Billy

Billy is a boy name and means will helmet, protection. It is a German name and its pronunciation is \b(il)-ly\. Other similar names and variants include: Birly, Willy. Billy is a very popular first name for men (#73 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#8671 out of 88799).
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Billy VIP rank

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#1797
Most recent rank
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#35
Highest rank
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103
Actors named Billy
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7
Directors named Billy
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11
Singers named Billy
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3
Writers named Billy

Famous people named Billy

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Famous actors named Billy and their movies

Billy Bob Thornton
Billy Bob Thornton

Born on August 04, 1955

  • Age: 65
  • Birth sign: Leo
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 29
Sling Blade

Sling Blade

Directed by: Billy Bob Thornton

Starring: Billy Bob Thornton, Dwight Yoakam, J.T. Walsh, John Ritter

Country: United States of America

One False Move

One False Move

Directed by: Carl Franklin

Starring: Bill Paxton, Billy Bob Thornton, Cynda Williams, Michael Beach

Monster's Ball

Monster's Ball

Directed by: Marc Forster

Starring: Billy Bob Thornton, Halle Berry, Taylor Simpson, Gabrielle Witcher

Bad Santa

Bad Santa

Directed by: Terry Zwigoff

Starring: Billy Bob Thornton, Bernie Mac, Lauren Graham, John Ritter

Billy Zane
Billy Zane

Born on February 24, 1966

  • Age: 55
  • Birth sign: Pisces
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 23
Titanic

Titanic

Directed by: James Cameron

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Kate Winslet, Billy Zane, Kathy Bates

Country: United States of America

Head Above Water

Head Above Water

Directed by: Jim Wilson

Starring: Harvey Keitel, Cameron Diaz, Craig Sheffer, Billy Zane

Morgan's Ferry

Morgan's Ferry

Directed by: Sam Pillsbury

Starring: Billy Zane, Kelly McGillis, Henry Rollins, Johnny Galecki

Fishtales

Fishtales

Directed by: Alki David

Starring: Billy Zane, Kelly Brook, Alki David, Amber Savva

Billy Crystal
Billy Crystal

Born on March 14, 1948

  • Age: 73
  • Birth sign: Pisces
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 18
City Slickers

City Slickers

Directed by: Ron Underwood

Starring: Billy Crystal, Jack Palance, Daniel Stern, Bruno Kirby

Country: United States of America

Running Scared

Running Scared

Directed by: Peter Hyams

Starring: Gregory Hines, Billy Crystal, Steven Bauer, Darlanne Fluegel

Forget Paris

Forget Paris

Directed by: Billy Crystal

Starring: Billy Crystal, Debra Winger, Joe Mantegna, Cynthia Stevenson

Analyze This

Analyze This

Directed by: Harold Ramis

Starring: Robert De Niro, Billy Crystal, Lisa Kudrow, Chazz Palminteri

Billy Connolly
Billy Connolly

Born on November 24, 1942

  • Age: 78
  • Birth sign: Sagittarius
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 15
Timeline

Timeline

Directed by: Richard Donner

Starring: Paul Walker, Gerard Butler, Billy Connolly, Frances O'Connor

Country: United States of America

Still Crazy

Still Crazy

Directed by: Brian Gibson

Starring: Stephen Rea, Billy Connolly, Jimmy Nail, Timothy Spall

Beautiful Joe

Beautiful Joe

Directed by: Stephen Metcalfe

Starring: Sharon Stone, Billy Connolly, Gil Bellows, Jurnee Smollett-Bell

The Man Who Sued God

The Man Who Sued God

Directed by: Mark Joffe

Starring: Billy Connolly, Judy Davis, Colin Friels, Wendy Hughes

Billy Ray Cyrus
Billy Ray Cyrus

Born on August 25, 1961

  • Age: 59
  • Birth sign: Virgo
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 3

Hannah Montana: The Movie

Directed by: Peter Chelsom

Starring: Miley Cyrus, Emily Osment, Billy Ray Cyrus, Jason Earles

The Spy Next Door

The Spy Next Door

Directed by: Brian Levant

Starring: Jackie Chan, Amber Valletta, Billy Ray Cyrus, Madeline Carroll

Like a Country Song

Directed by: Johnny Remo

Starring: Billy Ray Cyrus, Joel Smallbone, Jennifer Taylor, Kerry Knuppe

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Famous directors named Billy and their movies

Billy Wilder
Billy Wilder

Born on June 22, 1906

  • Age: 114
  • Birth sign: Cancer
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 27
Double Indemnity

Double Indemnity

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: Fred MacMurray, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward G. Robinson, Byron Barr

Country: United States of America

Witness for the Prosecution

Witness for the Prosecution

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: Tyrone Power, Marlene Dietrich, Charles Laughton, Elsa Lanchester

Country: United States of America

Some Like It Hot

Some Like It Hot

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, Jack Lemmon, George Raft

Country: United States of America

The Apartment

The Apartment

Directed by: Billy Wilder

Starring: Jack Lemmon, Shirley MacLaine, Fred MacMurray, Ray Walston

Country: United States of America

Billy O'Brien
Billy O'Brien
  • No. of movies: 3

I Am Not a Serial Killer

Directed by: Billy O'Brien

Starring: Max Records, Christopher Lloyd, Laura Fraser, Christina Baldwin

Isolation

Isolation

Directed by: Billy O'Brien

I Am Not a Serial Killer

Directed by: Billy O'Brien

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Famous writers named Billy and their books

Billy Graham
Billy Graham

Born on November 07, 1918

  • Age: 102
  • Birth sign: Scorpio
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 9
Just As I Am

Just As I Am

By:

autobiography of Billy Graham

Angels

Angels

By:

Yes, angels are real. They are not the product of your imagination. “If we had open spiritual eyes we would see not only a world filled with evil spirits and powers―but also powerful angels with

Just As I Am: The Autobiography of Billy Graham

Just As I Am: The Autobiography of Billy Graham

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Hailed as "the world's preacher," Billy Graham has enjoyed a career that has spanned six decades and his ministry of faith has touched the hearts and souls of millions.

World Aflame

World Aflame

By:

World aflame

Billy Collins
Billy Collins

Born on March 22, 1941

  • Age: 80
  • Birth sign: Aries
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 5
Aimless Love

Aimless Love

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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER“America’s favorite poet.”—The Wall Street JournalFrom the two-term Poet Laureate of the United States Billy Collins comes his first volume of new and selected poems in twelve years.

Billy Martin
Billy Martin

Born on May 16, 1928

  • Age:
  • Birth sign: Taurus
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 3
Number 1

Number 1

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Written at the period of his tumultuous ride as manager of the Yankees, Billy Martin proves why he was the heart and soul of the club. It

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Billy a popular name?

Over the years Billy was most popular in 1935. According to the latest US census information Billy ranks #35th while according to famousnames.vip Billy ranks #2nd.

How popular is the name Billy?

According to the US census in 2018, 266 boys were born named Billy, making Billy the #1797th name more popular among boy names. In 1935 Billy had the highest rank with 9343 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Billy?

Billy is #1797th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Billy more popular ?

The name Billy was more popular in 1935 with 9343 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Billy

The last time a baby was named Billy was in 2018, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2018 are named Billy?

In 2018 there were 266 baby boys named Billy.

Who is a famous person named Billy?

There a several famous people named Billy, for example actor Billy Bob Thornton, musician Billy Idol, director Billy Wilder.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Billy?

A famous actor/actress named Billy is Billy Bob Thornton, starring in 29 movies, including Fargo and Sling Blade.

Who is a famous director named Billy?

A famous director named Billy is Billy Wilder, who directed 27 movies, including Avanti! and Some Like It Hot.

Who is a famous singer named Billy?

A famous singer named Billy is Billy Idol, with over 13 songs, including Billy Idol - Greatest Hits and Rebel Yell [Expanded Edition].

How many famous actors/actresses are named Billy?

There are 103 actors named Billy including Billy Bob Thornton and Billy Connolly who appeared in movies such as Fargo and The Last Samurai.

How many famous directors are named Billy?

There are 7 directors named Billy including Billy Wilder and Billy Chan who directed movies such as Avanti! and Hei xin gui.

How many famous writers are named Billy?

There are 3 writers named Billy including Billy Graham and Billy Martin who wrote books such as Just As I Am: The Autobiography of Billy Graham and Number 1.

How many famous singers are named Billy?

There are 11 writers named Billy including Billy Idol and Billy Joel who wrote books such as Mony Mony Live and I Go To Extremes.