Entertainment 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)
Cole Albert Porter was an American composer and songwriter. Born to a wealthy family in Indiana, he defied the wishes of his domineering grandfather and took up music as a profession. ...more

Jorgie Porter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
age 31
Jorgina Alexandra "Jorgie" Porter is an English actress. She is best known for her role as Theresa McQueen in Hollyoaks. She has played this role since 2008.

Terry Porter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
age 55
Terry Porter is an American professional basketball coach and former player in the National Basketball Association. A native of Wisconsin, he played college basketball at the University of ...more

Scott Porter is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
age 39
Matthew Scott Porter, better known as Scott Porter, is an American actor and occasional singer known for his role as Jason Street in the NBC television drama Friday Night Lights. His character ...more

Montel Vontavious Porter is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
age 45
Hassan Hamin Assad is an American professional wrestler, better known by his ring name Montel Vontavious Porter. He is signed to Total Nonstop Action Wrestling and is also known for his tenures ...more

Gail Porter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
age 47
Gail Porter is a Scottish television presenter and former model. In the 1990s she became known for photos in men's magazines such as FHM, including one nude which was projected on to the Houses ...more

Darrell Porter is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Dec. at 50 (1952-2002)
Darrell Ray Porter was an American professional baseball player. He played as a catcher in Major League Baseball for the Milwaukee Brewers, Kansas City Royals, St. Louis Cardinals and the Texas ...more

Joey Porter is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
age 41
Joseph Eugene Porter is a retired NFL linebacker who played for thirteen seasons and is the current outside linebackers coach for the Pittsburgh Steelers of the National Football League. After ...more

Katherine Anne Porter is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Dec. at 90 (1890-1980)
Katherine Anne Porter was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American journalist, essayist, short story writer, novelist, and political activist. Her 1962 novel Ship of Fools was the best-selling novel in ...more

Kevin Porter is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
age 68
Kevin Porter is a retired American professional basketball player. A 6'0" point guard from Saint Francis University, Porter played 10 seasons in the National Basketball Association as a ...more

Bo Porter is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
age 46
Marquis Donnell "Bo" Porter is the third base/outfield and base running coach for the Atlanta Braves of Major League Baseball. Porter previously served as manager of the Houston Astros ...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. Ali and Quez are step brothers; the two met Strap while attending the same middle school. The three grew up together and in 2006 ...more

Alisan Porter is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
age 37
Alisan Porter is an American former child actress, singer and dancer.

Rodney Robert Porter is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Dec. at 68 (1917-1985)
Rodney Robert Porter, CH, FRS was an English biochemist and Nobel laureate. Born in Newton-le-Willows, St Helens, Lancashire, England, Rodney Robert Porter received his Bachelors of Sciences ...more

Tiffany Porter is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
age 31
Tiffany Porter is a British-American track and field athlete who specialises in the 100 metres hurdles. She represented the United States as a junior, but began representing Great Britain in ...more

Jody Porter is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Jody Porter is an American musician. He is the guitarist of Grammy Award-nominated power pop band Fountains of Wayne. The band has released four major label albums, including Welcome Interstate ...more

MacKenzie Porter is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
age 29
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 32
Tracy O'Neil Porter is an American football cornerback for the Washington Redskins of the National Football League. He was drafted by the New Orleans Saints in the second round of the 2008 NFL ...more

Rufus Porter is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Dec. at 92 (1792-1884)
Porter. Rufus M. Porter was an American painter, inventor, and founder of Scientific American magazine.

Marguerite Porter is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
age 70
Marguerite Porter MBE 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 London, ...more

George Porter is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
Dec. at 82 (1920-2002)
George Hornidge Porter, Baron Porter of Luddenham, OM, FRS 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 53
Rufus Porter is a former professional American football linebacker in the National Football League for the Seattle Seahawks, New Orleans Saints, and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

Tiran Porter is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
age 70
Tiran Porter 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
age 41
Steve Porter is a music video producer, remixer and DJ originally from Amherst, Massachusetts. Porter, who began producing music at the age of sixteen while attending The Williston Northampton ...more

Billy Porter is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Porter
age 49
Billy Porter is a Broadway performer, pop singer, film and television actor and vocal coach. He graduated from the Musical Theatre Program at Pittsburgh Creative and Performing Arts School's ...more