Russ may refer to:


  • Russ, an obsolete name for Russians or Muscovites


Given name or nickname

  • Russ Abbot (born 1947), British musician, comedian and actor
  • Russ Adams (born 1980), American former Major League Baseball player
  • Russ Barenberg (born 1950), American bluegrass musician
  • Russ Conway (1925-2000), stage name of Trevor Stanford, English popular music pianist
  • Russ Feingold, American politician
  • Russ Freeman (pianist) (1926-2002), American bebop jazz pianist and composer
  • Russ Freeman (guitarist) (born 1960), American jazz fusion guitarist, composer and bandleader
  • Russ Granik, longtime Deputy Commissioner of the National Basketball Association
  • Russ Grimm (born 1959), American retired National Football League player
  • Russ Hodge (born 1939), American decathlete, world record holder (1966-1967)
  • Russ Howard (born 1956), Canadian curler
  • Russ Kingston, American actor, editor and filmmaker
  • Russ Letlow (1913-1987), American National Football League player
  • Russ Malkin (born 1960), British film producer and creative director
  • Russ Method (1897-1971), American football player
  • Russ Meyer (1922-2004), American film director, producer and screenwriter
  • Russ Meyer (baseball) (1923-1998), American Major League Baseball pitcher
  • Russ Peterson (American football player) (1905-1971), American football offensive lineman
  • Russ Peterson (coach), American college basketball, football and baseball coach in the 1930s to '50s
  • W. Peterson (1916-2011), American politician
  • Russ Ptacek (born 1963), American journalist
  • Russ Roberts (born 1954), American economist
  • Eugene Russ Smith (guard) (1893-1958), American football player
  • Russ Smith (running back) (1944-2001), American football player
  • Russ Smith (basketball) (born 1991), American basketball player
  • Russ Smith (publisher) (born 1955), American newspaper publisher and columnist
  • Russ Tamblyn (born 1934), American actor
  • John Russ Thomas (1924-1991), American National Football League player
  • Russ (rapper) (born 1992), American rapper
  • Russ (UK rapper), "Gun Lean" rapper from London
  • Russ Washington (born 1946), American former National Football League player
  • Russel Russ Witherby (born 1962), American coach and former ice dancer


  • Hannah Russ, zooarchaeologist
  • Joanna Russ (1937-2011), American feminist science fiction author
  • John Russ (disambiguation), several people
  • Marco Russ (born 1985), German footballer
  • Martin Faxon Russ (1931-2010), American author and professor
  • Robert Russ (painter) (1847-1922), Austrian painter
  • Robert D.
    Russ (1933-1997), United States Air Force general
  • Robert Edwin Russ (1830-1902), planter and founder of Ruston, Louisiana
  • Semp Russ (1878-1978), American college football quarterback and tennis player in the 1904 Olympics
  • Tim Russ (born 1956), American actor
  • William Russ (born 1950), American actor

Other uses

  • Russ (Norwegian celebrant) (singular and plural), participant(s) in the traditional Norwegian high school graduation ceremony russefeiring
  • Russ, Bas-Rhin, a commune of the arrondissement of Molsheim in Alsace, France
  • Russ, Missouri, a community in the United States
  • Russ, Hungarian name for Ru┼či village, Bretea Român? Commune, Hunedoara County, Romania
  • Gotland pony or russ, a breed of Swedish pony
  • Russ Prize, awarded by the United States National Academy of Engineering from 2001 to 2011
  • Russ Owen, a fictional character on the British soap opera Hollyoaks

See also

  • Rus (disambiguation)
  • Russell (disambiguation)
  • Russell (given name)
  • Russell (surname)
Source : Wikipedia


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