Irwin (given name)

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Irwin is a given name, and may refer to:

  • Irwin Allen (1916–1991), television and film producer
  • Irwin Barker, Canadian comedian and writer
  • Irwin Caplan, cartoonist
  • Irwin Chusid, record producer, journalist, self-described landmark preservationist, and radio personality
  • Irwin Corey (born 1914), American comic and film actor
  • Irwin Cotler (born 1940), former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada
  • Irwin Donenfeld, former Executive Vice President and Editorial Director of DC Comics
  • Irwin Edman (1896–1954), American philosopher and professor of philosophy
  • Irwin Freedberg, American professor of dermatology at New York University
  • Irwin Goodman (1943–1991), Finnish singer
  • Irwin Hasen (born 1918), cartoonist best known for Wildcat and Dondi
  • Irwin Hoffman (born 1924), American conductor
  • Irwin M. Jacobs (born 1933), electrical engineer and chairman of Qualcomm
  • Irwin Kra (born 1937), American mathematician
  • Irwin McIntosh (1926–1988), former Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan
  • Irwin Molasky
  • Irwin Rose (born 1926), American biologist, co-recipient of the 2004 Nobel Prize in Chemistry
  • Irwin Schiff (born 1928), tax protester
  • Irwin Shaw (1913–1984), American playwright, screenwriter and author
  • Irwin Silber (born 1925), American writer
  • Irwin Stelzer (born 1932), American economist and business columnist for The Sunday Times (UK) and The Courier-Mail
  • Irwin Stone (1907–1984), biochemist, chemical engineer, and author
  • Irwin Thomas (born 1971), lead singer in the Australian band Southern Sons
  • Irwin Winkler, American film producer and director
  • Irwin Yablans (born 1934), independent film producer and distributor
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