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Famous People Named Ross 

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

Which famous people named Ross are worth mentioning? This list includes Ross Lynch, Ross Barkley, Ross Perot and Ross Noble. To read more about these notable people named Ross, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.
Ross Lynch is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Age: 23

Birthplace: Littleton, Colorado, United States of America

Ross Shor Lynch (born December 29, 1995) is an American singer, songwriter, musician and actor. He was the lead vocalist of the pop rock band R5 and one half of the band The Driver Era, with his ...more
Ross Barkley is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Age: 25

Birthplace: Wavertree, United Kingdom

Ross Barkley is an English footballer who plays as a midfielder for Everton and the England national team. He has also played on loan for Sheffield Wednesday and Leeds United. Barkley made his ...more
Ross Perot is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Ross Perot Age: 88

Birthplace: Texarkana, Texas, USA

Henry Ross Perot (; born Henry Ray Perot; June 27, 1930 – July 9, 2019) was an American business magnate, billionaire, philanthropist, and politician. He was the founder and chief executive ...more
Ross Noble is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Age: 42

Birthplace: Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

Ross Markham Noble (born 5 June 1976) is an English stand-up comedian and actor. Noble rose to mainstream popularity through making appearances on British television, particularly interviews and ...more

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Ross Kemp is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Age: 54

Birthplace: Barking, London, United Kingdom

Ross James Kemp (born 21 July 1964) is an English actor, author and investigative journalist. He rose to prominence in the role of Grant Mitchell in the BBC soap opera EastEnders. Since 2004, ...more
Ross McCall is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Age: 43

Birthplace: Scotland, Port Glasgow

Ross McCall (born 13 January 1976) is a Scottish actor best known for his role as T-5 Joseph Liebgott in the 2001 HBO miniseries Band of Brothers, and as Matthew Keller in the hit series White
Ross Martin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Age: Died at 61 (1920-1981)

Birthplace: Ukraine, Horodok

Ross Martin (born Martin Rosenblatt, March 22, 1920 – July 3, 1981) was an American radio, voice, stage, film and television actor. Martin was best known for portraying Artemus Gordon on the CBS ...more

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Ross Barnes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Dec. at 65 (1850-1915)

Birthplace: Mount Morris, New York

Charles Roscoe Barnes (May 8, 1850 – February 5, 1915) was one of the stars of baseball's National Association (1871–75) and the early National League (1876–81), playing second base and ...more

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Ross Valory is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Age: 70

Birthplace: California

Ross Lamont Valory (born February 2, 1949) is an American musician best known as the bass player for the rock band Journey. He was absent from the band between 1985 and 1995. Valory was inducted ...more
Ross Youngs is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Dec. at 30 (1897-1927)

Birthplace: Shiner, Texas

Ross Middlebrook "Pep" Youngs (April 10, 1897 – October 22, 1927) was an American professional baseball player. Nicknamed "Pep", he played ten seasons in Major League ...more
Ross Browner is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Age: 64

Birthplace: Warren, Ohio

Ross Dean Browner (born March 22, 1954) is a former American football defensive end who played 10 seasons in the NFL, mainly for the Cincinnati Bengals. Browner was named to the Bengals' 40th ...more
Ross Ohlendorf is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Age: 36

Birthplace: Austin, Texas

Curtis Ross Ohlendorf (born August 8, 1982) is an American former professional baseball pitcher. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the New York Yankees, Pittsburgh Pirates, San Diego ...more
Ross McWhirter is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Dec. at 50 (1925-1975)

Birthplace: Winchmore Hill, London, United Kingdom

Alan Ross McWhirter (12 August 1925 – 27 November 1975) was, with his twin brother, Norris, the co-founder in 1955 of Guinness Book of Records (known since 2000 as Guinness World Records) and a ...more
Ross Thomas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Dec. at 69 (1926-1995)

Birthplace: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States of America

Ross Thomas (February 19, 1926 in Oklahoma City – December 18, 1995 in Santa Monica, California) was an American writer of crime fiction. He is best known for his witty thrillers that expose the ...more
Ross Andru is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Dec. at 66 (1927-1993)
Ross Andru (; born Rossolav Andruskevich; June 15, 1927 – November 9, 1993) was an American comics artist and editor. He is best known for his work on The Amazing Spider-Man, Wonder Woman, The ...more
Ross Boss Friedman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Age: 65

Birthplace: Blackheath, United Kingdom

Ross Friedman (born January 3, 1954, in the Bronx, New York), also known as Ross the Boss, is a guitarist, known as a founding member of both the punk band the Dictators, and the heavy metal ...more
Ross Mathews is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Age: 39

Birthplace: Mount Vernon, Washington, United States of America

Ross Mathews (born September 24, 1979) is an American television personality known as an intern and a correspondent for The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, where he was known as "Ross the ...more
Ross Rebagliati is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Age: 47

Birthplace: Vancouver, Canada

Ross Rebagliati (born July 14, 1971) is a Canadian professional snowboarder, Olympic Gold Medal Winner and founder of Legacy Brands, a CBD consumables company and Ross' Gold, a medical cannabis ...more
Ross Macdonald is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Dec. at 68 (1915-1983)

Birthplace: Los Gatos, California

Ross Macdonald is the main pseudonym that was used by the American-Canadian writer of crime fiction Kenneth Millar (; December 13, 1915 – July 11, 1983). He is best known for his series of ...more
Ross Bleckner is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Age: 69

Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America

Ross Bleckner (born May 12, 1949) is an American artist. He currently lives and works in New York City. His artistic focus is on painting, and he held his first solo exhibition in 1975. Some of ...more
Ross Lovegrove is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Age: 61

Birthplace: Cardiff, Wales

Ross Lovegrove (born 1958 in Cardiff, Wales) is a Welsh artist and industrial designer.
Ross Copperman is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Age: 36

Birthplace: Roanoke, Virginia

Ross Copperman (born October 1, 1982) is a Grammy-nominated American singer-songwriter and producer with 19 number one radio hits. After his experience as an artist in the UK, Ross discovered ...more
Ross Davenport is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Age: 34

Birthplace: Belper, United Kingdom

Ross Paul Davenport (born 23 May 1984) is an English competitive swimmer who has represented Great Britain in the Olympics, world and European championships, and swam for England in the ...more
Ross Taylor is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Age: 34

Birthplace: Lower Hutt, New Zealand

Luteru Ross Poutoa Lote Taylor (born 8 March 1984) is a New Zealand cricketer, who plays predominantly at number four in all formats of the game. Taylor set New Zealand's highest One Day ...more
Ross Jarman is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Ross
Age: 34

Birthplace: Wakefield, United Kingdom

Ross Anthony Jarman (born 22 September 1984 in Wakefield, United Kingdom) is the drummer with English rock band The Cribs.