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Who Is The Most Famous Greg In The World?

Updated November 17, 2020 870 votes 37 voters 34.2k views93 items

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

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

Gregory Peck is certainly one of the most famous Gregs on this list. One of the famous actors named Greg, he won an Academy Award for best actor for portraying Atticus Finch in To Kill a Mockingbird. The Keys of the Kingdom, The Yearling, and Gentleman's Agreement are among his other popular films. Greg Kinnear and Greg Grunberg are also famous actors named Greg.

Another of the famous people with the first name Greg is Greg Graffin. He is the vocalist for the punk rock band Bad Religion. He also holds a PhD in zoology from Cornell University.

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    Gregory Peck

    1916-04-05

    BirthplaceLa Jolla, San Diego, California, United States of America

    Eldred Gregory Peck (April 5, 1916 – June 12, 2003) was an American actor. He was one of the...  more

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    Greg Kinnear

    1963-06-17

    BirthplaceUSA, Indiana, Logansport

    Gregory Buck Kinnear (born June 17, 1963) is an American actor and television personality. He...  more

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    Gregory Hines

    1946-02-14

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Gregory Oliver Hines (February 14, 1946 – August 9, 2003) was an American dancer, actor,...  more

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    Greg Louganis

    1960-01-29

    BirthplaceEl Cajon, California, United States of America

    Gregory Efthimios Louganis (;born January 29, 1960) is an American Olympic diver, LGBT...  more

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    Greg Grunberg

    1966-07-11

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, USA, California

    Gregory Phillip Grunberg (born July 11, 1966) is an American television and film actor. He is...  more

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  • Gregory Nicotero6
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    BirthplacePittsburgh, USA, Pennsylvania

    Gregory Nicotero (born March 15, 1963) is an American special make-up effects creator,...  more
  • Greg Daniels7
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    Greg Daniels

    1963-06-13

    BirthplaceWest Hollywood, California

    Gregory Martin Daniels (born June 13, 1963) is an American television comedy writer, producer,...  more
  • Greg Germann8
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    Greg Germann

    1958-02-26

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Houston

    Gregory Andrew Germann ( GUR-mən; born February 26, 1958) is an American actor who is known...  more
  • Greg Maddux9
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    Greg Maddux

    1966-04-14

    BirthplaceSan Angelo, Texas, United States of America

    Gregory Alan Maddux (born April 14, 1966) is an American former Major League Baseball (MLB)...  more

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  • Greg Norman10
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    Greg Norman

    1955

    BirthplaceMount Isa, Australia

    Gregory John Norman AO (born 10 February 1955) is an Australian professional golfer and...  more
  • Gregory Smith11
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    Gregory Smith

    1983-07-06

    BirthplaceToronto, Canada

    Gregory Edward Smith (born July 6, 1983) is a Canadian actor, writer, and director. Smith has...  more
  • Greg Giraldo12
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    Greg Giraldo

    1965-12-10

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Gregory C. Giraldo (December 10, 1965 – September 29, 2010) was an American stand-up comedian,...  more

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  • Greg Oden13
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    Greg Oden

    1988-01-22

    BirthplaceBuffalo, New York

    Gregory Wayne Oden Jr. (born January 22, 1988) is an American former professional basketball...  more
  • Greg Abbott14
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    Greg Abbott

    1957-11-13

    BirthplaceTexas, Wichita Falls, Area code 940, Contiguous United States, United States of America

    Gregory Wayne Abbott (born November 13, 1957) is an American attorney and politician who has...  more
  • Greg Fitzsimmons15
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    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Gregory Sebastian "Greg" Fitzsimmons (born April 5, 1966) is an American stand-up comedian,...  more

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    Greg Graffin

    1964-11-06

    BirthplaceRacine, Wisconsin, United States of America

    Gregory Walter Graffin, Ph.D (born November 6, 1964) is an American punk rock...  more

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    Greg Monroe

    1990-06-04

    BirthplaceGretna, Louisiana

    Gregory Keith Monroe Jr. (born June 4, 1990) is an American professional basketball player for...  more

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    Greg Vaughn

    1965-07-03

    BirthplaceSacramento, California

    Gregory Lamont Vaughn (born July 3, 1965) is a former Major League Baseball left fielder who...  more
  • Greg Hardy19
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    Greg Hardy

    1988-07-28

    BirthplaceMillington, Tennessee

    Gregory McKarl Hardy (born July 28, 1988) is an American mixed martial artist and former...  more
  • Gregory Campbell20
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    BirthplaceLondon, Canada

    Gregory James Campbell (born December 17, 1983) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey...  more
  • Greg Berlanti21
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    Greg Berlanti

    1972-05-24

    BirthplaceRye, New York

    Gregory Berlanti (born May 24, 1972) is an American writer, producer, and film director. He is...  more
  • Greg Holland22
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    Greg Holland

    1985-11-20

    BirthplaceMorganton, North Carolina

    Gregory Scott Holland (born November 20, 1985) is an American professional baseball pitcher...  more
  • Gregory Helms23
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    Gregory Helms

    1974-07-12
    Gregory Shane Helms (born July 12, 1974) is an American professional wrestler currently signed...  more
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    Greg Valentine

    1951-09-20
    Jonathan Anthony Wisniski (born September 20, 1951) is an American professional wrestler,...  more

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    Greg Jennings

    1983-09-21

    BirthplaceKalamazoo, Michigan

    Gregory Jennings Jr. (born September 21, 1983) is a former American football wide receiver who...  more

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