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Who Is The Most Famous Ray In The World?

Updated March 1, 2021 415 votes 23 voters 7.7k views49 items

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

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

Rachael Ray is certainly one of the most famous Rays on this list. One of the famous TV personalities with the last name Ray, she started her career hosting cooking shows before launching her eponymous lifestyle series and brand. She has also written several cookbooks.

Another of the famous people with the last name Ray is Amy Ray. She is a musician best known as a member of the Indigo Girls. “Closer to Fine” and “Power of Two” are some of their biggest hits.

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

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    Rachael Ray

    1968-08-25
    Rachael Domenica Ray (born August 25, 1968) is an American television personality,...  more

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    Amy Ray

    1964-04-12
    Amy Elizabeth Ray (born April 12, 1964) is an American singer-songwriter and member of the...  more
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    Lisa Ray

    1972-04-04
    Lisa Rani Ray (born 4 April 1972) is an Indian Canadian actress, model, television host,...  more
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    Jonah Ray

    1982-08-03
    Jonah Ray Rodrigues (born August 3, 1982) is an American actor, comedian and writer from Los...  more
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    Ola Ray

    1960-08-26
    Ola Ray (born August 26, 1960) is an American model and actress most notable for her role as...  more
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    Vanessa Ray

    1980-11-02
    Vanessa Ray Liptak, known professionally as Vanessa Ray, is an American actress and singer....  more
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    Nicholas Ray

    1911-08-07
    Nicholas Ray (born Raymond Nicholas Kienzle Jr., August 7, 1911 – June 16, 1979) was an...  more
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    Stevie Ray

    1958-08-22
    Lash Huffman (born August 22, 1958) is an American semi-retired professional wrestler, better...  more

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    Johnnie Ray

    1927-01-10
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    Aldo Ray

    1926-09-25
    Aldo Ray (born Aldo Da Re; September 25, 1926 – March 27, 1991) was an American actor....  more
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    East Bay Ray

    1958-11-17
    Raymond John Pepperell (born November 17, 1958), better known by his stage name East Bay Ray,...  more
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    Satyajit Ray

    1921-05-02
    Satyajit Ray (Bengali pronunciation: [ˈʃɔtːodʒit ˈrai̯] (listen); 2 May 1921 – 23 April 1992)...  more

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    Connie Ray

    1956-07-10
    Constance "Connie" Ray (born July 10, 1956) is an American actress and playwright. Among her...  more
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    Billy Ray is an American screenwriter and film director. He began writing for television and...  more
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    Fred Olen Ray

    1954-09-10
    Fred Olen Ray (born September 10, 1954) is an American film director, producer, and...  more
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    Ted Ray

    1905-11-21
    Ted Ray (born Charles Olden; 21 November 1905 – 8 November 1977) was an English comedian of...  more
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    Man Ray

    1890-08-27
    Man Ray (born Emmanuel Radnitzky; August 27, 1890 – November 18, 1976) was an American visual...  more
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    Gene Anthony Ray (May 24, 1962 – November 14, 2003) was an American actor, dancer, and...  more
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    Tanika Ray

    1972-01-25
    Tanika Ray (born January 25, 1972) is an American entertainment reporter and actress. She was...  more
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    Jimmy Del Ray

    1962-11-30
    David Everett Ferrier (November 30, 1962 – December 6, 2014) was an American professional...  more
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    Elmer Ray

    1911-03-03
    Elmer "Kid Violent" Ray (March 3, 1911 – May 20, 1987) was an American heavyweight boxer who...  more
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    Charles Ray

    1891-03-15
    Charles Edgar Ray (March 15, 1891 – November 23, 1943) was an American actor, director,...  more
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    Gabrielle Ray

    1883-04-28
    Gabrielle Ray (28 April 1883 - 21 May 1973), was an English stage actress, dancer and singer,...  more
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    Ricardo Ray

    1945-02-15
    Ricardo "Richie" Ray (born February 15, 1945) is a Nuyorican (a New York-born Puerto Rican)...  more
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    Frankie Ray

    1962-06-07
    Frankie Ray is an actor....  more