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Who Is The Most Famous Chester In The World?

Updated January 18, 2021 274 votes 26 voters 11.4k views34 items

List RulesVote up all of the Chesters you've heard of.

How many celebrities named Chester can you think of? The famous Chesters below have many different professions, including notable actors named Chester, famous athletes named Chester, and even musicians named Chester.

Chester Bennington is certainly one of the most famous Chesters on this list. One of the famous singers named Chester, he was the lead vocalist for the band Linkin Park. “Numb,” “In the End,” and “Crawling” are among the group's biggest hits.

Another of the famous people with the first name Chester is Chester A. Arthur. He served as the 21st President of the United States. He was previously the vice president and took over the top job after President James A. Garfield was assassinated.

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    Chester Charles Bennington (March 20, 1976 – July 20, 2017) was an American singer,...  more

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    Chester Alan Arthur (October 5, 1829 – November 18, 1886) was an American attorney and...  more

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    Chester Cortez Thompson (born December 11, 1948) is an American drummer, percussionist,...  more

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    Chester Conklin

    1886-01-11
    Chester Cooper Conklin (January 11, 1886 – October 11, 1971) was an early American film ...  more
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    Chester Kallman

    1921-01-07
    Chester Simon Kallman (January 7, 1921 – January 18, 1975) was an American poet, librettist,...  more
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    Chester Feldman

    1926-01-08
    Chester Feldman (January 8, 1926 – May 25, 1997) was an American producer of game shows born...  more
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    Chester Morris

    1901-02-16
    John Chester Brooks Morris (February 16, 1901 – September 11, 1970) was an American stage,...  more
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    Chester Dent

    1963-11-22
    Chester Dent is a producer/director from the UK with prime-time credits for the BBC, Channel 4...  more
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    Chester McGlockton

    1969-09-16
    Chester McGlockton (September 16, 1969 – November 30, 2011) was an American football defensive...  more
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    Chester W. Nimitz

    1885-02-24
    Chester William Nimitz, Sr. (; February 24, 1885 – February 20, 1966) was a fleet admiral of...  more
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    Chester Gould

    1900-11-20
    Chester Gould (; November 20, 1900 – May 11, 1985) was an American cartoonist, best known as...  more
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    Chester Biscardi (b. Kenosha, Wisconsin, October 19, 1948; nicknamed Chet) is an Italian...  more
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    Chester Withey

    1887-11-08
    Chester "Chet" Withey (8 November 1887, Park City, Utah – 6 October 1939, California) was an...  more
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    Chester Ashley

    1790-06-01
    Chester Ashley (June 1, 1790 – April 29, 1848) was an American politician who represented...  more
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    Chester W. Taylor

    1883-07-16
    Chester William Taylor (July 16, 1883 – July 17, 1931) was a U.S. Representative from...  more
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    Chester Borrows

    1957-06-20
    Kerry James "Chester" Borrows (born 20 June 1957) was a National Party member of the New...  more
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    Chester Pitts

    1979-06-26
    Chester Morise Pitts II (born June 26, 1979) is a former American football offensive lineman...  more
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    Chester Turner

    1966-11-05
    Chester Dewayne Turner (born November 5, 1966) is an American convicted serial killer. On...  more

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    Chester Brewer

    1875-11-26
    Chester Leland Brewer (November 26, 1875 – April 16, 1953) was an American football,...  more
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    Chester Hardy Aldrich

    1862-11-10
    Chester Hardy Aldrich (November 10, 1863 – March 10, 1924) was an American politician. A...  more
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    Chester Marcol

    1949-10-24
    Czesław Bolesław "Chester" Marcol (born October 24, 1949 in Opole, Poland) is a former...  more
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    Chester R. Bender

    1914-03-14
    Chester R. Bender (March 14, 1914 – July 20, 1996) served as the fourteenth Commandant of the...  more
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    Chester Taylor

    1979-09-22
    Chester Lamar Taylor (born September 22, 1979) is a former American football running back in...  more
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    Chester Anderson

    1932-08-11
    Chester Valentine John Anderson (August 11, 1932 - April 11, 1991) was a novelist, poet, and...  more
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    Chester A. Kowal

    1904-08-17
    Chester A. Kowal (August 17, 1904 – September 28, 1966) was an American politician, a...  more