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Who knew there were so many famous people named Orlando in the world? Our list of celebrities named Orlando includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Orlandos below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Orlando, actors named Orlando, and much more. Orlando Bloom, Orlando Cepeda, and Orlando Pace are only a few of the well-known people named Orlando on this list.
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Orlando Bloom is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Age: 42

Birthplace: Canterbury, United Kingdom

Orlando Jonathan Blanchard Bloom (born 13 January 1977) is an English actor. After making his breakthrough as Legolas in The Lord of the Rings film series, he rose to fame by further appearing ...more

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Orlando Cepeda is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Age: 81

Birthplace: Ponce, Puerto Rico

Orlando Manuel "Peruchin" Cepeda Pennes (Spanish pronunciation: [oɾˈlando seˈpeða]; born September 17, 1937) is a Puerto Rican former Major League Baseball first baseman and a ...more

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Orlando Pace is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Age: 43

Birthplace: Sandusky, Ohio

Orlando Lamar Pace (born November 4, 1975) is a former professional American football player who was an offensive tackle in the National Football League (NFL) for thirteen seasons. He played ...more

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Orlando Jones is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Age: 50

Birthplace: Mobile, Alabama, United States of America

Orlando Jones (born April 10, 1968) is an American stand-up comedian and actor. He is known for being one of the original cast members of the sketch comedy series MADtv and for his role as the 7 ...more
Orlando Cabrera is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Age: 44

Birthplace: Cartagena, Colombia

Orlando Luis Cabrera, nicknamed "O-Cab" and "The OC", (born November 2, 1974) is a Colombian-American former baseball infielder. He won a World Series championship in 2004 ...more

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Orlando Jordan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Age: 44

Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia, United States of America

Orlando Mason Jordan (born April 21, 1974) is an American Semi-retired professional wrestler. He is best known for his tenure in WWE, where he was a one-time United States Champion. He is also ...more

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Orlando Woolridge is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Dec. at 53 (1959-2012)

Birthplace: Bernice, Louisiana

Orlando Vernada Woolridge (December 16, 1959 – May 31, 2012) was an American professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association (NBA) from 1981 to 1994. He was ...more

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Orlando Letelier is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Dec. at 44 (1932-1976)

Birthplace: Temuco, Chile

Marcos Orlando Letelier del Solar (13 April 1932 – 21 September 1976) was a Chilean economist, politician and diplomat during the presidency of Salvador Allende. A refugee from the military ...more
Orlando Canizales is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Age: 53

Birthplace: Laredo, Texas

Orlando Canizales (born November 25, 1965) is an American boxer who won the International Boxing Federation bantamweight title and defended it for a record sixteen consecutive times.
Orlando Hudson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Age: 41

Birthplace: Darlington, South Carolina

Orlando Thill Hudson (born December 12, 1977) is an American former professional baseball second baseman. He played in Major League Baseball from 2002–2012 with the Toronto Blue Jays, Arizona ...more
Orlando Hernández... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Age: 53

Birthplace: Villa Clara Province, Cuba

Orlando Hernández Pedroso (born October 11, 1965), nicknamed "El Duque" (Spanish for "The Duke"), is a Cuban-born right-handed former professional baseball pitcher. He ...more

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Orlando Brown is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Age: 31

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Orlando Brown may refer to: Orlando Brown (Kentucky) (1801–1867), American newspaper editor, historian and politician Orlando Brown (Wisconsin) (1828–1910), American farmer and legislator ...more
Orlando Brown is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Dec. at 41 (1970-2011)

Birthplace: Washington, D.C.

Orlando Claude Brown Sr. (December 12, 1970 – September 23, 2011) was an American football player who played offensive tackle in the NFL for the Baltimore Ravens and Cleveland Browns. He ...more
Orlando R. Marsh is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Dec. at 57 (1881-1938)
Orlando R. Marsh (August 6, 1881 – September 7, 1938) was an electrical engineer raised in Wilmette, Illinois. In early 1920s Chicago, Illinois he pioneered electrical recording of phonograph ...more
Orlando Thomas is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Age: 46

Birthplace: Crowley, Louisiana

Orlando Thomas (October 21, 1972 – November 9, 2014) was an American football defensive back who played in the National Football League (NFL) from 1995 until 2001. He played his entire career ...more
Orlando Pizzolato is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Orlando Pizzolato Age: 60

Birthplace: Thiene, Italy

Orlando Pizzolato (born 30 July 1958) is a retired long-distance runner from Italy.
Orlando Gibbons is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Dec. at 42 (1583-1625)

Birthplace: Oxford, United Kingdom

Orlando Gibbons ( (listen); baptised 25 December 1583 – 5 June 1625) was an English composer, virginalist and organist of the Elizabethan (late Tudor) and early Jacobean periods. Due to his ...more
Orlando S. Mercado is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Age: 72

Birthplace: Manila, Philippines

Orlando Sánchez Mercado (born Orlando Mercado y Sánchez; April 26, 1946), better known as Orly Mercado, is a Filipino politician and radio broadcaster. He was a senator of the ...more
Orlando Seale is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Age: 46

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Orlando Seale is an actor.
Orlando Patterson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Age: 78

Birthplace: Westmoreland Parish, Jamaica

Orlando Patterson (born 5 June 1940) is a Jamaican-born American historical and cultural sociologist known for his work regarding issues of race in the United States, as well as the sociology of ...more
Orlando Villas Bôa... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Dec. at 88 (1914-2002)

Birthplace: Santa Cruz do Rio Pardo, Brazil

Orlando Villas Bôas was a 1972 Guggenheim Fellow in Social Sciences.
Orlando Figes is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Age: 59

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Orlando Guy Figes ( (born 20 November 1959) is a British historian and writer known for his works on Russian and European history. He is professor of history at Birkbeck College, University of ...more
Orlando Zapata is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Dec. at 43 (1967-2010)

Birthplace: Santiago de Cuba, Cuba

Orlando Zapata Tamayo (May 15, 1967 – February 23, 2010) was a Cuban mason, plumber, and political activist and prisoner who died after fasting for more than 80 days. His death received ...more
Orlando Ward is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Dec. at 81 (1891-1972)

Birthplace: Macon, Missouri

Major General Orlando Ward (November 4, 1891 – February 4, 1972) was a career United States Army officer who fought in both World War I and World War II. During the latter, as a major general, ...more
Orlando Wells is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Orlando
Age: 45

Birthplace: Tonbridge, United Kingdom

Orlando Wells (born 9 June 1973) is an English writer and actor.