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Who Is The Most Famous Isaac In The World?

Updated January 2, 2021 619 votes 46 voters 30.8k views71 items

List RulesVote up all of the Isaacs you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Isaac can you think of? The famous Isaacs below have many different professions, including notable actors named Isaac, famous athletes named Isaac, and even musicians named Isaac.

Isaac Newton is certainly one of the most famous Isaacs on this list. One of the scientists named Isaac, he is best known for formulating the laws of motion and universal gravitation. He also proved Kepler's laws of planetary motion.

Another of the famous people with the first name Isaac is Isaac Hayes. He won an Academy Award for Best Original Song in 1972 for the “Theme from Shaft.” He also voiced the South Park character, Chef, from 1997 to 2006. Isaac Hempstead-Wright, who played Bran Stark from Game of Thrones, is another famous person named Isaac. 

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    Isaac Newton

    1643-01-04
    Sir Isaac Newton (25 December 1642 – 20 March 1726/27) was an English mathematician,...  more

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    Isaac Hayes

    1942-08-20
    Isaac Lee Hayes Jr. (August 20, 1942 – August 10, 2008) was an American singer, songwriter,...  more

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    The Best Isaac Hayes Albums of All Time#522 of 739 The Best Singers Of All Time

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    Isaac Hempstead Wright (born Isaac William Hempstead; 9 April 1999) is an English actor. He is...  more
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    Isaac Asimov

    1920-01-02
    Isaac Asimov (; c. January 2, 1920 – April 6, 1992) was an American writer and professor of...  more

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    The Best Isaac Asimov Books#1 of 208 The Best Science-Fiction Authors

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    Isaac Mizrahi

    1961-10-14
    Isaac Mizrahi (born October 14, 1961) is an American fashion designer, TV presenter, and Chief...  more

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    #28 of 79 The Best Reality Show Judges#126 of 154 The Most Influential People in Fashion

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    Isaac Slade

    1981-05-26
    Isaac Edward Slade (born May 26, 1981) is an American musician and the lead vocalist, main...  more
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    Isaac Stern

    1920-07-21
    Isaac Stern (21 July 1920 – 22 September 2001) was an American violinist....  more
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    Isaac Brock

    1975-07-09
    Isaac Kristofer Brock (born July 9, 1975) is the lead singer, guitarist, banjoist, and...  more
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    Isaac Hanson

    1980-11-17
    Hanson is an American pop rock band from Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States, formed by brothers...  more
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    Isaac Albéniz

    1860-05-29
    Isaac Manuel Francisco Albéniz y Pascual (Spanish pronunciation: [iˈsak alˈβeniθ]; 29 May 1860...  more
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    Isaac Julien

    1960-02-21
    Isaac Julien, CBE (born 21 February 1960) is a British installation artist and filmmaker....  more
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    Isaac Bruce

    1972-11-10
    Isaac Isidore Bruce (born November 10, 1972) is a former American football wide receiver in...  more
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    Isaac Levitan

    1860-08-30
    Isaac Ilyich Levitan (Russian: Исаа́к Ильи́ч Левита́н; 30 August [O.S. 18 August] 1860 – 4...  more
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    Isaac Curtis

    1950-10-20
    Isaac Fisher Curtis (born October 20, 1950) is a former professional American football wide...  more
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    Isaac Redman

    1984-11-10
    Isaac Redman (born November 10, 1984) is a former American football running back. He was...  more
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    Isaac Bashevis Singer (Yiddish: יצחק באַשעװיס זינגער‎; November 21, 1902 – July 24, 1991) was...  more
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    Isaac Dorislaus

    1595-01-01
    Isaac Dorislaus (1595 in Alkmaar, Holland – 2 May 1649 at The Hague, Holland) was a Dutch...  more
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    Isaac Leonard Ellwood (August 3, 1833 – September 11, 1910) was an American rancher,...  more
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    Isaac Babel

    1894-07-13
    Isaac Emmanuilovich Babel (Russian: Исаак Эммануилович Бабель, IPA: [ˈbabʲɪlʲ]; 13 July [O.S....  more
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    Isaac Rosenberg

    1890-11-25
    Isaac Rosenberg (25 November 1890 – 1 April 1918) was an English poet and artist. His Poems...  more
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    Isaac Gálvez

    1975-05-20
    Isaac Gálvez López (May 20, 1975, in Vilanova i la Geltrú, Spain - November 26, 2006, Ghent)...  more
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    Isaac Watts

    1674-07-17
    Isaac Watts (17 July 1674 – 25 November 1748) was an English Christian minister...  more
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    Isaac Adams

    1802-08-16
    Isaac Adams (August 16, 1802 – July 19, 1883) was an American inventor and politician. He...  more
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    Isaac Newton Lewis (October 12, 1858 – November 9, 1931) was a United States Army officer and...  more
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    Isaac Smith Kalloch (July 10, 1832 – December 9, 1887) was the 18th Mayor of San Francisco...  more