Good company

Good company

If you’re among the growing number of people who choose to live a vegetarian lifestyle, you’re in good company. There is interest across all demographic groups in the United States in decreasing or ceasing the consumption of animal products.

Here are a few of the more well known folks who identify as vegetarian or vegan:

Athletes

  • Mike Tyson
  • Ricky Williams
  • Mac Danzig
  • Carl Lewis
  • Martina Navratilova
  • Bill Pearl
  • Rich Roll
  • Walter Kowalski
  • Andy Lally

Academics:

  • Albert Einstein
  • Jane Goodall, PhD
  • Steve Jobs
  • Thomas Alva Edison
  • Henry J. Heimlich

Writers and Artists

  • Richard Linklater
  • Upton Sinclair
  • George Bernard Shaw
  • Leo Tolstoy
  • Leonardo da Vinci

Entertainers

  • Alicia Silverstone
  • Ariana Grande
  • Ellen DeGeneres
  • Paul McCartney
  • Pamela Anderson
  • Natalie Portman
  • Prince
  • Fred Rogers (“Mister Rogers”)

Leaders

  • Cesar Chavez
  • Bill Clinton
  • Benjamin Franklin
  • Rosa Parks
  • Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
  • Coretta Scott King