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Famous People Named Saul

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Ever thought about how many famous people named Saul are out there? This list of celebrities named Saul will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Sauls below include actors named Saul and athletes named Saul, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Saul who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Sauls below include Saúl Álvarez, Saul Bellow, and Saul Williams.
  • Saúl Álvarez

    Professional Boxer


    BirthplaceGuadalajara, Mexico

    Santos Saúl Álvarez Barragán (American Spanish: [saˈul ˈalβaɾes]; born July 18, 1990), best known as Saúl "Canelo" Álvarez, is a Mexican professional boxer. He has held multiple world championships...  more
  • Saul Bellow

    Novelist, Author

    AgeDec. at 89 (1915-2005)

    BirthplaceLachine, Canada

    Saul Bellow (born Solomon Bellows; 10 June 1915 – 5 April 2005) was a Canadian-American writer. For his literary work, Bellow was awarded the Pulitzer Prize, the Nobel Prize for Literature, and the...  more
  • Saul Williams

    Poet, Musician


    BirthplaceNewburgh, New York, United States of America

    Saul Stacey Williams (born February 29, 1972) is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, musician, poet, writer, and actor. He is known for his blend of poetry and alternative hip hop, and for his...  more
  • Saul Rubinek

    Film Producer, Actor



    Saul Rubinek (born July 2, 1948) is a German-born Canadian character actor, director, playwright, and producer of television, theatre, and film. He has had roles in notable films including Against...  more
  • Saul Alinsky

    Author, Writer

    AgeDec. at 63 (1909-1972)

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois

    Saul David Alinsky (January 30, 1909 – June 12, 1972) was an American community organizer and writer. He is generally considered to be the founder of modern community organizing. He is often noted...  more
  • Age47

    BirthplaceSydney, Australia

    Saul Griffith (born 1974) is an Australian American inventor. He is the founder or co-founder of multiple companies, including Otherlab (where he is currently CEO), Makani Power, and Instructables....  more
  • Saul Bass

    Film Producer, Screenwriter

    AgeDec. at 75 (1920-1996)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Saul Bass (; May 8, 1920 – April 25, 1996) was an American graphic designer and Academy Award-winning filmmaker, best known for his design of motion-picture title sequences, film posters, and...  more
  • Saul Zaentz

    Businessperson, Theatrical producer

    AgeDec. at 92 (1921-2014)

    BirthplacePassaic, New Jersey, USA

    Saul Zaentz (; February 28, 1921 – January 3, 2014) was an American film producer and record company executive. He won the Academy Award for Best Picture three times and, in 1996, was awarded the...  more
  • Saul Rogovin

    Baseball player

    AgeDec. at 71 (1923-1995)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Saul Walter Rogovin (March 24, 1922 – January 23, 1995) was an American professional baseball player. Rogovin was a pitcher over parts of 8 seasons (1949–57), with the Detroit Tigers, Chicago White...  more
  • Saúl Rivera

    Baseball player


    BirthplaceSan Juan, Puerto Rico

    Rabell Saúl Rivera (born December 7, 1977) is a right-handed former relief pitcher in professional baseball, who played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Washington Nationals and Arizona...  more
  • Saul Patu

    American football player


    Saul King Patu (born June 8, 1978) is a retired professional American football player, National Football League (NFL)(2001–2002), Arena Football League (AFL) (2003–2008), defensive end/linebacker for...  more
  • Saul Steinberg

    Cartoonist, Writer

    AgeDec. at 84 (1914-1999)

    BirthplaceRâmnicu Sărat, Romania

    Saul Steinberg (June 15, 1914 – May 12, 1999) was a Romanian American cartoonist and illustrator, best known for his work for The New Yorker, most notably View of the World from 9th Avenue. He...  more
  • Saul Friedländer

    Historian, Professor


    BirthplacePrague, Europe, Czech Republic, Central Europe, Czechoslovakia

    Saul Friedländer (Hebrew: שאול פרידלנדר; born October 11, 1932) is an Israeli/French historian and currently a professor emeritus of history at UCLA....  more
  • Saul Kripke

    Logician, Physician


    BirthplaceBay Shore, New York

    Saul Aaron Kripke (; born November 13, 1940) is an American philosopher and logician. He is a Distinguished Professor of Philosophy at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York and...  more
  • Saúl Morales

    Saúl Morales Corral (3 May 1973 – 28 February 2000) was a Spanish racing cyclist, who was born in Madrid. Morales became a professional in 1999, at the Fuenlabrada team. That year his fellow team...  more
  • Saul Aarons

  • Saul Chaplin

    Film Score Composer, Film Producer

    AgeDec. at 85 (1912-1997)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    Saul Chaplin (February 19, 1912 – November 15, 1997) was an American composer and musical director. He was born Saul Kaplan in Brooklyn, New York. He had worked on stage, screen and television since...  more
  • Saul Steinberg

    Businessperson, Banker

    AgeDec. at 73 (1939-2012)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Saul Phillip Steinberg (August 13, 1939 – December 7, 2012) was an American businessman and financier. He became a millionaire before his 30th birthday and a billionaire before his 40th birthday....  more
  • Saul Gorss

    Stunt Performer, Actor

    AgeDec. at 58 (1908-1966)

    BirthplaceUSA, Cincinnati, Ohio

    Sol Gorss, born Saul Gorss (March 22, 1908 – September 10, 1966) was a prominent American movie and television actor. He was active from the 1930s to the mid-1960s, when he died. Gorss appeared in...  more
  • Saúl Hernández

    Musician, Composer


    BirthplaceMexico City, Mexico

    Saúl Alfonso Hernández Estrada (born January 15, 1964), is a Mexican musician, writer, poet, songwriter and the lead singer of Jaguares and Caifanes, two prominent Mexican rock en español bands....  more
  • Saul K. Padover

    Historian, Professor

    AgeDec. at 75 (1905-1981)

    BirthplaceVienna, Austria

    Saul Kussiel Padover (April 13, 1905 – February 22, 1981) was a historian and political scientist at the New School for Social Research in New York City who wrote or edited studies of Karl Marx,...  more
  • Saul Krugman (April 7, 1911 – October 26, 1995) U.S. award-winning pediatrician whose studies of hepatitis, rubella, and measles resulted in the development of vaccinations for these debilitating...  more
  • Age74

    BirthplaceJohannesburg, South Africa

    Saul A. Teukolsky (born August 2, 1947) is a theoretical astrophysicist and a professor of Physics and Astronomy at Caltech and Cornell University. His major research interests include general...  more
  • Age65

    BirthplaceBuenos Aires, Argentina

    Saúl Gustavo Lisazo Oscoidi (Spanish pronunciation: [saˈul liˈsaso]; born June 1, 1956 in Los Toldos, province of Buenos Aires in Argentina) is an Argentine actor and ex-footballer....  more
  • Age62

    BirthplaceChampaign-Urbana Metropolitan Statistical Area, Illinois

    Saul Perlmutter (born September 22, 1959) is a U.S. astrophysicist at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and a professor of physics at the University of California, Berkeley. He is a member of...  more
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