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One of the most famous Ivans of all time is the legendary baseball player Ivan Rodriguez, also known as "Pudge Rodriguez." He spent the majoirty of his career with the Texas Rangers, but also played for the Yankees, Tigers, Marlins, Astros, and Nationals. Another historic Ivan is of course Ivan the Terrible, one of the most fearsome Russian leaders to ever walk the earth.

Iván Rodríguez is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Iván Rodríguez Iván Rodríguez Torres, nicknamed "Pudge," is a retired Major League Baseball catcher. In his career, he played for the Texas Rangers, Florida Marlins, Detroit Tigers, New ...more

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Ivan the Terrible is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan the Terrible Ivan IV Vasilyevich, commonly known as Ivan the Terrible, was the Grand Prince of Moscow from 1533 to 1547 and Tsar of All the Russias from 1547 until his death. His long reign saw the conquest ...more

Ivan Rakitić is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Rakitić Ivan Rakitić is a Croatian professional footballer who plays for Spanish club FC Barcelona and the Croatia national team as a central or attacking midfielder. Rakitić started his professional ...more

Ivan Lendl is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Lendl Ivan Lendl is a former world no.1 professional tennis player. Originally from Czechoslovakia, he became a United States citizen in 1992. He was one of the game's most dominant players in the ...more

Ivan Pavlov is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Pavlov Ivan Petrovich Pavlov was a Russian physiologist known primarily for his work in classical conditioning. From his childhood days Pavlov demonstrated intellectual brilliance along with an unusual ...more

Iván Zamorano is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Iván Zamorano Iván Luis Zamorano Zamora is a retired Chilean football striker. Along with Marcelo Salas and Elias Figueroa he is regarded as one of Chile's most recognized footballers. He was a member ...more

Ivan Turgenev is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Turgenev Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev was a Russian novelist, short story writer, and playwright. His first major publication, a short story collection entitled A Sportsman's Sketches, was a milestone of ...more

Ivan Putski is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Putski Józef Bednarski is a Polish former professional wrestler and bodybuilder. He is known by the ring name Ivan Putski and was given the nicknames "The Polish Hammer" and ...more

Ivan Reitman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Reitman Ivan Reitman, OC is a Jewish Czechoslovak-born Canadian film producer and director, best known for his comedy work, especially in the 1980s and 1990s. He is the owner of The Montecito Picture ...more

Ivan Koloff is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Koloff "The Russian Bear" Ivan Koloff is a Canadian former professional wrestler who once held the WWWF World Heavyweight Championship.

Ivan Milat is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Ivan

Ivan Bunin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Bunin Ivan Alekseyevich Bunin was the first Russian writer to win the Nobel Prize for Literature. He was noted for the strict artistry with which he carried on the classical Russian traditions in the ...more

Ivan Wilfred 'Ching' Johnson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Wilfred 'Ching' Johnson Ivan Wilfred "Ching" Johnson was a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who played for the New York Rangers and New York Americans in the National Hockey League. He was an ...more

Ivan Moravec is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Moravec Ivan Moravec is a Czech concert pianist whose performing and recording career spans nearly half a century.

Ivan Sergei is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Sergei Ivan Sergei is an American actor known for his work in television.

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Ivan Ljubičić is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Ljubičić Ivan Ljubičić is a retired Croatian tennis player. His career-high ATP singles ranking was World No. 3. He achieved his best results in indoor tournaments played on carpet or hardcourt. Mostly a ...more

Ivan Massow is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Massow Ivan Julian Massow is a British financial services entrepreneur, gay rights campaigner, and media personality. He is also a former Chairman of the Institute of Contemporary Arts in London, and ...more

Iván Calderón is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Iván Calderón Iván Calderón Pérez, born in Fajardo, Puerto Rico, was a Puerto Rican Major League Baseball player from 1984 to 1993, and was named an All-Star in 1991. He was murdered in a

Ivan Perišić is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Perišić Ivan Perišić is a Croatian professional footballer who plays for German club VfL Wolfsburg. He usually plays as a winger, but can also be deployed as an attacking midfielder, left or right ...more

Ivan Konev is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Konev Ivan Stepanovich Konev, was a Soviet military commander, who led Red Army forces on the Eastern Front during World War II, retook much of Eastern Europe from occupation by the Axis Powers, and ...more

Ivan Vasilyevich Smirnov is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Vasilyevich Smirnov Ivan Vasilyevich Smirnov was a Russian World War I flying ace. He was born to a poor peasant family, but through courage and good fortune managed to become an officer in the Imperial Russian Air ...more

Ivan Bussens is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Bussens Ivan Bussens was a British sportsman who competed at water polo at the Gay Games. He raised the profile of LGBT sport, having co-founded the Out for Sport organisation representing gay clubs in ...more

Ivan Serov is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Serov State Security General Ivan Alexandrovich Serov was a prominent leader of Soviet security and intelligence agencies, head of the KGB between March 1954 and December 1958, as well as head of the ...more

Ivan Dixon is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Dixon Ivan Dixon was an American actor, director, and producer best known for his series role in the 1960s sitcom Hogan's Heroes, for his role in the 1967 telefilm The Final War of Olly Winter, and ...more

Ivan A. Getting is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan A. Getting Ivan Alexander Getting was an American physicist and electrical engineer, credited with the development of the Global Positioning System. He was the co-leader of the research group which ...more

Ivan Boldirev is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Boldirev Ivan Boldirev is a Serbian-Canadian former professional ice hockey player. Boldirev played fifteen seasons and over 1000 games in the NHL from 1970 through 1985. Boldirev was noted during his ...more

Ivan Neville is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Neville Ivan Neville is an American multi-instrumentalist musician, singer, and songwriter. He is the son of Aaron Neville and nephew to members of The Neville Brothers. He has released four solo albums ...more

Iván Nova is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Iván Nova Iván Manuel Nova Guance is a Dominican professional baseball pitcher for the New York Yankees in Major League Baseball. Nova made his MLB debut in 2010. He bats and throws right-handed. ...more

Ivan Aivazovsky is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Aivazovsky Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky was an Russian Empire Romantic painter. He is considered one of the greatest marine artists in history. Baptized as Hovhannes Aivazian, Aivazovsky was born into ...more

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Ivan Goncharov is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Goncharov Ivan Alexandrovich Goncharov was a Russian novelist best known for his novels A Common Story, Oblomov, and The Precipice. He also served in many official capacities, including the position of ...more

Ivan Sutherland is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Sutherland Ivan Edward Sutherland is an American computer scientist and Internet pioneer. His early work in computer graphics as well as his teaching with David C. Evans in that subject at the University ...more

Ivan Supek is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Supek Ivan Supek was a Croatian physicist, philosopher, writer, playwright, peace activist and humanist.

Ivan Dodig is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Dodig Ivan Dodig is a Croatian tennis player. His career-high ATP rankings are world no. 29 in singles and world no. 6 in doubles.

Iván Calderón is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Iván Calderón Iván Calderón Marrero is a Puerto Rican retired professional boxer. As an amateur Calderón represented Puerto Rico in international competitions and attended the 2000 ...more

Ivan Bella is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Bella Ivan Bella is a Slovak Air Force officer who became the first Slovak citizen to fly in space. He participated in an eight-day joint Russian-French-Slovak mission to the Mir space station in

Ivan Julian is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Julian Ivan Julian is a guitarist and bassist. He is also founding member of the seminal punk group Richard Hell and the Voidoids, The Outsets and Lovelies. He has performed with the Isley Brothers, ...more

Ivan Johnson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Johnson Ivan W. Johnson is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Talk 'N Text Tropang Texters of the Philippine Basketball Association.

Ivan Yefimovich Petrov is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Yefimovich Petrov Ivan Yefimovich Petrov was a Soviet Army General from 1941.

Iván Pedroso is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Iván Pedroso Iván Lázaro Pedroso Soler is a retired Cuban track and field athlete who specialized in the long jump.

Iván Córdoba is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Iván Córdoba Iván Ramiro Córdoba Sepúlveda is a retired Colombian footballer, who played for Internazionale and the Colombia national team. He was the vice-captain of Internazionale and ...more

Ivan Galamian is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Galamian Ivan Alexander Galamian was an Iranian-born Armenian violin teacher of the twentieth century. He was born in Tabriz, Iran to an Armenian family, soon after his birth his family emigrated to ...more

Ivan Menjivar is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Menjivar Ivan Menjivar is a Salvadoran-Canadian mixed martial artist who formerly fought in the featherweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship.

Ivan Kotliarevsky is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Kotliarevsky Ivan Petrovych Kotliarevskyi, was a Ukrainian writer, poet and playwright, social activist, regarded as the pioneer of modern Ukrainian literature. Kotlyarevsky was a veteran of the

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Ivan Urgant is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Urgant Ivan Andreevich Urgant, is a Russian television personality, showman, actor and musician.

Ivan Tors is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Tors Ivan Tors was a Hungarian playwright, film director, screenwriter, and film and television producer with an emphasis on non-violent but exciting science fiction, underwater filmed television and ...more

Ivan Goff is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Goff Ivan Goff was an Australian screenwriter, best known for his collaborations with Ben Roberts including White Heat, The Man of a Thousand Faces and the pilot for Charlie's Angels.

Ivan Villazon is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Villazon Iván Francisco Villazón Aponte was born October 25, 1959 in the city of Valledupar, Colombia. He is one of the most renowned vallenato singers in Colombia. His career as a singer ...more

Ivan Busic is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Busic Ivan Busic Neto is a Brazilian drummer who has worked with such bands as Dr. Sin, Ultraje a Rigor, Taffo, Supla and Eduardo Araújo. Almost all his works, he worked with his brother

Ivan Desny is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Desny Actor_Ivan_Desny.jpg Ivan Desny, born Ivan Nikolai Desnitskij was a Swiss actor of Russian descent, born in China.

Ivan Meštrović is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Ivan
Ivan Meštrović Ivan Meštrović was a Croatian sculptor and architect. He is renowned as one of the greatest sculptors of the 20th century. He was the first living person to have a one man show at the ...more