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Ever wondered how many famous people named Young there are? This list of celebrities named Young includes photos and information about each person when available. The famous Youngs 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 Young, actors named Young, and even athletes named Young. Well-known Youngs like Young Jeezy, Young Thug, and Young Buck are just the start of this list.
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Young Jeezy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Young
age 40 Jay Wayne Jenkins, better known by his stage name Young Jeezy or simply Jeezy, is an American hip hop recording artist from Atlanta, Georgia. He is the de facto leader of Southern hip hop group ...more

Young Thug is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Young
age 25 Jeffrey Williams, better known by his stage name Young Thug, is an American rapper from Atlanta, Georgia. He is known for the single "Stoner", as well as his collaborations with fellow ...more

Young Buck is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Young
age 37 David Darnell Brown, also known as Young Buck, is an American rapper, actor, entrepreneur, and producer. Buck is a former member of the hip hop group UTP Playas. As a music executive, he is ...more

Young MC is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Young
age 50 Marvin Young, better known by his stage name Young M.C., is an English-born American singer, rapper and actor. He is best known for his 1989 hit "Bust a Move". His debut album Stone ...more

Young Corbett III is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Young
Dec. at 88 (1905-1993) Young Corbett III was an Italian-born American boxer. Regarded as one of the greatest fighters of all time, he was the world Welterweight boxing champion in 1933 and the Middleweight champion in ...more

Young Dro is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Young
age 39 D'Juan Montrel Hart, better known by his stage name Young Dro, is an American hip hop recording artist from Bankhead, Atlanta, Georgia. After gaining recognition with his regional hit song “Yes ...more

Young Marble Giants is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Marble Giants are a post-punk band formed in Cardiff, Wales in 1978. Their music is constructed around the vocals of Alison Statton along with the minimalist instrumentation of brothers ...more

Young Stribling is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Young
Dec. at 29 (1904-1933) Young Stribling was a professional boxer in the Heavyweight division. He was the elder brother of fellow boxer Herbert Stribling.

Young Tom Morris is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Young
Dec. at 24 (1851-1875) Tom Morris, Jr., known as "Young Tom Morris", was one of the pioneers of professional golf, and was the first young prodigy in golf history. He won four consecutive titles in the Open ...more

Young B. is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Young
age 26 Young B is an American singer-songwriter, rapper, dancer, and actress. She is most notable for appearing alongside rapper DJ Webstar on his 2006 debut album, Webstar Presents: Caught in the Web, ...more

Young Man Kang is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Young
age 51 Young Man Kang is a film director and producer.

Young Maylay is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Young
age 38 Christopher "Chris" Bellard also known by his stage name, Young Maylay, is an American West Coast rapper from Los Angeles. He is best known for providing the voice of Carl ...more

Young Chris is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Young
age 35 Young Chris is a Grammy Award nominated American rapper and songwriter. A member of Philadelphia rap duo Young Gunz, formerly signed to Roc-A-Fella Records through Beanie Sigel’s State Property ...more

Young Corbett II is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Young
Dec. at 47 (1880-1927) Young Corbett II is a boxer who held the world featherweight championship. He took the name "Young Corbett II" in honor of James J. Corbett, a heavyweight champion. Corbett was ...more

Young Noble is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Young
age 40 Rufus Cooper III, also known by his stage name Young Noble, is an American rapper. Best known for being part of Tupac Shakur's rap group Outlawz. Noble joined the Outlawz in the early summer of ...more

Young Steff is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Steff age 29 Stephen Goldsborough, better known by his stage name Young Steff, is an American R&B, Hip Hop, and Pop singer-songwriter currently signed to Richcraft/Atlantic Records and managed by Larock ...more

Young Griffo is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Young
Dec. at 56 (1871-1927) Albert Griffiths, better known as Young Griffo, was a world featherweight boxing champion. The Ring Magazine founder Nat Fleischer rated Griffo as the #8 featherweight of all-time. He was ...more

Young Erne is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Young
Dec. at 60 (1884-1944) Young Erne is an American boxer from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In his first 36 fights, he had a record of 28-2-6. Young fought Tommy Love in Philadelphia. Tommy won by decision. Young fought ...more

Young Firpo is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Young
Dec. at 77 (1907-1984) Young Firpo was a professional light-heavyweight boxer. He began his career in Burke, Idaho. He was a popular fighter in the Pacific Northwest during the 1920s and 1930s, particularly in ...more

Young Peter Jackson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Peter Jackson Dec. at 46 (1877-1923) Young Peter Jackson was a boxer active between 1895 and 1914. During his career, he was able to achieve victories over some of the most storied fighters of all-time, including Sam Langford, ...more

Young De is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young De age 37 Demrick is a member of the musical group, Soul Assassins.

Young Jean Lee is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Jean Lee

Young Rome is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Young
age 36 Jerome Isaac Jones, better known by his stage names Romeo or Young Rome, is an American rapper, singer and actor. He is a former member of R&B singing group Immature/IMx and released his ...more

Young Ju Seo is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Ju Seo age 20 Seo Young-joo is an actor.

Young Bleed is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Young
age 40 Glenn Clifton Jr., better known as Young Bleed is an American hip-hop artist based out of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Since his chart-topping 1998 release My Balls & My Word, Thug Drama, a ghost ...more

Young Books is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Books

Young John Allen is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young John Allen Dec. at 71 (1836-1907) Young John Allen was an American Methodist missionary in late Qing Dynasty China with the American Southern Methodist Episcopal Mission. He is best known in China by his local name Lin Lezhi. ...more

Young Mutley is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Mutley age 41 Lee Woodley, better known by his boxing alias Young Mutley, is a British boxer. He is a former British Welterweight champion. His professional record is 30 wins from 37 fights, 14 by knockout. ...more

Young Jean Lee is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Jean Lee age 43 Young Jean Lee is a Brooklyn-based playwright, director, and filmmaker. She is the Artistic Director of Young Jean Lee's Theater Company, a not-for-profit theater company dedicated to producing ...more

Young Jessie is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Named Young
age 81 Obediah Donnell "Obie" Jessie, is an African American R&B and jazz singer and songwriter. He recorded as Young Jessie in the 1950s and 1960s, and was known for his solo career, ...more

Young Talkmore Nyongani is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Named Young
age 34 Young Talkmore Nyongani is a Zimbabwean sprinter who specializes in the 400 metres. His personal best time is 44.96 seconds, achieved in March 2005 in Pretoria. He carried the flag for Zimbabwe ...more

Young Pluto is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Named Young
Dec. at 60 (1871-1931) Young Pluto, later Joe Pluto, was a South African-born featherweight boxer, who lived in Australia for most of his life. His career record was 17-9-12. Born Joseph William Dudley Brown, 10 July ...more

Young Lay is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Named Young
age 43 Lathan Williams, better known by his stage name Young Lay, is a San Francisco Bay Area-based gangsta rapper. He has worked with artists such as label mate Ray Luv, Tupac Shakur and Mac Dre. ...more

Young Harris is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Harris Dec. at 82 (1812-1894) Young Loftin Gerdine Harris was an American lawyer, businessman, politician, judge, and philanthropist. He is best known as the early benefactor of Young Harris College in the U.S. state of ...more

Young Shin Kim is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Shin Kim age 41 Young Shin Kim is an actress.

Young Love is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Love is an American dance-rock band formed in 2005 in New York City. Dan Keyes handles the majority of the production and songwriting in addition to providing lead vocals. Young Love's ...more

Young Deenay is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Deenay age 39 Fatima Napo, alias Young Deenay is a German hip hop and rap artist. She studied psychology at the University of Frankfurt. Her greatest success single was "Walk on by" that stayed 14 ...more

Young Marshall Moody is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Marshall Moody Dec. at 44 (1822-1866) Young Marshall Moody was a Confederate States Army officer who was promoted to brigadier general near the end of the American Civil War. He was a teacher, merchant and circuit court clerk in ...more

Young Man Afraid Of His Horses is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Man Afraid Of His Horses Dec. at 70 (1830-1900) Young-Man-Afraid-Of-His-Horses [Tȟašúŋke Kȟokípȟapi], also translated as His-Horses-Are-Afraid and They-Fear-Even-His-Horses, was a chief of the Oglala Sioux. Commonly ...more

Young Woo Kang is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Woo Kang Young Woo Kang was a disability rights advocate, author, and speaker. He is known for his work in developing a braille alphabet for the Korean language. He is the current Vice Chair of the World ...more

Young Dre is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Dre Andre Truthe, better known by his stage name Young Dre the Truth, is an American hip hop recording artist and from Seattle, Washington. He is perhaps best known for his collaborations with EA ...more

Young Chop is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Named Young
age 24 Tyree Pittman, better known as Young Chop on da Beat, or simply Young Chop, is an American rapper and a record producer from Chicago, Illinois. He is signed to Warner Bros. Records. He gained ...more

Young Tonumaipea is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Tonumaipea age 25 Young Tonumaipea is a professional rugby league footballer.

Young Bussey is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Bussey Dec. at 28 (1917-1945) Ruey Young Bussey was a professional American football quarterback for the Chicago Bears of the National Football League. Bussey was killed in action during World War II.

Young V is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young V age 26 Vercy Miller is an actor and a rapper.

Young JV is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young JV age 27 Eduardo JV Arancillo Kapunan III, known as Young JV, is a Filipino singer, rapper, dancer, actor, basketball star, songwriter and record producer. He became famous for his first urban hit single ...more

Young Dutchy is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Dutchy Dec. at 58 (1853-1911) Young Dutchy whose real name was Frederick Hansted, was born in London. He began boxing at the age of sixteen and fought as a featherweight in Australia before sailing to America at the age of ...more

Young Snipe is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Named Young
age 33

Young Genius is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young Genius

Young $tack$ is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Named Young
Young $tack$ age 33