How many celebrities named Lee can you think of? The famous Lees below have many different professions, including notable actors named Lee, famous musicians named Lee, entrepreneurs named Lee, and comedians named Lee.
Lee Marvin is certainly one of the most famous Lees on this list. He started his career by serving as a marine in World War II before becoming an actor. He is best known for his roles in M Squad, The Dirty Dozen, and Point Blank. Lee Pace and Lee Majors are also famous actors named Lee.
This list isn't only men though, as there are famous women with the name Lee as well. Another of the famous people with the first name Lee is Barnaby Jones actress Lee Meriwether. Lee Greenwood and Lee Van Cleef are also on this list of famous Lees.
Did we forget one of your favorite famous men or women named Lee? Just add them to the list!
Birthplace: Allentown, Pennsylvania, USALido Anthony "Lee" Iacocca ( EYE-ə-KOH-kə; October 15, 1924 – July 2, 2019) was an American automobile executive best known for the development of Ford Mustang and Pinto cars, while at the Ford Motor... more
Birthplace: Wyandotte, Michigan, United States of America
Alternative Name: Lee MajorsLee Majors (born Harvey Lee Yeary; April 23, 1939) is an American film, television and voice actor. Majors is best known for portraying the characters of Heath Barkley in the American television... more
Birthplace: Chickasha, Oklahoma, USALee Grinner Pace (March 25, 1979) is an American actor. He starred as Thranduil the Elvenking in The Hobbit trilogy, and as the protagonist Joe MacMillan for four seasons in AMC's television drama... more
Birthplace: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of AmericaLee Harvey Oswald (October 18, 1939 – November 24, 1963) was an American Marxist and former U.S. Marine who assassinated United States President John F. Kennedy on November 22, 1963. Oswald was... more
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of AmericaMelvin Lee Greenwood (born October 27, 1942) is an American country music artist. Active since 1962, he has released more than 20 major-label albums and has charted more than 35 singles on the... more
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of AmericaLee Marvin (February 19, 1924 – August 29, 1987) was an American film and television actor.Known for his distinctive voice and premature white hair, Marvin initially appeared in supporting roles,... more
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, USA
Alternative Name: Lee Ann Meriwether, Lee Meriwether Borden, Lee MeriweatherLee Ann Meriwether (born May 27, 1935) is an American actress, former model, and the winner of the 1955 Miss America pageant. She is known for her role as Betty Jones, Buddy Ebsen's secretary and... more
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of AmericaLee Grant (born Lyova Haskell Rosenthal; October 31, during the mid-1920s) is an American actress and film director. Lee Grant made her film debut in 1951 as a young shoplifter in William Wyler's... more
Birthplace: Somerville, New Jersey, United States of AmericaClarence Leroy Van Cleef Jr. (January 9, 1925 – December 16, 1989), was an American actor best known for his roles in Spaghetti Westerns such as For A Few Dollars More and The Good, the Bad and the... more
Birthplace: Southport, United KingdomLee Gordon McKillop (born 4 August 1968), known by his stage name Lee Mack, is an English comedian and actor. He is known for writing and starring in the sitcom Not Going Out, for being a team... more
Birthplace: New York, New York, USA
Alternative Name: Lee Colt, Lee J. Cobb, Lee CobbLee J. Cobb (born Leo Jacoby, December 8, 1911 – February 11, 1976) was an American actor. He is best known for his performances in On the Waterfront (1954), 12 Angry Men (1957), and The Exorcist... more
Birthplace: Texas, Jacksonville, USALee Ann Womack (born August 19, 1966) is an American country music singer and songwriter. Her 2000 single, "I Hope You Dance" was a major crossover music hit, reaching No. 1 on the Billboard Country... more
Birthplace: Seoul, South KoreaLee Da-hae, or Lee Da-hey (born Byun Da-hae on April 19, 1984) is a South Korean actress. She is best known for her roles in Korean dramas such as My Girl (2005), Green Rose (2005), The Slave Hunters... more
Birthplace: Jamestown, LouisianaLee Arthur Smith (born December 4, 1957) is an American former baseball pitcher who played 18 years in Major League Baseball (MLB) for eight teams. Lee served mostly as a relief pitcher during his... more
Birthplace: Ivoryton, Connecticut, USALee Allen Tergesen (born July 8, 1965) is an American actor. He is known for his roles in Weird Science, as Tobias Beecher in HBO's prison drama Oz and as Evan Wright in Generation Kill, as well as... more
Birthplace: Quincy, Massachusetts, United States of AmericaLee Ann Remick (December 14, 1935 – July 2, 1991) was an American actress. She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress for the 1962 film Days of Wine and Roses, and for the 1966 Tony... more
Birthplace: Seoul, South KoreaLee Chang-seon (born February 7, 1988), better known by his stage name Lee Joon, is a South Korean actor and former singer. He is best known as a former member of the South Korean boy band MBLAQ.... more
Birthplace: Seoul, South KoreaLee Tae-min (born July 18, 1993), better known by the mononym Taemin, is a South Korean singer-songwriter, actor and dancer. He is a member of the boy group SHINee and supergroup SuperM. He made his... more
Birthplace: Avonmouth, Bristol, England, UKLee John Martin Evans (born 25 February 1964) is a British stand-up comedian and actor from Avonmouth, England. He is a director of Little Mo Films, which he had co-directed with Addison Cresswell,... more
Birthplace: Seongnam, South KoreaLee Byung-hun (Korean: 이병헌; born July 12, 1970) is a South Korean actor, singer and model. He has received critical acclaim for his work in a wide range of genres, most notably Joint Security Area... more
Birthplace: Cheongwon CountyLee Hyo-ri (born May 10, 1979) is a South Korean singer, record producer, activist, actress and television presenter. Dubbed as the "Nation's Fairy" during her Family Outing days, she debuted as a... more
- 15Lee Dong-hae (born October 15, 1986), referred to as Donghae, is a South Korean singer, songwriter, composer and actor. He became a trainee under SM Entertainment after winning a prize at SM's Youth... more
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, Southern California, Contiguous United States, 90731Lee Mack Ritenour (born January 11, 1952) is an American jazz guitarist who has been active since the late 1960s.... more
- 10Lee Gi-kwang (born March 30, 1990), known professionally as Gikwang or Kikwang, is a South Korean singer-songwriter and actor. He originally debuted as solo singer with the stage name AJ (Ace... more
Birthplace: Columbia, South Carolina, United States of AmericaLee Thompson Young (February 1, 1984 – August 19, 2013) was an American actor. He is best remembered for his adolescent role as the title character on the Disney Channel television series The Famous... more