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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams  

Chris Abraham
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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 44
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 59
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 44
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 51
Joely Adams is an actress.
Brooke Tessmacher is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 34
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 74
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 52
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 36
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 57
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 37
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 34
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 30
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 24
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 32
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 60
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 48
Stephanie Adams is an American model and author.
Brooke Adams is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Adams
age 70
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.