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

Which famous people named Victor are worth mentioning? This list includes Victor Cruz, Víctor Valdés, Víctor Martínez and Victor Hugo. To read more about these notable people named Victor, click the corresponding row of who you want to learn more about, and additional information will appear.
Victor Cruz is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Age: 32

Birthplace: Paterson, New Jersey

Victor Michael Cruz (born November 11, 1986) is a former American football wide receiver. He played college football at UMass, and signed with the New York Giants as an undrafted free agent in ...more

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Víctor Vald&eacut... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Age: 37

Birthplace: L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain

Víctor Valdés Arribas (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈbiktoɾ βalˈdes aˈriβas]; born 14 January 1982) is a Spanish football coach and former professional player, who is currently the ...more

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Víctor Mart&iacut... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Age: 40

Birthplace: Ciudad Bolívar, Venezuela

Víctor Jesús Martínez (born December 23, 1978), also known by his nickname "V-Mart", is a Venezuelan former professional baseball designated hitter and catcher. ...more

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Victor Hugo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Dec. at 83 (1802-1885)

Birthplace: Besançon, France

Victor Marie Hugo (French: [viktɔʁ maʁi yɡo] (listen); 26 February 1802 – 22 May 1885) was a French poet, novelist, and dramatist of the Romantic movement. Hugo is considered to be one of the ...more

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Victor Garber is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Age: 69

Birthplace: London, Canada

Victor Joseph Garber (born March 16, 1949) is a Canadian-American actor and singer. He is known for playing Jesus in Godspell, Anthony Hope in Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, ...more

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Victor Oladipo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Age: 26

Birthplace: Upper Marlboro, Maryland

Kehinde Babatunde Victor Oladipo (born May 4, 1992) is an American professional basketball player for the Indiana Pacers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Oladipo was drafted with ...more

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Vic Morrow is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Dec. at 53 (1929-1982)

Birthplace: New York City, New York, USA

Victor Morrow (born February 14, 1929 – July 23, 1982) was an American actor and director whose credits include a starring role in the 1960s ABC television series Combat!, prominent roles in a ...more

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Vic Damone is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Age: 90

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

Vic Damone (born Vito Rocco Farinola; June 12, 1928 – February 11, 2018) was an American traditional pop and big band singer, actor, radio and television presenter, and entertainer. He is best ...more

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Vic Mensa is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Age: 25
Victor Kwesi Mensah (born June 6, 1993), better known by his stage name Vic Mensa, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter and record producer from Chicago, Illinois. Mensa was a member of the ...more

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Vic Tayback is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Dec. at 60 (1930-1990)

Birthplace: New York City, USA, New York

Victor Tayback (January 6, 1930 – May 25, 1990) was an American actor. He is best known for his role as diner owner Mel Sharples in the comedy-drama film Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974) ...more
Victor Webster is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Age: 46

Birthplace: Calgary, Canada

Victor Webster (born February 7, 1973) is a Canadian actor. He is known for being the second actor to play Nicholas Alamain on the NBC daytime soap Days of Our Lives from 1999-2000, the mutant ...more

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Vic Hadfield is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Age: 78

Birthplace: Oakville, Canada

Victor Edward Hadfield (born October 4, 1940) is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey player. He played sixteen years in the National Hockey League (NHL), spending thirteen with the New ...more
Victor Wooten is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Age: 54

Birthplace: Mountain Home, Idaho, United States of America

Victor Lemonte Wooten (born September 11, 1964) is an American bass guitarist, record producer, educator, and recipient of five Grammy Awards. He has been the bassist for Béla Fleck and ...more

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Victor Borge is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Dec. at 91 (1909-2000)

Birthplace: Copenhagen, Denmark

Børge Rosenbaum (3 January 1909 – 23 December 2000), known professionally as Victor Borge ( BOR-gə), was a Danish comedian, conductor, and pianist who achieved great popularity in radio ...more

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Víctor Cruz is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Dec. at 47 (1957-2004)

Birthplace: Rancho Viejo, Texas

Víctor Manuel Cruz Gil (December 24, 1957 – September 26, 2004) was a Major League Baseball pitcher. He played during five seasons at the major league level for the Toronto Blue Jays, ...more

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Vic Willis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Dec. at 71 (1876-1947)

Birthplace: Maryland

Victor Gazaway Willis (April 12, 1876 – August 3, 1947) was an American Major League Baseball pitcher during the 1890s and 1900s. In 14 seasons in the National League (NL), he pitched for the ...more
Victor French is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Dec. at 55 (1934-1989)

Birthplace: Santa Barbara, California, United States of America

Victor Edwin French (December 4, 1934 – June 15, 1989) was an American actor and director. He is remembered for roles on the television programs Little House on the Prairie, Highway to Heaven ...more
Vic Chesnutt is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Dec. at 45 (1964-2009)

Birthplace: Jacksonville, USA, Florida

James Victor Chesnutt (November 12, 1964 – December 25, 2009) was an American singer-songwriter from Athens, Georgia. His first album, Little, was released in 1990, but his breakthrough to ...more

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Victor Fleming is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Dec. at 60 (1889-1949)

Birthplace: Pasadena, California, United States of America

Victor Lonzo Fleming (February 23, 1889 – January 6, 1949) was an American film director, cinematographer, and producer. His most popular films were The Wizard of Oz and Gone with the Wind (both ...more

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Vic Janowicz is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Dec. at 66 (1930-1996)

Birthplace: Elyria, Ohio

Victor Felix "Vic" Janowicz (February 26, 1930 – February 27, 1996) was an American football halfback in the National Football League for the Washington Redskins. He played college ...more
Victor Young is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Dec. at 56 (1900-1956)

Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Not to be confused with the actor Victor Sen Yung who was sometimes billed as Victor YoungVictor Young (August 8, 1900 – November 10, 1956) was an American composer, arranger, violinist and ...more

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Victor Mature is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Dec. at 86 (1913-1999)

Birthplace: Louisville, Kentucky, United States of America

Victor John Mature (January 29, 1913 – August 4, 1999) was an American stage, film, and television actor who starred most notably in several movies during the 1950s, and was known for his dark ...more
Víctor Jara is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Dec. at 41 (1932-1973)

Birthplace: DVD Region 4, Chile, South America, Lonquén

Víctor Lidio Jara Martínez (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈβiktoɾ ˈliðjo ˈxaɾa maɾˈtines]; 28 September 1932 – 16 September 1973) was a Chilean teacher, theater director, poet, ...more

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Victor Salva is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Age: 60

Birthplace: USA, California, Martinez

Victor McLaglen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Victor
Dec. at 73 (1886-1959)

Birthplace: England, Royal Tunbridge Wells

Victor Andrew de Bier Everleigh McLaglen (10 December 1886 – 7 November 1959) was a British-American film actor. He was known as a character actor, particularly in Westerns, and made seven films ...more

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