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Who Is The Most Famous Douglas in The World?

Updated November 20, 2020 696 votes 23 voters 20.6k views86 items

List RulesVote up all of the Dougs and Douglases you've heard of.

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

Douglas Fairbanks is certainly one of the most famous Douglases on this list. One of the famous actors named Douglas, he is best known for starring in The Mask of Zorro. Fun Fact: he hosted the inaugural Academy Awards in 1929.

Another of the famous people with the first name Doug is Doug Benson. He is a comedian and marijuana rights advocate. Super High Me and Getting Doug with High are among his notable projects.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Doug or Douglas? Just add them to the list!

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  • 1
    Douglas Booth
    21

    Douglas Booth

    1992-07-09

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Douglas John Booth (born 9 July 1992) is an English actor. He first came to public attention... more on Wikipedia
  • 2
    Doug Jones
    20

    Doug Jones

    1960-05-24

    BirthplaceIndianapolis, Indiana, United States of America

    Doug Jones (born May 24, 1960) is an American actor, contortionist, and mime. He is best known... more on Wikipedia

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  • 3
    Doug Savant
    18

    Doug Savant

    1964-06-21

    BirthplaceBurbank, California, USA

    Douglas Peter Savant (born June 21, 1964) is an American actor. He played Matt Fielding in... more on Wikipedia
  • 4
    Douglas Adams
    17

    Douglas Adams

    1952-03-11

    BirthplaceCambridge, United Kingdom

    Douglas Noel Adams (11 March 1952 – 11 May 2001) was an English author, screenwriter,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 5
    Douglas Fairbanks
    17

    BirthplaceDenver, Colorado, United States of America

    Douglas Fairbanks (born Douglas Elton Thomas Ullman; May 23, 1883 – December 12, 1939) was an... more on Wikipedia

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  • 6
    Doug Benson
    18

    Doug Benson

    1964-05-07

    BirthplaceSan Diego, California, United States of America

    Douglas Steven "Doug" Benson is an American stand-up comedian and actor who has appeared on... more on Wikipedia

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  • 7
    Doug Liman
    12

    Doug Liman

    1965-07-24

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Douglas Eric Liman (born July 24, 1965) is an American film director and producer. He is known... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    Douglas Fowley
    17

    Douglas Fowley

    1911-05-30

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    Douglas Fowley (born Daniel Vincent Fowley, May 30, 1911 – May 21, 1998) was an American movie... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Douglas Hodge
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    Douglas Hodge

    1960-02-25

    BirthplaceDevon, Eurasia, South West England, United Kingdom, England

    Douglas Hodge (born 25 February 1960) is an English actor, director, and musician who trained... more on Wikipedia
  • 10
    Doug McClure
    11

    Doug McClure

    1935-05-11

    BirthplaceGlendale, California, United States of America

    Douglas Osborne McClure (May 11, 1935 – February 5, 1995) was an American actor whose career... more on Wikipedia

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  • 11
    Douglas MacArthur
    12

    BirthplaceLittle Rock, Arkansas, United States of America

    General of the Army Douglas MacArthur (January 26, 1880 – April 5, 1964) was an American... more on Wikipedia

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  • 12
    Doug Williams
    10

    Doug Williams

    1955-08-09

    BirthplaceZachary, Louisiana

    Douglas Lee Williams (born August 9, 1955) is a former American football quarterback and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 13
    Doug Stanhope
    14

    Doug Stanhope

    1967-03-25

    BirthplaceWorcester, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Douglas Stanhope (born March 25, 1967) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, author,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 14
    Doug Bradley
    11

    Doug Bradley

    1954-09-07

    BirthplaceLiverpool, United Kingdom

    Douglas William Bradley (born 7 September 1954) is an English actor, best known for his role... more on Wikipedia
  • 15
    Doug Flutie
    11

    Doug Flutie

    1962-10-23

    BirthplaceManchester, Maryland, United States of America

    Douglas Richard Flutie (born October 23, 1962) is an American former quarterback in the... more on Wikipedia

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  • 16
    Doug Gilmour
    15

    Doug Gilmour

    1963-06-25

    BirthplaceKingston, Canada

    Douglas Robert Gilmour (born June 25, 1963) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey... more on Wikipedia
  • 17
    Doug Martin
    15

    Doug Martin

    1957-05-22

    BirthplaceFairfield, California

    Douglas Martin or Doug Martin may refer to: Douglas J. Martin (1927–2010), New Zealander... more on Wikipedia
  • 18
    Doug E. Doug
    14

    Doug E. Doug

    1970-01-07

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    Doug E. Doug (born Douglas Bourne) is an American actor, comedian, screenwriter, producer, and... more on Wikipedia
  • 19
    Douglas Heyes
    8

    Douglas Heyes

    1919-05-22

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    Douglas Heyes (May 22, 1919 – February 8, 1993) was an American film and television writer,... more on Wikipedia
  • 20
    Doug Fister
    12

    Doug Fister

    1984-02-04

    BirthplaceMerced, California

    Douglas Wildes Fister (born February 4, 1984) is an American former professional baseball... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Doug Atkins
    8

    Doug Atkins

    1930-05-08

    BirthplaceHumboldt, Tennessee, United States of America

    Douglas Leon Atkins (May 8, 1930 – December 30, 2015) was an American football defensive end... more on Wikipedia
  • 22
    Doug Wilson
    11

    Doug Wilson

    1957-07-05

    BirthplaceOttawa, Canada

    Douglas Frederick Wilson (born July 5, 1957) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey... more on Wikipedia
  • 23
    Doug Harvey
    11

    Doug Harvey

    1924-12-19

    BirthplaceMontreal, Canada

    Douglas Norman Harvey (December 19, 1924 – December 26, 1989) was a Canadian professional... more on Wikipedia
  • 24
    Doug Weight
    14

    Doug Weight

    1971-01-21

    BirthplaceWarren, Michigan

    Douglas Daniel Weight (born January 21, 1971) is an American professional ice hockey coach,... more on Wikipedia
  • 25
    Douglas Fairbanks, Jr.

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Douglas Elton Fairbanks Jr., (December 9, 1909 – May 7, 2000), was an American actor and... more on Wikipedia

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