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If your name is Ralph, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Ralph, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Ralph can you think of? The famous Ralphs below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Ralph, athletes named Ralph, and even political figures named Ralph. The music industry is no stranger to the name Ralph, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.

Which famous people named Ralph are worth mentioning? This list includes Ralph Fiennes, Ralph Lauren, Ralph Waldo Emerson and Ralph Kiner. To read more about these notable people named Ralph, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.

Ralph Fiennes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Fiennes Ralph Nathaniel Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes, is an English actor. A noted Shakespeare interpreter, he first achieved success onstage at the Royal National Theatre. Fiennes' portrayal of Nazi war ...more

Ralph Lauren is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Lauren Ralph Lauren, pronounced Loor-en is an American fashion designer, philanthropist, and business executive, best known for the Ralph Lauren Corporation clothing company, a global ...more

Ralph Waldo Emerson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Waldo Emerson Ralph Waldo Emerson was an American essayist, lecturer, and poet, who led the Transcendentalist movement of the mid-19th century. He was seen as a champion of individualism and a prescient ...more

Ralph Kiner is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Kiner Ralph McPherran Kiner was an American Major League Baseball player. An outfielder, Kiner played for the Pittsburgh Pirates, Chicago Cubs, and Cleveland Indians from 1946 through 1955. He also ...more

Ralph Macchio is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Macchio Ralph George Macchio, Jr. is an American actor, best known for his roles as Daniel LaRusso in the Karate Kid series, Eugene Martone in Crossroads, Billy Gambini in My Cousin Vinny, and Johnny ...more

Ralph Nader is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Nader Ralph Nader is an American political activist of Lebanese origin, as well as an author, lecturer, and attorney. Areas of particular concern to Nader include consumer protection, humanitarianism, ...more

Ralph Sampson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Sampson Ralph Lee Sampson, Jr. is a retired American basketball player. A 7-foot-4 phenom, three-time College Player of the Year, and No. 1 pick in the 1983 NBA draft, Sampson brought heavy expectations ...more

Ralph Stanley is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Stanley Ralph Edmund Stanley, also known as Dr. Ralph Stanley, is an American bluegrass artist, known for his distinctive singing and banjo playing.

Ralph Bellamy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Bellamy Ralph Bellamy was an American actor whose career spanned 62 years on stage, screen and television. During his career, he played leading roles as well as supporting roles, garnering acclaim and

Ralph Vaughan Williams is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Vaughan Williams Ralph Vaughan Williams OM was an English composer of symphonies, chamber music, opera, choral music, and film scores. He was also a collector of English folk music and song; this collecting ...more

Ralph Richardson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Richardson Sir Ralph David Richardson was an English actor who, along with his contemporaries John Gielgud and Laurence Olivier, dominated the British stage of the mid-20th century. He worked in films ...more

Ralph Ellison is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Ellison Ralph Waldo Ellison was an American novelist, literary critic, scholar and writer. He was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Ellison is best known for his novel Invisible Man, which won the ...more

Ralph Wilson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Wilson Ralph Cookerly Wilson, Jr. was the founder and owner of the Buffalo Bills, a team in America's National Football League. He was one of the founding owners of the American Football League, the ...more

Ralph Bunche is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Bunche Ralph Johnson Bunche was an American political scientist, academic, and diplomat who received the 1950 Nobel Peace Prize for his late 1940s mediation in Israel. He was the first African American ...more

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Ralph Waite is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Waite Ralph Waite was an American actor, voice artist, and political activist, best known for his role as John Walton, Sr. on The Waltons, which he occasionally directed. In addition, Waite appeared ...more

Ralph Branca is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Branca Ralph Theodore Joseph Branca is a retired starting pitcher in Major League Baseball. From 1944 through 1956, Branca played for the Brooklyn Dodgers, Detroit Tigers, and New York Yankees. He ...more

Ralph Bakshi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Bakshi Ralph Bakshi is an American director of animated and live-action films. In the 1970s, he established an alternative to mainstream animation through independent and adult-oriented productions. ...more

Ralph Backstrom is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Backstrom Ralph Gerald Backstrom is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey centre.

Ralph Towner is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Towner Ralph Towner is an American multi-instrumentalist, composer, arranger and bandleader. He plays the twelve-string guitar, classical guitar, piano, synthesizer, percussion and trumpet.

Ralph Wilson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Wilson Ralph Charles Wilson was an American gymnast who competed in the 1904 Summer Olympics. In 1904 he won the bronze medal in the club swinging event.

Ralph Guglielmi is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Guglielmi Ralph Vincent Guglielmi is a former American football quarterback in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins, St. Louis Cardinals, New York Giants and the Philadelphia Eagles. ...more

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Ralph Metcalfe is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Metcalfe Ralph Harold Metcalfe, Sr. was an American track and field sprinter and politician. He jointly held the world record in the 100-meter dash and placed second in that event in two Olympics, the ...more

Ralph Houk is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Houk Ralph Houk is an actor.

Ralph Cirella is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Ralph

Ralph Brown is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Brown Ralph William John Brown is an English actor and writer, known for playing Danny the drug dealer in Withnail and I, the security guard Aaron in Alien 3, DJ Bob Silver in The Boat That ...more

Ralph Molina is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Molina Ralph Molina is an American musician, best known as the drummer for Neil Young's backing band Crazy Horse. Born in Puerto Rico, Molina has been a member of Crazy Horse since they were formed in ...more

Ralph Neely is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Neely Ralph Eugene Neely is a former American football offensive tackle who played 13 seasons and 172 games for the Dallas Cowboys from 1965 to 1977.

Ralph Brown is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Brown Ralph Davis Brown II is a former American college and professional football player who was a cornerback in the National Football League for ten seasons. He played college football for the ...more

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Ralph Morgan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Morgan Raphael Kuhner Wuppermann billed as Ralph Morgan was a Hollywood stage and film character actor, and the older brother of Frank Morgan.

Ralph Roe is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Ralph

Ralph Hartley is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Hartley Ralph Vinton Lyon Hartley was an electronics researcher. He invented the Hartley oscillator and the Hartley transform, and contributed to the foundations of information theory.

Ralph Adams Cram is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Adams Cram Ralph Adams Cram was a prolific and influential American architect of collegiate and ecclesiastical buildings, often in the Gothic Revival style. Cram & Ferguson and Cram, Goodhue & ...more

Ralph Kirkpatrick is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Kirkpatrick Ralph Kirkpatrick was an American musician, musicologist and harpsichordist. He is most famous for his chronological catalog of Domenico Scarlatti's keyboard sonatas.

Ralph Meeker is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Meeker Ralph Meeker was an American film, stage and television actor best known for starring in the 1953 Broadway production of Picnic, and in the 1955 film noir cult classic Kiss Me Deadly.

Ralph Chubb is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Chubb Ralph Nicholas Chubb was an English poet, printer, and artist. Heavily influenced by Whitman, Blake, and the Romantics, his work was the creation of a highly intricate personal mythology, one ...more

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Ralph Hall is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Hall Ralph Moody Hall was a United States Representative from Texas's 4th congressional district. He was first elected in 1980, and was the chairman of the House Committee on Science, Space and ...more

Ralph Santolla is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Santolla Ralph Santolla is an Italian-American metal guitarist. He has played in many bands in the past, most recently Deicide, but also including Eyewitness, Death, Millenium, Iced Earth, and the ...more

Ralph McTell is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph McTell Ralph McTell is an English singer-songwriter and acoustic guitar player who has been an influential figure on the UK folk music scene since the 1960s. McTell is best known for his song ...more

Ralph Foody is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Foody Ralph Wesley Foody was a character actor. He has several screen credits from the 1980s, but is probably best known for his bit part in Home Alone and its sequel as stereotypical 1930s mobster ...more

Ralph Ginzburg is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Ginzburg Ralph Ginzburg was an American author, editor, publisher and photo-journalist. He was best known for publishing books and magazines on erotica and art and for his conviction in 1963 for ...more

Ralph Garr is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Garr Ralph Allen Garr is a former Major League Baseball outfielder. Garr was a free swinger with remarkable talent for hitting to all fields, a very valuable skill because fielders could never ...more

Ralph Erickson is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Erickson Ralph Leif Erickson was a relief pitcher who played from 1929 through 1930 in Major League Baseball. Listed at 6 ft 1 in, 175 lb, Erickson batted and threw left-handed. A native of Dubois, ...more

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Ralph Teetor is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Teetor Ralph Teetor was a prolific inventor who invented cruise control. He was the longtime president of the automotive parts manufacturer The Perfect Circle Co. in Hagerstown, Indiana, a manufacturer ...more

Ralph H. Baer is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph H. Baer Ralph Henry Baer was a German-born American video game developer, inventor, and engineer, and was known as "The Father of Video Games" due to his many contributions to games and the ...more

Ralph Drollinger is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Drollinger Ralph Kim Drollinger is an American clergyman and retired professional basketball player.

Ralph Garman is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Garman Ralph Garman is an American actor, comedian, and radio host best known as the host of The Joe Schmo Show, for his voice work in Family Guy, and as the entertainment reporter and impressionist ...more

Ralph E. Chambers is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph E. Chambers Ralph E. Chambers was an engineer, inventor and builder of amusement rides in Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania between 1933 and 1962. As the R. E. Chambers Company, which he formed from the remains of ...more

Ralph Baker is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Baker Ralph Robert Baker is a former professional American football player. Baker was drafted in both the 1964 AFL and NFL drafts—the Pittsburgh Steelers selected him with their 3rd-round pick, while ...more

Ralph Steadman is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Steadman Ralph Steadman is a British cartoonist best known for his work with American author Hunter S. Thompson.

Ralph Graves is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Ralph
Ralph Graves Ralph Augustus Graves was an American reporter, editor, and writer. He authored several novels and has edited and contributed to famous periodicals such as Life magazine.