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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
American football player
Otto Everett Graham, Jr. was an American football quarterback who played for the Cleveland Browns in the All-America Football Conference and National Football League. Graham is regarded by ...more

Otto von Bismarck is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Otto Eduard Leopold, Prince of Bismarck, Duke of Lauenburg, known as Otto von Bismarck, was a conservative Prussian statesman who dominated German and European affairs from the 1860s until 1890. ...more

Otto Knows is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Record producer, Disc jockey, Remixer
Otto Jettman, better known by his stage name Otto Knows, is a Swedish DJ and music producer who has had a number of hits in Sweden, Belgium and the Netherlands and has collaborated with artists ...more

Otto Preminger is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Theatre Director, Film Producer, Actor
Otto Ludwig Preminger was an Austrian American theatre and film director. He is known for directing over 35 feature films in a five-decade career after leaving the theatre. He first gained ...more

Otto Lilienthal is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Otto Lilienthal was a German pioneer of aviation who became known as the Glider King. He was the first person to make well-documented, repeated, successful gliding flights. Newspapers and ...more

Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Holy Roman Emperor, Military Officer
Otto I, also known as Otto the Great, was German king from 936 and emperor of the Holy Roman Empire from 962 until his death in 973. The oldest son of Henry I the Fowler and Matilda, Otto was ...more

Otto Porter Jr. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Basketball player
Otto Porter, Jr. is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for the ...more

Otto Waalkes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Television director, Comedian, Musician
Otto Gerhard Waalkes is a German comedian and actor. He became famous in the 1970s and 1980s in Germany with his shows, books and movies. His perhaps most famous trademark are the 'Ottifanten', ...more

Otto Kruger is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Otto Kruger was an American actor who began his career in 1900. His career was most prolific during the 1930s and 1940s. He was of German descent.

Otto Peltzer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Otto Paul Eberhard Peltzer was a German middle distance runner who set world records in the 1920s. Over the 800 m Peltzer improved Ted Meredith's long-standing record by 0.3 seconds to 1:51.6 ...more

Otto Weininger is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Writer, Philosopher
Otto Weininger was an Austrian philosopher. In 1903, he published the book Geschlecht und Charakter, which gained popularity after his suicide at the age of 23. Today, Weininger is viewed as ...more

Otto Wagner is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Otto Koloman Wagner was an Austrian architect and urban planner, known for his lasting impact on the appearance of his home town Vienna, to which he contributed many landmarks.

Otto Kretschmer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Flotilla Admiral Otto Kretschmer was the most successful German U-boat commander in the Second World War and later an admiral in the Bundesmarine. From September 1939 until being captured in ...more

Otto Schmidt is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Mathematician, Scientist
Otto Yulyevich Schmidt was a Soviet scientist, mathematician, astronomer, geophysicist, statesman, academician, Hero of the USSR, and member of the Communist Party.

Otto Hahn is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Otto Hahn, OBE, ForMemRS was a German chemist and pioneer in the fields of radioactivity and radiochemistry who won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1944 for the discovery of nuclear fission. He ...more

Otto Schmitt is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Inventor, Engineer
Otto Herbert Schmitt was an American inventor, engineer, and biophysicist known for his scientific contributions to biophysics and for establishing the field of biomedical engineering. Schmitt ...more

Otto von Habsburg is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Otto von Habsburg, also known by his royal name as Archduke Otto of Austria, was the last Crown Prince of Austria-Hungary from 1916 until the dissolution of the empire in 1918, a realm which ...more

Otto Loewi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Otto Loewi was a German-born pharmacologist and psychobiologist whose discovery of acetylcholine helped enhance medical therapy. The discovery earned for him the Nobel Prize in Physiology or ...more

Otto Rank is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Psychoanalyst, Psychologist
Otto Rank was an Austrian psychoanalyst, writer, and teacher. Born in Vienna as Otto Rosenfeld, he was one of Sigmund Freud's closest colleagues for 20 years, a prolific writer on psychoanalytic ...more

Otto Klemperer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Conductor, Composer
Otto Klemperer was a German conductor and composer. He is widely regarded as one of the leading conductors of the 20th century.

Otto Strasser is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Otto Johann Maximilian Strasser was a German politician and member of the Nazi Party. Otto Strasser, together with his brother Gregor Strasser, was a leading member of the party's left-wing ...more

Otto Hofmann is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Otto Hofmann was an Austrian SS-Obergruppenführer and director of Nazi Germany's "Race and Settlement Main Office". Although Hofmann was sentenced to 25 years in prison for war ...more

Otto Frederick Rohwedder is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Otto Frederick Rohwedder was an American inventor and engineer who created the first automatic bread-slicing machine for commercial use. It was first used by the Chillicothe Baking Company in ...more

Otto Fritz Meyerhof is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Biochemist, Chemist, Scientist
Otto Fritz Meyerhof ForMemRS was a German physician and biochemist.

Otto Kissenberth is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Otto
Otto Kissenberth was a German flying ace of World War I credited with 20 aerial victories. He was a prewar mechanical engineer who joined the German air service in 1914. After being trained and ...more