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Who knew there were so many famous people named Gavin in the world? Our list of celebrities named Gavin includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Gavins below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Gavin, actors named Gavin, and much more. Gavin Rossdale, Gavin Newsom, and Gavin DeGraw are only a few of the well-known people named Gavin on this list.
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Gavin Rossdale is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 52 Gavin McGregor Rossdale is an English musician and actor, known as the lead singer and rhythm guitarist of the rock band Bush. Following Bush's separation in 2002, which lasted for eight years, ...more

Gavin Newsom is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 50 Gavin Christopher Newsom is an American politician and businessman who is the Governor-elect of California. A member of the Democratic Party, he has been the 49th Lieutenant Governor of ...more

Gavin DeGraw is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 41 Gavin Shane DeGraw is an American musician and singer-songwriter. He rose to fame with the single "I Don't Want to Be" from his debut album Chariot which became the theme song for the ...more

Gavin MacLeod is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 87 Gavin MacLeod is an American character actor notable for playing Joseph "Happy" Haines on McHale's Navy, Murray Slaughter on The Mary Tyler Moore Show, and for his lead role as Captain ...more

Gavin Harrison is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 54 Gavin Harrison is an English drummer and percussionist. He is best known for playing with the British progressive rock bands Porcupine Tree and King Crimson. His influences come from his ...more

Gavin Hood is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 54 Gavin Hood is a South African filmmaker, screenwriter, producer and actor, best known for writing and directing Tsotsi, which won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film. He also ...more

Gavin Henson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 36 Gavin Lloyd Henson is a Welsh rugby union player who currently plays for Bristol Rugby. He attracted much media attention as part of a Wales national team which achieved Grand Slams in the Six ...more

Gavin Lambert is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Dec. at 81 (1924-2005) Gavin Lambert was a British-born screenwriter, novelist and biographer who lived for part of his life in Hollywood. His writing was mainly fiction and nonfiction about the film industry.

Gavin Esler is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 65 Gavin Esler is a Scottish BBC television presenter and author. Esler was a main presenter on BBC Two's flagship political analysis programme, Newsnight, from January 2003 until January 2014. He ...more

Gavin O'Connor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 54 Gavin O'Connor is an American film director, screenwriter, producer, playwright, and actor.

Gavin Crawford is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 47 Gavin Crawford is a Canadian comedian and actor, best known for The Gavin Crawford Show and This Hour Has 22 Minutes. Crawford is a graduate of the BFA Acting Program at the University of ...more

Gavin Creel is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 41 Gavin James Creel is an American actor, singer and song writer. Creel is best known for his work in musical theatre, for which he received two Tony Award nominations: for originating the role of ...more

Gavin Friday is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 58 Gavin Friday is an Irish singer and songwriter, composer, actor and painter.

Gavin Douglas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Dec. at 48 (1474-1522) Gavin Douglas was a Scottish bishop, makar and translator. Although he had an important political career, it is for his poetry that he is now chiefly remembered. His principal pioneering ...more

Gavin Dunbar is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Gavin Dunbar was a 16th-century bishop of Aberdeen. He was the son of Sir Alexander Dunbar of Westfield, near Elgin and Elizabeth Sutherland, apparently a daughter of Alexander Sutherland, Laird ...more

Gavin Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Dec. at 51 (1561-1612) Gavin Hamilton, bishop of Galloway, was the second son of John Hamilton of Orbiston, Lanarkshire. The father, descended from Sir James Hamilton of Cadzow, fell at the battle of Langside, ...more

Gavin Floyd is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 35 Gavin Christopher Floyd is an American professional baseball starting pitcher for the Cleveland Indians of Major League Baseball. He has also played for the Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago White ...more

Gavin Fingleson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 41 Gavin Fingleson is an Australian switch hitting former professional baseball player. Primarily a second baseman, he has also played designated hitter, third base and first base.

Gavin Russom is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 43 Gavin Russom is a musician and artist signed to DFA Records. Over the years, Russom has released music under various guises, including Black Leotard Front, Black Meteoric Star and The Crystal ...more

Gavin Ewart is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Gavin Ewart Dec. at 79 (1916-1995) Gavin Buchanan Ewart was a British poet who contributed to Geoffrey Grigson's New Verse at the age of seventeen.

Gavin Harvey is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Gavin Harvey is President of Stamford, CT-based VERSUS. In this capacity, he oversees the networks day-to-day programming, production, marketing, finance and sales operations, while directing ...more

Gavin Peacock is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 50 Gavin Keith Peacock is a former English professional footballer who played as midfielder and striker from 1984 until 2002 notably in the Premier League for Newcastle United and Chelsea. He also ...more

Gavin O'Herlihy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 63 Gavan O'Herlihy is an Irish actor.

Gavin Morgan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Gavin Morgan age 41 Gavin Morgan is a former Canadian professional ice hockey forward. In 2010, he became an assistant coach for the Alabama–Huntsville Chargers men's ice hockey team.

Gavin Skinner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 49 Film Television composer, once drummer of various bands artists including; Primal Scream, Marianne Faithful, Etienne Daho, Tiger, Nick Heyward, Slingbacks etc. Also song-writer, producer, ...more

Gavin Miller is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Gavin Miller age 58 Gavin John Miller is an Australian former rugby league footballer of the 1970s and 80s. An Australian international and New South Wales State of Origin representative forward, he played the ...more

Gavin Frost is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Gavin Frost age 88 Gavin Frost, B.Sc., PhD, D.D., is an occult author, a Wiccan Priest, a doctor of Physics and Mathematics, and a prominent member of the American Wiccan community. He founded the Church and ...more

Gavin Richards is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 71 Gavin Richards is a British actor, writer and director. He is best known for adapting, directing and starring in the West End production of Dario Fo's Accidental Death of an Anarchist. He also ...more

Gavin Bryars is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 75 Richard Gavin Bryars is an English composer and double bassist. He has been active in, or has produced works in, a variety of styles of music, including jazz, free improvisation, minimalism, ...more

Gavin Grant is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Gavin Grant age 34 Gavin Renaldo Grant is an English former footballer. He was convicted in July 2010 of a murder committed in 2004.

Gavin Millar is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 80 Gavin Millar is a Scottish film director, critic and television presenter. Millar's early career was as a film critic, most notably for The Listener from 1970 to 1984. He also contributed to ...more

Gavin McLeod is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Gavin

Gavin Bone is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Gavin Bone age 54 Gavin Bone is an author and lecturer in the fields of magic, witchcraft, Wicca and Neo-Paganism, and an organizer in the Neo-Pagan community. He was born in Portsmouth, Hampshire in England, in

Gavin Free is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Gavin Free age 29 Gavin David Free is an English filmmaker and actor. Originally from Thame in Oxfordshire, he is best known for his work at the Austin, Texas-based production house Rooster Teeth, featuring in ...more

Gavin Gordon is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Dec. at 82 (1901-1983) Gavin Gordon was an American film, television, and radio actor.

Gavin Polone is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Gavin Polone is an American film producer, television director and television producer. He began producing films in the late 1990s and television in the 2000s. He has been nominated for seven ...more

Gavin Wright is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 74 Gavin Wright is an economic historian and the William Robertson Professor of American economic history at Stanford University. He received his Ph.D. with distinction from Yale University and has ...more

Gavin Muir is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Dec. at 51 (1951-2002) Gavin Muir, was a British actor and musician probably best known for his role in the 1983 Television version of Accidental Death of an Anarchist. Muir had small parts in various television ...more

Gavin de Beer is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Dec. at 73 (1899-1972) Sir Gavin Rylands de Beer FRS was a British evolutionary embryologist. He was Director of the British Museum, President of the Linnean Society, and received the Royal Society's Darwin Medal for ...more

Gavin Brown is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Dec. at 68 (1942-2010) Gavin Brown AO was a Scottish-born mathematician, and Vice-Chancellor of the University of Sydney between 1996 and 2008. After attending secondary school at Madras College in St Andrews, Brown ...more

Gavin Kaysen is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 39 Gavin Kaysen is executive chef and owner of Spoon and Stable Restaurant in Minneapolis, MN. He was, before that the Executive Chef and Director of Culinary operations for Daniel Boulud in New ...more

Gavin Simonds, 1st Viscount Si... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Dec. at 90 (1881-1971) Gavin Turnbull Simonds, 1st Viscount Simonds PC, KC was a British judge, politician and Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain.

Gavin Koppell is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Gavin Koppel, better known by his stage name DJ Lyfe, was the turntablist and co-songwriter of the band Incubus between the years of 1995 and 1998, as well as being a graffiti artist.

Gavin O'Connor is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 45 Gavin O'Connor is an Irish actor, known for his roles in TV series such as The Tudors and films including Dorothy Mills, Eden, The Front Line, Headrush and This Is My Father. Born in Cork, ...more

Gavin Bocquet is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 64 Gavin Bocquet is a production designer and film art director.

Gavin Muir is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
Dec. at 72 (1900-1972) Gavin Muir was an American Broadway, film and television actor. Although born in Chicago, Muir was educated in England and had a significant career on the Broadway stage through 1933. His first ...more

Gavin Smith is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 49 Gavin Smith is a Canadian professional poker player who won the World Poker Tour's Season IV Mirage Poker Showdown Championship event and the WPT Season IV Player of the Year award in 2005, then ...more

Gavin Rees is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 37 Gavin Rees is a retired Welsh professional boxer. Nicknamed "The Rock", Rees is a former British and EBU lightweight champion, and former WBA light welterweight world champion. He was ...more

Gavin Lee is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 46 Gavin Lee is an English actor who starred as Bert on Broadway in the musical Mary Poppins. He previously originated the role in the original West End production. He was chosen for the Broadway ...more

Gavin Cullen is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Gavin
age 37 Gavin Cullen is a footballer currently playing for Coleraine. Cullen started his career at Finn Harps' reserve and youth squads, before signing with Omagh Town in 2000, where he made a name for ...more