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

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Gladys Knight is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Gladys Knight age 72 - Gladys Maria Knight, known as the "Empress of Soul", is an American recording artist, songwriter, businesswoman, humanitarian and author. A four-time Grammy Award-winner, she is best ...more

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Suge Knight is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Suge Knight age 50 - Marion Hugh "Suge" Knight, Jr. is a former American record producer and music executive. He is the founder and CEO of Black Kapital Records and co-founder and former CEO of Death Row ...more

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Brandon Knight is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Brandon Knight age 25 - Brandon Emmanuel Knight is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Phoenix Suns of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for the ...more

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Wayne Knight is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Wayne Knight age 60 - Wayne Eliot Knight is an American actor and comedian. He is known for playing Newman in the TV sitcom Seinfeld and Officer Don Orville in 3rd Rock from the Sun. His other roles include Dennis ...more

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T. R. Knight is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
T. R. Knight age 44 - Theodore Raymond "T. R." Knight is an American actor known for his role as Dr. George O'Malley on the ABC's medical drama, Grey's Anatomy. Having acted on stage since the age of five, ...more

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Shirley Knight is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Shirley Knight age 80 - Shirley Knight Hopkins is an American stage, film, and television actress. She has been nominated twice for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, in 1960 for The Dark at the Top of the ...more

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Ted Knight is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Ted Knight Died at 63 (1923-1986) - Ted Knight was an American actor and voice artist perhaps best known for playing the comedic role of Ted Baxter in The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Henry Rush in Too Close for Comfort, and Judge Elihu ...more

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Naomi Knight is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Naomi Knight age 29 - Trinity Fatu is an American dancer, model, singer and professional wrestler who is currently signed with WWE under the ring name Naomi. In 2010, Naomi was part of the third season of NXT, where ...more

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Sterling Knight is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Sterling Knight age 28 - Sterling Sandmann Knight is an American actor. He is best known for his roles in the 2009 film 17 Again as Alex, in Sonny with a Chance and So Random! as Chad Dylan Cooper, and in the Disney ...more

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Christopher Knight is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Christopher Knight age 59 - Christopher Anton Knight is an American actor best known for playing Peter Brady on the 1970s series, The Brady Bunch. He has since gone on to become a successful businessman and enjoyed a ...more

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Beverley Knight is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Beverley Knight age 44 - Beverley Knight MBE D. Mus. is a British recording artist, radio presenter and musical theatre actress who released her debut album, The B-Funk in 1995. Heavily influenced by American soul music ...more

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Jordan Knight is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Jordan Knight age 45 - Jordan Nathaniel Marcel Knight is an American singer-songwriter best known as the lead singer in the boy band New Kids on the Block, and as an actor, who rose to fame in the 1980s and 1990s. He ...more

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Bob Knight is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Bob Knight age 75 - Robert Montgomery "Bob" Knight is a retired American basketball coach. Nicknamed "The General", Knight won 902 NCAA Division I men's college basketball games, the most ...more

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Phil Knight is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Phil Knight age 79 - Philip H. Knight was born on February 24, 1938 in Portland, Oregon. He is the co-founder and Chairman of Nike, Inc... Knight attended the University of Oregon, where he received his bachelor's ...more

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Sophia Knight is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Sophia Knight Sophia Knight is a makeup artist.

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Brevin Knight is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Brevin Knight age 41 - Brevin Adon Knight is an American retired professional basketball point guard who played with nine teams in the NBA from 1997 to 2009. Knight played college basketball at Stanford University and ...more

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Billy Knight is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Billy Knight age 63 - William R. "Billy" Knight is an American former professional basketball player who most recently served as the Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Basketball ...more

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Jonathan Knight is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Jonathan Knight age 48 - Jonathan Rashleigh Knight is an American singer. Knight is part of the boy band New Kids on the Block. The band also includes Donnie Wahlberg, Joey McIntyre, Danny Wood and Jonathan's younger ...more

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Trevor Knight is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Trevor Knight Trevor Knight is a pornographic actor.

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Mark 'TDK' Knight is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight

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Ray Knight is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Ray Knight age 63 - Charles Ray Knight is an American former right-handed Major League Baseball corner infielder best remembered for his time with the Cincinnati Reds and New York Mets. Originally drafted by the ...more

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Matthew Knight is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Matthew Knight age 23 - Matthew Knight is a Canadian actor who made his debut in 2002 when he played Peter in a television episode of Queer as Folk. He is best known for his role as Jake Kimble in The Grudge film ...more

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Tonya Knight is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Tonya Knight age 49 - Tonya Knight is an American professional female bodybuilder.

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Damon Knight is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Damon Knight Died at 80 (1922-2002) - Damon Francis Knight was an American science fiction author, editor, critic and fan. His forte was short stories and he is widely acknowledged as having been a master of the genre. He was ...more

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Gareth Knight is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Gareth Knight age 85 - Dr. Basil Wilby, aka Gareth Knight is a British esotericist and occult author.

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Terry Knight is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Terry Knight Died at 61 (1943-2004) - Terry Knight, born Richard Terrance Knapp, was an American rock and roll music producer, promoter, singer, songwriter and radio personality, who enjoyed some success in radio, modest success as ...more

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Hilary Knight is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Hilary Knight age 27 - Hilary Knight is an ice hockey player.

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Etheridge Knight is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Etheridge Knight Died at 60 (1931-1991) - Etheridge Knight was an African-American poet who made his name in 1968 with his debut volume, Poems from Prison. The book recalls in verse his eight-year-long sentence after his arrest for ...more

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Crystal Knight is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Crystal Knight age 42 - Crystal Knight is an American erotic actress and exotic dancer of Cuban and Dominican heritage. She self-identifies as bisexual.

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Mychael Knight is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Mychael Knight age 38 - Mychael Knight is a fashion designer.

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Chris Knight is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Chris Knight age 56 - Chris Knight is an American singer-songwriter from Slaughters, Kentucky. In addition to releasing solo records of his own material, Knight has had a successful career writing songs that have ...more

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Shawn Knight is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Shawn Knight age 52 - Shawn Matt Knight is a former American football defensive tackle. He was drafted in the first round by the New Orleans Saints, 11th overall in the 1987 NFL Draft. He played just three seasons in ...more

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Michael E. Knight is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Michael E. Knight age 57 - Michael Edward Knight is an American actor.

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Katherine Knight is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Katherine Knight age 61 - Katherine Mary Knight is the first Australian woman to be sentenced to life imprisonment without parole. She was convicted of the murder of her partner, John Charles Thomas Price, in October ...more

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Margaret E. Knight is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Margaret E. Knight Died at 76 (1838-1914) - Margaret E. Knight was an American inventor. She has been called "the most famous 19th-century woman inventor". She was born in York, Maine to James Knight and Hannah Teal. James ...more

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Gwendolyn Knight is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Gwendolyn Knight Died at 92 (1913-2005) - Gwendolyn Clarine Knight was an American artist who was born in Bridgetown, Barbados in the West Indies. Knight painted throughout her life, but did not start seriously exhibiting her work until ...more

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William Knight is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
William Knight Died at 72 (1475-1547) - William Knight was the Secretary of State to Henry VIII of England, and Bishop of Bath and Wells. Knight was sent to Rome in 1527 to try to get Henry's marriage to Catherine of Aragon annulled. ...more

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Erika Knight is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight

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Aramis Knight is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Aramis Knight age 17 - Aramis Knight is an actor.

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Rosalind Knight is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Rosalind Knight age 82 - Rosalind Knight is an English actress. She is the daughter of actor Esmond Knight and his first wife, Frances Clare, and the stepdaughter of actress Nora Swinburne. Her career has spanned fifty ...more

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DJ John 'Julius' Knight is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
DJ John 'Julius' Knight John "Julius" Knight, sometimes known as JJK, is an American house music producer, remixer and DJ. Born in New York City, Knight started DJing in clubs in NY and Boston, before ...more

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David James Knight is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight

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Dennis Knight is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Dennis Knight age 48 - Dennis Knight is a retired American professional wrestler best known for his appearances with World Wrestling Entertainment as Phineas I. Godwinn and Mideon.

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Esmond Knight is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Esmond Knight Died at 81 (1906-1987) - Esmond Penington Knight was an English actor. He had a successful stage and film career before World War II. For much of his later career Knight was half blind. He had been badly injured in 1941 ...more

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Mason Knight is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Mason Knight age 21 - Mason Knight is a child actor.

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Goodwin Knight is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Goodwin Knight Died at 74 (1896-1970) - Goodwin Jess “Goodie” Knight was a U.S. politician who was the 31st governor of California from 1953 until 1959.

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June Knight is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
June Knight Died at 74 (1913-1987) - June Knight was an American Broadway and film actress. June Knight was born in Los Angeles in 1913. During the first years of her life, she was in very poor health. She suffered from ...more

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Fuzzy Knight is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Fuzzy Knight Died at 75 (1901-1976) - John Forrest "Fuzzy" Knight was an American film and television actor. He was also a singer, especially in his early career. He appeared in more than 180 films between 1929 and 1967, ...more

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Lily Knight is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Lily Knight age 59 - Lily Knight is an actress.

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Nick Knight is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Knight
Nick Knight age 57 - Nick Knight OBE is a British fashion photographer, documentary photographer, and web publisher—as director of SHOWstudio.com.