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Famous People Named Clyde

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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

    BirthplaceNew Orleans, Louisiana, USA

    Clyde Austin Drexler (born June 22, 1962) is an American former professional basketball player... more on Wikipedia

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    #103 of 766 The Top NBA Players Of All Time#13 of 175 The Greatest Shooting Guards in NBA History

  • Clyde McPhatter

    Clyde McPhatter

    Dec. at 40 (1932-1972)

    BirthplaceDurham, North Carolina, United States of America

    Clyde Lensley McPhatter (November 15, c. 1932 – June 13, 1972) was an American rhythm and... more on Wikipedia

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  • Clyde Lovellette

    Clyde Lovellette

    Age: 91

    BirthplacePetersburg, Washington Township, Indiana

    Clyde Edward Lovellette ( loh-VEL-et; September 7, 1929 – March 9, 2016) was an American... more on Wikipedia
  • Clyde Simmons

    Clyde Simmons

    Age: 56

    BirthplaceLane, South Carolina

    Clyde Simmons Jr. (born August 4, 1964) is a former American football defensive end in the... more on Wikipedia
  • Clyde Stubblefield

    BirthplaceChattanooga, Tennessee, United States of America

    Clyde Austin Stubblefield (April 18, 1943 – February 18, 2017) was an American drummer best... more on Wikipedia

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  • Clyde Kusatsu

    BirthplaceHonolulu, Hawaii, USA

    Clyde Kusatsu (born September 13, 1948) is an American actor and trade union leader of... more on Wikipedia
  • Clyde Geronimi

    Clyde Geronimi

    Dec. at 88 (1901-1989)

    BirthplaceChiavenna, Italy

    Clito "Clyde" Geronimi (June 12, 1901 – April 24, 1989), known as Gerry, was an Italian... more on Wikipedia
  • Clyde Wright

    BirthplaceJefferson City, Tennessee

    Clyde Wright (born February 20, 1941), nicknamed "Skeeter", is a former professional baseball... more on Wikipedia
  • Clyde Beatty

    Clyde Beatty

    Dec. at 62 (1903-1965)

    BirthplaceBainbridge, Ohio, United States of America

    Clyde Beatty (June 10, 1903 – July 19, 1965) joined the circus as a cage cleaner as a teen and... more on Wikipedia
  • BirthplaceLouisiana

    Clyde Luther Scott (August 29, 1924 – January 30, 2018) was an American athlete who competed... more on Wikipedia
  • Clyde Milan

    Clyde Milan

    Dec. at 66 (1887-1953)

    BirthplaceLinden, Tennessee

    Jesse Clyde Milan (March 25, 1887 – March 3, 1953) was an American baseball player who spent... more on Wikipedia
  • Clyde Barrow

    Clyde Barrow

    Dec. at 25 (1909-1934)


    Clyde Chestnut Barrow (March 24, 1909 – May 23, 1934) was born in Ellis County, Texas, near...

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  • Clyde Barrow
    Clyde Barrow is a fictional character from the 1967 film Bonnie and Clyde.
  • Clyde Butcher

    BirthplaceKansas City, Missouri

    Clyde Butcher (born 1942) is an American large format camera photographer known for wilderness... more on Wikipedia
  • Clyde P. Kruskal (born May 25, 1954) is an American computer scientist, working on parallel... more on Wikipedia
  • Clyde Walcott

    Clyde Walcott

    Dec. at 80 (1926-2006)

    BirthplaceBarbados, Bridgetown, Caribbean Sea, Barbados Island, Lesser Antilles

    Sir Clyde Leopold Walcott KA, GCM (17 January 1926 – 26 August 2006) was a West Indian... more on Wikipedia
  • Clyde Kluckhohn

    Clyde Kluckhohn

    Dec. at 55 (1905-1960)

    BirthplaceLe Mars, Iowa

    Clyde Kluckhohn (; January 11, 1905, Le Mars, Iowa – July 28, 1960, near Santa Fe, New... more on Wikipedia
  • Clyde Best

    Age: 69

    BirthplaceSomerset Village, Bermuda

    Clyde Cyril Best, MBE (born 24 February 1951) is a Bermudian former football player. He was... more on Wikipedia
  • Clyde Bruckman

    Clyde Bruckman

    Dec. at 61 (1894-1955)

    BirthplaceSan Jose, California

    Clyde Adolf Bruckman (June 30, 1894 – January 4, 1955) was an American writer and director of... more on Wikipedia
  • Clyde Cowan

    Clyde Cowan

    Dec. at 55 (1919-1974)

    BirthplaceDetroit, Michigan

    Clyde Lorrain Cowan Jr (December 6, 1919 in Detroit, Michigan – May 24, 1974 in Bethesda,... more on Wikipedia
  • Clyde Fitch

    Clyde Fitch

    Dec. at 44 (1865-1909)

    BirthplaceElmira, New York

    Clyde Fitch (May 2, 1865 – September 4, 1909) was an American dramatist, the most popular... more on Wikipedia
  • Clyde Cook

    Dec. at 73 (1935-2008)
    Clyde Cook (June 1, 1935 – April 11, 2008) served as president of Biola University in La... more on Wikipedia
  • Clyde Lee Conrad

    Dec. at 50 (1948-1998)
    Clyde Lee Conrad (1948 – January 8, 1998) was a U.S. Army non-commissioned officer who, from... more on Wikipedia
  • Clyde Brion Davis

    Dec. at 68 (1894-1962)

    BirthplaceUnadilla, Nebraska

    Clyde Brion Davis (May 22, 1894–July 19, 1962) was an American author and freelance journalist... more on Wikipedia
  • Clyde Edgerton

    BirthplaceDurham, North Carolina

    Clyde Edgerton (born May 20, 1944) is an American author and Creative Writing professor. Born... more on Wikipedia