Oscar

Oscar is a boy name and means spear of the gods. It is a English name and its pronunciation is \o-scar, os-car\. Other similar names and variants include: Oskar, Osker, Ossie, Ozzy. Oscar is a very popular first name for men (#151 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#13443 out of 88799).
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Oscar VIP rank

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#206
Most recent rank
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#47
Highest rank
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37
Actors named Oscar
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10
Directors named Oscar
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1
Singers named Oscar
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1
Writers named Oscar

Famous people named Oscar

Here’s a list of VIPs named Oscar:

Famous actors named Oscar and their movies

Oscar Isaac
Oscar Isaac

Born on March 09, 1979

  • Age: 42
  • Birth sign: Pisces
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 15
Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Written by:

Directed by: J.J. Abrams

Starring: Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Domhnall Gleeson

Country: United States of America

W.E.

W.E.

Directed by: Madonna

Starring: Abbie Cornish, James D'Arcy, Andrea Riseborough, Oscar Isaac

A Most Violent Year

A Most Violent Year

Directed by: J.C. Chandor

Starring: Oscar Isaac, Jessica Chastain, David Oyelowo, Alessandro Nivola

Ex Machina

Ex Machina

Directed by: Alex Garland

Starring: Alicia Vikander, Domhnall Gleeson, Oscar Isaac, Sonoya Mizuno

Oscar Marion
Oscar Marion
  • No. of movies: 15
Our Heavenly Bodies

Our Heavenly Bodies

Directed by: Hanns Walter Kornblum

Starring: Paul Bildt, Willy Kaiser-Heyl, Theodor Loos, Oscar Marion

Der Weg nach Rio

Directed by: Manfred Noa

Starring: Maria Matray, Oskar Homolka, Oscar Marion, Senta Söneland

The Last Bohemian

Directed by: Martin Fric

Starring: Sasa Rasilov, Oscar Marion, Jan Richter, Hugo Haas

Ein Robinson

Ein Robinson

Directed by: Arnold Fanck

Starring: Herbert A.E. Böhme, Marieluise Claudius, Claus Clausen, Oscar Marion

Oscar Levant
Oscar Levant

Born on December 27, 1906

  • Age:
  • Birth sign: Capricorn
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 9
Humoresque

Humoresque

Directed by: Jean Negulesco

Starring: Joan Crawford, John Garfield, Oscar Levant, J. Carrol Naish

Country: United States of America

The Barkleys of Broadway

The Barkleys of Broadway

Directed by: Charles Walters

Starring: Fred Astaire, Ginger Rogers, Oscar Levant, Billie Burke

Country: United States of America

An American in Paris

An American in Paris

Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Starring: Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Georges Guétary

Country: United States of America

The Band Wagon

The Band Wagon

Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Starring: Fred Astaire, Cyd Charisse, Oscar Levant, Nanette Fabray

Country: United States of America

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Famous directors named Oscar and their movies

Oscar Micheaux
Oscar Micheaux
  • No. of movies: 15
Within Our Gates

Within Our Gates

Directed by: Oscar Micheaux

Starring: Evelyn Preer, Flo Clements, James D. Ruffin, Jack Chenault

Country: United States of America

The Dungeon

The Dungeon

Directed by: Oscar Micheaux

Starring: William Fountaine, Shingzie Howard, J. Kenneth Goodman, William Crowell

The Homesteader

Directed by: Oscar Micheaux, Jerry Mills

Starring: Charles D. Lucas, Evelyn Preer, Iris Hall, Inez Smith

The Betrayal

Directed by: Oscar Micheaux

Starring: William Byrd, Leroy Collins, Verlie Cowan, Frances De Young

Oscar Rudolph
Oscar Rudolph
  • No. of movies: 7
Never Put a Genie On a Budget

Never Put a Genie On a Budget

Directed by: Oscar Rudolph

Too Many Cooks

Too Many Cooks

Directed by: Oscar Rudolph

My Favorite Martian

Directed by: Oscar Rudolph

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Famous singers named Oscar and their songs

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Famous writers named Oscar and their books

Oscar Lewis
Oscar Lewis
  • No. of books: 3
Bay Window Bohemia

Bay Window Bohemia

By:

Bay Window Bohemia: The Brilliang Artistic World Of Gaslit San Fr, by Lewis, Oscar

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Oscar a popular name?

Over the years Oscar was most popular in 1900. According to the latest US census information Oscar ranks #163rd while according to famousnames.vip Oscar ranks #2nd.

How popular is the name Oscar?

According to the US census in 2018, 1945 boys were born named Oscar, making Oscar the #206th name more popular among boy names. In 1900 Oscar had the highest rank with 568 boys born that year with this name.

How common is the name Oscar?

Oscar is #206th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Oscar more popular ?

The name Oscar was more popular in 1900 with 568 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Oscar

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

How many people born in 2018 are named Oscar?

In 2018 there were 1945 baby boys named Oscar.

Who is a famous person named Oscar?

There a several famous people named Oscar, for example actor Oscar Isaac, director Oscar Apfel, musician Oscar Seagle.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Oscar?

A famous actor/actress named Oscar is Oscar Isaac, starring in 15 movies, including Operation Finale and Life Itself.

Who is a famous director named Oscar?

A famous director named Oscar is Oscar Apfel, who directed 57 movies, including The Little Gypsy and Merely Players.

Who is a famous singer named Oscar?

A famous singer named Oscar is Oscar Seagle, with over 2 songs, including Calling Me Home to You and Life`s Railway to Heaven.

How many famous actors/actresses are named Oscar?

There are 37 actors named Oscar including Oscar Isaac and Oscar Levant who appeared in movies such as Life Itself and The Band Wagon.

How many famous directors are named Oscar?

There are 10 directors named Oscar including Oscar Apfel and Oscar Brazzi who directed movies such as The Steel King and Sex of the Devil.