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Ever thought about how many famous people named Les are out there? This list of celebrities named Les will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Les' below include actors named Les and athletes named Les, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Les who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Les' below include Les Paul, Les Claypool, and Les Miles.

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Les Paul is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Les
Luthier, Guitarist, Songwriter Lester William Polsfuss, known as Les Paul, was an American jazz, country and blues guitarist, songwriter, luthier and inventor. He was one of the pioneers of the solid-body electric guitar, ...more

Les Claypool is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Les
Film Score Composer, Bassist, Record producer Leslie Edward "Les" Claypool is an American musician and writer, best known as the bassist and lead vocalist of the band Primus. Claypool's playing style on the electric bass mixes ...more

Les Miles is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Les
American Football coach, Coach, American football player Leslie Edwin "Les" Miles is an American college football coach and the current head coach of the LSU Tigers football team. He is nicknamed "The Hat" for his signature white ...more

Les Ferdinand is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Les
Footballer Leslie "Les" Ferdinand MBE is an English former footballer and current football coach and Director of Football at his former club Queens Park Rangers. His playing career included ...more

Les Dawson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Les
Comedian, Screenwriter, Writer Leslie "Les" Dawson, Jr. was an English comedian and writer remembered for deadpan style, curmudgeonly persona and jokes about his mother-in-law and wife.

Les Horvath is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Les
American football player Leslie "Les" Horvath was an American football quarterback and halfback who won the Heisman Trophy while playing for Ohio State University in 1944. Horvath was the first Ohio State ...more

Les Fradkin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Les
Record producer, Guitarist, Songwriter Fearless Fradkin signed to MGM Records in August 1970 and signed a staff songwriter agreement with Leo Feist Music and a recording contract with the new MGM/Sunflower Records label headed up by ...more

Les Dennis is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Les
Comedian, Game Show Host, Actor Leslie Dennis Heseltine, known as Les Dennis is a British comedian, television presenter and actor, best known as the presenter of Family Fortunes for 15 years from 1987 until 2002. He currently ...more

Les Steckel is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Les
Coach Les Steckel was the 3rd head coach of the Minnesota Vikings in 1984. He has also worked as an assistant coach with the San Francisco 49ers, New England Patriots, Denver Broncos, Houston ...more

Les Dudek is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Les
Guitarist, Actor Les Dudek is an American guitarist.

Les Richter is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Les
Businessperson, Soldier, American football player Leslie Alan Richter was a American football linebacker who played for the Los Angeles Rams of National Football League. He also served as the head of operations for NASCAR and president of the ...more

Les Moss is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Les
Manager, Baseball player, Coach John Lester Moss was an American professional baseball player, coach, scout and manager. He played in Major League Baseball as a catcher for the St. Louis Browns for the most significant portion ...more

Les Darcy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Les
James Leslie "Les" Darcy was an Australian boxer. He was a middleweight, but held the Australian Heavyweight Championship title at the same time.

Les Bingaman is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Les
Lester Alonza Bingaman was an American football defensive lineman in the National Football League. Bingaman played seven seasons with the Detroit Lions, starting in 1948. He earned trips to the ...more

Les Binks is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Les
Songwriter, Musician, Drummer James Leslie Binks, is a Irish heavy metal drummer, who is most notable for having been the drummer for Judas Priest.

Les Tremayne is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Les
Actor, Voice acting Les Tremayne was a radio, film and television actor. Born Lester Tremayne in Britain, he moved with his family at the age four to Chicago, Illinois USA where he began in community theatre. His ...more

Les Brown is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Les
Film Score Composer, Saxophonist, Bandleader Lester Raymond "Les" Brown, Sr. was an American clarinetist, saxophonist, big band leader and composer, best known for his nearly seven decades of work with the big band Les Brown and ...more

Les Murray is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Les
Poet, Writer, Critic Leslie Allan Murray, AO, known as Les Murray, is an Australian poet, anthologist, and critic. His career spans over forty years, and he has published nearly 30 volumes of poetry, as well as two ...more

Les McCann is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Les
Jazz Pianist, Pianist Leslie Coleman "Les" McCann is an American soul jazz pianist and vocalist whose biggest successes came as a crossover artist into R&B and soul.

Les Poppys is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Les
Les Poppys is a French musical group of 17 children founded 1946 in Asnières, France by Jean Amoureux as Les Petits Chanteurs d'Asnières and renamed to Les Poppys in 1970. Francois ...more

Les Blank is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Les
Les Blank Film Producer, Cinematographer, Film Editor Les Blank was an American documentary filmmaker best known for his portraits of American traditional musicians.

Les McKeown is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Les
Actor, Singer Les McKeown is a Scottish pop singer who was the lead singer of the Bay City Rollers during their most successful period.

Les Thatcher is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Les
Wrestler Leslie Alan Malady, better known by the name Les Thatcher, is an American former professional wrestler who achieved many accolades over his career. He now has a hand in running "Elite Pro ...more

Les Stroud is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Les
Film Score Composer, Television director, Television producer Les Stroud is a Canadian musician, filmmaker, and survival expert best known as the creator, writer, producer, director, cameraman and host of the television series Survivorman. After a short ...more

Les Roberts is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Les
Author Les Roberts to Lester Nathaniel and Eleanor Roubert in Chicago, Illinois; he changed his name to Roberts in 1968.

Les Rita Mitsouko is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Les
Les Rita Mitsouko was a French pop rock group formed by the guitarist Fred Chichin and the singer Catherine Ringer. The duo first performed as Rita Mitsouko at Gibus Club in Paris in 1980. They ...more

Les Kohn is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Les
Les Kohn co-founded Ambarella Inc. in 2004 along with other Ambarella founding members to spearhead the development of next-generation video compression technology. Prior to co-founding ...more

Les Gara is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Les
Lawyer Les Gara is a Democratic member of the Alaska House of Representatives, representing the 23rd District since 2003. Gara is a former Assistant Attorney General and part owner of a local ...more

Les Wexner is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Les
Les Wexner Businessperson, Entrepreneur Leslie "Les" H. Wexner is an American businessman and philanthropist from New Albany, Ohio, and currently chairman and CEO of the L Brands corporation.

Les Holroyd is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Les
Musician Les Holroyd, is an English bass guitarist, vocalist and songwriter, formerly with the British progressive rock band Barclay James Harvest.

Les Kuntar is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Les
Les Kuntar Leslie Stephen Kuntar is a retired American professional ice hockey player. He played in 6 NHL games with the Montreal Canadiens during the 1993–94 season. Prior to his professional career, ...more

Les Lye is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Les
Actor Leslie Earnest "Les" Lye was a Canadian actor, veteran comedian, writer and voice artist. Best known for his numerous various character roles as one of the two adults on the children's ...more

Les Allen is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Les
Leslie William "Les" Allen is an English former footballer and manager.

Les Charles is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Les
Television producer, Screenwriter Les Charles is a screenwriter and television producer.

Les Martin is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Les
Novelist, Writer Les Martin is an American writer, especially of books for young readers. He has written several books in The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles and The X-Files series.

Les Aspin is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Les
Economist Leslie "Les" Aspin, Jr. was a United States Representative from 1971 to 1993, and the United States Secretary of Defense under President Bill Clinton from January 21, 1993 to February ...more

Les Alexander is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Les
Les Alexander Film Producer, Screenwriter Les Alexander is a screenwriter and film producer.

Les Bernstien is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Les
Les Bernstien Film Crew Les Bernstien works in film and television in the visual effects department.

Les Ralston is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Les
Leslie John Ralston is an American boxer.

Les Baxter is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Les
Conductor, Film Score Composer, Songwriter Les Baxter was an American musician and composer.

Les Boyd is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Les
Les Boyd Les Boyd is an Australian former rugby league footballer of the 1970s and '80s. He played representative football for the Australian national side in international matches as well as the New ...more

Les Hill is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Les
Actor Les Hill is an actor.

Les Carlyon is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Les
Editor, Journalist, Writer Leslie Allen "Les" Carlyon, AC, is an Australian writer, who was born in northern Victoria in 1942. He has been editor of Melbourne's journal of record, The Age, as well as ...more

Les Harvey is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Les

Les Kimber is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Les
Television producer, Film Producer, Actor Les Kimber is an actor, television producer and film producer.

Les Landau is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Les
Film Director Les Landau is a television director, film director and film producer whose work in television includes Star Trek: The Next Generation, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Star Trek: Voyager and Star ...more

Les Weldon is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Les
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor Les Weldon is an actor, film producer and screenwriter.

Les Crane is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Les
Announcer, Actor, Presenter Les Crane, born Lesley Stein, was a radio announcer and television talk show host, a pioneer in interactive broadcasting who also scored a spoken word hit with his 1971 recording of the poem ...more

Les Keiter is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Les
Sports commentator Les Keiter, also known as the "General", was a newscaster and sports director of Honolulu, Hawaii television station KHON-TV. Keiter, who also lived in New York and San Francisco, also ...more

Les Podewell is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Les
Actor Les Podewell was an actor.