READ Famous People Named Russ  

Reference
100 items Embed
Who knew there were so many famous people named Russ in the world? Our list of celebrities named Russ includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Russs below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Russ, actors named Russ, and much more. Russ Smith, Russ Grimm, and Russ Francis are only a few of the well-known people named Russ on this list.

Russ Smith is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Smith Russ Smith is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Memphis Grizzlies of the National Basketball Association. He played collegiately for Louisville Cardinals. As ...more

List of Katy Perry Interviews The Most Beautiful Women in the World

Russ Grimm is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Grimm Russell Scott Grimm is a former American football guard for the Washington Redskins of the National Football League. As a collegian, he was an All-American center at the University of ...more

Russ Francis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Francis Russell Ross Francis, is a former professional football player who was drafted by the New England Patriots in the 1st round of the 1975 NFL Draft. He grew up in Hawaii. A 6'6", 242 lbs. ...more

Russ Tamblyn is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Tamblyn Russell Irving "Russ" Tamblyn is an American film and television actor and dancer, who is arguably best known for his performance in title role of the 1958 Tom Thumb and the 1961 movie ...more

Russ Feingold is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Feingold Russell Dana "Russ" Feingold is a lawyer and politician from the U.S. state of Wisconsin. He served as a Democratic party member of the U.S. Senate from January 3, 1993 to January 3, ...more

Russ Jackson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Jackson Russell Stanley Jackson, OC, is a former professional Canadian football player. Jackson spent his entire 12-year professional football career with the Ottawa Rough Riders of the Canadian ...more

Russ Kunkel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Kunkel Russell "Russ" Kunkel is an American drummer and producer who has worked as a session musician with many well-known artists, including Linda Ronstadt, James Taylor, Bob Dylan, Neil ...more

Russ Freeman is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Freeman Russ Freeman is a smooth jazz artist of multiple genres, composer and bandleader.

Russ Ford is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Ford Russell William Ford was a Major League Baseball pitcher during the dead-ball era of the early 1900s.

Russ Ortiz is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Ortiz Russell Reid Ortiz is a retired Major League baseball pitcher. Ortiz played for the Atlanta Braves, Arizona Diamondbacks, Baltimore Orioles, San Francisco Giants, Houston Astros and Los Angeles ...more

Russ Springer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Springer Russell Paul Springer is a former Major League Baseball relief pitcher. Springer made his major league debut on April 17, 1992, with the New York Yankees. He also pitched for the California ...more

Russ Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Mitchell Russell Edward "Russ" Mitchell is an American journalist best known for his career at CBS where he was anchor of The Early Show on Saturday, and weekend anchor of the CBS Evening News. ...more

Russ Columbo is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Columbo Ruggiero Eugenio di Rodolpho Colombo, known as Russ Columbo, was an American singer, violinist and actor, most famous for his signature tune "You Call It Madness, But I Call It Love", ...more

Russ Taff is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Taff Russell Taff is an American gospel singer and songwriter. He has sung a variety of musical styles throughout his career including: pop rock, traditional southern gospel, contemporary country ...more

Russ Nixon is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Nixon Russell Eugene Nixon is a retired American catcher, coach and manager in Major League Baseball. A veteran of 55 years in professional baseball, Nixon managed at virtually every level of the ...more

Famous People Who Died Of Pneumonia Celebrities You Might Not Know Are Siblings

Russ Abbot is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Abbot Russ Abbot is an English musician, comedian and actor. Abbot first came to public notice during the 1970s as the singer and drummer with British comedy showband the Black Abbots, later forging a ...more

Russ Washington is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Washington Russ Washington was an offensive and defensive lineman for the San Diego Chargers of the American Football League and National Football League from 1968-1982. He was taken in the first round of ...more

Russ Haas is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Haas Thomas Russell "Russ" Haas was a professional wrestler. He is best known for his work alongside his brother Charlie in Memphis Championship Wrestling and Jersey All Pro Wrestling. Haas ...more

Russ Meyer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Meyer Russell Albion "Russ" Meyer was an American film director, producer, screenwriter, cinematographer, film editor, actor and photographer. Meyer is known primarily for writing and ...more

Russ Mayberry is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Mayberry Russell "Russ" B. Mayberry was a Scottish-born American television director.

Russ Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Hamilton Russ Hamilton is an American poker player. He was the 1994 World Series of Poker main event champion, defeating Hugh Vincent in heads-up play to win $1 million in first-prize money, as well as ...more

Russ Parrish is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Parrish Russ Parrish, better known by the stage name Satchel, is an American musician. He is best known as a guitarist in the comedic glam metal band Steel Panther.

Russ Smith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Smith Russ Smith is a newspaper publisher and columnist best known for founding the Baltimore City Paper, Washington City Paper and New York Press. After selling the Baltimore and Washington City ...more

Russ Barenberg is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Barenberg Russ Barenberg is a Grammy-nominated American bluegrass musician.

Russ Granik is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Granik Russ Granik is an American sports executive who served as Deputy Commissioner of the NBA for 22 years. He retired from that position on July 1, 2006, after 30 years with the NBA. Granik was ...more

Russ Hodges is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Hodges Russell Pleasant Hodges was an American broadcaster who did play-by-play for several baseball teams, most notably the New York and San Francisco Giants.

Russ Bender is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Bender Russ Bender was an actor.

Russ Decker is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Decker Russell Decker was a Democratic member of the Wisconsin Senate, representing the 29th District from 1991 to 2011. He served as Majority Leader from 2007 until being removed by his colleagues ...more

Russ Regan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Regan Russ Regan is a long-time record executive who was President of both UNI Records and 20th Century Records. Regan also worked at Motown among other companies and the musical recordings he has ...more

50+ Celebrities Who Have Almost Died Which Era Would You Want to Live In?

Russ Conway is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Conway Russ Conway was a Canadian-American character actor who appeared on film and television between 1947 and 1975.

Russ Anderson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Anderson

Russ Brown is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Brown Russell Brown was an American Tony Award winning actor of stage and film. Brown, a veteran award-winning stage actor for decades, is best remembered by audiences as Captain Brackett in South ...more

Russ Powell is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Powell Russ Powell was an American film actor. He appeared in 186 films between 1915 and 1943. He was born in Indianapolis, Indiana, and died in Los Angeles, California.

Russ Carnahan is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Carnahan John Russell "Russ" Carnahan was the U.S. Representative for Missouri's 3rd congressional district, serving from 2005 to 2013. He is a member of the Democratic Party. The district ...more

Russ Conway is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Conway Russ Conway was a British popular music pianist. Conway had 20 piano instrumentals in the UK Singles Chart between 1957 and 1963, including two number one hits.

Russ Woody is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Woody Russ Woody is an actor, screenwriter and television producer.

Russ McCubbin is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ McCubbin Julian Russell "Russ" McCubbin is an American television and film actor and stunt man. McCubbin attended Hargrave Military Academy in Chatham, Virginia.

Russ Courtnall is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Courtnall Russell William Courtnall is a former Canadian NHL player. He played for the Toronto Maple Leafs, Montreal Canadiens, Minnesota North Stars, Dallas Stars, Vancouver Canucks, New York Rangers and ...more

Russ Diapper is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Diapper Russ Diapper is a film actor, stunt performer, director, producer, cinematographer, score composer and screenwriter.

Russ Hochstein is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Hochstein Russ Hochstein is an American football offensive lineman who is currently a free agent in the National Football League. After playing college football for Nebraska, he was drafted by the Tampa ...more

Russ Altman is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Altman Russ Biagio Altman is a scientist at Stanford University Medical School, where he is chair of the department of Bioengineering and director of the program in Biomedical Informatics. He is a past ...more

Russ Marin is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Marin Russ Marin was an American film and television actor active from the early 1970s to the early 1990s. Among the many shows he guest starred include Mannix, Bonanza, The Secrets of Isis, Wonder ...more

Russ Ballard is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Ballard Russell Glyn "Russ" Ballard is an English singer, songwriter and musician.

Famous White Women Who Married Black Men The Best Soju Brands

Russ Hathaway is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Hathaway Russell Grant Hathaway was a professional American football player who played 8 seasons in the early National Football League for the Muncie Flyers, Dayton Triangles, Pottsville Maroons and ...more

Russ Jaquith is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Jaquith Russ Jaquith is a cinematographer, film director, film producer and film editor.

Russ Kick is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Kick Russ Kick is an American writer, editor, and publisher. He was the founder and editor of the website The Memory Hole, which published and archived U.S. government documents, including scientific ...more

Russ Grieve is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Grieve Russ Grieve was an actor.

Russ Nelson is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Nelson Russell "Russ" Nelson is an American computer programmer. He was a founding board member of the Open Source Initiative and briefly served as its president in 2005.

Russ Jones is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Jones Russ Jones is a Canadian novelist, illustrator, and magazine editor, active in the publishing and entertainment industries over a half-century, best known as the creator of the magazine Creepy ...more

Russ Edmonds is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Russ
Russ Edmonds Russ Edmonds is an American animator most noted for his character animation at the Walt Disney Company. He worked on several Disney feature films, including Beauty and the Beast, The Hunchback ...more