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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Johnston

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

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  • Levi Keith Johnston (born May 3, 1990) is an American model and actor, best known as the twice-former fiancé of Bristol Palin and father of their son Tripp. He first received media attention in...  more
  • Kristen Angela Johnston (born September 20, 1967) is an American actress. She is known for her role as Sally Solomon in the television series 3rd Rock from the Sun, for which she twice won the...  more
  • Daniel Dale Johnston (born January 22, 1961) is an American singer-songwriter and visual artist who is regarded as a significant figure in outsider, lo-fi, and alternative music scenes. Most of his...  more
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    Julie Beth Ertz (née Johnston; born April 6, 1992) is an American soccer player and FIFA Women's World Cup champion. She plays as a midfielder for the Chicago Red Stars of the National Women's Soccer...  more
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    Donald Neil Johnston (February 4, 1929 – September 28, 1978) was an American basketball player at the center position who played eight years in the National Basketball Association (NBA), from 1951 to...  more
  • Charles Thomas Johnston (born August 15, 1948) is an American musician. He is a guitarist and vocalist, known principally as a founder, guitarist, lead vocalist and songwriter for the rock group The...  more
  • Daryl Peter "Moose" Johnston (born February 10, 1966) is a former fullback in the National Football League for the Dallas Cowboys. He played college football at Syracuse University. He was the...  more
  • Joseph Eggleston Johnston II (born May 13, 1950) is an American film director and former visual effects artist best known for such effects-driven movies as Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989), Jumanji...  more
  • Amy Johnston is an actress....  more
  • Bruce Arthur Johnston (born Benjamin Baldwin; June 27, 1942) is an American singer, musician, songwriter, and record producer best known as a member of the Beach Boys. In 1965, Johnston joined the...  more
  • Susan Johnston, OBE (née Wright) is an English actress known for playing Sheila Grant in the Channel 4 soap opera Brookside (1982–1990), Barbara Royle in the BBC comedy The Royle Family (1998–2012),...  more
  • Steven Earl Johnston (born September 28, 1972), best known as Stevie Johnston, is an American professional boxer and a two-time former WBC lightweight champion....  more
  • Freedy Johnston (born Frederic John Fatzer in 1961) is a New York City-based singer-songwriter originally from Kinsley, Kansas. Johnston's songs are often about troubled loners, and cover topics...  more
  • William McClure Johnston (born 19 December 1946) is a Scottish former professional footballer, best remembered for his time at Rangers and West Bromwich Albion. He made 22 international appearances...  more
  • Ben Hamilton Johnston (born 25 April 1980) is a drummer, vocalist, and songwriter, best known for his work with Scottish group Biffy Clyro....  more
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    William Marquitz "Little Bill" Johnston (November 2, 1894 – May 1, 1946) was a former World No. 1 American tennis champion....  more
  • Dec. at 92 (1896-1988)
    Edgar Charles Johnston, DFC (30 April 1896 – 22 May 1988) was an Australian fighter pilot and ace of the First World War and, later, a leading member in civil aviation in Australia. ...  more
  • Bill Johnston is an American golf course architect and former professional golfer who played on the PGA Tour. Johnston was born in Donora, Pennsylvania, but moved to Ogden, Utah when he was four...  more
  • Rex David Johnston is a retired American professional athlete who played Major League Baseball for the Pittsburgh Pirates and in the National Football League for the Pittsburgh Steelers. He is the...  more
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    Oliver Martin Johnston, Jr. ("Ollie") (October 31, 1912 – April 14, 2008) was an American motion picture animator. He was one of Disney's Nine Old Men, and the last surviving at the time of his death...  more
  • Jay Johnston (born October 22, 1968) is an American actor and comedian best known for his work as a writer and cast member on the HBO sketch comedy series Mr. Show and for playing the role of Officer...  more
  • Rebecca Johnston is an ice hockey player....  more
  • Alan Graham Johnston (born 17 May 1962) is a British journalist working for the BBC. He has been the BBC's correspondent in Uzbekistan, Afghanistan, the Gaza Strip and Italy. He is based in...  more
  • John Dennis Johnston is an American actor. He appears films such as Close Encounters of the Third Kind, Streets of Fire, Flesh+Blood, and TV series such as In Plain Sight He appeared in both the...  more
  • Becky Johnston is a screenwriter, director, producer and actress....  more
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