How many celebrities named Cliff can you think of? The famous Cliffs and Cliffords below have many different professions, including notable actors named Cliff, famous athletes named Cliff, and even musicians named Clifford.
Cliff Burton is certainly one of the most famous Cliffs on this list. One of the famous rock stars named Cliff, he played bass in Metallica from 1982-1986. He died in a tragic bus accident while the band was touring in Sweden.
Another of the famous people with the first name Cliff is Cliff Robinson. He played basketball in the NBA for 18 seasons. He spent time on the Phoenix Suns, Detroit Pistons, Golden State Warriors and other teams.
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Birthplace: California, Contiguous United States, Castro Valley, United States of America, United StatesClifford Lee Burton (February 10, 1962 – September 27, 1986) was an American musician and songwriter, best known as the bass guitarist for the American band Metallica from December 1982 until his... more
Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio, USA
Alternative Name: Charlie Weaver, Charley WeaverClifford Charles Arquette (December 27, 1905 – September 23, 1974) was an American actor and comedian, famous for his persona, played on numerous television shows, of Charley Weaver.... more
Birthplace: England, LondonCliff Parisi (born 24 May 1960) is a British actor of Italian descent, largely recognised for his performance as Minty Peterson in the BBC soap opera EastEnders and as Walt in the Channel 4 soap... more
Birthplace: Rotorua, New Zealand
Alternative Name: Clifford CurtisClifford Vivian Devon Curtis (born 27 July 1968) is a New Zealand actor. His film credits include Once Were Warriors (1994), Blow (2001), Whale Rider (2002), Live Free or Die Hard (2007) and The Dark... more
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Alternative Name: Cliff Deyoung, Cliff De Young, Cliff DeYoung, Cliff de YoungClifford Tobin DeYoung (born February 12, 1945) is an American actor and musician.... more
Birthplace: Romford, England, LondonClifford Williams (born 14 December 1949) is an English musician who has been a member of the Australian hard rock band AC/DC as their bassist and backing vocalist since 1977 except for a brief... more
Birthplace: La Jolla, San Diego, California, USAClifford Parker Robertson III (September 9, 1923 – September 10, 2011) was an American actor with a film and television career that spanned half a century. Robertson portrayed a young John F. Kennedy... more
Birthplace: Lucknow, IndiaSir Cliff Richard (born 14 October 1940) is a British pop singer, musician, performer, actor and philanthropist. Richard has sold more than 250 million records worldwide. He has total sales of over... more
Birthplace: Buffalo, New YorkClifford Ralph Robinson (born December 16, 1966) is an American retired professional basketball player who played 18 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Selected 36th overall in... more
Birthplace: Fayetteville, ArkansasClifford Allen Harris (born November 12, 1948) is a former professional American football safety who played for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League (NFL) for ten seasons. He appeared... more
Birthplace: Texas, USA, HoustonClifford Branch Jr. (August 1, 1948 – August 3, 2019) was an American professional football player who was a wide receiver with the Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders during his entire 14-year National... more
Birthplace: Owensboro, KentuckyClifford Oldham Hagan (born December 9, 1931) is an American former professional basketball player. A 6-4 forward who excelled with the hook shot, Hagan, nicknamed "Li'l Abner", played his entire... more
Birthplace: New York City, USA, New YorkCliff Martinez (born February 5, 1954) is an American musician and composer. Early in his career, Martinez was known as a drummer notably with the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Captain Beefheart. Since... more
Birthplace: Swansea, United KingdomClifford William Jones (born 7 February 1935) is a Welsh former football international. He played as a winger, and was capped 59 times for Wales and a crucial member of Tottenham Hotspur's 1960–61... more
Birthplace: Benton, Arkansas, United States of AmericaClifton Phifer Lee (born August 30, 1978) is an American former professional baseball starting pitcher. Lee played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Cleveland Indians, Philadelphia Phillies,... more
Birthplace: Jacksonville, FloridaClifford Samuel Avril (born April 8, 1986) is a former American football defensive end. He played college football at Purdue and was drafted in the third round of the 2008 NFL Draft by the Detroit... more
Birthplace: Burnaby, CanadaClifford John Ronning (born October 1, 1965) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey forward. He was selected by the St. Louis Blues in the seventh round of the 1984 NHL Entry Draft, 134th... more
Birthplace: Chicago, IllinoisCornelius Clifford Floyd Jr. (born December 5, 1972) is a former Major League Baseball left fielder who played for 17 seasons, most notably for the Montreal Expos, Florida Marlins and New York Mets.... more
Birthplace: Wilmington, DelawareClifford Benjamin Brown (October 30, 1930 – June 26, 1956) was an American jazz trumpeter. He died at the age of 25 in a car accident, leaving behind four years' worth of recordings. He was also a... more
Birthplace: Heavitree, United KingdomClifford Sydney Bastin (14 March 1912 – 4 December 1991) was an English footballer who played as a winger for Exeter City and Arsenal football club. He also played for the England national football... more
- 12Clifford Treiber (born November 2, 1979) is an American retired professional wrestler better known by his ring names Domino and Cliff Compton. He is best known for his work in World Wrestling... more
Birthplace: Hannibal, USA, MissouriClifton Avon "Cliff" Edwards (June 14, 1895 – July 17, 1971), nicknamed "Ukulele Ike", was an American musician, singer, actor and voice actor, who enjoyed considerable popularity in the 1920s and... more
Birthplace: San Antonio, TexasClifford "Heathcliff" Johnson, Jr. (born July 22, 1947) is a retired Major League Baseball player who played for the Houston Astros (1972–1977), New York Yankees (1977–1979), Cleveland Indians... more
Birthplace: Corpus Christi, TexasClifton Randolph Pennington (born June 15, 1984) is an American former professional baseball infielder and current baseball coach at Texas A&M. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the... more
Birthplace: VirginiaClifton E. "Cliff" Gallup (June 17, 1930 – October 9, 1988) was an American electric guitarist, who played rock and roll in the band Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps in the 1950s.... more