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

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LeBron James is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
LeBron James age 32 - LeBron Raymone James is an American professional basketball player for the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association. Standing at 6 ft 8 in and weighing 250 lb, he has started ...more

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Etta James is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Etta James Died at 74 (1938-2012) - Etta James was an American singer. Her style spanned a variety of music genres including blues, R&B, soul, rock and roll, jazz and gospel. Starting her career in 1954, she gained fame with ...more

Mickie James is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Mickie James age 37 - Mickie Laree James is an American professional wrestler, actress, television personality, model, and country singer currently wrestling in a Independent circuit. James began her professional ...more

Kevin James is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Kevin James age 51 - Kevin George Knipfing, better known by his stage name, Kevin James, is an American comedian, actor, writer, and producer. Kevin James is widely known for playing Doug Heffernan on the hit CBS ...more

Jesse James is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Jesse James age 47 - Jesse Gregory James is an American television personality and former CEO of Austin, Texas-based Austin Speed Shop. James was the host of the reality TV shows Jesse James is a Dead Man on Spike ...more

Susan Saint James is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Susan Saint James age 70 - Susan Saint James is an American actress and activist, most widely known for her work in television during the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s.

Rick James is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Rick James Died at 56 (1948-2004) - Rick James was an American musician and composer. Influenced by singers such as Marvin Gaye and Smokey Robinson, James started singing in doo-wop and R&B groups as a teenager in his hometown ...more

Jessie James is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Jessie James age 28 - Jessica Rose "Jessie" James Decker is an American country pop singer-songwriter and reality T.V. personality. Having auditioned for and being rejected by most of the country labels in ...more

Edgerrin James is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Edgerrin James age 38 - Edgerrin Tyree James is a former American football running back who played in the National Football League for eleven seasons. He played college football for the University of Miami. He was ...more

Theo James is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Theo James age 32 - Theodore Peter James Kinnaird Taptiklis, better known as Theo James, is an English actor. He is known for portraying Jed Harper in Bedlam, Walter William Clark, Jr. in the crime drama Golden Boy ...more

Tanya James is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Tanya James age 32 - Tanya James is an American pornographic actress. She entered the adult film industry in 2002 and initially only appeared in girl–girl scenes, except for a few boy–girl scenes with her ...more

Henry James is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Henry James Died at 73 (1843-1916) - Henry James, OM was an American-British writer who spent most of his writing career in Britain. He is regarded as one of the key figures of 19th-century literary realism. He was the son of Henry ...more

Kevin James is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James

Joslyn James is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Joslyn James age 38 - Joslyn James is a pornographic actress.

Elmore James is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Elmore James Died at 45 (1918-1963) - Elmore James was an American blues guitarist, singer, songwriter and band leader. He was known as King of the Slide Guitar, but he was also noted for his use of loud amplification and his ...more

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Sid James is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Sid James Died at 63 (1913-1976) - Sid James was a South African-born English actor and comedian. Appearing in British films from 1947, he was cast in numerous small and supporting roles into the 1960s. His profile was raised as ...more

Bradley James is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Bradley James age 32 - Bradley James is an English actor from Exeter, Devon. He made his television debut in the ITV series Lewis in 2008 and is best known for portraying King Arthur in the BBC television program

Clive James is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Clive James age 77 - Clive James AO CBE is an Australian-British author, critic, broadcaster, poet, translator and memoirist, best known for his autobiographical series Unreliable Memoirs, for his chat shows and ...more

P. D. James is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
P. D. James age 96 - Phyllis Dorothy James, Baroness James of Holland Park, OBE, FRSA, FRSL, known as P. D. James, was an English crime writer. She rose to fame for her series of detective novels starring police ...more

E. L. James is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
E. L. James age 54 - Erika Mitchell, better known by her pen name E. L. James, is a British author. She wrote the bestselling erotic romance novels trilogy Fifty Shades of Grey, Fifty Shades Darker, and Fifty Shades ...more

William James is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
William James Died at 68 (1842-1910) - William James was an American philosopher and psychologist who was also trained as a physician. The first educator to offer a psychology course in the United States, James was one of the leading ...more

Cheryl James is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Cheryl James age 51 - Cheryl R. James better known by her stage name "Salt" is an American rapper and actress. She is a member of the rap trio Salt-n-Pepa, which also includes Pepa and Spinderella. Salt ...more

Skip James is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Skip James Died at 67 (1902-1969) - Nehemiah Curtis "Skip" James was an American Delta blues singer, guitarist, pianist and songwriter. Born in Bentonia, Mississippi, United States, he died in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ...more

Harry James is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Harry James Died at 67 (1916-1983) - Harry Haag James was a musician who is best known as a trumpet playing band leader who led a big band from 1939 to 1946. He broke up his band for a short period in 1947 but shortly after he ...more

LaMichael James is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
LaMichael James age 26 - LaMichael Keondrae James is an American football running back for the Miami Dolphins of the National Football League. James played college football for the University of Oregon. The 2010 NCAA ...more

Lennie James is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Lennie James age 51 - Lennie James is an English actor, screenwriter, and playwright. James has appeared in many films, including Les Misérables, Snatch and Colombiana. Among James' more notable roles in ...more

Wendy James is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Wendy James age 51 - Wendy James is an English singer-songwriter most notable for her work with the pop band Transvision Vamp.

James St. James is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
James St. James age 50 - James St. James is an American television personality, author, celebutante, frequent collaborator with Mathu Andersen, and former Club Kids member of the New York City club scene in the late ...more

Paulina James is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Paulina James age 29 - Paulina James is an American pornographic actress of Portuguese ancestry. She is an exclusive contract performer and director with SexZ Pictures.

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Ken James is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Ken James Died at 80 (1934-2014) - Kenneth Albert James was a Progressive Conservative member of the House of Commons of Canada. Born in Sarnia, Ontario, he was a businessman, farmer, marketing and sales manager by career. He ...more

Shannon James is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Shannon James age 30

Jimmy James is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James

M. R. James is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
M. R. James Died at 74 (1862-1936) - Montague Rhodes James OM, MA, FBA, who used the publication name M. R. James, was an English author, medievalist scholar and provost of King's College, Cambridge, and of Eton College. He is best ...more

Duncan James is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Duncan James age 39 - Duncan Matthew James Inglis, known as Duncan James, is an English singer, actor and television presenter. He is best known as a member of the boyband Blue from 2000 to 2005 and again from 2009 ...more

Jim James is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Jim James age 38 - Jim James is an actor and a musician.

Kent James is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Kent James age 52 - Kent Bradley James is an American singer, songwriter, actor, and activist. He is also known as Nick Name.

Tailor James is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Tailor James age 35

Alex James is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Alex James Died at 52 (1901-1953) - Alexander Wilson James was a Scottish footballer who is most noted for his success with Arsenal. James played as an inside forward, as a supporting player for the main strikers. He was famed for ...more

Don James is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Don James Died at 81 (1932-2013) - Donald Earl "Don" James was an American football player and coach. He served as the head coach at Kent State University from 1971 to 1974 and at the University of Washington from 1975 ...more

Nina James is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Nina James Nina James is a pornographic actress.

Craig James is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Craig James age 54 - Jesse Craig James is a former American sports commentator on the ABC and ESPN television networks. Prior to becoming a sportscaster, James was a professional football player for the New England ...more

Jesie St. James is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Jesie St. James age 62 - Jessie St. James is the stage name of an American pornographic actress.

Leela James is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Leela James age 32 - Leela James is an American R&B and soul singer-songwriter. James cites singers James Brown, Roberta Flack, Toni Braxton, Marvin Gaye, Donny Hathaway, Gladys Knight, Mavis Staples, and Stevie ...more

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Monday James is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Monday James age 30 - Monday James is a Nigerian professional football defender.

Mike James is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Mike James age 40 - Michael Lamont James is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Texas Legends of the NBA Development League.

Brenda James is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Brenda James Brenda James is an actress.

Trinidad James is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Trinidad James age 29 - Nicholas Williams, better known by his stage name Trinidad James, is an American rapper from Atlanta, Georgia. In 2012, he signed a recording contract with Def Jam Recordings. Without a debut ...more

Bob James is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Bob James age 77 - Robert McElhiney "Bob" James is an American two-time Grammy Award-winning smooth jazz keyboardist, arranger and producer. He is recognized as one of the original founders of smooth ...more

Casey James is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Casey James age 34 - Casey Everett James is an American singer and guitarist from Fort Worth, Texas, who was the third-place finalist on the ninth season of American Idol and is signed to Columbia Nashville/19 ...more

Kimber James is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is James
Kimber James age 29 - Kimber James is a trans woman, and former pornographic actor and escort. In 2010, she won the AVN Award for Transsexual Performer of the Year. In 2012 she underwent gender reassignment surgery ...more