Entertainment Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer  

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

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Jenna Fischer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 44 - Regina Marie "Jenna" Fischer is an American actress and director. She is known for her Emmy-nominated portrayal of Pam Beesly on the NBC situation comedy The Office. She has also ...more

Bobby Fischer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Died at 65 (1943-2008) - Robert James "Bobby" Fischer was an American chess prodigy, grandmaster, and the eleventh World Chess Champion. Many consider him the greatest chess player of all time. At age 13 ...more

Helene Fischer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 33 - Helene Fischer is a German singer and entertainer. Since her debut in 2005 she has won numerous awards, including eight Echo awards, four "Die Krone der Volksmusik" awards and the ...more

Julia Fischer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 34 - Julia Fischer is a German classical violinist and pianist.

Kate Fischer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 42 - Kate Fischer, aka Katie Fischer, is an Australian model and actress.

Klaus Fischer is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 68 - Klaus Fischer is a German former footballer and coach, noted for his bicycle kicks.

Edwin Fischer is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Edwin Fischer was a Swiss classical pianist and conductor. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest interpreters of traditional Germanic repertoire of the twentieth century, and one of the ...more

Birgit Fischer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 56 - Birgit Fischer is a German kayaker, who has won eight gold medals over six different Olympic Games, a record she shares with Aladár Gerevich, spanning seven Olympiads: twice representing ...more

Sven Fischer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 46 - Sven Fischer is a former German biathlete. He trained with the WSV Oberhof club, and was coached by Frank Ullrich and Fritz Fischer and Klaus Siebert. After the 2006/07 biathlon season, he

Heinz Fischer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 79 - Heinz Fischer, GColIH is the President of Austria. He took office on 8 July 2004 and was re-elected for a second and last term on 25 April 2010. Fischer previously served as Minister of Science ...more

Joschka Fischer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 69 - Joseph Martin "Joschka" Fischer is a German politician of the Alliance '90/The Greens. He served as Foreign Minister and Vice Chancellor of Germany in the cabinet of Gerhard ...more

Nilla Fischer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 33 - Åsa Nilla Maria Fischer is a Swedish footballer for VfL Wolfsburg and the Swedish national team. She was previously the captain of LdB FC Malmö. Fischer won most of her caps for ...more

Bill Fischer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 91 - Bill Fischer is a former American football offensive lineman in the National Football League.

Viktor Fischer is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 23 - Viktor Fischer is a Danish professional footballer who plays as a left winger for Ajax in the Dutch Eredivisie and the Denmark national team.

Pat Fischer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 75 - Patrick Fischer is a former American football cornerback in the National Football League for the St. Louis Cardinals from 1961 to 1967, and the Washington Redskins from 1968 to 1977. Fischer ...more

Claude S. Fischer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 70 - Claude Serge Fischer is an American sociologist and Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Berkeley. He has taught undergraduate and graduate courses in urban sociology, ...more

Lisa Fischer is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 59 - Lisa Fischer is an American vocalist and songwriter. She rose to fame in 1991 with her debut album So Intense, which produced the Grammy Award–winning hit single "How Can I Ease the ...more

Stanley Fischer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 74 - Stanley "Stan" Fischer is an economist and the vice chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve System. Born in Northern Rhodesia, he holds dual citizenship in Israel and the United States. He ...more

Vera Fischer is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 66 - Vera Fischer is a Brazilian actress of long-standing reputation and works in cinema and for the small screen, particularly for telenovelas. A former beauty pageant titleholder, she was crowned ...more

Deb Fischer is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 67 - Debra Strobel "Deb" Fischer is the senior U.S. Senator from the state of Nebraska. Previously, she was a two-term member of the Nebraska Legislature, representing the 43rd District. ...more

Jiří Fischer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 37 - Jiří Fischer is a former professional ice hockey defenceman in the National Hockey League who played his entire career with the Detroit Red Wings. He currently serves as Detroit's ...more

Fritz Fischer is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Dec. at 91 (1912-2003) - Fritz Ernst Fischer was a German medical doctor who, under the Nazi regime, participated in medical experiments conducted on inmates of the Ravensbrück concentration camp. Fischer was born ...more

Artur Fischer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 98 - Artur Fischer is an inventor. He registered his first patent in 1949 for a Photo Flash Light, with synchronised trigger. From 1957 he concentrated more on fixing elements. He invented flash ...more

Todd Fischer is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 57 - Todd Richard Fischer is a retired professional baseball player who played part of one season for the California Angels of Major League Baseball. He holds the unusual distinction of losing a game ...more

Clare Fischer is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Dec. at 84 (1928-2012) - Douglas Clare Fischer was an American keyboardist, composer, arranger, and bandleader. After graduating from Michigan State University, he became the pianist and arranger for the vocal group the ...more

Hermann Emil Fischer is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Dec. at 67 (1852-1919) - Hermann Emil Louis Fischer was a German chemist and 1902 recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. He also discovered the Fischer esterification. He developed the Fischer projection, a symbolic ...more

Hans Fischer is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Dec. at 64 (1881-1945) - Hans Fischer was a German organic chemist and the recipient of the 1930 Nobel Prize for Chemistry.

Annie Fischer is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Dec. at 81 (1914-1995) - Annie Fischer was a Hungarian classical pianist.

Edmond H. Fischer is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 98 - Edmond Henri Fischer is a Swiss American biochemist. He and his collaborator Edwin G. Krebs were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1992 for describing how reversible ...more

Ernst Otto Fischer is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Dec. at 89 (1918-2007) - Ernst Otto Fischer was a German chemist who won the Nobel Prize for pioneering work in the area of organometallic chemistry.

Scott Fischer is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Dec. at 41 (1955-1996) - Scott E. Fischer was an American climber and guide, and the first American to summit 27,940-foot Lhotse, the fourth highest mountain in the world.

Thomas Gabriel Fischer is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 54 - Thomas Gabriel Fischer, earlier known by his stage name of Tom G. Warrior, is a Swiss metal musician. He is considered to be one of the pioneers of the death metal style of singing, which ...more

Charlotte Froese Fischer is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 88 - Charlotte Froese Fischer is a Canadian-American applied mathematician and computer scientist who gained world recognition for the development and implementation of the Multi-Configurational ...more

O. W. Fischer is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Died at 89 (1915-2004) - Otto Wilhelm Fischer was an Austrian film and theatre actor, a leading man of West German cinema during the Wirtschaftswunder era of the 1950s and 60s.

Takayo Fischer is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 85 - Takayo Fischer is an American stage, film and TV actress, as well as voice-over actress and singer.

Rudolf Fischer is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Rudolf Fischer Dec. at 56 (1901-1957) - Rudolf Fischer was a German author.

Zoketsu Norman Fischer is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Zoketsu Norman Fischer age 72 - Zoketsu Norman Fischer is an American Soto Zen roshi, poet and Buddhist author practicing in the lineage of Shunryu Suzuki. He is a Dharma heir of Sojun Mel Weitsman, from whom he received ...more

Ottokar Fischer is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Dec. at 67 (1873-1940) - Ottokar Fischer Marteau was an Austrian magician.

Fanny Fischer is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 31 - Fanny Fischer is a German sprint canoer who has been competing since 1996 and on the senior circuit since 2006. She won a gold in the women's K-4 500 m event at the 2008 Summer Olympics in ...more

Jan Fischer is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 34 - Jan Fischer is a German DJ, fashion model and film producer, who came to prominence as a television presenter and adult-film actor in gay pornography in the early 2000s.

Peter S. Fischer is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Peter Steven Fischer is an American writer and television producer, most notable for his work on Murder, She Wrote, which he co-created with Richard Levinson and William Link. He was also the ...more

Abraham Fischer is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Dec. at 63 (1850-1913) - Abraham Fischer was a South African statesman. He was the sole Prime Minister of the Orange River Colony in South Africa, and when that ceased to exist joined the cabinet of the newly formed ...more

David Hackett Fischer is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 82 - David Hackett Fischer is University Professor and Earl Warren Professor of History at Brandeis University. Fischer's major works have tackled everything from large macroeconomic and cultural ...more

Ernst Fischer is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Dec. at 73 (1899-1972) - Ernst Fischer, also known under the pseudonyms: "Ernst Peter Fischer", "Peter Wieden", "Pierre Vidal", and "Der Miesmacher", was a Bohemian-born Austrian

Remo Fischer is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 36 - Remo Fischer is a Swiss cross country skier who has competed since 2000. He competed at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin, finishing 21st in the 50 km and 36th in the 15 km + 15 km double ...more

Agnes Fischer is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Agnes Fischer Dec. at 63 (1857-1920) - Agnes Fischer was the wife of Otto Lilienthal.

Ádám Fischer is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
age 68 - Ádám Fischer is a Hungarian conductor. He is the general music director of the Austro-Hungarian Haydn Orchestra, with which he has recorded the complete Haydn symphonies for the ...more

Margarita Fischer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Dec. at 89 (1886-1975) - Margarita Fischer or Fisher was an American actress in silent motion pictures and stage productions.

Fritz Fischer is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Fritz Fischer Dec. at 91 (1908-1999) - Fritz Fischer was an actor.

Pamela Fischer is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Fischer
Pamela Fischer is an actress.