Celebrities Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes  

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

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Katie Holmes is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Katie Holmes age 39 - Kate Noelle "Katie" Holmes is an American actress and model who first achieved fame for her role as Joey Potter on The WB television teen drama Dawson's Creek from 1998 to 2003. She ...more

Larry Holmes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Larry Holmes age 68 - Larry Holmes is a former professional boxer. He grew up in Easton, Pennsylvania, which gave birth to his boxing nickname, The Easton Assassin. Holmes, whose left jab is rated among the best in ...more

James Eagan Holmes is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
James Eagan Holmes age 30 - James Holmes is suspected of carrying out a shooting at an Aurora movie theater in which 12 people died and 59 were injured.

H. H. Holmes is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
H. H. Holmes Died at 35 (1861-1896) - Herman Webster Mudgett, better known under the name of Dr. Henry Howard Holmes, was one of the first documented serial killers in the modern sense of the term. In Chicago at the time of the 1893 ...more

Santonio Holmes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Santonio Holmes age 34 - Santonio Holmes Jr. is a wide receiver who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the first round of the 2006 NFL Draft after playing college football at Ohio ...more

Priest Holmes is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Priest Holmes age 44 - Priest Anthony Holmes is a former American football running back who played eleven seasons in the National Football League. He played college football for the University of Texas. He was signed ...more

Kelly Holmes is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Kelly Holmes age 47 - Dame Kelly Holmes, DBE, MBE, born 19 April 1970, is a retired British middle distance athlete. Holmes specialised in the 800 metres and 1500 metres events and won a gold medal for both distances ...more

John Holmes is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
John Holmes Died at 44 (1944-1988) - John Curtis Holmes better known as John C. Holmes or Johnny Wadd, was one of the most prolific male pornographic film actors of all time, appearing in about 2,500 adult loops and pornographic ...more

Pete Holmes is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Pete Holmes age 39 - Peter Benedict "Pete" Holmes is an American comedian, actor, voice actor, writer, producer, podcaster, television host, and cartoonist based in Los Angeles, California.

Jessica Holmes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Jessica Holmes age 44 - Jessica Holmes is a Canadian comedian and actress. She is best known for her work with the Royal Canadian Air Farce, which she joined in 2003, after starring in her own show, The Holmes Show in ...more

Greg Holmes is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Greg Holmes age 34 - Greg Holmes is an Australian rugby union footballer. He currently plays for the Queensland Reds in the international Super Rugby competition and has played for Australia. His usual position is ...more

Ernie Holmes is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Ernie Holmes Died at 60 (1948-2008) - Earnest Lee "Ernie" Holmes, also nicknamed "Fats", was an American football defensive tackle who played for the Pittsburgh Steelers and the New England Patriots of the ...more

Eamonn Holmes is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Eamonn Holmes age 58 - Eamonn Holmes is an Irish journalist and broadcaster, best known for presenting Sky News, Songs of Praise and This Morning. Holmes co-presented GMTV for twelve years between 1993 and 2005, ...more

Mike Holmes is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Mike Holmes age 54 - Michael James Holmes is a Canadian residential home improvement contractor and television show host. Beginning with Holmes on Homes and subsequent shows, he rescues Toronto, Ontario, area ...more

Susan Holmes is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes

Rupert Holmes is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Rupert Holmes age 71 - Rupert Holmes is a British-born American composer, singer-songwriter, musician, and author of plays, novels, and stories. He is widely known for his number one pop hit "Escape" and the ...more

Chris Holmes is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Chris Holmes age 59 - Christopher John Holmes, born June 23, 1958 in Glendale, California, is a heavy metal guitarist and songwriter who grew up in La Canada, California. Holmes started his musical career in the ...more

Michelle Holmes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Michelle Holmes age 51 - Michelle Holmes, is an English actress who has appeared in several television serials. Born in Rochdale, Lancashire, she performed in a pop band called the Dunky Dobbers. After changing her ...more

Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes

Emily Holmes is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Emily Holmes age 41 - Emily Holmes is a Canadian television and film actress. Holmes was born in Ottawa, Ontario. She has appeared in such television series as Night Visions, Mysterious Ways, The Dead Zone, Stargate ...more

Tommy Holmes is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Tommy Holmes Died at 91 (1917-2008) - Thomas Francis Holmes was an American right and center fielder and manager in Major League Baseball who played nearly his entire career for the Boston Braves. He hit over .300 lifetime and every ...more

Robert Holmes is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Robert Holmes Died at 60 (1926-1986) - Robert Colin Holmes was an English television scriptwriter, who for over twenty-five years contributed to some of the most popular programmes screened in the UK. He is particularly remembered ...more

Taylor Holmes is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Taylor Holmes Died at 81 (1878-1959) - Taylor Holmes was an actor who appeared in over 100 Broadway plays in his five-decade career. However, he is probably best remembered for his film roles, which he began in silent movies in 1917. ...more

Clint Holmes is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Clint Holmes age 71 - Clint Holmes, is a singer-songwriter and Las Vegas entertainer. He was born in Bournemouth, England, the son of an African-American jazz musician and an English opera singer. He was raised in ...more

Lucy Holmes is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Lucy Holmes age 38 - Lucy Holmes is a British-born Australian performer, TV presenter, radio host, screenplay writer and director. She has studied a degree in Music Theatre and has since worked as a professional ...more

Jonathan Holmes is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Jonathan Holmes age 25 - Jonathan Holmes is a basketball player.

Nick Holmes is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Nick Holmes age 63 - Nicholas Charles "Nick" Holmes is an English former professional footballer. He won the FA Cup Final with Southampton in 1976 and, from July 2002 to July 2009, was manager of Salisbury

Derek St. Holmes is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Derek St. Holmes age 65 - Derek St. Holmes is an American musician best known as the vocalist and rhythm guitar player for Ted Nugent's successful early solo career.

Steve Holmes is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Steve Holmes age 57 - Steve Holmes is a German pornographic film actor who started his career in 1997. Holmes is a Transylvanian Saxon born in Sibiu, Romania. In 1968, his family crossed the Turkish border while on ...more

Richard Holmes is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Richard Holmes Died at 65 (1946-2011) - Brigadier Edward Richard Holmes, CBE, TD, JP, known as Richard Holmes, was a British soldier and noted military historian, particularly well-known through his many television appearances. He was ...more

Phillips Holmes is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Phillips Holmes Died at 35 (1907-1942) - Phillips Holmes was an American film actor who appeared in 44 films between 1928 and 1938.

Richaun Holmes is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Richaun Holmes age 24 - Richaun Holmes is a basketball player.

Rodney Holmes is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes

John Holmes is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
John Holmes Died at 70 (1773-1843) - John Holmes was an American politician. He served as a U.S. Representative from Massachusetts and was one of the first two U.S. Senators from Maine. Holmes was noted for his involvement in the ...more

Amy Holmes is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Amy Holmes age 45 - Amy M. Holmes is a news anchor on TheBlaze TV and a former host of TheBlaze's news discussion program Real News. She appears on a regular basis as an independent political contributor for CNN ...more

Stuart Holmes is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Stuart Holmes Died at 87 (1884-1971) - Joseph Liebchen was an American actor whose career spanned seven decades, appearing in almost 450 films between 1909 and 1964. He is sometimes credited as Stewart Holmes.

Keith Holmes is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Keith Holmes age 49 - Keith Pickett Holmes, is an American boxer. Holmes began his pro career in 1989 and captured the WBC Middleweight Title by scoring a TKO over Quincy Taylor in 1996. He defended the title twice ...more

Lindell Holmes is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Lindell Holmes age 61 - Lindell Holmes is a retired American boxer who in 1990-91 held the IBF super-middleweight title. Holmes turned professional in 1979 and in 1986 challenged IBF super-middleweight title holder ...more

Steven Holmes is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Steven Holmes age 53 - Steven Holmes is a Canadian curator based in Hartford, Connecticut

Ashton Holmes is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Ashton Holmes age 40 - Ashton Holmes is an American actor, best known for the role of Jack Stall in A History of Violence, Private Sidney Phillips in the HBO miniseries The Pacific, Thom on the CW action-thriller ...more

Ron Holmes is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Ron Holmes Died at 48 (1963-2011) - Ronald "Ron" Holmes was a professional American football defensive end who played eight seasons for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Denver Broncos in the National Football League. A ...more

Adrian Holmes is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Adrian Holmes age 44 - Adrian Holmes is a Welsh actor with various television and movie appearances. His TV work includes a recurring role as Basqat on the long running WB/CW television series Smallville. Holmes was ...more

Joseph Holmes is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Joseph Holmes age 66 - Joseph E. Holmes is a color, natural light, landscape photographer from California. He is an innovator in the field of inkjet fine art print making, and has developed his own visual calibration ...more

John W. Holmes is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
John W. Holmes John W. Holmes was a film editor. He was perhaps best known for his work on Diamonds are Forever and The Andromeda Strain. He was nominated along with Stuart Gilmore at the 44th Academy Awards ...more

Andre Holmes is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Andre Holmes age 29 - Andre Holmes is an American football wide receiver for the Oakland Raiders of the National Football League. Holmes has also played for the Dallas Cowboys and the New England Patriots and was ...more

William Henry Holmes is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
William Henry Holmes Died at 87 (1846-1933) - William Henry Holmes was an American explorer, anthropologist, archaeologist, artist, scientific illustrator, cartographer, geologist and museum curator and director.

Helen Holmes is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Helen Holmes Died at 58 (1892-1950) - Helen Holmes was an American silent film actress, most notable for starring in the serial The Hazards of Helen.

Charlie Holmes is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Charlie Holmes Died at 75 (1910-1985) - Charlie Holmes was an alto jazz saxophonist of the swing era. He also played clarinet in jazz and oboe for the Boston Civic Symphony Orchestra in 1926. Holmes began playing also saxophone at age ...more

Khaled Holmes is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Khaled Holmes age 28 - Khaled Holmes is an American football center for the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League. Holmes played college football for the University of Southern California. The ...more

Donnell Holmes is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Holmes
Donnell Holmes age 45 - Donnell Holmes in Ivanhoe, North Carolina, U.S. is a professional boxer who fights in the heavyweight division.