Celebrities Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop  

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 Bishop. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Bishop on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Bishop as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Bishop along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Bishop, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Bishops include Joey Bishop, John Bishop, and Elizabeth Bishop, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Joey Bishop is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
Dec. at 89 (1918-2007)
Joey Bishop was an actor.

John Bishop is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
age 52
John Joseph Bishop is an English comedian and actor, who is also known for his charity work, having raised £4.2m for Sport Relief 2012. A keen footballer, Bishop played for non-league ...more

Elizabeth Bishop is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
Dec. at 68 (1911-1979)
Elizabeth Bishop was an American poet and short-story writer. She was the Poet Laureate of the United States from 1949 to 1950, the Pulitzer Prize winner for Poetry in 1956, the National Book ...more

Ben Bishop is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
age 32
Ben Bishop III is an American professional ice hockey player who currently plays for the Tampa Bay Lightning of the National Hockey League. Bishop previously played in the NHL with the St. Louis ...more

Elvin Bishop is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
age 76
Elvin Bishop is an American blues and rock and roll musician and guitarist.

Kelly Bishop is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
age 75
Carole "Kelly" Bishop is an American actress and dancer, best known for her roles as matriarch Emily Gilmore on the series Gilmore Girls, and as the mother of Jennifer Grey's character ...more

Blaine Bishop is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
age 48
Blaine Elwood Bishop Jr. III is a former professional American football safety in the National Football League. Bishop attended and played at Cathedral High School in Indianapolis, IN. He then ...more

Leilani Bishop is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
age 42
Leilani Bishop is an American fashion model. At 15, she was discovered on Kauai by a model agent Cindy Kauanui of Jet Set Models and subsequently appeared on the covers of Flare and Allure ...more

Ed Bishop is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
Dec. at 73 (1932-2005)
George Victor Bishop, known professionally as Ed Bishop, was an American film, television, stage, radio and voice actor based in the United Kingdom.

Maurice Bishop is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
Dec. at 39 (1944-1983)
Maurice Rupert Bishop was a Grenadian politician and revolutionary who seized power in a coup in 1979 from Eric Gairy and served as Prime Minister of the People's Revolutionary Government of ...more

Michael Bishop is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
age 73
Michael Lawson Bishop is an American writer. Over four decades and in more than thirty books, he has created a "body of work that stands among the most admired and influential in modern ...more

Billy Bishop is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
Dec. at 62 (1894-1956)
Air Marshal William Avery "Billy" Bishop, VC, CB, DSO & Bar, MC, DFC, ED, LL.D. was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 72 victories, making him the top ...more

Bill Bishop is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
Dec. at 67 (1931-1998)
William Eugene Bishop was an American football defensive lineman who played ten seasons in the National Football League. In the early 1970s he taught football, coached, for the Winfield Giants ...more

Barry Bishop is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
Dec. at 62 (1932-1994)
Barry Chapman Bishop was an American mountaineer, scientist, photographer and scholar. With teammates Jim Whittaker, Lute Jerstad, Willi Unsoeld and Tom Hornbein, he was a member of the first ...more

Rob Bishop is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
age 67
Robert William "Rob" Bishop is the U.S. Representative for Utah's 1st congressional district, serving since 2003. He is a member of the Republican Party.

Max Bishop is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
Dec. at 63 (1899-1962)
Max Frederick Bishop was a second baseman in Major League Baseball who played from 1924 through 1935 for the Philadelphia Athletics and Boston Red Sox. Bishop batted left-handed and threw ...more

Keith Bishop is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
age 61
Keith Bishop is a former guard in the National Football League who played ten seasons for the Denver Broncos. He was a pro-bowler in 1986 and 1987. After a career in Dallas, TX with the DEA, ...more

Kevin Bishop is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
age 38
Kevin Bishop is an English actor and comedian, best known for The Kevin Bishop Show, which he co-wrote with Lee Hupfield.

Sanford Bishop is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
age 72
Sanford Dixon Bishop, Jr. is the U.S. Representative for Georgia's 2nd congressional district, serving since 1993. He is a member of the Democratic Party. The district is located in the ...more

Arthur Gary Bishop is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
Dec. at 36 (1952-1988)
Arthur Gary Bishop was a convicted American child molester and serial killer. He confessed to the murders of five young boys in 1983, as a result of a routine police investigation.

J. Michael Bishop is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
age 83
John Michael Bishop is an American immunologist and microbiologist who shared the 1989 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine with Harold E. Varmus and was co-winner of 1984 Alfred P. Sloan ...more

Pat Bishop is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
Died at 54 (1946-2000)
Pat Bishop was an Northern Irish actress noted for her performances in Australian theatre, film and television.

Nicholas Bishop is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
age 45
Nicholas Bishop is an English-born Australian actor. He is best known for his television roles as Detective Peter Baker on the soap opera Home and Away and as Peter Dunlop on the ABC medical ...more

John Peale Bishop is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
Dec. at 52 (1892-1944)
John Peale Bishop was an American poet and man of letters.

Stephen Bishop is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Bishop
age 67
Earl Stephen Bishop is an American singer-songwriter, actor, and guitarist. Stephen Bishop's songs are represented by Downtown Music Publishing.