Troy shot to popularity as a first name in tandem with that of 1960s heartthrob Troy (born Merle) Donahue; its image has now, thanks in part to the BradPitt-starring epic, Troy, receded back to conjuring up the ancient site of the Trojan wars.
Troy Aumua Polamalu, American football player
Troy Kenneth Aikman, American football player
Troy Nolan, American football player
Troy Garity, American actor
Troy LeeColeman III, better known by his stage name Cowboy Troy, American musician
Troy Brouwer, Canadian hockey player
Troy Bolton from the "High School Musical" films, played by ZacEfron Christian Troy, main character from TV show "Nip/Tuck"
Troy Barnes, character from NBC's Community
Troy Barlow, from the movie "Three Kings"
Troy McClure, recurring character on The Simpsons