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Who Is The Most Famous Jackson In The World?

Updated March 16, 2021 829 votes 36 voters 42.5k views93 items

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

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. Then be sure to vote up all of the celebrities with the surname Jackson that you've heard of! 

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    Michael Jackson

    1958-08-29
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    Samuel Leroy Jackson (born December 21, 1948) is an American actor and film producer. A...  more

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    Janet Jackson

    1966-05-16
    Janet Damita Jo Jackson (born May 16, 1966) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and...  more

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    Jesse Jackson

    1941-10-08
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    Peter Jackson

    1961-10-31
    Sir Peter Robert Jackson (born 31 October 1961) is a New Zealand film director, screenwriter,...  more

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    Randy Jackson

    1956-06-23
    Randall Darius Jackson (born June 23, 1956) is an American bassist, singer, record producer,...  more
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    Andrew Jackson

    1767-03-15
    Andrew Jackson (March 15, 1767 – June 8, 1845) was an American soldier and statesman who...  more

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    Cheyenne Jackson

    1975-07-12
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    Joshua Jackson

    1978-06-11
    Joshua Browning Jackson (born June 11, 1978) is an American-Canadian actor. He is known for...  more
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    Jermaine La Jaune Jackson (born December 11, 1954) is an American singer, songwriter, bass...  more

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    La Toya Jackson

    1956-05-29
    La Toya Yvone Jackson (born May 29, 1956) is an American singer, songwriter, actress,...  more

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    Alan Jackson

    1958-10-17
    Alan Eugene Jackson (born October 17, 1958) is an American country singer and songwriter. He...  more

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    Shirley Jackson

    1916-12-14
    Shirley Hardie Jackson (December 14, 1916 – August 8, 1965) was an American writer, known...  more
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    Skai Jackson

    2002-04-08
    Skai Jackson (born April 8, 2002) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as...  more

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    Mahalia Jackson

    1911-10-26
    Mahalia Jackson ( mə-HAY-lee-ə; October 26, 1911 – January 27, 1972) was an American gospel...  more

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    Reggie Jackson

    1946-05-18
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    Marlon Jackson

    1957-03-12
    Marlon David Jackson (born March 12, 1957) is an American entertainer, singer, and dancer....  more

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    Amy Jackson

    1991-01-31
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    Glenda Jackson

    1936-05-09
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    DeSean Jackson

    1986-12-01
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    Joe Jackson

    1954-08-11
    David Ian "Joe" Jackson (born 11 August 1954) is an English musician and singer-songwriter....  more

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    Kate Jackson

    1948-10-29
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    Paris Jackson

    1998-04-03
    Paris-Michael Katherine Jackson (born April 3, 1998) is an American actress, and model. She is...  more

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    Sherry Jackson

    1942-02-15
    Sherry D. Jackson (born February 15, 1942) is a retired American actress and former child star....  more
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    Jonathan Stevens Jackson (born May 11, 1982) is an American actor, musician (see Enation) and...  more

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