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Who Is The Most Famous Gareth In The World?

Updated May 13, 2021 345 votes 23 voters 5.0k views41 items

List RulesVote up all of the Gareths you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Gareth can you think of? The famous Gareths below have many different professions, including notable actors named Gareth, famous athletes named Gareth, and even musicians named Gareth.

Gareth Emery is certainly one of the most famous Gareths on this list. One of the famous musicians named Gareth, he is a British trance producer and DJ. His albums include Northern Lights and 100 Reasons to Live.

Another of the famous people with the first name Gareth is Gareth Bale. He is a professional footballer. He has played for Tottenham Hotspur and Real Madrid among other teams.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Gareth? Just add them to the list!

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    Gareth Emery


    BirthplaceSouthampton, United Kingdom

    Gareth Thomas Rhys Emery (born 18 July 1980) is a British trance producer and DJ. He is best known for his three studio albums: Northern Lights, Drive and 100 Reasons to Live, and winning the...  more

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    Gareth Farr


    BirthplaceWellington, New Zealand

    Gareth Vincent Farr, (born 29 February 1968) is a New Zealand composer and percussionist. He has released a number of classical CDs and composed a number of works performed by the New Zealand...  more
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    BirthplaceBettws, Newport, United Kingdom

    Gareth David Lloyd (born 28 March 1981), known professionally as Gareth David-Lloyd, is a Welsh actor best known for his role as Ianto Jones in the British science fiction series Torchwood....  more
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    Gareth Hughes


    BirthplaceDafen, Carmarthenshire, United Kingdom

    Gareth Hughes (23 August 1894 – 1 October 1965) was a Welsh stage and silent screen actor. Usually cast as a callow, sensitive hero in Hollywood silent films, Hughes got his start on stage during...  more
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    Gareth Hunt


    BirthplaceEngland, London

    Alan Leonard Hunt (7 February 1942 – 14 March 2007) was a British actor, known as Gareth Hunt, best remembered for playing the footman Frederick Norton in Upstairs, Downstairs and Mike Gambit in The...  more
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    Gareth Pugh


    BirthplaceSunderland, United Kingdom

    Gareth Pugh is an English fashion designer. He currently lives and works in London....  more
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    Gareth Jones


    BirthplaceWarrington, United Kingdom

    Gareth Jones (born 1954) is an English music producer and engineer notable for working with Depeche Mode, Einstürzende Neubauten, Wire and Erasure....  more
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    Gareth McGrillen


    BirthplacePerth, Australia

    Gareth McGrillen is a musician, songwriter, bassist, disk jockey and record producer....  more
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    Gareth Glyn


    BirthplaceMachynlleth, United Kingdom

    Gareth Glyn, born Gareth Glynne Davies (born 1951), is a Welsh composer and radio broadcaster....  more
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    Gareth Hale


    BirthplaceHedon, United Kingdom

    Gareth Hale (born 15 January 1953 in Hull) is an English comedian and actor, who is best known as one half of the comedy duo Hale and Pace, with his friend and comic partner Norman Pace. Both were...  more
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    Gareth Malone


    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Gareth Edmund Malone (born 9 November 1975) is an English choirmaster and broadcaster, self-described as an "animateur, presenter and populariser of choral singing". He is best known for his...  more
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    Gareth Gates


    BirthplaceBradford, United Kingdom

    Gareth Paul Gates (born 12 July 1984) is an English singer-songwriter. He was the runner-up in the first series of the ITV talent show Pop Idol. Gates has sold over 3.5 million records in the UK. He...  more
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    Gareth Knight


    BirthplaceUnited Kingdom

    Dr. Basil Wilby, aka Gareth Knight (born 1930) is a British esotericist and occult author....  more
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    Gareth Neame

    Gareth Neame is a television and film producer....  more
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    Gareth Williams is an American actor. He is probably best known from his role as Mike Potter, a recurring character on the television drama Dawson's Creek. He attended Palm Beach State College.He...  more
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    Gareth Morris


    BirthplaceClevedon, United Kingdom

    Gareth Charles Walter Morris (13 May 1920 – 14 February 2007) was a British flautist. He was the principal flautist of a number of London orchestras including the Boyd Neel Orchestra before joining...  more
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    Gareth Unwin

    Gareth Ellis-Unwin is a British film producer best known for producing the 2010 film The King's Speech, for which he won an Academy Award for Best Picture. He is also the co-founder and CEO of Bedlam...  more
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    Gareth Jones


    BirthplaceSt Asaph, Wales, United Kingdom

    Gareth Jones (born 5 July 1961), also known as Gaz Top, is a Welsh television presenter. He is a Welsh language speaker.Best known for his work as a presenter of children's television and science...  more
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    BirthplaceWatford, United Kingdom

    Gareth Southgate (born 3 September 1970) is an English professional football manager and former player who played as a defender or as a midfielder. He is the manager of the England national...  more
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    Gareth Yuen



    Gareth Yuen is an Australian actor who portrays the character Dax Lo, the Blue Ranger on the 2007 television series Power Rangers: Operation Overdrive. He appeared at the Power Morphicon in June...  more
  • 21

    Gareth Thomas



    Gareth Daniel Thomas (12 February 1945 – 13 April 2016) was a Welsh actor. He rose to national prominence playing the role of Roj Blake in the 1970's BBC science-fiction television drama series...  more
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    Gareth Edwards


    BirthplaceNuneaton, United Kingdom

    Gareth James Edwards (born 13 July 1975) is an English film director, film producer, screenwriter, cinematographer, production designer, and visual effects artist. He first gained widespread...  more
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    Gareth Evans


    BirthplaceHirwaun, United Kingdom

    Gareth Huw Evans is a Welsh film director, screenwriter, film editor, and action choreographer. He is best known for bringing the Indonesian martial art pencak silat into world cinema through his...  more
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    Gareth Delve


    BirthplaceCardiff, Wales

    Gareth Leon Delve (born 30 December 1982 in Cardiff) is a former Wales international rugby union player, and former captain of Gloucester. In late 2010, he moved to Australia where he went on to...  more
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    Gareth Edwards


    BirthplacePontardawe, United Kingdom

    Sir Gareth Owen Edwards, CBE (born 12 July 1947) is a Welsh former rugby union player who played scrum-half and has been described by the BBC as "arguably the greatest player ever to don a Welsh...  more