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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson 

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

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Tanner Pearson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Age 26 from Kitchener, Guelph, Canada
Tanner Pearson is a Canadian ice hockey player. He is currently playing with the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League. Pearson was drafted 30th overall in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft by ...more
Drew Pearson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Drew Pearson Age 68 from South River, New Jersey
Drew Pearson (born January 12, 1951) is an American former football wide receiver in the National Football League (NFL) for the Dallas Cowboys. He played college football at the University of
Lester B. Pearson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Dec. at 75 (1897-1972) from Newtonbrook, Canada
Lester Bowles "Mike" Pearson (23 April 1897 – 27 December 1972) was a Canadian scholar, statesman, soldier, prime minister, and diplomat, who won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1957 for ...more
Felicia Pearson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Felicia Pearson Age 38 from Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Felicia Pearson (born May 18, 1980) is an American actress. She played Felicia "Snoop" Pearson on The Wire and wrote an autobiographical memoir titled Grace After Midnight (2007) ...more
Kayleigh Pearson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Age 33 from Bath, United Kingdom
Kayleigh Emma Pearson (born 25 June 1985) is an English model who is most famous for winning FHM 's second High Street Honey competition, in 2003. Born in Bath, Somerset, she was named after the ...more
David Pearson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Age 84 from Spartanburg, South Carolina
David Gene Pearson (December 22, 1934 – November 12, 2018) was an American stock car racer from Spartanburg, South Carolina. Pearson began his NASCAR career in 1960 and ended his first season by ...more
David Pearson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Age 55 from Whalley, Lancashire, England
David John Pearson (born 16 April 1963) is a former English cricketer. Pearson was a left-handed batsman who fielded as a wicket-keeper. He was born in Whalley, Lancashire. Pearson made his ...more
Stuart Pearson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Age 69 from Kingston upon Hull, United Kingdom
Stuart James Pearson (born 21 June 1949 in Cottingham, East Riding of Yorkshire) is an English former football player. His nickname was "Pancho". He was a skilful forward who played in ...more
Virginia Pearson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Dec. at 72 (1886-1958) from Anchorage, Kentucky, United States of America
Virginia Belle Pearson (March 7, 1886 – June 6, 1958) was an American stage and film actress. She made fifty-one films in a career which extended from 1910 until 1932.
Justin Pearson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Justin Pearson (born August 20, 1975) is a vocalist and bassist known for his prolific music career, playing in a number of San Diego-based noise rock, punk and grindcore bands, as well as his ...more
Stan Pearson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Dec. at 78 (1919-1997) from Salford, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Stanley Clare Pearson (11 January 1919 – 20 February 1997) was an English football player. He was born in Salford, Lancashire. Pearson was signed by Manchester United as an amateur in December ...more
Duke Pearson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Dec. at 48 (1932-1980) from Atlanta, Georgia
Columbus Calvin "Duke" Pearson Jr. (August 17, 1932 – August 4, 1980) was an American jazz pianist and composer. Allmusic describes him as having a "big part in shaping the Blue ...more
Preston Pearson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Age 74 from Freeport, Illinois
Preston James Pearson (born January 17, 1945) is a former American football running back in the National Football League for the Baltimore Colts, Pittsburgh Steelers, Dallas Cowboys. He played ...more
Ross Pearson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Age 34 from City of Sunderland, United Kingdom
Ross Pearson (born 26 September 1984) is a retired English mixed martial artist. He competed in the lightweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), holding a record of 12–13 (1 ...more
Daniel Pearson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
April Pearson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Age 30 from Bristol, England
April Janet Pearson (born 23 January 1989) is an English actress, best known for her role as Michelle Richardson in the E4 teen drama series Skins.
Neil Pearson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Age 59 from England, London
Neil Joshua Pearson (born 27 April 1959) is a British actor, known for his work on television. He was nominated for the 1994 BAFTA TV Award for Best Actor for Between the Lines (1992–94). His ...more
Richard Pearson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Age Died at 93 (1918-2011) from Monmouth, United Kingdom
Richard de Pearsall Pearson (1 August 1918 – 2 August 2011), was an English character actor, who appeared in numerous film, television and stage productions over a period of 65 years. He was ...more
Colin Pearson, Baron Pea... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Colin Hargreaves Pearson, Baron Pearson (28 July 1899 – 31 January 1980) was a Canadian-born English barrister and judge. Rising to sit as a judge in the House of Lords, he is best remembered ...more
Billy Pearson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Dec. at 82 (1920-2002) from Chicago, Illinois
Bill A. Pearson (May 19, 1920 – November 28, 2002) was an American jockey in thoroughbred horse racing, a quiz-show winner, bit-part film actor, and an art dealer. A native of Chicago, Illinois, ...more
Hesketh Pearson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Hesketh Pearson Dec. at 77 (1887-1964) from Hawford, Eurasia, United Kingdom
Edward Hesketh Gibbons Pearson (20 February 1887 – 9 April 1964) was a British actor, theatre director and writer. He is known mainly for his popular biographies; they made him the leading ...more
Johnny Pearson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Dec. at 86 (1925-2011) from Chesterfield, United Kingdom
John Valmore Pearson (18 June 1925 – 20 March 2011) was a British composer, orchestra leader and pianist. He led the Top of the Pops orchestra for sixteen years, wrote a catalogue of library ...more
Kalvin Pearson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Age 40 from Town Creek, Alabama
Kalvin Pearson (born October 22, 1978) is a former American football safety. He was signed by the Cleveland Browns as an undrafted free agent in 2002. He played college football at Grambling.
Carlton Pearson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Age 65 from Oklahoma
Carlton D'metrius Pearson (born March 19, 1953) is an American Christian minister. At one time, he was the pastor of the Higher Dimensions Evangelistic Center Incorparated, later named it Higher ...more
Carol Lynn Pearson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Age 79 from Salt Lake City, Utah
Carol Lynn Wright Pearson (born December 1, 1939) is an American poet, author, screenwriter, and playwright. A member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), Pearson is ...more