Entertainment Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young  

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

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Neil Young is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
age 73 - Neil Young is a singer-songwriter, Musician,film score composer, film producer, film director, actor and screenwriter.

Steve Young is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
age 57 - Jon Steven "Steve" Young is a former professional American football quarterback who played 14 seasons in the National Football League. Young played college football for Brigham Young ...more

Sean Young is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
age 59 - Sean Young is an American actress. She is best known for her performances in films from the 1980s such as Blade Runner, Dune, No Way Out, Wall Street and Cousins.

Cy Young is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
Dec. at 88 (1867-1955) - Denton True "Cy" Young was an American Major League Baseball pitcher. During his 21-year baseball career, he pitched for five different teams. Young established numerous pitching ...more

Angus Young is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
age 63 - Angus McKinnon Young is a Scottish-born Australian guitarist best known as a co-founder, lead guitarist, and songwriter of the Australian hard rock band, AC/DC. Known for his energetic ...more

Vince Young is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
age 35 - Vincent Paul Young, Jr. is a former American football quarterback who played in the National Football League for six seasons. Young was drafted by the Tennessee Titans with the third overall ...more

Gig Young is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
Dec. at 65 (1913-1978) - Gig Young was an American film, stage, and television actor. Known mainly for second leads and supporting roles, Young won an Academy Award for his performance as a slimy dance-marathon emcee in ...more

Nick Young is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
age 33 - Nicholas Aaron "Nick" Young is an American professional basketball player who plays for the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association. Standing at 6 ft 7 in, he plays ...more

Loretta Young is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
Dec. at 87 (1913-2000) - Loretta Young was an American actress. Starting as a child actress, she had a long and varied career in film from 1917 to 1953. She won the 1948 best actress Academy Award for her role in the ...more

Thaddeus Young is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
age 30 - Thaddeus Charles Young is an American professional basketball power forward with the Indiana Pacers of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for Georgia Tech. He is 6 ...more

Malcolm Young is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
age 66 - Malcolm Mitchell Young is a retired guitarist best known as a founder, rhythm guitarist, backing vocalist and songwriter for the Australian hard rock band AC/DC. Except for a brief absence in ...more

Lee Thompson Young is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
Dec. at 29 (1984-2013) - Lee Thompson Young was an American actor. He was known for his teenage role as the title character on the Disney Channel television series The Famous Jett Jackson and as Chris Comer in the movie ...more

Paul Young is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
age 63 - Paul Anthony Young is an English singer and musician. Formerly the frontman of the short-lived bands Kat Kool & the Kool Cats, Streetband and Q-Tips, his following solo success turned him ...more

Darren Young is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
age 40 - Darren Young is a Scottish football player and manager. Over the course of his career he has also played for Aberdeen, Dundee, Dunfermline Athletic and Greenock Morton. Between his spells at ...more

Bellamy Young is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
age 49 - Bellamy Young is an American television, film, theatre actress and producer, best known for her role as First Lady of the United States Melody "Mellie" Grant in the ABC drama series ...more

Will Young is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
age 40 - William Robert "Will" Young is a British singer-songwriter and actor who came to prominence after winning the 2002 inaugural series of the British music contest Pop Idol, making him ...more

Megan Young is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
age 28 - Megan Lynne Young is a Filipino-American actress, model, TV Host and beauty queen. She won the Miss World Philippines title and was later crowned as Miss World 2013 in Bali, Indonesia. The ...more

Ashley Young is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
age 33 - Ashley Simon Young is an English professional footballer who plays as a winger for Manchester United and the English national team. Born and raised in Hertfordshire, Young's father was from ...more

Robert Young is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
Dec. at 91 (1907-1998) - Robert George Young was an American television, film, and radio actor, best known for his leading roles as Jim Anderson, the father character in Father Knows Best, and the physician Marcus Welby ...more

Eric Young is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
age 39 - Jeremy Fritz is a Canadian professional wrestler and television personality, best known under his ring name Eric Young. He currently performs for Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. He is also the ...more

Chris Young is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
age 39 - Christopher Ryan "Chris" Young is an American professional baseball right-handed pitcher for the Kansas City Royals of Major League Baseball. He made his major league debut on August ...more

Sarah Louise Young is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young

Lester Young is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
Dec. at 50 (1909-1959) - Lester Willis Young, nicknamed "Pres" or "Prez", was an American jazz tenor saxophonist and occasional clarinetist. Coming to prominence while a member of Count Basie's ...more

Kara Young is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
age 44 - Kara Young is a fashion model.

Chris Young is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Whose Last Name Is Young
age 33 - Christopher Alan "Chris" Young is an American country music artist. In 2006, he was declared the winner of the television program Nashville Star, a singing competition which aired on ...more