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Who Is The Most Famous Norm Or Norman In The World?

Updated November 3, 2020 663 votes 26 voters 18.8k views81 items

List RulesVote up all of the Norms and Normans you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Norm or Norman can you think of? The famous Norms and Norman below have many different professions, including notable actors named Norm, famous musicians named Norman, and even artists named Norman. There are also comedians named Norman, like Norman Mitchell. 

Norm MacDonald is certainly one of the most famous Norms on this list. He rose to stardom after appearing on Saturday Night Live between 1993-1998. He is often listed as one of the best stand-up comedians of all time. Norman Burton and Norman Alden are a few more of the actors named Norman. 

Another of the famous people with the first name Norman is Norman Cook. Better known as Fatboy Slim, Cook produced such popular singles as “Praise You,” “The Rockafeller Skank,” and “Weapon of Choice.” He is also a frequent collaborator of David Byrne. Norman Vincent is another of the musicians named Norman. 

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

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  • Norman Reedus1
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    Norman Reedus

    1969-01-06

    BirthplaceHollywood, Florida, USA

    Norman Mark Reedus (born January 6, 1969) is an American actor, voice actor, television host,...  more

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  • Norm Macdonald2
    21

    Norm Macdonald

    1963-10-17

    BirthplaceQuebec City, Canada

    Norman Gene Macdonald (born October 17, 1959) is a Canadian stand-up comedian, writer, and...  more

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  • Fatboy Slim3
    18

    Fatboy Slim

    1963-07-31

    BirthplaceBromley, United Kingdom

    Norman Quentin Cook (born Quentin Leo Cook; 31 July 1963), known by his stage name Fatboy...  more

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  • Norman Rockwell4
    17

    Norman Rockwell

    1894-02-03

    BirthplaceManhattan, New York City, New York

    Norman Percevel Rockwell (February 3, 1894 – November 8, 1978) was an American author, painter...  more
  • Norm Van Brocklin5
    18

    BirthplaceParade, South Dakota

    Norman Mack Van Brocklin (March 15, 1926 – May 2, 1983), nicknamed "The Dutchman" was an...  more

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  • Norman Fell6
    12

    Norman Fell

    1924-03-24

    BirthplaceUSA, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    Norman Fell (born Norman Noah Feld, March 24, 1924 – December 14, 1998), was an American actor...  more
  • Norman Lear7
    17

    Norman Lear

    1922-07-27

    BirthplaceNew Haven, Connecticut, United States of America

    Norman Milton Lear (born July 27, 1922) is an American television writer and producer who...  more

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  • Norman Mailer8
    17

    Norman Mailer

    1923-01-31

    BirthplaceLong Branch, New Jersey, USA

    Norman Kingsley Mailer (January 31, 1923 – November 10, 2007) was an American novelist,...  more

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  • Norman Schwarzkopf, Jr.9

    BirthplaceTrenton, New Jersey, United States of America

    Herbert Norman Schwarzkopf Jr. (; August 22, 1934 – December 27, 2012) was a United States...  more
  • Norm Van Lier10
    10

    Norm Van Lier

    1947-04-01

    BirthplaceEast Liverpool, Ohio, United States of America

    Norman Allen Van Lier III (April 1, 1947 – February 26, 2009) was an NBA basketball player and...  more
  • Norman Foster11
    10

    Norman Foster

    1935-06-01

    BirthplaceReddish, United Kingdom

    Norman Robert Foster, Baron Foster of Thames Bank, OM, HonFREng is an English architect whose...  more
  • Norman Jewison12
    14

    Norman Jewison

    1926-07-21

    BirthplaceCanada, Ontario, Toronto, Americas

    Norman Frederick Jewison (born July 21, 1926) is a Canadian film director, producer, actor,...  more
  • Norm Cash13
    14

    Norm Cash

    1934-11-10

    BirthplaceJusticeburg, Texas

    Norman Dalton Cash (November 10, 1934 – October 11, 1986) was an American Major League...  more

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  • Norman Brown14
    11

    Norman Brown

    1970-12-18

    BirthplaceKansas City, Missouri

    Norman Brown (born December 18, 1970) is an American smooth jazz guitarist and singer....  more
  • Norm Nixon15
    11

    Norm Nixon

    1955-10-11

    BirthplaceMacon, Georgia

    Norman Ellard Nixon (born October 11, 1955) is an American retired professional basketball...  more
  • Norman Greenbaum16
    15

    BirthplaceMalden, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Norman Joel Greenbaum (born November 20, 1942) is an American singer-songwriter. He is best...  more
  • Norman Haworth17
    15

    Norman Haworth

    1883-03-19

    BirthplaceChorley, United Kingdom

    Sir Walter Norman Haworth FRS (19 March 1883 – 19 March 1950) was a British chemist best known...  more
  • Norman Wisdom18
    14

    Norman Wisdom

    1915-02-04

    BirthplaceEngland, London

    Sir Norman Joseph Wisdom, (4 February 1915 – 4 October 2010) was an English actor, comedian...  more

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  • Norman Whiteside19
    8

    BirthplaceBelfast, United Kingdom

    Norman Whiteside (born 7 May 1965) is a former Northern Ireland international footballer who...  more
  • Norman Lloyd20
    12

    Norman Lloyd

    1914-11-08

    BirthplaceJersey City, New Jersey, United States of America

    Norman Lloyd (born Norman Perlmutter; Yiddish: נאָרמאַן פּערלמוטטער‎; November 8, 1914) is an...  more

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  • Norm Ullman21
    10

    Norm Ullman

    1935-12-26

    BirthplaceProvost, Canada

    Norman Victor Alexander Ullman (born December 26, 1935) is a former ice hockey forward....  more
  • Norm Coleman22
    14

    Norm Coleman

    1949-08-17

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    Norman Bertram Coleman Jr. (born August 17, 1949) is an American lobbyist, attorney, and...  more
  • Norman Vincent Peale23

    BirthplaceBowersville, Ohio

    Norman Vincent Peale (May 31, 1898 – December 24, 1993) was an American minister and author...  more
  • Norm Snead24
    11

    Norm Snead

    1939-07-31

    BirthplaceVirginia

    Norman Bailey Snead (born July 31, 1939) is a former American football quarterback in the...  more

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  • Norm Johnson25
    12

    Norm Johnson

    1960-05-31

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, Inglewood, California

    Norman Douglas "Norm" Johnson (born May 31, 1960, Inglewood, California) is a former...  more