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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray 

Chris Abraham
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Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Ray. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Ray on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Ray as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Ray along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Ray, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Rays include Rachael Ray, Nicole Ray, and Satyajit Ray, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Rachael Ray is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Age 50 from Glens Falls, New York, USA
Rachael Domenica Ray (born August 25, 1968) is an American television personality, businesswoman, celebrity chef, and author. She hosts the syndicated daily talk and lifestyle program Rachael ...more
Satyajit Ray is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Dec. at 71 (1921-1992) from Kolkata, India
Satyajit Ray (Bengali pronunciation: [ˈʃɔtːodʒit ˈrai̯] (listen); 2 May 1921 – 23 April 1992) was an Indian filmmaker, screenwriter, music composer, graphic artist, lyricist and author, widely ...more
Lisa Ray is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Age 43 from Toronto, Canada
Lisa Rani Ray (born 4 April 1972) is an Indian Canadian actress, model, television host, philanthropist and social activist. In 2005 she appeared in the Canadian film Water, which ...more
Sugar Ray is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Sugar Ray is an American rock band from Newport Beach, California. Originally forming in 1986 and playing heavier nu metal style music, the band achieved mainstream popularity in 1997 with their ...more
James Earl Ray is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Dec. at 70 (1928-1998) from Alton, Illinois
James Earl Ray (March 10, 1928 – April 23, 1998) was an American fugitive and felon convicted of assassinating Martin Luther King Jr. in Memphis, Tennessee. Ray was convicted on his 41st ...more
Ola Ray is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Age 58 from USA, St. Louis, Missouri
Ola Ray (born August 26, 1960) is an American model and actress most notable for her role as the girlfriend of Michael Jackson in the short film Thriller.
Stevie Ray is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Age 60 from Houston
Lash Huffman (born August 22, 1958) is an American semi-retired professional wrestler, better known by his ring name, Stevie Ray. Stevie Ray is best known for his seven-year tenure with World ...more
Rob Ray is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Age 50 from Stirling-Rawdon, Canada
Robert John Ray, nicknamed Rayzor (born June 8, 1968) is a Canadian sports broadcaster and former professional ice hockey player for the Buffalo Sabres and Ottawa Senators. He was awarded the ...more
Aindrita Ray is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Age 33 from Udaipur, India
Aindrita Ray is an Indian film actress, primarily appearing in Kannada films. She made her acting debut in 2007, starring in Meravanige and went on to appear in several commercially successful ...more
Johnnie Ray is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Dec. at 63 (1927-1990) from Hopewell, Oregon, USA
{{Infobox person | name = Johnnie Ray | image = Johnnie Ray c. 1952 photo.png | caption = Ray c. 1952 | birth_name = John Alvin Ray | birth_date = (1927-01-10)January 10, 1927 | birth_place = ...more
Nicholas Ray is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Dec. at 68 (1911-1979) from Galesville, Wisconsin, United States of America
Nicholas Ray (born Raymond Nicholas Kienzle Jr., August 7, 1911 – June 16, 1979) was an American film director best known for the movie Rebel Without a Cause. Ray is also appreciated for a large ...more
Vanessa Ray is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Age 38 from Livermore, California, United States of America
Vanessa Ray Liptak, known professionally as Vanessa Ray, is an American actress and singer. She is best known for portraying Teri Ciccone on the soap opera As the World Turns, Jenny on the legal ...more
Sukumar Ray is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Dec. at 36 (1887-1923) from Kolkata, India
Sukumar Ray (Bengali: সুকুমার রায়, Sukumār Rāẏ ; 30 October 1887 – 10 September 1923) was a Bengali poet, story writer, playwright and editor from the Indian subcontinent, who is remembered ...more
Man Ray is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Dec. at 86 (1890-1976) from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Man Ray (born Emmanuel Radnitzky; August 27, 1890 – November 18, 1976) was an American visual artist who spent most of his career in Paris. He was a significant contributor to the Dada and ...more
Aldo Ray is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Dec. at 65 (1926-1991) from Pen Argyl, Pennsylvania, USA, Pennsylvania
Aldo Ray (born Aldo Da Re; September 25, 1926 – March 27, 1991) was an American actor.
Elmer Ray is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Dec. at 76 (1911-1987) from Federal Point, Florida
Elmer "Kid Violent" Ray (March 3, 1911 – May 20, 1987) was an American heavyweight boxer who fought from 1926 to 1949. He was born in Federal Point, Florida. Ray was known as a hard ...more
Jimmy Del Ray is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Age 56 from Grove City, Pennsylvania
David Everett Ferrier (November 30, 1962 – December 6, 2014) was an American professional wrestler, better known by his ring name, "Gigolo" Jimmy Del Ray. Del Ray was best known for ...more
East Bay Ray is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Age 60 from Oakland, California
Raymond John Pepperell (born November 17, 1958), better known by his stage name East Bay Ray, is a guitarist best known for his membership in the San Francisco Bay area-based punk band Dead ...more
Jonah Ray is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Age 36 from Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America
Jonah Ray Rodrigues (born August 3, 1982) is an American actor, comedian and writer from Los Angeles. He stars as the current host of the revival of Mystery Science Theater 3000. He is one of ...more
Bully Ray is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Mark LoMonaco (born July 14, 1971) is an American professional wrestler and radio talk show host, currently signed to Ring of Honor (ROH) under the ring name Bully Ray. He is best known for his ...more
Fred Olen Ray is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Age 64 from Ohio, United States, with Territories, Jackson County, Wellston
Fred Olen Ray (born September 10, 1954) is an American film director, producer, and screenwriter of more than 150 low-to-medium budget feature films in many genres, including horror, science ...more
Gamma Ray is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Gamma Ray is a heavy metal band from Hamburg, northern Germany, founded and fronted by Kai Hansen after his departure from the German power metal band Helloween. Hansen is the current lead ...more
David Parker Ray is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
David Parker Ray Dec. at 63 (1939-2002) from Belen, New Mexico
David Parker Ray (November 6, 1939 – May 28, 2002), also known as the Toy-Box Killer, was an American suspected serial killer and known torturer of women. Though no bodies were found, he was ...more
Annada Shankar Ray is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Dec. at 97 (1905-2002) from Dhenkanal, India
Annada Shankar Ray (15 May 1904 – 28 October 2002) was a Bengali poet and essayist. He also wrote some Odia poetry.He wrote several Bengali poems criticising the Partition of India. Most notable ...more
Gabrielle Ray is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Ray
Dec. at 90 (1883-1973) from England
Gabrielle Ray (28 April 1883 - 21 May 1973), was an English stage actress, dancer and singer, best known for her roles in Edwardian musical comedies. Ray was considered one of the most beautiful ...more