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Who Is The Most Famous Jackson In The World?

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List RulesVote up all of the Jacksons you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Jackson can you think of? The famous Jacksons below have many different professions, including notable actors named Jackson, famous athletes named Jackson, and even musicians named Jackson.

Jackson Browne is certainly one of the most famous Jacksons on this list. One of the famous singer-songwriters named Jackson, he is famous for such songs as “The Pretender,” “Somebody's Baby,” and “These Days.” His music has been recorded by the Eagles, Nico, Gregg Allman, and more.

Another of the famous people with the first name Jackson is Jackson Pollock. He was one of the most famous abstract expressionists. His works are on display at The Art Institute of Chicago, The Museum of Modern Art in New York, and Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna in Rome.

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  • Jackson Browne

    BirthplaceHeidelberg, Germany

    Clyde Jackson Browne (born October 9, 1948) is an American singer-songwriter and musician who... more on Wikipedia

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  • Jackson Pollock

    Jackson Pollock

    Dec. at 44 (1912-1956)

    BirthplaceCody, Grant Village, Wyoming, United States of America

    Paul Jackson Pollock (; January 28, 1912 – August 11, 1956) was an American painter and a... more on Wikipedia

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  • Jackson Rathbone


    Monroe Jackson Rathbone V (born December 14, 1984) is an American actor and musician known for... more on Wikipedia

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  • Jackson Martínez

    BirthplaceQuibdó, Colombia

    Jackson Arley Martínez Valencia (locally [ˈʒaksom maɾˈtines]; born 3 October 1986) is a... more on Wikipedia

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  • Jackson Anthony

    BirthplaceMatara, Sri Lanka

    Konganige Joseph Malsi Jackson Anthony, commonly known as Jackson Anthony (born July 8, 1958... more on Wikipedia
  • Jackson Brundage

    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, United States of America

    Jackson Timothy Brundage (born January 21, 2001) is an American actor. He is best known for... more on Wikipedia
  • Jackson Bond

    BirthplaceWhite Bear Lake, Minnesota, United States of America

    The Invasion is a 2007 American science fiction horror film directed by Oliver Hirschbiegel,... more on Wikipedia
  • Jackson Hurst

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, United States of America

    Jackson Ryan Hurst (born February 17, 1979) is an American actor. He is best known for... more on Wikipedia
  • Jackson Mac Low

    Jackson Mac Low

    Dec. at 82 (1922-2004)

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, United States of America

    Jackson Mac Low (September 12, 1922 – December 8, 2004) was an American poet, performance... more on Wikipedia
  • Jackson Morton

    Jackson Morton

    Dec. at 80 (1794-1874)

    BirthplaceVirginia, United States of America

    Jackson Morton (August 10, 1794 – November 20, 1874) was an American politician. A member of... more on Wikipedia
  • Jackson Douglas

    BirthplaceKent, Washington, United States of America

    Alexandrea Borstein (born February 15, 1971) is an American actress, writer, producer, and... more on Wikipedia
  • Jackson Vroman

    BirthplaceLaguna, California

    Jackson Brett Vroman (June 6, 1981 – June 29, 2015) was an American-born Lebanese professional... more on Wikipedia
  • Jackson Pace

    BirthplaceBoca Raton, Florida, United States of America

    Jackson Pace is an American actor. He was a series regular in the Showtime television series... more on Wikipedia
  • Jackson Quiñónez

    BirthplaceEsmeraldas, Ecuador

    Jackson Quiñónez Vernaza (born 12 June 1980 in Esmeraldas, Ecuador) is a Spanish hurdler of... more on Wikipedia
  • Jackson Armstrong

    BirthplaceToronto, Canada

  • Jackson Rodríguez

    Jackson Rodríguez

    Age: 35

    BirthplaceRubio, Venezuela

    Jackson Jesús Rodríguez Ortíz (born February 25, 1985 in Rubio) is a Venezuelan professional... more on Wikipedia
  • Jackson Katz

    Jackson Katz

    Age: 60

    BirthplaceSwampscott, Massachusetts

    Jackson T. Katz (born May 7, 1960) is an American educator, filmmaker, and author. He has... more on Wikipedia
  • Jackson Beals

    Jackson Beals

    Jackson Beals is an actor.
  • Jackson Keefer

    Jackson Keefer

    Dec. at 66 (1900-1966)

    BirthplaceOlney, Illinois

    Jackson Milliman Keefer (May 1, 1900 – August 3, 1966) was American professional athlete in... more on Wikipedia
  • Jackson Walker
    Jackson Walker is an actor.
  • Jackson Odell

    BirthplaceColorado, United States of America

    Jackson Odell is an actor.
  • Jackson Beck

    Jackson Beck

    Dec. at 92 (1912-2004)

    BirthplaceManhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America

    Jackson Beck (July 23, 1912 – July 28, 2004) was an American actor best known as the announcer... more on Wikipedia
  • Jackson Cole

    Jackson Cole

  • Jackson Stitt Wilson

    Jackson Stitt Wilson

    Dec. at 74 (1868-1942)


    Jackson Stitt Wilson (March 19, 1868 – August 28, 1942), commonly known as J. Stitt Wilson,... more on Wikipedia
  • Jackson


    Age: 32

    BirthplaceFranca, Brazil

    Jackson Henrique Gonçalves Pereira (born June 3, 1988), commonly known as Jackson, is a... more on Wikipedia