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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly 

Chris Abraham
Updated August 5, 2019 14.6k views 98 items
Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Kelly. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Kelly on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Kelly as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Kelly along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Kelly, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Kellys include Minka Kelly, Grace Kelly, and Kelly Kelly, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Minka Kelly is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Age 38 from Los Angeles, California, USA
Minka Kelly (born Minka Dumont Dufay; June 24, 1980) is an American actress. Her first starring role was in the NBC drama series Friday Night Lights (2006–2009) and she has also appeared on the ...more
Grace Kelly is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Dec. at 53 (1929-1982) from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Grace Patricia Kelly (November 12, 1929 – September 14, 1982) was an American film actress who became Princess of Monaco after marrying Prince Rainier III in April 1956. After embarking on an ...more
Kelly Kelly is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Age 32 from Jacksonville
Barbara Jean Blank (born January 15, 1987) is an American model, actress, reality television personality, and professional wrestler, better known by her ring name Kelly Kelly. Blank has a ...more
R. Kelly is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Age 52 from Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
Robert Sylvester Kelly (born January 8, 1967)[8] is an American singer, songwriter, record producer, and former semi-professional basketball player. Kelly is known for songs including ...more
Chris Kelly is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Age 38 from Toronto, Canada
Christopher Kelly (born November 11, 1980) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey player. Kelly played for the Ottawa Senators, Boston Bruins and Anaheim Ducks of the National Hockey ...more
Jim Kelly is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Age 59 from USA, Pennsylvania, East Brady
James Edward Kelly (born February 14, 1960) is a former American football quarterback who played in the National Football League (NFL) for eleven seasons and spent the entirety of his NFL career ...more
Gene Kelly is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Dec. at 84 (1912-1996) from Pittsburgh, USA, Highland Park, Pennsylvania
Eugene Curran Kelly (August 23, 1912 – February 2, 1996) was an American dancer, actor of film, stage, and television, singer, film director, producer, and choreographer. He was known for his ...more
Machine Gun Kelly is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Age 28 from Houston, Texas
Colson Baker (born April 22, 1990), known professionally as Machine Gun Kelly (abbreviated as MGK), is an American rapper and actor from Cleveland, Ohio. MGK embarked on a musical career as a ...more
Joanne Kelly is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Age 40 from Bay d'Espoir
Joanne M. Kelly (born December 22, 1978) is a Canadian actress, known for her appearances in films such as Going the Distance, and in the TV series Warehouse 13 as the character Myka Bering, a ...more
Tori Kelly is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Age 26 from Canyon Lake, California, United States of America
Victoria Loren Kelly (born December 14, 1992) is an American singer, songwriter, actress, and record producer. Kelly first gained recognition after posting videos on YouTube as a teenager, and ...more
Megyn Kelly is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Age 48 from Syracuse, New York, United States of America
Megyn Marie Kelly (born November 18, 1970) is an American journalist and former corporate defense attorney. She was a news anchor at Fox News from 2004 to 2017, and a talk show host and ...more
Red Kelly is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Age 91 from Simcoe, Ontario, Canada
Leonard Patrick "Red" Kelly (July 9, 1927 – May 2, 2019) was a Canadian professional ice hockey player and coach. He was also a Liberal Member of Parliament for the Toronto-area riding ...more
Chip Kelly is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Age 55 from Dover, New Hampshire
Charles Edward Kelly (born November 25, 1963) is an American football coach who is the head coach for the UCLA Bruins. He was a head coach in the National Football League (NFL) twice, with the ...more
Richard Kelly is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Age 43 from Virginia, United States of America
James Richard Kelly (born March 28, 1975) is an American film director and writer, who wrote and directed the cult classic Donnie Darko in 2001.
Lorraine Kelly is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Age 59 from Glasgow, United Kingdom
Lorraine Kelly, (born 30 November 1959) is a Scottish actor and presenter, and journalist. She is best known for presenting Raa Raa the Noisy Lion on CBeebies. Kelly has been presented on TV-am, ...more
King Kelly is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Dec. at 37 (1857-1894) from Troy, New York
Michael Joseph "King" Kelly (December 31, 1857 – November 8, 1894), also commonly known as "$10,000 Kelly", was an American outfielder, catcher, and manager in various ...more
Lisa Robin Kelly is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Lisa Robin Kelly Dec. at 43 (1970-2013) from Southington, Connecticut, United States of America
Lisa Robin Kelly (March 5, 1970 – August 15, 2013) was an American actress. She was best known for her role as Laurie Forman on the TV series That '70s Show
Jean Louisa Kelly is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Age 46 from USA, Massachusetts, Worcester
Jean Louisa Kelly (born March 9, 1972) is an American actress. After making her film debut as Tia Russell in Uncle Buck (1989) alongside John Candy, she appeared in a wide range of other films ...more
Leroy Kelly is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Leroy Kelly Age 76 from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Leroy Kelly (born May 20, 1942) is a former American football player. A Pro Football Hall of Fame running back, he played for the Cleveland Browns in the National Football League (NFL) from 1964 ...more
David Kelly is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Dec. at 83 (1929-2012) from Dublin, Republic of Ireland
David Kelly (11 July 1929 – 12 February 2012) was an Irish actor who had regular roles in several film and television works from the 1950s onwards. One of the most recognisable voices and faces ...more
Moira Kelly is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Age 50 from New York City, USA, New York
Moira Kelly (born March 6, 1968) is an American actress. She is best known for portraying Kate Moseley in the 1992 film The Cutting Edge, as well as single mother Karen Roe on the teen drama One ...more
Brian Kelly is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Age 57 from Everett, Massachusetts
Brian Keith Kelly (born October 25, 1961) is an American football coach and former player. He is currently the head football coach at the University of Notre Dame, a position he has held since ...more
Michael Kelly is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Age 50 from USA, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Michael Joseph Kelly, Jr. (born May 22, 1969) is an American actor. He is best known for his role as Doug Stamper in House of Cards, as well as for roles in films such as Changeling, Dawn of the ...more
Jim Kelly is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Dec. at 67 (1946-2013) from Millersburg, Kentucky, United States of America
James Milton Kelly (May 5, 1946 – June 29, 2013) was an American athlete, actor, and martial artist. Kelly rose to fame in the early 1970s appearing in several blaxploitation films. Kelly is ...more
Megan Kelly is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kelly
Age 38 from Hayward, California
Megan Kelly is an animator.