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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black 

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

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Jack Black is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Age 46 from Santa Monica, California, USA
Jack Black (born Thomas Jacob Black; August 28, 1969) is an American actor, comedian, musician, songwriter, and media personality. His acting career has been extensive, starring primarily in ...more
Lewis Black is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Age 70 from USA, Silver Spring, Maryland
Lewis Niles Black (born August 30, 1948) is an American stand-up comedian, author, playwright, social critic, voice actor, and actor. He is best known for his angry demeanour and belligerent ...more
Cilla Black is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Age 75 from Liverpool, England
Priscilla Maria Veronica White OBE (27 May 1943 – 1 August 2015), better known as Cilla Black, was an English singer, television presenter, actress, and author. Championed by her friends in the ...more
Karen Black is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Dec. at 74 (1939-2013) from USA, Park Ridge, Illinois
Karen Blanche Black (née Ziegler; July 1, 1939 – August 8, 2013) was an American actress, screenwriter, singer, and songwriter. She rose to prominence for her work in various independent ...more
Michael Ian Black is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Age 47 from Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
Michael Ian Black (born Michael Ian Schwartz; August 12, 1971) is an American comedian, actor, writer, and director. He has starred in several TV comedy series, including The State, Viva ...more
Lisa Hartman Black is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Age 62 from Houston, Texas, United States of America
Lisa Hartman Black (born June 1, 1956) is an American actress and singer.
Claudia Black is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Age 46 from Sydney, Australia
Claudia Lee Black (born 11 October 1972) is an Australian actress and voice actress, best known for her portrayals of Aeryn Sun in Farscape, Vala Mal Doran in Stargate SG-1 and Sharon ...more
Clint Black is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Clint Black Age 57 from Long Branch, USA, New Jersey
Clint Patrick Black (born February 4, 1962) is an American country music singer, songwriter, musician, multi-instrumentalist, record producer and actor. Signed to RCA Records in 1989, Black's ...more
Dustin Lance Black is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Age 44 from Sacramento, California, United States of America
Dustin Lance Black (born 10 June 1974) is an American screenwriter, director, film and television producer, and LGBT rights activist. He has won a Writers Guild of America Award and an Oscar for ...more
Lucas Black is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Age 36 from USA, Alabama, Decatur
Lucas York Black (born November 29, 1982) is an American film and television actor. He is best known for his roles in the CBS television series American Gothic (1995–1996) as well as roles in ...more
Roger Black is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Age 52 from Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Roger Anthony Black MBE (born 31 March 1966) is a British retired athlete. During his athletics career, he won individual silver medals in the 400 metres sprint at both the Olympic Games and ...more
Pippa Black is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Pippa Black Age 36 from Ferntree Gully, Melbourne, Australia
Pippa Black (born 16 October 1982) is an Australian actress. From 2005 to 2009, Black played Elle Robinson in the soap opera Neighbours. Black played Tonya in the NBC series Outsourced from 2010 ...more
As Blood Runs Black is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
As Blood Runs Black is an American deathcore band from Los Angeles, California. They have released three albums. Their first album, Allegiance, was released on June 6, 2006. Their second album, ...more
Bud Black is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Age 61 from San Mateo, California, United States of America
Harry Ralston "Bud" Black (born June 30, 1957) is an American former professional baseball player, coach, and current manager of the Colorado Rockies. He played in Major League ...more
Jay Black is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Age 80 from New York, United States of America
Jay Black (born David Blatt; November 2, 1938) is an American singer, also known as "The Voice," whose height of fame came in the 1960s when he was the lead singer of the band Jay and ...more
Hugo Black is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Dec. at 85 (1886-1971) from Ashland, Alabama, United States of America
Hugo Lafayette Black (February 27, 1886 – September 25, 1971) was an American politician and jurist who served in the United States Senate from 1927 to 1937, and as an Associate Justice of the ...more
Dan Black is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Age 42 from London, United Kingdom
Daniel Black (born 16 November 1976) is a British recording artist and vocalist. He was also a member of alternative rock band The Servant, before their split in 2007. He has also been a guest ...more
Cara Black is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Age 36 from Harare, Zimbabwe
Cara Black (born 17 February 1979) is a professional tennis player from Zimbabwe. She is primarily a doubles specialist, winning 60 WTA and 11 ITF titles in that discipline. A former No. 1 ...more
Black is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Age 56 from Liverpool, United Kingdom
Colin Vearncombe (26 May 1962 – 26 January 2016), known by his stage name Black, was an English singer-songwriter. He emerged from the punk rock music scene and achieved mainstream pop success ...more
James Black is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Dec. at 86 (1924-2010) from Uddingston, United Kingdom
Sir James Whyte Black (14 June 1924 – 22 March 2010) was a Scottish physician and pharmacologist. Black established a Veterinary Physiology department at the University of Glasgow, where he ...more
Leon Black is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Leon David Black (born 1951) is an American investor and art collector. He specializes in leveraged buyouts and private equity. He founded the private equity firm Apollo Global Management in
Guerilla Black is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Age 42 from Chicago, Illinois, USA
Charles Williamson (born 1977), better known by his stage name Guerilla Black, is an American rapper from Compton, California. Born in Chicago, Illinois, he came to fame after releasing his ...more
James Black is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Dec. at 48 (1940-1988) from New Orleans, Louisiana
James Black is a drummer.
Crunchy Black is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Age 44 from Indiana
Darnell Carlton (born August 20, 1977), better known by his stage name Crunchy Black, is an American rapper and Hype man. He was a longtime member of the Oscar-winning rap group Three 6 Mafia ...more
Bill Black is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Black
Dec. at 39 (1926-1965) from Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
William Patton Black Jr. (September 17, 1926 – October 21, 1965) was an American musician and bandleader who is noted as one of the pioneers of rock and roll. He was the bassist in Elvis ...more