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Famous People Named Irving

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Who knew there were so many famous people named Irving in the world? Our list of celebrities named Irving includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Irvings below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Irving, actors named Irving, and much more. Irving Berlin, Irving Fryar, and Irving Thalberg are only a few of the well-known people named Irving on this list.
  • Irving Berlin

    Irving Berlin

    Dec. at 101 (1888-1989)

    BirthplaceMogilev Region, Belarus

    Irving Berlin (born Israel Isidore Beilin; Yiddish: ישראל בעילין‎; May 11, 1888 – September... more on Wikipedia

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    #627 of 2,443 The Most Influential People of All Time#187 of 525 Which Artist Would You Bring Back From The Dead To Write One More Song?

  • Irving Fryar

    BirthplaceMount Holly, New Jersey, United States of America

    Irving Dale Fryar, Sr. (born September 28, 1962) is a former American college and professional... more on Wikipedia

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    #519 of 1,323 The Best Football Players Ever#119 of 322 People Who Should Be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame

  • Irving Thalberg

    Irving Thalberg

    Dec. at 37 (1899-1936)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Irving Grant Thalberg (May 30, 1899 – September 14, 1936) was an American film producer during... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving Penn

    Irving Penn

    Dec. at 92 (1917-2009)

    BirthplacePlainfield, New Jersey

    Irving Penn (June 16, 1917 – October 7, 2009) was an American photographer known for his... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving Kristol

    Irving Kristol

    Dec. at 89 (1920-2009)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Irving Kristol (; January 22, 1920 – September 18, 2009) was an American journalist who was... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving R. Levine

    Irving R. Levine

    Dec. at 87 (1922-2009)

    BirthplacePawtucket, Rhode Island, United States of America

    Irving Raskin Levine (August 26, 1922 – March 27, 2009) was an American journalist and... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving Wightman Colburn

    Dec. at 56 (1861-1917)
    Irving Wightman Colburn (16 May 1861 – 4 September 1917) was an American inventor and... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving Fazola

    Irving Fazola

    Dec. at 37 (1912-1949)

    BirthplaceNew Orleans, Louisiana

    Irving Fazola (December 10, 1912 – March 20, 1949) was an American jazz clarinetist.

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    #42 of 88 The Greatest Clarinetists of All Time#64 of 142 Famous Jazz Clarinetists

  • Irving Babbitt

    Dec. at 68 (1865-1933)

    BirthplaceDayton, Ohio

    Irving Babbitt (August 2, 1865 – July 15, 1933) was an American academic and literary critic,... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving Moskowitz

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Irving Moskowitz (January 11, 1928 – June 16, 2016) was an American physician, businessman,... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving Bacon

    Irving Bacon

    Dec. at 72 (1893-1965)

    BirthplaceUSA, Saint Joseph, Missouri

    Irving Bacon (born Irving Von Peters; September 6, 1893 – February 5, 1965) was an American... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving Pichel

    Irving Pichel

    Dec. at 63 (1891-1954)

    BirthplacePittsburgh, USA, Pennsylvania

    Irving Pichel (June 24, 1891 – July 13, 1954) was an American actor and film director, who won... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving Cummings

    Irving Cummings

    Dec. at 71 (1888-1959)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Irving Camisky (October 9, 1888 – April 18, 1959) was an American movie actor, director,... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving Langmuir

    Irving Langmuir

    Dec. at 76 (1881-1957)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Irving Langmuir (; January 31, 1881 – August 16, 1957) was an American chemist and physicist.... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving Gertz

    Dec. at 93 (1915-2008)

    BirthplaceProvidence, Rhode Island

    Irving Gertz (May 19, 1915 – November 14, 2008) was an American composer recognized for his... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving J. Moore

    Dec. at 74 (1919-1993)

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois

    Irving Joseph Moore (April 7, 1919 – July 2, 1993) was an American television director... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving Janis

    Dec. at 72 (1918-1990)

    BirthplaceBuffalo, New York

    Irving Lester Janis (May 26, 1918 – November 15, 1990) was a research psychologist at Yale... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving Stone

    Irving Stone

    Dec. at 86 (1903-1989)


    To be distinguished from Irving I. Stone, philanthropistIrving Stone (born Tennenbaum, July... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving Azoff
    Irving Azoff (; born December 12, 1947) is an American entertainment executive and chairman of... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving S. Reed

    Dec. at 89 (1923-2012)

    BirthplaceSeattle, Washington

    Irving Stoy Reed (November 12, 1923 – September 11, 2012) was a mathematician and engineer. He... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving Howe

    Dec. at 73 (1920-1993)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Irving Howe (; June 11, 1920 – May 5, 1993) was an American literary and social critic and a... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving Reis

    Dec. at 47 (1906-1953)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Irving Reis, (born May 7, 1906, in New York City – died July 3, 1953, in Woodland Hills,... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving Lorenzo

    BirthplaceHollis, New York City, New York, United States of America

    Irving Domingo Lorenzo, Jr. (born June 26, 1970), better known by his stage name Irv Gotti, is... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving Kaplan

    Dec. at 84 (1913-1997)
    Irving Kaplan (1913–1997) was a chemist and a Massachusetts Institute of Technology professor,... more on Wikipedia
  • Irving W. Drew

    Irving W. Drew

    Dec. at 77 (1845-1922)

    BirthplaceColebrook, New Hampshire, United States of America

    Irving Webster Drew (January 8, 1845 – April 10, 1922) was a United States Senator from New... more on Wikipedia