Famous Entertainers - List of Famous Entertainers

An entertainer may refer to any person who is involved in amusing or entertaining audiences. An entertainer may be a film star, a circus clown, a singer or even a magician. A person, who attracts the attention and holds the interests of a large group of audiences for a particular period of time with his talent, is known as an entertainer. Entertainers existed as early as the 14th century, when the royal courts appointed entertainers, dancers and singers to entertain the guests and the royals in the kingdom. May royal events, also required entertainers to be present, for example in 1595, the celebrations of Queen Elizabeth I was graced by many entertainers. In the later part of the 20th century, there were significant developments in the field of technology and the electronic media emerged. With the arrival of the electronic media, the mass audiences were entertained with a variety of entertainment packages like music, movies, TV shows and the like. In the 21st century, the entertainment industry rapidly developed and expanded due to many factors like globalization and the global convergence of media. To learn more about famous and well-known entertainers in the world, move on to read their biographies that include trivia, interesting facts, timeline and life history.

The Most Famous Entertainers

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
Bam MargeraSeptember 28, 1979AmericanBam Margera is an American actor, television and radio personality, professional skateboarder and a daredevil
David BrudnoyJune 5, 1940AmericanDavid Brudnoy was an American talk radio host, famous for his ‘The David Brudnoy Show’ which aired on WBZ-AM station
Bill NyeNovember 27, 1955AmericanBill Nye is an American television host, scientist, science educator, writer, actor and comedian
Bob HopeMay 29, 1903AmericanBob Hope was a British-born American entertainer, actor, radio personality and comedian
Andy KaufmanJanuary 17, 1949AmericanA stand-up comedian and performance artist, Andy Kaufman was known for his eccentric acts, especially his character of Latka Gravis
Bob BarkerDecember 12, 1923AmericanBob Barker is a former American game show host, best known for CBS’s ‘The Price Is Right’
Rolf HarrisMarch 30, 1930AustralianRolf Harris is an Australian artiste, famous for his songs, television shows, and paintings
Bob Hope

Bob Hope

Bob Hope was a British-born American entertainer, actor, radio personality and comedian

AmericanMay 29, 1903154 views

Bam Margera

Bam Margera is an American actor, television and radio personality, professional skateboarder and a daredevil

AmericanSeptember 28, 1979405 views

Rolf Harris

Rolf Harris is an Australian artiste, famous for his songs, television shows, and paintings

AustralianMarch 30, 193096 views

Bob Barker

Bob Barker is a former American game show host, best known for CBS’s ‘The Price Is Right’

AmericanDecember 12, 1923127 views

Andy Kaufman

A stand-up comedian and performance artist, Andy Kaufman was known for his eccentric acts, especially his character of Latka Gravis

AmericanJanuary 17, 1949153 views

Bill Nye

Bill Nye is an American television host, scientist, science educator, writer, actor and comedian

AmericanNovember 27, 1955155 views

David Brudnoy

David Brudnoy was an American talk radio host, famous for his ‘The David Brudnoy Show’ which aired on WBZ-AM station

AmericanJune 5, 1940161 views