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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter 

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

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Karen Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Dec. at 33 (1950-1983) from New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
Karen Anne Carpenter (March 2, 1950 – February 4, 1983) was an American singer and drummer who was part of the duo the Carpenters alongside her brother Richard. She was praised for her contralto ...more
Charisma Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Age 48 from Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Charisma Carpenter (born July 23, 1970) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Cordelia Chase in the popular supernatural drama series Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997–1999) and ...more
Jennifer Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Age 39 from USA, Kentucky, Louisville
Jennifer Leann Carpenter (born December 7, 1979) is an American actress. She is known for playing Debra Morgan, the adoptive sister of the title character of the Showtime series Dexter, for ...more
John Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Age 71 from Carthage, New York, United States of America
John Howard Carpenter (born January 16, 1948) is an American filmmaker, screenwriter and composer. Although Carpenter has worked with various movie genres, he is associated most commonly with ...more
Chris Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Age 43 from Exeter, New Hampshire
Christopher John Carpenter (born April 27, 1975) is an American retired professional baseball starting pitcher. He played 15 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Toronto Blue Jays and ...more
Mary Chapin Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Age 61 from Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America
Mary Chapin Carpenter (born February 21, 1958) is an American singer-songwriter. Carpenter spent several years singing in Washington, D.C. clubs before signing in the late 1980s with Columbia ...more
Sabrina Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Age 19 from Pennsylvania
Sabrina Annlynn Carpenter (born May 11, 1999) is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. She had a recurring role as the young version of Chloe Goodwin in The Goodwin Games and starred as ...more
Richard Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Age 72 from New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
Richard Lynn Carpenter (born October 15, 1946) is an American musician, record producer, songwriter, and music arranger, who formed half of the sibling duo The Carpenters alongside his sister ...more
Matt Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Age 33 from Galveston, Texas
Matthew Martin Lee Carpenter (born November 26, 1985) is an American professional baseball infielder for the St. Louis Cardinals of Major League Baseball (MLB). He made his MLB debut with the ...more
Scott Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Dec. at 88 (1925-2013) from Boulder, Colorado, United States of America
Malcolm Scott Carpenter (May 1, 1925 – October 10, 2013), (Commander, USN), was an American naval officer and aviator, test pilot, aeronautical engineer, astronaut, and aquanaut. He was one of ...more
Stephen Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Age 48 from Sacramento, California, United States of America
Stephen "Stef" Carpenter (/ˈstɛfən/ STEF-ən; born August 3, 1970) is an American musician, known as the co-founder and lead guitarist of the rock band Deftones. His guitar technique ...more
Edward Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Dec. at 85 (1844-1929) from Hove, United Kingdom
Edward Carpenter (29 August 1844 – 28 June 1929) was an English socialist poet, philosopher, anthologist, and early activist for gay rights.A poet and writer, he was a close friend of ...more
Dan Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Age 30 from Omaha, Nebraska
Daniel Roy Carpenter (born November 25, 1985) is an American football placekicker who is currently a free agent. He was signed by the Miami Dolphins as an undrafted free agent in 2008 after ...more
David Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Age 33 from Morgantown, West Virginia
David Carpenter is an American serial killer. David Carpenter may also refer to: David Carpenter, early Texas settler and namesake of Carpenters Bayou David Carpenter, better known as Dave ...more
Bobby Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Age 55 from Beverly, Massachusetts
Robert E. Carpenter Jr. (born July 13, 1963) is an American former professional ice hockey center and was recently head coach of Kunlun Red Star of the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL). Prior to ...more
Tim Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Age 59 from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America
Timothy W. Carpenter is a Democratic member of the Wisconsin Senate, representing the 3rd District since 2003. He earlier served in the Wisconsin State Assembly, representing the 20th District ...more
Andrew Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Age 33 from Fairfield, California
Andrew James Rudolph "Drew" Carpenter (born May 18, 1985), is an American former professional baseball pitcher. A graduate of Long Beach State University, Carpenter has played in Major ...more
Ron Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Age 70 from High Point, North Carolina
Ron Carpenter may refer to: Ron Carpenter (defensive back) (born 1970), former American football defensive back Ron Carpenter (defensive lineman) (born 1948), former American football defensive ...more
Amanda Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Amanda Carpenter (born November 20, 1982) is an American author, political advisor, and speechwriter. She is a former senior staffer to Senators Jim DeMint and Ted Cruz. She was a columnist for ...more
David Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Age 88 from California
David Joseph Carpenter (born May 6, 1930), a.k.a. the Trailside Killer, is an American serial killer known for stalking and murdering several people on hiking trails in state parks near San ...more
Peter Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Dec. at 80 (1891-1971) from Cardiff, Wales
Captain Peter Carpenter (6 December 1891 – 21 March 1971) was a Welsh fighter ace in World War I credited with 24 victories.
Sharon Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Age 36 from United Kingdom
Sharon Lee Carpenter (born 2 March 1982) is a British broadcast journalist, television host, and producer. She has worked as an on-air personality for a number of top American television ...more
Ted Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Humphrey Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Dec. at 59 (1946-2005) from Oxford, United Kingdom
Humphrey William Bouverie Carpenter (29 April 1946 – 4 January 2005) was an English biographer, writer, and radio broadcaster.
Larry Carpenter is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carpenter
Age 70 from Brockport, New York
Larry Carpenter is an American theatre and television director and producer. In the theatre, he has worked as an Artistic Director, Associate Artistic Director, a Managing Director and General ...more