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Famous People Named Ira

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Ever thought about how many famous people named Ira are out there? This list of celebrities named Ira will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Iras below include actors named Ira and athletes named Ira, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Ira who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Iras below include Ira Levin, Ira Gershwin, and Ira Kaplan.
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  • Ira Levin

    Dec. at 78 (1929-2007)
    Ira Marvin Levin (August 27, 1929 – November 12, 2007) was an American novelist, playwright,...  more
  • Ira Gershwin

    Dec. at 87 (1896-1983)
    Ira Gershwin (born Israel Gershowitz, December 6, 1896 – August 17, 1983) was an American...  more

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  • Ira Kaplan

    Age: 63
    Ira Kaplan (born January 7, 1957) is a co-founder, vocalist, guitarist and songwriter in the...  more
  • Ira Glass

    Age: 61
    Ira Jeffrey Glass (; born March 3, 1959) is an American public radio personality. He is the...  more

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  • Ira Newborn (born December 26, 1949) is an American musician, actor, orchestrator and...  more
  • Ira Sprague Bowen

    Dec. at 75 (1898-1973)
    Ira Sprague Bowen (December 21, 1898 – February 6, 1973) was an American physicist and...  more
  • Ira Hayes

    Dec. at 32 (1923-1955)
    Ira Hamilton Hayes (January 12, 1923 – January 24, 1955) was a Pima Native American and a...  more
  • Ira Michael Heyman

    Dec. at 81 (1930-2011)
    Ira Michael Heyman (May 30, 1930 – November 19, 2011) was a Professor of Law and of City and...  more
  • Ira Rennert

    Age: 86
    Ira Leon Rennert (born May 31, 1934) is an American investor and businessman....  more
  • Ira Bowman

    Age: 47
    Ira Bowman (born June 11, 1973) is a retired American professional basketball player formerly...  more
  • Ira Flagstead

    Dec. at 47 (1893-1940)
    Ira James Flagstead (September 22, 1893 – March 13, 1940), sometimes known as "Pete", was an...  more
  • Ira Flatow

    Age: 71
    Ira Flatow (; born March 9, 1949) is a radio and television journalist and author who hosts...  more

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  • Ira Aldridge

    Dec. at 60 (1807-1867)
    Ira Frederick Aldridge (July 24, 1807 – August 7, 1867) was an American and later British...  more
  • Ira Steven Behr (born October 23, 1953) is an American television producer and screenwriter,...  more
  • Ira Allen Eastman

    Dec. at 72 (1809-1881)
    Ira Allen Eastman (January 1, 1809 – March 21, 1881) was an American manufacturer and...  more
  • Ira Sorkin

    Age: 77
    Ira Lee Sorkin (born May 30, 1943) is an American attorney. He is best known for representing...  more
  • Ira Harris

    Dec. at 73 (1802-1875)
    Ira Harris (May 31, 1802 – December 2, 1875) was an American jurist and senator from New York....  more
  • Ira Newble

    Age: 45
    Ira Reynolds Newble II (born January 20, 1975) is an American former professional basketball...  more
  • Ira Cohen

    Dec. at 76 (1935-2011)
    Ira Cohen (February 3, 1935 – April 25, 2011) was an American poet, publisher, photographer...  more
  • Ira Kaplan

  • Ira Berlin

    Age: 79
    Ira Berlin (May 27, 1941 – June 5, 2018) was an American historian, professor of history at...  more
  • Ira Miller

    Dec. at 72 (1940-2012)
    Ira Miller was an actor and screenwriter....  more
  • Ira Remsen

    Dec. at 81 (1846-1927)
    Ira Remsen (February 10, 1846 – March 4, 1927) was a chemist who, along with Constantin...  more
  • Ira Pittelman is a theatrical producer....  more
  • Ira Baldwin

    Dec. at 104 (1895-1999)
    Ira Lawrence Baldwin (August 20, 1895 – August 9, 1999) was the founder and director emeritus...  more