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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
Dec. 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
age 70 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
age 48 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
age 71 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
Dec. 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
Dec. at 43 (1946-1989) Theodore Robert "Ted" Bundy was an American who hurt numerous young women and girls during the 1970s and possibly earlier. Shortly before his execution, after more than a decade of ...more

Ted Danson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Ted
age 71 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
age 65 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
Dec. 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
age 80 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
age 69 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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Dec. 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

Ted DiBiase, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Ted
age 36 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
Dec. 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
age 62 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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

Ted Levine is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Ted
age 61 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
Dec. 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
age 93 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
age 76 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
age 71 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

Ted Washington is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Ted
age 50 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
age 60 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
Dec. 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