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Who Is The Most Famous Toby Or Tobias In The World?

Updated November 16, 2020 648 votes 40 voters 21.1k views73 items

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How many celebrities named Toby or Tobias can you think of? The famous Tobys and Tobiases below have many different professions, including notable actors named Toby, famous athletes named Tobias, and even musicians named Toby. There are both women and men named Toby on this list. 

Tobey Maguire is certainly one of the most famous Tobeys on this list. One of the famous actors named Tobey, he is best known for playing Peter Parker/Spider-Man in the Spider-Man trilogy. Seabiscuit, Wonder Boys, and Brothers are among his other notable films.

Another of the famous people with the first name Toby is Toby Keith. He is a country star with over a dozen studio albums. “Red Solo Cup,” “American Soldier,” and “Beer for My Horses” are among his most popular songs.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Toby or Tobiases? Just add them to the list!

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    Toby Beau is a Texas band formed in the early 1970s perhaps best known for the 1978 hit single, "My Angel Baby". The band is still in existence today and continues to perform on the club circuit. The...  more
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    Tobias Asser

    1838-04-28

    BirthplaceAmsterdam, Netherlands

    GenderMale

    Tobias Michael Carel Asser (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈtoːbiɑs miˈʃɛl ˈkaːrəl ˈɑsər]; 28 April 1838 – 29 July 1913) was a Dutch lawyer and legal scholar of Jewish background. In 1911, he won the Nobel...  more
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    Toby Smith

    1970-10-29

    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    GenderMale

    Toby Grafftey-Smith (29 October 1970 – 11 April 2017), known professionally as Toby Smith, was an English musician, most famous for being the keyboardist and co-songwriter for Jamiroquai from 1992...  more
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    Toby Schmitz

    1977-05-04

    BirthplacePerth, Western Australia

    GenderMale

    Toby Schmitz (born 4 May 1977) is an Australian actor and playwright. He was born in Perth, Western Australia, attended Perth's Scotch College and briefly studied law at the University of Western...  more
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    5

    Tobias Smollett

    1721-03-19

    BirthplaceDalquhurn

    GenderMale

    Tobias George Smollett (baptised 19 March 1721; died 17 September 1771) was a Scottish poet and author. He was best known for his picaresque novels, such as The Adventures of Roderick Random (1748)...  more
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    5

    Toby Moskowitz

    1971-02-03

    BirthplaceWest Lafayette, Wabash Township, Indiana

    GenderMale

    Tobias Jacob "Toby" Moskowitz (born February 3, 1971) is an American financial economist and a professor at the Yale School of Management. He was the winner of the 2007 American Finance Association...  more
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    5

    Tobias Arlt

    1987-06-02

    BirthplaceBerchtesgaden, Germany

    GenderMale

    Tobias Arlt (born 2 June 1987) is a German luger who has competed since 1991, acting as a backdriver. He won a silver medal in the men's doubles event at the 2008 FIL World Luge Championships, a...  more
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    Tobias von dem Borne

    Tobias von dem Borne is a cinematographer....
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    5

    Tobias Delius

    1964-07-15

    BirthplaceOxford, United Kingdom

    GenderMale

    Tobias Delius (born 15 July 1964 in Oxford, England) is an English musician, who plays the tenor saxophone and clarinet....  more
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    BirthplaceElm, Switzerland

    GenderMale

    Tobias Grünenfelder (born 27 November 1977 in Elm) is a Swiss alpine skier. He is the 2005, 2006, 2009 and 2010 Swiss champion in Super-G. He also won national Downhill gold in 2007 and 2009. He...  more
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    5

    Toby Levins

    1981-06-10

    BirthplaceAdelaide, Australia

    GenderMale

    Toby Levins is an actor....  more
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    BirthplaceMarseille, France

    GenderMale

    Tobias Jan Håkan Linderoth (Swedish pronunciation: [tʊˈbiːɑs ˈlɪndɛˌruːt]; born 21 April 1979) is a former Swedish footballer....  more
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    4

    Toby Petersen

    1978-10-27

    BirthplaceMinneapolis, Minnesota

    GenderMale

    Tobias Emanuel Petersen (born October 27, 1978) is a retired American professional ice hockey right winger who formerly played for the Dallas Stars of the National Hockey League (NHL). He attended...  more
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    2

    Tobias Bamberg

    1875-01-01

    BirthplaceHolland, Netherlands

    GenderMale

    Tobias "Theo" Leendert Bamberg (1875–1963) was a professional magician. Born in the Netherlands, Bamberg performed under the name Okito which is an anagram of Tokio (Tokyo). His father had been court...  more
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    1

    Tobias Bogner

    1990-05-28

    BirthplaceSonthofen, Germany

    GenderMale

    Tobias Bogner (born May 28, 1990) is a German ski jumper. He debuted in the World Cup in the team competition in Willingen on February 11, 2007. ...  more
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    1

    Tobias Geffen

    1870-08-01

    BirthplaceKaunas, Lithuania

    GenderMale

    Tobias Geffen (Hebrew: טוביה גפן‎) (August 1, 1870 – February 10, 1970) was an American Orthodox rabbi. He served as the leader of Congregation Shearith Israel in Atlanta, Georgia, from 1910 to 1970....  more
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    1

    Tobias Hoesl

    1961-09-29

    BirthplaceMunich, Germany

    GenderMale

    Tobias Hoesl (born 29 September 1961 in Munich, West Germany) is a German television actor....  more
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    Tobias A. Schliessler

    1958-11-05

    BirthplaceBaden-Baden, Germany

    GenderMale

    Tobias A. Schliessler is a German cinematographer....  more
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    5

    Tobias Schiegl

    1973-10-05

    BirthplaceKufstein District, Austria

    GenderMale

    Tobias Schiegl (born October 5, 1973 in Kufstein) is an Austrian luger who competed from 1993 to 2010. He won fourteen medals at the FIL World Luge Championships with five golds (Men's doubles: 1996,...  more
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    5

    Toby Hall

    1975-10-21

    BirthplaceTacoma, Washington

    GenderMale

    Toby Jason Hall (born October 21, 1975) is an American former professional baseball catcher. He played in Major League Baseball (MLB) from 2000 to 2008, primarily with the Tampa Bay Devil Rays....  more
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    1

    Tobias Mayer

    1723-02-17

    BirthplaceMarbach am Neckar, Germany

    GenderMale

    Tobias Mayer (17 February 1723 – 20 February 1762) was a German astronomer famous for his studies of the Moon. He was born at Marbach, in Württemberg, and brought up at Esslingen in poor...  more
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    1

    Tobias Picker

    1954-07-18

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    GenderMale

    Tobias Picker (born July 18, 1954) is an American composer noted for his numerous works for the stage, including several operas, in addition to works for orchestra and chamber orchestra....  more
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    1

    Tobias Unger

    1979-07-10

    BirthplaceMunich, Germany

    GenderMale

    Tobias Benjamin Unger (born 10 July 1979 ) is a retired German track and field athlete who competed in sprints....  more
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    Toby Lawrence Whithouse (; born 5 July 1970) is an English actor, screenwriter and playwright. His highest-profile work has been the creation of the BBC Three supernatural television series Being...  more
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    1

    Toby Emmerich

    1963-02-08

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    GenderMale

    Toby Emmerich (born February 8, 1963), is an American producer, film executive, and screenwriter and the current chairman of the Warner Bros. Pictures Group. ...  more