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Who Is The Most Famous Bert Or Burt In The World?

Updated February 19, 2021 667 votes 32 voters 9.2k views72 items

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How many celebrities named Bert or Burt can you think of? The famous Berts and Burts below have many different professions, including notable actors named Bert, famous musicians named Burt, and even athletes named Bert.

Burt Reynolds is certainly one of the most famous Burts on this list. One of the famous actors named Burt, he started his career appearing in such shows as Gunsmoke and Hawk. He went on to star in Deliverance, Smokey and the Bandit, Boogie Nights, and other films.

Another of the famous people with the first name Bert is Bert Kreischer. He is a comedian and actor. He has released several specials including Secret Time and Hey Big Boy.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Burt or Bert? Just add them to the list! Then be sure to vote up all of the celebrity Burts and Berts you recognize. 

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  • 26
    1929-11-08
    7

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Bertrand Russell Berns (November 8, 1929 – December 30, 1967), also known as Bert Russell and (occasionally) Russell Byrd, was an American songwriter and record producer of the 1960s. Berns' song...  more
  • 27
    1884-02-08
    7

    BirthplacePittsburgh, USA, Pennsylvania

    Burton Hill "Burt" Mustin (February 8, 1884 – January 28, 1977) was an American character actor. Over the course of his career, he appeared in over 150 film and television productions. He also worked...  more
  • 28
    1915-09-19
    9

    BirthplaceNewark, New Jersey

    Burt Shevelove (September 19, 1915 – April 8, 1982) was an American musical theater playwright, lyricist, librettist, and director. Born in Newark, New Jersey, he graduated from Brown University and...  more
  • 29
    1951-04-06
    6

    BirthplaceZeist, Netherlands

    Bert Blyleven (born Rik Aalbert Blijleven, April 6, 1951) is a former Major League Baseball pitcher who played from 1970 to 1992. A renowned curveball pitcher, Blyleven was a two-time All-Star and...  more

    #225 of 582 The Greatest Baseball Players Of All Time#28 of 278 The Best Starting Pitchers of All Time#179 of 255 The Best Players in the Baseball Hall of Fame

  • 30
    1914-12-30
    6

    BirthplaceGeorgia, USA, Atlanta

    Bert Parks (born Bertram Jacobson; December 30, 1914 – February 2, 1992) was an American actor, singer, and radio and television announcer, best known for hosting the annual Miss America telecast...  more
  • 31
    1942-06-12
    6

    BirthplaceStuttgart, Germany

    Bert Sakmann (born 12 June 1942) is a German cell physiologist. He shared the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Erwin Neher in 1991 for their work on "the function of single ion channels in...  more
  • 32

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C., United States of America

    Herbert Randolph Sugar (June 7, 1936 – March 25, 2012) was a boxing writer and sports historian recognizable by his trademark fedora and unlit cigar....  more
  • 33
    1910-07-10
    6

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Bert Granet (July 10, 1910 - November 15, 2002) was an American writer and television producer whose credits included The Locket (1946) for RKO Radio Pictures. Granet worked with Desilu Productions...  more
  • 34
    1977-10-14
    6

    BirthplaceAurora, Colorado, United States of America

    Bert V. Royal is a film writer and crew member from the casting department....  more
  • 35
    1879-12-15
    6

    BirthplaceSt. George, Utah, United States of America

    Bert Henry Miller (December 15, 1879 – October 8, 1949) was an American politician from Idaho and a member of the Democratic Party....  more
  • 36
    1968-04-16
    4

    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada

    Bert Archer (born April 16, 1968) is a Canadian author, journalist, travel writer, essayist and critic. Archer was born in Montreal and lived in Calgary and Vancouver. He attended St. Michael's...  more
  • 37
    1920-05-10
    4

    BirthplaceEast Ham

    Herbert Maurice William 'Bert' Weedon, OBE (10 May 1920 – 20 April 2012) was an English guitarist whose style of playing was popular and influential during the 1950s and 1960s. He was the first...  more
  • 38
    1962-03-11
    3

    BirthplaceVught, Kingdom of the Netherlands

    Bert Boeren (born 1962) is a Dutch jazz trombonist and educator. Boeren was born in Vught, Netherlands, 11 March 1962. He took up the trombone at the age of sixteen, and in 1981 he went to study...  more
  • 39
    1911-08-13
    4

    BirthplaceManchester, Kentucky, United States of America

    Bertram Thomas Combs (August 13, 1911 – December 4, 1991) was an American jurist and politician from the Commonwealth of Kentucky. After serving on the Kentucky Court of Appeals, he was elected the...  more
  • 40
    1926-05-04
    4

    BirthplaceMarion, Wisconsin

    Maynard Bert Thiel (born May 4, 1926) is an American retired professional baseball pitcher, manager and scout. He appeared in only four Major League games as a relief pitcher for the 1952 Boston...  more
  • 41
    1938-03-22
    3
    Bert Brown (March 22, 1938 – February 3, 2018) was a Canadian senator and retired farmer and development consultant who resided in Balzac, Alberta....  more
  • 42
    1942-03-09
    1

    BirthplaceMatanzas Province, Cuba

    Dagoberto Campaneris Blanco (born March 9, 1942), nicknamed "Bert" or "Campy", is a Cuban American former professional baseball shortstop, who played Major League Baseball (MLB) for four American...  more
  • 43
    1951-09-07
    7

    BirthplaceRuston, Louisiana

    Bertram Hays Jones (born September 7, 1951) is a former American football quarterback who played in the National Football League (NFL) for the Baltimore Colts and the Los Angeles Rams. At Ruston High...  more

    #91 of 120 The Best Quarterbacks Of All Time#2 of 81 The Best NFL Quarterbacks of the 1970s#805 of 1,323 The Best Football Players Ever

  • 44
    1975-06-19
    1

    BirthplaceWittenberg, Germany

    Bert Grabsch (born 19 June 1975 in Wittenberg) is a German former road bicycle racer, who raced as a professional between 1999 and 2013. He is the younger brother of fellow road racing cyclist Ralf...  more
  • 45
    1

    BirthplaceAndechs, Germany

    Berthold Karl Hölldobler (born 25 June 1936) is a German sociobiologist and evolutionary biologist who studies evolution and social organization in ants. He is the author of several books, including...  more
  • 46
    1

    BirthplaceDeventer, Netherlands

    Lambertus "Bert" van Marwijk (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈbɛrt fɑˈmɑrʋɛi̯k]; born 19 May 1952) is a Dutch football manager who is currently managing UAE national team. As a footballer, he played for the...  more
  • 47
    1943-12-17
    1

    BirthplaceCounty Armagh, United Kingdom

    Herbert William Hawthorne (17 December 1943 – 14 April 1972) was a New Zealand racing driver. He was born in Derryhennett, County Armagh, Northern Ireland, however he immigrated to New Zealand at 13...  more
  • 48
    1925-03-15
    6

    BirthplaceNyköping, Nyköping Municipality, Sweden

    Bert Rickard Johannes Bolin (Swedish: [ˈbæʈː bʊˈliːn]; 15 May 1925 – 30 December 2007) was a Swedish meteorologist who served as the first chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change...  more
  • 49
    1941-08-06
    6

    BirthplaceMaastricht, Kingdom of the Netherlands

    Bert André was a Dutch actor. He performed in more than ninety films between 1967 and 2008. André's daughter Sandrine is also an actress....  more
  • 50
    1899-08-11
    3

    BirthplaceRomsey, United Kingdom

    Frederick Albert "Bert" Shelley (11 August 1899 – 29 December 1971) was an English footballer, who played as a half back for Southampton, for whom he made nearly 450 appearances, before becoming a...  more
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