Celebrities Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw  

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

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Robert Shaw is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
Dec. at 51 (1927-1978)
Robert Archibald Shaw was an English actor and novelist. With his menacing mutter and intimidating demeanor, he was often cast as a villain. He is best remembered for his performances in From ...more

George Bernard Shaw is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
Dec. at 94 (1856-1950)
George Bernard Shaw was an Irish playwright and a co-founder of the London School of Economics. Although his first profitable writing was music and literary criticism, in which capacity he wrote ...more

Vinessa Shaw is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
age 42
Vinessa Elizabeth Shaw is an American film actress and model. Shaw has starred in numerous motion pictures since the early 1990s and is currently a supporting cast member in the Showtime Drama ...more

Fiona Shaw is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
age 60
Fiona Mary Shaw, CBE is an Irish actress and theatre and opera director known for her role as Petunia Dursley in the Harry Potter films and her role portraying Marnie Stonebrook in the HBO ...more

Billy Shaw is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
age 80
William Lewis "Billy" Shaw is an American former college and professional football player. Drafted in 1961 by the American Football League's Buffalo Bills, Billy Shaw of Georgia Tech ...more

Sandie Shaw is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
age 72
Sandie Shaw is an English pop singer, who was one of the most successful British female singers of the 1960s. In 1967 she was the first British act to win the Eurovision Song Contest. She has ...more

Artie Shaw is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
Dec. at 94 (1910-2004)
Artie Shaw was an American clarinetist, composer, and bandleader. Also an author, Shaw wrote both fiction and non-fiction. Widely regarded as "one of jazz's finest clarinetists," Shaw ...more

Tommy Shaw is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
age 65
Tommy Roland Shaw is an American guitarist, singer, songwriter, and performer best known for his work with the rock band Styx. In between his stints with Styx, he has played with other groups ...more

Luke Shaw is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
age 23
Luke Paul Hoare Shaw is an English professional footballer who plays as a left-back for Manchester United and the England national team. Originally a member of Southampton's youth system, Shaw ...more

Aiden Shaw is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
age 53
Aiden Shaw is a British author, musician, model and former gay film actor.

Suzanne Shaw is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
age 37
Suzanne Crowshaw, known as Suzanne Shaw is an English actress, singer and television personality, who rose to fame after winning the talent contest Popstars and subsequently being a member of ...more

Deepal Shaw is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
age 32
Deepal Shaw is an Indian actress, singer, model who works in Bollywood movies.

Marlena Shaw is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
age 76
Marlena Shaw is an American singer. Shaw began her singing career in the 1960s and is still singing today. Her music has often been sampled in hip hop music, and used in television commercials.

Kim Shaw is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
age 34
Kim Shaw is a Canadian-born American actress. In 2007, she starred opposite Paul Sorvino in the independent film Greetings from the Shore. Shaw was born in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, but moved to ...more

Luke Shaw is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
age 50
Luke Shaw is an actor.

Brian Shaw is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
age 52
Brian Keith Shaw is a retired American professional basketball player and former head coach for the Denver Nuggets of the National Basketball Association. At 6'6" he could play both guard ...more

Bryan Shaw is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
age 31
Bryan Anthony Shaw is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Cleveland Indians of Major League Baseball. He was drafted by the Arizona Diamondbacks in the second round of the 2008 ...more

Bob Shaw is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
Dec. at 65 (1931-1996)
Robert "Bob" Shaw was a science fiction writer and fan from Northern Ireland, noted for his originality and wit. He won the Hugo Award for Best Fan Writer in 1979 and 1980. His short ...more

Naman Shaw is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
age 36
Naman Shaw' is an Indian television actor notable for his roles as Pushkar Shukla in Zee TV's drama series Kasamh Se, as Nakul Virani in STAR Plus's series Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and in ...more

Woody Shaw is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
Dec. at 45 (1944-1989)
Woody Herman Shaw, Jr. was an American virtuoso trumpeter, flugelhornist, cornetist, composer and band leader, described by NPR Music as "the last great trumpet innovator". Shaw is ...more

Buck Shaw is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
Dec. at 78 (1899-1977)
Lawrence T. "Buck" Shaw was an American football player and coach. He served as the head coach for Santa Clara University, the University of California, Berkeley, the San Francisco ...more

George Shaw is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
Dec. at 65 (1933-1998)
George Howard Shaw was an American football quarterback who played seven seasons in the National Football League.

Leslie Shaw is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
age 29
Leslie Ann Shaw Thays musically known as Shaw is a Peruvian model, singer, dancer and actress. She is best known for representing Peru in the Viña del Mar International Song Festival and ...more

David Shaw is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
age 46
David L. Shaw is the head coach of the Stanford Cardinal football team. Shaw was the team's offensive coordinator for the entire tenure of head coach Jim Harbaugh from 2007 to 2010. Previously, ...more

Sebastian Shaw is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Shaw
Dec. at 89 (1905-1994)
Sebastian Lewis Shaw was an English actor, director, novelist, playwright and poet. During his 65-year career, he appeared in dozens of stage performances and more than 40 film and television ...more