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Gender of Rob.

Rob is a name usually given to males.

In a sample of all names from the US Census during the years 1890 to 2006, all of the children named Rob were boys.

Although Rob is male, why is it sometimes used for girls? Often a name is taken from a neutral concept with no implied gender. Sometimes the name can be derived from two different sources, one male and one female. Names sometimes change gender over time!


Meanings of the name Rob.

Closely related variants of the name Rob have the following meanings:

  • Bright fame
  • Famed
  • Bright
  • Shining
  • Brilliant

Origins of Rob.

One origin of Rob is English.

The origins of names associated with Rob are: Modern and American.

Names related to Rob.

Some names related to Rob are: Robert, Bob, Bobbi, Bobby, Robb, Robbie, Robby and Roberta.

Lucky numbers for Rob.

Number 2 playing card;©V.H.Smith

The numerological number for the name Rob is 2.

Some two digit lucky numbers for Rob are: 11 20 29 38 47 56 65 74 83 92.

What does this mean? If you believe in numbers having mystical powers, it could be something very important. You could look for a spouse with the same numerological number and choose your house or the date of an important even based on it. For most of us it is just a bit of fun. See if you have the same numerological number as any special person in your life.

How do you work out your numerological number? You use a special alphabet which gives a value to each of letters and then add the values of the letters in your name. You can see excactly how we calculated two as the lucky number for Rob here: Calculating lucky numbers for Rob.


Popularity of Rob.

Graph of popularity of Rob

Rob was most popular in the year 1963, where it was at position three hundred and thirty-four for the whole of the USA.

The most popular decade for the name Rob was from 1960 to 1969.

The last time that the name was in the top 1000 names in the USA census data was in 1978, where it was at position nine hundred and eighty-five.


Writers

There are seventy-six Writers called Rob.

Here are the first ten. See Writers who have the name Rob for the full list.

  • Rob Schneider

    Rob Schneider is a Writer... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Schneider)

  • Rob Halford

    Walsall, Staffordshire, England... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Halford)

  • Rob Sitch

    Robert Ian Sitch (born 17 March 1962), is an Australian director, producer, screenwriter, actor and comedian.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Sitch)

  • Rob Gifford

    Rob Gifford is a British-born radio correspondent. He has degrees in Chinese Studies from Durham University and in Regional Studies (East Asia) from Harvard University.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Gifford)

  • Rob Grant

    Rob Grant is a Writer... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Grant)

  • Rob Dougan

    Rob Dougan, also known as Rob D (born 1969 Sydney, Australia) is a genre-blending music composer. Mixing elements of orchestral music, trip hop, and bluesy vocals, his work is tangentially relatable to electronic music.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Dougan)

  • Rob Liefeld

    Rob Liefeld (born October 3, 1967, in Anaheim, California) is an American comic book writer, illustrator, and publisher. A prominent artist in the 1990s, he has since become a controversial figure in the medium.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Liefeld)

  • Rob Hume

    Robert `Rob` Hume is an English ornithologist, author and journalist specialising in avian and natural history subjects. From Spring 1989 (vol.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Hume)

  • Rob Corddry

    Rob Corddry is a Writer... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Corddry)

  • Rob Davis (musician)

    Rob Davis (born 1 October 1947, Carshalton, Surrey, England) is a English guitarist and songwriter.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Davis (musician))

Hockey Players

There are thirty-seven Hockey Players called Rob.

Here are the first ten. See Hockey Players who have the name Rob for the full list.

  • Rob Blake

    Rob Blake is a Hockey Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Blake)

  • Rob Davison

    Rob Davison is a Hockey Player... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Davison)

  • Rob McClanahan

    Rob McClanahan is a Hockey Player... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob McClanahan)

  • Rob DiMaio

    Rob DiMaio is a Hockey Player... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob DiMaio)

  • Rob Walton

    Rob Walton (born 29th of March, 1949 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada) was a professional ice hockey player in the World Hockey Association (WHA).... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Walton)

  • Rob Zamuner

    Rob Zamuner is a Hockey Player... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Zamuner)

  • Rob Niedermayer

    Rob Niedermayer is a Hockey Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Niedermayer)

  • Rob Pearson

    Rob Pearson is a Hockey Player... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Pearson)

  • Rob Moore (field hockey)

    Robert ("Rob") Stephen Moore (born May 21, 1981 in Winchester, Hampshire) is an English field hockey midfielder and forward, who was a member of the Great Britain and Northern Ireland team that finished ninth in the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece and headhunter for the Robert Walters Financial Services Contract team.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Moore (field hockey))

  • Rob Zettler

    Rob Zettler is a Hockey Player... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Zettler)

Actors

There are thirty-five Actors called Rob.

Here are the first ten. See Actors who have the name Rob for the full list.

  • Rob Schneider

    Rob Schneider is an Actor... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Schneider)

  • Rob Lowe

    Rob Lowe is an Actor... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Lowe)

  • Rob Sitch

    Robert Ian Sitch (born 17 March 1962), is an Australian director, producer, screenwriter, actor and comedian.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Sitch)

  • Rob Brydon

    Rob Brydon is an Actor... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Brydon)

  • Rob Paulsen

    Rob Paulsen is an Actor... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Paulsen)

  • Rob Estes

    Rob Estes is an Actor... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Estes)

  • Rob Corddry

    Rob Corddry is an Actor... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Corddry)

  • Rob Riggle

    Rob Riggle is an Actor... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Riggle)

  • Rob Morrow

    Rob Morrow is an Actor... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Morrow)

  • Rob Pinkston

    Rob Pinkston is an Actor... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Pinkston)

Journalists

There are twenty Journalists called Rob.

Here are the first ten. See Journalists who have the name Rob for the full list.

  • Rob Gifford

    Rob Gifford is a British-born radio correspondent. He has degrees in Chinese Studies from Durham University and in Regional Studies (East Asia) from Harvard University.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Gifford)

  • Rob Hume

    Robert `Rob` Hume is an English ornithologist, author and journalist specialising in avian and natural history subjects. From Spring 1989 (vol.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Hume)

  • Rob Morrison

    Rob Morrison (born 1968) is an American newscaster based in New York, New York. Morrison is currently employed by WCBS, where he anchors the station's weekend newscasts with Mary Calvi and serves as a reporter for weekday newscasts.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Morrison)

  • Rob Gell

    Rob Gell (born 25 August 1952) is a geomorphologist and television weather man.http://au.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Gell)

  • Rob Burnett

    <BR>East Orange, New Jersey... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Burnett)

  • Rob Hawthorne

    Rob Hawthorne is a football commentator currently working for Sky Sports. He is most notable for his commentating alongside Andy Gray in the 2005 UEFA Champions League Final in Istanbul.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Hawthorne)

  • Rob Bonnet

    Rob Bonnet (born Robert Bonet on 27 September 1952) is a BBC television journalist, presenting sport bulletins on BBC News services and Extratime, an interview programme on BBC World and BBC News.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Bonnet)

  • Rob Asghar

    Rob Asghar [born Saquib Suhrab Asghar in 1965 in Sunnyvale, California] is a Pakistani American writer and political commentator. His essays and commentaries have appeared in more than 30 newspapers around the world, including The Denver Post, The Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Daily News, Los Angeles Times, The Philadelphia Inquirer and The Japan Times.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Asghar)

  • Rob MacLean

    Robin (Rob) MacLean (born 1958 in Invergordon) is a freelance Scottish television presenter, football commentator and sports writer.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob MacLean)

  • Rob Faulds

    Rob Faulds (born September 29, 1955 in Hamilton, Ontario) is a Canadian sports analyst on Rogers Sportsnet and host of Sportsnetnews. Faulds also does play-by-play for National Lacrosse League games.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Faulds)

Soccer Players

There are sixteen Soccer Players called Rob.

Here are the first ten. See Soccer Players who have the name Rob for the full list.

  • Rob Lee

    Rob Lee is a Soccer Player... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Lee)

  • Rob Newman (footballer)

    Rob Newman (footballer) is a Soccer Player... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Newman (footballer))

  • Rob Friend

    Rob Friend is a Soccer Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Friend)

  • Rob Kelly

    Robert Anthony Kelly (born December 21, 1964) is an English former footballer and manager. he is the assistant manager at Sheffield Wednesday .... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Kelly)

  • Rob Ryerson

    Rob Ryerson is a Soccer Player... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Ryerson)

  • Rob van Dijk

    Rob van Dijk is a Soccer Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob van Dijk)

  • Rob Baarts

    Rob Baarts is a Soccer Player... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Baarts)

  • Rob Wolleaston

    Rob Wolleaston is a Soccer Player... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Wolleaston)

  • Rob Bowman (footballer)

    Rob Bowman (born in Durham on November 21, 1975) was an English soccer player during the 1990s and early 2000s.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Bowman (footballer))

  • Rob Penders

    Rob Penders is a Soccer Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Penders)

Film Directors

There are sixteen Film Directors called Rob.

Here are the first ten. See Film Directors who have the name Rob for the full list.

  • Rob Sitch

    Robert Ian Sitch (born 17 March 1962), is an Australian director, producer, screenwriter, actor and comedian.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Sitch)

  • Rob Marshall

    Rob Marshall is a Film Director... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Marshall)

  • Rob Bowman (filmmaker)

    Rob Bowman (filmmaker) is a Film Director... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Bowman (filmmaker))

  • Rob Schmidt

    Rob Schmidt (born September 25, 1965) is an American film director and writer. His film credits include Wrong Turn and Crime and Punishment in Suburbia.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Schmidt)

  • Rob Cohen

    Rob Cohen is a Film Director... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Cohen)

  • Rob Houwer

    Rob Houwer is a Film Director... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Houwer)

  • Rob Dickson

    Rob Dickson is a Film Director... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Dickson)

  • Rob Heydon

    Rob Heydon (born August 19, 1970, Toronto) is an award winning Canadian film director who has shot music videos, feature films and documentaries.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Heydon)

  • Rob Green (film director)

    Rob Green is a film director most notable for The Bunker.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Green (film director))

  • Rob Weiss

    Rob Weiss is an American television and film producer, screenwriter, actor, and director. His break came in 1993 when he wrote and directed the 1993 film Amongst Friends.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Weiss)

Comedians

There are fourteen Comedians called Rob.

Here are the first ten. See Comedians who have the name Rob for the full list.

  • Rob Schneider

    Rob Schneider is a Comedian... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Schneider)

  • Rob Brydon

    Rob Brydon is a Comedian... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Brydon)

  • Rob Corddry

    Rob Corddry is a Comedian... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Corddry)

  • Rob Riggle

    Rob Riggle is a Comedian... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Riggle)

  • Rob Schrab

    Rob Schrab (pronounced "SHROB") is a comic book creator, actor, comedian, writer, and film and television producer. Schrab grew up in Mayville, Wisconsin.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Schrab)

  • Rob Huebel

    Rob Huebel is a Comedian... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Huebel)

  • Rob Smets

    Robert Edward "Rob" Smets (born 11 September 1959, Palo Alto, California), known professionally as The Kamikazee Kid, is a color commentator for the Professional Bull Riders (PBR) tour and a former five-time Wrangler World Champion bullfighter.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Smets)

  • Rob Cantrell

    Rob Cantrell is an American comedian.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Cantrell)

  • Rob Rouse

    Rob Rouse (born 1974) is an English comedian known for his hyperactive brand of humour.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Rouse)

  • Rob Paravonian

    Rob Paravonian is a comedian, best known for his "Pachelbel Rant" which parodies the use of the chord progression from Pachelbel's Canon in many popular songs.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Paravonian)

Basketball Players

There are ten Basketball Players called Rob.

  • Rob Evans

    Robson Jimmy Pillock Lukman Haruna Evans (born September 7, 1944 in Hobbs, New Mexico) is a college basketball coach with his most recent head coaching stint at Arizona State University.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Evans)

  • Rob Williams (basketball)

    Robert Aaron Williams (born May 5, 1961 in Houston, Texas), is an American former professional basketball player who was selected by the Denver Nuggets in the first round (19th overall) of the 1982 NBA Draft.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Williams (basketball))

  • Rob Spivery

    Rob Spivery is a Basketball Player... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Spivery)

  • Rob Vickers

    Rob Vickers born 2 November 1981 in Yorkshire, England is a rugby union player for Newcastle Falcons in the Guinness Premiership.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Vickers)

  • Rob Wainwright (basketball)

    Rob Wainwright (basketball) is a Basketball Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Wainwright (basketball))

  • Rob Preston

    Rob Preston is a Basketball Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Preston)

  • Rob Kurz

    Rob Kurz is a Basketball Player... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Kurz)

  • Rob Sawicki

    Rob Sawicki is a Basketball Player... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Sawicki)

  • Rob Miller (rugby union)

    Rob Miller (rugby union) is a Basketball Player... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Miller (rugby union))

  • Rob Vickerman

    Rob Vickerman (born 25 September 1985) is a rugby union player who currently plays for Newcastle Falcons. He plays outside centre.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Vickerman)

Racing Car Drivers

There are nine Racing Car Drivers called Rob.

  • Rob Austin

    Rob Austin (born 1 February 1981 in Evesham, Worcestershire) is an English racing driver. His career started in British Formula Renault in 1998, where he raced until 1999.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Austin)

  • Rob Huff

    Robert "Rob" Huff (born December 25, 1979 in Cambridge) is a British racing driver. He is part of Chevrolet's World Touring Car Championship team, driving the Chevrolet Cruze.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Huff)

  • Rob Fleming (driver)

    Rob Fleming (driver) is a Racing Car Driver... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Fleming (driver))

  • Rob Rizzo

    Rob Rizzo is a former NASCAR driver. In his career, he scored three top-10 finishes in the Craftsman Truck Series, which was the only series he raced in.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Rizzo)

  • Rob Bunker

    Rob Bunker is a Racing Car Driver... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Bunker)

  • Rob White (Formula One)

    Rob White (Formula One) is a Racing Car Driver... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob White (Formula One))

  • Rob Slotemaker

    Rob "Sloot" Slotemaker (13 June 1929 in Batavia, Dutch East Indies, (now Jakarta, Indonesia) - 16 September 1979 in Zandvoort, Netherlands) was a racing driver from the Netherlands. He entered one Formula One World Championship race, the 1962 Dutch Grand Prix, but his car was not ready in time for the event, and his entry was taken by Wolfgang Seidel.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Slotemaker)

  • Rob MacCachren

    Rob MacCachren is a Racing Car Driver... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob MacCachren)

  • Rob Dyson

    Rob Dyson (born June 21, 1946) is a retired American sports car racing driver and current team owner.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Dyson)

Cricket Players

There are eight Cricket Players called Rob.

  • Rob Andrew

    Rob Andrew is a Cricket Player... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Andrew)

  • Rob Ferley

    Robert Steven Ferley (born 4 February 1982) is an English cricketer, who currently plays for Kent County Cricket Club. He is a right-handed batsman and a slow left-arm bowler.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Ferley)

  • Rob Bailey (cricketer)

    Robert John Bailey (born October 28, 1963, Biddulph, Staffordshire) is a former English cricketer who played in 4 Tests and 4 ODIs from 1985 to 1990 and suffered misfortune that abbreviated his international career.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Bailey (cricketer))

  • Rob Baker (cricketer)

    Robert Michael Baker (born July 24, 1975 in Perth, Western Australia) is an Australian first-class cricketer who played for Western Australia. He is a right-hand batsman and occasional slow left-arm orthodox bowler.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Baker (cricketer))

  • Rob Nicol

    Robert James Nicol (born 28 May 1983) is a New Zealand cricketer who has played 66 First-class matches for the Auckland Aces. He was born in Auckland.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Nicol)

  • Rob Cassell

    Robert James Cassell (b. 28 April 1983 in Melbourne, Australia) is an Australian cricketer for the Victorian Bushrangers who played in the 2002 U-19 Cricket World Cup in New Zealand.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Cassell)

  • Rob Langer

    Robert Samuel Langer (born 3 October 1948 in Subiaco, Western Australia) is a former cricketer who played for Western Australia in the 1970s and 1980s. He was a left-handed middle order batsman and occasional right-arm medium pace bowler.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Langer)

  • Rob Quiney

    Rob John Quiney (born 20 August 1982 in Brighton, Victoria) is an Australian cricketer. He currently plays for Victoria and Rajasthan Royals.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Quiney)

Baseball Players

There are eight Baseball Players called Rob.

  • Rob Wilfong

    Robert Donald Wilfong (born September 1, 1953 in Pasadena, California) was a Second Baseman for the Minnesota Twins (1977-82), California Angels (1982-86) and San Francisco Giants (1987).... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Wilfong)

  • Rob Thomson

    Robert Thomson (born August 16, 1963, in Sarnia, Ontario) is the third base coach for the New York Yankees. He served as bench coach for the season after serving as Major League Field Coordinator for the organization.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Thomson)

  • Rob Mallicoat

    Robbin Dale Mallicoat (born November 16, 1964 in St. Helens, Oregon) is a former Major League Baseball left-handed reliever who played professional baseball from 1985 through 1995.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Mallicoat)

  • Rob Gardner (baseball)

    Richard Frank Gardner (born December 19, 1944 in Binghamton, New York) is a former pitcher in Major League Baseball.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Gardner (baseball))

  • Rob Picciolo

    Robert Michael Picciolo (born February 4, 1953, in Santa Monica, California), is a former professional baseball player who played shortstop in the Major Leagues from 1977-1985. During his career, he played for the Milwaukee Brewers, California Angels, and Oakland Athletics.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Picciolo)

  • Rob Woodward

    Robert John Woodward (born September 28, 1962 in Hanover, New Hampshire) is as former pitcher in Major League Baseball who played from through for the Boston Red Sox. Listed at 6' 3", 185 lb.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Woodward)

  • Rob Belloir

    Robert Edward Belloir (July 13, 1948 in Heidelberg, West Germany), is a former professional baseball player who was a infielder in the Major Leagues from 1975 to 1978. He would play for the Atlanta Braves.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Belloir)

  • Rob Leary

    Robert James Leary III (born December 3, 1963, at San Francisco, California)http://www.baseball-reference.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Leary)

Cyclists

There are five Cyclists called Rob.

  • Rob Mulders

    Rob Mulders (April 7, 1967 – January 29, 1998) was a Dutch road cyclist, who was a professional from 1991 to 1996. He twice rode the Tour de France, in 1993 and 1994.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Mulders)

  • Rob Compas

    Rob Compas (born November 10, 1966 in Venhuizen, Noord-Holland) is a retired road bicycle racer from the Netherlands, who won the Dutch title for amateurs (road race) in 1992, defeating Erik Dekker (second) and Bart Voskamp (third). He represented his native country at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain, where he finished in 42nd position.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Compas)

  • Rob Warner (mountain biker)

    Rob Warner (born 1970) is a retired professional downhill mountain biker born in Reading, England.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Warner (mountain biker))

  • Rob Peeters

    Rob Peeters (born July 2, 1985 in Geel) is a Belgian professional racing cyclist for UCI Professional Continental team Landbouwkrediet-Colnago.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Peeters)

  • Rob van den Wildenberg

    Rob van den Wildenberg (born March 2, 1982 in Valkenswaard) is a Dutch BMX racer.Athlete biography: Rob van den Wildenberg, beijing2008.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob van den Wildenberg)

DJs

There are four DJs called Rob.

  • Rob Rush

    Rob Rush is an American disc jockey, formerly of WLIR 92.7 in a Long Island, where he was production director, and WDRE (WBON), The Bone 98.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Rush)

  • Rob Swift

    Rob Swift is a hip hop DJ and turntablist.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Swift)

  • Rob da Bank

    Robert Gorham, known by the pseudonym Rob da Bank, is a British disc jockey. He presents a Saturday-night show, Rob da Bank, on BBC Radio 1 from 5am-7am, focused on promoting new left field music.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob da Bank)

  • Rob Ellis (DJ)

    Rob Ellis is a DJ from Preston, United Kingdom.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Ellis (DJ))

Physicians

There are four Physicians called Rob.

  • Rob Sitch

    Robert Ian Sitch (born 17 March 1962), is an Australian director, producer, screenwriter, actor and comedian.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Sitch)

  • Rob Wainwright

    Rob Wainwright is a Physician... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Wainwright)

  • Rob Buckman

    Robert Alexander Amiel "Rob" Buckman (born August 22, 1948 in London) is a British-Canadian doctor of medicine, comedian and author, and since 1999 has been president of the Humanist Association of Canada. He first appeared in a Cambridge University Footlights Revue in 1969, and went on to present several television and radio programmes about medicine, as well as appearing on comedy programmes such as Just a Minute.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Buckman)

  • Rob Moodie (doctor)

    Rob Moodie (born 1953, c. Melbourne) is currently the Professor of Global Health at the Nossal Institute of Global Health at the University of Melbourne and was named Victorian Father of the Year in 2005.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Moodie (doctor))

Climbers

There are four Climbers called Rob.

  • Rob Hall

    Rob Hall (January 14, 1961 - May 11, 1996), a native of New Zealand, was a mountaineer best known for being head guide of a 1996 Mount Everest expedition in which he, a fellow guide, and two clients perished. A best-selling account of the expedition was given in Jon Krakauer's Into Thin Air.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Hall)

  • Rob Slater

    Rob Slater (1960-1995) was an American mountaineer known for his first ascent of the big wall route Wyoming Sheep Ranch on El Capitan. A tireless outdoor recreationalist, Slater built up an impressive climbing resume during his college years and later as he worked as a trader on the [Chicago Board of Trade].... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Slater)

  • Rob DesLauriers

    Rob DesLauriers (born January 25, 1965 in Vermont) is one of the originators of extreme skiing.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob DesLauriers)

  • Rob Gauntlett

    Rob Gauntlett (10 May 1987 – 9 January 2009) was an English adventurer, explorer and motivational speaker. In 2006 he became the youngest British climber to summit Everest.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Gauntlett)

Saints

There are three Saints called Rob.

  • Rob Bishop

    Rob Bishop is a Saint... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Bishop)

  • Rob Graham

    Robert Chase "Rob" Graham (born 1964) is an American lawyer (Nevada) and conservative columnist. He was the former publisher of the Beehive Standard Weekly, a conservative Mormon political publication in the United States.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Graham)

  • Rob Anderson (politician)

    Rob Anderson (politician) is a Saint... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Anderson (politician))

Painters

There are three Painters called Rob.

  • Rob Gonsalves

    Rob Gonsalves is a Canadian painter of magic realism with a unique perspective and style. He produces original works, limited edition prints and illustrations for his own books.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Gonsalves)

  • Rob Surette

    Rob Surette is a Painter... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Surette)

  • Rob Piercy

    Rob Piercy is an artist and painter (born 1946). Born in Porthmadog, he was also an art teacher at Ysgol Eifionydd, Porthmadog for 15 years, before leaving to concentrate on painting in 1989.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Piercy)

Poets

There are two Poets called Rob.

  • Rob Donn

    Rob Donn (Brown haired Rob) was a Scottish Gaelic poet from Sutherland. It is generally assumed that his surname was MacKay (MacAoidh), but this has been disputed, so he is sometimes referred to as "Rob Donn MacAoidh".... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Donn)

  • Rob Allan

    Rob Allan (born 1957) is a New Zealand poet.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Allan)

Photographers

There are two Photographers called Rob.

  • Rob Heydon

    Rob Heydon (born August 19, 1970, Toronto) is an award winning Canadian film director who has shot music videos, feature films and documentaries.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Heydon)

  • Rob Sheridan

    Rob Sheridan, (born October 11, 1979), is an American graphic designer, director, and photographer best known for his extensive work with the band Nine Inch Nails.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Sheridan)

Philosophers

There are two Philosophers called Rob.

  • Rob Gonsalves

    Rob Gonsalves is a Canadian painter of magic realism with a unique perspective and style. He produces original works, limited edition prints and illustrations for his own books.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Gonsalves)

  • Rob Buckman

    Robert Alexander Amiel "Rob" Buckman (born August 22, 1948 in London) is a British-Canadian doctor of medicine, comedian and author, and since 1999 has been president of the Humanist Association of Canada. He first appeared in a Cambridge University Footlights Revue in 1969, and went on to present several television and radio programmes about medicine, as well as appearing on comedy programmes such as Just a Minute.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Buckman)

Olympic Medalists

There are two Olympic Medalists called Rob.

  • Rob Blake

    Rob Blake is an Olympic Medalist... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Blake)

  • Rob McClanahan

    Rob McClanahan is an Olympic Medalist... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob McClanahan)

Motorbike Racers

There are two Motorbike Racers called Rob.

  • Rob Phillis

    Rob Phillis (born April 27, 1956) is a retired motorcycle road racer from Australia. He began his motorcycling career competing in dirt bike and motocross events before crossing over to road racing in 1974.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Phillis)

  • Rob McElnea

    Rob McElnea (born December 12, 1959) is a retired motorcycle road racer, who won three Isle of Man TT races, and with a best of fifth overall in Grands Prix.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob McElnea)

Criminals

There are two Criminals called Rob.

  • Rob Simmons

    Rob Simmons is a Criminal... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Simmons)

  • Rob Briley

    Rob Briley (b. October 15, 1966 in Nashville, Tennessee) is an American politician and a Democratic former member of the Tennessee House of Representatives for the 52nd district, which is part of Davidson County.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Briley)

Clowns

There is one Clown called Rob.

  • Rob Smets

    Robert Edward "Rob" Smets (born 11 September 1959, Palo Alto, California), known professionally as The Kamikazee Kid, is a color commentator for the Professional Bull Riders (PBR) tour and a former five-time Wrangler World Champion bullfighter.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Smets)

Surfers

There is one Surfer called Rob.

  • Rob Machado

    Rob Machado is a Surfer... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Machado)

Spies

There is one Spy called Rob.

  • Rob Simmons

    Rob Simmons is a Spy... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Simmons)

Chess Players

There is one Chess Player called Rob.

  • Rob Hutchison

    Rob Hutchison is a politician in the Canadian province of Ontario. He has served on the Kingston City Council since 2006 and has run for the New Democratic Party in two federal elections.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Hutchison)

Skiers

There is one Skier called Rob.

  • Rob Williams (entrepreneur)

    Rob Williams (11 September 1979 — 2 March 2009) was a young British entrepreneur, born in Hemel Hempstead and educated at Beaumont School (St Albans), and subsequently Liverpool University studying computers. During his course, he co-founded, with colleague Jason Tavaria, Dolphin Musicdolphin music – History - about us, an online music equipment retailer.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Williams (entrepreneur))

Cinematographers

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  • Rob Tregenza

    Rob Tregenza (b. 14 November 1950) is an American cinematographer and filmmaker.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Tregenza)

Presidents

There is one President called Rob.

  • Rob Nabors

    Rob Nabors (born 1971) is a U.S.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Nabors)

Dancers

There is one Dancer called Rob.

  • Rob Ashford

    Rob Ashford (November 19, 1959) is a Tony Award-wining American choreographer and director. He is a four-time Tony Award nominee, five-time Olivier Award nominee, Emmy Award winner, Drama Desk winner, and Outer Critics Circle Award winner.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Ashford)

Playwrights

There is one Playwright called Rob.

  • Rob Shearman

    Robert Shearman (also credited as Rob Shearman; born 10 February 1970 near London, England) is currently best-known as a writer for Doctor Who and for his ongoing association with Jarvis & Ayres Productions (Martin Jarvis and Rosalind Ayres) which has resulted in six plays for BBC Radio 4 broadcast in the station's regular weekday Afternoon Play slot, and one classic serial.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Shearman)

Explorers

There is one Explorer called Rob.

  • Rob Gauntlett

    Rob Gauntlett (10 May 1987 – 9 January 2009) was an English adventurer, explorer and motivational speaker. In 2006 he became the youngest British climber to summit Everest.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rob Gauntlett)

Golfers

There is one Golfer called Rob.

  • Rob Oppenheim

    Rob Oppenheim (born January 12, 1980) is a American professional golfer.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Oppenheim)

Architects

There is one Architect called Rob.

  • Rob Naybour

    British architect Rob Naybour qualified in 1987 and spent his early career in multi-disciplinary design offices including BDP, where he worked for a wide range of clients on a variety of building types.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob Naybour)

Classical Composers

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  • Rob du Bois

    Rob du Bois (born 28 May 1934) is a Dutch composer, pianist, and jurist.... ( from the wikipedia article on Rob du Bois)

Magicians

There is one Magician called Rob.

  • Rob Zabrecky

    Rob Zabrecky (born Robert Zabrecky, June 2, 1968 in Burbank, California)Family Tree Legends is an American songwriter, actor and magician.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Zabrecky)

Naturalists

There is one Naturalist called Rob.

  • Rob Hume

    Robert `Rob` Hume is an English ornithologist, author and journalist specialising in avian and natural history subjects. From Spring 1989 (vol.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Hume)

Mathematicians

There is one Mathematician called Rob.

  • Rob Eastaway

    Robert Eastaway is an author who is active in the popularisation of mathematics. He is a former pupil of The King's School, Chester, England and has a degree in Engineering and Management Science from the University of CambridgeRob Eastaway, Author and Maths Communicator.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Rob Eastaway)

Models

There is one Model called Rob.

  • Rob Kardashian

    Rob Kardashian is a Model... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Rob Kardashian)

Rob

Gender: usually male

Meaning: Bright fame, Famed, Bright, Shining and Brilliant

Origin: English

Lucky Number: Two

Popularity: Position 334 in 1963

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