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Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

Updated October 30, 2020 815 votes 27 voters 37.1k views97 items

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

How many celebrities named Sean can you think of? The famous Seans and Shawns below have many different professions, including notable actors named Sean, comedians named Sean, famous musicians named Shawn, and even athletes named Sean. Now there are different ways to spell Sean, so famous Shawns will also be on this list. 

Sean Penn is certainly one of the most famous Seans on this list. One of the famous actors named Sean, he won Academy Awards for his roles in Milk and Mystic River. He also starred in Fast Times At Ridgemont High, I Am Sam, and Dead Man Walking. Another of the famous actors named Sean is Sean Bean, of Game of Thrones and Sean Patrick Thomas of Save the Last Dance.

Another of the famous people with the first name Sean is Sean Combs. Whether you call him Puffy, Diddy, or Puff Daddy, Sean Combs is one of the most successful record producers in the world. Along with his own successful solo career, Combs also worked with Mary J. Blige, The Notorious B.I.G., and more artists.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people named Sean or Shawn? Just add them to the list!

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  • 1
    Sean Connery
    22

    Sean Connery

    1930-08-25
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  • 2
    Sean Penn
    21

    Sean Penn

    1960-08-17
    Sean Justin Penn (born August 17, 1960) is an American actor, director and filmmaker. He has... more on Wikipedia

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  • 3
    Sean Combs
    18

    Sean Combs

    1969-11-04
    Sean John Combs (born November 4, 1969), also known by the stage names Puff Daddy, P. Diddy,... more on Wikipedia

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  • 4
    Shawn Mendes
    18

    Shawn Mendes

    1998-08-08
    Shawn Peter Raul Mendes (born August 8, 1998) is a Canadian singer and songwriter. He gained a... more on Wikipedia

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  • 5
    Sean Astin
    17

    Sean Astin

    1971-02-25
    Sean Patrick Astin (born February 25, 1971) is an American actor, voice actor, director, and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 6
    Sean Bean
    18

    Sean Bean

    1959-04-17
    Shaun Mark Bean (born 17 April 1959), credited professionally as Sean Bean (), is an English... more on Wikipedia

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  • 7
    Sean Hannity
    18

    Sean Hannity

    1961-12-30
    Sean Patrick Hannity (born December 30, 1961) is an American talk show host and conservative... more on Wikipedia

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  • 8
    Shaun White
    12

    Shaun White

    1986-09-03
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  • 9
    Shawn Johnson
    12

    Shawn Johnson

    1992-01-19
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  • 10
    Sean Hayes
    17

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    1970-06-26
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  • 11
    Sean Young
    11

    Sean Young

    1959-11-20
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  • 12
    Sean Lennon
    12

    Sean Lennon

    1975-10-09
    Sean Taro Ono Lennon (Japanese: 小野 太郎, Hepburn: Ono Tarō, born October 9, 1975) is a British... more on Wikipedia

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  • 13
    Shawn Marion
    12

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    1978-05-07
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  • 14
    Sean Patrick Flanery
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  • 15
    Sean Paul
    14

    Sean Paul

    1973-01-09
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  • 16
    Shawn Kemp
    14

    Shawn Kemp

    1969-11-26
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  • 17
    Shawn Wayans
    14

    Shawn Wayans

    1971-01-19
    Shawn Mathis Wayans (born January 19, 1971) is an American actor, DJ, producer, writer and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 18
    Shawn Colvin
    11

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    1956-01-10
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  • 19
    Shawn Michaels
    15

    Shawn Michaels

    1965-07-22
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  • 20
    Sean Kingston
    8

    Sean Kingston

    1990-02-03
    KiSean Paul Anderson (born February 3, 1990), known professionally as Sean Kingston, is a... more on Wikipedia

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  • 21
    Shawn Green
    12

    Shawn Green

    1972-11-10
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  • 22
    Sean Waltman
    10

    Sean Waltman

    1972-07-13
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  • 23
    Sean Taylor
    14

    Sean Taylor

    1983-04-01
    Sean Michael Maurice Taylor (April 1, 1983 – November 27, 2007) was an American football free... more on Wikipedia

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  • 24
    Shaun Alexander
    14

    Shaun Alexander

    1977-08-30
    Shaun Edward Alexander (born August 30, 1977) is a former American football running back who... more on Wikipedia

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  • 25
    Shawn Bradley
    8

    Shawn Bradley

    1972-03-22
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