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Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Kim. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Kim on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Kim as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Kim along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Kim, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Kims include Lil' Kim, Gail Kim, and Daniel Dae Kim, 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 Kim, 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.

Lil' Kim is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Lil' Kim age 42 - Kimberly Denise Jones known by her stage name Lil' Kim, is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, model, and actress. She was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, living much of her ...more

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Gail Kim is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Gail Kim age 40 - Gail Kim-Irvine is a Canadian professional wrestler, professional wrestling valet, model and actress of Korean descent currently working for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. She also worked with ...more

Daniel Dae Kim is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Daniel Dae Kim age 48 - Daniel Dae Kim is an American actor, producer, and director. Kim is best known for his roles as Jin-Soo Kwon in Lost, Chin Ho Kelly in Hawaii Five-0, and Johnny Gat in the Saints Row series of ...more

Byung-hyun Kim is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Byung-hyun Kim age 38 - Byung-hyun Kim is a South Korean professional baseball pitcher for the KIA Tigers of Korea Baseball Organization. He is best known for his years with the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Boston Red ...more

Nellie Kim is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Nellie Kim age 59 - Nellie Vladimirovna Kim is a retired Soviet gymnast who won three gold medals and a silver medal at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, and two gold medals at the 1980 Summer Olympics. She was ...more

Ok-bin Kim is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Ok-bin Kim age 30 - Kim Ok-bin is a South Korean actress. Kim made her debut in an online beauty contest in 2004, and began her acting career with a role in 2005 film Voice. Subsequent appearances include the ...more

Jay Kim is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Jay Kim age 78 - Chang Joon “Jay” Kim is a former member of the U.S. House of Representatives from California and ambassador for Korean-American relations. He was the first Korean-American to be elected to the ...more

Sun-woo Kim is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Sun-woo Kim age 38 - Sun-woo "Sunny" Kim is a former South Korean professional baseball pitcher of the Korean Baseball Organization. He has previously played in Major League Baseball for the Boston Red ...more

Daul Kim is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Daul Kim Died at 20 (1989-2009) - Kim Daul was an international South Korean fashion model, Painter and blogger. She committed suicide at the age of 20.

Lily Kim is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Lily Kim age 35 - Lily Kim is a Korean-American media personality in Chicago. She is the Managing Partner and Host of Ascene Chicago, the online entertainment guide to the best of Chicago's Asian scene. She is ...more

James Kim is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
James Kim Died at 35 (1971-2006) - James Kim was an American television personality and technology analyst for the former TechTV international cable television network, reviewing products for shows including The Screen Savers, ...more

Yu-ri Kim is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Yu-ri Kim Died at 22 (1989-2011) - Yu-ri Kim was a South Korean fashion model, who was active from late 2000s to early 2010s. Despite being considered one of the most promising models in the runway scene in South Korea, she died ...more

Jacqueline Kim is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Jacqueline Kim age 52 - Jacqueline Joan Kim is an American writer, actress, filmmaker and composer. She was nominated for a FIND Independent Spirit award for Best Supporting Actress in the film, Charlotte Sometimes.

So Yong Kim is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
So Yong Kim age 49 - So Yong Kim is an award-winning Korean American independent filmmaker. She has made three feature films, In Between Days, Treeless Mountain and For Ellen, set in Canada, South Korea and the ...more

Min Kim is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim

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André Kim is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
André Kim Died at 75 (1935-2010) - Andre Kim was a South Korean fashion designer based in Seoul, South Korea. He was known predominantly for his evening and wedding gown collections. He is survived by his adopted son, Kim

Eric B. Kim is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Eric B. Kim age 63 - Eric B. Kim is a Korean American businessman in the technology field. Kim was born in Seoul, South Korea, in 1954. At the age of 11, his family moved to Los Angeles, in the United States. He ...more

Hye Sun Kim is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim

Pat Kim is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim

Mi-kyung Kim is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Mi-kyung Kim age 52 - Kim Mi-Kyeong is an actress.

Jinah Kim is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Jinah Kim age 45 - Jinah Kim is a Korean American reporter for NBC News and KNBC in Los Angeles, California. She is also President of the Los Angeles chapter of the Asian American Journalists Association. She is ...more

Ji-yeong Kim is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Ji-yeong Kim age 41 - Ji-yeong Kim is an actress.

Allen Kim is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Allen Kim age 26 - Kim Kibum, now better known by his stage name in Japan Allen Kibum, is a South Korean idol singer, dancer, actor and television host. He is best known for being a former member of South Korean ...more

Yeon Joo Kim is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Yeon Joo Kim age 35 - Yeon Joo Kim is an actor.

Jaegwon Kim is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Jaegwon Kim age 82 - Jaegwon Kim is a Korean American philosopher who works at Brown University. He is best known for his work on mental causation and the mind-body problem. Key themes in his work include: a ...more

Jim Yong Kim is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Jim Yong Kim age 57 - Jim Yong Kim MD, PhD, also known as Kim Yong, is a Korean American physician and anthropologist who became the 12th President of the World Bank on July 1, 2012. He was President of Dartmouth ...more

Johnny Kim is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Johnny Kim age 48 - Johnny Kim is an actor.

Bo-mi Kim is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Bo-mi Kim age 28 - Bo-mi Kim is an actress.

Christina Eunji Kim is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Christina Eunji Kim Christina Eunji Kim is a film art director.

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Kim is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
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Gina Kim is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Gina Kim age 43 - Gina Kim is a filmmaker and academic. She is currently an Assistant Professor at the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television. Kim's five feature-length films and short films have garnered ...more

Yu Yeon Kim is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Yu Yeon Kim Yu Yeon Kim is an independent curator based in New York City, USA and Seoul, Korea. Kim has curated and been a commissioner of many distinguished international exhibitions of contemporary art.

Grace Kim is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Grace Kim age 36

Seong-su Kim is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Seong-su Kim age 42 - Kim Sung-soo is a South Korean actor and television host. After beginning his career as a fashion model, Kim made his acting debut in the tokusatsu series Vectorman and the erotic film The Sweet ...more

Chang-wan Kim is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Chang-wan Kim age 63 - Kim Chang-wan is a South Korean rock singer, composer, musician, actor, TV host, radio DJ, writer, and poet.

Randall Duk Kim is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Randall Duk Kim age 72 - Randall Duk Kim is a Korean-American stage, television and film actor.

Elizabeth Kim is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Elizabeth Kim age 61 - Elizabeth Kim is the pen name of an American journalist who authored the book Ten Thousand Sorrows, which is described as a memoir.

Seung Eun Kim is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Seung Eun Kim age 41 - Seung-Eun Kim is an artist, director and animator. He is a three-time Emmy nominee, and three-time Annie Award nominee. Seung Kim has been employed in the field of animation since 1996. ...more

Sohee Kim is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Sohee Kim Sohee Kim is a Roto/Paint Artist.

James J Kim is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
James J Kim James Kim is an American businessman who founded the chipmaker Amkor. He and his family have a net worth of US$1.6 billion according to Forbes.

Gyu-ri Kim is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Gyu-ri Kim age 37 - Kim Gyu-ri, previously known as Kim Min-sun is a South Korean actress best known for the film Portrait of a Beauty. She was involved in a controversy in 2008 when she made a statement against ...more

Sang Jung Kim is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Sang Jung Kim age 51 - Kim Sang-joong is a South Korean actor. He is best known for starring in the television dramas My Husband's Woman, City Hunter, and The Chaser.

David Kim is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
David Kim age 53 - David Kim is a violinist born in Carbondale, Illinois and was the only American to win a prize at the International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow in 1986, where he got sixth prize. Since ...more

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Hie-gab Kim is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Hie-gab Kim Died at 70 (1923-1993) - Hie-gab Kim is an actor and film score composer.

Peter S. Kim is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Peter S. Kim age 59 - Peter S. Kim, Ph.D is Executive Vice President and President, Merck Research Laboratories

Dong-won Kim is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Dong-won Kim Died at 90 (1916-2006) - Dong-won Kim was an actor.

Kangmin Kim is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Kangmin Kim Kangmin Kim is a film director, film editor, cinematographer and animator.

Sung Hwan Kim is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Sung Hwan Kim age 42 - Sung Hwan Kim is a contemporary artist who grew up in South Korea and is currently based in New York. He also worked in the Netherlands for four years serving as a fellow at the Rijksakademie ...more

Hyeong-ju Kim is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Hyeong-ju Kim age 40 - Hyeong-ju Kim is a cinematographer, film editor, and director.

Duk Koo Kim is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kim
Duk Koo Kim Died at 23 (1959-1982) - Kim Duk-Koo was a South Korean boxer who died following a world championship boxing match against Ray Mancini. His death sparked a number of reforms in the sport aimed to better protect the ...more