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

This Jimmy has done it all. He rose to fame as a cast member on Saturday Night Live. After, he starred in many films, such as Fever Pitch co-starring Drew Barrymore. Since then, he hosts The Tonight Show and has won many awards for his show. He's also famous for his  friendship with Justin Timberlake. Jim Carrey is also another famous actor. Known for his silly characters, such as Ace Ventura Pet Detective and How the Grinch Stole Christmas. He's also known for some serious roles as well, such as the film Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind costarring Kate Winslet and The Truman Show, which he won his first Golden Globe.

If actors aren't your thing, maybe this President is. President Jimmy Carter also graces his presence on this list. This 39th President even won a Nodel Peace Prize for his work on the Carter Center.

 

Jim Carrey is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Carrey age 55 - James Eugene "Jim" Carrey is a Canadian American actor, comedian, impressionist, screenwriter, and film producer. Carrey has received two Golden Globe Awards. Known for his highly ...more

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Jimmy Carter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jimmy Carter age 92 - James Earl "Jimmy" Carter, Jr. is an American politician, author, and member of the Democratic Party who served as the 39th President of the United States from 1977 to 1981. He was ...more

Jim Morrison is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Morrison Died at 28 (1943-1971) - James Douglas "Jim" Morrison was an American singer, poet and songwriter best remembered as the lead vocalist of the Doors. Due to his songwriting, baritone voice, wild personality and ...more

Jim Brown is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Brown age 81 - James Nathaniel "Jim" Brown is an American former professional football player and actor. He is best known for his exceptional and record-setting nine year career as a running back for ...more

Jimmy Fallon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jimmy Fallon age 42 - James Thomas "Jimmy" Fallon is an American television host, comedian, actor, singer, writer, and producer. He currently hosts The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, a late-night talk ...more

Jim Thorpe is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Thorpe Died at 65 (1888-1953) - James Francis "Jim" Thorpe was a Sac and Fox athlete of Native American and European ancestry. Considered one of the most versatile athletes of modern sports, he won Olympic gold ...more

Jim Caviezel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Caviezel age 48 - James Patrick "Jim" Caviezel is an American actor. He is perhaps best known for portraying Jesus Christ in the 2004 film The Passion of the Christ. Other notable roles include the ...more

Jimmy Page is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jimmy Page age 73 - James Patrick "Jimmy" Page, OBE is an English musician, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer who achieved international success as the guitarist and leader of the ...more

Jimmy Kimmel is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jimmy Kimmel age 49 - James Christian "Jimmy" Kimmel is an American television host, producer, writer, comedian, voice actor, musician and radio personality. He is the host and executive producer of Jimmy ...more

Jim Parsons is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Parsons age 44 - James Joseph "Jim" Parsons is an American actor. He is best known for playing Sheldon Cooper in the CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory, with his performance often cited as a significant ...more

Jim Otto is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Otto age 77 - James Edwin Otto is a former Professional Football center for the Oakland Raiders of the American Football League.

Jim Parker is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Parker Died at 71 (1934-2005) - James Thomas "Jim" Parker was an American football player. He played college football at Ohio State University from 1954 to 1956 and in the National Football League with the Baltimore ...more

Jim Kelly is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Kelly age 55 - James Edward Kelly is a retired American football player, a quarterback in the National Football League for the Buffalo Bills and in the United States Football League for the Houston Gamblers. ...more

Jimmy Snuka is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jimmy Snuka age 73 - James William Reiher, better known by the ring name Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka, is a Fijian semi-retired professional wrestler and actor. He is signed with WWE, working in their Legends ...more

Jimmy Graham is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jimmy Graham age 29 - Jimmy Graham is an American football tight end for the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League. He was drafted by the New Orleans Saints in the third round of the 2010 NFL Draft. He ...more

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Jimmy Buffett is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jimmy Buffett age 70 - James William "Jimmy" Buffett is an American singer–songwriter, author, actor, and businessman. He is best known for his music, which often portrays an "island escapism" ...more

Jim Croce is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Croce Died at 30 (1943-1973) - James Joseph "Jim" Croce was an American singer-songwriter. Between 1966 and 1973, Croce released five studio albums and 11 singles. His singles "Bad, Bad Leroy Brown" and ...more

Jim Plunkett is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Plunkett age 69 - Jim Plunkett is a football player.

Jim Belushi is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Belushi age 62 - James Adam "Jim" Belushi is an American actor, comedian and musician. He is best known for playing the role of James "Jim" Orenthal on the long-running sitcom According to ...more

Jim Harbaugh is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Harbaugh age 52 - James Joseph "Jim" Harbaugh is the head football coach at the University of Michigan and a former quarterback. He played college football at Michigan and played in the National ...more

Jim Broadbent is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Broadbent age 67 - Jim Broadbent is an actor.

Jim Nabors is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Nabors age 86 - James Thurston "Jim" Nabors is an American actor and singer. Born and raised in Sylacauga, Alabama, Nabors moved to southern California because of his asthma. While working at a Santa ...more

Jim Henson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Henson Died at 54 (1936-1990) - James Maury "Jim" Henson was an American puppeteer, artist, cartoonist, inventor, screenwriter, actor, film director, and producer. Born in Greenville, Mississippi, and raised in ...more

Jim Taylor is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Taylor age 80 - James Charles "Jim" Taylor is a former professional American football fullback in the National Football League. Taylor played for ten seasons, from 1958-67. He is a member of the Pro ...more

Jim Palmer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Palmer age 70 - James Alvin "Jim" Palmer is a retired American right-handed pitcher who played all of his 19 years in Major League Baseball with the Baltimore Orioles and was elected to the Baseball ...more

Jimmy Butler is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jimmy Butler age 27 - Jimmy Butler is a Guard for the Marquette Golden Eagles men's basketball team.

Jim McMahon is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim McMahon age 56 - James Robert "Jim" McMahon, Jr. is a former American football player. He played college football at Brigham Young University, where he was a two-time All-American and later in the ...more

Jimmy Rollins is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jimmy Rollins age 38 - James Calvin "Jimmy" Rollins, nicknamed "J-Roll", is an American professional baseball shortstop for the Los Angeles Dodgers of Major League Baseball. He made his MLB debut ...more

Jim Gaffigan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Gaffigan age 50 - James Christopher "Jim" Gaffigan is an American stand-up comedian, actor, and author. His memoir, Dad Is Fat and his most recent book, Food: A Love Story, are both published by Crown ...more

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Jimmy Carr is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jimmy Carr age 44 - James Anthony Patrick "Jimmy" Carr is an English stand-up comedian, television host and actor, known for his signature laugh, deadpan delivery, dark humour, and use of edgy one-liners. ...more

Jimmy Connors is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jimmy Connors age 64 - James Scott "Jimmy" Connors is a former World No. 1 tennis player from the United States. Connors won eight Grand Slam singles titles and two Grand Slam doubles titles, and was a ...more

Jim Courier is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Courier age 46 - James Spencer "Jim" Courier, Jr. is a former World No. 1 professional tennis player from the United States. During his career, he won four Grand Slam singles titles, two at the French ...more

Jim Bunning is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Bunning age 84 - James Paul David "Jim" Bunning is an American former Major League Baseball pitcher and politician. During his baseball career, he pitched from 1955 to 1971, most notably with the ...more

Jimmy Smits is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jimmy Smits age 61 - Jimmy Smits is an American actor. Smits played attorney Victor Sifuentes on the 1980s legal drama L.A. Law, NYPD Detective Bobby Simone on the 1990s police drama NYPD Blue, and Matt Santos on ...more

Jim Edmonds is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Edmonds age 45 - James Patrick "Jim" Edmonds is a former American Major League Baseball center fielder and current broadcaster for Fox Sports Midwest. He played for the California/Anaheim Angels, the ...more

Jim Jones is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Jones Died at 47 (1931-1978) - James Warren "Jim" Jones was an American religious leader and community organizer. Jones was the founder and the leader of the Peoples Temple, best known for the mass murder-suicide in ...more

Jim Sturgess is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Sturgess age 38 - James Anthony "Jim" Sturgess is an English actor and singer-songwriter. His breakthrough role was appearing as Jude in the musical romance drama film Across the Universe. In 2008, he ...more

Jimmy Cliff is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jimmy Cliff age 69 - Jimmy Cliff, OM is a Jamaican ska & reggae musician, multi-instrumentalist, singer and actor. He is the only living musician to hold the Order of Merit, the highest honour that can be ...more

Jimmy Eat World is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jimmy Eat World Jimmy Eat World is an American rock band from Mesa, Arizona, that formed in 1993. The band is composed of lead vocalist and guitarist Jim Adkins, guitarist and backing vocalist Tom Linton, ...more

Jim Thome is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Thome age 45 - James Howard "Jim" Thome is a retired American baseball player who played 22 seasons in Major League Baseball, from 1991 to 2012. He played for six different teams, most notably the ...more

Jim Marshall is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Marshall age 78 - James Lawrence Marshall is a retired American football player who played defensive end for the Cleveland Browns and the Minnesota Vikings. At the time of his retirement, he owned the career ...more

Jimmy Greaves is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jimmy Greaves age 75 - James Peter "Jimmy" Greaves is a former England international footballer. He is England's fourth highest international goalscorer, Tottenham Hotspur's highest ever goalscorer, the ...more

Jimmy McLarnin is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jimmy McLarnin Died at 97 (1907-2004) - James McLarnin, known as Jimmy McLarnin, was an Irish-Canadian professional boxer who became two-time welterweight world champion and an International Boxing Hall of Fame inductee. BoxRec ranks ...more

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Jim Kaat is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Kaat age 77 - James Lee "Jim" Kaat, nicknamed "Kitty", is a former pitcher in Major League Baseball for the Washington Senators/Minnesota Twins, Chicago White Sox, Philadelphia Phillies, ...more

Jim Everett is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Everett age 52 - James Samuel Everett III is a retired professional American football quarterback who played for twelve seasons in the National Football League. Everett attended Purdue University and was ...more

Jim Breuer is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Breuer age 49 - James E. "Jim" Breuer is an American stand-up comedian, actor and radio host. He is most noted for his time as a cast member on Saturday Night Live and starring in the 1998 cult ...more

Jim Neidhart is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Neidhart age 62 - James Henry "Jim" Neidhart is an American professional wrestler, best known for his appearances in the 1980s and 1990s in the World Wrestling Federation as Jim "The Anvil" ...more

Jim Rice is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Rice age 62 - James Edward "Jim" Rice, nicknamed "Jim Ed", is a former Major League Baseball left fielder and designated hitter who played his entire 16-year baseball career for the Boston ...more

Jim Webb is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jim Webb age 71 - James Henry "Jim" Webb, Jr. is an American politician and author. He has served as a United States Senator from Virginia, Secretary of the Navy, Assistant Secretary of Defense, ...more

Jimmy Wynn is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Jimmy
Jimmy Wynn age 73 - James Sherman Wynn, nicknamed the "Toy Cannon," is a former professional baseball player who enjoyed a 15-year career with the Houston Colt .45s/Astros and four other teams, primarily ...more