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Who Is The Most Famous George In The World?

Updated February 24, 2021 519 votes 31 voters 10.9k views56 items

List RulesVote up everyone you recognize with the last name George.

How many celebrities with the last name George can you think of? The famous Georges below have many different professions, including notable actors with the last name George, famous musicians named George, and even athletes named George.

Melissa George is certainly one of the most famous Georges on this list. One of the famous actresses with the last name George, she was a rollerskating champion and model before breaking out as an actress in Dark City in 1998. Her notable films include The Amityville Horror, Mulholland Drive, and 30 Days of Night.

Another of the famous people with the last name George is Lowell George. He is a musician best known for playing with Little Feat. “Willin',” “Rock and Roll Doctor,” and “Dixie Chicken” are some of the group's most popular songs.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people with the last name George? Just add them to the list! Then be sure to vote up all of the celebrities with the surname George that you have heard of. 

  • 1

    BirthplacePerth, Western Australia, Australia

    NationalityUnited States of America, Australia

    Melissa Suzanne George (born 6 August 1976) is an Australian actress and entrepreneur. A former national rollerskating champion and model, George began her acting career playing Angel Parrish on the...  more

    #1568 of 1,883 The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History#14 of 20 Celebrities in Calvin Klein Dresses

  • 2

    BirthplaceSan Marcos, Texas, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Lynda Louise Day George (born December 11, 1944) is an American television and film actress whose career spanned three decades from the 1960s to the 1980s. She was a cast member on Mission:...  more
  • 3

    BirthplaceHollywood, Los Angeles, California

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Lowell Thomas George (April 13, 1945 – June 29, 1979) was an American songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer, who was the primary guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter for the rock band...  more

    #245 of 542 The Greatest Guitarists Of All Time#201 of 222 The Best Blues Artists of All Time#196 of 220 The Greatest Rock Songwriters of All Time

  • 4

    BirthplaceRoyal Oak, Michigan, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Christopher John George (February 25, 1931 – November 28, 1983) was an American television and film actor, best known for his starring role on the 1960s television series The Rat Patrol. He was...  more
  • 5

    BirthplaceWarren, Ohio, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Susan Elizabeth George (born February 26, 1949) is an American writer of mystery novels set in Great Britain. She is best known for a series of novels featuring Inspector Thomas Lynley, 20 in number...  more
  • 6

    BirthplaceVirginia Beach, Virginia, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Jason Winston George (born February 9, 1972) is an American actor and model. He is best known for his roles as Michael Bourne on the NBC daytime soap opera Sunset Beach, as J.T. Hunter on the UPN...  more
  • 7

    BirthplaceJerusalem, Israel

    NationalityUnited Kingdom, Israel

    Brian George (born 1 July 1952) is an Israeli-English actor, singer, voice artist and comedian best known for playing Pakistani restaurateur Babu Bhatt on Seinfeld and the gynaecologist father of Raj...  more
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    Susan Melody George (born 26 July 1950) is an English film and television actress, film producer, and Arabian horse breeder....  more
  • 9

    BirthplacePhiladelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Edward Nathan George Jr. (born September 24, 1973) is a former professional American football player who was a running back in the National Football League (NFL) for nine seasons. He played college...  more

    #1326 of 1,355 The Greatest Minds of All Time#191 of 1,341 The Best Football Players Ever#147 of 322 People Who Should Be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame

  • 10

    BirthplaceManchester, England, UK

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Maximillian Alberto "Max" George is a British singer, songwriter, television personality, producer and actor known for being a former member of boy band, The Wanted. In 2013, George starred in the E!...  more
  • 11
    Kulakkatil Geevarghese George (born 1946 in Thiruvalla, Travancore) is an Indian film director and screenwriter. George is considered to be among one of the directors who revolutionized Malayalam...  more
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    Gimi George, better known by her stage name Miya, is an Indian actress and model. She started her career as an actress by playing supporting roles in television soaps. She made her film debut by...  more
  • 13

    BirthplaceBirmingham, United Kingdom

    NationalityUnited Kingdom

    Helen George is an actress....  more
  • 14

    BirthplaceTsleil-Waututh First Nation, North Vancouver, Canada


    Chief Dan George, OC (July 24, 1899 – September 23, 1981) was a chief of the Tsleil-Waututh Nation, a Coast Salish band whose Indian reserve is located on Burrard Inlet in the southeast area of the...  more

    #630 of 1,017 The Best Actors In Film History#19 of 162 The Greatest Western Movie Stars

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    Anna George is an actress....  more
  • 16

    BirthplaceCulver City, Los Angeles, California

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Leonard F. George (born January 9, 1965 in Culver City, California), best known by his stage name Rocky George, is an American guitarist who has been a member of several notable musical acts,...  more
  • 17

    BirthplaceBerlin, Germany


    Götz George (German pronunciation: [ɡœts geˈɔɐ̯ gə]; 23 July 1938 – 19 June 2016) was a German actor, son of actor couple Berta Drews and Heinrich George. His arguably best-known role is that of...  more
  • 18

    BirthplaceBaghdad, Iraq

    Linda George may refer to: Linda George (Australian singer), Australian pop singer popular in the 1970s Linda George (Assyrian singer), Assyrian-American pop singer popular in the 1980s–2010s Lynda...  more
  • 19

    BirthplaceOakland, California, United States of America

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Wally George (born George Walter Pearch; December 4, 1931 – October 5, 2003) was an American conservative radio and television commentator. Calling himself the "Father of Combat TV," he was a fixture...  more
  • 20

    BirthplaceLeeds, United Kingdom

    Terry George (born 14 March 1965) is a British businessman known primarily for his appearances in television programmes. He was born and raised in Leeds, West Yorkshire....  more
  • 21

    BirthplaceEndicott, New York, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Anthony George (born Ottavio Gabriel George, January 29, 1921 – March 16, 2005) was an American actor mostly seen on television. He is best known for roles of Don Corey in CBS's Checkmate, Burke...  more
  • 22

    BirthplacePatten, Maine, USA

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Gladys George (September 13, 1904 – December 8, 1954) was an American actress of stage and screen....  more
  • 23

    BirthplaceTexas, USA, Denton

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Phyllis Ann George (born June 25, 1949), Miss America 1971 and Miss Texas 1970, is an American businesswoman, actress, and former sportscaster. She was also the First Lady of Kentucky from 1979 to...  more
  • 24

    BirthplaceBrussels, Belgium


    Yvonne de Knops (1896 in Brussels – 1930 in Genoa), better known by her stage name Yvonne George, was a Belgian singer and feminist actress....  more
  • 25

    BirthplacePalmdale, California

    NationalityUnited States of America

    Paul Cliftonantho George (born May 2, 1990) is an American professional basketball player for the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is a six-time NBA All-Star and...  more

    #74 of 289 The Top NBA Players Of All Time#20 of 323 The Top 100+ NBA Players Today#19 of 175 The Greatest Shooting Guards in NBA History

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