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Who Is The Most Famous Josh or Joshua In The World.

Updated November 19, 2020 857 votes 40 voters 50.7k views98 items

List RulesVote up all of the Joshes and Joshuas you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Joshua can you think of? The famous Joshes and Joshuas below have many different professions, including notable actors named Joshua, famous musicians named Josh, and even great athletes named Joshua.

Josh Groban is certainly one of the most famous Joshes on this list. One of the famous singers named Josh, he has sold millions of records worldwide. He is also an actor having appeared in Crazy, Stupid, Love, Muppets Most Wanted, and The Office.

Another of the famous people with the first name Joshua is Josh Peck, who formerly starred on Nickeloden series Drake & Josh. Josh Gad, Josh Brolin, and Josh Radnor are also famous actors named Joshua.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous men named Josh or Joshua? Just add them to the list!

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    Josh Gad

    1981-02-23

    BirthplaceHollywood, Florida, United States of America

    Joshua Ilan Gad (born February 23, 1981) is an American actor, voice actor, comedian, and... more on Wikipedia

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    Josh Peck

    1986-11-10

    BirthplaceManhattan, Kansas, United States of America

    Joshua Michael Peck (born November 10, 1986) is an American actor, voice actor, comedian, and... more on Wikipedia

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    Josh Groban

    1981-02-27

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Joshua Winslow Groban (born February 27, 1981) is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and... more on Wikipedia

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    Josh Brolin

    1968-02-12

    BirthplaceSanta Monica, California, United States of America

    Joshua James Brolin (; born February 12, 1968) is an American actor. Brolin has appeared in... more on Wikipedia

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    Josh Hartnett

    1978-07-21

    BirthplaceSaint Paul, Minnesota, United States of America

    Joshua Daniel Hartnett (born July 21, 1978) is an American actor and movie producer. He first... more on Wikipedia

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  • Josh Lucas6
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    Josh Lucas

    1971-06-20

    BirthplaceLittle Rock, Arkansas, USA

    Joshua Lucas Easy Dent Maurer (born June 20, 1971) is an American actor. He has appeared in... more on Wikipedia
  • Josh Duhamel7
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    Josh Duhamel

    1972-11-14

    BirthplaceMinot, North Dakota, United States of America

    Joshua David Duhamel (; born November 14, 1972) is an American actor and former fashion model.... more on Wikipedia

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  • Joshua Jackson8
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    Joshua Jackson

    1978-06-11

    BirthplaceVancouver, Canada

    Joshua Browning Jackson (born June 11, 1978) is an American-Canadian actor. He is known for... more on Wikipedia
  • Josh Stewart9
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    Josh Stewart

    1977-02-06

    BirthplaceDiana, West Virginia, United States of America

    Joshua Regnall Stewart (born February 6, 1977 in West Virginia) is an American actor best... more on Wikipedia
  • Josh Trank10
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    Josh Trank

    1984-02-19

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California

    Joshua Benjamin "Josh" Trank is an American film writer and director. He is known for... more on Wikipedia
  • Josh Hutcherson11
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    Josh Hutcherson

    1992-10-12

    BirthplaceUnion, Kentucky, United States of America

    Joshua Ryan Hutcherson (born October 12, 1992) is an American actor and producer. Hutcherson... more on Wikipedia

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  • Josh Henderson12
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    Josh Henderson

    1981-10-25

    BirthplaceDallas, Texas, USA

    Joshua Baret Henderson (born October 25, 1981) is an American actor, model and singer.... more on Wikipedia

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  • Joshua Dallas13
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    Joshua Dallas

    1981-12-18

    BirthplaceLouisville, Kentucky, United States of America

    Joshua Paul Dallas (born December 18, 1978) is an American actor. He is best known for his... more on Wikipedia
  • Josh Holloway14
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    Josh Holloway

    1969-07-20

    BirthplaceSan Jose, California, United States of America

    Josh Lee Holloway (born July 20, 1969) is an American actor, model and producer, best known... more on Wikipedia

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  • Josh Freeman15
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    Josh Freeman

    1988-01-13

    BirthplaceKansas City, Missouri

    Joshua Tyler Freeman (born January 13, 1988) is a former American football quarterback. He... more on Wikipedia

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  • Joshua Malina16
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    Joshua Malina

    1966-01-17

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Joshua Charles Malina (born January 17, 1966) is an American film and stage actor. He has... more on Wikipedia
  • Josh Charles17
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    Josh Charles

    1971-09-15

    BirthplaceBaltimore, Maryland, USA

    Joshua Aaron Charles (born September 15, 1971) is an American actor. He is best known for the... more on Wikipedia

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    Josh Radnor

    1974-07-29

    BirthplaceColumbus, Ohio, USA

    Joshua Thomas Radnor (born July 29, 1974) is an American actor, filmmaker and musician. He is... more on Wikipedia

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    Josh Hopkins

    1970-09-12

    BirthplaceLexington, Kentucky, United States of America

    William Joshua Hopkins (born September 12, 1970) is an American actor and amateur musician.... more on Wikipedia

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    Joshua Michael Tillman (born May 3, 1981), also known as Father John Misty and previously J.... more on Wikipedia

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  • Josh Dun21
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    Josh Dun

    1988-06-18
    Joshua "Josh" William Dun is an American musician from Columbus, Ohio. He is the drummer of... more on Wikipedia

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  • Josh Turner22
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    Josh Turner

    1977-11-20

    BirthplaceHannah, South Carolina, United States of America

    Joshua Otis Turner (born November 20, 1977) is an American country and gospel singer and... more on WikipediaSpotify buy button

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  • Josh Weinstein23
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    Josh Weinstein

    1966-05-05

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C., United States of America

    Josh Weinstein (born May 5, 1966) is an American television writer and producer, known for his... more on Wikipedia
  • Josh Gordon24
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    Josh Gordon

    1991-04-13

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas

    Joshua Caleb Gordon (born April 13, 1991), nicknamed Flash, is an American football wide... more on Wikipedia

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    Joshua Homme

    1973-05-17

    BirthplaceJoshua Tree, California, United States of America

    Joshua Michael Homme ( HOM-ee; born May 17, 1973) is an American singer, songwriter, musician,... more on Wikipedia

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