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

Fred Savage definitely came into the limelight with his starring role in The Wonder Years. He continued his acting work with films such as The Princess Bride. He transitioned into guest starring directorial roles for television. Some of those credits include Working and Boy Meets World, which starred his younger brother. Fred Astaire was a famous actor, singer and dancer. He was mostly known for his tap dancing routines in movie musicals such as Guys and Dolls. He was also famously partnered with Ginger Rogers.

Fred Savage is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Savage Fredrick Aaron "Fred" Savage 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. He has ...more

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Fred Astaire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Astaire Fred Astaire was an American dancer, choreographer, singer, musician and actor. His stage and subsequent film and television careers spanned a total of 76 years, during which he made 31 musical ...more

Fred Durst is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Durst William Frederick "Fred" Durst is an American musician and film director from Jacksonville, Florida. He spent his formative years playing in a number of local bands in Jacksonville, ...more

Fred Phelps is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Phelps Fred Waldron Phelps, Sr. was an American pastor who headed the Westboro Baptist Church, an independent Baptist church based in Topeka, Kansas. Phelps attained notoriety primarily from his ...more

Fred Armisen is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Armisen Fred Robert Armisen is an American actor, voice actor, writer, producer, director, singer, musician, and comedian. Widely known as a cast member on Saturday Night Live from 2002 until 2013, ...more

Fred McGriff is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred McGriff Frederick Stanley McGriff is a former Major League Baseball player who played for six teams from 1986 through 2004. A power-hitting first baseman, he became a five-time All-Star and led both ...more

Fred Biletnikoff is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Biletnikoff Frederick S. "Fred" Biletnikoff is a former professional football player and a member of both the Pro Football Hall of Fame and College Football Hall of Fame. He was a wide receiver ...more

Fred Gwynne is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Gwynne Frederick Hubbard "Fred" Gwynne was an American actor. Gwynne was best known for his roles in the 1960s sitcoms Car 54, Where Are You? and The Munsters, as well as his later roles in ...more

Fred Jackson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Jackson Frederick George "Fred" Jackson is an American football running back for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League. He attended Lamar High School in Arlington, Texas. Known for ...more

Fred Lynn is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Lynn Fredric Michael "Fred" Lynn is a former center fielder in Major League Baseball who played for the Boston Red Sox, California Angels, Baltimore Orioles, Detroit Tigers and San Diego ...more

Frederick Douglass is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Frederick Douglass Frederick Douglass was an African-American social reformer, orator, abolitionist, writer, and statesman. After escaping from slavery, he became a leader of the abolitionist movement, gaining ...more

Fred MacMurray is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred MacMurray Frederick Martin "Fred" MacMurray was an American actor who appeared in more than 100 movies and a successful television series during a career that spanned nearly a half-century, from ...more

Fred Willard is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Willard Frederic Willard is an American actor, comedian, voice actor, and writer, best known for his improvisational comedy. He is known for his roles in the Rob Reiner mockumentary film This Is Spinal ...more

Fred Thompson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Thompson Freddie Dalton "Fred" Thompson is an American politician, actor, attorney, lobbyist, columnist, and radio host. Thompson, a Republican, served in the United States Senate representing ...more

Fred Dean is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Dean Frederick Rudolph "Fred" Dean is a former American football player in the National Football League, and a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. His career started with the San Diego ...more

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Fred Dryer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Dryer John Frederick "Fred" Dryer is an American actor and former American football defensive end in the National Football League. He played 13 years in the NFL, having played in 176 games, ...more

Frederick II of Prussia is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Frederick II of Prussia Frederick II was the third Hohenzollern king, reigning over the Kingdom of Prussia from 1740 until 1786. Frederick's achievements during his reign included his military victories, his ...more

Freddy Stephen Fuller is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Freddy Stephen Fuller 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 ...more

Fred Taylor is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Taylor Frederick Antwon Taylor is an American former college and professional football player who was a running back in the National Football League for thirteen seasons during the 1990s and 2000s. He ...more

Fred Clarke is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Clarke Fred Clifford Clarke was a Major League Baseball player from 1894 to 1915 and manager from 1897 to 1915. A Hall of Famer, Clarke played for and managed both the Louisville Colonels and ...more

Freddy Fender is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Freddy Fender Freddy Fender, born Baldemar Garza Huerta in San Benito, Texas, United States, was a Mexican American Tejano, country and rock and roll musician, known for his work as a solo artist and in the ...more

Fred West is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred West Frederick Walter Stephen "Fred" West was an English serial killer. Between 1967 and 1987, West – alone and later with his second wife, serial killer Rosemary West – tortured and raped ...more

Frederick W. Smith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Frederick W. Smith Frederick Wallace "Fred" Smith, is the founder, chairman, president, and CEO of FedEx, originally known as Federal Express, the first overnight express delivery company in the world, ...more

Fred Williamson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Williamson Frederick Robert "Fred" Williamson, nicknamed "The Hammer" is an American actor and former professional American football defensive back who played mainly in the American ...more

Fred Perry is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Perry Frederick John "Fred" Perry was a championship-winning English tennis and table tennis player who won 10 Majors including eight Grand Slams and two Pro Slams. Perry won three ...more

Fred Brown is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Brown Fred "Downtown" Brown is a retired American professional basketball player. A 6'3" guard from the University of Iowa, he played 13 seasons in the NBA, all with the Seattle ...more

Freddy García is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Freddy García Freddy Antonio García, is a Venezuelan professional baseball pitcher who is in the Los Angeles Dodgers organization. He is best known for his stints with the Seattle Mariners, Chicago ...more

Fred Ward is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Ward Freddie Joe "Fred" Ward is an American actor. He began his film career in 1979 alongside Clint Eastwood in Escape from Alcatraz. His notable roles include Southern Comfort, The Right ...more

Fred Grandy is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Grandy Fredrick Lawrence "Fred" Grandy is a former actor best known for his role as "Gopher" on the sitcom The Love Boat and who later became a member of the United States House of ...more

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Fred Zinnemann is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Zinnemann Alfred "Fred" Zinnemann was an Austro-American film director. He won Academy Awards for directing films in many genres, including thrillers, westerns, film noir, and play adaptations. ...more

Fred Davis is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Davis Frederick Martin Davis is an American football tight end who is currently a free agent. He is currently suspended indefinitely. He was drafted by the Washington Redskins in the second round of ...more

Fred Travalena is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Travalena Frederick Albert "Fred" Travalena III was a U.S. entertainer, specializing in comedy and impressions.

Fred Richmond is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Richmond Frederick William Richmond is a former Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives from New York. Richmond was born in Boston, Massachusetts. He served in the United States ...more

Fred Hampton is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Hampton Fred Hampton was an African-American revolutionary, chairman of the Illinois chapter of the Black Panther Party, and deputy chairman of the national BPP. He was murdered while sleeping at his ...more

Fred is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Frederico Chaves Guedes, known as Fred, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as a striker for Campeonato Brasileiro Série A club Fluminense. Fred began his career at ...more

Fred Shero is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Shero Frederick Alexander "The Fog" Shero was a Canadian professional ice hockey player, coach, and general manager. He played for the New York Rangers of the National Hockey League. ...more

Fred Berry is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Berry Fred Rerun Berry was an American actor and street dancer. He was best known for the role of Fred "Rerun" Stubbs on the popular 1970s television show What's Happening!!.

Fred the Elephant Boy is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred the Elephant Boy Fred the Elephant Boy is an actor.

Fred Williams is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Williams Fred Williams was an American football defensive lineman in the National Football League for the Chicago Bears and Washington Redskins. He went to four Pro Bowls during his 14-year career. ...more

Fred Chappell is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Chappell Fred Davis Chappell is an author and poet. He was an English professor for 40 years at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. He was the Poet Laureate of North Carolina from 1997–2002. ...more

Fred Hersch is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Hersch Fred Hersch is an American jazz pianist and composer. Hersch has featured himself as either a solo performer or at the helm of varied small ensembles, which in addition to his trio, include a ...more

Fred Allen is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Allen Fred Allen was an American comedian whose absurdist, topically pointed radio show made him one of the most popular and forward-looking humorists in the Golden Age of American radio. His ...more

Fred Tatasciore is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Tatasciore Frederick Tatasciore is an American voice actor.

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Freddy Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Freddy Rodriguez Freddy Rodriguez 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 2007 he ...more

Fred Schneider is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Schneider Frederick William "Fred" Schneider III is an American vocalist, best known as the frontman of the rock band The B-52's, of which he is a founding member. Schneider is well known for ...more

Fred Norris is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Norris Eric Fred Norris is an American radio personality known for being the longest-tenured staff member of The Howard Stern Show aside from Stern himself. He first met Howard Stern while working at ...more

Fred Wilson is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Wilson Fred Wilson is a New York City-based venture capitalist and blogger. Wilson is the co-founder of Union Square Ventures, a New York City-based venture capital firm with investments in Web 2.0 ...more

Freddy Sanchez is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Freddy Sanchez Frederick Phillip "Freddy" Sanchez, Jr. is an American former Major League Baseball second baseman. Sanchez played for the Boston Red Sox, Pittsburgh Pirates and San Francisco Giants. ...more

Fred Ottman is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Ottman Fred Ottman is a retired American professional wrestler best known as Tugboat or Typhoon, and for teaming with John "Earthquake" Tenta as The Natural Disasters in the World Wrestling ...more

Fred Stoller is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Fred
Fred Stoller Frederick "Fred" Stoller is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and voice artist. He is best known for portraying Gerard on Everybody Loves Raymond. He is also the voice of ...more