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Famous People Named Junior

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Who knew there were so many famous people named Junior in the world? Our list of celebrities named Junior includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Juniors below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Junior, actors named Junior, and much more. Junior Seau, Junior dos Santos, and Junior Vasquez are only a few of the well-known people named Junior on this list.
  • Junior Seau

    Junior Seau

    American football player

    AgeDied at 43 (1969-2012)

    BirthplaceSan Diego, California, United States of America

    Tiaina Baul "Junior" Seau Jr. (; SAY-ow; January 19, 1969 – May 2, 2012) was an American... more on Wikipedia

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  • Junior dos Santos

    Junior dos Santos

    Mixed Martial Artist, Coach


    BirthplaceCaçador, Brazil

    Junior dos Santos Almeida (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈʒũnjoʁ dus ˈsɐ̃tus]; born January 30,... more on Wikipedia
  • Junior Vasquez

    Junior Vasquez

    Record producer, Disc jockey


    BirthplaceLancaster, Pennsylvania

    Junior Vasquez (born Donald Gregory Mattern, August 24, 1949 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania), is... more on Wikipedia
  • Junior Wells

    Junior Wells

    Songwriter, Musician

    AgeDec. at 64 (1934-1998)

    BirthplaceMemphis, Tennessee, United States of America

    Junior Wells (born Amos Wells Blakemore Jr., December 9, 1934 – January 15, 1998) was an... more on Wikipedia

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  • Júnior Díaz

    Júnior Díaz



    BirthplaceSan José, Costa Rica

    Júnior Enrique Díaz Campbell (born 12 September 1983) is a Costa Rican professional footballer... more on Wikipedia
  • Junior Lake

    Junior Lake

    Baseball player

    BirthplaceSan Pedro de Macorís, San Pedro de Macorís, Dominican Republic, Hispaniola, Hurricane belt

    Junior Osvaldo Lake is a Dominican professional baseball outfielder for the Chicago Cubs of...
  • Junior Kimbrough

    Junior Kimbrough

    Musician, Singer

    AgeDec. at 68 (1930-1998)

    BirthplaceMississippi, Hudsonville, Marshall County, United States of America, United States

    David "Junior" Kimbrough (July 28, 1930 – January 17, 1998) was an American blues musician.... more on Wikipedia

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    #83 of 160 The Best Blues Rock Bands and Artists#29 of 114 The Best Country Blues Bands/Artists

  • Junior Johnson

    Junior Johnson

    Race car driver


    BirthplaceWilkesboro, North Carolina

    Robert Glenn Johnson, Jr. (born June 28, 1931), better known as Junior Johnson, is a former... more on Wikipedia
  • Junior Sanchez

    Junior Sanchez

    Record producer, Disc jockey

    BirthplaceBelleville, New Jersey

    Eugenio Sanchez Jr., commonly known by his stage name Junior Sanchez, is an American record... more on Wikipedia

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  • Junior Marvin

    Junior Marvin

    Poet, Guitarist


    BirthplaceKingston, Jamaica

    Junior Marvin (born 1949 as Donald Hanson Marvin Kerr Richards Jr) also known as Junior... more on Wikipedia
  • Junior Reid

    Junior Reid

    Record producer, Singer


    BirthplaceKingston, Jamaica

    Delroy "Junior" Reid (born 6 June 1963) is a Jamaican reggae and dancehall musician, best... more on Wikipedia

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    #45 of 307 The Best Reggae Bands/Artists#37 of 112 The Best Dancehall Artists of All Time

  • Junior Tomasi Cama
    Tomasi Cama (born 11 November 1980) is a New Zealand former rugby union player. He played for... more on Wikipedia
  • Junior Watson (born Michael Watson) is an American jump blues guitarist and singer.
  • Junior Brown

    Junior Brown

    Songwriter, Musician


    BirthplaceMonroe County, United States of America, Kirksville, United States, with Territories

    Jamieson "Junior" Brown (born June 12, 1952) is an American country guitarist and singer. He... more on Wikipedia

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  • Junior Bridgeman

    Junior Bridgeman

    Basketball player


    BirthplaceEast Chicago, Indiana

    Ulysses Lee "Junior" Bridgeman (born September 17, 1953) is an American businessman and former... more on Wikipedia
  • Junior Jack

    Junior Jack

    Record producer, Disc jockey


    BirthplaceRutigliano, Italy

    Vito Lucente (born 31 August 1971), known by his stage name Junior Jack, is an Italian house... more on Wikipedia
  • Junior Jones

    Junior Jones

    Professional Boxer


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Junior Jones (born December 20, 1970) is an American former professional boxer who competed... more on Wikipedia
  • Junior Spivey

    Junior Spivey

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceOklahoma City, Oklahoma

    Ernest Lee "Junior" Spivey, Jr. (born January 28, 1975) is a former second baseman in Major... more on Wikipedia
  • Junior Miller

    American football player


    BirthplaceMidland, Texas

    Selvia Miller, Jr. (born November 26, 1957) is a former American college and professional... more on Wikipedia
  • Junior Cook

    Junior Cook


    AgeDec. at 58 (1934-1992)

    BirthplacePensacola, Florida

    Herman "Junior" Cook (July 22, 1934 – February 3, 1992) was a hard bop tenor saxophone player.
  • Junior Campbell

    Record producer, Musician


    BirthplaceEurope, Eurasia, United Kingdom, Scotland, Glasgow

    Junior Campbell (born William Campbell Jnr, 31 May 1947) is a Scottish composer, songwriter... more on Wikipedia
  • Junior Coghlan

    Junior Coghlan

    Actor, United States Naval Aviator

    AgeDec. at 93 (1916-2009)

    BirthplaceNew Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

    Frank Coghlan Jr. (March 15, 1916 – September 7, 2009) also known as Junior Coghlan, was an... more on Wikipedia
  • Junior Durkin

    AgeDec. at 20 (1915-1935)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Trent "Junior" Durkin (July 2, 1915 – May 4, 1935) was an American stage and film actor.
  • Junior Mance

    Junior Mance

    Jazz Pianist, Pianist


    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois

    Julian Clifford Mance, Jr. (known as Junior Mance, born October 10, 1928) is an American jazz... more on Wikipedia
  • Junior Galette

    Junior Galette

    Athlete, American football player


    BirthplacePort-au-Prince, Haiti

    Junior Jovais Galette (born March 27, 1988) is a Haitian-American outside linebacker who is... more on Wikipedia