Entertainment Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson  

Chris Abraham
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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
age 39
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, The Rundown, Eagle Eye, Alexander, Seven ...more

Len Dawson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
age 83
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
age 64
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
age 30
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
Dec. 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
age 60
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
Dec. 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
age 36
"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
Dec. 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
age 28
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
age 53
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
age 44
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
age 35
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
age 46
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

Matt Dawson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dawson
age 46
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
age 39
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
Dec. 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
age 31

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
age 37
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
Dec. 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 Dec. 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 Dec. 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
age 33
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