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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon 

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 Dixon. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Dixon on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Dixon as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Dixon along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Dixon, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Dixons include Alesha Dixon, Donna Dixon, and Willie Dixon, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Alesha Dixon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Age 40 from Welwyn Garden City, England
Alesha Anjanette Dixon (born 7 October 1978) is an English singer, songwriter, rapper, dancer, model, and television personality. Dixon rose to fame in 2001 as a member of the all-female ...more
Donna Dixon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Age 61 from Virginia, United States of America
Donna Lynn Dixon (born July 20, 1957) is a retired American actress and former beauty queen. After meeting and starring together in the film Doctor Detroit, Dixon has worked in several movies ...more
Willie Dixon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Willie Dixon Dec. at 77 (1915-1992) from Vicksburg, Mississippi, United States of America
William James Dixon (July 1, 1915 – January 29, 1992) was an American blues musician, vocalist, songwriter, arranger and record producer. He was proficient in playing both the upright bass and ...more
Dixon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Dixon (born Steffen Berkhahn) is a Berlin-based house and techno DJ, producer and manager of the Innervisions label. He was the number one DJ on Resident Advisor's Top 100 DJ Poll every year ...more
George Dixon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Dec. at 38 (1870-1908) from Halifax Regional Municipality, Canada
George Dixon (July 29, 1870 – January 6, 1908) was a Canadian professional boxer. After winning the Bantamweight title in 1892, Dixon became the first ever black to win a World Championship in ...more
Dennis Dixon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Age 30 from Oakland, California
Dennis Lee Dixon Jr. (born January 11, 1985) is a former American football quarterback. He was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the fifth round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He played college ...more
Kerry Dixon is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Age 57 from Luton, United Kingdom
Kerry Michael Dixon (born 24 July 1961, in Luton) is an English retired professional footballer who played as a forward. His club career was spent most notably at Chelsea, where he won the ...more
Hanford Dixon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Age 60 from Mobile, Alabama
Hanford Dixon (born December 25, 1958) is a former professional American football cornerback who played his entire career (1981–1989) for the Cleveland Browns of the NFL. Dixon made the Pro Bowl ...more
Anthony Dixon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Age 31 from Jackson, Mississippi
Anthony Rishard "Boobie" Dixon (born September 24, 1987) is an American football running back who is currently with The Spring League. He was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the ...more
Ivan Dixon is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Dec. at 77 (1931-2008) from Harlem, New York City, New York, USA
Ivan Nathaniel Dixon III (April 6, 1931 – March 16, 2008) was an American actor, director, and producer best known for his series role in the 1960s sitcom Hogan's Heroes, for his role in the ...more
Lee Dixon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Age 54 from Manchester, United Kingdom
Lee Michael Dixon (born 17 March 1964) is an English retired professional footballer who played as a right-back for Arsenal, Burnley, Bury, Chester City and Stoke City. Dixon was also capped 22 ...more
Sheila Dixon is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Age 65 from Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
Sheila Ann Dixon (born December 27, 1953) served as the forty-eighth mayor of Baltimore, Maryland. When the former mayor, Martin O'Malley, was sworn in as governor on January 17, 2007, Dixon, ...more
Don Dixon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Age 68 from USA, South Carolina, Lancaster
Don Dixon (born December 13, 1950) is a record producer, songwriter, musician, bass guitarist, and very occasional actor. Dixon is considered to be one of the key producers of what is called the ...more
Joseph Dixon is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Dec. at 70 (1799-1869) from Marblehead, Massachusetts
Joseph Dixon (1799–1869) was an inventor, entrepreneur and the founder of what became the Dixon Ticonderoga Company, a well-known manufacturer of pencils in the United States. His fascination ...more
Rickey Dixon is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Age 49 from Dallas, Texas
Rickey Dixon (born December 26, 1966) is a former cornerback and special teams player for the Oklahoma Sooners and later the National Football League’s Cincinnati Bengals and Los Angeles
Carl Dixon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Carleton Anthony "Carl" Dixon is a Canadian rock singer, keyboardist and guitarist. He has been a member of the bands Coney Hatch, April Wine and The Guess Who.
Hewritt Dixon is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Age Died at 52 (1940-1992) from La Crosse, Florida
Hewritt Frederick Dixon, Jr. (January 8, 1940 – November 24, 1992) was a professional American football player who played running back for seven seasons for the American Football League's Denver ...more
Jerry Dixon is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Age 51 from Pasadena, California, United States of America
Jerry Lawrence Dixon (born September 15, 1967) is an American musician, and one of the original members of the 1980s rock band Warrant. He was born in Pasadena, California. He has a son, Grady ...more
Danell Dixon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Bill Dixon is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Dec. at 85 (1925-2010) from Nantucket, Massachusetts, United States of America
Bill Dixon (October 5, 1925 – June 16, 2010) was an American composer, improviser, visual artist, activist, and educator. Dixon was one of the seminal figures in free jazz and late ...more
James Dixon is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Dec. at 59 (1814-1873) from Enfield, Connecticut, USA
James Dixon (August 5, 1814 – March 27, 1873) was a United States Representative and Senator from Connecticut.
Juan Dixon is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Age 40 from Baltimore, Maryland
Juan Dixon (born October 9, 1978) is an American former professional basketball player and the current head coach for Coppin State University in Baltimore. Dixon led the University of Maryland ...more
Antonio Dixon is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Age 33 from Miami, Florida
Antonio Dixon (born July 17, 1985) is an American football nose tackle who is currently a free agent. He was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Washington Redskins in 2009. He played for ...more
George Washington Dixon ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
George Washington Dixon Dec. at 60 (1801-1861) from Richmond, Virginia
George Washington Dixon (1801? – March 2, 1861) was an American singer, stage actor, and newspaper editor. He rose to prominence as a blackface performer (possibly the first American to do so) ...more
Scott Dixon is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Dixon
Age 38 from Brisbane, Australia
Scott Ronald Dixon (born 22 July 1980) is a New Zealand professional racing driver. Competing for Chip Ganassi Racing since joining IndyCar, Dixon has won the championship five times: in 2003, ...more