Celebrities Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas  

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

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Michael Douglas is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 73 - Michael Kirk Douglas is an American actor and producer, primarily in movies and television. He has won four Golden Globes, including the Cecil B. DeMille Award, two Academy Awards—as producer of ...more

Kane Douglas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 28 - Kane Douglas is an Australian rugby union footballer who currently plays for Leinster Rugby was previously with the New South Wales Waratahs in the international Super Rugby competition and the ...more

Gabby Douglas is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 22 - Gabrielle Christina Victoria "Gabby" Douglas is an American artistic gymnast. As a member of the U.S. Women's Gymnastics team at the 2012 Summer Olympics, she won gold medals in both ...more

Donna Douglas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 85 - Donna Douglas was an American actress and singer, known for her role as Elly May Clampett in CBS's The Beverly Hillbillies. Following her acting career, Douglas became a real estate agent, a ...more

Shane Douglas is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 53 - Troy Allan Martin is an American professional wrestler and promoter, better known by his ring name Shane Douglas. In the course of his career, which has spanned over three decades, Douglas has ...more

Toney Douglas is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 32 - Toney Bernard Douglas is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the New Orleans Pelicans of the National Basketball Association. Born in Tampa, Florida, he attended ...more

Illeana Douglas is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 50 - Illeana Douglas is an American actress, director, screenwriter, and producer.

Buster Douglas is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 57 - James "Buster" Douglas is a former undisputed world heavyweight boxing champion who scored a stunning upset when he knocked out previously undefeated champion Mike Tyson on February ...more

Hugh Douglas is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 46 - Hugh Lamont Douglas is a former American football defensive end in the National Football League and former football analyst for the ESPN television network. His playing career included stints ...more

Melvyn Douglas is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
Died at 80 (1901-1981) - Melvyn Edouard Hesselberg, better known as Melvyn Douglas, was an American actor. Douglas came to prominence in the 1930s as a suave leading man, perhaps best typified by his performance in the ...more

Stephen A. Douglas is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
Died at 48 (1813-1861) - Stephen Arnold Douglas was an American politician from Brandon, Vermont and the designer of the Kansas–Nebraska Act. He was a U.S. Representative, a U.S. Senator, and the Democratic Party ...more

Jerry Douglas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 61 - Gerald Calvin "Jerry" Douglas is an American resonator guitar and lap steel player and record producer.

Kathy Douglas is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
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Jack Douglas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
Died at 81 (1927-2008) - Jack Douglas, born John Douglas Roberton was an English actor most famous for his roles in the Carry On films.

Angela Douglas is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 77 - Angela Douglas, born Angela McDonagh, is an English actress.

Mike Douglas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
Died at 86 (1920-2006) - Mike Douglas was an American "Big Band" era singer, entertainer, and television talk show host.

Sherman Douglas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 51 - Sherman Douglas is a retired American professional basketball player from Syracuse University who played for the Miami Heat, Boston Celtics, Milwaukee Bucks, New Jersey Nets and the Los Angeles ...more

Jerry Douglas is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 85 - Jerry Douglas is an American television and film actor. For 25 years Jerry Douglas reigned in fictional Genoa City as patriarch John Abbott on the daytime television serial The Young and the ...more

Paul Douglas is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
Died at 52 (1907-1959) - Paul Douglas was an American actor.

Kyan Douglas is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 47 - Kyan Douglas was the grooming expert on the American television program Queer Eye.

Sarah Douglas is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 65 - Sarah Douglas is an English actress. She is perhaps best known for playing the Kryptonian supervillain Ursa in Superman and Superman II. Her other prominent roles include that of the evil Queen ...more

Robert Douglas is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
Died at 90 (1909-1999) - Robert Douglas was born as Robert Douglas Finlayson in Fenny Stratford, Buckinghamshire. He was a successful stage and film actor, a television director and producer. He studied at RADA and made ...more

Lord Alfred Douglas is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
Died at 75 (1870-1945) - Lord Alfred Bruce Douglas, nicknamed Bosie, was an English author, poet and translator, better known as the friend and lover of writer Oscar Wilde. Much of his early poetry was Uranian in theme, ...more

William O. Douglas is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
Died at 82 (1898-1980) - William Orville Douglas served as an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. Nominated by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, Douglas was confirmed at the age of 40, one of the ...more

Stephen Douglas is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
Stephen Douglas Former British journalist for Sky News and North of England Correspondent for ITV News. Stephen is a BAFTA award winning journalist having been the first reporter on the scene of ...more

Barry Douglas is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 57 - Barry Douglas,OBE in Belfast, Northern Ireland, is a classical pianist and conductor.

Lee Douglas is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 42 - Lee Douglas is a member of the musical group, Anathema.

Paul Douglas is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
Died at 84 (1892-1976) - Paul Howard Douglas was an American politician and economist. A member of the Democratic Party, he served as a U.S. Senator from Illinois for eighteen years, from 1949 to 1967. During his Senate ...more

Eric Douglas is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
Died at 46 (1958-2004) - Eric Anthony Douglas was an American actor and stand-up comedian. Douglas was the youngest son of actor Kirk Douglas and his second wife Anne Buydens. One of his half-siblings was Academy ...more

Bill Douglas is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 73 - Bill Douglas is a Canadian musician, composer, pianist, and bassoonist whose works received influence from classical music, jazz, African, Brazilian and Indian music, 1970s funk and many other ...more

Orville Lloyd Douglas is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 41 - Orville Lloyd Douglas is a Canadian, essayist, poet, and writer.

Chip Douglas is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 75 - Douglas Farthing Hatlelid, better known as Chip Douglas, is a songwriter, musician, and record producer, whose most famous work was during the 1960s. He was the producer of some of the Monkees ...more

Ellen Douglas is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
Died at 91 (1921-2012) - Ellen Douglas was the pen name of Josephine Ayres Haxton, an American author. Her book Apostles of Light was a National Book Award nominee. Douglas was born in Natchez, Mississippi and grew up ...more

Carl Douglas is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 75 - Carlton George Douglas, also known by his stage name Carl Douglas, is a Jamaican recording artist. Douglas rose to prominence after releasing his single "Kung Fu Fighting".

Gavin Douglas is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
Died at 48 (1474-1522) - Gavin Douglas was a Scottish bishop, makar and translator. Although he had an important political career, it is for his poetry that he is now chiefly remembered. His principal pioneering ...more

Dave Douglas is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 55 - Dave Douglas is an American jazz trumpeter and composer whose music derives from jazz, classical music, folk music, electronica and klezmer. Since 1993, Douglas has recorded more than forty ...more

Helen Gahagan Douglas is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
Died at 80 (1900-1980) - Helen Gahagan Douglas was an American actress and politician. She was the third woman and first Democratic woman elected to Congress from California; her election made California one of the ...more

Shirley Douglas is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 84 - Shirley Jean Douglas, OC is a Canadian television, film and stage actress and activist. Her acting career combined with her family name has made her recognizable in Canadian film, television and ...more

Merrill Douglas is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 82 - Merrill George Douglas was an American football running back in the National Football League for the Chicago Bears, the Dallas Cowboys, and the Philadelphia Eagles. He played college football at ...more

Harry Douglas is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 31 - Harry Douglas IV is an American football wide receiver for the Tennessee Titans of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Atlanta Falcons in the third round of the 2008 NFL Draft. ...more

Gabby Douglas is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas

Kirk Douglas is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 101 - Kirk Douglas is an American film and stage actor, film producer and author. After an impoverished childhood with immigrant parents and six sisters, he had his film debut in The Strange Love of ...more

Findlay S. Douglas is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
Died at 85 (1874-1959) - Findlay Small Douglas was a Scottish amateur golfer who won the U.S. Amateur in 1898, and later became President of the United States Golf Association. Born in St Andrews, Scotland, Douglas ...more

Jason Douglas is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 38 - Jason Douglas is a Canadian boxer best known to win the Commonwealth title 2002 in the heavyweight 91 kg/201 lbs limit division.

Bill Douglas is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
William A. "Bill" Douglas was a rugby union player who represented Australia. Douglas was born in Sydney, New South Wales and claimed one international rugby cap for Australia.

David Douglas is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
Died at 35 (1799-1834) - David Douglas was a Scottish botanist. He was born to John Douglas, a stonemason, and Jean Drummond. He worked as a gardener, and explored the Scottish Highlands, North America, and Hawaii, ...more

Tommy Douglas is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
Died at 82 (1904-1986) - Thomas Clement "Tommy" Douglas, PC CC SOM was a Scottish-born Canadian social democratic politician and Baptist minister. He was elected to the Canadian House of Commons in 1935 as a ...more

Michael Douglas is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 47 - Michael Douglas is a Canadian skeleton racer who has competed since 2006. He played football and competed in track whilst at University in Toronto, and at the age of 30 he was discovered by ...more

Gordon Douglas is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
Died at 86 (1907-1993) - Gordon Douglas was an American film director, who directed many different genres of films over the course of a five-decade career in motion pictures. He was a native of New York City.

Jackson Douglas is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Douglas
age 49 - Jackson Douglas is an American actor. He is known for his role as Jackson Belleville in the television series Gilmore Girls, for which he's also directed the Season 5 episode To Live and Let ...more