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Who Is The Most Famous Dee In The World?

Updated May 28, 2021 322 votes 27 voters 5.6k views35 items

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How many celebrities named Dee can you think of? The famous Dees below have many different professions, including notable actors named Dee, famous athletes named Dee, and even musicians named Dee.

Dee Dee Ramone is certainly one of the most famous Dees on this list. One of the famous rock stars named Dee, he was a member of the Ramones. Their hits include “53rd & 3rd,” “Blitzkrieg Bop,” and “Judy Is A Punk.”

Another of the famous people with the first name Dee is Dee Snider. He is a singer-songwriter. He is the lead singer of Twisted Sister.

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    Dee Dee Ramone

    1951-09-18

    BirthplaceFort Lee, Virginia, United States of America

    Douglas Glenn Colvin (September 18, 1951 – June 5, 2002), known professionally as Dee Dee Ramone, was an American musician, singer and songwriter best known as founding member, songwriter, bassist...  more

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    Dee Snider

    1955-03-15

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York, Astoria

    Daniel "Dee" Snider (born March 15, 1955) is an American singer-songwriter, screenwriter, radio personality, and actor. Snider came to prominence in the early 1980s as lead singer and songwriter of...  more

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    The Time '80s Rock Legend Dee Snider Sounded Off Against Censorship In A Speech To Congress#450 of 656 The Best Singers Of All Time

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    Dee Wallace

    1949-12-14

    BirthplaceKansas City, Kansas, United States of America

    Deanna "Dee" Wallace (née Bowers; born December 14, 1948), also known as Dee Wallace Stone, is an American actress. She is perhaps best known for her role as Mary, the mother, in the 1982 blockbuster...  more
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    BirthplaceMemphis, Tennessee, United States of America

    Dee Dee Bridgewater (née Denise Garrett, May 27, 1950) is an American jazz singer. She is a three-time Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter, as well as a Tony Award-winning stage actress. For 23...  more

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    BirthplaceBloomington, USA, Indiana

    Dee Bradley Baker (born August 31, 1962) is an American voice actor. His major roles, many of which feature his vocalizations of animals, include animated series such as Avatar: The Last Airbender,...  more
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    Dee Murray

    1946-04-03

    BirthplaceSouthgate, London, London, United Kingdom

    Dee Murray (born David Murray Oates; 3 April 1946 – 15 January 1992) was an English bass guitarist, best known as a member of Elton John's band....  more
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    Dee Dee Warwick

    1942-09-25

    BirthplaceNewark, New Jersey

    Delia Juanita Warrick (September 25, 1942 – October 18, 2008), known as Dee Dee Warwick, was an American soul singer. Born in Newark, New Jersey, she was the sister of Dionne Warwick, the niece of...  more
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    Dee Palmer

    1937-07-02

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Dee Palmer, formerly David Palmer (London, 2 July 1937), is an English composer, arranger, and keyboardist best known for having been a member of the progressive rock group Jethro Tull from 1972 to...  more
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    Dee D. Jackson

    1954-07-15

    BirthplaceOxford, United Kingdom

    Dee D. Jackson (born Deirdre Elaine Cozier, 15 July 1954, Oxford, England) is an English singer and musician. In the 1970s, she worked as a film producer in Munich, Germany, before moving into music,...  more
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    Dee Rees is a film director and a screenwriter....  more
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    Dee Caruso

    1929-04-07
    Dee Caruso was an American television and film screenwriter and television producer, whose credits included Get Smart, The Monkees and The Smothers Brothers Show. Caruso and his longtime writing...  more
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    Dee Roscioli

    1977-07-20

    BirthplaceEaston, Pennsylvania

    Dee Roscioli (born Danielle Marie Roscioli on July 20, 1977, in Easton, Pennsylvania) is an American singer and actress, who is known for her performances as Elphaba in the Broadway, Chicago, San...  more
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    Dee Dee Phelps (born Mary Sperling) is a singer-songwriter and author from Santa Monica, California, best known as half the popular 1960s musical duo Dick and Dee Dee. She became a professional...  more
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    Dee Green

    1916-11-15

    BirthplacePeoria, Illinois, United States of America

    Dolores Mae Greene, better known as Dee Green, was an American actress who primarily worked with The Three Stooges. As such, she is perhaps best known as the foremost of Shemp's plethora of potential...  more
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    Dee Plakas

    1960-11-09

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois

    Demetra "Dee" Plakas (born November 9, 1960 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American musician, best known for being the drummer in the rock band L7....  more
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    Dee Dee Rescher (born August 28, 1953) is an American actress known for her acting and voice-over roles in both film and television. She is the daughter of Jewish cinematographer Gayne Rescher (Jay...  more
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    Dee Hartford

    1928-04-21

    BirthplaceSalt Lake City, Utah, United States of America

    Dee Hartford (born Donna Higgins, April 21, 1928) is a retired American television actress. She was married to Howard Hawks from 1953-59. Her sister was actress Eden Hartford; her former...  more
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    Dee Hsu

    1978-06-14

    BirthplaceTaipei, Taiwan

    Dee Hsu (Chinese: 徐熙娣; pinyin: Xú Xīdì; Wade–Giles: Hsü Hsi-ti; born 14 June 1978), more commonly known as Xiǎo S or Little S (小S), is a Taiwanese television host, actress, and singer, also formerly...  more
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    Dee Corcoran is a key hair stylist....  more
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    Dee Mosbacher

    1949-01-13

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas

    Diane "Dee" Mosbacher, MD, Ph.D., (born January 13, 1949 in Houston, Texas) is an American filmmaker, lesbian feminist activist, and practicing psychiatrist. In 1993, she founded Woman Vision, a...  more
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    Dee Gordon

    Dee Gordon is a writer....
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    Dee Brown

    1908-02-28

    BirthplaceLouisiana

    Dorris Alexander "Dee" Brown (February 29, 1908 – December 12, 2002) was an American novelist, historian, and librarian. His most famous work, Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (1970) details the history...  more
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    Dee Brown

    1984-08-17

    BirthplaceJackson, Mississippi

    Daniel "Dee" Brown (born August 17, 1984) is a retired American professional basketball player and current college coach. Brown played at the University of Illinois from 2002 to 2006, receiving...  more
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    Dee Dee Myers

    1961-09-01

    BirthplaceQuonset Point

    Margaret Jane "Dee Dee" Myers (born September 1, 1961) is an American political analyst who served as the seventeenth White House Press Secretary during the first two years of the Clinton...  more
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    Dee Mackey

    1934-10-16

    BirthplaceGilmer, Texas

    Dee Elbert Mackey (October 16, 1934 – February 26, 2001) was an American football tight end who played professionally for six seasons in the National Football League and the American Football...  more
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