List of famous people named Chad, along with photos. How many celebrities named Chad can you think of? The famous Chads below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Chad, athletes named Chad, and even political figures named Chad. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Chad? Add them to the list.We all had that Tiger Beat magazine picture hanging in our lockers of our favorite One Tree Hill crush, Chad Michael Murray. And with the name Chad, comes a plethora of football stars: Chad Ochocinco, Chad Henne, Chad Dawson, Chad Cordero. Or maybe you're into Canadian musicians, like Chad Kroeger from Nickleback.