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If your name is Rene, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Rene, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Rene can you think of? The famous Renes below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Rene, athletes named Rene, and even political figures named Rene. The music industry is no stranger to the name Rene, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.

Which famous people named Rene are worth mentioning? This list includes Rene Russo, René Descartes, Rene Bourque and Rene Auberjonois. To read more about these notable people named Rene, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.

Rene Russo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Rene
Rene Russo Rene Marie Russo is an American actress, producer and former model. In the 1970s, Russo was a popular model, appearing several times on the covers of magazines like Vogue and Cosmopolitan. In ...more

René Descartes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Descartes René Descartes was a French philosopher, mathematician and writer who spent most of his life in the Dutch Republic. He has been dubbed the father of modern philosophy, and much subsequent ...more

Rene Bourque is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Rene
Rene Bourque Rene Gary Wayne Bourque is a Canadian professional ice hockey right winger who currently plays for the Columbus Blue Jackets organization of the National Hockey League. An undrafted player, ...more

Rene Auberjonois is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Rene
Rene Auberjonois René Murat Auberjonois is an American actor. He is known for portraying Father Mulcahy in the film version of M*A*S*H, Chef Louis in The Little Mermaid, and for originating a number of ...more

René Higuita is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Higuita José René Higuita Zapata is a Colombian former football goalkeeper nicknamed El Loco. Rene Higuita was well known for his 'sweeper' playing style taking risk in leaving his post ...more

René Magritte is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Magritte René François Ghislain Magritte was a Belgian surrealist artist. He became well known for a number of witty and thought-provoking images that fall under the umbrella of surrealism. ...more

René Lacoste is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Lacoste Jean René Lacoste was a French tennis player and businessman. He was nicknamed "the Crocodile" by fans because of his tenacity on the court; he is also known worldwide as the ...more

René Fonck is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Fonck Colonel René Paul Fonck was a French aviator who ended the First World War as the top Allied fighter ace, and when all succeeding aerial conflicts of the 20th and 21st centuries are also ...more

René Barrientos is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Barrientos René Barrientos Ortuño was a Bolivian military officer and politician who served as his country's Vice President in 1964 and as its President from 1964 to 1969. General Barrientos ...more

René Schneider is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Schneider General René Schneider Chereau was the commander-in-chief of the Chilean Army at the time of the 1970 Chilean presidential election, when he was assassinated during a botched kidnapping ...more

René Rivera is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Rivera René Rivera is a Puerto Rican professional baseball catcher for the Tampa Bay Rays of Major League Baseball. He previously played for the Seattle Mariners, Minnesota Twins and San Diego ...more

René Adler is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Adler René Adler is a German footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Bundesliga club Hamburger SV and for the German national team.

René Robert is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Robert René Paul Robert is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey right winger who played 12 seasons in the NHL between 1970 and 1982. Robert was selected to 2 National Hockey League ...more

René Enríquez is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Enríquez René Enríquez was a Nicaraguan-born American television actor of the 1970s and 1980s. He may be best-remembered for his role as Héctor in the 1985 TV movie "Hostage ...more

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René Moawad is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Moawad René Moawad was President of Lebanon for 17 days in 1989, from the 5th to the 22nd of November, when he was assassinated by unknown assailants. A Maronite Christian noted for his moderate ...more

René Pontoni is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Pontoni René Alejandro Pontoni is a former Argentine footballer. He played club football in Argentina, Colombia and Brazil as well as representing the Argentina national football team on 19

René Arnoux is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Arnoux René Alexandre Arnoux is a retired racing driver from France who competed in 12 Formula One seasons. In 2006 he raced in the inaugural season of the Grand Prix Masters formula for retired

René Dorme is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Dorme Sous Lieutenant René Pierre Marie Dorme, Legion d'Honneur, Medaille Militaire, Croix de Guerre was a French World War I fighter ace credited with 23 victories. Rene Dorme served as an ...more

René Balcer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Balcer René Balcer is a television writer, director, and showrunner.

René Clément is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Clément René Clément was a French film director and screenwriter.

René Goscinny is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Goscinny René Goscinny was a writer.

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René Coty is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Coty René Jules Gustave Coty was President of France from 1954 to 1959. He was the second and last president of the Fourth French Republic.

René Pérez Joglar is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Pérez Joglar René Pérez Joglar, born February 23, 1978 in Hato Rey, San Juan, Puerto Rico, better known by his stage name "Residente Calle 13" or simply "Residente", is the ...more

René Toft Hansen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Toft Hansen René Toft Hansen is a Danish handballer, playing for the German league club THW Kiel. He had his first game with the Danish national team in 2005. He is the older brother of HSV Hamburg ...more

René Pape is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Pape René Pape is a German operatic bass.

Rene Gagnon is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Rene
Rene Gagnon René Arthur Gagnon was one of the United States Marines immortalized by Joe Rosenthal's famous World War II photograph Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima.

René Hicks is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Hicks René Hicks is an African American comedian. She has appeared on Comedy Central's Comedy Central Presents and in numerous college shows. She was twice named NACA Comedy Entertainer of the ...more

René Lévesque is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Lévesque René Lévesque was a journalist and politician.

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René Marques is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Marques René Marqués was a Puerto Rican short story writer and playwright.

René Guénon is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Guénon René Guénon, also known as Shaykh 'Abd al-Wahid Yahya, was a French author and intellectual who remains an influential figure in the domain of metaphysics, having written on topics ...more

Rene Ranger is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Rene
Rene Ranger Rene Ranger is a rugby union player who has played for Montpellier in the Top 14 in France since 2013. Ranger plays the positions of wing and centre. Ranger made his debut for New Zealand on 26 ...more

René Lalique is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Lalique René Jules Lalique was a French glass designer known for his creations of glass art, perfume bottles, vases, jewelry, chandeliers, clocks and automobile hood ornaments. The Lalique ...more

Rene Krhin is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Rene
Rene Krhin Rene Krhin is a Slovenian footballer who plays for Spanish club Córdoba, on loan from Internazionale, as a central midfielder. He is a current Slovenia international.

René Alvarado is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Alvarado René Alvarado is a Mexican-American actor who has had roles in television series such as Las Vegas and movies such as Fall to Grace. Most recently he starred in the film East Side Story.

René Cassin is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Cassin René Samuel Cassin was a French jurist, law professor and judge. The son of a French-Jewish merchant, he served as a soldier in World War I, and later went on to form the Union ...more

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René Viviani is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Viviani Jean Raphaël Adrien René Viviani was a French politician of the Third Republic, who served as Prime Minister for the first year of World War I. He was born in Sidi Bel Abbès, ...more

René Ray, Countess of Midleton is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Ray, Countess of Midleton Rene Ray, Countess of Midleton was a British stage and screen actress of the 1930s, '40s and '50s and also a novelist.

Rene Syler is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Rene
Rene Syler René Syler cohosted CBS News' The Early Show from October 2002, when it debuted in its four-anchor format, until she left the program in December 2006. She has interviewed First Lady ...more

René Cardona is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Cardona René Cardona is a screenwriter, film director and an actor.

Rene Rivera is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Rene
Rene Rivera Rene Rivera is an actor.

René Clair is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Clair René Clair born René-Lucien Chomette, was a French filmmaker and writer. He first established his reputation in the 1920s as a director of silent films in which comedy was often ...more

Rene Armijo, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Rene
Rene Armijo, Jr. Rene Armijo Jr is a professional boxer. Known as "Lone Star" or "The Manimal", and "Texican" he was a contestant on reality TV show The Next Great Champ on Fox and ...more

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René Berg is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Berg René Berg was an English musician, vocalist, guitarist, and songwriter, who recorded and performed in a number of bands starting in the late 1970s until his death. His bands included Idle ...more

René Echevarria is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Echevarria René Echevarria is an American-Cuban screenwriter and producer. He has worked on a number of television series, including Star Trek: The Next Generation, Dark Angel and Castle. He created ...more

René Thomas is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Thomas René Thomas is considered one of the greatest jazz guitarists of the 1960s, but has remained rather unknown to the general public. After the Second World War, he played with the "Bop ...more

René Dubos is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Dubos René Jules Dubos was a French-born American microbiologist, experimental pathologist, environmentalist, humanist, and winner of the Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction for his book So ...more

René Liu is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Liu Rene Liu, born June 1, 1969 is a Taiwanese actress and singer. She was the first to win Best Actress awards at the Asia Pacific Film Festival in both television and film productions. She has ...more

René Barbier is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Barbier René Barbier was a French fencer. He won a silver medal in the team épée event at the 1928 Summer Olympics.

René van de Kerkhof is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René van de Kerkhof Reinier "René" Lambertus van de Kerkhof is a former Dutch football player, who played for FC Twente, PSV Eindhoven and the Netherlands national football team. Van de Kerkhof and ...more

René Dahinden is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Rene
René Dahinden René Dahinden was a well-known Bigfoot researcher. Dahinden was born in Switzerland but moved to Canada at the end of October 1953, where he would live for the rest of his life. He became ...more