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Famous People Named Otto

Updated October 13, 2018 8.2k views99 items
Ever wondered how many famous people named Otto there are? This list of celebrities named Otto includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Ottos on this list come in all shapes and sizes, but all ended up achieving some kind of fame in their respective fields. This includes singers and musicians named Otto, actors named Otto, and even athletes named Otto. Well-known Ottos like Otto Graham, Otto von Bismarck, and Otto Knows are just the start of this list.
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  • Otto Graham is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    Otto Graham

    American football player

    AgeDec. at 82 (1921-2003)

    BirthplaceWaukegan, Illinois, United States of America

    Otto Everett Graham Jr. (December 6, 1921 – December 17, 2003) was an American football... more on Wikipedia

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    #13 of 252 The Best Quarterbacks Of All Time#90 of 1,323 The Best Football Players Ever

  • Otto von Bismarck is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    AgeDec. at 83 (1815-1898)

    BirthplaceSchönhausen, Germany

    Otto Eduard Leopold, Prince of Bismarck, Duke of Lauenburg (Born von Bismarck-Schönhausen;... more on Wikipedia

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    #307 of 2,443 The Most Influential People of All Time#189 of 753 People We Wish Were Still Alive

  • Otto Knows is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    Otto Knows

    Record producer, Disc jockey

    Age31

    BirthplaceStockholm, Sweden

    Otto Jettman, better known by his stage name Otto Knows, is a Swedish DJ and music producer... more on Wikipedia

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    #146 of 281 The Greatest EDM Artists Of All Time#62 of 81 The Best Progressive House Artists Of 2019, Ranked

  • Otto Preminger is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    Otto Preminger

    Theatre Director, Film Producer

    AgeDec. at 81 (1905-1986)

    BirthplaceVyzhnytsia, Ukraine

    Otto Ludwig Preminger (, German pronunciation: [ˈpreːmiŋɐ]; 5 December 1905 – 23 April 1986)... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto Lilienthal is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    AgeDec. at 48 (1848-1896)

    BirthplaceAnklam, Germany

    Karl Wilhelm Otto Lilienthal (23 May 1848 – 10 August 1896) was a German pioneer of aviation... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor

    Holy Roman Emperor, Military Officer

    AgeDec. at 61 (912-973)

    BirthplaceWallhausen, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany

    Otto I (23 November 912 – 7 May 973), traditionally known as Otto the Great (German: Otto der... more on Wikipedia

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    #29 of 347 The Most Important Leaders In World History#21 of 170 If You Fought To The Death, Who Would You Want By Your Side?

  • Otto Porter Jr. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    Otto Porter Jr.

    Basketball player

    Age27

    BirthplaceSt. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

    Otto Porter, Jr. is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the... more on Wikipedia

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    #477 of 765 The Top NBA Players Of All Time#107 of 294 The Top 100+ NBA Players Today

  • Otto Waalkes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    Otto Waalkes

    Television director, Comedian

    Age72

    BirthplaceEmden, Eurasia, Lower Saxony, Germany

    Otto Gerhard Waalkes (born 22 July 1948) is an East Frisian comedian and actor. He became... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto Kruger is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    AgeDec. at 89 (1885-1974)

    BirthplaceToledo, Ohio, United States of America

    Otto Kruger (September 6, 1885 – September 6, 1974) was an American actor, originally a... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto Peltzer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Otto
    Otto Paul Eberhard Peltzer (8 March 1900 – 11 August 1970) was a German middle distance runner... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto Weininger is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    Otto Weininger

    Writer, Philosopher

    AgeDec. at 23 (1880-1903)

    BirthplaceVienna, Austria

    Otto Weininger (German: [ˈvaɪnɪŋɐ]; 3 April 1880 – 4 October 1903) was an Austrian philosopher... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto Wagner is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    Otto Wagner

    Architect

    AgeDec. at 77 (1841-1918)

    BirthplacePenzing, Vienna, Austria

    Otto Koloman Wagner was an Austrian architect and urban planner, known for his lasting impact... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto Kretschmer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Otto
    Otto Kretschmer (1 May 1912 – 5 August 1998) was the most successful German U-boat commander... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto Schmidt is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    Otto Schmidt

    Mathematician, Scientist

    AgeDec. at 65 (1891-1956)

    BirthplaceMogilev, Belarus

    Otto Yulyevich Shmidt (Born Otto Friedrich Julius Schmidt; Russian: Отто Юльевич Шмидт,... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto Hahn is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    Otto Hahn

    Chemist

    AgeDec. at 89 (1879-1968)

    BirthplaceFrankfurt, Germany

    Otto Hahn (8 March 1879 – 28 July 1968) was a German chemist and pioneer in the fields of... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto Schmitt is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    Otto Schmitt

    Inventor, Engineer

    AgeDec. at 85 (1913-1998)

    BirthplaceSt. Louis, Missouri

    Otto Herbert Schmitt (April 6, 1913 – January 6, 1998) was an American inventor, engineer, and... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto von Habsburg is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    AgeDec. at 99 (1912-2011)

    BirthplaceReichenau an der Rax, Austria

    Otto von Habsburg (20 November 1912 – 4 July 2011), also known by his traditional royal title... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto Loewi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    Otto Loewi

    Scientist

    AgeDec. at 88 (1873-1961)

    BirthplaceFrankfurt, Germany

    Otto Loewi (3 June 1873 – 25 December 1961) was a German-born pharmacologist and... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto Rank is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    Otto Rank

    Psychoanalyst, Psychologist

    AgeDec. at 55 (1884-1939)

    BirthplaceVienna, Austria

    Otto Rank (; German: [ʀaŋk]; né Rosenfeld; 22 April 1884 – 31 October 1939) was an Austrian... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto Klemperer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    Otto Klemperer

    Conductor, Composer

    AgeDec. at 88 (1885-1973)

    BirthplaceWrocław, Poland

    Otto Nossan Klemperer (14 May 1885 – 6 July 1973) was a Jewish German-born conductor and... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto Strasser is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Otto
    Otto Johann Maximilian Strasser (also German: Straßer, see ß; 10 September 1897 – 27 August... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto Hofmann is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Otto
    Otto Hofmann (16 March 1896 – 31 December 1982) was a German SS functionary during the Nazi... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto Frederick Rohwedder is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    AgeDec. at 80 (1880-1960)

    BirthplaceDes Moines, Iowa

    Otto Frederick Rohwedder (July 7, 1880 – November 8, 1960) was an American inventor and... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto Fritz Meyerhof is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Otto

    Otto Fritz Meyerhof

    Biochemist, Chemist

    AgeDec. at 67 (1884-1951)

    BirthplaceHanover, Germany

    Otto Fritz Meyerhof (April 12, 1884 – October 6, 1951) was a German physician and biochemist... more on Wikipedia
  • Otto Kissenberth is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Otto
    Otto Kissenberth (26 February 1893 – 2 August 1919) was a German flying ace of World War I... more on Wikipedia
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