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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
Film Score Composer, Arranger, Jazz Pianist
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

Ray Lewis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Athlete, American football player
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
Comedian, Television producer, Screenwriter
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
Film Producer, Actor, Voice acting
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
American football player
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
Basketball player, Actor
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
Television director, Actor, Teacher
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
American football player
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
Record producer, Songwriter, Rapper
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
Coach, American football player
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
Television producer, Film Producer, Actor
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
Screenwriter, Author, Actor
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
Basketball player
Raymond Bernard Felton, Jr. is an American professional basketball point guard who currently plays with the Oklahoma City Thunder of the National Basketball Association. Felton played college ...more

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

Ray Davies is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Guitarist, Songwriter, Musician
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

Ray Milland is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Ray
Television director, Actor, Film Director
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
Actor
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
Coach
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
Novelist, Screenwriter, Author
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
Film Score Composer, Record producer, Songwriter
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
Soccer Player
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
Songwriter, Musician, Singer-songwriter
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
Ice Hockey Player, Athlete
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
Stunt Performer, Gymnast, Actor
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
Evangelist, Author, Writer
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