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Famous People Named Harry  

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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. 
Harry S. Truman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Harry
Dec. at 88 (1884-1972)
Harry S. Truman was an American statesman who served as the 33rd President of the United States, taking the office upon the death of Franklin D. Roosevelt. A WWI veteran. He is known for ...more
Harry Styles is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Harry
age 25
Harry Edward Styles (born 1 February 1994) is an English singer, songwriter, and actor. He rose to stardom as a member of the boy band One Direction after a 2010 audition as a solo artist for ...more
Harry Reid is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Harry
age 79
Harry Mason Reid is an American politician and the senior United States Senator from Nevada, in office since 1987. A member of the Democratic Party, he has served as the Senate Minority Leader ...more
Harry Connick, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Harry
age 51
Joseph Harry Fowler Connick, Jr. is an American singer, musician and actor. He has sold over 28 million albums worldwide. Connick is ranked among the top 60 best-selling male artists in the ...more
Harry Houdini is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Harry
Dec. at 52 (1874-1926)
Harry Houdini was a Hungarian-American illusionist and stunt performer, noted for his sensational escape acts. He first attracted notice in vaudeville in the US and then as "Harry Handcuff ...more
Harry Carson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Harry
age 65
Harold Donald Carson is a former American football inside linebacker who played his entire professional career for the NFL's New York Giants. Carson was inducted into the College Football Hall ...more
Harry Belafonte is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Harry
age 92
Harry Belafonte is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and social activist. One of the most successful Jamaican-American pop stars in history, he was dubbed the "King of Calypso" ...more
Harry Lloyd is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Harry
age 32
Harry Charles Salusbury Lloyd is an English actor. He is known for his roles as Will Scarlet in the 2006 BBC drama Robin Hood, Jeremy Baines in the 2007 Doctor Who episodes "Human ...more
Harry Greb is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Harry
Dec. at 32 (1894-1926)
Edward Henry "Harry" Greb was an American professional boxer. Nicknamed "The Pittsburgh Windmill", he was the American Light Heavyweight Champion from 1922 to 1923 and World ...more
Harry Nilsson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Harry
Dec. at 53 (1941-1994)
Harry Edward Nilsson III, usually credited as Nilsson, was an American singer-songwriter who achieved the peak of his commercial success in the early 1970s. He is known for the hit singles ...more
Harry Shearer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Harry
age 75
Harry Julius Shearer is an American actor, comedian, writer, voice artist, musician, author, radio host and director. He is known for his long-running roles on The Simpsons, his work on Saturday ...more
Harry Anderson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Harry
age 66
Harry Laverne Anderson is an American actor, writer, director and magician. He is best known for the role of Judge Harry Stone on the 1984-1992 television series Night Court. In addition to ...more
Harry Chapin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Harry
Dec. at 39 (1942-1981)
Harry Forster Chapin was an American singer-songwriter best known for his folk rock songs including "Taxi," "W*O*L*D," "Sniper", "Flowers Are Red," and ...more
Harry Kane is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Harry
age 25
Harry Edward Kane is an English professional footballer who plays for Tottenham Hotspur and the England national team as a forward. He made his senior debut for Tottenham on 25 August 2011 in a ...more
Harry Heilmann is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Harry
Dec. at 57 (1894-1951)
Harry Edwin Heilmann, nicknamed "Slug," was a Major League Baseball player who played 17 seasons with the Detroit Tigers and Cincinnati Reds. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of ...more
Harry Wills is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Harry
Dec. at 69 (1889-1958)
Harry "The Black Panther" Wills was a heavyweight boxer who three times held the World Colored Heavyweight Championship. Many boxing historians consider Wills the most egregious victim ...more
Harry Morgan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Harry
Dec. at 96 (1915-2011)
Harry Morgan was a prolific American actor and director whose television and film career spanned six decades. Morgan's major roles included Pete Porter in both December Bride and Pete and ...more
Harry Shum, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Harry
age 36
Harry Shum, Jr. is an American dancer, actor, choreographer and singer. He is best known for his role as Mike Chang on the Fox television show Glee. He has appeared in dance films such as Stomp ...more
Harry Dean Stanton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Harry
age 92
Harry Dean Stanton is an American actor, musician, and singer. Stanton's career has spanned over sixty years, during which he appeared in such films as Cool Hand Luke; Kelly's Heroes; Dillinger; ...more
Harry Lennix is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Harry
age 54
Harry Joseph Lennix III is an American actor. He is best known for his roles as Terrence "Dresser" Williams in the Robert Townsend film The Five Heartbeats and as Boyd Langton in the ...more
Harry Gallatin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Harry
age 91
Harry J. " The Horse" Gallatin is a retired American professional basketball player and coach. Gallatin played nine seasons for the New York Knicks in the NBA from 1948 to 1957, as ...more
Harry H. Corbett is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Harry
Dec. at 57 (1925-1982)
Harry H. Corbett, OBE was an English actor. Corbett was best known for his starring role in the popular and long-running BBC Television sitcom Steptoe and Son in the 1960s and 1970s. Corbett was ...more
Harry Howell is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Harry
age 86
Harry Howell is an actor.
Harry Gregg is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Harry
age 86
Henry "Harry" Gregg MBE is a former Northern Ireland international footballer and manager. He made 25 appearances for Northern Ireland as a goalkeeper and played for Manchester United ...more
Harry Judd is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Harry
age 33
Harry Mark Christopher Judd is an English musician who is best known as the drummer for British pop rock band McFly, along with fellow band members Tom Fletcher, Dougie Poynter and Danny Jones. ...more