Brian

Brian is a boy name and means high, noble. It is a Irish name and its pronunciation is \b-rian\. Other similar names and variants include: Brain, Bri, Briano, Briant, Brien, Brion, Bryan, Bryant, Brye, Bryen, Bryent, Bryon, O'Brien. Brian is a very popular first name for men (#20 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#6239 out of 88799).
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Famous people named Brian

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Famous actors named Brian and their movies

Brian Dennehy
Brian Dennehy

Born on July 09, 1938

  • Age: 82
  • Birth sign: Cancer
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 20

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First Blood

First Blood

Directed by: Ted Kotcheff

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Brian Dennehy, Richard Crenna, Bill McKinney

Country: United States of America

Never Cry Wolf

Never Cry Wolf

Directed by: Carroll Ballard

Starring: Charles Martin Smith, Brian Dennehy, Zachary Ittimangnaq, Samson Jorah

Country: United States of America

Tommy Boy

Tommy Boy

Directed by: Peter Segal

Starring: Chris Farley, David Spade, Brian Dennehy, Bo Derek

Country: United States of America

Presumed Innocent

Presumed Innocent

Directed by: Alan J. Pakula

Starring: Harrison Ford, Raul Julia, Greta Scacchi, Brian Dennehy

Brian Krause
Brian Krause

Born on February 01, 1969

  • Age: 52
  • Birth sign: Aquarius
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 8
Return to the Blue Lagoon

Return to the Blue Lagoon

Directed by: William A. Graham

Starring: Brian Krause, Milla Jovovich, Lisa Pelikan, Courtney Barilla

Country: United States of America

December

December

Directed by: Gabe Torres

Starring: Balthazar Getty, Jason London, Brian Krause, Wil Wheaton

Poseidon Rex

Poseidon Rex

Directed by: Mark L. Lester

Starring: Brian Krause, Anne McDaniels, Steven Helmkamp, Candice Nunes

Be Afraid

Be Afraid

Directed by: Drew Gabreski

Starring: Brian Krause, Jaimi Paige, Louis Herthum, Jared Abrahamson

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Famous directors named Brian and their movies

Brian Levant
Brian Levant

Born on August 06, 1952

  • Age: 68
  • Birth sign: Leo
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 14
Snow Dogs

Snow Dogs

Directed by: Brian Levant

Starring: Cuba Gooding Jr., James Coburn, Sisqó, Nichelle Nichols

The Spy Next Door

The Spy Next Door

Directed by: Brian Levant

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

The Flintstones

The Flintstones

Directed by: Brian Levant

Starring: John Goodman, Rick Moranis, Rosie O'Donnell, Halle Berry

Country: United States of America

Beethoven

Beethoven

Directed by: Brian Levant

Starring: Charles Grodin, Bonnie Hunt, Dean Jones, Nicholle Tom

Country: United States of America

Brian Gibson
Brian Gibson

Born on September 22, 1944

  • Age: 76
  • Birth sign: Virgo
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 6
The Juror

The Juror

Directed by: Brian Gibson

Starring: Demi Moore, Alec Baldwin, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, James Gandolfini

Still Crazy

Still Crazy

Directed by: Brian Gibson

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

Breaking Glass

Breaking Glass

Directed by: Brian Gibson

Starring: Phil Daniels, Hazel O'Connor, Jon Finch, Jonathan Pryce

Brian Grant
Brian Grant

Born on March 05, 1972

  • Age: 49
  • Birth sign: Pisces
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 2
Sensation

Sensation

Directed by: Brian Grant

Starring: Eric Roberts, Kari Wuhrer, Ron Perlman, Paul Le Mat

The Immortals

Directed by: Brian Grant

Starring: Eric Roberts, Joe Pantoliano, Tia Carrere, Tony Curtis

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Famous writers named Brian and their books

Brian Jacques
Brian Jacques

Born on June 16, 1939

  • Age:
  • Birth sign: Gemini
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 6
The Legend Of Luke

The Legend Of Luke

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In this twelfth book in the masterful Redwall epic, storyteller Brian Jacques goes back in time to the days before Redwall, revealing with dramatic poignancy the legend of the first of the magnificent Redwall warriors--Luke, father of Martin.

Redwall

Redwall

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Brian Grazer
Brian Grazer

Born on July 12, 1951

  • Age: 69
  • Birth sign: Cancer
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 5

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A Curious Mind

A Curious Mind

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From Academy Award–winning producer Brian Grazer and acclaimed business journalist Charles Fishman comes the New York Times bestselling, brilliantly entertaining peek into the weekly “curiosity conversations” that have inspired Grazer to

Brian Welch
Brian Welch

Born on June 19, 1970

  • Age: 50
  • Birth sign: Gemini
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 5

Brian Welch Memorabilia

Save Me From Myself

Save Me From Myself

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The amazing true story of an out-of-control rock star, his devastating addiction to drugs, and his miraculous redemption through Jesus Christ.In

Brian Herbert
Brian Herbert

Born on June 30, 1947

  • Age: 73
  • Birth sign: Cancer
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of books: 4
Paul Of Dune

Paul Of Dune

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Frank Herbert's Dune ended with Paul Muad'Dib in control of the planet Dune. Herbert's next Dune book, Dune Messiah, picked up the story several years later after Paul's armies had conquered

The Winds Of Dune

The Winds Of Dune

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With their usual skill, Brian Herbert and Kevin Anderson have taken ideas left behind by Frank Herbert and filled them with living characters and a true sense of wonder.

Hunters Of Dune

Hunters Of Dune

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Hunters of Dune and the concluding volume, Sandworms of Dune, bring together the great story lines and beloved characters in Frank Herbert's classic Dune universe, ranging from the time of the

Sandworms Of Dune

Sandworms Of Dune

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At the end of Frank Herbert's final novel, Chapterhouse: Dune, a ship carrying a crew of refugees escapes into the uncharted galaxy, fleeing from a terrifying, mysterious Enemy.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Brian a popular name?

Over the years Brian was most popular in 1977. According to the latest US census information Brian ranks #9th while according to famousnames.vip Brian ranks #2nd.

How popular is the name Brian?

According to the US census in 2018, 1618 boys were born named Brian, making Brian the #235th name more popular among boy names. In 1977 Brian had the highest rank with 32683 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Brian?

Brian is #235th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Brian more popular ?

The name Brian was more popular in 1977 with 32683 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Brian

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

How many people born in 2018 are named Brian?

In 2018 there were 1618 baby boys named Brian.

Who is a famous person named Brian?

There a several famous people named Brian, for example director Brian Jones, actor Brian Austin Green, musician Brian McKnight.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Brian?

A famous actor/actress named Brian is Brian Austin Green, starring in 4 movies, including Kid and Chromeskull: Laid to Rest 2.

Who is a famous director named Brian?

A famous director named Brian is Brian Jones, who directed 2 movies, including Rejuvenatrix and Slammed.

Who is a famous singer named Brian?

A famous singer named Brian is Brian McKnight, with over 8 songs, including One Last Cry and Back At One.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Brian?

There are 130 actors named Brian including Brian Austin Green and Brian Wilson who appeared in movies such as Kid and Heavy Sedation.

How many famous directors are named Brian?

There are 47 directors named Brian including Brian Jones and Brian Grant who directed movies such as Rejuvenatrix and The Immortals.

How many famous writers are named Brian?

There are 9 writers named Brian including Brian Grazer and Brian Welch who wrote books such as Save Me From Myself and A Curious Mind.

How many famous singers are named Brian?

There are 2 singers named Brian including Brian McKnight and Brian Hyland who wrote songs such as Sealed With A Kiss and One Last Cry.