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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 Stern is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
    Howard Allan Stern is an American radio and television personality, producer, author, actor,... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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  • Rush Limbaugh is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
    Rush Hudson Limbaugh III ( LIM-baw; born January 12, 1951) is an American radio talk show host... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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  • Adam Carolla is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
    Adam Carolla (; born May 27, 1964) is an American comedian, radio personality, television... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • Anthony Cumia is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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  • Gregg "Opie" Hughes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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  • Jim Norton is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
    James Joseph Norton (born July 19, 1968) is an American comedian, radio personality, actor,... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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  • Glenn Beck is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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  • Russell Brand is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
    Russell Edward Brand (born 4 June 1975) is an English comedian, actor, radio host, author, and... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button

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  • Ryan Seacrest is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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  • Ronald Reagan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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  • Michael Medved is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
    Michael Saul Medved (born October 3, 1948) is an American radio show host, author, political... more on Wikipediaamazon buy button
  • Sean Hannity is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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  • Danny Bonaduce is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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  • Kelly Osbourne is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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  • Khloé Kardashian is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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  • Jamie Foxx is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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  • Rachel Maddow is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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  • Mickey Rooney is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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  • Chris Jericho is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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  • Dennis Prager is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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  • Larry the Cable Guy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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  • Jeff Foxworthy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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  • Nick Cannon is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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  • Kevin Smith is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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  • Dennis Miller is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list List of Famous Radio Personalities
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