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Famous People Named Jerome

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Who knew there were so many famous people named Jerome in the world? Our list of celebrities named Jerome 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 Jeromes 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 Jerome, actors named Jerome, and much more. Jerome Bettis, Jérôme Boateng, and Jerome Brown are only a few of the well-known people named Jerome on this list.
  • Jerome Bettis

    Jerome Bettis

    Athlete, Football Analyst


    BirthplaceDetroit, Michigan, USA

    Jerome Abram Bettis Sr. (born February 16, 1972), nicknamed The Bus, is a former American... more on Wikipedia

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    #102 of 150 Athletes You Didn't Know Were Conservative#20 of 206 The Best NFL Running Backs of All Time

  • Jérôme Boateng


    BirthplaceWest Berlin

    Jérôme Agyenim Boateng (German pronunciation: [ʒeˈʁoːm bo.aˈtɛŋ]; born 3 September 1988) is a... more on Wikipedia

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    #571 of 1,310 The Best Soccer Players of All Time#25 of 76 Every Athlete Signed To Jay-Z's Roc Nation Sports, Ranked

  • Jerome Brown

    Jerome Brown

    American football player

    AgeDied at 27 (1965-1992)

    BirthplaceBrooksville, Florida

    Willie Jerome Brown III (February 4, 1965 – June 25, 1992) was an American football defensive... more on Wikipedia


    #19 of 64 The Best Miami Football Players of All Time#18 of 83 The Greatest Defensive Tackles of All Time

  • Jerome Kersey

    Jerome Kersey

    Basketball player


    BirthplaceClarksville, Virginia

    Jerome Kersey (June 26, 1962 – February 18, 2015) was an American professional basketball... more on Wikipedia

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    #174 of 786 The Top NBA Players Of All Time#143 of 168 The Greatest Power Forwards in NBA History

  • Jerome Isma-Ae
  • Jerome Robbins

    Jerome Robbins

    Theatre Director, Theatrical producer

    AgeDec. at 80 (1918-1998)

    BirthplaceNew York City, Manhattan, USA, New York

    Jerome Robbins (October 11, 1918 – July 29, 1998) was an American choreographer, director,... more on Wikipedia

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    #316 of 743 The Greatest Directors In Movie History#1 of 15 List of Famous Jewish Dancers

  • Jerome Sinclair

    Jerome Sinclair

    Soccer Player


    BirthplaceBirmingham, United Kingdom

    Jerome Terence Sinclair is an English footballer who plays for Wigan Athletic on loan from... more on Wikipedia
  • Jerome Flynn


    BirthplaceEngland, Bromley

    Jerome Patrick Flynn (born 16 March 1963) is an English actor and singer. He is best known for... more on Wikipedia
  • Jerome Kern

    Jerome Kern

    Film Score Composer, Composer

    AgeDec. at 60 (1885-1945)

    BirthplaceSutton Place, New York City, New York

    Jerome David Kern (January 27, 1885 – November 11, 1945) was an American composer of musical... more on Wikipedia
  • Jerome Harrison

    Jerome Harrison

    American football player


    BirthplaceKalamazoo, Michigan

    Jerome Harrison (born February 26, 1983) is a former American football running back who played... more on Wikipedia
  • Jerome Apt

    Jerome Apt

    Astronaut, Scientist


    BirthplaceSpringfield, Massachusetts

    Jerome "Jay" Apt III, Ph.D. (born April 28, 1949 in Massachusetts) is an American astronaut... more on Wikipedia
  • Jerome Cowan

    Jerome Cowan

    Soldier, Actor

    AgeDec. at 75 (1897-1972)

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    Jerome Palmer Cowan (October 6, 1897 – January 24, 1972) was an American stage, film, and... more on Wikipedia
  • Jerome Louis "J.J." Jackson

    Jerome Louis "J.J." Jackson

    Arranger, Songwriter


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Jerome Louis Jackson (born November 8, 1942, Bronx, New York) known as J.J. Jackson, is an... more on Wikipedia
  • Jerome Clarke Hunsaker

    Pilot, Inventor

    AgeDec. at 98 (1886-1984)

    BirthplaceCreston, Iowa

    Jerome Clarke Hunsaker (August 26, 1886 – September 10, 1984) was an American airman born in... more on Wikipedia
  • Jérôme Le Banner

    Jérôme Le Banner

    Actor, Professional Boxer


    BirthplaceLe Havre, France

    Jérôme Philippe Le Banner (French pronunciation: ​[ʒeʁom filip lə banɛʁ]; born December 26,... more on Wikipedia
  • AgeDec. at 74 (1923-1997)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Jerome "Jerry" Hal Lemelson (July 18, 1923 – October 1, 1997) was an American engineer,... more on Wikipedia
  • Jerome Benton

    Jerome Benton

    Musician, Promoter


    Jerome Benton (born September 19, 1962) is an American musical performer, backup dancer and... more on Wikipedia
  • Jerome Woods

    Jerome Woods

    American football player


    BirthplaceMemphis, Tennessee

    Jerome Harlan Woods (born March 17, 1973) is a retired American football safety who played his... more on Wikipedia
  • Jerome Barkum

    Jerome Barkum

    American football player


    BirthplaceGulfport, Mississippi

    Jerome Barkum (born July 18, 1950) is a former wide receiver and tight end in the National... more on Wikipedia
  • Jerome Rose


    Jerome Rose (born 1938) is an American pianist.
  • Jerome Mathis

    Jerome Mathis

    American football player



    Jerome Alvon Mathis (born July 26, 1983 ) is a former American and Canadian football wide... more on Wikipedia
  • Jerome Travers

    AgeDec. at 64 (1887-1951)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Jerome Dunstan "Jerry" Travers (May 19, 1887 – March 29, 1951) was one of the leading amateur... more on Wikipedia
  • Jerome Rothenberg

    Jerome Rothenberg

    Poet, Translator


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Jerome Rothenberg (born December 11, 1931) is an American poet, translator and anthologist,... more on Wikipedia
  • Jerome "Kid" Coffee (born March 16, 1948) is an American former boxer in the bantamweight... more on Wikipedia
  • Jerome Opeña
    Jerome Opeña is a Filipino comic book artist best known for his numerous collaborations with... more on Wikipedia