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If your name is Bernie, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Bernie or Bernard, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Bernie can you think of? The famous Bernards below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Bernie, athletes named Bernie, and even political figures named Bernie. The music industry is no stranger to the name Bernard, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.

Which famous people named Bernard are worth mentioning? This list includes Bernie Mac, Bernie Sanders, Bernard King and Bernard Hopkins. To read more about these notable people named Bernard, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.

Bernie Mac is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernie Mac Bernard Jeffrey "Bernie" McCullough, better known by his stage name Bernie Mac, was an American stand-up comedian, actor and voice artist. Born and raised on the South Side of Chicago, ...more

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Bernie Sanders is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernie Sanders Bernard "Bernie" Sanders is an American politician and the junior United States Senator from Vermont. Before serving in the Senate, he represented Vermont's at-large congressional ...more

Bernard King is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard King Bernard King is a retired American professional basketball player at the small forward position in the NBA. He played 14 seasons with the New Jersey Nets, Utah Jazz, Golden State Warriors, New ...more

Bernard Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Hopkins Bernard Humphrey Hopkins, Jr. is an American boxer who currently fights as a light heavyweight but was also successful as a middleweight. Hopkins held a piece of the world middleweight ...more

Bernie Williams is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernie Williams Bernabé Williams Figueroa Jr. is a retired Puerto Rican professional baseball player and musician. He played his entire 16-year career in Major League Baseball with the New York Yankees ...more

Bernard Foley is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Foley Bernard Foley is an Australian rugby player with the New South Wales Waratahs in Super Rugby. He can cover both Fullback and Fly-half.

Bernie Kosar is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernie Kosar Bernard Joseph "Bernie" Kosar, Jr. is a former American football quarterback in the National Football League. Kosar played for the Cleveland Browns from 1985 to 1993 and then finished ...more

Bernard Madoff is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Madoff Bernard Lawrence "Bernie" Madoff is an American swindler convicted of fraud and a former stockbroker, investment advisor, and financier. He is the former non-executive chairman of the ...more

Bernie Parent is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernie Parent Bernard Marcel Parent is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender who played 13 National Hockey League seasons with the Philadelphia Flyers, Boston Bruins, and Toronto Maple Leafs, ...more

Bernard Pollard is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Pollard Bernard Karmell Pollard is an American football safety who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the second round of the 2006 NFL Draft. He has also played for ...more

Bernard Herrmann is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Herrmann Bernard Herrmann was an American composer known for his work in motion pictures. An Academy Award-winner, Herrmann is particularly known for his collaborations with director Alfred Hitchcock, ...more

Bernard Hill is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Hill Bernard Hill is an English film, stage and television actor. He is known for playing Yosser Hughes, the troubled 'hard man' whose life is falling apart in Alan Bleasdale's groundbreaking 1980s ...more

Bernie Geoffrion is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernie Geoffrion Joseph Bernard André Geoffrion, nicknamed Boom Boom, was a Canadian professional ice hockey player and coach. Generally considered as one of the innovators of the slapshot, he was ...more

Bernard Montgomery, 1st Viscou... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery, 1st Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, KG, GCB, DSO, PC, nicknamed "Monty" and the "Spartan General", was a British Army officer. He saw ...more

Bernie Federko is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernie Federko Bernard Allan Federko is a retired professional ice hockey centre who played fourteen seasons in the National Hockey League from 1976 through 1990.

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Bernard Pierce is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Pierce Bernard Hayward Pierce is an American football running back for the Jacksonville Jaguars of the National Football League. He played college football for Temple University. He was drafted by the ...more

Bernie Leadon is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernie Leadon Bernard Mathew "Bernie" Leadon, III, is an American musician and songwriter, best known as a founding member of the Eagles. Prior to the Eagles, he was a member of three pioneering and ...more

Bernard Baruch is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Baruch Bernard Mannes Baruch was an American financier, stock investor, philanthropist, statesman, and political consultant. After his success in business, he devoted his time toward advising U.S. ...more

Bernard Arnault is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Arnault Bernard Jean Étienne Arnault is a French businessman and an art collector. He is the chairman and Chief Executive Officer of LVMH since 1989. In March 2015, Forbes estimated his wealth to ...more

Bernard Bresslaw is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Bresslaw Bernard Bresslaw was an English comic actor, best remembered as a member of the Carry On films team.

Bernie Kopell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernie Kopell Bernard Morton "Bernie" Kopell is an American character actor known for his roles as Siegfried in Get Smart from 1966 to 1969 and as Dr. Adam Bricker in ABC's The Love Boat from 1977

Bernie Nicholls is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernie Nicholls Bernard Irvine Nicholls is a Canadian former professional ice hockey centre. His junior career was spent with the Kingston Canadians, where he established himself as a dynamic scorer and a ...more

Bernard Lee is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Lee John Bernard Lee, known as Bernard Lee, was an English actor, best known for his role as M in the first eleven Eon-produced James Bond films. Lee's film career spanned 1934 to 1979, though he ...more

Bernard Cribbins is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Cribbins Bernard Cribbins, OBE is an English character actor, voice-over artist and musical comedian with a career spanning over seventy years. He came to prominence in films of the 1960s, and has been ...more

Bernard Sumner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Sumner Bernard Edward Sumner, also known as Bernard Dickin, Bernard Dicken and Bernard Albrecht, is an English musician, singer, and songwriter. He was a member of Joy Division and is currently the ...more

Bernard Malamud is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Malamud Bernard Malamud was an American author of novels and short stories. Along with Saul Bellow and Philip Roth, he was one of the best known American Jewish authors of the 20th century. His baseball ...more

Bernard Fanning is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Fanning Bernard Fanning is an Australian musician and singer-songwriter. He is best known as the lead singer and frontman of Australian alternative rock band Powderfinger from its formation in 1989 to ...more

Bernard Tomic is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Tomic Bernard Tomic is an Australian professional tennis player who as of 13 April 2015 is ranked world No. 26 by the Association of Tennis Professionals which is also his career high ATP singles ...more

Bernie Taupin is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernie Taupin Bernard John "Bernie" Taupin is an English lyricist, poet, and singer, best known for his long-term collaboration with Elton John, writing the lyrics for the majority of the star's ...more

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Bernard Fox is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Fox Bernard Fox is a retired Welsh film and television actor, whose best remembered roles are Dr. Bombay from Bewitched, and the naive, bumbling Colonel Crittendon on Hogan's Heroes.

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Bernard "Pretty" Purdie Bernard Lee "Pretty" Purdie is an American session drummer, and is considered an influential and innovative exponent of funk. He is known for his precise musical time keeping and his ...more

Bernard Gilkey is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Gilkey Otis Bernard Gilkey is a former Major League Baseball player for the St. Louis Cardinals, New York Mets, Arizona Diamondbacks, Boston Red Sox, and Atlanta Braves. Primarily a left fielder, ...more

Bernard Hinault is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Hinault Bernard Hinault is a former French cyclist who won the Tour de France five times. He is one of only six cyclists to have won all three Grand Tours, and the only cyclist to have won each more ...more

Bernie Casey is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernie Casey Bernard Terry "Bernie" Casey is an American professional actor who initially had a career as an interscholastic, intercollegiate and professional football player. Casey was also a ...more

Bernard Kerik is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Kerik Bernard Bailey "Bernie" Kerik is an American former police officer, convicted felon, and consultant who served as New York City Police Commissioner from 2000 to 2001. Kerik was born in ...more

Bernard Miles is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Miles Bernard James Miles, Baron Miles of Blackfriars, CBE was an English character actor, writer and director. He opened the Mermaid Theatre in London in 1959, the first new theatre opened in the ...more

Bernard James is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard James Bernard James is an American basketball player.

Bernard W. Rogers is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard W. Rogers Bernard William Rogers was a United States Army general who served as the Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army, and later as NATO's Supreme Allied Commander, Europe and Commander in Chief, United ...more

Bernard Edwards is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Edwards Bernard Edwards was an American bass player, singer, songwriter and record producer, both as a member of the funk/disco band Chic and on his own projects.

Bernard Blier is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Blier Bernard Blier was a French character actor. He was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where his father, a researcher at the Pasteur Institute, was posted at the time.

Bernard Peiffer is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Peiffer Bernard Peiffer was a French jazz pianist, composer, and teacher. His nickname was "Le Most", for his piano skills.

Bernard Cornwell is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Cornwell Bernard Cornwell, OBE is an English author of historical novels. He is best known for his novels about Napoleonic Wars rifleman Richard Sharpe which were adapted into a series of Sharpe ...more

Bernard Marshall Gordon is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Marshall Gordon Bernard Marshall Gordon, American inventor and philanthropist, is generally called "Bernie" rather than "Mr. Gordon" by associates and subordinates. Born not long before the ...more

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Bernard Obama is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Obama Bernard Obama is the alleged half-brother Barack Obama. He was the son of Barack Obama, Sr. with his first wife, Kezia Aoko.

Bernard McEveety is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard McEveety Bernard E. McEveety, Jr. was an American film and television director.

Bernie Nolan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernie Nolan Bernard "Bernie" Nolan was an Australian rules footballer who played for the Melbourne Football Club in the Victorian Football League between 1904 and 1911. He was senior coach of the ...more

Bernard Butler is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Butler Bernard Joseph Butler is an English musician and record producer. He is best known as the first guitarist and primary songwriter with Suede, until his departure in 1994. He has been hailed by ...more

Bernie Brillstein is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernie Brillstein Bernard Jules "Bernie" Brillstein was an American film and television producer, executive producer, and talent agent.

Bernie Faloney is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernie Faloney Bernie Faloney was a professional football player in the Canadian Football League and an outstanding American college football player at the University of Maryland. Born in Carnegie, ...more

Bernard Farcy is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Bernie & Bernard
Bernard Farcy Bernard Farcy is a film actor.