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List of famous people named Glen, along with photos. How many celebrities named Glen can you think of? The famous Glens below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Glen, athletes named Glen, and even political figures named Glen. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Glen? Add them to the list.

Some spell their name differently, so this list also includes famous people named Glenn. Examples include film actress Glenn Close, and musician Glenn Frey.

Glenn Close is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 71
Glenn Close is an American film, television and stage actress. Throughout her long and varied career, she has been consistently acclaimed for her versatility and is widely regarded as one of the ...more

Glen Johnson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 34
Glen McLeod Cooper Johnson is an English footballer, who plays as a right back for Liverpool and the England national team. He began his career at West Ham United, spending time on loan at ...more

Glen Rice is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 51
Glen Anthony Rice, Sr. is a retired American professional basketball player who played in the NBA. A 6'8" guard/forward, Rice was a three-time NBA All-Star, and made 1,559 three-point field ...more

Glenn Ford is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
Dec. at 90 (1916-2006)
Glenn Ford was a Canadian-born American actor from Hollywood's Golden Era with a career that lasted over 50 years. Despite his versatility, Ford was best known for playing ordinary men in ...more

Glen Campbell is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 82
Glen Travis Campbell is an American country music singer, guitarist, television host, and occasional actor. He is best known for a series of hits in the 1960s and 1970s, and for hosting a ...more

Glenn Frey is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 70
Glenn Lewis Frey is an American musician, singer, songwriter, producer and actor, best known as a founding member of Eagles. Frey played guitar with Eagles as well as piano and keyboards and ...more

Glen Davis is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 33
Ronald Glen Davis is an American professional basketball power forward who currently plays for the Los Angeles Clippers of National Basketball Association. Formerly a college basketball player ...more

Glenn Miller is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
Dec. at 40 (1904-1944)
Alton Glenn Miller was an American big band musician, arranger, composer, and bandleader in the swing era. He was the best-selling recording artist from 1939 to 1943, leading one of the best ...more

Glenn Hall is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 87
Glenn Henry "Mr. Goalie" Hall is a former professional ice hockey goaltender. During his National Hockey League career with the Detroit Red Wings, Chicago Black Hawks, and St. Louis ...more

Glenn Hughes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 67
Glenn Hughes is an English rock bassist and vocalist, best known for playing bass and performing vocals for rock pioneers Trapeze, the Mk. III and IV line-ups of Deep Purple and briefly fronting ...more

Glenn Danzig is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 63
Glenn Danzig is an American singer, songwriter and musician from Lodi, New Jersey. He is a founder of bands the Misfits, Samhain, and Danzig. He owns the Evilive record label as well as Verotik, ...more

Glenn Robinson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 46
Glenn Alann Robinson, Jr. is an American former professional basketball player. He played in the National Basketball Association from 1994 to 2005 for the Milwaukee Bucks, Atlanta Hawks, ...more

Glenn Gould is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
Dec. at 50 (1932-1982)
Glenn Herbert Gould was a Canadian pianist who became one of the best-known and most celebrated classical pianists of the 20th century. He was particularly renowned as an interpreter of the ...more

Glen Perkins is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 35
Glen Weston Perkins is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Minnesota Twins of Major League Baseball. He made his major league debut with the Minnesota Twins in 2006. Perkins ...more

Glenn Tipton is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 71
Glenn Raymond Tipton is an English guitarist, best known as a member of heavy metal band Judas Priest.

Glenn Hoddle is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 61
Glenn Hoddle is an English former footballer and manager who played as a midfielder for Tottenham Hotspur, AS Monaco, Chelsea and Swindon Town and at international level for England. He was most ...more

Glenn Shadix is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
Dec. at 58 (1952-2010)
William Glenn Shadix was an American actor, known for his role as Otho Fenlock in Tim Burton's horror/comedy film Beetlejuice and the voice of the Mayor of Halloween Town in The Nightmare Before ...more

Glenn McGrath is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 49
Glenn Donald McGrath AM is an Australian cricket former player and a commentator for Channel Nine's cricket coverage. He was a fast-medium pace bowler and is considered one of the greatest ...more

Glenn Burke is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
Dec. at 43 (1952-1995)
Glenn Lawrence Burke was a Major League Baseball player for the Los Angeles Dodgers and Oakland Athletics from 1976 to 1979. Burke was the first and only MLB player to come out as gay to ...more

Glenn Howerton is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 42
Glenn Franklin Howerton III is an American actor, producer, and screenwriter. He is known for his role as Dennis Reynolds on the FXX comedy series It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, for which he ...more

Glen Buxton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
Dec. at 50 (1947-1997)
Glen Edward Buxton was an American musician, and guitarist for the original Alice Cooper band. In 2003, Rolling Stone ranked Buxton number 90 on its list of the 100 greatest guitarists of all ...more

Glen Matlock is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 62
Glen Matlock is an English musician best known for being the bass guitarist in the original line-up of the punk rock band the Sex Pistols. He is credited as a co-author on 10 of the 12 songs on ...more

Glenn Scarpelli is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 52
Glenn Christopher Scarpelli is an American child actor and singer. Born in Staten Island, New York, he is the son of long time Archie Comics artist Henry Scarpelli. He attended a private ...more

Glenn Davis is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 57
Glenn Earle Davis is a former Major League Baseball first baseman. While a member of the Houston Astros in the late 1980s, he finished three times in the top ten in National League MVP ...more

Glen Taylor is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Glen or Glenn
age 77
Glen A. Taylor is an American businessman who is the majority owner of the Minnesota Timberwolves National Basketball Association team, owner of the Minnesota Lynx WNBA basketball team and a ...more