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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown 

Chris Abraham
Updated October 13, 2018 44.3k views 97 items
Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Brown. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Brown on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Brown as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Brown along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Brown, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Browns include Chris Brown, Jim Brown, and James Brown, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Chris Brown is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 29 from Tappahannock, Virginia, United States of America
Christopher Maurice Brown (born May 5, 1989) is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, actor and entrepreneur. Born in Tappahannock, Virginia, he was involved in his church choir and several ...more
Jim Brown is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 79 from St. Simons, Georgia, United States of America
James Nathaniel Brown (born February 17, 1936) is an American former professional football player and actor. He was a running back for the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League (NFL) ...more
James Brown is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Dec. at 73 (1933-2006) from Barnwell, South Carolina, United States of America
James Joseph Brown (May 3, 1933 – December 25, 2006) was an American singer, songwriter, dancer, musician, record producer and bandleader. A progenitor of funk music and a major figure of ...more
Melanie Brown is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 43 from Harehills, United Kingdom
Melanie Janine Brown (born 29 May 1975), known professionally as Mel B, is an English singer, songwriter, rapper, television personality, and author. Brown rose to prominence in the 1990s as a ...more
Willie Brown is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 75 from Yazoo City, Mississippi
William Ferdie Brown (born December 2, 1940) is an American football executive and former player and coach. He played as a cornerback for the Denver Broncos and the Oakland Raiders in the ...more
Bobby Brown is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 50 from Boston, USA, Massachusetts, Roxbury, Boston
Robert Barisford Brown (born February 5, 1969) is an American singer-songwriter, occasional rapper, dancer and actor. Brown started his career in the R&B and pop group New Edition, from its ...more
Foxy Brown is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 40 from New York City, New York, United States of America
Inga Fung Marchand (born September 6, 1978), known professionally as Foxy Brown, is an American rapper, model, songwriter and actress. She is best known for her solo work, as well as numerous ...more
Tim Brown is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 49 from Dallas, Texas
Timothy Donell Brown (born July 22, 1966) is a former American football wide receiver who played professionally in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for Notre Dame, ...more
Jerry Brown is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 80 from USA, California, San Francisco
Edmund Gerald Brown Jr. (born April 7, 1938) is an American politician who served as the 34th and 39th governor of California from 1975 to 1983 and from 2011 to 2019. A member of the Democratic ...more
Dustin Brown is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 34 from Ithaca, New York
Dustin Brown (born November 4, 1984) is an American professional ice hockey right winger for the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League (NHL). The 13th overall pick of the 2003 NHL ...more
Kevin Brown is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 53 from Milledgeville, Georgia
James Kevin Brown (born March 14, 1965) is a former Major League Baseball right-handed pitcher. He played from 1986 to 2005, leading the American League in wins once and leading the National ...more
Charlie Brown is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Charlie Brown (also known as Charles Brown, Esq. and nicknamed Chuck by Peppermint Patty) is the lead role of the comic strip Peanuts, syndicated in daily and Sunday newspapers in numerous ...more
Clancy Brown is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 60 from Urbana, Ohio, United States of America
Clarence John "Clancy" Brown III (born January 5, 1959) is an American actor and voice actor known for his roles as the Kurgan in the fantasy film Highlander (1986), Byron Hadley in ...more
Jenn Brown is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 37 from Gainesville, Florida, United States of America
Jennifer Lynne Brown (born March 23, 1981) is an American sports broadcaster and television host. A former Division I Collegiate Athlete for the University of Florida, she spent eight years as a ...more
Dan Brown is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 54 from Exeter, New Hampshire, United States of America
Daniel Gerhard Brown (born June 22, 1964) is an American author best known for his thriller novels, including the Robert Langdon novels Angels & Demons (2000), The Da Vinci Code (2003), The ...more
Kwame Brown is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 36 from Charleston, South Carolina
Kwame Hasani Brown (born March 10, 1982) is an American former professional basketball player. He was the first overall pick in the 2001 NBA draft by the Washington Wizards, and was the first ...more
Mordecai Brown is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Dec. at 72 (1876-1948) from Nyesville, Indiana
Mordecai Peter Centennial Brown (October 19, 1876 – February 14, 1948), nicknamed Three Finger or Miner, was an American Major League Baseball pitcher and manager during the first two decades of ...more
Paul Brown is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Dec. at 83 (1908-1991) from Norwalk, Ohio
Paul Eugene Brown (September 7, 1908 – August 5, 1991) was an American football coach and executive in the All-America Football Conference (AAFC) and National Football League (NFL). Brown was ...more
Gordon Brown is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 68 from Giffnock, Scotland
James Gordon Brown (born 20 February 1951) is a British politician who was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom and Leader of the Labour Party from 2007 to 2010. He served as Chancellor of the ...more
Danny Brown is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 37 from Detroit, Michigan
Daniel Dewan Sewell, better known by his stage name Danny Brown, is an American hip hop recording artist from Detroit, Michigan. He is known for his individuality, being described by MTV as ...more
Tammie Brown is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 38 from Texas
Tammie Brown, is an American drag performer and recording artist. Brown was a fixture in the Southern California Drag scene, before appearing on the first season of RuPaul's Drag Race and ...more
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 78 from New York City, New York, United States of America
Lawrence Harvey Brown (born September 14, 1940) is a former American basketball coach and player who was most recently the head coach for Auxilium Torino of the Italian Lega Basket Serie A (LBA) ...more
Derren Brown is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Derren Brown Age 47 from England, London
Derren Brown (born 27 February 1971) is an English mentalist, illusionist, and author. Since his television debut with Derren Brown: Mind Control in 2000, Brown has produced several other shows ...more
Courtney Brown is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 41 from Charleston, South Carolina
Courtney Lanair Brown (born February 14, 1978) is a former American college and professional football player who was a defensive end in the National Football League (NFL) for seven seasons. He ...more
P. J. Brown is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Brown
Age 49 from Detroit, Michigan
Collier "P. J." Brown Jr. (born October 14, 1969) is a retired American professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association (NBA). The 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m), ...more