Riggs may refer to:


* Adrian Riggs, American boxer
* Bobby Riggs (1918 – 1995), American tennis player
* Derek Riggs, British artist
* Dudley Riggs (1932 – ), American comedian
* Frank Riggs (1950 – ), Californian politician
* George Washington Riggs, American banker
* Gerald Riggs former NFL running back
* Jerry Riggs, American rock musician (also founder of the band Riggs)
* Jim Riggs (1941 – ), American saxophonist
* Joe Riggs (1982 – ), American mixed martial arts fighter
* John Riggs, Retired US Army Major General
* L. A. "Speed" Riggs, tobacco auctioneer and advertising spokesman for American Tobacco Company
* Marlon Riggs (1957 – 1994), American poet, educator, filmmaker, and activist
* Mike Riggs, American guitarist for Scum of the Earth and Rob Zombie
* R. William Riggs, former Oregon Supreme Court judge
* Scott Riggs (1971 – ), American race car driver
* Scotty Riggs, professional name of Scott Antol, an American professional wrestler
* Thomas Christmas Riggs, Jr. (1873 – 1945), American politician and governor of Alaska


* Riggs' disease
* Martin Riggs, fictional police officer
* Riggs Glacier
* Riggs Bank, former bank in the Washington DC area

ee also

* Rig
* Rigg
* Rigging

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