How many celebrities named Bruce can you think of? The famous Bruces below have many different professions, including notable actors named Bruce, famous athletes named Bruce, and even musicians named Bruce.
Bruce Springsteen is certainly one of the most famous Bruces on this list. One of the famous rock stars named Bruce, he is one of the best-selling musicians of all time. He has won 20 Grammy Awards including Best Rock Album for The Rising.
Another of the famous people with the first name Bruce is Bruce Willis. He is an actor best known for playing John McClane in the Die Hard franchise. Pulp Fiction, The Sixth Sense, and 12 Monkeys are among his other notable films.
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Birthplace: Long Branch, New Jersey, USABruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen (born September 23, 1949), nicknamed "The Boss", is an American singer-songwriter who is a solo artist and is the leader of the E Street Band. Springsteen received... more
Birthplace: Chinatown, California, United States of America
Alternative Name: Yam Lee, Bruce Lee, Bruce Lee Siu-Lung, Xiaolong Li, Lee Siu LungLee Jun-fan (Chinese: 李振藩; November 27, 1940 – July 20, 1973), known professionally as Bruce Lee (Chinese: 李小龍), was a Hong Kong-American actor, director, martial artist, martial arts instructor, and... more
Birthplace: Idar-Oberstein, West Germany
Alternative Name: Bruce WillisWalter Bruce Willis (born March 19, 1955) is an American actor, producer, and singer. Born to a German mother and American father in Idar-Oberstein, Germany, he moved to the United States with his... more
Birthplace: Worksop, United KingdomPaul Bruce Dickinson (born 7 August 1958) is an English singer, songwriter, musician, airline pilot, entrepreneur, author, and broadcaster. He is known for his work as the lead singer of the heavy... more
Birthplace: Birmingham, Michigan, USABruce Lorne Campbell (born June 22, 1958) is an American actor, producer, writer and director. One of his best-known roles is portraying Ash Williams in Sam Raimi's Evil Dead franchise, beginning... more
Birthplace: USA, Virginia, WilliamsburgBruce Randall Hornsby (born November 23, 1954) is an American singer-songwriter and pianist. He draws frequently from classical, jazz, bluegrass, folk, Motown, gospel, rock, blues, and jam band... more
Birthplace: Rouyn-Noranda, CanadaStuart Bruce Greenwood (born August 12, 1956) is a Canadian actor and producer. He is known for his role as the American president John F. Kennedy in Thirteen Days and as Captain Christopher Pike in... more
Birthplace: England, LondonSir Bruce Joseph Forsyth-Johnson (22 February 1928 – 18 August 2017) was a British presenter and entertainer whose career spanned more than 70 years. Forsyth came to national attention from the... more
Birthplace: USA, Chicago, IllinoisBruce MacLeish Dern (born June 4, 1936) is an American actor, often playing supporting villainous characters of unstable nature. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for... more
Birthplace: Edmonton, CanadaBruce Ian McCulloch (born May 12, 1961) is a Canadian actor, comedian, writer, musician and film director. McCulloch is best known for his work as a member of The Kids in the Hall, a popular Canadian... more
Birthplace: Ottawa, CanadaBruce Douglas Cockburn (; born May 27, 1945) is a Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist. His song styles range from folk to jazz-influenced rock and his lyrics cover a broad range of topics... more
Birthplace: Elgin, Illinois, USABruce William Boxleitner (born May 12, 1950) is an American actor, and science fiction and suspense writer. He is known for his leading roles in the television series How the West Was Won, Bring 'Em... more
Birthplace: New York City, USA, New YorkBruce Howard Kulick (born December 12, 1953) is an American guitarist, musician and since 2000 a member of the band Grand Funk Railroad. Previously, Kulick was a long-time member of the band Kiss... more
Birthplace: Merced, California, United States of AmericaBruce Eric Bowen Jr. (born June 14, 1971) is an American former professional basketball player. Bowen played small forward and graduated from Edison High School and Cal State Fullerton. He went on to... more
Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas, United States of AmericaBruce Travis McGill (born July 11, 1950) is an American actor. He is perhaps best known for his work with director Michael Mann in the movies The Insider (1999), Ali (2001), and Collateral (2004).... more
Birthplace: USA, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Alternative Name: Bruce DavidsonBruce Davison (born June 28, 1946) is an American actor and director of television, film, and theater. Davison is well known for his starring role as Willard Stiles in the cult horror films Willard... more
Birthplace: Virginia, United States of AmericaBruce Bernard Smith (born June 18, 1963) is a former American football defensive end for the Buffalo Bills and the Washington Redskins of the National Football League. He was a member of the Buffalo... more
Birthplace: Raleigh, North CarolinaBruce Rankin Matthews (born August 8, 1961) is a former American football offensive lineman who played in the National Football League (NFL) for 19 seasons, from 1983 to 2001. He spent his entire... more
Birthplace: Lancaster, PennsylvaniaHoward Bruce Sutter (; born January 8, 1953) is an American former professional baseball pitcher who played 12 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) between 1976 and 1988. He was one of the sport's... more
Birthplace: FranceBruce Douglas Bochy (; born April 16, 1955) is an American professional baseball player and manager. He is the manager of the San Francisco Giants of Major League Baseball (MLB). During his playing... more
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of AmericaBruce Gerald Vilanch (born November 23, 1948) is an American comedy writer, songwriter and actor. He is a six-time Emmy Award-winner. Vilanch is best known to the public for his four-year stint on... more
Birthplace: St. George, Utah, United States of AmericaBruce Vee Hurst (born March 24, 1958) is a former Major League Baseball left-handed starting pitcher. He is best remembered for his performance for the Boston Red Sox in the 1986 postseason, named... more
Birthplace: Paddington, Sydney, AustraliaBruce Beresford (; born 16 August 1940) is an Australian film director who has made more than 30 feature films over a 50-year career. Notable films he has directed include Breaker Morant (1980),... more
Birthplace: Durban, South AfricaBruce David Grobbelaar (born 6 October 1957) is a Zimbabwean former footballer who played as a goalkeeper, most prominently for the English team Liverpool between 1981 and 1994, and for the... more
Birthplace: Paterson, New JerseyBruce Charles Arians (born October 3, 1952) is an American football coach for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League (NFL) and a former player. He was the head coach of the Arizona... more