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Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss 

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 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
Age 55 from Tuxedo, New York
Walter William Weiss (born November 28, 1963) is an American former professional baseball shortstop and manager and coach for the Atlanta Braves. He played in Major League Baseball from 1987 ...more
Janet Weiss is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Age 53 from Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Janet Lee Weiss (born September 24, 1965) is a rock drummer, best known as a former member of Sleater-Kinney and a current member of Quasi. She was the drummer for Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks, ...more
Stephen Weiss is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Age 35 from Toronto, Canada
Stephen Weiss (born April 3, 1983) is a Canadian former professional ice hockey centre who most recently played for the Detroit Red Wings, as well as the Florida Panthers, who drafted him fourth ...more
Peter Weiss is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Dec. at 66 (1916-1982) from Babelsberg, Eurasia, Germany
Peter Ulrich Weiss (8 November 1916 – 10 May 1982) was a German writer, painter, graphic artist, and experimental filmmaker of adopted Swedish nationality. He is particularly known for his plays ...more
Michael T. Weiss is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Age 53 from USA, Chicago, Illinois
Michael Terry Weiss (born February 2, 1962) is an American actor.
Shaun Weiss is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Age 39 from Montvale, New Jersey, USA
Shaun Weiss (August 27, 1978) is an American television and film actor. Weiss started his acting career as Elvis on Pee-wee's Playhouse, but his breakout role came when he earned the part of ...more
Gary Weiss is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is 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
Age 76 from Easton, Pennsylvania
Robert William Weiss (born May 7, 1942) is an American professional basketball coach and former professional basketball player and coach.
Michael Weiss is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Age 42 from Washington, D.C., United States of America
Michael Weiss (born August 2, 1976) is an American former competitive and currently professional figure skater. He is in the U.S. Figure Skating Hall of Fame and is a three-time national ...more
Vladimír Weiss is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Age 29 from Bratislava, Slovakia
Vladimír Weiss (Slovak pronunciation: [ˈʋlaɟimiːɾ ˈʋajs]; born 30 November 1989) is a Slovak footballer who plays as a midfielder for Al-Gharafa.
Gaia Weiss is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Age 27 from Paris, France
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 Dec. at 89 (1921-2010) from Manhattan, New York City, New York
George David Weiss (April 9, 1921 – August 23, 2010) was an American songwriter and arranger, who had been a 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
Orion Weiss (born November 8, 1981) 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 (born 1955) is a Canadian neurobiologist.
Sam Weiss is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Sam Weiss Dec. at 75 (1926-2001) from Providence, Rhode Island
Sam Weiss is a film director.
Alan Weiss is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Alan Weiss Age 69 from New York City, New York
Alan Weiss (born 1950 in New York City) is an American musician. His first instrument was classical guitar, which he studied with Andrés Segovia. When he was ten years old he changed ...more
Emanuel Weiss is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Dec. at 38 (1906-1944) from New York City, New York
Emanuel "Mendy" Weiss (June 11, 1906 – March 4, 1944) was a New York organized crime figure who was an associate of the notorious Louis Buchalter and part of Buchalter's criminal ...more
Kenneth P. Weiss is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Kenneth P. Weiss
Kenneth Weiss may refer to: Kenneth M. Weiss, Professor of Anthropology and Genetics at Pennsylvania State University Kenneth P. Weiss, American entrepreneur, human factors engineer and inventor ...more
Philip Weiss is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Age 64 from Boston, Massachusetts
Philip Weiss is an American journalist who co-edits Mondoweiss ("a news website devoted to covering American foreign policy in the Middle East, chiefly from a progressive Jewish ...more
Jerry Weiss is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Jerry Weiss
Jerry Weiss (born May 1, 1946 in New York City) is an American trumpet and flugelhorn player, best known as a founding member of the jazz fusion band Blood, Sweat & Tears. He appeared on ...more
Carl Weiss is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
Dec. at 29 (1906-1935) from Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Carl Austin Weiss Sr. (December 6, 1906 – September 8, 1935) was an American physician from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, who was implicated in the assassination of U.S. Senator Huey Long, at the ...more
Glenn Weiss is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
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
Age 60 from Medicine Hat, Canada
Roberta Weiss (born November 15, 1961 in Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada) is a Canadian actress. She sometimes works professionally as Roberta Bizeau. Weiss played Flame Beaufort on NBC's soap ...more
David N. Weiss is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Weiss
David Nathan Weiss (born 1960) 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 ...more