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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.
  • Ira Levin

    Ira Levin

    Dec. at 78 (1929-2007)

    BirthplaceManhattan, New York City, New York

    Ira Marvin Levin (August 27, 1929 – November 12, 2007) was an American novelist, playwright,... more on Wikipedia
  • Ira Gershwin

    Ira Gershwin

    Dec. at 87 (1896-1983)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Ira Gershwin (born Israel Gershowitz, December 6, 1896 – August 17, 1983) was an American... more on Wikipedia

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  • Ira Kaplan

    Ira Kaplan

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

    Ira Glass

    Age: 61

    BirthplaceBaltimore, Maryland, USA

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

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  • Ira Newborn

    BirthplaceNew York City, Area code 917, Contiguous United States, New York, United States of America

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

    Dec. at 75 (1898-1973)

    BirthplaceSeneca Falls, New York

    Ira Sprague Bowen (December 21, 1898 – February 6, 1973) was an American physicist and... more on Wikipedia
  • Ira Hayes

    Ira Hayes

    Dec. at 32 (1923-1955)

    BirthplaceSacaton, Arizona

    Ira Hamilton Hayes (January 12, 1923 – January 24, 1955) was a Pima Native American and a... more on Wikipedia
  • Ira Michael Heyman

    Dec. at 81 (1930-2011)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

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

    Ira Rennert

    Age: 86

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

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

    Ira Bowman

    Age: 47

    BirthplaceNewark, New Jersey

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

    Ira Flagstead

    Dec. at 47 (1893-1940)

    BirthplaceMontague, Michigan

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

    Ira Flatow

    Age: 71

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Ira Flatow (; born March 9, 1949) is a radio and television journalist and author who hosts... more on Wikipedia
  • Ira Aldridge

    Ira Aldridge

    Dec. at 60 (1807-1867)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Ira Frederick Aldridge (July 24, 1807 – August 7, 1867) was an American and later British... more on Wikipedia
  • BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Ira Steven Behr (born October 23, 1953) is an American television producer and screenwriter,... more on Wikipedia
  • Ira Allen Eastman

    Dec. at 72 (1809-1881)

    BirthplaceGilmanton, New Hampshire, United States of America

    Ira Allen Eastman (January 1, 1809 – March 21, 1881) was an American manufacturer and... more on Wikipedia
  • Ira Sorkin

    Ira Sorkin

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

    Ira Harris

    Dec. at 73 (1802-1875)

    BirthplaceCharleston, New York, United States of America

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

    Ira Newble

    Age: 45

    BirthplaceDetroit, Michigan

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

    Ira Cohen

    Dec. at 76 (1935-2011)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Ira Cohen (February 3, 1935 – April 25, 2011) was an American poet, publisher, photographer... more on Wikipedia
  • Ira Kaplan

    Ira Kaplan

  • Ira Berlin

    Ira Berlin

    Age: 79

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

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

    Ira Miller

    Dec. at 72 (1940-2012)

    BirthplaceUSA, Chicago, Illinois

    Ira Miller was an actor and screenwriter.
  • Ira Remsen

    Ira Remsen

    Dec. at 81 (1846-1927)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

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

    Dec. at 104 (1895-1999)


    Ira Lawrence Baldwin (August 20, 1895 – August 9, 1999) was the founder and director emeritus... more on Wikipedia