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Famous People Named Mike & Michael  

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There's a long list of famous people named Mike or Michael out there. How many celebrities named Michael can you think of? The famous Mikes and Michaels below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Michael, athletes named Michael, and even political figures named Michael. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Michael? Add them to the list.

Michael Jackson is certainly one of the most famous Michaels on this list. He started singing professionally at the age of 6 with the Jackson Five. About 5-6 years later, he went solo and became one of the most famous musicians of all time. His album Thriller remains the best selling album of all time. Another record breaking Michael would have to be this basketball player. Michael Jordan was a former player for the Chicago Bulls and Washington Wizards. He's received 5 MVP Awards and is arguably the best basketball player in the history of the sport.

Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
Dec. at 51 (1958-2009)
Michael Joseph Jackson was an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actor. Called the King of Pop, his contributions to music and dance, along with his publicized personal ...more
Michael Jordan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 56
Michael Jeffrey Jordan, also known by his initials, MJ, is an American former professional basketball player. He is also an entrepreneur, and principal owner and chairman of the Charlotte ...more
Mike Tyson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 52
Michael Gerard "Mike" Tyson is an American retired professional boxer. Tyson is a former undisputed heavyweight champion of the world and holds the record as the youngest boxer to win ...more
Michael Vick is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 38
Michael Dwayne Vick is an American football quarterback who is currently a free agent. He has previously played for the Atlanta Falcons, Philadelphia Eagles, and New York Jets. Vick played ...more
Michael Fassbender is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 41
Michael Fassbender is a German-Irish actor and producer. His first screen role was in the 2000 TV miniseries, Hearts and Bones, followed by the 2001 television miniseries Band of Brothers. He ...more
Michael J. Fox is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 57
Michael J. Fox, OC is a Canadian-American actor, author, producer, and advocate. With a film and television career spanning from the 1970s, Fox's roles have included Marty McFly from the Back to ...more
Michael Douglas is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 74
Michael Kirk Douglas is an American actor and producer, primarily in movies and television. He has won four Golden Globes, including the Cecil B. DeMille Award, two Academy Awards—as producer of ...more
Mike Myers is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 55
Michael John "Mike" Myers is a Canadian actor, comedian, screenwriter, and film producer, known for his run as a featured performer on Saturday Night Live from 1989 to 1995, and for ...more
Michael Phelps is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 33
Michael Fred Phelps II is an American competition swimmer and the most decorated Olympian of all time, with a total of 22 medals. Phelps also holds the all-time records for Olympic gold medals, ...more
Mike Hoffman is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 29
Michael Hoffman is a Canadian professional ice hockey player. He is currently playing with the Ottawa Senators of the National Hockey League.
Mike Ditka is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 79
Michael Keller Ditka is a former American football player, coach, and television commentator. A member of both the College Football and Pro Football Hall of Fames, he was the 1961 UPI NFL Rookie ...more
Michael Caine is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 85
Sir Michael Caine, CBE, is an English actor and author. Renowned for his distinctive Cockney accent, Caine has appeared in over 115 films and is one of the UK's most recognisable actors. He made ...more
Michael Keaton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 67
Michael John Douglas, better known by his stage name Michael Keaton, is an American actor, producer, director and comedian. He is currently a visiting scholar at Carnegie Mellon University. ...more
Michael Strahan is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 47
Michael Anthony Strahan is a retired American football defensive end who spent his entire 15-year career with the New York Giants of the National Football League. Strahan set a record for the ...more
Michael Irvin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 52
Michael Jerome Irvin is a former American football player for the Dallas Cowboys, and an actor. He is also a former broadcaster for ESPN's Sunday NFL Countdown and currently an analyst for NFL ...more
Mike Singletary is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 60
Michael "Mike" Singletary is an American football coach and former professional football player. After playing college football for the Baylor Bears, Singletary was drafted by the ...more
Michael Moore is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 64
Michael Francis Moore is an American documentary filmmaker, screenwriter, author, journalist, actor, and liberal political activist. He is the director and producer of Fahrenheit 9/11, a ...more
Michael Hooper is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 27
Michael Hooper is an Australian rugby union player who plays for the Waratahs in Super Rugby, the North Harbour Rays in the National Rugby Championship and the national rugby side the Wallabies. ...more
Mike Sorrentino is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 36
Michael Paul "The Situation" Sorrentino, is an American television personality. He appeared on the MTV reality show Jersey Shore in all six seasons from December 2009 through its final ...more
Michael Cohen is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
Age 52
Michael Dean Cohen is an American attorney who worked as a lawyer for Donald Trump until his termination of employment in May 2018. Cohen served as a vice-president of the Trump Organization and ...more
Mike Huckabee is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 63
Michael Dale "Mike" Huckabee is an American politician who served as the 44th Governor of Arkansas. He was a candidate in the 2008 United States Republican presidential primaries, ...more
Mike Conley, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 31
Michael Alex Conley Jr. (born October 11, 1987) is an American professional basketball player for the Utah Jazz of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was a member of the Memphis ...more
Mike Webster is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
Dec. at 50 (1952-2002)
Michael Lewis "Mike" Webster was an American football player who played as a center in the National Football League from 1974 to 1990 with the Pittsburgh Steelers and Kansas City ...more
Michael Bloomberg is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 77
Michael Rubens Bloomberg is an American business magnate, politician, and philanthropist. He served as the 108th Mayor of New York City, holding office for three consecutive terms beginning with ...more
Mike Haynes is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Mike & Michael
age 65
Michael James Haynes is an American former National Football League cornerback who played for the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Raiders. He used his speed, quickness and range to ...more