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List of famous people named Eddie, along with photos. How many celebrities named Edward can you think of? The famous Eddies below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Edward, athletes named Eddie, and even political figures named Edward. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Eddie? Add them to the list.

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Eddie Murphy is one of the most famous comedians within the last couple decades. His career started on Saturday NIght Live and he transitioned into film. Some classic and unforgettable mentions are Coming to America, The Nutty Professor and Shrek. Some of his work has given him several Golden Globe nominations and even an Academy Award nomination for his role in Dreamgirls.

There are plenty of musicians on this list for everyone too. Eddie Vedder and Eddie Van Halen have both received plenty of awards for their work. Eddie Van Halen even has a Hollywood Walk of Fame Star and Eddie Vedder has wri
Eddie Murphy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 57

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Edward Regan Murphy (born April 3, 1961) is an American actor, comedian, and singer. Murphy was a regular cast member on Saturday Night Live from 1980 to 1984. He has worked as a stand-up ...more

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Edward Norton is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 49

Birthplace: Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Edward Harrison Norton (born August 18, 1969) is an American actor and filmmaker. He has received multiple awards and nominations including a Golden Globe Award and three Academy Award ...more

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Edward Furlong is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 41

Birthplace: Glendale, California, United States of America

Edward Walter Furlong (born August 2, 1977) is an American actor and musician. Furlong won Saturn and MTV Movie Awards for his breakthrough performance as John Connor in Terminator 2: Judgment ...more

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Ed Reed is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 37

Birthplace: St. Rose, Louisiana

Edward Earl Reed Jr. (born September 11, 1978) is a former American football safety who spent the majority of his career with the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL). He ...more

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Eddie Vedder is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 54

Birthplace: Evanston, Illinois, United States of America

Eddie Vedder (born Edward Louis Severson III; December 23, 1964) is an American musician, multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter best known as the lead vocalist and one of three guitarists ...more

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Eddie Guerrero is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Dec. at 38 (1967-2005)
Eduardo Gory Guerrero Llanes (October 9, 1967 – November 13, 2005) was an American professional wrestler and a prominent member of the Guerrero wrestling family. Guerrero performed in Mexico and ...more

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Eddie Money is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 69

Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Edward Joseph Mahoney (born March 21, 1949), known professionally as Eddie Money, is an American singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who had success in the 1970s and 1980s with a string ...more

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#63 of 284 Musicians Who Belong in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame #250 of 695 The Best Rock Vocalists The Best Eddie Money Albums of All Time

Ed Harris is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 68

Birthplace: USA, Englewood, New Jersey

Edward Allen Harris (born November 28, 1950) is an American actor, producer, director, and screenwriter. His performances in Apollo 13 (1995), The Truman Show (1998), Pollock (2000) and The ...more

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#104 of 1,145 The Best Actors in Film History #75 of 330 The Coolest Actors Ever The Best Ed Harris Movies

Eddie Van Halen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 64

Birthplace: Nijmegen, Kingdom of the Netherlands

Edward Lodewijk Van Halen (born January 26, 1955) is a Dutch-American musician, songwriter, and producer. He is the main songwriter and founder—with brother and drummer Alex Van Halen, bassist ...more

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Eddie Redmayne is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 37

Birthplace: England, London

Edward John David Redmayne (; born 6 January 1982) is an English actor and model. Redmayne began his professional acting career as a youth in West End theatre, before making his screen debut in ...more

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Eddie Izzard is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 57

Birthplace: Colony of Aden

Edward John Izzard (; born 7 February 1962) is an English stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and political activist. His comedic style takes the form of rambling whimsical monologue and ...more

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Ed Sheeran is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 28

Birthplace: Halifax, United Kingdom

Edward Christopher Sheeran, (; born 17 February 1991) is an English singer, songwriter, guitarist, record producer, and actor. He attended the Academy of Contemporary Music in Guildford as an ...more

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Ed Asner is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 89

Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States of America

Yitzhak Edward Asner (; born November 15, 1929) is an American actor, voice actor and a former president of the Screen Actors Guild. He is primarily known for his role as Lou Grant during the ...more

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Eddie Lacy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 25

Birthplace: Gretna, Louisiana

Edward Darwin Lacy Jr. (born June 2, 1990) is an American football running back who is currently a free agent. He played college football at Alabama, where he was a member of three BCS National ...more

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Ed Westwick is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 31

Birthplace: Stevenage, United Kingdom

Edward Jack Peter Westwick (born 27 June 1987) is an English actor and musician, best known for his role as Chuck Bass on The CW's teen television drama series Gossip Girl alongside co-stars ...more

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Ed O'Neill is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 72

Birthplace: USA, Youngstown, Ohio

Edward Leonard O'Neill (born April 12, 1946) is an American actor and comedian. His roles include Al Bundy on the Fox Network sitcom Married... with Children, for which he was nominated for two ...more

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Eddie Murray is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 63

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California

Eddie Clarence Murray (born February 24, 1956), nicknamed "Steady Eddie", is a former Major League Baseball (MLB) first baseman and designated hitter. Spending most of his MLB career ...more

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Edward Snowden is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 35

Birthplace: Elizabeth City, North Carolina

Edward Joseph "Ed" Snowden is an American computer professional who leaked classified information from the National Security Agency to the mainstream media, starting in June 2013. A ...more

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Edward G. Robinson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Dec. at 80 (1893-1973)

Birthplace: Bucharest, Romania

Edward G. Robinson (born Emanuel Goldenberg; Yiddish: ײמאַנועל גאָלדענבערג‎; December 12, 1893 – January 26, 1973) was a Romanian American actor of stage and screen during Hollywood's Golden ...more

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Ed Begley, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 69

Birthplace: Los Angeles, USA, California

Edward James Begley Jr. (born September 16, 1949) is an American actor. Begley has appeared in hundreds of films, television shows, and stage performances. He is most recognized for his role as ...more

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Ed Helms is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 45

Birthplace: Georgia, USA, Atlanta

Edward Parker Helms (born January 24, 1974) is an American actor, comedian, and singer. He is known for his work as a correspondent on The Daily Show as well as playing Andy Bernard in the NBC ...more

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Eddie Collins is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Dec. at 64 (1887-1951)

Birthplace: Millerton, New York

Edward Trowbridge Collins Sr. (May 2, 1887 – March 25, 1951), nicknamed "Cocky", was an American professional baseball player, manager and executive. He played as a second baseman in ...more

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Eddie Cochran is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Dec. at 22 (1938-1960)

Birthplace: Albert Lea, Minnesota, United States of America

Ray Edward Cochran (; October 3, 1938 – April 17, 1960) was a mid-20th century American rock and roll musician. Cochran's songs, such as "Twenty Flight Rock", "Summertime ...more

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Ed Belfour is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 53

Birthplace: Carman, Canada

Edward John Belfour (born April 21, 1965) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey goaltender. Belfour was born in Carman, Manitoba and grew up playing hockey. He played junior hockey for ...more

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Edward James Olmos is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Eddie
Age: 72

Birthplace: Los Angeles, USA, California

Edward James Olmos (born February 24, 1947) is an American actor, director, producer, and activist. He is best known for his roles as Lieutenant Martin "Marty" Castillo in Miami Vice ...more

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