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Who Is The Most Famous Nigel In The World?

Updated November 13, 2020 568 votes 44 voters 21.5k views52 items

List RulesVote up all of the Nigels you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Nigel can you think of? The famous Nigels below have many different professions, including notable actors named Nigel, famous athletes named Nigel, and even musicians named Nigel. There are also British actors called Nigel. 

Nigel Godrich is certainly one of the most famous Nigels on this list. One of the famous musicians named Nigel, he is best known for producing the majority of Radiohead's albums. He has also worked with Beck, Paul McCartney, and U2.

Another of the famous people with the first name Nigel is Nigel Barker. He is a fashion photographer and former model. He was a judge for 17 seasons of America's Next Top Model.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Nigel? Just add them to the list!

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    Nigel Martin-Smith is a Manchester-based English musical band manager. He helped form the...  more
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    4

    Nigel Bennett

    1949-11-19
    Nigel Bennett (born 19 November 1949) is an Anglo-Canadian actor/director/writer who has been...  more
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    10

    Nigel Green

    1924-10-15
    Nigel McGown Green (15 October 1924 – 15 May 1972) was an English character actor. Because of...  more
  • 29
    10

    Nigel Harman

    1973-08-11
    Nigel Derek Harman (born 11 August 1973) is a British actor, best known for his role as...  more
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    2

    Nigel Marven

    1960-11-27
    Nigel Marven (born 27 November 1960) is a British wildlife TV presenter, television producer,...  more
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    2

    Nigel Pearson

    1963-08-21
    Nigel Graham Pearson (born 21 August 1963) is an English football manager and former...  more
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    8
    Steven Haworth (born 23 January 1976), better known by his ring name Nigel McGuinness, is an...  more
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    2

    Nigel Wrench

    1960-01-01
    Nigel Wrench (born 1960) spent his journalistic career working as a radio presenter and...  more
  • 34
    2

    Nigel Pilkington

    1975-01-01
    Nigel Pilkington is an actor....  more
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    1

    Nigel Dodds

    1958-08-20
    Nigel Alexander Dodds (born 20 August 1958) is a Northern Irish barrister and unionist...  more
  • 36
    1

    Nigel Hess

    1953-07-22
    Nigel John Hess (born 22 July 1953) is a British composer, best known for his television,...  more
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    8

    Nigel Spink

    1958-08-08
    Nigel Philip Spink (born 8 August 1958) is an English former professional footballer who...  more
  • 38
    1

    Nigel Hamilton

    1944-02-16
    Nigel Hamilton (born 16 February 1944) is an award-winning British-born biographer, academic,...  more
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    2

    Nigel Hitchcock

    1971-01-04
    Nigel Hitchcock (born 4 January 1971) is an English jazz saxophonist....  more
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    2

    Nigel Lindsay

    1969-01-17
    Nigel Lindsay is an English stage and screen actor, best known on television for his roles as...  more
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    0

    Nigel Gresley

    1876-06-19
    Sir Herbert Nigel Gresley (19 June 1876 – 5 April 1941) was a British railway engineer. He...  more
  • 42
    0

    Nigel Henry

    1996-05-29
    Nigel Henry (born May 24, 1976 in Carenage) is a retired Trinidadian soccer player....  more
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    0

    Nigel Hitchin

    1946-08-02
    Nigel James Hitchin FRS (born 2 August 1946) is a British mathematician working in the fields...  more
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    0

    Nigel Lamb

    1956-08-17
    Nigel Lamb is an English aerobatics pilot. Lamb is the 2014 Red Bull Air Race World...  more
  • 45
    7

    Nigel Balchin

    1908-12-03
    Nigel Marlin Balchin (3 December 1908 – 17 May 1970) was an English novelist and screenwriter...  more
  • 46
    0

    Nigel Hall

    1943-08-30
    Nigel Hall (1943 - ) is a British artist....  more
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    5

    Nigel Vagana

    1975-02-07
    Nigel Faletoese Vagana (born 7 February 1975) is a former professional rugby league footballer...  more
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    0

    Nigel Paul Villarete

    1962-09-18
    Nigel Paul C. Villarete (born September 18, 1962) is a Filipino civil engineer and urban...  more
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    4

    Nigel Noble

    1943-01-01
    Nigel Noble (born 1943) is an English sound mixer, film director and producer. He won an...  more
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    5

    Nigel Dawes

    1985-02-09
    Nigel Alexander Dawes (born February 9, 1985) is a Canadian-Kazakhstani professional ice...  more