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Ever wondered how many famous people named King there are? This list of celebrities named King includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Kings 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 King, actors named King, and even athletes named King. Well-known Kings like King Crimson, King Kong Bundy, and King Arthur are just the start of this list.

King Crimson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named King
King Crimson King Crimson are a progressive rock band. Formed in London in 1968, the band are widely recognised as a foundational progressive rock group. The band have incorporated diverse influences and ...more

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King Kong Bundy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named King
King Kong Bundy Christopher Alan "Chris" Pallies is an American professional wrestler, stand-up comedian and actor, better known by his ring name, King Kong Bundy. Bundy achieved mainstream ...more

King Arthur is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named King
King Arthur King Arthur is a fictional character from Monty Python's Spamalot.

King Leonidas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named King
King Leonidas King Leonidas is a fictional character from the films 300 and the 2008 film Meet the Spartans (as Leonidas).

King Clancy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named King
King Clancy Francis Michael "King" Clancy was a Canadian professional ice hockey player, referee, coach and executive. Clancy played 16 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Ottawa ...more

King Kelly is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named King
King Kelly Michael Joseph "King" Kelly was an American right fielder, catcher, and manager in various professional American baseball leagues including the National League, International ...more

King Diamond is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named King
King Diamond King Diamond is a Danish heavy metal band formed in 1985 by vocalist King Diamond, guitarists Andy LaRocque and Michael Denner, bassist Timi Hansen and drummer Mikkey Dee. Diamond, Denner and ...more

King Curtis is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named King
King Curtis Curtis Ousley, who performed under the stage name King Curtis, was an American saxophone virtuoso known for rhythm and blues, rock and roll, soul, blues, funk and soul jazz. Variously a ...more

King Gordy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named King
King Gordy Waverly W. Alford III, better known by his stage name King Gordy, is an American rapper. He has been in the industry since 2000. He is best known for his 2003 album The Entity and his appearance ...more

King Parsons is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named King
King Parsons King Parsons is a former professional wrestler better known by his ring name Iceman King Parsons.

King David is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named King

King Vidor is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named King
King Vidor King Vidor was a film director, film producer, screenwriter and actor.

King Solomon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named King
King Solomon King Solomon boxed professionally for five years in the super featherweight division out of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with a record of 7 wins, 1 loss, and 3 draws. His most famous opponent was ...more

King Baggot is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named King
King Baggot William King Baggot was an American actor, film director and screenwriter. He was an internationally famous movie star of the silent film era. The first individually publicized leading man in ...more

King Tee is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named King
King Tee Roger McBride, mostly known as King Tee, is an American West Coast Hip hop rapper from Compton, California. Emerging as one of Compton's earliest hip hop artists. He was signed to Capitol ...more

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King Tubby is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named King
King Tubby Osbourne Ruddock, better known as King Tubby, was a Jamaican electronics and sound engineer, known primarily for his influence on the development of dub in the 1960s and 1970s. Tubby's ...more

King Benny Nawahi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named King
King Benny Nawahi "King" Bennie Nawahi was an American steel guitar master from Hawaii, well known throughout the United States in the 1920s and 30s. Celebrated as a virtuoso during his lifetime, his ...more

King Coffey is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named King
King Coffey King Coffey is an American drummer, known for being the drummer of the psychedelic/noise rock band Butthole Surfers and band leader of Drain. He began drumming in a Fort Worth hardcore punk band ...more

King Chip is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named King
King Chip King Chip is a rapper.

King Zhou of Shang is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named King
King Zhou of Shang King Zhou was the pejorative posthumous name given to Di Xin, the last king of the Shang dynasty of ancient China. He is also called Zhou Xin. He may also be referred to by adding ...more

King C. Gillette is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named King
King C. Gillette King Camp Gillette was an American businessman. He invented a best selling version of the safety razor. Several models were in existence before Gillette's design. Gillette's innovation was the ...more

King Elah is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named King
King Elah Elah was a son of Baasha, who succeeded him as the 4th king of Israel. William F. Albright has dated his reign to 877 BC - 876 BC, while E. R. Thiele offers the dates 886 BC - 885 BC. Chapter 16 ...more

King Oliver is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named King
King Oliver Joseph Nathan Oliver better known as King Oliver or Joe Oliver, was an American jazz cornet player and bandleader. He was particularly recognized for his playing style and his pioneering use of ...more

King Orgasmus One is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named King
King Orgasmus One Manuel Romeike, known by his stage name King Orgasmus One, is a rapper and porn producer from Berlin, Germany.

King Curtis Iaukea is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named King
King Curtis Iaukea Curtis Piehau Iaukea, III was a professional wrestler better known as King Curtis Iaukea. Iaukea won championships in several of the major regional U.S. promotions, both as a single and in ...more

King Hill is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named King
King Hill King Stuart Hill was an American football quarterback in the National Football League who played for the Chicago Cardinals, St. Louis Cardinals, Philadelphia Eagles, and the Minnesota Vikings.

King Louie is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named King
King Louie Louis Johnson, better known by his stage name King L or King Louie is an American rapper from Chicago, Illinois. He is signed to the record labels OVO Sound and Epic Records. Spin Magazine ...more

King Lizzard is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named King
King Lizzard King Lizzard is an American entertainer and songwriter born in Detroit and living in Las Vegas, Nevada.

King Biscuit Time is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named King
King Biscuit Time Steve Mason is a Scottish musician, best known as the lead singer and one of the founding members of The Beta Band. He has also been a member of Black Affair with Jimmy Edgar.

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King Donovan is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named King
King Donovan King Donovan was an American film, stage, and television actor, as well as a film and television director.

King Ludwig II of Bavaria is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named King
King Ludwig II of Bavaria Ludwig II or Ludwig Otto Friedrich Wilhelm, was King of Bavaria from 1864 until his death. He is sometimes called the Swan King and der Märchenkönig, the Fairy Tale King. He also held ...more

King Khan is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named King
King Khan Arish Ahmad Khan, better known by his stage name King Khan, is a Canadian musician. He is best known as the frontman of the rock 'n roll bands King Khan and the Shrines and The King Khan &

King Dunlap is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named King
King Dunlap King David Dunlap V is an American football offensive tackle for the San Diego Chargers of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles 230th overall in the seventh ...more

King Lear is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named King
King Lear Charles Bernard "King" Lear was a professional baseball pitcher who played two seasons of Major League Baseball. He played for the Cincinnati Reds in 57 games during the 1914 and 1915

King Krule is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named King
King Krule Archy Marshall, more commonly known by his stage name King Krule, is an English singer-songwriter and musician. After a hectic and troubled childhood, he began recording music in 2010. He has ...more

King Levinsky is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named King
King Levinsky King Levinsky, also known as Kingfish Levinsky, was an American heavyweight boxer who fought during the 1930s. He was born Harris Kraków and was a member of the Kraków fish-selling ...more

King Tuff is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named King
King Tuff King Tuff is a recording artist on Sub Pop Records and Burger Records. King Tuff, the band, has released several music videos and has continually toured across the United States, Australia and ...more

King Man Ip is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named King
King Man Ip King Man Ip is an actor.

King Wen of Zhou is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named King
King Wen of Zhou King Wen of Zhou was king of Zhou during the late Shang dynasty in ancient China. Although it was his son Wu who conquered the Shang following the Battle of Muye, King Wen was honored as the ...more

King Wu of Zhou is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named King
King Wu of Zhou King Wu of Zhou or Zhou Wu Wang was the first king of the Zhou dynasty of ancient China. The chronology of his reign is disputed but is generally thought to have begun around 1046 BC and ended ...more

King Abdullah II is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named King
King Abdullah II

King Richard is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named King
King Richard

King Prawn is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named King
King Prawn King Prawn were a prominent band of the UK ska punk scene during the 1990s and early 2000s. The band re-formed in 2012 with a new lineup. King Prawn blend elements of punk, hardcore, metal, ska, ...more

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King Hu is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named King
King Hu Hu Jinquan, better known as King Hu, was a Chinese film director based in Hong Kong and Taiwan. He is best known for directing various wuxia films in the 1960s and 1970s, which brought Chinese ...more

King Swope is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named King
King Swope King Swope was a United States Representative from Kentucky. He was born in Danville, Kentucky. He attended the common schools and was graduated from Centre College, Danville, Kentucky in 1914 ...more

King Floyd is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named King
King Floyd King Floyd was a New Orleans soul singer and songwriter, best known for his Top 10 hit from 1970, "Groove Me".

King Creosote is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named King
King Creosote Kenny Anderson, known primarily by his stage name King Creosote, is an independent singer-songwriter from Fife, Scotland. To date, Anderson has released over forty albums, with his latest, From ...more

King Sunny Adé is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named King
King Sunny Adé "King" Sunny Adé is a Nigerian musician, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and a pioneer of modern world music. He has been classed as one of the most influential

King Coleman is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named King
King Coleman King Coleman is an actor.

King Kamali is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named King
King Kamali Shahriar Kamali, known as King Kamali, is a retired IFBB professional bodybuilder.