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

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Walt Weiss is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Walt Weiss age 52 - Walter William "Walt" Weiss is a former shortstop in Major League Baseball and current manager of the Colorado Rockies. Weiss was a member of the 1998 National League All-Star Team. He ...more

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Janet Weiss is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Janet Weiss age 50 - Janet Lee Weiss is a rock drummer, best known as a member of Sleater-Kinney and currently also a member of Quasi. She was the drummer for Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks, leaving after the album ...more

Stephen Weiss is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Stephen Weiss age 32 - Stephen Weiss is a Canadian professional ice hockey centre, who is currently playing for the Detroit Red Wings of the National Hockey League. Weiss formerly played for the Florida Panthers, who ...more

Peter Weiss is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Peter Weiss Died at 66 (1916-1982) - Peter Weiss was a writer, painter, graphic artist and filmmaker.

Michael T. Weiss is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Michael T. Weiss age 53 - Michael Terry Weiss is an American actor.

Shaun Weiss is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Shaun Weiss age 37 - Shaun Weiss is an American television and film actor. Weiss started his acting career as Elvis on Pee-wee's Playhouse. He is best known for his portrayal of Greg Goldberg in The Mighty Ducks ...more

Gary Weiss is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Gary Weiss Gary Weiss is an American investigative journalist, columnist and author of two books that critically examine the ethics and morality of Wall Street. He was also a contributing editor for ...more

Bob Weiss is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Bob Weiss age 74 - Robert William "Bob" Weiss is an American professional basketball coach and former professional basketball player. He is currently serving as an assistant coach for the Charlotte ...more

Michael Weiss is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Michael Weiss age 39 - Michael Weiss is an American former competitive and currently professional figure skater. He is a three-time national champion a two-time World bronze medalist, and a two-time Olympic team

Vladimír Weiss is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Vladimír Weiss age 27 - Vladimír Weiss is a Slovak footballer who plays as a winger for Lekhwiya SC in the Qatar Stars League.

Gaia Weiss is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Gaia Weiss age 25 - Gaia Weiss is a French model and actress. Weiss's filmography includes Mary Queen of Scots, The Legend of Hercules and Vikings.

George David Weiss is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
George David Weiss Died at 89 (1921-2010) - George David Weiss was an American songwriter and former President of the Songwriters Guild of America.

Orion Weiss is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Orion Weiss age 35 - Orion Weiss is an American classical pianist.

Samuel Weiss is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Samuel Weiss Samuel Weiss is a Canadian neurobiologist. Weiss was an undergraduate at McGill University, where he received a B.Sc. in Biochemistry. He then went on to take his Ph.D. in Neurobiology at the ...more

Sam Weiss is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Sam Weiss Died at 75 (1926-2001) - Sam Weiss is a film director.

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Alan Weiss is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Alan Weiss age 67 - Alan Weiss is an American musician. His first instrument was classical guitar, which he studied with Andrés Segovia. When he was ten years old he changed definitely to the piano, studying ...more

Emanuel Weiss is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Emanuel Weiss Died at 38 (1906-1944) - Emanuel "Mendy" Weiss was a New York organized crime figure who was an associate of the notorious Louis Buchalter and part of Buchalter's criminal organization known as Murder, Inc. ...more

Kenneth P. Weiss is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Kenneth P. Weiss Kenneth P. Weiss is an American entrepreneur, human factors engineer and inventor. He invented the SecurID Card, now a trademark of RSA Security.

Philip Weiss is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Philip Weiss age 60 - Philip Weiss is an American journalist who co-edits Mondoweiss with journalist Adam Horowitz. Weiss describes himself as an anti-Zionist and rejects the label "post-Zionist."

Jerry Weiss is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Jerry Weiss age 69 - Jerry Weiss is an American trumpet and flugelhorn player, best known as a founding member of the jazz fusion band Blood, Sweat & Tears. Weiss appeared on Blood, Sweat & Tears critically ...more

Carl Weiss is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Carl Weiss Died at 29 (1906-1935) - Carl Austin Weiss, Sr., was an American physician from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, who assassinated nationally famous U.S. Senator Huey Pierce Long, Jr., at the Louisiana State Capitol on September ...more

Glenn Weiss is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Glenn Weiss age 55 - Glenn Weiss is a TV director and producer.

Gary Weiss is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Gary Weiss

Roberta Weiss is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Roberta Weiss age 58 - Roberta Weiss is a Canadian actress. She sometimes works professionally as Roberta Bizeau. She played Flame Beaufort on NBC's soap opera Santa Barbara.

David N. Weiss is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
David N. Weiss David N. Weiss is an American writer, lecturer and labor leader. He is a screenwriter of films, including All Dogs go to Heaven, The Rugrats Movie, Shrek 2, Clockstoppers, Jimmy Neutron: Boy ...more

Andrea Weiss is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Andrea Weiss age 59 - Andrea Weiss is a writer.

Barry Weiss is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Barry Weiss age 56 - Barry Weiss is an American music executive. He served as chairman and CEO of The Island Def Jam Music Group and Universal Republic Records from 2011 to 2014, RCA/Jive Label Group from 2008 to ...more

David Weiss is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
David Weiss Died at 66 (1946-2012) - David Weiss is a film director and screen writer.

Julie Weiss is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Julie Weiss Julie Weiss is a costume designer.

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Theodore Weiss is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Theodore Weiss Died at 87 (1916-2003) - Theodore Russell Weiss was an American poet, and literary magazine editor.

Joan Binder Weiss is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Joan Binder Weiss Joan Binder Weiss is an American television screenwriter and producer. Most notably, Weiss has written several episodes for both Gilmore Girls and Everwood, although other writing credits ...more

Fredric Weiss is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Fredric Weiss Fredric Weiss is a screenwriter.

Paul Weiss is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Paul Weiss Died at 101 (1901-2002) - Paul Weiss was an American philosopher.

D. B. Weiss is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
D. B. Weiss age 45 - Daniel Brett "D. B." Weiss is an American author, screenwriter, producer, and director. Along with his collaborator David Benioff, he is best known as as screenwriter, executive ...more

Ernst Weiss is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Ernst Weiss Died at 58 (1882-1940) - Dr Ernst Weiss was a German-speaking Austrian author of Jewish descent. He is the author of Der Augenzeuge, a novel dealing with the Hitler period.

Heinz Weiss is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Heinz Weiss Died at 89 (1921-2010) - Heinz Weiss is an actor.

Harriett Weiss is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss

Vladimír Weiss is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Vladimír Weiss age 76 - Vladimír Weiss is a former Czechoslovak football defender and later coach. He won the Olympic silver medal for Czechoslovakia at the 1964 Summer Olympics.

Jonathan M. Weiss is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Jonathan M. Weiss age 73 - Jonathan Mark Weiss is an American scholar of French literature and social science whose extensive publications include literary and theatre criticism, essays on Franco-American relations, a ...more

Rob Weiss is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Rob Weiss Rob Weiss is an American television and film producer, screenwriter, actor, and director. His break came in 1993 when he wrote and directed the 1993 film Amongst Friends. The film was well ...more

Zohren Weiss is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Zohren Weiss age 29 - Zohren Weiss is an actor.

Jennifer Weiss is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Jennifer Weiss age 56 - Jennifer Weiss is a former Democratic member of the North Carolina General Assembly and a stay-at-home mom. She represented the state's thirty-fifth House district, located in Wake County. Weiss ...more

Alan Weiss is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Alan Weiss age 61 - Alan Weiss is an American mathematician, a pioneer in the usage of large deviations theory in performance evaluation and related areas. Weiss received his B.Sc. in mathematics and physics from ...more

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Avi Weiss is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Avi Weiss age 73 - Avraham Haim Yosef haCohen Weiss is an American Modern Orthodox ordained rabbi, author, teacher, lecturer, and activist who heads the Hebrew Institute of Riverdale in The Bronx, New York, from ...more

Joel Weiss is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Joel Weiss Joel Weiss is an actor.

Robert K. Weiss is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Robert K. Weiss age 73 - Robert K. Weiss is an American film and television producer. His productions include films by director John Landis, producer Lorne Michaels, and the “Z. A. Z.” team of Jim Abrahams, David ...more

Leon C. Weiss is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Leon C. Weiss Died at 71 (1882-1953) - Leon Charles Weiss was a politically connected American architect who designed most major monuments of the Huey Pierce Long, Jr., gubernatorial administration in Louisiana, including the ...more

Amy Weiss is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Amy Weiss Amy Weiss is a television producer.

Louise Weiss is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Louise Weiss Died at 90 (1893-1983) - Louise Weiss was a French author, journalist, feminist and European politician.

Arthur Weiss is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Arthur Weiss Died at 68 (1912-1980) - Arthur Weiss was an American script writer for two decades on action/adventure TV shows like Mission: Impossible, Mannix, The Fugitive, Super Friends, The Time Tunnel and Sea Hunt. His most ...more