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Famous People Named Doug & Douglas 

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

Which famous people named Douglas are worth mentioning? This list includes Doug Atkins, Douglas MacArthur, Doug Williams and famous comedian Doug Stanhope. To read more about these notable people named Doug, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.
Doug Atkins is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Age 88 from Tennessee, USA, Humboldt
Douglas Leon Atkins (May 8, 1930 – December 30, 2015) was an American football defensive end who played for the Cleveland Browns, Chicago Bears, and New Orleans Saints in the National Football ...more
Douglas MacArthur is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Dec. at 84 (1880-1964) from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States of America
General of the Army Douglas MacArthur (January 26, 1880 – April 5, 1964) was an American five-star general and Field Marshal of the Philippine Army. He was Chief of Staff of the United States ...more
Doug Williams is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Age 63 from Zachary, Louisiana
Douglas Lee Williams (born August 9, 1955) is a former American football quarterback and former head coach of the Grambling State Tigers football team. Williams is known for his remarkable ...more
Doug Stanhope is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Age 51 from Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America
Douglas Stanhope (born March 25, 1967) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, author, political activist, and podcast host.
Doug Martin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Age 61 from Fairfield, California
Douglas Martin or Doug Martin may refer to: Douglas J. Martin (1927–2010), New Zealander leader in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Douglas Martin (born 1929), Canadian ...more
Doug Flutie is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Age 56 from Manchester, Maryland, United States of America
Douglas Richard Flutie (born October 23, 1962) is an American former quarterback in the National Football League (NFL), Canadian Football League (CFL), and United States Football League (USFL). ...more
Douglas Adams is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Dec. at 49 (1952-2001) from Cambridge, United Kingdom
Douglas Noel Adams (11 March 1952 – 11 May 2001) was an English author, screenwriter, essayist, humorist, satirist and dramatist. Adams was author of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, which ...more
Doug Jones is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Age 58 from USA, Indianapolis, Indiana
Doug Jones (born May 24, 1960) is an American actor, contortionist, and mime. He is best known for portraying inhuman creatures, usually via heavy make-up and/or visual effects. He most notably ...more
Douglas Fairbanks is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Dec. at 56 (1883-1939) from USA, Denver, Colorado
Douglas Fairbanks (born Douglas Elton Thomas Ullman; May 23, 1883 – December 12, 1939) was an American actor, screenwriter, director, and producer. He was best known for his swashbuckling roles ...more
Douglas Booth is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Age 26 from London, United Kingdom
Douglas John Booth (born 9 July 1992) is an English actor. He first came to public attention following his performance as Boy George in the BBC Two film Worried About the Boy (2010). He also ...more
Doug Weight is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Age 48 from Warren, Michigan
Douglas Daniel Weight (born January 21, 1971) is an American professional ice hockey coach, executive and former player. He is also the former head coach and assistant general manager for the ...more
Doug Gilmour is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Age 55 from Kingston, Canada
Douglas Robert Gilmour (born June 25, 1963) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player and current President of Hockey Operations for the Kingston Frontenacs of the Ontario Hockey ...more
Doug Harvey is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Dec. at 65 (1924-1989) from Montreal, Canada
Douglas Norman Harvey (December 19, 1924 – December 26, 1989) was a Canadian professional hockey player who played in the National Hockey League (NHL) from 1947 until 1964, and from 1966 until ...more
Doug Fister is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Age 35 from Merced, California
Douglas Wildes Fister (born February 4, 1984) is an American former professional baseball pitcher. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Seattle Mariners, Detroit Tigers, Washington ...more
Doug Bradley is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Age 64 from Liverpool, United Kingdom
Douglas William Bradley (born 7 September 1954) is an English actor, best known for his role as the lead Cenobite "Pinhead" in the Hellraiser film series.
Doug Wilson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Age 61 from Ottawa, Canada
Douglas Frederick Wilson (born July 5, 1957) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey defenceman and the current General Manager of the San Jose Sharks of the National Hockey League.
Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. ... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Dec. at 91 (1909-2000) from New York City, New York, United States of America
Douglas Elton Fairbanks Jr., (December 9, 1909 – May 7, 2000), was an American actor and producer, and a decorated naval officer of World War II. He is best known for starring in such films as ...more
Doug Bentley is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Dec. at 56 (1916-1972) from Delisle, Canada
Douglas Wagner "Doug" Bentley (September 3, 1916 – November 24, 1972) was a Canadian ice hockey left winger who played 13 seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) for the Chicago ...more
Doug Benson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Age 54 from San Diego, California, United States of America
Douglas Steven "Doug" Benson is an American stand-up comedian and actor who has appeared on Comedy Central Presents, Best Week Ever and was a contestant on Last Comic Standing in the ...more
Doug Collins is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Doug Collins Age 67 from Christopher, Illinois, United States of America
Douglas or Doug Collins may refer to: Doug Collins (journalist) (1920–2001), Canadian journalist, alleged Holocaust denier Doug Collins (basketball) (born 1951), former American NBA player, ...more
Doug E. Fresh is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Age 52 from Barbados, Christ Church Parish
Douglas Davis, better known by his stage name Doug E. Fresh (born September 17, 1966), is a Barbadian-American rapper, record producer and beatboxer, also known as the "Human Beat ...more
Doug Christie is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Age 48 from Seattle, Washington
Douglas Dale Christie (born May 9, 1970) is an American retired professional basketball player who played 15 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Standing at 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m), ...more
Doug DeCinces is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Age 68 from Burbank, California, United States of America
Douglas Vernon DeCinces ( də-SIN-say; born August 29, 1950) is a former Major League Baseball third baseman, who played for the Baltimore Orioles, California Angels and St. Louis Cardinals over ...more
Doug Martin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Age 30 from Oakland, California
Doug Martin is an American football running back for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Buccaneers in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft. He ...more
Doug Henning is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Doug & Douglas
Doug Henning Dec. at 53 (1947-2000) from Winnipeg, Canada
Douglas James Henning (May 3, 1947 – February 7, 2000) was a Canadian magician, illusionist, escape artist and politician.