Sylvester is a boy name and means wooded. It is a Latin name and its pronunciation is \s(y)-lves-ter, syl-ve-ster\. Other similar names and variants include: Silvester, Silvestre, Sly, Vester. Sylvester is a very popular first name for men (#396 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#1537 out of 88799).
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  • Sylvester Stallone (actor) born on July 6, 1946.
  • Sylvester McCoy (actor) born on August 20, 1943.
  • Sylvester Wright born on December 30, 1971.
  • Sylvester James born on September 6, 1947.
  • Sylvester Groth (actor) born on March 31, 1958.
  • Sylvester Louis Adams born on November 5, 1955.
  • Sylvester Stallone (director)
  • Sylvester Stanley born on May 14, 1970.
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Famous actors named Sylvester and their movies

Sylvester Stallone
Sylvester Stallone

Born on July 6, 1946

  • Age: 77
  • Birth sign: Cancer
  • No. of movies: 60
Rocky Balboa

Rocky Balboa

Directed by: Sylvester Stallone

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Antonio Tarver, Milo Ventimiglia, Burt Young

Country: United States of America

The Specialist

The Specialist

Directed by: Luis Llosa

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Sharon Stone, James Woods, Rod Steiger

Country: United States of America



Directed by: John Huston

Starring: Michael Caine, Sylvester Stallone, Pelé, Bobby Moore

Country: United States of America

Escape Plan 2: Hades

Directed by: Steven C. Miller

Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Dave Bautista, Xiaoming Huang, Jesse Metcalfe

Country: China

Sylvester Groth
Sylvester Groth

Born on March 31, 1958

  • Age: 65
  • Birth sign: Aries
  • No. of movies: 3

Der Aufenthalt

Directed by: Frank Beyer

Starring: Sylvester Groth, Fred Düren, Matthias Günther, Klaus Piontek



Directed by: Johannes Schaaf

Starring: Radost Bokel, Mario Adorf, Armin Mueller-Stahl, Sylvester Groth

Country: Italy

My Führer

Directed by: Dani Levy

Starring: Helge Schneider, Ulrich Mühe, Sylvester Groth, Adriana Altaras

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