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Who Is The Most Famous Harrison In The World?

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

How many celebrities named Harrison can you think of? The famous Harrisons below have many different professions, including notable actors named Harrison, famous athletes named Harrison, and even political figures named Harrison.

Harrison Ford is certainly one of the most famous Harrisons on this list. One of the famous actors named Harrison, his break out role came in 1977 when he first played Han Solo in Star Wars. He went on to star in several successful franchises including the Indiana Jones and Blade Runner films.

Another of the famous people with the first name Harrison is Harrison Schmitt. He was a NASA astronaut and crew member of Apollo 17. He also served as a U.S. Senator from New Mexico from 1977 to 1983.

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  • Harrison Ford

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, United States of America

    Harrison Ford (born July 13, 1942) is an American actor. He gained worldwide fame for his... more on Wikipedia

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  • Harrison Schmitt

    BirthplaceSanta Rita, New Mexico, United States of America

    Harrison Hagan "Jack" Schmitt (born July 3, 1935) is an American geologist, retired NASA... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison Page

    BirthplaceAtlanta, Georgia, United States of America

    Harrison Page (born August 27, 1941) is an American television and film actor who has appeared... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison Gilbertson

    BirthplaceAdelaide, Australia

    Harrison Gilbertson is a film actor.
  • Harrison Chad

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    Harrison Chad is an American actor and voice actor. His roles include young Tarzan in the film... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison Young

    Harrison Young

    Dec. at 75 (1930-2005)

    BirthplaceMichigan, USA, Port Huron

    Harrison Richard Young (March 13, 1930 – July 3, 2005) was an American film and television... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison Potter

    Harrison Potter

    Dec. at 93 (1891-1984)

    BirthplaceNorth Adams, Massachusetts

    Harrison Potter (May 9, 1891 – October 3, 1984) was an American pianist and educator. Potter... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison Gray Otis

    Harrison Gray Otis

    Dec. at 83 (1765-1848)

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Harrison Gray Otis (October 8, 1765 – October 28, 1848), was a businessman, lawyer, and... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison A. Williams

    Harrison A. Williams

    Dec. at 82 (1919-2001)

    BirthplacePlainfield, New Jersey, United States of America

    Harrison Arlington "Pete" Williams Jr. (December 10, 1919 – November 17, 2001) was an American... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison Ellenshaw

    BirthplaceHarrisburg, Pennsylvania

    Harrison Ellenshaw (born Peter Ellenshaw, July 20, 1945 in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania) is an... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison H. Riddleberger

    Harrison H. Riddleberger

    Dec. at 46 (1844-1890)

    BirthplaceEdinburg, Virginia, USA

    Harrison Holt Riddleberger (October 4, 1843 – January 24, 1890) was a Virginia lawyer,... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison Gradwell Slater
    Harrison Gradwell Slater was an American writer, pianist, and educator. Born Harry James... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison Barnes

    BirthplaceAmes, Iowa, United States of America

    Harrison Bryce Jordan Barnes (born May 30, 1992) is an American professional basketball player... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison Smith

    Harrison Smith

    Age: 31

    BirthplaceKnoxville, Tennessee

    Harrison Smith is an American football safety for the Minnesota Vikings of the National... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison Dillard

    BirthplaceCleveland, Ohio

    William Harrison "Bones" Dillard (born July 8, 1923) is an American former track and field... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison Gray

    Harrison Gray

    Dec. at 83 (1711-1794)

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Harrison Gray (1711–1794) was a wealthy merchant, as well as Treasurer and Receiver-General... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison H. Wheeler

    Harrison H. Wheeler

    Dec. at 57 (1839-1896)

    BirthplaceMichigan, United States of America

    Harrison H. Wheeler (March 22, 1839 – July 28, 1896) was a politician from the U.S. state of... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison Hayter

    Harrison Hayter

    Dec. at 73 (1825-1898)

    BirthplaceFlushing, United Kingdom

    Harrison Hayter (10 April 1825 – 5 May 1898) was a British engineer, participating in many... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison White

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C.

    Harrison Colyar White (born March 21, 1930) is the emeritus Giddings Professor of Sociology at... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison Thyng

    Harrison Thyng

    Dec. at 65 (1918-1983)

    BirthplaceLaconia, New Hampshire

    Brigadier General Harrison Reed Thyng (April 12, 1918 – September 24, 1983) was a fighter... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison C. Davies

    Harrison C. Davies

    Age: 30

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, United States of America

  • Harrison Grey Fiske

    Harrison Grey Fiske

    Dec. at 81 (1861-1942)

    BirthplaceHarrison, New York

    Harrison Grey Fiske (July 30, 1861 – September 2, 1942) was an American journalist, playwright... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison Reed

    Harrison Reed

    Dec. at 86 (1813-1899)

    BirthplaceLittleton, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Harrison Reed (August 26, 1813 – May 25, 1899) was an American editor and politician who had... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison Ludington

    Harrison Ludington

    Dec. at 79 (1812-1891)

    BirthplaceKent, Contiguous United States, New York, Putnam County, United States of America

    Harrison Ludington (July 30, 1812 – June 17, 1891) was an American Republican politician who... more on Wikipedia
  • Harrison Gray Otis

    Harrison Gray Otis

    Dec. at 80 (1837-1917)


    Harrison Gray Otis (February 10, 1837 – July 30, 1917) was the president and general manager... more on Wikipedia