Bud Abbott, American actor/comedian of duo Abbot & Costello
Bud Selig, Commissioner of Major League Baseball
Bud Grant, American football player and coach
Bud Cort, American actor
Bud Poile, Canadian ice hockey player
Bud Osborne, American actor
Bud Ogden, American basketball player
Bud Westmore, American makeup artist
Bud Cook, Canadian ice hockey player
Kenny "Bud," character on "The Cosby Show"
Bud, a character in the anime series "Saint Seiya"
Bud Bundy, character on the TV series "Married with Children"
Bud Roberts, character on the TV series "JAG"
Bud Ricks, character on TV series "Flipper" James "Bud" Anderson, Jr., character on TV series "Father Knows Best" Larry "Bud" Melman, character on "The Late Show with David Letterman"