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Who Is The Most Famous Powell In The World?

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

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

Colin Powell is certainly one of the most famous Powells on this list. One of the famous political figures with the last name Powell, he served as the United States Secretary of State from 2001 until 2005. He is also a diplomat and retired four-star general.

Another of the famous people with the last name Powell is Dick Powell. He is an actor and singer who made his film debut in Blessed Event in 1932. He also appeared in such movies as 42nd Street and Murder, My Sweet.

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  • Colin Powell
    Colin Luther Powell (; born April 5, 1937) is an American politician and retired four-star...  more
  • Dick Powell

    Dick Powell

    Dec. at 59 (1904-1963)
    Richard Ewing Powell (November 14, 1904 – January 2, 1963) was an American singer, actor,...  more
  • William Powell

    William Powell

    Dec. at 92 (1892-1984)
    William Horatio Powell (July 29, 1892 – March 5, 1984) was an American actor. A major star at...  more
  • Cozy Powell

    Cozy Powell

    Dec. at 51 (1947-1998)
    Cozy Powell (Born Colin Trevor Flooks) (29 December 1947 – 5 April 1998) was an English rock...  more
  • Jane Powell
    Jane Powell (born Suzanne Lorraine Burce; April 1, 1929) is an American singer, dancer and...  more
  • Michael Powell

    Michael Powell

    Dec. at 85 (1905-1990)
    Michael Latham Powell (30 September 1905 – 19 February 1990) was an English film director,...  more
  • Eleanor Powell

    Eleanor Powell

    Dec. at 70 (1912-1982)
    Eleanor Torrey Powell (November 21, 1912 – February 11, 1982) was an American dancer and...  more
  • Andy Powell
    Andrew Powell (born 19 February 1950, Stepney, London) is an English guitarist and songwriter,...  more
  • Enoch Powell

    Enoch Powell

    Dec. at 86 (1912-1998)
    John Enoch Powell (16 June 1912 – 8 February 1998) was a British politician, classical...  more
  • Sandy Powell
    Sandy Powell (born 7 April 1960) is a British costume designer. She has been nominated for...  more
  • Boog Powell
    John Wesley "Boog" Powell (born August 17, 1941) is an American former professional baseball...  more
  • Clifton Powell
    Clifton Powell (born March 16, 1956) is an American actor, who primarily plays supporting...  more
  • Laurene Powell
    Laurene Powell Jobs (born November 6, 1963) is an American businesswoman, executive and the...  more
  • Jack Powell

    Jack Powell

    Dec. at 70 (1874-1944)
    John Joseph Powell (July 9, 1874 – October 17, 1944) was a Major League Baseball pitcher...  more
  • Mike Powell

    Mike Powell

    Age: 56
    Michael Anthony Powell (born November 10, 1963) is an American former track and field athlete,...  more
  • Art Powell

    Art Powell

    Age: 83
    Art or Arthur Powell may refer to: Art Powell (wide receiver) (1937–2015), former American...  more
  • Jenny Powell
    Jennifer "Jenny" Powell (born 8 April 1968) is an English television presenter. She rose to...  more
  • Robert Powell
    Robert Powell (; born 1 June 1944) is an English television and film actor, best known for the...  more
  • John Wesley Powell

    John Wesley Powell

    Dec. at 68 (1834-1902)
    John Wesley Powell (March 24, 1834 – September 23, 1902) was a U.S. soldier, geologist,...  more
  • Bud Powell

    Bud Powell

    Dec. at 42 (1924-1966)
    Earl Rudolph "Bud" Powell (September 27, 1924 – July 31, 1966) was an American jazz pianist....  more
  • Susan Powell
    Susan Powell may refer to: Susan Powell (Miss America) (born 1959), American actress, singer,...  more
  • Asafa Powell
    Asafa Powell, CD (born 23 November 1982) is a Jamaican sprinter who specialises in the 100...  more
  • Mac Powell

    Mac Powell

    Age: 47
    Mac Powell (born Johnny Mac Powell; December 25, 1972), originally from Clanton, Alabama, is...  more
  • Hope Powell
    Hope Patricia Powell, CBE (born 8 December 1966) is an English former international footballer...  more
  • Billy Powell

    Billy Powell

    Dec. at 57 (1952-2009)
    William Norris "Billy" Powell (June 3, 1952 – January 28, 2009) was an American musician and a...  more