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Ever thought about how many famous people named Rory are out there? This list of celebrities named Rory will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Rorys below include actors named Rory and athletes named Rory, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Rory who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Rorys below include Rory Gallagher, Rory McIlroy, and Rory Culkin.
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Rory Gallagher is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Dec. at 47 (1948-1995)

Birthplace: Ballyshannon, Republic of Ireland

William Rory Gallagher ( GAL-ə-hər; 2 March 1948 – 14 June 1995) was an Irish blues and rock multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, and producer. Born in Ballyshannon, County Donegal, and brought up ...more

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Rory McIlroy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Age: 29

Birthplace: Holywood, Bangor, United Kingdom

Rory McIlroy (born 4 May 1989) is a professional golfer from Northern Ireland who is a member of both the European and PGA Tours. He was world number one in the Official World Golf Ranking for ...more

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Rory Culkin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Age: 29

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Rory Hugh Culkin (born July 21, 1989) is an American actor who is known for his roles in Scream 4, Lords Of Chaos, You Can Count on Me and M. Night Shyamalan's Signs and is the younger brother ...more
Rory Cochrane is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Age: 46

Birthplace: USA, New York, Syracuse

Rory Cochrane (born February 28, 1972) is an American actor. He is known for playing Ron Slater in Dazed and Confused, Lucas in Empire Records, Lee Schatz in Argo, Freck in A Scanner Darkly and ...more

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Rory Calhoun is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Dec. at 77 (1922-1999)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Rory Calhoun (born Francis Timothy McCown, August 8, 1922 – April 28, 1999) was an American film and television actor, screenwriter and producer. He starred in numerous Westerns in the 1950s and ...more
Rory McCann is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Age: 46

Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland

Rory Philip McCann (born 24 April 1969) is a Scottish actor, best known for portraying Sandor "The Hound" Clegane on the HBO series Game of Thrones and Michael "Lurch" ...more
Rory MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Age: 29

Birthplace: Quesnel, Canada

Rory Joseph MacDonald (born July 22, 1989) is a Canadian mixed martial artist currently competing in Bellator MMA, where he is the current Bellator Welterweight World Champion. Having been a ...more
Rory Bremner is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Age: 57

Birthplace: Edinburgh, Scotland

Roderick Keith Ogilvy "Rory" Bremner, (born 6 April 1961) is a Scottish impressionist and comedian, noted for his work in political satire and impressions of British public figures. He ...more
Rory Sparrow is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Age: 60

Birthplace: Suffolk, Virginia

Rory Darnell Sparrow (born June 12, 1958) is a retired American professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Born in Suffolk, Virginia, Sparrow played ...more

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Rory Sloane is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Age: 28

Birthplace: Melbourne, Australia

Rory Sloane (born 17 March 1990) is a professional Australian rules footballer playing for the Adelaide Football Club in the Australian Football League (AFL). Sloane is a dual Malcolm Blight ...more
Rory Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Age: 50

Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States of America

Rory Elizabeth Katherine Kennedy (born December 12, 1968) is an American documentary filmmaker and youngest child of U.S. Senator Robert Kennedy and Ethel Kennedy. Kennedy has made documentary ...more
Rory Markas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Dec. at 55 (1955-2010)

Birthplace: Hollywood, Los Angeles, California

Rory Markas (December 20, 1955 – January 4, 2010) was an American sportscaster best known as the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim's play-by-play broadcaster for eight seasons and as the radio voice ...more
Rory Scovel is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Rory Kinnear is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Age: 41

Birthplace: London, United Kingdom

Rory Michael Kinnear (born 17 February 1978) is an English actor and playwright who has worked with the Royal Shakespeare Company and the Royal National Theatre. In 2014, he won the Olivier ...more
Rory Albanese is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Age: 41

Birthplace: Long Island City, New York City, New York

Rory Albanese is an American writer and comedian. A Long Island, New York native, he was an executive producer and writer for The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, which he joined in 1999 and was ...more
Rory Stewart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Age: 46

Birthplace: Hong Kong, China

Roderick James Nugent Stewart (born 3 January 1973) is a British Conservative Party politician who has been Member of Parliament for Penrith and The Border since 2010. He served in several ...more
Rory Delap is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Age: 42

Birthplace: Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom

Rory John Delap (born 6 July 1976) is a former footballer who played as a midfielder. Born in England, he made 11 appearances for the Republic of Ireland national team. Delap started his career ...more
Rory McGrath is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Age: 62

Birthplace: Redruth, United Kingdom

Patrick Rory McGrath (born 17 March 1956), known as Rory McGrath, is a British comedian, television personality, and writer. He came to prominence in the comedy show Who Dares Wins and was for ...more
Rory Freeman is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Age: 50

Birthplace: Des Moines, Iowa, United States of America

Rory Freeman is a former contestant on the reality television show Survivor: Vanuatu.
Rory Storm is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Dec. at 34 (1938-1972)

Birthplace: Stoneycroft, United Kingdom

Rory Storm (born Alan Ernest Caldwell; 7 January 1938 – 28 September 1972) was an English musician and vocalist. Born in Liverpool, Storm was the singer and leader of Rory Storm and the ...more
Rory Sabbatini is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Rory Sabbatini Age: 42

Birthplace: Durban, South Africa

Rory Mario Trevor Sabbatini (born 2 April 1976) is a South African-born professional golfer. In 2019, Sabbatini changed his citizenship to Slovakia.Sabbatini won six times on the PGA Tour ...more
Rory Jennings is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Age: 35

Birthplace: London, England

Rory Jennings (born 20 July 1983) is a British actor. He played Craig Dixon in the BBC soap opera EastEnders appearing on screen between 27 July and 7 September 2007.
Rory Fallon is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Rory Fallon Age: 36

Birthplace: Gisborne, New Zealand

Rory Michael Fallon (born 20 March 1982) is a retired New Zealand footballer. He played predominantly as a forward. Fallon previously played for Barnsley, Shrewsbury Town, Swindon Town, Swansea ...more
Rory Nugent is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Rory Nugent Age: 67

Birthplace: New York

Rory Nugent (born 1952) is an American explorer and writer. He was based out of New Bedford, Massachusetts from 1988 to 2004.
Rory Anderson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Rory
Rory Anderson Age: 26
Rory Anderson is an American Football tight end for the South Carolina Gamecocks.