Entertainment Famous People Whose Last Name Is King  

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

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Stephen King is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 71
Stephen Edwin King is an American author of contemporary horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, science fiction, and fantasy. His books have sold more than 350 million copies, many of which ...more

B.B. King is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 93
B.B. King is an American blues musician, singer, songwriter, and guitarist. Rolling Stone magazine ranked him at No. 6 on its 2011 list of the 100 greatest guitarists of all time, and he was ...more

Jaime King is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 39
Jaime King is an American actress and model. In her modeling career and early film roles, she used the names Jamie King and James King, which was a childhood nickname given to King by her ...more

Carole King is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 77
Carole King is a Grammy Award-winning New York born composer and singer-songwriter. Her career began in the 1960s when King, along with her then husband Gerry Goffin, wrote more than two dozen ...more

Larry King is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 85
Larry King is an American television and radio host, actor, voice artist, and comedian whose work has been recognized with awards including two Peabodys and 10 Cable ACE Awards. He began as a ...more

Bernard King is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 62
Bernard King is a retired American professional basketball player at the small forward position in the NBA. He played 14 seasons with the New Jersey Nets, Utah Jazz, Golden State Warriors, New ...more

Billie Jean King is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 75
Billie Jean King is an American former World No. 1 professional tennis player. King won 39 Grand Slam titles, including 12 singles, 16 women's doubles, and 11 mixed doubles titles. King won the ...more

Don King is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 87
Donald "Don" King is an American boxing promoter whose career highlights include promoting "The Rumble in the Jungle" and the "Thrilla in Manila". King has promoted ...more

Regina King is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 48
Regina King is an American film and television actress and director. She played Brenda Jenkins on the NBC sitcom 227 and had a supporting role in the feature film Jerry Maguire. King in her ...more

Albert King is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
Dec. at 69 (1923-1992)
Albert King was an American blues guitarist and singer, and a major influence in the world of blues guitar playing. King was posthumously inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in May

Ben E. King is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 80
Benjamin Earl King, known as Ben E. King, is an American soul and R&B singer. He is perhaps best known as the singer and co-composer of "Stand by Me"—a US Top 10 hit in both 1961 ...more

Freddie King is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
Dec. at 42 (1934-1976)
Freddie King was an influential American blues guitarist and singer. He is often mentioned as one of "the Three Kings" of electric blues guitar along with Albert King and B.B. King. ...more

Steve King is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 69
Steven Arnold "Steve" King is the U.S. Representative for Iowa's 4th congressional district, serving in Congress since 2003; the district is located in the northwestern part of the ...more

Joey King is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 19
Joey Lynn King is an American teen actress. She is known for her starring role as Ramona Quimby in Ramona and Beezus, the 2010 adaption of Beverly Cleary's book series with the same title. She ...more

Alison King is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 45
Alison King is an English actress. She has had major television roles as Lynda Block in the Sky One television series Dream Team, and since 2006 as Carla Connor in the ITV soap opera Coronation ...more

Mollie King is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 31
Mollie Elizabeth King is an English singer-songwriter. She is best known for being a member of platinum girl group The Saturdays. In the Saturdays, King has successfully enjoyed thirteen top-ten ...more

Jamie King is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King

Alan King is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
Dec. at 77 (1927-2004)
Alan King was an American actor and comedian known for his biting wit and often angry humorous rants. King became well known as a Jewish comedian and satirist. He was also a serious actor who ...more

Kerry King is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 54
Kerry Ray King is an American musician, best known as a guitarist for the American thrash metal band Slayer. He co-founded the band with Jeff Hanneman in 1981 and has been a member ever since.

Rodney King is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
Dec. at 47 (1965-2012)
Rodney Glen King III was an American taxi driver who became nationally known after being beaten by Los Angeles Police Department officers following a high-speed car chase on March 3, 1991. A ...more

Georgia King is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 32
Georgia May King is a Scottish actress.

Elle King is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 30
Elle Schneider is an actress and a singer-songwriter.

Hunter King is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 25
Hunter Hailey King is an American actress. She is known for portraying Adriana Masters on Hollywood Heights and Summer Newman on The Young and the Restless.

Peter T. King is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
age 74
Peter Thomas King is the U.S. Representative for New York's 2nd congressional district. He is a member of the Republican Party and represents the central Long Island district that includes parts ...more

Coretta Scott King is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is King
Dec. at 79 (1927-2006)
Coretta Scott King was an American author, activist, and civil rights leader. Coretta Scott King helped lead the African-American Civil Rights Movement in the 1960s. King was an active advocate ...more