Who knew there were so many famous people named Syed in the world? Our list of celebrities named Syed 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 Syeds 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 Syed, actors named Syed, and much more. Syed Abid Ali, Syed Nazrul Islam, and Syed Qasim Mahmood are only a few of the well-known people named Syed on this list.