Who Is The Most Famous Cohen In The World?

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Vote up everyone you recognize with the last name Cohen.

How many celebrities with the last name Cohen can you think of? The famous Cohens below have many different professions, including notable actors with the last name Cohen, famous musicians named Cohen, and even athletes named Cohen.

Sacha Baron Cohen is certainly one of the most famous Cohens on this list. One of the famous comedians with the last name Cohen, he rose to fame after starring in Da Ali G Show from 2000 until 2004. Borat, The Trial of the Chicago 7, and Hugo are a few of his notable films.

Another of the famous people with the last name Cohen is Leonard Cohen. He was a singer-songwriter and poet. His most famous songs include “Everybody Knows,” “Bird on the Wire,” and “Hallelujah.”

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people with the last name Cohen? Just add them to the list! Then be sure to vote up all of the celebrities with the surname Cohen that you've heard of. 

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  • Leonard Cohen
    • Birthplace: Westmount, Canada
    Leonard Norman Cohen (September 21, 1934 – November 7, 2016) was a Canadian singer, songwriter, poet, and novelist. His work explored religion, politics, isolation, sexuality, and romantic ...more
  • Mickey Cohen
    • Birthplace: New York City, New York
    Meyer Harris "Mickey" Cohen (September 4, 1913 – July 29, 1976) was an American gangster based in Los Angeles and boss of the Cohen crime family. He also had strong ties to the Italian American Mafia ...more
  • Sacha Baron Cohen
    • Birthplace: England, London
    Sacha Noam Baron Cohen (born 13 October 1971) is an English actor, comedian, writer, and producer. He is known for his creation and portrayal of fictional satirical characters, including Ali G, Borat ...more
  • Sasha Cohen
    • Birthplace: Westwood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    Alexandra Pauline "Sasha" Cohen (born October 26, 1984) is an American figure skater. She is the 2006 Olympic silver medalist, a three-time World Championship medalist, the 2003 Grand Prix Final ...more
  • Michael Cohen
    Michael Dean Cohen is an American attorney who worked as a lawyer for Donald Trump until his termination of employment in May 2018. Cohen served as a vice-president of the Trump Organization and ...more
  • Eli Cohen
    • Birthplace: Alexandria, Egypt
    Eliyahu Ben-Shaul Cohen (Hebrew: אֱלִיָּהוּ בֵּן שָׁאוּל כֹּהֵן‎, Arabic: إيلي كوهين‎‎; 26 December 1924 – 18 May 1965), commonly known as Eli Cohen, was an Israeli spy. He is best known for his ...more