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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler  

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

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Gerard Butler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
age 49

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Jimmy Butler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
age 29
Jimmy Butler III (born September 14, 1989) is an American professional basketball player for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association (NBA). After playing one year of college ...more
Caron Butler is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
age 38
James Caron Butler (born March 13, 1980) is an American former professional basketball player. During a 14-year career he played for the Miami Heat, Los Angeles Lakers, Washington Wizards, ...more
Brett Butler is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
age 61
Brett Butler (born January 30, 1958) is an American actress, writer, and stand-up comedian. She played the title role in the comedy series Grace Under Fire.
Geezer Butler is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
age 69
Terence Michael Joseph "Geezer" Butler (born 17 July 1949) is an English musician and songwriter. Butler is best known as the bassist and primary lyricist of the heavy metal band Black ...more
Billy Butler is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
age 32
Billy Ray Butler (born William Raymond Butler, Jr.; April 18, 1986), nicknamed "Country Breakfast", is an American former professional baseball designated hitter and first baseman. He ...more
Sarah Butler is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
age 34
Sarah Butler is a film actress.
LeRoy Butler is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
LeRoy Butler age 50
LeRoy Butler III (born July 19, 1968) is a former American football strong safety who played his entire career with the Green Bay Packers (1990–2001). He won Super Bowl XXXI with them over the ...more
Yancy Butler is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
Yancy Butler age 45
Yancy Victoria Butler (born July 2, 1970) is an American actress. She is known for her roles as Natasha Binder in the 1993 film Hard Target, Jess Crossman in Drop Zone, and Detective Sara ...more
Win Butler is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
age 38
Edwin Farnham Butler III (born April 14, 1980) is an American-Canadian singer, songwriter, musician, and multi-instrumentalist. He is one of the co-founders of Montreal-based indie rock band ...more
Austin Butler is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
age 27
Austin Robert Butler (born August 17, 1991) is an American actor and singer. He is known for his roles as James "Wilke" Wilkerson in the television series Switched at Birth, Jordan ...more
Brett Butler is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
age 61
Brett Morgan Butler (born June 15, 1957) is a former center fielder in Major League Baseball and current base running/outfield coach for the Miami Marlins. He played for five different teams ...more
John Butler is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
age 43
John Charles Wiltshire-Butler (born 1 April 1975), professionally known as John Butler, is an American-born Australian singer, songwriter, and music producer. He is the front man for the John ...more
Octavia E. Butler is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
Dec. at 59 (1947-2006)
Octavia Estelle Butler (June 22, 1947 – February 24, 2006) was an African-American science fiction author. A multiple recipient of both the Hugo and Nebula awards, she became in 1995 the first ...more
Robert Butler is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
age 91
Robert Butler (born November 16, 1927) is an American film and Emmy Award-winning television director. He is best known for his work in television, where he directed the pilots for a number of ...more
Judith Butler is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
age 63
Judith Pamela Butler (born 1956) is an American philosopher and gender theorist whose work has influenced political philosophy, ethics, and the fields of third-wave feminist, queer, and literary ...more
Jack Butler is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
Dec. at 86 (1927-2013)
John Bradshaw Butler (November 12, 1927 – May 11, 2013) was an American football cornerback for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League (NFL). In 2012, he was elected into the ...more
Samuel Butler is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
Dec. at 67 (1835-1902)
Samuel Butler (4 December 1835 – 18 June 1902) was the iconoclastic English author of the Utopian satirical novel Erewhon (1872) and the semi-autobiographical Bildungsroman The Way of All Flesh, ...more
Pierce Butler is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
Dec. at 73 (1866-1939)
Pierce Butler (March 17, 1866 – November 16, 1939) was an American jurist who served as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from 1923 until his death in 1939. He is ...more
Martin Butler is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
age 59
Martin Butler is a musician and composer of classical music. He studied at the University of Manchester and the Royal Northern College of Music. In 1983 he received a Fulbright Award for study ...more
Dan Butler is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
age 64
Daniel Eugene Butler (born December 2, 1954) is an American actor known for his role as Bob "Bulldog" Briscoe on the TV series Frasier.
James Butler is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
age 46
James Butler Jr. (born December 18, 1972 in Harlem, New York) is a retired American professional boxer who competed from 1996 to 2004. He challenged once for the IBF super middleweight title in ...more
Kevin Butler is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
Kevin Butler Dec. at 33 (1962-1995)
Kevin Gregory Butler (born July 24, 1962) is a former professional American football placekicker. He played college football for the University of Georgia Bulldogs, and then played ...more
Daws Butler is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
Dec. at 72 (1916-1988)
Charles Dawson Butler (November 16, 1916 – May 18, 1988) was an American voice actor. He worked mostly for the Hanna-Barbera animation production company where he originated the voices of many ...more
Jonathan Butler is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Butler
age 57
Jonathan Kenneth Butler (born 10 October 1961) is a South African singer-songwriter and guitarist. His music is often classified as R&B, jazz fusion or worship music.