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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy 

Chris Abraham
Updated June 18, 2017 5.5k views 99 items
Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Kennedy. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Kennedy on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Kennedy as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Kennedy along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Kennedy, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Kennedys include John F. Kennedy, Robert F. Kennedy, and Ted Kennedy, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

If you want to know more about each celebrity Kennedy, click their corresponding row and more information will appear. In some cases you can click the person's name and see what other lists of ours they are ranked on.
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John F. Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Dec. at 46 (1917-1963) from USA, Massachussetts, Brookline
John Fitzgerald Kennedy (May 29, 1917 – November 22, 1963), often referred to by initials JFK and Jack, was an American politician who served as the 35th president of the United States from ...more
Robert F. Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Dec. at 43 (1925-1968) from Brookline, Massachusetts, United States of America
Robert Francis Kennedy (November 20, 1925 – June 6, 1968) was an American politician and lawyer who served as the 64th United States Attorney General from January 1961 to September 1964, and as ...more
Ted Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Dec. at 77 (1932-2009) from Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
Edward Moore "Ted" Kennedy (February 22, 1932 – August 25, 2009) was an American politician who served as a U.S. Senator from Massachusetts for almost 47 years, from 1962 until his ...more
George Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Age 94 from New York City, USA, New York
George Harris Kennedy Jr. (February 18, 1925 – February 28, 2016) was an American actor who appeared in more than 100 film and television productions. He played "Dragline" opposite ...more
Jessica Parker Kennedy ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Age 34 from Calgary, Canada
Jessica Parker Kennedy (born October 3, 1984) is a Canadian actress. She played Melissa Glaser on the CW series The Secret Circle, Max on the Starz original series Black Sails and Nora ...more
Jayne Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Age 67 from Washington, D.C., United States of America
Jayne Kennedy Overton (née Harrison; October 27, 1951) is an American television personality, actress, model, corporate spokeswoman, producer, writer, public speaker, philanthropist, ...more
Jamie Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Age 48 from USA, Upper Darby, Pennsylvania
James Harvey Kennedy (born May 25, 1970) is an American stand-up comedian, television producer, screenwriter, and actor. He is best known for playing Randy Meeks in the Scream franchise and ...more
Marny Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Age 25 from Melbourne, Australia
Marny Elizabeth Kennedy (born 21 January 1994) is an Australian actress, singer and model. She is best known for her roles as Taylor Fry in the series Mortified and Veronica di Angelo #2 on The ...more
Arthur Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Dec. at 76 (1914-1990) from Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America
John Arthur Kennedy (February 17, 1914 – January 5, 1990) was an American stage and film actor known for his versatility in supporting film roles and his ability to create "an exceptional ...more
Cortez Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Cortez Kennedy Age 47 from Osceola, Arkansas
Cortez Kennedy (August 23, 1968 – May 23, 2017) was an American football defensive tackle who played his entire eleven-season career with the Seattle Seahawks of the National Football League ...more
Maria Doyle Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Age 54 from Republic of Ireland, Dublin, Clontarf, Dublin
Maria Doyle Kennedy (born 25 September 1964) is an Irish singer, songwriter, and actress. With a singing and acting career that has spanned nearly 30 years, she has established herself as one of ...more
Ian Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Age 34 from Huntington Beach, California
Ian Patrick Kennedy (born December 19, 1984) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played for the New York ...more
Caroline Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Age 61 from New York City, New York, United States of America
Caroline Bouvier Kennedy (born November 27, 1957) is an American author, attorney, and diplomat who served as the United States Ambassador to Japan from 2013 to 2017. She is a prominent member ...more
Jimmy Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Age 39 from Yonkers, New York
Jimmy Wayne Kennedy (born November 15, 1979) is a former American football defensive tackle. He was drafted by the St. Louis Rams 12th overall in the 2003 NFL Draft. He played college football ...more
Ted Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Dec. at 84 (1925-2009) from Port Colborne, Canada
Theodore Samuel "Teeder" Kennedy (December 12, 1925 – August 14, 2009) was a professional ice hockey centre who played his entire career with the Toronto Maple Leafs from 1943 to 1957 ...more
Myles Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Age 49 from Boston, Massachusetts
Myles Richard Bass (born November 27, 1969), known professionally as Myles Kennedy, is an American musician, singer, and songwriter, best known as the lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist of the ...more
Sheila Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Sheila Kennedy Age 56 from Memphis, Tennessee, USA
Sheila Kennedy (born April 12, 1962) is a model and actress who was the December 1981 Penthouse Pet of the Month and the 1983 Pet of the Year.
Lincoln Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Age 44 from York, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Tamerlane Lincoln Kennedy, Jr. (born February 12, 1971) is an American former professional football player who was an offensive tackle in the National Football League (NFL) for eleven seasons. ...more
Nigel Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Age 62 from Brighton, England
Nigel Kennedy (born 28 December 1956) is an English violinist and violist. He made his early career in the classical field, and has more recently performed in jazz, klezmer and other music
Terry Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Age 62 from Euclid, Ohio
Terry Kennedy may refer to: Terry Kennedy (baseball) (born 1956), American baseball player Terry Kennedy (politician), American politician Terry Kennedy (skateboarder) (born 1985), American ...more
Tyler Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Age 32 from Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
Tyler Kennedy (born July 15, 1986) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey centre who played nine seasons in the National Hockey League (NHL) for the Pittsburgh Penguins, San Jose Sharks, ...more
Brian Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Age 52 from Belfast, United Kingdom
Brian Edward Patrick Kennedy (born 12 October 1966) is an Irish singer-songwriter and author from Belfast. He scored a number of hit singles and albums in the UK and RoI during the 1990s and ...more
Alan Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Age 64 from Sunderland, United Kingdom
Alan Kennedy (born 31 August 1954) is a former English professional footballer who played the majority of his career as a left back for Newcastle United and then Liverpool. He was a stalwart ...more
Mimi Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Age 70 from Rochester, New York, USA
Mary Claire "Mimi" Kennedy (born September 25, 1948) is an American actress, author, and activist, best known for her performances in television comedies. She co-starred in a number of ...more
Patrick J. Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kennedy
Age 51 from Brighton, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
Patrick Joseph Kennedy II (born July 14, 1967) is an American politician and mental health advocate. From 1995 to 2011, he served as a Democratic member of the United States House of ...more