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Who Is The Most Famous Larry In The World.

Updated December 14, 2020 807 votes 26 voters 24.3k views97 items

List RulesVote up all of the Larrys you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Larry can you think of? The famous Larrys below have many different professions, including notable actors named Larry, famous athletes named Larry, and even musicians named Larry.

Larry David is certainly one of the most famous Larrys on this list. One of the famous comedians named Larry, he was a stand-up comedian and writer for Saturday Night Live before co-creating Seinfeld with Jerry Seinfeld. He is best known for playing a fictionalized version of himself on the HBO series Curb Your Enthusiasm.

Another of the famous people with the first name Larry is Larry Bird. He played basketball for the Boston Celtics from 1970 to 1992 before becoming the coach of the Indiana Pacers from 1997 to 2000. He is a three-time NBA MVP and 12-time NBA all-star.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Larry? Just add them to the list!

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  • Larry Bird1
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    Larry Bird

    1956-12-07

    BirthplaceWest Baden Springs, French Lick Township, Indiana, United States of America

    Larry Joe Bird (born December 7, 1956) is an American former professional basketball player,...  more

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  • Larry David2
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    Larry David

    1947-07-02

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Lawrence Gene David (born July 2, 1947) is an American comedian, writer, actor, director, and...  more

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  • Larry the Cable Guy3

    BirthplacePawnee City, Nebraska, United States of America

    Daniel Lawrence Whitney (born February 17, 1963), known professionally by his stage name Larry...  more

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    #96 of 210 Celebrities Who Should Run for President#152 of 489 Things That Are Not As Cool As People Think They Are

  • Larry Wilmore4
    17

    Larry Wilmore

    1961-10-30

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Elister L. "Larry" Wilmore (born October 30, 1961) is an American comedian, writer, producer,...  more

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  • Larry Fine5
    18

    Larry Fine

    1902-10-05

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Louis Feinberg (October 5, 1902 – January 24, 1975), known professionally as Larry Fine, was...  more

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    #246 of 439 Famous Men You'd Want to Have a Beer With#11 of 112 The Funniest Jewish Comedians And Actors

  • Larry Mullen, Jr.6
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    BirthplaceArtane, Dublin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

    Lawrence Joseph Mullen Jr. (; born 31 October 1961) is an Irish musician and actor, best known...  more
  • Larry King7
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    Larry King

    1933-11-19

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Larry King (November 19, 1933 – January 23, 2021) was an American television and radio host,...  more

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  • Larry Miller8
    17

    Larry Miller

    1953-10-15

    BirthplaceValley Stream, New York, United States of America

    Lawrence John Miller (born October 15, 1953) is an American comedian, actor, podcaster and...  more

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  • Larry Hagman9
    12

    Larry Hagman

    1931-09-21

    BirthplaceFort Worth, Texas, United States of America

    Larry Martin Hagman (September 21, 1931 – November 23, 2012) was an American film and...  more

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    #481 of 1,017 The Best Actors in Film History#466 of 753 People We Wish Were Still Alive

  • Larry Flynt10
    11

    Larry Flynt

    1942-11-01

    BirthplaceKentucky, United States of America

    Larry Claxton Flynt Jr. (November 1, 1942 – February 10, 2021) was an American publisher and...  more

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    #5 of 148 140+ Notable Atheists#9 of 17 Celebrities Who've Survived Murder Attempts

  • Larry Graham11
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    Larry Graham

    1946-08-14

    BirthplaceBeaumont, Texas, United States of America

    Larry Graham Jr. (born August 14, 1946) is an American bass guitar player and singer, both...  more

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  • Larry Allen12
    12

    Larry Allen

    1971-11-27

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Larry Christopher Allen Sr. (born November 27, 1971) is a former American football guard who...  more

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  • Larry Johnson13
    17

    Larry Johnson

    1969-03-14

    BirthplaceTyler, Texas, United States of America

    Lawrence Demetric Johnson (born March 14, 1969) is an American retired basketball player who...  more

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  • Larry Walker14
    10

    Larry Walker

    1966-12-01

    BirthplaceMaple Ridge, Canada

    Larry Kenneth Robert Walker (born December 1, 1966) is a Canadian former professional baseball...  more

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    #82 of 708 The Best Hitters in Baseball History#124 of 582 The Greatest Baseball Players Of All Time

  • Larry Holmes15
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    Larry Holmes

    1949-11-03

    BirthplaceCuthbert, Georgia, United States of America

    Larry Holmes (born November 3, 1949) is an American former professional boxer who competed...  more

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  • Larry Kramer16
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    Larry Kramer

    1935-06-25

    BirthplaceBridgeport, Connecticut, United States of America

    Larry Kramer (born June 25, 1935) is an American playwright, author, film producer, public...  more

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  • Larry Page17
    14

    Larry Page

    1973-03-26

    BirthplaceEast Lansing, Michigan

    Lawrence Edward Page (born March 26, 1973) is an American computer scientist and Internet...  more

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  • Larry Carlton18
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    Larry Carlton

    1948-03-02

    BirthplaceTorrance, California, United States of America

    Larry Eugene Carlton (born March 2, 1948) is an American guitarist who built his career as a...  more

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  • Larry Fitzgerald19
    11

    BirthplaceMinneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

    Larry Darnell Fitzgerald Jr. (born August 31, 1983) is an American football wide receiver for...  more

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  • Larry Csonka20
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    Larry Csonka

    1946-12-25

    BirthplaceStow, Ohio, United States of America

    Larry Richard Csonka (; born December 25, 1946) is a former professional American football...  more

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  • Larry Wilson21
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    Larry Wilson

    1938-03-24

    BirthplaceRigby, Idaho

    Larry Wilson may refer to: Larry Wilson (American football) (born 1938), American football...  more
  • Larry Zbyszko22
    12

    Larry Zbyszko

    1951-12-05

    BirthplaceUSA, Chicago, Illinois

    Lawrence Whistler (born December 5, 1951), better known by the ring name Larry Zbyszko, is an...  more

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  • Larry Sanders23
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    Larry Sanders

    1988-11-21

    BirthplaceFort Pierce, Florida

    Larry Sanders (born November 21, 1988) is an American professional basketball player who is...  more
  • Larry Ellison24
    14

    Larry Ellison

    1944-08-17

    BirthplaceLower East Side, New York City, New York, United States of America

    Lawrence Joseph Ellison (born August 17, 1944) is an American businessman, entrepreneur, and...  more

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  • Larry Nance25
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    Larry Nance

    1959-02-12

    BirthplaceAnderson, South Carolina

    Larry Donnell Nance Sr. (born February 12, 1959) is an American retired professional...  more

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