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Ever thought about how many famous people named Ned are out there? This list of celebrities named Ned will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Neds below include actors named Ned and athletes named Ned, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Ned who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Neds below include Ned Beatty, Ned Sherrin, and Ned Rorem.
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Ned Beatty is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Actor, Voice acting
Ned Thomas Beatty is an American actor who has appeared in more than 100 films and has been nominated for an Academy Award, two Emmy Awards, an MTV Movie Award for Best Villain and a Golden ...more

Ned Sherrin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Television director, Television producer, Raconteur
Edward George "Ned" Sherrin, CBE was an English broadcaster, author and stage director. He qualified as a barrister and then worked in independent television before joining the BBC. He ...more

Ned Rorem is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Diarist, Author, Composer
Ned Rorem is an American composer and diarist, best known and most praised for his song settings. He won a Pulitzer Prize in 1976.

Ned Jarrett is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Race car driver
Ned Jarrett is a retired race car driver and two-time NASCAR champion. Jarrett was best known for his calm demeanor, and he became known as "Gentleman Ned Jarrett", yet he was an ...more

Ned Hanlon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Baseball player
Edward Hugh "Ned" Hanlon, also known as "Foxy Ned", and sometimes referred to as "The Father of Modern Baseball," was an American professional baseball player and ...more

Ned Yost is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Baseball player, Coach
Edgar Frederick "Ned" Yost III is a former Major League Baseball catcher and current manager of the Kansas City Royals. He previously managed the Milwaukee Brewers.

Ned Williamson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Baseball player
Edward Nagle "Ned" or "Ed" Williamson was an American Major League Baseball player for 13 seasons from 1878 until 1890. He played for three different teams: the Indianapolis ...more

Ned Rothenberg is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Ned Rothenberg is an American multi-instrumentalist and composer. He specializes in woodwind instruments, including the alto saxophone, clarinet, bass clarinet, flute, and shakuhachi. He is ...more

Ned Bellamy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Actor
Ned Bellamy is an American actor. Bellamy was born in Dayton, Ohio. After graduating UCLA, he founded the Los Angeles based theater company The Actors' Gang with fellow actor Tim Robbins. He was ...more

Ned Garver is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Baseball player
Ned Franklin Garver is an former American League pitcher who played from 1948 to 1961, winning 129 games in his major league career. Most of his career was spent playing for perennial ...more

Ned Glass is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Carpenter, Actor
Ned Glass was a Polish-born American character actor who appeared in more than eighty films and on television more than one hundred times, frequently playing nervous, cowardly, or deceitful ...more

Ned Washington is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Songwriter, Lyricist
Ned Washington was an American lyricist.

Ned Kelly is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Bushranger
Edward "Ned" Kelly was an Australian bushranger of Irish descent. Kelly was born in the town of Beveridge in the British colony of Victoria to an Irish convict from County Tipperary ...more

Ned Brower is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Model, Actor, Drummer
Edward Andrew "Ned" Brower is the drummer/vocalist in the Los Angeles rock quintet Rooney and is also a model and actor. Brower was born in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, U.S., and ...more

Ned Collette is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Guitarist
Ned Collette is a Melbourne-born singer, instrumentalist, songwriter, and producer now based in Berlin. He was a member of Melbourne instrumental band City City City and has since then recorded ...more

Ned Wertimer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Actor
Ned Wertimer is an actor.

Ned Vizzini is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Novelist, Author
Ned Vizzini was an American writer. He was the author of four books for young adults including It's Kind of a Funny Story, which NPR named #56 of the "100 Best-Ever Teen Novels" of all ...more

Ned Harkness is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Ice Hockey Player, Coach
Nevin D. "Ned" Harkness was a NCAA head coach of ice hockey and lacrosse at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Cornell University and of ice hockey at Union College. Harkness was ...more

Ned Vaughn is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Actor
Ned Vaughn is an American film and television actor who served as vice president of the Screen Actors Guild prior to becoming the founding executive vice president of SAG-AFTRA. He resigned that ...more

Ned Cuthbert is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Ned Cuthbert Baseball player
Edgar Edward "Ned" Cuthbert was an American professional baseball player. Cuthbert's baseball career began in 1865 with the Keystone Club of Philadelphia. After two seasons as a second ...more

Ned Lagin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Musician
Ned Lagin is an American artist, photographer, scientist, composer, and keyboardist. Lagin is considered a pioneer in the development and use of minicomputers and personal computers in real-time ...more

Ned Touchstone is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Publisher, Politician, Journalist
Ned O'Neal Touchstone was a newspaper publisher who was a figure in the "Radical Right" in Louisiana politics during the 1960s. He was born in the village of Florien in Sabine Parish ...more

Ned Eisenberg is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Actor
Ned Eisenberg is an American actor known for his recurring role on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit as Roger Kressler. Eisenberg first became noticed in a leading role in the movie Key ...more

Ned Romero is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Opera Singer, Actor
Ned Romero is an American actor and opera singer who has appeared in television and film. Romero was born in Franklin, the seat of St. Mary Parish in South Louisiana, the son of Anna and Sidney ...more

Ned Sparks is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Ned
Actor, Singer
Ned Sparks was a Canadian-born character actor. Sparks was known for his deadpan expression and deep, gravelly voice.