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Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Brooks. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Brooks on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Brooks as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Brooks along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Brooks, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Brookss include Mel Brooks, Derrick Brooks, and Garth Brooks, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Mel Brooks is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Mel Brooks age 90 - Melvin James "Mel" Brooks is an American film director, screenwriter, comedian, actor, producer, composer, and songwriter. He is best known as a creator of broad film farces and comic ...more

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Derrick Brooks is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Derrick Brooks age 43 - Derrick Dewan Brooks is an American former college and professional football player who was a linebacker in the National Football League for fourteen seasons. He played college football for ...more

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Garth Brooks is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Garth Brooks age 55 - Troyal Garth Brooks is an American singer-songwriter. His eponymous first album was released in 1989 and peaked at number 2 in the US country album chart while climbing to number 13 on the ...more

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Albert Brooks is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Albert Brooks age 69 - Albert Lawrence Brooks is an American actor, writer, comedian, and director. He received an Academy Award nomination in 1987 for his role in Broadcast News. His voice acting credits include ...more

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Abbey Brooks is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Abbey Brooks age 34 - Abbey Brooks (born February 14, 1983 in Chicago) is an American porn actress.

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James L. Brooks is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
James L. Brooks age 76 - James Lawrence "Jim" Brooks is an American director, producer and screenwriter. Growing up in North Bergen, New Jersey, Brooks endured a fractured family life and passed the time by ...more

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Avery Brooks is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Avery Brooks age 67 - Avery Franklin Brooks is an American actor, director and occasional singer. Brooks is best known for his television roles as Benjamin Sisko on Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, as Hawk on Spenser for ...more

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Louise Brooks is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Louise Brooks Died at 79 (1906-1985) - Louise Brooks, born Mary Louise Brooks, was an American dancer and actress, noted for popularizing the bobbed haircut. Brooks is best known as the lead in three feature films made in Europe: ...more

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James Brooks is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
James Brooks age 57 - James Brooks is a retired NFL football running back.

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Aaron Brooks is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Aaron Brooks age 32 - Aaron Jamal Brooks is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Chicago Bulls of the NBA. He was selected 26th overall in the 2007 NBA Draft. He won the NBA Most ...more

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Mehcad Brooks is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Mehcad Brooks age 36 - Mehcad Jason McKinley Brooks is an American actor and former fashion model. He is known for his roles as Matthew Applewhite in the second season of ABC's hit series Desperate Housewives, Jerome ...more

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Gwendolyn Brooks is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Gwendolyn Brooks Died at 83 (1917-2000) - Gwendolyn Elizabeth Brooks was an American poet and teacher. She was the first Black person to win a Pulitzer prize when she was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 1950 for her second ...more

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Foster Brooks is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Foster Brooks Died at 89 (1912-2001) - Foster Brooks was an American actor and comedian most famous for his portrayal of a lovable drunken man in nightclub performances and television programs.

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Jamie Brooks is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Jamie Brooks age 33 - Jamie Brooks is a British pornographic actress.

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Scott Brooks is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Scott Brooks age 51 - Scott William Brooks is an American professional basketball coach and former professional basketball player. Originally from Lathrop, California, Brooks is currently serving as the head coach of ...more

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Meredith Brooks is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Meredith Brooks age 58 - Meredith Ann Brooks is an American singer/songwriter and guitarist best known for her 1997 hit song "Bitch", for which she was nominated for a Grammy Award.

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MarShon Brooks is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
MarShon Brooks age 26 - MarShon Scitif Brooks is an American professional basketball player who plays for Emporio Armani Milano of the Italian League. Standing at 6 ft 5 in, he plays at shooting guard and small forward ...more

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Traci Brooks is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Traci Brooks age 41 - Tracy Brookshaw is a retired Canadian professional wrestler, professional wrestling valet and professional wrestling referee, better known by her ring name Traci Brooks. She is best known for ...more

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Richard Brooks is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Richard Brooks Died at 80 (1912-1992) - Richard Brooks was an American screenwriter, film director, novelist and occasional film producer. His outstanding works as director are Blackboard Jungle, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Elmer Gantry – ...more

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Deanna Brooks is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Deanna Brooks age 42 - Deanna Brooks is an American glamour model and actress who was Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month in May, 1998. She was a bank teller for Key Bank before her Playboy appearance. She was ...more

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Ahmad Brooks is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Ahmad Brooks age 33 - Ahmad Kadar Brooks is an American football linebacker for the San Francisco 49ers of the National Football League. He played college football for the University of Virginia, and earned ...more

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David Brooks is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
David Brooks age 55 - David Brooks is an American conservative political and cultural commentator who writes for The New York Times. He worked as an editorial writer and film reviewer for the Washington Times; a ...more

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Robert Brooks is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Robert Brooks age 45 - Robert Darren Brooks is a former American football wide receiver who attended University of South Carolina and played for the Green Bay Packers and the Denver Broncos.

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Arthur C. Brooks is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Arthur C. Brooks age 52 - Arthur C. Brooks is an American social scientist and musician. He is the president of the American Enterprise Institute, a conservative think tank. Brooks is best known for his work on the ...more

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Herb Brooks is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Herb Brooks Died at 66 (1937-2003) - Herbert Paul "Herb" Brooks, Jr. was an American ice hockey player and coach. His most notable achievement came in 1980 as head coach of the gold medal-winning U.S. Olympic hockey team ...more

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Lonnie Brooks is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Lonnie Brooks age 82 - Lonnie Brooks is an American blues singer and guitarist. He was born in Dubuisson, Louisiana, United States. Rolling Stone stated, "His music is witty, soulful and ferociously energetic, ...more

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Randi Brooks is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Randi Brooks age 60 - Randi Brooks is an American actress. In 1982, Brooks was in the Dr. Hook music video for the song "Baby Makes Her Blue Jeans Talk". Brooks also played the role of the aspiring, ...more

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Terry Brooks is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Terry Brooks age 73 - Terence Dean "Terry" Brooks is an American writer of fantasy fiction. He writes mainly epic fantasy, and has also written two movie novelizations. He has written 23 New York Times ...more

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Larry Brooks is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Larry Brooks age 65 - Lawrence Lee Brooks, Sr., is a former American Football defensive tackle for the Los Angeles Rams eleven seasons from 1972 to 1982 in the National Football League. Brooks was drafted in the 14th ...more

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Hadda Brooks is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Hadda Brooks Died at 86 (1916-2002) - Hadda Brooks, was an American pianist, vocalist and composer. Her first single, "Swingin' the Boogie", which she composed, was issued in 1945. She was billed as "Queen of the ...more

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Aaron Brooks is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Aaron Brooks age 41 - Aaron Lafette Brooks is a retired American football quarterback who played in the NFL. He was drafted by the Green Bay Packers in the fourth round of the 1999 NFL Draft. He played college ...more

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Reggie Brooks is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Reggie Brooks age 46 - Reginald Arthur Brooks is a former American football running back in the National Football League. He attended Booker T. Washington High School in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He is the uncle to Minnesota ...more

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Rich Brooks is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Rich Brooks age 75 - Richard Llewellyn "Rich" Brooks is a retired American football player and coach. He was the head coach at the University of Oregon from 1977 to 1994, the National Football League's St. ...more

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Bill Brooks is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Bill Brooks age 51 - William T. Brooks, Jr. is a former American football wide receiver who was drafted by the Indianapolis Colts in the fourth round of the 1986 NFL Draft. A 6'1", 190 lb. wide receiver from ...more

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Garth Brooks is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks

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Danielle Brooks is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Danielle Brooks age 27 - Danielle Brooks is an actor.

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Phillips Brooks is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Phillips Brooks Died at 58 (1835-1893) - Phillips Brooks was an American Episcopal clergyman and author, long the Rector of Boston's Trinity Church and briefly Bishop of Massachusetts, and particularly remembered as lyricist of the ...more

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Cindy Brooks is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Cindy Brooks age 64 - Cindy Brooks is an actress.

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Elkie Brooks is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Elkie Brooks age 72 - Elkie Brooks is an English singer, a vocalist with the bands Dada and Vinegar Joe, and later a solo artist. She gained her biggest success in the late 1970s and 1980s and has been nominated ...more

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Cedric IM Brooks is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Cedric IM Brooks Died at 70 (1943-2013) - Cedric "Im" Brooks was a Jamaican saxophonist and flautist known for his solo recordings and as a member of The Mystic Revelation of Rastafari, The Sound Dimensions, The Light of Saba, ...more

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Geraldine Brooks is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Geraldine Brooks age 61 - Geraldine Brooks is an Australian American journalist and author whose 2005 novel, March, won the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. While retaining her Australian passport, she became an United States ...more

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Charlie Brooks is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Charlie Brooks age 35 - Charlene Emma "Charlie" Brooks is an English actress, known for playing Janine Butcher in the BBC soap opera EastEnders. Brooks portrayal of Janine has awarded Brooks with numerous ...more

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Will Brooks is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Will Brooks age 30 - Will Brooks is an American mixed martial artist. He currently fights for Bellator MMA, where he is the Bellator Lightweight Champion.

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Kelly Brooks is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Kelly Brooks age 36 - Kelly Brooks is an actress.

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Michael Brooks is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Michael Brooks age 51 - Michael Brooks is a former American football linebacker in the National Football League. He played for the Denver Broncos, the New York Giants, and the Detroit Lions. He was an All American ...more

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Melanie Brooks is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Melanie Brooks Melanie Brooks appeared in the 2011 film Prom.

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Frank Brooks is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Frank Brooks age 37 - Frank J. Brooks is a Major League Baseball player who currently plays in the Atlantic League for the Somerset Patriots. A left-handed pitcher who bats from the left side, Brooks is 6'1" ...more

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Van Wyck Brooks is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Van Wyck Brooks Died at 77 (1886-1963) - Van Wyck Brooks was an American literary critic, biographer, and historian.

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David Brooks is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks

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Kix Brooks is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brooks
Kix Brooks age 61 - Leon Eric "Kix" Brooks III is an American country music artist, actor, and film producer best known for being one half of the duo Brooks & Dunn and host of radio's American Country ...more