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Gender of Ryan.

Ryan is a name more often given to males.

In a sample of all names from the US Census during the years 1890 to 2006, 97% of the children named Ryan were boys and 3% were girls.

Why is Ryan used for both boys and 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 Ryan.

The following meaning is associated with the name Ryan:

  • Young royalty

Origins of Ryan.

Some of the origins of Ryan are: Celtic and Gaelic.

Lucky numbers for Ryan.

Number 9 playing card;©V.H.Smith

The numerological number for the name Ryan is 9.

Some two digit lucky numbers for Ryan are: 18 27 36 45 54 63 72 81 90 99.

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 nine as the lucky number for Ryan here: Calculating lucky numbers for Ryan.


Name Days for Ryan.

Name days are different in different countries and for different religions. They are often the memorial date of a saint who has the same name.

Often there are many saints with they same name, so you have a wide choice of name days!

Some name days for Ryan are:

  • March 30 (Catholic).
  • April 5 (Germany).
  • September 3 (Catholic).
  • October 17 (Catholic).

Popularity of Ryan.

Graph of popularity of Ryan

Ryan was most popular in the year 1991, where it was at position eleven for the whole of the USA.

Ryan increased in popularity between 2001 and 2006 from position four hundred and fifty-five to position fourteen.

The most popular decade for the name Ryan was from 1980 to 1989.

The last time that the name was in the top 1000 names in the USA census data was in 2006, where it was at position fourteen.


Actors

There are ninety-eight Actors called Ryan.

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

  • Meg Ryan

    Meg Ryan is an Actor... ( from the wikipedia article on Meg Ryan)

  • Josh Ryan Evans

    Josh Ryan Evans is an Actor... ( from the wikipedia article on Josh Ryan Evans)

  • Ryan Stiles

    Ryan Stiles is an Actor... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Stiles)

  • Ryan Phillippe

    Ryan Phillippe is an Actor... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Phillippe)

  • Christopher Ryan

    Christopher Ryan is an Actor... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Christopher Ryan)

  • Ryan Davies

    Ryan Davies (22 January 1937 — 22 April 1977) was a popular Welsh entertainer of the 1960s and 1970s. He was born in the Carmarthenshire village of Glanamman in the Black Mountain, Wales, and was educated in Bangor and at the Central School of Speech and Drama.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Davies)

  • Ryan Merriman

    Ryan Merriman is an Actor... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Merriman)

  • Ryan Reynolds

    Ryan Reynolds is an Actor... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Reynolds)

  • Ryan Cooley

    Ryan Cooley is an Actor... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Cooley)

  • Lacy Ryan

    Lacy Ryan (c. 1694 – 1760), English actor, appeared at the Haymarket Theatre about 1709.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Lacy Ryan)

Writers

There are eighty-six Writers called Ryan.

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

  • Cornelius Ryan

    Cornelius Ryan, (5 June 1920 – 23 November 1974) was an Irish-American journalist and author mainly known for his writings on popular military history, especially his World War II books: The Longest Day: June 6, 1944 D-Day (1959), The Last Battle (1966), and A Bridge Too Far (1974).... (extract from the wikipedia article on Cornelius Ryan)

  • Claude Ryan

    Claude Ryan, CC, GOQ (January 26, 1925 – February 9, 2004) was a Canadian politician and leader of the Parti libéral du Québec from 1978 to 1982. He was also the National Assembly of Quebec member for Argenteuil from 1979 to 1994.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Claude Ryan)

  • Bob Ryan

    Robert A. "Bob" Ryan (born February 21, 1946; Trenton, New Jersey) is a longtimeBio at boston.... ( from the wikipedia article on Bob Ryan)

  • Ryan Sook

    Ryan Sook is an American comic book artist from San Jose, California. He has worked on B.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Sook)

  • Chris Ryan

    Chris Ryan is a Writer... ( from the wikipedia article on Chris Ryan)

  • Paul Ryan (singer)

    Paul Ryan (24 October 1948Bittersuiteband.com — 29 November 1992) was an English singer, songwriter and record producer.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Paul Ryan (singer))

  • Sara Ryan

    Sara Ryan (born 1971) is an American writer and librarian living in Oregon.... ( from the wikipedia article on Sara Ryan)

  • John Ryan (cartoonist)

    John Gerald Christopher Ryan (4 March 1921 - 22 July 2009)John Ryan obituary, Daily Telegraph was a British animator and cartoonist, best known for his character Captain Pugwash.... (extract from the wikipedia article on John Ryan (cartoonist))

  • Marah Ellis Ryan

    Marah Ellis Ryan was born either February 27, 1860 or 1866. As Ellis Martin, she married Samuel Erwin Ryan (b.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Marah Ellis Ryan)

  • Ryan Craig

    Ryan Craig (born 1972) is a British playwright. In 2005 He was the BBC's Radio Drama writer in residence.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Craig)

Hockey Players

There are sixty-six Hockey Players called Ryan.

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

  • Ryan Kesler

    Ryan Kesler is a Hockey Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Kesler)

  • Bobby Ryan

    Bobby Ryan is a Hockey Player... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Bobby Ryan)

  • Ryan Wade

    Ryan Wade is a Hockey Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Wade)

  • Ryan Bayda

    Ryan Bayda is a Hockey Player... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Bayda)

  • Ryan Huska

    Ryan Huska (born July 2, 1975 in Cranbrook, British Columbia) is a retired NHL player. In 1997–98, he played his only NHL game with the Chicago Blackhawks.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Huska)

  • Ryan Whitney

    Ryan Whitney is a Hockey Player... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Whitney)

  • Ryan Miller (ice hockey)

    Ryan Miller (ice hockey) is a Hockey Player... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Miller (ice hockey))

  • Ryan Getzlaf

    Ryan Getzlaf is a Hockey Player... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Getzlaf)

  • Ryan Hollweg

    Ryan Hollweg is a Hockey Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Hollweg)

  • Ryan Barnes

    Ryan Barnes (born January 30, 1980 in Dunnville, Ontario), is an ice hockey left winger who most recently played seven games with the Hamilton Bulldogs of the American Hockey League while registering no points and nine penalty minutes. Barnes was drafted in the second round, fifty-fifth overall in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft by the Detroit Red Wings.... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Barnes)

Soccer Players

There are fifty Soccer Players called Ryan.

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

  • Ryan Giggs

    Ryan Giggs is a Soccer Player... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Giggs)

  • Ryan Nelsen

    Ryan Nelsen is a Soccer Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Nelsen)

  • Ryan Suarez

    Ryan Cuarez (born July 28, 1977 in Sacramento, California) is an American soccer player, who last played in United Soccer Leagues for the California Victory.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Suarez)

  • Ryan Cochrane (soccer)

    Ryan Cochrane (soccer) is a Soccer Player... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Cochrane (soccer))

  • Ryan Pore

    Ryan Pore is a Soccer Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Pore)

  • Jimmy Ryan (footballer born 1945)

    James "Jimmy" Ryan (born 12 May 1945 in Stirling) is a Scottish former football player. He is currently Director of Youth Football at Manchester United's youth academy, working alongside Brian McClair.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Jimmy Ryan (footballer born 1945))

  • Keith Ryan

    Keith Ryan is a Soccer Player... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Keith Ryan)

  • Greg Ryan

    Greg Ryan is a Soccer Player... (extract from the wikipedia article on Greg Ryan)

  • Ryan McMahen

    Ryan McMahen is a Soccer Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan McMahen)

  • Ryan Johnson (footballer)

    Ryan Johnson (footballer) is a Soccer Player... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Johnson (footballer))

Journalists

There are twenty-eight Journalists called Ryan.

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

  • Cornelius Ryan

    Cornelius Ryan, (5 June 1920 – 23 November 1974) was an Irish-American journalist and author mainly known for his writings on popular military history, especially his World War II books: The Longest Day: June 6, 1944 D-Day (1959), The Last Battle (1966), and A Bridge Too Far (1974).... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Cornelius Ryan)

  • Claude Ryan

    Claude Ryan, CC, GOQ (January 26, 1925 – February 9, 2004) was a Canadian politician and leader of the Parti libéral du Québec from 1978 to 1982. He was also the National Assembly of Quebec member for Argenteuil from 1979 to 1994.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Claude Ryan)

  • Bob Ryan

    Robert A. "Bob" Ryan (born February 21, 1946; Trenton, New Jersey) is a longtimeBio at boston.... ( from the wikipedia article on Bob Ryan)

  • Warren Ryan

    Warren Ryan is a rugby league coach and former player from Sydney, Australia. He is considered as one of the most influential Rugby league coaches in recent times.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Warren Ryan)

  • Bob Ryan (meteorologist)

    Bob Ryan is a meteorologist who forecasted for WRC-TV in Washington, D.C.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Bob Ryan (meteorologist))

  • Frank Ryan (Irish republican)

    Frank Ryan (1902, Elton, Co. Limerick—June 10, 1944, Dresden) was a prominent member of the Irish Republican Army, editor of An Phoblacht, leftist activist and leader of Irish volunteers on the Republican side in the Spanish Civil War.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Frank Ryan (Irish republican))

  • Ryan Naraine

    Ryan Naraine, born 20 January 1971 in Georgetown, Guyana, is a tech news journalist living and working in New York City, U.S.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Naraine)

  • Jim Ryan (reporter)

    Jim Ryan (b. 1939) is a veteran television reporter and anchorman in New York City.... ( from the wikipedia article on Jim Ryan (reporter))

  • Ryan Haddon

    Ryan Haddon (born 1971) is a journalist, presenter, and TV producer. She has worked at MacNeill/Lehrer NewsHour, on Roseanne Barr's talk show The Roseanne Show, and on Good Morning America.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Haddon)

  • Bill Ryan (journalist)

    Bill Ryan (journalist) is a Journalist... (extract from the wikipedia article on Bill Ryan (journalist))

Cricket Players

There are twenty-six Cricket Players called Ryan.

Here are the first ten. See Cricket Players who have the name Ryan for the full list.

  • Ryan Hinds

    Ryan O'Neal Hinds (born February 17, 1981 in Holders Hill, St James, Barbados) is a West Indian cricketer. He is a left-hand batsman and a slow left-arm orthodox bowler.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Hinds)

  • Ryan Ramdass

    Ryan Ramdass (born July 3, 1983 in Ogle) is a Guyanese cricketer of Indian decent. Ramdass is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm offbreak bowler who occasionally occupies the position of wicketkeeper.... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Ramdass)

  • Ryan Campbell

    Ryan John Campbell (born 7 February 1972 in Perth) is a former Australian cricketer who currently plays for ICL's Ahmedabad Rockets http://www.indiancricketleague.... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Campbell)

  • Ryan ten Doeschate

    Ryan Neil ten Doeschate (born 30 June 1980, Port Elizabeth, Cape Province, South Africa) is a Dutch cricketer who has represented Western Province and currently plays for Essex. He matriculated at Fairbairn College in Goodwood, near Cape Town in 1998.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan ten Doeschate)

  • Ryan Watson (cricketer)

    Ryan Robert Watson born 12 November 1976, Salisbury (now Harare), Zimbabwe) is a cricketer who plays for Scotland. Watson is a hard hitting right-handed batsman and is able to bowl both medium-fast and off-break deliveries.... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Watson (cricketer))

  • Ryan Hurley

    Ryan O'Neal Hurley (born 13 September 1975 in Springhead, Barbados) is a former West Indian cricketer who played nine ODIs in 2003-04. He made his ODI debut in May 2003 against Australia where he took 1 for 57 and was run out without facing a ball.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Hurley)

  • Ryan Watkins (cricketer)

    Ryan Edward Watkins (born 9 June 1983 in Abergavenny) is a Welsh cricketer. He plays for Glamorgan and is a left-handed batsman and a right-arm medium-pace bowler a teenager, he captained Gwent and Wales before signing a development contract with the Welsh County side.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Watkins (cricketer))

  • Ryan Higgins

    Ryan Shaun Higgins (born 24 March 1988 in Harare) is a Zimbabwean cricketer. He has played three ODIs for Zimbabwe in 2006.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Higgins)

  • Ryan Cummins

    Ryan Cummins (born April 14, 1984) is an English cricketer, who represented Leicestershire County Cricket Club. He was born in Sutton, London.... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Cummins)

  • Ryan Steede

    Ryan Devon Steede (born November 9, 1975 in Bermuda) is a Bermudian cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-arm fast-medium bowler.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Steede)

Baseball Players

There are seventeen Baseball Players called Ryan.

Here are the first ten. See Baseball Players who have the name Ryan for the full list.

  • Connie Ryan

    Cornelius Joseph Ryan (February 27, 1920 - January 3, 1996) was an American second baseman, third baseman, coach and manager in Little League Baseball.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Connie Ryan)

  • William Ryan Gober

    William Ryan Gober was born April 16 1981 in Riverdale GA. Graduated from Morrow High School where he was drafted by the Oakland A's of Major league baseball.... (extract from the wikipedia article on William Ryan Gober)

  • Ryan Jensen

    Ryan Jensen (born September 17, 1975) is a former Major League Baseball pitcher. He played for the San Francisco Giants from 2001 to 2003 and for Kansas City Royals in 2005.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Jensen)

  • Ryan Braun (pitcher)

    Ryan Braun (pitcher) is a Baseball Player... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Braun (pitcher))

  • Ryan Hanigan

    Ryan Hanigan is a Baseball Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Hanigan)

  • Billy Ryan (American football)

    William Richard Ryan Jr. (April 21, 1887—December 20, 1951) was an American football player from Cleveland, Ohio, and a starting quarterback for the University of Notre Dame.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Billy Ryan (American football))

  • Reid Ryan

    Reid Ryan (born November 21, 1971) is a former minor league pitcher, and the son of former baseball star Nolan Ryan and a minor league baseball owner.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Reid Ryan)

  • Ryan Strieby

    Ryan Kristoffer Strieby (born August 9, 1985 in Seattle, Washington) is a first baseman in the Detroit Tigers organization.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Strieby)

  • Ryan Searle

    Ryan Gregory Searle (b. June 22, 1989, Brisbane, Australia) is a professional baseball pitcher.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Searle)

  • Ellis Ryan

    Ellis Ryan was the principal owner of the Cleveland Indians of the American League from through . A group headed by Ryan purchased the Indians from Bill Veeck.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ellis Ryan)

Basketball Players

There are sixteen Basketball Players called Ryan.

Here are the first ten. See Basketball Players who have the name Ryan for the full list.

  • Bo Ryan

    Bo Ryan is a Basketball Player... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Bo Ryan)

  • Ryan Bowen

    Ryan Bowen is a Basketball Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Bowen)

  • Ryan Gomes

    Ryan Gomes is a Basketball Player... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Gomes)

  • Ryan Humphrey

    Ryan Ashley Humphrey (born July 24, 1979 in Tulsa, Oklahoma) is an American professional basketball player, in the power forward position.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Humphrey)

  • Ryan Thorne

    Ryan Thorne, was born in 1971, in the city of Montréal, Québec, Canada.... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Thorne)

  • Ryan Robertson

    Ryan Robertson (born October 2, 1976 in Lawton, Oklahoma) is an American professional basketball player who was selected by the Sacramento Kings in the 2nd round (45th pick) of the 1999 NBA Draft. He played college basketball at Kansas University under coach Roy Williams.... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Robertson)

  • Ryan Stack

    Ryan Stack is a Basketball Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Stack)

  • Ryan Hollins

    Ryan Hollins is a Basketball Player... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Hollins)

  • Debbie Ryan

    Debbie Ryan is a Basketball Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Debbie Ryan)

  • Damien Ryan

    Damien Ryan is a Basketball Player... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Damien Ryan)

Judges

There are ten Judges called Ryan.

  • F. Ryan Duffy

    Francis Ryan Duffy (June 23, 1888 - August 16, 1979) was a member of the Democratic Party who served in the United States Senate for the state of Wisconsin from 1933 to 1939 and later a United States federal judge.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on F. Ryan Duffy)

  • Harold M. Ryan

    Harold Martin Ryan (February 6, 1911 – March 8, 2007) was a politician and judge from the U.S.... ( from the wikipedia article on Harold M. Ryan)

  • Edward Ryan

    Sir Edward Ryan PC FRS (28 August 1793 – 22 August 1875) was an English lawyer, judge, reformer of the British Civil Service and patron of science.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Edward Ryan)

  • James L. Ryan

    James Leo Ryan (born November 19, 1932, in Detroit, Michigan) is a Senior Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on James L. Ryan)

  • Joseph O'Connell Ryan

    Joseph O'Connell Ryan (born December 18, 1841 in Dunnville, Canada West-died July 26, 1938) was a Canadian politician, barrister and editor.... ( from the wikipedia article on Joseph O'Connell Ryan)

  • Michael Ryan Barrett

    Michael Ryan Barrett (born January 14, 1951) is a United States federal judge in Ohio. Barrett practiced law for nearly 30 years before he was nominated by President George W.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Michael Ryan Barrett)

  • Howard C. Ryan

    Howard C. Ryan (born June 17, 1916 in Tonica, Illinois - died December 10, 2008 in Peru, Illinois) was an elected judge of the Supreme Court of Illinois from 1970 to 1990, and the Chief Justice of this court in 1982–1985.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Howard C. Ryan)

  • Lamar John Ryan Cecil

    Lamar John Ryan Cecil (November 2, 1902 – February 14, 1958) was a United States federal judge.... ( from the wikipedia article on Lamar John Ryan Cecil)

  • Harold Lyman Ryan

    Harold Lyman Ryan (June 17, 1923 – April 10, 1995) was a United States federal judge.... ( from the wikipedia article on Harold Lyman Ryan)

  • Sylvester J. Ryan

    Sylvester J. Ryan (September 10, 1896 – April 10, 1981) was a United States federal judge.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Sylvester J. Ryan)

Poets

There are ten Poets called Ryan.

  • Gig Ryan

    Gig Ryan is a Poet... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Gig Ryan)

  • Abram Joseph Ryan

    Abram Joseph Ryan is a Poet... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Abram Joseph Ryan)

  • Michael Ryan (poet)

    Michael Ryan (born 1946 St. Louis) has been teaching creative writing and literature at University of California, Irvine since 1990.... ( from the wikipedia article on Michael Ryan (poet))

  • Kay Ryan

    Kay Ryan (born September 27, 1945) is an American poet and educator. She is the sixteenth Poet Laureate of the United States.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Kay Ryan)

  • Richard Ryan (diplomat)

    Richard Ryan (born 1946) is an Irish poet and diplomat.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Richard Ryan (diplomat))

  • Ryan Sampson

    Ryan Sampson is a Poet... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Sampson)

  • William Patrick Ryan

    William Patrick Ryan (1867 – 1942), was an Irish author and journalist.... ( from the wikipedia article on William Patrick Ryan)

  • Daniel Ryan (actor)

    Daniel Ryan (born 1968) is an English actor and writer.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Daniel Ryan (actor))

  • Tracy Ryan

    Tracy Ryan (born 1964) is an Australian poet and novelist. She has also worked as an editor, publisher, translator, and academic.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Tracy Ryan)

  • Ryan G. Van Cleave

    Ryan Van Cleave (b. May 20, 1972, Neenah, Wisconsin) is an American poet, editor, and creative writing teacher.... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan G. Van Cleave)

Film Directors

There are eight Film Directors called Ryan.

  • Matthew Ryan Hoge

    Matthew Ryan Hoge (born 1974) is an American writer and film director, known for writing and directing The United States of Leland (2003).... (extract from the wikipedia article on Matthew Ryan Hoge)

  • Ryan Wieber

    Ryan Wieber (born May 24, 1984) is a compositor and amateur filmmaker, best known for his visual effects work in creating short Star Wars-related films. His lightsaber duel Ryan vs.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Wieber)

  • Marisa Ryan

    Marisa Ryan is a Film Director... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Marisa Ryan)

  • Terence Ryan

    Terence Ryan (born 2 March 1948) is a British film director, writer, and producer.... ( from the wikipedia article on Terence Ryan)

  • Ryan McFaul

    Ryan McFaul is a Film Director... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan McFaul)

  • Scott Ryan (director)

    Scott Ryan (born July 4, 1974 in Kansas City, Missouri) is an American Director, environmentalist, and social justice advocate. He is best known for his work in Manifestothe documentary based television series.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Scott Ryan (director))

  • Ryan Little

    Ryan Little is a Film Director... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Little)

  • Ryan Fleck

    Ryan Fleck is a Film Director... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Fleck)

Olympic Medalists

There are eight Olympic Medalists called Ryan.

  • Ryan Kesler

    Ryan Kesler is an Olympic Medalist... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Kesler)

  • Bobby Ryan

    Bobby Ryan is an Olympic Medalist... (extract from the wikipedia article on Bobby Ryan)

  • Ryan Whitney

    Ryan Whitney is an Olympic Medalist... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Whitney)

  • Ryan Miller (ice hockey)

    Ryan Miller (ice hockey) is an Olympic Medalist... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Miller (ice hockey))

  • Ryan Getzlaf

    Ryan Getzlaf is an Olympic Medalist... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Getzlaf)

  • Ryan Suter

    Ryan Suter is an Olympic Medalist... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Suter)

  • Ryan Lochte

    Ryan Lochte is an Olympic Medalist... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Lochte)

  • Ryan Callahan

    Ryan Callahan is an Olympic Medalist... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Callahan)

Bishops

There are eight Bishops called Ryan.

  • James Hugh Ryan

    James Hugh Ryan (December 15, 1886—November 23, 1947) was a American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Rector of the Catholic University of America (1928-1935) and Archbishop of Omaha (1935-1947).... (extract from the wikipedia article on James Hugh Ryan)

  • Patrick John Ryan

    Patrick John Ryan (February 20, 1831—February 11, 1911) was an Irish-born prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Archbishop of Philadelphia from 1884 until his death in 1911.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Patrick John Ryan)

  • Sylvester Donovan Ryan

    Sylvester Donovan Ryan (b. September 3, 1930 in Avalon, California) is a retired Roman Catholic bishop.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Sylvester Donovan Ryan)

  • Dermot Ryan

    Dermot J. Ryan (June 26, 1924 - Feb 21, 1985) was the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Dublin from 1972 until 1984.... ( from the wikipedia article on Dermot Ryan)

  • John Joseph Thomas Ryan

    John Joseph Thomas Ryan is a Bishop... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on John Joseph Thomas Ryan)

  • James Ryan (bishop)

    James Ryan (June 17, 1848—July 2, 1923) was an Irish-born prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Bishop of Alton from 1888 until his death in 1923.... ( from the wikipedia article on James Ryan (bishop))

  • Daniel L. Ryan

    Daniel Leo Ryan (born September 28, 1930) is an American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Bishop of Springfield in Illinois from 1984 to 1999.... ( from the wikipedia article on Daniel L. Ryan)

  • Vincent James Ryan

    Vincent James Ryan (July 1, 1884—November 10, 1951) was an American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Bishop of Bismarck from 1940 until his death in 1951.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Vincent James Ryan)

Criminals

There are eight Criminals called Ryan.

  • Ronald Ryan

    Ronald Ryan is a Criminal... ( from the wikipedia article on Ronald Ryan)

  • Barry Ryan (Catholic priest)

    Reverend Father Barry Ryan (born 1949) is a U.S.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Barry Ryan (Catholic priest))

  • Ryan Alan Hade

    Ryan Alan Hade (c. 1982 – June 9, 2005) was an American sexual assault victim from Tacoma, Washington.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Alan Hade)

  • Frank "Dunie" Ryan

    Frank Peter "Dunie" Ryan born June 10, 1942, in Montreal and dead November 13, 1984, was the leader of one of the most well known Montréal criminal organizations, the West End Gang.... ( from the wikipedia article on Frank "Dunie" Ryan)

  • James Ryan O'Neill

    James Ryan O'Neill is a Criminal... (extract from the wikipedia article on James Ryan O'Neill)

  • Michael W. Ryan

    Michael W. Ryan (born 3 August 1948) was an American cult leader, white supremacist, and murderer.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Michael W. Ryan)

  • Ryan Hoyt

    Ryan Hoyt is a Criminal... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Hoyt)

  • Ryan Holle

    Ryan Holle is a Criminal... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Holle)

Golfers

There are six Golfers called Ryan.

  • Ryan Moore (golfer)

    Ryan Moore (golfer) is a Golfer... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Moore (golfer))

  • Ryan Palmer (golfer)

    Ryan Palmer (golfer) is a Golfer... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Palmer (golfer))

  • Ryan Armour

    Ryan Armour is a Golfer... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Armour)

  • Mick Ryan (golfer)

    Michael J. "Mick" Ryan (18 July 1897 - 1965) was an Australian amateur golfer who won the Australian Open in 1932.... ( from the wikipedia article on Mick Ryan (golfer))

  • Ryan Hietala

    Ryan Hietala is a Golfer... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Hietala)

  • Ryan Yip

    Ryan Yip is a Golfer... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Yip)

Comedians

There are six Comedians called Ryan.

  • Ryan Stiles

    Ryan Stiles is a Comedian... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Stiles)

  • Ryan Davies

    Ryan Davies (22 January 1937 — 22 April 1977) was a popular Welsh entertainer of the 1960s and 1970s. He was born in the Carmarthenshire village of Glanamman in the Black Mountain, Wales, and was educated in Bangor and at the Central School of Speech and Drama.... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Davies)

  • Will Ryan

    Will Ryan is a Comedian... ( from the wikipedia article on Will Ryan)

  • Ryan Stout

    Ryan Matthew Stout (born September 30, 1982 in Cleveland, Ohio), is an American stand-up comedian.... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Stout)

  • Ryan Avery

    Ryan Avery (born 1986) is an American singer, comedian and performance artist, photobooth artist and Mormon missionary from Phoenix, Arizona. He has emerged as a prominent representative of the downtown Phoenix art, music, comedy, and improv scenes, taking his acts into California for performances with the Radioactive Chickenheads and Quintron and Miss Pussycat, as well as local performances with the The Aquabats, Peelander-Z, Good Riddance, Wild Man Fischer, and Thanksgiving.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Avery)

  • Ryan Maglunob

    Ryan Maglunob is a Comedian... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Maglunob)

Conductors

There are five Conductors called Ryan.

  • Ryan J. Davis

    Ryan J. Davis (born April 4, 1982 in Salisbury, Maryland) is an American theater director, writer, political consultant, and progressive activist.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan J. Davis)

  • Ryan McAdams

    Ryan Bell McAdams (born March 16, 1982) is an American conductor and currently the 15th Music Director of the New York Youth Symphony.NYYS Press Release (12-9-07).... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan McAdams)

  • Ryan Cohan

    Ryan Cohan is a Conductor... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Cohan)

  • Kwamé Ryan

    Kwamé Ryan (born 1970, Toronto) is a Canadian conductor of Trinidadian descent. He is the son of Selwyn Ryan, a teacher at the University School, St Augustine.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Kwamé Ryan)

  • Ryan Wigglesworth

    Ryan Wigglesworth (b. 1979) is a composer/conductor born in Yorkshire, England.... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Wigglesworth)

Saints

There are four Saints called Ryan.

  • Ryan Gosling

    Ryan Gosling is a Saint... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Gosling)

  • Ryan Avery

    Ryan Avery (born 1986) is an American singer, comedian and performance artist, photobooth artist and Mormon missionary from Phoenix, Arizona. He has emerged as a prominent representative of the downtown Phoenix art, music, comedy, and improv scenes, taking his acts into California for performances with the Radioactive Chickenheads and Quintron and Miss Pussycat, as well as local performances with the The Aquabats, Peelander-Z, Good Riddance, Wild Man Fischer, and Thanksgiving.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Avery)

  • Ryan Little

    Ryan Little is a Saint... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Little)

  • Ryan T. Murphy

    Ryan T. Murphy (born 1971) has since March 2009 been the associate music director of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, working with music director Mack Wilberg.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan T. Murphy)

Sex Workers

There are four Sex Workers called Ryan.

  • Rachel Ryan

    Rachel Ryan is a Sex Worker... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Rachel Ryan)

  • Ryan Conner

    Ryan Conner is a Sex Worker... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Conner)

  • Ashton Ryan

    Ashton Ryan (born 12 February 1980 in Chicago, Illinois), is an American gay pornographic actor. Ashton started his work in the porn industry in 1998, when he got in contact with Kevin Clarke via in an internet chat roomavn.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ashton Ryan)

  • Samantha Ryan (pornographic actress)

    Samantha Ryan (pornographic actress) is a Sex Worker... (extract from the wikipedia article on Samantha Ryan (pornographic actress))

Boxers

There are four Boxers called Ryan.

  • Paddy Ryan

    Paddy Ryan (15 March 1851 – 14 December 1900) was an Irish-American boxer, and became his sport's world's heavyweight champion from May 30, 1880 when he won the title from Joe Goss until losing his title to John L. Sullivan on February 7, 1882.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Paddy Ryan)

  • Ryan Wissow

    Ryan Wissow was born November 26, 1974 in Chicago, IL.... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Wissow)

  • Pat Ryan (boxer)

    Patrick Thomas ("Pat") Ryan (born February 28, 1952 in New Plymouth, New Zealand) is a retired boxer from New Zealand, who competed at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich. There he was defeated in the second round of the Featherweight (-57kg) by Japan's Kazuo Kobayashi.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Pat Ryan (boxer))

  • Kevin Ryan (rugby)

    Kevin Ryan (rugby) is a Boxer... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Kevin Ryan (rugby))

Tennis Players

There are four Tennis Players called Ryan.

  • Elizabeth Ryan

    Elizabeth Montague Ryan (February 8, 1892 – July 8, 1979) was an American tennis player who was born in Anaheim, California but lived most of her life in the United Kingdom. Ryan won 30 Grand Slam titles.... ( from the wikipedia article on Elizabeth Ryan)

  • Ryan Sweeting

    Ryan Sweeting is a Tennis Player... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Sweeting)

  • Ryan Harrison

    Ryan Harrison is a Tennis Player... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Harrison)

  • Ryan Sachire

    Ryan Sachire is currently the Assistant Tennis Coach at Notre Dame University. He was previously an American professional tennis player, but is now retired.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Sachire)

Motorbike Racers

There are three Motorbike Racers called Ryan.

  • Ryan Farquhar

    Ryan Farquhar (born Dungannon, Northern Ireland in 1976) is a motorcycle racer who has primarily competed in road racing.... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Farquhar)

  • Ryan Villopoto

    Ryan Villopoto (born August 13, 1988 in Poulsbo, Washington) is a motocross and supercross racer who currently competes in the AMA Supercross series and the AMA Lucas Oil Motocross series. He currently resides in Murrieta California and races for the Monster Energy Kawasaki team and he's the best rider out there.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Villopoto)

  • Ryan Dungey

    Ryan Dungey (born December 4, 1989) is a professional motocross rider in the AMA motocross national championships. He debuted in professional motocross in 2006.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Dungey)

Playwrights

There are three Playwrights called Ryan.

  • Ryan Craig

    Ryan Craig (born 1972) is a British playwright. In 2005 He was the BBC's Radio Drama writer in residence.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Craig)

  • Frederick Ryan

    Frederick Ryan (1876Ryan Family 1911 Census Form – 1913), was an Irish, Dublin-born playwright, journalist and socialist.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Frederick Ryan)

  • Daniel Ryan (actor)

    Daniel Ryan (born 1968) is an English actor and writer.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Daniel Ryan (actor))

Presidents

There are three Presidents called Ryan.

  • James Hugh Ryan

    James Hugh Ryan (December 15, 1886—November 23, 1947) was a American prelate of the Roman Catholic Church. He served as Rector of the Catholic University of America (1928-1935) and Archbishop of Omaha (1935-1947).... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on James Hugh Ryan)

  • Dixon Ryan Fox

    Dixon Ryan Fox (1887, Potsdam, New York – 1945) was an American educator, researcher, and president of Union College from 1934-45.... ( from the wikipedia article on Dixon Ryan Fox)

  • John W. Ryan

    John William Ryan (born August 12, 1929) is an American academic administrator who most notably served as the President of Indiana University for sixteen years.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on John W. Ryan)

Racing Car Drivers

There are three Racing Car Drivers called Ryan.

  • Ryan Hemphill

    Ryan Hemphill (born December 30, 1981) is a NASCAR driver. He resides in Apollo, Pennsylvania.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Hemphill)

  • Ryan Dalziel

    Ryan Dalziel (born 12 April 1982 in Glasgow) is a Scottish race car driver. He spent three years in the Toyota Atlantic championship, finishing runner-up twice, before moving to the American Le Mans series in 2005.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Dalziel)

  • Ryan Litt

    Ryan Litt, born March 3, 1987 in London, Ontario, Canada, is a Canadian Auto Racing driver. He is an Open Wheel driver, competing with the organizations USAC, AVSS, and ISMA.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Litt)

Swimmers

There are three Swimmers called Ryan.

  • Ryan Lochte

    Ryan Lochte is a Swimmer... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Lochte)

  • Ryan Paolo Arabejo

    Ryan Paolo Arabejo (born October 30, 1989) is a swimmer from the Philippines. He represented the country in the 2008 Summer Olympics.... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Paolo Arabejo)

  • Elizabeth Ryan (swimmer)

    Elizabeth M. Ryan (January 4, 1923 – May 1998) was an American freestyle swimmer who competed in the 1936 Summer Olympics.... ( from the wikipedia article on Elizabeth Ryan (swimmer))

Ambassadors

There are three Ambassadors called Ryan.

  • Ryan Crocker

    Ryan Crocker is an Ambassador... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Crocker)

  • Richard Ryan (diplomat)

    Richard Ryan (born 1946) is an Irish poet and diplomat.... ( from the wikipedia article on Richard Ryan (diplomat))

  • Thomas Ryan (congressman)

    Thomas Ryan (congressman) is an Ambassador... ( from the wikipedia article on Thomas Ryan (congressman))

Diplomats

There are three Diplomats called Ryan.

  • Ryan Crocker

    Ryan Crocker is a Diplomat... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Crocker)

  • Richard Ryan (diplomat)

    Richard Ryan (born 1946) is an Irish poet and diplomat.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Richard Ryan (diplomat))

  • Thomas Ryan (congressman)

    Thomas Ryan (congressman) is a Diplomat... ( from the wikipedia article on Thomas Ryan (congressman))

Figure Skaters

There are two Figure Skaters called Ryan.

  • Daniel Ryan

    Daniel Ryan (died February 15, 1961) was an American figure skater who competed in ice dancing. His partner was Carol Ann Peters.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Daniel Ryan)

  • Ryan Bedford

    Ryan Bedford (born October 20, 1986 in Yuma, Arizona) is an American speed skater who has competed since 2004. He was named to the U.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Bedford)

Painters

There are two Painters called Ryan.

  • Anne Ryan

    Anne Ryan (1889 – 1954) belonged to the early generation of New York School Abstract Expressionist artists.Hilton Kramer, Ryan's Art at Washburn: Pure, Delicate, Austere Compositions, The New York Observer, October 23, 1989.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Anne Ryan)

  • Abbey Ryan

    Abbey Ryan (born 1979, New Jersey) is an American fine artist, painter, and educator.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Abbey Ryan)

Photographers

There are two Photographers called Ryan.

  • Ryan McGinley

    Ryan McGinley (born October 17, 1977) is an American photographer living in New York City who began making photographs in 1998. In 2003, at the age of 24, McGinley was the youngest artist to have a solo show at the Whitney Museum of American Art.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan McGinley)

  • Ryan Spencer Reed

    Ryan Spencer Reed (1979-) is an American photographer. He has worked in central and east Africa in the capacity of a photojournalist covering the Sudanese Diaspora since 2002Photographer Biography, Darfur/Darfur.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Spencer Reed)

Trade Unionists

There are two Trade Unionists called Ryan.

  • Sid Ryan

    Patrick Cyril "Sid" Ryan (born 1952, in Dublin, Ireland) is president of the Ontario Federation of Labour and a longtime Canadian labour union leader and politician.... ( from the wikipedia article on Sid Ryan)

  • Thomas Ryan (Victorian politician)

    Thomas Ryan (9 January 1870—22 November 1943) was a railway worker, estate agent, trade unionist and politician, and the Nationalist Party Member for Essendon in the Victorian Legislative Assembly (1917-1924).... (extract from the wikipedia article on Thomas Ryan (Victorian politician))

DJs

There are two DJs called Ryan.

  • Ryan Hall (disc jockey)

    Ryan Hall, (born in Kingwood, Texas) was a disc jockey on FM radio stations WHTZ in New York City until 2007, Connecticut, from 10:00 p.m.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Hall (disc jockey))

  • Gold Ryan

    Gold Ryan (aliases: Cabaret, Global Jax)(born Maximilian Arndt in Germany) is a DJ, remixer, and record producer.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Gold Ryan)

Skiers

There are two Skiers called Ryan.

  • Ryan Heckman

    Ryan Heckman (born March 7, 1974) is an American nordic combined skier who competed from 1992 to 1997. He finished eighth in the 3 x 10 km team event at the 1992 Winter Olympics in Albertville.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Heckman)

  • Ryan Semple (skier)

    Ryan Semple (born October 21, 1982 in Montréal) is a Canadian alpine skier.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Semple (skier))

Architects

There is one Architect called Ryan.

  • Ida Annah Ryan

    Ida Annah Ryan was a pioneering United States woman architect. She was born on November 4, 1873 at Waltham, MA, one of five children of Albert Morse Ryan and Carrie S.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Ida Annah Ryan)

World Record Holders

There is one World Record Holder called Ryan.

  • Ryan Lochte

    Ryan Lochte is a World Record Holder... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Lochte)

Avaitors

There is one Avaitor called Ryan.

  • Tubal Claude Ryan

    Tubal Claude Ryan is an Avaitor... ( from the wikipedia article on Tubal Claude Ryan)

Chess Players

There is one Chess Player called Ryan.

  • Ryan Palmer

    Ryan Palmer (born 1974) is a chess player of Jamaican origin; he was the Jamaican National Champion in 1992 During the academic years of 2004-2007, he taught mathematics] at [[Adams' Grammar School in Newport, Shropshire, and now has moved to the United States, to pursue further studies. He runs various chess schools for youngsters during school holidays, and campaigns to increase numbers of young chess players.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Palmer)

Cinematographers

There is one Cinematographer called Ryan.

  • Ryan Little

    Ryan Little is a Cinematographer... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Little)

Snooker Players

There is one Snooker Player called Ryan.

  • Ryan Day

    Ryan Day is a Snooker Player... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Ryan Day)

Classical Composers

There is one Classical Composer called Ryan.

  • Ryan Wigglesworth

    Ryan Wigglesworth (b. 1979) is a composer/conductor born in Yorkshire, England.... ( from the wikipedia article on Ryan Wigglesworth)

Cyclists

There is one Cyclist called Ryan.

  • Ryan Nyquist

    Ryan Nyquist (born March 6, 1979 in Los Gatos, California) is a professional BMX rider who has won numerous gold medals in the X Games Dirt Jumping & Bike Park events. He currently rides for Haro Bikes, Osiris Shoes, Rockstar Energy Drink, and The Jiffy Market of Los Gatos.... (extract from the wikipedia article on Ryan Nyquist)

Dancers

There is one Dancer called Ryan.

  • Peggy Ryan

    Peggy Ryan is a Dancer... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Peggy Ryan)

Economists

There is one Economist called Ryan.

  • John A. Ryan

    Monsignor John Augustine Ryan (1865-1945) was a leading moral theologian, priest, professor, author, and social justice advocate. Ryan lived during a decisive moment in the development of Catholic social teaching within the United States.... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on John A. Ryan)

Physicians

There is one Physician called Ryan.

  • Frank Ryan (doctor)

    Dr. Francis Harry “Frank” Ryan (born May 21, 1960) is an American plastic surgeon noted for his nonprofit Foundation, The Bony Pony Ranch, and his celebrity patients.... (abstract from the wikipedia article on Frank Ryan (doctor))

Philosophers

There is one Philosopher called Ryan.

  • Alan Ryan

    Alan James Ryan, FBA (born 9 May 1940) was Warden of New College, Oxford, and Professor of Politics at the University of Oxford.... ( from the wikipedia article on Alan Ryan)

Models

There is one Model called Ryan.

  • Seana Ryan

    Seana Ryan is a Model... (excerpt from the wikipedia article on Seana Ryan)

Ryan

Gender: more often male

Meaning: Young royalty

Origin: Celtic and Gaelic

Lucky Number: Nine

Popularity: Position 11 in 1991, currently increasing

Famous people

Ninety-eight Actors

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Eight Film Directors

Eight Olympic Medalists

Eight Bishops

Eight Criminals

Six Golfers

Six Comedians

Five Conductors

Four Saints

Four Sex Workers

Four Boxers

Four Tennis Players

Three Motorbike Racers

Three Playwrights

Three Presidents

Three Racing Car Drivers

Three Swimmers

Three Ambassadors

Three Diplomats

Two Figure Skaters

Two Painters

Two Photographers

Two Trade Unionists

Two DJs

Two Skiers

One Architect

One World Record Holder

One Avaitor

One Chess Player

One Cinematographer

One Snooker Player

One Classical Composer

One Cyclist

One Dancer

One Economist

One Physician

One Philosopher

One Model