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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.
Timothée Chalamet... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 24
Timothée Hal Chalamet (born December 27, 1995) is an American actor. Chalamet started his acting career in short films before appearing in the acclaimed television series Homeland. He ...more

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Tim Duncan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 42

Birthplace: Christiansted, United States Virgin Islands

Timothy Theodore Duncan (born April 25, 1976) is an American professional basketball coach and former player who is an assistant coach for the San Antonio Spurs of the National Basketball ...more

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Tim Tebow is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 31

Birthplace: Makati, Philippines

Timothy Richard Tebow (; born August 14, 1987) is an American professional baseball player, former professional football quarterback, and broadcaster. He played college football for the ...more

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Tim Curry is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 72

Birthplace: Grappenhall, United Kingdom

Timothy James Curry (born 19 April 1946) is an English actor, voice artist, comedian and singer. He is best known for working in a diverse range of theatre, film, and television, most often ...more

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Tim McGraw is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 51

Birthplace: Delhi, Louisiana, USA

Samuel Timothy McGraw (born May 1, 1967) is an American country singer and actor. McGraw has released fifteen studio albums (eleven for Curb Records, three for Big Machine Records and one for ...more

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Tim Robbins is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 60

Birthplace: West Covina, California, United States of America

Timothy Francis Robbins (born October 16, 1958) is an American actor, screenwriter, director, producer, and musician. He is known for his portrayal of Andy Dufresne in the prison drama film The ...more

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Tim Allen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 65

Birthplace: Denver, Colorado, United States of America

Timothy Alan Dick (born June 13, 1953), known professionally as Tim Allen, is an American actor and comedian. He is known for playing Tim "The Toolman" Taylor on the ABC sitcom Home ...more

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Tim Roth is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 57

Birthplace: Dulwich, London, United Kingdom

Timothy Simon Roth (born 14 May 1961) is an English actor and director. He made his debut in the television film Made in Britain (1982). He gained critical acclaim for his role as Myron in The ...more

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Timothy Olyphant is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 50

Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, USA

Timothy David Olyphant (; AHL-ə-fint; born May 20, 1968) is an American actor and producer. He made his acting debut in an Off-Broadway theater in 1995, in The Monogamist, and won the Theatre ...more

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Tim Burton is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 60

Birthplace: Burbank, California, United States of America

Timothy Walter Burton (born August 25, 1958) is an American filmmaker, artist, writer, and animator. He is known for his dark, gothic, and eccentric horror and fantasy films such as Beetlejuice ...more

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Timothy Dalton is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 71

Birthplace: Colwyn Bay, United Kingdom

Timothy Dalton (; born Timothy Leonard Dalton Leggett; 21 March 1946) is a British actor. He is best known for portraying James Bond in The Living Daylights (1987) and Licence to Kill (1989), as ...more

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Tim Hardaway is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 52

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Timothy Duane Hardaway Sr. (born September 1, 1966) is an American retired basketball player. At 6 ft (1.83 m) tall, he was best known for his crossover dribble which was dubbed the "UTEP ...more

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Tim Brown is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 49

Birthplace: Dallas, Texas

Timothy Donell Brown (born July 22, 1966) is a former American football wide receiver who played professionally in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for Notre Dame, ...more

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#102 of 1,537 The Best Football Players Ever #16 of 248 The Best Wide Receivers of All Time #2 of 83 The Best Notre Dame Football Players of All Time

Tim Lincecum is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 34

Birthplace: Bellevue, Washington

Timothy Leroy Lincecum ( LIN-sə-kum; born June 15, 1984) is an American professional baseball pitcher. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the San Francisco Giants from 2007 to 2015 and ...more

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Tim Raines is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 59

Birthplace: Sanford, Florida

Timothy Raines Sr. (born September 16, 1959), nicknamed "Rock", is an American professional baseball coach and former player. He played as a left fielder in Major League Baseball for ...more

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Timothy Spall is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 62

Birthplace: England, London

Timothy Leonard Spall (born 27 February 1957) is an English character actor and occasional presenter. He became a household name in the UK after appearing as Barry Spencer Taylor in the 1983 ITV ...more

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Tim Howard is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 39

Birthplace: North Brunswick Township, New Jersey

Timothy Matthew Howard (born March 6, 1979) is an American professional soccer player who plays as a goalkeeper for and captains Major League Soccer (MLS) club Colorado Rapids. Howard began his ...more

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Tim Meadows is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 58

Birthplace: Detroit, Highland Park, Michigan, United States of America

Timothy Meadows (born February 5, 1961) is an American actor and comedian and one of the longest-running cast members on Saturday Night Live, where he appeared for ten seasons.

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Tim Cahill is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 39

Birthplace: Sydney, Australia

Timothy Filiga Cahill (; born 6 December 1979) is an Australian former professional footballer who last played for Jamshedpur FC in the Indian Super League and played for the Australia national ...more

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Tim Buckley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
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Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States of America

Timothy Charles Buckley III (February 14, 1947 – June 29, 1975) was an American vocalist, songwriter, guitarist and producer. His music and style changed considerably through the years. Buckley ...more

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Tim Thomas is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 44

Birthplace: Flint, Michigan

Timothy Thomas Jr. (born April 15, 1974) is an American former professional ice hockey goaltender who mainly played in the National Hockey League (NHL), most notably with the Boston Bruins. He ...more

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Timothy Bradley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 35

Birthplace: Cathedral City, California

Timothy Ray Bradley Jr. (born August 29, 1983) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 2004 to 2016. He held multiple world championships in two weight classes, including the ...more

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Timothy Hutton is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 58

Birthplace: Malibu, California, United States of America

Timothy Tarquin Hutton (born August 16, 1960) is an American actor and director. He is the youngest recipient in the Best Supporting Actor Category of the Academy Awards. He won at the age of 20 ...more

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Tim Cook is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 58

Birthplace: Robertsdale, Alabama

Timothy Donald "Tim" Cook is an American business executive, and is the CEO of Apple Inc. Cook joined Apple in March 1998 as Senior Vice President of Worldwide Operations—he also ...more

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Tim White is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Timothy
Age: 27

Birthplace: New Brunswick, New Jersey

Tim White (Born April 5, 1991) is an American singer, songwriter, DJ and record producer from New Brunswick, NJ.