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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan 

Chris Abraham
Updated January 18, 2019 4.1k views 101 items
Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Chan. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Chan on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Chan as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Chan along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Chan, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Chans include Jackie Chan, Gemma Chan, and Yau-Man Chan, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

If you want to know more about each celebrity Chan, click their corresponding row and more information will appear. In some cases you can click the person's name and see what other lists of ours they are ranked on.
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Jackie Chan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 64 from Hong Kong, Victoria Peak
Chan Kong-sang (born 7 April 1954), known professionally as Jackie Chan, is a Hong Konger martial artist, actor, film director, producer, stuntman, and singer. He is known for his acrobatic ...more
Gemma Chan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 36 from London, United Kingdom
Gemma Chan (born 29 November 1982) is an English actress. She is known for her role as Astrid in the 2018 film Crazy Rich Asians, in which she received widespread recognition, and as Anita/Mia ...more
Yau-Man Chan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 66 from East Malaysia, Malaysia
Yau-Man Chan (born August 26, 1952) is a Malaysian-American table tennis player, technology executive, and reality television participant. He was the fourth-place finisher in the reality ...more
Jacki R. Chan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 38 from USA, California, San Francisco
Jaclyn Roxane Chan (born December 2, 1980), also known simply as Jacki R. Chan or Jacki Chan, is an American actress, musician, and Model. She has appeared in various magazines, calendars and ...more
Johnny Chan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 62 from Guangzhou, China
Johnny Chan (Chinese: 陳金海; born in Guangzhou, China in 1957) is a Chinese-American professional poker player. He has won 10 World Series of Poker bracelets, including the 1987 and 1988 World ...more
Margaret Chan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 72 from Hong Kong, China
This is a Chinese name; Fung is the maiden name and Chan is the married name.Margaret Chan Fung Fu-chun, OBE, JP (born August 21, 1947) is a Chinese-Canadian physician, who served as the ...more
Jaycee Chan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 33 from Los Angeles, USA, California
Jaycee Chan Joming (born 3 December 1982), known professionally as Jaycee Chan, is an American-born Hong Kong actor and singer. In 2004, he released his first Mandarin CD album in Hong Kong. He ...more
Jason Keng-Kwin Chan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 44 from Malaysia
Jason Chan may refer to: Jason Keng-Kwin Chan (born 1971), Malaysian actor Jason Chan Chi-san (born 1977), Hong Kong actor and television presenter Jason Chan (singer) (born 1983), Hong Kong ...more
Michael Paul Chan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 68 from USA, California, San Francisco
Michael Paul Chan (born June 26, 1950) is an American actor. He is known for his role as Lieutenant Michael Tao on the TNT series The Closer and Major Crimes. He also acted in U.S. Marshals, ...more
Sandee Chan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Sandee Chan Age 48 from Philippines
Sandee Chan, born July 19, 1970 in the Philippines is a singer-songwriter, music producer and director in Taiwan who generally sings and writes songs in Mandarin Chinese. Chan began playing the ...more
Danny Chan is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Dec. at 35 (1958-1993) from Hong Kong, China
Danny Chan Pak-keung (7 September 1958 – 25 October 1993) was a Hong Kong singer. He was of the first generation of pop idols in Hong Kong. In addition to singing, he showed his talent for ...more
Peter Chan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 56 from China, Hong Kong, Eurasia, Asia
Peter Ho-sun Chan (born 28 November 1962) is a film director and producer.
Patrick Chan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 28 from Ottawa, Canada
Patrick Lewis Wai-Kuan Chan (born December 31, 1990) is a Canadian former competitive figure skater. He is a 2018 Olympic gold medallist in the team event, 2014 Olympic silver medallist in the ...more
Flora Chan is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 48 from Hong Kong, China
Flora Chan Wai-shan (born 30 May 1970 in Hong Kong), is an American actress active primarily in Hong Kong television and film. Along with Maggie Cheung Ho-yee, Kenix Kwok, Jessica Hsuan, and Ada ...more
Shen Chan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Dec. at 44 (1940-1984) from Taichung, Taiwan
Chan Shen (11 March 1940 - 26 April 1984) was a Taiwanese-born Hong Kong film actor. He is best known for his roles as gangsters or villains in Hong Kong action cinema in the 1970s. Already an ...more
Kim Chan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age Died at 91 (1917-2008) from Guangdong Province, China
Kim Chan (December 28, 1917 – October 5, 2008), also known as Kim S. Chan, was a Chinese-American actor and producer. He was most notable for his roles as Lo Si, a.k.a. The Ancient, in Kung Fu: ...more
Jung Chan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 44 from Boryeong, South Korea
Jung Chan (born February 23, 1971) is a South Korean actor.
Jordan Chan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 51 from Huiyang District, China
Chan Siu-Chun (born 8 July 1967), also known as Jordan Chan, is a Hong Kong actor and singer. Chan is a member of the Huizhou Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative
Philip Chan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 74 from Hong Kong, China
Philip Chan may refer to: Philip Chan (actor) (born 1945), Hong Kong actor, film director, producer and screenwriter Philip Chan (scientist), Hong Kong professor of electrical and electronic ...more
Natalis Chan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 68 from Hong Kong, China
Natalis "Nat" Chan (born 3 December 1950 in Hong Kong) is a Hong Kong television host, film actor and producer. Besides his duties as a variety show host, he has also been a horse ...more
Ruco Chan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 42 from Hong Kong, China
Ruco Chan Chin-pang (Chinese: 陳展鵬; born 14 January 1977) is a Hong Kong actor and singer. He made his acting debut when he was seventeen years old, appearing in an episode of the TVB television ...more
Wilson Chan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
I want a Ferrari.
Yoon Chan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 47 from Seoul, South Korea
Yoon Chan (born January 3, 1972) is a South Korean actor. He played supporting roles in the films Yellow Hair 2 (2001), Natural City (2003), Hypnotized (2004) and Innocent Steps (2005).
Kenneth Chan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 54 from Hong Kong, China
Kenneth Chan may refer to: Ken Chan (Filipino actor) (born 1993), Filipino-Chinese actor Ken Chan (composer), Hong Kong composer on films such as Naked Weapon Kenneth Chan Kai-tai (born 1964), ...more
Francis Chan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Chan
Age 51 from Chinatown, California
Francis Chan (August 31, 1967) is an American preacher/teacher . He is the former teaching pastor of Cornerstone Community Church in Simi Valley, California, a church he and his wife started in ...more