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A list of celebrities who have very long names. Some have multiple middle names, and some are from cultures where their surnames include the names of all of their family members. Some just have hyphenated last names, or just extra names for no clear reason at all. What are the longest names ever? Which famous people have really long names? 

This list includes actors, musicians, writers, and other celebrity-type people who have multiple names. Several are of Spanish heritage, from cultures that customarily include the names of relatives and ancestors. These include Spanish painter Pablo Picasso, whose full naem is Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad Ruiz y Picasso, and personality Charo, who was born María del Rosario Mercedes Pilar Martínez Molina Baeza. 

Mel Gibson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Mel Colm-Cille Gerard Gibson age 62 Mel Colm-Cille Gerard Gibson AO is an American actor and filmmaker. He is most well known as an action hero, for roles such as Martin Riggs in the Lethal Weapon buddy cop film series and Max ...more

Nicole Scherzinger is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Nicole Prascovia Elikolani Valiente Scherzinger age 39 Nicole Scherzinger is an American recording artist, actress and television personality. After reaching one-hit wonder success with girl group Eden's Crush, she signed with Interscope Records in ...more

Julia Louis-Dreyfus is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Julia Scarlett Elizabeth Louis-Dreyfus age 54 Julia Scarlett Elizabeth Louis-Dreyfus is an American actress, comedian, and producer. She is known for her television work on Seinfeld, The New Adventures of Old Christine, and Veep, which she ...more

Morena Baccarin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Morena Silva de Vaz Setta Baccarin age 38 Morena Baccarin is a Brazilian American actress. She is best known for portraying Inara Serra in the series Firefly and the follow-up film Serenity, Adria in the series Stargate SG-1 and the ...more

Daniel Day-Lewis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Daniel Michael Blake Day-Lewis age 60 Sir Daniel Michael Blake Day-Lewis is an English actor. He holds both British and Irish citizenship. Born and raised in London, he excelled on stage at the National Youth Theatre, before being ...more

Kiefer Sutherland is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Kiefer William Frederick Dempsey George Rufus Sutherland age 51 Kiefer William Frederick Dempsey George Rufus Sutherland is a British-born Canadian actor, film producer, and film director. He is best known for his portrayal of Jack Bauer on the Fox series ...more

Isabella Rossellini is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Isabella Fiorella Elettra Giovanna Rossellini age 65 Isabella Fiorella Elettra Giovanna Rossellini is an Italian actress, filmmaker, author, philanthropist, and model. Rossellini is noted for her 14-year tenure as a Lancôme model, and for ...more

Poppy Montgomery is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People with Long Names
"Poppy Montgomery" - Poppy Petal Emma Elizabeth Deveraux Donahue age 45 Poppy Montgomery is an Australian-American actress. She played FBI agent Samantha Spade on the CBS mystery drama Without a Trace from 2002 to 2009, and has played Detective Carrie Wells on the ...more

Zendaya is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman age 21 Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman, known simply as Zendaya, is an American actress, singer and dancer. She began performing at an early age with the dance group Future Shock Oakland, the California ...more

Charles, Prince of Wales is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Charles Philip Arthur George Mountbatten-Windsor age 69 Charles, Prince of Wales, is the eldest child and heir apparent of Queen Elizabeth II. Known alternatively in Scotland as Duke of Rothesay and in South West England as Duke of Cornwall, he is ...more

Richard Pryor is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Richard Franklin Lennox Thomas Pryor Died at 65 (1940-2005) Richard Franklin Lennox Thomas Pryor was an American comedian, actor, film director, social critic, satirist, writer, and MC. Pryor was known for uncompromising examinations of racism and ...more

Mia Farrow is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People with Long Names
María "Mia" de Lourdes Villiers Farrow age 73 María de Lourdes Villiers Farrow, known professionally as Mia Farrow, is an American actress, activist and former fashion model. She first gained notice for her role as Allison MacKenzie ...more

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart Died at 35 (1756-1791) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, baptised as Johannes Chrysostomus Wolfgangus Theophilus Mozart, was a prolific and influential composer of the Classical era. Mozart showed prodigious ability from his ...more

Lorde is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People with Long Names
"Lorde" - Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O'Connor age 21 Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O'Connor, known by her stage name Lorde, is a New Zealand singer and songwriter. Born in Takapuna and raised in Devonport, Auckland, she became interested in performing ...more

Oscar Wilde is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde Died at 46 (1854-1900) Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde was an Irish author, playwright and poet. After writing in different forms throughout the 1880s, he became one of London's most popular playwrights in the ...more

Esti Ginzburg is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Esther "Esti" Daphna Ginzburg-Keizman age 28 Esti Ginzburg, is an Israeli fashion model. She has modelled in international campaigns for brands like Tommy Hilfiger, Burberry, FCUK, Pull and Bear, and Castro. She was also featured in the ...more

Leelee Sobieski is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Liliane "Leelee" Rudabet Gloria Elsveta Sobieski age 34 Liliane Rudabet Gloria Elsveta Sobieski, known professionally as Leelee Sobieski, is an American film and television actress. Sobieski achieved recognition in her mid-teens for her performance ...more

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Radha Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Radha Rani Amber Indigo Ananda Mitchell age 44 Radha Rani Amber Indigo Ananda Mitchell, widely known as Radha Mitchell, is an Australian actress. She rose to prominence appearing in such films as Pitch Black, Finding Neverland, Phone Booth, ...more

Léa Seydoux is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Léa Hélène Seydoux-Fornier de Clausonne age 32 Léa Seydoux is a French actress. She began her acting career in French cinema, appearing in films such as The Last Mistress and On War. She first came to attention after she won the ...more

Natasha Lyonne is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Natasha Bianca Lyonne Braunstein age 38 Natasha Bianca Lyonne Braunstein, better known as Natasha Lyonne, is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Jessica in the American Pie series and her appearances in the films ...more

Pablo Picasso is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Pablo Diego José Francisco de Paula Juan Nepomuceno María de los Remedios Cipriano de la Santísima Trinidad Ruiz y Picasso Died at 92 (1881-1973) Pablo Ruiz y Picasso, also known as Pablo Picasso, was a Spanish painter, sculptor, printmaker, ceramicist, stage designer, poet and playwright who spent most of his adult life in France. As one ...more

Michelle Branch is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Michelle Jacquet DeSevren Branch age 34 Michelle Jacquet DeSevren Branch is an American singer-songwriter and guitarist. During the early 2000s, she released two top-selling albums, The Spirit Room and Hotel Paper. She won a Grammy ...more

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Dido is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Dido Florian Cloud de Bounevialle O'Malley Armstrong age 46 Dido Florian Cloud de Bounevialle O'Malley Armstrong, known as Dido, is an English singer and songwriter. Dido attained international success with her debut album No Angel. It sold over 21 ...more

Charo is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People with Long Names
"Charo" - María del Rosario Mercedes Pilar Martínez Molina Baeza age 67 María del Rosario Mercedes Pilar Martínez Molina Baeza, professionally known by her mononymous stage name Charo, is a Spanish-American actress, comedian, and flamenco guitarist. ...more

Paz de la Huerta is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People with Long Names
"Paz de la Huerta" - María de la Paz Elizabeth Sofía Adriana de la Huerta age 33 María de la Paz Elizabeth Sofía Adriana de la Huerta, known by her stage name Paz de la Huerta, is an American actress and model. De la Huerta is notable for her roles in the films ...more

Jean Reno is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People with Long Names
"Jean Reno" - Juan Moreno y Herrera-Jiménez age 69 Juan Moreno y Herrera-Jiménez, known as Jean Reno, is a French actor. Working in French, English, Japanese, Spanish, and Italian, he has appeared in numerous successful films such as ...more

Dominic West is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Dominic Gerard Francis Eagleton West age 48 Dominic Gerard Francis Eagleton West is an English actor. He is best known for portraying Detective Jimmy McNulty in the HBO drama series The Wire, and won the award for Leading Actor at the ...more

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Seal is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People with Long Names
"Seal" - Seal Henry Olusegun Olumide Adeola Samuel age 55 Henry Olusegun Adeola Samuel, known by the mononym Seal, is a British soul and R&B singer and songwriter. He has sold more than 30 million albums worldwide and is known for his numerous ...more

Casey Affleck is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Caleb Casey McGuire Affleck-Boldt age 42 Caleb Casey McGuire Affleck-Boldt is an American actor, film director, screenwriter and producer. He first came to attention for his performances in Gus Van Sant's films To Die For, Good Will ...more

Rudolph Valentino is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People with Long Names
"Rudolph Valentino" - Rodolfo Alfonso Raffaello Pierre Filibert Guglielmi di Valentina d'Antonguolla Died at 31 (1895-1926) Rodolfo Alfonso Raffaello Pierre Filibert Guglielmi di Valentina d'Antonguolla, professionally known as Rudolph Valentino, was an Italian-born American actor who starred in several well-known ...more

Akon is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People with Long Names
"Akon" - Aliaune Damala Bouga Time Bongo Puru Nacka Lu Lu Lu Badara Akon Thiam age 44 Aliaune Damala Bouga Time Bongo Puru Nacka Lu Lu Lu Badara Akon Thiam, known as Akon, is an American R&B and hip hop recording artist, songwriter, and record producer. He rose to prominence ...more

Joanne Woodward is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Joanne Gignilliat Trimmier Woodward age 88 Joanne Gignilliat Trimmier Woodward is an American actress and producer. She is perhaps best known for her Academy Award-winning role in The Three Faces of Eve.

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Nas is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People with Long Names
"Nas" Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones age 44 Nasir bin Olu Dara Jones, better known as Nas, is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer and actor. He is the son of jazz musician Olu Dara. Since 1994, Nas has released eight ...more

Joseph Fiennes is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Joseph Alberic Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes age 47 Joseph Alberic Twisleton-Wykeham-Fiennes is an English film and stage actor. He is known for his portrayals of William Shakespeare in Shakespeare in Love, Sir Robert Dudley in Elizabeth, ...more

Common is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People with Long Names
"Common" - Lonnie Corant Jaman Shuka Rashid Lynn, Jr. age 46 Lonnie Rashid Lynn, better known by his stage name Common, is an American hip hop recording artist and actor from Chicago, Illinois. Common debuted in 1992 with the album Can I Borrow a Dollar? ...more

Brian Eno is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Brian Peter George St. John le Baptiste de la Salle Eno age 69 Brian Peter George St. John le Baptiste de la Salle Eno, RDI, professionally known as Brian Eno or simply Eno, is an English musician, composer, record producer, singer, and visual artist, known ...more

Marcel Proust is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Valentin Louis Georges Eugène Marcel Proust Died at 51 (1871-1922) Valentin Louis Georges Eugène Marcel Proust was a French novelist, critic, and essayist best known for his monumental novel À la recherche du temps perdu, published in seven parts ...more

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Gabriel García Márquez is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Gabriel José de la Concordia García Márquez Died at 87 (1927-2014) Gabriel José de la Concordia García Márquez was a Colombian novelist, short-story writer, screenwriter and journalist, known affectionately as Gabo throughout Latin America. ...more

Stephanie Beatriz is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Stephanie Beatriz Bischoff Alvizuri Stephanie Beatriz is an actor.

Yves Saint Laurent is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Yves Henri Donat Mathieu-Saint-Laurent Died at 72 (1936-2008) Yves Henri Donat Mathieu-Saint-Laurent, known as Yves Saint Laurent, was an Algerian-born French fashion designer, and is regarded as one of the greatest names in fashion history. In 1985, ...more

Eve Hewson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Memphis "Eve" Sunny Day Hewson age 26 Memphis Eve Sunny Day Hewson, known professionally as Eve Hewson, is an Irish actress. Her first major role was in the 2011 film This Must Be the Place.

Tiki Barber is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Atiim Kiambu Hakeem-Ah "Tiki" Barber age 42 Atiim Kiambu "Tiki" Barber is a retired American football running back who played for the New York Giants of the National Football League for ten seasons. He played college football ...more

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Pablo Neruda is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People with Long Names
"Pablo Neruda" - Neftalí Ricardo Reyes Basoalto Died at 69 (1904-1973) Pablo Neruda was the pen name and, later, legal name of the Chilean poet-diplomat and politician Neftali Ricardo Reyes Basoalto. He derived his pen name from the Czech poet Jan Neruda. He won ...more

Lea Salonga is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Maria Lea Carmen Imutan Salonga age 47 Maria Lea Carmen Imutan Salonga KLD, better known as Lea Salonga, is a Filipina singer and actress who starred in the lead role of Kim in the musical Miss Saigon, for which she won the Olivier, ...more

Mahershala Ali is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Mahershalalhashbaz "Mahershala Ali" Gilmore age 44 Mahershalalhashbaz Ali, commonly known as Mahershala Ali, is an American actor best known for his role as Remy Danton in the television series House of Cards, Colonel Boggs in The Hunger Games: ...more

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Antoine Marie Jean-Baptiste Roger, comte de Saint Exupéry Died at 44 (1900-1944) Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, officially Antoine Marie Jean-Baptiste Roger, comte de Saint Exupéry was a French aristocrat, writer, poet, and pioneering aviator. He became a laureate ...more

Duke Kahanamoku is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Duke Paoa Kahinu Mokoe Hulikohola Kahanamoku Died at 78 (1890-1968) Duke Paoa Kahinu Mokoe Hulikohola Kahanamoku was a Hawaiian-American competition swimmer who was also known as an actor, lawman, early beach volleyball player and businessman credited with ...more

Rainer Maria Rilke is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People with Long Names
"Rainer Maria Rilke" - René Karl Wilhelm Johann Josef Maria Rilke Died at 51 (1875-1926) René Karl Wilhelm Johann Josef Maria Rilke —better known as Rainer Maria Rilke —was a Bohemian-Austrian poet and novelist, "widely recognized as one of the most lyrically intense ...more

Birdy is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People with Long Names
"Birdy" - Jasmine Lucilla Elizabeth Jennifer van den Bogaerde age 21 Jasmine Lucilla Elizabeth Jennifer van den Bogaerde, better known by her stage name Birdy, is an English singer-songwriter. She won the music competition Open Mic UK in 2008, at the age of 12. ...more

Imelda Staunton is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People with Long Names
Imelda Mary Philomena Bernadette Staunton age 62 Imelda Mary Philomena Bernadette Staunton, OBE is a British actress of stage and screen. Staunton trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and began her career in repertory theatre. Since ...more