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
age 46
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 model for Playboy magazine ...more

Melissa McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
age 45
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
Dec. 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
age 56
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
age 85
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
age 55
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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
age 42
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
age 52
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 is the wife of Brandon McCarthy.

Joe McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Dec. 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
age 35
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
age 28
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
Dec. 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
Dec. 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
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
age 44
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
age 30
Carmen McCarthy is a pornographic actress..

Tommy McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is McCarthy
Dec. 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
age 58
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
Dec. at 77 (1912-1989)
Mary Therese McCarthy was an American author, critic and political activist.