Celebrities Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien  

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

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Conan O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 54 - Conan Christopher O'Brien is an American television host, comedian, writer, producer, musician, and voice actor. He is best known for hosting several late-night talk shows through Conan, which ...more

Dylan O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 26 - Dylan O'Brien is an American actor, musician, and director. He co-stars as "Stiles" Stilinski in the MTV series Teen Wolf. He also co-starred in the film High Road, and starred in the ...more

Soledad O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 51 - María de la Soledad Teresa O'Brien is an American broadcast journalist, executive producer, and philanthropist. She is the chairman of Starfish Media Group, a 360-media production company ...more

Margaret O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 81 - Margaret O'Brien is an American film, television and stage actress. Beginning a prolific career as a child actress in feature films at the age of four, O'Brien became one of the most popular ...more

Tina O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 34 - Tina Michelle O'Brien is an English actress and model. She is best known for her role as Sarah-Louise Platt in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street. Despite quitting the show eight years ago, ...more

Ken O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 55 - Kenneth John O'Brien, Jr. is a former American football quarterback who played in the National Football League for the New York Jets and Philadelphia Eagles. When he retired he was the only Jets ...more

Edmond O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
Died at 70 (1915-1985) - Edmond O'Brien was an American actor who appeared in more than 100 films from the 1940s to the 1970s, often playing character parts. He received an Academy Award for his supporting role in The ...more

Bill O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 46 - William J. "Bill" O'Brien is the current head coach and offensive coordinator of the Houston Texans of the National Football League. He previously was the head coach of the Penn State ...more

Richard O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 76 - Richard Timothy Smith, better known under his stage name Richard O'Brien, is an Anglo-New Zealand writer, actor, television presenter and theatre performer. He wrote the cult musical The Rocky ...more

Pat O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 49 - Pat O'Brien is the lead guitarist for the death metal band Cannibal Corpse.

Ed O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 49 - Edward John "Ed" O'Brien is an English musician, songwriter, and guitarist for the rock band Radiohead. He is also responsible for harmony vocals during live concerts and on many ...more

Philadelphia Jack O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
Died at 64 (1878-1942) - Joseph Francis Hagan was light heavyweight boxing champion of the world. Nat Fleischer, founder and editor of The Ring Magazine, ranked O'Brien as the No. 2 All-Time Light Heavyweight, and famed ...more

Tim O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 64 - Tim O'Brien is an American country and bluegrass musician. In addition to singing, he plays guitar, fiddle, mandolin, banjo, bouzouki and mandocello. He has released more than ten studio albums, ...more

Davey O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
Died at 60 (1917-1977) - Robert David "Davey' O'Brien was an American football quarterback. He played college football at Texas Christian University and professionally in the National Football League with the ...more

Seán O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 31 - Sean Kevin O'Brien is an Irish professional rugby union player from Carlow, Ireland. He plays provincial rugby for Leinster and club rugby for UCD. He is known for his barging runs and ball ...more

Edna O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 87 - Edna O'Brien is a writer.

Dave O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
Died at 57 (1912-1969) - Dave O'Brien was an American film actor, director and writer. Born David Poole Fronabarger in Big Spring, Texas, O'Brien started his film career in bit parts before gradually winning larger ...more

Dan O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 51 - Daniel Dion "Dan" O'Brien is an American athlete. A decathlete, his 1990s achievements in the decathlon included the winning of an Olympic gold medal in 1996, and, previous to that, ...more

Kieran O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 45 - Kieran O'Brien is an English actor.

Gray O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 47 - Gray O'Brien is a Scottish television and film actor, best known for his portrayal of the villainous Weatherfield businessman Tony Gordon in the popular ITV soap opera Coronation Street from ...more

Pat O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 70 - Patrick John "Pat" O'Brien is an American author and radio host, best known for his work as a sportscaster with CBS Sports from 1981 to 1997, as well as his work as the anchor and host ...more

Pete O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 60 - Peter Michael O'Brien is a former first baseman in Major League Baseball who played for the Texas Rangers, Cleveland Indians and Seattle Mariners. He batted and threw left-handed. In a 12-season ...more

John A. O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien

George O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
Died at 86 (1899-1985) - George O'Brien was an American actor, popular during the silent film era and into the talkie era of the 1930s, best known today as the lead actor in F. W. Murnau's 1927 film Sunrise: A Song of ...more

Shauna O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 47 - Shauna O'Brien is an American model and actress.

Virginia O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
Died at 82 (1919-2001) - Virginia Lee O'Brien was a popular American actress, singer, and radio personality known for her comedic roles in Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer musicals of the 1940s.

Peter O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 55 - Peter O'Brien is an Australian actor, best known for his role as original cast member of Australian soap opera Neighbours, as Shane Ramsay

Tim O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 71 - William Timothy "Tim" O'Brien is an American novelist best known for his work of fiction, The Things They Carried, a critically acclaimed collection of semi-autobiographical, ...more

Shane O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 34 - Shane O'Brien is a Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman. He is currently a member of the Florida Panthers organization of the National Hockey League.

Pat O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
Died at 84 (1899-1983) - William Joseph Patrick "Pat" O'Brien was an American film actor with more than one hundred screen credits. Of Irish descent, he often played Irish and Irish-American characters and was ...more

Kirsten O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 46 - Kirsten O'Brien is an English television presenter, radio presenter, and stand-up comic. She is known for presenting SMart, and presented Smile and Totally Doctor Who alongside Barney Harwood on

Miles O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 58 - Miles O'Brien is an independent American broadcast news journalist specializing in science, technology, and aerospace. His left arm was amputated just above the elbow after an accident on ...more

Shannon O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 58 - Shannon Patricia Elizabeth O'Brien is a Democrat from Massachusetts. O'Brien served in the Massachusetts House of Representatives from 1987 through 1993, in the Massachusetts Senate from 1993 ...more

Austin O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 36 - Austin Taylor O'Brien is an American actor and photographer. He may be best known for playing the co-lead Danny Madigan in the Arnold Schwarzenegger-movie Last Action Hero, followed by his turn ...more

Lorenzo O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 63 - Lorenzo O'Brien is a Peruvian-American writer-producer of Irish descent. O'Brien was born in Lima and attended graduate school at UCLA. He has produced many television films and several features ...more

Brenna O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 27 - Brenna O'Brien is a Canadian actress. She is best known for voicing Rin in the anime series Inuyasha.

Simon O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 52 - Simon O'Brien is a British television actor and radio presenter as well as a property developer. He came to prominence as the character Damon Grant in Brookside, a role he played from the soap's ...more

Jack O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 78 - Jack O'Brien is an American director, producer, writer and lyricist. He served as the Artistic Director of the Old Globe Theatre in San Diego, California from 1981 through the end of 2007. ...more

Tom O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 67 - Thomas P. "Tom" O'Brien is an American football coach and former player. He is currently the associate head coach for offense and tight ends coach at the University of Virginia. He ...more

Mariah O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 47 - Mariah Waterfall O'Brien is an American actress and model. She is perhaps best known for her portrayal of Beth in the 1995 horror film Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers.

Jim O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
Jim O'Brien age 29 - James Patrick O'Brien is an American professional ice hockey player. O'Brien is currently playing with the Hershey Bears in the American Hockey League.

Marty O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
Marty O'Brien is an American bass guitarist originally from Pawtucket, Rhode Island and currently based in Los Angeles. O'Brien plays professionally for live touring musical acts, recording ...more

Spencer O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
Spencer O'Brien age 30 - Spencer O’Brien is a Canadian snowboarder. She won the gold medal in slopestyle at the 2013 FIS Snowboarding World Championships. O’Brien has also won four medals at the Winter X Games. She is ...more

Hugh O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
Died at 68 (1827-1895) - Hugh O'Brien was the 31st mayor of Boston, from 1884–1888. O'Brien is notable as Boston's first Irish mayor, having emigrated from Ireland to America in the early 1830s. O'Brien was the editor ...more

Brendan O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 57 - Brendan O'Brien is a record producer, mixer, engineer, and musician. He has worked with such artists as Pearl Jam, Stone Temple Pilots, Bruce Springsteen, Mastodon, AC/DC, Incubus, Rage Against ...more

Wendy O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
Wendy O'Brien Wendy O'Brien is a casting director.

Mike O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 63 - Michael O'Brien QC is a British former Labour Party politician who was the Member of Parliament for North Warwickshire from 1992 to 2010. In the May 2010 general election, he lost his North ...more

Conor Cruise O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
Died at 91 (1917-2008) - Conor Cruise O'Brien often nicknamed "The Cruiser", was an Irish politician, writer, historian and academic. His opinion on the role of Britain in Ireland and in Northern Ireland ...more

Patrick Thomas O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
age 67 - Patrick Thomas O'Brien is an American actor. He is perhaps best known for playing the role of Mr. Dewey, the math teacher from Saved by the Bell.

George O'Brien is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is O'Brien
George O'Brien age 82 - George O'Brien is a retired Scottish footballer who played as an inside forward.