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Who Is The Most Famous Clive In The World?

Updated January 28, 2021 546 votes 28 voters 7.0k views47 items

List RulesVote up all of the Clives you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Clive can you think of? The famous Clives below have many different professions, including notable actors named Clive, famous musicians named Clive, and even athletes named Clive.

Clive Owen is certainly one of the most famous Clives on this list. One of the famous actors named Clive, he rose to fame on the series Chancer in 1990. He went on to star in such films as Sin City, Closer, and Inside Man.

Another of the famous people with the first name Clive is Clive Davis. He is a record producer and A&R executive. He founded Arista Records which released albums from everyone from Aretha Franklin to Patti Smith to Alicia Keys.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Clive? Just add them to the list!

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    Clive Owen

    1964-10-03
    Clive Owen (born 3 October 1964) is an English actor. He first gained recognition in the...  more

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    Clive Davis

    1932-04-04
    Clive Jay Davis (born April 4, 1932) is an American record producer, A&R executive, and music...  more
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    Clive Barker

    1952-10-05
    Clive Barker (born 5 October 1952) is an English writer, film director, and visual artist....  more

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    Facts About Clive Barker: The Hellraising Horror Legend#1245 of 2,753 The Most Influential People of All Time

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    Clive James

    1939-10-07
    Clive James (born 7 October 1939) is an Australian author, critic, broadcaster, poet,...  more

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    #36 of 78 History's Greatest Essayists#118 of 194 Celebrities Who Identify as Atheists

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    Clive Burr

    1957-03-08
    Clive Burr (8 March 1957 – 12 March 2013) was an English drummer. He was a member of Iron...  more

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    #113 of 532 The Best Drummers Of All Time#20 of 77 The Best Metal Drummers of All Time

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    Clive Bunker

    1946-12-30
    Clive William Bunker (born 30 December 1946) is a British rock drummer. He was the original...  more
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    Clive Standen

    1981-07-22
    Clive James Standen (born 22 July 1981) is a British actor best known for playing Bryan Mills...  more
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    Clive Dunn

    1920-01-09
    Clive Robert Benjamin Dunn (9 January 1920 – 6 November 2012) was an English actor, comedian,...  more
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    Clive Hornby

    1944-10-20
    Clive Hornby (20 October 1944 – 3 July 2008) was an English actor, best known for his role as...  more
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    Clive Revill

    1930-04-18
    Clive Selsby Revill (born 18 April 1930) is a New Zealand singer, character actor, and voice...  more
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    Clive Swift

    1936-02-09
    Clive Walter Swift (9 February 1936 – 1 February 2019) was an English actor and songwriter. He...  more
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    Clive Merrison

    1945-09-15
    Clive Merrison (born 15 September 1945, Tenby, Pembrokeshire, Wales) is a Welsh actor of film,...  more
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    Clive Cussler

    1931-07-15
    Clive Eric Cussler (born July 15, 1931) is an American adventure novelist and underwater...  more
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    Clive Russell

    1945-12-07
    Clive Russell (born 7 December 1945) is a Scottish actor. He is known for his roles as Chief...  more
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    Clive Anderson

    1952-12-10
    Clive Stuart Anderson (born 10 December 1952 in Stanmore, Middlesex) is an English television...  more
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    Clive Wood

    1954-01-01
    Clive Wood (born 1954) is an English actor, known for his television roles in Press Gang...  more
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    Clive Brook

    1887-06-01
    Clifford Hardman "Clive" Brook (1 June 1887 – 17 November 1974) was an English film...  more
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    Clive Donner

    1926-01-21
    Clive Stanley Donner (21 January 1926 – 6 September 2010) was a British film director who was...  more
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    Clive Mantle

    1957-06-03
    Clive Andrew Mantle (born 3 June 1957) is an English actor. He is best known for playing...  more
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    Clive Rowe

    1964-03-27
    Clive Mark Rowe, (born 27 March 1964) is a British actor, best known for his role as Norman...  more
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    Clive Robertson

    1965-12-17
    Clive Robertson may refer to: Clive Robertson (actor) (born 1965), British actor Clive...  more
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    Clive Betts

    1950-01-13
    Clive James Charles Betts (born 13 January 1950) is a British Labour Party politician and...  more
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    Clive Granger

    1934-09-04
    Sir Clive William John Granger (; 4 September 1934 – 27 May 2009) was a British econometrician...  more
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    Clive Lloyd

    1944-08-31
    Clive Hubert Lloyd (born 31 August 1944) is a former West Indies cricketer. In 1971 he was...  more
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    Clive Palmer

    1954-03-26
    Clive Frederick Palmer (born 26 March 1954) is an Australian businessman and politician. He...  more