Namesakes

Nobel Prize Winners: 1 peace, 1 physics
(peace) Nicholas Murray Butler   1931  
(physics) Murray Gell-Mann   1969  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 2 actors
F. Murray Abraham   1939-  
Murray Head   1946-  
Notable Businesspeople: 1 businessperson
Sumner Redstone (a.k.a. Murray)   1923-2020  
Notable Musicians: 1 singer
Murray Head   1946-   rock  
Notable Writers: 1 author
Alex Haley (a.k.a. Murray)   1921-1992  
Olympic Medalists: 2 gold, 1 gold/silver/bronze
(gold) Murray Halberg   1960   5000 m  
(gold/silver/bronze) Murray Rose   1956; 1960   swimming - 400 m freestyle; swimming - 1500 m freestyle; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay  
(gold) Murray Stewart   2012   canoe sprint  
Oscar Award Winners: 1 actor
(actor) F. Murray Abraham   1984   Amadeus