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Have you ever realized how many famous people named Theo there are? We put together this list of celebrities named Theo to show that Theos have a lot of good representation for their names. Some of the famous Theos on this list might go by Theodore, so this list also includes famous people named Theodore. From actors named Theodore to athletes named Theo, this list should include the most notable people whose name is Theodore. This list includes well-known Theos like American president Theodore Roosevelt, English soccer player Theo Walcott, and English actor Theo James.
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Theodore Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Dec. at 61 (1858-1919)

Birthplace: Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America

Theodore Roosevelt Jr. ( ROH-zə-velt; October 27, 1858 – January 6, 1919) was an American statesman, politician, conservationist, naturalist, and writer who served as the 26th president of the ...more

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Theo Walcott is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Age: 29

Birthplace: Stanmore, United Kingdom

Theo James Walcott (born 16 March 1989) is an English professional footballer who plays as a forward for Premier League club Everton and the English national team. Walcott is a product of the ...more

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Theo James is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Age: 34

Birthplace: Oxford, United Kingdom

Theodore Peter James Kinnaird Taptiklis (born 16 December 1984), better known as Theo James, is an English actor, director, producer and model, known for portraying the role of Tobias ...more

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Theodor Herzl is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Dec. at 44 (1860-1904)

Birthplace: Pest, Hungary, Budapest, Hungary

Theodor Herzl (; German: [ˈhɛɐtsl̩]; Hebrew: תֵּאוֹדוֹר הֶרְצְל Te'odor Hertsel; Hungarian: Herzl Tivadar; Hebrew name given at his brit milah Binyamin Ze'ev (Hebrew: בִּנְיָמִין זְאֵב), also ...more
Theo Rossi is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Age: 43

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

John Theodore "Theo" Rossi (born June 4, 1975) is an American actor and producer best known for his portrayal of Juan Carlos "Juice" Ortiz on the FX series Sons of Anarchy. ...more
Theo Ratliff is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Age: 45

Birthplace: Demopolis, Alabama

Theophalus Curtis Ratliff (born April 17, 1973) is an American retired professional basketball player who last played with the NBA's Los Angeles Lakers. Primarily a center, he was an excellent ...more

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Theodore Roethke is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Dec. at 55 (1908-1963)

Birthplace: Saginaw, Michigan

Theodore Huebner Roethke ( RET-kee; May 25, 1908 – August 1, 1963) was an American poet. Roethke is regarded as one of the most accomplished and influential poets of his generation.Roethke's ...more
Theo van Gogh is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Age: Died at 47 (1957-2004)

Birthplace: The Hague, Netherlands

Theodoor "Theo" van Gogh (Dutch: [ˈteːjoː vɑŋ ˈɣɔx]; 23 July 1957 – 2 November 2004) was a Dutch film director, film producer, television director, television producer, television ...more

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Theodore Dreiser is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Dec. at 74 (1871-1945)

Birthplace: Terre Haute, Indiana

Theodore Herman Albert Dreiser (; August 27, 1871 – December 28, 1945) was an American novelist and journalist of the naturalist school. His novels often featured main characters who succeeded ...more
Theodore Bikel is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Age: 91

Birthplace: Vienna, Austria

Theodore Meir Bikel ( bih-KEL; May 2, 1924 – July 21, 2015) was an Austrian-American actor, folk singer, musician, composer, unionist and political activist. He appeared in films including The ...more
Theo Keating is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Age: 47
Theo Keating, also known as Fake Blood and Touché, is a British DJ, musician and music producer who made his name as one half of The Wiseguys, a British hip hop/big beat band, together ...more
Theodor W. Adorno is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Dec. at 66 (1903-1969)

Birthplace: Frankfurt, Germany

Theodor W. Adorno (; German: [ʔaˈdɔɐ̯no]; born Theodor Ludwig Wiesengrund; September 11, 1903 – August 6, 1969) was a German philosopher, sociologist, psychologist and composer known for his ...more
Theodore Roberts is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Dec. at 67 (1861-1928)

Birthplace: USA, California, San Francisco

Theodore Roberts the actor is not to be confused with author Theodore Goodridge Roberts, 1877–1953, who wrote "The Harbor Master". Theodore Roberts (October 8, 1861 in San Francisco, ...more
Theo Kogan is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Age: 49

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Theo Kogan (born December 23, 1969) is an American singer, songwriter, model, and actress. She is most well known for being the vocalist of the all girl punk band, Lunachicks. Currently, she ...more
Theo Parrish is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Age: 47

Birthplace: Washington, D.C.

Theo Parrish (born 1972) is an American DJ and record producer based in Detroit, Michigan. He is an owner of the Sound Signature record label. He is a member of 3 Chairs, The Rotating Assembly, ...more

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Théodore Gé... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Dec. at 33 (1791-1824)

Birthplace: Rouen, France

Jean-Louis André Théodore Géricault (French: [ʒɑ̃ lwi ɑ̃dʁe teodoʁ ʒeʁiko]; 26 September 1791 – 26 January 1824) was an influential French painter and lithographer, whose ...more
Theodor Storm is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Dec. at 71 (1817-1888)

Birthplace: Husum, Germany

Hans Theodor Woldsen Storm (14 September 1817 – 4 July 1888), commonly known as Theodor Storm, was a German writer. He is considered to be one of the most important figures of German realism.
Theodore Long is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Age: 71

Birthplace: Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America

Theodore Robert Rufus Long (born September 15, 1947) is an American retired professional wrestling personality who made appearances for WWE, having served as a manager, referee and authority ...more
Theodore Sturgeon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Dec. at 67 (1918-1985)

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Theodore Sturgeon (; born Edward Hamilton Waldo, February 26, 1918 – May 8, 1985) was an American writer, primarily of fantasy, science fiction and horror. He was also a critic. He wrote ...more
Theodor Mommsen is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Dec. at 86 (1817-1903)

Birthplace: Garding, Germany

Christian Matthias Theodor Mommsen (30 November 1817 – 1 November 1903) was a German classical scholar, historian, jurist, journalist, politician and archaeologist. He was one of the greatest ...more

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Theodor Heuss is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Dec. at 79 (1884-1963)

Birthplace: Brackenheim, Germany

Theodor Heuss (German pronunciation: [ˈte:odɔɐ ˈhɔʏs]; 31 January 1884 – 12 December 1963) was a West German liberal politician who served as the first President of the Federal Republic of ...more
Theodor Eicke is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Dec. at 51 (1892-1943)

Birthplace: Hampont, France

Theodor Eicke (17 October 1892 – 26 February 1943) was a German SS functionary during the Nazi era. He was one of the key figures in the development of the Nazi concentration camp system in ...more
Theo Waigel is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Age: 79

Birthplace: Ursberg, Germany

Theodor "Theo" Waigel (born 22 April 1939) is a German politician of the Christian Social Union in Bavaria (CSU). Waigel is a lawyer, and earned a doctorate in 1967. He was a member of ...more
Theodore Cole is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Dec. at 24 (1913-1937)
Theodore "Ted" Cole (born April 6, 1913; missing since December 16, 1937) and Ralph Roe (born February 5, 1906; missing since December 16, 1937) took part in the second documented ...more

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Theodore F. Green is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Theo
Dec. at 99 (1867-1966)

Birthplace: Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America

Theodore Francis Green (October 2, 1867 – May 19, 1966) was an American politician from Rhode Island. A Democrat, Green served as the 57th Governor of Rhode Island (1933–1937) and in the United ...more