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If your name is Curtis, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Curtis, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Curtis can you think of? The famous Curtiss below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Curtis, athletes named Curtis, and even political figures named Curtis. The music industry is no stranger to the name Curtis, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.

Which famous people named Curtis are worth mentioning? This list includes Curtis Lazar, Curtis Mayfield, Curtis Martin and Curtis Axel. To read more about these notable people named Curtis, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.
Curtis Lazar is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Age: 24

Birthplace: Salmon Arm, Canada

Curtis Lazar is a Canadian professional ice hockey player who is currently a member of the Ottawa Senators of the National Hockey League. Lazar was selected by the Senators in the first round of ...more
Curtis Mayfield is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Curtis

Birthplace: USA, Chicago, Illinois

Curtis Lee Mayfield (June 3, 1942 – December 26, 1999) was an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer, and one of the most influential musicians behind soul and politically ...more

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Curtis Martin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Age: 42

Birthplace: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Curtis James Martin Jr. (born May 1, 1973) is a former American football running back who spent the majority of his career with the New York Jets of the National Football League (NFL). Martin ...more

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Curtis Axel is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Age: 39

Birthplace: Champlin, Minnesota

Joseph Curtis Hennig (born October 1, 1979) is an American professional wrestler currently signed to WWE, where he performs on the SmackDown brand under the ring name Curtis Axel.Hennig debuted ...more
Curtis Granderson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Age: 37

Birthplace: Blue Island, Illinois

Curtis Granderson Jr. (born March 16, 1981) is an American professional baseball outfielder for the Miami Marlins of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played for the Detroit Tigers, New ...more
Curtis Joseph is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Age: 51

Birthplace: Richmond Hill, Canada

Curtis Shayne "Cujo" Joseph (né Munro; April 29, 1967) is a Canadian ice hockey coach and former professional player. He last played for the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National ...more
Curtis LeMay is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Dec. at 84 (1906-1990)

Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio, United States of America

Curtis Emerson LeMay (November 15, 1906 – October 1, 1990)is credited with designing and implementing an effective, but also controversial, systematic strategic bombing campaign in the Pacific ...more
Curtis Enis is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Age: 39

Birthplace: Union City, Ohio

Curtis Thomas Enis (born June 15, 1976) is a former American college and professional football player who was a running back in the National Football League (NFL) for three seasons. He played ...more
Curtis Fuller is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Age: 84

Birthplace: Michigan, USA, Detroit

Curtis DuBois Fuller (born December 15, 1934) is an American jazz trombonist, known as a member of Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers and contributor to many classic jazz recordings.
Curtis Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Age: 65

Birthplace: Michigan, USA, Detroit

Curtis Armstrong (born November 27, 1953) is an American actor best known for playing the roles of Booger in the Revenge of the Nerds movies, Herbert Viola on the TV series Moonlighting, Miles ...more
Curtis Stone is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Curtis Stone Age: 43

Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia

Curtis Stone (born 4 November 1975) is an Australian celebrity chef, author and television personality, nicknamed "The Quiet Terminator" by fans following his performance on The ...more
Curtis Chillingworth is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Dec. at 59 (1896-1955)

Birthplace: Florida

Curtis Eugene Chillingworth (October 24, 1896 to presumably June 15, 1955) was a Florida attorney and state judge who disappeared from his Manalapan, Florida, home, and was later murdered along ...more
Curtis Harrington is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Dec. at 81 (1926-2007)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Gene Curtis Harrington (September 17, 1926 – May 6, 2007) was an American film and television director whose work included experimental films, horror films, and episodic television. He is ...more
Curtis Turner is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Dec. at 46 (1924-1970)

Birthplace: Floyd, Virginia

Curtis Turner (April 12, 1924 – October 4, 1970) was an American stock car racer. In addition to his success in racing, he made a fortune, lost it, and remade it buying and selling timberlands. ...more
Curtis Conway is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Curtis Conway Age: 48

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Curtis Lamont Conway (born January 13, 1971) is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League. He was drafted by the Chicago Bears in the first round of the 1993 NFL ...more

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Curtis Strange is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Age: 64

Birthplace: Virginia

Curtis Northrup Strange (born January 30, 1955) is an American professional golfer and TV color commentator. He is the winner of consecutive U.S. Open titles and a member of the World Golf Hall ...more
Curtis Painter is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Age: 30

Birthplace: Watseka, Illinois

Curtis Jeffrey Painter (born June 24, 1985) is a former American football quarterback. He played college football for the Purdue Boilermakers and was drafted by the Indianapolis Colts in the ...more
Curtis Brown is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Age: 62

Birthplace: Elizabethtown, North Carolina

Curtis Lee "Curt" Brown Jr. (born March 11, 1956) is a former NASA astronaut and retired United States Air Force colonel.
Curtis Pride is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Age: 50

Birthplace: Washington, D.C.

Curtis John Pride (born December 17, 1968) is a former Major League Baseball outfielder who is deaf. He is currently the head baseball coach at Gallaudet University. He batted left-handed and ...more

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Curtis Hanson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Age: 73

Birthplace: Nevada, USA, Reno

Curtis Lee Hanson (March 24, 1945 – September 20, 2016) was an American film director, screenwriter, and producer. His directing work included the psychological thriller The Hand That Rocks the ...more
Curtis Brinkley is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Age: 33

Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Curtis Brinkley (born September 20, 1985) is a former American football running back. He was signed by the San Diego Chargers as an undrafted free agent in 2009. He played college football at ...more
Curtis Hughes is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Age: 54

Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, USA

Curtis Hughes (born December 7, 1964) is an American professional wrestler, better known under the ring name Mr. Hughes. He is best known for his stints in World Championship Wrestling and the ...more
Curtis Cokes is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Age: 81

Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States of America

Curtis Cokes (born June 15, 1937) is a former boxer from Dallas, Texas, United States. Cokes was the World Welterweight Champion, and he was famous for his training regimen, which he also ...more
Curtis Davies is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Age: 33

Birthplace: Leytonstone, London, United Kingdom

Curtis Eugene Davies (born 15 March 1985) is an English professional footballer who plays as a centre-half for Championship club Derby County. Davies began his career at Luton Town, for whom he ...more
Curtis Rouse is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Curtis
Dec. at 53 (1960-2013)

Birthplace: Augusta, Georgia

Curtis Lamar Rouse (July 13, 1960 – May 3, 2013) was an American football offensive lineman who played six seasons in the National Football League with the Minnesota Vikings and the San Diego ...more