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List of famous people named Peter & Pete, along with photos. How many celebrities named Peter can you think of? The famous Peters below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Peter, athletes named Peter, and even political figures named Peter. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Pete or Peter? Add them to the list.

When it comes to music, there certainly are a lot of talented Peters. There is Peter Gabriel, the original singer of the rock band Genesis who eventually exploded as a solo artist, Pete Townshend, guitarist of The Who, and Pete Wentz, songwriter and bassist for Fall Out Boy. Some of the most famous athletes of all time are named Pete too, including tennis great Pete Sampras, and MLB legend Pete Rose.


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Peter Gabriel is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Gabriel Film Score Composer, Record producer, Songwriter

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Peter Dinklage is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Dinklage Actor, Voice acting

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Pete Rose is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Pete Rose Baseball player

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Peter O'Toole is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter O'Toole Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting

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Pete Sampras is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Pete Sampras Tennis player, Athlete

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Peter Sellers is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Sellers Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor

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Peter Frampton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Frampton Guitarist, Musician, Singer-songwriter

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Pete Maravich is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Pete Maravich Basketball player

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Peter Jackson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Jackson Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor

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Peter Fonda is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Fonda Actor, Writer, Film Director

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Pete Seeger is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Pete Seeger Activist, Songwriter, Environmentalist

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Pete Townshend is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Pete Townshend Songwriter, Musician, Film Producer

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Peter Wentz is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Wentz Bassist, Businessperson, Guitarist

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Pete Carroll is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Pete Carroll American Football coach, Coach, Athlete

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Peter Schmeichel is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Schmeichel Footballer, Presenter

Famous People Named Dennis 19 Celebrities with Heterochromia Iridis

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Pete Doherty is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Pete Doherty Poet, Guitarist, Songwriter

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Peter Ustinov is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Ustinov Journalist, Diplomat, Film Producer

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Peter the Great is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter the Great Statesman, Politician

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Peter Falk is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Falk Certified Public Accountant, Television producer, Actor

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Peter Lorre is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Lorre Actor

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Peter Cushing is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Peter

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Peter Capaldi is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Capaldi Television director, Screenwriter, Actor

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Peter Stormare is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Stormare Theatre Director, Musician, Film Producer

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Peter Green is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Green Guitarist, Songwriter, Musician

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Peter Criss is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Criss Record producer, Songwriter, Musician

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Peter Sarsgaard is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Peter

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Pete Burns is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Pete Burns Singer-songwriter, Singer

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Peter Tosh is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Tosh Musician, Singer

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Pete Postlethwaite is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Pete Postlethwaite Dubbing, Actor, Teacher

Famous People Named Tyrone Which of These Incredibly Annoying Pet Peeves Is the Worst?

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Peter Forsberg is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Forsberg Ice Hockey Player

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Peter Shilton is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Shilton Manager, Footballer

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Peter Facinelli is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Facinelli Television director, Film Producer, Screenwriter

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Peter Bogdanovich is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Bogdanovich Television director, Film critic, Historian

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Peter Andre is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Andre Businessperson, Singer-songwriter, Singer

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Peter Cook is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Cook Comedian, Screenwriter, Satirist

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Peter Weller is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Weller Television director, Musician, Lecturer

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Peter Graves is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Graves Television director, Actor

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Peter Boyle is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Boyle Actor

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Peter Steele is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Steele Bassist, Songwriter, Musician

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Peter Beardsley is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Beardsley Footballer

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Peter Berg is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Berg Television director, Television producer, Film Producer

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Peter Kay is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Kay Television director, Comedian, Film Producer

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Peter Murphy is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Murphy Film Score Composer, Record producer, Musician

Famous People Named Edith The Best Howard Stern News Pranks Performed by Captain Janks

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Peter Bjorn and John is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Peter

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Peter Krause is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Krause Producer, Actor

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Pete Tong is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Pete Tong Record producer, Disc jockey

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Peter Davison is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Peter

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Peter Cetera is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Cetera Songwriter, Singer

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Peter Weir is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter Weir Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor

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Peter White is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Peter
Peter White Guitarist, Songwriter, Musician