Have you ever realized how many famous people named Buddy there are? We put together this list of celebrities named Buddy to show that Buddys have a lot of good representation for their names. Some of the famous Buddys on this list might go by Bud, so this list also includes famous people named Bud. From actors named Buddy to athletes named Bud, this list should include the most notable people whose name is Buddy. This list includes well-known Buds like legendary '50s rock star Buddy Holly, blues musician Buddy Guy, and classic American wrestler Buddy Rogers.
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Bud Abbott Dec. at 79 (1895-1974)
William Alexander "Bud" Abbott was an American actor, producer and comedian. He is best remembered as the straight man of the comedy team of Abbott and Costello, with Lou Costello.
Buddy Rich Dec. at 70 (1917-1987)
Bernard "Buddy" Rich was an American jazz drummer and bandleader. Rich was billed as "the world's greatest drummer" and was known for his virtuoso technique, power, groove,
Buddy Ryan age 88
James David "Buddy" Ryan is a former American football defensive coordinator and head coach.
Buddy Rose Dec. at 57 (1952-2009)
Paul R. Perschmann was an American professional wrestler, better known by his ring name, "Playboy" Buddy Rose.
Bud Black age 61
Harry Ralston "Bud" Black is a former Major League Baseball left-handed pitcher and current manager of the San Diego Padres.
Buddy Bear Maurice Oliver age 8
Buddy Bear Maurice Oliver is the son of Jamie Oliver.
Buddy Baker age 78
Elzie Wylie Baker, Jr., nicknamed "Leadfoot" or more commonly Buddy, is a former American NASCAR racecar driver.