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If your name is Eugene, then it turns out your are in great company. Below is our list of the most famous people named Eugene, including pictures when available. How many celebrities named Eugene can you think of? The famous Eugenes below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Eugene, athletes named Eugene, and even political figures named Eugene. The music industry is no stranger to the name Eugene, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.

Which famous people named Eugene are worth mentioning? This list includes American Pie actor Eugene Levy, as well as Eugene O'Neill, Eugene Robinson, and many others. To read more about these notable people named Eugene, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.

Eugene Levy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
age 71 Eugene Levy, CM is a Canadian actor, comedian, producer, director, musician, and writer. He is the only actor to have appeared in all eight of the American Pie films, with his role as Noah ...more

Eugene is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
age 37 Kim Yoo-jin, professionally known in English as Eugene, is a singer, actress, emcee from South Korea. She was a former member of a Korean female idol group called S.E.S., popular in the late ...more

Eugene O'Neill is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 65 (1888-1953) Eugene Gladstone O'Neill was an American playwright and Nobel laureate in Literature. His poetically titled plays were among the first to introduce into American drama techniques of realism ...more

Eugene Robinson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
age 52 Eugene Keefe Robinson is a former professional American football player who played free safety. He played collegiately at Colgate University. In his 16-year NFL career, Robinson played for the ...more

Eugene V. Debs is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 71 (1855-1926) Eugene Victor "Gene" Debs was an American union leader, one of the founding members of the Industrial Workers of the World, and five times the candidate of the Socialist Party of ...more

Eugene Mirman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
age 41 Eugene Boris Mirman is a Russian-born American comedian and writer. Mirman is known for playing Yvgeny Mirminsky on Delocated, and voicing Gene Belcher on the animated comedy Bob's Burgers.

Eugene McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 89 (1916-2005) Eugene Joseph "Gene" McCarthy was an American politician, poet, and a long-time member of the United States Congress from Minnesota. He served in the U.S. House of Representatives from ...more

Eugene Lipscomb is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 32 (1931-1963) Eugene Allen "Gene" Lipscomb was an American football defensive lineman in the National Football League and a professional wrestler. He was known by the nickname "Big

Eugène Ionesco is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 85 (1909-1994) Eugène Ionesco was a Romanian playwright who wrote mostly in French, and one of the foremost figures of the French Avant-garde theatre. Beyond ridiculing the most banal situations, ...more

Eugene Roche is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 76 (1928-2004) Eugene Harrison Roche was an American actor. He was the original "Ajax Man" in 1970s television commercials.

Eugene Wigner is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 93 (1902-1995) Eugene Paul "E. P." Wigner, was a Hungarian American theoretical physicist and mathematician. He received a share of the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1963 "for his contributions to ...more

Eugène Delacroix is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 65 (1798-1863) Ferdinand Victor Eugène Delacroix was a French Romantic artist regarded from the outset of his career as the leader of the French Romantic school. Delacroix's use of expressive ...more

Eugène Deloncle is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 54 (1890-1944) Eugène Deloncle was a French engineer and Fascist leader, and the adoptive father of Jacques Corrèze. A graduate of the École Polytechnique, Deloncle worked for the French ...more

Eugene Hütz is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
age 43 Eugene Hütz is a Ukrainian-born singer, composer, DJ, and actor, most notable as the frontman of the Gypsy punk band Gogol Bordello.

Eugene Pallette is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 65 (1889-1954) Eugene William Pallette was an American actor. He appeared in over 240 silent era and sound era motion pictures between 1913 and 1946. After an early career as a slender leading man, Pallette ...more

Eugène Ysaÿe is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 73 (1858-1931) Eugène Ysaÿe was a Belgian violinist, composer and conductor. He was regarded as "The King of the Violin", or, as Nathan Milstein put it, the "tsar".

Eugene Domingo is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
age 46 Eugene Domingo is a Filipino film and theater actress, comedienne and host. She has performed in lead and supporting roles and in various genres of the film industry. She was popularly known as ...more

Eugene Ormandy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 86 (1899-1985) Eugene Ormandy was a Hungarian-born conductor and violinist who became internationally famous as the music director and conductor of the Philadelphia Orchestra. The maestro's 44-year-long ...more

Eugene Merle Shoemaker is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 69 (1928-1997) Eugene Merle Shoemaker, also known as Gene Shoemaker, was an American geologist and one of the founders of the field of planetary science. He is best known for co-discovering the Comet ...more

Eugène Viollet-le-Duc is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 65 (1814-1879) Eugène Emmanuel Viollet-le-Duc was a French architect and theorist, famous for his interpretive "restorations" of medieval buildings. Born in Paris, he was a major Gothic ...more

Eugene Chadbourne is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
age 64 Eugene Chadbourne is an American improvisor, guitarist and banjoist. Highly eclectic and unconventional, Chadbourne's most formative influence is free jazz. He has also been a reviewer for ...more

Eugène Criqui is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 84 (1893-1977) Eugène Criqui was a French boxer who held the world featherweight title in 1923.

Eugene Daniel is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
age 54 Eugene Daniel, Jr. is a former professional American football cornerback who played 14 seasons in the NFL for the Indianapolis Colts and Baltimore Ravens from 1984 to 1997. Daniel attended ...more

Eugene Izotov is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
age 45 Eugene Izotov is a Russian-born oboist and recording artist. He is currently the Principal Oboist of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra appointed by Daniel Barenboim in 2005. First Russian-born ...more

Eugene Schmitz is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 64 (1864-1928) Eugene Edward Schmitz was an American politician and the 26th mayor of San Francisco, who became notorious for his conviction by a jury on charges of corruption.

Eugene Lipinski is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
age 61 Eugene Lipinski is a British actor and screenwriter. He was born in Wansford Camp, Cambridgeshire and raised in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada. He began acting at the age of twelve in amateur ...more

Eugene Genovese is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 82 (1930-2012) Eugene Dominic Genovese was an American historian of the American South and American slavery. He has been noted for bringing a Marxist perspective to the study of power, class and relations ...more

Eugene Pitt is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
age 80 Eugene Sampson Pitt born November 6, 1937 in Brooklyn, New York, USA was the founding member of The Jive Five. He first formed a group with some schoolfriends in 1954 called the Genies, in which ...more

Eugene Rittich is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 78 (1928-2006) Eugene Rittich was a Canadian musician who taught horn, chamber music, conducting and ensemble master classes and seminars for over 30 years in Canada, the United States, Japan, Australia and ...more

Eugene Clark is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
age 60 Eugene Clark is an American film and television actor.

Eugene Volokh is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
age 50 Eugene Volokh is an American law professor, the Gary T. Schwartz Professor of Law at the UCLA School of Law. He publishes the blog "The Volokh Conspiracy". He is an academic affiliate ...more

Eugene Burger is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
age 78 Eugene Burger is an American magician. He was born in 1939 and is based in Chicago, Illinois. He is reputed for his close-up skills and his work in mentalism and bizarre magic. He is also a ...more

Eugene England is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 68 (1933-2001) George Eugene England, Jr., usually credited as Eugene England, was a Mormon writer, teacher, and scholar. He founded Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought, the oldest independent journal in ...more

Eugene Cernan is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
age 84 Eugene Andrew "Gene" Cernan, is a former American naval officer and aviator, electrical engineer, aeronautical engineer, fighter pilot, and NASA astronaut. He has been into space three ...more

Eugene Dennis is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 56 (1905-1961) Francis Xavier Waldron, best known by the pseudonym Eugene Dennis and Tim Ryan was an American communist politician and union organizer, best remembered as the long-time leader of the Communist ...more

Eugene Jackson is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 85 (1916-2001) Eugene W. Jackson, II was an American former child actor who was a regular of the Our Gang short series during the silent Pathé era.

Eugene Burton Ely is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 25 (1886-1911) Eugene Burton Ely was an aviation pioneer, credited with the first shipboard aircraft take off and landing.

Eugene Istomin is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 78 (1925-2003) Eugene George Istomin was an American pianist. He was famous for his work in a piano trio in which he collaborated with Isaac Stern and Leonard Rose.

Eugene Amano is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
age 36 Eugene Philip Amano is a former American football offensive lineman. Playing for the Tennessee Titans from 2004 to 2013, he replaced eight-time All-Pro selection Kevin Mawae as starting center ...more

Eugène Atget is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Eugène Atget Died at 70 (1857-1927) Eugène Atget was a French flâneur and a pioneer of documentary photography, noted for his determination to document all of the architecture and street scenes of Paris before their ...more

Eugene Jarecki is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Eugene Jarecki is an American author and a dramatic and documentary filmmaker based in New York. His works include Why We Fight, The Trials of Henry Kissinger, Reagan, Freakonomics, Quest of the ...more

Eugene James is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 20 (1913-1933) Eugene James was an American Thoroughbred horse racing jockey. Born in Louisville, Kentucky, James was a very promising young jockey who began racing in 1930 at age seventeen. According to TIME ...more

Eugene Simon is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
age 25 Eugene Michael Simon is an English actor and fashion model best known for his roles as Jerome Clarke in the television series House of Anubis and Lancel Lannister in Game of Thrones. Simon went ...more

Eugène Bozza is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 86 (1905-1991) Eugène Joseph Bozza was a French contemporary composer and violinist. He remains one of the most prolific composers of chamber music for wind instruments. Bozza’s large ensemble work ...more

Eugene Byrd is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
age 42 Eugene Byrd is an American actor. Byrd was born and raised in Philadelphia, where he graduated from Greene Street Friends School in 1989 and The Crefeld School in 1993. He began acting as a ...more

Eugene Rousseau is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Eugene Rousseau age 85 Eugene Rousseau is an American classical saxophonist. He plays mainly the alto and soprano saxophones. He studied at the Paris conservatory on a Fulbright grant with Marcel Mule in 1962. ...more

Eugène Ketterer is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Eugène Ketterer Died at 39 (1831-1870) Eugène Ketterer was a French composer and pianist. In early youth he was a student at the Paris Conservatoire, where he won Second Prize for solfege in 1847 and a premier accessit in ...more

Eugene Walter is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Died at 77 (1921-1998) Eugene Ferdinand Walter, Jr. was an American screenwriter, poet, short-story author, actor, puppeteer, gourmet chef, cryptographer, translator, editor, costume designer and well-known raconteur. ...more

Eugene Forde is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Eugene Forde Died at 88 (1898-1986) Eugene Forde was an American film director.

Eugene Katchalov is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Eugene
Eugene Katchalov age 37 Eugene Katchalov is a American professional poker player raised in Brooklyn, New York since age 10. He currently ranks #63 on the Global poker index, and has been ranked as high as number two. ...more