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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter 

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 Porter. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Porter on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Porter as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Porter along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Porter, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Porters include Cole Porter, Jorgie Porter, and Terry Porter, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Cole Porter is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Dec. at 73 (1891-1964) from USA, Indiana, Peru
Cole Albert Porter (June 9, 1891 – October 15, 1964) was an American composer and songwriter. Many of his songs became standards noted for their witty, urbane lyrics, and many of his scores ...more
Jorgie Porter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Age 31 from Trafford, Stretford, United Kingdom
Jorgina "Jorgie" Porter (born 25 December 1987) is an English actress and model. She is best known for portraying Theresa McQueen in the Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks from 2008 until
Terry Porter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Age 55 from Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Terry Porter (born April 8, 1963) is an American college basketball coach and former player in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He is currently the head men's basketball coach at the ...more
Scott Porter is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Age 39 from USA, Nebraska, Omaha
Matthew Scott Porter (born July 14, 1979) is an American actor and occasional singer known for his role as Jason Street in the NBC television drama Friday Night Lights. His character was injured ...more
Montel Vontavious Porter... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Montel Vontavious Porter Age 45 from Liberty City
Hassan Hamin Assad (born Alvin Antonio Burke Jr; October 28, 1973) is an American professional wrestler better known by his ring name Montel Vontavious Porter (often shortened to MVP). He is ...more
Gail Porter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Age 47 from Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Gail Porter (born 23 March 1971) is a Scottish television presenter, television personality, former model and actress. She started her television career in children's TV, before branching out ...more
Darrell Porter is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Dec. at 50 (1952-2002) from Joplin, Missouri
Darrell Ray Porter (January 17, 1952 – August 5, 2002) was an American professional baseball player. He played as a catcher in Major League Baseball for the Milwaukee Brewers, Kansas City ...more
Joey Porter is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Age 41 from Kansas City, Missouri, USA
Joseph Eugene Porter (born March 22, 1977) is a former American football linebacker who played thirteen seasons in the National Football League (NFL), and is a former outside linebackers coach ...more
Katherine Anne Porter is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Dec. at 90 (1890-1980) from Indian Creek, Texas
Katherine Anne Porter (May 15, 1890 – September 18, 1980) was an American journalist, essayist, short story writer, novelist, and political activist. Her 1962 novel Ship of Fools was the ...more
Kevin Porter is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Age 68 from Chicago, Illinois
Kevin Porter (born April 17, 1950) is a retired American professional basketball player. He played ten seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA) and led the league in assists in four ...more
Bo Porter is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Age 46 from Newark, New Jersey
Marquis Donnell "Bo" Porter (born July 5, 1972) is a former MLB player. He is also a coach who was most recently a special assistant to GM and former third base/outfield and base ...more
Travis Porter is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Travis Porter is an American hip hop group from Decatur, Georgia. The group consists of brothers Ali and Quez and their friend Strap, whom they met in middle school. The three grew up together ...more
Alisan Porter is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Age 37 from Worcester, Massachusetts, United States of America
Alisan Leigh Porter (born June 20, 1981) is an American singer, actress and dancer. As a child, Porter made acting appearances in Parenthood, Stella and I Love You to Death. Her breakout role ...more
Rodney Robert Porter is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Dec. at 68 (1917-1985) from Newton-le-Willows, United Kingdom
Prof Rodney Robert Porter, CH, FRS FRSE HFRCP (8 October 1917 – 6 September 1985) was a British biochemist and Nobel laureate.
Tiffany Porter is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Age 31 from Ypsilanti, Michigan
Tiffany Porter (née Ofili; born 13 November 1987) is a track and field athlete with joint British and American nationality who specialises in the 100 metres hurdles. She represented the ...more
Jody Porter is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Jody Porter (born May 25, 1969) is an American musician. He is the lead guitarist of Grammy Award-nominated power pop band Fountains of Wayne. The band has released four major label albums, ...more
MacKenzie Porter is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
MacKenzie Porter Age 29 from Medicine Hat, Canada
MacKenzie Lea Porter (born January 29, 1990) is a Canadian actress and musician. Porter has appeared in numerous films and television productions, including Dinosapien (2007) Hell on Wheels and ...more
Tracy Porter is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Age 29 from Port Allen, Louisiana
Tracy O'Neil Porter (born August 11, 1986) is a former American football cornerback. He was drafted by the New Orleans Saints in the second round of the 2008 NFL Draft. With the Saints, he won ...more
Rufus Porter is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Dec. at 92 (1792-1884) from Boxford, Massachusetts
Rufus Porter may refer to: Rufus Porter (inventor) (1792-1884), an American painter, inventor, and founder of Scientific American magazine Rufus L. Porter (1897-1979), a poet Rufus Porter ...more
Marguerite Porter is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Age 70 from Doncaster, England
Marguerite Porter MBE (born 1948) is an English former principal ballet dancer, turned actress and choreographer. Born in Doncaster, Porter trained in Yorkshire and at the Royal Ballet School in ...more
George Porter is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Dec. at 82 (1920-2002) from Stainforth, England
George Porter, Baron Porter of Luddenham, (6 December 1920 – 31 August 2002) was a British chemist. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1967.
Rufus Porter is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Age 50 from Amite City, Louisiana
Rufus Porter (born May 18, 1965) is a former professional American football linebacker in the National Football League (NFL) for the Seattle Seahawks, New Orleans Saints, and Tampa Bay
Tiran Porter is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Tiran Porter (born September 26, 1948) is an American bass and guitar player, vocalist and composer, best known as a member of The Doobie Brothers from 1972 to 1980 and 1987 to 1992.
Steve Porter is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Steve Porter (born c. 1978) is an award winning music video producer, remixer and DJ originally from Amherst, Massachusetts. He is best known for his pop-culture mashup remixes and studio work ...more
Billy Porter is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Age 49 from Pittsburgh, USA, Pennsylvania
Billy Porter (born September 21, 1969) is an American Broadway theatre performer, pop singer, and actor. He attended the Musical Theater program at Pittsburgh Creative and Performing Arts ...more