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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan 

Chris Abraham
Updated October 13, 2018 9.8k views 92 items
Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Jordan. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Jordan on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Jordan as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Jordan along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Jordan, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Jordans include Michael Jordan, Michael B. Jordan, and DeAndre Jordan, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Michael Jordan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age 56 from New York City, New York
Michael Jeffrey Jordan (born February 17, 1963), also known by his initials MJ, is an American former professional basketball player and the principal owner of the Charlotte Hornets of the ...more
Michael B. Jordan is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age 32 from USA, Santa Ana, California
Michael Bakari Jordan (born February 9, 1987) is an American actor. He is known for his film roles as shooting victim Oscar Grant in the drama Fruitvale Station (2013), boxer Adonis Creed in the ...more
DeAndre Jordan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age 30 from Houston, Texas
Hyland DeAndre Jordan Jr. (born July 21, 1988) is an American professional basketball player for the Brooklyn Nets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played one season of college ...more
Queen Rania of Jordan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age 48 from Kuwait City, Kuwait
Rania Al-Abdullah (Arabic: رانيا العبد الله‎, Rāniyā al-ʻAbd Allāh; born Rania Al-Yassin on 31 August 1970) is the queen consort of Jordan. Born in Kuwait to a Palestinian family, she later ...more
Henry Jordan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age Died at 42 (1935-1977) from Virginia
Henry Wendell Jordan (January 26, 1935 – February 21, 1977) was an American football defensive tackle for the Cleveland Browns and Green Bay Packers during his thirteen-year National Football ...more
Stanley Jordan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age 59 from Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
Stanley Jordan (born July 31, 1959) is an American jazz guitarist whose technique involves tapping his fingers on the fretboard of the guitar with both hands.
Claudia Jordan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age 45 from Providence, Rhode Island, USA
Claudia Angela Jordan (born April 12, 1973) is an American actress, model, reality television and radio personality. She is known for appearing as a model on the U.S. version of Deal or No Deal ...more
Queen Noor of Jordan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age 67 from Washington, D.C., United States of America
Noor Al-Hussein (Arabic: نور الحسين‎; born Lisa Najeeb Halaby on August 23, 1951) is the queen dowager of Jordan as the widow of King Hussein. She was his fourth spouse and queen consort between ...more
Louis Jordan is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Dec. at 67 (1908-1975) from Brinkley, Arkansas, United States of America
Louis Thomas Jordan (July 8, 1908 – February 4, 1975) was an American musician, songwriter and bandleader who was popular from the late 1930s to the early 1950s. Known as "The King of the ...more
Montell Jordan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age 50 from Los Angeles, California, USA
Montell Du'Sean Barnett (born December 3, 1968), known professionally as Montell Jordan, is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and pastor best known for his 1995 single "This ...more
Lee Roy Jordan is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Lee Roy Jordan Age 74 from Excel, Alabama
Lee Roy Jordan (born April 27, 1941) is a former American football linebacker. After attending the University of Alabama, playing under head coach Paul "Bear" Bryant, he played 14 ...more
Leslie Jordan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Leslie Jordan Age 63 from Tennessee, Chattanooga, USA
Leslie Allen Jordan (born April 29, 1955) is an American actor and playwright. He is best known for his roles as Lonnie Garr in Hearts Afire, Beverly Leslie in Will & Grace and several ...more
Neil Jordan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age 69 from Sligo, Republic of Ireland
Neil Patrick Jordan (born 25 February 1950) is an Irish film director, screenwriter, novelist and short-story writer. His first book, Night in Tunisia, won a Somerset Maugham Award and the ...more
Steve Jordan is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age 54 from Phoenix, Arizona
Steven Russell Jordan (born January 10, 1961) is a former American football tight end who played in the National Football League (NFL) for the Minnesota Vikings from 1982 to 1994. He played ...more
Cameron Jordan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Cameron Jordan Age 26 from Chandler, Arizona
Cameron Tyler Jordan (born July 10, 1989) is an American football defensive end for the New Orleans Saints of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at California, and ...more
Orlando Jordan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age 44 from Richmond, Virginia, United States of America
Orlando Mason Jordan (born April 21, 1974) is an American Semi-retired professional wrestler. He is best known for his tenure in WWE, where he was a one-time United States Champion. He is also ...more
Robert Jordan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Dec. at 59 (1948-2007) from Charleston, South Carolina, United States of America
James Oliver Rigney Jr. (October 17, 1948 – September 16, 2007), better known by his pen name Robert Jordan, was an American author of epic fantasy. He is best known for the Wheel of Time ...more
Joe Jordan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age 67 from Cleland, United Kingdom
Joseph Jordan (born 15 December 1951) is a Scottish football player, coach and manager, who was most recently assistant manager of Middlesbrough. A former striker, he played for Leeds United, ...more
Ola Jordan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age 36 from Nasielsk, Poland
Aleksandra "Ola" Jordan (née Grabowska; born 30 September 1982) is a Polish professional ballroom dancer and model. She appeared as a professional on the British TV show ...more
Barbara Jordan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age 61 from Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Barbara Jordan (born April 2, 1957) is a former professional female tennis player from the United States who won the 1979 Australian Open singles title. Jordan also won the mixed doubles title ...more
Steve Jordan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age 62 from New York City, New York, United States of America
Steve Jordan (January 14, 1957) is an American drummer, songwriter, and record producer who has spent much of his career as a studio musician. During the 1970s and '80s, he was a member of the ...more
Abdullah II of Jordan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age 57 from Amman, Jordan
Abdullah II bin Al-Hussein (Arabic: عبدالله الثاني بن الحسين‎, ʿAbdullāh ath-thānī bin Al-Ḥusayn, born 30 January 1962) has been King of Jordan since 1999. He belongs to the Hashemite family, ...more
Alexis Jordan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age 26 from USA, South Carolina, Columbia
Alexis Jordan (born April 7, 1992) is an American singer and actress from Columbia, South Carolina. Jordan rose to fame as a contestant on the first season of America's Got Talent in 2006 at the ...more
Gilbert Paul Jordan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Gilbert Paul Jordan (born Gilbert Paul Elsie on December 12, 1931 – July 7, 2006), known as the "Boozing Barber", was a Canadian serial killer who is believed to have committed the ...more
Clay Jordan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Jordan
Age 63 from Canyon, Texas