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List of famous disc jockeys, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top disc jockeys in the world? This includes the most prominent disc jockeys, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable disc jockeys is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic disc jockeys were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned disc jockeys.

This list contains people like Jimmy Savile and David Guetta.

From reputable, prominent, and well known disc jockeys to the lesser known disc jockeys of today, these are some of the best professionals in the disc jockey field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous disc jockeys ever?" and "What are the names of famous disc jockeys?" then you're in the right place. 
Paris Hilton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Disc Jockeys
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Paris Whitney Hilton is an American socialite, television personality, model, actress and singer. She is the great-granddaughter of Conrad Hilton, the founder of Hilton Hotels. Born in New York City and raised there and in Beverly Hills, California, Hilton began her modeling career as a teenager when she signed with Donald Trump's agency, T Management. Her lifestyle and rumored short-lived relationships with Leonardo DiCaprio and Oscar De La Hoya made her a feature of entertainment news, and Hilton was called "New York's leading It Girl" in 2001. In 2003, a sex tape with Hilton and then-boyfriend Rick Salomon 1 Night in Paris was made public. Later that year she starred with Nicole Richie in ...more

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Lady Gaga is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Disc Jockeys
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Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, better known by her stage name Lady Gaga, is an American singer and songwriter. She initially performed in theater, appearing in high school plays, and studied at CAP21 through New York University's Tisch School of the Arts before dropping out to pursue a musical career. After leaving a rock band, participating in the Lower East Side's avant garde performance art circuit, and being dropped from a contract with Def Jam Recordings, Gaga worked as a songwriter for Sony/ATV Music Publishing. There, recording artist Akon noticed her vocal abilities and helped her to sign a joint deal with Interscope Records and his own KonLive Distribution. Gaga rose to ...more

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Howard Stern is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Disc Jockeys
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Howard Allan Stern is an American radio and television personality, producer, author, actor, and photographer. He is best known for his radio show, which was nationally syndicated from 1986 to 2005. Stern has been exclusive to Sirius XM Radio since 2006. Stern wished to pursue a radio career since the age of five. While at Boston University, he worked at the campus station WTBU before a brief stint at WNTN in Newton, Massachusetts. He developed his on-air personality when he landed positions at WRNW in Briarcliff Manor, WCCC in Hartford, Connecticut, and WWWW in Detroit, Michigan. In 1981, he paired with his current newscaster and co-host Robin Quivers at WWDC in Washington, D.C., before a ...more

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Whoopi Goldberg is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Disc Jockeys
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Whoopi Goldberg is an American actress, comedienne, political activist, writer, producer, and television host. Although Goldberg made her film debut in the avant-garde ensemble film Citizen: I'm Not Losing My Mind, I'm Giving It Away, her breakthrough role was playing Celie, a mistreated black woman in the Deep South in the period drama film The Color Purple. For her performance, she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress. She played Oda Mae Brown – a wacky psychic helping a slain man save his lover – in the romantic fantasy film Ghost, for which she won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Goldberg was the second black woman in the history of the Academy Awards to ...more

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