Celebrities Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson  

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Being a fairly common name, it's no surprise there are a lot of famous people with the last name Watson. Do you recognize all the celebrities whose last name is Watson on this list? Although not all of these people are related, they are all famous people with Watson as their surname. From athletes and actors to musicians and political figures, this list provides images of each famous Watson along with information about their lives. If your surname is also Watson, you very well could be related to some of the well-known people on this list. Examples of famous Watsons include Emma Watson, Emily Watson, and James D. Watson, but there are plenty of others on this list to learn about other than just those three.

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Emily Watson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 51 - Emily Margaret Watson, OBE is an English actress who gave an acclaimed debut film performance in Lars von Trier's Breaking the Waves. She is a two-time Academy Award nominee and four-time BAFTA ...more

James D. Watson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 90 - James Dewey Watson is an American molecular biologist, geneticist and zoologist, best known as one of the co-discoverers of the structure of DNA in 1953 with Francis Crick. Watson, Crick, and ...more

Bubba Watson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 39 - Gerry Lester "Bubba" Watson, Jr. is an American professional golfer who plays on the PGA Tour. One of the few left-handed golfers on tour, he is a multiple major champion, having won ...more

Lucy Watson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
Lucy Watson is a British journalist and newsreader, who is currently employed by ITN for ITV News. She formerly work as a news correspondent for ITV Breakfast programmes Daybreak and Lorraine ...more

Shane Watson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 36 - Shane Robert Watson is an Australian cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and a right-handed fast medium bowler. He debuted for the Australian cricket team in 2002, playing his first One Day ...more

Heather Watson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 25 - Heather Miriam Watson is a British female tennis player and the British No 1. Born in Guernsey, she trained and lived at the Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy in Florida, United States. On 16 July ...more

C. J. Watson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 33 - Charles Akeem Watson, Jr. is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Indiana Pacers of the National Basketball Association.

Lucy Watson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson

Doc Watson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
Dec. at 89 (1923-2012) - Arthel Lane "Doc" Watson was an American guitarist, songwriter, and singer of bluegrass, folk, country, blues, and gospel music. Watson won seven Grammy awards as well as a Grammy ...more

Barry Watson is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 43 - Michael Barrett "Barry" Watson is an American actor, known for his roles of Matthew "Matt" Camden on 7th Heaven, Brian Davis in What About Brian and Todd Deepler in Samantha

Alberta Watson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 63 - Faith Susan Alberta Watson, better known as Alberta Watson, was a Canadian film and television actress.

Tom Watson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 68 - Thomas Sturges Watson is an American professional golfer who has played on the PGA Tour and now plays mostly on the Champions Tour. In the 1970s and 1980s, Watson was one of the leading players ...more

Whipper Billy Watson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
Dec. at 75 (1915-1990) - William John Potts, OOnt was a Canadian professional wrestler best known by his ring name "Whipper" Billy Watson, and was a two-time world heavyweight wrestling champion.

Earl Watson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 38 - Earl Joseph Watson, Jr. is an American former professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association who is currently an assistant coach with the Austin Spurs of the NBA ...more

Paul Watson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 67 - Paul Franklin Watson is a Canadian environmental activist, who founded the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, a direct action group focused on marine conservation. The Toronto native joined a ...more

Bob Watson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 71 - Robert José Watson is an American sports executive. He was a first baseman and left fielder who played for the Houston Astros, Boston Red Sox, New York Yankees and Atlanta Braves from ...more

Johnny
Dec. at 61 (1935-1996) - John "Johnny 'Guitar'" Watson, Jr. was an American blues, soul, and funk musician and singer-songwriter. A flamboyant showman and electric guitarist in the style of T-Bone Walker, ...more

Kenny Watson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 40 - Kenneth Dwight Watson is a former American football running back. He was signed by the Washington Redskins as an undrafted free agent in 2001. He played college football at Penn State. Watson ...more

Austin Watson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 26 - Austin Watson is an American major junior ice hockey Center who is currently playing for the Milwaukee Admirals of the American Hockey League. He was selected 18th overall by the Nashville ...more

Diane Watson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 84 - Diane Edith Watson is a former US Representative for California's 33rd congressional district, serving from 2003 until 2011. She is a member of the Democratic Party. The district is located ...more

Mark Watson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 38 - Mark Watson is a screenwriter and actor.

Donald Watson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
Dec. at 95 (1910-2005) - Donald Watson was an English animal rights advocate who coined the word vegan and founded the Vegan Society.

Allen Watson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 47 - Allen Kenneth Watson is a high school baseball coach and former left-handed starting pitcher in professional baseball.

Michael Watson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 53 - Michael Watson, MBE is a retired British boxer whose career ended prematurely as a result of near-fatal injury sustained in a WBO super-middleweight title fight defeat by Chris Eubank in ...more

Joe Watson is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 74 - Joseph John Watson is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman who played for the Boston Bruins, Philadelphia Flyers, and Colorado Rockies during his National Hockey League career. ...more

Muse Watson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 69 - Muse Watson is an American stage and screen actor. He is best known for his roles as Charles Westmoreland on the Fox television series Prison Break and Mike Franks in NCIS.

Russell Watson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 51 - Russell Watson is an English tenor who has released singles and albums of both operatic-style and pop songs. The self-styled "People's Tenor" had been singing since he was a child, and ...more

Minor Watson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
Dec. at 76 (1889-1965) - Minor Watson was a prominent character actor. He appeared in 111 movies made between 1913 and 1956. His credits included, Boys Town, Yankee Doodle Dandy, Kings Row, Guadalcanal Diary, Bewitched, ...more

James Watson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
Dec. at 56 (1750-1806) - James Watson was a United States Senator representing the state of New York.

Albert Watson is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 76 - Albert Watson is a Scottish photographer well known for his fashion, celebrity and art photography, and whose work is featured in galleries and museums worldwide. He has shot over 200 covers of ...more

James Eli Watson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
Dec. at 84 (1864-1948) - James Eli Watson was a U.S. Representative and U.S. Senator from Indiana. He was the Senate's second official majority leader. While an article published by the Senate gives his year of birth as ...more

Benjamin Watson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 35 - Benjamin Watson is an American football tight end for the New Orleans Saints. He was drafted by the New England Patriots 32nd overall in the 2004 NFL draft. He played college football at ...more

Angela Watson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 42 - Angela Christine Watson is an American model and actress best known for her role on the American sitcom Step by Step, where she played one of the daughters, Karen Foster, of Suzanne Somers' ...more

Jeff Watson is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 61 - Jeff Watson is an American guitarist originally known as one of the founding members and lead guitarist of the band Night Ranger, in which he has played as co-guitarist with guitarist Brad ...more

Thomas A. Watson is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
Dec. at 80 (1854-1934) - Thomas Augustus Watson was an assistant to Alexander Graham Bell, notably in the invention of the telephone in 1876. He is best known because, as the recipient of the first telephone call - ...more

Dave Watson is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 56 - David "Dave" Watson is an English former professional footballer and Youth Team Coach at Premier League side Newcastle United. As a player he was a defender from 1980 to 2001. He ...more

Tony Watson is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 32 - Anthony "Tony" Michael Watson is a Major League Baseball left-handed relief pitcher currently on the Pittsburgh Pirates' active roster.

Junior Watson is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
Junior Watson is an American jump blues guitarist and singer.

Steve Watson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 44 - Steven Craig "Steve" Watson is a former English footballer, who retired after being released by Sheffield Wednesday on 15 May 2009.

Dale Watson is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 55 - Dale Watson is an American country/Texas Country singer, guitarist, songwriter, and self-published author based in Austin, Texas. He champions "Ameripolitan" as a new genre of original ...more

Jimmy Watson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 65 - James Charles Watson is a Canadian former professional ice hockey defenceman who played ten seasons in the National Hockey League for the Philadelphia Flyers.

Thomas E. Watson is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
Dec. at 66 (1856-1922) - Thomas Edward "Tom" Watson was an American politician, attorney, newspaper editor, and writer from Georgia. In the 1890s Watson championed poor farmers as a leader of the Populist ...more

Jack Watson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
Dec. at 84 (1915-1999) - Jack Watson, was an English actor who appeared in many British films and television dramas from the 1950s onwards. Watson was born in Thorney, Cambridgeshire, the son of a Gaiety Girl, Barbara ...more

Sheila Watson is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 64 - Sheila Anne Watson is a British priest in the Church of England. Since 2007, she has been Archdeacon of Canterbury. She was Archdeacon of Buckingham between 2002 and 2007.

John B. Watson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
Dec. at 80 (1878-1958) - John Broadus Watson was an American psychologist who established the psychological school of behaviorism. Watson promoted a change in psychology through his address Psychology as the Behaviorist ...more

Mark Watson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 44 - Mark Bradford Watson is an American former Major League Baseball player. A pitcher, Watson played for the Cleveland Indians, Seattle Mariners, and Cincinnati Reds. He also played in Japan for ...more

James Watson is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 45 - James "Jimmy" Watson is a British film and television actor. He trained at the Drama Studio London and at the Focus Theatre Studio, Dublin. Started his acting career playing Dr. John ...more

John S. Watson is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 62 - John S. Watson is executive vice president of Chevron Corporation. He is responsible for business development, mergers and acquisitions, strategic planning and the Project Resources Company, ...more

David K. Watson is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
Dec. at 69 (1849-1918) - David Kemper Watson was a U.S. Representative from Ohio. Born near London, Ohio, Watson was graduated from Dickinson College, Carlisle, Pennsylvania, in 1871 and from the law department of ...more

Bruce Watson is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Watson
age 57 - Bruce Watson is a Canadian-born Scottish guitarist, best known for being a founding member of the Scottish-based rock band Big Country. In the summer of 2007, Watson played in the Skids who had ...more