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Who Is The Most Famous Gibson In The World?

Updated March 8, 2021 494 votes 29 voters 6.4k views56 items

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

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

Mel Gibson is certainly one of the most famous Gibsons on this list. One of the famous actors with the last name Gibson, he is best known for starring in such film series as Mad Max and Lethal Weapon. He is also a director whose credits include Braveheart, The Passion of the Christ, and Hacksaw Ridge.

Another of the famous people with the last name Gibson is Tyrese Gibson. He is an actor, singer, and model. He has appeared in the Fast & Furious films and the Transformers series.

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

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    Mel Gibson



    BirthplacePeekskill, New York, United States of America

    Mel Colmcille Gerard Gibson (born January 3, 1956) is an American actor and filmmaker. He is best known for his action hero roles, particularly his breakout role as Max Rockatansky in the first...  more

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  • 2

    Thomas Gibson



    BirthplaceCharleston, South Carolina, United States of America

    Thomas Ellis Gibson (born July 3, 1962) is an American actor and director. He portrayed Daniel Nyland in the CBS television series Chicago Hope, Greg Montgomery in the ABC television series Dharma &...  more

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  • 3

    Henry Gibson


    AgeDec. at 74 (1935-2009)

    BirthplaceGermantown, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

    Alternative NameOlsen Gibson, James Bateman

    Henry Gibson (born James Bateman, September 21, 1935 – September 14, 2009), was an American actor, singer, and songwriter. His best-known roles include his time as a cast member of the TV...  more
  • 4

    Tyrese Gibson



    BirthplaceLos Angeles, USA, Watts, California

    Alternative NameTyrese

    Tyrese Gibson (born December 30, 1978), also known mononymously as Tyrese, is an American singer, songwriter, rapper, actor, model, VJ and screenwriter. He played Joseph "Jody" Summers in Baby Boy,...  more

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  • 5

    Virginia Gibson


    AgeDec. at 88 (1925-2013)

    BirthplaceUSA, St. Louis, Missouri

    Virginia Gibson (born Virginia Gorski; April 9, 1925 – April 25, 2013) was an American dancer, singer and actress of film, television and musical theatre....  more
  • 6

    Debbie Gibson



    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, USA

    Alternative NameDeborah Gibson

    Deborah Ann Gibson (born August 31, 1970) is an American singer-songwriter, record producer and actress. Gibson released her debut album Out of the Blue in 1987, which spawned several international...  more

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  • 7

    Dorothy Gibson


    AgeDec. at 57 (1889-1946)

    BirthplaceHoboken, New Jersey, United States of America

    Dorothy Gibson (May 17, 1889 – February 17, 1946) was a pioneering American silent film actress, artist's model, and singer active in the early 20th century. She is best remembered as a survivor of...  more
  • 8

    William Gibson



    BirthplaceConway, South Carolina, USA

    William Ford Gibson (born March 17, 1948) is an American-Canadian speculative fiction writer and essayist widely credited with pioneering the science fiction subgenre known as cyberpunk. Beginning...  more

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  • 9

    Althea Gibson


    AgeDec. at 76 (1927-2003)

    BirthplaceSouth Carolina, United States of America

    Althea Gibson (August 25, 1927 – September 28, 2003) was an American tennis player and professional golfer, and one of the first Black athletes to cross the color line of international tennis. In...  more
  • 10

    Shane Gibson


    AgeDec. at 35 (1979-2014)

    Shane Paul Gibson (February 21, 1979 – April 15, 2014) was an American musician best known for being the touring guitarist for the American metal group Korn, after the departure of Brian "Head" Welch...  more
  • 11

    Edward Gibson



    BirthplaceBuffalo, New York

    Edward George Gibson (born November 8, 1936) is a former NASA astronaut, pilot, engineer, and physicist. Before becoming an astronaut, Gibson graduated from the University of Rochester and the...  more
  • 12

    Robert Gibson



    BirthplacePensacola, Florida

    Robert Gibson (born Ruben Gibson, July 19, 1958) is an American professional wrestler. He is best known as one-half of the tag team known as The Rock 'n' Roll Express, with Ricky Morton. He has...  more
  • 13

    Margaret Gibson


    AgeDec. at 70 (1894-1964)

    BirthplaceColorado Springs, Colorado, United States of America

    Ella Margaret Gibson (September 14, 1894 – October 21, 1964) was an American stage and silent-film actress who had leading roles in Vitagraph Westerns, often opposite William Clifford. She also...  more
  • 14

    Brian Gibson


    AgeDec. at 60 (1944-2004)

    BirthplaceReading, United Kingdom

    Brian Gibson (22 September 1944 – 4 January 2004) was an English film director....  more
  • 15

    Hoot Gibson


    AgeDec. at 70 (1892-1962)

    BirthplaceTekamah, Nebraska, United States of America

    Edmund Richard "Hoot" Gibson (August 6, 1892 – August 23, 1962) was an American rodeo champion and a film actor, film director, and producer. While acting and stunt work began as a sideline to...  more
  • 16

    Leah Gibson



    BirthplaceVictoria, British Columbia, Canada

    Leah Diane Gibson (born January 3, 1985) is a Canadian film and television actress....  more
  • 17

    Marissa Gibson



    Marissa Gibson (born c. 1995) is an Australian actress. She played the central role of Delilah in the 2009 film Samson and Delilah. The film won the Caméra d'Or award at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival...  more
  • 18

    Helen Gibson


    AgeDec. at 85 (1892-1977)

    BirthplaceCleveland, Ohio, United States of America

    Helen Gibson (August 27, 1892 – October 10, 1977) was an American film actress, vaudeville performer, radio performer, film producer, trick rider and rodeo performer; and is considered to be the...  more
  • 19

    Josie Gibson



    BirthplaceBristol, United Kingdom

    Josie Diane Shirley Gibson is an English television personality. She rose to prominence after winning Big Brother 2010 and entered Ultimate Big Brother the same year. She was a regular guest host on...  more
  • 20

    Charles Gibson



    BirthplaceEvanston, Illinois, USA

    Charles deWolf Gibson (born March 9, 1943) is a retired American broadcast television anchor and journalist. Gibson was a host of Good Morning America from 1987 to 2006, and the anchor of World News...  more
  • 21


    BirthplaceToronto, Canada

    Alternative NameLaurie-Ann Gibson, Laurieann Gibson

    Laurieann Gibson is a Canadian choreographer, director, television personality, singer, actress and dancer. She has choreographed dance numbers for musical artists such as Michael Jackson, Alicia...  more
  • 22

    William Gibson


    AgeDec. at 94 (1914-2008)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    William Gibson (November 13, 1914 – November 25, 2008) was an American playwright and novelist. He won the Tony Award for Best Play for The Miracle Worker in 1959, which he later adapted for the film...  more
  • 23

    Don Gibson


    AgeDec. at 75 (1928-2003)

    BirthplaceShelby, North Carolina, United States of America

    Donald Eugene Gibson (April 3, 1928 – November 17, 2003) was an American songwriter and country musician. A Country Music Hall of Fame inductee, Gibson wrote such country standards as "Sweet Dreams"...  more

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  • 24

    Heather Burton Gibson



    Heather Burton Gibson is a stunt performer and actress....
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    Bob Gibson



    BirthplaceOmaha, Nebraska, USA

    Robert Gibson (born November 9, 1935) is an American retired baseball pitcher who played 17 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the St. Louis Cardinals (1959–75). Nicknamed "Gibby" and "Hoot"...  more

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