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Ever wondered how many famous people named Byron there are? This list of celebrities named Byron includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Byrons 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 Byron, actors named Byron, and even athletes named Byron. Well-known Byrons like Byron Scott, Byron Leftwich, and Byron White are just the start of this list.
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Byron Scott is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Basketball Coach, Basketball player, Coach Byron Antom Scott is an American former professional basketball player and current head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association. As a player, he was an important ...more

Byron Leftwich is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Byron
American football player Byron Antron Leftwich is a former American football quarterback in the National Football League. He was drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars seventh overall in the 2003 NFL Draft. He played ...more

Byron White is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Byron
American football player, Lawyer Byron Raymond White won fame both as a football halfback and as an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. Born and raised in Colorado, White played in the National Football ...more

Byron Mullens is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Basketball player Byron James "B. J." Mullens is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Sioux Falls Skyforce of the NBA Development League. He also holds British ...more

Byron Janis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Pianist Byron Janis is an American classical pianist. He made several recordings for RCA Victor and Mercury Records, and occupies two volumes of the Philips series Great Pianists of the 20th Century. ...more

Byron Berline is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Musician, Fiddler, Violinist Byron Berline is an American fiddle player. He is widely recognized as one of the world's premier fiddle players, known for his ability to play almost any style within the vast American ...more

Byron Mann is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Tennis player, Actor Byron Mann is an actor who has made films in both Hollywood and Asia. He is perhaps best known for his performances as Ryu in Street Fighter, Silver Lion in The Man with the Iron Fists and Yao ...more

Byron Nelson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Golfer John Byron Nelson, Jr. was an American PGA Tour golfer between 1935 and 1946. Nelson and two other well-known golfers of the time, Ben Hogan and Sam Snead, were born within seven months of each ...more

Byron Velvick is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Fisherman Byron Paul Velvick is a two-time WON Bass U.S. Open champion fisherman who previously held the BASS record for three-day limit. Velvick spent two years as a commentator for the ESPN2 show ...more

Byron Haskin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Television director, Cinematographer, Film Director Byron Conrad Haskin was an American film and television director. He was born in Portland, Oregon.

Byron Stingily is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Singer Byron Stingily is an African American R&B and house-music singer born in Chicago, Illinois, known for his falsetto voice. He is now a principal at a school in Chicago.

Byron Dafoe is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Byron Dafoe is a Canadian former National Hockey League goaltender. He was born in Worthing, England, United Kingdom and moved to Comox, British Columbia with his mother at the age of two months ...more

Byron Beck is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Byron
A. Byron Beck is an American former professional basketball player. A 6'9" forward/center from the University of Denver, Beck was one of six players who participated in all nine seasons of ...more

Byron Bradfute is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Byron
American football player Byron Gilbert Bradfute is a former American football offensive tackle in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys. He played college football at The University of Southern Mississippi ...more

Byron De La Beckwith is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Byron De La Beckwith, Jr. was an American white supremacist and Klansman from Greenwood, Mississippi, who in 1994 was convicted of assassinating civil rights leader Medgar Evers June 12, 1963. ...more

Byron Roberts is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Musician, Lyricist, Singer Byron Roberts, also known as Byron A. Roberts, is the vocalist/lyricist and founder of the British symphonic extreme metal band Bal-Sagoth. Originally hailing from Yorkshire, England, and also ...more

Byron Allen is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Talk show host, Television director, Businessperson Byron Allen Folks, better known professionally as just Byron Allen, is an American comedian and television producer, who founded and is the chairman and chief executive officer of U.S. ...more

Byron York is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Commentator, Journalist, Author Byron York is an American columnist for the Washington Examiner, Fox News contributor, and author who lives in Washington, D.C.

Byron Buxton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Baseball player Byron Keiron Buxton is an American professional baseball player. An outfielder, he currently plays in minor league baseball within the Minnesota Twins organization. He is the top rated prospect ...more

Byron Lee is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Record producer, Musician Byron Lee OJ CD, born Byron Aloysius St. Elmo Lee, was a Jamaican musician, record producer, and entrepreneur, best known for his work as leader of Byron Lee and the Dragonaires.

Byron Dorgan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Politician, Author Byron Leslie Dorgan is a former United States Senator from North Dakota and is now a senior policy advisor for a Washington, DC law firm. He is a member of the North Dakota Democratic-NPL Party, ...more

Byron Howard is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Animator Byron P. Howard is an American animator, film director, producer, screenwriter, story artist and occasional voice actor at Walt Disney Animation Studios, and is best known as the lead character ...more

Byron Foulger is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Actor Byron Foulger was an American film character actor.

Byron Brown is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Politician Byron William Brown II is the 62nd and current mayor of Buffalo, New York, elected on November 8, 2005 and is the city's first African-American mayor. He previously served Western New York as a ...more

Byron Diman is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Byron Diman was an American politician, 19th Governor of Rhode Island Diman was born in Bristol, Rhode Island on August 5, 1795. He worked in a counting-house for over two decades. He was then ...more

Byron MacGregor is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Radio personality, News director, Music artist Byron MacGregor was a Canadian news anchor and news director.

Byron Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Professional Boxer Byron Tarone Mitchell was an American boxer of 182 cm height in the super middleweight division.

Byron Long is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Pornographic actor, Film Director Byron Long is an American pornographic actor and director. It is speculated he is a distant cousin of Eddie Long although this has not been officially proven. He was inducted into the Urban X ...more

Byron Chief-Moon is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Businessperson, Choreographer, Actor Byron Chief-Moon is a Native Canadian actor, choreographer, dancer, playwright, and founder of the Coyote Arts Percussive Performance Association, a dance theatre company. He was born in ...more

Byron Hanspard is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Byron
American football player Byron Courtnay Hanspard, Sr. is a former American college and professional football player who was a running back in the National Football League for two seasons during the 1990s. He played ...more

Byron Preiss is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Novelist, Editing, Writer Byron Preiss was an American writer, editor, and publisher. He founded and served as president of Byron Preiss Visual Publications, and later of ibooks Inc.

Byron Lawson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Actor Byron Lawson is a Canadian actor. He portrayed gangster Eddie Kim in the 2006 film Snakes on a Plane. His ethnic mix is Cantonese, Japanese, and Korean. His past credits have included the ...more

Byron Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Film Producer, Cinematographer, Film Editor Byron Eric Kennedy Born Melbourne was an Australian film producer best known for the Mad Max series of films. At the age of 18 years, Kennedy formed his own company named "Warlok ...more

Byron Lee and the Dragonaires is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Byron Lee and the Dragonaires are a Jamaican ska, calypso and soca band. The band played a crucial pioneering role in bringing Caribbean music to the world. Byron Lee died on 4 November 2008, ...more

Byron E. Price is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Byron
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Byron Morrow is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Model, Radio announcer, Actor Byron Morrow was an American television and film actor, born in Chicago, Illinois. His television work ran from Peter Gunn in 1957 to Father Dowling Mysteries in 1991. With white hair and ...more

Byron Cage is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Songwriter, Singer-songwriter, Singer Byron Cage is an American gospel recording artist.

Byron Pitts is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Journalist, Author, TV Journalist Byron Pitts is an American journalist and author working for ABC News. Until 2013, he served as a chief national correspondent for The CBS Evening News and a contributor to the newsmagazine 60 ...more

Byron T. Darling is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Byron
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Byron K. Lichtenberg is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Astronaut, Engineer Byron Kurt Lichtenberg, Sc. D. is an American engineer and fighter pilot who flew aboard two NASA Space Shuttle missions as a Payload Specialist. In 1983, he and Ulf Merbold became the first ...more

Byron Black is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Tennis player Byron Black is a former touring professional tennis and Davis Cup player for Zimbabwe.

Byron M. Tunnell is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Politician, Sailor, Lawyer Byron Milton Tunnell was a state representative from 1957 to 1965, Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives from 1963 to 1965, and a member of the Texas Railroad Commission from 1965 to ...more

Byron Goldman is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Theatrical producer Byron Goldman was a theater producer.

Byron Houston is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Basketball player Byron Dwight Houston is an American former professional basketball player. A 6'5", 250-pound power forward, he played collegiately for Oklahoma State University and was selected by the ...more

Byron Browne is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Baseball player, Actor Byron Browne is an actor.

Byron Calame is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Editor, Journalist Byron "Barney" Calame is an American journalist. He worked at the Wall Street Journal for 39 years, retiring as deputy managing editor in 2004. In 2005, he became the second public ...more

Byron Hill is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Record producer, Songwriter, Singer-songwriter Byron Hill, is an American songwriter from Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Working professionally in Nashville, TN for more than thirty years, his songs have been recorded by over 700 Country and ...more

Byron Vaughns is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Television director, Television producer, Animator Byron Vaughns is a film and television director, producer and animator.

Byron Stroud is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Bassist, Musician Byron Stroud is the former bassist for metal band Fear Factory and Strapping Young Lad. and current bassist for metal bands City of Fire and Zimmers Hole, and studio bassist for 3 Inches Of

Byron L. Johnson is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Byron
Economist Byron Lindberg Johnson was an economist and U.S. Representative from Colorado.