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Even if you're not an avid boxing fan, you probably know who Floyd Mayweather is. Known for his defensive style of fighting and outlandish behavior outside of the ring, Mayweather is the #1 pound for pound fighter in the world, even defeating the legendary Manny Pacquiao in 2015. His father, Floyd Mayweather Sr., is just as big in the world of boxing as well.

Floyd Mayweather Jr. is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
age 41 Floyd Mayweather, Jr. is an American professional boxer. He is currently undefeated as a professional and is a five-division world champion, having won ten world titles and the lineal ...more

Floyd Patterson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 71 (1935-2006) Floyd Patterson was an American professional boxer and former Undisputed Heavyweight Champion. At 21, Patterson became the youngest man to win the world heavyweight title. He was also the first ...more

Floyd Mayweather, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
age 65 Floyd Mayweather Sr. is an American boxing trainer and a welterweight contender during the 1970s and 1980s. Floyd Sr. is known for his defensive ability and overall knowledge of boxing strategy. ...more

Floyd Little is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
age 75 Floyd Douglas Little is a Pro Football Hall of Fame running back, and was a three-time American football All-American running back at Syracuse University. In 1967 he was the 6th selection of the ...more

Floyd Cramer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 64 (1933-1997) Floyd Cramer was an American Hall of Fame pianist who was one of the architects of the "Nashville sound". He was known for his "slip note" piano style, where an out-of-key ...more

Floyd Sneed is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
age 75 Floyd Sneed is a drummer, best known for his work with the band Three Dog Night. Sneed grew up in a musical family, and he became interested in drums at an early age. His first drum kit was a ...more

Floyd Peters is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 72 (1936-2008) Floyd Charles Peters was an American football defensive tackle in the National Football League and went to three Pro Bowls during his 13 year career. He played college football at San Francisco ...more

Floyd Landis is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
age 42 Floyd Landis is a retired American professional road racing cyclist. Landis at first appeared to be the winner of the 2006 Tour de France, before testing positive for performance enhancing ...more

Floyd Speer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 56 (1913-1969) Floyd Vernie Speer was an American professional baseball pitcher. He was born on January 27, 1913, in Booneville, Arkansas. He attended Booneville High School, where he starred in baseball. His ...more

Floyd Kalber is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 80 (1924-2004) Floyd Kalber was a noted American television journalist and anchorman, nicknamed "The Big Tuna."

Floyd Red Crow Westerman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 71 (1936-2007) Floyd "Red Crow" Westerman, also known as Kanghi Duta, was a Sioux musician, political activist, and actor. After establishing a career as a country music singer, later in his life, he ...more

Floyd Womack is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
age 39 Floyd Seneca "Pork Chop" Womack is an American football guard who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the fourth round of the 2001 NFL Draft. He played ...more

Floyd Wedderburn is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Floyd Wedderburn age 41 Floyd E. Wedderburn is a former professional American football player who played guard for three seasons for the Seattle Seahawks. Floyd attended Upper Darby High School, where he lettered in ...more

Floyd Bannister is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
age 62 Floyd Franklin Bannister is a former Major League Baseball left-handed pitcher. During a 15-year baseball career, he pitched for the Houston Astros, Seattle Mariners, Chicago White Sox, Kansas ...more

Floyd Streete is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
age 58 Floyd Anthony Streete is an English former professional footballer who played as a central defender.

Floyd Franks is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Floyd Franks age 33 Floyd Franks is an American soccer player.

Floyd Johnson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 86 (1900-1986) Floyd Johnson, nicknamed "The Auburn Bulldog", was an American heavyweight boxer who was known for his stiff punch. His boxing record comes out to: 38 wins, 13 losses, and 11 draws. In ...more

Floyd Reese is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
age 69 Floyd Reese is a former National Football League executive. From 1994 to 2006, he held the position of general manager of the Tennessee Titans. Reese then served as an analyst on ESPN's NFL ...more

Floyd Crosby is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 86 (1899-1985) Floyd Delafield Crosby, A.S.C. was an American cinematographer.

Floyd Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Floyd Hamilton Floyd Hamilton worked for Bonnie and Clyde before being sent to Alcatraz. Hamilton worked with robbers. CLyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker as their driver and committed crimes with them. As soon as ...more

Floyd K. Haskell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 82 (1916-1998) Floyd Kirk Haskell was an American lawyer and politician. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as a U.S. Senator from Colorado from 1973 to 1979.

Floyd B. Olson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 45 (1891-1936) Floyd Bjørnstjerne Olson was an American politician. He served as the 22nd Governor of Minnesota from January 6, 1931, to August 22, 1936, dying in office of stomach cancer. Olson was a ...more

Floyd Levine is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Floyd Levine is an actor.

Floyd Vivino is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
age 64 Floyd Vivino aka "Uncle Floyd" is an American television, film, and stage performer primarily known for his comedy/variety TV show The Uncle Floyd Show.

Floyd Spence is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 73 (1928-2001) Floyd Davidson Spence was a Republican politician from the U.S. state of South Carolina.

Floyd Abrams is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
age 81 Floyd Abrams is an American attorney at Cahill Gordon & Reindel. He is an expert on constitutional law, and many arguments in the briefs he has written before the United States Supreme Court ...more

Floyd H. Flake is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
age 73 Floyd Harold Flake is the senior pastor of the 23,000 member Greater Allen African Methodist Episcopal Cathedral in Jamaica, Queens, New York, and former president of Wilberforce University. He ...more

Floyd McKissick, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
age 65 Floyd Bixler McKissick, Jr. is a North Carolina attorney and member of the North Carolina Senate. He was appointed to the Senate by Governor Mike Easley on April 18, 2007 to replace the late ...more

Floyd Reifer is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
age 45 Floyd Lamonte Reifer is a Barbadian cricketer. He is a left-handed middle-order batsman and a right-arm medium pace bowler. Reifer has played six Tests and eight One Day Internationals for the ...more

Floyd Tillman is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 89 (1914-2003) Floyd Tillman was an American country musician who, in the 1930s and 1940s, helped create the Western swing and honky tonk genres. Tillman was inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of ...more

Floyd M. Riddick is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 92 (1908-2000) Floyd M. Riddick was a Parliamentarian of the United States Senate from 1964 to 1974, and is most famous for developing Riddick's Senate procedure. He sat immediately below the presiding officer ...more

Floyd Bennett is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 38 (1890-1928) Floyd Bennett was an American aviator, generally credited with piloting Richard E. Byrd to the North Pole in 1926, though the majority of polar experts are now of the opinion that their flight ...more

Floyd Henry Allport is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 88 (1890-1978) Floyd Henry Allport an American psychologist often considered "the father of experimental social psychology", Floyd Henry Allport played a key role in the creation of social psychology ...more

Floyd Collins is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 38 (1887-1925) William Floyd Collins was a cave explorer in central Kentucky, an area that is the location of hundreds of miles of interconnected caves, including the Mammoth Cave National Park. On January 30, ...more

Floyd D. Culbertson, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 81 (1908-1989) Floyd Douglas Culbertson, Jr., was a lawyer in Louisiana, Texas, and Oklahoma, who from 1940 to 1942 was the mayor of his native Minden, the seat of government of Webster Parish in northwestern ...more

Floyd Dell is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Floyd Dell Died at 82 (1887-1969) Floyd James Dell was an American newspaper and magazine editor, literary critic, novelist, playwright, and poet. Dell has been called "one of the most flamboyant, versatile and influential ...more

Floyd Esquibel is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
age 79 Floyd A. Esquibel is an American politician. He is a Democratic member of the Wyoming Senate, representing the 8th district.

Floyd Gottfredson is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 81 (1905-1986) Arthur Floyd Gottfredson was an American cartoonist best known for his defining work on the Mickey Mouse comic strip. He has probably had the same impact on the Mickey Mouse comics as Carl Barks ...more

Floyd Davis is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 68 (1909-1977) Floyd Eldon Davis was the co-winner of the 1941 Indianapolis 500. Floyd Davis drove the first 72 laps of the 1941 race before being replaced by Mauri Rose, who completed the race in the lead. He ...more

Floyd Prozanski is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Floyd Prozanski is a Democratic member of the Oregon State Senate, representing the 4th District, since 2004. He previously served in the Oregon House of Representatives, from 1995 through 2000 ...more

Floyd Council is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 65 (1911-1976) Floyd Council was an American blues guitarist, mandolin player, and singer. He became a well-known practitioner of the Piedmont blues sound from that area, popular throughout the southeastern ...more

Floyd Jackman is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 77 (1885-1962) Floyd Jackman was a cinematographer.

Floyd Norman is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
age 82 Floyd E. Norman is an American animator, writer, and comic book artist. Over the course of his career, Norman has worked for a number of animation companies, among them Walt Disney Animation ...more

Floyd Baker is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 88 (1916-2004) Floyd Wilson Baker was an American third baseman in Major League Baseball who played for the St. Louis Browns, Chicago White Sox, Washington Senators, Boston Red Sox and Philadelphia Phillies. ...more

Floyd Smith is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Died at 78 (1932-2010) Floyd William Smith, Jr., was a businessman from Winnfield, Louisiana, who served as the Democratic mayor of Pineville in Rapides Parish from 1966 to 1970. He was a maternal second cousin of ...more

Floyd Mutrux is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
age 76 Floyd Mutrux is an American stage and film director, writer, producer, and screenwriter.

Floyd Simmons is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Floyd Simmons Died at 85 (1923-2008) Floyd Macon Simmons was an American athlete and actor who competed mainly in the decathlon. He was born in Charlotte, North Carolina. During World War II he was wounded in action in Italy whilst ...more

Floyd Schmoe is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Floyd Schmoe Died at 106 (1895-2001) Floyd W. Schmoe was a Quaker, pacifist and author living in the Seattle, Washington area for most of his life.

Floyd McKissick is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Floyd McKissick Died at 69 (1922-1991) Floyd Bixler McKissick became the first African-American student at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Law School. In 1966 he became leader of CORE, the Congress of Racial ...more

Floyd Roberts is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Floyd
Floyd Roberts Died at 39 (1900-1939) Floyd Marion Roberts was a former Championship Car racing driver from Jamestown, North Dakota. He won the 1938 Indianapolis 500 with a record speed of 117.2 mph. He led for 92 laps. The ...more