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

There are so many award winning Bruce's on this list. There's New Jersey native Bruce Springsteen, still a touring musician after 30 years who was also inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Bruce Willis has starred in so many great classics: Die Hard, Pulp Fiction, The Sixth Sense and 12 Monkeys, to name a few. And, of course, Caitlyn Jenner, formerly known as Bruce Jenner graces this list. Her coming out as a transgender has revolutionized gender identification, and she is also an Olympic gold medal winner, and has recently won an ESPY award for courage.
 

Bruce Willis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Businessperson, Television producer, Musician
Walter Bruce Willis is an American actor, producer and singer. His career began on the Off-Broadway stage and then in television in the 1980s, most notably as David Addison in Moonlighting. He ...more

Bruce Springsteen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Musician, Singer-songwriter, Film Producer
Bruce Frederick Joseph Springsteen is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist and humanitarian. He is best known for his work with his E Street Band. Nicknamed "The Boss", Springsteen ...more

Caitlyn Jenner is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Public speaker, Socialite, Businessperson
Caitlyn Marie Jenner (born William Bruce Jenner; October 28, 1949) is an American television personality and retired Olympic gold medal–winning decathlete. Jenner was a college football player ...more

Bruce Lee is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Martial Arts Instructor, Film Producer, Screenwriter
Bruce Lee was a Hong Kong American martial artist, Hong Kong action film actor, martial arts instructor, philosopher, filmmaker, and the founder of Jeet Kune Do. Lee was the son of Cantonese ...more

Bruce Smith is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
American football player
Bruce Bernard Smith 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 Bills teams that ...more

Bruce Matthews is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Coach, American football player
Bruce Rankin Matthews is a former American college and professional football player who was an offensive guard and center in the National Football League for nineteen seasons during the 1980s, ...more

Bruce Dern is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Actor, Voice acting
Bruce MacLeish Dern is an American actor. He frequently takes roles as a supporting character actor, often playing villains of unstable nature. He has appeared in more than 80 feature films, and ...more

Bruce Campbell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer
Bruce Lorne Campbell is an American film and television actor, director, writer, producer and author. As a cult film actor, Campbell is best known for his role as Ash Williams and he has starred ...more

Bruce Dickinson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Pilot, Songwriter, Entrepreneur
Paul Bruce Dickinson, known professionally as Bruce Dickinson, is an English musician, airline pilot, and broadcaster. He is best known as the lead vocalist of the heavy metal band Iron Maiden. ...more

Bruce Sutter is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Baseball player
Howard Bruce Sutter is a former Major League Baseball right-handed relief pitcher. He was arguably the first pitcher to make effective use of the split-finger fastball. One of the sport's ...more

Bruce Bowen is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Basketball player
Bruce E. Bowen Jr. 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 play for the ...more

Bruce Forsyth is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Showman, Comedian, Musician
Sir Bruce Joseph Forsyth-Johnson CBE, commonly known as Bruce Forsyth, is an English television presenter and entertainer whose career spans 75 years. In 2012, the Guinness World Records ...more

Bruce Greenwood is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Musician, Actor, Voice acting
Stuart Bruce Greenwood is a Canadian actor and musician. He is generally known for his roles as U.S. presidents in Thirteen Days and National Treasure: Book of Secrets, Ben Stevenson in Mao's ...more

Bruce Hornsby is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Film Score Composer, Songwriter, Pianist
Bruce Randall Hornsby is an American singer and keyboardist known for the spontaneity and creativity of his live performances. Hornsby draws frequently from classical, jazz, bluegrass, folk, ...more

Bruce Grobbelaar is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Coach, Footballer
Bruce David Grobbelaar is the current goalkeeper coach for Ottawa Fury FC of the North American Soccer League. As a player, Grobbelaar represented Zimbabwe at international level and a number of ...more

Bruce Kulick is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Guitarist, Songwriter, Musician
Bruce Howard Kulick is an American guitarist, musician and a member of the band Grand Funk Railroad. Previously, Kulick had been a long-time member of the band Kiss. Kulick is also known for ...more

Bruce Hornsby & The Range is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Bruce Hornsby & The Range was a music band.

Bruce Cockburn is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Guitarist, Singer-songwriter, Composer
Bruce Douglas Cockburn OC is a Canadian guitarist and singer-songwriter whose career spans over 40 years. His song styles range from folk to jazz-influenced rock and his lyrics cover a broad ...more

Bruce Davison is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Television director, Actor, Film Director
Bruce Davison is an American actor and director. Davison is well known for his Academy Award nominated performance in Longtime Companion, which also awarded him a Golden Globe. Davison has also ...more

Bruce Hurst is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Baseball player
Bruce Vee Hurst is a former Major League Baseball left-handed starting pitcher. He is best remembered for his brilliant performance for the Boston Red Sox in the 1986 postseason, named 1986 ...more

Bruce Bochy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Baseball player, Coach
Bruce Douglas Bochy is the manager of the San Francisco Giants. Prior to joining the Giants for the 2007 season, Bochy was the manager of the San Diego Padres for twelve seasons. He has led the ...more

Bruce McGill is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Actor, Voice acting
Bruce Travis McGill is an American actor who has an extensive list of credits in film and television. He is perhaps best known for his role as Jack Dalton on the television series MacGyver and ...more

Bruce McCulloch is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Television director, Comedian, Television producer
Bruce Ian McCulloch is a Canadian actor, writer, comedian, and film director. McCulloch is best known for his work as a member of The Kids in the Hall, a popular Canadian comedy troupe, and as a ...more

Bruce Arians is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
American Football coach, Coach, American football player
Bruce Charles Arians is an American football coach who currently serves as the head coach for the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League. He also served as interim head coach of the ...more

Bruce Boxleitner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Bruce
Actor, Voice acting, Writer
Bruce William Boxleitner 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 Back Alive, ...more