List of famous people named Harry, along with photos. How many celebrities named Harry can you think of? The famous Harrys below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Harry, athletes named Harry, and even political figures named Harry. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Harry? Add them to the list.If you love magic then you know that Harry Houdini is regarded as the most famous magician who ever lived. Are you a young teen girl bursting with unexplained energy and emotion? If yes then chances are you love Harry Styles, the lead member of the boy band One Direction.