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Famous People Named Red

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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

    Red Grange

    Age: Died at 88 (1903-1991)

    BirthplaceForksville, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Harold Edward "Red" Grange (June 13, 1903 – January 28, 1991), nicknamed "The Galloping... more on Wikipedia

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  • Red Buttons is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Red

    Red Buttons

    Dec. at 87 (1919-2006)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Red Buttons (born Aaron Chwatt; February 5, 1919 – July 13, 2006) was an American actor and... more on Wikipedia

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    #745 of 1,030 The Best Actors in Film History#175 of 233 The Funniest Stand Up Comedians Of All Time

  • Red is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Red
    Red (also stylized R3D or RED) is an American Christian rock band from Nashville, Tennessee,... more on Wikipedia

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  • Red Kelly is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Red

    Red Kelly

    Age: 93

    BirthplaceSimcoe, Ontario, Canada

    Leonard Patrick "Red" Kelly (July 9, 1927 – May 2, 2019) was a Canadian professional ice... more on Wikipedia
  • Red Skelton is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Red

    Red Skelton

    Dec. at 84 (1913-1997)

    BirthplaceVincennes, Indiana, United States of America

    Richard Bernard Eheart (July 18, 1913 – September 17, 1997) professionally known as Red... more on Wikipedia

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    #115 of 580 The Greatest Entertainers of All Time#711 of 1,883 The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

  • Red Schoendienst is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Red

    BirthplaceGermantown, Illinois

    Albert Fred "Red" Schoendienst (; February 2, 1923 – June 6, 2018) was an American... more on Wikipedia

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    #297 of 582 The Greatest Baseball Players Of All Time#217 of 255 The Best Players in the Baseball Hall of Fame

  • Red Auerbach is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Red

    Red Auerbach

    Dec. at 89 (1917-2006)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Arnold Jacob "Red" Auerbach (September 20, 1917 – October 28, 2006) was an American basketball... more on Wikipedia

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    #3 of 76 The All Time Greatest NBA Coaches#1 of 18 Best Boston Celtics Coaches of All Time

  • Red Ruffing is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Red

    Red Ruffing

    Dec. at 81 (1905-1986)

    BirthplaceGranville Township, Granville, Illinois

    Charles Herbert "Red" Ruffing (May 3, 1905 – February 17, 1986) was an American professional... more on Wikipedia
  • Red Holzman is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Red

    Red Holzman

    Dec. at 78 (1920-1998)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    William "Red" Holzman (August 10, 1920 – November 13, 1998) was an American professional... more on Wikipedia
  • Red Faber is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Red

    Red Faber

    Dec. at 88 (1888-1976)

    BirthplaceCascade, Iowa

    Urban Clarence "Red" Faber (September 6, 1888 – September 25, 1976) was an American... more on Wikipedia
  • Red Barber is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Red

    Red Barber

    Dec. at 84 (1908-1992)

    BirthplaceColumbus, Mississippi, United States of America

    Walter Lanier "Red" Barber (February 17, 1908 – October 22, 1992) was an American sports... more on Wikipedia
  • Red Sovine is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Red

    Red Sovine

    Dec. at 63 (1917-1980)

    BirthplaceCharleston, West Virginia

    Woodrow Wilson "Red" Sovine (July 7, 1917 – April 4, 1980) was an American country music... more on Wikipedia

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  • Red Rolfe is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Red

    Red Rolfe

    Dec. at 61 (1908-1969)

    BirthplaceConcord, Penacook, New Hampshire

    Robert Abial "Red" Rolfe (October 17, 1908 – July 8, 1969) was an American third baseman,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 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

    Red Foley

    Dec. at 58 (1910-1968)

    BirthplaceBlue Lick, Monroe Township, Indiana, United States of America

    Clyde Julian Foley (June 17, 1910 – September 19, 1968), known professionally as Red Foley,... more on Wikipedia
  • Red Nichols is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Red

    Red Nichols

    Dec. at 60 (1905-1965)

    BirthplaceOgden, Utah

    Ernest Loring "Red" Nichols (May 8, 1905 – June 28, 1965) was an American jazz cornettist,... more on Wikipedia
  • Red Horner is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Red

    Red Horner

    Dec. at 96 (1909-2005)

    BirthplaceLynden, Ontario, Canada

    George Reginald "Red" Horner (May 28, 1909 – April 27, 2005) was an ice hockey defenceman for... more on Wikipedia
  • Red West is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Red

    Red West

    Age: 84

    BirthplaceMemphis, Tennessee, United States of America

    Robert Gene "Red" West (March 8, 1936 – July 18, 2017) was an American actor, film stuntman... more on Wikipedia
  • Red Symons is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Red

    Red Symons

    Age: 71

    BirthplaceVictoria, Brighton, Australasia, Melbourne, City of Bayside

    Redmond Symons (born 13 June 1949) is an English-born Australian musician, and television and... more on Wikipedia
  • Red Pollard is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Red

    Red Pollard

    Dec. at 72 (1909-1981)

    BirthplaceEdmonton, Canada

    John M. "Red" Pollard (October 27, 1909 – March 7, 1981) was a Canadian horse racing jockey. A... more on Wikipedia
  • Red Berenson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Red

    BirthplaceRegina, Canada

    Gordon Arthur "Red, The Red Baron" Berenson (born December 8, 1939) is a Canadian former... more on Wikipedia
  • Red Peters is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Red

    Red Peters

    Age: 70

    BirthplaceQuincy, Massachusetts, United States of America

    Red Peters (a pseudonym for Boston-area comedian Douglas Stevens) is a musician and songwriter... more on Wikipedia

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  • 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

    Red Badgro

    Age: Died at 96 (1902-1998)

    BirthplaceOrillia, Washington

    Morris Hiram "Red" Badgro (December 1, 1902 – July 13, 1998) was an American football player... more on Wikipedia

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  • Red Murff is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Red

    Red Murff

    Dec. at 87 (1921-2008)

    BirthplaceTexas

    John Robert Murff (April 1, 1921 – November 28, 2008) was a relief pitcher in Major League... more on Wikipedia
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