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Ever wondered how many famous people named Percy there are? This list of celebrities named Percy includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Percys 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 Percy, actors named Percy, and even athletes named Percy. Well-known Percys like Percy Harvin, Percy Bysshe Shelley, and Percy Sledge are just the start of this list.

Percy Harvin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Harvin American football player William Percival Harvin III is an American football wide receiver for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Minnesota Vikings in the first round of the 2009 ...more

Percy Bysshe Shelley is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Bysshe Shelley Activist, Poet, Author Percy Bysshe Shelley was one of the major English Romantic poets, and is regarded by some critics as amongst the finest lyric poets in the English language. A radical in his poetry as well as ...more

Percy Sledge is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Sledge Musician, Singer Percy Tyrone Sledge was an American Blues and Soul singer. He is best known for the song "When a Man Loves a Woman", a No. 1 pop and soul hit in 1966. It was awarded a million-selling, ...more

Percy Grainger is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Grainger Pianist, Composer Percy Aldridge Grainger was an Australian-born composer, arranger and pianist. In the course of a long and innovative career he played a prominent role in the revival of interest in British folk ...more

Percy Spencer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Spencer Inventor, Engineer Percy Lebaron Spencer was an American engineer and inventor. He became known as the inventor of the microwave oven.

Percy Snow is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Snow American football player Percy Lee Snow is a retired American football linebacker who played at Michigan State University and was a first-round draft pick of the Kansas City Chiefs. Snow made the College Football ...more

Percy Lavon Julian is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Lavon Julian Chemist, Professor, Scientist Percy Lavon Julian was an American research chemist and a pioneer in the chemical synthesis of medicinal drugs from plants. He was the first to synthesize the natural product physostigmine, and ...more

Percy Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Montgomery Coach Percival Colin "Percy" Montgomery is a retired South African rugby union player. When he ended his international career in August 2008, he held the all-time records for both caps and ...more

Percy Faith is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Faith Film Score Composer, Bandleader, Composer Percy Faith was a film score composer.

Percy Jocelyn is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Jocelyn Percy Jocelyn was Anglican Bishop of Clogher in the Church of Ireland from 1820 to 1822. He was forced from his position due to claims of homosexual practices, which were outlawed under the ...more

Percy Fawcett is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Fawcett Lt. Colonel Percival Harrison Fawcett was a British artillery officer, archaeologist and South American explorer. Along with his eldest son, Fawcett disappeared under unknown circumstances in ...more

Percy Avery Rockefeller is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Avery Rockefeller Percy Avery Rockefeller was a board director who founded and was vice president of Owenoke Corporation. Percy was the youngest son of William Avery Rockefeller Jr. and Almira Geraldine Goodsell. ...more

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Percy Jack Clayson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Jack Clayson Percy Jack Clayson MC, DFC was a British flying ace in the First World War credited with 29 victories.

Percy Williams Bridgman is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Williams Bridgman Physicist, Scientist Percy Williams Bridgman was an American physicist who won the 1946 Nobel Prize in Physics for his work on the physics of high pressures. He also wrote extensively on the scientific method and on ...more

Percy Adlon is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Adlon Television director, Film Producer, Screenwriter Percy Adlon is a German film and television director, screenwriter, and producer. He is best known for his film Bagdad Café aka Out of Rosenheim.

Percy Herbert is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Herbert Soldier, Actor Percy Herbert was an English character actor who worked predominantly during the 1950s, '60s and '70s, becoming one of the most recognisable faces in post-war British cinema. He served in the ...more

Percy W. Griffiths is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy W. Griffiths Sailor Percy Wilfred "Red" Griffiths was a Republican politician, coach and athlete.

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Percy Saint is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Saint Lawyer Percy D. Saint was an lawyer and politician who served as the Louisiana attorney general from 1924 until 1932. He was an intraparty Democratic critic of Governor and U.S. Senator Huey Pierce

Percy Bush is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Bush Percy Frank Bush was a Welsh rugby union player who played international rugby for Wales on eight occasions. Playing at fly-half, Bush is regarded as one of the most talented Welsh players of ...more

Percy Dearmer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Dearmer Percival "Percy" Dearmer was an English priest and liturgist best known as the author of The Parson's Handbook, a liturgical manual for Anglican clergy. A lifelong socialist, he was an ...more

Percy Kilbride is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Kilbride Actor Percy William Kilbride was an American character actor. He made a career of playing country hicks, most memorably as Pa Kettle in the Ma and Pa Kettle series of feature films.

Percy Jones is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Jones Professional Boxer Rhondda's Percy Jones became the first Welshman to win a world boxing title when he took the World Flyweight Championship from Bill Ladbury in 1914. Appropriately born on Boxing Day, the ...more

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Percy Spender is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Spender Judge, Politician, Diplomat Sir Percy Claude Spender, KCVO, KBE, QC, was an Australian politician, diplomat and jurist.

Percy French is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy French Percy French was one of Ireland's foremost songwriters and entertainers in his day. In more recent times, he has become recognised for his watercolour paintings as well.

Percy Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Rodriguez Actor, Voice acting Percy Rodriguez was a Canadian actor who appeared in many television shows and films from the 1950s to the 1980s. Born in the Saint-Henri neighborhood in Montreal, his birth surname was ...more

Percy Kahn is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Kahn Pianist Percival Benedict Kahn was an English composer and pianist. His most noted composition was the song Ave Maria with accompaniment by piano, and violin obbligato. Kahn was born in London in 1880. ...more

Percy Jackson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Jackson Percival Steele Jackson was a professional ice hockey player who played seven games in the National Hockey League. Born in Canmore, Alberta, he played with the New York Americans, New York ...more

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Percy Helton is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Helton Actor Percy Helton was an American film and television actor.

Percy Crosby is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Crosby Cartoonist Percy Leo Crosby was an American author, illustrator and cartoonist best known for his popular comic strip Skippy. Adapted into movies, a novel and a radio show, Crosby's creation was ...more

Percy Bassett is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Bassett Percy Bassett was a featherweight professional boxer from Pennsylvania.

Percy Heath is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Heath Bassist, Musician Percy Heath was an American jazz bassist, brother to tenor saxophonist Jimmy Heath and drummer Albert Heath, with whom he formed the Heath Brothers in 1975. Heath played with the Modern Jazz ...more

Percy Hamilton Stewart is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Hamilton Stewart Percy Hamilton Stewart was a Democratic Party politician who represented New Jersey's 5th congressional district in the United States House of Representatives from 1931-1933.

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Percy Humphrey is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Humphrey Percy Gaston Humphrey was a jazz trumpet player and bandleader in New Orleans, Louisiana. In addition to his own jazz band, Percy Humphrey and His Crescent City Joymakers, for more than thirty ...more

Percy Marmont is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Marmont Actor Percy Marmont was an English film actor. He appeared in more than 80 films between 1916 and 1968. A veteran film actor by 1923, he scored a big hit that year in If Winter Comes, later remade by ...more

Percy Sutton is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Sutton Politician, Entrepreneur, Lawyer Percy Ellis Sutton was a prominent black American political and business leader. A civil-rights activist and lawyer, he was also a Freedom Rider and the legal representative for Malcolm X. He ...more

Percy Hethrington Fitzgerald is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Hethrington Fitzgerald Percy Hetherington Fitzgerald was an Anglo-Irish author and critic, painter and sculptor. He was born in Ireland at Fane Valley, County Louth, educated at Stonyhurst College, Lancashire, and at ...more

Percy Edwards is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Edwards Actor, Ornithologist, Entertainer Percy Edwards MBE, was an English animal impersonator, ornithologist, and entertainer.

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Percy Brandt is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Brandt Actor Percy Brandt was a Swedish film and television actor. Brandt was born in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan. His father, Erik Brandt, was a Swede of German and Dutch ancestry, and his mother, Aminah ...more

Percy Williams is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Williams Percy A. Williams, OC was a Canadian athlete, winner of the 100 m and 200 m races at the 1928 Summer Olympics and a former world record holder for the 100 metres sprint.

Percy Walsh is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Walsh Actor Percy Walsh was a British stage and film actor. His stage work included appearing in the London premieres of R.C.Sherriff's Journey's End and Agatha Christie's And Then There Were None and ...more

Percy Storkey is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Storkey Judge, Soldier Percy Valentine Storkey VC was a New Zealand-born Australian recipient of the Victoria Cross, the highest and most prestigious award for gallantry in the face of the enemy that can be awarded to ...more

Percy Parsons is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Parsons Actor Percy Parsons was an American-born actor and singer who worked largely in the British film industry.

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Percy Alexander MacMahon is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Alexander MacMahon Mathematician Percy Alexander MacMahon was a mathematician, especially noted in connection with the partitions of numbers and enumerative combinatorics.

Percy Thrower is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Thrower Gardener, Presenter Percy John Thrower MBE was a British gardener, horticulturist, broadcaster and writer born at Horwood House in the village of Little Horwood in Buckinghamshire. He became nationally known ...more

Percy Lucas is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Lucas Journalist, Golfer Percy Belgrave "Laddie" Lucas, CBE, DSO and Bar, DFC, was a Royal Air Force Officer, left-handed golfer, author and Member of Parliament.

Percy Chapman Black is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Chapman Black Businessperson, Farmer Percy Chapman Black was a Canadian politician, businessman and farmer. Black served in both the Canadian House of Commons and the Nova Scotia House of Assembly. Black was the son of J. Hiram ...more

Percy Mayfield is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Mayfield Songwriter, Singer-songwriter Percy Mayfield was an American songwriter famous for the songs "Hit the Road Jack" and "Please Send Me Someone to Love", as well as a successful rhythm and blues artist known ...more

Percy Daggs III is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Daggs III Actor Percy Daggs III is an American actor best known for his role as Wallace Fennel in the Rob Thomas television series Veronica Mars. He is also known for starring in television commercials for Hot ...more

Percy Qoboza is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Qoboza Editor, Writer Percy Peter Tshidiso Qoboza was an influential black South African journalist, author, and outspoken critic of the apartheid government in South Africa during the early periods of world ...more

Percy Fender is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Percy
Percy Fender Cricketer Percy George Herbert Fender was an English cricketer who played 13 Tests and was captain of Surrey between 1921 and 1931. An all-rounder, he was a middle-order batsman who bowled mainly leg ...more