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List of famous people named Clyde, along with photos. How many celebrities named Clyde can you think of? The famous Clydes below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Clyde, athletes named Clyde, and even political figures named Clyde. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Clyde? Add them to the list.

There sure are a lot of talented athletes named Clyde! If you follow the NBA, then you've probably heard of basketball legend Clyde Drexler. A ten-time All-Star, Drexler spent most of his NBA career with the Portland Trailblazers, although he played out his last three years in the league with the Houston Rockets.

Clyde Drexler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Drexler Clyde Drexler is the father of Adam Drexler.

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Clyde McPhatter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde McPhatter Clyde Lensley McPhatter was an American R&B and rock n' roll singer. He was immensely influential, perhaps the most widely imitated R&B singer of the 1950s and 1960s, making him a key ...more

Clyde Lovellette is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Lovellette Clyde Edward Lovellette is a retired professional basketball player. He is the first basketball player in history to play on an NCAA championship team, Olympics gold medal basketball team, and ...more

Clyde Simmons is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Simmons Clyde Simmons, Jr. is a former American football defensive end in the National Football League who played for the Philadelphia Eagles, Arizona Cardinals, Jacksonville Jaguars, Cincinnati ...more

Clyde Stubblefield is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Stubblefield Clyde Stubblefield is a drummer best known for his work with James Brown. Stubblefield's recordings with James Brown are considered to be some of the standard-bearers for funk drumming, ...more

Clyde Kusatsu is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Kusatsu Clyde Kusatsu is an American actor of Japanese descent.

Clyde Geronimi is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Geronimi Clito Enrico "Clyde" Geronimi, known as Gerry, was an Italian-American animation director. He is best known for his work at Walt Disney Productions.

Clyde Wright is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Wright Clyde Wright, nicknamed "Skeeter", is a former professional baseball player. A left-handed pitcher, he played all or part of ten seasons in Major League Baseball for the California ...more

Clyde Beatty is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Beatty Clyde Beatty joined the circus as a cage cleaner as a teen and became famous as a lion tamer and animal trainer. He also became a circus impresario who owned his own show that later merged with ...more

Clyde Scott is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Scott Clyde Luther Scott is a retired American athlete who competed professionally in the National Football League and earned an Olympic medal in the 110 meter hurdles. He was born in Dixie, ...more

Clyde Milan is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Milan Jesse Clyde Milan was an American baseball player who spent his entire career as an outfielder with the Washington Senators. He was not a powerful batter, but was adept at getting on base and ...more

Clyde Barrow is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Barrow Clyde Chestnut Barrow (March 24, 1909 – May 23, 1934) was born in Ellis County, Texas, near Telico, a town just south of Dallas. He was the fifth of seven children of Henry Basil Barrow ...more

Clyde Barrow is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Barrow Clyde Barrow is a fictional character from the 1967 film Bonnie and Clyde.

Clyde Butcher is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Butcher Clyde Butcher is an American photographer known for wilderness photography of the Florida landscape. He began his career doing color photography before switching to large scale black-and-white ...more

Clyde Kruskal is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Kruskal Clyde P. Kruskal is an American computer scientist, working on parallel computing architectures, models, and algorithms. He got his A.B. degree in mathematics and computer science from Brandeis ...more

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Clyde Walcott is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Walcott Sir Clyde Leopold Walcott, KA, GCM was a West Indian cricketer. Walcott was a member of the "three W's", the other two being Everton Weekes and Frank Worrell: all were very successful ...more

Clyde Kluckhohn is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Kluckhohn Clyde Kluckhohn, was an American anthropologist and social theorist, best known for his long-term ethnographic work among the Navajo and his contributions to the development of theory of culture ...more

Clyde Best is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Best Clyde Cyril Best MBE is a Bermudian former football player. He was one of the first black players in First Division football in Great Britain, scoring 47 goals as a striker for West Ham United. ...more

Clyde Bruckman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Bruckman Clyde A. Bruckman was an American writer and director of comedy films during the late silent era as well as the early sound era of cinema. Bruckman collaborated with such comedians as Buster ...more

Clyde Cowan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Cowan Clyde Lorrain Cowan Jr was an American physicist, the co-discoverer of the neutrino along with Frederick Reines. The discovery was made in 1956 in the neutrino experiment. Frederick Reines ...more

Clyde Fitch is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Fitch Clyde Fitch was an American dramatist, the most popular writer for the Broadway stage of his time.

Clyde Cook is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Cook Dr. Clyde Cook served as president of Biola University in La Mirada, California from 1982 to 2007.

Clyde Lee Conrad is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Lee Conrad Clyde Lee Conrad was an U.S. Army non-commissioned officer who, from 1974 until his arrest on August 23, 1988, sold top secret classified information to the People's Republic of Hungary, ...more

Clyde Brion Davis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Brion Davis Clyde Brion Davis was an American author and freelance journalist active from the mid-1920s until his death. Davis is best known for his novels The Anointed and The Great American Novel, though ...more

Clyde Edgerton is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Edgerton Clyde Edgerton is an American author and Creative Writing professor. Born in Durham, North Carolina, his books are known for endearing characters, small-town Southern dialogue and realistic fire ...more

Clyde Otis is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Otis Clyde Otis, born in Prentiss, Mississippi, was an American songwriter and producer best known for his collaboration with singer Brook Benton, and for being one of the first African-American ...more

Clyde Tombaugh is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Tombaugh Clyde William Tombaugh was an American astronomer. Although he is best known for discovering the dwarf-planet Pluto in 1930, the first object to be discovered in what would later be identified ...more

Clyde Kaplan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Kaplan Clyde Kaplan is a television director.

Clyde Jones is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Jones Clyde Jones is an actor, film producer and screenwriter.

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Clyde Phillips is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Phillips Clyde B. Phillips is a writer and producer for television and film. He has written for the shows Dexter, Shout About Movies, Suddenly Susan, Parker Lewis Can't Lose, Midas Valley, and Trapper ...more

Clyde Cook is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Cook Clyde Cook was an Australian born actor whose career spanned the silent film era, talkies and television. He was known as the "Rubber Comedian" because of his ability to bend himself ...more

Clyde De Vinna is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde De Vinna Clyde De Vinna was an American film and television cinematographer and director of photography. He won the Academy Award for Best Cinematography for White Shadows in the South Seas presented by ...more

Clyde Klotz is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Klotz Errol Clyde Klotz is a Canadian television art director and production designer. He worked as an assistant art director on several TV series filmed in Vancouver, such as The Hitchhiker, 21 Jump ...more

Clyde Tingley is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Tingley Clyde K. Tingley was a U.S. politician who served as the 11th Governor of the State of New Mexico. He was a children's healthcare advocate.

Clyde M. Narramore is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde M. Narramore Dr. Clyde M. Narramore is the author of more than 100 books and booklets, including the best sellers The Psychology of Counseling, The Encyclopedia of Psychological Problems, and This Way to ...more

Clyde Holding is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Holding Allan Clyde Holding Australian politician, was Leader of the Opposition in Victoria for ten years, and was later a federal minister.

Clyde Ventura is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Ventura Clyde Ventura was a stage director and acting teacher and an actor.

Clyde Robert Bulla is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Robert Bulla Clyde Robert Bulla was the author of over fifty books for children. His first book, The Donkey Cart, was published in 1946. His autobiography, A Grain of Wheat: A Writer Begins, was published in ...more

Clyde Shugart is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Shugart Clyde Earl Shugart was an American football guard in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins. He played college football at Iowa State University and was drafted in the ...more

Clyde Kluttz is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Kluttz Clyde Franklin Kluttz was an American professional baseball player, executive, and scout. In Major League Baseball, Kluttz was a catcher for the Boston Braves, New York Giants, St. Louis ...more

Clyde Sukeforth is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Sukeforth Clyde Leroy Sukeforth, nicknamed "Sukey," was a Major League Baseball catcher, coach, scout and manager. He was best known for signing the Major Leagues' first black player in the ...more

Clyde Edward Pangborn is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Edward Pangborn Clyde Edward Pangborn also known as "'Upside-Down Pangborn" was an American aviator and barnstormer who performed aerial stunts in the 1920s. Along with co-pilot Hugh Herndon, Jr., in ...more

Clyde Wijnhard is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Wijnhard Clyde Wijnhard is a former Dutch professional football player. In a career spanning over ten years, Wijnhard played for Leeds United, Huddersfield Town, Oldham Athletic, RKC Waalwijk, Willem II, ...more

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Clyde Wiegand is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Wiegand Clyde Wiegand was an American physicist. He was best known for the co-discovery of the antiproton in 1955, along with Owen Chamberlain, Emilio Segrè, and Thomas Ypsilantis. He was also a ...more

Clyde Coombs is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Coombs Clyde Hamilton Coombs was an American psychologist specializing in the field of mathematical psychology. He devised a voting system, that was hence named Coombs' method. Coombs founded the ...more

Clyde Haberman is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Haberman Clyde Haberman is an American journalist who was a longtime columnist and correspondent for The New York Times. He worked for the Times from 1977-2013. Haberman began his association with The ...more

Clyde McClary is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde McClary Clyde McClary was an actor.

Clyde Fant is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Fant Clyde Edward Fant, Sr., was a 20-year Democratic mayor of Shreveport, Louisiana, having served from 1946 to 1954 and again from 1958 to 1970. Fant was cited as "Louisiana's Mayor of the ...more

Clyde Cameron is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde Cameron Clyde Robert Cameron, AO, Australian politician, was a member of the Australian House of Representatives for 31 years from 1949 to 1980, a Cabinet minister in the Whitlam government and a ...more

Clyde McCoy is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Clyde
Clyde McCoy Clyde Lee McCoy, was an American jazz trumpeter whose popularity spanned seven decades. He is best remembered for his theme song, "Sugar Blues", written by Clarence Williams and Lucy ...more