Celebrities Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy  

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

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Jenny McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Jenny McCarthy age 45 - Jennifer Ann "Jenny" McCarthy is an American model, television host, comedian, actress, author, and anti-vaccine activist. She began her career in 1993 as a nude model for Playboy ...more

Melissa McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Melissa McCarthy age 47 - Melissa Ann McCarthy is an American actress, comedian, writer and producer. McCarthy first gained recognition for her role as Sookie St. James on the television series Gilmore Girls. On the ABC ...more

Joseph McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Joseph McCarthy Died at 49 (1908-1957) - Joseph Raymond "Joe" McCarthy was an American politician who served as a Republican U.S. Senator from the state of Wisconsin from 1947 until his death in 1957. Beginning in 1950, ...more

Andrew McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Andrew McCarthy age 55 - Andrew Thomas McCarthy is an American actor, award-winning travel writer and television director from Westfield, N.J. He is known for his roles in the 1980s films St. Elmo's Fire, Mannequin, ...more

Cormac McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Cormac McCarthy age 84 - Cormac McCarthy is an American novelist, playwright, and screenwriter. He has written ten novels, spanning the southern gothic, western, and post-apocalyptic genres. He won the Pulitzer Prize ...more

Mike McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Mike McCarthy age 54 - Michael John "Mike" McCarthy is a professional American football coach, currently serving as the head coach of the National Football League's Green Bay Packers.

Eugene McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Eugene McCarthy Died at 89 (1916-2005) - Eugene Joseph "Gene" McCarthy was an American politician, poet, and a long-time member of the United States Congress from Minnesota. He served in the U.S. House of Representatives from ...more

Nobu McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Nobu McCarthy Died at 68 (1934-2002) - Nobu McCarthy was a Japanese Canadian actress, stage director, and fashion model.

Joe McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Joe McCarthy Died at 56 (1881-1937) - Joseph Nicodemus McCarthy was a Major League Baseball catcher. McCarthy played for the New York Highlanders in 1905 and the St. Louis Cardinals in 1906. In 16 career games, he had 9 hits in 39 ...more

Kevin McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy Died at 96 (1914-2010) - Kevin McCarthy was an American stage, film, and television actor who appeared in over two hundred television and film roles, including the lead role in 1956 horror science fiction film Invasion ...more

Amy McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Amy McCarthy age 41 - Amy McCarthy is an actress, model and sister of Jenny McCarthy, Lynette McCarthy and Joanne McCarthy.

Thomas McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Thomas McCarthy age 51 - Thomas Joseph McCarthy is an American actor, writer, and film director who has appeared in several movies, including Meet the Parents and Good Night, and Good Luck, and television shows such as ...more

Amanda McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Amanda McCarthy Amanda McCarthy is the wife of Brandon McCarthy.

Joe McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Joe McCarthy Died at 91 (1887-1978) - Joseph Vincent McCarthy was a manager in Major League Baseball, most renowned for his leadership of the "Bronx Bombers" teams of the New York Yankees from 1931 to 1946. The first ...more

Brandon McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Brandon McCarthy age 34 - Brandon Patrick McCarthy is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Los Angeles Dodgers of Major League Baseball. He has also pitched in MLB for the Chicago White Sox, Texas Rangers, ...more

James McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
James McCarthy age 27 - James McCarthy is a professional footballer who plays for Everton and Republic of Ireland as a central midfielder. McCarthy made over 100 appearances for Hamilton Academical as a teenager, ...more

John McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
John McCarthy Died at 84 (1927-2011) - John McCarthy was an American computer scientist and cognitive scientist. McCarthy was one of the founders of the discipline of artificial intelligence. He coined the term "artificial ...more

Karen McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Karen McCarthy Died at 63 (1947-2010) - Karen McCarthy was a Missouri politician. She served as the U.S. Representative for the fifth district of Missouri from 1995 to 2005.

Kerry McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Kerry McCarthy age 53 - Kerry Gillian McCarthy is a British Labour Party politician who has been the Member of Parliament for Bristol East since 2005.

Erin McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy

Nicholas McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Nicholas McCarthy age 43 - Nicholas John "Nick" McCarthy is an English musician. He is the guitarist, backing/lead vocalist, and keyboardist of the Glasgow-based band Franz Ferdinand, as well as a member of the

Carmen McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Carmen McCarthy age 29 - Carmen McCarthy is a pornographic actress..

Tommy McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Tommy McCarthy Died at 59 (1863-1922) - Thomas Francis Michael "Tommy" McCarthy was a 19th-century Major League Baseball player. He was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1946.

Tom McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Tom McCarthy age 57 - Thomas Joseph McCarthy is a retired professional ice hockey player who played 460 games in the National Hockey League. He played for the Minnesota North Stars and Boston Bruins. McCarthy was ...more

Mary McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Mary McCarthy Died at 77 (1912-1989) - Mary Therese McCarthy was an American author, critic and political activist.

Johnny McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Johnny McCarthy age 83 - John Joseph "Johnny" McCarthy is an American former basketball player and coach. A 6'1" guard, he played college basketball and was an All-American at Canisius College. He was ...more

Alex McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Alex McCarthy age 28 - Alex Simon McCarthy is an English footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Queens Park Rangers. A product of Reading's Academy, McCarthy spent time out on loan in the Conference before signing ...more

Benni McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Benni McCarthy age 40 - Benedict Saul "Benni" McCarthy is a South African former footballer who was last contracted to Orlando Pirates in South Africa. McCarthy holds the record of international goals for a ...more

Greg McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Greg McCarthy age 49 - Gregory O'Neil McCarthy is an American former Major League Baseball relief pitcher. He played for the Seattle Mariners from 1996 to 1998. In 2003, McCarthy pitched for the independent Macon ...more

Carolyn McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Carolyn McCarthy age 74 - Carolyn McCarthy is an American nurse and politician who served as the U.S. Representative for New York's 4th congressional district from 1997 to 2015. She is a member of the Democratic Party. ...more

Sheila McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Sheila McCarthy age 62 - Sheila McCarthy is a Canadian film, stage, television actress, and singer. She is one of the most honoured actors in Canada, having won two Genie Awards, two Gemini Awards, and two Dora Awards ...more

Paul McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Paul McCarthy age 72 - Paul McCarthy, is a contemporary artist who lives and works in Los Angeles, California.

Neil McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Neil McCarthy Died at 53 (1932-1985) - Neil McCarthy was a British actor known for his dramatic physical appearance caused by acromegaly. He was also a gifted linguist and pianist.

Colman McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Colman McCarthy age 80 - Colman McCarthy, an American journalist, teacher, lecturer, pacifist, progressive, an anarchist, and long-time peace activist, directs the Center for Teaching Peace in Washington, D.C. From 1969 ...more

Matt McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Matt McCarthy age 38 - Matthew J. McCarthy is an actor.

Kevin McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy age 53 - Kevin Owen McCarthy is the House Majority Leader of the United States House of Representatives and the U.S. Representative for California's 23rd District. A Republican, he was formerly Chairman ...more

Kevin McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Kevin McCarthy age 60 - Kevin McCarthy is a former professional ice hockey player who spent 10 seasons in the National Hockey League between 1977 and 1987, serving as captain of the Vancouver Canucks from 1979 until

Francis X. McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Francis X. McCarthy age 76 - Francis X. McCarthy is an actor and voice actor.

Susanne McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Susanne McCarthy age 69 - Susanne McCarthy is an author of popular fiction with 25 romance novels in Mills & Boon from 1986 to 1999. Recently she has started writing again, publishing direct to e-readers through ...more

Jeffrey P. McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Jeffrey P. McCarthy Jeff McCarthy is a General Partner with North Bridge Venture Partners. Prior to joining North Bridge, he was the president and CEO of New Oak Communications, a leading provider of extranet ...more

Peter McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy

Brendan McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Brendan McCarthy Brendan McCarthy is a British artist and designer best known for his work in comic books, film and television.

Bob McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Bob McCarthy age 69 - Robert Zepp "Bob" McCarthy is a retired English footballer. Originally from Lyndhurst, Hampshire, McCarthy played the majority of his professional career with Football League club ...more

P. H. McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
P. H. McCarthy Died at 70 (1863-1933) - Patrick Henry McCarthy, generally known as P.H. McCarthy and sometimes, more jocularly, as "Pinhead", was an influential labor leader in San Francisco and the 29th Mayor of the City ...more

Kimberly McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Kimberly McCarthy Died at 52 (1961-2013) - Kimberly LaGayle McCarthy was an American death row inmate who was convicted and sentenced to death for the 1997 murder of her neighbor, 71-year-old retired college professor Dorothy Booth, in ...more

Doris McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Doris McCarthy Died at 100 (1910-2010) - Doris McCarthy, CM, O.Ont was a Canadian artist specializing in abstracted landscapes.

Danny McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Danny McCarthy age 29 - Danny McCarthy is an American actor whose roles include Special Agent Danny Hale in Prison Break. He also played Troy in the movie Bench Warmers. He has acted in plays with the Steppenwolf ...more

Andrew C. McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Andrew C. McCarthy Andrew C. McCarthy III is a former Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York. A Republican, he is most notable for leading the 1995 terrorism prosecution against ...more

Frank McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Frank McCarthy Died at 74 (1912-1986) - Frank McCarthy was the secretary of the General Staff of the United States Department of War during World War II; briefly United States Assistant Secretary of State for Administration in 1945; ...more

Laurie McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Laurie McCarthy Laurie McCarthy is a television producer and screenwriter.