Entertainment Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald  

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

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Norm Macdonald is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
age 55
Norman Gene "Norm" Macdonald is a Canadian stand-up comedian, writer, producer and actor. He is best known for his five seasons as a cast member on Saturday Night Live, which included ...more
Kelly Macdonald is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
age 39
Kelly Macdonald is a Scottish actress, known for her role in the independent film Trainspotting and mainstream releases such as Nanny McPhee, Gosford Park, Intermission, No Country for Old Men, ...more
Amy Macdonald is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
age 31
Amy Macdonald is a Scottish singer-songwriter, guitarist, and recording artist. She has sold over 9 million records worldwide. Macdonald released her debut album This Is the Life in 2007. The ...more
Jeanette MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
Dec. at 62 (1903-1965)
Jeanette Anna MacDonald was an American singer and actress best remembered for her musical films of the 1930s with Maurice Chevalier and Nelson Eddy. During the 1930s and 1940s she starred in 29 ...more
Shauna Macdonald is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
age 38
Shauna Macdonald is a Scottish television and film actress.
Kathy MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
Jason MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
age 43
Jason Anthony MacDonald is a retired Canadian mixed martial artist who is perhaps best known for his two stints with the Ultimate Fighting Championship as a middleweight. He is also a veteran of ...more
Rory MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
age 29
Rory Joseph MacDonald is a Canadian mixed martial artist currently signed with the UFC fighting in the welterweight division. He is a former King of the Cage Lightweight Champion. As of June 29, ...more
Colin MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
age 40
Colin MacDonald is a Canadian musician who is best known as the lead singer and rhythm guitarist for the rock group The Trews. His brother, John-Angus, is also a member of the group, as is his ...more
John D. MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
Dec. at 70 (1916-1986)
John Dann MacDonald was an American writer of novels and short stories, known for his thrillers. MacDonald was a prolific author of crime and suspense novels, many of them set in his adopted ...more
Ramsay MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
Dec. at 71 (1866-1937)
James Ramsay MacDonald, FRS was a British statesman who was the first ever Labour Party Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, leading a Labour Government in 1924, a Labour Government from 1929 ...more
George MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
Dec. at 81 (1824-1905)
George MacDonald was a Scottish author, poet, and Christian minister. He was a pioneering figure in the field of fantasy literature and the mentor of fellow writer Lewis Carroll. His writings ...more
Mike MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
age 63
Mike MacDonald is a Canadian stand-up comedian and actor. He has written and/or starred in many movies, including Mr. Nice Guy. In addition to his successful and well received live performances ...more
Michael Patrick MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
age 52
Michael Patrick MacDonald is an Irish-American activist against crime and violence and author of his memoir, All Souls: A Family Story From Southie. Since being involved in activism, he helped ...more
Ross Macdonald is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
Dec. at 68 (1915-1983)
Ross Macdonald is the main pseudonym that was used by the American-Canadian writer of crime fiction Kenneth Millar. He is best known for his series of hardboiled novels set in southern ...more
Malcolm Macdonald is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
age 69
Malcolm Ian Macdonald is a former English footballer nicknamed Supermac, famed for scoring goals for Luton Town, Newcastle United and Arsenal.
John MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
age 71
John Roy MacDonald is a musician who plays the French horn and has won several major competitions. He was born on July 13, 1948 in Gimli, Manitoba, Canada. His family moved to Ottawa three years ...more
Jeffrey Macdonald is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
Julien Macdonald is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
age 47
Julien Macdonald OBE is a Welsh fashion designer who has appeared as judge on the television programme, Britain & Ireland's Next Top Model. In 2001, he was named "British Fashion ...more
Kenneth MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
Died at 71 (1901-1972)
Kenneth MacDonald was an American film actor. Born in Portland, Indiana, MacDonald made more than 220 film and television appearances between 1931 and 1970.
Charles B. Macdonald is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
Dec. at 84 (1855-1939)
Charles Blair Macdonald was a major figure in early American golf. He built the first 18-hole course in the United States, was a driving force in the founding of the United States Golf ...more
John-Angus MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
John-Angus MacDonald is a guitarist and musician.
Bette MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
Bette MacDonald is a Canadian comedian, actress, and writer, best known for her comedic television series Rideau Hall. A premier Atlantic Canadian comedian, she has been compared to Carol ...more
Kevin MacDonald is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
age 58
Kevin Duncan MacDonald is a Scottish former footballer who is the former manager of Swindon Town and is currently the assistant manager of Aston Villa. As a player MacDonald was a member of the ...more
Kevin Macdonald is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is MacDonald
age 51
Kevin Macdonald is a Scottish director. His films include the documentary about the 1972 murder of 11 Israeli athletes, One Day in September, the rock-climbing documentary Touching the Void, the ...more