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Famous People Named Bert 

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Ever wondered how many famous people named Bert there are? This list of celebrities named Bert includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Berts on this list come in all shapes and sizes, but all ended up achieving some kind of fame in their respective fields. This includes singers and musicians named Bert, actors named Bert, and even athletes named Bert. Well-known Berts like Bert Blyleven, Bert Jones, and Bert Campaneris are just the start of this list.
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Bert Blyleven is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Age: 67

Birthplace: Zeist, 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 ...more

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Bert Jones is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Age: 64

Birthplace: Ruston, 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 ...more
Bert Campaneris is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Age: 76

Birthplace: Matanzas 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 ...more
Bert Jansch is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Dec. at 68 (1943-2011)

Birthplace: Glasgow, United Kingdom

Herbert Jansch (3 November 1943 – 5 October 2011) was a Scottish folk musician and founding member of the band Pentangle. He was born in Glasgow and came to prominence in London in the 1960s, as ...more

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Bert Remsen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Dec. at 74 (1925-1999)

Birthplace: Glen Cove, New York, United States of America

Herbert Birchell "Bert" Remsen (February 25, 1925 – April 22, 1999) was an American actor.
Bert Convy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Dec. at 58 (1933-1991)

Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Bernard Whalen "Bert" Convy (July 23, 1933 – July 15, 1991) was an American actor, singer, game show host and panelist known for hosting Tattletales, Super Password and Win, Lose or

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Bert Hinkler is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Dec. at 41 (1892-1933)

Birthplace: Bundaberg, Australia

Herbert John Louis Hinkler (8 December 1892 – 7 January 1933), better known as Bert Hinkler, was a pioneer Australian aviator (dubbed "Australian Lone Eagle") and inventor. He designed ...more
Bert Bell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Dec. at 64 (1895-1959)

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

De Benneville "Bert" Bell (February 25, 1895 – October 11, 1959) was the National Football League (NFL) commissioner from 1945 until his death in 1959. As commissioner, he introduced ...more
Bert Olmstead is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Age: 92

Birthplace: Sceptre, Saskatchewan, Canada

Murray Albert Olmstead (September 4, 1926 – November 16, 2015) was a Canadian professional ice hockey left winger who played for the Montreal Canadiens, Chicago Black Hawks and Toronto Maple ...more
Bert Trautmann is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Dec. at 90 (1923-2013)

Birthplace: Bremen, Germany

Bernhard Carl "Bert" Trautmann EK OBE (22 October 1923 – 19 July 2013) was a German professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper for Manchester City from 1949 to 1964. Brought up ...more

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Bert Lahr is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Dec. at 72 (1895-1967)

Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America

Irving Lahrheim (August 13, 1895 – December 4, 1967), known professionally as Bert Lahr, was an American actor of stage and screen, vaudevillian and comedian. Lahr is best known for his role as ...more
Bert Archer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Age: 50

Birthplace: Montreal, 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
Bert Kaempfert is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Dec. at 57 (1923-1980)

Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany

Bert Kaempfert (born Berthold Heinrich Kämpfert, 16 October 1923 – 21 June 1980) was a German orchestra leader, multi-instrumentalist, music producer, arranger, and composer. He made easy ...more
Bert Freed is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Dec. at 75 (1919-1994)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Bert Freed (November 3, 1919 – August 2, 1994) was an American character actor, voice-over actor, and the first actor to portray Detective Columbo.
Bert Brown is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Age: 80
Bert Brown (March 22, 1938 – February 3, 2018) was a Canadian senator and retired farmer and development consultant who resided in Balzac, Alberta.
Bert McCracken is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Age: 36

Birthplace: Orem, Utah

Robert Edward "Bert" McCracken (born February 25, 1982) is the lead singer and songwriter of the American rock band The Used.

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Bert Andrews is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Dec. at 64 (1929-1993)

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois

Bert Andrews may refer to: Bert Andrews (photographer) (1929–1993), American photographer Bert Andrews (journalist) (1901–1953), American journalist
Bert Newton is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Age: 80

Birthplace: Fitzroy, Australia

Albert Watson Newton, AM, MBE (born on 23 July 1938), is an Australian media personality. He is a Logie Hall of Fame inductee, quadruple Gold Logie award-winning entertainer and radio, theatre ...more
Bert Amato is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Bert Amato is an investor and consultant in the high-technology industry. He currently sits as an advisory board member of several firms, including XDL Intervest Management, Farelogix and ...more
Bert Schneider is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Dec. at 78 (1933-2011)

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Berton "Bert" Jerome Schneider (May 5, 1933 – December 12, 2011) was an American film and television producer. He was responsible for several topical films of the late 1960s and early ...more
Bert Haanstra is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Dec. at 81 (1916-1997)

Birthplace: Holten, Kingdom of the Netherlands

Albert 'Bert' Haanstra (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈɑlbərt bɛrt ˈɦaːnstraː]; 31 May 1916 – 23 October 1997) was a Dutch director of films and documentaries. His documentary Glass (1958) won the ...more
Bert Lytell is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Dec. at 69 (1885-1954)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Bert Lytell (February 24, 1885 – September 28, 1954), born Bertram Lyttel, was an actor in theater and film during the silent film era. He starred in romantic, melodrama, and adventure films. On ...more
Bert Stern is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Dec. at 84 (1929-2013)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Bertram Stern (October 3, 1929 – June 26, 2013) was an American commercial photographer.
Bert Acosta is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Dec. at 59 (1895-1954)

Birthplace: San Diego, California

Bertrand Blanchard Acosta (January 1, 1895 – September 1, 1954) was a record-setting aviator. With Clarence D. Chamberlin they set an endurance record of 51 hours, 11 minutes, and 25 seconds in ...more
Bert Sakmann is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Bert
Age: 76

Birthplace: Stuttgart, 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 ...more