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

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Rosario Dawson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Rosario Dawson age 37 - Rosario Dawson is an American actress, singer, and writer. She has appeared in films such as Kids, Men in Black II, 25th Hour, Sin City, Clerks II, Rent, Death Proof, The Rundown, Eagle Eye, ...more

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Len Dawson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Len Dawson age 80 - Leonard Ray "Len" Dawson is a former American collegiate and Professional Football quarterback who attended Purdue University and went on to play for three professional teams, most ...more

Andre Dawson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Andre Dawson age 61 - Andre Nolan Dawson, nicknamed "The Hawk" and "Awesome Dawson", is a former American professional baseball player. During a 21-year baseball career, he played for four ...more

Shane Dawson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Shane Dawson age 28 - Shane Lee Dawson is an American YouTube personality, actor, comedian, and film director. Dawson is known for making comedy videos featuring many recurring characters, impersonations, and spoofs ...more

Richard Dawson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Richard Dawson Died at 80 (1932-2012) - Richard Dawson was an English-American actor and comedian, and a game show host and panelist in the United States. Dawson was well known for playing Corporal Peter Newkirk on Hogan's Heroes, ...more

Roxann Dawson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Roxann Dawson age 58 - Roxann Dawson is an American actress, producer, and director, best known as B'Elanna Torres on the television series Star Trek: Voyager.

Charlotte Dawson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Charlotte Dawson Died at 48 (1966-2014) - Charlotte Dawson was a New Zealand–Australian television personality. Her death by suicide attracted Australia-wide news coverage. She was known in New Zealand for her roles as host of Getaway, ...more

Chad Dawson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Chad Dawson age 34 - "Bad" Chad Phillip Dawson is an American professional boxer from Hartsville, South Carolina. On May 1, 2012, Dawson entered Ring Magazine's pound-for-pound rankings for the first time, ...more

Les Dawson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Les Dawson Died at 62 (1931-1993) - Leslie "Les" Dawson, Jr. was an English comedian and writer remembered for deadpan style, curmudgeonly persona and jokes about his mother-in-law and wife.

Craig Dawson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Craig Dawson age 25 - Craig Dawson is an English professional footballer who plays for West Bromwich Albion as a defender. He previously played for Radcliffe Borough, Bolton Wanderers and Rochdale.

Dermontti Dawson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Dermontti Dawson age 50 - Dermontti Farra Dawson is a former American football center. He played his entire career with the Pittsburgh Steelers in the National Football League, and was elected to the Pro Football Hall of ...more

Phil Dawson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Phil Dawson age 40 - Philip Drury Dawson is an American football placekicker for the San Francisco 49ers in the National Football League. He played for the Cleveland Browns from 1999 to 2012 and holds their ...more

Michael Dawson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Michael Dawson age 32 - Michael Richard Dawson is an English professional footballer who plays for Hull City as a defender. He has played for the England national team. Midway through the 2009–10 season, Dawson became ...more

Jinx Dawson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson

Kimya Dawson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Kimya Dawson age 43 - Kimya Dawson is an American singer-songwriter, best known as a solo performer and as one half of The Moldy Peaches. In Swahili, "Kimya" means "silence" or

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Matt Dawson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Matt Dawson age 43 - Matthew James Sutherland "Matt" Dawson, MBE is a retired English rugby union player who played scrum half for Wasps and Northampton Saints. During his international career he toured ...more

Jen Dawson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Jen Dawson age 37 - Jen Dawson is a British model from Sheffield.

Alan Dawson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Alan Dawson Died at 67 (1929-1996) - Alan Dawson was a respected jazz drummer and widely influential percussion teacher based in Boston.

Rian Dawson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Rian Dawson age 28

Scott Dawson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson

Ashley Taylor Dawson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Ashley Taylor Dawson age 35 - Philip Ashley Taylor Dawson is an English actor and singer. He is best known for his role as Darren Osborne in the British Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks, in which he is one of the longest ...more

Anthony Dawson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Anthony Dawson Died at 76 (1916-1992) - Anthony Douglas Gillon Dawson was a Scottish-born actor, best known for his supporting roles in British films.

John Dawson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
John Dawson Died at 52 (1762-1814) - John Dawson was an 18th-century and 19th-century politician and lawyer from Virginia.

Christopher Dawson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Christopher Dawson Died at 81 (1889-1970) - Christopher Henry Dawson FBA was a British independent scholar, who wrote many books on cultural history and Christendom. Christopher H. Dawson has been called "the greatest ...more

Keyunta Dawson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Keyunta Dawson age 30 - Keyunta Dawson is an American football linebacker for the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Indianapolis Colts in the seventh round of the 2007 NFL Draft. ...more

Doug Dawson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Doug Dawson age 55 - Douglas Arlin Dawson is a former American college and professional football player who was an offensive lineman in the National Football League for eleven seasons in the 1980s and 1990s. Dawson ...more

Geraldine Dawson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Geraldine Dawson age 66 - Geraldine Dawson, Ph.D. is an American child clinical psychologist, specializing in autism. She has conducted extensive research on early detection, brain development, and treatment of autism ...more

Tyler Dawson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Tyler Dawson

Branden Dawson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Branden Dawson age 22 - Branden Dawson is a basketball player.

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Alex Dawson is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Alex Dawson age 77 - Alexander Downie Dawson was a Scottish football player. Although born in Aberdeen, Dawson started his career as a trainee with Manchester United. He helped the club win the league title in 1957. ...more

Sarah Dawson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Sarah Dawson age 34 - Sarah Dawson is an American field hockey forward/midfielder, who earned her first senior career cap during the New Zealand Tour on May 16, 2005. Dawson grew up in Berlin, New Jersey and attended ...more

Hal K. Dawson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Hal K. Dawson Died at 91 (1896-1987) - Hal K. Dawson was an actor.

Sky Dawson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Sky Dawson age 58

George Mercer Dawson is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
George Mercer Dawson Died at 52 (1849-1901) - George Mercer Dawson CMG FRS FRSC, was a Canadian scientist and surveyor. He was born in Pictou, Nova Scotia, the eldest son of Sir John William Dawson, Principal of McGill University and his ...more

Tyler Dawson is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Tyler Dawson Tyler Dawson is an actor.

Anna Dawson is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Anna Dawson age 79 - Anna Dawson is an English actress and singer. Born in Bolton, Lancashire, Dawson spent part of her childhood in Tanganyika, where her father worked. She attended the Elmhurst Ballet School and ...more

William L. Dawson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
William L. Dawson Died at 84 (1886-1970) - William Levi Dawson was an African-American politician who represented Chicago, Illinois for more than 27 years in the United States House of Representatives. In the 1940s he was active in the ...more

John William Dawson is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
John William Dawson Died at 79 (1820-1899) - Sir John William Dawson, CMG, FRS, FRSC, was a Canadian geologist and university administrator.

John Dawson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
John Dawson Died at 64 (1945-2009) - John Collins Dawson IV, nicknamed "Marmaduke", was an American musician, singer, and songwriter. He was best known as the leader and co-founder of the country rock band the New Riders ...more

Tracy Dawson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Tracy Dawson age 32 - Tracy Dawson is a Canadian actress, comedian and writer. She is best known for her role as Meghan Fitzpatrick in Call Me Fitz, for which she won the Gemini Award for Best Lead Actress in a ...more

Trent Dawson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Trent Dawson age 46 - Trent Ashley Dawson is an American actor, best known for his role as Henry Coleman on the daytime soap opera As the World Turns. He was hired to play Henry for just a few days in 1999. Positive ...more

William Crosby Dawson is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
William Crosby Dawson Died at 58 (1798-1856) - William Crosby Dawson was a lawyer, judge, politician, and soldier from Georgia.

Joseph J. Dawson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Joseph J. Dawson Joseph J. Dawson is an actor.

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Coningsby Dawson is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Coningsby Dawson Died at 76 (1883-1959) - Coningsby Dawson was an Anglo-American novelist and soldier, Canadian Field Artillery, born at High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England.

Jeremy Dawson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Jeremy Dawson Jeremy Dawson is a film producer and visual effects designer.

Bernhard Dawson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Bernhard Dawson Died at 70 (1890-1960) - Bernhard Hildebrandt Dawson was a U.S.-born Argentine astronomer. He was born in Kansas City, Missouri and earned a B.S. from the University of Michigan, 1916. From 1913 onward, he worked at the ...more

Mike Dawson is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Mike Dawson Died at 55 (1953-2008) - Michael Daniel Dawson was an American football defensive lineman in the National Football League who was selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 1st round of the 1976 NFL Draft. A 6'4", ...more

Deco Dawson is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Deco Dawson age 37 - Deco Dawson is a film editor, a film director, a screenwriter, a cinematographer and a film producer.

Peter Dawson is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Peter Dawson Died at 79 (1882-1961) - Peter Smith Dawson was an Australian bass-baritone and songwriter. Dawson gained worldwide renown through song recitals and many best-selling recordings of operatic arias, oratorio solos and ...more

Adam Alexander Dawson is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
Adam Alexander Dawson Died at 97 (1913-2010) - Adam Dawson was a noted film editor. Adam Alexander Dawson was born at 33 Royal Terrace, Edinburgh, son of Alexander Bashall Dawson and Aileen Twentyman Smithers. He was a descendant of both the ...more