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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar 

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

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Ajith Kumar is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Age 47 from India, Secunderabad
Ajith Kumar is an Indian film actor who works predominantly in Tamil cinema. In addition to his acting, he is also a motor car racer and participated in the MRF Racing series (2010). His other ...more
Akshay Kumar is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Age 51 from India, Amritsar
Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia (born 9 September 1967), known professionally as Akshay Kumar, is an Indian-born Canadian actor, producer, television personality, martial artist, stuntman and ...more
Kishore Kumar is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Dec. at 58 (1929-1987) from India, Khandwa
Kishore Kumar (4 August 1929 – 13 October 1987; born Abhas Kumar Ganguly) was an Indian playback singer, actor, music director, lyricist, film story writer, film director, producer and ...more
Ashok Kumar is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Age Died at 90 (1911-2001) from India, Bhagalpur
Ashok Kumar (13 October 1911 – 10 December 2001), born Kumudlal Ganguly, and also fondly called Dadamoni, was an Indian film actor who attained iconic status in Indian cinema. He was honoured in ...more
Sanjeev Kumar is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Sanjeev Kumar Dec. at 47 (1938-1985) from India, Mumbai
Sanjeev Kumar (born Harihar Jethalal Jariwala; 9 July 1938 – 6 November 1985) was an Indian film actor. He won several major awards including two National Film Awards for Best Actor for his ...more
Kiran Kumar is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Kiran Kumar (born 20 October 1953) is a Mumbai-based Indian actor. He has worked on many Hindi, Rajasthani, Gujarati films & TV serial. Charlie 2 his latest work on theatre.
Salim Kumar is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Age 49 from India, Chittatukara
Salim Kumar (born 10 October 1969) is an Indian film actor, director and writer in Malayalam cinema. He won the National Film Award for Best Actor in 2010 for his role in Adaminte Makan Abu ...more
Rajendra Kumar is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Dec. at 70 (1929-1999) from Sialkot, Pakistan
Rajendra Kumar Tuli (20 July 1929 – 12 July 1999) was an Indian film actor who starred in Bollywood films. Starting his career in 1950, he appeared in more than 80 films in a career spanning ...more
Dilip Kumar is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Age 96 from Peshawar, Pakistan, Eurasia, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Muhammad Yusuf Khan (born 11 December 1922), known professionally as Dilip Kumar, is an Indian actor. Popularly known as The Tragedy King and The First Khan, he has been credited with bringing ...more
Manoj Kumar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Age 81 from Abbottabad, Pakistan
Manoj Kumar (born Harikishan Giri Goswami on 24 July 1937) is an Indian actor and director in Bollywood. He is remembered for his versatile performances in films like Hariyali Aur Raasta, Woh ...more
Raaj Kumar is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Dec. at 70 (1926-1996) from Pakistan, Loralai
Raaj Kumar (8 October 1926 – 3 July 1996), born as Kulbhushan Pandit, was an Indian film actor. He worked as sub-inspector of Mumbai Police in the late 1940s before he turned to acting with the ...more
G. V. Prakash Kumar is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Age 31 from Chennai, India
G. V. Prakash Kumar is an Indian actor, a composer of film scores and soundtracks, and a producer and singer. He has predominantly scored music for Tamil films. His first film was S Pictures' ...more
Pooja Kumar is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Age 42 from USA, St. Louis, Missouri
Pooja Kumar is an Indo-American actress known for her work in Indian films. After winning the title of Miss India USA, she started her global career as an American actress, producer, and model. ...more
Uttam Kumar is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Dec. at 54 (1926-1980) from India, Kolkata
Uttam Kumar (born as Arun Kumar Chatterjee; 3 September 1926 – 24 July 1980) was an Indian film actor, director, producer and singer who predominantly worked in Indian Cinema. Kumar is widely ...more
Shalini Kumar is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Shalini Kumar Age 38 from Chennai, India
Shalini Babu, also known simply as Shalini, is a former Indian actress who predominantly worked in Malayalam films along with a few Tamil films. She debuted at the age of three as a child artist ...more
Bhuvneshwar Kumar is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Age 29 from Eurasia, Bulandshahr, Meerut division, Uttar Pradesh, India, Bulandshahr district
Bhuvneshwar Kumar is a cricketer.
Sujit Kumar is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Dec. at 76 (1934-2010) from India, Varanasi
Sujit Kumar (born Shamsher Singh; 7 February 1934 – 5 February 2010) was an Indian film actor and producer. He appeared in over 150 Hindi films in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s, and 25 films in ...more
Nitish Kumar is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Age 68 from Bakhtiarpur, India
Nitish Kumar (born 1 March 1951) is an Indian politician. He is the present Chief Minister of Bihar, a state in India, since 2017 and has served in that role on five previous occasions. He has ...more
Pradeep Kumar is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Dec. at 76 (1925-2001) from West Bengal, India
Pradeep Kumar (born Sital Batabyal; 4 January 1925 – 27 October 2001) was an Indian actor who is recognized for his work in Hindi English and Bengali cinema.
Amit Kumar is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Age 66 from India
Amit Kumar Ganguly (born 3 July 1952) is an Indian versatile film playback singer, actor, entertainer, producer and director of Hindi films. Recent years he sung songs in his own compositions. ...more
Tarun Kumar is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Age 36 from Andhra Pradesh, India
Tarun Kumar is an Indian film actor known for his works predominantly in Telugu cinema. He has also appeared in few Tamil, Malayalam and Oriya films. He has received three state Nandi Awards and ...more
Anupama Kumar is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Age 44 from India, Coimbatore
Anupama Prakash Kumar (born 4 December 1974 in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu), better known as Anupama Kumar, is an Indian film actress and model. Having appeared in more than 300 ad films, she made ...more
Vineet Kumar is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Age 62 from Patna, India
Vineet Kumar (born 22 February 1957) is an Indian film actor. The veteran actor from National School of Drama, is known for his works in Hindi, English and Telugu language films and Television. ...more
Roopesh Kumar is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Roopesh Kumar is an actor.
T. K. Rajeev Kumar is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Kumar
Age 57 from Kottayam, India
T. K. Rajeev Kumar (born 1961 in Kottayam, India) is a National Award-winning Indian director of Malayalam films, from Trivandrum. A Show Director,Theatre Actor & Percussionist (Mridangam). ...more