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Famous People Named Troy 

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If your name is Troy, then you're in some great company. Here's our list of the most famous people named Troy, including photos when available. How many celebrities named Troy can you think of? The famous Troys below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Troy, athletes named Troy, and even political figures named Troy. The music industry is no stranger to the name Troy, and the same can be said for Hollywood and show business in general.

Which famous people named Troy are worth mentioning? This list includes Troy Aikman, Troy Polamalu, Troy Tulowitzki and Troy Smith. To read more about these notable people named Troy, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.
Troy Aikman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 49

Birthplace: West Covina, California, United States of America

Troy Kenneth Aikman (born November 21, 1966) is a former American football quarterback who played for the Dallas Cowboys in the National Football League (NFL). The number one overall draft pick ...more

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Troy Polamalu is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 34

Birthplace: Garden Grove, California, United States of America

Troy Aumua Polamalu (; born Troy Aumua; April 19, 1981) is a former American football strong safety who played his entire twelve-year career for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football ...more

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

Birthplace: Santa Clara, California

Troy Trevor Tulowitzki (born October 10, 1984), nicknamed "Tulo", is an American former professional baseball shortstop, who played 13 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB), primarily ...more

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Troy Smith is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 34

Birthplace: Columbus, Ohio

Troy James Smith (born July 20, 1984) is an American former gridiron football quarterback. He played college football at Ohio State, was recognized as an All-American, and won the Heisman Trophy ...more
Troy Percival is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 49

Birthplace: Fontana, California

Troy Eugene Percival (born August 9, 1969) is a former Major League Baseball pitcher and current head coach at UC Riverside. He gained fame as a closer. During a 14-year baseball career, he ...more
Troy Donahue is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Dec. at 65 (1936-2001)

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Troy Donahue (born Merle Johnson Jr., January 27, 1936 – September 2, 2001) was an American film and television actor and singer. He was a popular male sex symbol in the 1950s and 1960s.

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Troy Brown is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Troy Brown Age: 47

Birthplace: Barnwell, South Carolina

Troy Fitzgerald Brown (born July 2, 1971) is a former American football wide receiver in the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the New England Patriots in the eighth round of the ...more

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Troy Glaus is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 42

Birthplace: Tarzana, Los Angeles, California

Troy Edward Glaus (; born August 3, 1976) is a former Major League Baseball first baseman and third baseman. Previously, Glaus played with the Anaheim Angels (1998–2004), Arizona Diamondbacks ...more
Troy Amos-Ross is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 43

Birthplace: Georgetown, Guyana

Troy Amos-Ross (born July 17, 1975 in Georgetown, Guyana) is a Guyanese Canadian boxer, currently residing in Brampton, Ontario. He competed in the light heavyweight (< 81 kg) division at the ...more
Troy Vincent is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Troy Vincent Age: 45

Birthplace: Trenton, New Jersey

Troy Darnell Vincent (born June 8, 1970) is a former American football cornerback for the Miami Dolphins, Philadelphia Eagles, Buffalo Bills and Washington Redskins of the National Football ...more
Troy O'Leary is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 49

Birthplace: Compton, California

Troy Franklin O'Leary (born August 4, 1969) is an American former professional baseball outfielder who played with the Milwaukee Brewers (1993-1994), Boston Red Sox (1995-2001), Montreal Expos ...more

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Troy King is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 50

Birthplace: Elba, Alabama

Troy Robin King (born August 22, 1968) is the former attorney general of the state of Alabama. He previously served as an assistant attorney general and a legal adviser to both Republican ...more
Troy Murphy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 38

Birthplace: Morristown, New Jersey

Troy Brandon Murphy (born May 2, 1980) is an American former professional basketball player who last played for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Murphy was born ...more

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Troy Sanders is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 45

Birthplace: Jacksonville, Florida

Troy Jayson Sanders (born September 8, 1973) is an American musician, singer, and songwriter best known as a member of the Atlanta, Georgia metal band Mastodon, in which he plays bass and shares ...more
Troy Van Leeuwen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 49

Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Troy Van Leeuwen (born January 5, 1970) is an American rock musician and producer. He is best known as the guitarist for the rock band Queens of the Stone Age (QOTSA), for which he has served ...more
Troy Murray is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 56

Birthplace: Calgary, Canada

Troy Norman Murray (born July 31, 1962) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey centre who played in the NHL. He is currently the color analyst on WGN-AM broadcasts of Chicago Blackhawks ...more
Troy Baker is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 42

Birthplace: Texas, USA, Dallas

Troy Edward Baker (born April 1, 1976) is an American voice actor and musician known for portraying the lead characters in several video games. His best known voice performances include Joel in ...more
Troy Anthony Davis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Dec. at 43 (1968-2011)
Troy Anthony Davis was an American man convicted of and executed for the August 19, 1989, murder of police officer Mark MacPhail in Savannah, Georgia. MacPhail was working as a security guard at ...more
Troy Dumais is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 39

Birthplace: Ventura, California

Troy Matthew Dumais (born January 21, 1980) is an American competitive diver from California. Dumais has represented the United States in the 2000 Olympic Games, 2004 Athens Olympic Games, 2008 ...more
Troy Andrews is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 33

Birthplace: USA, New Orleans, Louisiana

Troy Andrews may refer to: Troy Andrews (basketball) (born 1961), Australian basketball player Trombone Shorty (born 1986), American musician
Troy Beyer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 54

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Troy Byer (née Byer; born November 7, 1964) is a psychologist, author, director, screenwriter and actress.
Troy McLawhorn is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 50

Birthplace: Fayetteville, North Carolina

William Troy McLawhorn (born November 4, 1968) is an American musician, songwriter and record producer who has been the guitarist, backing vocalist and songwriting partner in the bands ...more
Troy Loney is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 55

Birthplace: Bow Island, Canada

Troy Ayne Loney (born September 21, 1963) is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey left winger. He was part owner of the Youngstown Phantoms of the USHL before selling it to Black Bear ...more
Troy Shondell is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 78

Birthplace: Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States of America

Gary Wayne Schelton (May 14, 1939 – January 7, 2016), known by his stage name Troy Shondell, was an American vocalist, who achieved a modicum of fame and recognition in the early 1960s. He ...more
Troy Brouwer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Troy
Age: 33

Birthplace: North Delta, British Columbia

Troy Brouwer (born August 17, 1985) is a Canadian professional ice hockey winger who is currently an unrestricted free agent. He most recently played for the Florida Panthers of the National ...more