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Who Is The Most Famous Roger In The World?

Updated November 20, 2020 818 votes 34 voters 35.2k views93 items

List RulesVote up all of the Rogers you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Roger can you think of? The famous Rogers below have many different professions, including notable actors named Roger, famous athletes named Roger, and even musicians named Roger.

Roger Waters is certainly one of the most famous Rogers on this list. One of the famous rock stars named Roger, he is a co-founding member of Pink Floyd. He is also a successful solo artist having released such albums as The Pros and Cons of Hitch Hiking and Amused to Death.

Another of the famous people with the first name Roger is Roger Moore. He is an actor best known for portraying James Bond. The Saint, Maverick, and The Persuaders! are among his notable TV projects.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Roger? Just add them to the list!

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    Roger Waters

    1943-09-06

    BirthplaceEurasia, Great Bookham, United Kingdom

    GenderMale

    George Roger Waters (born 6 September 1943) is an English songwriter, singer, bassist, and...  more

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    Roger Federer

    1981-08-08

    BirthplaceBasel, Switzerland

    GenderMale

    ← Roger Federer (German pronunciation: [ˈrɔdʒər ˈfeːdərər]; born 8 August 1981) is a Swiss...  more

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    Roger Taylor

    1960-04-26

    BirthplaceNechells, United Kingdom

    GenderMale

    Roger Andrew Taylor (born 26 April 1960) is an English musician, best known as the drummer of...  more

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    Roger Moore

    1927-10-14

    BirthplaceStockwell, London, United Kingdom

    GenderMale

    Sir Roger George Moore (14 October 1927 – 23 May 2017) was an English actor best known for...  more

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    BirthplaceDersingham, England

    GenderMale

    Roger Meddows Taylor (born 26 July 1949) is an English musician, singer, songwriter, and...  more

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    Roger Ebert

    1942-06-18

    BirthplaceUrbana, Illinois, United States of America

    GenderMale

    Roger Joseph Ebert (; June 18, 1942 – April 4, 2013) was an American film critic, historian,...  more

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    Roger Miller

    1936-01-02

    BirthplaceFort Worth, Texas, United States of America

    GenderMale

    Roger Dean Miller (January 2, 1936 – October 25, 1992) was an American singer-songwriter,...  more

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    Roger Rees

    1944-05-05

    BirthplaceAberystwyth, United Kingdom

    GenderMale

    Roger Rees (5 May 1944 – 10 July 2015) was a Welsh actor and director, widely known for his...  more

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    Roger Bart

    1962-09-29

    BirthplaceNorwalk, Connecticut, United States of America

    GenderMale

    Roger Bart (born September 29, 1962) is an American actor and singer. He won a Tony Award and...  more
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    Roger Daltrey

    1944-03-01

    BirthplaceEngland, London

    GenderMale

    Roger Harry Daltrey (born 1 March 1944) is an English singer and actor. He is a founder,...  more

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    BirthplaceEngland, London, Islington

    GenderMale

    Roger Lloyd-Pack (8 February 1944 – 15 January 2014) was an English actor. He was best known...  more

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    Roger Ailes

    1940-05-15

    BirthplaceWarren, Ohio

    GenderMale

    Roger Eugene Ailes (May 15, 1940 – May 18, 2017) was an American television executive and...  more
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    Roger Staubach

    1942-02-05

    BirthplaceCincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

    GenderMale

    Roger Thomas Staubach (born February 5, 1942), nicknamed "Roger the Dodger", "Captain America"...  more

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    Roger Corman

    1926-04-05

    BirthplaceDetroit, Michigan, United States of America

    GenderMale

    Roger William Corman (born April 5, 1926) is an American director, producer, and actor. He has...  more

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    Roger Clemens

    1962-08-04

    BirthplaceDayton, Ohio, United States of America

    GenderMale

    William Roger Clemens (born August 4, 1962), nicknamed "Rocket", is an American former...  more

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    Roger McGuinn

    1942-07-13

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, United States of America

    GenderMale

    Roger McGuinn (James Roger McGuinn, born James Joseph McGuinn III; July 13, 1942) is an...  more
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    Roger Craig

    1960-07-10

    BirthplaceDavenport, Iowa, United States of America

    GenderMale

    Roger Timothy Craig (born July 10, 1960) is an American former football running back in the...  more
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    Roger Maris

    1934-09-10

    BirthplaceHibbing, Minnesota, United States of America

    GenderMale

    Roger Eugene Maris (September 10, 1934 – December 14, 1985) was an American professional...  more

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    Roger Milla

    1952-05-20

    BirthplaceYaoundé, Cameroon

    GenderMale

    Albert Roger Miller (born 20 May 1952), known as Roger Milla, is a retired Cameroonian...  more

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    Roger Brown

    1942-05-22

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    GenderMale

    Roger William Brown (May 22, 1942 – March 4, 1997) was an American professional basketball...  more

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    Roger Wehrli

    1947-11-26

    BirthplaceNew Point, Missouri

    GenderMale

    Roger Russell Wehrli (born November 26, 1947) is an American former football player who was a...  more
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    Roger Byrne

    1929-02-08

    BirthplaceManchester, United Kingdom

    GenderMale

    Roger William Byrne (8 February 1929 – 6 February 1958) was an English footballer and captain...  more
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    Roger Glover

    1945-11-30

    BirthplaceBrecon, United Kingdom

    GenderMale

    Roger David Glover (born 30 November 1945) is a British bassist, songwriter, and record...  more

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    Roger Goodell

    1959-02-19

    BirthplaceJamestown, New York, United States of America

    GenderMale

    Roger Stokoe Goodell (born February 19, 1959) is an American businessman who is currently the...  more
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    Roger Hodgson

    1950-03-21

    BirthplacePortsmouth, United Kingdom

    GenderMale

    Charles Roger Pomfret Hodgson (born 21 March 1950) is an English musician, singer and...  more

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