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Old 08-17-2010, 09:32 AM
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Pairs of famous people who are not (closely) related but share the same first and last name:

1. Paul Simon (Senator from Illinois) and Paul Simon (singer with Garfunkel and solo)
2. Jerry Lewis & Jerry Lee Lewis
3. Alex Gonzalez (a major league shortstop) and Alex Gonzalez (another major league shortstop)
4. Steve Davis (snooker player) and Steve Davis (cricket umpire)
5. Bob Welch (baseball pitcher) and Bob Welch (singer)
6. William "Willie" Mays (baseball player) and William "Billy" Mays (dead TV pitchman)
7. Michael Young (baseball player) and Michael Young (Lebanese libertarian writer)
8. James "Jim" Morrison (dead rock star) and James Morrison (actor)
9. Richard Burton (actor) and Richard Burton (explorer)
10. Vanessa L. Williams (actress) and Vanessa A. Williams (another actress)
11. Anne Hathaway (actress) and Anne Hathaway (Shakespeare's wife)
12. Richard Hatch (fat naked Survivor winner) and Richard Hatch (Battlestar Galactica actor)

(sorry to bogart the thread, but I thought of those Dicks right after posting)