Celebrities Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams  

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Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Adams. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Adams on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Adams as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Adams along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Adams, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Adams last names include Amy Adams, John Adams, and Bryan Adams, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Amy Adams is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 43 - Amy Lou Adams (born August 20, 1974) is an American actress. Known for both her comedic and dramatic performances, Adams has featured in listings of the highest-paid actresses in the world. Her ...more

John Adams is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
Dec. at 91 (1735-1826) - John Adams was the second president of the United States, having earlier served as the first vice president of the United States. An American Founding Father, Adams was a statesman, diplomat, ...more

Bryan Adams is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 58 - Bryan Guy Adams, OC OBC is a Canadian singer, musician, producer, actor, social activist, and photographer. Adams has been one of the most successful figures of the world of rock music during ...more

John Quincy Adams is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
Dec. at 81 (1767-1848) - John Quincy Adams was an American statesman who served as the sixth President of the United States from 1825 to 1829. He also served as a diplomat, a Senator and member of the House of ...more

Ryan Adams is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 43 - David Ryan Adams is an American singer-songwriter, musician and producer. He is best known for his prolific solo career, and as a former member of alternative country band Whiskeytown, with whom ...more

Joey Lauren Adams is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 50 - Joely Adams is an actress.

Brooke Tessmacher is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 33 - Brooke Nichole Adams is an American model and professional wrestler, currently working for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling under the ring name, Brooke. She previously worked for World Wrestling ...more

Samuel Adams is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
Dec. at 81 (1722-1803) - Samuel Adams was an American statesman, political philosopher, and one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. As a politician in colonial Massachusetts, Adams was a leader of the movement ...more

Douglas Adams is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
Dec. at 49 (1952-2001) - Douglas Noel Adams was an English writer, humorist, and dramatist. Adams is best known as the author of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, which originated in 1978 as a BBC radio comedy ...more

Maud Adams is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 70 - Maud Solveig Christina Wikström, known professionally as Maud Adams, is a Swedish actress, known for her roles as two different Bond girls: in The Man with the Golden Gun, and as the ...more

Tony Adams is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 51 - Tony Alexander Adams, MBE is an English football manager and former Arsenal player. Adams spent his entire playing career of 22 years as a defender at Arsenal. He is considered one of the ...more

Sunrise Adams is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 35 - Sunrise Adams is a former American pornographic actress who won multiple awards for her work in the industry after beginning her career in 2001. She was contracted by Vivid Entertainment a year

Yolanda Adams is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 56 - Yolanda Yvette Adams is an American gospel singer, record producer, actress, and radio host on WBLS. As of September 2009, she had sold 4.5 million albums since 1991 in the United States, and ...more

Patrick J. Adams is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 36 - Patrick Johannes Adams is a Canadian actor. He is best known for playing Mike Ross, a brilliant college dropout turned lawyer in USA Network's hit TV series Suits. He is also an avid ...more

Valerie Adams is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 33 - Valerie Kasanita Adams, ONZM is a shot putter from New Zealand. She is a four-time World champion, three time World Indoor champion and two-time Olympic and three-time Commonwealth champion. She ...more

Matt Adams is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 29 - Matthew James Adams is an American professional baseball first baseman for the St. Louis Cardinals of Major League Baseball. Nicknamed Big City for his imposing size and ability to regularly hit ...more

Jordan Adams is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 23 - Jordan Adams is a basketball player.

Don Adams is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
Dec. at 82 (1923-2005) - Don Adams was an American actor, comedian and director. In his five decades on television, he was best known as Maxwell Smart in the television situation comedy Get Smart, which he also ...more

Brooke Lee Adams is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 31 - Brooke Lee Adams is an American former pornographic actress of British and Persian descent. Adams entered the adult industry as production assistant and as photographer, then started performing, ...more

Tracey Adams is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 59 - Tracey Adams is an American former pornographic film actress who has appeared in some mainstream films. She has appeared in over 300 movies during the 1980s and 90s, and is an AVN Hall of Fame ...more

Ansel Adams is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
Dec. at 82 (1902-1984) - Ansel Easton Adams was an American photographer and environmentalist. His black-and-white landscape photographs of the American West, especially Yosemite National Park, have been widely ...more

Stephanie Adams is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 47 - Stephanie Adams is an American model and author. She was the November 1992 Playboy Playmate.

Brooke Adams is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 69 - Brooke Adams is an American actress.

Ashley Adams is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams

Christine Adams is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
Christine Adams is an English film and television actress.

Brian Adams is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
Dec. at 43 (1964-2007) - Brian Keith Adams was an American professional wrestler. Adams is well known for his time with the World Wrestling Federation, under the name Crush, and for World Championship Wrestling under ...more

Jane Adams is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 53 - Jane Adams is an American film, television, and theatre actress.

Mike Adams is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 39 - Jon Michael Adams is a right-handed relief pitcher in the Los Angeles Dodgers organization. He has played in Major League Baseball for the Texas Rangers, San Diego Padres, Milwaukee Brewers and ...more

Edie Adams is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
Dec. at 81 (1927-2008) - Edie Adams was an American businesswoman, singer, Broadway, television and film actress, and comedienne. Adams, an Emmy and Tony Award winner, "both embodied and winked at the stereotypes ...more

Alexis Adams is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 63 - Alexis Adams is an actress.

Alvan Adams is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 63 - Alvan Leigh Adams is a retired American professional basketball player. After starring at the University of Oklahoma, the 6'9" power forward/center was selected by the Phoenix Suns with the ...more

Jack Adams is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
Dec. at 73 (1895-1968) - John James "Jack" Adams was a Canadian professional hockey player, coach and general manager in the National Hockey League and Pacific Coast Hockey Association. He was a Hall of Fame ...more

Richard Adams is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 97 - Richard George Adams is an English novelist who is known as the author of Watership Down. He studied modern history at university before serving in the British Army during World War II. ...more

Steven Adams is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 24 - Steven Funaki Adams is a New Zealand professional basketball player who currently plays for the Oklahoma City Thunder of the National Basketball Association. After playing college basketball for ...more

Babe Adams is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
Dec. at 86 (1882-1968) - Charles Benjamin "Babe" Adams was an American right-handed pitcher in Major League Baseball from 1906 to 1926 who spent nearly his entire career with the Pittsburgh Pirates. Noted for ...more

Mason Adams is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
Dec. at 86 (1919-2005) - Mason Adams was an American character actor and voice-over artist.

Nick Adams is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
Dec. at 37 (1931-1968) - Nick Adams was an American film and television actor and screenwriter. He was noted for his roles in several Hollywood films during the 1950s and 1960s along with his starring role in the ABC ...more

Abigail Adams is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
Dec. at 74 (1744-1818) - Abigail Adams was the wife of John Adams, the first Vice President, and second President, of the United States, and the mother of John Quincy Adams, the sixth President. She is now designated ...more

Chris Adams is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
Dec. at 46 (1955-2001) - Christopher "Chris" Adams, best known as "Gentleman" Chris Adams, was an English professional wrestler, wrestling promoter, trainer, part-time model and judoka. By age 21, he ...more

Ben Adams is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 36 - Ben Adams is an English singer and songwriter, best known as a member of the boy band A1.

Bud Adams is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
Dec. at 90 (1923-2013) - Kenneth Stanley "Bud" Adams, Jr. was the owner of the Tennessee Titans, a National Football League franchise. He was instrumental in the founding and establishment of the former ...more

John Bodkin Adams is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
Dec. at 84 (1899-1983) - John Bodkin Adams was an Irish general practitioner, convicted fraudster and suspected serial killer. Between 1946 and 1956, more than 160 of his patients died in suspicious circumstances. Of ...more

Flozell Adams is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 42 - Flozell Jootin Adams is a former American football offensive tackle. He played college football for Michigan State University. He was drafted by the Dallas Cowboys in the second round of the ...more

Sammy Adams is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 30 - Samuel Adams Wisner, better known as Sammy Adams, is an American rapper and songwriter from Boston, Massachusetts.

Tony Adams is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 68 - Anthony Lee Adams is a former gridiron football player in the World Football League, the National Football League, and the Canadian Football League. Adams served as starting quarterback for the ...more

Michael Adams is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 55 - Michael Adams is a former NBA player and basketball coach. Adams was born in Hartford, Connecticut. After starring at Boston College, the 5'10" point guard was selected by the Sacramento ...more

Art Adams is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 54 - Arthur "Art" Adams is an American comic book artist and writer. He first broke into the American comic book industry with the 1985 Marvel Comics miniseries Longshot. His subsequent ...more

Scott Adams is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 60 - Scott Raymond Adams is an American cartoonist, creator of the Dilbert comic strip and the author of several nonfiction works of satire, commentary, business, and general speculation. His Dilbert ...more

Neal Adams is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 76 - Neal Adams is an American comic book and commercial artist known for helping to create some of the definitive modern imagery of the DC Comics characters Superman, Batman, and Green Arrow; as the ...more

Greg Adams is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 54 - Gregory Daren Adams is a Canadian former ice hockey winger who played in the National Hockey League from 1984 to 2001.