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Have you ever realized how many famous people named Edmond there are? We put together this list of celebrities named Edmond to show that Edmonds have a lot of good representation for their names. Some of the famous Edmonds on this list might spell their name as Edmund, so this list also includes famous people named Edmund. From actors named Edmond to athletes named Edmond, this list should include the most notable people whose name is Edmond. This list includes well-known Edmonds like serial killer Edmund Kemper, American actor Edmond O'Brien, and American novelist Edmund White.
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Edmund Kemper is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Age: 70

Birthplace: Burbank, California

Edmund Emil Kemper III (born December 18, 1948) is an American serial killer and necrophile who murdered ten people, including his paternal grandparents and mother. He is noted for his large ...more

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Edmond O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 70 (1915-1985)

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Edmond O'Brien (September 10, 1915 – May 9, 1985) was an American actor who appeared in more than 100 films from the 1940s to the 1970s, often playing character parts. He received the Academy ...more
Edmund White is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Age: 79

Birthplace: Cincinnati, Ohio

Edmund Valentine White III (born January 13, 1940) is an American novelist, memoirist, and an essayist on literary and social topics. Much of his writing is on the theme of same-sex love. His ...more

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Edmund Burke is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 68 (1729-1797)

Birthplace: Dublin, Republic of Ireland

Edmund Burke (; 12 January [NS] 1729 – 9 July 1797) was an Anglo-Irish statesman and philosopher. Born in Dublin, Burke served as a member of parliament (MP) between 1766 and 1794 in the House ...more
Edmund Husserl is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 79 (1859-1938)

Birthplace: Prostějov, Czech Republic

Edmund Gustav Albrecht Husserl ( HUUSS-url, also US: HOO-surl, HUUSS-ər-əl, German: [ˈʔɛtmʊnt ˈhʊsɐl]; 8 April 1859 – 27 April 1938) was a German philosopher who established the school of ...more
Edmund Muskie is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 82 (1914-1996)

Birthplace: Rumford, Maine, United States of America

Edmund Sixtus Muskie (March 28, 1914 – March 26, 1996) was an American politician who served as the 58th United States Secretary of State under President Jimmy Carter, a United States Senator ...more
Edmund Spenser is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 47 (1552-1599)

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Edmund Spenser (; 1552/1553 – 13 January 1599) was an English poet best known for The Faerie Queene, an epic poem and fantastical allegory celebrating the Tudor dynasty and Elizabeth I. He is ...more

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Edmund Gwenn is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 82 (1877-1959)

Birthplace: England, London

Edmund Gwenn (born Edmund John Kellaway, 26 September 1877 – 6 September 1959) was an English actor. On film, he is perhaps best remembered for his role as Kris Kringle in the Christmas film ...more

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Edmond Rostand is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 50 (1868-1918)

Birthplace: Marseille, France

Edmond Eugène Alexis Rostand (UK: , US: , French: [ɛdmɔ̃ ʁɔstɑ̃]; 1 April 1868 – 2 December 1918) was a French poet and dramatist. He is associated with neo-romanticism and is known best ...more

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Edmond James de Rothschi... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 89 (1845-1934)

Birthplace: Boulogne-Billancourt, France

Baron Abraham Edmond Benjamin James de Rothschild (19 August 1845 – 2 November 1934) was a French member of the Rothschild banking family. A strong supporter of Zionism, his large donations lent ...more
Edmund Hillary is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 89 (1919-2008)

Birthplace: DVD Region 4, Oceania, Greater Auckland, New Zealand

Sir Edmund Percival Hillary (20 July 1919 – 11 January 2008) was a New Zealand mountaineer, explorer, and philanthropist. On 29 May 1953, Hillary and Nepalese Sherpa mountaineer Tenzing Norgay ...more
Edmund Allenby, 1st Visc... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 75 (1861-1936)

Birthplace: Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom

Field Marshal Edmund Henry Hynman Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby, (23 April 1861 – 14 May 1936) was an English soldier and British Imperial Governor. He fought in the Second Boer War and also in ...more
Edmund Purdom is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 85 (1924-2009)

Birthplace: Welwyn Garden City, England

Edmund Anthony Cutlar Purdom (19 December 1926 – 1 January 2009) was an English actor, voice artist, and director. He worked first on stage in Britain, performing various works by Shakespeare, ...more
Edmund O. Schweitzer, II... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Age: 72

Birthplace: Evanston, Illinois

Edmund O. Schweitzer III (born 1947, Evanston, Illinois) is an electrical engineer, inventor, and founder of Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL). Schweitzer launched SEL in 1982 in ...more
Edmund Lowe is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 81 (1890-1971)

Birthplace: San Jose, USA, California

Edmund Dantes Lowe (March 3, 1890 – April 21, 1971) was an American actor. His formative experience began in vaudeville and silent film.
Edmond François V... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 57 (1828-1885)

Birthplace: Dieuze, France

Edmond François Valentin About (14 February 1828 – 16 January 1885) was a French novelist, publicist and journalist.
Edmond Hall is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 66 (1901-1967)

Birthplace: Reserve, Louisiana

Edmond Hall (May 15, 1901 – February 11, 1967) was an American jazz clarinetist and bandleader. Over his long career Hall worked extensively with many top performers as both a sideman and ...more

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Edmund Randolph is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 60 (1753-1813)

Birthplace: Williamsburg, Virginia, USA

Edmund Jennings Randolph (August 10, 1753 – September 12, 1813) was an American attorney and politician. He was the seventh Governor of Virginia, and as a delegate from Virginia, attended the ...more
Edmond Halley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 86 (1656-1742)

Birthplace: Haggerston, London, United Kingdom

Edmond (or Edmund) Halley, FRS (; 8 November [O.S. 29 October] 1656 – 25 January 1742 [O.S. 14 January 1741]) was an English astronomer, geophysicist, mathematician, meteorologist, and ...more

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Edmund Zalinski is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 60 (1849-1909)

Birthplace: Greater Poland Voivodeship, Europe, Poland, Poznań County, Kórnik, + more

Edmund Louis Gray Zalinski, (December 13, 1849 – March 11, 1909) was a Polish-born American soldier, military engineer and inventor. He is best known for the development of the pneumatic ...more
Edmund John is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 34 (1883-1917)

Birthplace: United Kingdom

Edmund John (27 November 1883 – 28 February 1917) was a British poet of the Uranian poetry school. His verses were modeled on the Symbolist poetry of Algernon Charles Swinburne and other earlier ...more
Edmund Cobb is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 82 (1892-1974)

Birthplace: Albuquerque, USA, New Mexico

Edmund Fessenden Cobb (June 23, 1892 – August 15, 1974) was an American actor. He appeared in 623 films between 1912 and 1966.
Edmund Phelps is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Age: 85

Birthplace: Evanston, Illinois

Edmund Strother Phelps (born July 26, 1933) is an American economist and the recipient of the 2006 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences. Early in his career, he became known for his ...more
Edmund Wilson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 77 (1895-1972)

Birthplace: Red Bank, New Jersey

Edmund Wilson (May 8, 1895 – June 12, 1972) was an American writer and critic who explored Freudian and Marxist themes. He influenced many American authors, including F. Scott Fitzgerald, whose ...more
Edmund Breese is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Edmond
Dec. at 65 (1871-1936)

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Edmund Breese (June 18, 1871 – April 6, 1936) was an American stage and film actor of the silent era.