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Famous People Named Jerry  

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List of famous people named Jerry, along with photos. How many celebrities named Jerry can you think of? The famous Jerrys below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Jerry, athletes named Jerry, and even political figures named Jerry. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Jerry? Add them to the list.

Music legends Jerry Lewis and Jerry Garcia definitely come to mind when it comes to famous men named Jerry. Or maybe it's the Jerrys that make you laugh like award winning Jerry Seinfeld, or King of Queens' Jerry Stiller. And you can't mention Jerry' without mentioning your favorite daytime show host, Jerry Springer. 
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Jerry Falwell is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Televangelist, Pastor, Writer
Jerry Lamon Falwell, Sr. was an American evangelical Southern Baptist pastor, televangelist, and a conservative political commentator. He was the founding pastor of the Thomas Road Baptist ...more
Jerry Mathers is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Actor
Gerald Patrick "Jerry" Mathers is an American television, film, and stage actor. Mathers is best known for his role in the television sitcom series Leave It to Beaver, in which he ...more
Jerry Minor is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor
Jerry C. Minor is an American actor, comedian and writer known for his comedic roles in numerous television programs such as Mr. Show, Saturday Night Live, Delocated, Brickleberry, Unbreakable ...more
Jerry Kramer is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
American football player
Gerald Louis "Jerry" Kramer is an American former professional football player, author and sports commentator, best remembered for his 11-year National Football League career with the ...more
Count von Count is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Count von Count, often known simply as "the Count", is one of the Muppet characters on Sesame Street. The Count is a vampire modeled after Bela Lugosi's interpretation of Count
Jerry Hughes is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
American football player
Jerry Ray Hughes, Jr. is an American football defensive end for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League. He played college football for Texas Christian University, and was recognized ...more
Jerry Foley is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Television director, Television producer
Jerry Foley is a television producer and director.
Jerry Yang is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Businessperson, Entrepreneur
Jerry Yang is a Taiwanese-born American internet entrepreneur, engineer, the co-founder and former CEO of Yahoo! Inc.
Jerry Jeff Walker is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Singer-songwriter
Jerry Jeff Walker is an American country music singer and songwriter. Best known for writing the song "Mr. Bojangles", Walker's prolific music career and widespread musical influence ...more
Jerry Herman is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Songwriter, Lyricist, Composer
Jerry Herman is an American composer and lyricist, known for his work in Broadway musical theater. He composed the scores for the hit Broadway musicals Hello, Dolly!, Mame, and La Cage aux ...more
Jerry Goldsmith is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Conductor, Film Score Composer, Actor
Jerrald King "Jerry" Goldsmith was an American composer and conductor most known for his work in film and television scoring. He composed scores for such noteworthy films as The Sand ...more
Jerry Ferrara is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter
Jerry Charles Ferrara (born November 25, 1979) is an American actor, known for his work as Turtle on the HBO comedy series Entourage, and as Joe Proctor on the STARZ drama series Power.
Jerry Richardson is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
American football player
Jerome Johnson "Jerry" Richardson, Sr. is a former NFL player and the founder and principal owner of the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League.
Jerry Glanville is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Race car driver, Coach, American football player
Jerry Glanville is a former American football player and coach, former NASCAR driver and owner, and sportscaster in the United States. He served as Head Football Coach of the Houston Oilers from ...more
Jerry Coleman is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Announcer, Baseball player
Gerald Francis "Jerry" Coleman was a Major League Baseball second baseman for the New York Yankees and manager of the San Diego Padres for one year. Coleman was named the rookie of the ...more
Jerry Reinsdorf is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Businessperson, Lawyer
Jerry M. Reinsdorf is a CPA, lawyer and an owner of the NBA's Chicago Bulls and the MLB's Chicago White Sox. He started his professional life as a tax attorney with the Internal Revenue Service. ...more
Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Songwriter
Jerome "Jerry" Leiber and Mike Stoller were American songwriting and record producing partners. Stoller was the composer and Leiber the lyricist. Leiber and Stoller's initial successes ...more
Jerry Quarry is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Actor, Professional Boxer
Jerry Quarry, nicknamed "Irish" or "The Bellflower Bomber," was an American heavyweight boxer. Quarry was rated by Ring Magazine as the most popular fighter in the sport, ...more
Jerry Reuss is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Baseball player
Jerry Reuss —pronounced "royce"—is a former left-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball, best known for his years with the Los Angeles Dodgers, who had a 22-year career from 1969 to ...more
Jerry Clower is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Comedian
Howard Gerald "Jerry" Clower was a popular country comedian best known for his stories of the rural South and nicknamed "The Mouth of Mississippi". Clower was born in ...more
Jerry Doyle is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Politician, Stock broker, Radio personality
Jerry Doyle is an American talk radio host, right-libertarian political commentator, television actor and Founder of the content platform EpicTimes. His nationally syndicated talk show, The ...more
Jerry Weintraub is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Talent agent, Television producer, Film Producer
Jerry Weintraub is an American film producer and former chairman and CEO of United Artists. He now lives in Palm Desert, California.
Jerry Horton is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Guitarist, Songwriter, Musician
Jerry Allan Horton is the lead guitarist and backing vocalist of Californian alternative rock band Papa Roach
Jerry Trainor is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Comedian, Actor, Voice acting
Gerald William "Jerry" Trainor is an American actor, widely known for playing Crazy Steve on Drake & Josh and Spencer Shay on iCarly. He also voiced the title character Dudley ...more
Jerry B. Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Novelist, Film Producer, Author
Jerry Bruce Jenkins is an American novelist and biographer. He is best known as co-author of the Left Behind series of books with Tim LaHaye. Jenkins has written over 150 books, including ...more