Celebrities Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean  

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 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
Died at 64 (1910-1974) - Jay Hanna "Dizzy" Dean, also known as Jerome Herman Dean, was an American professional baseball player. He played in Major League Baseball as a pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals, ...more

Howard Dean is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 69 - Howard Brush Dean III is an American former politician who served as the 79th Governor of Vermont from 1991 to 2003 and Chairman of the Democratic National Committee from 2005 to 2009. Dean was ...more

Fred Dean is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 66 - Frederick Rudolph "Fred" Dean 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 San Diego ...more

Jimmy Dean is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Died at 82 (1928-2010) - Jimmy Ray Dean was an American country music singer, television host, actor and businessman. Although he may be best known today as the creator of the Jimmy Dean sausage brand, he became a ...more

Hazell Dean is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 65 - Hazell Dean is a British 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 hits "Searchin'", "Whatever ...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 and roll duo consisting of William Jan Berry and Dean Ormsby Torrence. In the early 1960s, they were pioneers of the California Sound and vocal surf music ...more

Dixie Dean is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Died at 73 (1907-1980) - William Ralph "Dixie" Dean was an English footballer who played as a centre forward. Born in Birkenhead, he began his career at his hometown club Tranmere Rovers before moving on to ...more

Letitia Dean is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 50 - Letitia Dean is an English actress and singer. She is best known for her role as Sharon Watts, one of the original characters in the BBC soap opera EastEnders. Dean was part of the original cast ...more

Billy Dean is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 56 - William Harold "Billy" Dean, Jr. is an American country music singer and songwriter. Billy Dean first gained national attention after appearing on the television talent competition ...more

Christopher Dean is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 59 - Christopher Colin Dean, OBE is an English ice dancer who won a gold medal at the 1984 Winter Olympics with his skating partner Jayne Torvill. They also won a bronze medal at the 1994 Winter

Ester Dean is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 31 - Esther Renay Dean, Better known by her stage name Ester Dean is an American songwriter, singer, rapper, actress, and record producer. Her 2009 single "Drop It Low" featured singer ...more

John Dean is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 79 - John Wesley Dean III served as White House Counsel for United States President Richard Nixon from July 1970 until April 1973. In this position, he became deeply involved in events leading up to ...more

James Dean is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Died at 24 (1931-1955) - James Byron Dean was an American actor. He is a cultural icon of teenage disillusionment and social estrangement, as expressed in the title of his most celebrated film, Rebel Without a Cause, in ...more

Egypt Daoud Dean is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 7 - 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
Died at 95 (1898-1993) - Everett S. Dean was a college men's 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 are British ice dancers and former British, European, Olympic and World champions. At the Sarajevo 1984 Winter Olympics the pair became the highest scoring figure skaters of all ...more

DJ Dean is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 42 - DJ Dean is a German Euro-Trance/Hard Trance DJ, producer, and current, longtime resident DJ of the Tunnel dance club in Hamburg, Germany. He is also the founder of the German trance label Tunnel ...more

Mike Dean is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Mike Dean is an American hip hop producer and multi-instrumentalist from Houston, Texas. He is known for pioneering the Dirty South sound in the 1990s, particularly in work for artists from ...more

Bill Dean is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Died at 79 (1921-2000) - Bill Dean was a British actor who was born in Everton, Liverpool, Lancashire. He was born Patrick Connolly but took his stage name in honour of Everton football legend William 'Dixie' Dean.

Paul Dean is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Died at 69 (1912-1981) - Paul Dee "Daffy" Dean was an American Major League Baseball right-handed pitcher. Born in Lucas, Arkansas, he pitched for the St. Louis Cardinals, the New York Giants, and the St. ...more

Paul Dean is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
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Tacita Dean is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 53 - Tacita Charlotte Dean OBE is an English visual artist who works primarily in film. She is one of the Young British Artists, and was a nominee for the Turner Prize in 1998. She lives and works in ...more

Loren Dean is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 48 - Loren Dean 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 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 Dark Knight. He is best ...more

Abner Dean is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Died at 72 (1910-1982) - Abner Dean, born Abner Epstein in New York City, was an American cartoonist who was the nephew of sculptor Jacob Epstein. In allegorical or surrealist situations, Dean often depicted extremes of ...more

Basil Dean is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Died at 90 (1888-1978) - Basil Herbert Dean CBE was an English actor, writer, film producer/film director and theatrical producer/director. Born in Croydon, Surrey, Dean started his career in showbusiness in London as a ...more

Morton Dean is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 83 - Morton Dean is an American television news journalist who has worked for CBS News and ABC News since the mid-1960s. Dean is currently a Partner at corporate and executive communications firm of ...more

Man Mountain Dean is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Died at 62 (1891-1953) - Man Mountain Dean, born Frank Simmons Leavitt, was a professional wrestler of the early 1900s. He was born in New York City, the son of John McKenney and Henrietta N. Leavitt. From childhood, ...more

Kevin Dean is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
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Allison Dean is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Allison Dean is an actress.

Minnie Dean is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Died at 51 (1844-1895) - Williamina "Minnie" Dean was a New Zealander who was found guilty of infanticide and hanged. She was the only woman to receive the death penalty in New Zealand, although several others ...more

Lalla Dean is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Lalla Dean Lalla Dean is a glamour model who has appeared in the British tabloid, The Sun as a Page 3 girl.

Jason Dean is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 38 - Jason Dean is an American magician. At a young age, he was described by Max Maven as someone "with the power to raise even the most jaded eyebrows". In Kansas City, Missouri, he won ...more

Elton Dean is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Died at 61 (1945-2006) - Elton Dean was an English jazz musician who performed on alto saxophone, saxello and occasionally keyboard.

Roger Dean is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 73 - William Roger Dean, better known as Roger Dean, is an English artist, designer and publisher. He is best known for his work on posters and album covers for musicians, which he began painting in ...more

Nathaniel Dean is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Nathaniel Dean is an award winning actor and voice over artist. His most recent performance was his portrayal of William Thornhill in the Neil Armfield's, The Secret River, based on Kate ...more

Calvin Dean is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 32 - Calvin Ainsley Dean is an English actor, best known for portraying Darren Mullet in the 2009 film Tormented.

Benjamin Dean is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Died at 73 (1824-1897) - Benjamin Dean was a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Massachusetts.

Paul Dean is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 72 - Paul Warren Dean is the lead guitarist for the Canadian rock band Loverboy which reached huge fame in the early 1980s.

Ivor Dean is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Died at 57 (1917-1974) - Ivor Donald Dean was a British stage and television actor. With his lugubrious demeanour he was often cast as world-weary police officers or butlers, and indeed it is for the role of Chief ...more

Brenda Dean is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 74 - Brenda Dean, Baroness Dean of Thornton-le-Fylde PC, FRSA is a British trade unionist and politician. She began her career as a trade unionist as a teenager, becoming President of the print union ...more

Mark Dean is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 61 - Mark E. Dean is an American inventor and a computer engineer. He was part of the team that developed the ISA bus, and he led a design team for making a one-gigahertz computer processor chip. He ...more

Rick Dean is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Died at 54 (1952-2006) - Rick Dean was an actor.

Jeff Dean is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 50 - Jeffrey Adgate "Jeff" Dean is an American computer scientist and software engineer. He is currently a Google Senior Fellow in the Systems and Infrastructure Group.

Brett Dean is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 56 - Brett Dean is a contemporary Australian composer, violist and conductor.

Kevin Dean is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean

Felicity Dean is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 59 - Felicity Dean is a British actress who is critically acclaimed in both film and stage.

Karl Dean is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
age 62 - Karl Foster Dean is the sixth mayor of the Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, Tennessee. He was sworn in on September 21, 2007. From 1999 to January 9, 2007, Karl Dean ...more

William F. Dean is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dean
Died at 82 (1899-1981) - William Frishe Dean, Sr. was a United States Army major general during World War II and the Korean War. He received the Medal of Honor for his actions on July 20 and 21, 1950, during the Battle ...more