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Famous People Named Vijay 

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Who knew there were so many famous people named Vijay in the world? Our list of celebrities named Vijay includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Vijays below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Vijay, actors named Vijay, and much more. Vijay, Vijay Sethupathi, and Vijay Amritraj are only a few of the well-known people named Vijay on this list.
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Vijay is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Film Producer, Actor, Playback singer

Age: 44

Birthplace: Chennai, India

C. Joseph Vijay (born 22 June 1974), professionally known as Vijay, is an Indian film actor and playback singer who works in Tamil cinema. He is one of the highest paid actors in Tamil cinema. ...more

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Vijay Sethupathi is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Actor

Age: 41

Birthplace: Rajapalayam, India, India

Vijaya Gurunatha Sethupathi, known as Vijay Sethupathi, is an Indian film actor, who appears in Tamil films. Following a stint as an accountant, he begun considering an acting career. He was ...more
Vijay Amritraj is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Tennis player, Actor, Sports commentator

Age: 65

Birthplace: Chennai, India

Vijay Amritraj (born 14 December 1953) is a former tennis player, sports commentator and occassional actor from India. He was awarded the Padma Shri, India's 4th highest civilian honour, in

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Vijay Yesudas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Actor, Playback singer, Singer

Age: 39

Birthplace: Chennai, India

Vijay Yesudas is an Indian film playback singer and occasional actor. He has sung over 300 film songs.The son of acclaimed singer K. J. Yesudas, Vijay made his debut as a singer with the 2000 ...more
Vijay Antony is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Film Score Composer, Singer-songwriter, Film Producer

Age: 43

Birthplace: Erode, India

Vijay Antony is an Indian music composer, playback singer, actor, film editor, lyricist, audio engineer and film producer working in the Tamil, Telugu and Kannada film industries. He made his ...more
Vijay Arora is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Actor

Age: Dec. at 63 (1944-2007)

Birthplace: India

Vijay Arora (27 December 1944 – 2 February 2007) was an Indian actor in Hindi films and television serials, most famous for his roles in Yaadon Ki Baaraat and as Indrajit in the television ...more
Vijay Anand is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Film Editor

Age: Dec. at 70 (1934-2004)

Birthplace: Punjab, India, Eurasia, Gurdaspur district, Gurdaspur, + more

Vijay Anand may refer to: Vijay Anand (Hindi film maker) (1925–2004), Bollywood filmmaker, producer, screen writer, editor, and actor; brother of actor Dev Anand Vijay Anand (politician) (born ...more
Vijay Raaz is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Actor

Age: 43

Birthplace: Allahabad, India

Vijay Raaz is an Indian film actor . His breakthrough came when he played the role of Dubeyji in the movie Monsoon Wedding in 2001. In 2014, he debuted as a director with Kya Dilli Kya Lahore.
Vijay Prakash is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Playback singer, Singer

Age: 43

Birthplace: Mysore, India

Vijay Prakash is an Indian singer and music composer. He has given his voice for Hindi films such as Blue, Yuvvraaj, Swades, Kaal, Lakshya, Matrubhoomi, Tere Naam, Cheeni Kum, Raavan and Force. ...more
Vijay Merchant is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Vijay

Age: Dec. at 76 (1911-1987)

Birthplace: Maharashtra, Eurasia, India, Mumbai

Vijay Singh Madhavji Merchant pronunciation , real name Vijay Madhav Thackersey (12 October 1911 – 27 October 1987) was an Indian cricketer. A right-hand batter and occasional right-arm medium ...more
Vijay Tendulkar is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Commentator, Journalist, Screenwriter

Age: Dec. at 80 (1928-2008)

Birthplace: Kolhapur, India

Vijay Dhondopant Tendulkar (6 January 1928 – 19 May 2008) was a leading Indian playwright, movie and television writer, literary essayist, political journalist, and social commentator primarily ...more
Vijay Patkar is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Actor, Film Director

Age: 55

Birthplace: Maharashtra, Eurasia, India, Mumbai

Vijay Patkar is an Indian theatre, television, Marathi film and Bollywood film actor. He is better known for his comedy roles in blockbuster movies like Tezaab, Apna Sapna Money Money, Golmaal ...more
Vijay is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Vijay may refer to:
Vijay is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Actor, Film Director
Vijay is a film director and actor.
Vijay Hazare is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Vijay

Age: Dec. at 89 (1915-2004)

Birthplace: Sangli, India

Vijay Samuel Hazare pronunciation (11 March 1915 – 18 December 2004) was an Indian cricketer. He captained India in 14 matches between 1951 and 1953. In India's 25th Test match, nearly 20 years ...more
Vijay Singh is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Golfer

Age: 56

Birthplace: Lautoka

Vijay Singh, CF (Fiji Hindi: विजय सिंह pronounced [ˈʋɪdʒəj sɪ̃ɦ]; born 22 February 1963), nicknamed "The Big Fijian", is an Indo-Fijian professional golfer. He has won 34 events on the ...more
Vijay Iyer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Film Score Composer, Jazz Pianist, Pianist

Age: 47

Birthplace: Albany, New York, United States of America

Vijay Iyer (born October 26, 1971) is an American jazz pianist, composer, bandleader, producer, electronic musician, and writer based in New York City. He is a 2013 MacArthur Fellow. He became ...more
Vijay Seshadri is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Poet, Literary critic, Essayist

Age: 65

Birthplace: Bangalore, India

Vijay Seshadri (born February 13, 1954) is an American, Brooklyn, New York–based poet, essayist and literary critic. Vijay won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for poetry, for 3 Sections.
Vijay is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Vijay is the brother of Guru Dutt.
Vijay K. Nambiar is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Vijay

Age: 75

Birthplace: Maharashtra, Pune division, Eurasia, Pune, India, + more

Chenicheri Vijay Nambiar (Malayalam: വിജയ്‌ കെ. നമ്പ്യാർ; born August 1943) is a retired Indian diplomat and served as the UN Secretary General's Special Advisor on Myanmar. He was Chef de ...more
Vijay Mallya is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Businessperson, Politician, Entrepreneur

Age: 73

Birthplace: Karnataka, Eurasia, India

Vijay Vittal Mallya (born 18 December 1955) is an Indian fugitive economic offender and a former member of the Upper House of the Parliament of India. The son of businessman Vittal Mallya, he is ...more
Vijay Prashad is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Historian, Professor
Vijay Prashad is an Indian historian, journalist, commentator and a Marxist intellectual. He is an executive-director of Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research and the Chief Editor of ...more
Vijay Dahiya is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Coach

Age: 45

Vijay Dahiya pronunciation (born 10 May 1973 in Delhi) is a former Indian cricketer and current coach of Delhi cricket team.
Vijay Bharadwaj is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Coach

Age: 43

Birthplace: Karnataka, Eurasia, India, Bangalore Urban district, Bangalore

Raghvendrarao Vijay Bharadwaj (pronunciation ; Kannada: ರಾಘವೇಂದ್ರರಾವ್ ವಿಜಯ್ ಭಾರದ್ವಾಜ್; born 15 August 1975) is a former Indian cricketer. He was a right-handed batsman and right-arm offbreak ...more
Vijay Yadav is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Vijay
Cricketer

Age: 51

Birthplace: Gonda district, Gonda, Eurasia, Uttar Pradesh, India

Vijay Yadav may refer to: Vijay Yadav (cricketer) (born 1967), Indian cricketer Vijay Kumar Yadav (born 1929), Indian politician in the Lok Sabha Vijay Singh Yadav (born 1953), Indian politician ...more