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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin 

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

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Blake Griffin is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 29
Blake Austin Griffin (born March 16, 1989) is an American professional basketball player for the Detroit Pistons of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for ...more
Kathy Griffin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 58
Kathleen Mary Griffin (born November 4, 1960) is an American comedian and actress. She has starred in several comedy specials for cable TV and has released several comedy albums. In 2007 and ...more
Eddie Griffin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 50
Edward Griffin (born July 15, 1968) is an American comedian and actor. He is best known for portraying Eddie Sherman on the sitcom Malcolm & Eddie, the title character in the 2002 comedy ...more
Forrest Griffin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 39
Forrest Griffin (born July 1, 1979) is an American retired mixed martial artist and a UFC Hall of Famer. Since 2005, he has been signed to the Ultimate Fighting Championship where he is a former ...more
Merv Griffin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
Dec. at 82 (1925-2007)
Mervyn Edward Griffin Jr. (July 6, 1925 – August 12, 2007) was an American television host and media mogul. He began his career as a radio and big band singer who went on to appear in film and ...more
Archie Griffin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 64
Archie Mason Griffin (born August 21, 1954) is a former American football running back. Griffin played seven seasons in the NFL with the Cincinnati Bengals. He is college football's only ...more
Patty Griffin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 54
Patricia Jean Griffin (born March 16, 1964) is an American singer-songwriter and musician. She is a vocalist and plays guitar and piano. She is known for her stripped-down songwriting style in ...more
Nikki Griffin is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 40
Jeanne Nicole "Nikki" Griffin (born April 16, 1978) is an actress.
Amanda Griffin is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 39
Amanda Griffin (born Amanda Claire Ricardo Griffin on 28 September 1979 in Windsor, Berkshire) is an English model and television personality in the Philippines. Griffin is the eldest of three ...more
Bessie Blount Griffin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
Bessie Blount Griffin
Dec. at 95 (1914-2009)
Bessie Virginia Blount, also known as Bessie Blount Griffin, (November 24, 1914 – December 30, 2009) was a writer, physical therapist, inventor and forensic scientist.
Michael Griffin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 30
Michael Devin Griffin (born January 4, 1985) is a former American football safety who played 10 seasons in the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at Texas. He was drafted ...more
Morgan Griffin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 26
Morgan Griffin (born 4 June 1992) is an Australian actress. She is known for playing the role of Charlie in The Sleepover Club. Her other notable roles include Heidi in September (2007), Alice ...more
A. J. Griffin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 31
Arthur Joseph "A.J." Griffin is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Oakland Athletics of Major League Baseball.
Johnny Griffin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
Dec. at 80 (1928-2008)
John Arnold Griffin III (April 24, 1928 – July 25, 2008) was an American jazz tenor saxophonist. Nicknamed "the Little Giant" for his short stature and forceful playing, Griffin's ...more
Angela Griffin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 42
Angela Mellissa Griffin (born 19 July 1976 in Leeds) is an English actress and television presenter who has been active on British television since the early 1990s.
Kirby Griffin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 32
Kirby Griffin (born November 14, 1991) is an American model.
Kenneth C. Griffin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 50
Kenneth Cordele Griffin (born October 15, 1968) is an American investor, hedge fund manager, and philanthropist. He is the founder and chief executive of the global investment firm Citadel, ...more
Mike Griffin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
Dec. at 43 (1865-1908)
Michael Joseph Griffin (March 20, 1865 – April 10, 1908) was an American Major League Baseball center fielder who hailed from Utica, New York. He played in 1511 games spread over 12 seasons for ...more
Eddie Griffin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
Dec. at 25 (1982-2007)
Eddie Jamaal Griffin (May 30, 1982 – August 17, 2007) was an American professional basketball player from Philadelphia. He last played for the NBA's Minnesota Timberwolves, who waived him on ...more
Montell Griffin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 48
Montell Julian Griffin (born June 6, 1970) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1993 to 2011, and held the WBC light heavyweight title in 1997.
Becky Griffin is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 41
Rebecca "Becky" Griffin (Hebrew: רבקה "בקי" גריפין, born 27 December 1977) is an Israeli model, TV presenter and actress.
Cornelius Griffin is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 42
Cornelius Griffin (; born December 3, 1976) is a former American football defensive tackle. He was drafted by the New York Giants in the second round of the 2000 NFL Draft. He played college ...more
Taylor Griffin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 32
Taylor Griffin (born April 18, 1986) is an American professional basketball player who last played for Pallacanestro Trapani of the Italian Serie A2. He played college basketball at the ...more
Nick Griffin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 59
Nicholas John Griffin (born 1 March 1959) is a British politician who represented North West England as a Member of the European Parliament (MEP) from 2009 to 2014. He served as chairman and ...more
Don Griffin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Griffin
age 54
Donald Frederick Griffin (born March 17, 1964 in Pelham, Georgia) is a former professional American football player who was drafted by the San Francisco 49ers in the sixth round of the 1986 NFL ...more