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Who Is The Most Famous Jackson In The World?

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List RulesVote up all of the Jacksons you've heard of.

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

Michael Jackson is certainly one of the most famous Jacksons on this list. One of the famous performers with the last name Jackson, he is one of the best-selling artists of all-time. “Thriller,” “Billie Jean,” and “Beat It,” are among his biggest hits.

Another of the famous people with the last name Jackson is Samuel L. Jackson. He is an actor who frequently works with Spike Lee and Quentin Tarantino. He starred in such projects as Pulp Fiction, Chi-Raq, and Eve's Bayou.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people with the last name Jackson? Just add them to the list!

  • Michael Jackson

    Michael Jackson

    Dec. at 51 (1958-2009)
    Michael Joseph Jackson (August 29, 1958 – June 25, 2009) was an American singer, songwriter,...  more
  • Samuel L. Jackson
    Samuel Leroy Jackson (born December 21, 1948) is an American actor and film producer. A...  more
  • Janet Jackson
    Janet Damita Jo Jackson (born May 16, 1966) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and...  more
  • Andrew Jackson

    Andrew Jackson

    Dec. at 78 (1767-1845)
    Andrew Jackson (March 15, 1767 – June 8, 1845) was an American soldier and statesman who...  more
  • Jesse Jackson
    Jesse Louis Jackson Sr. (né Burns; born October 8, 1941) is an American civil rights activist,...  more
  • La Toya Jackson
    La Toya Yvone Jackson (born May 29, 1956) is an American singer, songwriter, actress,...  more
  • Peter Jackson
    Sir Peter Robert Jackson (born 31 October 1961) is a New Zealand film director, screenwriter,...  more
  • Bo Jackson

    Bo Jackson

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    Vincent Edward "Bo" Jackson (born November 30, 1962) is an American former baseball and...  more
  • DeSean Jackson
    DeSean William Jackson (born December 1, 1986) is an American football wide receiver for the...  more
  • Shoeless Joe Jackson

    Shoeless Joe Jackson

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    Joseph Jefferson Jackson (July 16, 1887 – December 5, 1951), nicknamed "Shoeless Joe", was an...  more
  • Reggie Jackson
    Reginald Martinez Jackson (born May 18, 1946) is an American former professional baseball...  more
  • Joe Jackson
    David Ian "Joe" Jackson (born 11 August 1954) is an English musician and singer-songwriter....  more
  • Steven Jackson
    Steven Rashad Jackson (born July 22, 1983) is a former American football running back. He...  more
  • Kate Jackson
    Lucy Kate Jackson (born October 29, 1948) is an American actress, director, and producer,...  more
  • Alan Jackson
    Alan Eugene Jackson (born October 17, 1958) is an American country singer and songwriter. He...  more
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  • Stephen Jackson
    Stephen Jesse Jackson (born April 5, 1978) is an American retired professional basketball...  more
  • Mark Jackson
    Mark Arrol Jackson (born April 1, 1965) is an American former National Basketball Association...  more
  • Victoria Jackson
    Victoria Jackson (born August 2, 1959) is an American actress, comedian, and singer who was a...  more
  • Vincent Jackson
    Vincent Terrell Jackson (born January 14, 1983), is a former American football wide receiver...  more
  • Jermaine Jackson
    Jermaine La Jaune Jackson (born December 11, 1954) is an American singer, songwriter, bass...  more
  • Amy Jackson
    Akira Amy Jane Harpreet Jackson is British mixed Italian Indian Punjabi actress and model...  more
  • Glenda Jackson
    Glenda May Jackson (born 9 May 1936) is an English actress and former Labour Party...  more
  • Randy Jackson
    Randall Darius Jackson (born June 23, 1956) is an American bassist, singer, record producer,...  more
  • Fred Jackson
    Frederick George Jackson (born February 20, 1981) is a former American football running back....  more
  • Quinton Jackson
    Quinton Ramone Jackson (born June 20, 1978) is an American mixed martial artist, actor and...  more