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List of Famous Radio Personalities

List of famous radio personalities, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top radio personalities in the world? This includes the most prominent radio personalities, living and dead, both in America and abroad. Radio fans might also be interested in the funniest Howard Stern news pranks and our list of famous female radio personalities. This list of notable radio personalities is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic radio personalities 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 radio personalities.

This list of famous radio DJs contains popular radio show hosts like Howard Stern, Glenn Beck, Rush Limbaugh, Ryan Seacrest, and more. Many of these radio presenters host programs on Sirius XM, are featured on the local stations' morning shows, or have their own podcasts, so expect a variety of radio celebrities. 

From reputable, prominent, and well known radio personalities to the lesser known radio personalities of today, these are some of the best professionals in the radio personality field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous radio personalities ever?" and "What are the names of famous radio personalities?" then you're in the right place. 

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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. ...more
  • Rush Hudson Limbaugh III ( January 12, 1951 – February 17, 2021) was an American radio talk show host and conservative political commentator. He resided in Palm Beach, Florida, where he broadcast The ...more
  • Adam Carolla (; born May 27, 1964) is an American comedian, radio personality, television host, actor, podcaster, and director. He hosts The Adam Carolla Show, a talk show distributed as a podcast ...more
  • Anthony Cumia is a broadcast artist and one of the hosts of The Opie and Anthony Show, a talk radio program  on XM Satellite Radio, Sirius Satellite Radio, and syndicated on terrestrial radio ...more
  • Gregg Hughes, more popularly known as "opie" is a broadcast artist and one of the hosts of The Opie and Anthony Show, a talk radio program  on XM Satellite Radio, Sirius Satellite Radio, and ...more
  • James Joseph Norton (born July 19, 1968) is an American comedian, radio personality, actor, author, and television and podcast host. Norton has been the co-host of the podcast UFC Unfiltered with ...more
  • Glenn Lee Beck (born February 10, 1964) is an American conservative political commentator, radio host and television producer. He is the CEO, founder, and owner of Mercury Radio Arts, the parent ...more
  • Russell Edward Brand (born 4 June 1975) is an English comedian, actor, radio host and YouTuber. After beginning his career as a comedian and later becoming an MTV presenter, Brand first achieved ...more
  • Ryan John Seacrest (born December 24, 1974) is an American radio personality, television host, and producer. Seacrest is known for hosting the competition show American Idol, the syndicated countdown ...more
  • Ronald Wilson Reagan (; February 6, 1911 – June 5, 2004) was an American politician who served as the 40th president of the United States from 1981 to 1989. Prior to his presidency, he was a ...more
  • Michael Saul Medved (born October 3, 1948) is an American radio show host, author, political commentator, and film critic. His talk show, The Michael Medved Show is syndicated from his home ...more
  • Sean Patrick Hannity (born December 30, 1961) is an American talk show host and conservative political commentator. Hannity is the host of The Sean Hannity Show, a nationally syndicated talk radio ...more
  • Dante Daniel Bonaduce (born August 13, 1959) is an American radio/television personality, comedian, professional wrestler, and former child actor. Bonaduce is the son of veteran TV writer/producer ...more
  • Kelly Michelle Lee Osbourne (born 27 October 1984) is a British singer-songwriter, actress, television presenter and fashion designer. The daughter of Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne (née Levy), she is ...more
  • Khloé Alexandra Kardashian (born June 27, 1984) is an American media personality, socialite, model, businesswoman, and entrepreneur. Since 2007, she has starred with her family in the reality ...more
  • Eric Marlon Bishop (born December 13, 1967), known professionally as Jamie Foxx, is an American actor, singer, songwriter, record producer and comedian. For his portrayal of Ray Charles in the 2004 ...more
  • Rachel Anne Maddow ( (listen), MAD-oh; born April 1, 1973) is an American television host and liberal political commentator. Maddow hosts The Rachel Maddow Show, a nightly television show on MSNBC, ...more
  • Mickey Rooney (born Joseph Yule Jr.; September 23, 1920 – April 6, 2014) was an American actor, vaudevillian, comedian, producer and radio personality. In a career spanning nine decades and ...more
  • Christopher Keith Irvine (born November 9, 1970), better known by his ring name Chris Jericho, is an American-born Canadian professional wrestler, musician, author, and actor, currently signed to All ...more
  • Dennis Mark Prager () (born August 2, 1948) is an American conservative radio talk show host and writer. Born into an Orthodox Jewish family, his initial political work concerned Soviet Jews who were ...more
  • Daniel Lawrence Whitney (born February 17, 1963), known professionally by his stage name Larry the Cable Guy, is an American stand-up comedian, actor, producer, singer and radio personality, with a ...more
  • Jeffrey Marshall Foxworthy (born September 6, 1958) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, television personality, radio personality and author. He is a member of the Blue Collar Comedy Tour, a ...more
  • Nicholas Scott Cannon (born October 8, 1980) is an American actor, rapper, director, producer, television presenter, radio personality, and activist. On television, Cannon began as a teenager on All ...more
  • Kevin Patrick Smith (born August 2, 1970) is an American filmmaker, actor, comedian, comic book writer, author, and podcaster. He came to prominence with the low-budget comedy film Clerks (1994), ...more
  • Dennis Michael Miller (born November 3, 1953) is an American talk show host, political commentator, sports commentator, actor, and comedian. He was a cast member of Saturday Night Live from 1985 to ...more