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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner 

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

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Tina Turner is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Age 79 from Nutbush, Tennessee, United States of America
Tina Turner (born Anna Mae Bullock, November 26, 1939) is an internationally recognized singer, songwriter, and actress. She is originally from the United States, and has been a Swiss citizen ...more
Kathleen Turner is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Age 64 from USA, Springfield, Missouri
Mary Kathleen Turner (born June 19, 1954), better known as Kathleen Turner, is an American film and stage actress and director. Known for her distinctive husky voice, Turner has won two Golden ...more
Sophie Turner is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Age 22 from Northampton, England
Sophie Turner (born February 21, 1996) is an English actress. Turner is best known for her role as Sansa Stark on the HBO fantasy television series Game of Thrones, which earned her a Young ...more
Lana Turner is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Dec. at 74 (1921-1995) from Wallace, Idaho, USA
Lana Turner (; born Julia Jean Turner; February 8, 1921 – June 29, 1995) was an American actress who worked in film, television, theater and radio. Over the course of her nearly 50-year career, ...more
Ike Turner is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Dec. at 76 (1931-2007) from Clarksdale, Mississippi, Coahoma County, United States of America, United States, with Territories
Izear Luster "Ike" Turner Jr. (November 5, 1931 – December 12, 2007) was an American musician, bandleader, songwriter, arranger, talent scout, and record producer. An early pioneer of ...more
Ted Turner is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Age 80 from Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America
Robert Edward Turner III (born November 19, 1938) is an American media proprietor, producer, and philanthropist. As a businessman, he is known as founder of the Cable News Network (CNN), the ...more
Dear Zachary: A Letter t... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Dear Zachary: A Letter to a Son About His Father is a 2008 American documentary conceived and created by Kurt Kuenne. Kuenne's close friend Andrew Bagby was murdered after Bagby ended his ...more
Michael Turner is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Age 33 from Waukegan, Illinois
Michael Turner (born February 13, 1982) is a former American football running back who played in the National Football League (NFL). He was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the fifth round ...more
Sophie Turner is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Age 34 from Melbourne, Australia
Sophie Belinda Jonas (née Turner; 21 February 1996) is an English actress. She made her professional acting debut as Sansa Stark on the HBO fantasy television series Game of Thrones ...more
Evan Turner is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Age 30 from Chicago, Illinois
Evan Marcel Turner (born October 27, 1988) is an American professional basketball player for the Atlanta Hawks of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He was drafted second overall by the ...more
Aidan Turner is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Age 35 from Republic of Ireland, Dublin, Clondalkin
Aidan Turner (born 19 June 1983) is an Irish actor. He played the roles of Kíli in the three-part fantasy film The Hobbit and Ross Poldark in the 2015–2019 BBC adaptation of The Poldark ...more
Janine Turner is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Age 56 from Lincoln, USA, Nebraska
Janine Turner (born Janine Loraine Gauntt; December 6, 1962) is an American actress best known for her roles as Maggie O'Connell in the television series Northern Exposure, as Jessie Deighan in ...more
Bree Turner is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Age 41 from USA, California, Palo Alto
Bree Nicole Turner (born March 10, 1977) is an American dancer and actress; she is best known for her role as Rosalee on Grimm.
Big Joe Turner is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Dec. at 74 (1911-1985) from Kansas City, USA, Missouri
Joseph Vernon "Big Joe" Turner Jr. (May 18, 1911 – November 24, 1985) was an American blues shouter from Kansas City, Missouri. According to songwriter Doc Pomus, "Rock and roll ...more
Josh Turner is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Age 41 from Hannah, South Carolina, United States of America
Joshua Otis Turner (born November 20, 1977) is an American country and gospel singer and actor. In 2003, he signed to MCA Nashville Records. That same year, his debut album's title track, ...more
Bulldog Turner is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Age Died at 79 (1919-1998) from Plains, Texas
Clyde Douglas "Bulldog" Turner (March 10, 1919 – October 30, 1998) was an American football player and coach. He was elected, as a player, to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1960 ...more
Anthea Turner is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Anthea Turner Age 58 from Stoke-on-Trent, Stoke-upon-Trent, United Kingdom
Anthea Millicent Turner (born 25 May 1960) is an English television presenter. She was a host of Blue Peter from 1992 until 1994, and of GMTV from 1994 until 1996.
Nat Turner is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Dec. at 31 (1800-1831) from Virginia
Nat Turner (October 2, 1800 – November 11, 1831) was an enslaved African-American mystical preacher who led a two-day rebellion of both enslaved and free black people in Southampton County, ...more
Sophie Turner is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Pamela Rogers Turner is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Age 41 from Tennessee
Pamela Joan Rogers (born July 1, 1977) is an American former elementary school physical education teacher and coach who taught in McMinnville, Tennessee. A convicted child molester and sexual ...more
Norv Turner is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Age 66 from Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina
Norvan Eugene Turner (born May 17, 1952) is an American football coach who is currently the offensive coordinator for the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League. Turner has also ...more
Aiden Turner is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Age 41 from Welwyn Garden City, England
Aiden John Turner (born 2 April 1977) is a British actor and model, best known for his role as Aidan Devane on All My Children.
Joe Lynn Turner is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Age 67 from Hackensack, New Jersey
Joe Lynn Turner (born Joseph Arthur Mark Linquito, August 2, 1951) is an American singer, guitarist, songwriter, and producer. He is known for his work in the hard rock bands Rainbow and Deep ...more
William Turner is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Dec. at 73 (1789-1862) from Black Bourton, United Kingdom
William Turner (29 November 1789 – 7 August 1862) was an English painter who specialised in watercolour landscapes. He was a contemporary of the more famous artist J. M. W. Turner and his style ...more
Brad Turner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Turner
Brad Turner (born June 22) is a Canadian film director, television director and photographer.