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Ever wondered how many famous people named Vernon there are? This list of celebrities named Vernon includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Vernons on this list come in all shapes and sizes, but all ended up achieving some kind of fame in their respective fields. This includes singers and musicians named Vernon, actors named Vernon, and even athletes named Vernon. Well-known Vernons like Vernon Davis, Vernon Wells, and Vernon Reid are just the start of this list.
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Vernon Davis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
American football player Vernon Leonard Davis is an American football tight end for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League. He was drafted in the first round of the 2006 NFL Draft by the 49ers. Upon ...more

Vernon Wells is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Baseball player Vernon Michael Wells III is an American professional baseball center fielder who is a free agent. He played in MLB for the Toronto Blue Jays, the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, and the New York ...more

Vernon Reid is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Film Score Composer, Record producer, Guitarist Vernon Alphonsus Reid is an English American guitarist, songwriter, composer, and bandleader. Best known as the founder and primary songwriter of the rock band Living Colour, Reid was named No. ...more

Vernon Maxwell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Basketball player Vernon Maxwell is an American retired professional basketball player who was a shooting guard in the National Basketball Association for thirteen seasons during the late 1980s, 1990s, and early ...more

Vernon Forrest is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Professional Boxer Vernon Forrest, nicknamed "The Viper", was an American professional boxer who became a world champion in the welterweight and light middleweight divisions. In his career, he achieved ...more

Vernon Gholston is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
American football player Vernon Gholston is a former American football defensive end in the National Football League. He played college football at Ohio State and was drafted sixth overall by the New York Jets in the ...more

Vernon Chatman is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Television director, Comedian, Television producer Vernon Chatman is a television producer, writer, voice actor, stand-up comedian, musician and a member of PFFR, an art collective based in Brooklyn, NYC.

Vernon Kay is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Disc jockey, Presenter Vernon Charles Kay is an English television presenter, radio DJ and former model best known for his television roles with ITV, presenting shows such as All Star Family Fortunes, Beat the Star ...more

Vernon L. Smith is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Professor, Economist Vernon Lomax Smith is professor of economics at Chapman University's Argyros School of Business and Economics and School of Law in Orange, California, a research scholar at George Mason ...more

Vernon Lee is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Novelist Vernon Lee was the pseudonym of the British writer Violet Paget. She is remembered today primarily for her supernatural fiction and her work on aesthetics. An early follower of Walter Pater, she ...more

Vernon Dobtcheff is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Actor Vernon Dobtcheff is a Franco-British actor. Dobtcheff was born in Nîmes, France, to a family of Russian descent. He attended Ascham Preparatory School in Eastbourne, Sussex, England, in ...more

Vernon Duke is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Film Score Composer, Songwriter, Composer Vernon Duke was an American composer/songwriter, who also wrote under his original name, Vladimir Dukelsky. He is best known for "Taking a Chance on Love" with lyrics by Ted Fetter and ...more

Vernon Wells is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Actor Vernon George Wells is an Australian actor. He began appearing on Australian television shows in the mid-1970s, such as Homicide and Matlock Police and All The Rivers Run. He is best known to ...more

Vernon Dent is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Screenwriter, Actor, Singer Vernon Bruce Dent was a comic actor who appeared in over 400 films in his career. He co-starred in many short films for Columbia Pictures, frequently as the foil to The Three Stooges.

Vernon Story is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Vernon Ford Story was an American jazz tenor saxophonist.

Vernon Handley is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Vernon Handley Conductor Vernon George "Tod" Handley CBE was a British conductor, known in particular for his support of British composers. He was born of a Welsh father and an Irish mother into a musical ...more

Vernon Coaker is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Politician Vernon Rodney Coaker is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament for Gedling since 1997. He served as the Minister of State for Schools from 2009 to 2010 and he ...more

Vernon Carey is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
American football player Vernon A. Carey is a former American football offensive tackle who played for eight seasons in the National Football League for the Miami Dolphins. He was drafted by the Dolphins 19th overall in ...more

Vernon Fiddler is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Vernon Fiddler Ice Hockey Player Vernon Fiddler is a professional ice hockey centre and an alternate captain for the Dallas Stars of the National Hockey League.

Vernon C. Gibson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Vernon C. Gibson Vernon Charles Gibson FRS is a British chemist, and Visiting Professor at Imperial College London. He took up the appointment of Chief Scientific Adviser at the Ministry of Defence on 2 July

Vernon Smith is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Vernon Smith Vernon "Catfish" Smith was an American football, basketball, and baseball player, coach, and military officer in the United States. A three-sport athlete at the University of Georgia, ...more

Vernon Biever is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Vernon Biever Vernon Joseph Biever was an American photographer, most notably with the Green Bay Packers. Biever covered his first Packers game in 1941 for The Milwaukee Sentinel while a student at St. ...more

Vernon Robinson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Politician Vernon Lucius Robinson is a former US Air Force Captain, conservative political activist, a former candidate for U.S. Congress, and a former City Council member of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, ...more

Vernon Shaw is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Vernon Shaw Vernon Lorden Shaw was the fifth President of Dominica, in office from 1998 to 2003. Shaw was an alumnus of the Dominica Grammar School and Trinity College, Oxford. He was a career civil ...more

Vernon Elliot is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Vernon Elliot

Vernon Bogdanor is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Tutor, Professor, Political scientist Vernon Bernard Bogdanor, CBE, FBA is Research Professor at the Institute for Contemporary British History at King's College London and Professor of Politics at the New College of the Humanities. ...more

Vernon Steele is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Actor Vernon Steele was a Chilean-born British actor known for his appearances on the Broadway stage and in American films. He often played patrician young men in silent films.

Vernon Bartlett is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Journalist Charles Vernon Oldfield Bartlett, CBE was an English journalist, politician and author. He served as a Member of Parliament from 1938 to 1950: first as an Independent Progressive advocating a ...more

Vernon Watkins is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Poet, Translator, Artist Vernon Phillips Watkins was a British poet, translator and painter. He was a close friend of Dylan Thomas, who described him as "the most profound and greatly accomplished Welshman writing ...more

Vernon Coleman is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Vernon Coleman Physician, Writer Vernon Coleman is a former general practitioner, and the author of over 100 books, including non-fiction works about human health, politics, cricket, and animal issues, and a range of novels. ...more

Vernon Ingram is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Vernon Martin Ingram, Ph.D., FRS was a German American professor of biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Vernon Jordan Jr. is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Lawyer Vernon Eulion Jordan, Jr. is an American business executive and civil rights activist in the United States. A leading figure in the Civil Rights Movement, he was chosen by President Bill Clinton ...more

Vernon Sewell is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Vernon Sewell Screenwriter, Actor, Film Director Vernon Campbell Sewell was a British film director, screenwriter, producer, writer and, briefly, an actor. Sewell was born in London, England, and was educated at Marlborough College. He ...more

Vernon Louis Parrington is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Vernon Louis Parrington American Football coach, Historian, Author Vernon Louis Parrington was an American literary historian and scholar. His three-volume history of American letters, Main Currents in American Thought, won the Pulitzer Prize for History in ...more

Vernon Campbell is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Actor Vernon Campbell is an American film actor. His thick set, stocky build and bald head has seen him play almost entirely police detectives or bodyguards. He appeared in the 1995 Academy Award ...more

Vernon L. Kellogg is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Vernon L. Kellogg Vernon Lyman Kellogg was a U.S. entomologist, evolutionary biologist, and science administrator. He studied under Francis Snow at the University of Kansas, under John Henry Comstock at Stanford ...more

Vernon Harris is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Screenwriter, Actor Vernon Harris was a British screenwriter.

Vernon Macklin is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Vernon Leon Macklin is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for Al Jaysh of the Qatari Basketball League. He played college basketball for the University of Florida ...more

Vernon Fox is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
American football player Vernon Lee Fox, III is a retired American football safety. He was signed by the San Diego Chargers as an undrafted free agent after the 2002 NFL Draft. He played college football at Fresno ...more

Vernon R Loucks Jr is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Businessperson Vernon R. Loucks Jr. is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Baxter International Inc., having served in the latter capacity since May 1980. Mr. Loucks is active in business, education and ...more

Vernon Grant is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Journalist, Novelist, Cartoonist Vernon Ethelbert Grant was a cartoonist who did graphic novels, and is also known for his digest-sized comic book series, The Love Rangers. Usually referred to as Vern Grant, he is often ...more

Vernon Baker is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Vernon Joseph Baker was a United States Army officer who received the Medal of Honor, the highest military award given by the United States Government for his valorous actions during World War ...more

Vernon Dalhart is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Songwriter, Singer Vernon Dalhart, born Marion Try Slaughter, was a popular American singer and songwriter of the early decades of the 20th century. He is a major influence in the field of country music.

Vernon Malone is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Vernon Malone was a Democratic member of the North Carolina General Assembly representing the state's fourteenth Senate district from 2003 until his death in 2009. His district included ...more

Vernon Howard is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Vernon Howard Writer, Philosopher Vernon Linwood Howard was an American spiritual teacher, author, and philosopher.

Vernon Lewis is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Stunt Performer, Actor Vernon Lewis is an actor and a stunt performer.

Vernon Philander is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Vernon Philander Cricketer Vernon Darryl Philander is a South African right-handed bowling all-rounder, he has previously represented his country at under 19 level. He plays for Cape Cobras in South African domestic ...more

Vernon Weddle is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Actor Vernon Weddle is an actor.

Vernon Washington is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Actor Samuel Vernon Washington was an American actor who starred in film and television. He is best known for his roles in the 1984 science fiction movie The Last Starfighter as Otis and in the 1985 ...more

Vernon Odom is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Vernon
Journalist, TV Journalist Vernon Odom is a local Philadelphia TV journalist. Odom received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology and Political Science from Morehouse College and later continued his education at Columbia ...more