How many celebrities named Samuel can you think of? The famous Sams and Samuels below have many different professions, including notable actors named Samuel, singers named Sam, famous athletes named Samuel, and directors named Samuel. This list includes Sam Rockwell, Sammy Davis Jr, Sam Worthington, and many more.
Samuel L. Jackson is definitely one of the most famous Samuels on this list. One of the American actors called Sam, he has frequently collaborated with director Quentin Tarantino, such as with the movie Pulp Fiction, which earned Jackson an Academy Award nomination.
Another of the famous people with the first name Samuel is Sammy Sosa. One of the most famous athletes named Samuel, Sosa began his baseball career with the Texas Rangers and Chicago White Sox before moving over to the Chicago Cubs.
There are some famous women named Sam as well. Of course, in their cases, Sam is short for Samantha. Sam Ryan and Sam Faiers are just a few of the females you'll find on this list. Musician Sam Phillips is another female celebrity Sam.
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- 8Sam McMurray (born April 15, 1952) is an American actor and voice actor, who is best known for... more
- 12Samuel Davis Mills Jr. (June 3, 1959 – April 18, 2005) was an American football linebacker who... more
- 12Samuel Perkins (born June 14, 1961) is an American retired professional basketball player and... more
- 14Samuel Jones (born June 24, 1933) is an American retired professional basketball player at... more
- 14David Samuel Peckinpah (; February 21, 1925 – December 28, 1984) was an American film director... more
- 14Sam Phillips (born Leslie Ann Phillips, January 28, 1962) is an American singer-songwriter.... more
- 14Sam Trammell (born January 29, 1969) is an American actor, known for his role as Sam Merlotte... more
- 11Samuel Finley Breese Morse (April 27, 1791 – April 2, 1872) was an American painter and... more
- 7Samuel Earl Crawford (April 18, 1880 – June 15, 1968), nicknamed "Wahoo Sam", was an American... more
- 7Samuel Michael Simon (June 6, 1955 – March 8, 2015) was an American director, producer,... more
- 12Samuel Edgar Langford (March 4, 1883 – January 12, 1956), known as the Boston Tar Baby, Boston... more
- 8Samuel Benjamin Harris (born April 9, 1967) is an American author, public intellectual,... more
- 11Samuel Anthony Alito Jr. (; born April 1, 1950) is an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court... more
- 11Samuel Alexander Mendes (born 1 August 1965) is an English film director, film producer,... more
- 10Samuel R. Delany (; born April 1, 1942), Chip Delany to his friends, is an African-American... more
Sam Houston1793-03-02Samuel Houston (March 2, 1793 – July 26, 1863) was an American soldier and politician. An... more
- 8Samuel Davis Dalembert (born May 10, 1981) is a former Haitian-Canadian professional... more
- 8Samuel Moore Walton (March 29, 1918 – April 5, 1992) was an American businessman and... more
- 11Samuel Osmond Barber II (March 9, 1910 – January 23, 1981) was an American composer of... more
- 7Samuelle Lynne Acosta "Sam" Pinto (born December 11, 1989) is a Filipino actress.... more
- 8Samuel Dale Brownback (born September 12, 1956) is an American attorney, politician, diplomat... more
- 5Samantha Ryan is an American sportscaster who is a sports anchor for WABC-TV New York's... more
- 5Samuel Gompers (January 27, 1850 – December 13, 1924) was an English-born American labor union... more
- 5Edgar Charles "Sam" Rice (February 20, 1890 – October 13, 1974) was an American pitcher and... more
- 5Samuel Luther "Big Sam" Thompson (March 5, 1860 – November 7, 1922) was an American... more