Entertainment 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
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
age 68
Drew Pearson is a sportscaster and former American football wide receiver for the Dallas Cowboys of the National Football League.

Lester B. Pearson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Dec. at 75 (1897-1972)
Lester Bowles "Mike" Pearson, PC, OM, CC, OBE was a Canadian scholar, statesman, soldier and diplomat, who won the Nobel Prize for Peace in 1957 for organizing the United Nations ...more

Felicia Pearson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
age 38
Felicia Pearson is an American actress, author, and rapper. She is best known for playing a character of the same name, Felicia "Snoop" Pearson, on The Wire. She wrote a memoir titled ...more

Kayleigh Pearson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
age 33
Kayleigh Emma Pearson is a 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 Marillion song ...more

David Pearson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
age 84
David Gene Pearson is a former American stock car racer from Spartanburg, South Carolina. Pearson began his NASCAR career in 1960 and ended his first season by winning the 1960 NASCAR Rookie of ...more

David Pearson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
age 55
David John Pearson 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 debut for Cumberland in ...more

Stuart Pearson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
age 69
Stuart James Pearson is an English former football player. He was a skilful forward who played in three FA Cup finals.

Virginia Pearson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Dec. at 72 (1886-1958)
Virginia Belle Pearson 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
age 43
Justin Pearson 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 record label Three One G ...more

Stan Pearson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Dec. at 78 (1919-1997)
Stanley Clare Pearson was an English football player. He was born in Salford. Pearson was signed by Manchester United as an amateur in December 1935 and turned professional in May 1937. His ...more

Duke Pearson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Dec. at 48 (1932-1980)
Columbus Calvin "Duke" Pearson, Jr was an American jazz pianist and composer. Allmusic notes him as being a "big part in shaping the Blue Note label's hard bop direction in the

Preston Pearson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
age 74
Preston James Pearson is a former professional American football running back in the National Football League who played for the Baltimore Colts, the Pittsburgh Steelers, and the Dallas Cowboys. ...more

Ross Pearson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
age 34
Ross Pearson is an English mixed martial artist currently competing in the Lightweight division of the UFC. A professional competitor since 2004, Pearson is perhaps most notable as the ...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
April Janet Pearson 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
Neil Joshua Pearson is a British actor, best known for his work on television. Pearson is an antiquarian book dealer who specialises in the expatriate literary movement of Paris between the

Richard Pearson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Died at 93 (1918-2011)
Richard de Pearsall Pearson, an English actor, was born and grew up in Monmouth, Wales. He was educated at Aymestrey Court, Worcester, and at Monmouth School, where his father taught French. ...more

Colin Pearson, Baron Pearson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Dec. at 81 (1899-1980)
Colin Hargreaves Pearson, Baron Pearson, PC, KC, CBE was a Canadian-born English barrister and judge. Rising to sit as a judge in the House of Lords, he is best remembered for his unspectacular ...more

Billy Pearson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Dec. at 82 (1920-2002)
Bill A. Pearson was an American jockey in thoroughbred horse racing, a quiz-show winner, and an art dealer. A native of Chicago, Illinois, Pearson was successful jockey throughout the 1940s and ...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)
Edward Hesketh Gibbons Pearson was a British actor, theatre director and writer. He is known mainly for his popular biographies; they made him the leading British biographer of his time, in ...more

Johnny Pearson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
Dec. at 86 (1925-2011)
John Valmore Pearson, known as Johnny Pearson, was a British composer, orchestra leader and pianist. He led the Top of the Pops orchestra for sixteen years, wrote a catalogue of library music, ...more

Kalvin Pearson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
age 40
Kalvin Pearson 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
Carlton D'metrius Pearson, DD is an American minister. At one time, he was the pastor of the Higher Dimensions Evangelistic Center, later named it Higher Dimensions Family Church which was one ...more

Carol Lynn Pearson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Pearson
age 79
Carol Lynn Wright Pearson is an American poet, author, screenwriter, and playwright. Her parents were Lelland Rider Wright and Emeline Sirrine Wright. Her mother died of breast cancer when Carol ...more