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Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl 

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Have you ever realized how many famous people named Darrell there are? We put together this list of celebrities named Darrell to show that Darrells have a lot of good representation for their names. Some of the famous Darrells on this list might go by Darryl, so this list also includes famous people named Darryl. From actors named Darrell to athletes named Darrell, this list should include the most notable people whose name is Darrell. This list includes well-known Darrells like football defense man Darrell Green, Major Leaguer Darryl Strawberry, and Saturday Night Live comedian Darrell Hammond.
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Darrell Green is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Age: 59

Birthplace: Houston, Texas

Darrell Ray Green (born February 15, 1960) is a former American football cornerback in the National Football League (NFL) who played for the Washington Redskins from 1983 to 2002. He is widely ...more

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Darryl Strawberry is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Age: 56

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Darryl Eugene Strawberry Sr. (born March 12, 1962) is an American former professional baseball right fielder and author who played 17 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB). Throughout the 1980s ...more

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Darrell Hammond is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Age: 63

Birthplace: Melbourne, USA, Florida

Darrell Clayton Hammond (born October 8, 1955) is an American actor, stand-up comedian and impressionist. He was a regular cast member on Saturday Night Live from 1995 to 2009. Upon his ...more

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Darryl Dawkins is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Age: 62

Birthplace: Orlando, Florida

Darryl Dawkins (January 11, 1957 – August 27, 2015) was an American professional basketball player, most noted for his days with the National Basketball Association's Philadelphia 76ers and New ...more

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Darrell Evans is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Age: 71

Birthplace: Pasadena, California

Darrell Wayne Evans (born May 26, 1947) is an American baseball player, coach and manager. Evans played 21 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a third baseman (1,442 games), first baseman ...more

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Darrell Issa is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Age: 65

Birthplace: Cleveland, Ohio, United States of America

Darrell Edward Issa (; born November 1, 1953) is an American businessman and Republican politician. He served in the United States House of Representatives from 2001 to 2019, representing ...more
Darrell Griffith is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Darrell Griffith Age: 60

Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky

Darrell Steven Griffith (born June 16, 1958), also known by his nickname Dr. Dunkenstein, is an American former basketball player who spent his entire professional career with the Utah Jazz of ...more

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Darrell Porter is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Dec. at 50 (1952-2002)

Birthplace: Joplin, Missouri

Darrell Ray Porter (January 17, 1952 – August 5, 2002) was an American professional baseball player. He played as a catcher in Major League Baseball for the Milwaukee Brewers, Kansas City ...more

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Darryl Sittler is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Age: 68

Birthplace: Kitchener, Brantford, Canada

Darryl Glen Sittler (born September 18, 1950) is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey player who played in the National Hockey League from 1970 until 1985 for the Toronto Maple Leafs, the ...more
Darrell Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Age: 50

Birthplace: Gastonia, North Carolina

Darrell Eugene Armstrong (born June 22, 1968) is a former American professional basketball player, who played 14 seasons in the National Basketball Association. He is currently an assistant ...more
Darrell Royal is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Dec. at 88 (1924-2012)

Birthplace: Hollis, Oklahoma

Darrell K Royal (July 6, 1924 – November 7, 2012) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head coach at Mississippi State University (1954–1955), the University of Washington ...more
Darryl McDaniels is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Age: 54

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York, Harlem

Darryl Matthews McDaniels (born May 31, 1964), better known by his stage name DMC, is an American musician and rapper. He is a founding member of the hip hop group Run–D.M.C., and is considered ...more

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Darryl Worley is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Darryl Worley Age: 54

Birthplace: Memphis, Tennessee, USA

Darryl Wade Worley (born October 31, 1964) is an American country music singer and songwriter. Signed to DreamWorks Records Nashville in 1999, Worley released four albums for the label: Hard ...more
Darrell Jackson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Age: 40

Birthplace: Dayton, Ohio

Darrell Lamont Jackson (born December 6, 1978) is an American former college and professional football player who was a wide receiver in the National Football League (NFL) for nine seasons ...more

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Darrell Waltrip is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Age: 72

Birthplace: Owensboro, Kentucky, United States of America

Darrell Lee Waltrip (born February 5, 1947) is an American motorsports analyst, author, former national television broadcaster, and former racing driver. He is also a three-time NASCAR Cup ...more
Darryl Stingley is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Age: Died at 56 (1951-2007)

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois

Darryl Floyd Stingley (September 18, 1951 – April 5, 2007) was an American professional football player, a wide receiver whose career was ended at age 26 by an on-field spinal cord injury. He ...more
Darryl F. Zanuck is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Dec. at 77 (1902-1979)

Birthplace: Wahoo, Nebraska, United States of America

Darryl Francis Zanuck (September 5, 1902 – December 22, 1979) was an American film producer and studio executive; he earlier contributed stories for films starting in the silent era. He played a ...more
Darrell Arthur is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Age: 30

Birthplace: Dallas, Texas

Darrell Antwonne Arthur (born March 25, 1988) is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college ...more
Darryl Grant is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Age: 59

Birthplace: San Antonio, Texas

Darryl Baris Grant (born November 22, 1959) is a former professional American football player who played defensive tackle for eleven seasons for the Washington Redskins and the Tampa Bay ...more
Darrell Russell is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Age: Died at 29 (1976-2005)

Birthplace: Pensacola, Florida, United States of America

Darrell Anthony Russell, Jr. (May 27, 1976 – December 15, 2005) was an American football defensive tackle for the Oakland Raiders and Washington Redskins of the National Football League. He died ...more

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Darryl Sydor is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Age: 46

Birthplace: Edmonton, Canada

Darryl Marion Sydor (born May 13, 1972) is a Canadian-American former professional ice hockey defenceman. He won two Stanley Cups during his career: with the Dallas Stars in 1999, and with the ...more
Darryl Kile is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Dec. at 34 (1968-2002)

Birthplace: Garden Grove, California

Darryl Andrew Kile (December 2, 1968 – June 22, 2002) was an American Major League Baseball starting pitcher. He pitched from 1991 to 2002 for three teams. In his first season for the Cardinals, ...more

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Darryl Henley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Darryl Henley Age: 49

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California

Darryl Keith Henley (born October 30, 1966) is a former American football cornerback in the National Football League. He was drafted by the Los Angeles Rams in the 1989 NFL draft out of UCLA. In ...more
Darryl Rogers is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl
Age: 83

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California

Darryl Dale Rogers (May 28, 1934 – July 10, 2018) was an American football player and coach. He served as the head coach at California State College at Hayward—now known as California State ...more
Darrell Taylor is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Darrell or Darryl

Birthplace: Hayward, California