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Ever thought about how many famous people named Hal are out there? This list of celebrities named Hal will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Hals below include actors named Hal and athletes named Hal, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Hal who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Hals below include Hal Greer, Hal Holbrook, and Hal McRae.
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Hal Greer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Basketball player
Harold Everett Greer is a retired American professional basketball player. Born in Huntington, West Virginia, he attended Douglass Junior and Senior High School in Huntington. He played college ...more

Hal Holbrook is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Television director, Actor, Voice acting
Harold Rowe "Hal" Holbrook, Jr. is an American film and stage actor. Holbrook initially gained notoriety for a one-man stage show he developed while in college in 1954, performing as ...more

Hal McRae is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Baseball player, Coach
Harold Abraham McRae is a former left fielder in Major League Baseball who played for the Cincinnati Reds and Kansas City Royals. Utilized as a designated hitter for most of his career, McRae ...more

Hal Newhouser is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Baseball player
Harold "Prince Hal" Newhouser was an American Major League Baseball pitcher who played 17 seasons from 1939 to 1955 for the Detroit Tigers and Cleveland Indians. Newhouser was ...more

Hal Roach is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter
Harold Eugene "Hal" Roach, Sr. was an American film and television producer, director, and actor from the 1910s to the 1990s, best known today for producing the Laurel and Hardy and ...more

Hal Ashby is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Film Editor, Actor, Film Director
Hal Ashby was an American film director and editor associated with the New Hollywood wave of filmmaking. Before his career as a director Ashby edited films for Norman Jewison, notably The ...more

Hal Sparks is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Comedian, Musician, Actor
Hal Harry Magee Sparks III, known as Hal Sparks, is an American actor, comedian, musician and television personality. He is known for his contributions to VH1, hosting E!'s Talk Soup, and the ...more

Hal Trosky is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Baseball player
Harold Arthur Trosky, Sr., born Harold Arthur Trojovsky, was an American first baseman in Major League Baseball for the Cleveland Indians and the Chicago White Sox. Trosky was born in Norway, ...more

Hal Linden is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Television director, Musician, Actor
Hal Linden is an American stage and screen actor, television director and musician. Linden began his career as a big band musician and singer in the 1950s. After a stint in the United States ...more

Hal Gurnee is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Hal Gurnee Television director, Television producer
Hal Gurnee is an American television director who directed all of the television shows hosted by David Letterman on NBC. Gurnee directed the Emmy award-winning but short-lived NBC daytime ...more

Hal Ketchum is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Painter, Singer-songwriter, Actor
Hal Michael Ketchum is an American country music artist. He has released 11 studio albums since 1986, including nine for the Curb and Asylum-Curb labels. Ketchum's 1991 album Past the Point of ...more

Hal Blaine is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Actor, Drummer, Session musician
Hal Blaine (born Harold Simon Belsky; February 5, 1929 - March 11, 2019) was an American drummer and session musician. He is most known for his work with the Wrecking Crew in California. Blaine ...more

Hal Fishman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Journalist, Newsreader, Actor
Harold "Hal" Fishman was a local news anchor in the Los Angeles area, serving on-air with Los Angeles-area television stations continuously between 1960 until 2007. Fishman was the ...more

Hal Lindes is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Film Score Composer, Arranger, Guitarist
Hal Andrew Lindes is an English-American guitarist and film score composer. In 1979, he played guitar with the rock group Darling. Signed to Charisma Records, they released the single "Do ...more

Hal Smith is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Character actor, Actor, Disc jockey
Harold John "Hal" Smith was an American actor. Smith is best known as Otis Campbell, the town drunk on CBS's The Andy Griffith Show. He was also very active in voice over roles; having ...more

Hal B. Wallis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Film Producer, Actor
Harold Brent "Hal" Wallis was an American film producer. He is best remembered for producing Casablanca, along with many other major films for Warner Bros. featuring such film stars as ...more

Hal Neuhouser is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Hal

Hal Clement is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Pilot, Novelist, Writer
Harry Clement Stubbs better known by the pen name Hal Clement, was an American science fiction writer and a leader of the hard science fiction subgenre. He also painted astronomically oriented ...more

Hal David is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Record producer, Songwriter, Lyricist
Harold Lane "Hal" David was an American lyricist. He grew up in Brooklyn, New York City. He was best known for his collaborations with composer Burt Bacharach and his association with

Hal Lanier is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Manager, Baseball player
Harold Clifton Lanier is a former infielder, coach and manager in Major League Baseball. On November 18, 2014, he was named the first manager in the history of the Ottawa Champions Baseball Club ...more

Hal Mumme is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Hal
American Football coach, Coach, American football player
Hal Clay Mumme is an American college football coach and former player. He currently serves as the head coach at Belhaven University. Previously, Mumme served as the head football coach at Iowa ...more

Hal Mohr is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Cinematographer, Film Editor, Film Director
Hal Mohr, A.S.C. was a famed movie cinematographer.

Hal Williams is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Actor
Harold "Hal" Williams is an American actor, best known for his recurring role as Police Officer Smith on Sanford and Son, and as the patriarch Lester Jenkins, the husband of Marla ...more

Hal Needham is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Stunt Performer, Screenwriter, Inventor
Hal Brett Needham was an American stuntman and film director. He is best known for his frequent collaborations with actor Burt Reynolds, usually in films involving fast cars, such as Smokey and ...more

Hal Laycoe is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Hal
Ice Hockey Player
Harold Richardson Laycoe was a Canadian ice hockey defenceman and coach. Laycoe grew up in rural Sutherland, Saskatchewan. He played junior hockey in Saskatoon, but he saw his dreams of turning ...more