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Famous People Named Daniel  

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

Daniel Craig is known for his memorable role as James Bond. Daniel Radcliffe is best known for his portrayal of Harry Potter. Daniel Day Lewis is known for a plethora of roles, but is best known for his method acting. When he played Abraham Lincoln, he continued to "be" Lincoln even off-camera until shooting was officially over.

But if you're not into those award winning actors, maybe football is more your speed. Dan Marino was a former player for the Miami Dolphins. He is considered one of the greatest quarterbacks of all time. In 2005, he was inducted in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. 
Daniel Craig is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 50
Daniel Wroughton Craig is an English actor. Cast as the fictional British secret agent James Bond 007 in October 2005, his first film in the role, Casino Royale, was released in theatres ...more
Daniel Radcliffe is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 29
Daniel Jacob Radcliffe (born 23 July 1989) is an English actor who rose to prominence playing the title character in the Harry Potter film series. Radcliffe made his acting debut at age ten in ...more
Daniel Day-Lewis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 58
Sir Daniel Michael Blake Day-Lewis is an English actor. He holds both British and Irish citizenship. Born and raised in London, he excelled on stage at the National Youth Theatre, before being ...more
Dan Marino is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 57
Daniel Constantine "Dan" Marino, Jr. is an American former football player who was a quarterback for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League. The last quarterback of the ...more
Danny DeVito is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 71
Daniel Michael "Danny" DeVito, Jr. is an American actor, producer and director. He first gained prominence for his portrayal of taxi dispatcher Louie De Palma on Taxi, for which he won ...more
Dan Aykroyd is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 63
Daniel Edward "Dan" Aykroyd, CM is a Canadian actor, comedian, screenwriter and singer. He was an original "Not Ready For Prime Time Player" on Saturday Night Live, an ...more
Danny Bonaduce is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 59
Dante Daniel "Danny" Bonaduce is an American radio/television personality, comedian, professional wrestler, and former child actor. Born in Broomall, Pennsylvania, Bonaduce is the son ...more
Daniel Bryan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 37
Bryan Lloyd Danielson is an American professional wrestler, better known by his current ring name Daniel Bryan. He is signed to WWE, where he is the current WWE Intercontinental Champion in his ...more
Dan Fouts is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 67
Daniel Francis Fouts is a retired Hall of Fame American football quarterback in the National Football League. Fouts played his entire professional career with the San Diego Chargers from 1973 ...more
Daniel Paille is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 34
Daniel Joseph Paille is a Canadian professional ice hockey left winger who currently plays for the Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League. He was drafted 20th overall by the Buffalo Sabres ...more
Danny Glover is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 72
Daniel Lebern "Danny" Glover is an American actor, film director and political activist. Glover is well known for his roles as Mr. Albert Johnson in The Color Purple, Michael Harrigan ...more
Daniel Sturridge is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 29
Daniel Andre Sturridge is an English footballer who plays for Liverpool and the England national team as a striker. Born in Birmingham, Sturridge spent four years in the Aston Villa academy ...more
Daniel Alves is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 35
Daniel Alves da Silva, commonly known as Dani Alves, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays for Spanish club FC Barcelona and the Brazilian national team as a right back. Before ...more
Danny Trejo is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 74
Dan "Danny" Trejo is an American actor who has appeared in numerous Hollywood films, often as hypermasculine characters, villains and anti-heroes. Some of his notable films include ...more
Danny Granger is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 35
Danny Granger, Jr. is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Phoenix Suns of the National Basketball Association. He is mainly a small forward, though he also ...more
Daniel Tosh is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 43
Daniel Dwight Tosh is an American comedian, television host, actor, writer, and executive producer who hosts the Comedy Central television show Tosh.0.
Danny Ainge is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 59
Daniel Ray "Danny" Ainge is an American basketball executive and retired professional basketball and baseball player, currently serving as President of Basketball Operations for the ...more
Dan Tamberelli is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 37
Daniel "Danny" Tamberelli is an American actor, comedian and musician.
Danny Cooksey is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 43
Danny Cooksey is an American actor and singer who has been in show business since he was very young and is best remembered for playing the roles of Sam McKinney on the last years of the TV show ...more
Daniel Agger is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 34
Daniel Munthe Agger is a Danish footballer who plays as a Defender for Danish club Brøndby IF and captains the Denmark national team. Agger has been described as "a fine reader of ...more
Danny Kaye is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
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Danny Kaye was an American actor, singer, dancer, and comedian. His performances featured physical comedy, idiosyncratic pantomimes, and rapid-fire nonsense songs. Kaye starred in 17 movies, ...more
Dan Dierdorf is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 69
Daniel Lee Dierdorf is a former American football player and television sportscaster. He played 13 NFL seasons and has worked as a broadcast color analyst since retiring from football. Born in ...more
Dan Henderson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 48
Daniel Jeffery Henderson, is an American mixed martial artist and former Olympic wrestler, who competes as a middleweight and light heavyweight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He was the ...more
Dan Hampton is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 58
Daniel Oliver Hampton also known as "Danimal" is a retired Hall of Fame American football defensive tackle who played twelve seasons for the Chicago Bears from 1979 to 1990 in the ...more
Dan Majerle is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Daniel
age 53
Daniel Lewis Majerle is a retired American professional basketball player and current coach of the Grand Canyon Antelopes. He played 14 years in the NBA, primarily with the Phoenix Suns, also ...more