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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean 

Chris Abraham
Updated October 13, 2018 5.7k views 95 items
Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Dean. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Dean on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Dean as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Dean along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Dean, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Deans include James Dean, Dizzy Dean, and Howard Dean, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Dizzy Dean is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Dec. at 64 (1910-1974) from Lucas, Arkansas
Jay Hanna "Dizzy" Dean (January 16, 1910 – July 17, 1974), also known as Jerome Herman Dean, was an American professional baseball pitcher. During Dean's Major League Baseball (MLB) ...more
Howard Dean is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Age 70 from East Hampton, New York, USA
Howard Brush Dean III (born November 17, 1948) is an American physician, author, and retired politician who served as Governor of Vermont from 1991 to 2003 and Chair of the Democratic National ...more
Fred Dean is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Age 67 from Arcadia, Louisiana
Frederick Rudolph Dean (born February 24, 1952) is a former American football player in the National Football League, and a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame. His career started with the ...more
Jimmy Dean is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Dec. at 82 (1928-2010) from Plainview, Texas, USA
Jimmy Ray Dean (August 10, 1928 – June 13, 2010) was an American country music singer, television host, actor, and businessman. He was the creator of the Jimmy Dean sausage brand as well as the ...more
Hazell Dean is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Age 66 from Chelmsford, England
Hazell Dean (born Hazel Dean Poole, 27 October 1952) is an English dance-pop singer, who achieved her biggest success in the 1980s as a leading Hi-NRG artist. She is best known for the top ten ...more
Jan and Dean is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Jan and Dean were an American rock duo consisting of William Jan Berry (April 3, 1941 – March 26, 2004) and Dean Ormsby Torrence (born March 10, 1940). In the early 1960s, they were pioneers of ...more
Dixie Dean is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Dec. at 73 (1907-1980) from Birkenhead, United Kingdom
William Ralph "Dixie" Dean (22 January 1907 – 1 March 1980) was an English footballer who played as a centre forward. Born in Birkenhead, he began his career at his hometown club ...more
Letitia Dean is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Age 51 from Potters Bar, United Kingdom
Letitia Jane Dean (born 14 November 1967) is an English actress. She is known for her portrayal of Sharon Watts in the BBC soap opera, EastEnders. An original cast member from 1985 to 1995, she ...more
Billy Dean is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Age 56 from Quincy, Florida, United States of America
William Harold Dean Jr. (born April 2, 1962) is an American country music singer and songwriter. He first gained national attention after appearing on the television talent competition Star ...more
Christopher Dean is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Age 60 from East Midlands, Nottinghamshire, Eurasia, United Kingdom, Nottingham, England, United Kingdom, with Dependencies and Territories
Christopher Colin Dean, OBE (born 27 July 1958 in Calverton, Nottinghamshire) is an English ice dancer who won a gold medal at the 1984 Winter Olympics with his skating partner Jayne Torvill. ...more
Ester Dean is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Age 32 from Muskogee, Oklahoma, United States of America
Esther Renay "Ester" Dean (born April 15, 1982) is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and actress. Dean has also written songs for many artists, with numerous Top 10 ...more
John Dean is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Age 80 from Akron, Ohio, United States of America
John Wesley Dean III (born October 14, 1938) is a former attorney who served as White House Counsel for United States President Richard Nixon from July 1970 until April 1973. Dean is known for ...more
James Dean is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Dec. at 24 (1931-1955) from Marion, Indiana, United States of America
James Byron Dean (February 8, 1931 – September 30, 1955) was an American actor from Indiana. He is remembered as a cultural icon of teenage disillusionment and social estrangement, as expressed ...more
Egypt Daoud Dean is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Age 8 from New York City, New York
Egypt Daoud Dean is the son of Swizz Beatz and Alicia Keys.
Everett Dean is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Dec. at 95 (1898-1993) from Livonia, Madison Township, Indiana
Everett S. Dean (March 18, 1898 – October 26, 1993) was an American college basketball and baseball coach.
Deborah Gore Dean is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Deborah Gore Dean is a former United States federal employee in the US Department of Housing and Urban Development during the Ronald Reagan presidency. She is also a distant relative of the ...more
Torvill and Dean is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Torvill and Dean (Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean) are English ice dancers and former British, European, Olympic and World champions. At the Sarajevo 1984 Winter Olympics the pair won gold ...more
DJ Dean is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Age 43 from Hamburg, Germany
DJ Dean (born as Martin Schmidt October 25, 1975 in Hamburg, Germany) is a German Euro-Trance/Hard Trance DJ, producer, and current, longtime resident DJ of the Tunnel dance club in Hamburg, ...more
Mike Dean is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Michael George Dean (born March 1, 1965) is an American hip hop record producer, audio engineer, and multi-instrumentalist from Houston, Texas. Dean is best known for recording and mixing songs ...more
Bill Dean is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Dec. at 79 (1921-2000) from England
Bill Dean (born Patrick Anthony Connolly, 3 September 1921 – 20 April 2000) was a British actor who was born in Everton, Liverpool, Lancashire. He took his stage name in honour of Everton ...more
Paul Dean is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Dec. at 69 (1912-1981) from Arkansas
Paul Dee Dean (August 14, 1912 – March 17, 1981), nicknamed "Daffy", was an American Major League Baseball right-handed pitcher. Born in Lucas, Arkansas, he pitched for the St. Louis ...more
Paul Dean is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Age 67 from Plymouth, United Kingdom
Tacita Dean is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Age 54 from Canterbury, United Kingdom
Tacita Charlotte Dean CBE, RA (born 1965) is a British visual artist who works primarily in film. She was a nominee for the Turner Prize in 1998, won the Hugo Boss Prize in 2006, and was elected ...more
Loren Dean is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Age 49 from Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Loren Dean (born July 31, 1969) is an American actor. He has appeared on stage and in feature films.
Ron Dean is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Ron Dean (born August 15, 1938) is an American film and television actor. He appeared in such movies as Risky Business, The Breakfast Club, Cocktail, The Babe, The Fugitive, The Client, and The ...more