Who knew there were so many famous people named Dirk in the world? Our list of celebrities named Dirk includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Dirks below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Dirk, actors named Dirk, and much more. Dirk Nowitzki, Dirk Bogarde, and Dirk Kuyt are only a few of the well-known people named Dirk on this list.
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Dirk Chivers Pirate
Dirk Chivers was a Dutch pirate active in the Red Sea and Indian Ocean during the 1690s.
Dirk Been Actor, Teacher
Dirk Been is a former contestant on the reality television show Survivor: Borneo.
Dirk Bikkembergs Fashion designer
Dirk Bikkembergs is a Belgian fashion designer.
Dirk Bach Comedian, Television producer, Actor
Dirk Bach was a German television comedy actor, best known as co-host of Ich bin ein Star – Holt mich hier raus!
Dirk Pietersz Crabeth was a Dutch Renaissance glass painter, tapestry designer, and mapmaker. He was employed by the Janskerk during the 16th century, where he created eight of the stained glass ...more
Dirk Sauer Musician
Dirk Jan Struik Mathematician
Dirk Jan Struik was a Dutch mathematician and Marxian theoretician who spent most of his life in the United States.
Dirk Coetzee was co-founder and commander of the covert South African Security Police unit based at Vlakplaas. He and his colleagues were involved in a number of murders including Sizwe Khondile ...more
Dirk Edward Ziff
Dirk Langendijk Painter, Artist, Drafter
Dirk Langendijk (1748-1805) was a Dutch draftsman and painter.