rugby player for the Queensland Reds. Tapuai grew up in Melbourne and is of Samoan heritage.

Benjamin Wade is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Benjamin Wade Benjamin "Coach" Wade is an American reality television personality best known for being a contestant on Survivor: Tocantins, Survivor: Heroes vs. Villains, and Survivor: South ...more

Ben Zobrist is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Zobrist Benjamin Thomas Zobrist, is an American baseball player for the Oakland Athletics of Major League Baseball. He has played in MLB for the Tampa Bay Rays. He is also known by the nickname Zorilla, ...more

Benjamin Salisbury is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Benjamin Salisbury Benjamin David Salisbury is an American actor best known for playing the role of Brighton Sheffield on the CBS television sitcom The Nanny from 1993 to 1999.

Ben Savage is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Savage Bennett Joseph "Ben" Savage is an American actor. He is best known for his lead role as Cory Matthews on the ABC sitcom Boy Meets World and its Disney Channel sequel Girl Meets World.

Benjamin Bratt is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Benjamin Bratt Benjamin Bratt is an American actor. He is best known for his role as NYPD Detective Rey Curtis on the legal/crime drama series Law & Order and his appearances in the movies Miss ...more

Benjamin McKenzie is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Benjamin McKenzie Benjamin McKenzie Schenkkan, known professionally as Benjamin McKenzie or Ben McKenzie, is an American actor and producer. He is known for playing Ryan Atwood in the television series The O.C. ...more

Benji Madden is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Benji Madden Benjamin Levi "Benji" Madden is an American guitarist, vocalist, songwriter, and producer. He is the guitarist for the band Good Charlotte, as well as pop rock collaboration The Madden ...more

Ben E. King is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben E. King Benjamin Earl King, known as Ben E. King, is an American soul and R&B singer. He is perhaps best known as the singer and co-composer of "Stand by Me"—a US Top 10 hit in both 1961 ...more

Ben McCalman is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben McCalman Ben McCalman is an Australian rugby union footballer. He currently plays for the Western Force in the international Super Rugby competition, and Australia. McCalman attended the Kinross Wolaroi ...more

Ben Sherman is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Sherman Ben Sherman is an international clothing company with British roots, selling shirts, sweaters, suits, outerwear, shoes and accessories predominantly for men. Ben Sherman designs sometimes ...more

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Ben Tate is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Tate Benjamin Franklin "Ben" Tate is an American football running back who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Houston Texans in the second round of the 2010 NFL Draft. He ...more

Ben Hogan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Hogan William Ben Hogan was an American professional golfer, generally considered one of the greatest players in the history of the game. Born within six months of two other acknowledged golf greats ...more

Ben McLemore is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben McLemore Ben McLemore III is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association. McLemore played college basketball for the ...more

Benjamin Britten is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Benjamin Britten Edward Benjamin Britten, Baron Britten, OM CH was an English composer, conductor and pianist. He was a central figure of 20th-century British classical music, with a range of works including ...more

Ben Gazzara is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Gazzara Biagio Anthony Gazzarra, known as Ben Gazzara, was an American film, stage, and Emmy Award winning television actor and director.

Ben Elton is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Elton Benjamin Charles "Ben" Elton is an English comedian, author, playwright, actor and director. He was a part of London's alternative comedy movement of the 1980s and became a writer on ...more

Benjamin Orr is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Benjamin Orr Benjamin "Ben" Orr was an American rock musician best known as the bassist, vocalist and co-founder of the rock band The Cars. He sang several of their best known songs, including ...more

Ben Johnson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Johnson Ben "Son" Johnson, Jr. was an American stuntman, world champion rodeo cowboy and actor. The son of a rancher, Johnson arrived in Hollywood to deliver a consignment of horses for a ...more

Ben Jonson is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Jonson Ben Jonson was an English playwright, poet, and literary critic of the seventeenth century, whose artistry exerted a lasting impact upon English poetry and stage comedy. He popularised the ...more

Ben Revere is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Revere Benjamin Daniel Revere is an American professional baseball outfielder with the Philadelphia Phillies of Major League Baseball. Revere was born in Atlanta, Georgia, and raised in LaGrange, ...more

Ben Davidson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Davidson Benjamin Earl Franklin "Ben" Davidson, Jr. was an American collegiate and professional football player who was active between 1961 and 1972.

Ben Scrivens is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Scrivens Benjamin John Scrivens is a Canadian ice hockey goaltender currently playing for the Edmonton Oilers of the National Hockey League. He has also played in the NHL for the Toronto Maple Leafs and ...more

Ben Howard is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Howard Benjamin John "Ben" Howard is an English singer-songwriter. He self-released his debut EP Games in the Dark followed by two more EPs, These Waters and Old Pine. He is currently signed ...more

Ben Coates is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Coates Ben Terrence Coates is a former American football tight end in the National Football League and former CIAA football coach and former NFL tight ends coach. Coates didn't play football until his ...more

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Ben Vereen is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Vereen Ben Vereen is an American actor, dancer, and singer who has appeared in numerous Broadway theatre shows. Vereen graduated from Manhattan's High School of Performing Arts.

Benjamin Spock is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Benjamin Spock Benjamin McLane Spock was an American pediatrician whose book Baby and Child Care, published in 1946, is one of the best-sellers of all time. Its message to mothers is that "you know more ...more

Ben Bass is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Bass Benjamin Langer Bass is an American-Canadian television and stage actor. He is perhaps best known for his role as 16th century Spanish vampire Javier Vachon in the series Forever Knight, and for ...more

Ben Cohen is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Cohen Benjamin Christopher "Ben" Cohen, MBE is a former England rugby union player and activist. He began his professional career with Northampton Saints in 1996; in 2007 he moved to France ...more

Ben Browder is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Browder Robert Benedict "Ben" Browder is an American actor and writer, known for his roles as John Crichton in Farscape and Cameron Mitchell in Stargate SG-1.

Benjamin Disraeli is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Benjamin Disraeli Benjamin Disraeli, 1st Earl of Beaconsfield, KG, PC, FRS, was a British Conservative politician and writer, who twice served as Prime Minister. He played a central role in the creation of the ...more

Ben Schwartz is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Ben
Ben Schwartz Ben Schwartz is an American actor, comedian, and writer. He is perhaps best known for portraying Tom Haverford's friend Jean-Ralphio Saperstein on the sitcom Parks and Recreation. In 2012, he ...more