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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Burns

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

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  • Christy Turlington Burns
    Christy Nicole Turlington (born January 2, 1969) is an American model, charity-founder and...  more
  • Brooke Burns
    Brooke Elizabeth Burns (born March 16, 1978) is an American fashion model, game show host,...  more
  • George Burns

    George Burns

    Dec. at 100 (1896-1996)
    George Burns (born Nathan Birnbaum; Yiddish: נתן בירנבוים‎; January 20, 1896 – March 9, 1996)...  more
  • Robert Burns

    Robert Burns

    Dec. at 37 (1759-1796)
    Robert Burns (25 January 1759 – 21 July 1796), also known familiarly as Rabbie Burns, the...  more
  • Edward Burns
    Edward Fitzgerald Burns (born January 29, 1968) is an American actor, producer, writer, and...  more
  • Anna Burns
    Anna Burns is the wife of Wes Welker....  more
  • Tommy Burns

    Tommy Burns

    Dec. at 74 (1881-1955)
    Tommy Burns (June 17, 1881 – May 10, 1955), born Noah Brusso, is the only Canadian-born World...  more
  • Pat Burns

    Pat Burns

    Dec. at 58 (1952-2010)
    Patrick John Joseph Burns (April 4, 1952 – November 19, 2010) was a National Hockey League...  more
  • Ursula Burns
    Ursula M. Burns (born September 20, 1958), is an American businesswoman. She is the chairman...  more
  • Brent Burns

    Brent Burns

    Age: 35
    Brent Burns (born March 9, 1985) is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman, who at...  more
  • Burnie Burns
    Michael Justin "Burnie" Burns (born January 18, 1973) is an American writer, actor, producer,...  more
  • Jerry Burns
    Jerome Monahan Burns (born January 24, 1927) is a former American football player and coach. ...  more
  • Ken Burns

    Ken Burns

    Age: 67
    Kenneth Lauren Burns (born July 29, 1953) is an American filmmaker, known for his style of...  more
  • Bob Burns

    Bob Burns

    Dec. at 66 (1890-1956)
    Robin "Bob" Burns (August 2, 1890 – February 2, 1956) was an American musical comedian, who...  more
  • Vinny Burns
    Vinny Burns (born 4 April 1965, Oldham, Lancashire) is an English hard rock guitarist and...  more
  • Oyster Burns

    Oyster Burns

    Dec. at 64 (1864-1928)
    Thomas P. "Oyster" Burns (September 6, 1864 – November 11, 1928) was a professional baseball...  more
  • Mike Burns

    Mike Burns

    Age: 42
    Michael John Burns (born July 14, 1978) is an American former professional baseball pitcher...  more
  • Christian Burns
    Christian Anthony Burns (born 18 January 1974) is an English singer and songwriter. He is the...  more
  • John Horne Burns

    John Horne Burns

    Dec. at 37 (1916-1953)
    John Horne Burns (October 7, 1916 – August 11, 1953) was a United States writer, the author of...  more
  • Lucy Burns

    Lucy Burns

    Dec. at 87 (1879-1966)
    Lucy Burns (July 28, 1879 – December 22, 1966) was an American suffragist and women's rights...  more
  • Marilyn Burns

    Marilyn Burns

    Dec. at 65 (1949-2014)
    Marilyn Burns (born Mary Lynn Ann Burns; May 7, 1949 – August 5, 2014) was an American...  more
  • Heather Burns
    Heather Burns (born April 7, 1975) is an American actress, known for her role as Miss Rhode...  more
  • Gordon Burns
    Gordon Henry Burns (born 10 June 1942) is a Northern Irish journalist and broadcaster. He was...  more
  • Tom Burns

    Tom Burns

    Dec. at 45 (1857-1902)
    Thomas Everett "Tom" Burns (March 30, 1857 – March 19, 1902) was an American infielder and...  more
  • James M. Burns

    James M. Burns

    Dec. at 77 (1924-2001)
    James Burns may refer to:...  more