Celebrities Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy  

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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
age 57
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
Brittany Murphy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Dec. 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
age 42
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
Dec. 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
age 70
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
age 62
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
age 57
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
age 43
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
age 61
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
age 49
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
age 59
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
age 33
Daniel Thomas Murphy (born April 1, 1985) is an American professional baseball second baseman for the Colorado Rockies of Major League Baseball (MLB). He previously played in MLB for the New ...more
Ryan Murphy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
age 53
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
age 59
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
age 37
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
George Murphy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
Dec. 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
age 80
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
age 29
Bria Murphy is an actress and model.
Morgan Murphy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Murphy
age 37
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
age 76
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
age 45
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
age 51
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
Dec. 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
age 60
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
age 43
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