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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
Eric Clapton 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

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Erik Karlsson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Erik Karlsson 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
Eric Dickerson 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
Eric Bana 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 crime film Chopper. After a ...more

Eric Gryba is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Gryba 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
Erik Condra 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
Eric Cantona 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
Eric Bledsoe Eric Bledsoe is an American professional basketball guard who currently plays for the Phoenix Suns of the National Basketball Association. He was selected by the Oklahoma City Thunder with the ...more

Eric Dane is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Dane 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
Eric Prydz 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
Eric Gordon Eric Ambrose Gordon, Jr. is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the New Orleans Pelicans of the National Basketball Association. In high school, he was named ...more

Erik Per Sullivan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Erik Per Sullivan 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
Eric Idle 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
Eric Decker 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
Eric Roberts 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

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Eric Holder is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Holder 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
Eric Stoltz 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
Eric Christian Olsen 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
Eric Hosmer Eric John Hosmer is an American League first baseman that plays for the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball. He has played for the Royals since making his MLB debut on May 6, 2011. A ...more

Eric Johnson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Johnson 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
Eric Balfour 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
Erik Lamela 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
Eric Burdon Eric Victor Burdon is an English singer-songwriter best known as a member and vocalist of rock band the Animals and the funk band War and for his aggressive stage performance. He was ranked 57th ...more

Eric Carr is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Carr 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
Éric Gagné 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

Eric Lindros is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Lindros Eric Bryan Lindros is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey player. Lindros played junior hockey in the OHL for the Oshawa Generals prior to being chosen first overall in the 1991 NHL Entry ...more

Eric Cantor is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Cantor Eric Ivan Cantor is an American politician, lawyer and businessman, who served as the United States representative for Virginia's 7th congressional district from 2001 to 2014. A member of the ...more

Eric Stonestreet is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Stonestreet Eric Allen Stonestreet is an American actor, best known for his starring role as Cameron Tucker on the ABC comedy Modern Family. Stonestreet has received critical acclaim for his performance on ...more

Eric Church is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Church Kenneth Eric Church, known professionally as Eric Church, is an American country music singer-songwriter. Signed to Capitol Records since 2005, he has since released a total of four studio ...more

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Eric Staal is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Staal Eric Craig Staal is a Canadian ice hockey player and the captain of the Carolina Hurricanes of the National Hockey League. Eric is the oldest of the Staal brothers, which include teammates ...more

Erik Estrada is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Erik Estrada Henry Enrique "Erik" Estrada is an American actor and police officer, known for his co-starring lead role in the 1977–1983 television series CHiPs. He later became known for his work ...more

Eric B. & Rakim is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric B. & Rakim Eric B. & Rakim were a hip hop duo from Long Island, New York, composed of DJ Eric B. and MC Rakim. Tom Terrell of NPR called them "the most influential DJ/MC combo in contemporary pop ...more

Eric Berry is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Berry James Eric Berry, nicknamed "The Fifth Dimension, " is an American football safety for the Kansas City Chiefs of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Chiefs fifth ...more

Eric Davis is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Davis Eric Keith Davis is a former center fielder for several Major League Baseball teams. Davis was 21 years old when he broke into the big leagues on May 19, 1984 with the Cincinnati Reds, the team ...more

Eric Bischoff is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Bischoff Eric Aaron Bischoff is an American entrepreneur, television producer, professional wrestling booker, on-screen personality and occasional wrestler. He is best known for serving as Executive ...more

Eric Weddle is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Weddle Eric Steven Weddle is an American football safety for the San Diego Chargers of the National Football League. He played college football for the University of Utah and was recognized as a ...more

Érik Morales is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Érik Morales Érik Isaac Morales Elvira is a retired Mexican professional boxer. He is the first Mexican-born boxer in history to win world titles in four different weight classes. He is a former WBC ...more

Eric Chavez is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Chavez Eric Cesar Chavez is an American former professional baseball third baseman. He played in Major League Baseball for the Oakland Athletics, New York Yankees, and Arizona Diamondbacks. Chavez won ...more

Eric Winter is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Winter Eric Barrett Winter is an American actor and former fashion model. He is known for his television roles as Rex Brady on the NBC daytime soap opera Days of Our Lives, as well as for recurring ...more

Eric Wareheim is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Wareheim Eric Alexander Wareheim is an American actor, comedian, writer, director and musician. He is one half of the comedy troupe Tim & Eric. Wareheim, along with Tim Heidecker, created the ...more

Eric Dolphy is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Dolphy Eric Allan Dolphy, Jr. was an American jazz alto saxophonist, flautist, and bass clarinetist. On a few occasions, he also played the clarinet, and piccolo. Dolphy was one of several ...more

Erik Satie is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Erik Satie Éric Alfred Leslie Satie – he signed his name Erik Satie after 1884 – was a French composer and pianist. Satie was a colourful figure in the early 20th century Parisian avant-garde. His ...more

Eric Young is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Young Jeremy Fritz is a Canadian professional wrestler and television personality, best known under his ring name Eric Young. He currently performs for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. He is also the ...more

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Eric Alexander is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Alexander Eric Alexander is an American soccer player who currently plays for the Montreal Impact in Major League Soccer.

Eric Allen is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Allen Eric Andre Allen is a former professional American football cornerback who played in the National Football League for the Philadelphia Eagles, New Orleans Saints, and Oakland Raiders from 1988 ...more

Eric McCormack is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric McCormack Eric James McCormack is a Canadian/American actor, musician, and writer. Born in Toronto, he began his acting career performing in high school plays. He left Ryerson University in 1985 to accept ...more

Eric the Midget is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric the Midget Eric Shaun Lynch, better known as Eric the Midget and later Eric the Actor, was a member of The Howard Stern Show's Wack Pack. Lynch was 3 ft 0 in tall, weighed 85 lb, and used a motorized ...more

Eric Singer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Singer Eric Singer is an American hard rock and heavy metal drummer for the rock band Kiss. He has also had other collaborations such as with Black Sabbath, Alice Cooper, Lita Ford, Badlands, Gary ...more

Eric Metcalf is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Metcalf Eric Quinn Metcalf is a former American football running back, wide receiver and return specialist who played in the National Football League for the Cleveland Browns, Atlanta Falcons, San Diego ...more

Eric Young is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Eric
Eric Young Eric Orlando Young Sr. is a former Major League Baseball second baseman and left fielder. He played college baseball and college football for Rutgers University. He resides in New Brunswick, New ...more