Ever thought about how many famous people named Duke are out there? This list of celebrities named Duke will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Dukes below include actors named Duke and athletes named Duke, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Duke who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Dukes below include Duke Snider, Duke Ellington, and Duke Dumont.
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Duke Pearson Dec. at 48 (1932-1980)
Columbus Calvin "Duke" Pearson, Jr was an American jazz pianist and composer. Allmusic notes him as being a "big part in shaping the Blue Note label's hard bop direction in the
Duke York Dec. at 44 (1908-1952)
Duke York was an American film actor. Born in Danby, New York, York was born Charles Everest Sinsabaugh. He appeared in nearly 160 films between 1932 and 1952.
Duke Fishman Dec. at 71 (1906-1977)
Duke Fishman was an actor.
Duke Welker age 33
Matthew Scott "Duke" Welker is a professional baseball pitcher who is currently a free agent.
Duke Garwood is a London based, English multi-instrumentalist.
Duke Goldstone Dec. at 84 (1914-1998)
Duke Goldstone is a film and television director, film producer and television editor.
Duke McKenzie age 55
Duke McKenzie MBE is a British former professional boxer, now a boxing commentator for broadcaster ITV.
Duke Jordan Dec. at 84 (1922-2006)
Irving Sidney "Duke" Jordan was an American jazz pianist.
Duke McCurry Dec. at 65 (1900-1965)
Francis Joseph "Frank, Duke" McCurry was a professional ice hockey left winger who played 145 games in the National Hockey League, with the Pittsburgh Pirates. Born in Toronto, ...more