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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long 

Chris Abraham
Updated October 27, 2017 6k views 91 items
Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Long. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Long on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Long as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Long along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Long, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Longs include Nia Long, Howie Long, and Shelley Long, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Nia Long is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Age 48 from New York City, New York, USA
Nia Talita Long (born October 30, 1970) is an American actress. She is known for her roles in the television series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Third Watch and Empire, and the films Boyz n the ...more
Howie Long is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Age 59 from Charlestown, Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Howard Matthew Moses Long (born January 6, 1960) is an American former National Football League (NFL) defensive end, actor, and current sports analyst. He played in the NFL for 13 seasons and ...more
Shelley Long is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Age 69 from Fort Wayne, Indiana, United States of America
Shelley Lee Long (born August 23, 1949) is an American actress and comedian. She is best known for her role as Diane Chambers on the hit sitcom Cheers, for which she received five Emmy ...more
Jake Long is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Age 30 from Detroit, Michigan
Jake Edward Long (born May 9, 1985) is a former American football offensive tackle. He played college football at Michigan, where he was a two-time consensus All-American, and was drafted by the ...more
Huey Long is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Dec. at 42 (1893-1935) from Winnfield, Louisiana, USA
Huey Pierce Long Jr. (August 30, 1893 – September 10, 1935), nicknamed "The Kingfish", was an American politician who served as the 40th governor of Louisiana from 1928 to 1932 and was ...more
Chris Long is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Chris Long Age 30 from Santa Monica, California
Christopher Howard Long (born March 28, 1985) is a former American football defensive end. He is the son of Pro Football Hall of Fame member Howie Long and older brother of football player Kyle ...more
Shannon Long is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Age 50 from Gladstone, Australia
The following is a list of Playboy Playmates of 1988. Playboy magazine names its Playmate of the Month each month throughout the year.
Richard Long is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Dec. at 47 (1927-1974) from Chicago, Illinois, USA
Richard Long (December 17, 1927 – December 21, 1974) was an American actor best known for his leading roles in three ABC television series, including The Big Valley, Nanny and the Professor, and ...more
Shane Long is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Age 32 from Gortnahoe
Shane Patrick Long (born 22 January 1987) is an Irish professional footballer who plays as a striker for Southampton and the Republic of Ireland national team. He also played hurling for ...more
Jodi Long is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Age 65 from Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States of America
Jodi Long (born January 7, 1954) is an American actress of Asian descent.
Shorty Long is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Dec. at 29 (1940-1969) from Birmingham, Alabama
Frederick Earl "Shorty" Long (May 20, 1940 – June 29, 1969) was an American soul singer, songwriter, musician, and record producer for Motown's Soul Records imprint. He was inducted ...more
Grant Long is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Age 52 from Wayne, Michigan
Grant Andrew Long (born March 12, 1966) is a retired American professional basketball player. He played over 1,000 NBA games over a 15-year career.A 6'9" forward from Eastern Michigan ...more
Chuck Long is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Age 52 from Norman, Oklahoma
Charles Franklin Long Jr. (born February 18, 1963) is a former American football player and coach. He played quarterback in college at Iowa for Hayden Fry and professionally with the Detroit ...more
Theodore Long is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Age 71 from Birmingham, Alabama, United States of America
Theodore Robert Rufus Long (born September 15, 1947) is an American retired professional wrestling personality who made appearances for WWE, having served as a manager, referee and authority ...more
Richard Long is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Age 73 from Bristol, United Kingdom
Sir Richard Julian Long, (born 2 June 1945) is an English sculptor and one of the best known British land artists. Long is the only artist to have been short-listed four times for the Turner ...more
Barry Long is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Age 70 from Canada
Barry Kenneth Long (born January 3, 1949) is a Canadian retired professional ice hockey player and coach. Long began his career with the Moose Jaw Canucks of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey ...more
Robert Long is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Dec. at 63 (1943-2006) from Utrecht, Kingdom of the Netherlands
Robert Long (22 October 1943 in Utrecht as Jan Gerrit Bob Arend (Bob) Leverman – 13 December 2006 in Antwerp) was a Dutch singer and television presenter.
Crawford Long is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Dec. at 63 (1815-1878) from Danielsville, Georgia
Crawford Williamson Long (November 1, 1815 – June 16, 1878) was an American surgeon and pharmacist best known for his first use of inhaled sulfuric ether as an anesthetic.
Nicole Long is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Frank Belknap Long is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Dec. at 93 (1901-1994) from Manhattan, New York City, New York
Frank Belknap Long (April 27, 1901 – January 3, 1994) was an American writer of horror fiction, fantasy, science fiction, poetry, gothic romance, comic books, and non-fiction. Though his writing ...more
Herman Long is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Dec. at 43 (1866-1909) from Chicago, Illinois
Herman C. Long (April 13, 1866 – September 16, 1909) was an American shortstop in Major League Baseball (MLB) who played for the Kansas City Cowboys, Boston Beaneaters, New York Highlanders, ...more
Luz Long is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Dec. at 30 (1913-1943) from Leipzig, Germany
Carl Ludwig "Luz" Long (27 April 1913 – 14 July 1943) was a German Olympic long-jumper, notable for winning the silver medal in the event at the 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin and for ...more
John Long is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Age 62 from Romulus, Michigan
John Eddie Long (born August 28, 1956) is an American retired professional basketball player. After starring at the University of Detroit, the 6' 5" (1.96 m) shooting guard was selected by ...more
Matt Long is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long
Matt Long Age 38 from Winchester, Kentucky, USA
Matthew Clayton Long (born May 18, 1980) is an American actor. He is best known for his roles in the television series Jack & Bobby (2004–2005), and the films Ghost Rider (2007) and Sydney ...more
Rob Long is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Long