While many people around the world are religious and believe that gods are responsible for happiness and prosperity, some are of the opinion that a man writes his own destiny. You will be surprised to know that many great achievers of today are agnostic. Academy Award winner Jack Nicholson, known for his iconic ‘One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest’, ‘The Shining’ and ‘The Departed’ once said ‘I don’t believe in god now but can still work up an envy for someone who has a faith. I can see how that could be a deeply soothing experience.’ Interviews with ‘Apple’ co-founder Steve Wozniak have revealed that the famous entrepreneur is neither an atheist nor agnostic. Legendary musician and ‘Beatles’ member John Lennon was agnostic too. The lyrics of the hit single ‘Imagine’ spoke volumes about his agnostic side. Actor Bruce Lee, known for his films like ‘Enter The Dragon’ and acclaimed stand-up comedian George Carlin are two other famous celebrities who question the existence of god. The quotes of these famous people prove that not everybody believes that god is a supreme power who drives this world. We have compiled a list of famous personalities who are agnostic. This list also includes some of your favorite celebrities. While some ardent believers may criticize these celebrities for not being thankful to almighty, these individuals have their own reasons for being atheist/agnostic.
Keanu ReevesKeanu Reeves
(Actor)

02 September 1964

Canadian,Lebanese

Angelina JolieAngelina Jolie
(Actress, Filmmaker, Activist)

04 June 1975

American

Brad PittBrad Pitt
(Actor)

18 December 1963

American

Bruce LeeBruce Lee
(Actor, Martial Artist)

27 November 1940

Chinese,American

Daniel RadcliffeDaniel Radcliffe

23 July 1989

British

Keira KnightleyKeira Knightley
(Actress)

26 March 1985

British

John MalkovichJohn Malkovich
(Actor)

09 December 1953

American

Joaquin PhoenixJoaquin Phoenix

28 October 1974

Puerto Rican,American

Seth MacFarlaneSeth MacFarlane
(Television Producer & Film-maker)

26 October 1973

American

Morgan FreemanMorgan Freeman

01 June 1937

American

Charlie ChaplinCharlie Chaplin

16 April 1889

British

Carrie FisherCarrie Fisher

21 October 1956

American

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Billy ConnollyBilly Connolly
(Stand-up Comedian)

24 November 1942

Scottish

Emma ThompsonEmma Thompson

15 April 1959

British

Woody AllenWoody Allen
(American bass guitarist)

01 December 1935

American

James CameronJames Cameron
(Filmmaker)

16 August 1954

Canadian

Jodie FosterJodie Foster
(Actress & Director)

19 November 1962

American

Gene WilderGene Wilder

11 June 1933

American

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Marie CurieMarie Curie
(First woman to win a Nobel Prize)

07 November 1867

Polish

Roman PolanskiRoman Polanski
(French-Polish film director)

18 August 1933

French

Paul BettanyPaul Bettany
(Actor)

27 May 1971

British

Sarah SilvermanSarah Silverman
(Stand-up Comedian)

01 December 1970

American

Javier BardemJavier Bardem
(Actor)

01 March 1969

Spanish

Katharine HepburnKatharine Hepburn

12 May 1907

American

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Stanley KubrickStanley Kubrick
(Film Director)

26 July 1928

American

Julianne MooreJulianne Moore
(Actress)

03 December 1960

American

Antonio BanderasAntonio Banderas
(Actor, Director)

10 August 1960

Spanish

Stephen FryStephen Fry
(Comedian, Actor)

24 August 1957

British

Nigella LawsonNigella Lawson
(Television Personality, Gourmet, Food Writer)

06 January 1960

British

George CarlinGeorge Carlin

12 May 1937

American

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Patton OswaltPatton Oswalt

27 January 1969

American

Hugh HefnerHugh Hefner
(Founder of Playboy Magazine)

09 April 1926

American

John SteinbeckJohn Steinbeck
(Author)

27 February 1902

American

Burt LancasterBurt Lancaster
(Actor)

02 November 1913

American

Larry KingLarry King
(American Television and Radio Host)

19 November 1933

American

Roger EbertRoger Ebert

18 June 1942

American

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Charlie BrookerCharlie Brooker
(Critic, Humourist, Screenwriter)

03 March 1971

British

Kathy GriffinKathy Griffin
(American comedian)

04 November 1960

American

Cloris LeachmanCloris Leachman
(Comedian, Actress)

30 April 1926

American

Rosalind FranklinRosalind Franklin
(Chemist)

25 July 1920

British

Marlene DietrichMarlene Dietrich
(Actress & Singer)

27 December 1901

German,French

David CrossDavid Cross

04 April 1964

American

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Joss WhedonJoss Whedon
(Screenwriter, Director & Producer)

23 June 1964

American

John HustonJohn Huston
(Film Director)

05 August 1906

American

Adam SavageAdam Savage
(Industrial designer)

15 July 1967

American

Gene RoddenberryGene Roddenberry

19 August 1921

American

Douglas AdamsDouglas Adams
(Writer)

11 March 1952

British,American

Francis CrickFrancis Crick
(Co-discoverer of the Structure of the DNA Molecule, Nobel Prize Winner)

08 June 1916

British

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Harvey FiersteinHarvey Fierstein
(Actor)

06 June 1952

American

Paul DiracPaul Dirac
(Physicist)

08 August 1902

British

Robert AltmanRobert Altman
(Film Director)

20 February 1925

American

Sarah BernhardtSarah Bernhardt
(Actress)

22 October 1844

French

Richard RodgersRichard Rodgers
(Composer, songwriter, playwright)

28 June 1902

American

Edward SaidEdward Said
(Professor)

01 November 1935

American

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Edward TellerEdward Teller

15 January 1908

American

Andy RooneyAndy Rooney

14 January 1919

American

Robert NoyceRobert Noyce
(Co-inventor of the integrated circuit)

12 December 1927

American

A. Bartlett GiamattiA. Bartlett Giamatti
(Academician, Scholar, Commissioner of Major League Baseball)

04 April 1938

American

Bernard MalamudBernard Malamud
(American novelist)

26 April 1914

American

Barbara Grizzuti HarrisonBarbara Grizzuti Harrison
(Author, Journalist)

14 September 1934

American

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Paul TaylorPaul Taylor
(One of the foremost American choreographers of the 20th century)

29 July 1930

American

Natalie DormerNatalie Dormer
(Actor, Model)

11 February 1982

British

Stephen MerchantStephen Merchant
(Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter, Radio personality, Film actor)

24 November 1974

British

Kamal HaasanKamal Haasan
(Actor, Film producer, Screenwriter, Film director, Choreographer, Singer, Lyricist, Philanthropist, Composer)

07 November 1954

Indian

Jimmy CarrJimmy Carr
(Actor, Comedian, Television presenter)

15 September 1972

Irish,British

Eddie IzzardEddie Izzard
(Comedian, Voice actor, Stage actor, Film actor)

07 February 1962

British

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Ram Gopal VarmaRam Gopal Varma
(Film director, Film producer, Screenwriter)

07 April 1962

Indian

Jamie HynemanJamie Hyneman
(Television presenter, Journalist, Linguist, Wrangler, Machinist)

25 September 1956

American

Penn JillettePenn Jillette
(Radio personality, Actor, Novelist, Circus performer, Juggler, Television actor, Podcaster, Comedian, Musician, Stage magician)

05 March 1955

American

David CronenbergDavid Cronenberg
(Film director, Screenwriter, Actor, Film producer, Film editor)

15 March 1943

Canadian

Ron ReaganRon Reagan
(Radio personality, Journalist)

20 May 1958

American

Anna RichardsonAnna Richardson
(Journalist)

27 September 1970

British

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Dave FoleyDave Foley
(Actor)

04 January 1963

Canadian

Rachel GriffithsRachel Griffiths
(Actor)

18 December 1968

Australian

Ian McDiarmidIan McDiarmid
(Stage actor, Film actor)

11 August 1944

British

Paul VerhoevenPaul Verhoeven
(Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer)

18 July 1938

Dutch

Clive JamesClive James
(Writer, Broadcaster, Literary critic)

07 October 1939

Australian

Sarah PolleySarah Polley
(Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Singer, Autobiographer)

08 January 1979

Canadian

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Pier Paolo PasoliniPier Paolo Pasolini
(Film director, Writer, Actor, Poet, Screenwriter, Journalist, Philosopher, Novelist, Linguist, Playwright, Film actor)

05 March 1922

Italian

David BaddielDavid Baddiel
(Comedian, Novelist, Screenwriter, Writer, Actor)

28 May 1964

American

Luis BuñuelLuis Buñuel
(Film director, Screenwriter, Actor, Film editor, Writer)

22 February 1900

Spanish,Mexican