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Famous People Named Owen 

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Ever wondered how many famous people named Owen there are? This list of celebrities named Owen includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Owens 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 Owen, actors named Owen, and even athletes named Owen. Well-known Owens like Owen Wilson, Owen Hart, and Owen Daniels are just the start of this list.
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Owen Wilson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Age: 50

Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States of America

Owen 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 ...more

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Owen Hart is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Dec. at 34 (1965-1999)
Owen 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 ...more

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Owen Daniels is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Age: 36

Birthplace: Berwyn, Illinois

Owen 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 ...more

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Owen Pallett is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Age: 39

Birthplace: Toronto, Canada

Michael 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. ...more

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Owen Nolan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Age: 47

Birthplace: Belfast, United Kingdom

Owen 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
Owen Hargreaves is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Age: 38

Birthplace: Calgary, Canada

Owen 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 ...more

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Owen Moore is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Dec. at 53 (1886-1939)

Birthplace: County Meath, Republic of Ireland

Owen Moore (12 December 1886 – 9 June 1939) was an Irish-born American actor, appearing in more than 279 movies spanning from 1908 to 1937.
Owen Roe is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Owen Wister is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Dec. at 78 (1860-1938)

Birthplace: Germantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Owen 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 ...more

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Owen Chamberlain is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Dec. at 86 (1920-2006)

Birthplace: California

Owen 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 ...more
Owen Teale is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Age: 54

Birthplace: Swansea, United Kingdom

Owen 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.
Owen Moran is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Dec. at 65 (1884-1949)

Birthplace: Birmingham, United Kingdom

Owen 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 ...more
Owen Dodson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Dec. at 69 (1914-1983)

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Owen 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 ...more
Owen D. Young is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Dec. at 88 (1874-1962)

Birthplace: Stark, New York

Owen 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
Owen Farrell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Age: 27

Birthplace: Higher End

Owen 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 ...more
Owen Willans Richardson ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Dec. at 80 (1879-1959)

Birthplace: Dewsbury, United Kingdom

Sir 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 ...more
Owen Kline is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Age: 27

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Owen Kline is an actor.
Owen Franks is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Owen Franks Age: 31

Birthplace: Motueka, New Zealand

Owen 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 ...more
Owen Flanagan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Age: 70
Owen Flanagan (born 1949) is the James B. Duke Professor of Philosophy and Professor of Neurobiology at Duke University. Flanagan has done work in philosophy of mind, philosophy of psychology, ...more
Owen M. Fiss is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Age: 81
Owen M. Fiss (born 1938) is an American professor who is a Sterling Professor emeritus at Yale Law School.
Owen Schmitt is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Age: 34

Birthplace: Gilman, Wisconsin

Owen Schmitt (born February 13, 1985) is a former American football fullback. He was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the fifth round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He played college football at West ...more
Owen John Thomas is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Age: 80

Birthplace: Cardiff, Wales

Owen John Thomas (born in Cardiff, 1939) is a former Plaid Cymru politician who represented the South Wales Central region in the National Assembly for Wales from 1999 to 2007.
Owen Davies is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Owen Davies Age: 50

Birthplace: United Kingdom

Owen Davies is a reader in Social History at the University of Hertfordshire. His main field of research is on the history of modern and contemporary witchcraft and magic. His interest in the ...more
Owen Spencer-Thomas is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Age: 79

Birthplace: Braughing, United Kingdom

Owen 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
Owen Wells is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Owen
Owen Wells Dec. at 43 (1950-1993)

Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island

Owen 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, ...more