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Ever wondered how many famous people named Magnus there are? This list of celebrities named Magnus includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Magnus' 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 Magnus, actors named Magnus, and even athletes named Magnus. Well-known Magnus' like Magnús Scheving, Magnus Hirschfeld, and Magnus Andersson are just the start of this list.

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Magnús Scheving is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Production Designer, Television director, Television producer Magnús Örn Eyjólfsson Scheving is an Icelandic writer, actor, producer, entrepreneur, and athlete. He is the creator and co-star of the children's television show LazyTown, in ...more

Magnus Hirschfeld is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Screenwriter, Physician, Writer Magnus Hirschfeld was a German physician and sexologist. An outspoken advocate for sexual minorities, Hirschfeld founded the Scientific Humanitarian Committee, an organization that Dustin Goltz ...more

Magnus Andersson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Guitarist Magnus Andersson is a Swedish classical guitarist.

Magnus Carlsen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Professional Chess Player, Model Sven Magnus Øen Carlsen is a Norwegian chess grandmaster, No. 1 ranked player in the world and reigning World Chess Champion in classical, rapid and blitz. His peak rating is 2882, the ...more

Magnus Magnusson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Journalist, Translator, Writer Magnus Magnusson, KBE was an Icelandic television presenter, journalist, translator and writer. Based in the United Kingdom, he was born in Iceland but lived in Scotland for almost all of his ...more

Magnus Norman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Tennis player, Coach Magnus Norman is a retired Swedish professional tennis player who was runner-up at the 2000 French Open and ranked briefly as World No. 2. He won 12 singles titles, including the 2000 Tennis ...more

Magnus Arvedson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Magnus Karl Olof Arvedson is a retired Swedish professional ice hockey left winger who played 7 seasons in the National Hockey League for the Ottawa Senators and Vancouver Canucks. He is ...more

Magnus Carlsson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Singer Lars Magnus Carlsson is a Swedish singer and former member of the bands Alcazar and Barbados.

Magnus Enckell is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Artist Knut Magnus Enckell was a Finnish symbolist painter. At first he painted with a subdued palette, but from 1902 onwards used increasingly bright colors. He was a leading member of the 'Septem' ...more

Magnus is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Nicholas "Nick" Aldis is an English professional wrestler. He is currently working for the American professional wrestling promotion Total Nonstop Action Wrestling under the ring name ...more

Magnus Heinason is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Pirate Magnus Heinason was a Faroese naval hero, trader and privateer. Magnus Heinason served William the Silent and his son Maurice of Nassau, Prince of Orange for 10 years as a privateer, fighting ...more

Magnus von Braun is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Pilot, Chemical engineer, Chemist Magnus "Mac" Freiherr von Braun was a German chemical engineer, Luftwaffe aviator, and rocket scientist at Peenemünde, the Mittelwerk, and after emigrating to the United States ...more

Magnus Linklater is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Editor, Journalist Magnus Duncan Linklater, CBE is a British journalist, writer, and former newspaper editor.

Magnus Öström is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Drummer Magnus Öström is a drummer.

Magnus Andersson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Per Magnus Andersson is a Swedish handball player who competed in the 1992 Summer Olympics, in the 1996 Summer Olympics, and in the 2000 Summer Olympics. He was born in Linköping. In 1992 ...more

Magnus Hedman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Footballer Magnus Carl Hedman is a Swedish former football goalkeeper. He played 58 matches for the Sweden national football team, and represented his country at two FIFA World Cup and two European ...more

Magnus Karlsson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Magnus Karlsson Musician Magnus Karlsson is a Swedish heavy metal songwriter, guitarist, multi-instrumentalist and producer. He is currently one of the guitarists of the band Primal Fear.

Magnus Wolff Eikrem is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Magnus Wolff Eikrem Footballer Magnus Wolff Eikrem is a Norwegian professional footballer who currently is playing for Allsvenskan side Malmö FF. His regular playing position is in attacking midfield, though he can play ...more

Magnús Ver Magnússon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Magnús Ver Magnússon Strongman Magnús Ver Magnússon is an Icelandic former powerlifter and strongman competitor. He won the title of World's Strongest Man four times.

Magnus II of Norway is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Magnus II of Norway Magnus Haraldsson was King of Norway from 1066 to 1069, jointly with his brother Olaf Kyrre from 1067. He was not included in official Norwegian regnal lists until modern times, but has since ...more

Magnus Moan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Nordic combined skier, Athlete Magnus Hovdal Moan is a Norwegian nordic combined skier who has competed since 2002. Magnus moved from Lillehammer when he was two years old and has lived in Trondheim ever since. He skis with ...more

Magnus Uggla is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Actor Per Allan Magnus Claësson Uggla is a Swedish artist, composer, actor, and occasional radio host known for his satirical lyrics. Uggla was the lead singer of the hard rock band JUSO before ...more

Magnus Lindberg is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Pianist, Composer Magnus Lindberg is a Finnish composer and pianist. He was the New York Philharmonic's composer-in-residence from 2009 to 2012 and is the London Philharmonic Orchestra's composer-in-residence ...more

Magnus Pyke is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Magnus Pyke Scientist, Presenter Magnus Alfred Pyke was a British scientist and media figure, who, although apparently quite eccentric and playing up to the mad scientist stereotype, succeeded in explaining science to a lay ...more

Magnus Härenstam is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Magnus
Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor Johan Herbert Magnus Härenstam is a Swedish television host, actor and comedian. Härenstam hosted the Swedish version of the game-show Jeopardy! for 14 years before being replaced by ...more