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List of famous people named Nathan, along with photos. How many celebrities named Nate can you think of? The famous Nathans below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Nathan, athletes named Nate, and even political figures named Nathan. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Nathan? Add them to the list.

Nathan Lane is a Broadway and film actor. Some of his most memorable films include The Birdcage and The Producers. He even played the same role on Broadway's The Producers. He is also inducted into the American Theatre Hall of Fame. Another actor on this list is Nathan Fillion. Now on the t.v. show Castle, he has many other credits. Some include Waitress and t.v. shows Firefly. He's also known for his voiceover work in several video games: Halo 3, Destiny and Halo 5: Guardians, to name a few.
Nathan Fillion is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 47 from Edmonton, Canada
Nathan Fillion (; born March 27, 1971) is a Canadian-American actor and voice actor, known for the leading roles of Captain Malcolm "Mal" Reynolds on Firefly and its film continuation ...more
Nathan Beaulieu is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 26 from Strathroy-Caradoc, Canada
Nathan Anthony Richard Beaulieu (born December 5, 1992) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman. He is currently playing for the Winnipeg Jets of the National Hockey League (NHL). He ...more
Nate Robinson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 34 from Seattle, Washington
Nathaniel Cornelius Robinson (born May 31, 1984) is an American professional basketball player. Born in Seattle, Robinson played college basketball for the University of Washington in Seattle ...more
Nathan Lane is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 63 from USA, New Jersey, Jersey City
Nathan Lane (born Joseph Lane; February 3, 1956) is an American actor and writer. He has played the roles of Albert in The Birdcage, Max Bialystock in the musical The Producers, Ernie Smuntz in ...more
Nathan Sharpe is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 40 from Wagga Wagga, Australia
Nathan Sharpe (born 26 February 1978) is a retired professional Australian rugby union player. He began his rugby career at the Queensland Reds in 1999 before joining the newly created Western ...more
Nate Archibald is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 70 from New York City, New York
Nathaniel "Tiny" Archibald (born September 2, 1948) is an American retired professional basketball player. He spent 14 years playing in the NBA, most notably with the Cincinnati ...more
Nate Dogg is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Dec. at 42 (1969-2011) from Clarksdale, Mississippi, United States of America
Nathaniel Dwayne Hale (August 19, 1969 – March 15, 2011), known professionally as Nate Dogg, was an American singer, rapper, songwriter, and actor. Hale began his career as a member of the ...more
Nate Thurmond is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 77 from Akron, Ohio, United States of America
Nathaniel Thurmond (July 25, 1941 – July 16, 2016) was an American basketball player who spent the majority of his 14-year career in the National Basketball Association (NBA) with the Golden ...more
Nathan Adrian is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 30 from Bremerton, Washington
Nathan Ghar-jun Adrian (born December 7, 1988) is an American competitive swimmer and five-time Olympic gold medalist who formerly held the American record in the long course 50-meter freestyle ...more
Nathan Jones is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 48 from Gold Coast, Australia
Nathan Jones (born 21 August 1970) is an Australian actor, powerlifting champion, strongman and retired professional wrestler. He held the WWA World Heavyweight Championship once in World ...more
Nate Newton is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 57 from Orlando, Florida, United States of America
Nathaniel Newton (born December 20, 1961) is a former American football guard in the National Football League who played for the Dallas Cowboys (1986–1998) and the Carolina Panthers (1999). He ...more
Nate McMillan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Nate McMillan Age 54 from Raleigh, North Carolina
Nathaniel McMillan (born August 3, 1964) is an American basketball coach and former player who is the head coach for the Indiana Pacers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He coached ...more
Nate Ruess is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 36 from Iowa City, Iowa
Nathaniel Joseph "Nate" Ruess is an American singer-songwriter and musician. He is the lead vocalist of indie pop band Fun, and previously of The Format. As of 2015, he also performs ...more
Nate Parker is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 39 from Virginia, United States of America
Nate Parker (born November 18, 1979) is an American actor who has appeared in Beyond the Lights, Red Tails, The Secret Life of Bees, The Great Debaters, Arbitrage, Non-Stop, Felon, and Pride. ...more
Nathan Bedford Forrest ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Dec. at 56 (1821-1877) from Chapel Hill, Tennessee
Nathan Bedford Forrest (July 13, 1821 – October 29, 1877) was a Confederate Army general during the American Civil War. Although scholars admire Forrest as a military strategist, he has remained ...more
Nate Berkus is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 47 from California, United States of America
Nathan Jay Berkus (born September 17, 1971) is an American interior designer, author, and television personality. He runs the Chicago interior design firm Nate Berkus Associates and was a ...more
Nate Wolters is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 27 from St. Cloud, Minnesota
Nate Wolters is an American professional basketball player who plays for the Grand Rapids Drive of the NBA Development League. He played college basketball at South Dakota State University and ...more
Nathan Sykes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Nathan Sykes (born 8 September 1974) is an English former professional rugby league footballer who played in the 1990s and 2000s. He played at representative level for England and Yorkshire, and ...more
Nathan Kress is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 26 from USA, Glendale, California
Nathan Karl Kress (born November 18, 1992) is an American actor, director, and former child model. Kress has been acting since the age of four and played the role of Freddie Benson on the ...more
Nathan Hale is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Dec. at 21 (1755-1776) from Coventry, Connecticut
Nathan Hale (June 6, 1755 – September 22, 1776) was an American soldier and spy for the Continental Army during the American Revolutionary War. He volunteered for an intelligence-gathering ...more
Nathan Charles is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 30 from Sydney, Australia
Nathan Charles Saints (born 9 January 1989) is an Australian rugby union player and Data Engineer. He plays hooker for the Melbourne Rebels in the Super Rugby competition, having previously ...more
Nathan Parsons is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 30 from Adelaide, Australia
Nathan Dean Parsons (born 16 June 1988) is an American actor, known for his work in daytime television on the ABC daytime soap opera General Hospital as the character of Ethan Lovett. He also ...more
Nathan East is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 63 from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Nathan Harrell East (born December 8, 1955) is an American jazz, R&B, and rock bass player and vocalist. With more than 2,000 recordings, East is considered one of the most recorded bass ...more
Nate Richert is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 40 from Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States of America
Nathaniel Eric "Nate" Richert (born April 28, 1978) is an American musician and former actor.Richert is best known for his seven-year role as Harvey Kinkle, the love interest and ...more
Nate Kaeding is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Nathan
Age 33 from Iowa City, Iowa
Nathaniel James Kaeding (born March 26, 1982) is a former American football player who was a placekicker in the National Football League (NFL) for nine seasons. He played the majority of his ...more