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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. 

Jerry Seinfeld is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Television producer, Film Producer, Screenwriter Jerome Allen "Jerry" Seinfeld is an American comedian, actor, writer, and producer. He is best known for playing a semi-fictional version of himself in the sitcom Seinfeld, which he ...more

Jerry Rice is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Coach, Actor, American football player Jerry Lee Rice is a former American football wide receiver who played 20 seasons in the National Football League. He is widely considered to be the greatest wide receiver in NFL history and ...more

Jerry West is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Basketball Coach, Basketball player Jerry Alan West is a retired American basketball player who played his entire professional career for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association. His nicknames include ...more

Jerry Lewis is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Television director, Comedian, Film Producer Jerry Lewis AM is an American comedian, actor, singer, film producer, screenwriter and film director. He is known for his slapstick humor in film, television, stage and radio. He was originally ...more

Jerry Garcia is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Film Score Composer, Guitarist, Songwriter Jerome John "Jerry" Garcia was an American musician who was best known for his lead guitar work, singing and songwriting, which came to prominence during the counterculture era. Though ...more

Jerry Lee Lewis is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Songwriter, Pianist, Musician Jerry Lee Lewis is an American singer-songwriter, musician, and pianist, who is often known by his nickname of The Killer and is often viewed as "rock & roll's first great wild ...more

Jerry Lawler is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Commentator, Businessperson, Wrestler Jerry O'Neil Lawler is an American semi-retired professional wrestler and color commentator. He is currently signed to WWE, where he serves as the color commentator on SmackDown and WWE ...more

Jerry Springer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Talk show host, Politician, Journalist Gerald Norman "Jerry" Springer is an English-born American television presenter. He is a former Democratic mayor of Cincinnati, Ohio, news anchor, actor, and musician. He has hosted ...more

Jerry Stiller is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Comedian, Television producer, Author Gerald Isaac "Jerry" Stiller is an American comedian and actor. He spent many years in the comedy team Stiller and Meara with his wife, Anne Meara. Stiller and Meara are the parents of ...more

Jerry Sandusky is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
American Football coach, Coach Gerald Arthur "Jerry" Sandusky is a retired American football coach and convicted serial child molester. Sandusky served as an assistant coach for his entire career, mostly at ...more

Jerry Lucas is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Basketball player, Writer Jerry Ray Lucas is an American former basketball player, who is now a memory education expert. In 1996, the NBA's 50th anniversary, he was named one of the 50 greatest players in National ...more

Jerry Brown is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Politician, Lawyer Edmund Gerald "Jerry" Brown Jr. is an American attorney, politician and member of the Democratic Party who has served as the 39th Governor of California since 2011, having previously ...more

Jerry Bruckheimer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Television producer, Film Producer Jerry Bruckheimer is a film and television producer.

Jerry O'Connell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer Jeremiah "Jerry" O'Connell is an American actor, best known for his roles as Quinn Mallory in the TV series Sliders, Andrew Clements in My Secret Identity, Vern Tessio in the film ...more

Jerry Cantrell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Guitarist, Songwriter, Musician Jerry Fulton Cantrell Jr. is an American guitarist who is best known for his work with the rock band Alice in Chains. He also has a solo career.

Jerry Hall is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Fashion Model, Model, Actor Jerry Faye Hall is an American former model and actress, also known for her marriage to Mick Jagger. The couple have four children.

Jerry Jones is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Businessperson, Entrepreneur, Actor Jerral Wayne "Jerry" Jones Sr. is an American businessman. He is the owner, president, and general manager of the NFL's Dallas Cowboys.

Jerry Orbach is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Actor, Singer Jerome Bernard "Jerry" Orbach was an American actor and singer, described at his death as "one of the last bona fide leading men of the Broadway musical and global celebrity on ...more

Jerry Stackhouse is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Basketball player Jerry Darnell Stackhouse is a retired American professional basketball player who played 18 seasons in the National Basketball Association. He has also worked as an NBA TV analyst.

Jerry Lynn is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Wrestler, Actor Jeremy "Jerry" Lynn is an American former professional wrestler. He has worked for promotions such as World Championship Wrestling, Extreme Championship Wrestling, the World Wrestling ...more

Jerry Koosman is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Baseball player Jerome Martin Koosman is an American former professional baseball player. He played in Major League Baseball as a pitcher for the New York Mets, Minnesota Twins, Chicago White Sox and ...more

Jerry Sloan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Basketball Coach, Basketball player Gerald Eugene "Jerry" Sloan is an American former National Basketball Association player and head coach, and a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame. Former NBA commissioner David ...more

Jerry Smith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
American football player Gerald "Jerry" Sanford Smith was a professional American football tight end for the National Football League's Washington Redskins from 1965–1977. By the time he retired he held the ...more

Jerry Reed is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Guitarist, Musician, Singer-songwriter Jerry Reed Hubbard, known professionally as Jerry Reed, was an American country music singer, guitarist, and songwriter, as well as an actor who appeared in more than a dozen films. His ...more

Jerry Grote is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Jerry
Manager, Baseball player Gerald Wayne Grote is a former professional baseball player. He played the majority of his Major League Baseball career as a catcher for the New York Mets and was regarded as one of the best ...more

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