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Who Is The Most Famous Liam In The World?

Updated December 10, 2020 400 votes 56 voters 25.1k views43 items

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

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

Liam Neeson is certainly one of the most famous Liams on this list. One of the famous actors named Liam, he is best known for playing Oskar Schindler in Schindler's List. He also starred in such films as Taken, Kinsey, and Batman Begins.

Another of the famous people with the first name Liam is Liam Gallagher. He was the lead singer of Oasis and Beady Eye. “Wonderwall,” “Don't Look Back in Anger,” and “Live Forever” are some of his biggest hits.

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

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    Liam Payne


    BirthplaceWolverhampton, United Kingdom

    Liam James Payne (born 29 August 1993) is an English singer and songwriter. He rose to fame as a member of the boy band One Direction. Payne made his debut as a singer when he auditioned for the...  more

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  • 2

    Liam Neeson


    BirthplaceBallymena, Northern Ireland, UK

    Liam John Neeson (born 7 June 1952) is an actor from Northern Ireland. He has been nominated for a number of awards, including an Academy Award for Best Actor, a BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a...  more

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  • 3

    Liam Hemsworth


    BirthplaceMelbourne, Australia

    Liam Hemsworth (born 13 January 1990) is an Australian actor. He played the roles of Josh Taylor in the soap opera Neighbours and Marcus in the children's television series The Elephant Princess. In...  more

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  • 4

    Liam Gallagher


    BirthplaceBurnage, United Kingdom

    William John Paul Gallagher (born 21 September 1972) is an English singer and songwriter. He rose to fame as the lead singer of the rock band Oasis, and later served as the singer of Beady Eye,...  more

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  • 5

    Liam Cunningham


    BirthplaceEast Wall, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

    Liam Cunningham (born 2 June 1961) is an Irish stage and screen actor. He is known for playing Davos Seaworth in the HBO epic-fantasy series Game of Thrones.Cunningham has been nominated for the...  more

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  • 6

    Liam Aiken


    BirthplaceNew York City, Manhattan, USA, New York

    Liam Pádraic Aiken (born January 7, 1990) is an American actor. He has starred in films such as Stepmom (1998), Road to Perdition (2002), and Good Boy! (2003), and played Klaus Baudelaire in Lemony...  more

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    Liam Dunn


    BirthplaceNew Jersey, United States of America

    Liam Dunn (November 12, 1916 – April 11, 1976) was an American character actor....  more
  • 8

    Liam Brady


    BirthplaceDublin, Republic of Ireland

    William Brady (born 13 February 1956) is an Irish former footballer, and assistant manager, of the Republic of Ireland national football team. Brady was a talented offensive midfielder renowned for...  more

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  • 9

    Liam Lynch


    BirthplaceAkron, Ohio, USA

    William Patrick Niederst (born September 5, 1970), best known as Liam Lynch, is a musician, puppeteer and filmmaker. Lynch co-created, co-wrote, played the music for, directed, and produced MTV's...  more
  • 10

    Liam McIntyre


    BirthplaceAdelaide, Australia

    Liam James McIntyre (born 8 February 1982) is an Australian actor best known for playing the lead role in the Starz television series Spartacus: Vengeance and Spartacus: War of the Damned. He has...  more
  • 11

    BirthplaceBoston, Massachusetts, USA

    Liam Kyle Sullivan (born July 17, 1973) is an American comedian, actor, and director. Sullivan has made several guest appearances on television programs—including Gilmore Girls, 8 Simple Rules, and...  more
  • 12

    Liam O'Flaherty



    Liam O'Flaherty (Irish: Liam Ó Flaithearta; 28 August 1896 – 7 September 1984) was an Irish novelist and short story writer and a major figure in the Irish literary renaissance. He was a founding...  more
  • 13

    Liam Andrew Wright


    BirthplaceManchester, United Kingdom

    Liam Andrew Wright (born 19 October 1985) is a British film director, screenwriter and producer. He directed his first feature film, Ex Cathedra, at the age of only 23. ...  more
  • 14

    Liam Gill


    BirthplaceMelbourne, Australia

    Liam Gill is a professional rugby union player for the Queensland Reds. He was born in Melbourne and lived in the United States before playing junior Rugby in Adelaide. He attended Gregory Terrace,...  more
  • 15

    Liam James


    BirthplaceVancouver, British Columbia, Canada

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  • 16

    Liam Garrigan


    BirthplaceKingston upon Hull, United Kingdom

    Liam Thomas Garrigan (born 17 October 1981) is an English actor. As a youth he attended classes at Kingston upon Hull's Northern Stage Company and was a student at Wyke College, Kingston upon Hull....  more
  • 17

    Liam Byrne


    BirthplaceWarrington, United Kingdom

    Liam Dominic Byrne (born 2 October 1970) is a British Labour Party politician who has been Member of Parliament (MP) for Birmingham Hodge Hill since 2004. He served as Chief Secretary to the...  more
  • 18

    Liam Hendriks


    BirthplacePerth, Australia

    Liam Johnson Hendriks (born 10 February 1989), nicknamed "Slydah", is an Australian professional baseball pitcher for the Chicago White Sox of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played for...  more
  • 19

    Liam Howlett


    BirthplaceBraintree, United Kingdom

    Liam Paul Paris Howlett (born 21 August 1971) is an English record producer, musician, songwriter, co-founder and leader of the British electronic band The Prodigy, and an occasional DJ....  more
  • 20

    Liam Genockey


    BirthplaceDublin, Republic of Ireland

    Liam Genockey (born 12 August 1948) is an Irish musician, who is the drummer with British folk rock band Steeleye Span....  more
  • 21

    Liam Broady


    BirthplaceStockport, United Kingdom

    Liam Tarquin Broady is a tennis player who in 2010 won the Boys' Doubles at Wimbledon partnered with fellow Briton Tom Farquharson, and in 2012 won the Boys' Doubles at the Australian Open partnered...  more
  • 22

    Liam Miller


    BirthplaceCork, Republic of Ireland

    Liam William Peter Miller (13 February 1981 – 9 February 2018) was an Irish professional footballer. Miller began his career with Celtic and was later loaned to Aarhus in 2001. He returned to Celtic...  more
  • 23

    Liam Ridgewell


    BirthplaceBexleyheath, London, United Kingdom

    Liam Matthew Ridgewell (born 21 July 1984) is an English professional footballer who plays as a defender for Southend United. He is primarily a centre back but can also play at left back. Ridgewell...  more
  • 24

    Liam Ferguson


    BirthplaceUSA, Harvey, Illinois

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  • 25

    Liam Clancy


    BirthplaceCarrick-on-Suir, Republic of Ireland

    Liam Clancy (Irish: Liam Mac Fhlannchadha; 2 September 1935 – 4 December 2009) was an Irish folk singer and actor from Carrick-on-Suir, County Tipperary. He was the youngest and last surviving member...  more