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

Who knew Oscars were so athletic? Oscar De La Hoya has won a gold medal in the Olympics for boxing and Oscar Robertson has been inducted into the NBA's hall of fame several times. If you want an Oscar who's a bit more trendy, Oscar de la Renta is your fashion designer to the stars. And, lastly, Oscar Wilde is a renowned poet, playwright and novelist who is still studied to this day; his play Importance of Being Earnest has been made into several films and is still performed on stage to this day.

Oscar Robertson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Robertson Oscar Palmer Robertson, nicknamed "The Big O", is a retired American National Basketball Association player who played for the Cincinnati Royals and Milwaukee Bucks. The 6 ft 5 in, 220 ...more

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Oscar de la Hoya is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar de la Hoya Oscar De La Hoya is a retired Mexican American professional boxer. Nicknamed "The Golden Boy," De La Hoya won a gold medal at the Barcelona Olympic Games shortly after graduating from ...more

Oscar Wilde is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Wilde Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde was an Irish author, playwright and poet. After writing in different forms throughout the 1880s, he became one of London's most popular playwrights in the ...more

Oscar Gutierrez is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Gutierrez Óscar Gutiérrez Rubio, better known by the ring name Rey Mysterio, is a Mexican-American professional wrestler who currently works for Asistencia Asesoría y ...more

Oscar is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Oscar dos Santos Emboaba Júnior, better known as simply Oscar, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays as an attacking midfielder or winger for English club Chelsea and the ...more

Oscar Pistorius is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Pistorius Oscar Leonard Carl Pistorius OIB is a South African sprint runner and convicted killer. Although both of Pistorius' legs were amputated below the knee when he was 11 months old, he has competed ...more

Oscar Isaac is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Isaac Oscar Isaac is a Guatemalan-born American actor and singer. He is known for his lead roles in Inside Llewyn Davis, for which he received a Golden Globe Award nomination, A Most Violent Year and ...more

Oscar Wendt is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Wendt Oscar Wendt is a Swedish footballer who currently plays as a left back for Borussia Mönchengladbach and the Swedish national team. When Oscar Wendt transferred to F.C. Copenhagen he was ...more

Oscar Ruggeri is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Ruggeri Oscar Alfredo Ruggeri is a former footballer. Nicknamed "El Cabezón", Ruggeri is one of the most successful defenders ever to come out of Argentina.

Oscar Niemeyer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Niemeyer Oscar Ribeiro de Almeida Niemeyer Soares Filho, known as Oscar Niemeyer, was a Brazilian architect who is considered to be one of the key figures in the development of modern architecture. ...more

Oscar Peterson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Peterson Oscar Emmanuel Peterson, CC, CQ, OOnt was a Canadian jazz pianist and composer. He was called the "Maharaja of the keyboard" by Duke Ellington, but simply "O.P." by his ...more

Oscar Charleston is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Charleston Oscar McKinley Charleston was an American center fielder and manager in baseball's Negro leagues from 1915 to 1945.

Oscar Micheaux is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Micheaux Oscar Devereaux Micheaux was an American author, film director and independent producer of more than 44 films. Although the short-lived Micheaux Book & Film Company produced some films, he ...more

Oscar Bonavena is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Bonavena Oscar Natalio "Ringo" Bonavena was an Argentinian heavyweight professional boxer with a career record of 58 wins, 9 losses and 1 draw. A rugged, wild-swinging puncher, he was nicknamed ...more

Oscar de la Renta is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar de la Renta Óscar Arístides Renta Fiallo, known professionally as Oscar de la Renta, was a Dominican American fashion designer. Born in Santo Domingo, he was trained by Cristóbal ...more

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Óscar Romero is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Óscar Romero Óscar Arnulfo Romero y Galdámez was a bishop of the Catholic Church in El Salvador, and declared a martyr by Pope Francis on 3 February 2015. He became the fourth Archbishop of San ...more

Oscar Hammerstein II is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Hammerstein II Oscar Greeley Clendenning Hammerstein II was an American librettist, theatrical producer, and theatre director of musicals for almost forty years. Hammerstein won eight Tony Awards and two ...more

Oscar Levant is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Levant Oscar Levant was an American pianist, composer, author, comedian, and actor. He was as famous for his mordant character and witticisms, on the radio and in movies and television, as for his

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Oscar "Happy" Felsch Oscar Emil "Happy" Felsch was an American center fielder in Major League Baseball who played for the Chicago White Sox from 1915 to 1920. He is probably best known for his involvement ...more

Oscar Luigi Scalfaro is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Luigi Scalfaro Oscar Luigi Scalfaro was an Italian politician and magistrate, the ninth President of the Italian Republic from 1992 to 1999, and subsequently a senator for life. Formerly a member of Christian ...more

Oscar Dronjak is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Dronjak Oscar Fredrick Dronjak is the rhythm and lead guitarist and founder of the heavy metal band HammerFall. Prior to the success of HammerFall, he also played and released albums with the death ...more

Oscar Gamble is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Gamble Oscar Charles Gamble is a former outfielder and designated hitter in Major League Baseball. He played for 17 seasons, from 1969 to 1985, on seven different teams: the Chicago White Sox and New ...more

Oscar Klefbom is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Klefbom Oscar Klefbom is a Swedish professional ice hockey defenceman who is currently playing with the Edmonton Oilers in the National Hockey League. He was selected 19th overall in the 2011 NHL Entry ...more

Óscar Arias is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Óscar Arias Óscar Arias Sánchez was President of Costa Rica from 1986 to 1990 and from 2006 to 2010. He received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1987 for his efforts to end the Central American ...more

Oscar Browning is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Browning Oscar Browning was an English writer, historian, and educational reformer. His greatest achievement was the cofounding, along with Henry Sidgwick, of the Cambridge University Day Training ...more

Oscar Albarado is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Albarado Oscar Albarado is an American retired boxer. He competed in the light middleweight division.

Oscar Brown Jr. is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Brown Jr. Oscar Brown, Jr was an American singer, songwriter, playwright, poet, civil rights activist, and actor. He ran unsuccessfully for office in both the Illinois state legislature and the U.S. ...more

Oscar Moore is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Moore Oscar Moore was an American swing jazz guitarist. Moore was an integral part of the Nat King Cole Trio for a decade, from 1937 to 1947, appearing on most of Cole's records during that period. A ...more

Óscar Torres is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Óscar Torres Óscar Torres is a Venezuelan professional basketball player who currently plays for the Marinos de Anzoategui of the Venezuelan League. A 6'5" native of Caracas, Torres became the ...more

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Óscar Cardozo is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Óscar Cardozo Óscar René Cardozo Marín is a Paraguayan professional footballer who plays as a striker for Turkish club Trabzonspor and the Paraguay national team. Known for his powerful ...more

Oscar Harrison is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Harrison Oscar Lloyd Harrison is an English musician who currently plays drums with Birmingham-based band Ocean Colour Scene, where he gained prominence. He also plays piano and bass guitar, and ...more

Oscar Swartz is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Swartz Per Oscar Swartz is a Swedish entrepreneur, writer and blogger. Oscar Swartz was born in Solna, Stockholm County. He is the great-grandson of the former Swedish Prime Minister Carl Swartz, and a ...more

Oscar Taveras is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Taveras Oscar Francisco Taveras was a Dominican-Canadian professional baseball outfielder who played one season for the St. Louis Cardinals of Major League Baseball. Known as "El ...more

Oscar Swahn is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Swahn Oscar Gomer Swahn was a Swedish shooter who competed at three Olympic games and won six medals, including three gold. At the 1908 Summer Olympics, Oscar Swahn won two gold medals in the running ...more

Oscar Benton is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Benton Oscar Benton is a Dutch vocalist. He is also the founder of the Oscar Benton Blues Band in 1967. The band rose to fame in 1968 by being a runner up in the Jazz Festival, Loosdrecht, the

Oscar Nunez is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Nunez Oscar Nunez, sometimes credited as Oscar Núñez, is a Cuban American actor and comedian. He was a member of The Groundlings and later portrayed Dunder Mifflin's paper supply ...more

Oscar Hammerstein I is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Hammerstein I Oscar Hammerstein I was a businessman, theater impresario and composer in New York City. His passion for opera led him to open several opera houses, and he rekindled opera's popularity in ...more

Oscar Wirkkala is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Wirkkala Oscar Wirkkala was a Finnish-American logger and inventor who spent much of his life in the Pacific Northwest.

Oscar Hiljemark is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Hiljemark Oscar Hiljemark is a Swedish footballer who plays as a midfielder for the Dutch Eredivisie club PSV Eindhoven.

Óscar Villarreal is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Óscar Villarreal Óscar Eduardo Villarreal is a Mexican professional baseball pitcher who has played in Major League Baseball with the Arizona Diamondbacks, Atlanta Braves, and Houston Astros. He is ...more

Oscar Underwood is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Underwood Oscar Wilder Underwood was an American politician from Alabama and candidate for President of the United States.

Oscar Goodman is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Goodman Oscar Baylin Goodman is an American attorney and politician. He was the mayor of Las Vegas, Nevada from 1999 to 2011. Goodman is an Independent and a former member of the Democratic Party.

Oscar Stanton De Priest is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Stanton De Priest Oscar Stanton De Priest was an American lawmaker and civil rights advocate who served as a U.S. Representative from Illinois from 1929 to 1935. He was the first African American to be elected to ...more

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Oscar White Muscarella is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar White Muscarella Oscar White Muscarella is an American archaeologist and former research fellow at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, where he worked for over 40 years before retiring in 2009. His specialty is the ...more

Oscar Alende is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Alende Oscar Eduardo Alende was an Argentine politician who founded the Intransigent Party. Alende was born in Maipú, Buenos Aires Province. He studied medicine at the University of La Plata, ...more

Oscar Mathisen is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Mathisen Oscar Wilhelm Mathisen was a Norwegian speed skater and celebrity, almost rivalling Roald Amundsen and Fridtjof Nansen as symbols for a young nation. He represented Kristiania

Oscar Lapham is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Lapham Oscar Lapham was an American lawyer and politician from the U.S. state of Rhode Island. He served as a member of the Rhode Island Senate and the United States House of Representatives.

Oscar I of Sweden is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar I of Sweden Oscar I was King of Sweden and Norway from 1844 to his death. When, in August 1810, his father Jean-Baptiste Bernadotte was elected Crown Prince of Sweden, Oscar and his mother moved from Paris ...more

Óscar Freire is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Óscar Freire Óscar Freire Gómez is a former Spanish professional road bicycle racer. He was one of the top sprinters in road bicycle racing, having won the world championship three times, ...more

Oscar Lopez is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Oscar
Oscar Lopez Oscar Lopez is a Chilean-Canadian master guitarist whose signature style combines fiery solos and Latin rhythms with Jazz and Pop sensibilities. Lopez moved to Canada, first to Winnipeg, ...more