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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders 

Chris Abraham
Updated January 12, 2019 7.4k views 100 items
Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Sanders. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Sanders on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Sanders as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Sanders along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Sanders, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Sanderss include Deion Sanders, Barry Sanders, and Bernie Sanders, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Deion Sanders is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Age 48 from Fort Myers, Florida, United States of America
Deion Luwynn Sanders Sr. (; born August 9, 1967), nicknamed "Prime Time" and "Neon Deion", is a retired American football player, baseball player and sports analyst who ...more
Barry Sanders is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Age 50 from Wichita, Kansas, United States of America
Barry Sanders (born July 16, 1968) is a former American football running back. He played professionally for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League (NFL). A Pro Bowl invitee in each of ...more
Bernie Sanders is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Age 77 from New York City, New York, United States of America
Bernard Sanders (born September 8, 1941) is an American politician who has served as the junior United States Senator from Vermont since 2007. Vermont's at-large Congressman from 1991 to 2007, ...more
George Sanders is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Dec. at 66 (1906-1972) from Saint Petersburg, Russia
George Henry Sanders (3 July 1906 – 25 April 1972) was a British film and television actor, singer-songwriter, music composer, and author. His career as an actor spanned over forty years. His ...more
Erin Sanders is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Age 28 from Santa Monica, California, United States of America
Erin Sanders (born January 19, 1991) is an American actress. She is known for her roles as Quinn Pensky on Zoey 101, Camille Roberts on Big Time Rush, and for portraying Eden Baldwin on The ...more
Emmanuel Sanders is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Age 31 from Bellville, Texas
Emmanuel Niamiah Sanders (born March 17, 1987) is an American football wide receiver for the Denver Broncos of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at SMU, and was ...more
Larry Sanders is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Age 30 from Fort Pierce, Florida
Larry Sanders (born November 21, 1988) is an American professional basketball player who is currently a free agent. He played power forward for the Virginia Commonwealth University Rams before ...more
Bob Sanders is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Bob Sanders Age 34 from Erie, Pennsylvania
Demond "Bob" Sanders (born February 24, 1981) is a former professional American football player who was a safety in the National Football League (NFL) for eight seasons. He played ...more
Colonel Sanders is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Dec. at 90 (1890-1980) from Henryville, Indiana
Colonel Harland David Sanders (September 9, 1890 – December 16, 1980) was an American businessman, best known for founding fast food chicken restaurant chain Kentucky Fried Chicken (also known ...more
Charlie Sanders is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Charlie Sanders Age 69 from Richlands, North Carolina
Charles Alvin Sanders (August 25, 1946 – July 2, 2015) was an American football player who played tight end for the Detroit Lions of the National Football League from 1968 to 1977. Sanders was ...more
Summer Sanders is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Age 46 from Roseville, California, United States of America
Summer Elisabeth Sanders (born October 13, 1972) is an American former competition swimmer and Olympic champion from 1992. Sanders now works as a sports commentator, reporter, television show ...more
Larry Sanders is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Pharoah Sanders is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Age 78 from Little Rock, Arkansas
Pharoah Sanders (born Farrell Sanders, October 13, 1940) is an American jazz saxophonist. Saxophonist Ornette Coleman once described him as "probably the best tenor player in the ...more
Troy Sanders is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Age 45 from Jacksonville, Florida
Troy Jayson Sanders (born September 8, 1973) is an American musician, singer, and songwriter best known as a member of the Atlanta, Georgia metal band Mastodon, in which he plays bass and shares ...more
Karl Sanders is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Age 55 from Greenville, South Carolina
Karl Sanders (born June 5, 1963) is an American musician, most widely known as the founding member of the American ancient Egyptian-themed technical death metal band Nile. He was born in ...more
Deiondra Sanders is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Deiondra Sanders is the daughter of Deion Sanders and Carolyn Chambers.
Corrie Sanders is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Dec. at 46 (1966-2012) from Pretoria, South Africa
Cornelius Johannes "Corrie" Sanders (7 January 1966 – 23 September 2012) was a South African professional boxer who competed from 1989 to 2008. He won the WBO heavyweight title in 2003 ...more
Jay O. Sanders is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Age 65 from Texas, USA, Austin
Jay Olcutt Sanders (born April 16, 1953) is an American actor who has worked in theatre, film, and TV, known for JFK (1991). He frequently appears in plays Off-Broadway at The Public Theatre.
Ricky Sanders is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Age 53 from Temple, Texas
Ricky Wayne Sanders (born August 30, 1962) is a former American football wide receiver who played professionally for twelve seasons from 1983 to 1994, two with the United States Football ...more
Reggie Sanders is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Age 51 from Florence, South Carolina, United States of America
Reginald Laverne Sanders (born December 1, 1967) is a former right fielder in Major League Baseball. He batted and threw right-handed. Sanders was 23 years old when he made his major league ...more
Satch Sanders is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Age 80 from New York City, New York
Thomas Ernest "Satch" Sanders (born November 8, 1938) is an American retired college and professional basketball player and coach. He was a 6'6", 210 lb power forward. Sanders is ...more
Frank Sanders is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Age 42 from Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Frank Vondel Sanders (born February 17, 1973), is a former American football wide receiver. He played college football at Auburn. He was drafted in the second round (47th overall) of the 1995 ...more
Will Sanders is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Age 54 from Venlo, Kingdom of the Netherlands
Will Sanders (born 1965) is a classical horn player, conductor, and music school professor.
Richard Sanders is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Age 78 from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Richard Kinard Sanders (born August 23, 1940) is an American actor and screenwriter. He is best known for playing quirky news anchorman Les Nessman on the CBS sitcom WKRP in Cincinnati
Nicola Sanders is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Sanders
Age 36 from High Wycombe, United Kingdom
Nicola Clare Sanders (born 23 June 1982) is a British former track and field sprinter. She began her career as a 400 metres hurdles specialist before concentrating on the 400 metres from 2006 ...more