Namesakes

Fictional Characters from Television: 1 character
Ben Murphy   2016   The Family  
Hall-of-Famers: 2 basketball, 1 ice hockey
(basketball) Charles "Stretch" Murphy   1960  
(basketball) Calvin Murphy   1993  
(ice hockey) Larry Murphy   2004  
Nobel Prize Winners: 1 medicine
(medicine) William P. Murphy   1934  
Notable Actors and Actresses: 2 actors, 2 actresses, 1 actor/comedian
Charlie Murphy   1959-2017  
Eddie Murphy   1961-  
Sheree Murphy   1975-  
Cillian Murphy   1976-  
Brittany Murphy   1977-2009  
Notable Athletes: 2 basketball, 1 football, 1 ice hockey, 1 rugby, 1 soccer
(basketball) Charles "Stretch" Murphy   1907-1992  
(basketball) Calvin Murphy   1948-  
(ice hockey) Larry Murphy   1961-  
(soccer) Daryl Murphy   1983-  
(football) Trent Murphy   1990-  
(rugby) Jordi Murphy   1991-  
Notable Filmmakers: 1 screenwriter/producer/director
Campion Murphy   1962-  
Notable Musicians: 1 composer
John Murphy   1965-     
Olympic Medalists: 2 bronze, 1 bronze/gold, 1 silver
(bronze) Frank Murphy   1912   pole vault  
(silver) Janice Murphy   1964   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
(bronze/gold) John Murphy   1972   swimming - 100 m backstroke; swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay  
(bronze) Patrick Murphy   2008   swimming - 4x100 m freestyle relay; swimming - 4x200 m freestyle relay