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 on Wikipedia
Birthplace: New York City, New York, USARaymond Albert Romano (born December 21, 1957) is an American stand-up comedian, actor and... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: USA, Newark, New JerseyRaymond Allen Liotta (Italian: [liˈɔtta]; born December 18, 1954) is an American actor, film... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: New Westminster, CanadaRaymond William Stacy Burr (May 21, 1917 – September 12, 1993) was a Canadian American actor,... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Waukegan, Illinois, United States of AmericaRay Douglas Bradbury (; August 22, 1920 – June 5, 2012) was an American author and... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: McComb, Mississippi, United States of AmericaWilliam Raymond Norwood Jr. (born January 17, 1981), known professionally as Ray J, is an... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States of AmericaSugar Ray Robinson (born Walker Smith Jr.; May 3, 1921 – April 12, 1989) was an American... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Bartow, Florida, United States of AmericaRaymond Anthony Lewis Jr. (born May 15, 1975) is a former American football linebacker who... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Chicago, IllinoisRaymond Thornton Chandler (July 23, 1888 – March 26, 1959) was an American-British novelist... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Nashua, New Hampshire, United States of AmericaRaymond Charles Jack "Ray" LaMontagne (; born June 18, 1973) is an American singer-songwriter... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: New Rochelle, New YorkRaymell Mourice Rice (born January 22, 1987) is a former American football running back who... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: United KingdomRaymond Andrew Winstone (; born 19 February 1957) is an English film and television actor. He... more on Wikipedia
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 on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Corpus Christi, Texas, USARaymond Emmett Berry Jr. (born February 27, 1933) is a former American football player and... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Fortis Green, London, United KingdomSir Raymond Douglas Davies, ( DAY-viz; born 21 June 1944) is an English singer, songwriter... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: USA, Elmwood Park, IllinoisRaymond Ernest Nitschke (December 29, 1936 – March 8, 1998) was a professional American... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Rocky Mount, North Carolina, United States of AmericaRay Charles Leonard (born May 17, 1956), best known as "Sugar" Ray Leonard, is an American... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Akron, Ohio, United States of AmericaRaymond Herbert Wise (born August 20, 1947) is an American actor. He is best known for his... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Merced, California, United States of AmericaWalter Ray Allen Jr. (born July 20, 1975) is an American former professional basketball... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Glasgow, ScotlandRaymond Park (born 23 August 1974) is a Scottish actor, author and martial artist. He is best... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of AmericaRaymond Daniel Manzarek Jr. (né Manczarek; February 12, 1939 – May 20, 2013) was an American... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of AmericaRaymond Wallace Bolger (January 10, 1904 – January 15, 1987) was an American film and... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Nœux-les-Mines, FranceRaymond Kopa (French pronunciation: [ʁɛmɔ̃ kɔpa]; birth name Raymond Kopaszewski; 13 October... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Christchurch, New ZealandRay Comfort (born 5 December 1949) is a New Zealand-born Christian minister and evangelist who... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Marion, South CarolinaRaymond Bernard Felton, Jr. (born June 26, 1984) is an American professional basketball player... more on Wikipedia