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Who Is The Most Famous Joe/Joseph In The World?

Updated October 16, 2020 3.6k votes 339 voters 120.0k views100 items

List RulesVote up the Joe/Joey/Josephs you have heard of.

Some famous NFL quarterbacks named Joe include Joe Montana and Joe Namath. Of the famous Josephs, you’ll likely recognize The Dark Knight Rises and 500 Days of Summer star Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Joe Biden is another of the well-known famous men named Joe. He is running for the 2020 Democratic presidential bid. 

There are many famous athletes named Joe on this list of famous Joes. Joe DiMaggio, Joey Votto, and Joe Carter are just a few of the famous athletes named Joe who happen to play baseball. Meanwhile, Joe DeLamielleure, Joe Fortunato, and Joe Greene are some of the famous football players named Joe that you will see on this list. There are also actors named Joey, such as The Act’s Joey King. Joe Walsh and Joe Jonas are singers with the first name Joe. Other singers named Joe include Joey Fatone and Joey Ramone. 

Did we forget any famous people named Joey? Simply add them to the list below. Then vote up the famous Joeys that you believe to be the most popular and well-known. 

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  • Joe DiMaggio1
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    Joe DiMaggio

    1914-11-25

    BirthplaceMartinez, California, United States of America

    Joseph Paul DiMaggio (November 25, 1914 – March 8, 1999), nicknamed "Joltin' Joe" and "The... more on Wikipedia

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  • Joe Pesci2
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    Joe Pesci

    1943-02-09

    BirthplaceNewark, New Jersey, United States of America

    Joseph Frank Pesci ( PESH-ee, Italian pronunciation: [ˈpeʃːi]; born February 9, 1943) is an... more on Wikipedia

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    Joe Biden

    1942-11-20

    BirthplaceScranton, Pennsylvania, USA

    Joseph Robinette Biden Jr. (; born November 20, 1942) is an American politician who served as... more on Wikipedia

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  • Joseph Stalin4
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    Joseph Stalin

    1878-12-18

    BirthplaceGori, Georgia

    Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin (born Ioseb Besarionis dze Jughashvili; 18 December [O.S. 6] 1878... more on Wikipedia

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  • Joey Ramone5
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    Joey Ramone

    1951-05-19

    BirthplaceForest Hills, New York City, New York, United States of America

    Jeffrey Ross Hyman (May 19, 1951 – April 15, 2001), known professionally as Joey Ramone, was... more on Wikipedia

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    #134 of 739 The Best Singers of All Time#96 of 195 The Greatest Male Pop Singers of All Time

  • Joe Montana6
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    Joe Montana

    1956-06-11

    BirthplaceNew Eagle, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Joseph Clifford Montana Jr. (born June 11, 1956), nicknamed "Joe Cool" and "the Comeback Kid",... more on Wikipedia
  • Joe Rogan7
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    Joe Rogan

    1967-08-11

    BirthplaceNewark, New Jersey, United States of America

    Joseph James Rogan (born August 11, 1967) is an American stand-up comedian, mixed martial arts... more on Wikipedia

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  • Joseph Gordon-Levitt8

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Joseph Leonard Gordon-Levitt (born February 17, 1981) is an American actor, filmmaker, singer,... more on Wikipedia

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  • Joe Frazier9
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    Joe Frazier

    1944-01-12

    BirthplaceBeaufort, South Carolina, United States of America

    Joseph William Frazier (January 12, 1944 – November 7, 2011), nicknamed "Smokin' Joe", was an... more on Wikipedia

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    #1245 of 1,816 The Best Athletes Of All Time#9 of 178 The Best Boxers of All Time

  • Joe Jonas10
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    Joe Jonas

    1989-08-15

    BirthplaceCasa Grande, Arizona, United States of America

    Joseph Adam Jonas (born August 15, 1989) is an American singer, songwriter, and actor. He rose... more on Wikipedia

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    #71 of 1,020 The Worst Bands & Musicians of All Time#9 of 36 The Greatest On-Stage Celebrity Falls of All Time

  • Joe Namath11
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    Joe Namath

    1943-05-31

    BirthplaceBeaver Falls, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Joseph William Namath (; born May 31, 1943), nicknamed Broadway Joe, is an American former... more on Wikipedia

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    #99 of 1,323 The Best Football Players Ever#5 of 91 The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Football Players of All Time

  • Joe Cocker12
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    Joe Cocker

    1944-05-20

    BirthplaceSheffield, United Kingdom

    John Robert Cocker (20 May 1944 – 22 December 2014), better known as Joe Cocker, was an... more on Wikipedia

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  • Joe Louis13
    24

    Joe Louis

    1914-05-13

    BirthplaceLa Fayette, Alabama, United States of America

    Joseph Louis Barrow (May 13, 1914 – April 12, 1981), best known as Joe Louis was an American... more on Wikipedia

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  • Joey Fatone14
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    Joey Fatone

    1977-01-28

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Joseph Anthony Fatone Jr. (born January 28, 1977) is an American singer, dancer, actor, and... more on Wikipedia

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  • Joseph Fiennes15
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    Joseph Fiennes

    1970-05-27

    BirthplaceSalisbury, United Kingdom

    Joseph Alberic Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes (; born 27 May 1970), known as Joseph Fiennes, is an... more on Wikipedia

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  • Joe Lo Truglio16
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    Joe Lo Truglio

    1970-12-02

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York, Ozone Park

    Joseph Lo Truglio (Italian: [lo ˈtruʎʎo]; born December 2, 1970) is an American actor,... more on Wikipedia

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  • Joey King17
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    Joey King

    1999-07-30

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Joey Lynn King (born July 30, 1999) is an American actress. She gained recognition portraying... more on Wikipedia

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  • Joey Lawrence18
    21

    Joey Lawrence

    1976-04-20

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

    Joseph Lawrence Mignogna Jr. (born April 20, 1976) is an American actor, musician, and game... more on Wikipedia

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  • Joe Walsh19
    17

    Joe Walsh

    1947-11-20

    BirthplaceWichita, Kansas, United States of America

    Joseph Fidler Walsh (born November 20, 1947) is an American rock singer, guitarist, and... more on Wikipedia

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  • Joe Mantegna20
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    Joe Mantegna

    1947-11-13

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, United States of America

    Joseph Anthony Mantegna (, Italian pronunciation: [manˈteɲɲa]; born November 13, 1947) is an... more on Wikipedia

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    #287 of 1,019 The Best Actors in Film History#4 of 75 The Greatest Guest Appearances in The Simpsons History

  • Joe Greene21
    22

    Joe Greene

    1946-09-24

    BirthplaceElgin, Texas, United States of America

    Charles Edward Greene (born September 5, 1946), better known as "Mean" Joe Greene, is a former... more on Wikipedia

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    #1 of 83 The Greatest Defensive Tackles of All Time#6 of 432 The Greatest Defenders in NFL History

  • Joe Manganiello22
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    Joe Manganiello

    1976-12-28

    BirthplacePittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Joseph Michael Manganiello ( MANG-gə-NEL-oh; Italian: [maŋɡaˈnjɛllo], Neapolitan:... more on Wikipedia

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  • Joey Harrington23
    25

    Joey Harrington

    1978-10-21

    BirthplacePortland, Oregon

    John Joseph Harrington Jr. (born October 21, 1978) is a former American football quarterback.... more on Wikipedia

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    #222 of 252 The Best Quarterbacks Of All Time#12 of 98 The Best Oregon Ducks of All Time

  • Joey Votto24
    24

    Joey Votto

    1983-09-10

    BirthplaceToronto, Canada

    Joseph Daniel Votto (born September 10, 1983) is a Canadian professional baseball first... more on Wikipedia

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    #47 of 708 The Best Hitters in Baseball History#19 of 62 The Most Likable Active MLB Players

  • Joe Bonamassa25
    27

    Joe Bonamassa

    1977-05-08

    BirthplaceNew Hartford, New York, United States of America

    Joe Bonamassa (born May 8, 1977) is an American blues rock guitarist, singer and... more on Wikipedia

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