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List of famous people named Ted, along with photos. How many celebrities named Theodore can you think of? The famous Teds below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Theodore, athletes named Ted, and even political figures named Theodore. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Ted? Add them to the list.

You may not know why, but everyone knows the name Ted Bundy. He had admitted to about 30 homicides and was possibly involved in many others. Luckily he was caught, and was executed. But not to fear, there are some Ted's who have done much good in the world. Ted Roosevelt was the 26th President of the United States. Known for his hunting, he even had the Teddy Bear named after him. He was also a leader of the Progressive Era.

Theodore Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Theodore Roosevelt Died at 61 (1858-1919) Theodore "T.R." Roosevelt Jr. was an American politician, author, naturalist, soldier, explorer, and historian who served as the 26th President of the United States. He was a leader of ...more

Ted Nugent is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Nugent age 69 Theodore Anthony "Ted" Nugent is an American musician, hunter, and political activist from Detroit, Michigan. Nugent initially gained fame as the lead guitarist of The Amboy Dukes ...more

Ted Cruz is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Cruz age 47 Rafael Edward "Ted" Cruz is the junior United States Senator from Texas. Elected in 2012 as a Republican, he is the first Hispanic or Cuban American to serve as a U.S. Senator from ...more

Ted Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Hendricks age 68 Theodore "Ted" Paul Hendricks is a former American football linebacker who played 15 seasons for the Baltimore Colts, the Green Bay Packers and the Oakland and Los Angeles Raiders in ...more

Ted Williams is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Williams Died at 84 (1918-2002) Theodore Samuel "Ted" Williams was an American Major League Baseball left fielder, and later manager. Williams played his entire 19-year major league career for the Boston Red Sox from ...more

Ted Bundy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Bundy Died at 43 (1946-1989) Theodore Robert "Ted" Bundy was an American serial killer, kidnapper, rapist, and necrophile who assaulted and murdered numerous young women and girls during the 1970s and possibly ...more

Ted Danson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Danson age 70 Edward Bridge "Ted" Danson III is an American actor, author, and producer, well known for his role as lead character Sam Malone in the sitcom Cheers, and his role as Dr. John Becker on ...more

Ted DiBiase is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted DiBiase age 64 Theodore Marvin "Ted" DiBiase Sr. is an American former professional wrestler, manager, ordained minister and color commentator. He is signed with WWE working in their Legends program. ...more

Ted Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Kennedy Died at 77 (1932-2009) Edward Moore "Ted" Kennedy was a United States Senator from Massachusetts and a member of the Democratic Party. He was the second most senior member of the Senate when he died and was ...more

Ted Turner is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Turner age 79 Robert Edward "Ted" Turner III is an American media mogul and philanthropist. As a businessman, he is known as founder of the Cable News Network more popularly known as CNN, the first ...more

Ted Simmons is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Simmons age 68 Ted Lyle Simmons is an American former professional baseball player and coach. A switch-hitter, Simmons was a catcher for most of his Major League Baseball career with the St. Louis Cardinals, ...more

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Ted "Kid" Lewis Died at 77 (1893-1970) Ted "Kid" Lewis was an English professional boxer who twice won the World Welterweight Championship. Lewis is often grouped alongside the all-time greats, with ESPN ranking him 41st on ...more

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Ted DiBiase, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted DiBiase, Jr. age 35 Theodore Marvin "Ted" DiBiase Jr. is an American professional wrestler and actor, best known for his time with WWE. Part of the DiBiase wrestling family, he was trained by Chris ...more

Ted Lyons is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Lyons Died at 86 (1900-1986) Theodore Amar Lyons was an American professional baseball starting pitcher, manager and coach in Major League Baseball. He played MLB seasons, all with the Chicago White Sox. He is the franchise ...more

Ted Haggard is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Haggard age 61 Ted Arthur Haggard is an American evangelical pastor. Known as Pastor Ted to the congregation he served, he was the founder and former pastor of the New Life Church in Colorado Springs, ...more

Ted Knight is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Knight Died at 63 (1923-1986) Ted Knight was an American actor and voice artist perhaps best known for playing the comedic role of Ted Baxter in The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Henry Rush in Too Close for Comfort, and Judge Elihu ...more

Ted Kluszewski is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Kluszewski Died at 64 (1924-1988) Theodore Bernard "Big Klu" Kluszewski was an American professional baseball player who spent most of his Major League Baseball career as a first baseman for the Cincinnati Reds. In ...more

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Ted Levine is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Levine age 60 Frank Theodore “Ted” Levine is an American actor. He is known for his roles as Buffalo Bill in The Silence of the Lambs and as Captain Leland Stottlemeyer in the television series Monk.

Ted Hughes is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Hughes Died at 68 (1930-1998) Edward James "Ted" Hughes, OM was an English poet and children's writer. Critics routinely rank him as one of the best poets of his generation. Hughes was British Poet Laureate from ...more

Ted Lindsay is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Lindsay age 92 Robert Blake Theodore “Terrible Ted" Lindsay is a former professional ice hockey player, a forward for the Detroit Red Wings and Chicago Blackhawks of the National Hockey League. He scored ...more

Ted Kaczynski is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Kaczynski age 75 Theodore John "Ted" Kaczynski, also known as the "Unabomber", is an American mathematician and serial murderer. He is known for his wide-ranging social critiques, which ...more

Ted Kwalick is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Kwalick age 70 Thaddeus John Kwalick is a former American football tight end in the National Football League and World Football League. He played for the San Francisco 49ers from 1969-1974 and the Oakland ...more

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Ted Washington is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Washington age 47 Theodore Washington, Jr. is a former American football nose tackle. He was originally drafted out of Louisville by the San Francisco 49ers, 25th overall in the 1991 NFL Draft, but also played ...more

Ted McGinley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted McGinley age 59 Theodore Martin "Ted" McGinley is an American actor. He is known for his roles as Jefferson D'Arcy on the television satire Married... with Children and as Charley Shanowski on the ABC ...more

Ted Cassidy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Cassidy Died at 47 (1932-1979) Theodore Crawford "Ted" Cassidy was an American actor who performed in numerous television shows and films. Noted for his tall stature at 6 feet 9 inches, he tended to play unusual ...more

Ted Hawkins is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Hawkins Died at 59 (1936-1995) Ted Hawkins was an American singer-songwriter. He was born in Biloxi, Mississippi, United States. Hawkins was an enigmatic figure through most of his career; he split his time between his ...more

Ted Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Kennedy Died at 84 (1925-2009) Theodore Samuel "Teeder" Kennedy was a professional ice hockey centre who played his entire career with the Toronto Maple Leafs from 1942 to 1957 and was captain for eight seasons. He ...more

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Ted Ginn, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Ginn, Jr. age 32 Theodore "Ted" Ginn, Jr. is an American football wide receiver and kickoff returner for the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League. He played college football at Ohio State, ...more

Theodore Roethke is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Theodore Roethke Died at 55 (1908-1963) Theodore Huebner Roethke was an American poet. He published several volumes of award-winning and critically acclaimed poetry. Roethke is regarded as one of the most accomplished and influential ...more

Theodore Dreiser is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Theodore Dreiser Died at 74 (1871-1945) Theodore Herman Albert Dreiser was an American novelist and journalist of the naturalist school. His novels often featured main characters who succeeded at their objectives despite a lack of a ...more

Theodore Bikel is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Theodore Bikel age 93 Theodore Meir Bikel is an Austrian-American actor, folk singer, musician, and composer. He made his film debut in The African Queen and was nominated for an Academy Award for his supporting role ...more

Ted Koppel is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Koppel age 78 Edward James Martin "Ted" Koppel is a British American broadcast journalist, best known as the anchor for Nightline from the program's inception in 1980 until his retirement in late ...more

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Ted Raimi is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Raimi age 52 Theodore "Ted" Raimi is an American actor, director and writer perhaps best known for his roles as Lieutenant Tim O'Neill in seaQuest DSV and starring as Joxer the Mighty in Xena: ...more

Ted Wass is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Wass age 65 Theodore "Ted" Wass, is an American actor and television director. He is best known for his roles as Danny Dallas on the series Soap and as Nick Russo on the NBC sitcom Blossom. Since ...more

Ted Johnson is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Johnson age 43 Ted Curtiss Johnson is a former American football player in the National Football League. He grew up in Carlsbad, California where he graduated from Carlsbad High School in 1991. From there he ...more

Ted Allen is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Allen age 52 Ted Allen is an American writer, cookbook author, and television personality. He was the food and wine connoisseur on the American Bravo network's television program Queer Eye and has been the ...more

Ted Leonsis is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Leonsis age 61 Theodore John Leonsis is a Greek- American sports team owner, venture capital investor, filmmaker, author, and philanthropist. He is a former senior executive with America Online. As the ...more

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Ted Post is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Post Died at 95 (1918-2013) Ted Post was an American television and film director.

Ted Leo and the Pharmacists is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Leo and the Pharmacists Ted Leo and the Pharmacists are an American rock band formed in 1999 in Washington, D.C. and currently recording for Matador Records. They have released six full-length studio albums and have ...more

Ted Demme is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Demme Died at 39 (1963-2002) Edward Kern "Ted" Demme was an American film director and producer.

Ted Leo is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Leo age 47 Theodore Francis "Ted" Leo, is an American punk rock/indie rock songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who has played in the bands Citizens Arrest, Chisel, The Sin-Eaters, The Spinanes, ...more

Ted Tinling is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Tinling Died at 80 (1910-1990) Cuthbert Collingwood "Ted" Tinling, sometimes known as Teddy Tinling, was an English tennis player, fashion designer, spy and author. He was a firm fixture on the professional tennis ...more

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Théodore Géricault is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Théodore Géricault Died at 33 (1791-1824) Jean-Louis André Théodore Géricault was an influential French painter and lithographer, known for The Raft of the Medusa and other paintings. Although he died young, he was ...more

Ted Willis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Willis Died at 78 (1914-1992) Edward Henry Willis, Baron Willis, commonly known as Ted Willis, was a British playwright, novelist and screenwriter who was also politically active in support of the Labour Party. He was listed ...more

Ted Berrigan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Berrigan Died at 49 (1934-1983) Ted Berrigan was an American poet.

Ted Dekker is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Dekker age 55 Ted Dekker is a New York Times best-selling author of Christian mystery, thriller, and fantasy novels including Thr3e, Obsessed, and the Books of History Chronicles.

Theodore Long is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Theodore Long age 70 Theodore Robert Rufus "Teddy" Long is an American professional wrestling personality, having served as a manager, referee and authority figure, best known for his long tenure with WWE. ...more

Theodore Sturgeon is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Theodore Sturgeon Died at 67 (1918-1985) Theodore Sturgeon was an American science fiction and horror writer and critic. The Internet Speculative Fiction Database credits him with about 400 reviews and more than 200 stories. Sturgeon's ...more

Ted Abernathy is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Abernathy Died at 71 (1933-2004) Ted Wade Abernathy was a Major League Baseball relief pitcher. He batted and threw right-handed. Abernathy appeared in 681 games and picked up 148 saves during a 14–season career between 1955 ...more

Ted Robbins is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Ted
Ted Robbins age 62 Ted Robbins is an English actor, television presenter and radio broadcaster and presents a Sunday morning show on BBC Radio Lancashire Ted has performed as a warm-up artist for numerous ...more