List of famous people named Timothy, along with photos. How many celebrities named Tim can you think of? The famous Timothys below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Tim, athletes named Timothy, and even political figures named Tim. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Timothy? Add them to the list.If you like the kind of people who are a bit out of the box, you're going to want to read over this list of people named Timothy. Almost a one-name brand at is point famous sports quarterback Tim Tebow, then there is famous Rocky Horror actor Tim Curry, and of course Timothy Leary, the Harvard scientist who discovered LSD.