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Who Is The Most Famous Shannon In The World?

Updated January 13, 2021 572 votes 31 voters 14.7k views57 items

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

Shannon Elizabeth is certainly one of the most famous Shannons on this list. One of the famous actresses named Shannon, she rose to fame playing Nadia in 1999's American Pie. She went on to appear in such films as Scary Movie, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back, and Tomcats.

Another of the famous people with the first name Shannon is Shannon Hoon. He was the lead singer of the band Blind Melon. “No Rain,” “Change,” and “Tones of Home” are among the group's biggest hits.

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

  • 1

    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, United States of America

    Alternative NameShannon Elizabeth Fadal

    Shannon Elizabeth Fadal (born (1973-09-07)September 7, 1973) is an American actress and former fashion model. Elizabeth has appeared in comedy films such as American Pie, Scary Movie and Jay and...  more

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  • 2

    Shannon Tweed


    BirthplaceSt. John's, Canada

    Alternative NameShannon Tweed-Simmons

    Shannon Lee Tweed Simmons (born March 10, 1957) is a Canadian actress and model. One of the most successful actresses of mainstream erotica, she is identified with the genre of the erotic thriller....  more

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  • 3

    Shannon Sharpe


    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, United States of America

    Shannon Sharpe (born June 26, 1968) is a former American football tight end who played for the Denver Broncos and Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL), as well as a former analyst...  more
  • 4

    Shannon Miller


    BirthplaceRolla, Missouri, United States of America

    Shannon Lee Miller (born March 10, 1977) is an American former artistic gymnast. She was the 1993 and 1994 world all-around champion, the 1996 Olympic balance beam champion, the 1995 Pan American...  more

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  • 5

    Shannon Whirry


    BirthplaceGreen Lake, Wisconsin, USA

    Shannon Whirry is a former American actress....  more
  • 6

    Shannon Long


    BirthplaceGladstone, Australia

    The following is a list of Playboy Playmates of 1988. Playboy magazine names its Playmate of the Month each month throughout the year....  more
  • 7

    Shannon Bream


    BirthplaceTallahassee, Florida

    Shannon Bream (born Shannon Noelle DePuy, December 23, 1970) is an American journalist for Fox News. In 2017, Bream became the host of the prime time program Fox News @ Night....  more

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    Shannon Lucid


    BirthplaceShanghai, China

    Shannon Matilda Wells Lucid (born January 14, 1943) is an American biochemist and a retired NASA astronaut. At one time, she held the record for the longest duration stay in space by an American, as...  more
  • 9

    Shannon Higgins-Cirovski


    BirthplaceKent, Washington

    Shannon Danise Higgins-Cirovski (born Kent, Washington) is a former U.S. soccer midfielder who earned fifty-one caps with the United States between 1987 and 1991. She was a member of the U.S. team...  more
  • 10

    Shannon Walker


    BirthplaceHouston, Texas

    Shannon Walker (born 4 June 1965 in Houston, Texas) is an American scientist and a NASA astronaut whose first space mission was Expedition 24 on the International Space Station with take-off on 15...  more
  • 11

    BirthplacePhoenix, Arizona, USA

    Alternative NameShannon Woodward

    Shannon Marie Woodward (born December 17, 1984) is an American actress, best known for her roles as Sabrina Collins on the FOX sitcom Raising Hope (2010–2014) and Elsie Hughes on the HBO...  more
  • 12

    Shannon Moore


    BirthplaceCameron, USA, North Carolina

    Shannon Moore (born July 27, 1979) is an American professional wrestler. He is best known for his work with World Championship Wrestling (WCW) between 1999 and 2001 and with World Wrestling...  more
  • 13

    Shannon Stewart


    BirthplaceFranklin, Ohio, USA

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  • 14

    Shannon Marketic


    BirthplacePhoenix, Arizona, United States of America

    Shannon LaRhea Marketic (born January 14, 1971), is an American actress and beauty pageant titleholder who was Miss California USA and Miss USA 1992....  more
  • 15

    Shannon Brown


    BirthplaceProviso Township, Maywood, Illinois, United States of America

    Shannon Brown (born November 29, 1985) is an American professional basketball player. He attended Proviso East High School in Maywood, Illinois, was named Illinois Mr. Basketball in 2003, and played...  more
  • 16

    Shannon Lee


    BirthplaceOakland, California, USA

    Shannon Emery Lee (born April 19, 1969) is an American actress, martial artist and businesswoman. She is the daughter of late martial arts film star Bruce Lee and retired martial arts teacher Linda...  more
  • 17

    Shannon Bex


    BirthplaceGresham, Oregon, United States of America

    Shannon Rae Bex (born March 22, 1980) is an American singer, reality show personality, professional dancer, and a member of the girl group Danity Kane. The group was founded by P. Diddy through the...  more
  • 18

    Shannon Larkin


    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois, United States of America

    James Shannon Larkin (born April 24, 1967), is a musician best known as the drummer for rock band Godsmack. He replaced the previous drummer Tommy Stewart in June 2002. Prior to Godsmack, his...  more

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  • 19

    Shannon Kane


    BirthplaceKalamazoo, Michigan, USA

    Shannon Elizabeth Kane (born September 14, 1985 in Kalamazoo, Michigan) is an American actress best known for portraying her roles as Traci Madsen on the Nick at Nite series Hollywood Heights and...  more
  • 20

    Shannon Stewart


    BirthplaceCincinnati, Ohio

    Shannon Harold Stewart (born February 25, 1974) is an American former professional baseball outfielder with the Toronto Blue Jays, Minnesota Twins and Oakland Athletics of Major League Baseball....  more
  • 21

    BirthplaceSyosset, New York, United States of America

    Shannon Ann MacMillan (born October 7, 1974) is an American retired soccer player, coach, FIFA Women's World Cup champion, Olympic gold and silver medalist. Named U.S. Soccer Athlete of the Year for...  more
  • 22

    Shannon Rowbury



    Shannon Rowbury (born September 19, 1984) is an American middle-distance runner from San Francisco, California. She represented the United States at the 2008, 2012, and 2016 Summer Olympics. She also...  more
  • 23

    Shannon Boxx


    BirthplaceFontana, California, United States of America

    Shannon Leigh Boxx Spearman (born June 29, 1977) is an American retired soccer player and former member of the United States women's national soccer team, playing the defensive midfielder position....  more
  • 24

    Shannon Bahrke


    BirthplaceReno, Nevada

    Shannon Bahrke (born November 7, 1980) is an American Olympic freestyle skier and entrepreneur. Bahrke was the silver medalist in moguls at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, the bronze...  more
  • 25

    Shannon Leto


    BirthplaceUSA, Bossier City, Louisiana

    Shannon Leto (; born March 9, 1970) is an American musician and songwriter best known as the drummer of rock band Thirty Seconds to Mars. He co-founded the group in 1998 in Los Angeles, California,...  more
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