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Famous People Named Floyd

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

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.
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  • Floyd Mayweather Jr.

    BirthplaceGrand Rapids, Michigan, United States of America

    Floyd Joy Mayweather Jr. (né Sinclair; born February 24, 1977) is an American professional... more on Wikipedia

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  • Floyd Patterson

    Floyd Patterson

    Dec. at 71 (1935-2006)

    BirthplaceWaco, North Carolina, United States of America

    Floyd Patterson (January 4, 1935 – May 11, 2006) was an American professional boxer who... more on Wikipedia

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  • Floyd Mayweather, Sr.

    BirthplaceAmory, Mississippi

    Floyd Mayweather Sr. (born October 19, 1952) is an American former professional boxer who... more on Wikipedia
  • Floyd Little

    Floyd Little

    Age: 78

    BirthplaceNew Haven, Connecticut

    Floyd Douglas Little (born July 4, 1942) is a retired American football halfback, and was a... more on Wikipedia

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  • Floyd Cramer

    Floyd Cramer

    Dec. at 64 (1933-1997)

    BirthplaceShreveport, Louisiana, United States of America

    Floyd Cramer (October 27, 1933 – December 31, 1997) was an American Hall of Fame pianist who... more on Wikipedia

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  • Floyd Sneed

    BirthplaceCalgary, Canada

    Floyd Chester Sneed (November 22, 1942) is a Canadian drummer, best known for his work with... more on Wikipedia
  • Floyd Peters

    Floyd Peters

    Dec. at 72 (1936-2008)

    BirthplaceCouncil Bluffs, Iowa

    Floyd Charles Peters (May 21, 1936 – August 18, 2008) was an American football defensive... more on Wikipedia

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  • Floyd Landis

    BirthplaceFarmersville, Pennsylvania

    Floyd Landis (born October 14, 1975) is an American former professional road racing cyclist.... more on Wikipedia
  • Floyd Speer

    Dec. at 56 (1913-1969)

    BirthplaceBooneville, Arkansas

    Vernie Floyd Speer was an American professional baseball pitcher. He was born on January 27,... more on Wikipedia
  • Floyd Kalber

    Floyd Kalber

    Dec. at 80 (1924-2004)

    BirthplaceOmaha, Nebraska, United States of America

    Floyd Kalber (December 23, 1924 – May 13, 2004) was an American television journalist and... more on Wikipedia
  • Floyd Red Crow Westerman

    Floyd Red Crow Westerman

    Dec. at 71 (1936-2007)

    BirthplaceUSA, Lake Traverse Indian Reservation

    Floyd Westerman, also known as Kanghi Duta i.e. "Red Crow" in Dakota (August 17, 1936 –... more on Wikipedia
  • Floyd Womack

    BirthplaceCleveland, Mississippi

    Floyd Seneca "Pork Chop" Womack (born November 15, 1978) is a former American football guard.... more on Wikipedia
  • Floyd Wedderburn

    Floyd Wedderburn

    Age: 44

    BirthplaceKingston, Jamaica

    Floyd E. Wedderburn (born May 5, 1976) is a former professional American football player who... more on Wikipedia
  • BirthplacePierre, South Dakota

    Floyd Franklin Bannister (born June 10, 1955) is a former Major League Baseball left-handed... more on Wikipedia
  • Floyd Streete

    BirthplaceJamaica

    Floyd Anthony Streete (born 5 May 1959) is an English former professional footballer who... more on Wikipedia
  • Floyd Franks

    Floyd Franks

    Age: 36

    BirthplaceVestavia Hills, Alabama

    Floyd Franks (born April 5, 1984) is an American soccer player.
  • Floyd Johnson

    Dec. at 86 (1900-1986)
    Floyd Johnson (23 July 1900, Des Moines, Iowa – 1 June 1986), nicknamed "The Auburn Bulldog",... more on Wikipedia
  • Floyd Reese (born August 8, 1948) is a former National Football League (NFL) executive. From... more on Wikipedia
  • Floyd Crosby

    Dec. at 86 (1899-1985)

    BirthplaceWest Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    Floyd Delafield Crosby, A.S.C. (December 12, 1899 – September 30, 1985) was an Academy Award... more on Wikipedia
  • Floyd Hamilton

    Floyd Hamilton worked for Bonnie and Clyde before being sent to Alcatraz. Hamilton worked with...
  • Floyd K. Haskell

    Floyd K. Haskell

    Dec. at 82 (1916-1998)

    BirthplaceMorristown, New Jersey, United States of America

    Floyd Kirk Haskell (February 7, 1916 – August 25, 1998) was an American lawyer and politician.... more on Wikipedia
  • Floyd B. Olson

    Floyd B. Olson

    Dec. at 45 (1891-1936)

    BirthplaceMinneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

    Floyd Bjørnstjerne Olson (November 13, 1891 – August 22, 1936) was an American politician and... more on Wikipedia
  • Floyd Levine is an actor.
  • BirthplacePaterson, New Jersey, USA

    Floyd Vivino (born October 19, 1951), also known as Uncle Floyd, is an American television,... more on Wikipedia
  • Floyd Spence

    Floyd Spence

    Dec. at 73 (1928-2001)

    BirthplaceColumbia, South Carolina, United States of America

    Floyd Davidson Spence (April 9, 1928 – August 16, 2001) was an American attorney and a... more on Wikipedia