Entertainment Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson  

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 Jackson. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Jackson on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Jackson as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Jackson along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Jackson, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Jacksons include Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, and Samuel L. Jackson, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Michael Jackson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
Dec. at 51 (1958-2009)
Michael Joseph Jackson was an American singer, songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actor. Called the King of Pop, his contributions to music and dance, along with his publicized personal ...more

Janet Jackson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 52
Janet Damita Jo Jackson is an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Known for a series of sonically innovative, socially conscious and sexually provocative records, as well as elaborate ...more

Samuel L. Jackson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 67
Samuel Leroy Jackson is an American actor and film producer. He achieved prominence and critical acclaim in the early 1990s with films such as Jungle Fever, Patriot Games, Amos & Andrew, ...more

Andrew Jackson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
Dec. at 78 (1767-1845)
Andrew Jackson was the seventh President of the United States. He was born near the end of the colonial era, somewhere near the then-unmarked border between North and South Carolina, into a ...more

Jesse Jackson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 77
Jesse Louis Jackson, Sr. is an American civil rights activist and Baptist minister. He was a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1984 and 1988 and served as a shadow U.S. ...more

La Toya Jackson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 62
La Toya Yvonne Jackson is an American singer, songwriter, author, television personality, actress, businesswoman, philanthropist, activist and former model. She is the fifth child of the Jackson ...more

Bo Jackson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 56
Vincent Edward "Bo" Jackson is a retired American baseball and football player. He is the only athlete to be named an All-Star in two major American sports. He was named the greatest ...more

Josh Charles is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 47
Joshua Aaron "Josh" Charles is an American stage, film and television actor. He is best known for the roles of Dan Rydell on Sports Night, Will Gardner on The Good Wife.

DeSean Jackson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 32
DeSean William Jackson is an American football wide receiver and return specialist for the Washington Redskins of the National Football League. He played college football for the University of ...more

Shoeless Joe Jackson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
Dec. at 64 (1887-1951)
Joseph Jefferson Jackson, nicknamed "Shoeless Joe", was an American outfielder who played Major League Baseball in the early part of the 20th century. He is remembered for his ...more

Reggie Jackson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 72
Reginald Martinez "Reggie" Jackson is a retired American baseball right fielder who played 21 seasons in Major League Baseball for five different teams. He was nicknamed "Mr. ...more

Peter Jackson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 57
Sir Peter Robert Jackson ONZ KNZM is a New Zealand filmmaker. He is best known as the director and producer of The Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Hobbit trilogy, both of which are adapted ...more

Joe Jackson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 64
David Ian "Joe" Jackson is a musician and singer-songwriter. Born in England, he lived in New York before moving to Berlin, and his career, during which he recorded nineteen studio ...more

Steven Jackson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 35
Steven Rashad Jackson is an American football running back who is a free agent. He played college football for Oregon State University, and was drafted by the St. Louis Rams 24th overall in the ...more

Kate Jackson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 70
Kate Jackson is an American actress, director, and producer, best known for her role as Sabrina Duncan in the popular 1970s television series Charlie's Angels. She is a three-time Emmy Award ...more

Alan Jackson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 60
Alan Eugene Jackson is an American singer, songwriter and musician, known for blending traditional honky tonk and mainstream country sounds and penning many of his own hits. He has recorded 15 ...more

Stephen Jackson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 40
Stephen Jesse Jackson is an American professional basketball player who is currently a free agent. He last played for the Los Angeles Clippers of the National Basketball Association. Jackson won ...more

Mark Jackson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 53
Mark A. Jackson is a former NBA player and American basketball coach who was most recently the head coach of the Golden State Warriors of the NBA. A point guard from St. John's University, he ...more

Victoria Jackson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 59
Victoria Lynn Jackson-Wessel is an American comedian, actress, satirist, singer and internet blogger best known as a cast member of the NBC television sketch comedy series Saturday Night Live ...more

Vincent Jackson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 36
Vincent Terrell Jackson, is a former American football wide receiver who played for 12 seasons in the National Football League. He played college football at Northern Colorado, and was drafted ...more

Jermaine Jackson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 64
Jermaine La Jaune Jackson is an American singer, bass guitarist, composer, and occasional film director, best known as a member of The Jackson 5. He also produced and recorded duets with ...more

Amy Jackson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 28
Amy Louise Jackson is a British model and actress, who appears in Indian films. After college, she began modelling at age 16, going on to win the 2009 Miss Teen World competition and the 2010 ...more

Glenda Jackson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 82
Glenda May Jackson, CBE is a British Labour Party politician and former actress. She first became a Member of Parliament in 1992, and represented Hampstead and Kilburn until 2015. As a ...more

Randy Jackson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 62
Randall Darius "Randy" Jackson is an American bassist, former television music competition judge, singer, record producer, entrepreneur and television personality. He is best known ...more

Fred Jackson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jackson
age 38
Frederick George Jackson is a former American football running back. He played college football at Coe College. After going undrafted in 2003 and playing three seasons in NFL Europe, Jackson ...more