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

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Kanye West is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Kanye West age 39 - Kanye Omari West is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, director, painter, entrepreneur, and fashion designer. West first gained prominence as a producer for Roc-A-Fella ...more

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Jerry West is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Jerry West age 78 - Jerry Alan West is a retired American basketball player who played his entire professional career for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association. His nicknames include ...more

Mae West is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Mae West Died at 87 (1893-1980) - Mary Jane "Mae" West was an American actress, singer, playwright, screenwriter, and sex symbol whose entertainment career spanned seven decades. Known for her bawdy double entendres, ...more

Adam West is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Adam West age 88 - William "Bill" West Anderson, better known by his stage name Adam West, is an American actor. He is best known for the title role in the 1960s ABC series Batman and its theatrical ...more

Sienna West is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Sienna West age 38 - Sienna West is a pornographic actress.

Sadie West is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Sadie West age 27 - Sadie West is an American former pornographic actress.

David West is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
David West age 35 - David Moorer West is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Indiana Pacers of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for Xavier ...more

Dominic West is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Dominic West age 47 - Dominic Gerard Francis Eagleton West is an English actor. He is best known for portraying Detective Jimmy McNulty in the HBO drama series The Wire, and won the award for Leading Actor at the ...more

Shane West is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Shane West age 38 - Shane West is an American actor, punk rock musician and songwriter. West is known for his portrayal of Eli Sammler in the ABC family drama Once and Again, Landon Carter in A Walk to Remember, ...more

Delonte West is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Delonte West age 32 - Delonte Maurice West is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Texas Legends of the NBA Development League. He played college basketball for Saint Joseph's

Billy West is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Billy West age 64 - William Richard "Billy" West is an American voice actor, singer and comedian best known for his voice-over work in a number of television series, films and commercials. He has done ...more

Leslie West is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Leslie West age 71 - Leslie West is an American rock guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter. He is best known as a founding member of the hard rock band Mountain.

Allen West is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Allen West age 56 - Allen Bernard West is an American political commentator, former member of the United States House of Representatives, and retired U.S. Army lieutenant colonel. A member of the Republican Party, ...more

Chandra West is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Chandra West age 46 - Chandra K. West is a Canadian actress.

Rosemary West is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Rosemary West age 63 - Rosemary Pauline "Rose" West is a British serial killer, now an inmate at HMP Low Newton, Brasside, Durham, after being convicted of 10 murders in 1995. Her husband Fred, who committed ...more

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Dottie West is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Dottie West Died at 59 (1932-1991) - Dottie West was an American country music singer and songwriter. Along with her friends and co-recording artists Patsy Cline and Loretta Lynn, she is considered one of the genre's most ...more

Fred West is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Fred West Died at 54 (1941-1995) - Frederick Walter Stephen "Fred" West was an English serial killer. Between 1967 and 1987, West – alone and later with his second wife, serial killer Rosemary West – tortured and raped ...more

Allen West is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Allen West age 48 - Allen West is an American death metal guitarist who has been a member of Massacre, Obituary, Six Feet Under, Lowbrow, and Southwicked. He is considered to be a pioneering figure of the death ...more

Go West is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Go West Go West is an English pop duo, formed in 1982 by lead vocalist Peter Cox; and rhythm guitarist and backup vocalist Richard Drummie. The outfit enjoyed their peak of popularity between the mid ...more

Cornel West is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Cornel West age 63 - Cornel Ronald West is an American philosopher, academic, activist, author, public intellectual, and prominent member of the Democratic Socialists of America. The son of a Baptist minister, West ...more

Holly West is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Holly West age 35

Hannah West is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Hannah West age 28 - Hannah West is an actress.

Sandy West is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Sandy West Died at 47 (1959-2006) - Sandy West was an American musician, singer, songwriter and drummer. She was one of the founding members of the Runaways, the first teenage all-girl hard rock band to record and achieve ...more

April West is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
April West age 50

James Edward Maceo West is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
James Edward Maceo West age 86 - James Edward Maceo West is an American inventor and acoustician. Along with Gerhard Sessler, West developed the foil electret microphone in 1962 while developing instruments for human hearing ...more

Simon West is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Simon West age 56 - Simon West is an English film director. West started as a film editor with the BBC, then directed documentaries and commercials including many for Budweiser. His film directing career started ...more

Madeleine West is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Madeleine West age 35 - Madeleine West is an Australian actress from Melbourne, Australia. Known for her TV roles, having played Dee Bliss on the Australian soap opera Neighbours from 2000–2003, high-class escort Mel ...more

Shelly West is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Shelly West age 57 - Shelly West is an American country music singer. Her mother was the country music star Dottie West, whose career spanned three decades. The younger West reached her peak in popularity during the ...more

Kimber West is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Kimber West age 42

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Red West is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Red West age 81 - Robert Gene "Red" West is an American actor, film stuntman and songwriter. He was a close high school friend of rock and roll singer Elvis Presley. He is probably best known to ...more

James E. West is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
James E. West Died at 55 (1951-2006) - James Elton "Jim" West was an American politician. In 2005, while Mayor of Spokane, Washington, he was the target of allegations of the sexual abuse of boys twenty years earlier. These ...more

Timothy West is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Timothy West age 82 - Timothy Lancaster West, CBE is an English film, stage and television actor.

Andy West is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Andy West age 64 - Andy West is an American bass guitarist and composer who is an original founding member of the Dixie Dregs along with Steve Morse. Since the breakup of the original band in 1983, Andy West has ...more

Jim West is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Jim West age 49 - Jim West is a former Australian rules footballer, playing with the Sydney Swans from 1990 to 1992. Recruited from Glenelg Football Club in the South Australian National Football League, West ...more

David West is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
David West David West is a sound effects editor.

Debi Mae West is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Debi Mae West Debi Mae West is an American voice actress. In 2008, she won a Spike Video Game Award for voicing Meryl Silverburgh in Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots.

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

Samuel West is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Samuel West age 50 - Samuel Alexander Joseph West, also known as Sam West, is an English actor and director. He is perhaps best known for his role in the film Howards End and his work on stage.

Jim West is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Jim West age 63 - James "Jim" West, also known as Kimo West, is a Canadian guitarist, best known for working with "Weird Al" Yankovic. He auditioned for Yankovic after being introduced by ...more

Matthew West is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Matthew West age 39 - Matthew Joseph West is an American Contemporary Christian musician and actor. He has released five studio albums and is known for his songs "More", "You Are Everything", and ...more

Mark West is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Mark West age 55 - Mark Andre West is a retired American professional basketball player. A 6'10" center from Old Dominion University, West was selected by the Dallas Mavericks in the second round of the 1983 ...more

Josh West is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West

Doug West is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Doug West age 48 - Jeffery Douglas "Doug" West is a retired American professional basketball player. A 6'7" shooting guard/small forward from Villanova University, West was selected by the Minnesota ...more

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Way Out West is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Way Out West Way Out West are a UK progressive house, trance and progressive breaks group from Bristol, England consisting of producers and DJs Jody Wisternoff and Nick Warren. They came to fame in the 1990s ...more

Paula West is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Paula West age 56 - Paula West is an American jazz and cabaret singer known for her rich, powerful contralto voice and for her sensitive interpretations of an extraordinarily eclectic selection of songs ranging far ...more

Terry M. West is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Terry M. West age 50

Bernie West is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Bernie West Died at 92 (1918-2010) - Bernie West was an American television writer best known for his work in situation comedies such as All in the Family, its spinoff The Jeffersons, and Three's Company.

Randy West is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Randy West age 68 - Randy West is an American pornographic actor.

Taribo West is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Taribo West age 43 - Taribo West is a Nigerian former professional footballer who played as a defender. West represented the Nigerian national team in the 1998 and 2002 FIFA World Cups. He is also known for the ...more

Nathanael West is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is West
Nathanael West Died at 37 (1903-1940) - Nathanael West, born Nathan Weinstein, was an American author, screenwriter and satirist.