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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