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Ever thought about how many famous people named Fritz are out there? This list of celebrities named Fritz will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Fritzs below include actors named Fritz and athletes named Fritz, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Fritz who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Fritzs below include Fritz Lang, Fritz Haarmann, and Fritz Walter.
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Fritz Lang is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor Friedrich Christian Anton "Fritz" Lang was a German-Austrian filmmaker, screenwriter, and occasional film producer and actor. One of the best known émigrés from Germany's ...more

Fritz Haarmann is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Friedrich Heinrich Karl "Fritz" Haarmann was a German serial killer, known as the Butcher of Hanover and the Vampire of Hanover, who committed the sexual assault, murder, mutilation ...more

Fritz Walter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Friedrich "Fritz" Walter was a German footballer. In his time with the German national team, he made 61 caps and scored 33 goals. He usually played as an inside forward or attacking

Fritz Pollard is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Coach, American football player Frederick Douglass "Fritz" Pollard was the first African American head coach in the National Football League. Pollard along with Bobby Marshall were the first two African American ...more

Fritz Von Erich is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Wrestler, American football player Jack Barton Adkisson was an American professional wrestler under the ring name Fritz Von Erich, better known today as a wrestling promoter and the patriarch of the Von Erich family. He was also ...more

Fritz Leiber is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Poet, Novelist, Actor Fritz Reuter Leiber, Jr. was an American writer of fantasy, horror, and science fiction. He was also a poet, actor in theater and films, playwright and chess expert. With writers such as Robert ...more

Fritz Kreisler is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Composer, Violinist Friedrich "Fritz" Kreisler was an Austrian-born violinist and composer. One of the most famous violin masters of his or any other day, and regarded as one of the greatest violinists of ...more

Fritz Sauckel is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Politician, Sailor Ernst Friedrich Christoph "Fritz" Sauckel was a German Nazi politician, Gauleiter of Thuringia and the General Plenipotentiary for Labour Deployment from 1942 until the end of the ...more

Fritz Haber is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Chemist, Scientist, Engineer Fritz Haber was a German chemist of Jewish origin who received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1918 for his development of the Haber process, which was the first industrially perfected method of ...more

Fritz Walter is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Fritz Walter is a German former football player, who was nicknamed "Little Fritz". Born in Mannheim, he is of no relation to German legend of the same name Fritz Walter. With 22 goals ...more

Fritz Weaver is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Actor, Voice acting Fritz William Weaver is an American stage and screen actor. Weaver has a long and wide variety of performances in television, stage, and motion picture acting and is well known for his roles in ...more

Fritz Kalkbrenner is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Record producer, Musician, Disc jockey Fritz Kalkbrenner is a German music producer.

Fritz Reiner is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Opera conductor, Conductor Frederick Martin "Fritz" Reiner was a prominent conductor of opera and symphonic music in the twentieth century. Hungarian born and trained, he emigrated to the United States in 1922, ...more

Fritz Todt is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Civil engineer, Engineer Fritz Todt was a German engineer and senior Nazi figure, the founder of Organisation Todt. He died in a plane crash during World War II.

Fritz Ostermueller is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Baseball player Frederick Raymond "Fritz" Ostermueller was a pitcher in major league baseball from 1934 to 1948 for the Boston Red Sox, Brooklyn Dodgers, Pittsburgh Pirates, and St. Louis Browns.

Fritz Crisler is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Coach, American football player Herbert Orin "Fritz" Crisler was an American college football coach who is best known as "the father of two-platoon football," an innovation in which separate units of ...more

Fritz Albert Lipmann is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Chemist, Scientist Fritz Albert Lipmann, ForMemRS was a German-American biochemist and a co-discoverer in 1945 of coenzyme A. For this, together with other research on coenzyme A, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in ...more

Fritz Szepan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Friedrich "Fritz" Szepan was a German footballer in the period leading up to and including World War II. He spent his entire career with Schalke 04 where he won six national ...more

Fritz Fischer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Physician Fritz Ernst Fischer was a German medical doctor who, under the Nazi regime, participated in medical experiments conducted on inmates of the Ravensbrück concentration camp. Fischer was born ...more

Fritz Feld is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Actor Fritz Feld was a German-American film character actor who appeared in over 140 films in 72 years, both silent and sound. His trademark was to slap his mouth with the palm of his hand to create a ...more

Fritz Kortner is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Theatre Director, Screenwriter, Actor Fritz Kortner was an Austrian stage and film actor and theatre director.

Fritz Rumey is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Fritz Rumey Pour le Mérite, Golden Military Merit Cross was a German fighter pilot in the First World War, credited with 45 victories.

Fritz Wepper is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Actor Fritz Wepper is a German film and television actor.

Fritz Otto Bernert is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Oberleutnant Fritz Otto Bernert was a leading German fighter ace of World War I. He scored 27 victories despite being essentially one-armed.

Fritz Pütter is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Leutnant Fritz Pütter Pour le Mérite, Iron Cross, was a German World War I ace fighter pilot credited with victories over eight enemy observation balloons and 17 airplanes.

Fritz Bauer is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Prosecutor, Judge Fritz Bauer was a German judge and prosecutor, who played an essential role in starting the Frankfurt Auschwitz Trials.

Fritz Pregl is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Chemist, Physician Fritz Pregl, was a Slovenian and Austrian chemist and physician from a mixed Slovene-German-speaking background. He won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1923 for making important contributions to ...more

Fritz Busch is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Conductor Fritz Busch was a German conductor.

Fritz Thyssen is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Businessperson, Industrialist Friedrich "Fritz" Thyssen was a German businessman born into one of Germany's leading industrial families.

Fritz Honka is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Fritz Friedrich Paul Honka was a German serial killer. Between 1970 and 1975, he killed at least four prostitutes from Hamburg's red light district, keeping the bodies in his flat. At 5 ft 5 in, ...more

Fritz Mollwitz is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Fritz Mollwitz Baseball player Fritz Mollwitz was a Major League Baseball first baseman. Mollwitz was drafted in 1913 by the Chicago Cubs from the minor leagues, where he had been playing in the Wisconsin-Illinois League. He ...more

Fritz Machlup is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Economist Fritz Machlup was an Austrian-American economist. He was notable for being one of the first economists to examine knowledge as an economic resource.

Fritz Leonhardt is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Civil engineer, Structural engineer, Engineer Fritz Leonhardt was a German structural engineer who made major contributions to 20th-century bridge engineering, especially in the development of cable-stayed bridges. His book Bridges: ...more

Fritz Reinhardt is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Fritz Reinhardt Politician Fritz Reinhardt was a state secretary in the German Finance Ministry in the time of the Third Reich.

Fritz Heider is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Psychologist Fritz Heider was an Austrian psychologist whose work was related to the Gestalt school. In 1958 he published The Psychology of Interpersonal Relations, which expanded upon his creations of ...more

Fritz Klein is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Scientist, Writer Fred "Fritz" Klein was an American psychiatrist and sex researcher who studied bisexuals and their relationships. He helped begin a foundation that promoted bisexual culture. He was an ...more

Fritz Perls is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Psychiatrist, Psychotherapist, Psychologist Friedrich Salomon Perls, better known as Fritz Perls, was a noted German-born psychiatrist and psychotherapist. Perls coined the term 'Gestalt therapy' to identify the form of psychotherapy that ...more

Fritz Peterson is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Baseball player Fritz Fred Peterson is a former Major League Baseball player who played for the New York Yankees, Cleveland Indians, and Texas Rangers from 1966 to 1976. Peterson was a southpaw starting pitcher ...more

Fritz London is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Physicist, Scientist Fritz Wolfgang London was a German-born American physicist and professor at Duke University. His fundamental contributions to the theories of chemical bonding and of intermolecular forces are ...more

Fritz Feigl is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Chemist Fritz Feigl was an Austria-born chemist. He taught at the University of Brazil.

Fritz Joubert Duquesne is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Fritz Joubert Duquesne Frederick "Fritz" Joubert Duquesne, sometimes Du Quesne, was a South African Boer and German soldier, big-game hunter, journalist, and a spy. He fought on the side of the Boers in the ...more

Fritz Leiber, Sr. is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Theatre Director, Theatrical producer, Actor Fritz Reuter Leiber Sr., was an American actor. A Shakespearean actor on stage, he also had a successful career in film. He was the father of science fiction and fantasy writer Fritz Leiber, ...more

Fritz Renold is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Fritz Renold Fritz Renold is a saxophonist, composer, bandleader, teacher and festival director based in Aarau, Switzerland.

Fritz Zwicky is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Astronomer Fritz Zwicky was a Swiss astronomer. He worked most of his life at the California Institute of Technology in the United States of America, where he made many important contributions in ...more

Fritz John is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Mathematician Fritz John was a German-born mathematician specialising in partial differential equations and ill-posed problems. His early work was on the Radon transform and he is remembered for John's

Fritz Fischer is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Fritz Fischer Historian, Actor Fritz Fischer was an actor.

Fritz Maurischat is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Film Art Director, Production Designer Fritz Maurischat was a German production designer. He made his film debut in 1924. Over the next 38 years, he worked on over 70 films, all of them in his native Germany. He earned an Oscar ...more

Fritz Löhner-Beda is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Librettist, Lyricist, Writer Fritz Löhner-Beda, born Bedřich Löwy, was an Austrian librettist, lyricist and writer. Murdered in Auschwitz III Monowitz concentration camp and nearly forgotten, many of his songs and ...more

Fritz Odemar is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Actor Fritz Odemar was a German film actor. He appeared in 152 films between 1927 and 1955. He was born in Hannover, Germany and died in Munich, Germany. Odemar's father was the actor Fritz Odemar

Fritz Sauter is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Fritz
Physicist Fritz Eduard Josef Maria Sauter was an Austrian-German physicist who worked mostly in quantum electrodynamics and solid-state physics.