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Who Is The Most Famous Thompson In The World?

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

Emma Thompson is certainly one of the most famous Thompsons on this list. One of the famous actresses with the last name Thompson, she is an Oscar-winner for her performance in Howards End. She also won an Oscar for Best Adapted Screenplay for writing the 1995 film Sense and Sensibility.

Another of the famous people with the last name Thompson is Tessa Thompson. She is an actress best known for playing Valkyrie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Dear White People, Selma, and Westworld are a few of her notable projects.

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  • Emma Thompson
    Dame Emma Thompson (born 15 April 1959) is an English actress, screenwriter, activist,...  more
  • Tessa Thompson
    Tessa Lynn Thompson (born October 3, 1983) is an American actress, singer, and songwriter. Her...  more
  • Kenan Thompson
    Kenan Thompson ( born May 10, 1978) is an American actor and comedian. Thompson began his...  more
  • Questlove (Ahmir Khalib Thompson)
    Ahmir Khalib Thompson (born January 20, 1971), known professionally as Questlove (stylized as...  more
  • Hunter S. Thompson

    Hunter S. Thompson

    Dec. at 68 (1937-2005)
    Hunter Stockton Thompson (July 18, 1937 – February 20, 2005) was an American journalist and...  more
  • Fred Thompson
    Freddie Dalton Thompson (August 19, 1942 – November 1, 2015) was an American politician,...  more
  • Scottie Thompson
    Susan Scott "Scottie" Thompson (born November 9, 1981) is an American film, television and...  more
  • Lea Thompson
    Lea Katherine Thompson (born May 31, 1961) is an American actress, director, and television...  more
  • Chester Thompson
    Chester Cortez Thompson (born December 11, 1948) is an American drummer, percussionist,...  more
  • Scott Thompson
    Scott Michael Thompson is a former Australian cricketer who played for New South...  more
  • Klay Thompson
    Klay Alexander Thompson (born February 8, 1990) is an American professional basketball player...  more
  • David Thompson
    David O'Neil Thompson (born July 13, 1954) is an American retired professional basketball...  more
  • Charissa Thompson
    Charissa Jean Thompson (born May 4, 1982) is an American television host and sportscaster...  more
  • Tristan Thompson
    Tristan Trevor James Thompson (born March 13, 1991) is a Canadian professional basketball...  more
  • Tiny Thompson

    Tiny Thompson

    Dec. at 78 (1903-1981)
    Cecil Ralph "Tiny" Thompson (May 31, 1903 – February 9, 1981) was a Canadian professional ice...  more
  • Mychal Thompson

    Mychal Thompson

    Age: 65
    Mychal George Thompson (born January 30, 1955) is a Bahamian former basketball player. The No....  more
  • Jenny Thompson
    Jennifer Beth Thompson (born February 26, 1973) is an American former competition swimmer and...  more
  • Jason Thompson
    Jason Carlton Thompson (born July 21, 1986) is an American professional basketball player for...  more
  • Louise Thompson
  • Whitney Thompson
    Whitney Lee Thompson Forrester (born September 26, 1987) is an American fashion model and is...  more
  • Sam Thompson

    Sam Thompson

    Dec. at 62 (1860-1922)
    Samuel Luther "Big Sam" Thompson (March 5, 1860 – November 7, 1922) was an American...  more
  • Daley Thompson

    Daley Thompson

    Age: 62
    Francis Morgan Ayodélé "Daley" Thompson, (born 30 July 1958), is a British former decathlete....  more
  • Francis Thompson

    Francis Thompson

    Dec. at 48 (1859-1907)
    For others with this name, see Francis Thompson (disambiguation).Francis Thompson (16 December...  more
  • Mick Thompson
    Mick Thompson is an American banker and politician from Oklahoma who is serving as the State...  more
  • Archie Thompson
    Archibald Gerald Thompson (born 23 October 1978) is an Australian professional footballer who...  more