How many celebrities named Van can you think of? The famous Vans below have many different professions, including notable actors named Van, famous athletes named Van, and even musicians named Van.
Van Morrison is certainly one of the most famous Vans on this list. One of the famous singer-songwriters named Van, his hits include “Brown Eyed Girl,” “Moondance,” and “Into the Mystic.” He was also the vocalist for the band, Them.
Another of the famous people with the first name Van is Van Johnson. He is an actor who started on Broadway before getting signed with Warner Brothers and later MGM. He appeared in such films as Thirty Seconds Over Tokyo, A Guy Named Joe, and The Human Comedy. News commentator Van Jones is another celebrity Van.
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Birthplace: PottingerSir George Ivan "Van" Morrison OBE (born 31 August 1945) is a Northern Irish... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Jackson, Tennessee, United States of AmericaAnthony Kapel "Van" Jones (born September 20, 1968) is an American news commentator, author,... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Walters, Oklahoma, United States of AmericaEmmett Evan "Van" Heflin Jr. (December 13, 1908 – July 23, 1971) was an American theatre,... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Newport, Rhode Island, United States of AmericaCharles Van Dell Johnson (August 25, 1916 – December 12, 2008) was an American film,... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Dayton, Ohio, United States of AmericaVan Hunt (born March 8, 1970) is an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and... more on Wikipedia
- 6Van Miller (November 22, 1927 – July 17, 2015) was an American radio and television sports... more on Wikipedia12
Birthplace: USA, Hebron, MarylandMark Hildreth (born November 11, 1967) is an American retired professional wrestler. He is... more on Wikipedia
- 8Van Williams (born December 5, 1966) is an American drummer, best known as the former drummer... more on Wikipedia12
Birthplace: North Adams, Massachusetts, USAVan Hansis (born Evan Vanfossen Hansis on September 25, 1981 in North Adams, Massachusetts) is... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States of AmericaVan Allen Clinton McCoy (January 6, 1940 – July 6, 1979) was an American musician, record... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Pageland, South CarolinaVan Lingle Mungo (June 8, 1911 – February 12, 1985) was a Major League Baseball right-handed... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: New York City, New YorkVan Nest Polglase (August 25, 1898 – December 20, 1968) was an American art director. He was... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: California, United States of AmericaVan Charles Snowden (February 19, 1939 – September 22, 2010) was an American puppeteer active... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: USA, Shreveport, LouisianaHarvey Lavan "Van" Cliburn Jr. (; July 12, 1934 – February 27, 2013) was an American pianist... more on Wikipedia
Van Wyck Brooks1886-02-16
Birthplace: Plainfield, New JerseyVan Wyck Brooks (February 16, 1886 in Plainfield, New Jersey – May 2, 1963 in Bridgewater,... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Marianna, FloridaWalter Avant "Van" Smith, Jr. (August 17, 1945 - December 5, 2006) was an American costume... more on Wikipedia
- 17Van L. Richey is a board member of Wachovia since 2004. He is the President and CEO of...4
Van L. Richey1949-08-16
Birthplace: Dayton, Tennessee, United States of AmericaWilliam Vanderpool "Van" Hilleary (born June 20, 1959) is an American politician who served as... more on Wikipedia
Van Tuong Nguyen1980-08-17
Birthplace: Songkhla, ThailandVan Tuong Nguyen (Vietnamese: Nguyễn Tường Vân, listen; 17 August 1980 – 2 December 2005)... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Ho Chi Minh City, VietnamVan Thai Tran (Vietnamese: Trần Thái Văn; born October 19, 1964) is a Vietnamese American... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Louisville, Mississippi, United States of AmericaVan Winston Chancellor (born September 27, 1943) is a former college and professional... more on Wikipedia
Birthplace: Apple Valley, CaliforniaVan Conner (born March 17, 1967 in Apple Valley, California) is an American rock musician. In... more on Wikipedia
- 23Van Jacobson (born 1950) is an American computer scientist, renowned for his work on TCP/IP... more on Wikipedia1
Van Allen Plexico1968-01-12
Birthplace: Sylacauga, AlabamaVan Allen Plexico (born January 12, 1968) is an American professor of Political Science and... more on Wikipedia
- 25Van Patrick (August 15, 1916 – September 29, 1974) was an American sportscaster, best known... more on Wikipedia0