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Have you ever realized how many famous people named Herman there are? We put together this list of celebrities named Herman to show that Hermans have a lot of good representation for their names. Some of the famous Hermans on this list might go by Herm or Hermann, so this list also includes famous people named Herm. From actors named Herman to athletes named Herman, this list should include the most notable people whose name is Herm. This list includes well-known Hermans like Tea Party activist Herman Cain, Moby Dick novelist Herman Melville, and German Nazi air marshall Hermann Göring.
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Herman Cain is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Herman
age 73 Herman Cain is an American author, business executive, radio host, syndicated columnist, and Tea Party activist from Georgia. He was a candidate for the 2012 U.S. Republican Party presidential ...more

Herman Edwards is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Herman
age 64 Herman "Herm" Edwards, Jr. is an American football analyst who most recently coached in the National Football League for the Kansas City Chiefs. Since 2009, he has been a pro football ...more

Herman Melville is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Herman
Dec. at 72 (1819-1891) Herman Melville was an American novelist, writer of short stories, and poet from the American Renaissance period. Most of his writings were published between 1846 and 1857. Best known for his ...more

Hermann Göring is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Herman
Died at 53 (1893-1946) Hermann Wilhelm Göring was a German politician, military leader, and leading member of the Nazi Party. A veteran of World War I as an ace fighter pilot, he was a recipient of the coveted ...more

Hermann Hesse is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Herman
Dec. at 85 (1877-1962) Hermann Hesse was a German-born Swiss poet, novelist, and painter. His best-known works include Steppenwolf, Siddhartha, and The Glass Bead Game, each of which explores an individual's search ...more

Herman Moore is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Herman
age 49 Herman Joseph Moore is an American former college and professional football player who was a wide receiver in National Football League for twelve seasons. He played college football for the ...more

Herman Li is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Herman
age 42 Herman Li is a Hong Kong-born, British Chinese musician and record producer. He is perhaps best known as one of two lead guitarists for the power metal band DragonForce.

Hermann Maier is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Herman
age 46 Hermann Maier, known as the Herminator, is a former World Cup champion alpine ski racer and Olympic gold medalist from Austria. Born in Altenmarkt im Pongau in Salzburg, Maier ranks among the ...more

Herman Brood is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Herman
Dec. at 55 (1946-2001) Hermanus 'Herman' Brood was a Dutch musician and painter. As a musician he achieved artistic and commercial success in the 1970s and 1980s, and was called "the Netherlands' greatest and ...more

Herm Malloy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Herman
Herm Malloy Dec. at 57 (1885-1942) John Herman Malloy, nicknamed "Tug," was a Major League Baseball pitcher who played for the Detroit Tigers in their American League pennant winning years of 1907 and 1908. He played in ...more

Herman Wouk is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Herman
Herman Wouk is a Pulitzer Prize-winning American author whose novels include The Caine Mutiny, The Winds of War and War and Remembrance.

Herman Hollerith is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Herman
Dec. at 69 (1860-1929) Herman Hollerith was an American statistician and inventor who developed a mechanical tabulator based on punched cards to rapidly tabulate statistics from millions of pieces of data. He was the ...more

Hermann von Helmholtz is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Herman
Dec. at 73 (1821-1894) Hermann Ludwig Ferdinand von Helmholtz was a German physician and physicist who made significant contributions to several widely varied areas of modern science. In physiology and psychology, he ...more

Herm Gilliam is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Herman
Dec. at 59 (1946-2005) Herman L. "Herm" Gilliam Jr. was an American professional basketball player. He was born in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

Herman Van Rompuy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Herman
age 71 Herman Achille Van Rompuy is a Belgian politician, who formerly served as Prime Minister of Belgium and then as the first President of the European Council. A politician from Belgium's Christian ...more

Hermann Weyl is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Herman
Dec. at 70 (1885-1955) Hermann Klaus Hugo Weyl, ForMemRS was a German mathematician, theoretical physicist and philosopher. Although much of his working life was spent in Zürich, Switzerland and then Princeton, ...more

Herm Doscher is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Herman
Dec. at 82 (1852-1934) John Henry "Herm" Doscher, Sr. was an American third baseman and umpire in the early years of professional baseball, playing for five different teams in the National Association and ...more

Herman J. Mankiewicz is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Herman
Dec. at 56 (1897-1953) Herman Jacob Mankiewicz; November 7, 1897 – March 5, 1953 was an American screenwriter, who, with Orson Welles, wrote the screenplay for Citizen Kane. Earlier, he was the Berlin correspondent ...more

Hermann Höcherl is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Herman
Dec. at 77 (1912-1989) Hermann Höcherl was a German politician of the Christian Social Union of Bavaria. He joined the Nazi Party in 1931; after leaving it in 1932, he rejoined in 1935. In 1942 he volunteered for ...more

Hermann Rorschach is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Herman
Dec. at 38 (1884-1922) Hermann Rorschach was a Swiss Freudian psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, best known for developing a projective test known as the Rorschach inkblot test. This test was reportedly designed to ...more

Herman Franks is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Herman
Dec. at 95 (1914-2009) Herman Louis Franks was a catcher, coach, manager, general manager and scout in American Major League Baseball. He was born in Price, Utah, to Italian-American immigrant parents and attended the ...more

Hermann Oberth is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Herman
Dec. at 95 (1894-1989) Hermann Julius Oberth was an Austro-Hungarian-born German physicist and engineer. He is considered one of the founding fathers of rocketry and astronautics.

Herman Bang is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Herman
Dec. at 55 (1857-1912) Herman Joachim Bang was a Danish author, one of the men of the Modern Breakthrough.

Hermann Weingärtner is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Herman
Dec. at 55 (1864-1919) Hermann Weingärtner was a German gymnast. He was born and died in Frankfurt. He started his career in his hometown at the local gymnastics club Frankfurter Turnverein 1860. Later on he ...more

Hermann Baumann is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Herman
age 84 Hermann Baumann is a virtuoso horn player, academic teacher and composer. After starting his musical career as a singer and jazz drummer he switched to horn at the age of 17. He studied with ...more