How many celebrities named Stan or Stanley can you think of? The famous Stans and Stanleys below have many different professions, including notable actors named Stanley, famous athletes named Stan, and even musicians named Stanley.
Stan Lee is certainly one of the most famous Stans on this list. One of the famous writers named Stan, he spent much of his career with Marvel Comics. He created or co-created such characters as Spider-Man, the X-Men, Black Panther, and many more.
Another of the famous people with the first name Stanley is Stanley Tucci. He is an actor best known for films including The Devil Wears Prada, Spotlight, and Road to Perdition. He played another famous Stanley, Stanley Kubrick, in the TV movie The Life and Death of Peter Sellers.
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Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of AmericaStan Lee (born Stanley Martin Lieber ; December 28, 1922 – November 12, 2018) was an American... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of AmericaStanley Kubrick (; July 26, 1928 – March 7, 1999) was an American film director, screenwriter,... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Peekskill, New York, United States of AmericaStanley Tucci (born November 11, 1960) is an American actor, writer, producer, and film... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Ulverston, United KingdomStan Laurel (born Arthur Stanley Jefferson; 16 June 1890 – 23 February 1965) was an English... more on Wikipedia
- 5Stan Berkowitz is a screenwriter and television producer.
Birthplace: Donora, Pennsylvania, United States of AmericaStanley Frank Musial (; born Stanisław Franciszek Musiał; November 21, 1920 – January 19,... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Barstow, California, United States of AmericaStanard "Stan" Ridgway (born April 5, 1954) is an American multi-instrumentalist... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: USA, Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaStan Getz (born Stanley Gayetski; February 2, 1927 – June 6, 1991) was an American jazz... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Atchison, Kansas, United States of AmericaStanley Price (December 31, 1892 – July 13, 1955) was an American film supporting actor who... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Ferndale, United KingdomSir William Stanley Baker (28 February 1928 – 28 June 1976) was a Welsh actor and film... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: USA, Chicago, IllinoisStanley Jordan (born July 31, 1959) is an American jazz guitarist whose technique involves... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Shamokin, PennsylvaniaStanley Anthony Coveleski (born Stanislaus Kowalewski, July 13, 1889 – March 20, 1984) was an... more on Wikipedia
- 13John Stanley Hansen II (born August 29, 1949) is a retired professional wrestler. Hansen is... more on Wikipedia14
Birthplace: Kansas City, Missouri, United States of AmericaJames Stanley Brakhage ( BRAK-ij; January 14, 1933 – March 9, 2003), better known as Stan... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: SokolčeStanley Mikita (born Stanislav Guoth; May 20, 1940 – August 7, 2018) was a Slovak-born... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Los Angeles, CaliforniaStanley Lawrence Crouch (born December 14, 1945) is an American poet, music and cultural... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Manor Park, London, United KingdomStanley Augustus Holloway, OBE (1 October 1890 – 30 January 1982) was an English stage and... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Easley, South CarolinaStanley Douglas Morgan (born February 17, 1955) is an American former football player who was... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of AmericaStanley Holroyd "Stan" Chambers (August 11, 1923 – February 13, 2015) was an American... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: USA, Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaStan Levey (April 5, 1926 – April 19, 2005) was an American jazz drummer.
Birthplace: Richmond, Virginia, United States of AmericaStanley "Stan" Winston (April 7, 1946 – June 15, 2008) was an American television and film... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Grand Rapids, MichiganStanisław Kiecal (September 14, 1886 – October 15, 1910), better known in the boxing world as... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Dallas, TexasStan Rice (November 7, 1942 – December 9, 2002) was an American poet and artist. He was the... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Columbia, MissouriEnos Stanley Kroenke (; born July 29, 1947) is an American businessman and entrepreneur. He... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Billings, Montana, United States of AmericaStanley Anderson (October 23, 1939 – June 24, 2018) was an American actor. He is perhaps best... more on Wikipedia