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

You definitely know Eric Clapton's music. "White Room" and "Sunshine of Your Love" was a just two of his band Cream's hits. He's considered one of the greatest guitarists of all time and has received 18 Grammy's.

Eric Dickerson, on the other hand, was an athlete. The now retired running back played for the NFL. He was elected into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Eric Clapton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 73
Eric Patrick Clapton, CBE, is an English musician, singer-songwriter and guitarist. He is the only three-time inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: once as a solo artist and separately as ...more

Erik Karlsson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 28
Erik Sven Gunnar Karlsson is a Swedish professional ice hockey player who currently serves as captain of the Ottawa Senators of the National Hockey League. He was selected by the Senators in the ...more

Eric Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 58
Eric Demetric Dickerson is a former American college and professional football player who was a running back in the National Football League for eleven seasons during the 1980s and 1990s. ...more

Eric Bana is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 50
Eric Bana is an Australian actor. He began his career as a comedian in the sketch comedy series Full Frontal before gaining critical recognition in the biographical film Chopper. After a decade ...more

Eric Gryba is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 30
Eric David Gryba is a Canadian professional ice hockey player. Gryba plays for the Ottawa Senators of the National Hockey League. Gryba was selected by the Senators in the third round of the ...more

Erik Condra is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 32
Erik Paul Condra is an American professional ice hockey player. Condra is a member of the Ottawa Senators of the National Hockey League. Condra played for the University of Notre Dame in the ...more

Eric Cantona is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 52
Éric Daniel Pierre Cantona is a French actor and former international footballer for the French national team. He played for Auxerre, Martigues, Marseille, Bordeaux, Montpellier, ...more

Eric Bledsoe is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 29
Eric Bledsoe is an American professional basketball player for the Milwaukee Bucks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was selected by the Oklahoma City Thunder with the 18th ...more

Eric Dane is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 46
Eric Dane is an American actor. After appearing in television roles throughout the 2000s, he became known for playing Dr. Mark "McSteamy" Sloan on the medical drama television series ...more

Eric Prydz is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 42
Eric Sheridan Prydz, also known by his stage names Pryda and Cirez D, is a Swedish DJ and producer based in Los Angeles, California.

Eric Gordon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 30
Eric Ambrose Gordon, Jr. is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association. In high school, he was named "Mr. ...more

Erik Per Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 27
Erik Per Sullivan is an American actor best known for his role as Dewey, the younger brother to middle child Malcolm, on the Fox series Malcolm in the Middle, which was on air for six years.

Eric Idle is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 75
Eric Idle is an English comedian, actor, author, singer, writer and comedic composer. Idle is a member of the English surreal comedy group Monty Python, a member of the Rutles on Saturday Night ...more

Eric Decker is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 31
Eric Thomas Decker is an American football wide receiver for the New York Jets of the National Football League. Decker was drafted by the Denver Broncos in the third round, 87th overall pick of ...more

Eric Roberts is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 62
Eric Anthony Roberts is an American actor. His career began with King of the Gypsies, earning a Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Actor Debut. He earned both a Golden Globe and Academy ...more

Eric Holder is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 68
Eric Himpton Holder, Jr. is the 82nd Attorney General of the United States, in office since 2009. Holder, serving in the administration of President Barack Obama, is the first African American ...more

Eric Stoltz is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 57
Eric Stoltz is an American actor, director and producer. He is known for playing the role of Rocky Dennis in the biographical drama film Mask, which earned him the nomination for a Golden Globe ...more

Eric Christian Olsen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 41
Eric Christian Olsen is an American actor. He is perhaps best known for his portrayals of Detective Marty Deeks on the CBS television series NCIS: Los Angeles, and of Austin in the film Not ...more

Eric Hosmer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 29
Eric John Hosmer (born October 24, 1989) is an American professional baseball first baseman for the San Diego Padres of Major League Baseball (MLB). He played in MLB for the Kansas City Royals ...more

Eric Johnson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 64
Eric Johnson is an American guitarist, songwriter, and vocalist from Austin, Texas. Best known for his electric guitar skills, Johnson is also a highly proficient acoustic, lap steel, resonator, ...more

Eric Balfour is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 41
Eric Salter Balfour is an American actor and singer. He is the lead singer of Born As Ghosts, formerly known as Fredalba. His roles include Milo Pressman on the action-thriller TV series 24 and ...more

Erik Lamela is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 26
Érik Manuel Lamela is an Argentine footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder or winger for Tottenham Hotspur and the Argentina national team. He is known for his exceptional ...more

Eric Burdon is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 77
Eric Victor Burdon is an English singer-songwriter best known as a member and vocalist of rock band the Animals and for his aggressive stage performance. He was ranked 57th in Rolling Stone's ...more

Eric Carr is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Dec. at 41 (1950-1991)
Eric Carr was an American musician, best known as the drummer for the rock band Kiss from 1980 to 1991. Caravello was selected as the new Kiss drummer after Peter Criss left, when he chose the ...more

Éric Gagné is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Eric
age 43
Éric Serge Gagné is a Canadian former professional baseball pitcher. Signing with the Los Angeles Dodgers of Major League Baseball as a free agent in 1995, Gagné began his ...more