There are
Rads in the USA
Rad is the
most common last name in the USA

Historical figures and celebrities called Rad


Rade Serbedzija is a Croatian actor, director, and musician known for his roles in films like 'Before the Rain' and 'Mission: Impossible II.'


Radamel Falcao is a Colombian professional soccer player known for his stints at clubs like Atletico Madrid and AS Monaco.


Radim Vrbata is a Czech former professional ice hockey player who played in the NHL for teams like the Arizona Coyotes and Vancouver Canucks.


Radoslav Brzobohatý was a Czech actor known for his roles in films like 'Tři oříšky pro Popelku' and 'Adéla ještě nevečeřela.'


Radhika Apte is an Indian actress known for her performances in films like 'Parched' and 'Andhadhun.'


Radu Jude is a Romanian film director and screenwriter known for his films like 'Aferim!' and 'Scarred Hearts.'


Radu Albot is a Moldovan professional tennis player who has achieved success in both singles and doubles competitions.


Rade Krunić is a Bosnian professional soccer player who currently plays as a midfielder for Serie A club AC Milan.


Radha Mitchell is an Australian actress known for her roles in films like 'Pitch Black' and 'Silent Hill.'


Radim Hájek is a Czech professional ice hockey player who currently plays as a defenseman for the Dallas Stars in the NHL.

Rad Genealogy

OriginsThe surname 'Rad' is of Slavic origin and is derived from the given name 'Radomir,' which means 'joyful peace' or 'happy peace' in Slavic languages.
Geographic DistributionThe surname 'Rad' is most commonly found in Slavic countries such as Serbia, Croatia, and Bosnia and Herzegovina.
VariationsVariations of the surname 'Rad' include 'Radović' in Serbian and 'Radev' in Bulgarian.
Migration and ImmigrationPeople with the surname 'Rad' have migrated and immigrated to various countries, especially during political and economic changes in the Balkan region.