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Who are some famous vegans?

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Question: Who are some famous vegetarians?

I've compiled a list of some of my personal favorite famous vegan celebrities throughout history. Of course, this selection of famous vegans is by no means comprehensive. See one of your favorite famous vegetarian celebrities missing? Send me an email and I'll update this list!

Answer: Famous Vegetarian Actors/Actresses

  • Rosanna Arquette
  • Alec Baldwin
  • Kim Basinger
  • Mayim Bialik
  • Russell Brand
  • Jessica Chastain
  • Ellen DeGeneres
  • Omar Epps
  • Corey Feldman
  • Richard Gere
  • Anne Hathaway
  • Paris Hilton
  • Jared Leto
  • Hayley Mills
  • Mary Tyler Moore
  • Leonard Nimoy
  • Sandra Oh


Famous Vegan Musicians and Singers

  • Bryan Adams
  • Travis Barker
  • Michael Franti (of Spearhead)
  • Alanis Morrisette
  • Sinead O'Connor
  • Prince

Famous Vegetarian Politicians and Activists

  • Ariana Huffington
  • Dennis Kucinich
  • Rosa Parks
  • Cesar Chavez
  • Julia "Butterfly" Hill
  • Andrew Bartlett, Australian Senator
  • Coretta Scott King

Famous Vegetarian Athletes

  • Martina Navratilova
  • Tony LaRussa
  • Hank Aaron
  • Jack LaLanne
  • Billie Jean King
  • Joe Namath
  • Scott Jurek

Famous Vegetarian Authors/Writers/Poets

  • Alice Walker, writer
  • Allen Ginsberg, poet
  • Upton Sinclair
  • Clive Barker
  • Deepak Chopra, author and doctor
  • Kafka, writer
  • Louisa May Alcott
  • Mark Twain
  • William Blake
  • Voltaire
  • Leo Tolstoy
  • George Bernard Shaw
  • Percy Shelley

Other famous vegetarians and vegetarian celebrities, miscellaneous

  • Steven Jobs
  • Dr. Ruth Bates
  • Casey Kasem
  • Don Imus
  • Chelsea Clinton
  • Jane Goodall
  • Uri Geller
  • John Mackey
  • Robin Quivers
  • Mr. Rogers
  • Yoko Ono

Historical Famous Vegetarians

  • Vincent Van Gogh
  • Susan B. Anthony
  • Immanuel Kant
  • Leonardo Da Vinci
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • John Wesley
  • Plato
  • Pythagoras
  • Sir Isaac Newton
  • Clara Barton

 

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