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Ever wondered how many famous people named Lionel there are? This list of celebrities named Lionel includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Lionels on this list come in all shapes and sizes, but all ended up achieving some kind of fame in their respective fields. This includes singers and musicians named Lionel, actors named Lionel, and even athletes named Lionel. Well-known Lionels like Lionel Messi, Lionel Richie, and Lionel Barrymore are just the start of this list.

Lionel Messi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Messi Footballer Lionel Andrés "Leo" Messi Cuccittini is an Argentine professional footballer who plays for Spanish club FC Barcelona and the Argentina national team. He is a forward and serves ...more

Lionel Richie is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Richie Record producer, Musician, Singer-songwriter Lionel Brockman Richie, Jr. is an American singer, songwriter, musician, record producer and actor. Beginning in 1968, he was a member of the musical group Commodores signed to Motown Records. ...more

Lionel Barrymore is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Barrymore Film Producer, Screenwriter, Author Lionel Barrymore was an American actor of stage, screen and radio as well as a film director. He won an Academy Award for Best Actor for his performance in A Free Soul, and remains perhaps best ...more

Lionel Hampton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Hampton Musician, Bandleader, Actor Lionel Leo Hampton was an American jazz vibraphonist, pianist, percussionist, bandleader and actor. Hampton worked with jazz musicians from Louis Armstrong, Benny Goodman, and Buddy Rich to ...more

Lionel Hollins is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Hollins Basketball player, Coach Lionel Eugene Hollins is an American retired professional basketball player and a National Basketball Association coach for the Brooklyn Nets.

Lionel Stander is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Stander Actor, Voice acting Lionel Jay Stander was an American actor in films, radio, theater and television.

Lionel Taylor is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Taylor American football player Lionel Thomas Taylor is a former American football wide receiver who led the American Football League in receptions each year for the first six years of the league's existence.

Lionel Bart is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Bart Film Score Composer, Lyricist, Composer Lionel Bart was a writer and composer of British pop music and musicals, best known for creating the book, music and lyrics for Oliver!

Lionel Simmons is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Simmons Basketball player Lionel James "L-Train" Simmons is a retired American professional basketball player.

Lionel Blue is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Blue Rabbi, Actor Lionel Blue is a British Reform rabbi, journalist and broadcaster. He was the first British rabbi publicly to declare his homosexuality. He is best known for his longstanding work with the ...more

Lionel Hitchman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Hitchman Ice Hockey Player Frederick Lionel Hitchman was a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who played twelve seasons in the National Hockey League for the Ottawa Senators and Boston Bruins. Forming one of the ...more

Lionel Atwill is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Atwill Actor Lionel Alfred William Atwill was an English stage and film actor.

Lionel Aldridge is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Aldridge American football player Lionel Aldridge was an American professional football player. Aldridge was an All-Skyline tackle & co-captain of the Utah State Aggies. He was drafted in 1963 after a standout college career ...more

Lionel Jeffries is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Jeffries Screenwriter, Actor, Voice acting Lionel Charles Jeffries was an English actor, screenwriter and film director.

Lionel Johnson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Johnson Writer Lionel Pigot Johnson was an English poet, essayist and critic. He was born at Broadstairs, and educated at Winchester College and New College, Oxford, graduating in 1890. He became a Catholic ...more

Lionel Manuel is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Manuel American football player Lionel Manuel, Jr. is a former American college and professional football player who was a wide receiver. He was drafted in the 7th round of the 1984 NFL Draft by the New York Giants, and played ...more

Lionel Chetwynd is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Chetwynd Film Producer, Screenwriter, Film Director Lionel Chetwynd is an English-born Canadian–American screenwriter, motion picture and television film director and producer.

Lionel Nathan de Rothschild is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Nathan de Rothschild Banker Lionel Nathan de Rothschild, OBE was an English banker and Conservative politician best remembered as the creator of Exbury Gardens by the New Forest in Hampshire. He was the eldest of the three ...more

Lionel Pries is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Pries Architect, Artist Lionel H. Pries, was a leading architect, artist, and educator in the Pacific Northwest. Pries was born in San Francisco and raised in Oakland. He graduated with a B.A. in Architecture from the ...more

Lionel Crabb is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Crabb Spy Lionel Kenneth Phillip Crabb, OBE, GM, known as Buster Crabb was a British Royal Navy frogman and MI6 diver who vanished during a reconnaissance mission around a Soviet cruiser berthed at ...more

Lionel Wafer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Wafer Pirate Lionel Wafer was a Welsh explorer, buccaneer and privateer. A ship's surgeon, Wafer made several voyages to the South Seas and visited Maritime Southeast Asia in 1676. The following year he ...more

Lionel Blair is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Blair Actor, Presenter Lionel Blair is a British actor, choreographer, tap dancer and television presenter.

Lionel Conacher is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Conacher Baseball player Lionel Pretoria Conacher, MP, nicknamed "The Big Train", was a Canadian athlete and politician. Voted the country's top athlete of the first half of the 20th century, he won ...more

Lionel Jospin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Jospin Politician, Social activist Lionel Jospin is a French politician, who served as Prime Minister of France from 1997 to 2002. Jospin was the Socialist Party candidate for President of France in the elections of 1995 and ...more

Lionel Shriver is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Shriver Journalist, Novelist, Author Lionel Shriver is an American journalist and author. She is best known for her novel We Need to Talk About Kevin which won the Orange Prize for Fiction in 2005.

Lionel Newman is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Newman Conductor, Film Score Composer, Pianist Lionel Newman was an American conductor, pianist, and film and television composer. He was the brother of Alfred Newman and Emil Newman, uncle of Randy Newman, David Newman, Maria Newman and ...more

Lionel Rose is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Rose Professional Boxer Lionel Edmund Rose MBE was an Australian bantamweight boxer, the first Indigenous Australian to win a world title. Born and raised at Jacksons Track in Victoria, Australia as well as the town of ...more

Lionel Loueke is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Loueke Guitarist, Musician, Composer Lionel Loueke is a guitarist born in the west African country of Benin. He moved to Ivory Coast in 1990 to study at the National Institute of Art. He attended the American School of Modern Music ...more

Lionel Ferbos is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Ferbos Trumpeter Lionel Charles Ferbos was an American jazz trumpeter. He was from New Orleans, Louisiana. At 103, Ferbos was the oldest jazz musician in New Orleans. A native New Orleanian whose career centered ...more

Lionel Mark Smith is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Mark Smith Actor, Voice acting Lionel Mark Smith was an American actor. He appeared in several movies including Galaxina,Homicide, Edmond, State and Main and Spartan. He also appeared on such television series as Seinfeld, ...more

Lionel Murton is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Murton Actor William Lionel Murton was an English-Canadian character actor. Born in Wandsworth, London, he was resident at Little Orchard, Weston Road, Upton Grey, Basingstoke, Hampshire, England, before his ...more

Lionel Taylor is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Taylor Footballer Lionel Taylor is a Samoan soccer player who plays for Kiwi SC.

Lionel Belmore is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Belmore Theatre Director, Actor, Film Director Lionel Belmore was an English llama impersonator and director on stage for more than a quarter of a century.

Lionel Poilâne is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Poilâne Lionel Poilâne was a French boulanger and entrepreneur whose commitment to crafting quality bread earned him worldwide renown. His father, Pierre Poilâne started a baking business in ...more

Lionel Murphy is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Murphy Judge, Politician, Jurist Lionel Keith Murphy, QC was an Australian politician and jurist, who served as Attorney-General in the government of Gough Whitlam and as a Justice of the High Court of Australia from 1975 until ...more

Lionel Robbins, Baron Robbins is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Robbins, Baron Robbins Economist Lionel Charles Robbins, Baron Robbins, CH CB FBA was a British economist and head of the economics department at the London School of Economics. He is known for his proposed definition of ...more

Lionel is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Michael William Lebron, popularly known as Lionel, is a nationally syndicated American radio and television personality. The Lionel Show debuted in Tampa, Florida, on weekends in October 1988. ...more

Lionel Trilling is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Trilling Literary critic, Professor, Author Lionel Mordecai Trilling was an American literary critic, author, and teacher. With wife Diana Trilling, he was a member of the New York Intellectuals and contributor to the Partisan Review. ...more

Lionel Wendt is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Wendt Musician, Cinematographer, Critic Lionel Wendt was a Sri Lankan pianist, photographer, literature collector, critic, and cinematographer. The Lionel Wendt Art Centre is a major art centre and theatre in Colombo, Sri Lanka, ...more

Lionel Cox is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Cox Lionel Malvyne Cox OAM was an Australian Olympic cyclist.

Lionel Edwards is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Edwards Illustrator, Painter Lionel Edwards was a British artist who specialized in painting horses and other aspects of British country life. He is best known for his hunting scenes but also painted pictures of horse ...more

Lionel Curtis is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Curtis Journalist, Professor, Military Officer Lionel George Curtis was a British official and author. He advocated British Empire Federalism and, late in life, a world state. His ideas concerning dyarchy were important in the development of ...more

Lionel Tiger is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Tiger Professor Lionel Tiger is a Canadian-born, American-based anthropologist. He is the Charles Darwin Professor of Anthropology at Rutgers University and co-Research Director of the Harry Frank Guggenheim ...more

Lionel Braham is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Braham Actor Lionel Braham was an actor

Lionel Banks is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Banks Film Art Director, Production Designer With over 200 films to his credit, Lionel Banks was a hard-working art director from 1935 to 1949. In that time he worked on such films as Leo McCarey’s The Awful Truth, Howard Hawks’ South ...more

Lionel Ngakane is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Ngakane Screenwriter, Actor, Film Director Lionel Ngakane was a South African filmmaker and actor.

Lionel Lindon is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Lindon Cinematographer Lionel Lindon ASC was an American film cameraman and cinematographer who spent much of his career working for Paramount. In 1950 he went freelance and began to work in television as well as ...more

Lionel Wilson is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Wilson Politician Lionel J. Wilson was an African American political figure and a member of the Democratic Party. He was the first African American mayor of Oakland, California, serving three terms as mayor of ...more

Lionel Cann is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Cann Cricketer Lionel Olvin Bernard Cann is a Bermudian cricketer. He is an aggressive right-handed middle order batsman and a right-arm medium pace bowler. In his 22 ODI games to date he has struck 28 sixes. ...more

Lionel Gamlin is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Lionel
Lionel Gamlin Commentator, Announcer, Actor Lionel James Gamlin was a British radio and newsreel announcer and presenter, and actor, who was known for his work for the BBC and British Movietone News between the 1930s and 1950s.