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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Frank

Updated October 13, 2018 4.4k views99 items
Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Frank. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Frank on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Frank as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Frank along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Frank, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Franks include Anne Frank, Barney Frank, and Paul Frank, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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  • Anne Frank

    Age: Died at 16 (1929-1945)
    Annelies Marie "Anne" Frank (German: [anəˈliːs maˈʁiː ˈfʁaŋk], Dutch: [ɑnəˈlis maːˈri ˈfrɑŋk]); 12 June 1929 – February or March 1945) was a German-born Dutch-Jewish diarist. One of the most...  more
  • Barnett Frank (born March 31, 1940) is an American former politician. He served as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Massachusetts from 1981 to 2013. A Democrat, Frank served as...  more
  • Paul Frank

    Age: 53
    Paul Frank, born August 29, 1967, is an American cartoonist, artist and fashion designer. His creations adorn clothing, accessories, and many other products. Julius the Monkey is one of Sunich's...  more
  • Jason David Frank (born September 4, 1973) is an American actor and professional mixed martial artist. He is most notable for his career as Tommy Oliver from the Power Rangers franchise. In July...  more
  • Hans Frank

    Dec. at 46 (1900-1946)
    Hans Michael Frank (23 May 1900 – 16 October 1946) was a German politician and lawyer who served as head of the General Government in Poland during the Second World War. Frank was an early member of...  more
  • Robert Frank (born November 9, 1924) is a Swiss-American photographer and documentary filmmaker. His most notable work, the 1958 book titled The Americans, earned Frank comparisons to a modern-day de...  more
  • Leo Frank

    Dec. at 31 (1884-1915)
    Leo Max Frank (April 17, 1884 – August 17, 1915) was an American factory superintendent who was convicted in 1913 of the murder of a 13-year-old employee, Mary Phagan, in Atlanta, Georgia. His trial,...  more
  • Claude Frank (born Claus Johannes Frank; December 24, 1925 – December 27, 2014) was a German-born American pianist....  more
  • Clint Frank

    Dec. at 77 (1915-1992)
    Clinton E. Frank (September 13, 1915 – July 7, 1992) was an American football player and advertising executive. He played halfback for Yale University. In 1954, he founded the Clinton E. Frank, Inc....  more
  • John Frank may refer to: John Frank (epidemiologist) (born 1949), Canadian epidemiologist John B. Frank (born 1956), managing principal of Oaktree Capital Management John Frank (American football)...  more
  • Jane Frank

    Dec. at 68 (1918-1986)
    Jane Schenthal Frank (born Jane Babette Schenthal) (July 25, 1918 – May 31, 1986) was an American multidisciplinary artist, known as a painter, sculptor, mixed media artist, illustrator, and textile...  more
  • J. Conrad Frank

    J. Conrad Frank is a film actor and drag queen....
  • August Frank

    Dec. at 86 (1898-1984)
    August Franz Frank (5 April 1898 – 21 March 1984) was a German SS functionary in the SS Main Economic and Administrative Office, generally known by its German initials WVHA. The WVHA was, among other...  more
  • Margot Frank

    Age: Died at 19 (1926-1945)
    Margot Betti Frank (February 16, 1926 – February or March 1945) was the eldest daughter of Otto Frank and Edith Frank and the elder sister of Anne Frank. Margot's deportation order from the Gestapo...  more
  • Jacob Frank

    Dec. at 65 (1726-1791)
    Jacob Joseph Frank (Hebrew: יעקב פרנק; Polish: Jakub Józef Frank; born Jakub Lejbowicz; 1726 – December 10, 1791) was an 18th-century Lithuanian-Jewish religious leader born in Polish-Lithuanian...  more
  • Dorothea Benton Frank is an author....  more
  • Otto Frank

    Dec. at 91 (1889-1980)
    Otto Heinrich Frank (12 May 1889 – 19 August 1980) was a German businessman who later became a resident of the Netherlands and Switzerland. He was the father of Anne and Margot Frank and husband of...  more
  • Hannah Frank

    Dec. at 100 (1908-2008)
    Hannah Frank (23 August 1908 – 18 December 2008) was an artist and sculptor from Glasgow, Scotland. She was known for her art nouveau monochrome drawings until she decided to concentrate on sculpture...  more
  • Frederick Charles Frank

    Dec. at 87 (1911-1998)
    Sir Frederick Charles Frank, OBE, FRS (6 March 1911 – 5 April 1998), known as Sir Charles Frank, was a British theoretical physicist. He is best known for his work on crystal dislocations, including...  more
  • Semyon Frank

    Dec. at 73 (1877-1950)
    Semyon Lyudvigovich Frank (Russian: Семён Лю́двигович Франк; 1877–1950) was a Russian philosopher. Born into a Jewish family, he became a Christian in 1912....  more
  • Karl Hermann Frank

    Dec. at 48 (1898-1946)
    Karl Hermann Frank (24 January 1898 – 22 May 1946) was a prominent Sudeten German Nazi official in the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia prior to and during World War II. Attaining the rank of...  more
  • Ilya Frank

    Dec. at 82 (1908-1990)
    Ilya Mikhailovich Frank (Russian: Илья́ Миха́йлович Франк) (23 October 1908 – 22 June 1990) was a Soviet winner of the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1958 jointly with Pavel Alekseyevich Cherenkov and...  more
  • Ted Frank

    Age: 51
    Theodore H. "Ted" Frank (born December 14, 1968), is an American lawyer, activist, and legal writer, based in Washington, D.C. He is the counsel of record and petitioner in Frank v. Gaos, the first...  more
  • Antoinette Renee Frank (born April 30, 1971) is a former New Orleans police officer who, on March 4, 1995, committed a violent armed robbery at a restaurant which resulted in the killing of two...  more
  • Tony Frank

    Dec. at 57 (1943-2000)
    Tony Frank may refer to: Tony Frank (actor) Anthony A. Frank, President of Colorado State University Anthony M. Frank, United States Postmaster General...  more