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Who Is The Most Famous Rory In The World?

Updated November 24, 2020 324 votes 26 voters 13.5k views40 items

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

Rory Gallagher is certainly one of the most famous Rorys on this list. One of the famous musicians named Rory, he was a member of Taste as well as a solo artist. “A Million Miles Away,” "Shadow Play,” and “Bullfrog Blues” are among his popular songs.

Another of the famous people with the first name Rory is Rory Culkin. He is an actor and brother of Macaulay and Kieran Culkin. He was in such movies as Signs, The Night Listener, and Intruders.

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

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  • Rory Gallagher1
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    Rory Gallagher

    1948-03-02

    BirthplaceBallyshannon, Republic of Ireland

    William Rory Gallagher ( GAL-ə-hər; 2 March 1948 – 14 June 1995) was an Irish blues and rock...  more

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    The Best Rory Gallagher Albums of All Time#287 of 355 Musicians Who Belong In The Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

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    Rory Culkin

    1989-07-21

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    Rory Hugh Culkin (born July 21, 1989) is an American actor who is known for his roles in...  more
  • Rory Calhoun3
    17

    Rory Calhoun

    1922-08-08

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Rory Calhoun (born Francis Timothy McCown, August 8, 1922 – April 28, 1999) was an American...  more
  • Rory McCann4
    11

    Rory McCann

    1969-04-24

    BirthplaceGlasgow, Scotland

    Rory Philip McCann (born 24 April 1969) is a Scottish actor, best known for portraying Sandor...  more

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    #155 of 239 The Greatest British Actors of All Time#25 of 61 The Best Scottish Actors of All Time

  • Rory McIlroy5
    15

    Rory McIlroy

    1989-05-04

    BirthplaceHolywood, Bangor, United Kingdom

    Rory McIlroy (born 4 May 1989) is a professional golfer from Northern Ireland who is a member...  more

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    #32 of 162 The Best Golfers Of All Time#3 of 60 The Best Professional Golfers Right Now, Ranked

  • Rory Cochrane6
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    Rory Cochrane

    1972-02-28

    BirthplaceUSA, New York, Syracuse

    Rory Cochrane (born February 28, 1972) is an American actor. He is known for playing Ron...  more
  • Rory Kennedy7
    12

    Rory Kennedy

    1968-12-12

    BirthplaceWashington, D.C., United States of America

    Rory Elizabeth Katherine Kennedy (born December 12, 1968) is an American documentary filmmaker...  more
  • Rory Bremner8
    8

    Rory Bremner

    1961-04-06

    BirthplaceEdinburgh, Scotland

    Roderick Keith Ogilvy "Rory" Bremner, (born 6 April 1961) is a Scottish impressionist and...  more
  • Rory Kinnear9
    11

    Rory Kinnear

    1978-02-17

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Rory Michael Kinnear (born 17 February 1978) is an English actor and playwright who has worked...  more
  • Rory Markas10
    11

    Rory Markas

    1955-12-20

    BirthplaceHollywood, Los Angeles, California

    Rory Markas (December 20, 1955 – January 4, 2010) was an American sportscaster best known as...  more
  • Rory Sparrow11
    14

    Rory Sparrow

    1958-06-12

    BirthplaceSuffolk, Virginia

    Rory Darnell Sparrow (born June 12, 1958) is a retired American professional basketball player...  more
  • Rory Albanese12
    8

    Rory Albanese

    1977-05-29

    BirthplaceLong Island City, New York City, New York

    Rory Albanese is an American writer and comedian. A Long Island, New York native, he was an...  more
  • Rory McGrath13
    10

    Rory McGrath

    1956-03-17

    BirthplaceRedruth, United Kingdom

    Patrick Rory McGrath (born 17 March 1956), known as Rory McGrath, is a British comedian,...  more
  • Rory Delap14
    11

    Rory Delap

    1976-07-06

    BirthplaceSutton Coldfield, United Kingdom

    Rory John Delap (born 6 July 1976) is a former footballer who played as a midfielder. Born in...  more
  • Rory Sabbatini15
    5

    Rory Sabbatini

    1976-04-02

    BirthplaceDurban, South Africa

    Rory Mario Trevor Sabbatini (born 2 April 1976) is a South African-born professional golfer....  more
  • Rory Freeman16
    5

    Rory Freeman

    1968-10-30

    BirthplaceDes Moines, Iowa, United States of America

    Rory Freeman is a former contestant on the reality television show Survivor: Vanuatu....  more
  • Rory Storm17
    5

    Rory Storm

    1938-01-07

    BirthplaceStoneycroft, United Kingdom

    Rory Storm (born Alan Ernest Caldwell; 7 January 1938 – 28 September 1972) was an English...  more
  • Rory Markham18
    5

    Rory Markham

    1982-03-25

    BirthplaceOak Lawn, USA, Illinois

    {{short description|American mixed martial arts fighter, stuntman and actor and pole...  more
  • Rory Stewart19
    5

    Rory Stewart

    1973-01-03

    BirthplaceHong Kong, China

    Roderick James Nugent Stewart (born 3 January 1973) is a British Conservative Party...  more
  • Rory Underwood20
    5

    Rory Underwood

    1963-06-19

    BirthplaceMiddlesbrough, United Kingdom

    Rory Underwood MBE (born 19 June 1963) is an English former rugby union player, he is...  more
  • Rory Lancman21
    5

    Rory Lancman

    1969-03-01

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Rory Lancman (born March 4, 1969) is the Council member for the 24th District of the New York...  more
  • Rory Fallon22
    4

    Rory Fallon

    1982-03-20

    BirthplaceGisborne, New Zealand

    Rory Michael Fallon (born 20 March 1982) is a retired New Zealand footballer. He played...  more
  • Rory Nugent23
    4

    Rory Nugent

    1952-01-01

    BirthplaceNew York

    Rory Nugent (born 1952) is an American explorer and writer. He was based out of New Bedford,...  more
  • Rory McHenry24
    2

    Rory McHenry

    1987-07-14
    Rory McHenry is a film writer and a film director....
  • Rory Cellan-Jones25
    1

    Rory Cellan-Jones

    1958-01-17

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Nicholas Rory Cellan-Jones (born 17 January 1958; "Cellan" pronounced [ˈkɛɬən]) is a British...  more