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

There are definitely plenty of athletic Rays to choose from. Ray Lewis is a former linebacker for the Baltimore Ravens. He is the second linebacker to win Super Bowl Most Valuable Player. Ray Allen is a basketball player who is currently a free agent, but is a legend in the NBA.

Ray Charles was a renowned jazz, blues musician who was most famously blind. Some of his hits include "Hit the Road Jack" and "It Should Have Been Me". He was the first african-american person to be granted total artistic control over his music by a record company. There was even a biographical movie about his life where he was played by Jamie Foxx.

Ray Charles is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Charles Ray Charles Robinson, professionally known as Ray Charles, was an American singer, songwriter, musician and composer, who is sometimes referred to as "The Genius". He pioneered the ...more

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Ray Lewis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Lewis Raymond Anthony Lewis, Jr. is a former American football linebacker who played his entire 17-year career for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League. He played college football for ...more

Ray Romano is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Romano Raymond Albert "Ray" Romano is an American actor, stand-up comedian, screenwriter and voice actor, best known for his roles on the sitcom Everybody Loves Raymond, for which he received ...more

Ray Liotta is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Liotta Raymond Allen "Ray" Liotta is an American actor, film producer and voice actor. He is known for his portrayals of Henry Hill in the crime-drama Goodfellas and Shoeless Joe Jackson in ...more

Ray Rice is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Rice Raymell Mourice "Ray" Rice is a professional American football running back who is currently a free agent. He played college football for Rutgers University and was drafted by the ...more

Ray Allen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Allen Walter Ray Allen, Jr. is an American professional basketball player who is currently a free agent. He has previously played for the Milwaukee Bucks, Seattle SuperSonics, Boston Celtics and Miami ...more

Raymond Burr is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Raymond Burr Raymond William Stacey Burr was a Canadian-American actor, primarily known for his title roles in the television dramas Perry Mason and Ironside. He also had prominent involvement in multiple ...more

Ray Nitschke is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Nitschke Raymond Ernest "Ray" Nitschke was a professional American football middle linebacker who spent his entire 15-year National Football League career with the Green Bay Packers.

Ray J is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray J William Ray Norwood, Jr., known by his stage name Ray J, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer and actor. Born in McComb, Mississippi and raised in Carson, California, he is the ...more

Raymond Berry is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Raymond Berry Raymond Emmett Berry is a former football wide receiver. He played for the Baltimore Colts during their two NFL championship wins. He later had a career in coaching, highlighted by his trip to ...more

Ray Winstone is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Winstone Raymond Andrew "Ray" Winstone is an English film and television actor. He is mostly known for his "hard man" roles, beginning with his role as Carlin in the 1979 film Scum ...more

Ray Bradbury is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Bradbury Ray Douglas Bradbury was an American fantasy, science fiction, horror and mystery fiction author. Best known for his dystopian novel Fahrenheit 451 and for the science fiction and horror stories ...more

Raymond Felton is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Raymond Felton Raymond Bernard Felton, Jr. is an American professional basketball point guard who currently plays with the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association. Felton played college ...more

Ray Bourque is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Bourque Ray Bourque is a professional ice hockey player.

Ray Davies is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Davies Raymond Douglas "Ray" Davies CBE is an English musician. He was the lead singer and songwriter for the Kinks, which he led with his younger brother, Dave. He has also acted, directed ...more

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Ray Milland is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Milland Ray Milland was a Welsh actor and director. His screen career ran from 1929 to 1985, and he is best remembered for his Academy Award–winning portrayal of an alcoholic writer in The Lost Weekend, ...more

Ray Stevenson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Stevenson George Raymond "Ray" Stevenson is a British film and television actor. He is known for playing Titus Pullo in the BBC/HBO television series Rome and in film as Dagonet in King Arthur. ...more

Ray Clemence is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Clemence Raymond Neal "Ray" Clemence, MBE is one of English and European football's most decorated goalkeepers and was part of the Liverpool team of the 1970s. He currently acts as Head of the ...more

Raymond Chandler is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Raymond Chandler Raymond Thornton Chandler was an American novelist and screenwriter. In 1932, at age forty-four, Chandler decided to become a detective fiction writer after losing his job as an oil company ...more

Ray Manzarek is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Manzarek Raymond Daniel Manczarek Jr., known as Ray Manzarek, was an American musician, singer, producer, film director, and author, best known as a founding member and keyboardist of The Doors from 1965 ...more

Raymond Kopa is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Raymond Kopa Raymond Kopa is a former French footballer, integral to the French national team of the 1950s. At club level he was part of the legendary Real Madrid team of the 1950s, winning three European ...more

Ray LaMontagne is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray LaMontagne Raymond "Ray" Charles Jack LaMontagne is an American singer-songwriter. LaMontagne has released five studio albums, Trouble, Till the Sun Turns Black, Gossip in the Grain, God Willin' ...more

Ray Whitney is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Whitney Raymond D. Whitney is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey player in the National Hockey League. He was given the nickname The Wizard for his great passing and playmaking. Whitney is ...more

Ray Park is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Park Raymond Michael "Ray" Park is a British actor and martial artist, best known for playing Darth Maul in Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace, Toad in X-Men, Snake Eyes in G.I. Joe: ...more

Ray Comfort is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Comfort Ray Comfort is a New Zealand-born Christian minister and evangelist. Comfort started Living Waters Publications and The Way of the Master in Bellflower, California, and has written a number of

Ray Guy is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Guy William Ray Guy is a retired American football punter for the Oakland/Los Angeles Raiders of the National Football League. Guy was a unanimous All-American selection in 1972 as a senior at the ...more

Ray Kroc is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Kroc Raymond Albert "Ray" Kroc was an American businessman. He joined McDonald's in 1954 or 1955 and built it into the most successful fast food operation in the world. Kroc was included in ...more

Ray Mancini is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Mancini Ray "Boom Boom" Mancini is a retired American boxer. He held the World Boxing Association lightweight championship from 1982 to 1984. Mancini inherited his distinctive nickname from ...more

Ray Stevens is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Stevens Carl Ray Stevens, better known as Ray "The Crippler" Stevens or Ray "Blond Bomber" Stevens, was an American professional wrestler. Stevens was a wrestling superstar since the ...more

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Ray Childress is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Childress Raymond Clay Childress, Jr. is a former American football defensive lineman in the NFL for the Houston Oilers from 1985–1996, earning Pro Bowl honors five times. He shares the NFL record for ...more

Raymond Carver is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Raymond Carver Raymond Clevie Carver, Jr. was an American short story writer and poet. Carver contributed to the revitalization of the American short story in literature during the 1980s.

Ray Emery is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Emery Ray Emery, often nicknamed Razor or Sugar Ray, is a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender currently playing for the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League. He formerly played ...more

Ray Schalk is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Schalk Raymond William Schalk was an American professional baseball player, coach, manager and scout. He played as a catcher in Major League Baseball for the Chicago White Sox for the majority of his ...more

Ray Stevens is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Stevens Harold Ray Ragsdale, known professionally as Ray Stevens, is an American country and pop singer-songwriter and comedian.

Ray Ewry is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Ewry Raymond "Ray" Clarence Ewry was an American track and field athlete who won 8 gold medals at the Olympic Games and 2 gold medals at the Intercalated Games. This puts him among the most ...more

Ray Price is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Price Noble Ray Price was an American country music singer, songwriter, and guitarist. His wide ranging baritone has often been praised as among the best male voices of country music. Some of his ...more

Ray Dalio is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Dalio Ray Dalio is an American businessman and founder of the investment firm Bridgewater Associates. In 2012, Dalio appeared on the annual Time 100 list of the 100 most influential people in the ...more

Raymond Massey is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Raymond Massey Raymond Hart Massey was a Canadian/American actor.

Ray Wilkins is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Wilkins Raymond Colin "Ray" Wilkins MBE is an English football manager, former player, and television pundit. He was a key midfielder for the England national football team during the 1980s, ...more

Ray Parker, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Parker, Jr. Ray Erskine Parker, Jr. is an American guitarist, songwriter, producer and recording artist. Parker is known for writing and performing the theme song to the movie Ghostbusters, for his solo ...more

Ray Mercer is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Mercer Ray Mercer is a former American professional boxer. Mercer is a former WBO heavyweight champion. He boxed for 19 years from 1989 to 2008, and competed in several kickboxing and MMA bouts from ...more

Ray Walston is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Walston Ray Walston was an American actor and comedian, best known as the title character on My Favorite Martian. He had such iconic film, television and stage roles as Luther Billis, Mr. Applegate, ...more

Ray Collins is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Collins Ray Bidwell Collins was an American character actor in stock and Broadway theatre, radio, films and television. With 900 stage roles to his credit, he became one of the most successful actors in ...more

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Raymond Chester is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Raymond Chester Raymond Tucker Chester is a former American Football tight end. After graduating from Douglass High School in Baltimore, Maryland, Chester played college football at the historically Black ...more

Ray Wylie Hubbard is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Wylie Hubbard Ray Wylie Hubbard is a screenwriter.

Ray Brown is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Brown Raymond Matthews Brown was an influential American jazz double bassist and cellist, known for extensive work with Oscar Peterson and Ella Fitzgerald, among many others.

Ray Harryhausen is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Harryhausen Raymond Frederick "Ray" Harryhausen was an American visual effects creator, writer, and producer who created a form of stop-motion model animation known as "Dynamation." His ...more

Ray Buchanan is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Buchanan Raymond Louis Buchanan is a former American football player in the NFL. He was drafted out of Louisville in 1993 by the Indianapolis Colts in the 3rd round, and subsequently played for the ...more

Ray Anderson is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Anderson Ray Anderson is an independent jazz trombone and trumpet player. Anderson is a boisterous trombonist who is masterful at multiphonics. Trained by the Chicago Symphony trombonists, he is regarded ...more

Ray Durham is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Ray Durham Ray Durham is a former Major League Baseball second baseman. A two-time All-Star, Durham in his prime was one of the premier offensive catalysts in all of baseball, providing prototypical ...more