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Famous People Named Julius

Updated October 13, 2018 6k views100 items
Ever wondered how many famous people named Julius there are? This list of celebrities named Julius includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Juliuss on this list come in all shapes and sizes, but all ended up achieving some kind of fame in their respective fields. This includes singers and musicians named Julius, actors named Julius, and even athletes named Julius. Well-known Juliuss like Julius Erving, Julius Caesar, and Julius Peppers are just the start of this list.
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  • BirthplaceUSA, Roosevelt, New York

    Julius Winfield Erving II (born February 22, 1950), commonly known by the nickname Dr. J, is an American retired basketball player who helped popularize a modern style of play that emphasizes leaping...  more

    #217 of 289 The Top NBA Players Of All Time#677 of 1,316 The Best Athletes Of All Time#3 of 83 The Best Philadelphia 76ers of All Time

  • BirthplaceWilson, North Carolina

    Julius Frazier Peppers (born January 18, 1980) is a former American football defensive end. He played college football at North Carolina, where he was recognized as a unanimous All-American, and was...  more

    #90 of 1,323 The Best Football Players Ever#107 of 322 People Who Should Be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame#37 of 144 The Greatest Chicago Bears of All Time

  • BirthplaceStockton, California

    Julius Dewayne Thomas (born June 27, 1988) is a former American football tight end. He played college football and basketball at Portland State, and was drafted by the Denver Broncos in the fourth...  more
  • BirthplaceDallas, Texas

    Julius Deion Randle (born November 29, 1994) is an American professional basketball player for the New York Knicks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). In his only season of college...  more

    #14 of 141 The Greatest Kentucky Basketball Players of All Time#38 of 107 The Greatest Lakers of All Time#86 of 103 The Most Likable Players In The NBA Today

  • Dec. at 35 (1918-1953)

    BirthplaceNew York

    Julius and Ethel Rosenberg were American citizens who spied on behalf of the Soviet Union and were tried, convicted, and executed by the federal government of the United States. They provided...  more

    #5 of 12 The 12 Most Brutal War Criminals Throughout History (And The Punishments They Got)#27 of 116 People Who Most Deserve Biopics (But Don't Have One Yet)#18 of 44 Famous American Criminals Who Were Executed

  • Dec. at 78 (1558-1636)

    BirthplaceMiddlesex, United Kingdom

    Sir Julius Caesar (1557/1558 – 18 April 1636) was an English lawyer, judge and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1589 and 1622. He was also known as Julius Adelmare....  more
  • Dec. at 76 (1898-1974)

    BirthplaceLazio, Europe, Eurasia, Province of Rome, Rome

    Baron Giulio Cesare Andrea Evola (; Italian: [ˈɛːvola]; 19 May 1898 – 11 June 1974), better known as Julius Evola, was an Italian philosopher, painter, mystic, occultist, and esotericist. He has been...  more
  • Dec. at 42 (1926-1969)

    BirthplaceLong Branch, New Jersey

    Julius Katchen (August 15, 1926 – April 29, 1969) was an American concert pianist, possibly best known for his recordings of Johannes Brahms's solo piano works....  more
  • Dec. at 61 (1885-1946)

    BirthplaceFleinhausen, Germany

    Julius Streicher (12 February 1885 – 16 October 1946) was a prominent member of the Nazi Party. He was the founder and publisher of the virulently antisemitic newspaper Der Stürmer, which became a...  more
  • Dec. at 81 (1882-1963)

    BirthplaceLviv, Ukraine

    Julius Edgar Lilienfeld (April 18, 1882 – August 28, 1963) was an Austro-Hungarian American physicist and electical engineer, credited with the first patents on the field-effect transistor (FET)...  more
  • Dec. at 47 (1820-1867)

    BirthplaceKlaipėda, Lithuania

    Julius Hermann Kroehl (in German, Kröhl) was a German American inventor and engineer. He invented and built the first submarine able to dive and resurface on its own, the Sub Marine Explorer,...  more
  • BirthplaceNyahururu, Kenya

    Julius Kariuki (born June 12, 1961) was the winner of the 3,000 m steeplechase at the 1988 Summer Olympics. Born in Nyahururu, Kenya, Kariuki's athletic career started slowly. He made his...  more
  • BirthplaceMünster, Germany

    Julius Brink (born 6 July 1982 in Münster) is a beach volleyball player from Germany, who won the gold medal in the men's beach team competition at the 2006 European Beach Volleyball Championships in...  more
  • Dec. at 74 (1920-1994)

    BirthplaceFairfield, Connecticut

    Julius Nicholas Boros (March 3, 1920 – May 28, 1994) was an American professional golfer noted for his effortless-looking swing and strong record on difficult golf courses, particularly at the U.S....  more

    #40 of 165 The Best Golfers Of All Time#22 of 27 Who's the Best Driver in Golf History?

  • Dec. at 81 (1923-2004)

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Julius Harris (August 17, 1923 – October 17, 2004) was an American actor who appeared in more than 70 movies and numerous television series in a career that spanned four decades....  more
  • Age: 1591

    BirthplaceItaly, Eurasia, Italy

    Julius Nepos (Latin: Flavius Julius Nepos Augustus; c. AD 430 – 480) was de jure and de facto Western Roman Emperor from AD 474 to 475 and then only de jure until his death in AD 480. He was also the...  more
  • Dec. at 79 (1926-2005)

    BirthplaceSavannah, Georgia, United States of America

    Julius Curtis Lewis Jr., often known as J.C. Lewis Jr. (March 11, 1926 – August 20, 2005), was an American businessman, philanthropist and Chairman of J.C. Lewis Enterprises, Lewis Broadcasting...  more
  • Dec. at 57 (1938-1995)

    BirthplaceFort Worth, Texas

    Julius Arthur Hemphill (January 24, 1938 – April 2, 1995) was a jazz composer and saxophone player. He performed mainly on alto saxophone, less often on soprano and tenor saxophones and flute....  more
  • BirthplaceNew York City, New York

  • Dec. at 85 (1895-1981)

    BirthplaceDěčín, Severozápad, Czech Republic

    Julius Arigi (3 October 1895 – 1 August 1981) was a flying ace of the Austro-Hungarian Empire in World War I with a total of 32 credited victories. He was Austro-Hungary's most highly decorated ace....  more
  • Dec. at 66 (1894-1960)

    BirthplaceMombach, Germany

    Julius Buckler (28 March 1894 Mainz-Mombach – 23 May 1960 Bonn) was a German First World War fighter ace credited with 36 victories during the war. He shot down 29 enemy airplanes and 7 balloons;...  more
  • Julius Papp is a house music producer and DJ whose roots lie in disco of the '70s and new wave of the '80s. Papp was born and raised in Montreal, Canada, and got tuned into dance music through the...  more
  • BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    Julius La Rosa (January 2, 1930 – May 12, 2016) was an Italian-American traditional popular music singer, who worked in both radio and television beginning in the 1950s....  more
  • The Rottweilers were a professional wrestling stable in Ring of Honor led by Homicide. The Rottweilers were known for their disrespect towards the Code of Honor and often used cheap tactics to win...  more
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