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Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

Updated October 28, 2020 36.2k views98 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, famous musicians named Shawn and even athletes named Sean.

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 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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  • Sean Penn is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    Sean Penn

    Age: 60

    BirthplaceCalifornia, United States of America

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

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  • Sean Connery is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    BirthplaceFountainbridge, United Kingdom

    Sir Thomas Sean Connery (born 25 August 1930) is a retired Scottish actor and producer, who... more on Wikipedia

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  • Sean Combs is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    Sean Combs

    Age: 50

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

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

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  • Shawn Mendes is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    BirthplaceToronto, Canada

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

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  • Sean Hayes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    Sean Hayes

    Age: 45

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, USA

    Sean Patrick Hayes (born June 26, 1970) is an American actor, comedian, singer and producer.... more on Wikipedia

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  • Sean Bean is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    Sean Bean

    Age: 61

    BirthplaceHandsworth, South Yorkshire, United Kingdom

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

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  • Sean Hannity is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

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

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  • Sean Astin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    Sean Astin

    Age: 49

    BirthplaceSanta Monica, California, United States of America

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

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  • Shawn Kemp is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    Shawn Kemp

    Age: 50

    BirthplaceElkhart, Indiana

    Shawn Travis Kemp (born November 26, 1969) is an American retired professional basketball... more on Wikipedia

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  • Shawn Johnson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    BirthplaceDes Moines, Iowa, USA

    Shawn Machel Johnson East (born January 19, 1992) is an American former artistic gymnast. She... more on Wikipedia

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  • Sean Young is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    Sean Young

    Age: 60

    BirthplaceLouisville, Kentucky, United States of America

    Mary Sean Young (born November 20, 1959) is an American actress. She is best known for her... more on Wikipedia

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  • Shaun White is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    BirthplaceSan Diego, California, United States of America

    Shaun Roger White (born September 3, 1986) is an American professional snowboarder,... more on Wikipedia
  • Shawn Wayans is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

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

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  • Sean Paul is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    Sean Paul

    Age: 47

    BirthplaceKingston, Jamaica

    Sean Paul Francis Henriques (born 9 January 1973) is a Jamaican rapper, singer and record... more on Wikipedia

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  • Shawn Colvin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    BirthplaceVermillion, South Dakota, United States of America

    Shawn Colvin (born January 10, 1956) is an American singer-songwriter and musician. While... more on Wikipedia
  • Shawn Marion is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    BirthplaceWaukegan, Illinois, United States of America

    Shawn Dwayne Marion (born May 7, 1978) is an American former professional basketball player... more on Wikipedia

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  • Sean Lennon is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    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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  • Sean Patrick Flanery is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    BirthplaceLake Charles, Louisiana, United States of America

    Sean Patrick Flanery (born October 11, 1965) is an American actor, author and martial artist.... more on Wikipedia
  • Sean Kingston is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida, United States of America

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

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  • Shawn Bradley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    BirthplaceLandstuhl, Germany

    Shawn Paul Bradley (born March 22, 1972) is a German-American former basketball player who... more on Wikipedia

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  • Shawn Michaels is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    BirthplaceChandler, Arizona, United States of America

    Michael Shawn Hickenbottom (born July 22, 1965), better known by his ring name Shawn Michaels,... more on Wikipedia

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  • Shaun Alexander is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    BirthplaceFlorence, Kentucky, United States of America

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

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  • Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    Sean Taylor

    Age: Died at 24 (1983-2007)

    BirthplaceMiami, Florida

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

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  • Shawn Green is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    BirthplaceUSA, Des Plaines, Illinois

    Shawn David Green (born November 10, 1972) is an American former Major League Baseball... more on Wikipedia
  • Sean Murray is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Who Is The Most Famous Sean In The World?

    BirthplaceUSA, Bethesda, Maryland

    Sean Harland Murray (born November 15, 1977) is an American actor known for his role as... more on Wikipedia

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