How many celebrities named Fred can you think of? The famous Freds and Fredericks below have many different professions, including notable actors named Fred, famous musicians named Fred, and even athletes named Fred.
Fred Rogers is certainly one of the most famous Freds on this list. One of the famous TV personalities named Fred, he was best known for hosting Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood. Mr. Rogers was given the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2002.
Another of the famous people with the first name Fred is Fred Armisen. The famous comedian was a musician before starting on Saturday Night Live in 2002. He also co-created and starred in Portlandia.
Did we forget one of your favorite famous men named Fred? Just add them to the list!
Birthplace: Latrobe, Pennsylvania, USAFred McFeely Rogers (March 20, 1928 – February 27, 2003) was an American television personality, musician, puppeteer, writer, producer, and Presbyterian minister. He was known as the creator,... more
Birthplace: Omaha, Nebraska, USAFred Astaire (born May 10, 1899 – June 22, 1987) was an American dancer, singer, actor, choreographer, and television presenter. He is widely considered the most influential dancer in the history of... more
Birthplace: Hattiesburg, Mississippi, United States of AmericaFereydun Robert "Fred" Armisen (born December 4, 1966) is an American actor, comedian, writer, producer and musician best known as a cast member on Saturday Night Live from 2002 until 2013. Armisen... more
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USAFred Aaron Savage (born July 9, 1976) is an American actor, director, and producer. He is best known for his role as Kevin Arnold in the American television series The Wonder Years, which ran from... more
Birthplace: Shaker Heights, Ohio, United States of AmericaFrederick Charles Willard (September 8, 1933 – May 15, 2020) was an American actor, comedian, and writer. He was best known for his roles in the Rob Reiner mockumentary film This Is Spinal Tap; the... more
- Frederick Douglass (born Frederick Augustus Washington Bailey; c. February 1818 – February 20, 1895) was an American social reformer, abolitionist, orator, writer, and statesman. After escaping from... more
Birthplace: Gastonia, United States of America, United States, with Territories, Gaston CountyWilliam Frederick Durst (born August 20, 1970) is an American vocalist, actor and film director. He is best known as the frontman of the rap rock band Limp Bizkit, formed in 1994, with whom he... more
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of AmericaFrederick Hubbard Gwynne (July 10, 1926 – July 2, 1993) was an American actor, artist and author. Gwynne was best known for his roles in the 1960s sitcoms Car 54, Where Are You? and as Herman Munster... more
Birthplace: Hawthorne, California, USAJohn Frederick Dryer (born July 6, 1946) is an American actor, radio host, and former American football defensive end in the National Football League (NFL). He played for 13 years in the NFL, in 176... more
Birthplace: Kankakee, Illinois, United States of AmericaFrederick Martin MacMurray (August 30, 1908 – November 5, 1991) was an American actor and singer who appeared in more than 100 films and a successful television series during a career that spanned... more
Birthplace: Gary, Indiana, United States of AmericaFrederick Robert Williamson (born March 5, 1938), also known as The Hammer, is an American actor and former professional American football defensive back who played mainly in the American Football... more
Birthplace: San Diego, California, USAFreddie Joe "Fred" Ward (born December 30, 1942) is an American character actor, producer and model. He began his film career in 1974 in Ginger in the Morning. His notable roles include Southern... more
Birthplace: Texas, San Benito, USAFreddy Fender (born Baldemar Garza Huerta; June 4, 1937 – October 14, 2006) was an American Tejano, country and rock and roll musician, known for his work as a solo artist and in the groups Los Super... more
Birthplace: USA, Alabama, SheffieldFreddie Dalton Thompson (August 19, 1942 – November 1, 2015) was an American politician, attorney, lobbyist, columnist, actor and radio personality. Thompson, a Republican, served in the United... more
Birthplace: Meridian, Mississippi, United States of AmericaFred Waldron Phelps Sr. (November 13, 1929 – March 19, 2014) was an American minister and civil rights attorney who served as pastor of the Westboro Baptist Church and became known for his extreme... more
Birthplace: West Virginia, United States of AmericaFrederick Dewey Smith (September 14, 1948 – November 4, 1994), known professionally as Fred "Sonic" Smith, was an American guitarist, best known as a member of the influential and political Detroit... more
Birthplace: Tampa, FloridaFrederick Stanley McGriff (born October 31, 1963) is an American former professional baseball first baseman, who played for six Major League Baseball (MLB) teams from 1986 through 2004. A... more
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USAFreddy Rodriguez (born January 17, 1975) is an American actor known for playing the characters Hector Federico "Rico" Diaz on HBO's Six Feet Under and El Wray in Robert Rodriguez's Planet Terror. In... more
Birthplace: Erie, Pennsylvania, United States of AmericaFrederick S. Biletnikoff (born February 23, 1943) is a former gridiron football player and coach. He was a wide receiver for the Oakland Raiders in the American Football League (AFL) and National... more
Birthplace: Fort Worth, TexasFrederick George Jackson (born February 20, 1981) is a former American football running back. He played college football at Coe College. After going undrafted in 2003 and playing three seasons in NFL... more
Birthplace: Kingdom of PrussiaFrederick II (German: Friedrich II.; 24 January 1712 – 17 August 1786) ruled the Kingdom of Prussia from 1740 until 1786, the longest reign of any Hohenzollern king, at 46 years. His most significant... more
- Freddy Fuller is an ex-amateur boxer from British Columbia, Canada. He was a member of the 1967 Canadian Pan Am Games boxing team, a several times Canadian Amateur Boxing Champion in the 1960s and... more
Birthplace: Sioux City, Iowa, USAFredrick Lawrence Grandy (born June 29, 1948) is an American actor who played "Gopher" on the sitcom The Love Boat and who later became a member of the United States House of Representatives from the... more
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of AmericaFredric Michael Lynn (born February 3, 1952) is an American former professional baseball player who played in Major League Baseball (MLB) from 1974 through 1990 as a center fielder with the Boston... more
Birthplace: Winterset, IowaFred Clifford Clarke (October 3, 1872 – August 14, 1960) was an American Major League Baseball player from 1894 to 1915 and manager from 1897 to 1915. A Hall of Famer, Clarke played for and managed... more