Entertainment Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter  

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

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Jimmy Carter is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 94
James Earl "Jimmy" Carter, Jr. is an American politician, author, and member of the Democratic Party who served as the 39th President of the United States from 1977 to 1981. He was ...more

Helena Bonham Carter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 52
Helena Bonham Carter CBE is an English actress. She made her acting debut in a television adaptation of K. M. Peyton's A Pattern of Roses before her debut film role as the titular character in ...more

Vince Carter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 42
Vincent Lamar Carter (born January 26, 1977) is an American professional basketball player for the Atlanta Hawks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is 6 feet 6 inches (1.98 m) tall ...more

Lynda Carter is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 67
Lynda Carter is an American actress, songwriter, and gay rights activist known for being Miss World USA in 1972 and as the star of the TV series Wonder Woman from 1975 to 1979.

Sarah Carter is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 38
Sarah Sanguin Carter is a Canadian actress best known for her role as Maggie in the TNT science fiction series Falling Skies.

Lily Carter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 28
Lily Carter is the stage name of an American pornographic actress.

Gary Carter is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
Dec. at 58 (1954-2012)
Gary Edmund Carter was an American professional baseball catcher whose 21-year career was spent primarily with the Montreal Expos and New York Mets. Nicknamed "Kid" for his youthful ...more

Cris Carter is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 53
Graduel Christopher Darin "Cris" Carter is a former American football and Hall of Fame player in the National Football League. He was a wide receiver for the Philadelphia Eagles, the ...more

Nick Carter is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 39
Nickolas Gene "Nick" Carter is an American singer. He is best known as a member of the pop group Backstreet Boys. As of 2014 he has released two solo albums, Now Or Never and I'm ...more

Aaron Carter is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 31
Aaron Charles Carter is an American singer. He came to fame as a pop and hip hop singer in the late 1990s, establishing himself as a star among pre-teen and teenage audiences during the ...more

Jeff Carter is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 34
Jeffrey J. Carter is a Canadian professional ice hockey centre for the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League. During his NHL career, he won the Stanley Cup in 2012, and 2014, he has ...more

Nell Carter is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
Died at 55 (1948-2003)
Nell Carter was an American singer and actress. She won a Tony Award for her performance in the Broadway musical Ain't Misbehavin', as well as an Emmy Award for her reprisal of the role on ...more

Ki-Jana Carter is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 45
Kenneth Leonard "Ki-Jana" Carter is a former American college and professional football player who was a running back in the National Football League for seven seasons. He played ...more

Joe Carter is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 58
Joseph Christopher Carter is an American former professional baseball player. He played in Major League Baseball as an outfielder and first baseman from 1983 to 1998. Carter is most famous for ...more

Blue Ivy Carter is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 7
Blue Ivy Carter is the daughter of Jay-Z and Beyoncé.

Rosalynn Carter is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 91
Eleanor Rosalynn Carter is the wife of the 39th President of the United States, Jimmy Carter and in that capacity served as the First Lady of the United States from 1977 to 1981. She has for ...more

Chris Carter is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 36
William Christopher "Chris" Carter, nicknamed "Animal", is an American former professional baseball infielder and outfielder who most recently played for the Saitama Seibu ...more

Benny Carter is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
Dec. at 96 (1907-2003)
Bennett Lester "Benny" Carter was an American jazz alto saxophonist, clarinetist, trumpeter, composer, arranger, and bandleader. He was a major figure in jazz from the 1930s to the ...more

Joelle Carter is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 46
Joelle Marie Carter is an American actress.

Dixie Carter is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
Dec. at 71 (1939-2010)
Dixie Virginia Carter was an American film, television, and stage actress. From 1986 to 1993, she starred as Julia Sugarbaker in the CBS sitcom Designing Women. Carter made her professional ...more

James Carter is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 50
James Carter is an American jazz musician.

Dan Carter is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 36
Daniel William "Dan" Carter is a New Zealand rugby union player. Carter plays for the Paris based Top 14 side Racing Métro, and for New Zealand's national team the All Blacks. ...more

Rubin Carter is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 66
Rubin Carter is a former defensive tackle in the National Football League for the Denver Broncos, and current College football defensive lineman coach for Purdue University. He is the father of ...more

Anita Carter is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
Dec. at 66 (1933-1999)
Ina Anita Carter, the youngest daughter of Ezra and Mother Maybelle Carter, was a versatile American singer who experimented with several different types of music and played upright bass with ...more

Jim Carter is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Carter
age 70
Jim Carter is an English actor. Carter's film credits include Top Secret!, A Month in the Country, A Dangerous Man: Lawrence After Arabia, The Madness of King George, Richard III, Brassed Off, ...more