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Who Is The Most Famous Carr In the World?

Updated March 1, 2021 488 votes 28 voters 8.5k views57 items

List RulesVote up everyone you recognize with the last name Carr.

How many celebrities with the last name Carr can you think of? The famous Carrs below have many different professions, including notable actors with the last name Carr, famous musicians named Carr, and even athletes named Carr.

Vikki Carr is certainly one of the most famous Carrs on this list. One of the famous singers with the last name Carr, she is a three-time Grammy Award-winning artist. “It Must Be Him,” “Can't Take My Eyes Off You,” and “With Pen in Hand” are some of her biggest hits.

Another of the famous people with the last name Carr is Jimmy Carr. He is an English comedian and TV presenter. He has hosted such series as 8 Out of 10 Cats and The Big Fat Quiz of the Year

There are also athletes on this list, such as wrestler Rachael Carr, former basketball player M. L. Carr, and football player Derek Carr. 

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people with the last name Carr? Just add them to the list. Then be sure to vote up every celebrity with the surname Carr that you've heard of! 

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    Vikki Carr



    BirthplaceEl Paso, Texas, USA

    Vikki Carr (born Florencia Bisenta de Casillas-Martinez Cardona, July 19, 1941) is an American vocalist who has had a singing career for more than four decades. Originally from El Paso, Texas, born...  more

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    Alan Carr



    BirthplaceWeymouth, Dorset, England

    Alan Graham Carr (born 14 June 1976) is an English comedian and television personality. Carr was born in Weymouth, Dorset, and spent most of his childhood in Northampton before moving to...  more

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    Jimmy Carr



    BirthplaceIsleworth, West London, England, UK

    James Anthony Patrick Carr (born 15 September 1972) is an English stand-up comedian, presenter, writer, and actor who holds both British and Irish citizenship. He is known for his deadpan delivery,...  more

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    AgeDec. at 71 (1906-1977)

    BirthplaceUniontown, Pennsylvania

    John Dickson Carr (November 30, 1906 – February 27, 1977) was an American author of detective stories, who also published using the pseudonyms Carter Dickson, Carr Dickson and Roger Fairbairn. Carr...  more
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    Eric Carr


    AgeDec. at 41 (1950-1991)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Paul Charles Caravello (July 12, 1950 – November 24, 1991) better known by his stage name Eric Carr, was an American musician and multi-instrumentalist who was the drummer for the rock band Kiss from...  more
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    Cathy Carr


    AgeDec. at 63 (1925-1988)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Angelina Helen Catherine Cordovano (June 28, 1936 – November 22, 1988), known professionally as Cathy Carr, was an American pop singer. ...  more
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    Colette Carr



    BirthplaceMalibu, California

    Colette Mary Carr (born January 6, 1991), is an American musician based in Los Angeles, California. Carr's debut album, Skitszo, a collection of previously released digital EPs, was released on July...  more

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    Leroy Carr


    AgeDec. at 30 (1905-1935)

    BirthplaceNashville, Tennessee

    Leroy Carr (March 27, 1905 – April 29, 1935) was an American blues singer, songwriter and pianist who developed a laid-back, crooning technique and whose popularity and style influenced such artists...  more

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    Katie Carr



    BirthplaceLondon, England

    Katie Carr (born London, 1973) is an English actress and model. She may be best known for her appearances in Dinotopia as Marion and in Heroes as Caitlin....  more
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    Steve Carr



    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Steve Carr is an American film director, music video director and film producer....  more
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    AgeDec. at 83 (1929-2012)

    BirthplaceWest Palm Beach, Florida

    Virginia Spencer Carr (July 21, 1929 – April 10, 2012) was a biographer of Carson McCullers, John Dos Passos and Paul Bowles. Carr was also a college professor for more than 25 years at Columbus...  more
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    Ian Carr


    AgeDec. at 76 (1933-2009)

    BirthplaceDumfries, United Kingdom

    Ian Carr (21 April 1933 – 25 February 2009) was a Scottish jazz musician, composer, writer, and educator. Carr performed and recorded with the Rendell-Carr quintet and jazz-rock band Nucleus, and was...  more
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    Jane Carr



    BirthplaceLoughton, United Kingdom

    Ellen Jane Carr (born 13 August 1950) is an English actress. She is well known for the voice role of "Pud'n" on the animated The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy (US, 2001–2007). She also played a...  more
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    M. L. Carr



    BirthplaceWallace, North Carolina

    Michael Leon Carr (born January 9, 1951) is an American former professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association (NBA) and American Basketball Association (ABA), and former head...  more

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    Allan Carr


    AgeDec. at 62 (1937-1999)

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, United States of America

    Allan Carr (born Allan Soloman, May 27, 1937 – June 29, 1999) was an American producer and manager of stage for the screen. Carr was nominated for numerous awards, winning a Tony Award and two...  more
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    Paul Carr


    AgeDec. at 72 (1934-2006)

    BirthplaceMarrero, Louisiana, USA

    Paul Wallace Carr (January 31, 1934 – February 17, 2006) was an American actor, director, writer, and producer who performed on stage, film, and television for half a century....  more
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    Geneva Carr



    BirthplaceJackson, USA, Mississippi

    Geneva Carr (born May 6, 1971) is an American television and stage actress with an extensive acting resume. She is best known for her portrayal of Marissa Morgan on the CBS television series Bull and...  more
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    Austin Carr



    BirthplaceWashington, D.C.

    Austin George Carr (born March 10, 1948) is an American retired professional basketball player who played for the Cleveland Cavaliers, Dallas Mavericks, and Washington Bullets of the National...  more
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    Caleb Carr



    BirthplaceManhattan, New York City, New York

    Caleb Carr (born August 2, 1955) is an American military historian and author. Carr is the second of three sons born to Lucien Carr and Francesca Von Hartz.He authored The Alienist, The Angel of...  more
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    Darleen Carr



    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, USA

    Alternative NameDarleen Carr

    Darleen Carr (born Darlene Farnon; December 12, 1950) is an American actress, singer, and voice-over artist. She has also been credited as Darlene Carr or Darleen Drake. She has two sisters, both...  more
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    Warren Carr



    BirthplaceVancouver, Canada

    Warren Carr is a film producer....
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    Raymond Carr



    BirthplaceBath, United Kingdom

    Sir Albert Raymond Maillard Carr (11 April 1919 – 19 April 2015) was an English historian specialising in the history of Spain, Latin America, and Sweden. From 1968 to 1987, he was Warden of St...  more
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    Kurt Carr



    BirthplaceHartford, Connecticut, United States of America

    Kurt Carr (born October 12, 1964) is an American gospel music composer and performer. While living in the city of Hartford, Connecticut, he served as Minister of Music at The First Baptist Church of...  more

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    Roger Carr



    BirthplaceSeminole, Oklahoma

    Roger Dale Carr (born July 1, 1952) is a former National Football League wide receiver who played mainly for the Baltimore Colts. He was selected to the Pro Bowl after the 1976 season, during which...  more
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    Ski Carr is an actor....  more