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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Birthplace: Detroit, MichiganGeoffrey Alan Landis (; born May 28, 1955) is an American scientist, working for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) on planetary exploration, interstellar propulsion, solar... more
Birthplace: Leeds, United KingdomAlbert Geoffrey Bayldon (7 January 1924 – 10 May 2017) was an English actor. After playing roles in many stage productions, including the works of William Shakespeare, he became known for portraying... more
Birthplace: Melbourne, AustraliaGeoffrey Norman Blainey (born 11 March 1930) is an Australian historian, academic, philanthropist and commentator with a wide international audience. He is noted for having written authoritative... more
Birthplace: Baltimore, USA, MarylandGeoffrey Lewis Blake (born August 31, 1962) is an American film and television actor.... more
Birthplace: Hambledon, United KingdomGeoffrey Alan Burgon (15 July 1941 – 21 September 2010) was a British composer best known for his television and film scores. Among his most recognisable works are Monty Python's Life of Brian for... more
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of AmericaGeoffrey Canada (born January 13, 1952) is an American educator, social activist and author. Since 1990, Canada has been president of the Harlem Children's Zone in Harlem, New York, an organization... more
Birthplace: London, United KingdomGeoffrey Chaucer (; c. 1343 – 25 October 1400) was an English poet and author. Widely considered the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages, he is best known for The Canterbury Tales. Chaucer has... more
Geoffrey Douglas Madge1941-10-03
Birthplace: Adelaide, AustraliaGeoffrey Douglas Madge (born 3 October 1941) is an Australian classical pianist and composer.Madge won the 1963 ABC Concerto and Vocal Competition. Madge is known for performing long and arduous... more
Geoffrey Grey1934-09-26Geoffrey Grey (born 26 September 1934) is a British classical composer.... more
Birthplace: Stockport, United KingdomCharles Geoffrey Hayes (13 March 1942 – 30 September 2018) was an English television presenter and actor. He was best known as the presenter of Thames Television's children's show Rainbow from 1973... more
Birthplace: Bromsgrove, United KingdomSir Geoffrey William Hill, FRSL (18 June 1932 – 30 June 2016) was an English poet, professor emeritus of English literature and religion, and former co-director of the Editorial Institute, at Boston... more
Birthplace: Port of Spain, Trinidad and TobagoGeoffrey Lamont Holder (August 1, 1930 – October 5, 2014) was a Trinidadian-American actor, voice actor, dancer, choreographer, singer, director and painter. A multifaceted performer and creator, he... more
Birthplace: Port Talbot, United KingdomRichard Edward Geoffrey Howe, Baron Howe of Aberavon, (20 December 1926 – 9 October 2015), known from 1970 to 1992 as Sir Geoffrey Howe, was a British Conservative politician. Howe was Margaret... more
Birthplace: Wallasey, United KingdomGeoffrey Hughes DL (2 February 1944 – 27 July 2012) was an English actor. Hughes provided the voice of Paul McCartney in the animated film Yellow Submarine (1968), and rose to fame for portraying... more
Birthplace: Wallingford, Oxfordshire, United KingdomGeoffrey Keen (21 August 1916 – 3 November 2005) was an English actor who appeared in supporting roles in many films.... more
Birthplace: Nice, FranceWilliam Geoffrey Keighley OAM (10 January 1925 – 14 June 2005) was an English barrister, businessman, first-class cricketer, farmer, grazier and legislator. Keighley was born in Nice, France. His... more
Birthplace: Sydney, AustraliaGeoffrey Lancaster AM (born 20 August 1954) is an Australian classical pianist and conductor. Born in Sydney, he was raised in Dubbo, New South Wales before moving to Canberra. He attended the... more
Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States of AmericaGeoffrey Bond Lewis (July 31, 1935 – April 7, 2015) was an American character actor. He appeared in more than 100 films and television shows, and was principally known for his film roles alongside... more
- Geoffrey William Marcy (born September 29, 1954) is an American astronomer. He is one of the pioneers and leaders in the discovery and characterization of exoplanets. Marcy was Professor of Astronomy... more
Birthplace: Nelson, New ZealandSir Geoffrey Winston Russell Palmer (born 21 April 1942) is a New Zealand lawyer, legal academic, and past politician, who was a member of Parliament from 1979 to 1990. He served as the 33rd Prime... more
Birthplace: England, LondonGeoffrey Dyson Palmer, (born 4 June 1927) is an English actor known for his roles in British television sitcoms playing Jimmy Anderson in The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin (1976–79), Ben... more
Birthplace: Sydney, AustraliaGeoffrey Ronald Robertson (born 30 September 1946) is a human rights barrister, academic, author and broadcaster. He holds dual Australian and British citizenship. Robertson is a founder and joint... more
Birthplace: Toowoomba, AustraliaGeoffrey Roy Rush (born 6 July 1951) is an Australian actor. Rush is amongst 24 people who have won the Triple Crown of Acting: an Academy Award, a Primetime Emmy Award, and a Tony Award. He has won... more
Birthplace: Dublin, IrelandGeoffrey Toone (15 November 1910 – 1 June 2005) was an English character actor and former matinee idol, born in Ireland. Most of his film roles after the 1930s were in supporting parts, usually as... more
Birthplace: Mussoorie, IndiaGeoffrey Peter Bede Hawkshaw Tozer (5 November 1954 – 21 August 2009) was an Australian classical pianist and composer. A child prodigy, he composed an opera at the age of eight, and became the... more