How many celebrities named Owen can you think of? The famous Owens below have many different professions, including notable actors named Owen, famous athletes named Owen, and even musicians named Owen. This list features Hollywood stars named Owen as well as famous Owens in history.
Owen Wilson is certainly one of the most famous Owens on this list. One of the famous actors named Owen, he made his film debut in 1996's Bottle Rocket which was directed by his frequent collaborator Wes Anderson. Midnight in Paris, The Royal Tenenbaums, and Wedding Crashers are among his other notable roles.
Another of the famous people with the first name Owen is Owen Hart. He was a professional wrestler and WWF King of the Ring. He died in 1999 following a tragic accident during the WWF Over the Edge event.
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Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States of AmericaOwen Cunningham Wilson (born November 18, 1968) is an American actor and screenwriter. He has had a long association with filmmaker Wes Anderson, with whom he shared writing and acting credits for... more
Birthplace: County Meath, Republic of IrelandOwen Moore (12 December 1886 – 9 June 1939) was an Irish-born American actor, appearing in more than 279 movies spanning from 1908 to 1937.... more
Birthplace: Swansea, United KingdomOwen Teale (born 20 May 1961) is a Welsh actor known for his role as Ser Alliser Thorne in the HBO fantasy TV series Game of Thrones.... more
Birthplace: Germantown, Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaOwen Wister (July 14, 1860 – July 21, 1938) was an American writer and historian, considered the "father" of western fiction. He is best remembered for writing The Virginian and a biography of... more
- Owen Paterson is an Australian production designer, who was chiefly responsible for the design and look of The Matrix series of movies. He grew up in Western Australia, and now resides in Sydney with... more
Birthplace: Belfast, United KingdomOwen Liam Nolan (born 12 February 1972) is an Irish-Canadian former professional ice hockey player born in Northern Ireland. During his 18-year NHL career, he played for the Quebec Nordiques,... more
Birthplace: Kingston, JamaicaOwen Gray, also known as Owen Grey (born 5 July 1939, Jamaica), is one of Jamaica's 'Foundation' singers whose work spans the R&B, ska, rocksteady, and reggae eras of Jamaican music, and he has been... more
Birthplace: Birmingham, United KingdomOwen Moran (born 4 October 1884 in Birmingham, England – died 17 March 1949) was an English boxer. Known as "The Fearless", Moran is recognized by some historians as a former world bantamweight... more
Birthplace: Stark, New YorkOwen D. Young (October 27, 1874 – July 11, 1962) was an American industrialist, businessman, lawyer and diplomat at the Second Reparations Conference (SRC) in 1929, as a member of the German... more
Birthplace: Providence, Rhode IslandOwen Wells (December 9, 1950–April 27, 1993) was an American basketball player. A 6'7" forward, he attended the University of Detroit Mercy and went to English High School in Boston, Massachusetts.... more
Birthplace: Braughing, United KingdomOwen Robert Spencer-Thomas MBE (born 3 March 1940) is a television and radio news journalist, philanthropist and campaigner for autism and other disabilities. Spencer-Thomas is also an ordained ... more
- 12Owen James Hart (May 7, 1965 – May 23, 1999) was a Canadian–American professional and amateur wrestler who worked for several promotions including Stampede Wrestling, New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW),... more
Birthplace: Calgary, CanadaOwen Lee Hargreaves (born 20 January 1981) is a former footballer and current television pundit for BT Sport. Hargreaves was known as a hard-working and "solid defensive midfielder who worked... more
Birthplace: New York City, USA, New YorkOwen Roizman, ASC (born September 22, 1936) is an American cinematographer. He has received five Academy Award nominations for Best Cinematography, for the films The French Connection (1971), The... more
Birthplace: Berwyn, IllinoisOwen Daniels (born November 9, 1982) is a former American football tight end. He played college football for the University of Wisconsin, and was drafted by the Houston Texans in the fourth round of... more
Birthplace: CaliforniaOwen Chamberlain (July 10, 1920 – February 28, 2006) was an American physicist, and Nobel laureate in physics for his discovery, with collaborator Emilio Segrè, of the antiproton, a sub-atomic... more
Birthplace: Washington, IowaOwen Jay Gingerich (; born 1930) is professor emeritus of astronomy and of the history of science at Harvard University and a senior astronomer emeritus at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory.... more
Birthplace: Higher EndOwen Andrew Farrell (born 24 September 1991) is an English professional rugby union player, currently playing for Premiership Rugby side Saracens. Farrell has played international rugby for England... more
Birthplace: Dewsbury, United KingdomSir Owen Willans Richardson, FRS (26 April 1879 – 15 February 1959) was a British physicist who won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1928 for his work on thermionic emission, which led to Richardson's... more
Birthplace: New York City, New YorkOwen Vincent Dodson (November 28, 1914 – June 21, 1983) was an American poet, novelist, and playwright. He was one of the leading African-American poets of his time, associated with the generation of... more
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of AmericaOwen Kline is an actor.... more
Birthplace: Toronto, CanadaMichael James Owen Pallett (born September 7, 1979) is a Canadian composer, violinist, keyboardist, and vocalist, who performs solo as Owen Pallett or, before 2010, under the name Final Fantasy. As... more
Birthplace: Hanover, GermanyOwen 'Alik Shahadah is a director, writer, and Pan-Africanist scholar. He specializes in African culture, African slavery, and the Arab slave trade. He is best known for works that deal with African... more
Birthplace: Motueka, New ZealandOwen Thomas Franks (born 23 December 1987) is a New Zealand rugby player who currently plays for Northampton Saints in the English Gallagher Premiership competition.Franks has previously represented... more
Birthplace: Oswego, New York, United States of AmericaOwen Benjamin (born May 24, 1980) is an American comedian, actor, and alt-right political commentator. He has been criticized for making intentionally offensive statements and expressing antisemitic... more