Famous Vegetarians

There's quite an exhaustive list of people who have followed a mostly vegetarian diet at some point in their lives. A few notable names include:
  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Albert Einstein
  • Albert Schweizer
  • Alec Baldwin
  • Alice Walker
  • Allen Ginsberg
  • Angela Davis
  • Anna Nicole Smith
  • Aristotle
  • Ashley Judd
  • B.B. King
  • Benjamin Spock, MD
  • Betty White
  • Bill Clinton
  • Billy Jean King
  • Bob Dillon
  • Brad Pitt
  • Brooke Shields
  • Bruce Springstein
  • Candice Bergen
  • Charles Darwin
  • Cesar Chavez
  • Chelsea Clinton
  • Chris Everett
  • Christie Brinkley
  • Clint Eastwood
  • Coretta Scott King
  • Cyndi Lauper
  • Dalai Lama
  • Dean Ornish, MD
  • Deepak Chopra
  • Dennis Kucinich
  • Dennis Weaver
  • Dick Gregory
  • Dizzie Gillespie
  • Doris Day
  • Drew Barrymore
  • Dustin Hoffman
  • Ellen DeGeneres
  • Emily Dickinson
  • Gandhi
  • George Harrison
  • George Bernard Shaw
  • Grace Slick
  • Gwyneth Paltrow
  • Leo Tolstoy
  • Leonardo DaVinci
  • Mike Tyson
  • Oleg Cassini
  • Oliver Stone
  • Olivia Newton John
  • Ozzy Osbourne
  • Pamela Anderson
  • Paul McCartney
  • Paul Newman
  • Peter Sellers
  • Plato
  • Prince
  • Queen Sofia
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Reese Witherspoon
  • Richard Gere
  • Robert Redford
  • Rosa Parks
  • St. Francis of Assisi
  • Scott Adams
  • Sir Isaac Newton
  • Socrates
  • Steve Jobs
  • Tommy Lee
  • UltraMantis Black
  • Vanessa Williams
  • Vanna White
  • Voltaire
  • Woody Harrelson
  • Yoko Ono
Source: Happy Cow which provides a more complete list of famous vegetarians and vegans for those interested.