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List of famous people named Larry, along with photos. How many celebrities named Larry can you think of? The famous Larrys below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Larry, athletes named Larry, and even political figures named Larry. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Larry? Add them to the list.

Co-creator of Seinfeld, one of the greatest shows on television, Larry David is definitely one of the funniest Larrys on the planet. And who can forget the legendary basketball player Larry Bird who not only has award winning stats, but is the only person in NBA history who has won awards for being most valuable player, coach and executive. And of course there is the memorable Larry King, interviewer of the stars and broadcasting legend.
Larry Bird is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Basketball Coach, Basketball player, Coach

Age: 62

Birthplace: West Baden Springs, French Lick Township, Indiana, United States of America

Larry Joe Bird (born December 7, 1956) is an American former professional basketball player, former coach, and former executive who most recently served as President of Basketball Operations for ...more

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Larry King is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Talk show host, Journalist, Radio personality

Age: 85

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Larry King (born Lawrence Harvey Zeiger; November 19, 1933) is an American television and radio host, whose work has been recognized with awards including two Peabodys, an Emmy award, and 10 ...more

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Larry David is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer

Age: 71

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Lawrence Gene David (born July 2, 1947) is an American comedian, writer, actor, director, and television producer. He and Jerry Seinfeld created the television series Seinfeld, of which David ...more

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Larry Fitzgerald is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Larry
American football player

Age: 32

Birthplace: Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America

Larry Darnell Fitzgerald Jr. (born August 31, 1983) is an American football wide receiver for the Arizona Cardinals of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at ...more

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Larry the Cable Guy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Comedian, Television producer, Film Producer

Age: 56

Birthplace: Pawnee City, Nebraska, United States of America

Daniel Lawrence Whitney (born February 17, 1963), known professionally by his stage name Larry the Cable Guy, is an American stand-up comedian, actor, producer, singer and radio personality, ...more

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Larry Allen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Larry
American football player

Age: 47

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Larry Christopher Allen Sr. (born November 27, 1971) is a former American football guard who played in the National Football League (NFL) for fourteen seasons. He was drafted by the Dallas ...more

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Larry Holmes is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Businessperson, Actor, Professional Boxer

Age: 69

Birthplace: Cuthbert, Georgia, United States of America

Larry Holmes (born November 3, 1949) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1973 to 2002. He grew up in Easton, Pennsylvania, which gave birth to his boxing nickname of ...more

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Larry Csonka is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Actor, American football player

Age: 69

Birthplace: Stow, Ohio, United States of America

Larry Richard Csonka (; born December 25, 1946) is a former professional American football fullback and was inducted to both the College Football Hall of Fame and Pro Football Hall of Fame. With ...more

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Larry Fine is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Larry Fine Comedian, Musician, Actor

Age: Dec. at 73 (1902-1975)

Birthplace: USA, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Louis Feinberg (October 5, 1902 – January 24, 1975), known professionally as Larry Fine, was an American actor, comedian, violinist, and boxer, who is best known as a member of the comedy act ...more

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Larry Walker is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Baseball player, Coach

Age: 52

Birthplace: Maple Ridge, Canada

Larry Kenneth Robert Walker (born December 1, 1966) is a Canadian former professional baseball right fielder in Major League Baseball (MLB). During his 17-year career, he played for the Montreal ...more

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Larry Hagman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer

Age: Dec. at 81 (1931-2012)

Birthplace: Fort Worth, Texas, United States of America

Larry Martin Hagman (September 21, 1931 – November 23, 2012) was an American film and television actor, director and producer best known for playing ruthless oil baron J.R. Ewing in the 1970s ...more

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Larry Wilson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Larry
American football player

Age: 77

Birthplace: Rigby, Idaho

Larry Wilson may refer to: Larry Wilson (American football) (born 1938), American football player Larry Wilson (ice hockey) (1930–1979), Canadian ice hockey player Larry Wilson (musician), ...more
Larry Johnson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Basketball player, Actor

Age: 49

Birthplace: Tyler, Texas, United States of America

Lawrence Demetric Johnson (born March 14, 1969) is an American retired basketball player who spent his professional career in the National Basketball Association (NBA) with the Charlotte Hornets ...more

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Larry Page is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Businessperson, Entrepreneur, Computer scientist

Age: 45

Birthplace: East Lansing, Michigan

Lawrence Edward Page (born March 26, 1973) is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who co-founded Google with Sergey Brin.Page is the chief executive officer of Alphabet Inc. ...more

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Larry Nance is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Basketball player

Age: 60

Birthplace: Anderson, South Carolina

Larry Donnell Nance Sr. (born February 12, 1959) is an American retired professional basketball player. A 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) forward from Clemson University, Nance played 13 seasons (1981–1994) ...more

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Larry Ellison is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Businessperson, Investor, Entrepreneur

Age: 74

Birthplace: Lower East Side, New York City, New York, United States of America

Lawrence Joseph Ellison (born August 17, 1944) is an American businessman, entrepreneur, and philanthropist who is a co-founder and the executive chairman and chief technology officer (CTO) of ...more

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Larry Johnson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Larry
American football player

Age: 39

Birthplace: Pomfret, Maryland, Maryland, United States of America

Larry Johnson may refer to:
Larry Miller is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Podcaster, Journalist, Comedian

Age: 65

Birthplace: USA, New York, Valley Stream

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

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Larry Murphy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Ice Hockey Player, Sports commentator

Age: 57

Birthplace: Scarborough, Toronto, Canada

Lawrence Thomas Murphy (born March 8, 1961) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey defenceman. He currently serves as a studio analyst for the Detroit Red Wings on Fox Sports Detroit.
Larry Zbyszko is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Wrestler

Age: 67

Lawrence Whistler (born December 5, 1951), better known by the ring name Larry Zbyszko, is an American retired professional wrestler and author perhaps best known for his feud with his mentor, ...more

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Larry Robinson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Ice Hockey Player, Coach

Age: 67

Birthplace: North Dundas, Ontario, Canada

Larry Clark Robinson (born June 2, 1951) is a Canadian former ice hockey coach, executive and player. His coaching career includes head coaching positions with the New Jersey Devils (on which he ...more
Larry Little is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Larry Little American football player

Age: 70

Birthplace: Georgia, United States of America

Lawrence Chatmon Little (born November 2, 1945) is a former professional American football offensive guard who played in the National Football League (NFL). He played collegiately at ...more
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Basketball Coach, Basketball player, Coach

Age: 78

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Lawrence Harvey Brown (born September 14, 1940) is a former American basketball coach and player who was most recently the head coach for Auxilium Torino of the Italian Lega Basket Serie A (LBA) ...more

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Larry Sanders is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Larry

Age: 30

Birthplace: Fort Pierce, Florida

Larry Sanders (born November 21, 1988) is an American professional basketball player who is currently a free agent. He played power forward for the Virginia Commonwealth University Rams before ...more
Larry Carlton is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Larry
Record producer, Guitarist, Songwriter

Age: 70

Birthplace: USA, California, Torrance

Larry Eugene Carlton (born March 2, 1948) is an American guitarist who built his career as a studio musician in the 1970s and '80s for acts such as Steely Dan and Joni Mitchell. He has ...more

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