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

Gregory Peck was a classic actor and one of the best in film history. One of his most memorable films include Roman Holiday, costarring with Audrey Hepburn. His most famous role as "Atticus Finch" in the film To Kill a Mockingbird earned him an Academy Award for Best Actor. Greg Maddux is a former baseball pitcher for the MLB. He played for the Chicago Cubs and Atlanta Braves. He was awarded the Cy Yound Award and is in the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Gregory Peck is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Dec. at 87 (1916-2003)

Birthplace: La 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 most popular film stars from the 1940s to the 1960s. Peck received five Academy Award for Best Actor ...more

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Greg Maddux is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 52

Birthplace: San Angelo, Texas, United States of America

Gregory Alan Maddux (born April 14, 1966) is an American former Major League Baseball (MLB) pitcher. Maddux is best known for his accomplishments while playing for the Atlanta Braves and the ...more

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Greg Louganis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 59

Birthplace: El Cajon, California, United States of America

Gregory Efthimios Louganis (;born January 29, 1960) is an American Olympic diver, LGBT activist, and author who won gold medals at the 1984 and 1988 Summer Olympics, on both the springboard and ...more

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Gregory Campbell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 35

Birthplace: London, Canada

Gregory James Campbell (born December 17, 1983) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey centre and current developmental coach for the Columbus Blue Jackets. He was drafted by the Florida ...more
Greg Kinnear is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 55

Birthplace: Logansport, Indiana, United States of America

Gregory Buck Kinnear (born June 17, 1963) is an American actor and television personality. He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in As Good as It Gets ...more

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Greg Monroe is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 28

Birthplace: Gretna, Louisiana

Gregory Keith Monroe Jr. (born June 4, 1990) is an American professional basketball player for Bayern Munich of the Basketball Bundesliga (BBL) and the EuroLeague. In his freshman season at ...more

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Greg Giraldo is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Dec. at 45 (1965-2010)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Gregory C. Giraldo (December 10, 1965 – September 29, 2010) was an American stand-up comedian, television personality, and lawyer. He is remembered for his appearances on Comedy Central's ...more

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Greg Jennings is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 32

Birthplace: Kalamazoo, Michigan

Gregory Jennings Jr. (born September 21, 1983) is a former American football wide receiver who played ten seasons in the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the Green Bay Packers ...more

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Greg Oden is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 31

Birthplace: Buffalo, New York

Gregory Wayne Oden Jr. (born January 22, 1988) is an American former professional basketball player. Oden, a 7 ft 0 in (2.13 m), 250-pound (110 kg) center, played college basketball at the Ohio ...more
Greg Olsen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 30

Birthplace: Wayne, New Jersey

Gregory Walter Olsen (born March 11, 1985) is an American football tight end for the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at the University of ...more

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Gregory Hines is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Dec. at 57 (1946-2003)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

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

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Greg Valentine is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 67
Jonathan Anthony Wisniski (born September 20, 1951) is an American professional wrestler, better known as Greg "The Hammer" Valentine. He is the son of wrestler Johnny Valentine. In ...more

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Greg Norman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Greg Norman Age: 64

Birthplace: Mount Isa, Australasia, Australia, Queensland

Gregory John Norman AO (born 10 February 1955) is an Australian professional golfer and entrepreneur who spent 331 weeks as the world's Number 1 Official World Golf Rankings ranked golfer in the ...more
Gregory Helms is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 44
Gregory Shane Helms (born July 12, 1974) is an American professional wrestler currently signed to WWE as a producer. He is best known for his time with World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), where ...more

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Greg Lake is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 71

Birthplace: Poole, United Kingdom

Gregory Stuart Lake (10 November 1947 – 7 December 2016) was an English singer, songwriter, bassist, guitarist and record producer. He gained prominence as a founding member of the progressive ...more

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Greg Hardy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 27

Birthplace: Millington, Tennessee

Gregory McKarl Hardy (born July 28, 1988) is an American mixed martial artist and former American football defensive end. He played college football at the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss), ...more

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Greg Graffin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 54

Birthplace: Racine, Wisconsin, United States of America

Gregory Walter Graffin, Ph.D (born November 6, 1964) is an American punk rock singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, college lecturer, and author. He is most recognized as the lead vocalist, ...more

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Greg Vaughn is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 53

Birthplace: Sacramento, California

Gregory Lamont Vaughn (born July 3, 1965) is a former Major League Baseball left fielder who played for the Milwaukee Brewers (1989–96), San Diego Padres (1996–98), Cincinnati Reds (1999), Tampa ...more
Greg Holland is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 33

Birthplace: Morganton, North Carolina

Gregory Scott Holland (born November 20, 1985) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Washington Nationals organization. He has previously played for the Kansas City Royals, ...more
Greg Ginn is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 64

Birthplace: Tucson, Pima County, United States of America, United States, with Territories, + more

Gregory Regis "Greg" Ginn (born June 8, 1954) is an American guitarist, songwriter, and singer, best known for being the leader of and primary songwriter for the hardcore punk band ...more

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Greg Luzinski is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 68

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois

Gregory Michael "The Bull" Luzinski (born November 22, 1950) is an American former professional baseball player. A left fielder, Luzinski spent most of his career with the Philadelphia ...more
Gregory Smith is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 35

Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

Gregory Edward Smith (born July 6, 1983) is a Canadian actor, writer, and director. Smith has appeared in several Hollywood films, and is known for his roles as Alan Abernathy in Small Soldiers, ...more
Greg Fitzsimmons is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 52

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Gregory Sebastian "Greg" Fitzsimmons (born April 5, 1966) is an American stand-up comedian, writer, producer and radio host. He hosted The Greg Fitzsimmons Show on Howard 101 until

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Greg Proops is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Age: 59

Birthplace: Phoenix, Arizona, United States of America

Gregory Everett Proops (born October 3, 1959) is an American actor, stand-up comedian, voice artist and television host. He is widely known for his work as an improvisational comedian on the ...more

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Greg Davies is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Greg
Greg Davies Age: 50

Birthplace: St Asaph, United Kingdom

Gregory Daniel Davies (born 14 May 1968) is a British stand-up comedian and actor. He is best known for his roles as Greg in We Are Klang, Mr. Gilbert in The Inbetweeners, Ken Thompson in ...more