How many celebrities named Clay or Clayton can you think of? The famous Clays and Claytons below have many different professions, including notable actors named Clay, famous athletes named Clayton, and even musicians named Clay.
Clay Aiken is certainly one of the most famous Clays on this list. One of the famous singers named Clay, he is best known for competing on American Idol season two. He went on to release several albums including Measure of a Man and Merry Christmas with Love.
Another of the famous people with the first name Clay is Clay Walker. He is a country music artist. “What's It to You” and “Live Until I Die” are two of his most popular songs.
Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Clay or Clayton? Just add them to the list!
Birthplace: Raleigh, North Carolina, United States of AmericaClayton Holmes "Clay" Aiken (born Clayton Holmes Grissom; November 30, 1978) is an American singer, television personality, actor, politician, and activist. He first gained fame when he came in... more
Birthplace: Beaumont, Texas, United States of AmericaErnest Clayton Walker Jr. (born August 19, 1969) is an American country music artist. He made his debut in 1993 with the single "What's It to You", which reached Number One on the Billboard Hot... more
Birthplace: Omaha, NebraskaClayton Conrad Anderson (born February 23, 1959) is a retired NASA astronaut. Launched on STS-117, he replaced Sunita Williams on June 10, 2007 as a member of the ISS Expedition 15 crew.... more
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of AmericaClayton Moore (born Jack Carlton Moore, September 14, 1914 – December 28, 1999) was an American actor best known for playing the fictional western character the Lone Ranger from 1949–1951 and... more
Birthplace: Saltville, VirginiaClay Davidson (born April 4, 1971) is an American country music artist. He signed to Virgin Records' Nashville division in late 1999, Davidson released his debut album Unconditional on April 11,... more
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USAClayton Prince is an actor and screenwriter.... more
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, United States of AmericaClay Hart (born July 1, 1942) is an American country music singer and guitarist who was a member of The Lawrence Welk Show television program from 1969 to 1975.... more
Birthplace: Salt Lake City, UTClayton Magleby Christensen (April 6, 1952 – January 23, 2020) was an American academic and business consultant who developed the theory of "disruptive innovation", which has been called the most... more
Birthplace: Long Beach, California, USAClayton Travis Snyder (born September 9, 1987) is an American actor who played Ethan Craft on the Disney Channel series Lizzie McGuire and in its film adaptation, The Lizzie McGuire Movie.... more
Birthplace: Dallas, TexasClayton Edward Kershaw (born March 19, 1988) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Los Angeles Dodgers of Major League Baseball (MLB). A left-handed starting pitcher, Kershaw has... more
Birthplace: Sydney, AustraliaClayton Watson (born 23 March 1977) is an Australian producer, actor, writer, and director. He grew up in the Australian outback on a sheep station close to Morgan, a small town in South Australia.... more
- Clayton Jacobson is an Australian film director, writer, producer, and editor. His debut feature film was Kenny. Kenny was released in 2006 in Australia to critical acclaim, winning a number of... more
Birthplace: Memphis, TennesseeClay Crosse (born Walter Clayton Crossnoe, February 11, 1967) is a contemporary Christian music artist. He has won four GMA Dove Awards, and is probably best known for the single "I Surrender All."... more
Birthplace: Covington, USA, LouisianaClay Chamberlin is an American actor.... more
- Clay A. Griffith is a production designer, set decorator and film art director.... more
Birthplace: New York City, New YorkClay Enos is an American photographer. Enos was the set still photographer on the film adaption of Watchmen. Part of that work resulted in "Watchmen Portraits" published in February 2009 by Titan... more
Birthplace: GeorgiaClayton McMichen (January 26, 1900 – January 4, 1970) was an American fiddler and country musician.... more
Birthplace: Ray, Arizona, USAClay O'Brien is an actor.... more
Birthplace: Nederland, TexasClay Daniel Buchholz (born August 14, 1984), is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Toronto Blue Jays of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played for the Boston Red Sox,... more
Birthplace: Round Lake, Illinois, United States of AmericaClayton "Clay" Guida (; born December 8, 1981) is an American professional mixed martial artist, currently signed to the UFC competing in the Lightweight division. A professional competitor since... more
Birthplace: Northridge, Los Angeles, CaliforniaWilliam Clay Matthews III (born May 14, 1986) is an American football outside linebacker for the Los Angeles Rams of the National Football League (NFL). After attending Agoura High School in Agoura... more
- Clay M. Lilley is a stunt performer and actor.... more
Birthplace: Porza, SwitzerlandGianclaudio Giuseppe Regazzoni (5 September 1939 – 15 December 2006), commonly called "Clay", was a Swiss racing driver. He competed in Formula One races from 1970 to 1980, winning five Grands Prix.... more
Birthplace: Beaumont, TexasClayton Lee Condrey (born November 19, 1975) is an American former professional baseball relief pitcher, who played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the San Diego Padres and Philadelphia Phillies.... more
Birthplace: Streator, IllinoisClay Pflibson Zavada (born June 28, 1984) is a former professional baseball pitcher who pitched in Major League Baseball for the Arizona Diamondbacks in 2009. He is noted for his Rollie Fingers... more