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Who Is The Most Famous Jordan In The World?

Updated February 26, 2021 362 votes 16 voters 12.0k views63 items

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

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

Michael Jordan is certainly one of the most famous Jordans on this list. One of the famous basketball players with the last name Jordan, he is widely considered to be the best NBA athlete of all time. He is a six-time NBA champion and 14-time NBA All-Star.

Another of the famous people with the last name Jordan is Michael B. Jordan. He is an actor most known for Creed or Black Panther. The Wire, Fruitvale Station, and That Awkward Moment are among his notable projects.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people with the last name Jordan? Just add them to the list. Then be sure to vote up all of the celebrities with the surname Jordan that you've heard of! 

  • Michael Jordan1

    Michael Jordan


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Michael Jeffrey Jordan (born February 17, 1963), also known by his initials MJ, is an American...  more

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  • Michael B. Jordan2

    BirthplaceSanta Ana, California, USA

    Michael Bakari Jordan (born February 9, 1987) is an American actor. He is known for his film...  more

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  • Stanley Jordan3

    Stanley Jordan


    BirthplaceUSA, Chicago, Illinois

    Stanley Jordan (born July 31, 1959) is an American jazz guitarist whose technique involves...  more

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  • Claudia Jordan4

    Claudia Jordan


    BirthplaceProvidence, Rhode Island, USA

    Claudia Angela Jordan (born April 12, 1973) is an American actress, model, reality television...  more

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  • Louis Jordan5

    Louis Jordan


    BirthplaceBrinkley, USA, Arkansas

    Louis Thomas Jordan (July 8, 1908 – February 4, 1975) was an American musician, songwriter and...  more

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  • Montell Jordan6

    Montell Jordan


    BirthplaceLos Angeles, California, USA

    Montell Du'Sean Barnett (born December 3, 1968), known professionally as Montell Jordan, is...  more
  • Neil Jordan7

    Neil Jordan


    BirthplaceSligo, Republic of Ireland

    Neil Patrick Jordan (born 25 February 1950) is an Irish film director, screenwriter, novelist...  more
  • Robert Jordan8

    Robert Jordan


    BirthplaceCharleston, South Carolina, United States of America

    James Oliver Rigney Jr. (October 17, 1948 – September 16, 2007), better known by his pen name...  more
  • Leslie Jordan9

    Leslie Jordan


    BirthplaceChattanooga, Tennessee, United States of America

    Leslie Allen Jordan (born April 29, 1955) is an American actor and playwright. He is best...  more


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  • Ola Jordan10

    Ola Jordan


    BirthplaceNasielsk, Poland

    Aleksandra "Ola" Jordan (née Grabowska; born 30 September 1982) is a Polish professional...  more
  • Steve Jordan11

    Steve Jordan


    BirthplaceNew York City, New York, United States of America

    Steve Jordan (January 14, 1957) is an American drummer, songwriter, and record producer who...  more

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  • June Jordan12

    June Jordan


    BirthplaceHarlem, New York City, New York

    June Millicent Jordan (July 9, 1936 – June 14, 2002) was a Jamaican American self-identified...  more

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  • Alexis Jordan13

    Alexis Jordan


    BirthplaceUSA, South Carolina, Columbia

    Alexis Jordan (born April 7, 1992) is an American singer and actress from Columbia, South...  more
  • Sheila Jordan14

    Sheila Jordan


    BirthplaceDetroit, Michigan

    Sheila Jordan (born Sheila Jeanette Dawson; November 18, 1928) is an American jazz singer and...  more
  • Ronny Jordan15

    Ronny Jordan


    BirthplaceLondon, United Kingdom

    Robert Laurence Albert Simpson, known professionally as Ronny Jordan (29 November 1962 – 13...  more
  • Olivia Jordan16

    Olivia Jordan


    BirthplaceTulsa, Oklahoma, United States of America

    Olivia Jordan is an American actress, model and beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned...  more
  • Benn Jordan17

    Benn Jordan



    Benn Lee Jordan (born October 28, 1979) is an American modern jazz and electronic musician...  more
  • Barbara Jordan18

    Barbara Jordan


    BirthplaceHouston, Texas, United States of America

    Barbara Charline Jordan (February 21, 1936 – January 17, 1996) was an American lawyer,...  more

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  • Tina Marie Jordan19

    BirthplaceNorth Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

    Tina Marie Jordan (born August 21, 1972) is an American glamour model and actress. Jordan is...  more
  • Jeremy Jordan20

    Jeremy Jordan


    BirthplaceCorpus Christi, Texas, United States of America

    Jeremy Michael Jordan is an American actor and singer. He has performed on Broadway and in...  more

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  • Richard Jordan21

    Richard Jordan


    BirthplaceNew York City, USA, New York

    Robert Anson Jordan Jr. (July 19, 1937 – August 30, 1993) was an American stage, screen, and...  more
  • Dorothy Jordan22

    Dorothy Jordan


    BirthplaceClarksville, Tennessee, United States of America

    Dorothy Jordan (August 9, 1906 – December 7, 1988) was an American movie actress who had a...  more
  • Penny Jordan23

    Penny Jordan


    BirthplacePreston, United Kingdom

    Penelope "Penny" Halsall (née Jones; 24 November 1946 – 31 December 2011) was a best-selling...  more
  • Jeanne Jordan24
    Jeanne Jordan is a film director....  more
  • Don Jordan25

    Don Jordan



    Don Jordan (June 22, 1934 – February 13, 1997) was a boxer born in Los Angeles, California and...  more