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Who Is The Most Famous Porter In The World?

Updated February 23, 2021 580 votes 23 voters 7.7k views69 items

List RulesVote up everyone you recognize with the last name Porter.

How many celebrities with the last name Porter can you think of? The famous Porters below have many different professions, including notable actors with the last name Porter, famous musicians named Porter, and even athletes named Porter.

Cole Porter is certainly one of the most famous Porters on this list. One of the famous songwriters with the last name Porter, he is the creator of some of the most recognizable American standards. “I Get a Kick Out of You,” “Night and Day,” and “You're the Top” are a few of his biggest hits. Alison Porter is another of the famous singers with the last name Porter. 

Another of the famous people with the last name Porter is Billy Porter. He is the actor who plays Pray Tell on Pose. He won a Tony Award for starring in Kinky Boots in 2013.

Did we forget one of your favorite famous people with the last name Porter? Just add them to the list! Then be sure to vote up all of the famous people with the surname Porter that you've heard of. 

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    Cole Porter

    1891-06-09
    Cole Albert Porter (June 9, 1891 – October 15, 1964) was an American composer and songwriter....  more

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    Billy Porter

    1969-09-21
    Billy Porter (born September 21, 1969) is an American Broadway theatre performer, pop singer,...  more
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    Adina Porter

    1971-03-13
    Adina Elizabeth Porter (born March 13, 1971) is an American actress. She is best known for her...  more
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    Alisan Porter

    1981-06-20
    Alisan Leigh Porter (born June 20, 1981) is an American singer, actress and dancer. As a...  more
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    Gail Porter

    1971-03-23
    Gail Porter (born 23 March 1971) is a Scottish television presenter, television personality,...  more
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    Scott Porter

    1979-07-14
    Matthew Scott Porter (born July 14, 1979) is an American actor and occasional singer known for...  more
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    Jody Porter

    1969-05-25
    Jody Porter (born May 25, 1969) is an American musician. He is the lead guitarist of Grammy...  more
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    Susie Porter

    1971-01-01
    Susie Porter (born 1970 or 1971) is an Australian television and film actress....  more
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    Jorgie Porter

    1987-12-25
    Jorgina "Jorgie" Porter (born 25 December 1987) is an English actress and model. She is best...  more
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    MacKenzie Porter

    1990-01-01
    MacKenzie Lea Porter (born January 29, 1990) is a Canadian country singer, actress and...  more
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    Tiran Porter

    1948-09-26
    Tiran Porter (born September 26, 1948) is an American bass and guitar player, vocalist and...  more
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    Art Porter

    1961-08-03
    Arthur Lee Porter Jr. (August 3, 1961 – November 23, 1996) was an American jazz saxophonist....  more
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    Don Porter

    1912-09-24
    Donald "Don" Porter (September 24, 1912 – February 11, 1997) was an American actor who...  more
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    Annie Porter

    1880-01-01
    Annie Porter, married name Fantham was an English zoologist and Honorary Parasitologist to the...  more
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    Lucy Porter

    1973-01-27
    Lucy Donna Porter (born 27 January 1973) is an English actress, writer and comedian. She has...  more
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    Eric Porter

    1928-04-08
    Eric Richard Porter (8 April 1928 – 15 May 1995) was an English actor of stage, film and...  more
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    Prof Rodney Robert Porter, CH, FRS FRSE HFRCP (8 October 1917 – 6 September 1985) was a...  more
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    Steve Porter

    1978-01-01
    Steve Porter (born c. 1978) is an award winning music video producer, remixer and DJ...  more
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    Bill Porter

    1931-06-15
    Bill Porter (June 15, 1931 – July 7, 2010) was an American audio engineer who helped shape the...  more
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    Julio Porter

    1916-07-14
    Julio Porter (July 14, 1916 in Buenos Aires – October 24, 1979 in Mexico City) was an...  more
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    Peter Porter

    1929-02-16
    Peter Neville Frederick Porter OAM (16 February 1929 – 23 April 2010) was a British-based...  more
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    B. J. Porter

    1970-05-12
    B. J. Porter (born May 12, 1970, in Dallas, Texas) is an actor, writer and comedian. Porter...  more
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    Hal Porter

    1911-02-16
    Harold Edward (Hal) Porter (16 February 1911 – 29 September 1984) was an Australian novelist,...  more
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    Katherine Anne Porter (May 15, 1890 – September 18, 1980) was an American journalist,...  more
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    Ian Porter

    1965-04-12
    Ian Porter (born 1965, Newport Pagnell, UK) is a British actor....  more