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Who Is The Most Famous Thomas In The World?

Updated March 17, 2021 739 votes 24 voters 14.2k views89 items

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

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

Kristin Scott Thomas is certainly one of the most famous Thomases on this list. One of the famous actresses with the last name Thomas, she is best known for starring in The English Patient in 1996. She also appeared in Four Weddings and a Funeral, Gosford Park, and Only God Forgives among other films.

Another of the famous people with the last name Thomas is Rob Thomas. He is the singer of the band Matchbox Twenty. He is also a solo artist and songwriter who has collaborated with Santana, Willie Nelson, Mick Jagger, and more superstars.

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

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    Dame Kristin Ann Scott Thomas (born 24 May 1960) is an English actress. Five times a BAFTA...  more

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    Rob Thomas

    1972-02-14
    Robert Kelly Thomas (born February 14, 1972) is an American singer, songwriter, record...  more

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    Heather Thomas

    1957-09-08
    Heather Anne Thomas (born September 8, 1957) is an American actress, author, and political...  more
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    Jonathan Taylor Thomas (born Jonathan Taylor Weiss; September 8, 1981) is an American actor,...  more

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    Richard Thomas

    1951-06-13
    Richard Earl Thomas (born June 13, 1951) is an American actor. He is best known for his...  more
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    Marlo Thomas

    1937-11-21
    Margaret Julia "Marlo" Thomas (born November 21, 1937) is an American actress, producer,...  more

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    Dave Thomas

    1949-05-20
    David William Thomas (born May 20, 1949) is a Canadian comedian, actor and television writer....  more

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    Imogen Thomas

    1982-11-29
    Imogen Mary Thomas is a Welsh model and television personality. She won the Miss Wales award...  more
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    Clarence Thomas

    1948-06-23
    Clarence Thomas (born June 23, 1948) is an American judge, lawyer, and government official who...  more

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    'Sean Patrick Thomas (born December 17, 1970) is an American actor. He is best known for his...  more

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    Danny Thomas

    1912-01-06
    Danny Thomas (born Amos Muzyad Yaqoob Kairouz; January 6, 1912 – February 6, 1991) was an...  more

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    Antonia Thomas

    1986-11-03
    Antonia Laura Thomas (born 3 November 1986) is an English actress. She is best known for...  more
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    Olive Thomas

    1894-10-20
    Olive Thomas (born Oliva R. Duffy; October 20, 1894 – September 10, 1920) was an American...  more
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    Philip Michael Thomas (born May 26, 1949) is an American retired actor and musician. Thomas'...  more

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    Betty Thomas

    1948-07-27
    Betty Thomas (born Betty Lucille Nienhauser, July 27, 1948) is an American actress, director,...  more

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    Henry Thomas

    1971-09-09
    Henry Jackson Thomas Jr. (born September 9, 1971) is an American actor and musician. He is...  more

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    Irma Thomas

    1941-02-18
    Irma Thomas (born February 18, 1941) is an American singer from New Orleans. She is known as...  more

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    Rozonda Thomas

    1971-02-27
    Rozonda Ocielian Thomas (born February 27, 1971), known professionally as Chilli, is an...  more

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    Dave Thomas

    1932-07-02
    Rex David Thomas (July 2, 1932 – January 8, 2002) was an American businessman, philanthropist,...  more

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    Debi Thomas

    1967-03-25
    Debra Janine Thomas (born March 25, 1967) is an American former figure skater and physician....  more
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    Michelle Thomas

    1968-09-23
    Michelle Doris Thomas (September 23, 1968 – December 22, or 23, 1998) was an American actress...  more
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    Natasha Thomas

    1986-09-27
    Natasha Thomas (born September 27, 1986 in Roskilde) is a Danish pop singer-songwriter....  more
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    Devin Thomas

    1986-11-15
    Devin Thomas (born November 15, 1986) is a former American football wide receiver. After...  more
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    Michael Tilson Thomas (born December 21, 1944) is an American conductor, pianist and composer....  more
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    Etan Thomas

    1978-04-01
    Dedrick Etan Thomas (born April 1, 1978) is an American retired professional basketball player...  more