This list of famous juniors has been loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Several famous actors, musicians, and athletes are juniors. Some of these celebrities kept the "Jr." in their names, while others dropped it. Some of these famous folks even adopted stage names. One famous junior comes from a famous family of comedians and another is from a long legacy of race car drivers.
Who is the most famous person who is a junior? Will Smith tops our list. Smith was born Willard Carroll Smith, Jr. on September 25, 1968. Robert Downey, Jr. is another famous actor who was named after his father. He was born on April 4, 1965 and has appeared in such hit films as Iron Man and Zodiac.Are you surprised that so many famous people are juniors? Share your thoughts in the comments section.
- Mickey Rourke was born Philip Andre Rourke, Jr. on September 16, 1952.
- Age: 68
- Birthplace: Schenectady, New York, United States of America
- Snoop Dogg was born Calvin Cordozar Broadus, Jr. on October 20, 1971.
- Age: 49
- Birthplace: USA, Long Beach, California
- Celebrity blogger Perez Hilton was born Mario Armando Lavandeira, Jr. on March 23, 1978.
- Age: 43
- Birthplace: Miami, Florida, USA
- Alternative Name: Mario Lavandeira
- Robert De Niro was born Robert De Niro, Jr. on August 17, 1943.
- Age: 77
- Birthplace: Greenwich Village, New York City, New York, United States of America