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List of famous people named Anthony, along with photos. How many celebrities named Tony can you think of? The famous Tonys below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Tony, athletes named Anthony, and even political figures named Tony. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Anthony? Add them to the list.

Tony's definitely have a knack for sports. Tony Parker is a basketball player for the San Antonio Spurs. He was named MVP in 2007. He was also married to Eva Longoria. Tony Romo is a quarterback for the Dallas Cowboys. He holds the record for higher passing rate in the 4th quarter over any other quarterback since 2006. Tony Gonzalez was also a football player. Now retired, he played for the Kansas City Chiefs.
Anthony Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 81

Birthplace: Margam, United Kingdom

Sir Philip Anthony Hopkins (born 31 December 1937) is a Welsh actor, director, and producer. He won the Academy Award for Best Actor in 1992, and was nominated three additional times. Hopkins ...more

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Tony Parker is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 36

Birthplace: Bruges

William Anthony Parker Jr. (born 17 May 1982) is a French-American former professional basketball player. The son of a professional basketball player, Parker played for two years for Paris ...more

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Anthony Davis is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 25

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois

Anthony Marshon Davis Jr. (born March 11, 1993) is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He plays the power forward ...more

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Tony Romo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 38

Birthplace: San Diego, California, United States of America

Antonio Ramiro Romo (born April 21, 1980) is an American football television analyst and retired quarterback who played 14 seasons with the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League (NFL). ...more

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#2,155 of 2,166 The Best Athletes Of All Time #42 of 257 The Best Quarterbacks Of All Time #280 of 1,537 The Best Football Players Ever

Tony Gonzalez is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 39

Birthplace: Torrance, California, United States of America

Anthony David Gonzalez (born February 27, 1976) is a former American football tight end. He played college football and college basketball at University of California, Berkeley, and was ...more

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Tony Dorsett is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 61

Birthplace: Rochester, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Anthony Drew "Tony" Dorsett (born April 7, 1954) is a former American football running back who played professionally in the National Football League (NFL) for the Dallas Cowboys and ...more

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Anthony Muñoz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 60

Birthplace: Ontario, California

Michael Anthony Muñoz (born August 19, 1958), is a former American football offensive tackle who played 13 seasons for the National Football League's Cincinnati Bengals. Muñoz is ...more

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Tony Allen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 37

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois

Anthony Allen (born January 11, 1982) is an American professional basketball player who last played for the New Orleans Pelicans of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is a six-time ...more

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Anthony Michael Hall is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 50

Birthplace: West Roxbury, Boston, USA, Massachusetts

Michael Anthony Hall (born April 14, 1968), known professionally as Anthony Michael Hall, is an American actor who starred in several teen-oriented films of the 1980s. Hall began his career in ...more

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Anthony Kiedis is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 56

Birthplace: Michigan, USA, Grand Rapids

Anthony Kiedis ( KEE-dis; born November 1, 1962) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, rapper, and actor. He is best known as the lead vocalist of the Red Hot Chili Peppers and (despite a ...more

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Anthony Perkins is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Dec. at 60 (1932-1992)

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Anthony Perkins (April 4, 1932 – September 12, 1992) was an American actor and singer. He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his second film, Friendly Persuasion ...more

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Tony Bennett is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 92

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

Anthony Dominick Benedetto (born August 3, 1926), known professionally as Tony Bennett, is an American singer of traditional pop standards, big band, show tunes, and jazz. He is also a painter, ...more

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Tony Curtis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Dec. at 85 (1925-2010)

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

Tony Curtis (born Bernard Schwartz; June 3, 1925 – September 29, 2010) was an American film actor whose career spanned six decades but who achieved the height of his popularity in the 1950s and ...more

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Tony Iommi is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 71

Birthplace: Handsworth, West Midlands, Eurasia, United Kingdom, West Midlands, + more

Anthony Frank Iommi (; born 19 February 1948) is an English guitarist, songwriter and producer. He was lead guitarist and one of the four founding members of the heavy metal band Black Sabbath. ...more

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Tony Danza is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 67

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

Tony Danza (born April 21, 1951) is an American actor, comedian, singer, television personality, tap dancer, boxer and teacher who starred on the TV series Taxi and Who's the Boss?, for which he ...more

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Tony Gwynn is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Dec. at 54 (1960-2014)

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California

Anthony Keith Gwynn Sr. (May 9, 1960 – June 16, 2014), nicknamed "Mr. Padre", was an American professional baseball right fielder, who played 20 seasons (1982–2001) in Major League ...more

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#19 of 707 The Best Hitters in Baseball History #28 of 597 The Greatest Baseball Players Of All Time #46 of 320 The Best Players in the Baseball Hall of Fame

Tony Blair is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 65

Birthplace: Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Anthony Charles Lynton Blair (born 6 May 1953) is a British politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1997 to 2007 and Leader of the Labour Party from 1994 to 2007. He ...more

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Tony Stewart is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 47

Birthplace: Columbus, Indiana, United States of America

Anthony Wayne Stewart (born May 20, 1971), nicknamed Smoke, is an American former professional stock car racing driver and current NASCAR team owner. He is a three-time Monster Energy NASCAR Cup ...more

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Anthony Quinn is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Dec. at 86 (1915-2001)

Birthplace: Chihuahua, Chihuahua Municipality, Mexico

Antonio Rodolfo Quinn Oaxaca (April 21, 1915 – June 3, 2001), known as Anthony Quinn, was a Mexican-Irish-American actor, painter, writer and film director. He starred in numerous critically ...more

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Anthony Bourdain is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 62

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

Anthony Michael Bourdain (; June 25, 1956 – June 8, 2018) was an American celebrity chef, author, and travel documentarian who starred in programs focusing on the exploration of international ...more

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Anthony D. Weiner is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 54

Birthplace: New York City, New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division, Area code 917, Contiguous United States, + more

Anthony David Weiner (; born September 4, 1964) is an American former Democratic congressman who represented New York's 9th congressional district from January 1999 until June 2011. He won seven ...more

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Tony Shalhoub is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 65

Birthplace: Green Bay, Wisconsin, United States of America

Anthony Marcus Shalhoub ( shəL-HOOB; born October 9, 1953) is an American actor. He is widely recognized for his work as a character actor, having won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – ...more

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Tony Goldwyn is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 58

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Anthony Howard Goldwyn (born May 20, 1960) is an American actor, singer, producer, director and political activist. He portrayed Carl Bruner in Ghost, Colonel Bagley in The Last Samurai, and the ...more

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Anthony Anderson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 48

Birthplace: Compton, California, United States of America

Anthony Anderson (born August 15, 1970) is an American actor, comedian, writer, and game show host. He has starred in his own short-lived sitcom, All About the Andersons, as well as the ABC ...more

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Tony Todd is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Anthony
Age: 64

Birthplace: Washington, D.C., USA

Anthony Tiran "Tony" Todd (born December 4, 1954) is an American actor, voice artist, and film producer, best known for portraying Sergeant Warren in Platoon (1986), Kurn in Star Trek: ...more

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