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Who knew there were so many famous people named Dudley in the world? Our list of celebrities named Dudley 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 Dudleys 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 Dudley, actors named Dudley, and much more. Dudley Moore, Dudley Sutton, and Dudley Nichols are only a few of the well-known people named Dudley on this list.
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Dudley Moore is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Film Score Composer, Comedian, Musician Dudley Stuart John Moore, CBE was an English actor, comedian, musician and composer. Moore first came to prominence in the UK as one of the four writer-performers in the comedy revue Beyond the ...more

Dudley Sutton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Actor Dudley Sutton is an English actor. He currently plays William Makepeace in Emmerdale.

Dudley Nichols is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Film Director Dudley Nichols was an American screenwriter who first came to prominence after winning and refusing the screenwriting Oscar for The Informer in 1936. The reason for Nichols' refusal was the fact ...more

Dudley R. Herschbach is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Chemist Dudley Robert Herschbach is an American chemist at Harvard University. He won the 1986 Nobel Prize in Chemistry jointly with Yuan T. Lee and John C. Polanyi "for their contributions ...more

Dudley Dudley is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Wrestler Jeff Bradley is an American professional wrestler. He is best known for his appearances with Extreme Championship Wrestling in 1995 to 1996 as a member of the Dudley family under the ring name ...more

Dudley Foster is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Actor Dudley Foster was an English actor most notable on TV. Foster was born in Brighouse, West Riding of Yorkshire. He appeared in such series as Danger Man, The Saint, The Avengers - notably in ...more

Dudley Baldwin Bonsal is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Baldwin Bonsal was a United States federal judge.

Dudley Pope is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Pope Sailor, Novelist, Writer Dudley Bernard Egerton Pope was a British writer of both nautical fiction and history, most notable for his Lord Ramage series of historical novels. Greatly inspired by C.S. Forester, Pope was ...more

Dudley Chase is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Politician Dudley Chase was a U.S. Senator from Vermont who served from 1813 to 1817 and again from 1825 to 1831. He was born in Cornish, New Hampshire. After graduating from Dartmouth College in 1791, he ...more

Dudley Ryder, 8th Earl of Harr... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Ryder, 8th Earl of Harrowby Dudley Adrian Conroy Ryder, 8th Earl of Harrowby is a British peer. He was known by the courtesy title of Viscount Sandon from 1987 until 2007.

Dudley Perkins is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Perkins Singer Dudley Perkins is an American rapper and singer from Oxnard, California. He has released records on Stones Throw Records under his own name and the alias of Declaime. In 2008, he co-founded the ...more

Dudley O'Shaughnessy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley O'Shaughnessy Model, Actor Dudley O'Shaughnessy is a British actor and model.

Dudley Senanayake is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Politician, Barrister Dudley Shelton Senanayake was a Ceylonese politician, who became the second Prime Minister of Ceylon and went on to become prime minister on three more times during the 1950s and 1960s.

Dudley Hart is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Hart Golfer Howard Dudley Hart is an American professional golfer with two PGA Tour wins in an injury-riddled career.

Dudley Digges is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Actor Dudley Digges was an Irish stage and film actor. Digges was born in Dublin. He became acquainted with drama enthusiasts William and Frank Fay and took an interest in acting. He joined W. G. ...more

Dudley G. Wooten is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Lawyer Dudley Goodall Wooten was a U.S. Representative from Texas.

Dudley Taft is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Guitarist, Songwriter, Musician Dudley S. Taft is an American musician. Taft is a blues/rock musician that fronts the Dudley Taft Band and was a songwriting member of Seattle band Sweet Water and member and chief songwriter of ...more

Dudley DeGroot is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Sargent "Dud" DeGroot was an American athlete and coach, primarily of American football. He served as the head coach for the NFL's Washington Redskins from 1944 and 1945, ...more

Dudley Ryder, 1st Earl of Harr... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Ryder, 1st Earl of Harrowby, PC, FSA was a prominent British politician of the Pittite faction and the Tory party.

Dudley Clements is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Actor Dudley Clements was an actor.

Dudley J. LeBlanc is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Politician, Business Dudley Joseph LeBlanc, Sr., also known as Coozan Dud LeBlanc, was an American Democratic and Cajun member of the Louisiana State Senate whose entrepreneurial talents netted him a fortune through ...more

Dudley Williams is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Judge, Lawyer Sir Dudley Williams, KBE, MC, KC, Australian judge, was a Justice of the High Court of Australia. Williams was born in Sydney, and was educated at Sydney Grammar School. He later studied at the ...more

Dudley Ryder, 7th Earl of Harr... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Politician, Banker Dudley Danvers Granville Coutts Ryder, 7th Earl of Harrowby, TD was a deputy chairman of Coutts bank and its parent company, NatWest. He was a descendent of Thomas Coutts, who joined the bank in ...more

Dudley C. Haskell is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Merchant, Politician Dudley Chase Haskell was a nineteenth-century politician and merchant from Kansas. He was the grandfather of Otis Halbert Holmes. He is the namesake of Haskell County in southwestern Kansas.

Dudley E. Littlewood is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley E. Littlewood Mathematician Dudley Ernest Littlewood was a British mathematician known for his work in group representation theory. He read mathematics at Trinity College, Cambridge where his tutor was J.E. Littlewood. He ...more

Dudley Lovell is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Cinematographer Dudley Lovell was a film cinematographer.

Dudley Joel is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Joel Politician Dudley Jack Barnato Joel was a British businessman and Conservative Party politician.

Dudley Ryder, 2nd Earl of Harr... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Ryder, 2nd Earl of Harrowby Dudley Ryder, 2nd Earl of Harrowby KG, PC, FRS, styled Viscount Sandon between 1809 and 1847, was a British politician. He held office under Lord Palmerston as Chancellor of the Duchy of ...more

Dudley M. Du Bose is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley M. Du Bose Dudley McIver DuBose was a lawyer, soldier, and a U.S. Representative from Georgia.

Dudley Randall is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Randall Writer Dudley Randall was an African-American poet and poetry publisher from Detroit, Michigan. He founded a pioneering publishing company called Broadside Press in 1965, which published many leading ...more

Dudley Laws is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Laws Dudley Laws was a Canadian civil rights activist and executive director of the Black Action Defence Committee. Laws was born in Saint Thomas Parish, Jamaica to parents Ezekiel and Agatha Laws, ...more

Dudley Buck is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Buck Dudley Buck was an American composer, organist, and writer on music. He published several books, most notably the Dictionary of Musical Terms and Influence of the Organ in History, which was ...more

Dudley C. Sharp is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley C. Sharp Dudley Crawford Sharp was Secretary of the Air Force from December 11, 1959 until January 20, 1961, under president Dwight D. Eisenhower.

Dudley Murphy is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Murphy Screenwriter, Film Director Dudley Murphy was an American film director. Murphy was born on July 10, 1897 in Winchester, Massachusetts. He began making films in the early 1920s after working as a journalist. In his first ...more

Dudley Garrett is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Ice Hockey Player Dudley "Red" Garrett was a professional ice hockey defenceman who played 23 games for the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League in the 1942–43 season. Dudley was born in ...more

Dudley Chase Denison is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Chase Denison Politician, Lawyer Dudley Chase Denison was a nineteenth-century politician and lawyer from Vermont. He served as U.S. Representative from Vermont.

Dudley Bradley is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Leroy Bradley is a retired American professional basketball player who played in the NBA. Bradley played collegiately at the University of North Carolina and was selected 13th overall in ...more

Dudley S. Gregory is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley S. Gregory Politician Dudley Sanford Gregory was the first Mayor of Jersey City, New Jersey, and was elected as a Whig to represent New Jersey's 5th congressional district in the United States House of ...more

Dudley Mays Hughes is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Mays Hughes Politician, Farmer Dudley Mays Hughes was an American politician, farmer and railroad executive. Hughes was born in Jeffersonville, Georgia, and attended the University of Georgia in Athens. In 1882, Hughes was ...more

Dudley Manlove is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Manlove Actor Dudley Devere Manlove was an American radio announcer and actor. Manlove had a deep, resonant voice and a full career as an announcer and radio actor. He is also known for his roles in the ...more

Dudley Jones is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Actor Dudley Jones was an actor.

Dudley Beene is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Beene Actor Dudley Beene is an actor.

Dudley Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Actor, Engineer Dudley Dickerson was an African American film actor. Born in Oklahoma, he appeared in nearly 160 films between 1932 and 1952, and is best remembered for his roles in several Three Stooges

Dudley W. Morton is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley W. Morton Sailor Dudley Walker "Mush" Morton was a submarine commander of the United States Navy during World War II. He was commander of USS Wahoo during its third through seventh patrols. Wahoo was ...more

Dudley Dorival is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Dorival Dudley Dorival is a retired Haitian hurdler. He was born in Elizabeth, United States. Dorival attended and competed at the University of Connecticut. He is best known for his bronze medal in 110 ...more

Dudley Richards is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Richards Dudley "Dud" Shaw Richards was an American figure skater who competed in men's singles and pairs. In singles, he won the bronze medal at the 1953 United States Figure Skating ...more

Dudley Meredith is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Meredith Cecil Dudley Meredith was a professional American football defensive end in the American Football League. He played six seasons for the Houston Oilers and the Buffalo Bills.

Dudley D. Watkins is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley D. Watkins Cartoonist Dudley Dexter Watkins was an English cartoonist and illustrator. He is best known for his characters Oor Wullie and The Broons; comic strips featuring them have appeared in Scottish newspaper ...more

Dudley Benjafield is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Benjafield Race car driver Joseph Dudley Benjafield, MD was born on 6 August 1887, in Edmonton, London, UK. He attended the University of London and received his MD from University College Hospital in 1912. Specializing ...more

Dudley Evans is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Dudley
Dudley Evans Dudley MacNeil Evans was an English cricketer. Evans was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm fast-medium. Evans made his first-class debut for Hampshire in the 1904 County Championship, ...more