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

There sure are a lot of famous people named Dennis. This list includes NBA legend Dennis Rodman, who made his fame with the Chicago Bulls alongside Michael Jordan. Others include famous actors like Dennis Quaid, Dennis Hopper and Dennis Miller. To read more about these notable people named Dennis, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.

Dennis Rodman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 57 Dennis Keith Rodman is a retired American professional basketball player, who played for the Detroit Pistons, San Antonio Spurs, Chicago Bulls, Los Angeles Lakers, and Dallas Mavericks in the ...more

Dennis Quaid is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 64 Dennis William Quaid is an American actor known for his comedic and dramatic roles. Some of his notable credits include Breaking Away, The Rookie, The Day After Tomorrow, Traffic, Vantage Point, ...more

Dennis Hopper is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
Dec. at 74 (1936-2010) Dennis Lee Hopper was an American actor, filmmaker, photographer, and artist. He attended the Actors Studio, making his first television appearance in 1954, and soon after appeared in two films ...more

Dennis Miller is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 66 Dennis Miller is an American stand-up comedian, talk show host, political commentator, sports commentator, actor, television personality, and radio personality. He is known for his critical ...more

Dennis Seidenberg is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 37 Dennis Marvin Seidenberg is a German professional ice hockey defenceman currently playing for the Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League.

Dennis Bergkamp is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 49 Dennis Nicolaas Maria Bergkamp is a Dutch former professional footballer, who is the assistant manager to Frank de Boer at Ajax. Originally a wide midfielder, Bergkamp was moved to main striker ...more

Dennis Johnson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
Dec. at 53 (1954-2007) Dennis Wayne Johnson, nicknamed "DJ", was an American professional basketball player for the National Basketball Association's Seattle SuperSonics, Phoenix Suns and Boston Celtics and ...more

Dennis Eckersley is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 64 Dennis Lee Eckersley, nicknamed "Eck", is an American former Major League Baseball pitcher. Between 1975 and 1998, he pitched for the Cleveland Indians, Boston Red Sox, Chicago Cubs, ...more

Dennis Wilson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
Dec. at 39 (1944-1983) Dennis Carl Wilson was an American drummer, singer and songwriter. He is best known as a founding member of the rock band The Beach Boys, alongside his brothers, Brian and Carl, cousin, Mike ...more

Dennis Rader is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 73 Dennis Lynn Rader is an American who hurt ten people in Sedgwick County, between 1974 and 1991. He sent letters describing the details to police and local news outlets during the time period in ...more

Dennis Haysbert is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 64 Dennis Dexter Haysbert is an American film and television actor. He is known for portraying baseball player Pedro Cerrano in the Major League film trilogy, Secret Service Agent Tim Collin in the ...more

Dennis Franz is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 74 Dennis Franz is an American actor best known for his role as Detective Andy Sipowicz in the ABC television series NYPD Blue.

Dennis Nilsen is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 73 Dennis Andrew Nilsen is a British man convicted of six counts at the Old Bailey, Nilsen was sentenced to life imprisonment on 4 November 1983, with a recommendation that he serve a minimum of 25 ...more

Dennis Kucinich is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 72 Dennis John Kucinich is a former U.S. Representative from Ohio, serving from 1997 to 2013. He was also a candidate for the Democratic nomination for President of the United States in the 2004 ...more

Denny McLain is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 74 Dennis Dale "Denny" McLain is an American former professional baseball player. He played as a pitcher in Major League Baseball for ten seasons, most notably for the Detroit Tigers. In ...more

Dennis DeYoung is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 72 Dennis DeYoung is an American singer, songwriter, musician and producer best known for being a founding member of the rock band Styx as lead vocalist and keyboardist, a tenure that lasted from ...more

Dennis Weaver is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
Dec. at 82 (1924-2006) William Dennis Weaver was an American actor who was best known for his work in television. Weaver's two most notable roles were as Marshal Matt Dillon's trusty helper Chester Goode on the ...more

Dennis Martínez is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 63 José Dennis Martínez Emilia, nicknamed "El Presidente", is a former Major League Baseball pitcher. He was the first Nicaraguan baseball player to play in the majors.

Dennis Price is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
Dec. at 58 (1915-1973) Dennis Price was an English actor, best remembered for his role as Louis Mazzini in the film Kind Hearts and Coronets and for his portrayal of the omniscient valet Jeeves in 1960s television ...more

Dennis Scott is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 50 Dennis Eugene Scott is an American retired professional basketball player. A 6'8" small forward from Georgia Tech, and the 1989–1990 ACC Men's Basketball Player of the Year, Scott was ...more

Dennis Pitta is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 33 Dennis Gregory Pitta II, nicknamed American Express is an American football tight end for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League. He played college football for Brigham Young ...more

Dennis Farina is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
Dec. at 69 (1944-2013) Dennis Farina was an American actor of film and television and former Chicago police officer. He was a character actor. His most known film roles are those of Jimmy Serrano in the comedy ...more

Dennis Chambers is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 59 Dennis Chambers is an American drummer who has recorded and performed with John Scofield, George Duke, Brecker Brothers, Santana, Parliament/Funkadelic, John McLaughlin, Niacin, Mike Stern, CAB, ...more

Dennis Lehane is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 53 Dennis Lehane is an American author. He has written several novels; the first several were a series of mysteries featuring a couple of protagonists and other recurring characters, including A ...more

Dennis Prager is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Dennis
age 70 Dennis Prager is an American politically conservative nationally syndicated radio talk show host, columnist, author, and public speaker.