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

Edgar Allan Poe is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
Dec. at 40 (1809-1849)
Edgar Allan Poe was an American author, poet, editor, and literary critic, considered part of the American Romantic Movement. Best known for his tales of mystery and the macabre, Poe was one of ...more

Edgar Martínez is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
age 56
Edgar Martínez, nicknamed "Gar" and "Papi", is a former Puerto Rican professional baseball third baseman and designated hitter. He spent his entire 18-year Major ...more

Edgar Wright is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
age 44
Edgar Howard Wright is an English film and television director, screenwriter, producer, and actor. He is best known for his comedic Three Flavours Cornetto film trilogy consisting of Shaun of ...more

Edgar Rentería is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
age 43
Edgar Enrique Rentería Herazo, nicknamed "The Barranquilla Baby," is a Colombian former professional baseball shortstop. He threw and batted right-handed. He played for the ...more

Edgar Davids is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
age 45
Edgar Steven Davids is a Surinamese-born Dutch former professional footballer. After beginning his career with Ajax, he subsequently played in Italy for Milan and Juventus before a loan spell ...more

Edgar Winter Group is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Edgar

Edgar Buchanan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
Dec. at 76 (1903-1979)
Edgar Buchanan was an American actor with a long career in both film and television, most familiar today as Uncle Joe Carson from the Petticoat Junction, Green Acres and The Beverly Hillbillies ...more

Edgar Winter is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
age 72
Edgar Holland Winter is an American rock and blues musician. He is known for being a multi-instrumentalist — keyboardist, guitarist, saxophonist and percussionist — as well as a singer. His ...more

Édgar Ramírez is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
age 41
Édgar Filiberto Ramírez Arellano is a Venezuelan actor. He played Carlos in the 2010 French-German biopic series Carlos, a role for which he won the César Award for Most ...more

Edgar Rice Burroughs is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
Dec. at 75 (1875-1950)
Edgar Rice Burroughs was an American writer best known for his creations of the jungle hero Tarzan and the heroic Mars adventurer John Carter, although he produced works in many genres.

Edgar Degas is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
Dec. at 83 (1834-1917)
Edgar Degas was a French artist famous for his paintings, sculptures, prints, and drawings. He is especially identified with the subject of dance; more than half of his works depict dancers. He ...more

Edgar Froese is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
age 74
Edgar Willmar Froese was a German artist and electronic music pioneer, best known for founding the electronic music group Tangerine Dream. Although his solo and group recordings prior to 2003 ...more

Edgar Bronfman, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
Dec. at 84 (1929-2013)
Edgar Miles Bronfman was a Canadian-American businessman and philanthropist, He was a notable member of the Bronfman family.

Edgar Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
Dec. at 58 (1890-1948)
Edgar Kennedy is an actor.

Edgar Bronfman, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
age 63
Edgar Bronfman Jr. is a Theater producer.

Edgar Bergen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
Dec. at 75 (1903-1978)
Edgar John Bergen was an American actor, comedian and radio performer, best known for his proficiency in ventriloquism and his characters Charlie McCarthy and Mortimer Snerd. He is also the ...more

Edgar Graham is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
Dec. at 29 (1954-1983)
Edgar Samuel David Graham, MPA, BL, was an Ulster Unionist Party politician and academic from Northern Ireland. He was perceived as a rising star of both legal studies and Unionism until he was ...more

Edgar de Evia is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
Dec. at 93 (1910-2003)
Edgar Domingo Evia y Joutard, known professionally as Edgar de Evia, was a Mexican-born American photographer. In a career that spanned the 1940s through the 1990s, his photography appeared in ...more

Edgar Cayce is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
Dec. at 68 (1877-1945)
Edgar Cayce was an American mystic who allegedly possessed the ability to answer questions on subjects as varied as healing, reincarnation, wars, Atlantis and future events while in a trance. ...more

Edgar Wallace is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
Dec. at 57 (1875-1932)
Richard Horatio Edgar Wallace was an English writer. Born into poverty as an illegitimate London child, Wallace left school at 12. He joined the army at 21 and was a war correspondent during the ...more

Edgar Sampson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
Dec. at 66 (1907-1973)
Edgar Melvin Sampson was a composer, arranger, saxophonist, and violinist. Born in New York City, he started playing violin at age six and picked up the saxophone in high school. Born Edgar ...more

Edgar Johnston is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
Dec. at 92 (1896-1988)
Edgar Charles Johnston DFC was an Australian fighter pilot in World War I, later on a leading member in civil aviation in Australia. He was born in Perth as son of Harry Frederick and Maria ...more

Edgar Adrian, 1st Baron Adrian is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
Dec. at 88 (1889-1977)
Edgar Douglas Adrian, 1st Baron Adrian, OM PRS was an English electrophysiologist and recipient of the 1932 Nobel Prize for Physiology, won jointly with Sir Charles Sherrington for work on the ...more

Edgar McCloughry is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
Dec. at 76 (1896-1972)
Air Vice Marshal Edgar James Kingston-McCloughry CB, CBE, DSO, DFC & Bar, born Edgar James McCloughry, was an Australian fighter pilot and flying ace of the First World War, and a senior ...more

Edgar Meyer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Edgar
age 58
Edgar Meyer is an American bassist, multi-instrumentalist and composer. His styles include classical, bluegrass, newgrass, and jazz. Meyer has worked as a session musician in Nashville, part of ...more