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

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Eddie Murphy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Eddie Murphy age 56 - Edward Regan "Eddie" Murphy is an American comedian, actor, writer, singer, and director. Box-office takes from Murphy's films make him the 4th-highest grossing actor in the United ...more

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Brittany Murphy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Brittany Murphy Died at 32 (1977-2009) - Brittany Murphy-Monjack, known professionally as Brittany Murphy, was an American film and stage actress, singer, and voice artist. Murphy, a native of Atlanta, moved to Los Angeles as a ...more

Cillian Murphy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Cillian Murphy age 40 - Cillian Murphy is an Irish actor of stage and screen. Since making his debut in his home country in the late 1990s, Murphy has also become a presence in British and American cinema—noted by ...more

Audie Murphy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Audie Murphy Died at 46 (1925-1971) - Audie Leon Murphy was one of the most decorated American combat soldiers of World War II, receiving every military combat award for valor available from the U.S. Army, as well as French and ...more

Calvin Murphy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Calvin Murphy age 68 - Calvin Jerome Murphy is a retired American professional basketball player who played as a guard for the NBA's San Diego/Houston Rockets from 1970-1983. He is a current member of the Houston ...more

Dale Murphy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Dale Murphy age 61 - Dale Bryan Murphy is a former Major League Baseball outfielder and first baseman. During an 18-year baseball career, 1976–1993, he played for three different teams, but is noted for his time ...more

Larry Murphy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Larry Murphy age 54 - Lawrence Thomas Murphy is a former Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman. He currently serves as a studio analyst on NHL Network.

Carolyn Murphy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Carolyn Murphy age 41 - Carolyn Murphy is an American model and actress.

Peter Murphy is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Peter Murphy age 58 - Peter John Joseph Murphy is an English rock vocalist. He was the vocalist of the rock group Bauhaus, and later went on to release a number of solo albums, such as Deep and Love Hysteria. Thin, ...more

James Murphy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
James Murphy age 47 - James Murphy is an American musician, producer, DJ, and co-founder of record label DFA Records. His most well-known musical project is LCD Soundsystem, which first gained attention with its ...more

Donna Murphy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Donna Murphy age 58 - Donna Murphy is an American actress and singer, known for her work in musical theater. A five-time Tony Award nominee, she has twice won the Tony for Best Actress in a Musical; for her role as ...more

Daniel Murphy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Daniel Murphy age 32 - Daniel Thomas Murphy is an American professional baseball player. A right-handed fielder and left-handed hitter, he currently plays second base for the New York Mets of Major League Baseball. He ...more

Ryan Murphy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Ryan Murphy age 50 - Ryan Murphy is an American film and television screenwriter, director and producer. Murphy is best known for creating/co-creating a number of television series including Popular, Nip/Tuck, Glee, ...more

Charlie Murphy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Charlie Murphy age 56 - Charles Quinton "Charlie" Murphy is an American actor, comedian, and writer. He is the older brother of Eddie Murphy. He is most notable as being a writer and cast member of the Comedy ...more

David Murphy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
David Murphy age 35 - David Matthew Murphy is an American professional baseball outfielder for the Cleveland Indians of Major League Baseball. He played high school baseball with fellow Major League Baseball player ...more

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George Murphy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
George Murphy Died at 90 (1902-1992) - George Lloyd Murphy was an American dancer, actor, and politician. Murphy was a song-and-dance leading man in many big-budget Hollywood musicals from 1930 to 1952. He was the president of the ...more

Michael Murphy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Michael Murphy age 78 - Michael George Murphy is an American film, television and stage actor. He often plays unethical or morally ambiguous characters in positions of authority, including politicians, executives and ...more

Bria Murphy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Bria Murphy age 26 - Bria Murphy is an actress and model.

Morgan Murphy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Morgan Murphy age 35 - Morgan Murphy is an American stand-up comic, comedy writer, and actress. She has performed in the Comedians of Comedy tour and appeared in the Comedians of Comedy: Live at the Troubador DVD. ...more

Ben Murphy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Ben Murphy age 75 - Benjamin Edward "Ben" Murphy is an American actor. He is known for his role in the ABC television series Alias Smith and Jones, co-starring as Kid Curry, first with Pete Duel and later ...more

Chris Murphy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Chris Murphy age 42 - Christopher Scott "Chris" Murphy is the junior United States Senator from Connecticut and a member of the Democratic Party. He previously served in the United States House of ...more

Nicole Mitchell Murphy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Nicole Mitchell Murphy age 47 - Nicole Mitchell Murphy is a former model.

Timothy Patrick Murphy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Timothy Patrick Murphy Died at 29 (1959-1988) - Timothy Patrick Murphy was an American actor, perhaps best known for his role as "Mickey Trotter" on the popular CBS prime time soap opera Dallas during the 1982–83 and 1983-84

Mary Murphy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Mary Murphy age 59 - Mary Ann Murphy is a ballroom dance champion, accredited dance judge, and a judge and choreographer on the Fox dance competition-reality show So You Think You Can Dance.

Sheree Murphy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Sheree Murphy age 40 - Sheree Murphy is an English actress and television presenter. She is best known for her roles as Tricia Dingle in the ITV soap opera Emmerdale, Eva Strong in the Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks ...more

Matt Murphy is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Matt Murphy age 89 - Matt "Guitar" Murphy is an American blues guitarist.

David Murphy is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
David Murphy David Murphy is an actor and TV anchor.

Troy Murphy is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Troy Murphy age 35 - Troy Brandon Murphy is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Dallas Mavericks of the National Basketball Association. Murphy was born in Morristown, New Jersey but ...more

Dwayne Murphy is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Dwayne Murphy age 60 - Dwayne Keith Murphy is a former Major League Baseball player who spent most of his career playing for the Oakland Athletics as an outfielder. He was the first base coach for the Toronto Blue ...more

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John M. Murphy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
John M. Murphy age 89 - John Michael Murphy is a former Democratic member of the U.S. House of Representatives from New York.

Róisín Murphy is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Róisín Murphy age 42 - Róisín Marie Murphy is an Irish singer-songwriter and record producer, known for her electronic style. Murphy first came to note as one half of the electronic music duo Moloko with ...more

Tyler Murphy is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy

Austin Murphy is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Austin Murphy age 59

Matt Murphy is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Matt Murphy Matt Murphy is a Canadian musician and actor. He is perhaps best known as the vocalist and guitarist of 1990s band The Super Friendz.

James Murphy is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
James Murphy age 49 - James Franklin Murphy is an American guitarist. He is best known for his work in metal bands, Obituary, Death and Testament. He founded Disincarnate, an early death metal band. He was diagnosed ...more

Erin Murphy is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Erin Murphy age 55 - Erin Murphy is a Minnesota politician and the former Majority Leader of the Minnesota House of Representatives. A member of the Minnesota Democratic–Farmer–Labor Party, she represents District ...more

David Lee Murphy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
David Lee Murphy age 58 - David Lee Murphy is an American country music artist. Signed to MCA Nashville Records in 1994, Murphy made his first appearance on the Billboard country charts that year with "Just ...more

Frank Murphy is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Frank Murphy Died at 59 (1890-1949) - William Francis "Frank" Murphy was a politician and jurist from Michigan. He was named to the U.S. Supreme Court in 1940 after a political career as Governor of Michigan and Mayor of ...more

Caitlin Murphy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy

Bill Murphy is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Bill Murphy age 35 - William R.W. "Bill" Murphy is a left-handed professional baseball pitcher for the 7-Eleven Lions of the Chinese Professional Baseball League. Murphy attended Arlington High School in ...more

Erik Murphy is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Erik Murphy age 25 - Erik Murphy is an American-Finnish professional basketball player who currently plays for the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association.

Danny Murphy is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Danny Murphy Died at 79 (1876-1955) - Daniel Francis Murphy was a second baseman in Major League Baseball from 1900 to 1915. He managed the Jersey City Skeeters in 1919.

Johnny Murphy is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Johnny Murphy Died at 62 (1908-1970) - John Joseph Murphy was an All-Star American right-handed relief pitcher in Major League Baseball who later became a front office executive in the game.

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Marc Murphy is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Marc Murphy age 29 - Marc Murphy is an Australian rules footballer, recruited at number one in the 2005 AFL Draft. He is the current captain of the Carlton Football Club.

Kevin Murphy is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Kevin Murphy age 60 - Kevin Wagner Murphy is an American actor and writer best known as the voice and puppeteer of Tom Servo on the Peabody Award-winning comedy series Mystery Science Theater 3000. Murphy also ...more

Rosemary Murphy is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Rosemary Murphy Died at 89 (1925-2014) - Rosemary Murphy was an American actress of stage, film, and television. She was nominated for three Tony Awards for her stage work, as well as two Emmy Awards for television work, winning once, ...more

Gerard Murphy is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Gerard Murphy Died at 65 (1948-2013) - Eamon Gerard Murphy was an Irish film, television and theatre actor.

Robin Murphy is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Robin Murphy age 65

Caroline Murphy is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Caroline Murphy Caroline Murphy is an actress.

Anna Murphy is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Anna Murphy age 26 - Anna Murphy is a member of the musical group, Eluveitie.