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Who Is The Most Famous Geoffrey In The World?

Updated December 8, 2020 0 votes 2 voters 11.2k views65 items

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

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

Geoffrey Rush is certainly one of the most famous Geoffreys on this list. One of the famous actors named Geoffrey, he won an Oscar for his role in the 1996 film Shine. The King's Speech, The Book Thief, and Elizabeth are among his notable projects.

Another of the famous people with the first name Geoffrey is Geoffrey Chaucer. He was a poet and author during the Middle Ages. The Canterbury Tales is his most well-known work.

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    BirthplaceDetroit, Michigan

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey Alan Landis (; born May 28, 1955) is an American scientist, working for the National...  more
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    BirthplaceLeeds, United Kingdom

    GenderMale

    Albert Geoffrey Bayldon (7 January 1924 – 10 May 2017) was an English actor. After playing...  more
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    BirthplaceMelbourne, Australia

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey Norman Blainey (born 11 March 1930) is an Australian historian, academic,...  more
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    Geoffrey Blake

    1962-08-20

    BirthplaceBaltimore, Maryland, United States of America

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey Lewis Blake (born August 31, 1962) is an American film and television actor....  more
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    Geoffrey Burgon

    1941-07-15

    BirthplaceHambledon, United Kingdom

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey Alan Burgon (15 July 1941 – 21 September 2010) was a British composer best known for...  more
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    Geoffrey Canada

    1952-01-13

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey Canada (born January 13, 1952) is an American educator, social activist and author....  more
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    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey Chaucer (; c. 1343 – 25 October 1400) was an English poet and author. Widely...  more

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    Geoffrey Douglas Madge

    1941-10-03

    BirthplaceAdelaide, Australia

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey Douglas Madge (born 3 October 1941) is an Australian classical pianist and...  more
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    Geoffrey Grey

    1934-09-26

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey Grey (born 26 September 1934) is a British classical composer....  more
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    Geoffrey Hayes

    1942-03-13

    BirthplaceStockport, United Kingdom

    GenderMale

    Charles Geoffrey Hayes (13 March 1942 – 30 September 2018) was an English television presenter...  more
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    Geoffrey Hill

    1932-06-18

    BirthplaceBromsgrove, United Kingdom

    GenderMale

    Sir Geoffrey William Hill, FRSL (18 June 1932 – 30 June 2016) was an English poet, professor...  more
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    Geoffrey Holder

    1930-08-01

    BirthplacePort of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey Lamont Holder (August 1, 1930 – October 5, 2014) was a Trinidadian-American actor,...  more

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    Geoffrey Howe

    1926-12-20

    BirthplacePort Talbot, United Kingdom

    GenderMale

    Richard Edward Geoffrey Howe, Baron Howe of Aberavon, (20 December 1926 – 9 October 2015),...  more
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    Geoffrey Hughes

    1944-02-02

    BirthplaceWallasey, United Kingdom

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey Hughes DL (2 February 1944 – 27 July 2012) was an English actor. Hughes provided the...  more
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    Geoffrey Keen

    1916-08-21

    BirthplaceWallingford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey Keen (21 August 1916 – 3 November 2005) was an English actor who appeared in...  more
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    BirthplaceNice, France

    GenderMale

    William Geoffrey Keighley OAM (10 January 1925 – 14 June 2005) was an English barrister,...  more
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    BirthplaceSydney, Australia

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey Lancaster AM (born 20 August 1954) is an Australian classical pianist and conductor....  more
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    Geoffrey Lewis

    1935-07-31

    BirthplaceSan Diego, California, United States of America

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey Bond Lewis (July 31, 1935 – April 7, 2015) was an American character actor. He...  more
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    Geoffrey Marcy

    1954-09-29

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey William Marcy (born September 29, 1954) is an American astronomer. He is one of the...  more
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    Geoffrey Palmer

    1942-04-21

    BirthplaceNelson, New Zealand

    GenderMale

    Sir Geoffrey Winston Russell Palmer (born 21 April 1942) is a New Zealand lawyer, legal...  more
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    Geoffrey Palmer

    1927-06-04

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey Dyson Palmer, (born 4 June 1927) is an English actor known for his roles in British...  more
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    BirthplaceSydney, Australia

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey Ronald Robertson (born 30 September 1946) is a human rights barrister, academic,...  more
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    Geoffrey Rush

    1951-07-06

    BirthplaceToowoomba, Australia

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey Roy Rush (born 6 July 1951) is an Australian actor. Rush is amongst 24 people who...  more

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    Geoffrey Toone

    1910-11-15

    BirthplaceDublin, Republic of Ireland

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey Toone (15 November 1910 – 1 June 2005) was an English character actor and former...  more
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    Geoffrey Tozer

    1954-11-05

    BirthplaceMussoorie, India

    GenderMale

    Geoffrey Peter Bede Hawkshaw Tozer (5 November 1954 – 21 August 2009) was an Australian...  more