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Ever thought about how many famous people named Red are out there? This list of celebrities named Red will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Reds below include actors named Red and athletes named Red, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Red who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Reds below include Red Hot Chili Peppers, Red Grange, and Red Buttons.
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Red Grange is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Red
Dec. at 88 (1903-1991) Harold Edward "Red" Grange, nicknamed "The Galloping Ghost", was a college and professional American football halfback for the University of Illinois, the Chicago Bears, and ...more

Red Buttons is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Red
Died at 87 (1919-2006) Red Buttons was an American comedian and Academy Award winning actor.

Red is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Red
Red is an American rock band from Nashville, Tennessee, formed in 2004. The band's lineup consists of singer Michael Barnes, guitarist Anthony Armstrong, and bassist Randy Armstrong. They are ...more

Red Kelly is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Red
age 91 Leonard Patrick "Red" Kelly, CM is a retired Canadian ice hockey player in the NHL. He played on more Stanley Cup winning teams than any player who never played for the Montreal ...more

Red Skelton is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Red
Dec. at 84 (1913-1997) Richard Bernard "Red" Skelton was an American entertainer best known for his national radio and television acts between 1937 and 1971 and as host of the television program The Red ...more

Red Schoendienst is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Red
age 96 Albert Fred "Red" Schoendienst is an American Major League Baseball coach, and former player and manager. An outstanding second baseman, he played for 19 years with the St. Louis ...more

Red Auerbach is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Red
Dec. at 89 (1917-2006) Arnold Jacob "Red" Auerbach was an American basketball coach of the Washington Capitols, the Tri-Cities Blackhawks and the Boston Celtics. After he retired from coaching, he served as ...more

Red Ruffing is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Red
Dec. at 81 (1905-1986) Charles Herbert "Red" Ruffing was an American professional baseball player. A pitcher, he played in Major League Baseball from 1924 through 1947. He played for the Boston Red Sox, New ...more

Red Holzman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Red
Dec. at 78 (1920-1998) William "Red" Holzman was an NBA basketball player and coach probably best known as the head coach of the New York Knicks from 1967 to 1982. Holzman helped lead the Knicks to two NBA ...more

Red Faber is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Red
Dec. at 88 (1888-1976) Urban Clarence "Red" Faber was an American right-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball from 1914 through 1933, playing his entire career for the Chicago White Sox. He was a member of ...more

Red Barber is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Red
Dec. at 84 (1908-1992) Walter Lanier "Red" Barber was an American sports commentator. Barber, nicknamed "The Ol' Redhead", was primarily identified with radio broadcasts of Major League Baseball, ...more

Red Sovine is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Red
Dec. at 63 (1917-1980) Woodrow Wilson "Red" Sovine was an American country music singer and songwriter associated with truck driving songs, particularly those recited as narratives but set to music. The most ...more

Red Rolfe is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Red
Dec. at 61 (1908-1969) Robert Abial "Red" Rolfe was an American third baseman, manager and front-office executive in Major League Baseball. The native of Penacook, New Hampshire, is one of the most prominent ...more

Red Kerr is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Red

Red Foley is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Red
Dec. at 58 (1910-1968) Clyde Julian Foley, known professionally as Red Foley, was an American singer, musician, and radio and TV personality who made a major contribution to the growth of country music after World War ...more

Red Nichols is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Red
Dec. at 60 (1905-1965) Ernest Loring "Red" Nichols was an American jazz cornettist, composer, and jazz bandleader. Over his long career, Nichols recorded in a wide variety of musical styles, and critic Steve ...more

Red Horner is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Red
Dec. at 96 (1909-2005) George Reginald "Red" Horner was an ice hockey defenceman for the Toronto Maple Leafs of the National Hockey League from 1928 to 1940. He was the Leafs captain from 1938 until his ...more

Red West is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Red
age 83 Robert Gene "Red" West is an American actor, film stuntman and songwriter. He was a close high school friend of rock and roll singer Elvis Presley. He is probably best known to ...more

Red Symons is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Red
age 69 Red Symons is an actor and a film score composer.

Red Pollard is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Red
Dec. at 72 (1909-1981) John M. "Red" Pollard was a Canadian thoroughbred horse racing jockey. A founding member of the Jockeys' Guild in 1940, Pollard rode at racetracks in the United States and is best ...more

Red Berenson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Red
age 79 Gordon Arthur "Red, The Red Baron" Berenson is a former Canadian professional ice hockey centre and is currently in his 30th year as head coach of the Michigan Wolverines men's ice

Red Peters is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Red
age 68 Douglas Stevens is an actor.

Red Grant is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Red
Red Grant is an actor, screenwriter and television producer.

Red Badgro is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Red
Dec. at 96 (1902-1998) Morris Hiram "Red" Badgro was a multi-sport athlete, best known as a professional American football end in the National Football League for the New York Yankees, New York Giants, and ...more

Red Murff is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Red
Dec. at 87 (1921-2008) John Robert Murff was a relief pitcher in Major League Baseball who played from 1956 through 1957 for the Milwaukee Braves. Listed at 6 ft 3 in, 195 lb., Murff batted and threw right-handed. He ...more