How many celebrities named Ray can you think of? The famous Rays and Raymonds below have many different professions, including notable actors named Ray, country singers named Ray, famous athletes named Raymond, and even musicians named Ray.
Ray Charles is certainly one of the most famous Rays on this list. One of the famous singer-songwriters named Ray, he pioneered the genre of soul music. “Hit the Road Jack,” “I Got a Woman,” and “Georgia On My Mind” are among his most popular songs.
Another of the famous people with the first name Ray is Ray Romano. He is a comedian who starred in the hit sitcom Everybody Loves Raymond. Also known for his dramatic work, he has appeared in such films as The Irishman and The Big Sick.
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Birthplace: Georgia, USA, AlbanyRay Charles Robinson (September 23, 1930 – June 10, 2004), professionally known as simply Ray... more
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of AmericaRaymond Albert Romano (born December 21, 1957) is an American stand-up comedian, actor and... more
Birthplace: USA, Newark, New JerseyRaymond Allen Liotta (Italian: [liˈɔtta]; born December 18, 1954) is an American actor, film... more
Birthplace: New Westminster, CanadaRaymond William Stacy Burr (May 21, 1917 – September 12, 1993) was a Canadian American actor,... more
Birthplace: McComb, Mississippi, United States of AmericaWilliam Raymond Norwood Jr. (born January 17, 1981), known professionally as Ray J, is an... more
Birthplace: Waukegan, Illinois, United States of AmericaRay Douglas Bradbury (; August 22, 1920 – June 5, 2012) was an American author and... more
Birthplace: Chicago, IllinoisRaymond Thornton Chandler (July 23, 1888 – March 26, 1959) was an American-British novelist... more
Birthplace: United KingdomRaymond Andrew Winstone (; born 19 February 1957) is an English film and television actor. He... more
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States of AmericaSugar Ray Robinson (born Walker Smith Jr.; May 3, 1921 – April 12, 1989) was an American... more
Birthplace: Bartow, Florida, United States of AmericaRaymond Anthony Lewis Jr. (born May 15, 1975) is a former American football linebacker who... more
Birthplace: Nashua, New Hampshire, United States of AmericaRaymond Charles Jack "Ray" LaMontagne (; born June 18, 1973) is an American singer-songwriter... more
Birthplace: Eurasia, London Borough of Barnet, United Kingdom, London, EnglandSir Raymond Douglas Davies, ( DAY-viz; born 21 June 1944) is an English singer, songwriter... more
Birthplace: New Rochelle, New YorkRaymell Mourice Rice (born January 22, 1987) is a former American football running back who... more
Birthplace: Rocky Mount, North Carolina, USARay Charles Leonard (born May 17, 1956), best known as "Sugar" Ray Leonard, is an American... more
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of AmericaRaymond Cruz (born July 9, 1961) is an American actor, best known for his starring role as... more
Birthplace: Corpus Christi, Texas, United States of AmericaRaymond Emmett Berry Jr. (born February 27, 1933) is a former American football player and... more
Birthplace: Elmwood Park, Illinois, United States of AmericaRaymond Ernest Nitschke (December 29, 1936 – March 8, 1998) was a professional American... more
Birthplace: Akron, Ohio, United States of AmericaRaymond Herbert Wise (born August 20, 1947) is an American actor. He is best known for his... more
Birthplace: Nœux-les-Mines, FranceRaymond Kopa (French pronunciation: [ʁɛmɔ̃ kɔpa]; birth name Raymond Kopaszewski; 13 October... more
Birthplace: Merced, California, United States of AmericaWalter Ray Allen Jr. (born July 20, 1975) is an American former professional basketball... more
Birthplace: Neath, United KingdomRay Milland (born Alfred Reginald Jones, 3 January 1907 – 10 March 1986) was a Welsh-American... more
Birthplace: Glasgow, ScotlandRaymond Park (born 23 August 1974) is a Scottish actor, author and martial artist. He is best... more
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of AmericaRaymond Daniel Manzarek Jr. (né Manczarek; February 12, 1939 – May 20, 2013) was an American... more
Birthplace: Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of AmericaRaymond Wallace Bolger (January 10, 1904 – January 15, 1987) was an American film and... more
Birthplace: Christchurch, New ZealandRay Comfort (born 5 December 1949) is a New Zealand-born Christian minister and evangelist who... more