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Have you ever realized how many famous people named Cliff there are? We put together this list of celebrities named Cliff to show that Cliffs have a lot of good representation for their names. Some of the famous Cliffs on this list might go by Clifford, so this list also includes famous people named Clifford. From actors named Cliff to athletes named Cliff, this list should include the most notable people whose name is Cliff. This list includes well-known Cliffs like American pitcher Cliff Lee, Metallica bassist Cliff Burton, and music legend Cliff Richard.
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Cliff Lee is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 39 Clifton Phifer Lee is an American professional baseball player. He is a starting pitcher for the Philadelphia Phillies. He stands 6 feet 3 inches and weighs 205 pounds. He was born in Benton, ...more

Cliff Burton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 24 (1962-1986) Clifford Lee Burton was an American musician, best known as the bass guitarist for the American thrash metal band Metallica. Burton joined Metallica in 1982 and performed on the band's first ...more

Cliff Richard is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 77 Sir Cliff Richard OBE is a British pop singer, musician, performer, actor and philanthropist. He has been a resident for most of his life in the United Kingdom, but in 2010 confirmed that he is ...more

Cliff Robinson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 51 Clifford Ralph "Cliff" Robinson is an American retired professional basketball player who played for 5 teams throughout his career in the National Basketball Association.

Cliff Robertson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 88 (1923-2011) Clifford Parker "Cliff" Robertson III was an American actor with a film and television career that spanned half a century. Robertson portrayed a young John F. Kennedy in the 1963 film ...more

Cliff Harris is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 69 Clifford Allen Harris is a former professional American football safety who played for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League for ten seasons. He appeared in five Super Bowls and was ...more

Cliff Branch is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 69 Clifford Branch is a retired American football wide receiver who spent his entire 14-year National Football League career with the Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders, winning three Super Bowl rings in ...more

Cliff Floyd is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 45 Cornelius Clifford Floyd, Jr. is a former Major League Baseball outfielder and designated hitter, and is also currently a co-host on Sirius XM Radio.

Cliff Curtis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 49 Clifford Vivian Devon "Cliff" Curtis is a New Zealand actor whose screen roles include Whale Rider, Once Were Warriors, Blow, and The Dark Horse. His television work includes NBC ...more

Cliff Hagan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 86 Clifford Oldham "Cliff" Hagan is an American former professional basketball player. A 6-4 forward who excelled with the hook shot, Hagan, nicknamed "Li'l Abner," played his ...more

Cliff Ronning is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 52 Clifford John Ronning is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey forward. He was selected by the St. Louis Blues in the 7th round of the 1984 NHL Entry Draft, 134th overall. During an NHL ...more

Cliff Williams is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 68 Clifford "Cliff" Williams is an English musician who has been a member of the Australian hard rock band AC/DC as their bassist and backing vocalist since mid-1977. He had started his ...more

Cliff Avril is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 31 Clifford Samuel "Cliff" Avril is an American football defensive end for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League. He played college football at Purdue and was drafted by ...more

Clifford Brown is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 26 (1930-1956) Clifford Brown, aka "Brownie", was an American jazz trumpeter. He died at the age of 25 in a car accident, leaving behind only four years' worth of recordings. Nonetheless, he had a ...more

Cliff Pennington is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 33 Clifton Randoulph Pennington is an American professional baseball infielder for the Arizona Diamondbacks of Major League Baseball. He previously played for the Oakland Athletics.

Cliff Johnson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 70 Clifford "Heathcliff" Johnson, Jr. is a retired Major League Baseball player who played for the Houston Astros, New York Yankees, Cleveland Indians, Chicago Cubs, Oakland Athletics, ...more

Cliff Jones is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 83 Clifford William Jones is a Welsh former football international, who was capped 59 times for Wales and was a crucial member of Tottenham Hotspur's 1960–61 Double-winning side, being widely ...more

Cliff DeYoung is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 73 Clifford Tobin DeYoung is an American actor and musician.

Cliff Edwards is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 76 (1895-1971) Clifton Avon Edwards — known as "Ukelele Ike" — was an American singer and voice actor who enjoyed considerable popularity in the 1920s and early '30s, specializing in jazzy renditions ...more

Clifford D. Simak is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 84 (1904-1988) Clifford Donald Simak was an American science fiction writer. He was honored by fans with three Hugo Awards and by colleagues with one Nebula Award. The Science Fiction Writers of America made ...more

Cliff Battles is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 71 (1910-1981) Clifford Franklin Battles was an American football halfback in the National Football League. Battles was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1968.

Cliff Compton is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 38 Clifford "Cliff" Compton is an American professional wrestler, better known by his ring name Domino. Best known for his work in World Wrestling Entertainment, he works for Ring of ...more

Cliff Bastin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 79 (1912-1991) Clifford Sydney Bastin was an English football player. Born in Heavitree near Exeter, Bastin started his career at Exeter City, making his début for the club in 1928, at the age of 16. ...more

Clifford Etienne is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 48 Clifford Etienne, also known as "The Black Rhino", is an American former boxer, who is currently serving a 105-year prison sentence without possibility of parole.

Cliff Gallup is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 58 (1930-1988) Clifton E. "Cliff" Gallup was an American electric guitarist, who played rock and roll in the band Gene Vincent and his Blue Caps in the 1950s.

Clifford T. Ward is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 57 (1944-2001) Clifford Thomas Ward was a popular English singer-songwriter, best known for his career as a solo artist.

Clifford Grey is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 54 (1887-1941) Clifford Grey was an English songwriter, actor, librettist and Olympic medalist. His birth name was Percival Davis, and he was also known as Clifford Gray, Tippi Gray, Tippi Grey, Tippy Gray and ...more

Cliff Gorman is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 66 (1936-2002) Cliff Gorman was an American stage and screen actor. He won an Obie award in 1968 for the stage presentation of The Boys in the Band, and went on to reprise his role in the 1970 film version.

Clifford Odets is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 57 (1906-1963) Clifford Odets was an American playwright, screenwriter, and director. Odets was widely seen as successor to Nobel Prize-winning playwright Eugene O'Neill as O'Neill began to retire from ...more

Cliff Levingston is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 57 Clifford Eugene Levingston is a retired American basketball player who played in the NBA. Levingston starred at Wichita State University before being drafted by the Detroit Pistons in 1982. ...more

Clifford Geertz is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 80 (1926-2006) Clifford James Geertz was an American anthropologist who is remembered mostly for his strong support for and influence on the practice of symbolic anthropology, and who was considered "for ...more

Clifford Shull is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 86 (1915-2001) Clifford Glenwood Shull was a Nobel Prize-winning American physicist.

Cliff Tucker is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 81 (1912-1993) Clifford Lewis Tucker was a British industrial relations executive, magistrate and politician. He was educated at Monmouth School and St David's College, Lampeter. One of his first jobs after ...more

Cliff Politte is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 44 Cliff Anthony Politte is a right-handed Major League Baseball retired relief pitcher. He was selected in the 54th round of the 1995 Major League Baseball Draft by the St. Louis Cardinals as the ...more

Clifford McEwen is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 70 (1897-1967) Air Vice Marshal Clifford Mackay McEwen MC, DFC & Bar was a fighter ace in the British Royal Flying Corps during World War I and a senior commander in the Royal Canadian Air Force during ...more

Cliff Bole is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 77 (1937-2014) Clifford John Bole was a director of a number of American and Canadian television programs. He directed episodes of The Six Million Dollar Man, Charlie's Angels, V: The Series, Baywatch, The ...more

Clifford Bax is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 76 (1886-1962) Clifford Bax was a versatile English writer, known particularly as a playwright, a journalist, critic and editor, and a poet, lyricist and hymn writer. He also was a translator. The composer ...more

Cliff Palate is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Cliff

Cliff Bartosh is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 38 Clifford Paul Bartosh is a former left-handed relief pitcher in Major League Baseball who played for the Cleveland Indians and Chicago Cubs. He was selected in the 29th round of the 1998 Major ...more

Cliff Drysdale is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 76 Eric Clifford 'Cliff' Drysdale is a former top-ranked professional tennis player of the 1960s and early 1970s who became a well-known tennis announcer. He was one of the Handsome Eight, a group ...more

Clifford P. Case is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 78 (1904-1982) Clifford Philip Case, Jr., was an American lawyer and politician. A member of the Republican Party, he served as a U.S. Representative and a U.S. Senator from New Jersey.

Cliff Simon is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 55 Cliff Simon is a South African athlete and actor, best known for his portrayal of Ba'al in Stargate SG-1.

Clifford Olson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 71 (1940-2011) Clifford Robert Olson, Jr. was a convicted Canadian serial killer who confessed to murdering 11 people between the ages of nine and 18 years in the early 1980s.

Clifford C. Cook is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Mr. Cook joined Marathon in 1969 and was appointed to his current position as senior vice president of Supply, Distribution and Planning for Marathon Petroleum Company LLC in December 2001.He ...more

Cliff Livingston is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 80 (1930-2010) Clifford Lyman Livingston was a professional American football linebacker in the National Football League for the New York Giants, the Minnesota Vikings and the Los Angeles Rams. He was born in ...more

Clifford Dupont is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 73 (1905-1978) Clifford Walter Dupont, GCLM, ID, was a British-born Rhodesian politician who served in the internationally unrecognised positions of Officer Administrating the Government and President. Born in ...more

Cliff Michelmore is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 98 Arthur Clifford "Cliff" Michelmore is an English television presenter and producer. He is best known for the BBC television programme Tonight, which he presented from 1957 to 1965. He ...more

Clifford Hansen is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
Dec. at 97 (1912-2009) Clifford Peter Hansen was a American politician from the state of Wyoming. A Republican, he served as the 26th Governor of Wyoming and subsequently as a United States Senator. Earlier, he was ...more

Clifford Ray is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 69 Clifford Ray is an American basketball coach and former professional basketball player. A 6–9 center, he played three of his ten seasons in the NBA with the Chicago Bulls and the other seven ...more

Cliff Stearns is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Cliff
age 76 Clifford Bundy "Cliff" Stearns, Sr. was the U.S. Representative for Florida's 6th congressional district, serving from 1989 to 2013. He is a member of the Republican Party. Since ...more