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Ever thought about how many famous people named Simon are out there? This list of celebrities named Simon will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Simons below include actors named Simon and athletes named Simon, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Simon who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Simons below include Simon Cowell, Simon Mignolet, and Simon Pegg.
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Simon Cowell is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Record producer, Businessperson, Television producer Simon Phillip Cowell is an English reality TV celebrity, music and television producer and talent scout. He is known in the United Kingdom and United States for his role as a talent judge on TV ...more

Simon Mignolet is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Footballer Simon Luc Hildebert Mignolet is a Belgian professional footballer who plays for English club Liverpool and the Belgium national team as a goalkeeper. Mignolet started his career with Belgian ...more

Simon Pegg is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Comedian, Film Producer, Screenwriter Simon John Pegg is an English actor, comedian, screenwriter, and film producer. Pegg is best known for having co-written and starred in the Three Flavours Cornetto trilogy of films, Hot Fuzz, ...more

Simon Baker is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Television director, Television producer, Actor Simon Baker is an Australian actor and director. In his television acting career, he is best known for his lead role in the CBS television series The Mentalist as Patrick Jane and as Nicholas ...more

Simon Le Bon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Musician, Lyricist, Singer Simon John Charles Le Bon is a British musician, best known as the lead singer, lyricist and musician of the band Duran Duran and its offshoot, Arcadia.

Simon Helberg is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Comedian, Pianist, Television producer Simon Maxwell Helberg is an American actor and comedian best known for his role as Howard Wolowitz in the sitcom The Big Bang Theory. He has appeared on the sketch comedy series MADtv and is ...more

Simon Gagné is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Ice Hockey Player Simon Gagné is a Canadian professional ice hockey left winger who is currently an Unrestricted Free Agent. Previously, he played for the Philadelphia Flyers, Tampa Bay Lightning, Los ...more

Simon Patterson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Simon Patterson is a British trance DJ and producer from London.

Simon Rex is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Pornographic actor, Rapper, Comedian Simon Rex Cutright, better known as Simon Rex or Dirt Nasty, is an American actor, comedian, rapper, record producer, model, and former VJ. He is known for being an MTV VJ turned rapper and ...more

Simón Bolívar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Politician, Soldier Simón José Antonio de la Santísima Trinidad Bolívar y Palacios Ponte y Blanco, commonly known as Simón Bolívar, was a Venezuelan statesman and military ...more

Simon Callow is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Theatre Director, Musician, Author Simon Phillip Hugh Callow, CBE is an English actor, musician, writer, and theatre director.

Simon Phillips is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Record producer, Musician, Drummer Simon Phillips is an English jazz, pop and rock drummer and producer, best known for his 22-year stint with Toto. He is also a prolific session drummer, and has played for Jeff Beck, The Who, ...more

Simon Amstell is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor Simon Marc Amstell is an English comedian, television presenter, screenwriter and actor, best known for his roles as former co-host of Popworld, former host of Never Mind the Buzzcocks and ...more

Simon Bolivar Buckner is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Soldier Simon Bolivar Buckner was an American soldier and politician who fought in the United States Army in the Mexican–American War and in the Confederate States Army during the American Civil War. He ...more

Simon Kirke is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Musician, Singer-songwriter, Drummer Simon Frederick St George Kirke is an English rock drummer best known as a member of Free and Bad Company.

Simon MacCorkindale is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Television director, Television producer, Screenwriter Simon Charles Pendered MacCorkindale was a British actor, film director, writer and producer. MacCorkindale spent much of his childhood moving around due to his father's commission with the ...more

Simon West is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Television producer, Film Producer, Film Editor Simon West is an English film director. West started as a film editor with the BBC, then directed documentaries and commercials including many for Budweiser. His film directing career started ...more

Simon Ammann is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Ski jumper, Athlete Simon Ammann is a Swiss ski jumper and double Olympic Champion at both the 2002 and 2010 Winter Olympics.

Simon Russell Beale is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Historian, Actor Simon Russell Beale, CBE is an English actor and music historian. He has been described by The Independent as "the greatest stage actor of his generation." He has appeared in ...more

Simon Groom is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Presenter Simon Groom is a British producer and director, best known as a former presenter of Blue Peter. Groom was born in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, and was brought up on a farm in Dethick, which he ...more

Simon Barere is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Pianist Simon Barere was a renowned Russian pianist. His Russian surname Барер is transliterated Barer, however, as an adult he changed the spelling to Barere in order to reduce the frequency of ...more

Simon Eder is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Military Officer, Athlete, Biathlete Simon Eder is a biathlete.  

Simon Monjack is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Film Director Simon Mark Monjack was a British screenwriter, film director, film producer and make-up artist. He was the husband of American actress Brittany Murphy.

Simon Wincer is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Television director, Film Producer, Screenwriter Simon Wincer is an Australian film director and film producer. He attended Cranbrook School, Bellevue Hill, Sydney from 1950 to 1961. On leaving school he worked as a stage hand at TV Station ...more

Simon Rhee is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Stunt Performer, Stunt Coordinator, Actor Simon Rhee is a stunt performer and actor.

Simon Yam is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Film Producer, Model, Actor Simon Yam, also known as Yam Tat-wah, is a veteran Hong Kong-based actor and film producer. He received international acclaim for his performances in international film festival hits and box ...more

Simon Tong is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Record producer, Guitarist, Musician Simon Tong is an English guitarist and keyboardist who was a member of The Verve between 1996 and 1999 and is currently a member of Erland and the Carnival and Transmission. He has also played ...more

Simon Clark is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Novelist, Writer Simon Clark is a horror novelist from Doncaster, England. He is the author of the novel The Night of the Triffids, the novella Humpty's Bones, and the short story Goblin City Lights, which have ...more

Simon Oakland is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Musician, Actor, Violinist Simon Oakland was an American actor of stage, screen, and television.

Simon Fowler is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Guitarist, Musician, Singer Simon Geoffrey Fowler is an English singer and acoustic guitarist, best known as the frontman of Ocean Colour Scene.

Simon Whitfield is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Triathlete Simon St. Quentin Whitfield is a retired Olympic triathlon champion from Canada. Whitfield won 10 consecutive Canadian Triathlon Championships titles and carried the Canadian national flag ...more

Simon Woods is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Actor Simon Woods is an English actor best known for his role as Octavian in Season 2 of the British-American television series Rome and the 2005 Pride & Prejudice as Mr. Charles Bingley. He also ...more

Simon Maccabeus is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Simon
High Priest Simon Maccabeus also referred to as Simon Thassi was the second son of Mattathias and thus a member of the Hasmonean family. The name "Thassi" has an uncertain meaning He took a ...more

Simon Kjær is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Footballer Simon Thorup Kjær is a Danish professional football player, who plays as a centre back for Lille in the French Ligue 1, and the Danish national team. He was named 2007 Danish under-19 ...more

Simon Nicol is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Record producer, Musician, Singer Simon John Breckenridge Nicol is an English guitarist, singer, multi-instrumentalist and record producer. He was a founding member of British folk rock group Fairport Convention and is the only ...more

Simon Reuben is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Businessperson Simon Reuben is a businessperson and philanthropist. Having business activities in Real Estate, Venture Capital and Private Equity, Simon is listed as one of 2009 Forbes Billionaires.

Simon Hughes is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Politician Simon Henry Ward Hughes, PC MP is a British politician, was Deputy Leader of the Liberal Democrats from 2010 to 2014, and since 2013 has been Minister of State at the Ministry of Justice. He has ...more

Simon de Souza is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Simon de Souza is a horn teacher in the United Kingdom. He taught at the Birmingham Conservatoire, was horn tutor at Wells Cathedral School and the Purcell School, and was also involved with the ...more

Simon Gray is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Memoirist, Novelist, Screenwriter Simon James Holliday Gray, CBE was an English playwright and memoirist who also had a career as a university lecturer in English literature at Queen Mary, University of London, for 20 years. ...more

Simon Carter is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Simon Carter is a menswear retailer based in London, known especially for their accessories such as cufflinks, watches, jewellery and luggage, although the business has also branched out into ...more

Simon Bailey is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Priest, Writer The Reverend Simon Bailey was an Anglican priest and writer. He came to national attention when a television documentary was made of how he continued his work in the parish after telling his ...more

Simon Curtis is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Television director, Television producer, Film Producer Simon Curtis is a British film director and producer. He is best known for directing My Week with Marilyn.

Simon Gallup is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Bassist, Musician, Keyboard player Simon Jonathon Gallup is an English musician and bassist of the post-punk band The Cure.

Simon Kuznets is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Scientist, Economist, Statistician Simon Smith Kuznets was a Jewish-American economist, statistician, demographer, and economic historian who won the 1971 Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences "for his empirically ...more

Simon Oates is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Actor Simon Oates was an English actor best known for his roles on television. Born in Canning Town, east London, and subsequently moving to Finchley in his teens, Oates trained as a heating engineer ...more

Simon Abkarian is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Choreographer, Actor, Voice acting Simon Abkarian is a French-Armenian actor.

Simon Nkoli is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Simon Tseko Nkoli was an anti-apartheid, gay rights and AIDS activist in South Africa. Nkoli was born in Soweto in a seSotho-speaking family. He grew up on a farm in the Free State and his ...more

Simon Jones is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Actor, Voice acting Simon Jones is an English actor, who appeared in the television and radio series of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, in which he played the lead role of Arthur Dent. Its author Douglas ...more

Simon Collins is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Record producer, Musician, Drummer Simon Collins is a Canadian musician, drummer and lead vocalist of the progressive rock band, Sound of Contact. Collins is the son of English drummer and singer Phil Collins and Collins' first ...more

Simon Fuller is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Simon
Television producer, Entrepreneur, Film Producer Simon Fuller is an English entrepreneur, artist manager and television producer. He is best known for being the creator of the Idol franchise, which was first seen in the UK under the name Pop ...more