Celebrities Famous People Named Edwin  

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

Unlike some names, people named Edwin are quite varied when it comes to profession. The men with the name are as varied as astronomer Edwin Hubble, after whom the telescope is named and Edwin Moses, who was unbeatable in the 400-meter hurdle between 1977 and 1987. The most infamous man named Edwin has the last name Booth; he was a celebrated 19th century actor who's brother went on to assassinate Abraham Lincoln.
 

Edwin van der Sar is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
age 48 Edwin van der Sar OON is a Dutch former footballer who played as a goalkeeper for Ajax, Juventus, Fulham and Manchester United. He is the most capped player in the Netherlands national team's ...more

Edwin Encarnacion is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
age 36 Edwin Elpidio Encarnación is a Dominican professional baseball first baseman and designated hitter for the Toronto Blue Jays of Major League Baseball. He stands 6 ft 1 in and weighs 230

Edwin Hubble is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
Dec. at 64 (1889-1953) Edwin Powell Hubble was an American astronomer who played a crucial role in establishing the field of extragalactic astronomy and is generally regarded as one of the most important observational ...more

Edwin Arlington Robinson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
Dec. at 66 (1869-1935) Edwin Arlington Robinson was an American poet and sonnet writer who won three Pulitzer Prizes for his work.

Edwin Moses is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
age 63 Edwin Corley Moses is an American former track and field athlete, who won gold medals in the 400 m hurdles at the 1976 and 1984 Olympics. Between 1977 and 1987, Moses won 107 consecutive finals ...more

Edwin Fischer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
Edwin Fischer was a Swiss classical pianist and conductor. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest interpreters of traditional Germanic repertoire of the twentieth century, and one of the ...more

Edwin Newman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
Dec. at 91 (1919-2010) Edwin Harold Newman was an American newscaster, journalist, and author. After beginning his career with the wire services and serving in the U.S. Navy during World War II, Newman worked in radio ...more

Edwin Howard Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
Dec. at 64 (1890-1954) Edwin Howard Armstrong was an American electrical engineer and inventor. He has been called "the most prolific and influential inventor in radio history". He invented the regenerative ...more

Edwin Rosario is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
Dec. at 34 (1963-1997) Edwin "El Chapo" Rosario was a Puerto Rican boxer. He won the lightweight championship three times, as the WBC lightweight champion, and the WBA champion and. After moving up to the ...more

Edwin Booth is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
Dec. at 60 (1833-1893) Edwin Thomas Booth was a famous 19th-century American actor who toured throughout America and the major capitals of Europe, performing Shakespearean plays. In 1869 he founded Booth's Theatre in ...more

Edwin O'Connor is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
Dec. at 50 (1918-1968) Edwin O'Connor was an American journalist, novelist, and radio commentator who won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction during 1962 for his novel The Edge of Sadness. His ancestry was Irish, and his ...more

Edwin Starr is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
Dec. at 61 (1942-2003) Edwin Starr was an American soul music singer. Starr is famous for his Norman Whitfield-produced Motown singles of the 1970s, most notably the number one hit "War". Starr was born in ...more

Edwin Jackson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
age 35 Edwin Jackson is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Chicago Cubs of Major League Baseball. Jackson has played for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Tampa Bay Devil Rays / Rays, Detroit ...more

Edwin Morgan is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
Dec. at 90 (1920-2010) Edwin George Morgan OBE FRSE was a Scottish poet and translator who was associated with the Scottish Renaissance. He is widely recognised as one of the foremost Scottish poets of the 20th ...more

Edwin H. Land is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
Dec. at 82 (1909-1991) Edwin Herbert Land, ForMemRS, FRPS, Hon.MRI was an American scientist and inventor, best known as the co-founder of the Polaroid Corporation. Among other things, he invented inexpensive filters ...more

Edwin Hodge is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
age 34 Edwin Martel Basil Hodge is an American actor. Hodge is the older brother of actor Aldis Hodge.

Edwin Edwards is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
age 91 Edwin Washington Edwards is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who served as the U.S. Representative for Louisiana's 7th congressional district from 1965 to 1972 and as ...more

Edwin Cameron is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
age 66 Edwin Cameron is a Justice of South Africa’s highest court, the Constitutional Court. He is also well known for his HIV/AIDS and gay-rights activism.

Edwin McMillan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
Dec. at 84 (1907-1991) Edwin Mattison McMillan was an American physicist and Nobel laureate credited with being the first ever to produce a transuranium element. He shared the Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Glenn ...more

Edwin Valero is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
Dec. at 29 (1981-2010) Edwin Valero was a Venezuelan professional boxer. He was born in Bolero Alto, and raised in El Vigía. Valero was an undefeated southpaw boxer and former two weight world champion who ...more

Edwin Maher is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
Edwin Maher is a New Zealand-born TV journalist who now works for CCTV International in Beijing. Maher established his broadcast career in Australia, working many minor roles, particularly as a ...more

Edwin Gillette is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
Dec. at 94 (1909-2003) Edwin "Ted" Gillette was a cameraman and inventor notable for the development of the Syncro-Vox technique of limited animation, which was used in the series Clutch Cargo.

Edwin R. Fellows is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
Dec. at 80 (1865-1945) Edwin R. Fellows was an American inventor and entrepreneur from Torrington, Connecticut who designed and built a new type of gear shaper in 1896 and, with the mentoring of James Hartness, left ...more

Edwin Mulitalo is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
age 44 Edwin Moliki Mulitalo is a former American football guard. He was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens in the fourth round of the 1999 NFL Draft. He played college football at Arizona. Mulitalo ...more

Edwin Emmanuel Bradford is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Edwin
Dec. at 84 (1860-1944) The Reverend Edwin Emmanuel Bradford was an English clergyman and Uranian poet and novelist. He attended Exeter College, Oxford, received his B.A. in 1884, and was awarded a D.D. He was vicar of ...more